In case you missed it: February 15 to February 19

February 19, 2021

It was a very busy week for the Contemporary Pediatrics team.

This week’s top articles included:

Maternal heart health in pregnancy appears to impact child’s heart health

A report adds cardiovascular health in pregnancy as another determining factor of a child’s future health.

Texting LGB+ teen girls to promote pregnancy prevention behavior

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, or other sexual minority (LGB+) teenaged girls are more likely to get pregnant than their peers. Could a text message program help reduce this?

Tips for practice management

As technology and the role that clinicians have with running the practice have changed, so have the needs for practice management. Andrew J. Schuman, MD, FAAP, shares his guidance for practice management.

Posttraumatic stress after disaster doesn’t always lead to chronic symptoms

Natural disasters can cause extreme stress. An investigation examines the trajectories of posttraumatic stress following such disasters.