In case you missed it: February 22 to February 26

February 26, 2021

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

This week’s top articles included:

School vision screening and eyeglass programs lead to eyeglass wearing compliance

Do school-based vision screenings and eyeglass delivery programs increase eyeglass wearing in children? An investigation offers some answers.

Are primary prevention strategies altering the course of the perfect storm?

As the 2020-2021 influenza season loomed, many in health care worried that the seasonal disease would add to the extraordinary burden of coronavirus disease 2019 and create a perfect storm. Have various prevention strategies helped prevent this potential issue?

Differentiating between MIS-C and severe COVID-19

A case series offers insight on how to separate multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) and severe acute coronavirus 2019 disease (COVID-19).

Using a program to combat teen insomnia

It is crucial that teenagers get adequate sleep, but unfortunately some may battle insomnia. Could a brief intervention help improve outcomes?