In case you missed it: February 8 to February 12

February 12, 2021

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

This week’s top articles included:

How the pandemic impacts suicidal behavior

The loneliness and isolation of the pandemic has wreaked havoc on the mental health of many. A report examines whether this translated into more suicidal ideation and behavior.

Impact of bisphenols on asthma morbidity

Ubiquitous in consumer products like plastic food containers, bisphenols have been linked to pediatric asthma. A report examines whether the substance has ties to asthma morbidity.

Examining the adverse event potential of rituximab

Rituximab is a common immunotherapy in pediatrics. Is it linked to long-term adverse events?

The perfect storm: In­fluenza and RSV during the season of COVID-19

Traditional flu season has collided with the pandemic. Here’s what you need to know.