In case you missed it: January 17 to 21

A look at what the Contemporary Pediatrics team covered this week.

This week’s top articles included:

Comparing rates of self-harm during the pandemic to the preceding time

An investigation examines whether self-harm, suicide or suicidal ideation in children and adolescents saw an increase during the pandemic, as anticipated by many clinicians.

Investigating outcomes for extremely preterm infants

Scientific advances have led to more extremely preterm infants surviving delivery. What are the outcomes for these infants?

CDC updates mask guidance

With increased infectivity of Omicron, the Centers for Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated the guidance on the best mask types to use.

What does health equity mean?

A perspective on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Innovation Center roundtable on health equity.