In case you missed it: January 24 to 28

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

This week’s top articles included:

Does the COVID-19 vaccine help protect against MIS-C?

The COVID-19 vaccine protects against disease and severe effects, but can it help reduce the risk of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C)?

Safety is key to winter activities for children

The winter weather means the chance to sled, ski, and participate in other fun outdoor recreation, which also carry safety risks. A poll asked parents what safety measures their children practice when participating in winter activities.

What brexpiprazole brings to the treatments for schizophrenia in pediatric patients

Abigail Donovan, MD, discusses what brexpiprazole can do for treating schizophrenia in older children.

Boosters not needed for healthy children and adolescents

The World Health Organization recently declared that boosters are not necessary for children and adolescents in good health.