In case you missed it: November 9 to November 13

November 13, 2020

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

This week’s top articles included:

Vaccine hesitancy impacts flu shot coverage

Vaccine hesitancy has led to reductions in many childhood vaccines. A report offers insight into how it impacts influenza vaccination.

Utilizing home visits to tackle early childhood obesity in Native children

Native Americans are disproportionately impacted by early childhood obesity. Can home visits help turn the tide?

Impact of neighborhood economy on a child’s brain

Household poverty has been linked to suboptimal outcomes. A report investigates how neighborhood-level poverty impacts the brain of a minor.

New guidelines for community-acquired pneumonia

Recommendations on the diagnosis and management of community-acquired pneumonia.