In case you missed it: October 5 to October 9

October 9, 2020

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

This week’s top articles included:

Dr. Anthony Fauci talks COVID-19 at AAP conference

During the virtual 2020 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition, Dr. Anthony Fauci sat down with Dr. Sally Goza to talk about the history of COVID-19, multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children, and the potential vaccine.

How to overcome discomfort with the genital exam

Premi Suresh, MD, addressed the discomfort that many clinicians may feel when faced with a genital exam and offered guidance on how to become more comfortable as well as common findings.

Climate change and pediatric infectious disease

The focus on climate change is frequently on the macro level, but the ramifications can be felt closer to home as well. Saul R. Hymes, MD, discusses its impact on tick-borne diseases and other disease.

Keep an eye out for congenital cytomegalovirus

A presentation at the virtual 2020 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition offers insight into the prevalence of congenital cytomegalovirus and potential treatment plans.