What's new on Contemporary Pediatrics: September 27 to October 1

A look at what to expect from Contemporary Pediatrics this week

School nurses and nurse practitioners play an important role in assessing the child’s health status related to obesity, potential for co-morbidities, and implementing appropriate management strategies.

The cost of hospitalization can be very expensive for families and cost transparency is not common. What do parents want?

Plus, a parent's understanding of his or her child's condition can impact the course of that child's care and outcomes. A study examines how much parents with children who have cerebral palsy understand the nature of their child's condition type.