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Apr, 2014
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Authors:

Fiks, AG, Mayne, S, Karavite, DJ, DeBartolo, E, Grundmeier, RW

We describe the user-centered development of an electronic medical record–based portal, “MyAsthma,” designed to facilitate shared decision making in pediatric asthma. Interviews and focus groups with 7 parents of children with asthma and 51 clinical team members elicited 2 overarching re...

Dec, 2013
Article
Authors:

Goyal MK, Dowshen N, Mehta A, Hayes K, Lee S, Mistry RD

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate pediatric primary care provider (PCP) HIV screening practices, knowledge, and attitudes. STUDY DESIGN: Anonymous cross-sectional, internet-based survey of pediatric PCPs from 29 primary care practices. Survey items assessed current HIV screening practices and kno...

Dec, 2013
Article
Authors:

Yun K, Chesnokova A, Matone M, Luan X, Localio AR, Rubin DM

OBJECTIVES: We examined the impact of a maternal-child home visitation program on birth spacing for first-time Latina mothers, focusing on adolescents and women who identified as Mexican or Puerto Rican. METHODS: This was a retrospective cohort study. One thousand Latina women enrolled ...

Dec, 2013
Article
Authors:

Feemster KA, Offit P

According to a recent study of surveillance data from the Vaccine Safety Datalink published in this journal, 48.7% of children were undervaccinated at some time prior to their second birthday and 1 in 8 were undervaccinated owing to parental choice to delay or refuse certain vaccines.1 U...

Nov, 2013
Article
Authors:

Fieldston ES, Zaniletti I, Hall M, Colvin JD, Gottlieb L, Macy ML, Alpern ER, Morse RB, Hain PD, Sills MR, Frank G, Shah SS

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Child health is influenced by biomedical and socioeconomic factors. Few studies have explored the relationship between community-level income and inpatient resource utilization for children. Our objective was to analyze inpatient costs for children hospitalized...

Nov, 2013
Article
Authors:

Kenyon CC, Melvin PR, Chiang VW, Elliott MN, Schuster MA, Berry JG

OBJECTIVE: To assess the timing of pediatric asthma rehospitalization, variation in rate of rehospitalization across hospitals, and factors associated with rehospitalization at different intervals. STUDY DESIGN: Retrospective cohort analysis of 44 204 hospitalizations for children with ...

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