Advances in Pediatrics reviews the year’s most important findings and updates within the field in order to provide pediatricians with the current clinical information they need to improve outcomes in children. A distinguished editorial board, led by Dr. Carol Berkowitz, identifies key areas of major progress and controversy and invites preeminent specialists to contribute original articles devoted to these topics. These insightful overviews in pediatrics inform and enhance clinical practice by bringing concepts to a clinical level and exploring their everyday impact on patient care.
Contains 19 articles on such topics as postoperative opioid prescribing, use, and disposal in pediatrics; pediatric hyperthyroidism; HSV in adolescents; vaccine hesitancy in children; race and ethnicity in clinical trials; and the impact of COVID on children with special needs.
Provides in-depth, clinical reviews in pediatrics, providing actionable insights for clinical practice.
Presents the latest information in the field under the leadership of an experienced editorial team. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create these timely topic-based reviews.
Edited by Carol D. Berkowitz, MD, Executive Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics,
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, David
Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Torrance, California