Pediatrics

Pediatric quality measures initiatives gain momentum

The development of pediatric-specific quality measurements – especially those that focus on outcomes – ...

As pediatric EHR use rises, accessing meaningful use incentives remains a challenge

FROM PEDIATRICS Pediatricians are adopting electronic health records, but getting access to financial incentives ...

FDA approves pediatric dosage of QNASL

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the 40-mcg dose of QNASL for use ...

State concussion laws boost health care use in children

FROM JAMA PEDIATRICS Health care utilization for concussion among children has increased significantly, partly ...

ADHD and conduct disorder boost youth alcohol, tobacco use

FROM DRUG AND ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE Adolescents diagnosed with both attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and conduct disorder ...