Press Releases


  • United States Adolescents' Television, Computer, Videogame, Smartphone, and Tablet Use: Associations with Sugary Drinks, Sleep, Physical Activity, and Obesity

    Erica L. Kenney, Steven L. Gortmaker
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 182, p144–149
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    Neurocognitive Function in Children with Primary Hypertension

    Marc B. Lande, Donald L. Batisky, Juan C. Kupferman, Joshua Samuels, Stephen R. Hooper, Bonita Falkner, Shari R. Waldstein, Peter G. Szilagyi, Hongyue Wang, Jennifer Staskiewicz, Heather R. Adams
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 180, p148–155.e1
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    The Influence of Televised Food Commercials on Children's Food Choices: Evidence from Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex Activations

    Amanda S. Bruce, Stephen W. Pruitt, Oh-Ryeong Ha, J. Bradley C. Cherry, Timothy R. Smith, Jared M. Bruce, Seung-Lark Lim
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 177, p27–32.e1
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    Knowledge, Attitudes, and Risk for Sudden Unexpected Infant Death in Children of Adolescent Mothers: A Qualitative Study

    Michelle Caraballo, Suzuho Shimasaki, Katherine Johnston, Gregory Tung, Karen Albright, Ann C. Halbower
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 174, p78–83.e2
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    Influence of Relative Age on Diagnosis and Treatment of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Taiwanese Children

    Mu-Hong Chen, Wen-Hsuan Lan, Ya-Mei Bai, Kai-Lin Huang, Tung-Ping Su, Shih-Jen Tsai, Cheng-Ta Li, Wei-Chen Lin, Wen-Han Chang, Tai-Long Pan, Tzeng-Ji Chen, Ju-Wei Hsu
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 172, p162–167.e1


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    Commercial Television Exposure, Fast Food Toy Collecting, and Family Visits to Fast Food Restaurants among Families Living in Rural Communities

    Jennifer A. Emond, Amy M. Bernhardt, Diane Gilbert-Diamond, Zhigang Li, James D. Sargent
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 168
  • Prevalence of Youth Fitness in the United States: Baseline Results from the NFL PLAY 60 FITNESSGRAM Partnership Project

    Yang Bai, Pedro F. Saint-Maurice, Gregory J. Welk, Kelly Allums-Featherston, Norma Candelaria, Katelin Anderson
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 167, Issue 3, p662–668
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    Parental Concerns, Provider Response, and Timeliness of Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis

    Katharine Elizabeth Zuckerman, Olivia Jasmine Lindly, Brianna Kathleen Sinche
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 166, Issue 6, p1431–1439.e1
    Published online: April 14, 2015
  • Melanoma Incidence in Children and Adolescents: Decreasing Trends in the United States

    Laura B. Campbell, Kathryn L. Kreicher, Haley R. Gittleman, Kyle Strodtbeck, Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, Jeremy S. Bordeaux
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 166, Issue 6, p1505–1513


  • The Protective Role of Family Meals for Youth Obesity: 10-Year Longitudinal Associations

    Jerica M. Berge, Melanie Wall, Tsun-Fang Hsueh, Jayne A. Fulkerson, Nicole Larson, Dianne Neumark-Sztainer
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 166, Issue 2, p296–301
  • Outdoor Time Is Associated with Physical Activity, Sedentary Time, and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Youth

    Lee Schaefer, Ronald C. Plotnikoff, Sumit R. Majumdar, Rebecca Mollard, Meaghan Woo, Rashik Sadman, Randi Lynn Rinaldi, Normand Boulé, Brian Torrance, Geoff D.C. Ball, Paul Veugelers, Paul Wozny, Linda McCargar, Shauna Downs, Richard Lewanczuk, Douglas Gleddie, Jonathan McGavock
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 165, Issue 3, p516–521
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    Independent and Combined Influence of the Components of Physical Fitness on Academic Performance in Youth

    Irene Esteban-Cornejo, Carlos Ma Tejero-González, David Martinez-Gomez, Juan del-Campo, Ana González-Galo, Carmen Padilla-Moledo, James F. Sallis, Oscar L. Veiga on behalf of the UP & DOWN Study Group
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 165, Issue 2, p306–312.e2
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    Sleep Duration Predicts Cardiometabolic Risk in Obese Adolescents

    Heidi B. IglayReger, Mark D. Peterson, Dongmei Liu, Christine A. Parker, Susan J. Woolford, Bethany J. (Sallinen) Gafka, Fauziya Hassan, Paul M. Gordon
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 164, Issue 5, p1085–1090.e1


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    Alterations in Brain Structure and Neurodevelopmental Outcome in Preterm Infants Hospitalized in Different Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Environments

    Roberta G. Pineda, Jeff Neil, Donna Dierker, Christopher D. Smyser, Michael Wallendorf, Hiroyuki Kidokoro, Lauren C. Reynolds, Stephanie Walker, Cynthia Rogers, Amit M. Mathur, David C. Van Essen, Terrie Inder
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 164, Issue 1, p52–60.e2
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    Root Causes, Clinical Effects, and Outcomes of Unintentional Exposures to Buprenorphine by Young Children

    Eric J. Lavonas, William Banner, Pamela Bradt, Becki Bucher-Bartelson, Kimberly R. Brown, Pradeep Rajan, Lenn Murrelle, Richard C. Dart, Jody L. Green
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 163, Issue 5, p1377–1383.e3
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    Efficacy of Flow Restrictors in Limiting Access of Liquid Medications by Young Children

    Maribeth C. Lovegrove, Stephanie Hon, Robert J. Geller, Kathleen O. Rose, Lee M. Hampton, Jill Bradley, Daniel S. Budnitz
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 163, Issue 4, p1134–1139.e1
  • Incidence of Sports-Related Concussion among Youth Football Players Aged 8-12 Years

    Anthony P. Kontos, R.J. Elbin, Vanessa C. Fazio-Sumrock, Scott Burkhart, Hasani Swindell, Joseph Maroon, Michael W. Collins
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 163, Issue 3, p717–720
  • The Effect of Exergaming on Vascular Function in Children

    Andrew Mills, Michael Rosenberg, Gareth Stratton, Howard H. Carter, Angela L. Spence, Christopher J.A. Pugh, Daniel J. Green, Louise H. Naylor
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 163, Issue 3, p806–810
  • Symptom Severity Predicts Prolonged Recovery after Sport-Related Concussion, but Age and Amnesia Do Not

    William P. Meehan III, Rebekah C. Mannix, Andrea Stracciolini, R.J. Elbin, Michael W. Collins
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 163, Issue 3, p721–725
  • Evidence that Aerobic Fitness Is More Salient than Weight Status in Predicting Standardized Math and Reading Outcomes in Fourth- through Eighth-Grade Students

    Robert R. Rauner, Ryan W. Walters, Marybell Avery, Teresa J. Wanser
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 163, Issue 2, p344–348
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    Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Are an Important Cause of Acute Kidney Injury in Children

    Jason M. Misurac, Chad A. Knoderer, Jeffrey D. Leiser, Corina Nailescu, Amy C. Wilson, Sharon P. Andreoli
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 162, Issue 6, p1153–1159.e1


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    Brain Responses to Food Logos in Obese and Healthy Weight Children

    Amanda S. Bruce, Rebecca J. Lepping, Jared M. Bruce, J. Bradley C. Cherry, Laura E. Martin, Ann M. Davis, William M. Brooks, Cary R. Savage
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 162, Issue 4, p759–764.e2
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  • Infant Behaviors Are Predictive of Functional Somatic Symptoms at Ages 5-7 Years: Results from the Copenhagen Child Cohort CCC2000

    Charlotte Ulrikka Rask, Eva Ørnbøl, Else Marie Olsen, Per Fink, Anne Mette Skovgaard
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 162, Issue 2, p335–342
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    Maternal Psychological Stress after Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease

    Jack Rychik, Denise D. Donaghue, Suzanne Levy, Clara Fajardo, Jill Combs, Xuemei Zhang, Anita Szwast, Guy S. Diamond
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 162, Issue 2, p302–307.e1
  • Congenital Hypothyroidism Caused by Excess Prenatal Maternal Iodine Ingestion

    Kara J. Connelly, Bruce A. Boston, Elizabeth N. Pearce, David Sesser, David Snyder, Lewis E. Braverman, Sam Pino, Stephen H. LaFranchi
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 161, Issue 4, p760–762
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    Risk Factors for Post-Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Discharge Mortality among Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants

    Lilia C. De Jesus, Athina Pappas, Seetha Shankaran, Douglas Kendrick, Abhik Das, Rosemary D. Higgins, Edward F. Bell, Barbara J. Stoll, Abbot R. Laptook, Michele C. Walsh, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 161, Issue 1, p70–74.e2


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    Central Nervous System Depression of Neonates Breastfed by Mothers Receiving Oxycodone for Postpartum Analgesia

    Jessica Lam, Lauren Kelly, Catherine Ciszkowski, Marieke L.A. Landsmeer, Marieke Nauta, Bruce C. Carleton, Michael R. Hayden, Parvaz Madadi, Gideon Koren
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 160, Issue 1, p33–37.e2
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    Decreasing Incidence and Severity of Cerebral Palsy in Prematurely Born Children

    Ingrid C. van Haastert, Floris Groenendaal, Cuno S. P.M. Uiterwaal, Jacqueline U.M. Termote, Marja van der Heide-Jalving, Maria J.C. Eijsermans, Jan Willem Gorter, Paul J.M. Helders, Marian J. Jongmans, Linda S. de Vries
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 159, Issue 1, p86–91.e1


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    Opposing Effects of Cat and Dog Ownership and Allergic Sensitization on Eczema in an Atopic Birth Cohort

    Tolly G. Epstein, David I. Bernstein, Linda Levin, Gurjit K. Khurana Hershey, Patrick H. Ryan, Tiina Reponen, Manuel Villareal, James E. Lockey, Grace K. LeMasters
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 158, Issue 2, p265–271.e5


  • School-Centered Telemedicine for Children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

    Roberto Izquierdo, Philip C. Morin, Kathleen Bratt, Zoryana Moreau, Suzanne Meyer, Robert Ploutz-Snyder, Michael Wade, Ruth S. Weinstock
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 155, Issue 3, p374–379
  • Influence of Adapted Environment on the Anxiety of Medically Treated Children with Developmental Disability

    Michele Shapiro, Harold D. Sgan-Cohen, Shula Parush, Raphael N. Melmed
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 154, Issue 4, p546–550
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    Positive Screening on the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) in Extremely Low Gestational Age Newborns

    Karl C.K. Kuban, T. Michael O'Shea, Elizabeth N. Allred, Helen Tager-Flusberg, Donald J. Goldstein, Alan Leviton
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 154, Issue 4, p535–540.e1


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    Increased Risk of Adverse Neurological Development for Late Preterm Infants

    Joann R. Petrini, Todd Dias, Marie C. McCormick, Maria L. Massolo, Nancy S. Green, Gabriel J. Escobar
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 154, Issue 2, p169–176.e3
  • Maternal Smoking during Pregnancy and Newborn Neurobehavior: Effects at 10 to 27 Days

    Laura R. Stroud, Rachel L. Paster, George D. Papandonatos, Raymond Niaura, Amy L. Salisbury, Cynthia Battle, Linda L. Lagasse, Barry Lester
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 154, Issue 1, p10–16
  • Combined Influence of Physical Activity and Screen Time Recommendations on Childhood Overweight

    Kelly R. Laurson, Joey C. Eisenmann, Gregory J. Welk, Eric E. Wickel, Douglas A. Gentile, David A. Walsh
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 153, Issue 2, p209–214
  • Fatty Acid Ethyl Esters in Meconium are Associated with Poorer Neurodevelopmental Outcomes to Two Years of Age

    Jennifer Peterson, H. Lester Kirchner, Wei Xue, Sonia Minnes, Lynn T. Singer, Cynthia F. Bearer
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 152, Issue 6, p788–792
  • Temper Tantrums in Healthy Versus Depressed and Disruptive Preschoolers: Defining Tantrum Behaviors Associated with Clinical Problems

    Andy C. Belden, Nicole Renick Thomson, Joan L. Luby
    The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 152, Issue 1, p117–122