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"This is an integrative overview of six Cochrane systematic reviews, providing an up-to-date synthesis of the evidence examining interventions for the treatment of children and adolescents with overweight or obesity."

Ells LJ, Rees K, Brown T, Mead E, Al-Khudairy L,... Leer más


OBJECTIVE:  To examine the risk of attempted suicide among sexual minority adolescents, differentiating for each sexual minority group.

Giacomo E, Krausz M, Colmegna F et al. JAMA Pediatr. Published online October 8, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.2731.

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BACKGROUND: The dynamics of body-mass index (BMI) in children from birth to adolescence are unclear, and whether susceptibility for the development of sustained obesity occurs at a specific age in children is important to determine.

Geserick M Vogel M Gausche R et. al... Leer más


"Child passenger safety has dramatically evolved over the past decade; however, motor vehicle crashes continue to be the leading cause of death for children 4 years and older. This policy statement provides 4 evidence-based recommendations for best practices in the choice of... Leer más


OBJETIVO: Evaluar los beneficios del cribado en la detección precoz de la escoliosis idiopática del adolescente (EIA).

Orejón de Luna G, Puebla Molina SG. Evid Pediatr. 2018;14:17.

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OBJECTIVE: To systematically review the evidence for the effectiveness of EIBI in increasing functional behaviors and skills, decreasing autism severity, and improving intelligence and communication skills for young children with ASD.

Reichow B, Hume K, Barton EE, et... Leer más


OBJECTIVE: To investigate whether exercise, proposed to enhance neuroplasticity  and potentially cognitive function (CF) and academic performance (AP), may be beneficial during adolescence when important developmental changes occur.

Li JW, O'Connor H, O'Dwyer N, Orr R... Leer más


"In March 2016, the USPSTF convened an expert panel to discuss its portfolio of child and adolescent recommendations and identify unique methodologic issues when evaluating evidence regarding children and adolescents."

Kemper AR, Krist AH, Tseng CW, Gillman MW, Mabry-... Leer más


OBJECTIVE: This study aims to review how effectively breastfeeding support interventions enable mothers to practice exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months and to suggest the best intervention strategies.

Kim SK, Park S, Oh J, Kim J, Ahn S. Int J Nurs Stud. 2018 Jan 12;... Leer más


"P values and accompanying methods of statistical significance testing are creating challenges in biomedical science and other disciplines. [...] P values are misinterpreted, overtrusted, and misused. [...] methodologists recently proposed a specific, simple move: lowering... Leer más