Microsurgery 2019 May 25;39(4):371-372. Epub 2019 Jan 25.
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital Olomouc, Olomouc, Czech Republic.
J Dev Behav Pediatr 2021 Oct 12. Epub 2021 Oct 12.
Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Golisano Children's Hospital, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Tufts Children's Hospital, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA; Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA; Master of Public Health Program, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA; Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA.
Objective: Providers of children with autism spectrum disorder (hereafter "autism") report higher levels of shared decision-making during initial diagnostic and treatment planning visits than observed. The goal of this study was to qualitatively explore this discrepancy by investigating provider perceptions of the parent-provider decision-making process in early treatment planning and the role for parents in this process.Methods: We conducted semistructured qualitative interviews with developmental behavioral pediatricians (DBPs; n = 15) to investigate how they approach early treatment planning with parents. Read More
Curr Opin Cardiol 2021 Oct 13. Epub 2021 Oct 13.
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol, UK.
The Purpose Of Review: Is to summarise the new contributions toward the understanding of the broad spectrum of manifestations of Brugada syndrome (BrS) during the first years of life. The review encompasses the screening of the asymptomatic patient referred due to family history in one extreme of the spectrum, and also the rare child with early clinical expression of the disease on the opposite side.Recent Findings: Involve specific features of pediatric BrS including the risk related to a positive family history of sudden cardiac death, the risk of presenting with syncope and the multiple diagnostic challenges of the disease. Read More
Psychosom Med 2021 Oct 12. Epub 2021 Oct 12.
College of Behavioral and Community Sciences, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA Department of Psychiatry, University of California School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA Division of Cardiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA Behavioral Medicine Research Center, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA; Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA; Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA Department of Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA.
Objective: To investigate the role of systemic inflammation in reduced cognitive functioning in patients with early-stage heart failure (HF), while taking associations with other cardiovascular risk factors into account.Methods: Patients with stage B HF (n = 270; mean age 66.1 ± 10. Read More
Department of Psychology, Centre for Social Issues Research, Study of Anxiety, Stress and Health Laboratory, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland Health Research Institute, University of Limerick, Castletroy, Limerick, Ireland.
Objective: The pathways underlying the early life adversity and cardiovascular reactivity association remain unclear. The current study examined the role of current depressive symptoms on this relationship.Methods: Mediation analyses were conducted using data from 639 participants drawn from the Midlife Development in the United States (MIDUS II) Biomarker Project. Read More
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2021 Oct 15:1-6. Epub 2021 Oct 15.
2Department of Neurosurgery, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Haidian District, Beijing, China.
Objective: This study aimed to explore the migration process of the conus medullaris (CM) in early infancy using infant MRI and to evaluate the application of MRI for locating the infant CM level.Methods: The authors retrospectively analyzed the CM level on the lumbosacral MR images of 26 term infants aged < 3 months who were classified into three groups according to age. The authors numbered the CM level in each patient and analyzed the range and average of the CM level of the cohort. Read More