December

An Increased Incidence of Constipation-related ED Visits for Children With Autism

Emergency Department visits by children with autism are more likely to be due to constipation than ED visits for those without autism, and these visits are more likely to result in the child with autism to be admitted to the hospital.

Echocardiography May be Unnecessary for Many Children with Supraventricular Tachycardia

The first study to examine prevalence of congenital heart disease in children and adolescents with SVT reveals that echocardiography may not be required in most cases.