August

Read articles from the August 2019 issue of PediatricsOnline.

Jennifer L Dotson, MD, MPH

Home Infusions Are a Viable Option for Children, Teens With IBD

Treatment shown to cut time away from school and work, and has proven safe.

Regular Physical Activities Tied to Improved Quality of Life in Adults With Fontan Circulation

Starting regular exercise in childhood can help lay the groundwork for greater health and quality of life, pediatric cardiologists suggest.

Sudarshan R. Jadcherla, MD

A Molecular Mechanism Underlying Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia-Associated Pulmonary Hypertension in Neonates

New study identifies critical enzyme and potential therapeutic target for pulmonary hypertension in preterm infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.

Leena Mamilly, MD

It’s Not All About Weight: Treating and Managing Obesity in Pediatric Patients

Study highlights different metrics for measuring success of a weight management program for pediatrics.