October

Read articles from the October 2019 issue of PediatricsOnline.

A New Therapeutic Era in Pediatric Functional and Motility Disorders

20 years ago, treatment options were limited for children with functional GI and motility disorders. Now a growing list of therapies are transforming pediatric GI care.

Gene Expression Changes With CFTR Modulator Treatment

Patients with cystic fibrosis show transcriptomic changes after starting treatment with lumacaftor/ivacaftor.

How Much Opioid Medication Should Pediatric Orthopedic Patients Receive?

Study suggests doses should be tailored to each patient.

What Pediatric Subspecialists Need to Know About Hypophosphatasia and Its Treatment

Here’s the latest on diagnosis, patient management and clinical need for hypophosphatasia’s only medical treatment: asfotase alfa enzyme replacement therapy (AA ERT).