Post Date: May 12, 2020
While the world has focused largely on the COVID-19 pandemic, the pipeline of research to improve child health continues to flow.
Here are several highly-shared findings published since March 1, 2020, that you might have missed:
This report, co-authored by adolescent medicine expert Frank Biro, MD, reports that the mean age of puberty onset has decreased by about a year since 1977.
This study, led by researchers at Stanford University, included co-author Krishna Roskin, PhD, Division of Biomedical Informatics.
JAMA Internal Medicine: Post–Acute Kidney Injury Proteinuria and Subsequent Kidney Disease Progression
The study reflects the findings of the multi-institutional ASSESS-AKI research team. Co-authors included Prasad Devarajan, MD, Director, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension at Cincinnati Children’s, and a long-time leader in AKI research.
Clinical Journal of The American Society of Nephrology: Prognostic Value of Ambulatory Blood Pressure Load in Pediatric CKD
This chronic kidney disease study was co-authored by Mark Mitsnefes, MD, MS, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension at Cincinnati Children’s.
Learning Health Systems: Networked health care: Rethinking value creation in learning health care systems
This multi-section technical report was co-authored by Michael Seid, PhD, Director, Health Outcomes and Quality Care Research, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, and (corresponding author) Peter Margolis, MD, PhD, Co-Director, James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence.
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