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This diagnostic/prognostic study describes the use of cell-free transcriptomics, urine metabolomics, and plasma proteomics for identifying the biological measurements associated with preterm birth.
This cross-sectional study evaluates whether implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Expansion was associated with changes in the use of insurance for sexual and reproductive services among female young adults.
This comparative effectiveness review uses pooled clinical trial data to evaluate the similarity in the cause of bacterial conjunctivitis and in the treatment response between neonates and older children and adults.
This secondary analysis of a randomized clinical trial identifies and characterizes incident cases of glaucoma and glaucoma-related adverse events among children by the age of 10.5 years and to associate these diagnoses with optic nerve head and peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer assessment.
This randomized clinical trial examines whether prophylactic azithromycin is effective in preventing worsening of lung function and in reducing acute respiratory exacerbations in children with HIV-associated chronic lung disease taking antiretroviral therapy.
This cohort study compares the sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of US youths who have experienced a nonfatal opioid overdose and examines the incidence of nonfatal opioid overdose by sex.
This cross-sectional study assesses the national prevalence of financial hardship because of medical bills among families of children with congenital heart disease in the US and the association of financial hardship with adverse outcomes.
This case report describes expanding concentric vesicles and bullae on the trunk and extremities.
This JAMA Patient Page reviews the US Preventive Services Task Force’s 2020 recommendation to screen for hepatitis B infection in adolescents and adults at increased risk (B recommendation).
This systematic review to support the 2020 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on screening for hepatitis B virus infection summarizes published evidence on the benefits and harms of screening and interventions for hepatitis B infection in nonpregnant adolescents and adults.
This 2020 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement recommends screening for HBV infection in adolescents and adults at increased risk for infection (B recommendation).
This survey study presents nationally representative estimates of recent trends in adolescent nicotine vaping, perceived risk of harm from vaping, accessibility of vaping materials, as well as trends in use of specific vaping brands and flavors.
This genetic association study evaluates changes in weight and body mass index associated with single-nucleotide variants in children with overweight and obesity.
This Viewpoint discusses the need to account for neonates and children—who are typically disproportionally impacted during pandemics—by implementing hospital resource allocation protocols that ensure equity across the life span.
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