Proportion of child cases highest in Wyoming, according to American Academy of Pediatrics and Children’s Hospital Association.
It is unclear how many children remain asymptomatic in comparison with those who were in a presymptomatic phase at the time of testing.
These times are unsettling for the pediatric hospitalist community.
Tennessee passed Arizona this week and now has the highest rate of cumulative cases.
Congenital heart disease often presents with either cyanosis, hypoperfusion, failure to thrive, or respiratory distress.
For the first time, the percentage of cases in children did not increase from 1 week to the next.
There is much work to be done to catch up with vaccinations missed because of the pandemic.
Incidental findings are very common in pediatric imaging.
AAP president: “In areas with rapid community spread, it’s likely that more children will also be infected.”
A nonjudgmental but firm critique of weaknesses during urgent care simulation exercises fosters readiness.