Milestone provides “a chilling reminder of why we need to take this virus seriously,” said the AAP president.
The field of pediatric hospital medicine must recognize the role that race plays in propagating inequalities.
A South Korean case series of 91 children with COVID-19 identified detectable viral RNA for approximately 2 weeks’ duration.
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.