Journal of Pediatrics Review: Jan 2018, 6 (1), 8 articles.
Review Article
31/10/2017
Yousef Veisani, Ali Delpisheh
Few possible risk factors for childhood leukemia including environmental, genetic, and infectious causes can be explained by epidemiologic studies but the etiology of most childhood leukemia is unknown.In this systematic review and meta-analysis, we aimed to find the relationship between prenatal and maternal risk factors with leukemia ... read more
Review Article
8/10/2017
Roya Kelishadi, Silva Hovsepian, Shaghayegh Haghjooy Javanmard
Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is defined as clustering of risk factors including obesity, dyslipidemia, hyperglycemia, and hypertension, which is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).The present study aimed at reviewing all reported single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) related to childhood metabolic syndrome ... read more
Review Article
8/10/2017
Maryam Zarean, Parinaz Poursafa, Mohammad Mehdi Amin, Roya Kelishadi
Exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) can contribute to the risk of childhood and adolescent obesity.The aim of this study was to systematically review the literature concerning the association of bisphenol A (BPA) and phthalates with obesity in children and adolescents.Scopus, ISI Web of Science, PubMed, Google Scholar, ... read more
Review Article
10/10/2017
Golnar Rahimzadeh, Pooria Gill, Mohammad Sadegh Rezai
Spread of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) can cause serious and sometimes fatal diseases especially in children. Outbreaks and increasing the prevalence of antibiotic-resistant MRSA at pediatric hospital calls for the development of novel preservation techniques. Endolysins and bacteriophages have been used successfully to control bacterial infections in ... read more
Review Article
8/10/2017
Shahryar Karami, Nazanin Ghobadi, Amirhossein Pakravan, Mojdeh Dabirian, Farhad Sobouti
The association between periodontal disease (PD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) has been evaluated in many epidemiological studies; however, the results are controversial. Herein, we aimed to review if the childhood periodontal diseases are associated with future cardiovascular events or not.The current literature regarding childhood periodontal disease and ... read more
Review Article
3/10/2017
Javad Ghaffari, Negar Ghaffari
Atopic dermatitis is a chronic skin disease in children. The prevalence of eczema is up to 30% in the world. Omalizumab (Xolair) is a monoclonal antibody that blocks the serum IgE. The aim of this study is to review the effect of Xolair in children with atopic ... read more
Review Article
19/9/2017
Kaveh Haddadi, Abhijeet Kadam, Chadi Tannoury, Tony Tannoury
The incidence of vertebral column and spinal cord damage in children in the current century is greater than ever. Thoracolumbar fractures are extra numerous in teenagers, the most common reasons are falling from a height and motorcycle accidents. The current study aimed at designing a straightforward assessment ... read more
Research Article
10/10/2017
Pryscila de Argolo Cerqueira, Leila D A F Amorim, Tatiana de O Vieira, Janaina S Dias, Heli V Brandao, Graciete O Vieira
The interruption of exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) is worrying. This study aimed to identify behavior patterns towards EBF among mothers and health professionals.This is a cross-sectional analysis of a cohort consisting of 1309 women. We used latent class analysis (LCA), considering 15 indicators for defining 4 constructs: maternal ... read more