February 2018, VOLUME 141 / ISSUE Supplement 2
Table of Contents
- Open AccessZika and Public Health: Understanding the Epidemiology and Information EnvironmentPia D.M. MacDonald, E. Wayne HoldenPediatrics Feb 2018, 141 (Supplement 2) S137-S145; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2038B
In this article, we provide an overview of the information environment and epidemiology of Zika to address important questions about the epidemic for facilitating communication with patients.
- Open AccessPublic Health Approach to Addressing the Needs of Children Affected by Congenital Zika SyndromeCheryl S. Broussard, Carrie K. Shapiro-Mendoza, Georgina Peacock, Sonja A. Rasmussen, Cara T. Mai, Emily E. Petersen, Romeo R. Galang, Kimberly Newsome, Megan R. Reynolds, Suzanne M. Gilboa, Coleen A. Boyle, Cynthia A. MoorePediatrics Feb 2018, 141 (Supplement 2) S146-S153; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2038C
Collaboration between public health and health care is critical to helping children who are affected by ZIKV reach their full potential.
- Open AccessDevelopment of Infants With Congenital Zika Syndrome: What Do We Know and What Can We Expect?Anne C. WheelerPediatrics Feb 2018, 141 (Supplement 2) S154-S160; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2038D
In this article, I describe what is known about and what might be expected regarding the cognitive, language, motor, behavioral, and functional development of children with CZS.
- Open AccessOphthalmologic Manifestations Associated With Zika Virus InfectionCamila V. Ventura, Liana O. VenturaPediatrics Feb 2018, 141 (Supplement 2) S161-S166; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2038E
In this article, we summarize the current knowledge on ocular implications of CZS and emphasize the importance of early rehabilitation to enhance visual performance in affected children.
- Open AccessMotor Abnormalities and Epilepsy in Infants and Children With Evidence of Congenital Zika Virus InfectionAndré Pessoa, Vanessa van der Linden, Marshalyn Yeargin-Allsopp, Maria Durce Costa Gomes Carvalho, Erlane Marques Ribeiro, Kim Van Naarden Braun, Maureen S. Durkin, Daniel M. Pastula, Jazmyn T. Moore, Cynthia A. MoorePediatrics Feb 2018, 141 (Supplement 2) S167-S179; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2038F
Infants with congenital ZIKV infection are reported to have motor abnormalities and epilepsy. In this article, we review the literature regarding these outcomes and present illustrative case summaries.
- Open AccessThe Likely Impact of Congenital Zika Syndrome on Families: Considerations for Family Supports and ServicesDonald B. Bailey, Liana O. VenturaPediatrics Feb 2018, 141 (Supplement 2) S180-S187; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2038G
Families of children with CZS face a unique set of challenges that need to be considered when providing supports and services.