Happy 70th Anniversary!

Did you know, Pediatrics published its first issue in 1948, when medicine was much different. Through the years, Pediatrics has been THE trusted source for providing the information you need for all the breakthroughs in pediatric medicine that have happened along the way. See below for some of the top articles, and stay tuned to the Pediatrics Facebook feed for fun facts throughout the year. Happy 70th!

Clinical Concepts of Poliomyelitis
Combined Immunization Against Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis in Newborn Infants
Cup Feeding of Newborn Infants
Cyanosis in Infants With Nitrates in Drinking Water as Cause
Encephalitis: Isolation and Identification of Virus From Body Fluids of Human Subjects
Growth of the Heart Related to Bodily Growth During Childhood and Adolescence
Oligodynamic Action of Metallic Elements and of Metal Alloys on Certain Bacteria and Viruses

Changing Patterns of Respiration in Newborn Infants
Closing of the Anterior Fontanelle
Direct-Reacting Bilirubin, Bilirubin Glucuronide, in Serum, Bile and Urine
Eczema Vaccinatum

The Maintenance Need for Water in Parenteral Fluid Therapy
Pneumonia in Newborn Infants
The Relation of Vitamin K to Hyperbilirubinemia

The Diagnostic Value of Serum Creatine Kinase in Neuromuscular and Muscular Disease
Factors Affecting Food Intake
Head Circumference From Birth to Eighteen Years
How Often Should One Take a Bath?
Isozymes: Biological and Clinical Significance
Natal and Neonatal Teeth
The Physical Development of Children


Acute Suppurative Otitis Media
Age Limits of Pediatrics ('72)
Congenital Heart Disease in 49, XXXXY Syndrome
Infant Radiant Warmers
Oxygen Therapy in the Newborn Infant
A Review of Growth Hormone Stimulation Tests in Children

Statement on Teenage Pregnancy


Age Limits of Pediatrics ('88)
Disadvantages of Having Diabetes -- and Advantages
Emergency Drug Doses for Infants and Children and
Gross and Fine Motor Development in 45,X and 47,XXX Girls
Naloxone Use in Newborns
Naloxone Use in Newborns: Clarification
Normal Serum Bilirubin Levels in the Newborn and the Effect of Breast-Feeding
Television's Impact on Children


Alternative Routes of Drug Administration -- Advantages and Disadvantages (Subject Review)
Calcium Requirements of Infants, Children, and Adolescents
Drugs for Pediatric Emergencies
Folic Acid for the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects
Guidance for Effective Discipline
Neonatal Drug Withdrawal
The Use of Whole Cow's Milk in Infancy


Children in Pickup Trucks
Children, Adolescents, and Advertising
Developmental Issues for Young Children in Foster Care
Impact of Music, Music Lyrics, and Music Videos on Children and Youth
The Importance of Play in Promoting Healthy Child Development and Maintaining Strong Parent-Child Bonds
Management of Hyperbilirubinemia in the Newborn Infant 35 or More Weeks of Gestation
Role of the School Nurse in Providing School Health Services


Children, Adolescents, Substance Abuse, and the Media
Clostridium difficile Infection in Infants and Children
The Crucial Role of Recess in School
The Diagnosis and Management of Acute Otitis Media
Health Supervision for Children With Down Syndrome
The Impact of Social Media on Children, Adolescents, and Families
Management of Neonates With Suspected or Proven Early-Onset Bacterial Sepsis