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European Journal of Pediatrics

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17.08.2018 | Original Article Open Access

A review of feeding intolerance in critically ill children

Ensuring optimal nutrition is vital in critically ill children and enteral feeding is the main route of delivery in intensive care. Feeding intolerance is the most commonly cited reason amongst pediatric intensive care unit healthcare …

10.08.2018 | Original Article

A simple prognostic index for Shigatoxin-related hemolytic uremic syndrome at onset: data from the ItalKid-HUS network

Shigatoxin Escherichia coli-related hemolytic uremic syndrome (eHUS) is a severe thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) burdened by life-threatening complications and long-term sequelae. Since hemoconcentration is associated with worse outcome, we tried …

09.08.2018 | Original Article

Evolution of body mass index in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus

The prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity has risen during the last 30 years, not only in children with type 2 diabetes, but also those with type 1 (T1D) and this is linked with an increased cardiovascular risk. A better understanding of …

08.08.2018 | Original Article Open Access

Children’s complex care needs: a systematic concept analysis of multidisciplinary language

Complex care in the arena of child health is a growing phenomenon. Although considerable research is taking place, there remains limited understanding and agreement on the concept of complex care needs (CCNs), with potential for ambiguity. We …

08.08.2018 | Original Article

Elective cesarean delivery at term and the long-term risk for respiratory morbidity of the offspring

Maternal morbidity is associated with cesarean deliveries. However, new evidence suggests that short- and long-term neonatal morbidity is also associated. This includes respiratory morbidity with conflicting results. To determine whether mode of …

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Official Publication of the Belgian Pediatric Society

Official Publication of the Swiss Pediatric Society

The European Journal of Pediatrics is one of the world’s leading publications, covering the field of Pediatrics in all its aspects. It was founded in 1910 by H. Finkelstein, L. Langstein, M. v. Pfaundler, C. v. Pirquet, and B. Salge as the Zeitschrift für Kinderheilkunde.

Since then, the Journal has been internationally recognized for making important developments in Pediatrics available to a broad public readership by applying a swift and fair reviewing system.

Since 1997 the European Journal of Pediatrics has also been available in electronic form at
Electronic access to the journal’s website has grown continuously.

Its short publication times demonstrate the commitment of the editors and the publisher to speedy publication of new developments in Pediatrics: electronic publication takes on average three weeks after the acceptance of a contribution and publication in print only three months thereafter.

The editors encourage authors to submit reviews, original articles, short communications, case reports, images in Pediatrics and correspondence from the following subject areas: cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, growth and development, hematology and oncology, immunology and allergology, infectious diseases, intensive care medicine, medical genetics and metabolic diseases, neonatology, nephrology and urology, neuropediatrics, nutrition, pneumology, preventive pediatrics and epidemiology, and psychology.

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