Original Article

Nutritional status as predictors for quality of life among caregivers of children with severe cerebral palsy
Sakinah Kamal, Nur Hana Hamzaid, Sazlina Kamaralzaman, Shobha Sharma, Nurul Hazirah Jaafar, Phei Ming Chern, Nurul Izzaty Hassan, Hasnah Toran, Noor Akmal Shareela Ismail, Ghazali Yusri
Vascular function in a cohort of children, adolescents and young adults conceived through assisted reproductive technologies—results from the Munich heARTerY-study
Felix Sebastian Oberhoffer, Magdalena Langer, Pengzhu Li, Theresa Vilsmaier, Franziska Sciuk, Marie Kramer, Brenda Kolbinger, André Jakob, Nina Rogenhofer, Robert Dalla-Pozza, Christian Thaler, Nikolaus Alexander Haas
CXCR7 promotes the migration of fibroblasts derived from patients with acquired laryngotracheal stenosis by NF-κB signaling
Mengrou Xu, Bin Hu, Jiarui Chen, Limin Zhao, Jing Wang, Xiaoyan Li
Functional neuroimaging of responses to multiple sensory stimulations in newborns with perinatal asphyxia
Carla R. Pinto, João V. Duarte, Alexandra Dinis, Isabel C. Duarte, João Castelhano, Joana Pinto, Guiomar Oliveira, Miguel Castelo-Branco
Changing trend of neonatal Ca/P/Mg status in a Chinese population
Song Mao, Liangxia Wu, Wenjing Shi
Plasma proteoglycan 4: a novel biomarker for acute lung injury after pediatric cardiac surgery
Ahmed Asfari, Erica A. Doyle, Gregory D. Jay, Natalia Aristizabal, Ananya Manchikalapati, A. K. M. Fazlur Rahman, Kristal M. Hock, Santiago Borasino, Namasivayam Ambalavanan, Tannin A. Schmidt, Leslie A. Rhodes
Effect of a ketogenic diet on decrease of seizures in refractory epilepsy among children (infancy to 14 years old) in Saudi Arabia: a cross-sectional study
Leena R. Baghdadi, Renad A. Alhomaidi, Fatimah S. Alhelal, Arwa A. Alqahtani, Shatha A. Aldosary, Samar M. Almohammedi, Rania A. Almutairi, Lamyaa A. Jad, Hasna H. AlShammari
A nomogram to predict 28-day mortality in neonates with sepsis: a retrospective study based on the MIMIC-III database
Yongzhou Liang, Liqing Zhao, Jihong Huang, Yurong Wu
Factors associated with postoperative muscle reconnection in children’s congenital muscular torticollis
Shangyu Guo, Yiming Zheng, Zhiqiang Zhang, Chuang Qian, Dong Fu, Haodong Li, Ying Liu, Huan Wu, Haixin Ju, Xueting Yu, Dahui Wang, Jun Song

Brief Report

Analysis of germline variants in pediatric patients diagnosed with desmoid tumors and nuchal-type fibromas
Piedad Alba-Pavón, Itziar Astigarraga, Lide Alaña, Isabel Llano-Rivas, Blanca Gener, Lorena Mosteiro, Ricardo López-Almaraz, Aizpea Echebarria-Barona, Olatz Villate


1. The series “Pediatric Heart” was commissioned by the editorial office, Translational Pediatrics without any funding or sponsorship. Antonio F. Corno and Jorge D. Salazar served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.

Original Articles

Vitamin D intake in young children with acute lower respiratory infection
Karen S Leis, J Dayre McNally, Matthew R Montgomery, Koravangattu Sankaran, Chandima Karunanayake, Alan M Rosenberg
MRI-DWI improves the early diagnosis of brain abscess induced by Candida albicans in preterm infants
Jian Mao, Juan Li, Dan Chen, Jing Zhang, Ya-Nan Du, Ying-Jie Wang, Xin Li, Rui Wang, Li-Ying Chen, Xiao-Ming Wang

Original Article

Association of folate metabolism genes MTHFR and MTRR with multiple complex congenital malformation risk in Chinese population of Shanxi
Qin Zhang, Baoling Bai, Xiaozhen Liu, Chunyue Miao, Huili Li
Evaluation of cerebral function in high risk term infants by using a scoring system based on aEEG
Fang Luo, Zheng Chen, Huijia Lin, Chenhong Wang, Xiaolu Ma, Liping Shi
Visuoperceptual sequelae in children with hemophilia and intracranial hemorrhage
Guadalupe Morales, Esmeralda Matute, Erin T. O’Callaghan, Joan Murray, Alberto Tlacuilo-Parra
Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphisms at 3'-untranslated region are associated with susceptibility to preterm birth
Qin Zhu, Ying Chen, Jianrong Dai, Benjing Wang, Minjuan Liu, Yun Wang, Jianying Tao, Hong Li

Review Article

Distress and adjustment among adolescents and young adults with cancer: an empirical and conceptual review
Ursula M. Sansom-Daly, Claire E. Wakefield
Preoperative chemotherapy and local stage III in nephroblastoma
Norbert Graf, Rhoikos Furtwängler
Genetics of hereditary neurological disorders in children
Yue Huang, Sui Yu, Zhanhe Wu, Beisha Tang
Preterm birth and single nucleotide polymorphisms in cytokine genes
Qin Zhu, Jian Sun, Ying Chen
Advances and issues in flow cytometric detection of immunophenotypic changes and genomic rearrangements in acute pediatric leukemia
Xin Maggie Wang
Pediatric hepatoblastoma: diagnosis and treatment
Eiso Hiyama
Genetic causes of cancer predisposition in children and adolescents
Federica Saletta, Luciano Dalla Pozza, Jennifer A. Byrne
Down syndrome and leukemia: insights into leukemogenesis and translational targets
Marion K. Mateos, Draga Barbaric, Sally-Anne Byatt, Rosemary Sutton, Glenn M. Marshall
Spanning the genomics era: the vital role of a single institution biorepository for childhood cancer research over a decade
Li Zhou, Daniel Catchpoole
Regenerative medicine therapy for single ventricle congenital heart disease
Chetan Ambastha, Gregory J. Bittle, David Morales, Nathaniel Parchment, Progyaparamita Saha, Rachana Mishra, Sudhish Sharma, Alexander Vasilenko, Muthukumar Gunasekaran, Manal T. Al-Suqi, Deqiang Li, Peixin Yang, Sunjay Kaushal

Original Articles

A pilot trial on the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux-related cough in infants
Darryl J. Adamko, Carina M. Majaesic, Christopher Skappak, Adrian B. Jones
Cloning and sequence analysis of SLC25A13 transcripts in human amniocytes
Zhan-Hui Zhang, Xin-Jing Zhao, Yuan-Zong Song, Xiao-Mei Tang, Qing-Bing Zha
Pneumatically-driven external pressure applicator to augment Fontan hemodynamics: preliminary findings
Amy L. Throckmorton, Sonya S. Bhavsar, Steven G. Chopski, William B. Moskowitz
Epidemiological survey and analysis of asthma in children aged 0-14 years old in urban and rural areas of Chengdu region
Min Li, Qiong Zhang, Wei-Juan Shi, Lan Li, Yan Li, Ying Pang, Bin Yao, Hong Jiang

Column on Metabolism of Childhood Cancer

Lin28 and let-7 in cell metabolism and cancer
Liem H. Nguyen, Hao Zhu
Energy metabolism in neurodevelopment and medulloblastoma
Katherine Tech, Timothy R. Gershon
Energy metabolism in neuroblastoma and Wilms tumor
Sepideh Aminzadeh, Silvia Vidali, Wolfgang Sperl, Barbara Kofler, René G. Feichtinger

Metabolism of Childhood Cancer Column (Review Article)

Translational development of difluoromethylornithine (DFMO) for the treatment of neuroblastoma
Hamid Bassiri, Adriana Benavides, Michelle Haber, Susan K. Gilmour, Murray D. Norris, Michael D. Hogarty

Rare Diseases Column (Review Article)

Phenylketonuria: a review of current and future treatments
Naz Al Hafid, John Christodoulou

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