Pediatrics/Neonatal Care Nursing

Pediatrics/Neonatal Care Nursing News

  • Kindergarten Vaccination Rates Hold Steady Vaccination coverage rate data can help public health officers identify programmatic actions that might increase vaccination rates among certain pockets of undervaccinated kindergartners.
  • Rare Joint Editorial Urges Clinicians to Act on Gun Violence In response to the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas, a rare joint editorial published in multiple medical journals highlights ways in which clinicians can address this persistent public health threat.

Pediatrics/Neonatal Care Nursing Perspective

  • The Therapeutic Potential of Drumming and Rhythm Neuroscientist Dr Theodore Zanto discusses how the brain processes music and rhythm and how drumming may be an effective practice for the aging brain.
  • Why No LAIV Again This Year? In children, the live attenuated influenza vaccine had a paltry effectiveness rate compared with other flu vaccines.