Diane Calello, MD, executive and medical director of the New Jersey Poison Control Center at Rutgers News Jersey Medical School, discusses the role of pediatricians and poison control centers in preventing common poisonings among pediatric patients.
Diane Calello, MD, executive and medical director of the New Jersey Poison Control Center at Rutgers News Jersey Medical School, overviews common types and causes of poisonings in toddlers, children, and adolescents, including drugs of abuse, medications in the household, and social media challenges.
How is adolescent e-cigarette use associated with later cigarette and smokeless tobacco use? In this Q&A, Brittney Keller-Hamilton, PhD, MPH, answered our questions about her team’s study examining this relationship.
In this article, Scott T. Vergano, MD, writes about follow-up care for cancer survivors, diagnosis of hematogenous osteomyelitis, and type 1 and type 2 diabetes in pediatric patients. He also writes about the differences in earning potential for pediatric and adult physicians.