March 6, 2022

COVID-19 & Pediatric Patients

As we gather more COVID-19 resources specific to pediatric patients, we will continue to add to this list.

Added March 7, 2022:

- CDC MMWR: Pediatric ED Visits Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic — United States, January 2019–January 2022

- CDC MMWR: Pediatric ED Visits Associated with Mental Health Conditions Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic — United States, January 2019–January 2022

Added Sept. 28, 2021:

- CDC MIS-C Healthcare/Parent Resources

Added July 21, 2021:

- JAMA Pediatr. Notice of Retraction. Walach H, et al. Experimental Assessment of Carbon Dioxide Content in Inhaled Air With or Without Face Masks in Healthy Children: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Published online June 30, 2021.

- Webinar on Short and Long Term Impacts of COVID in Children: COVID-19 Town Hall

Added Nov. 5: 

- AAP: Children and COVID-19: State-Level Data Report

Added June 8:

- RCPCH: Guidance - Paediatric multisystem inflammatory syndrome temporally associated with COVID-19

- JAMA: Characteristics and Outcomes of Children With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Infection Admitted to US and Canadian Pediatric Intensive Care Units

- Pediatrics: Severe COVID-19 in Children and Young Adults in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Region

- Pediatrics: Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Hospitalized and Critically Ill Children and Adolescents with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) at a Tertiary Care Medical Center in New York City

- BMJ: Kawasaki-like multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children during the covid-19 pandemic in Paris, France: prospective observational study

- Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics: Where Have All the Fractures Gone? The Epidemiology of Pediatric Fractures During the COVID-19 Pandemic


- CHOP ED, ICU and Inpatient Clinical Pathway for Evaluation of Possible Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome (MIS-C)

- ACEP Statement on the Role of Pediatric EM in COVID-19

-  The ACEP Pediatric EM Section hosted a webinar with PEM experts to discuss the pediatric perspective of COVID-19. Access is limited to ACEP members only. 



- JAMA Pediatrics: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Infection in Children and Adolescents

- AAP: Critical Updates on COVID-19

- NEJM: SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Children

- Systematic review of COVID‐19 in children shows milder cases and a better prognosis than adults

- American Academy of Pediatrics: Epidemiological Characteristics of 2143 Pediatric Patients With 2019 Coronavirus Disease in China

- Emergency Medical Services for Children: COVID-19 Resources


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