An evaluation of pediatric Mpox specimens

In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers in the United States performed the clinical evaluation of pediatric monkeypox (mpox) specimens. During the 1970s and 1980s, the…

Study finds disparities in first evaluation of infants with cystic fibrosis from minoritized groups

Infants from minoritized racial and ethnic backgrounds who have positive newborn screening tests for cystic fibrosis received their diagnostic follow-up for the disease later than recommended and later than white,…

Ethnic differences in men undergoing reproductive urology evaluation

Although up to 50% of infertility cases have a male factor component,1 there are scant data on what factors are associated with the male partner undergoing a fertility evaluation. Racial…

Child–mother attachment in toddlerhood moderates adolescents’ evaluation of trustworthiness

Interpersonal trust is a crucial component of healthy relationships. When we interact with strangers, we quickly gauge whether we can trust them. And those important social skills may be shaped…

Evaluation of SARS-CoV-2 neutralizing antibodies in mothers and infants

Pregnant women appear to be at a greater risk of severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), as identified by increased reports of intensive care unit (ICU) admission, mechanical ventilation, and death…