This is based on experiences with the vaccine in older patients & due to differences in dose calculations between adults and children.
AAP suggests that patients who test positive for a COVID-19 infection should have at least one follow-up visit to their peditrician.
A team from CHOC has published original research on COVID-19 infections among its staff during the early stages of the pandemic.
Nearly five years ago, a mysterious outbreak of oral infections that eventually was traced to a clinic in Anaheim alarmed parents and dominated the local news. The health crisis spurred Dr. Singh and a multidisciplinary team at CHOC, working with several community partners, to search for answers.
Debunking a fear that was widespread at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, a novel CHOC- and UC Irvine-led study of SARS-CoV-2 infection rates among the K-12 population concludes that within-school transmission of the virus is limited.
CHOC’s pediatric urology team, in a partnership with UCI Health, has published the largest study of its kind on an emergency condition that afflicts young males, adding to the emerging body of data on how the COVID-19 pandemic has caused patients to delay seeking emergency treatment.
CHOC pediatric experts share what providers ought to know when clearing young athletes or students for a return to sports following a COVID-19 infection.
Dr. Sanger was concerned about the possibility of CHOC running out of masks for its frontline healthcare workers. Thus began the UCI Face Mask Project.
With COVID-19 restrictions keeping more families at home, a critical question has emerged: Are children suffering more physical and emotional maltreatment?
Two doctors are nearing completion of a seminal study on COVID-19 transmission at four Orange County schools and how closely students and staff are following mitigation procedures such as wearing face coverings. The doctors believe the study is the first of its kind in the country, and that it could shed light on such critical issues such as the role that kids play in the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that has led to the deaths of some 300,000 Americans and counting.