#TipsForNewPeds The baby aisle

This will be the first in a series of brief posts in honor of all the trainees starting their pediatric residencies in the next few weeks #TipsForNewPeds. My goal is to give you some familiarity with the world of products marketed for kids, a primer on what's out there so you can feel comfortable as… Continue reading #TipsForNewPeds The baby aisle

Should we see the dermatologist?

You see a three year old in clinic with the lesion shown. Should they be referred? What can be done? Often, even for (medically) benign conditions, families are seeking advice on how to help a child think about differences in their appearance. Check out this article from the Washington Post Parenting Section. Author Wendy Wisner… Continue reading Should we see the dermatologist?