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paediatrician

(chiefly US), pediatrician
a medical practitioner who specializes in paediatrics

pediatrician

[‚pēd·ē·ə′trish·ən]
(medicine)
A physician who specializes in pediatrics.
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In addition, pediatricians in 2014 were significantly more likely to report that their affiliated hospitals had applied to be a baby-friendly hospital (56%), compared with results for 1995 (12%) and 2004 (22%) (P less than .
The primary predictor of interest is the number of pediatricians per 1,000 population under the age of 5 (pediatrician density).
They conducted a nationally representative survey of family physicians and pediatricians with multivariable analysis.
When asked about ways pediatricians can help families to prepare for emergencies/disasters, families provided the following suggestions:
In order to gauge what's really happening, life science market insights technology firm InCrowd surveyed 263 US-based pediatricians to obtain real-time data surrounding their perspectives on vaccine trends among their patients.
Published in the September issue of Pediatrics, the study of about 270 California doctors found only about one in 10 pediatricians were performing recommended developmental screenings in Spanish.
Forty-four psychiatrists at a large public hospital - the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center (LAC+USC) - scored worse than did 48 pediatricians there on the Maslach Burnout Inventory questionnaire.
Several studies have supported the notion that pediatricians are the main technical source for parental advice on the development and education of children (Berkule-Silberman, Dreyer, Huberman, Klass, & Mendelsohn, 2010; Harkness, Super, & Keefer, 1992; Harkness et al.
In a mailed questionnaire, a randomly selected sample of practicing pediatricians provided information on their demographic characteristics; their main practice location and its services; and their procedures regarding confidentiality, STD testing, counseling and assessment of high-risk behaviors (unprotected sex, past STD diagnosis and multiple sexual partners).
The overwhelming positive response of these pediatricians to the value of the course (4.
The Emirates Paediatric Society is an organisation of the Emirates Medical Association and represents over 250 Pediatricians across the UAE.
Last year, Ohio Telemedicine formed a partnership with the Division of Neonatology at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus and the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) to link neonatologists with pediatricians at Adena Health System in Chillicothe, Ohio.