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INDIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS

JANUARY 2019 ISSUE (VOLUME 86, NUMBER: 1)

CONTENTS

EDITORIAL COMMENTARIES
Autism Spectrum Disorder: Sleep Morbidities and Sensory Impairment; Emerging Paradigm in Research and Management
Biswaroop Chakrabarty and Sheffali Gulati 1


Association of Cytotoxic T-Lymphocyte Antigen-4 (CTLA4) Gene and CD80 Expression in Children with Idiopathic Nephrotic Syndrome
Amarjeet Mehta 3


Transcutaneous Bilirubin for Screening of Significant Jaundice in Very Preterm Neonates
Deepak Chawla 4

Childhood Vaccine Refusal and Hesitancy –Reasons
Anju Aggarwal 5

ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Pulmonary Hemorrhage in Children: Etiology, Clinical Profile and Outcome

Channa de Silva, Aparna Mukherjee, Kana Ram Jat, Rakesh Lodha and Sushil Kumar Kabra 7

Sleep Dysfunction and Behavioral Daytime Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Comparative Study
Prahbhjot Malhi, Amandeep Kaur, Pratibha Singhi and Naveen Sankhyan 12


Home-based Sensory Interventions in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Hansashree Padmanabha, Pratibha Singhi, Jitendra Kumar Sahu and Prahbhjot Malhi 18


Cytotoxic T- Lymphocyte Antigen-4 (CTLA4) Gene Expression and Urinary CTLA4 Levels in Idiopathic Nephrotic Syndrome
Om P Mishra, Prashant Chhabra, Gopeshwar Narayan, Pradeep Srivastava, Rajniti Prasad, Ankur Singh, Abhishek Abhinay and Vineeta V Batra 26


Comparison of Diagnostic Accuracy of Different Sites for Transcutaneous Bilirubin Measurement in Early Preterm Infants
Garima Agrawal, Kapil Garg, Sadasivan Sitaraman and Anurag Sarna 32


Evaluation of Childhood Vaccine Refusal and Hesitancy Intentions in Turkey
Seda Topçu, Habip Almış, Sevgi Başkan, Mehmet Turgut, Filiz Şimşek Orhon and Betül Ulukol 38

PEDIATRICS IN GENERAL PRACTICE
Guest Editor: Bhim S. Pandhi

Concepts, Utility and Limitations of Cord Blood Banking: What Clinicians Need to Know
Dhanya Lakshmi Narayanan and Shubha R. Phadke 44

SYMPOSIUM ON CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM INFECTIONS
Guest Editors: Pratibha Singhi and Arushi Gahlot Saini

Central Nervous System Infections in Children: An Ongoing Challenge!
Pratibha Singhi 49

Principles of Management of Central Nervous System Infections
Sunit Singhi and Suresh Kumar Angurana 52

Bacterial Infections of the Central Nervous System
Renu Suthar and Naveen Sankhyan 60

Diagnosis and Management of Acute Encephalitis in Children
Satinder Aneja and Suvasini Sharma 70

Pediatric Neurocysticercosis
Pratibha Singhi and Arushi Gahlot Saini 76

Fungal and Parasitic CNS Infections
Pratibha Singhi and Arushi Gahlot Saini 83

SCIENTIFIC LETTERS
Longitudinally Extensive Transverse Myelitis
Deepti Chawla, Devendra Mishra, Sapna Singh and Monica Juneja 91

Pseudothrombocytopenia and Usefulness of Platelet Aggregates in Peripheral Smear in the Diagnosis of Scrub Typhus
Sarala Rajajee, Ezhilarasi Subbiah, Nedunchelian Krishnamurthy, Sugapriya Paranjothi and Nihkhil Lohiya 93


Does Procalcitonin Predict Bacterial Infection in Febrile Children with Sickle Cell Disease?
Narcisse Elenga, Lenaic Placide, Emma Cuadro-Alvarez, Laurence Long, Falucar Njuieyon, Elise Martin, Rémi Kom-Tchameni, Antoine Defo, Sitraka Herinantenaina Razafindrakoto, Yajaira Mrsic and Mathieu Nacher 95


Percutaneous Sclerotherapy of Superficial Vascular Malformation Leading to Bleomycin Induced Lung Injury and Lipoid Pneumonia
Daisy Khera, Ambar Bhatnagar, Pushpinder S. Khera and Prawin Kumar 97

Intracardiac Sewing Needle in a Child
Jieru Cai, Huan Liu, Lai Wei and Xiaoqiang Ding 99

PICTURE OF THE MONTH
Adams-Oliver Syndrome: Limited Expression
Ananthanarayanan Kasinathan, Indar K. Sharawat, Gargi Das and Naveen Sankhyan 101

CORRESPONDENCE
Prevalence of Hypocalcemia in Seizures in Infancy: Correspondence
Jogender Kumar and Amitabh Singh 103

Authors’ Reply
Mahesh Kamate, Kanika Sharma and Vishwanath D Patil

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