Archives of Disease in Childhood is an international peer review journal that aims to keep paediatricians and others up to date with advances in the diagnosis and treatment of childhood diseases as well as advocacy issues such as child protection. It focuses on all aspects of child health and disease from the perinatal period (in the Fetal and Neonatal edition) through to adolescence. ADC includes original research reports, commentaries, reviews of clinical and policy issues, and evidence reports. Areas covered include: community child health, public health, epidemiology, acute paediatrics, advocacy, and ethics.
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  • Prevalence and risk factors for functional constipation in adolescent Nigerians
  • Hormone supplementation for pubertal induction in girls
  • Late outcomes in children with Langerhans cell histiocytosis
  • Recognition and assessment of atypical and ambiguous genitalia in the newborn
  • Strengthening the global paediatric workforce: the need for a global strategy to ensure better health outcomes for children