Special Issue "Molecular Pathophysiology, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics in Common Neonatal and Pediatric Diseases"
A special issue of International Journal of Molecular Sciences (ISSN 1422-0067). This special issue belongs to the section "Molecular Pathology, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 March 2021.
Interests: pediatrics; neonatology
In recent years, the development of molecular biological and genetic medical technologies has been remarkable, many pediatric intractable diseases and rare diseases have been diagnosed, and therapeutic methods have been developed. Meanwhile, when we look at common neonatal and pediatric diseases, conventional diagnostic and therapeutic methods are still often used to this day. It is also necessary to apply innovative thinking, science, and technology to common neonatal and pediatric diseases in order to elucidate their pathophysiology and develop novel diagnosis methods and treatments.
In this special issue, more focused area is the common diseases associated with preterm and term infants, such as neonatal jaundice and neonatal infection, and common growth disorders that are strongly influenced by the conditions during the neonatal period, such as short children born small-for gestational age and pediatric non-communicable diseases (metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia).
Dr. Ichiro Morioka
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- common diseases
- pediatric and neonatal patients
- innovative thinking
- novel diagnostic and therapeutic methods
- neonatal jaundice
- neonatal infection
- short children born small-for gestational age
- pediatric metabolic syndrome