noun (used with a singular verb)
Related formspe·di·at·ric, adjective
Can be confusedpediatrics podiatry
Examples from the Web for pediatrics
The same Pediatrics journal notes that 17 states have some form of exception to the standard parental consent requirement.
Seventy-two adults between the ages of 18 and 50 are participating in the trial, led by the pediatrics department at Oxford.
The American Academy of Pediatrics advocates for infants to be put to sleep in a bare crib to prevent SIDS.Kids Eat the Darndest Things: Laundry Pods, Teething Necklaces, and More Of The Weirdest Stuff Sending Kids to the E.R.|Russell Saunders|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The American Academy of Pediatrics has decried it for decades.
In 2011, the American Academy of Pediatrics called for an outright ban on use of tanning beds by minors.Wake Up, Parents: Letting Your Kid Tan Is Like Letting Them Smoke|Russell Saunders|June 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These female physicians frequently appear as medical writers, especially on gyncology and pediatrics.Greek Women|Mitchell Carroll
The same can be said of the Psychological Clinic, Pediatrics, and other technical journals published in this country.Civics and Health|William H. Allen
At present he is a professor of pediatrics and assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania.Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
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The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of children.