COVID Paediatric Literature Repository

These research papers have been sourced by a collaboration of SCHN researchers, librarians and staff.

Contact details

For enquiries, please contact Trish Bennett, SCHN Medical Library Manager.

This repository is intended as a central portal for COVID-19 paediatric literature. This information does not constitute clinical advice.

Most full-text articles should be available via the ‘Read this paper’ link. If you need assistance in accessing articles contact your local Health Library.

Pages are updated regularly and revision logs are listed on each page. If you have resources to add please contact us.

Articles in the Spotlight

Myopericarditis after the Pfizer mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine in Adolescents.

  • Authors: Schauer, J., et al.
  • Citation: J Pediatr (2021). DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2021.06.083

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JCVI statement on COVID-19 vaccination of children and young people aged 12 to 17 years: 15 July 2021

Author: UK Dept. of health and Social Care

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Delta variant: What is happening with transmission, hospital admissions, and restrictions

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Deaths in Children and Young People in England following SARS-CoV-2 infection during the first pandemic year: a national study using linked mandatory child death reporting data.

  • Authors: Smith C, Odd D, Harwood R, Ward J, Linney M, Clark M, Hargreaves D, Ladhani S, Draper E, Davis P, Kenny S.
  • Citation: MedRXiv (2021).
  • Subjects: Clinical Disease; 

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 Risk factors for severe COVID-19 in children.

  • Authors: Graff K, Smith C, Silveira L, Jung S, Curran-Hays S, Jarjour J, Carpenter L, Pickard K, Mattiucci M, Fresia J, McFarland EJ.
  • Citation: The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2021 Apr 1;40(4):e137-45.

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Underlying Medical Conditions Associated With Severe COVID-19 Illness Among Children.

  • Author: Kompaniyets, L., et al.
  • Citation: JAMA Netw Open (2021). 4(6): e2111182. DOI: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.11182
  • Subjects: Clinical Disease; Epidemiology;

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 Impact of COVID-19 on people with cystic fibrosis.

  • Authors: Colombo C, Burgel PR, Gartner S, van Koningsbruggen-Rietschel S, Naehrlih L, Sermet-Gaudelus I, Southern KW.
  • Citation: The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 2020 May 1;8(5):e35-6.

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 Knowledge, Attitude, and Self-Reported Practice Towards Measures for Prevention of the Spread of COVID-19 Among Australians: A Nationwide Online Longitudinal Representative Survey.

  • Author: Enticott, J., et al.
  • Citation: Front Public Health (2021). 9: 630189. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.630189
  • Subjects: Infection Control Prevention;

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COVID-19-Lessons Learned and Questions Remaining.

  • Author: Fang, F. C., et al.
  • Citation: Clin Infect Dis (2021). 72(12): 2225-2240. DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1654
  • Subjects: Clinical Disease; Diagnosis; Epidemiology; Treatment

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