The Post-COVID “Immunity Gap” Continues to Pummel Pediatric Wards

It’s after 9 P.M., and I’m with the pediatric night team in the children’s emergency room at my hospital. We’re admitting another toddler with a viral infection. The kid has the flu, or RSV, parainfluenza, rhinovirus, adenovirus, COVID, enterovirus, or some mix of multiple viruses—it hardly matters. She is coming into the hospital so that […]