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Round Tables

Surgical hip dislocation in children is safe for muscles, preserves blood supply

Orthopedics Today, September 2017
This Orthopedics Today Round Table features surgical hip dislocation in children, a procedure described by Reinhold Ganz, MD, about 17 years ago…
In the JournalsPerspective

Routine shoulder ultrasound seen as appropriate for infants with brachial plexus birth palsy

July 20, 2017
Recently published results showed ultrasound screening is appropriate for infants with brachial plexus birth palsy with a passive external rotation…
In the Journals

Healthy Heart Score performs ‘moderately well’ estimating risk for early CVD events

July 19, 2017
In mostly healthy younger adults, the Healthy Heart Score predicted premature atherosclerotic CVD events moderately well, making it a viable tool for…
Meeting News

Enzyme activator could be ‘disease-modifying’ treatment for pyruvate kinase deficiency

June 28, 2017
Enzyme activator AG-348 sustained hemoglobin increases in adults with pyruvate kinase deficiency, according to updated data from a phase 2 trial…

Texas Children’s Hospital ranked No. 1 for pediatric cardiology, heart surgery

June 27, 2017
Texas Children’s Hospital has been named at the best hospital for pediatric cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report. …

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital named nation’s best for pediatric cancer

June 27, 2017
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has been named the best hospital in the nation for children with cancer. The institution tops U.S. News

Boston Children’s, CHOP ranked best hospitals for pediatric GI, GI surgery

June 27, 2017
Boston Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center ranked as the top…

Boston Children’s Hospital named best pediatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report

June 27, 2017
Boston Children’s Hospital has been ranked the No. 1 pediatric hospital in the nation for the fourth consecutive year, according to the…
In the Journals

Mouse allergen in inner-city schools linked to asthma morbidity among children

December 8, 2016
Decreased lung function and increased asthma symptoms in children were associated with elevated levels of mouse allergen in urban elementary and…

ASH names training program participants

September 8, 2016
ASH selected 22 hematology trainees and early career faculty members to participate in this year’s ASH Clinical Research Training Institute…
In the Journals

Patient accrual hampers completion of clinical trials, publication process

September 2, 2016
Clinical trials involving children often remain unpublished or uncompleted despite new legislation encouraging such investigations, according to…
In the Journals

Acetaminophen well-tolerated in children with mild persistent asthma

August 29, 2016
As-needed use of acetaminophen was well-tolerated and did not increase asthma exacerbations or worsen asthma control in young children with mild…

Boston Children’s Hospital named best for pediatric cardiology, heart surgery

June 22, 2016
Boston Children’s Hospital has been ranked as the nation’s No. 1 hospital for pediatric cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News &

Boston Children’s Hospital ranked as top pediatric orthopedic hospital in US News & World Report

June 21, 2016
Boston Children’s Hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the top-ranked hospital in the country for pediatric…

Boston Children’s Hospital named best pediatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report

June 21, 2016
Boston Children’s Hospital has been ranked the No. 1 pediatric hospital in the nation, according to the 2016-2017 edition of U.S. News &

Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s named best hospital for pediatric cancer

June 21, 2016
Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center has retained its distinction as the nation’s No. 1 pediatric cancer…
Meeting News Coverage

Hospitalizations longer, costlier for children with aspiration pneumonia

May 3, 2016
BALTIMORE — Children diagnosed with aspiration pneumonia had longer and costlier hospitalizations than those with community-acquired pneumonia…
Meeting News Coverage

Maternal presence during NAS treatment decreased withdrawal severity

April 30, 2016
BALTIMORE — Parental presence at the bedside of infants born with neonatal abstinence syndrome may improve their recovery from opioid…

Boston Children’s Hospital ranked best children’s hospital in cardiology, heart surgery

June 9, 2015
Boston Children’s Hospital has been named the best pediatric hospital in cardiology and heart surgery, according to the U.S. News & World

Boston Children's Hospital named best children's hospital for gastroenterology, GI surgery

June 9, 2015
Boston Children’s Hospital has been ranked the No. 1 children’s hospital in the nation for gastroenterology and GI surgery, according to…
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