A third of children and adolescents who underwent a complex procedure for a severe congenital heart condition were identified as frail.
Participants said the lesions caused similar or more distress than skin conditions like acne or psoriasis.
In a clinical trial, adding interferon treatment with a bone marrow transplant bolstered outcomes for patients with advanced, high-risk leukemia.
The findings will help physicians determine treatment options for children and young teens.
Although osteoarthritis has no cure, researchers are developing a new intervention to improve patients’ chronic pain outcomes.
An orthopaedic surgeon discusses some debates in foot and ankle care and the importance of personalized medicine in the field.