Major complications fall by 12%, time on a ventilator declines by 13% among children in the cardiac ICU at PC4 hospitals.
Diagnosis of Heart Condition
Chest tubes are necessary but painful for babies and children recovering from heart procedures. Doctors explore ways to remove the device earlier to improve families’ experiences and reduce time spent in the hospital.
Hospitals around the country collaborate to significantly reduce cardiac arrest rates among children hospitalized with heart disease, according to findings presented at the American Heart Association meeting.
Academic research has long been characterized by silos and protective instincts.
Forty percent of people who develop venous thromboembolism don’t know what caused it. New research in mice further explores inflammation’s role.