1 in 9 publicly insured and 1 in 11 privately insured children received low-value care in 2014, researchers find.
Major complications fall by 12%, time on a ventilator declines by 13% among children in the cardiac ICU at PC4 hospitals.
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.
Tests that provide molecular details on a specific tumor aren’t routinely done for pediatric brain tumors, but research suggests the extra step could change a child’s therapy.
Study doesn’t find relationship between the “timeout” as a disciplinary method and increased behavior problems.
Academic research has long been characterized by silos and protective instincts.