Trial focuses on whether drug udenafil can help prevent chronic liver problems in kids who require a Fontan procedure for congenital heart disease.
Pediatric Health Conditions
1 in 5 children in national study cohort developed new or progressive medical conditions within six months of leaving the ICU for sepsis care.
A new bowel scoring tool to evaluate Crohn’s disease is reliable, easy to use, and ready for clinicians to put into practice, according to study.
Study suggests similar outcomes between critically ill kids hospitalized for COVID and influenza, with 1 in 3 children in multi-hospital cohort needing invasive breathing support.
Doctors implant paperclip-sized diagnostic device in the first pediatric patient in Michigan to allow close monitoring from afar, reduce risk of re-hospitalizations.
Simple ‘practice bundle’ helped achieve 30% reduction across 15 hospitals.