1 in 9 publicly insured and 1 in 11 privately insured children received low-value care in 2014, researchers find.
CS Mott Children's Hospital
A worldwide research effort is underway for finding a treatment option for hyperphagia, the most common genetic cause of life-threatening childhood obesity.
Diagnoses of mental health and substance use disorders associated with three times higher odds of overdose.
Major complications fall by 12%, time on a ventilator declines by 13% among children in the cardiac ICU at PC4 hospitals.
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.