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COVID-19 Associated with Dramatic Decline in Use of Emergency Department by Pediatric Asthma Patients
Study by CHOP researchers has implications for those seeking to understand the drivers of asthma exacerbations
COVID-19 County-level Forecasts Show Limited Impact of Memorial Day Travel, Except in Established High-risk Areas
Updated modeling data released by PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia show many U.S. counties, even those home to vacation destinations, are not projected to see a resurgence in COVID-19 cases through mid-July following increased travel and activity around Memorial Day weekend.
Independence Blue Cross (Independence) and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have signed a new long-term agreement. The agreement, which will be effective July 1, 2020 , represents a shared goal of improving community health care for children and collaborating on quality of care in ways that will benefit children living i
Universal Preoperative COVID-19 Screening Improves Safety by Identifying Otherwise Asymptomatic Pediatric Surgical Patients
Study led by CHOP physicians found half of pediatric patients who were screened had no symptoms, and infection rates among children varied greatly
New COVID-19 Forecasts Show Fragile Balance but Early Promise for Quiet Summer Across Many U.S. Counties
New four-week COVID-19 projections released by PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia show while many U.S.
CHOP researchers report a 2.5-fold decrease in pediatric fractures overall, due to organized sports cancellations and playground closures
An updated county-level model released by PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia shows some communities, particularly in the southern and Midwestern regions of the country, are still at high risk for COVID-19 resurgence in the coming weeks, while many other counties appear to be flattening the curve, even if case counts are higher than two weeks ago.
Clinical trial led by CHOP researchers found the primary care-based intervention led to less distress among teens and more positive feelings
Nearly two-thirds of school-aged children are bullied by their peers during their school years, according to new research published in the May issue of Pediatrics.
New data released by PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia show projected COVID-19 cases by county based on when and how aggressively communities reopen non-essential businesses.
Study by CHOP researchers finds debilitating lawnmower injuries continue to occur throughout U.S., despite improvements in lawnmower design
Cardioprotective Drug Prevents Severe Cardiac Events in Children Undergoing Chemotherapy for Acute Myeloid Leukemia
CHOP researchers found the use of dexrazoxane throughout AML treatment had a significantly lower risk of developing cardiac complications
Every week there are numerous scientific studies published. Here’s a look at some of the more interesting ones.
Joseph W. St. Geme, MD, Chair of the Department of Pediatrics and Physician-in-Chief at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, has been named the 2020 recipient of the Joseph W. St. Geme, Jr. Leadership Award, an honor that is bestowed by the Federation of Pediatric Organizations and is named after his father, a renowned and celebrated pediatrician.
CHOP Study Demonstrates How to Collect True Impact Incidents from Head Impact Sensors in Youth Sports
Researchers observed male and female soccer players during competitive play and found that head impact sensor data requires video to review false positives
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Establishes the David N. Pincus Endowed Global Health Fellowship Program
$10 Million Gift from the Pincus Family Foundation Advances Children's Health Worldwide
Adolescents with a history of ADHD are at higher risk for a range of behavioral and medical concerns
Population Health Strategies Improved Patient Experience & Reduced Hospital Stays for Kids on Medicaid
Integrated care teams and care management tools led to 3,600 fewer bed days in a year
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Expands CAPP+ Program, Partners With The Enterprise Center to Provide Resources, Training for Small Contractors
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is proud to announce a partnership with The Enterprise Center, in conjunction with Philadelphia Housing Development Corporation, to build the number of licensed contractors in Philadelphia and expand CHOP's Community Asthma Prevention Program Plus Home Repairs initiative.
Children of Mothers Exposed to Repeated Rocket Attacks During Pregnancy Had No Increase in Neuropsychiatric Conditions Up to Age Nine [21-November-2019] PHILADELPHIA , Nov. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Research has shown how prenatal environment can affect people throughout their lifetime. While many studies examine the effects of prenatal nutrition and later medical co