Primary care providers play an important role in recognizing the disorder and in providing a bridge to mental health care providers.
Adolescents sustain more than 2.5 million sports-related injuries per year, and a large majority are related to the knee or shoulder. Concussions, if improperly handled, may lead to life-threatening complications.
Developed by pediatric pulmonologists, this tool includes establishing an asthma diagnosis, steps to take during an initial asthma visit and an example of an asthma risk assessment.
What is the most appropriate antibiotic for a urinary tract infection? When does a patient with penile adhesions need to be referred? Seth Alpert, MD, pediatric urologist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, addresses these and other common concerns.
What are the Current Recommendations for Workup and Imaging for Lower Back Pain and Possible Spondylolysis in Children and Adolescents?
Thomas L. Pommering, DO, Chief of Sports Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, answers this common question from primary care providers.
Vanessa L. Shanks, MD, neonatologist and medical director of the Lactation program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, answers this commonly asked question from primary care providers.
The Section of Nephrology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital has developed this practice tool, including a diagnostic algorithm, for primary care providers.
This guide, developed by Nationwide Children’s Laboratory Services and Division of Infectious Diseases, reviews signs and symptoms, testing, diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease, West Nile virus and other conditions.
A new study shows the laxative, commonly sold as MiraLAX, does not expose children to toxic amounts of ethylene glycol and other compounds.
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