Clinical researchers at Nationwide Children's are committed to identifying new approaches for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of childhood diseases, taking research discoveries from the lab to the patient's bedside.
Extremely Premature Infants Benefit from Early Extubation Attempts
Early attempts are associated with shorter hospital stays and lower incidence of bronchopulmonary dysplasia, even if reintubation is necessary.
What’s new and what’s ahead?
Extremely Premature Babies May Benefit from Proactive, Coordinated Care
Study looks to improve outcomes for neonates born at 23 weeks by taking a proactive approach, including shared decision-making between families and health care providers.
Reducing Central Line Infections in Neonates
CLABSIs dropped nearly 90 percent with quality improvement initiative.
Morgan’s Fund Launches NEC Podcast
Premiere episode features Gail Besner, MD, discussing surgical outcomes, her discovery of HB-EGF, and current research.
Potential Shift in Care for CMV-Infected Neonates
Oral doses of valganciclovir for six months improve long-term hearing and neurodevelopment, causing a shift in care for infants born with the disease.
Visit Nationwide Children’s at PAS 2015
Learn more about how we are redefining pediatric health care at booth #825.
Standardized SIMPLE Feeding Program© Reduces Length of Stay, Costs in NICU
New protocol helps infants achieve full feeds and discharge faster without adverse health effects.
Viral Respiratory Tract Infections in the NICU
A new study supports the need for more respiratory viral testing of NICU infants with suspected sepsis.
The Medications Saving Preemies May Surprise You
Many may not know part of the comprehensive care for premature babies includes medications such as Sildenafil, better known as Viagra, and caffeine.
Predicting Preeclampsia Using Alzheimer's Tools
New research has identified a potential cause of and a better diagnostic method for preeclampsia, one of the most deadly pregnancy-related conditions in the world.
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