Research and Innovation

Our team is actively engaged in clinical research that aims to help professionals and families understand more about the 22q deletion and its impact on affected children. Through such investigative efforts, we will learn how best to care for our patients and how to best help them live healthy and productive lives.

Browse current research studies being conducted at Nationwide Children’s related to 22q Deletion Syndrome.

Practical Guidelines for Managing Patients with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome

Published in the Journal of Pediatrics, these guidelines present the best-practice recommendations currently available for managing patients with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, across the lifespan.  The guidelines include a major focus on the changing issues through childhood development.

Access an abstract of this study: Practical Guidelines for Managing Patients with 22q11.2 Deletion SyndromeJ Pediatr. 2011 May 11. [Epub ahead of print]