Endocrinology Research and Innovation

Reinforcing Education for Adrenal Insufficiency Self-Management Improves Patient Outcomes

A quality improvement project by the Endocrinology team at Nationwide Children’s identifies and addresses knowledge gaps among patients and caregivers with adrenal insufficiency.

Provider with young female patient

Comprehensive Type 1 Diabetes Wellness Score to Help Patients and Providers

A quality improvement effort resulted in the first-known composite score to track multiple clinical indicators of diabetes-related health in patients with Type 1.

Prader Willi Syndrome Patient and Doctor

Choking Education an Important Element of Care for Prader-Willi Syndrome Families

Choking prevention and intervention education offer a simple way to address this common cause of death among PWS patients.

Three THRIVE Program patients

Reproductive Health Attitudes and Behaviors in Transgender/Nonbinary Adolescents

A survey suggests providers may need unique strategies for counseling sometimes disinterested youth on important reproductive health issues.

Nationwide Children's Hospital Patient Photo

Forging the Way Forward on DSD

Experts are learning how a focus on behavioral health and psychosocial support can lead to better outcomes among youth with disorders/differences of sex development.

Young Boy Sitting Outside

Predicting Acute Health Care Utilization in Patients with Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes

Study demonstrates the utility of a high risk assessment screening tool in differentiating between patients with versus patients without any acute health care utilization.