Research and Innovation

In addition to providing outstanding clinical care, members of the Section of Pulmonary Medicine conduct research and lead clinical trials to improve patient outcomes.

Nationwide Children’s is part of two large, national research networks through the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the American Lung Association.

Pulmonary Clinical Research

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.

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Could Earlier Spirometry Get CF Inpatients Home Sooner?
Checking spirometry earlier may help reduce length of stay those with cystic fibrosis pulmonary exacerbations.

Fostering Disease-Specific Expertise Outside of Pulmonology: The CF/GI Combined Clinic
Pulmonologists and gastroenterologists have teamed up to treat CF patients in a single visit, with on-the-spot consultation and treatment plans created by the joint clinician team.