Results from a study conducted by the Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings Network suggest physicians reconsider using intravenous antibiotics to treat osteomyelitis because of that method's risk for adverse events.
A cost-benefit analysis performed by a research team at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia describes a winning combination that can improve safety of hospitalized children, while at the same time achieving financial savings.
New research shows that the tumultuous teenage years can be particularly challenging for overweight adolescents with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, a sleep disorder that affects an estimated 2 percent of youths.
A new study from the Center for Injury Research and Prevention provides valuable evidence that New Jersey's Graduated Driver Licensing decal provision is associated with a sustained two-year decline in crash rates among intermediate teen drivers.
A study conducted by PolicyLab researchers shows the proportion of U.S.-born, Medicaid-enrolled children in Pennsylvania who utilized preventive dental care rose significantly, with marked gains among Latino children.