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Doctors Attach Pacemaker To Baby’s Heart While Still Attached Via The Umbilical Cord

In what is said to be a first - doctors at Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado) have completed the first-ever EXIT (Ex Utero Intrapartum Treatment) to ventricular pacing procedure. The post Doctors Attach Pacemaker To Baby’s Heart While Still Attached Via The Umbilical Cord appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Children's Colorado doctors conclude EV-D68 likely cause of acute flaccid myelitis

(Children's Hospital Colorado) A team of doctors and scientists from the US and Europe led by Kevin Messacar, MD, an infectious disease specialist from Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado), has found that Enterovirus D68...Show More Summary

Children's Hospital Colorado doctors complete first-ever EXIT to ventricular pacing

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Researchers at Children's Hospital Colorado completed the first-ever EXIT (Ex Utero Intrapartum Treatment) to ventricular pacing procedure. The patient, a 36-week fetus with complete atrioventricular block and cardiac dysfunction, was at high risk of pre-term death. Show More Summary

Children's Colorado experts study loss of control eating & bariatric surgery success

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Recent research led by Thomas H. Inge, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Bariatric Surgery Center at Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado), examined the impact of eating behaviors on success rates related to bariatric surgery in adolescents.

Children's Hospital Colorado and RxRevu deliver next generation prescription platform

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado) and RxRevu, the leader in prescription-decision support, are collaborating to help prescribers better meet the needs of children by seamlessly incorporating antimicrobial-stewardship best practices into prescribers' decision-making processes. Show More Summary

A Hospital Charged $1,877 to Pierce a 5-Year-Old’s Ears. This Is Why Health Care Costs So Much.

This story was originally published by ProPublica and NPR’s Shots blog. Two years ago, Margaret O’Neill brought her 5-year-old daughter to Children’s Hospital Colorado because the band of tissue that connected her tongue to the floor of her mouth was too tight. The condition, literally called being “tongue-tied,” made it hard for the girl to […]

Hospital Charged $1,877 to Pierce 5-Year-Old's Ears

Two years ago, Margaret O'Neill brought her 5-year-old daughter to Children's Hospital Colorado because the band of tissue that connected her tongue to the floor of her mouth was too tight.... During a pre-operative visit, the surgeon offered to throw in a surprising perk. Show More Summary

Study indicates home monitoring effectively detects potentially fatal fetal heart issues

(Children's Hospital Colorado) As reported in the Journal of Perinatology, researchers from Children's Hospital Colorado recently confirmed that it is feasible for at-risk pregnant women to use commercially available Doppler fetal heart rate monitors for home monitoring to detect heart arrhythmias in their developing fetuses.

TBI laws effective at reducing rate of recurrent concussions, new study shows

A recent study from the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children's Hospital done in conjunction with researchers from Colorado School of Public Health at the University at Colorado and Temple University used dataShow More Summary

Research proves bioengineering as viable alternative to open fetal repair for spina bifida

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Researchers from Children's Hospital Colorado and the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus recently discovered a promising alternative to open fetal surgery for spina bifida repair. The team,Show More Summary

Collaborative Pediatric Care Network to improve patient health and value in Colorado

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Founded in 2016 and launched in January 2017, the Pediatric Care Network, a collaboration among community pediatric providers, specialists at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children's...Show More Summary

Social factors of patients affect hospital performance measures

10 months agoHealth : EurekAlert: Health

(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) A team of researchers led by a University of Colorado School of Medicine faculty member found that measures to evaluate readmission rates at children's hospitals would be more accurate if the social factors of the patients are included.

ER visits related to marijuana use at a Colorado hospital quadruple after legalization

(American Academy of Pediatrics) Visits by teens to a Colorado children's hospital emergency department and its satellite urgent care centers increased rapidly after legalization of marijuana for commercialized medical and recreational use, according to new research being presented at the 2017 Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting in San Francisco.

Children's Hospital Colorado combats antibiotic resistance with 'handshake stewardship'

11 months agoHealth : EurekAlert: Health

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Recent research from Children's Hospital Colorado has shown the effectiveness of a unique type of antimicrobial stewardship program in the fight against antibiotic (antiviral, antifungal and antibacterial) resistance. Show More Summary

Thousands of people with autism join new online genetic study

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Autism has a strong genetic component. To date, approximately 50 genes have been identified that almost certainly play a role in autism, and researchers estimate that at least an additional 300 are involved. But to identify all the genes at play, many more genetic samples are needed from those with autism and their immediate families.

Children's Hospital Colorado research argues for use of medical homes in pediatrics

(Children's Hospital Colorado) New research from Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado) argues strongly in favor of the redirection of public funding to invest in improving the use of patient centered medical homes for children with public or no insurance.

Children's Hospital Colorado research finds ski helmets lessens severity of injuries

(Children's Hospital Colorado) New research from Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado) focused on helmet safety and injury prevention among young skiers and snowboarders. The research found that children who wear a helmet...Show More Summary

Reefer Madness Hits Colorado’s Toddlers

2 years agoNews : The Daily Beast

Colorado hospitals are seeing a spike in emergency room visits for children who have ingested their parents edibles.

Marijuana exposure in kids rose after recreational use legalized in Colorado

The legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado was associated with both increased hospital visits and cases at a regional poison center because of unintentional exposure to the drug by children, suggesting effective preventive measures are needed as more states consider legalizing the drug, according to an article published online by JAMA Pediatrics. read more

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