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Hospital financial decisions play a role in critical shortage of pediatric beds for RSV patients - Virginia Mercury

Hospital financial decisions play a role in critical shortage of pediatric beds for RSV patients – Virginia Mercury

By Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News The severe shortage of pediatric hospital beds plaguing the country this fall is a byproduct of financial decisions made by hospitals over the past decade as they shut down children’s wards, which often operate in the red, and increased the number of beds available for more profitable endeavors. such …

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The American Pediatric Society and the Society for Pediatric Research honor Kurt H. Albertine with the 2023 Mary Ellen Avery Neonatal Research Award

The American Pediatric Society and the Society for Pediatric Research honor Kurt H. Albertine with the 2023 Mary Ellen Avery Neonatal Research Award

image: 2023 APS & SPR Neonatal Research Award Recipient Mary Ellen Avery Kurt H. Albertine, PhD, FAAAS, FAAA see After Credit: APS HOUSTON, December 12, 2022 – The American Pediatric Society (APS) and the Society for Pediatric Research (SPR) are pleased to announce that Kurt H. Albertine, PhD, is the recipient of the 2023 Mary …

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Predicting EF trajectory phenotypes may inform the treatment of AML in pediatric patients

New research suggests that accurately predicting ejection fraction (EF) trajectory phenotypes can inform the personalization of prognosis and treatment for children with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Study group-based trajectory methods identified distinct EF trajectory phenotypes with differential event-free survival and overall survival for each group. “Predictive models focused on trajectory-defined phenotypes can elucidate the genomic …

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The American Pediatric Society names Dr. Chris Feudtner as the recipient of the 2023 Norman J. Siegel New Member Outstanding Science Award

The American Pediatric Society names Dr. Chris Feudtner as the recipient of the 2023 Norman J. Siegel New Member Outstanding Science Award

Image: Dr. Chris Feudtner, winner of the American Pediatric Society’s 2023 Norman J. Siegel Outstanding New Fellow Scientist Award. see After Credit: n/a HOUSTON, December 5, 2022 – The American Pediatric Society (APS) is pleased to announce that Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH, is the recipient of the 2023 Norman J. Siegel New Member Outstanding …

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