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Evidence Emerges on Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

May 3, 2016

Stringent weaning protocol improves outcomes for infants born addicted to opioids, new study finds
Innovations in Pediatrics - Spring 2016

Investigations: A Compendium of Research Under Way at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital

May 3, 2016

Research Updates
Innovations in Pediatrics - Spring 2016

New Studies Suggest Microorganisms in the Womb Set Stage for Childhood and Adulthood Diseases

February 28, 2016

Experts at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s review the potential influences of the developing infant microbiome in Birth Defects Research Part C EmbryoToday

Widening the Net

January 1, 2016

New Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Center at Rainbow first in U.S. to be site-visited and fully approved by the PCD Foundation
Innovations in Pediatrics – Winter 2016

George H. Thompson, MD, and Connie Poe-Kochert, CNF; examine X-rays while preparing for a spine surgery.

Rich Research Resources

July 1, 2015

Patient database and historical collection prove to be valuable study tools
Innovations in Orthopaedics - Winter 2013

Leading the Way in Children's Diabetes Research

September 10, 2012

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology conducts EDIC and TODAY trials
Forging Medicine’s Future Division of Clinical & Molecular Endocrinology

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital Study Finds Rising Incidence of Acute Pancreatitis in Hospitalized Children

June 1, 2012

The largest investigation to date has found a significant increase in the number of acute pancreatitis (AP) cases in hospitalized children in the United States.

New Research at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital Characterizes Pediatric Deaths Above 30,000 Feet

June 1, 2012

In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital (UH Rainbow) found that lap infants may be at greater risk for death on a commercial airline flight.

Physician Practice Facilitation Ensures Key Medical Care Reaches Children

June 1, 2012

Leona Cuttler, MD, knew in her core that the simple act of adding an outside eye could dramatically improve pediatric care.

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital to Study African Americans Response to Asthma Medications

May 31, 2012

In a first-of-its-kind clinical trial, asthma researchers at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital (UH Rainbow) will evaluate treatment guidelines for African American children and young adults with asthma.

A Downward Trend for New Cases of Pediatric Melanoma

September 14, 2011

Cincinnati, OH, April 9, 2015 -- Melanoma is an aggressive form of skin cancer that has been increasing in incidence in adults over the past 40 years. Although pediatric melanoma is rare (5-6 children per million), most studies indicate that incidence has been increasing

Ataluren Phase 3 Trial Results In Nonsense Mutation Cystic Fibrosis Published in the Lancet Respiratory Medicine

September 14, 2011

PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that the results of a Phase 3 study of ataluren in patients with nonsense mutation cystic fibrosis (nmCF) were published in Lancet Respiratory Medicine.