pediatric hospitals

First US teen patient with implanted mechanical heart device discharged

November 12th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Texas Children's Hospital has become the first paediatric hospital in the US to discharge a child while on an intracorporeal ventricular assist device (VAD), a feat previously accomplished ... Read more...

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Indian-origin researchers study shows steroids not beneficial for kids with bacterial meningitis

May 7th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 7 (ANI): According to a new study led by an Indian-origin scientist, corticosteroids given to children who are hospitalized for bacterial meningitis do not provide a benefit in survival ... Read more...

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