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Pediatrics

Children's Hospital Colorado calls 'state of emergency' in pediatric mental health
Has seen suicide among children become top concern in ED
Indiana hospital invests $325 million in expansion projects
Will build a second location for women's health, a new brain and spine hospital, and a new parking garage
ACR, SPR ask Anthem to cover hospital-based imaging for children, 10 and above
Anthem is trying to steer older pediatric patients to freestanding imaging options
St. Jude to invest $11.5 billion in worldwide pediatric care
Will develop new treatments and create new research areas for cancer and other pediatric catastrophic diseases
Bringing proton therapy to pediatric patients
Access is improving for the kids who stand to benefit most, but the pandemic has magnified financial challenges
When small is big: MR safety for pediatric patients
Looking back 20 years after the tragic death of Michael Colombini
Contrast-enhanced ultrasound utilization on the rise
CEUS offers many unique advantages over other imaging modalities, particularly for pediatric patients
ED visits for respiratory illness down 62% among children: Study
Pediatric facilities in particular saw a 42% decline across 44 hospitals
Tackling pediatric fears of medical imaging
How patient comfort innovations are making radiology more kid-friendly
Philips to incorporate classic Disney characters in Ambient Experience for MR
The pilot study will see if Disney animations can help reduce anxiety among children in MR scans
The importance of CRNAs to pediatric care
Recognizing the vital role of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists in administering quality care to children
MR approach shows fetal heart for the first time in 4D
Could help in diagnosing wide array of congenital heart disease pathologies
Advanced imaging increases in pediatric ED, ultrasound and MR drive the trend
Move away from CT illustrates growing awareness of long-term radiation risks
How Seattle Children’s Bellevue Surgery Center employed AI-powered technology to eliminate opioids for most pediatric surgeries
Insights from Dr. Greg Latham, a pediatric anesthesiologist and director of pediatric cardiac anesthesiology at Seattle Children's Hospital
Outpatient visits have dropped by close to 60% during COVID-19 pandemic
Highest declines in New England and mid-Atlantic regions
The pediatric benefits of contrast enhanced ultrasound
Experts discuss the pros and cons of a valuable tool in the pediatric imaging tool kit
Products and preparation help lower sedation in pediatric imaging
Reducing anxiety for young patients doesn't only make them happier, it means more efficient care
Improving pediatric access to proton therapy
What's being done to make sure children are receiving the best cancer treatments possible?

Pediatrics Features In Print

Read the new issue of HCB News Magazine

Proton therapy current events recap

A look back at some of the biggest headlines shaping the road ahead

Bringing proton therapy to pediatric patients

Access is improving for the kids who stand to benefit most, but the pandemic has magnified financial challenges

Contrast-enhanced ultrasound utilization on the rise

CEUS offers many unique advantages over other imaging modalities, particularly for pediatric patients

Tackling pediatric fears of medical imaging

How patient comfort innovations are making radiology more kid-friendly