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Will make the process better, safer and more cost efficient By Ellin Kavanagh   Placement of an intravenous catheter—to allow health care providers the ability to easily take blood or administer medications—is one of the most common inpatient procedures. Although...
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Using single-cell sequencing, investigators mapped the various stages of T-cell development in the human thymus LOS ANGELES (Jun. 16, 2020) — Chintan Parekh, MD, of the The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, has led a team of...
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By Melinda Smith Now more than ever, we understand that the prenatal period represents a crucial time of brain development. Maternal drug use during this period has been shown to lead to poor developmental outcomes for the child. A new study published in JAMA Pediatrics...
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Todd P. Chang, MD, MAcM, Attending Physician, Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, changes must be made to how patients are resuscitated. Normal procedures such as intubation and CPR can allow viruses to spread.  The American...