Tag Archives: Pediatric

Cincinnati Children’s, Teladoc to develop pediatric telehealth

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital is working with Teladoc to develop what the organizations believe will be the first consumer pediatric telehealth platform. The hospital will bring expertise to the vendor as it builds a platform appropriate for pediatric needs. Steve Davis, MD, chief operating officer at the hospital, will lead an interdisciplinary team at Cincinnati Children’s… Read More »

Tool cuts wait times at pediatric hospital’s after-hours clinics

Parents looking to bring sick children to one of five pediatric after-hours clinics run by Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are leveraging online scheduling to avoid long waits. In fact, the software has cut in half the waiting times at Children’s Hospital’s five after-hours locations. The tool, called Skip the Wait from patient… Read More »

Treprostinil May Have Antithrombotic Effect in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

January 09, 2019 Share this content: Compared with healthy controls, all circulating platelet microvesicle subpopulations were significantly higher in untreated patients with PAH. In patients with pediatric pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), treatment with treprostinil has demonstrated potential antithrombotic mechanisms of action, including the ability to inhibit circulating platelet microvesicles, according to the results of a… Read More »