New diagnostic tool reflects diverse Canadian paediatric population

A major tool has been developed that will directly contribute to improved diagnosis and assessment of children and youth with medical concerns across Canada. When...

The ABCs of medication safety in paediatrics

One of the great things about children is the innocence with which they view the world. Watch any of them in action and for the...

Credit Valley celebrates first midwife-assisted birth

The first midwife-assisted birth at the Credit Valley site of The Credit Valley Hospital and Trillium Health Centre took place in March with the...

An analysis of NICU departmental ‘Plan Typologies’ in a single room care model

As the single room care model becomes the norm in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit planning and design, the single rooms can be arranged in...

Integrating maternal-child data for all births in Ontario

On the campus of the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO), recent privacy software innovations have been united with a clinical database to create...

Café Scientifique: Making health research available to the public

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Café Scientifique program fosters informal discussion about scientific research topics between the public, researchers and expert clinicians....

The Credit Valley Hospital recognizes paediatric oncology clinic partners

At a brief ceremony on November 8th 21011, the partners in the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) Satellite Clinic at The Credit Valley...

Flash mob “celebrates” local cancer services for children at Grand River Hospital and provincial...

Grand River Hospital and the community have marked Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by “celebrating” local services that help kids live their everyday lives while...

Improving outcomes for teenage dialysis patients

The BC Children’s Hospital renal program launched a transition clinic in 2007, with the goal of increasing survival rates among adolescents transferring from pediatric...

Volunteers ease stress of surgery at children’s hospital

  In an effort to offer continued support to children and youth undergoing surgery, the operating room (OR) staff at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern...

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