• gunshot
  • She was especially struck that the majority of the children under 15 hospitalized with gunshot wounds were unintentionally injured and said these accidents could easily have been prevented if the guns had been locked up. (cnn.com)
  • hospital
  • The child was taken to the hospital with what police at the time believed to be non-life-threatening injuries. (savannahnow.com)
  • The data don't include children who die in the emergency room or before they get to the hospital, nor does it include those who are treated and released. (cnn.com)
  • KMOV.com) - Three kids were transported to an area hospital after becoming unresponsive and lethargic Thursday afternoon. (kmov.com)
  • Police said the three children were found inside the vehicle and were taken to Children's Hospital in Milwaukee for treatment of undisclosed injuries. (wisn.com)
  • Not only are more children being diagnosed with high blood pressure (hypertension), but these children also cost more to treat and stay longer in the hospital, researchers from the University of Michigan said. (drugs.com)
  • Children with high blood pressure stayed in the hospital twice as long as children without high blood pressure -- eight days versus four days -- the study found. (drugs.com)
  • These children were likely to be older than 9, male, African-American and seen in a teaching hospital, Tran's group found. (drugs.com)
  • Three adults and two children were taken to an area hospital after a high-level of carbon monoxide was found inside a Fairfax County home. (wusa9.com)
  • Of the seven people inside the home that complained of illness, three adults and two children were taken to an area hospital. (wusa9.com)
  • Children admitted with Type 2 diabetes had significantly longer lengths of stay in the hospital and more diagnoses on record than children with Type 1 diabetes, suggesting greater morbidity among these children. (medindia.net)
  • New London - Crews took a child to the hospital Friday after a Jeep Grand Cherokee crashed into a stroller in the parking lot of The Cake Lady Café. (theday.com)
  • Between May 2004 and September 2005, we studied 290 consecutive episodes of community-acquired ALRI in children aged 0 to 6 years admitted to the Hospital de Base of São José do Rio Preto. (scielo.br)
  • This is a prospective consecutive case series study conducted to assess the prevalence of HRSV in the ALRIs of children admitted to the Hospital de Base (HB) of São José do Rio Preto, a teaching hospital that provides secondary and tertiary care to the population of this municipality and the northwest region of the state of São Paulo. (scielo.br)
  • The use of videoconferencing by some hospitalized children and families to conduct virtual visits with family and friends outside of the hospital was associated with a greater reduction in stress during hospitalization than those who did not use videoconferencing. (aappublications.org)
  • Compared with children ages 2 to 9, the rate of hospital-associated VTE was about four times higher for teens ages 14 to 17 (incidence rate ratio 4.3, 95% CI 2.7-6.8) and nearly eight times higher for young adults ages 18 to 21 (IRR 7.7, 95% CI 5.1-12.0), according to Clifford Takemoto, MD , of Johns Hopkins Hospital, and colleagues. (medpagetoday.com)
  • These data can contribute to the design of future clinical trials to prevent hospital-associated VTE in high-risk children," they wrote. (medpagetoday.com)
  • To explore the characteristics associated with developing hospital-associated VTE -- defined as cases in which VTE symptoms developed after 2 days of hospitalization or within 90 days of discharge -- the researchers retrospectively analyzed data from patients 21 and younger who were hospitalized at their center from 1994 to 2009. (medpagetoday.com)
  • For 17% of 7,000 children, the hospital recommended changes to the use of prescription antibiotics. (empr.com)
  • The researchers found that when doctors followed the recommendations, children without complex chronic health issues stayed in the hospital for shorter periods (an average of 68 hours vs. 82 hours), and the children were less likely to be readmitted. (empr.com)
  • Studies have shown stewardship programs reduce antibiotic use and decrease the risk of antibiotic resistance, but this is the first to demonstrate that these programs actually reduce length-of-stay and readmission in children," Jason Newland, MD, study lead author and medical director of patient safety and systems reliability at Children's Mercy Hospital, said in a Society news release. (empr.com)
  • If children get this, they're more likely to die, they're more likely to have surgery, they're going to be in the hospital longer, so there's a significant impact of the disease," said study researcher Dr. Cade Nylund, of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Md. (nbcnews.com)
  • The researchers noted that from their data, they could not distinguish between patients who acquired the disease in the hospital and those who were already infected when they were hospitalized. (nbcnews.com)
  • So it's important to have good isolation and preventive measures within the hospital to prevent transfer from one sick child to the next. (nbcnews.com)
  • This cluster-randomized trial will evaluate the impact of a multifaceted intervention (including electronic medical alerts) coordinated by a Nutritional Support Team, on adherence to recommended practices for care of starved children, among health personnel of a large university hospital. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In 2011, Thaïs launched an indiegogo campaign to raise funds for the children at Atlanta Georgia's Children's Rite Hospital Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Monday Life focuses on creating better healing environments for hospitalized children in six focus areas, which are art therapy, music therapy, technology, massage therapy, pet therapy, and hospital spaces that involve light, color, and art. (wikipedia.org)
  • Founder
  • In addition to his web series he has acted in a few commercials, has a supporting role in Alienate (2014), modeled for advertisements in Velore, LG Electronics, and Walmart, and is the founder and President of the Kid History Foundation. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1997
  • Pediatric researchers at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine utilized federally funded and collected data that demonstrates an approximately 200% increase in hospitalizations for children with Type 2 diabetes between 1997 and 2003. (medindia.net)
  • pneumonia
  • When hypertension was the main diagnosis, it was seen most often in children with lupus, complications from a kidney transplant, pneumonia and other kidney conditions. (drugs.com)
  • years
  • About 32 percent of American children aged 2 to 19 years are overweight, according to the American Heart Association. (drugs.com)
  • 4,5 According to the WHO, about 4 million children under 5 years die from ALRI every year. (scielo.br)
  • At 2 years, approximately 95% of children have been infected with HRSV. (scielo.br)
  • The objectives of the present study were to assess the prevalence and seasonality of HRSV in children aged 0 to 6 years hospitalized for ALRI in São José do Rio Preto, state of São Paulo, Brazil, and the association between age, diagnosis, and this viral agent. (scielo.br)
  • The uptick in cases held even after the researchers accounted for differences in the total number of patients hospitalized between those years, Nylund said. (nbcnews.com)
  • adults
  • These children have all the risk factors for cardiovascular disease that adults have, he said. (drugs.com)
  • 3 adults, 2 children hospitalized for CO poisoning in Fairfax Co. (wusa9.com)
  • This epidemic continues unabated, accompanied by a range of complicated and costly medical problems that threaten not just to shorten our children's lives, but to increase medical spending and medical care use of children and young adults. (medindia.net)
  • It also diminishes the quality of life and capacity to make contributions to the social capital that propels a nation such as ours for vast numbers of our nation's children and young adults. (medindia.net)
  • One of the most troubling complications of childhood obesity is that it is pushing way up the numbers of children and young adults with what is called Type 2 diabetes, a disease that as recently as a decade ago occurred almost exclusively among older adults. (medindia.net)
  • However, less is known about the role of ketamine in pain management in children, adolescents, and young adults. (dovepress.com)
  • Numerous outbreaks of HMPV have been reported in long-term care facilities for children and adults, causing fatalities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1935 she wrote, One of the primary functions of group work is the attempt to build on the inevitably social interests both of children and adults a type of group experience which will be individually developing and socially useful. (wikipedia.org)
  • Members of a relatively new virus family, the astroviridae, astroviruses are now recognised as a cause of gastroenteritis in children, whose immune systems are underdeveloped, and elderly adults, whose immune systems are generally somewhat compromised. (wikipedia.org)
  • Young children in childcare backgrounds or adults in military barracks are most likely to develop the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • virtually
  • What we believe has not ever been documented before about the childhood obesity epidemic and its complications is that the rates of hospitalizations of children for the treatment of complications of Type 2 diabetes have already been increasing at an alarming rate over the past decade, with implications for virtually all aspects of society. (medindia.net)
  • Family-Link is a videoconferencing program that allows hospitalized children and their parents to virtually visit family members and friends using laptops, webcams, and a secure Wi-Fi connection. (aappublications.org)
  • One possible solution is to use videoconferencing, whereby hospitalized children are able to virtually visit with family and friends more easily and intimately, possibly reducing their levels of stress, fear, and anxiety. (aappublications.org)
  • Serologic studies have shown that by the age of five, virtually all children worldwide have been exposed to the virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • infections
  • The vaccination efficacy in these children may also be hampered by the presence of maternally derived antibodies, which may provide partial protection to wild-type virus infections but also suppress the primary immune response on immunization. (wikipedia.org)
  • She is a leading researcher on diarrheal diseases with a major research focus on rotaviral infections in children, and the testing of rotaviral vaccines. (wikipedia.org)
  • She also works on other enteric infections and their consequences when children are infected in early life, sanitation and water safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • Focusing on vaccines, enteric infections and nutrition in young children in disadvantaged communities, she has combined field epidemiology with intensive laboratory investigations to inform both the science of infectious diseases and policy in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • In November of 2016, McMahon co-hosted Give Gala 2016, a sold-out charity event where attendees offer their services and talents, rather than money, to support hospitalized children. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • Celebrity supporters help Rubino's efforts by donating autographs for hospitalized children to receive from her, and by helping spread the word on social media. (wikipedia.org)
  • To help disadvantaged youth find their own voices, Thaïs worked with the non-profit program Youth Speak Collective students in the San Fernando Valley to cultivate their songwriting skills for Rockband 101. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization aims to help hospitalized children experience health, happiness, and hope through improved patient environments. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • MONDAY, June 18 -- The number of children hospitalized with high blood pressure nearly doubled in a single decade, according to a new study. (drugs.com)
  • About 1 percent to 3 percent of U.S. children have high blood pressure, much of which is related to obesity, according to study background information. (drugs.com)
  • We included a total of 367 children in the study: 232 Family-Link users and 135 non-Family-Link users. (aappublications.org)
  • In this study, we sought to evaluate the impact of a videoconferencing program, "Family-Link," which allows hospitalized children and their parents to visit other family members and friends, on the stress experienced by hospitalized children. (aappublications.org)
  • Around 10 percent of pot smokers' kids tested registered for traces of THC before legalization, 21 percent afterward - and "non-white children were more likely to be exposed than white children," the study adds. (westword.com)
  • A statement by Dr. Wilson about the results reads in part: "Our study demonstrates that, as with secondhand tobacco smoke, children can be exposed to the chemicals in marijuana when it is smoked by someone nearby. (westword.com)
  • Overall, children with CDI were 1.2 times more likely to die while hospitalized than those with other conditions, the study showed. (nbcnews.com)
  • Coyle said in a 1946 paper presented to the members of the American Association for the Study of Group Work at the National Conference of Social Work in Buffalo, My own hope is that the emerging definition of social work may define it as involving the conscious use of social relations in performing certain community functions, such as child welfare, family welfare or health services, recreation and informal education. (wikipedia.org)
  • news
  • That sounds like good news, but "I think most people would agree one child being shot is too many," Silver said. (cnn.com)
  • She raised $1736 and also created a music video with her song Hope Is My Friend to spread the news of love and hope so that hospitalized children would have Christmas presents. (wikipedia.org)
  • rise
  • Dr. Joshua Samuels, a pediatrician in the department of pediatric nephrology and hypertension at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston, said the obesity epidemic is at the root of the sharp rise in children with hypertension. (drugs.com)
  • Among
  • According to the CDC, the rate of suicide deaths among children between the ages of 10 and 14 has doubled since 2007. (pressherald.com)
  • The disease may be more common among the privately insured because these children may be more likely to be put on antibiotics, and thus more susceptible to CDI, Nylund said. (nbcnews.com)
  • complications
  • A child with high blood pressure is at increased risk of developing high blood pressure in adulthood and the long-term complications that are associated with hypertension," she added. (drugs.com)
  • Counseling families and providing education on healthy diet and exercise, as well as identifying hypertension in children early on to provide the appropriate therapy, may be the first steps toward preventing the disease and its complications, Tran said. (drugs.com)
  • majority of children
  • The majority of children have acquired astrovirus antibodies by the age of 5 and, looking at the pattern of disease, it suggests that antibodies provide protection through adult life, until the antibody titre begins to decline later in life. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • According to the organization 87 of the 150 children known to have used the super strength product had elevated vitamin D levels. (nutraingredients.com)
  • Kid History, YouTube series at Bored Shorts TV (2010-2013) Kid Snippets, YouTube series (2012-2014) The Kid History Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization created to serve others who stand in need. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • For example, it is increasingly common for health systems to facilitate virtual visits for parents and families with their children in the NICU and other inpatient wards using webcams or other mobile devices. (aappublications.org)
  • struck
  • New London police investigate an incident in which a vehicle struck a stroller, which had a child inside, in the parking lot of the New London Shopping Center on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (theday.com)
  • A New London police officer snaps photos of the scene where a vehicle struck a stroller, in which a child was seated, in the parking lot of the New London Shopping Center on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (theday.com)
  • ages
  • According to Hazelwood Fire Department officials, three children, ages 2, 3 and 4, were found to be seriously lethargic but breathing when officers arrived at the home on Tamma Lane shortly before 1 p.m. (kmov.com)
  • Investigators said a 19-year-old man took the three children, ages 3, 4 and 5, from a home on Hawthorne Drive in Fond du Lac during a domestic incident with their mother about 5 p.m. Monday. (wisn.com)
  • From 2008 to 2015, the percentage of children ages 5 to 17 hospitalized for suicidal thoughts or actions more than doubled, according to data presented Sunday at the 2017 Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting in San Francisco. (pressherald.com)
  • health
  • Black, Hispanic and Native American children had the greatest risks of increasing hospitalizations for this disease, adding to the long and troubling list of health disparities disproportionately suffered by minority children in the USA. (medindia.net)
  • Equally important is our duty to further explore the mechanisms causing health disparities in this new and profoundly serious child health problem. (medindia.net)
  • African-American
  • African-Americans and the poor also bear the brunt: Over half of the children who had been hospitalized were African-American, and more than half lived in a ZIP code that the government considered an impoverished area. (cnn.com)
  • researchers
  • An increase in antibiotic prescriptions for children may also explain the trend, the researchers said. (nbcnews.com)
  • Children who were white, had private insurance and lived in urban areas were more likely to be infected with Clostridium difficile than those who were black or Hispanic, had Medicaid and lived in rural areas, the researchers said. (nbcnews.com)
  • life
  • Police said the child sustained a facial laceration in the wreck, but the injuries did not appear to be life-threatening. (theday.com)
  • Since these children have not yet developed a mature immune system, a multidose vaccine strategy may be needed, starting in the first weeks of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • is the biggest risk factor for high blood pressure in children. (drugs.com)
  • Certain conditions, including inflammatory bowel disease , also put children at an increased risk for CDI. (nbcnews.com)
  • Risk factors include smoking, psychological stress, and a history of child abuse. (wikipedia.org)
  • month
  • When we looked at the number of kids awaiting placement or admitted at one time, month by month, there is a huge difference in the months," Plemmons said. (pressherald.com)