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SHARP Model Becomes Standard Practice for General Medicine Services

In July, the SHARP hospitalist admitting service started 10 years ago at St. Louis Children’s Hospital became the standard practice ...

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A Surgeon Finds His Calling in the Intricacy of Hand Anatomy

Growing up in Birmingham, Ala., Charles A. Goldfarb was the youngest son of a head and neck surgeon. His older ...

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St. Louis Children’s Hospital Reaches Out to the Communities It Serves

In 2015, the St. Louis Children’s Hospital Specialty Care Center (CSCC) opened in west St. Louis County. In its first ...

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Survey of Attending and Referring Physicians: Results Yield Overall High Ratings, Targets for Improvement

St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) recently conducted two physician surveys: one for referring physicians, another for attending physicians who were ...

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“My knees hurt!” | Osgood-Schlatter Explained

As kids progress from childhood to adolescence they can end up with a number of aches and pains related to ...

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From Sioux Falls to St. Louis: A Family Moves to be Near the Heart Center

“We’re not equipped to care for your child should the need arise.” For Indira Palislamovic-Nukicic, that declaration by cardiologists in ...

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Emergency and Trauma Services Receives Reverification as a Level 1 ACS Trauma Center

St. Louis Children’s Hospital has maintained its position in an elite group of pediatric hospitals as a verified Level 1 ...

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Discovery Advances Understanding of Pediatric Cardiomyopathy

In 2010, just two days before Christmas, Colleen and Mike Miller learned that their 6-month-old daughter, Layla, suffered from dilated ...

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Case Study: Final Exam Stress

The following case study was used by Andrew J. White, MD, associate professor of pediatrics and division director of pediatric ...