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Odom Receives Prestigious Award to Further Malaria Research

Audrey R. Odom, MD, PhD, has received a five-year, $500,000 award from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund to further her research ...

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Magnetic Grow Rods for Scoliosis Treatment Reduce Surgeries

A standard treatment of care for severe, progressive scoliosis involves surgery to implant adjustable metal rods that brace the spine ...

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Unraveling Autism

Washington University School of Medicine researchers are using three major approaches to unravel the physical and psychological underpinnings of autism. ...

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Zika Virus | Pregnancy Precautions

Warnings about the Zika virus made news several years ago. Expectant mothers were put on high alert and were advised ...

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Case Study: "Chips Ahoy Matey"

The following case study was used by Andrew J. White, MD, the James P. Keating, MD Professor of Pediatrics and ...

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Brain Tumor Program Joins Exclusive Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Consortium

Expands treatment options for children with brain tumors By Kristina Sauerwein/Washington University School of Medicine In less than a year, ...

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U.S. News Ranks St. Louis Children's Hospital in all 10 "Best Children's Hospital" Specialties

St. Louis Children’s is only St. Louis hospital to rank in all 10 U.S. News categories In each of the ...

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Successful First Year for Children's Specialty Care Center

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

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SLCH Therapy Services Adds Pediatric Hand Therapy Program

Therapy Services at St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) has established a pediatric hand therapy program to provide specialized occupational therapy ...