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St. Louis Children's Ranks No. 1 Among Missouri Children's Hospitals

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked St. Louis Children’s Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine among America’s Best Children’s ...

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Meet the Future of Injury Prevention

Young athletes can now benefit from a new frontier of motion analysis technology to potentially prevent injuries that frequently leave ...

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Neurocritical Care Program: Taking the Fear Out of Going Home

Madi Allen’s life took a dramatic turn on Feb. 21, 2011. When the 12-year-old started feeling ill with a cough ...

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How Augmented Reality is Changing the Future of EP Procedures

What do you get when you combine an ever-curious biomedical engineer and a passionate electrophysiologist with Microsoft technology? How about ...

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Help to Better Manage Complex Device Technology

As technology advances, implanted devices for heart arrhythmias are becoming increasingly complex. That’s why St. Louis Children’s Hospital has launched ...

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Medical Animation: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

During pregnancy, the fetus receives all the nutrients it needs to grow and develop through the placenta. If a woman ...

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Medical Animation: Breastfeeding

The outer breast consists of a nipple and areola. The tip of the nipple contains several hole openings allowing for ...

Patient Stories

Jackson’s Story: Intervention Before Birth Delivers a Chance

In January 2019, Micole Hopke and her husband, Patrick, went for what they assumed would be a routine checkup of ...

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Medical Animation: Fetal Development

Pregnancy and delivery involve the entire female reproductive system, including the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, and vagina. After an egg ...