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Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Company Profile

15:33 EST 22nd November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Renowned for its outstanding clinical services, research programs and medical education, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC has helped establish the standards of excellence in pediatric care. From Ambulatory Care to Transplantation and Cardiac Care, talented and committed pediatric experts care for infants, children and adolescents who make more than 500,000 visits to Children's and its many neighborhood locations each year.


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TVR Communications' pCare™ Interactive Patient Systems Implemented at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

pCare™ Interactive Patient Systems, provided by TVR Communications, have been implemented in over 400 positions at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UMPC, delivering a customized “kid-friendl...

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Awards $250,000 Research Grant To Children's Hospital Of Pittsburgh In Honor Of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, September 20, 2017, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® will present Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC with a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Hope G...

Rapid, sensitive genetic test successfully detects some aggressive types of pancreatic cancer

A genetic test developed at UPMC proved highly sensitive at determining which pancreatic cysts are most likely to be associated with one of the most aggressive types of pancreatic cancer, UPMC and Uni...

Freeing up hospital beds—how children can leave hospital sooner

Experts have found that some children with severe infections requiring intravenous (through the vein) (IV) antibiotics, can safely have these at home instead of in hospital. This will help children to...

Research examines benefits of palliative care in heart failure treatment

(University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences) University of Pittsburgh and UPMC researchers reviewed existing evidence and found that heart failure patients receive significantly less pall...

Hospital, cardiology practice settle lawsuit for $20.7M after alleged referral scam

Body:  A hospital and a cardiology practice in Erie, Pennsylvania, have agreed to pay the U.S. government a $20.7 million settlement after a lawsuit alleged the hospital paid the physician-owned ...

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to study “Bubble Boy” syndrome

Michael Pulsipher, M.D., of the Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, along with co-principal investigator, Sung-Yun Pai, M.D., of Boston Children’s...

Pitt and UPMC researchers collaborate to save more organs for transplants

(University of Pittsburgh) The National Institutes of Health awarded a four-year, $1.3 million R01 grant to a University of Pittsburgh research collaboration between the Department of Surgery and the ...

PubMed Articles [4789 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Availability of Definitive Hospital Care for Children.

Timely and efficient access to hospital care is essential for the health and well-being of children. As insurance networks, accountable care organizations, and alternative payment methods evolve, thes...

Mobilization patterns of children on a hematology/oncology inpatient ward.

Children being treated for cancer are admitted to the hospital for treatment of their disease or complications of therapy. Periods of bed rest during hospitalization can cause impairments detrimental ...

Strategies to support transitions from hospital to home for children with medical complexity: A scoping review.

Children with medical complexity constitute a small but resource-intensive subgroup of children with special health care needs. Their medical fragility and resource-intensive needs put them at greater...

Frequency and risk factors for malnutrition in children undergoing general anaesthesia in a French university hospital: A cross-sectional observational study.

Malnutrition is often underdiagnosed in hospitalised children, although it is associated with postoperative complications, longer hospital lengths of stay and increased healthcare-related costs.

Underlying Causes of Persistent and Recurrent Pneumonia in Children at a Pulmonary Referral Hospital in Tehran, Iran.

There is limited data on recurrent or persistent pneumonia in children, particularly in the developing world. This is a retrospective, cross-sectional study of children with recurrent or persistent pn...

Clinical Trials [6334 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Inhaled Nitric Oxide After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Phase II double blind (participants and investigator) placebo controlled randomized (1:1) clinical trial of inhaled nitric oxide (iNO) 20 ppm administered over 12h beginning as soon as pos...

IV Acetaminophen for Post-Operative Pain Management in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Population

The primary goal of this study is to assess the utility of a postoperative intravenous acetaminophen dosing schedule in minimizing postoperative pain, opioid consumption and opioid-related...

Epidemiology of Community - Associated Extended-spectrum Beta-lactamases (ESBL) Producing Escherichia Coli

The purpose of this study is to review patients with E. coli infections at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) from July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2010 to determine if these infec...

Pilot Atrial Fibrillation Information Technology Trial

AF is associated with significant social and medical costs, including diminished quality of life (QOL) and increased health care utilization (HCU). This pilot study will enroll 200 adults ...

Study to Estimate the Effects of Inhaled Versus Intravenous (IV) Infusion of Human Insulin in Subjects With Type 1 Diabetes

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) diabetes research physicians are studying the action in muscle tissue of "inhaled" insulin (Exubera®) and "infused" (intravenous or IV) insu...

Companies [1765 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Renowned for its outstanding clinical services, research programs and medical education, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC has helped establish the standards of excellence in pediatric care. F...

UPMC

UPMC is an $8 billion integrated global health enterprise headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is one of the leading nonprofit health systems in the United States. As we...

UPMC Health Plan

UPMC Health Plan, the second-largest health insurer in western Pennsylvania, is owned by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), one of the nation's top-ranked health systems. The integrat...

East Tennessee Children's Hospital

Children's Hospital is the only hospital in East Tennessee dedicated exclusively to the care of children. For more than 65 years, Children's Hospital has provided excellent pediatric health care for c...

Children’s Hospital Boston

Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School’s primary pediatric teaching hospital, is a leading source of life-saving care and ground-breaking research for childr...

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