/Tag:Department of Pediatrics

UAMS Researcher Advances Family Involvement With Critically Ill Child

March 23, 2016 | Family presence when a child is undergoing tracheal intubation in a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) can safely be implemented as part of a family-centered care model, reported a research team led by a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) professor in the March 7 issue of JAMA Pediatrics.     [...]

By | March 23rd, 2016|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Disease Registry Crucial in Diagnosing Baby’s Rare Disorder

Feb. 19, 2016 | It’s about connections. Diagnosing rare diseases requires matching patient symptoms to descriptions of similar cases. Treating them often requires connecting with physicians in other states and countries. That’s where disease registries —special databases that contain information about people diagnosed with specific diseases — become crucial. For Sarah Mulkey, M.D., Ph. D., [...]

By | February 19th, 2016|Medical News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS, Baylor Study Finds Neonatal Hypoglycemia May Affect School-Age Academic Outcomes

Newborns with transient low blood sugar may have lower literacy and math achievement test scores in fourth grade, according to researchers from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston in a report published online today in the journal JAMA Pediatrics.

By | August 24th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, News Release|0 Comments

Nickleson to Lead New UAMS Office of Research Information Systems

LITTLE ROCK – Rebecca Nickleson has been named director of the new Office of Research Information Systems at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | May 20th, 2015|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments