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Auvi-Q epinephrine autoinjectors have been recalled by the manufacturer and may not deliver an effective dose of medication during an anaphylactic emergency. This recall includes both regular Auvi-Q and Auvi-Q Jr. injection devices. We recommend that all patients change over to Epipen as soon as possible.
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medical management heart transplant
Dakota’s parents thought her best chance at life was a heart transplant- but medical management helped her heart grow strong.
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Hollywood special effects make simulated medicine more lifelike

SIMPeds, Boston Children’s simulator program, has partnered with Hollywood special effects company Fractured FX to make simulated medical procedures more lifelike.

grand rounds

violet before and after

The nine-hour hour surgery that changed Violet’s face and life took place just over one year ago. We caught up with her family to find out what the two-and-a-half year old is up to today.

Clarity challenge winners in 2015

Kudos to Nationwide Children's Hospital, winner of the CLARITY Undiagnosed Challenge, and the power of crowd-sourcing in rare disease! Read more about the families who participated and what they learned.

innovation tank winner 2015 AIR
The Augmented Infant Resuscitator (AIR), a low-cost ventilation add-on device for infants with breathing problems, won $30,000 and first place at our Innovation Tank competition.
pediatric precision medicine
An expert panel at our Global Pediatric Innovation Summit + Awards weighed in on the state of precision medicine today, and where it's heading.
to treat or not to treat
The debate continues — should a provider treat an unvaccinated patient?

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Levy Lab

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Violet's journey - Part one: The journey begins

Cardiac Caregiver Wayne Tworetzky MD

Boston Marathon and Boston Children's Hospital: A shared history at the finish line

Reducing leg spasticity with selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR)

Interactive Media Wall | Boston Children's Hospital

Pediatric emergency care in your community

Overcoming an ACL injury - Olympic bound slopestyle skier Julia Marino

Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery

Doctor Profile: Ellen Geminiani - Sports Medicine Division

Will's Story - Intestinal malrotation and volvulus

One family takes on Moyamoya disease with twin surgeries

Pediatric Medical Innovation - Boston Children's Hospital

Taylor's battle with a brain tumor | Boston Children's Hospital

Kyah's Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)

The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

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