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Patients with certain congenital heart disease, which disrupt blood flow from the heart to the lungs, may have previously had multiple open-heart surgeries over the course of their lifetime. Osamah Aldoss, MBBS, UI clinical associate professor of pediatrics-cardiology, says the Harmony valve, recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), offers these patients not only a less invasive treatment than open-heart surgery, but also one with less recovery time and fewer restrictions before returning to work or other activities.
Selected for platform presentation by graduating fellows Michael Cole “Prevalence and impact on quality of life of gastrointestinal and genitourinary symptoms in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy” June Kinoshita, Angelena Edwards, Christopher S. Cooper, Eyad M. Hanna, M. Bridget Zimmerman, and...
Composed of 25 sites throughout the world, INSPPIRE [International Study Group of Pediatric Pancreatitis: In search for a cure] was formed to investigate ways to better diagnose, evaluate, and treat pediatric pancreatitis. It is the first multinational, multicenter effort to systematically characterize pediatric pancreatitis.
Little Village covers University of Iowa Health Care's ten-year anniversary of the LGBTQ Clinic, and the impact it's made on our community.
Congratulations to those in the Department who recently received new grants.
Eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorder in cardiac transplant recipient with Behҫet's disease: A case report
It is with pleasure that we announce Anita Vanderveer, MEd, has accepted the position of Human Resources Director for the Stead Family Department of Pediatrics, effective Monday, December 13.
We are very pleased to announce Dr. Paul McCray as Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) within the Stead Family Department of Pediatrics, effective December 1, 2021.
Please welcome Dr. Sarah Haskell as Division Director for Critical Care effective December 1, 2021.
Please welcome Dr. Dimah Saadé as Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Neurology.