Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Child, Parenting, and Healthcare Provider Issues

Advancing Concussion Diagnosis in the Acute Setting

Dr. Daniel Corwin discusses two recent studies about the Visio-Vestibular Examination, which identifies visual and vestibular system deficits following head injury.

Suicide and Self-Harm Risk Among Autistic Youth

Read more for a brief summary of what we know about the risk of suicidal behaviors among autistic children and teens.

Using the Stress-Less Initiative to Cope During Challenging Times

Learn how the Stress-Less Initiative, a group model used to prevent, address, and reduce secondary traumatic stress, can also be used as a coping mechanism during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Get the Most Out of Youth Sports During Pandemic

Katherine A. Easby DAT, LAT, ATC, an athletic trainer in the Sports Medicine and Performance Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, shares tips on how sports teams can safely return to play during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dangers Posed by Hand Sanitizers

Hand sanitizers have become a common staple for many Americans, but a new article highlights how hand sanitizers can be a potentially dangerous product.