Research In Action
Posts about pediatric trauma care
Published October 11, 2022 in Research in action
For the 20th anniversary of the Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress, Drs. Kassam-Adams and Kazak reflect on themes driving past, present, and future work.
Published March 31, 2022 in Research in action
Dr. Meghan Marsac describes research about a coping intervention for children and families with chronic inflammatory disease.
Published December 21, 2021 in Research in action
Dr. Christopher Gaw identifies opportunities to reduce unnecessary or inappropriate pediatric opioid prescribing.
Published September 14, 2021 in Research in action
A new study explores the impact of access to pediatric trauma care on pediatric mortality rates due to motor vehicle crashes.
Published May 13, 2021 in Research in action
The Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress has developed a clinically useful instrument to measure families' exposure to potentially traumatic aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published February 16, 2021 in Research in action
It's important to include cultural background and youth perspective when developing traumatic stress treatment guidelines for children globally.
Published April 23, 2020 in Research in action
Access COVID-19 resources for healthcare staff and patient families created by the Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress (CPTS) to address the psychological and emotional effects of the pandemic.
Published March 31, 2020 in Research in action
New CHOP research highlights a need for local hospitals and non-trauma centers to be ready to treat mass shooting victims.