Read more to learn about recent publications from researchers at the Center for Injury Research and Prevention at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
A recent CHOP and Penn study explores the association between adverse socioeconomic status and traumatic stress events on brain function, structure, and puberty.
I recently talked with two of my colleagues at CHOP about the physical and mental impact of the U.S. policy of separating detained immigrant children from their parents at the Mexican border and how parents and other caregivers can help them heal.
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The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma released a statement earlier this year, recognizing the prevalence of pediatric PTSD and the body of research showing that PTSD symptoms impact and disrupt a child’s full recovery from an injury.