Children with undiagnosed conditions
Physician burnout is prevalent. According to the Mayo Clinic, up to 54% of doctors report at least one symptom of burnout. Further, it is estimated that the annual cost of that burnout is $4.6 billion per year in the form of physician turnover and reduced clinical hours, according to a study recently published by the Annals of Internal Medicine. Read More…

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Brianne Ortiz, child life clinical educator, shares the following ways in which physicians can better connect with their patients: Greet the patient first and let them know they are important to you. It’s natural to address the caregiver first, but ultimately you need the patient’s buy-in for compliance and a valued relationship with the family. Read More…

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Andrew Shulman, MD, PhD, pediatric rheumatologist at CHOC Children’s, discusses the causes and treatment for this common yet complex condition. Read More…

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Concussions can be complicated and multifaceted, as patients usually present with various combinations of neurologic, cognitive and psychiatric symptoms. Read More…

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Watching a child shake and tremble suddenly is worrisome for any parent. But not every paroxysmal event is a seizure or neurological event. Read More…

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