Delivering on a Promise

Published On 11/13/2014

Delivering on a Promise is a physician magazine designed to highlight important breakthroughs in pediatric medicine from Le Bonheur Children's Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.


Issues of Delivering on a Promise

In this Issue

Easy breathing
Asthma program improves health, lowers health care costs

Identifying severe sepis when it happens
Researchers look for innate immunity factors to guide urinary tract infection treatment.

Finding better ways to diagnose appendicitis
Communication between families, care team boosts experience scores

In this Issue

Mapping the brain
Team questions the gold standard, advocates for noninvasive functional imaging.

Genetic factors
Researchers look for innate immunity factors to guide urinary tract infection treatment.

Improved experience
Communication between families, care team boosts experience scores

Partnering for healthy babies
Nurses supporting families through pregnancy, first two years improves outcomes

In this Issue

Viral Fix
RSV research opens doors for findings in other respiratory illnesses.

Raising the game
American College of Surgeons verification helps trauma team reach an underserved population

Reconnecting kids to medial homes
Mobile health unit expands pediatric services into region.