Tag Archive: pain

May 06 2015

Gynecologist’s Studies Aim to Improve Adolescent Girls’ Health

Adolescent gynecologist Aletha Y. Akers, MD, MPH is leading two studies: a clinical trial, and an analysis of data from two large datasets of adolescent girls’ health in the U.S.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/gynecologists-studies-aim-to-improve-adolescent-girls-health/

Jul 15 2014

CHOP Researchers Discover Postsurgical Pain Gene Variants

In the first genome-wide analysis of postsurgical pain in children, pediatric researchers identified variations in genes that affect a child’s need for pain-control drugs.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-researchers-discover-postsurgical-pain-gene-variants/