Tag Archive: teen drivers

Jan 13 2017

CHOP Research In the News: Plastic Bronchitis, NICU Outcomes, Teen Drivers

The year is off to a great start, with plenty of research news to report. This biweekly installment of In the News describes a new study in the emerging field of lymphatics, shares an editorial on advancements in neonatology, and highlights research to keep teen drivers safe.

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Nov 11 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Vaccine Safety, Emotions and Driving, Concussion Discussions, Surgical Excellence Award

It has been a whirlwind week for most Americans, so if you need to break away from political news to catch up with your science news, you’ve come to the right place.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-vaccine-safety-emotions-driving-concussion-discussions-surgical-excellence-award/

Oct 19 2016

Research in Motion to Curb Cell Phone Use While Driving

As you’re driving down the expressway, your cell phone pings, and you glance down at an incoming text message from your best friend. Next thing you know, your car slams the guardrail. The crash leaves you with a severe concussion and a serious lesson learned about distracted driving.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/research-motion-curb-cell-phone-use-driving/

Oct 14 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Teen Drivers, School Lunches, Dubai Trip, Pregnancy Screening, Drug Safety

Research at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia reaches all corners of the world. This week’s In the News takes us on the road with new teen driving safety research findings. Next, we visit school cafeterias for National School Lunch Week.

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Jun 10 2015

Teen Driver Safety Researchers Use Simulator to Diagnose Driving

Many newly licensed teen drivers do not know how to drive, according to a study by researchers at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) and the University of Pennsylvania.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/teen-driver-safety-researchers-use-simulator-to-diagnose-driving/

Apr 13 2015

We Can Prevent Crashes: Driving Safety Expert Dr. Flaura Winston Visits Ireland

Flaura Winston, MD, PhD spoke to Ireland’s national broadcaster RTE Radio about a series of meetings at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland on preventing teen accidents and driving safety.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/we-can-prevent-crashes-driving-safety-expert-dr-flaura-winston-visits-ireland/

Jun 25 2014

New Teen Drivers Benefit From Practice Quantity, Variety

When a teen learning to drive sits behind the wheel with sweaty palms, it is often up to the parent to keep their child calm and focused on the road. But how can parents prepare to steer these driving lessons in the right direction?

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/new-teen-drivers-benefit-practice-quantity-variety/

Apr 09 2014

Evaluating How Peer Passengers Affect Teen Drivers

The work of Children’s Hospital’s Dennis Durbin, MD, MSCE, scientific director of CHOP’s Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP), figured prominently in a recently published Atlantic article on teen drivers and distracted driving.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/evaluating-peer-passengers-affect-teen-drivers/