Children who regularly sing, play, story-tell and eat dinner with their families tend to have higher social-emotional health.
3/4/2014 11:55 AM EST
Montefiore was recognized by the New York Academy of Medicine as an Age Smart Employer Award winner for successfully building a multi-generational workforce.
2/7/2014 10:00 AM EST
National survey shows frequent antibiotic use strays from national guidelines
2/5/2014 12:00 PM EST
Steven Libutti, M.D., F.A.C.S., professor and vice chairman in the Department of Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University, director at the Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care and...
1/30/2014 3:50 PM EST
A $7 million contract brings together seven New York City health systems to encourage data sharing and more effective recruitment of patients for clinical trials.
1/28/2014 10:00 AM EST
Ultrasound Imaging Outcomes Equivalent to CT Scans for Diagnosis of Pediatric Appendicitis While Reducing Radiation Exposure
Using ultrasound as the first diagnostic imaging technique to detect appendicitis in children produces comparable outcomes to using computed tomography (CT) scans and does not increase hospital length of stay.
12/2/2013 4:15 PM EST
Caregivers Frequently Administer Kids' Asthma Medication Inaccurately Leading to Poor Health Outcomes
Study published in the Journal of Asthma finds caregivers' often administer their child's asthma medication inaccurately.
10/24/2013 4:00 PM EDT
Infection Rates Lower In Ambulatory Pediatric Oncology Patients After Central Line Safety Intervention
Infection-prevention protocols showed significant reductions in central line-associated blood stream infections and bacteria in the blood of ambulatory pediatric oncology patients.
10/7/2013 12:00 PM EDT
11/18/2013 4:40 PM EST
As summer comes to a close, kids head back to school and preparation for fall begins, don’t’ forget to consider fall allergies. An estimated 35 million Americans suffer from allergies, which in the fall begin in late August and peak in...
9/10/2013 10:00 AM EDT
As Outdoor Activity Increases, So Do Accidents And Injuries, Pediatric Emergency Department Nurse Offers Tips For Safe Summer Fun
Expert from The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Shares Sun, Water and Outdoor Activity Advice.
6/19/2013 3:00 PM EDT
Child psychologist provides helpful tips to ensure safe use of electronic devices.
12/11/2012 4:30 PM EST
Montefiore Medical Center experts say it’s not too late to benefit from a flu vaccine despite the earliest arrival of the influenza season in decades. This year's epidemic is starting early and could be significantly more severe than last year.
12/7/2012 4:30 PM EST
Experts from The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) are available for interviews on a variety of back-to-school issues, from identifying children who may be at risk for heart problems, to helping a child cope with anxiety of returning to...
8/7/2012 5:00 PM EDT
Montefiore Medical Center Sports Medicine Specialist Available for Interview during 2012 Olympic Games
7/25/2012 2:00 PM EDT
Montefiore physicians presenting at American Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting include specialists in lung, breast, head & neck cancers, melanoma, and lymphoma.
5/31/2012 4:55 PM EDT