Tag Archive: study

Aug 05 2014

Climate Change Could Mean More Kidney Stones

As daily temperatures increase, so does the number of patients seeking treatment for kidney stones.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/climate-change-mean-kidney-stones/

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://www.research.chop.edu/blog/chop-researchers-discover-postsurgical-pain-gene-variants/

Apr 16 2014

Investigating Breakthrough Cystic Fibrosis Drug’s Effect on Weight

A new project at The Children’s Hospital of Philadephia seeks to gain a clearer idea of what effect the novel cystic fibrosis drug ivacaftor has on energy balance and weight gain.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/investigating-breakthrough-cystic-fibrosis-drugs-effect-weight/