Disorders of Sex Development (DSD) is a superordinate term encompassing congenital conditions in which development of chromosomal, gonadal, or anatomic sex is atypical (estimated at 0.1% - 0.5% of live births). This proposal delivers a decision support tool (DST) to prepare parents to become fully involved in management decisions and could be an exemplar for other DSTs, especially related to rare diseases.
Dr. Riebschleger's research focuses on identifying and improving different mechanisms of health care delivery to stretch the reach of the limited pediatric subspecialty workforce. She is especially interested in the use of patient/parent reported outcomes and telemedicine for children who live far away from academic medical centers like the University of Michigan.
Research from the National Poll on Children's Health