The T1D Exchange was formed through funding from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to foster collaboration amongst the type 1 community of people with type 1 diabetes, caregivers, clinicians, researchers and industry around a shared goal: advancing the understanding and outcomes of type 1 diabetes.
Dr. Macy's formal training in Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Health Services Research places her in a unique position to study the potential to extend emergency department (ED) care for children beyond the initial stabilization and treatment of acute conditions. READ MORE
Recently, misuse of prescription stimulant medications as “study drugs” has been gaining public attention. Only 1 in 100 parents believe their teens have used “study drugs,” while recent studies report 1 in 10 10th-graders and 1 in 8 12th-graders have used these drugs.
Availability of child passenger safety resources to emergency physicians practicing in emergency departments within pediatric, adult, and non-trauma centers: a national survey.Pediatric Emergency Care. Mar;29(3):324-30. (PMID 23426246).
A risk score for identifying overweight adolescents with dysglycemia in primary care settings.J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Feb 25:1-12. doi: 10.1515/jpem-2012-0259. [Epub ahead of print]. (PMID 23435184) (PMID 23435184)
Resident work hour changes in children‘s hospitals: impact on staffing patterns and workforce needs.Pediatrics. Oct 2012;130(4):700-704.
May 5, 2013
Many parents multi-task while driving kids
April 30, 2013
Federal safety net health care coverage for kids with diabetes varies significantly from state to state