Latest News

Videoconferencing with family, friends lowers stress for pediatric patients

To ease isolation during extended hospitalizations, secure videoconferencing for patients and families can enhance quality of life during long hospital stays. Research clinicians wondered if the technology also offered clinical benefits. To answer that, a team studied 367 children who were hospitalized for at least four days, and found that this access significantly reduced patient stress.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Brain inspired data engineering

  • Social media data contain pitfalls for understanding human behavior

  • Education is key to climate adaptation

  • Forget about the car keys, do you know when to take away your parent's checkbook?

  • Follow-up on psychiatric disorders in young people after release from detention

  • Teens with a history of TBI are nearly 4 times more likely to have used crystal meth

  • Stroke damage mechanism identified

  • Drug to reduce side-effects of 'binge drinking' developed

  • How do Tourette's patients react to visual stimulation with their own self-image?

  • 'Trigger' for stress processes discovered in brain

  •