Mary Bates, PhD

A Narrowing Gender Gap in Youth Suicides

Recent data show a disproportionate increase in the suicide rate among female relative to male youth, highlighting a significant reduction in the historically large gap in suicide rates between sexes.
May 17, 2019  |  Written by
Pediatric Patients Receive Higher Radiation at Non-pediatric Trauma Centers

A novel software tool for calculating radiation burden has determined that pediatric trauma patients, evaluated using CT imaging primarily at adult trauma centers, demonstrate higher radiation exposure than those imaged primarily at a pediatric trauma center.

April 19, 2019  |  Written by