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Pediatric Connection

Aimed at medical professionals as well as parents, this quarterly pediatric musculoskeletal newsletter features articles about all varieties of pediatric musculoskeletal conditions and treatments, and includes informational overviews, patient stories, frequently asked questions, and more.

Current Issue - Volume 4, Issue 1: Fall 2013


  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  • Sports Medicine and Performance Enhancement
  • The Connection Inspection: Back in the Game Following Growth Plate Fracture

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Past Issues:

Volume 3, Issue 2: Winter 2011




Volume 3, Issue 1: Summer 2011


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Volume 2, Issue 3: Spring 2010

  • The Connection Inspection: Teen from China Finds Help and Hope at HSS
  • Why Sedate Children for MRI Examinations?
  • Non-Surgical Treatment for Spinal Deformities: Scoliosis Bracing
  • Question of the Quarter: Can a patient's saliva be used to predict curve progression in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?

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Volume 2, Issue 2: Fall 2009


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Volume 2, Issue 1: Summer 2009


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Volume 1, Issue 3: Winter/Spring 2009


  • HSS Pediatric Fracture and Injury Hotline
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • The Discoid Meniscus
  • What is a Shin Splint?
  • What is a Pediatric Anesthesiologist?
  • The Connection Inspection
  • Question of the Quarter

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