Category: Injury Prevention

Trampoline Trouble

At Connecticut Children’s, our research related to trampoline injuries is once again making national headlines. A new study published in the journal Pediatrics, co-authored by Connecticut Children’s emergency physicians Steven Rogers, MD, and Jesse Sturm, MD, and pediatric emergency medicine fellow Kathryn Kasmire, MD, documented a sharp increase […]

Don’t Leave Kids in Hot Cars

By: Kevin Borrup, JD, MPA Already this year, 12 children have died of heatstroke in the United States after being left in hot cars, and we have yet to see the hottest days of summer. On Saturday, the latest death occurred in Iowa where a 6-month old died […]