Sponsored by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), the Pediatric Trials Network (PTN) is an alliance of clinical research sites cooperating in the design and conduct of pediatric clinical trials. PTN research provides evidence for optimal dosing of commonly used medications in infants and children, improving healthcare for these patients.
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Why PTN Research Matters
- Groundbreaking study to assess safety of drugs passed through breastmilk February 13, 2018 The Pediatric Trials Network (PTN) is undertaking a groundbreaking study ... more
- 15 IDeA sites welcomed into PTN POPS study February 6, 2018 Fifteen sites in states participating in the NIH Institutional Development ... more
- Dr. Shakhnovich offers guidelines for prescribing GERD medications to obese kids February 1, 2018 When treating gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in obese kids, the ... more