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Latest The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Stories

2015-01-21 08:28:33

-- CHOP Will Establish the "Raymond G. Perelman Campus" in Recognition of Extraordinary Gift -- PHILADELPHIA, Jan.

2014-10-08 12:25:35

--Proceeds Support the Cancer Center's Research and Survivorship Programs at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia-- PHILADELPHIA, Oct.

2014-10-01 20:23:43

--Using Cellie Coping Kits with children with sickle cell disease demonstrates the hospital's commitment to support the whole child, providing medical care with emotional support -- PHILADELPHIA,

2014-09-22 00:21:20

Midwest families, including patients treated while still in the womb, reunite with their Pennsylvania doctors and nurses CHICAGO, Sept.

2014-09-16 12:24:58

Peer-reviewed case report says implantation of the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart restores "normal biventricular circulation" to a congenital patient with only one functioning ventricle.

2014-09-02 08:31:18

CHOP Recognizes The Resiliency Of Kids With Cancer With A #Stillme Campaign PHILADELPHIA, Sept.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.