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December 31, 2012 12:00 AM

New approach needed for children’s mental health

As a pediatric surgeon, I have spent my career giving children a chance to become healthy adults. When children are struck by serious medical conditions, their loved ones and doctors wrestle to understand what happened and how we can make it better. We use every advantage – research, technology, our understanding of the human body – to help children heal and secure a chance to live out their full potential.

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