Advances in pediatric emergency medicine
Dr. Richard Cantor, director of the Pediatric Emergency Department at Upstate Medical University, explains the importance of an emergency department with physicians specially trained in pediatric emergency medicine. He talks about how to make the decision to take your child to the emergency room, how to prepare for your trip, and what to expect when you arrive. He also describes the remarkable advances in diagnosis, pain management, and family oriented care.
Upstate is the only dedicated pediatric emergency department and Level I Trauma Center in the region and, as such, specialize in the care of ill and injured children.