Patient Handouts/Teaching Sheets are written by Children's Hospital staff and are updated regularly. They include the most important information for families to know when caring for their child. The most commonly used Teaching Sheets can be found by searching below. Click to see the full set of Teaching Sheets.
The waiting time for a transplant varies. Learn what happens once your child's name goes on the kidney transplant wait list.
A splint is often used to limit motion. Sometimes it is used to hold a stretch for a long time. Your therapist or doctor will tell you when your child should wear the splint. This sheet will teach you how to care for the splint.
Splenic sequestration occurs when blood gets trapped in the spleen causing it to get bigger. Learn more about splenic sequestration, symptoms, and treatment.