Definition of pediatric
: of or relating to pediatrics
Recent Examples of pediatric from the Web
The British consumer-products company acquired the pediatric-nutrition seller Mead Johnson Nutrition Co. in a $16.6 billion deal earlier this year.
Children’s Mercy Hospital won more than $2 million in an arbitration ruling against two health care companies that were supposed to pay for low-income pediatric care at the hospital.
Kosair Charities has $259 million in assets, according to its most recent tax report, and gave $13.5 million in grants to 100 pediatric agencies in the Louisville area.
When your body starts pumping out too much insulin—which is common with type 2—receptors in the skin folds respond by making extra pigment, says Alyne Ricker, MD, pediatric endocrinologist at Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston.
Children's is the primary site for pediatric clinical and educational programs for the UAB School of Medicine.
Other speakers included Renea Burns, a nurse with experience in pediatric intensive care.
Former President Barack Obama is hitting the campaign trail to support Virginia Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam, the easygoing pediatric neurologist running for state governor.
From there, the idea quickly mushroomed into a Facebook page and now a national campaign to support Trucker and raise awareness for pediatric cancer research.
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First Known Use of pediatric
PEDIATRIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pediatric for English Language Learners
medical : of or relating to the medical care or illnesses of children
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