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The Medgate Kids Line provides fast and simple medical advice when your child is unwell. The medical team from our partner Medgate is available by phone around the clock.
0900 712 712
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0900 712 713
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Please note: the Medgate Kids Line is currently offered in German.
University Children’s Hospital Basel
T +41 61 704 12 12
Our research focus is on clinical and epidemiological studies tobetter understand the causes and courses of chronic gastrointestinal diseases in childhood. In collaboration with the group of Prof. Dr. Christoph R. Meier, University Hospital Basel and Boston Collaborative Drug Surveillance Program, Boston University School of Public Health, we examine different epidemiological questions regarding autistic children and children with inflammatory boweldisease (IBD).
In the latter group we are very much
interested in exploring diagnosis and treatment of psychosocial sequelae of
childhood IBD. An ongoing studies we are examining the effects of aerobic
training on physical and psychological health in these patients.
Multidisciplinarity is given with the collaboration of the
University of Basel Psychiatric Clinics (UPK) and the University of Basel Department for Sports, Movement and Health (DSBG).
motility and functional gastrointestinal disordersare
another area of interest of our group. Functional abdominal pain and different
therapeutic strategies are evaluated in randomized, placebo-controlled
also are part of guidelines working group of ESPGHAN (European Society of Pediatric
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition).
We implement healthy nutritional pediatric feeding programs at our tertiary hospital for our in-patients in collaboration with our Dietician team. Further research collaborations and also multicenter studies are maintained with the University Hospital Freiburg, Germany, Kinderspital Aarau, Switzerland, Ospedale Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy, Boston Children’s Hospital, USA and Sheffield Children’s, UK.
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