PEM studies, March 2021
Emergency Department Point-of-Care Ultrasonography Can Reduce Length of Stay in Pediatric Appendicitis: A Retrospective Review
(J Ultrasound Med, abstract)
Paediatric attendances of the emergency department in a major Irish tertiary referral centre before and after expansion of free GP care to children under 6: a retrospective observational study (BMJ Paediatr Open, abstract)
Clinical utility of procalcitonin in febrile infants younger than 3 months of age visiting a pediatric emergency room: a retrospective single-center study
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Sodium bicarbonate administration during in-hospital pediatric cardiac arrest: a systematic review and meta-analysis
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Impact of novel coronavirus Disease-19 (COVID-19) pandemic in Italian pediatric emergency departments: a national survey
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
Integrating Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Into Pediatric Septic Shock Assessment
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Kingella kingae Displaced S. aureus as the Most Common Cause of Acute Septic Arthritis in Children of All Ages
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
ECMO for COVID-19: Updated 2021 Guidelines from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO)
(ASAIO J, abstract)
The Effectiveness of Intranasal Midazolam for the Treatment of Prehospital Pediatric Seizures: A Non-Inferiority Study
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Assessment of blood consumption score for pediatrics predicts transfusion requirements for children with trauma
(Medicine (Baltimore), abstract)
Increased Incidence of Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis After COVID-19: A Two-Center Retrospective Study in Korea
(Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes, abstract)
Evaluation of an Emergency Department High-risk Bruising Screening Protocol
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Acute Appendicitis in Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Neither Delayed Diagnosis Nor Worse Outcomes
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Parental assessment of disease severity in febrile children under 5 years of age: a qualitative study
(BMJ Open, abstract)
First-Time Diagnosis After an Emergency Presentation in Children With Cancer
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Evaluation of Pediatric Patients Admitted to the Emergency Department Due to Drug Intoxication
(Cureus, abstract)
Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children and adults (MIS-C/A): Case definition & guidelines for data collection, analysis, and presentation of immunization safety data
(Vaccine, full article)
The prevalence of serious bacterial infections in neutropenic immunocompetent febrile children
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
SARS-CoV-2 infections in children following the full re-opening of schools and the impact of national lockdown: prospective, national observational cohort surveillance, July-December 2020, England (J Infect, abstract)
Validating clinical practice guidelines for the management of children with non-blanching rashes in the UK (PiC): a prospective, multicentre cohort study
(Lancet Infect Dis, abstract)