PEM studies, August 2007
Prevalence of Rheumatic Heart Disease Detected by Echocardiographic Screening
(NEMJ, abstract)
Clinical Review. Management of asthma in children
(BMJ, abstract)
Urinary tract infection in the newborn: clinical and radio imaging studies
(Pediatr Nephrol, abstract)
Streptococcal pharyngitis in pediatric emergency unit: value and impact of rapid antigen detection test
(Arch Pediatr, abstract)
Midazolam or ketamine for procedural sedation of children in the emergency department
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Pattern, management and outcome of cervical spine injuries associated with head injuries in paediatric patients
(Childs Nerv Syst, abstract)
Prediction tool for bacteraemia in children aged 3–36 months
(Emerg Med Austral, abstract)
Pediatric Encephalitis: What Is the Role of Mycoplasma pneumoniae?
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Using a Computer Kiosk to Promote Child Safety: Results of a Randomized, Controlled Trial in an Urban Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Efficacy of Zolmitriptan Nasal Spray in Adolescent Migraine
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Decision making in asthma exacerbation: a clinical judgement analysis
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing a Fascia Iliaca Compartment Nerve Block to a Traditional Systemic Analgesic for Femur Fractures in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Capnography for Procedural Sedation and Analgesia in the Emergency Department
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Capnography for Procedural Sedation and Analgesia in the Emergency Department
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Clinical Practice Advisory: Emergency Department Procedural Sedation With Propofol
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Factors determining the ability of parents to effectively administer intramuscular adrenaline to food allergic children
(Pediatr Allergy Immunol, abstract)
Admission angiopoietin levels in children with septic shock
(Shock, abstract)
Neonatal seizures: multicenter variability in current treatment practices
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Severe staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome in children
(Burns, abstract)
Enhancing Patient Safety During Pediatric Sedation: The Impact of Simulation-Based Training of Nonanesthesiologists
(Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, abstract)
Emergency department overcrowding and children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The use of a pediatric emergency medicine–staffed sedation service during imaging: a retrospective analysis
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Nebulized racemic epinephrine used in the treatment of severe asthmatic exacerbation: a case report and literature review
(Can J Emerg Med, full article)
Are One or Two Dangerous? Calcium Channel Blocker Exposure in Toddlers
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Review of resuscitation training amongst consultants and middle grade paediatricians
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Skill retention in adults and in children 3 months after basic life support training using a simple personal resuscitation manikin
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Strangulation injuries in children
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Significant factors in predicting sustained ROSC in paediatric patients with traumatic out-of-hospital cardiac arrest admitted to the emergency department
(Resuscitation, abstract)
High incidence of acute lung injury in children with Down syndrome
(Intensive Care Med, abstract)
Nonoperative Management of Perianal Abscess in Infants Is Associated With Decreased Risk for Fistula Formation
(Pediatrics, full article)
Acute mastoiditis in children: The “Ferrara” experience
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Mastoiditis in children: a prospective, observational study comparing clinical presentation, microbiology, computed tomography, surgical findings and histology
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
What is new in pertussis?
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Evidence-based implementation of paediatric asthma guidelines in a rural emergency department
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Vaccine related pain: Randomized controlled trial of two injection techniques
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
A randomised placebo-controlled trial of the effects of midazolam premedication on children's postoperative cognition
(Anaesthesia, abstract)
Nonoperative treatment of acute appendicitis in children
(Anaesthesia, abstract)
Barriers to Metered-dose Inhaler/Spacer Use in Canadian Pediatric Emergency Departments: A National Survey
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Failure of psychiatric referrals from the pediatric emergency department
(BMC Emerg Med, abstract)
Paediatric cervical spine injury but NEXUS negative
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Adolescents' experiences of emergency admission to children's wards
(J Child Health Care, abstract)
Management of neonatal endocrinopathies—Best practice guidelines
(Early Hum Dev, abstract)
Effects of stress on pain threshold and tolerance in children with recurrent abdominal pain
(Pain, abstract)
Neuroimaging for paediatric minor closed head injuries
(Pediatr Child Health, abstract)
Principles of managing children with asthma in the emergency department
(Pediatr Child Health, abstract)
Croup in the paediatric emergency department
(Pediatr Child Health, abstract)
Clinical management of fever in children younger than three years of age
(Pediatr Child Health, abstract)
Underdiagnosis of Hypertension in Children and Adolescents
(JAMA, abstract)
Prevention of withdrawal movement associated with injection of rocuronium in children: comparison of remifentanil, alfentanil and fentany
(Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, abstract)
Topiramate in the Prophylaxis of Pediatric Migraine: A Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Overview: Definitions and Classifications of Seizure Emergencies
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Designing Practical Evidence-Based Treatment Plans for Children With Prolonged Seizures and Status Epilepticus
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Antibiotic treatment for pyelonephritis in children: multicentre randomised controlled non-inferiority trial
(BMJ, full article)
Diagnosis and management of urinary tract infection in children: summary of NICE guidance
(BMJ, extract)
Randomized Trial of Single-Dose Intramuscular Dexamethasone Compared With Prednisolone for Children With Acute Asthma
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
Diagnosis and Guided Reduction of Forearm Fractures in Children Using Bedside Ultrasound
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
Appropriateness of Children's Nonurgent Visits to Selected Michigan Emergency Departments
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
Lack of Evidence to Support Routine Digital Rectal Examination in Pediatric Trauma Patients
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
A Randomized Clinical Trial of Oral Transmucosal Fentanyl Citrate Versus Intravenous Morphine Sulfate for Initial Control of Pain in Children With Extremity Injuries
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
Test Characteristics of Parent's Visual Analog Scale Score in Predicting Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Malfunction in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
Characterizing the Teachable Moment: Is an Emergency Department Visit a Teachable Moment for Intervention Among Assault-Injured Youth and Their Parents?
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
Evidence-Based Guidelines for Family Presence in the Resuscitation Room: A Step-by-Step Approach
(Pediatric Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Orthopaedic Patients Presenting to a University Emergency Department After Visiting Another Emergency Department: Demographics and Health Insurance Status
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
A new implicit review instrument for measuring quality of care delivered to pediatric patients in the emergency department
(BMC Emerg Med, abstract (free access to the full article in pdf)
The Personal and Financial Impact of Repetitive or Prolonged Seizures on the Patient and Family
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Nonoperative treatment of acute appendicitis in children
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)