PEM studies, August 2012
Postdischarge Adverse Events Related to Sedation for Diagnostic Imaging in Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Yield of Diagnostic Studies in Children Presenting With Complex Febrile Seizures
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Attitudes and Knowledge Regarding Emergency Contraception Among Emergency Department Adolescents and Providers
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The Role of Physician Assistants in a Pediatric Emergency Department: A Center Review and Survey
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Radiologic Predictors of Hyponatremia in Children Hospitalized With Community-Acquired Pneumonia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Comparison of Direct Laryngoscopy to Pediatric King LT-D in Simulated Airways
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Intranasal Ketamine for Procedural Sedation in Pediatric Laceration Repair: A Preliminary Report
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Functional Outcome After Air-Stirrup Ankle Brace or Fiberglass Backslab for Pediatric Low-Risk Ankle Fractures: A Randomized Observer-Blinded Controlled Trial
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
No Longer a "Nursemaid's" Elbow: Mechanisms, Caregivers, and Prevention
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Children Will Eat the Strangest Things: A 10-Year Retrospective Analysis of Foreign Body and Caustic Ingestions From a Single Academic Center
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Assessment of Factors Associated With the Delayed Transfer of Pediatric Trauma Patients: An Emergency Physician Survey
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Emergency Severity Index Version 4: A Valid and Reliable Tool in Pediatric Emergency Department Triage
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Prospective Evaluation of a Clinical Practice Guideline for Diagnosis of Appendicitis in Children
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
A Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Dexamethasone Versus Prednisone in Pediatric Acute Asthma Exacerbations
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Relationship between Timing of Emergency Procedures and Limb Amputation in Patients with Open Tibia Fracture in the United States, 2003 to 2009
(Plast Reconstr Surg, abstract)
The Effect of Abdominal Pain Duration on the Accuracy of Diagnostic Imaging for Pediatric Appendicitis
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
The Spectrum and Frequency of Critical Procedures Performed in a Pediatric Emergency Department: Implications of a Provider-Level View
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Performance of the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale for Children: A Multicenter Database Study
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
The Utility of Adding Expiratory or Decubitus Chest Radiographs to the Radiographic Evaluation of Suspected Pediatric Airway Foreign Bodies
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Is the APLS formula used to calculate weight-for-age applicable to a Trinidadian population?
(BMC Emerg Med, abstract)
Magnesium use in asthma pharmacotherapy: a Pediatric Emergency Research Canada study
(Pediatrics, abstract)
A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Inhaled Corticosteroid Delivery for Children with Asthma in the Emergency Department
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Relationship between Arterial Partial Oxygen Pressure Following Resuscitation from Cardiac Arrest and Mortality in Children
(Circulation, abstract)
Viral Meningitis: Which Patients Can Be Discharged from the Emergency Department?
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Should Intussusception in Children Prompt Screening for Celiac Disease?
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstract)
Incidental Findings on Computed Tomography Scans in Children With Mild Head Trauma
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Diagnostic imaging and negative appendectomy rates in children: effects of age and gender
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Clinical characteristics and causes of chest pain in 380 children referred to a paediatric cardiology unit
(Cardiol Young, abstract)
Validation and Refinement of a Prediction Rule to Identify Children at Low Risk for Acute Appendicitis
(Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, abstract)
Cranial computed tomography use among children with minor blunt head trauma: association with race/ethnicity
(Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, abstract)
Children with fever and cough at emergency care: diagnostic accuracy of a clinical model to identify children at low risk of pneumonia
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
Recognizing serotonin toxicity in the pediatric emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Effectiveness of magnesium sulfate as initial treatment of acute severe asthma in children, conducted in a tertiary-level university hospital: A randomized, controlled trial
(Arch Argent Pediatr, abstract)
Outcomes of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease in children and adolescents (MOSAIC): a case-control study
(Lancet Neurol, abstract)
Medium term outcome in Bell's palsy in children
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Efficacy and safety of a new apple-flavoured oral rehydration solution in children with acute gastroenteritis: a double-blind randomized controlled trial
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Adverse effects of steroid therapy in children with pharyngitis with unsuspected malignancy
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Tissue glue and iatrogenic eyelid gluing in children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Antibiotic administration can be an independent risk factor for therapeutic delay of pediatric acute appendicitis
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Prospective Multicenter Study of Viral Etiology and Hospital Length of Stay in Children With Severe Bronchiolitis
(Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, abstract)
Benchmarking pain outcomes for children with sickle cell disease hospitalized in a tertiary referral pediatric hospital
(Pain Res Manag, abstract)
Clinical predictors of hypoxemia in Indian children with acute respiratory tract infection presenting to pediatric emergency department
(World J Pediatr, abstract)
Can Broad-Range 16S Ribosomal Ribonucleic Acid Gene Polymerase Chain Reactions Improve the Diagnosis of Bacterial Meningitis? A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
The effect of a cervical collar on the seal pressure of the LMA Supreme™: a prospective, crossover trial
(Anaesthesia, abstract)
Independent Application of the Sacco Disaster Triage Method to Pediatric Trauma Patients
(Prehosp Disaster Med, abstract)
Prospective trial of a pediatric ventricular assist device
(NEJM, abstract)
Predicting early death in patients with traumatic bleeding: development and validation of prognostic model
(BMJ, full article)
Single dose oral dexamethasone versus multi-dose prednisolone in the treatment of acute exacerbations of asthma in children who attend the emergency department: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
(Trials, abstract)
The Association Between Hospital Type and Mortality Among Critically Ill Children in US EDs
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Using age on clothes size label to estimate weight in emergency paediatric patients
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
Effects of post-discharge telephone calls on the rate of emergency department visits in paediatric patients
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Salbutamol with metered dose inhalers with spacers - an established emergency treatment for preschool wheeze
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Early death and late morbidity after blood transfusion of injured children: a pilot study
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)