PEM studies, August 2017
Characteristics of Children Enrolled in Medicaid With High-Frequency Emergency Department Use
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Does This Child Have Pneumonia?: The Rational Clinical Examination Systematic Review
(JAMA, abstract)
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Diagnosis of Multiple Mandibular Fractures in an Adolescent Presenting to the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Suspected Pediatric Influenza Risk-Stratification Algorithm: A Clinical Decision Tool
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Cluster Analysis of Acute Care Use Yields Insights for Tailored Pediatric Asthma Interventions
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Role of clinical suspicion in pediatric blunt trauma patients with severe mechanisms of injury
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Manipulative interventions for reducing pulled elbow in young children
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy and Judicious Use of Pediatric Emergency Resources
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The Influence of Chloride for the Interpretation of Plasma Bicarbonate During the Treatment of Diabetic Ketoacidosis
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Desaturation in procedural sedation for children with long bone fractures: Does weight status matter?
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Acute pediatric neck infections: Outcomes in a seven-year series
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Comparing the effectiveness of vapocoolant spray and lidocaine/procaine cream in reducing pain of intravenous cannulation: A randomized clinical trial
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Sedation effects of intranasal dexmedetomidine delivered as sprays versus drops on pediatric response to venous cannulation
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Evaluation of methohexital as an alternative to propofol in a high volume outpatient pediatric sedation service
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
The differential diagnosis of wide QRS complex tachycardia
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
In-Hospital Quality-of-Care Measures for Pediatric Sepsis Syndrome
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Opioid Prescribing Practices in Pediatric Acute Care Settings
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Is Intussusception a Middle-of-the-Night Emergency?
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Does the Application of Heat Gel Pack After Eutectic Mixture of Local Anesthetic Cream Improve Venipuncture or Intravenous Cannulation Success Rate in Children? A Randomized Control Trial (Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
A Review of Nonfatal Drowning in the Pediatric-Age Group: A 10-Year Experience at a University Hospital in Saudi Arabia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
How Accurate Are Pediatric Emergency Tapes? A Comparison of 4 Emergency Tapes With Different Length-Based Weight Categorization
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The Use, Safety, and Efficacy of Olanzapine in a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center Emergency Department Over a 10-Year Period
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Ultrasound-Assisted Reduction of Displaced and Shortened Fractures by Pediatric Emergency Physicians
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Diagnostic Accuracy of MRI Versus CT for the Evaluation of Acute Appendicitis in Children and Young Adults
(AJR Am J Roentgenol, abstract)
Utilization of Intravenous Catheters by Prehospital Providers during Pediatric Transports
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Closed-Loop Communication Improves Task Completion in Pediatric Trauma Resuscitation
(J Surg Educ, abstract)
Ultrasound of the pediatric appendix
(Pediatr Radiol, abstract)
What injuries should we expect in the emergency room?
(Injury, abstract)
Bromopride, metoclopramide, or ondansetron for the treatment of vomiting in the pediatric emergency department: a randomized controlled trial
(J Pediatr (Rio J), abstract)
Symptom-Guided Emergency Department Discharge Instructions for Children With Concussion
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Comparative Performance of Pediatric Weight Estimation Techniques: A Human Factor Errors Analysis
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Factors that predict instability in pediatric diaphyseal both-bone forearm fractures
(J Pediatr Orthop B, abstract)
Predictors for under-prescribing antibiotics in children with respiratory infections requiring antibiotics
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Variation in the evaluation of testicular conditions across United States pediatric emergency departments
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Treatment of preschool children presenting to the emergency department with wheeze with azithromycin: A placebo-controlled randomized trial
(PLoS One, abstract)
International Variability in Gastrointestinal Decontamination With Acute Poisonings
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Imaging Strategies for Suspected Acute Cranial Shunt Failure: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Accuracy of Components of SCAT to Identify Children With Concussion
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Occipital Headaches in Children: Are They a Red Flag?
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Low age, low birth weight and congenital heart disease are risk factors for intensive care in infants with bronchiolitis
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
A systematic review of adverse drug events associated with administration of common asthma medications in children
(PLoS One, abstract)
Comparison of a paediatric emergency ruler with a digital algorithm for weight and age estimation
(Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, abstract)
Perspectives of hospital emergency department staff on trauma-informed care for injured children: An Australian and New Zealand analysis
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Epidemiology of Sepsis-like Illness in Young Infants: Major Role of Enterovirus and Human Parechovirus
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Magnesium sulfate infusion for acute asthma in the emergency department
(J Pediatr (Rio J), abstract)
Care of Special Populations in an Observation Unit: Pediatrics and Geriatrics
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
The use of high-flow nasal cannula in the pediatric emergency department
(J Pediatr (Rio J), abstract)
Computed Tomography Use Plateaus Among Children With Emergency Visits for Abdominal Pain
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Improving Timeliness of β-Agonist and Corticosteroid Administration in Patients With Acute Wheezing
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Primary Omental Torsion in a Pediatric Patient: Case Report and Review of the Literature
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Performance of MRI for suspected appendicitis in pediatric patients and negative appendectomy rate: A systematic review and meta-analysis
(J Magn Reson Imaging, abstract)
Ten years of simulation-based training in pediatric anesthesia: The inception, evolution, and dissemination of the Managing Emergencies in Paediatric Anaesthesia (MEPA) course
(Paediatr Anaesth, abstract)
Outcomes of Nonoperative Management of Uncomplicated Appendicitis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Update on the Evaluation and Management of Brief Resolved Unexplained Events (Previously Apparent Life-Threatening Events)
(Rev Recent Clin Trials, abstract)
Approach to Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury in the Emergency Department
(Curr Pediatr Rev, abstract)
Timely management of febrile neutropenia in children with cancer
(J Clin Oncol, abstract)
Pre-Guideline Trends Associated with Chest Radiograph Usage for Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Emergency Department Settings
(S D Med, abstract)
Implementation of a Pathway for the Treatment of Fever and Neutropenia in Pediatric Patients With Cancer
(J Pediatr Oncol Nurs, abstract)
Emergency Medical Service Personnel Recognize Pediatric Concussions
(Glob Pediatr Health, abstract)
Unintentional Cannabis Intoxication in Toddlers
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Evaluation and Treatment of Minors
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Concussion: Evaluation and management
(Cleve Clin J Med, abstract)
Retrospective evaluation of the BIG score to predict mortality in pediatric blunt trauma
(CJEM, abstract)
Common Pediatric Medical Emergencies in Office Practice
(Indian J Pediatr, abstract)
Identifying discordance between senior physicians and trainees on the root cause of ED revisits
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Characteristics of youth agreeing to electronic sexually transmitted infection risk assessment in the emergency department
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
A randomised controlled pilot trial evaluating feasibility and acceptability of a computer-based tool to identify and reduce harmful and hazardous drinking among adolescents with alcohol-related presentations in Canadian pediatric emergency departments
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Emergency Department Medical Clearance of Patients with Psychiatric or Behavioral Emergencies, Part 2: Special Psychiatric Populations and Considerations
(Psychiatr Clin North Am, abstract)
Special Considerations in the Pediatric Psychiatric Population
(Psychiatr Clin North Am, abstract)
Utilization of ultrasound for the evaluation of small bowel obstruction: A systematic review and meta-analysis
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Conservative treatment versus surgery for uncomplicated appendicitis in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Baseline Characteristics of the Paediatric Observation Priority Score in Emergency Departments outside Its Centre of Derivation
(Biomed Res Int, abstract)
Influence of guidelines on management of paediatric mild traumatic brain injury: CT-assessment and admission policy
(Eur J Paediatr Neurol, abstract)
Use of Laboratory Markers in Addition to Symptoms for Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Children: A Meta-analysis of Individual Patient Data
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
A Novel Transfer of Care Sign-out Assessment Tool in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Safety Threats During the Care of Infants with Hypoglycemic Seizures in the Emergency Department: A Multicenter, Simulation-Based Prospective Cohort Study
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
A comparison of pediatric airway management techniques during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest using the CARES database
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Utility of Blood Culture Among Children Hospitalized With Community-Acquired Pneumonia
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Reliability of Examination Findings in Suspected Community-Acquired Pneumonia
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Department Utilization and Reliance by Insurance Coverage in the United States
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Prospective Validation of a Clinical Score for Males Presenting with an Acute Scrotum
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
The pediatric submersion score predicts children at low risk for injury following submersions
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Risk Factors for Respiratory Decompensation Among Healthy Infants With Bronchiolitis
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Frequency of and factors associated with emergency department intracranial pressure monitor placement in severe paediatric traumatic brain injury
(Brain Inj, abstract)
Pediatric heat-related illness: recommendations for prevention and management [digest]
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Risk Factors for Adverse Events in Emergency Department Procedural Sedation for Children
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Screening for asymptomatic chlamydia and gonorrhea in adolescent males in an urban pediatric emergency department
(World J Clin Pediatr, abstract)
Splenic trauma: WSES classification and guidelines for adult and pediatric patients
(World J Emerg Surg, full article)
Pediatric orthopedic injuries: evidence-based management in the emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Reducing patient waiting time and length of stay in an Acute Care Pediatric Emergency Department
(BMJ Qual Improv Rep, abstract)
Comparison of Children's Venipuncture Fear and Pain: Randomized Controlled Trial of EMLA® and J-Tip Needleless Injection System®
(J Pediatr Nurs, abstract)
Pediatric Survivors of Out-of-Hospital Ventricular Fibrillation: Etiologies and Outcomes
(Heart Rhythm, abstract)
A retrospective review of paediatric head injuries in Asia - a Pan Asian Trauma Outcomes Study (PATOS) collaboration
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Safety events in pediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Mannequin-based telesimulation: Increasing access to simulation-based education
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Current Evidence on the Evaluation and Management of Fever Without a Source in Infants Aged 0-90 Days: A Review
(Rev Recent Clin Trials, abstract)
Asthma treatment and outcomes for children in the emergency department and hospital
(J Asthma, abstract)
Prognostic Factors for Treatment Failure in Acute Otitis Media
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Assessing and addressing the problem of pain and distress during wound care procedures in paediatric patients with burns
(Burns, abstract)
Intravenous immunoglobulins in children with new onset dilated cardiomyopathy
(Cardiol Young, abstract)