PEM studies, August 2018
A systematic review and quality analysis of pediatric traumatic brain injury clinical practice guidelines
(PLoS One, abstract)
Points & Pearls: Emergency department management of dental trauma: recommendations for improved outcomes in pediatric patients
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Impact of Medical Scribes on Provider Efficiency in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Validation of the Sainte-Justine Head Trauma Pathway for children younger than two years of age
(Can J Surg, abstract)
A prospective observational study of medication errors in a pediatric emergency department
(Arch Pediatr, abstract)
Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation for Cardiac Arrest: A Systematic Review
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Pleth Variability Index to Assess Course of Illness in Children with Asthma
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Utilization of a handheld metal detector protocol to reduce radiation exposure in pediatric patients with esophageal coins
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Dripped Lidocaine: A Novel Approach to Needleless Anesthesia for Mucosal Lacerations
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Point of care ultrasonography in the pediatric emergency department
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
A Hazardous Materials Educational Curriculum Improves Pediatric Emergency Department Staff Skills
(AEM Educ Train, abstract)
Does Point-of-care Ultrasound Affect Patient and Caregiver Satisfaction for Children Presenting to the Pediatric Emergency Department?
(AEM Educ Train, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians' Use of Point-of-care Ultrasound and Barriers to Implementation: A Regional Pilot Study
(AEM Educ Train, abstract)
Impact of a CPR feedback device on healthcare provider workload during simulated cardiac arrest
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Multidisciplinary guidelines for the management of paediatric tracheostomy emergencies
(Anaesthesia, abstract)
Pediatric Readiness in Critical Access Hospital Emergency Departments
(J Rural Health, abstract)
Oral Plasma Kallikrein Inhibitor for Prophylaxis in Hereditary Angioedema
(NEJM, abstract)
Association Between the New York Sepsis Care Mandate and In-Hospital Mortality for Pediatric Sepsis
(JAMA, abstract)
Management of children presenting with low back pain to emergency department. A 7-year retrospective study
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
(Endocr Pract, abstract)
Diagnosis of Kawasaki Disease Using a Minimal Whole-Blood Gene Expression Signature
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Adolescent Tobacco Smoke Exposure, Respiratory Symptoms, and Emergency Department Use
(Pediatrics, abstract)
The Impact of Behavioral Health Patients on a Pediatric Emergency Department's Length of Stay and Left Without Being Seen
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Lyme Arthritis: An Update for Clinical Practice
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pain Experience in a US Children's Hospital: A Point Prevalence Survey Undertaken After the Implementation of a System-Wide Protocol to Eliminate or Decrease Pain Caused by Needles (Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Hospital Emergency Treatment of Convulsive Status Epilepticus: Comparison of Pathways From Ten Pediatric Research Centers
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
THAM Administration to Pediatric Trauma Patients in a Combat Zone
(South Med J, abstract)
Urinary Tract Infection in Young Infants Discharged from the Emergency Room with Normal Urinalysis
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Restricted fluid bolus volume in early septic shock: results of the Fluids in Shock pilot trial
(Arch Child Dis, abstract)
A new weighted injury severity scoring system: Better predictive power for pediatric trauma mortality
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
Adverse Economic Impact Associated With Blood Culture Contamination in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Outcomes of Cardiac Screening in Adolescent Soccer Players
(NEJM, abstract)
Diagnostic values of C-reactive protein and complete blood cell to identify invasive bacterial infection in young febrile infants
(Pediatr Neonatol, abstract)
A Videographic Assessment of the Quality of EMS to ED Handoff Communication during Pediatric Resuscitations
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Emergency Medical Services Response to Mass Shooting and Active Shooter Incidents, United States, 2014-2015
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Can paediatric emergency clinicians identify and manage clavicle fractures without radiographs in the emergency department? A prospective study
(BMJ Paediatr Open, abstract)
Hypothermia as an Outcome Predictor Tool in Pediatric Trauma: A Propensity-Matched Analysis
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Comparison of 4 Pediatric Intraosseous Access Devices: A Randomized Simulation Study
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
True Versus False Bacteremia in Infants and Children Less Than 3 Years of Age
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
A Randomized Single-Blinded Simulation-Based Trial of a Novel Method for Fluid Administration to a Septic Infant
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Transport Practices Among Prehospital Providers
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Adverse Drug Event-Related Admissions to a Pediatric Emergency Unit
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Predictors of Severe Clinical Course in Children With Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Evaluation and Management of Psychiatric Emergencies in Children
(Pediatr Ann, abstract)
Advanced Biomarkers of Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Progress and Perils
(Neurosci Biobehav Rev, abstract)
Diagnostic accuracy of laboratory and ultrasound findings in patients with a non-visualized appendix
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Comparison of pediatric post-reduction fluoroscopic- and ultrasound forearm fracture images
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Novel Uses of Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Pediatric Foreign Bodies: An Emergency Department Case Series
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Paediatric airway management and concerns: a survey of advanced paramedics in Ireland
(Ir J Med Sci, abstract)
Development of a simple, practice-based tool to assess quality of paediatric emergency care delivery in resource-limited settings: identifying critical actions via a Delphi study
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Physical activity following acute concussion and persistent postconcussive symptoms in children and adolescents
(Phys Sportsmed, abstract)
Variation in Diagnostic Test Use and Associated Outcomes in Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome at Children's Hospitals
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
US Emergency Department Visits for Adverse Drug Events From Antibiotics in Children, 2011-2015
(J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc, abstract)
Emergency Department Revisits After an Initial Parenteral Antibiotic Dose for UTI
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Inpatient Admission versus Emergency Department Management of Intussusception in Children: A Systemic Review and Meta-Analysis of Outcomes
(Eur J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Clinical Suspicion and Language Translation in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Invasive Bacterial Infections in Infants Younger Than 60 Days With Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Top Citations of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Publications in the Emergency Medicine Literature
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Tick-borne illnesses: identification and management in the emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Pediatric Online Disaster Preparedness Training for Medical and Non-Medical Personnel: A Multi-Level Modeling Analysis
(Prehosp Disaster Med, abstract)
Ultrasound-Assisted Lumbar Punctures: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Point-of-care lung ultrasound in neonatology: classification into descriptive and functional applications
(Pediatr Res, abstract)
Predicting Escalated Care in Infants With Bronchiolitis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Medical students' perspectives of their clinical comfort and curriculum for acute pain management
(J Pain Res, abstract)
Use and Utility of Skeletal Surveys to Evaluate for Occult Fractures in Young Injured Children
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
How events in emergency medicine impact doctors' psychological well-being
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Accuracy of NEXUS II head injury decision rule in children: a prospective PREDICT cohort study
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Peri-operative respiratory adverse events in children with upper respiratory tract infections allowed to proceed with anaesthesia: The French national study
(Eur J Anaesthesiol, abstract)
Hypothermia: A Sign of Sepsis in Young Infants in the Emergency Department?
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Down Syndrome and the Risk of Severe RSV Infection: A Meta-analysis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
A Randomized Trial of Epinephrine in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
(NEJM, abstract)
Negative Chest Radiography and Risk of Pneumonia
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Red blood cell transfusion therapy for sickle cell patients with frequent painful events
(Pediatr Blood Cancer, abstract)
Impact of early analgesia on hospitalization outcomes for sickle cell pain crisis
(Pediatr Blood Cancer, abstract)
Optimizing CPR Performance with CPR Coaching for Pediatric Cardiac Arrest: A Randomized Simulation-based Clinical Trial
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Safety and effectiveness of intranasal midazolam and fentanyl used in combination in the pediatric emergency department
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Fosphenytoin vs. continuous midazolam for pediatric febrile status epilepticus
(Brain Dev, abstract)
Early recurrence of ileocolic intussusception after successful air enema reduction: incidence and predisposing factors
(Emerg Radiol, abstract)
Paediatric traumatic cardiac arrest: the development of an algorithm to guide recognition, management and decisions to terminate resuscitation
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
End-tidal carbon dioxide during pediatric in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Effect of a Strategy of Initial Laryngeal Tube Insertion vs Endotracheal Intubation on 72-Hour Survival in Adults With Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. A Randomized Clinical Trial
(JAMA, full article)
Effect of a Strategy of a Supraglottic Airway Device vs Tracheal Intubation During Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest on Functional Outcome. The AIRWAYS-2 Randomized Clinical Trial
(JAMA, abstract)
Oral prednisolone in preschool children with virus-associated wheeze: a prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
(Lancet Respir Med, abstract)