PEM studies, December 2007
Randomised controlled trial of intravenous maintenance fluids
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Efficacy of human rotavirus vaccine against rotavirus gastroenteritis during the first 2 years of life in European infants: randomised, double-blind controlled study
(Lancet, abstract)
Normal Dimercaptosuccinic Acid Scintigraphy Makes Voiding Cystourethrography Unnecessary after Urinary Tract Infection
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Constipation as Cause of Acute Abdominal Pain in Children
(J Pediatr, abstract)
End-tidal Carbon Dioxide Measurements in Children with Acute Asthma
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
National Trends in Emergency Department Antibiotic Prescribing for Children with Acute Otitis Media, 1996–2005
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Adverse effects of pediatric emergency sedation after discharge
(Pediatr Nurs, abstract)
Pain Management Practices for Lumbar Punctures: Are We Consistent?
(Pediatr Nurs, abstract)
Do fluoroquinolones commonly cause arthropathy in children?
(Can J Emerg Med, full article)
Spontaneous pneumothorax in children: When is invasive treatment indicated?
(Pediatr Pulmon, abstract)
Ulnar styloid fracture in children: a retrospective study of 46 cases
(J Pediatr Orthop B, abstract)
Infant Botulism: A 30-Year Experience Spanning the Introduction of Botulism Immune Globulin Intravenous in the Intensive Care Unit at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
(Pediatrics, full article)
Effectiveness of Emergency Department Asthma Management Strategies on Return Visits in Children: A Population-Based Study
(Pediatrics, full article)
Propofol Sedation: Intensivists' Experience With 7304 Cases in a Children's Hospital
(Pediatrics, full article)
Delayed Diagnosis of Kawasaki Disease: What Are the Risk Factors?
(Pediatrics, full article)
Pediatric Emergency Department Visits for Diarrheal Illness Increased After Release of Undertreated Sewage
(Pediatrics, full article)
Pediatric Preparedness of US Emergency Departments: A 2003 Survey
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Pediatric Myocarditis: Emergency Department Clinical Findings and Diagnostic Evaluation
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Use of Bedside Ultrasonography for Endotracheal Tube Placement in Pediatric Patients: A Feasibility Study
(Pediatrics, abstract)
AAP policy statement. Patient Safety in the Pediatric Emergency Care Setting
(Pediatrics, full article)
A pilot study to evaluate self initiated computer patient education in children with acute asthma in pediatric emergency department
(Technol Health Care, abstract)
Biologic and Chemical Terrorism in Children: An Assessment of Residents' Knowledge
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
The demographic bias of Email as a survey method in a pediatric emergency population
(Int J Med Inform, abstract)
An attempt to measure the spread of emergency medicine internationally
(Intern Emerg Med, abstract)
Population screening for coeliac disease in primary care by district nurses using a rapid antibody test: diagnostic accuracy and feasibility study
(BMJ, full article)
Emergency Department Procedural Sedation with Propofol: Is it Safe?
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Vaccine-related pain: randomised controlled trial of two injection techniques
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
The significance of isolated elevation of serum aminotransferases in infants and young children
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Diagnosing abuse: a systematic review of torn frenum and other intra-oral injuries
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Effect of Honey, Dextromethorphan, and No Treatment on Nocturnal Cough and Sleep Quality for Coughing Children and Their Parents
(Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, abstract)
Review: Assessment of febrile seizures in children
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Randomised trial of oral versus sequential intravenous/oral cephalosporins in children with pyelonephritis
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Predicts Disease Severity in Children With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
(Heart, abstract)
Evaluation and Treatment for Spinal Cord Tethering in Patients with Anorectal Malformations
(Eur J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Flexor Tendon Injuries in Pediatric Patients
(J Hand Surg [Am], abstract)
Prevalence of significant QTc prolongation and long QT syndrome in adolescents with syncope
(Int J Cardiol, abstract)
Neonatal status epilepticus vs recurrent neonatal seizures. Clinical findings and outcome
(Neurology, abstract)
Dexamethasone in Vietnamese Adolescents and Adults with Bacterial Meningitis
(NEJM, abstract)
The Presentation of Appendicitis in Preadolescent Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Does Length-Based Resuscitation Tape Accurately Place Pediatric Patients Into Appropriate Color-Coded Zones?
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
A Survey of Emergency Department Management of Acute Urticaria in Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Knowledge of Procedural Sedation and Analgesia of Emergency Medicine Physicians
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Standard Precautions in the Pediatric Emergency Department: Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors of Pediatric and Emergency Medicine Residents
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Ketamine-Propofol Combination Sedation for Fracture Reduction in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Adrenal insufficiency in early phase of pediatric acute lung injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome
(J Crit Care, abstract)
Antibiotic Prophylaxis for the Prevention of Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection in Children With Low Grade Vesicoureteral Reflux: Results From a Prospective Randomized Study
(J Urol, abstract)
Psychiatric Symptoms in Children and Adolescents With Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome and their Parents
(Headache, abstract)
Effect of Eutectic Mixture of Local Anesthetics (EMLA) for Pain Relief During Suprapubic Aspiration in Young Infants: A Randomized, Controlled Trial
(Clin J Pain, abstract)
Oropharyngeal Injuries in Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Diagnosis of Group A [beta]-Hemolytic Streptococcus Using the Breese Clinical Scoring System
(South Med J, abstract)
Neutrophil but not eosinophil inflammation is related to the severity of a first acute epidemic bronchiolitis in young infants
(Pediatr Allergy Immunol, abstract)
Does This Child Have a Urinary Tract Infection?
(JAMA, abstract)
Preventing or accelerating emergency care for children with complex healthcare needs
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Topical lignocaine for pain relief in acute otitis media: results of a double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Randomised controlled trial of nasal continuous positive airways pressure (CPAP) in bronchiolitis
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Positive impact of increased number of emergency consultants
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Racial/Ethnic Minority Children’s Use of Psychiatric Emergency Care in California’s Public Mental Health System
(Am J Pub Health, abstract)
Aborted and refractory status epilepticus in children: A comparative analysis
(Epilepsia, abstract)