PEM studies, December 2009
Pediatric Hospital Adherence to the Standard of Care for Acute Gastroenteritis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Nonaccidental Head Injury Is the Most Common Cause of Subdural Bleeding in Infants <1 Year of Age
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Screening for Occult Abdominal Trauma in Children With Suspected Physical Abuse
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Variation in the Type, Rate, and Selection of Patients for Out-of-hospital Airway Procedures Among Injured Children and Adults
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Serious Bacterial Infection in Recently Immunized Young Febrile Infants
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Neonatal pain: A comparison of the beliefs and practices of junior doctors and current best evidence
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Treatment of Impacted Greenstick Forearm Fractures in Children Using Bandage or Cast Therapy: A Prospective Randomized Trial
(J Trauma, abstract)
Pediatric Patients Hospitalized with Myocarditis: A Multi-Institutional Analysis
(Pediatr Cardiol, abstract)
High-risk pediatric orthopedic pitfalls
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
Anterior inferior iliac spine avulsion fracture: a case report in soccer playing adolescent twins
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Pediatric airway nightmares
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
Predicting Severe Bacterial Infections in Well-Appearing Febrile Neonates: Laboratory Markers Accuracyand Duration of Fever
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Pyomyositis in children: early diagnosis and treatment
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Proximal interphalangeal joint hyperextension injuries in children
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Can Montelukast Shorten Prednisolone Therapy in Children with Mild to Moderate Acute Asthma? A Randomized Controlled Trial
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Low-Risk Lumbar Skin Stigmata in Infants: The Role of Ultrasound Screening
(J Pediatr, abstract)
A reduction in cardiac arrests and duration of clinical instability after implementation of a paediatric rapid response system
(Qual Saf Health Care, abstract)
Croup presentations to emergency departments in Alberta, Canada: A large population-based study
(Pediatr Pulmonol, abstract)
Neck Complaints in the Pediatric Emergency Department: A Consecutive Case Series of 170 Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Additive Value of Nuclear Medicine Shuntograms to Computed Tomography for Suspected Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt Obstruction in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Changing Incidence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Skin Abscesses in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Evaluation of Decision Rules for Identifying Serious Consequences of Traumatic Head Injuries in Pediatric Patients
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Risk Factors for Extremely Long Length-of-Stay Among Pediatric Emergency Patients
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Holiday Ornament-Related Injuries in Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The impact of Pediatric Trauma Score on burden of trauma in emergency room care
(Turk J Pediatr, abstract)
Is Diabetic Ketoacidosis at Disease Onset a Result of Missed Diagnosis?
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Invasive Pneumococcal Infections among Vaccinated Children in the United States
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Indicators of a more complicated clinical course for pediatric patients with retropharyngeal abscess
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Pain expression in children with an intellectual disability
(Eur J Pain, abstract)
Acrodermatitis due to nutritional deficiency
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Hockey injuries: a pediatric sport update
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Febrile seizures: current views and investigations
(Can J Neurol Sci, abstract)
High volume normal saline alone is as effective as nebulized salbutamol-normal saline, epinephrine-normal saline, and 3% saline in mild bronchiolitis
(Pediatr Pulmonol, abstract)
Improving outcomes for ill and injured children in emergency departments: protocol for a program in pediatric emergency medicine and knowledge translation science
(Implement Sci, abstract)
Epidemiology and Outcomes from Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Children: The ROC Epistry-Cardiac Arrest
(Circulation, full article)
Intraosseous devices: a randomized controlled trial comparing three intraosseous devices
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric abdominal injury patterns generated by lap belt loading
(J Trauma, abstract)
Prospective tracking of a pediatric emergency department e-kiosk to deliver asthma education
(Health Informatics J, abstract)
Demographics of patient visits during high daily census in a pediatric ED
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Validation of the Wong-Baker FACES Pain Rating Scale in Pediatric Emergency Department Patients
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Consequences of an unrecognized measles exposure in an emergency department
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Paracetamol versus ibuprofen: A randomized controlled trial of outpatient analgesia efficacy for paediatric acute limb fractures
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Debriefing critical incidents in the paediatric emergency department: Current practice and perceived needs in Australia and New Zealand
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Drug utilization and off-label drug use among Spanish emergency room paediatric patients
(Eur J Clin Pharmacol, abstract)
Imperforate hymen: cause of lower abdominal pain in teenage girls
(Singapore Med J, full article, pdf)
Addition of levalbuterol to a pediatric emergency department automated medication management system does not increase its use
(Inter J Emerg Med, full article)
Analysis of parental and nurse weight estimates of children in the pediatric emergency department.
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Foreign body aspiration in children: the effects of delayed diagnosis
(Am J Otolaryngol, abstract)
Pediatric appendicitis score: A retrospective analysis
(J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Head injuries related to sports and recreation activities in school-age children and adolescents: Data from a referral centre in Victoria, Australia
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Pain in children with cerebral palsy: a cross-sectional multicentre European study
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension without papilledema
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Lack of Predictive Value of Tachypnea in the Diagnosis of Pneumonia in Children
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Ondansetron Use in the Pediatric Emergency Department and Effects on Hospitalization and Return Rates: Are We Masking Alternative Diagnoses?
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Blood Culture Contamination Rates after Skin Antisepsis with Chlorhexidine Gluconate versus Povidone-Iodine in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, abstract)
Frenal injury in children is not pathognomic of non-accidental injury
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Delivery room resuscitation of near-term infants: Role of the laryngeal mask airway
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Duration of Fever Affects the Likelihood of a Positive Bag Urinalysis or Catheter Culture in Young Children
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Massive pulmonary embolism in children
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Brown recluse spider (Loxosceles reclusa) envenomation leading to acute hemolytic anemia in six adolescents
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Sedation trends in the 21st century: the transition to dexmedetomidine for radiological imaging studies
(Paediatr Anaesth, abstract)