PEM studies, December 2013
Quality improvement in pediatric emergency medicine
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Critical care transport
(R I Med J (2013), abstract)
Parents' Attitudes toward Oral Rehydration Therapy in Children with Mild-to-Moderate Dehydration
(ScientificWorldJournal, abstract)
Emergency care for children in the United States
(Health Aff (Millwood), abstract)
Shake, rattle, and roll: an update on pediatric seizures
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The pediatric headache that would not go away
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Triage in the tower of babel: interpreter services for children in the prehospital setting
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Blood pressure measurements are unreliable to diagnose hypertension in primary care
(J Hypertens, abstract)
An Evidence-based Guideline for Pediatric Prehospital Seizure Management Using GRADE Methodology
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Prevalence of and risk factors for poor functioning after isolated mild traumatic brain injury in children
(J Neurotrauma, abstract)
Experience-Based Guidance for Implementing a Direct Observation Checklist in a Pediatric Emergency Department Setting
(J Grad Med Educ, abstract)
Medical Students' Perception of Residents as Teachers: Comparing Effectiveness of Residents and Faculty During Simulation Debriefings
(J Grad Med Educ, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellows Education Day: Addressing CanMEDS objectives at a national subspecialty conference
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Comparison of GlideScope Videolaryngoscopy to Direct Laryngoscopy for Intubation of a Pediatric Simulator by Novice Physicians
(Emerg Med Int, abstract)
Treatment of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in a Pediatric Observation Unit
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Design and roll out of standardised approach to paediatric procedural sedation in Victorian emergency departments
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Status dystonicus: a practice guide
(Dev Med Child Neurol, abstract)
15-minute consultation: A structured approach to the assessment of chest pain in a child
(Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed, abstract)
Blood culture diagnostic yield in a paediatric emergency department
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
The paediatric psychiatric emergency population in a university teaching hospital in Belgium (2003-2008)
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
Carers' express positive views on the acceptability, efficacy and safety of buccal midazolam for paediatric status epilepticus
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Clinical Characteristics of Pediatric Myasthenia: A Surveillance Study
(Paediatrics, abstract)
Hypotonic solution decreases serum sodium in infants with moderate bronchiolitis
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Propofol and remifentanil for rapid sequence intubation in a pediatric patient at risk for aspiration with elevated intracranial pressure
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Can ophthalmic drops cause central nervous system depression and cardiogenic shock in infants?
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Intravenous maintenance fluids revisited
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Bacterial meningitis: new therapeutic approaches
(Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther, abstract)
Electrographic seizures and status epilepticus in critically ill children and neonates with encephalopathy
(Lancet Neurol, abstract)
Targeted Temperature Management at 33°C versus 36°C after Cardiac Arrest
(NEJM, abstract)
Computed Tomographic Scan in Head Trauma: What is the Rational in Children?
(Eur J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Bier block regional anesthesia and casting for forearm fractures: safety in the pediatric emergency department setting
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Accuracy of a screening instrument to identify potential child abuse in emergency departments
(Child Abuse Negl, abstract)
Association between Birth Order and Emergency Room Visits and Acute Hospital Admissions following Pediatric Vaccination: A Self-Controlled Study
(PLoS Onel, abstract)
Impact of a Bronchiolitis Guideline on ED Resource Use and Cost: A Segmented Time-Series Analysis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Characteristics of Youth Seeking Emergency Care for Assault Injuries
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Premedication with midazolam for urethral catheterization of febrile infants
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
Management of Pediatric Migraine in a Tertiary Care Versus Community Based Emergency Department: An Observational Pilot Study
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Use of emergency departments and primary care visits for asthma related conditions in the 3 years following an asthma education program
(J Asthma, abstract)
Ondansetron and the Risk of Cardiac Arrhythmias: A Systematic Review and Postmarketing Analysis
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Clinical profile of children requiring early unplanned admission to the PICU
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Pediatric head trauma: abuse or not?
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Effect of focused debriefing on team communication skills
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Validity of respiratory scores in bronchiolitis
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Risk of subsequent attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder in children with febrile seizures
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
The Comparative Effectiveness of Prednisolone and Dexamethasone for Children With Croup: A Community-Based Randomized Trial
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Incidence of difficult bag-mask ventilation in children: a prospective observational study
(Paediatr Anaesth, abstract)
Prognostic factors for subsequent epilepsy in children with febrile seizures
(Epilepsia, abstract)
Frequency of Hematoma Expansion After Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage in Children
(JAMA Neurol, abstract)
Prominent forehead hematomas ("goose-eggs") as an initial manifestation of hemophilia
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Traumatic atlanto-occipital dislocation in children: evaluation, treatment, and outcomes
(J Bone Joint Surg Am, abstract)
Pediatric Shopping-Cart-Related Injuries Treated in US Emergency Departments, 1990-2011
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Interpretation of Computed Tomography of the Head: Emergency Physicians versus Radiologists
(Trauma Mon, abstract)
Application of removable wrist splint in the management of distal forearm torus fractures
(Trauma Mon, abstract)
7% Hypertonic Saline in Acute Bronchiolitis: A Randomized Controlled Trial
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Bedside Ultrasound in Pediatric Practice
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Health Care Worker Exposures to Pertussis: Missed Opportunities for Prevention
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Nerve blocks for initial pain management of femoral fractures in children
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
(Antimicrob Agents Chemother, abstract)
Morphine is associated with acute chest syndrome in children hospitalized with sickle cell disease
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Time to detection of bacterial cultures in infants aged 0 to 90 days
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
The prevalence of bacteremia in pediatric patients with community-acquired pneumonia: guidelines to reduce the frequency of obtaining blood cultures
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Monthly variation of United States pediatric headache emergency department visits
(Cephalalgia, abstract)
Headache in the Pediatric Emergency Service: A Medical Center Experience
(Pediatr Neonatol, abstract)
Paediatric orbital fractures: the importance of regular thorough eye assessment and appropriate referral
(Case Rep Emerg Med, abstract)
Contemporary management of abdominal surgical emergencies in infants and children
(Br J Surg, abstract)
Epidemiology of paediatric firearm injuries in the USA, 2001-2010
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Identifying incidents of suboptimal care during paediatric emergencies-an observational study utilising in situ and simulation centre scenarios
(Resuscitation, abstract)
A comparison of actual to estimated weights in Australian children attending a tertiary children's' hospital, using the original and updated APLS, Luscombe and Owens, Best Guess formulae and the Broselow tape
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Management of Bell's palsy in children: an audit of current practice, review of the literature and a proposed management algorithm
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Posttraumatic stress following pediatric injury: update on diagnosis, risk factors, and intervention
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Can we predict pneumococcal bacteremia in patients with severe community-acquired pneumonia?
(J Crit Care, abstract)
Factors Associated With Poor Asthma Control Among Asthmatic Patient Visiting Emergency Department
(Clin Respir J, abstract)
Paediatric cervical lymphadenopathy: when to biopsy?
(Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, abstract)
Vaccine for Prevention of Mild and Moderate-to-Severe Influenza in Children
(NEJM, abstract)
Duration of symptoms of respiratory tract infections in children: systematic review
(BMJ, full article)
Percutaneous pigtail catheter versus tube thoracostomy for pediatric empyema: A comparison of outcomes
(Surgery, abstract)
Do clinical outcomes suffer during transition to an ultrasound-first paradigm for the evaluation of acute appendicitis in children?
(AJR Am J Roentgenol, abstract)
Role of bottle feeding in the etiology of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)