PEM studies, December 2015
Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Pediatric Neurologic Emergencies
(Top Magn Reson Imaging, abstract)
Clinical significance of serum procalcitonin level monitoring on early diagnosis of severe pneumonia on children
(Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci, abstract)
Paediatric arterial ischemic stroke: acute management, recent advances and remaining issues
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
Out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation strategies using one-handed chest compression technique for children suffering a cardiac arrest
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
Development and assessment of a pediatric emergency medicine simulation and skills rotation: meeting the demands of a large pediatric clerkship
(Med Educ Online, abstract)
Developing a Research Agenda to Optimize Diagnostic Imaging in the Emergency Department: An Executive Summary of the 2015 Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound Assessment of Whiteout Lung in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Nerve Blocks
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Homonymous Superior Quadrantanopia in the Presence of Acute Vertebral Artery Dissection
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Minor head injury: limiting patient exposure to ionizing radiation, risk stratification, and concussion management.
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Time to Positivity of Blood Cultures in Infants 0 to 90 Days Old Presenting to the Emergency Department: Is 36 Hours Enough?.
(J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc, abstract)
Why Do Parents Bring Their Children to the Emergency Department? A Systematic Inventory of Motives
(Int J Family Med, abstract)
Mild traumatic brain injury in children is associated with a low risk for posttraumatic seizures
(J Neurosurg Pediatr, abstract)
Factors Associated with Time to Arrival at a Regional Pediatric Trauma Center
(Prehosp Disaster Med, abstract)
Treatment of acute abnormal uterine bleeding in adolescents: what are providers doing in various specialties?
(J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol, abstract)
Clinical predictors of hospital admission in acute lower respiratory tract infection in 2 months to 2-year-old children
(Respirology, abstract)
Clinicians' overestimation of febrile child risk assessment
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Single Center Outcomes of Status Epilepticus at a Paediatric Intensive Care Unit
(Can J Neurol Sci, abstract)
Clinical Decision Rules for Paediatric Minor Head Injury: Are CT Scans a Necessary Evil?
(Ann Acad Med Singapore, abstract)
The Association Between Weight Status and Pediatric Forearm Fractures Resulting From Ground-Level Falls
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Self-harm, Assault, and Undetermined Intent Injuries Among Pediatric Emergency Department Visits
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Trial of Continuous or Interrupted Chest Compressions during CPR
(NEJM, abstract)
High-Dose Magnesium Sulfate Infusion for Severe Asthma in the Emergency Department: Efficacy Study
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Paediatric femur fractures at the emergency department: accidental or not?
(Br J Radiol, abstract)
Paediatric critical procedures in the emergency department: Incidence, trends and the physician experience
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
A Multinational Survey on Actual Diagnostics and Treatment of Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
(Neuropediatrics, abstract)
Pediatric Traumatic Amputations in the United States: A 5-Year Review
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Non-pharmacological management of infant and young child procedural pain
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
Failure of Emergency Department Observation Unit Treatment for Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Association of a Guardian's Report of a Child Acting Abnormally With Traumatic Brain Injury After Minor Blunt Head Trauma
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
A profile of suspected child abuse as a subgroup of major trauma patients
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Testing and Treatment After Adolescent Sexual Assault in Pediatric Emergency Departments
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Pediatric Ankle Fractures: Concepts and Treatment Principles
(Foot Ankle Clin, abstract)
Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
Inhaled Foreign Bodies In Pediatric Patients: Proven Management Techniques In The Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Heliox inhalation therapy for bronchiolitis in infants
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
Treatment of Generalized Convulsive Status Epilepticus in Pediatric Patients
(J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther, abstract)
Endotracheal Intubation In Pediatric Patients Using Video Laryngoscopy: An Evidence-Based Review
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Gaps in Drug Dosing for Obese Children: A Systematic Review of Commonly Prescribed Emergency Care Medications
(Clin Ther, abstract)
Tiotropium for the treatment of adolescents with moderate to severe symptomatic asthma: a systematic review with meta-analysis
(Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol, abstract)
The Critically Ill Infant with Congenital Heart Disease
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
Myocarditis And Pericarditis In The Pediatric Patient: Validated Management Strategies
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
CSACI position statement: epinephrine auto-injectors and children<15 kg
(Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol, abstract)
Current concepts in management of pain in children in the emergency department
(Lancet, abstract)
The Diagnosis and Management of Concussion in Children and Adolescents
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Management of the pulseless pediatric supracondylar humeral fracture
(J Bone Joint Surg Am, abstract)
Optimizing emergency management to reduce morbidity and mortality in pediatric burn patients
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Endotracheal intubation versus supraglottic airway placement in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A meta-analysis
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Extracorporeal Treatment for Salicylate Poisoning: Systematic Review and Recommendations From the EXTRIP Workgroup
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Pediatric blunt abdominal trauma in the emergency department: evidence-based management techniques
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Pediatric Clinical Care
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Emergency department evaluation and treatment of pediatric orthopedic injuries
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
Emergency department management of seizures in pediatric patients
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
Headache as an emergency in children and adolescents
(Curr Pain Headache Rep, abstract)
Preparing to care for paediatric trauma patients
(J R Army Med Corps, abstract)
Diagnosing appendicitis: What works, what does not and where to from here?
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Reducing the incidence of oxyhaemoglobin desaturation during rapid sequence intubation in a paediatric emergency department
(BMJ Qual Saf, abstract)
Tools for 'safety netting' in common paediatric illnesses: a systematic review in emergency care
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Status Epilepticus and Refractory Status Epilepticus Management
(Semin Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Part I--Evaluation of pediatric post-traumatic headaches
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
EEG for children with complex febrile seizures
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
A Multinational Trial of Prasugrel for Sickle Cell Vaso-Occlusive Events
(NEJM, abstract)
Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter Ultrasonography in Pediatric Patients with Diabetic Ketoacidosis
(Can J Diabetes, abstract)
Tracheal intubation during pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation: A videography-based assessment in an emergency department resuscitation room
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Pain Assessment of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
(J Dev Behav Pediatr, abstract)
Once-Daily Ceftriaxone Plus Metronidazole Versus Ertapenem and/or Cefoxitin for Pediatric Appendicitis
(J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc, abstract)
Delaying Appendectomy Does Not Lead to Higher Rates of Surgical Site Infections: A Multi-institutional Analysis of Children With Appendicitis
(Ann Surg, abstract)
First-Line Diagnosis of Pediatric Pneumonia in Emergency: Lung Ultrasound (LUS) in Addiction to Chest-XRay (CXR) and its Role in Follow-Up
(Br J Radiol, abstract)
Return to the emergency department after ventricular shunt evaluation
(J Neurosurg Pediatr, abstract)
The use of an institutional pediatric abdominal trauma protocol improves resource use
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
Diagnostic Emergency Ultrasound: Assessment Techniques In The Pediatric Patient
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Unintentional, non-fatal drowning of children: US trends and racial/ethnic disparities
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Predicting Future Emergency Department Visits and Hospitalizations for Asthma using the Pediatric Asthma Control and Communication Instrument - Emergency Department Version (PACCI-ED)
(J Asthma, abstract)
Similar But Different: A Comparison of Adnexal Torsion in Pediatric, Adolescent, and Pregnant and Reproductive-Age Women
(J Womens Health (Larchmt), abstract)
Toward Effective Utilization of the Pediatric Emergency Department: The Case of ADHD
(Soc Work Public Health, abstract)
Soap Suds Enema are Efficacious and Safe for Treating Fecal Impaction in Children with Abdominal Pain
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstract)
Infrascanner™ in the diagnosis of intracranial lesions in children with traumatic brain injuries
(Brain Inj, abstract)
Emergent pediatric anticoagulation reversal using a 4-factor prothrombin complex concentrate
(Am J Emerg Med, no abstract)
Risk and protective factors for falls on stairs in young children: multicentre case-control study
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Performance characteristics of five triage tools for major incidents involving traumatic injuries to children
(Injury, abstract)
Ultrasound: the triage tool in the emergency department: using ultrasound first
(Br J Radiol, abstract)
Management of Pediatric Perforated Appendicitis: Comparing Outcomes Using Early Appendectomy vs Solely Medical Management
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Effectiveness of Patient Choice in Nonoperative vs Surgical Management of Pediatric Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis
(JAMA Surg, abstract)
Acute hemorrhagic edema of young children: a prospective case series
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Hypertonic saline (HS) for acute bronchiolitis: Systematic review and meta-analysis
(BMC Pulm Med, abstract)
Infant Colic - What works: A Systematic Review of Interventions for Breastfed Infants
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstract)
Prognostic value of procalcitonin in pneumonia: A systematic review and meta-analysis
(Respirology, abstract)