PEM studies, December 2016
Epidemiology and diagnostic and therapeutic management of febrile seizures in the Italian pediatric emergency departments: A prospective observational study
(Epilepsy Res, abstract)
Secondhand Smoke Exposure, Illness Severity and Resource Utilization in Pediatric Emergency Department Patients with Respiratory Illnesses
(J Asthma, abstract)
Development and Prospective Federal State-Wide Evaluation of a Device for Height-Based Dose Recommendations in Prehospital Pediatric Emergencies: A Simple Tool to Prevent Most Severe Drug Errors (Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Brief Practical Screeners in English and Spanish for Acute Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in Children
(J Trauma Stress, abstract)
EMS Providers' Beliefs Regarding Spinal Precautions for Pediatric Trauma Transport
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Reduced Length of Stay and Adverse Events Using Bier Block for Forearm Fracture Reduction in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Factors predictive of complicated appendicitis in children
(J Surg Res, abstract)
Use of point-of-care ultrasound in long bone fractures: a systematic review and meta-analysis
(CJEM, abstract)
Should recommendations about starting inhaled corticosteroid treatment for mild asthma be based on symptom frequency: a post-hoc efficacy analysis of the START study
(Lancet, abstract)
Acute Management of Refractory and Unstable Pediatric Supraventricular Tachycardia
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Clinical pharmacokinetics of magnesium sulfate in the treatment of children with severe acute asthma
(Eur J Clin Pharmacol, abstract)
The sensitivity and negative predictive value of a pediatric cervical spine clearance algorithm that minimizes computerized tomography
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Pediatric Sepsis
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
An Algorithmic Approach Using Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis of Pediatric Nasal Bone Fracture
(J Craniofac Surg, abstract)
Therapeutic approaches to pediatric pseudotumor cerebri: New insights from literature data
(Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol, abstract)
Essential Content for Discharge Instructions in Pediatric Emergency Care: A Delphi Study
(Pediatr Emerg care, abstract)
Prehospital Transport for Pediatric Trauma: A Comparison of Private Transport and Emergency Medical Services
(Pediatr Emerg care, abstract)
Managing Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in the Emergency Department Observation Unit
(Pediatr Emerg care, abstract)
Success rate of pneumatic reduction of intussusception with and without sedation
(Pediatr Anesthes, abstract)
Variation in Diagnostic Testing and Hospitalization Rates in Children With Acute Gastroenteritis
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Pain management of acute appendicitis in Canadian pediatric emergency departments
(CJEM, abstract)
The Effect of a Full Bladder on Proportions of Diagnostic Ultrasound Studies in Children with Suspected Appendicitis
(CJEM, abstract)
Adult "termination-of-resuscitation" (TOR)-criteria may not be suitable for children - a retrospective analysis
(Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med, abstract)
Near-fatal asthma: a heterogeneous clinical entity
(Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol, abstract)
When is it ok to use a splint versus cast and what remodeling can one expect for common pediatric forearm fractures
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Color Flow Doppler Point of Care Ultrasound to Evaluate Vessels before Infant Lumbar Puncture
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Effects of music on sedation depth and sedative use during pediatric dental procedures
(J Clin Anesth, abstract)
The Effect of Bedside Ultrasonographic Skin Marking on Infant Lumbar Puncture Success: A Randomized Controlled Trial
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Acute Mercury Poisoning in a Group of School Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Reliability of the Faces, Legs, Activity, Cry, and Consolability Scale in Assessing Acute Pain in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Is Fixing Pediatric Nail Bed Injuries With Medical Adhesives as Effective as Suturing?: A Review of the Literature
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
A Survey Assessment of Perceived Importance and Methods of Maintenance of Critical Procedural Skills in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Management of Pediatric Acute Mastoiditis in Israel: Nationwide Survey Among Otorhinolaryngologists and Emergency Pediatricians
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Methods for Collecting Paired Observations from Emergency Medical Services and Emergency Department Providers for Pediatric Cervical Spine Injury Risk Factors
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Studying the Safety and Performance of Rapid Sequence Intubation: Data Collection Method Matters
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Point-of-care ultrasound for non-angulated distal forearm fractures in children: test performance characteristics and patient-centered outcomes
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Process Mapping in a Pediatric Emergency Department to Minimize Missed Urinary Tract Infections
(Int J Pediatr, abstract)
Antibiotics-First Versus Surgery for Appendicitis: A US Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Allowing Outpatient Antibiotic Management
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Antibiotics-First Versus Surgery for Appendicitis: A US Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Allowing Outpatient Antibiotic Management
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Asthma and Risk of Appendicitis in Children: A Population-Based Case-Control Study
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Pediatric anaphylaxis in the operating room for anesthesia residents: a simulation study
(Pediatr Aaesth, abstract)
AAP policy statement. Handoffs: Transitions of Care for Children in the Emergency Department.
(Pediatrics, full article)
Urine Concentration and Pyuria for Identifying UTI in Infants
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Improving Guideline-Based Care of Acute Asthma in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Seizure Treatment in Children Transported to Tertiary Care: Recommendation Adherence and Outcomes
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Modification of an Established Pediatric Asthma Pathway Improves Evidence-Based, Efficient Care
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Definitions and Assessment Approaches for Emergency Medical Services for Children
(Pediatrics, full article)
Reliability and Validity of a Two-Question Alcohol Screen in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Management and Outcomes of Previously Healthy, Full-Term, Febrile Infants Ages 7 to 90 Days
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Improving Pediatric Asthma Outcomes in a Community Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Changes in blood pressure and heart rate during sedation with ketamine in the pediatric ED
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Cocontribution of Rotavirus and Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccines to the Reduction of Pediatric Hospital Visits in Young Children
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Does Abnormal Laboratory Results Notification with the Short Message Service Shorten Length of Stay in the Pediatric Emergency Department Observation Unit?
(Telemed J E Health, abstract)
Implementation of clinical decision support in young children with acute gastroenteritis: a randomized controlled trial at the emergency department
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
How Much Cerebrospinal Fluid Should We Remove Prior to Measuring a Closing Pressure?
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Care transition interventions for children with asthma in the emergency department
(J Allergy Clin Immunol, abstract)
BET 2: Ice water immersion, other vagal manoeuvres or adenosine for SVT in children
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Predictors of emesis in children undergoing procedural sedation with intramuscular ketamine in a paediatric emergency department
(Singapore Med J, abstract)
Impact of Chronic Conditions on Emergency Department Visits of Children Using Medicaid
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Is a pediatrician performed gray scale ultrasonography with power Doppler study safe and effective for triaging acute non-perforated appendicitis for conservative management?
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Risk Factors, Protective Factors, and Current Recommendations to Reduce Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: A Review
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Current evidence for the use of sugammadex in children
(Pediatr Aesthes, abstract)