PEM studies, December 2018
A Clinical Prediction Algorithm to Stratify Pediatric Musculoskeletal Infection by Severity
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Cannabis-based products for pediatric epilepsy: A systematic review
(Epilepsia, abstract)
Using laxatives and/or enemas to accelerate the diagnosis in children presenting with acute abdominal pain: a randomised controlled trial study protocol
(BMJ Paediatr Open, abstract)
Performance of blood biomarkers to rule out invasive bacterial infection in febrile infants under 21 days old
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Neighborhood Risk Factors For Pediatric Fall-Related Injuries: A Retrospective Analysis Of A State-Wide Hospital Network
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Assessment of interpretation of paediatric skeletal radiographs in the emergency room
(Clin Radiol, abstract)
Hypothermia in Young Infants: Frequency and Yield of Sepsis Workup
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Analysis of 17 948 pediatric patients undergoing procedural sedation with a combination of intranasal dexmedetomidine and ketamine
(Pediatr Anesthes, abstract)
Sedation effects of intranasal dexmedetomidine combined with ketamine and risk factors for sedation failure in young children during transthoracic echocardiography
(Pediatr Anesthes, abstract)
To what extent are GCS and AVPU equivalent to each other when assessing the level of consciousness of children with head injury? A cross-sectional study of UK hospital admissions
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Variability of outcome measures in trials of intravenous therapy in acute severe paediatric asthma: a systematic review
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
The Role of Biomarkers in the Diagnosis and Management of Pneumonia
(Clin Chest Med, abstract)
Allergic-like contrast media reaction management in children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Outcomes for Children With a Nonvisualized Appendix on Ultrasound
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Antiemetic Drug Use in Children: What the Clinician Needs to Know
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstract)
Successful Suicide Screening in the Pediatric Emergency Department: Youth, Parent, Researcher and Clinician Perspectives
(Arch Suicide Res, abstract)
Opioids are rarely prescribed for children with acute non-procedural pain in Italian emergency departments
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Interpretation errors in focused cardiac ultrasound by novice pediatric emergency medicine fellow sonologists
(Crit Ultrasound J, abstract)
Application of the Bacterial Meningitis Score for Infants Aged 0 to 60 Days
(J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc, abstract)
Association of major California freight railyards with asthma-related pediatric emergency department hospital visits
(Prev Med Rep, abstract)
In-Situ Simulation Enhances Emergency Preparedness in Pediatric Care Practices
(Cureus, abstract)
Epidemiology of Meningitis and Encephalitis in Infants and Children in the United States, 2011-2014
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
A review of racial/ethnic disparities in pediatric trauma care, treatment and outcomes
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
Bedside chest compression skills: Performance and skills retention in in-hospital trained pediatric providers. A simulation study
(J Crit Care, abstract)
Nonconvulsive Seizure Detection by Reduced-Lead Electroencephalography in Children with Altered Mental Status in the Emergency Department
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Procedural sedation in children with autism spectrum disorders in the emergency department
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
The importance to develop global emergency medicine research network
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Return to emergency department after pediatric urology procedures
(J Pediatr Urol, abstract)
Pediatric Spine Emergencies
(Semin Ultrasound CT MR, abstract)
Lung ultrasound for the diagnosis of pneumonia in children with acute bronchiolitis
(BMC Pulm Med, abstract)
Points & Pearls: Bioterrorism attacks involving pediatric patients: preparedness and early recognition are critical
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
An Update on End-Tidal CO2 Monitoring
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Why Are Newborns Brought to the Emergency Department?
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Cell Phone and Computer Use Among Parents Visiting an Urban Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Utility of the "No Response" Option in Detecting Youth Suicide Risk in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Trauma-Informed Care for Violently Injured Patients in the Emergency Department
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Ultrasound-guided peripheral forearm nerve block for digit fractures in a pediatric emergency department
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Outpatient management of intussusception: a systematic review and meta-analysis
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
External validation of a clinical prediction rule for very low risk pediatric blunt abdominal trauma
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Impact of bedside diagnosis of influenza in the paediatric emergency ward
(Clin Microbiol Infect, abstract)
Similarities and Differences Between Staphylococcal and Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndromes in Children: Results From a 30-Case Cohort
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Point-of-care testing for procalcitonin in identifying bacterial infections in young infants: a diagnostic accuracy study
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Childhood seizures and risk of psychiatric disorders in adolescence and early adulthood: a Danish nationwide cohort study
(Lancet Child Adolesc Health, abstract)
Clinical and radiographic comparison of single-sugar-tong splint to long-arm cast immobilization for pediatric forearm fractures
(J Pediatr Orthop B, abstract)
Hydroxyurea for Children with Sickle Cell Anemia in Sub-Saharan Africa
(NEJM, abstract)
Low-dose (2-mSv) computed tomography for suspected appendicitis: Applicability in an emergency department
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
No association between metoclopramide treatment in ED and reduced risk of post-concussion headache
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
2018 American Heart Association Focused Update on Pediatric Advanced Life Support: An Update to the American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
(Circulation, abstract)
Management of pediatric hypothermia and peripheral cold injuries in the emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Plasma TNF alpha is a predictor of persisting symptoms post-concussion in children
(J Neurotrauma, abstract)
Pediatric Oncologic Emergencies: A Clinical and Imaging Review for pediatricians
(Pediatr Int, abstract)
Asthma Exacerbations in the Pediatric Emergency Department at a Tertiary Hospi-tal: Relationship with Environmental Factors
(J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol, abstract)
Impact of the Sofia® Influenza A+B FIA rapid diagnostic test in a pediatric emergency department
(Arch Pediatr, abstract)
Characteristics of Emergency Department Presentations of Pediatric Poisoning Between 2011 and 2016: A Retrospective Observational Study in South Korea
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The Effect of a Primary Care Provider Incentive Program on Pediatric Emergency Medicine Visits
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Urine collection methods used for non-toilet-trained children in pediatric emergency departments in France: A medical practice analysis
(Arch Pediatr, abstract)
Characteristics of children with refractory acute otitis media treated at the pediatric emergency department
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Non-urgent paediatric emergency department presentation: A systematic review
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Point-of-care ultrasonography for diagnosing thoracoabdominal injuries in patients with blunt trauma
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
No difference in outcomes in a matched cohort of operative versus nonoperatively treated displaced medial epicondyle fractures
(J Pediatr Orthop B, abstract)
Utility of applying white blood cell cutoffs to non-diagnostic MRI and ultrasound studies for suspected pediatric appendicitis
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Sex Differences in Receiving Layperson Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Pediatric Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Nationwide Cohort Study in Japan
(J Am Heart Assoc, abstract)
Decreasing Blood Culture Contaminants in a Pediatric Emergency Department: An Interrupted Time Series Analysis
(Pediatr Qual Saf, abstract)
Identifying Hesitation and Discomfort with Diagnosing Sepsis: Survey of a Pediatric Tertiary Care Center
(Pediatr Qual Saf, abstract)
Association between Practice Participation in a Pediatric-focused Medical Home Learning Collaborative and Reduction of Preventable Emergency Department Visits by Publicly-insured Children in Massachusetts (Pediatr Qual Saf, abstract)
Implementation of a Clinical Decision Support System for Children With Minor Blunt Head Trauma Who Are at Nonnegligible Risk for Traumatic Brain Injuries
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Utilization of emergency department computed tomography and otolaryngology consultation in the diagnosis of pediatric peritonsillar abscess
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Variation in Antibiotic Selection and Clinical Outcomes in Infants <60 Days Hospitalized With Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
A Novel Smartphone App to Support Learning and Maintaining Competency With Bier Blocks for Pediatric Forearm Fracture Reductions: Protocol for a Mixed-Methods Study
(JMIR Res Protoc, abstract)
Ingestion of Over-the-Counter Liquid Medications: Emergency Department Visits by Children Aged Less Than 6 Years, 2012-2015
(Am J Prev Med, abstract)
Influence of social characteristics on use of paediatric emergency care in Sweden - a questionnaire based study
(BMC Emerg Med, abstract)
Prevalence and characteristics of pain in children and young adults with cerebral palsy: a systematic review
(Dev Med Child Neurol, abstract)