PEM studies, February 2009
Diagnosis and Management of Acute Sinusitis by Pediatricians
(Pediatrics, full article)
Skeletal Surveys in Infants With Isolated Skull Fractures
(Pediatrics, full article)
Effect of Antibiotics for Otitis Media on Mastoiditis in Children: A Retrospective Cohort Study Using the United Kingdom General Practice Research Database
(Pediatrics, abstract)
A Critical Comparison of Clinical Decision Instruments for Computed Tomographic Scanning in Mild Closed Traumatic Brain Injury in Adolescents and Adults
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Pediatric Procedural Sedation with Ketamine: Time to Discharge after Intramuscular versus Intravenous Administration
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Prediction of Child Abuse Risk from Emergency Department Use
(J Pediatr, abstract)
The Burden of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection in Young Children
(NEJM, abstract)
Melamine-Contaminated Powdered Formula and Urolithiasis in Young Children
(NEJM, full article)
Prospective observational study on the incidence of medication errors during simulated resuscitation in a paediatric emergency department
(BMJ, full article)
Do not rush into operating and just observe actively if you are not sure about the diagnosis of appendicitis
(Pediatr Surg Int, abstract)
Intensive insulin therapy for patients in paediatric intensive care: a prospective, randomised controlled study
(Lancet, abstract)
Infant Carrier-Related Falls: An Unrecognized Danger
(Pediatr Emerg care, abstract)
False-Positive Colorimetric Capnometry After Ingestion of Carbonated Beverages
(Pediatr Emerg care, abstract)
Emergency Management of Pediatric Convulsive Status Epilepticus: A Multicenter Study of 542 Patients
(Pediatr Emerg care, abstract)
Bioterrorism: Evaluating the Preparedness of Pediatricians in Michigan
(Pediatr Emerg care, abstract)
Accuracy of Ottawa Ankle Rules to Exclude Fractures of the Ankle and Midfoot in Children: A Meta-analysis
(Acad Emerg care, abstract)
Blunt Splenic Injuries in the Adolescent Trauma Population: The Role of Angiography and Embolization
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
A Statewide Model Program to Improve Emergency Department Readiness for Pediatric Care
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Hip Radiography for the Investigation of Nontraumatic, Short Duration Hip Pain Presenting to a Children's Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The relation between Glasgow Coma Scale score and later cerebral atrophy in paediatric traumatic brain injury
(Brain Inj, abstract)
Severity of childhood community-acquired pneumonia and chest radiographic findings
(Pediatr Pulmon, abstract)
Pediatric scaphoid fractures
(J Am Acad Orthop Surg, abstract)
Management of blunt pancreatic trauma in children
(Surg Today, abstract)
Enema-Reduced Intussusception Management: Is Hospitalization Necessary?
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Clinician Judgment Versus a Decision Rule for Identifying Children at Risk of Traumatic Brain Injury on Computed Tomography After Blunt Head Trauma
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Injuries in Youth Football: National Emergency Department Visits During 2001-2005 for Young and Adolescent Players
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Procalcitonin as a predictor of renal scarring in infants and young children
(Pediatr Nephrol, abstract)
Association between skin testing in the pediatric emergency department and adherence to follow-up in children with asthma
(Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol, abstract)
Pediatric distal radial fractures treated by emergency physicians
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Predictors of Airway and Respiratory Adverse Events With Ketamine Sedation in the Emergency Department: An Individual-Patient Data Meta-analysis of 8,282 Children
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
The burden of respiratory syncytial virus infection in young children
(NEJM, abstract)
Clinical practice: analgesia in neonates
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Spontaneous Intracranial Hemorrhage in Children
(Pediatr Neurosurg, abstract)
Coin Ingestion in Children: Which Size Is More Risky?
(J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A, abstract)
Apolipoprotein E4 as a Predictor of Outcomes in Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
(J Neurotrauma, abstract)
Accuracy of emergency room physicians' interpretation of elbow fractures in children
(Orthopedics, abstract)
Pre-hospital use of ketamine in paediatric trauma
(Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, abstract)
Effect of topical alkane vapocoolant spray on pain with intravenous cannulation in patients in emergency departments: randomised double blind placebo controlled trial
(BMJ, full article)