PEM studies, February 2014
Cranial Computed Tomography Utilization for Suspected Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Malfunction in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Effectiveness of Pediatric Asthma Clinical Pathways: a Narrative Systematic Review
(J Asthma, abstract)
Management of Febrile Neonates in US Pediatric Emergency Departments
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Early administration of terbutaline in severe pediatric asthma may reduce incidence of acute respiratory failure
(Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol, abstract)
H2-antihistamines for the treatment of anaphylaxis with and without shock: a systematic review
(Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol, abstract)
Cerebral oxygen saturation monitoring in pediatric altered mental status patients
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Things that go bump in the day or night: the aetiology of infant head injuries presenting to a Scottish Paediatric Emergency Department
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
Biological markers of stress in pediatric acute burn injury
(Burns, abstract)
MRI for clinically suspected pediatric appendicitis: case interpretation
(Pediatr Radiol, abstract)
Efficacy of Reduction Maneuvers For "Pulled Elbow" in Children: A Prospective Study of 115 Cases
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Predictors of conversion from conservative to operative treatment of pediatric forearm fractures
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Intraoperative secondary insults during extracranial surgery in children with traumatic brain injury
(Childs Nerv Sys, abstract)
Risk factors for complications in hospitalized young infants presenting with uncomplicated pertussis
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Utility of Head Computed Tomography in Children with a Single Extremity Fracture
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Pediatric emergency medical care in Yerevan, Armenia: a knowledge and attitudes survey of out-of-hospital emergency physicians
(Int J Emerg Med, abstract)
Association of Unintentional Pediatric Exposures With Decriminalization of Marijuana in the United States
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Focused cardiac ultrasound: a training course for pediatric intensivists and emergency physicians
(BMC Med Educ, abstract)
Emergency management of febrile status epilepticus: Results of the FEBSTAT study
(Epilepsia, abstract)
The Burden of Inappropriate Emergency Department Pediatric Visits: Why Italy Needs an Urgent Reform
(Health Serv Res, abstract)
Serum Biomarkers Predict Acute Symptom Burden in Children after Concussion: A Preliminary Study
(J Neurotrauma, abstract)
Emergency department readiness for pediatric illness and injury
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
A protocol for the management of pediatric type I open fractures
(J Child Orthop, abstract)
Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound Diagnosis of Hematocolpometra and Imperforate Hymen in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Infant botulism and indications for administration of botulism immune globulin
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Traumatic asphyxia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
All that wheezes is not asthma: cognitive bias in pediatric emergency medical decision making
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Should Infants Presenting with an Apparent Life-Threatening Event Undergo Evaluation for Serious Bacterial Infections and Respiratory Pathogens?
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Cranial Computed Tomography Utilization for Suspected Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Malfunction in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
The effects of general anaesthesia on memory in children: a comparison between propofol and sevoflurane
(Anaesthesia, abstract)
Diagnostic errors in interpretation of pediatric musculoskeletal radiographs at common injury sites
(Pediatr Radiol, abstract)
Intussusception revisited: is immediate on-site surgeon availability at the time of reduction necessary?
(AJR Am J Roentgenol, abstract)
Benign infantile convulsions associated with mild gastroenteritis: an electroclinical study of 34 patients
(Seizure, abstract)
Nationwide emergency department imaging practices for pediatric urolithiasis patients: room for improvement
(J Urol, abstract)
Bronchodilator and steroid use for the management of bronchiolitis in Canadian pediatric emergency departments
(CJEM, abstract)
The Proportion of Potentially Preventable Emergency Department Visits by Patients With Sickle Cell Disease
(J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, abstract)
Improving Preventive Care in High Risk Children with Asthma: Lessons Learned
(J Asthma, abstract)
Dexamethasone for Acute Asthma Exacerbations in Children: A Meta-analysis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Chlorpromazine for the treatment of migraine in a pediatric emergency department
(Headache, abstract)
Pediatric migraine: abortive management in the emergency department
(Headache, abstract)
Upcoding emergency admissions for non-life-threatening injuries to children
(Am J Manag Care, abstract)
When do children get burnt?
(Burns, abstract)
Segmental omental infarction: a rare cause of acute abdominal pain in children
(Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech, abstract)
Ceftriaxone-induced pseudolithiasis in children treated for perforated appendicitis
(Pediatr Surg Int, abstract)
Impact of repeated procedural pain-related stress in infants born very preterm
(Pediatr Res, abstract)
Delayed surgical debridement in pediatric open fractures: a systematic review and meta-analysis
(J Child Orthop, abstract)
Epidemiology and prevention of cast saw injuries: results of a quality improvement program at a single institution
(J Bone Joint Surg Am, abstract)
Utility of a child abuse screening guideline in an urban pediatric emergency department
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
From 9-1-1 call to death: Evaluating traumatic deaths in seven regions for early recognition of high-risk patients
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
An epidemiologic profile of pediatric concussions: Identifying urban and rural differences
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
Comparison of Outcomes for Children With Cervical Spine Injury Based on Destination Hospital From Scene of Injury
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Trends in pediatric visits to the emergency department for psychiatric illnesses
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Clinical profile of bronchiolitis in infants younger than 90 days in Saudi Arabia
(J Emerg Trauma Shock, abstract)
Efficacy of scorpion antivenom plus prazosin versus prazosin alone for Mesobuthus tamulus scorpion sting envenomation in children: a randomised controlled trial
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Early Impact of 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine on Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Children
(Clin Infect Dis, abstract)
Pediatric Chloral Hydrate Poisonings and Death Following Outpatient Procedural Sedation
(J Med Toxicol, abstract)
Cervical spine computed tomography utilization in pediatric trauma patients
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
CORKSCREW 2013 CORK study of children's realistic estimation of weight
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Radiation exposure during paediatric emergency CT: Time we took notice?
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Factors associated with the clinical outcomes of paediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Japan
(BMJ open, abstract)
Intranasal sufentanil/ketamine analgesia in children
(Paediatr Anaesth, abstract)
Systematic review on antibiotic therapy for pneumonia in children between 2 and 59 months of age
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network head injury clinical prediction rules are reliable in practice
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
A Trial of Treatment for Acute Otorrhea in Children with Tympanostomy Tubes
(NEJM, abstract)