PEM studies, January 2023
Impact of time to diagnosis on the occurrence of cardiogenic shock in MIS-C post-COVID-19 infection
(World J Pediatr, abstract)
Intranasal Fentanyl and Discharge from the Emergency Department Among Children with Sickle Cell Disease and Vaso-occlusive Pain: A Multicenter Pediatric Emergency Medicine Perspective (Am J Hematol, abstract)
Validation of a paediatric sepsis screening tool to identify children with sepsis in the ED: a statewide prospective cohort study in Queensland, Australia
(BMJ Open, abstract)
What is the safe observation period for seizure recurrence in pediatric emergency departments?
(Epilepsy Behav, abstract)
A Competency-based Tool for Resident Evaluation of Pediatric Emergency Department Faculty
(West J Emerg Med, no abstract)
Video Education Intervention in the Emergency Department
(West J Emerg Med, abstract)
Paediatric frequent use of emergency medical services: a systematic review
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
International variation in evidence-based emergency department management of bronchiolitis: a retrospective cohort study
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Reducing oral steroid intolerability and drug costs for acute wheezers: a retrospective evaluation of a clinical management algorithm in a Pediatric ED
(Pediatr Pulmonol, abstract)
Outcome of reduction of paediatric forearm fracture by emergency department clinicians
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
The Evolving Relationship between COVID-19 and Serious Bacterial Infection Evaluation in Febrile Neonates
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Statistical and machine learning approaches to predict the necessity for computed tomography in children with mild traumatic brain injury
(PLoS One, abstract)
Pediatric Edible Cannabis Exposures and Acute Toxicity: 2017-2021
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Impact of coronavirus disease 2019 on pediatric intestinal intussusception in the United States
(Pediatr Radiol, abstract)
Responsible and safe use of opioids in children and adolescents in the emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Clinical practice guidelines: management of severe bronchiolitis in infants under 12 months old admitted to a pediatric critical care unit
(Intensive Care Med, abstract)
Obesity screening in the pediatric emergency department - A missed opportunity?
(Heliyon, abstract)
Effect of clinical decision support systems on emergency medicine physicians' decision-making: A pilot scenario-based simulation study
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Application of Adult Prehospital Resuscitation Rules to Pediatric Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Efficacy of Biomarkers in Identifying Abnormal Echocardiogram in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Treatment of pediatric patients with traumatic brain injury by Dutch Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS)
(PLoS One, abstract)
Comparison of Procalcitonin With Commonly Used Biomarkers and Algorithms for Evaluating Suspected Pediatric Musculoskeletal Infection in the ED
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Mental Health Revisits at US Pediatric Emergency Departments
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Pediatric trauma and emergency surgery: an international cross-sectional survey among WSES members
(World J Emerg Surg, abstract)
Prehospital vital sign monitoring in paediatric patients: an interregional study of educational interventions
(Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med, abstract)
EasyTBSA as a method for calculating total body surface area burned: a validation study
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Emergency Department Pediatric Readiness and Short-term and Long-term Mortality Among Children Receiving Emergency Care
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Relationships among biochemical measures in children with diabetic ketoacidosis
(J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab, abstract)
The Effect of the COVID-19 Lockdown on the Frequency of Acute Poisoning Presentation to Adult and Pediatric EDs
(Cureus, abstract)
Emergency department visits and hospitalizations for pediatric vaso-occlusive pain events during the COVID-19 pandemic
(Pediatr Blood Cancer, abstract)
Sustaining Long-term Asthma Outcomes at a Community and Tertiary Care Pediatric Hospital
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Prehospital Use of Ketamine Versus Benzodiazepines for Sedation among Pediatric Patients with Behavioral Emergencies
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Glucocorticoids for croup in children
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
Developing Consensus on Clinical Outcomes for Children with Mild Pneumonia: A Delphi Study
(J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc, abstract)
Bedside lung ultrasound for the diagnosis of pneumonia in children presenting to an emergency department in a resource-limited setting
(Int J Emerg Med, abstract)
Defining Treatment Response for Clinical Trials of Pediatric Acute Asthma
(J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract, abstract)
A systematic review and meta-analysis of computed tomography in the diagnosis of pediatric foreign body aspiration
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Why ketamine
(Epilepsy Behav, abstract)
Outcomes of basic versus advanced prehospital life support in severe pediatric trauma
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Child Mortality in England During the First 2 Years of the COVID-19 Pandemic
(JAMA Netw Open, full article)
Complications, Adverse Drug Events, High Costs, and Disparities in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children vs COVID-19
(JAMA Netw Open, full article)
Association Between Early Return to School Following Acute Concussion and Symptom Burden at 2 Weeks Postinjury
(JAMA Netw Open, full article)
High-Flow Oxygen and Other Noninvasive Respiratory Support Therapies in Bronchiolitis: Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analyses
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Factors associated with the inappropriate use of the pediatric emergency department. A systematic review
(J Pediatr Nurs, abstract)
How Does TIMELESS Training Impact Resident Motivation for Learning, Assessment, and Feedback? Evaluating a Competency-Based Time-Variable Training Pilot
(Acad Med, abstract)
Is this child suitable to be seen in primary care? Poor agreement between caregiver/family perception and definitions of a 'primary care-type' patient
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Community-Academic Advocacy to Improve Shelter Access for Families Experiencing Homelessness
(Pediatrics, abstract)
The impact of Antimicrobial Stewardship Programmes in paediatric emergency departments and primary care: a systematic review
(Ther Adv Infect Dis, abstract)
Improved simulated ventilation with a novel tidal volume and peak inspiratory pressure controlling bag valve mask: A pilot study
(Resusc Plus, abstract)
Diagnostic Testing For Evaluation Of Brief Resolved Unexplained Events
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Clinical and laboratory characteristics of complex febrile seizures in the acute phase: a case-series study in Japan
(BMC Neurol, abstract)
An analysis of prehospital pediatric medication dosing errors after implementation of a state-wide EMS pediatric drug dosing reference
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Variation in Emergency Department Use of Racemic Epinephrine and Associated Outcomes for Croup
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
The Implications of Airway Anomalies on Children with Congenital Heart Disease and Bronchiolitis
(Pediatr Pulomonol, abstract)
Effect of apneic oxygenation with intubation to reduce severe desaturation and adverse tracheal intubation-associated events in critically ill children
(Crit Care, abstract)
Detecting pediatric wrist fractures using deep-learning-based object detection
(Pediatr Radiol, abstract)
The Prevalence and Indications of Intravenous Rehydration Therapy in Hospital Settings: A Systematic Review
(Epidemiologia (Basel), abstract)
Effect of Early High-Flow Nasal Oxygen vs Standard Oxygen Therapy on Length of Hospital Stay in Hospitalized Children With Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure: The PARIS-2 Randomized Clinical Trial (JAMA, abstract)
Risk Factors for Pediatric Sepsis in the Emergency Department: A Machine Learning Pilot Study
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
"Do No Harm": Promoting Anti-Racist Policing in Pediatric Emergency Departments Through 20 Practice Change Considerations
(Health Promot Pract, abstract)
Sudden unexpected death in infancy: current practices in virological investigations and documentation in the French registry
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Paediatric COVID-19 mortality: a database analysis of the impact of health resource disparity
(BMJ Paediatr Open, abstract)
Differentiating vaccine reactions from invasive bacterial infections in young infants presenting to the ED in the 4CMenB era: a retrospective observational comparison
(BMJ Paediatr Open, abstract)
Time to change the reference ranges of children's physiological observations in emergency care? A prospective study
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Fatal and near-fatal anaphylaxis: the Allergy-Vigilance® Network data (2002-2020)
(Allergy, abstract)
Nasopharyngeal detection of atypical bacteria by multiplex PCR panel in acutely ill children was associated with increased risk of pneumonia
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Parent and Physician Preference for Anxiolytic Medication Prior to Laceration Repair in Young Children
(Cureus, abstract)
The effect of the distraction methods used before the COVID-19 test on the fear and anxiety levels of children: a RCT study
(Int J Environ Health Res, abstract)
Impact of Race and Ethnicity on Emergency Medical Services Administration of Opioid Pain Medications for Injured Children
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Analysis of Ear Nose Throat Consultations Requested From the Pediatric Emergency Service in a Tertiary Hospital
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Utilization of Transport Data to Decrease Unnecessarily Repeated Laboratory Tests
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Characterizing the Pain Experience of Children With Acute Gastroenteritis Based on Identified Pathogens
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstract)
Pathogenesis, immunology, and immune-targeted management of the multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) or pediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome (PIMS): EAACI Position Paper
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstract)
Procedural sedation and analgesia versus nerve blocks for reduction of fractures and dislocations in the ED: A systematic review and meta-analysis
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Scheduling doesn't matter! A noninferiority study of block versus longitudinal scheduling for EM resident pediatric procedural training experience
(AEM Educ Train, abstract)
Comparison of severity scales for acute bronchiolitis in real clinical practice
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Effects of Virtual Tour on Perioperative Pediatric Anxiety
(Paediatr  Anaesth, abstract)
Factors associated with follow-up care after pediatric concussion: A longitudinal population-based study in Alberta, Canada
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Improving Prescribing for Otitis Media in a Pediatric Emergency Unit: A Quality Improvement Initiative
(Pediatr Qual Saf, abstract)
Recommendations for Cardiac Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Children: A Report from the American Society of Echocardiography
(J Am Soc Echocardiogr, full article)
Diagnosis of Serious Conditions Delayed in Association with Ondansetron Treatment for Vomiting in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Paediatr Drugs, abstract)
Early Identification of Severe Sepsis in Pediatric Patients Using an Electronic Alert System
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Adding age-adjusted shock index to the American College of Surgeons' trauma team activation criteria to predict severe injury in children
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
Investigating Racial and Socioeconomic Characteristics in Pediatric Sepsis Using Electronic Health Data
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Pediatric electrolyte emergencies: recognition and management in the emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Pediatric Septic Shock Care Pathways in General Emergency Departments: A Qualitative Study Targeting How to Really Make it Work
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Neurological manifestations of Kawasaki disease and multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children associated with COVID-19: A comparison of two different clinical entities
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Targeted Temperature Management in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis
(World Neurosurg, abstract)
Association of pediatric mortality with the Child Opportunity Index among children presenting to the emergency department
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
The Impact of COVID-19 on Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
(Int J Environ Res Public Health, abstract)
Association of Severe Bronchiolitis during Infancy with Childhood Asthma Development: An Analysis of the ECHO Consortium
(Biomedicines, abstract)
Evaluating Emotional Outcomes of Medical Students in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Telesimulation
(Children (Basel), abstract)
Delta Neutrophil Index Does Not Differentiate Bacterial Infection without Bacteremia from Viral Infection in Pediatric Febrile Patients
(Children (Basel), abstract)
Pediatric and Adolescent Obstetric and Gynecologic Encounters in US Emergency Departments: A Cross-Sectional Study
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Toward Improving Patient Equity in a Pediatric Emergency Department: A Framework for Implementation
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Association of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs with Opioid Prescribing and Overdose in Adolescents and Young Adults
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Among Siblings of Children Who Died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in Denmark
(JAMA Netw Open, full article)