PEM studies, July 2022
Factors Associated With Antibiotic Use for Children Hospitalized With Pneumonia
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Decreasing Misdiagnoses of Urinary Tract Infections in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Implementation of an Automated Sepsis Screening Tool in a Children's Hospital Emergency Department: A Cost Analysis
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Sevoflurane requirements during electroencephalogram (EEG)-guided vs standard anesthesia Care in Children: A randomized controlled trial
(J Clin Anesth, abstract)
Effects of vertical compression during pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation using the one-handed chest compression technique
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Prehospital Ketamine Use in Pediatrics
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Ovarian Torsion in the Emergency Department: Current Insights
(Open Access Emerg Med, abstract)
The agitated pediatric patient located in the emergency department: The APPLIED observational study
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Efficacy and safety of low dose oral ketamine for controlling pain and distress during intravenous cannulation in children: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
(Korean J Pain, abstract)
Reducing Emergency Department Length of Stay in Critically Injured Pediatric Trauma Patients: A Quality Improvement Initiative
(Am Surg, abstract)
Risk Factors of Serious Bacterial Infection in Previously Healthy Children Older Than 90 Days Old With Fever and Neutropenia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Skin and Soft Tissue Infection Treatment and Prevention Practices by Pediatric Emergency Medicine Providers
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Medical Management of Children With Autism in the Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Impact of COVID-19 on Pediatric Mental and Behavioral Health Visits to the Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Physician Perspectives on Acupuncture Use in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians' Perceptions of Colleagues' Clinical Performance Over Career Span
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Outcomes of Single-Dose Empirical Antibiotic Treatment in Children With Suspected Sepsis Implemented in the Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Clinical management and outcomes for febrile infants 29-60 days evaluated in community emergency departments
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
The Impact of Childhood and Parental Vaccination on SARS-CoV-2 Infection Rates in Children
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Clinical decision-support for acute burn referral and triage at specialized centres - Contribution from routine and digital health tools
(Glob Health Action, abstract)
Mental Healthcare Following Firearm and Motor Vehicle Related Injuries: Differences Impacting Our Treatment Strategies
(Ann Surg, abstract)
Characteristics of Emergency Room and Hospital Encounters Resulting From Consumer Home Monitors
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Factors Associated with Unscheduled Emergency Department Revisits in Children with Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Diseases
(Open Access Emerg Med, abstract)
Physicians prescribe fewer analgesics during night shifts than day shifts
(Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, abstract)
Pediatric Dog Bite Injuries: A 5-Year Nationwide Study and Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic
(J Craniofac Surg, abstract)
Individual Medical Emergencies Occurring at School
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Outcomes and follow-up for children intubated in an adult-based community hospital system: A retrospective chart review
(Can J Respir Ther, abstract)
Severe Outcomes Associated With SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Pediatric ED Utilization in a Destination City: Demographic, Clinical, and Temporal Trends
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Prospective registration of symptoms and times to diagnosis in children and adolescents with central nervous system tumors: A study of the Swedish Childhood Cancer Registry
(Pediatr Blood Cancer, abstract)
Predictors of Laryngospasm During 276,832 Episodes of Pediatric Procedural Sedation
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Improving Head CT Scan Decisions for Pediatric Minor Head Trauma in General Emergency Departments: A Pragmatic Implementation Study
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Association between patient age and pediatric cardiac arrest recognition by emergency medical dispatchers
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Characteristics of Children Who Deteriorate After Transport and Associated Preadmission Factors
(Air Med J, abstract)
Staring Spells: How to Distinguish Epileptic Seizures from Nonepileptic Staring
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Analysis of COVID-19–Related Croup and SARS-CoV-2 Variant Predominance in the US
(JAMA Netw Open, full article)
Pediatric Glue-Related Injuries in U.S. Emergency Departments: A 10-Year Overview
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Do paediatric early warning systems reduce mortality and critical deterioration events among children? A systematic review and meta-analysis
(Resusc Plus, abstract)
The modified Kocher criteria for septic hip: Does it apply to the knee?
(J Child Orthop, abstract)
Variability of Pediatric Cervical Spine Clearance Protocols: A Systematic Review
(Ann Surg, abstract)
Febrile children with comorbidities at the emergency department - a multicentre observational study
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Resource Utilization in Children who Receive a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Consult in the Emergency Department: A Retrospective Cohort Study
(J Intensive Care Med, abstract)
Adverse Events in Infants Less Than 6 Months of Age After Ambulatory Surgery and Diagnostic Imaging Requiring Anesthesia
(Pediatr Qual Saf, abstract)
Fifteen-minute consultation: Recognition and management of eating disorders presenting to the emergency department
(Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed, abstract)
Prediction Model for Croup Admission Need
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Who Trains the Trainers?: Development of a Faculty Bootcamp for Pediatric Emergency Medicine Resuscitation Procedures
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Association between COVID-19 restrictions and emergency department presentations for paediatric mental health in Victoria, Australia
(Aust Health Rev, abstract)
Heterogeneity in the evaluation of suspected MIS-C: a cross-sectional vignette-based survey
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Relationship Between Body Temperature and Heart Rate in Children With No Other Apparent Cause of Tachycardia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
(Lancet, abstract)
Association between time to advanced airway management and survival during pediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
(Resusc Plus, abstract)
Can diagnostic and imaging recommendations from the 2011 AAP UTI guidelines be applied to infants <2 months of age?
(J Pediatr Urol, abstract)
Immobilisation of torus fractures of the wrist in children (FORCE): a randomised controlled equivalence trial in the UK
(Lancet, abstract)
Outcomes After Transfer of Pediatric Trauma Patients: Does Everyone Need to Visit the Trauma Bay?
(J Surg Res, abstract)
Electrocardiogram changes in pediatric patients with myocarditis
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Sudden onset hepatitis in children
(Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol, full article)
Communication Gaps Between Providers and Caregivers of Patients in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(J Patient Exp, abstract)
Pediatric Acute Severe Hepatitis of Unknown Origin: What is New?
(J Clin Transl Hepatol, abstract)
Pediatric Mental Health Emergency Visits During the COVID-19 Pandemic
(Scand J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Psychol, abstract)
Injury-Related Pediatric Emergency Department Visits in the First Year of COVID-19
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Mortality, Disability and Prognostic Factors of Status Epilepticus: A Nationwide Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Study
(Neurology, abstract)
Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Pediatric Elbow Fractures: Marked Change in Management and Resource Utilization, Without a Change in Incidence
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Designing a Sensory Kit to Improve the Environment for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(J Autism Dev Disord, abstract)
Failure to initiate trauma team activation for patients who meet the criteria in a level 1 paediatric trauma centre: which patients are missing out?
(ANZ J Surg, abstract)
Nine years of pediatric gunshot wounds: A descriptive analysis
(Prev Med Rep, abstract)
Predictors and outcome of cardiac arrest in paediatric patients presenting to emergency medicine department of tertiary hospitals in Tanzania
(BMC Emerg Med, abstract)
Comparing Outcomes of Appendectomy Versus Non-operative Antibiotic Therapy for Acute Appendicitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials
(Am Surg, abstract)
It Pays to be Accurate: Improving Critical Care Documentation in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Epidemiologic Changes in Pediatric Fractures Presenting to Emergency Departments During the COVID-19 Pandemic
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Guidance for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation of Children With Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19
(Pediatrics, full article)
The German Guidelines for Medication Safety in Pediatric Emergencies
(Paediatr Anaesth, abstract)
Differences in pediatric SARS-CoV-2 symptomology and Co-infection rates among COVID-19 Pandemic waves
(J Clin Virol, abstract)
Urban and rural child deaths from motor vehicle crashes: United States, 2015-2019
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Paediatric emergency departments should manage young febrile and afebrile infants the same if they have a fever before presenting
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Fifteen-minute consultation: Diagnosing serious pathology in children with headaches presenting to the emergency department
(Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed, abstract)
Consensus-driven model to establish paediatric emergency care measures for low-volume emergency departments
(BMJ Open Qual, no abstract)
Triage performance in adolescent patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection in Israel
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Randomized trial of three airway management techniques for restricted access in a simulated pediatric scenario
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Association Between the SARS-Cov2 Pandemic and Pediatric Surgical Consultations
(J Surg Res, abstract)
Intranasal Fentanyl to Reduce Pain and Improve Oral Intake in the Management of Children With Painful Infectious Mouth Lesions
(Pediatr Emerg Res, abstract)
Adherence to Pediatric Sepsis Treatment Recommendations at Emergency Departments: A Multicenter Study in Latin America
(Pediatr Emerg Res, abstract)
Incidence and severity of asymptomatic ocular injury in adult and pediatric orbital fractures
(Orbit, abstract)
Risk factors for neonatal hyperbilirubinemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
(Transl Pediatr, abstract)
Variability of Pediatric Cervical Spine Clearance Protocols: A Systematic Review
(Ann Surg, abstract)
Comparison of four handheld point-of-care ultrasound devices by expert users
(Ultrasound J, abstract)
Maternal Vaccination and Risk of Hospitalization for Covid-19 among Infants
(NEJM, abstract)
Post-COVID-19 Conditions Among Children 90 Days After SARS-CoV-2 Infection
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Effect of ketamine on transcranial Doppler Gosling pulsatility index in children undergoing procedural sedation: A pilot study
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Diagnosis and treatment of splenic torsion in children: preoperative thrombocytosis predicts splenic infarction
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Predictors and outcome of time to presentation among critically ill paediatric patients at Emergency Department of Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Decision effect of a deep-learning model to assist a head computed tomography order for pediatric traumatic brain injury
(Sci Rep, abstract)
Shifting practice in pediatric prescription opioid use in the emergency department for fractures
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Novel Quality Improvement Targets to Address Healthcare Encounters After Pediatric Appendectomy
(J Surg Res, abstract)
Pediatric firearm injuries to the extremity: management in the emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Orthotic hip brace as an alternative for treatment of femoral fractures in children under the age of 3 years: a retrospective study
(J Pediatr Orthop B, abstract)
Development of a low-dimensional model to predict admissions from triage at a pediatric emergency department
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Clinical characteristics & outcome of SARS-CoV-2 infected neonates presenting to paediatric emergency
(Indian J Med Res, abstract)
Geographic inequalities in paediatric emergency department visits in Ontario and Alberta: a multilevel analysis of 2.5 million visits
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Effect of the COVID pandemic on pediatric trauma emergencies in three areas of Spain with different incidence
(Rev Esp Cir Ortop Traumatol, abstract)
Admission Source is Associated with the Risk of Rapid Response Team Activation in a Children's Hospital
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Caregiver Practices and Knowledge Regarding Leftover Prescription Medications in Homes With Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Systematic review and meta-analysis comparing perioperative outcomes of pediatric emergency appendicectomy performed by trainee vs trained surgeon
(Pediatr Surg Int, abstract)
How safe are paediatric emergency departments? A national prospective cohort study
(BMJ Qual Saf, abstract)
Treatment of status epilepticus in pediatrics: curriculum learning combined with in-situ simulations
(BMC Med Educ, abstract)
COVID-19 disease in children presenting to the pediatric emergency department: A multicenter study with 8886 cases from Turkey
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Traumatic Cardiac Arrest in Pediatric Patients: An Analysis of the National Trauma Database 2007-2016
(Am Surg, abstract)
Pediatric Sedation and Analgesia Outside the Operating Room: Combining Intranasal Fentanyl and Inhaled Nitrous Oxide
(J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Cases in the First Year of the COVID-19 Pandemic in a Tertiary-Level Emergency Setting
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Is urgent surgical management necessary for priapism in pediatric patients with hematologic conditions?
(Pediatr Urol, abstract)
"These Are Our Kids": Qualitative Interviews With Clinical Leaders in General Emergency Departments on Motivations, Processes, and Guidelines in Pediatric Sepsis Care
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Child Abuse Pediatrics Research Network: The CAPNET Core Data Project
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
The prevalence of non-accidental trauma among children with polytrauma: A nationwide level-I trauma centre study
(J Forensic Leg Med, abstract)
Reducing Phlebotomy, Length of Stay, Cost: Development of a Blunt Abdominal Trauma Pathway in a Level I, Pediatric Trauma Center
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Penile Bee Sting
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Residency Preparedness for Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Urgent Care Center Management of Traumatic Injuries in Infants and Children: Adherence to Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Liquid Nicotine, E-Cigarettes, and Vaping: Information for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Provider
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Polyembolokoilamania in Child Sexual Abuse: Physical Examination Findings After Abusive Foreign Body Insertion and Literature Summary
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Prevalence of Adverse Childhood Experiences in a Pediatric Emergency Department: Support for Trauma-Informed Pediatric Emergency Care
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Offer of a bandage versus rigid immobilisation in 4- to 15-year-olds with distal radius torus fractures: the FORCE equivalence RCT
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Concussion severity and functional outcome using biomarkers in children and youth involved in organized sports, recreational activities and non-sport related incidents
(Brain Inj, abstract)
"I Didn't Know What They're Gonna Do to Me: So That's Why I Said No": Why Youth Decline HIV Testing in Emergency Departments
(Behav Med, abstract)
Severity of Hospitalized Children with Anti-NMDAR Autoimmune Encephalitis
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Suicide Screening Tools for Pediatric Emergency Department Patients: A Systematic Review
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Protocolized management of isolated linear skull fractures at a level 1 pediatric trauma center
(J Neurosurg Pediatr, abstract)
Decrease in paediatric emergency room visits during the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions: a population-based study
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Acute Neurological Presentation in Children With SARS-CoV-2 Infection
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Neurological vertigo in the emergency room in pediatric and adult age: systematic literature review and proposal for a diagnostic algorithm
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
Rate of invasive bacterial infection in recently vaccinated young infants with fever without source
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
A survey and analysis of pediatric stroke protocols
(J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, abstract)
Efficacy and safety of methoxyflurane for treatment of acute traumatic pain by EMTs during alpine rescue operations: The "PainDrop" Trial
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Formative Assessments Promote Procedural Learning and Engagement for Senior Pediatric Residents on Rotation in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(MedEdPORTAL, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Physicians' Comfort Level Providing Urgent Care for Adults on Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Experience at an Academic Medical Center
(Cureus, abstract)
Prognostic Role of Lung Ultrasound in Children with Bronchiolitis: Multicentric Prospective Study
(J Clin Med, abstract)
Indications for Hospitalization in Children with SARS-CoV-2 Infection during the Omicron Wave in New York City
(Children (Basel), abstract)
A Comparison of Emergency Department Revisit Rates of Pediatric Patients between Pre-COVID-19 and COVID-19 Periods
(Children (Basel), abstract)
Paediatric Deep Neck Infection-The Risk of Needing Intensive Care
(Children (Basel), abstract)
Impact of Intubator's Training Level on First-Pass Success of Endotracheal Intubation in Acute Care Settings: A Four-Center Retrospective Study
(Children (Basel), abstract)
Diagnosis and Treatment of Children with a Radiological Fat Pad Sign without Visible Elbow Fracture Vary Widely: An International Online Survey and Development of an Objective Definition
(Children (Basel), abstract)
Clinical Characteristics and Illness Course Based on Pathogen Among Children with Respiratory Illness Presenting to an Emergency Department
(J Med Virol, abstract)
Updated Diagnosis Grouping System for Pediatric Emergency Department Visits
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Five years of outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy with ceftriaxone in the paediatric emergency department: what clinical features are associated with need for admission?
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Trends in Pediatric Acute Otitis Media Burden During the First COVID-19 Year
(Otol Neurotol, abstract)
The Pediatric Rigid Stylet Improves First-Pass Success Compared With the Standard Malleable Stylet and Tracheal Tube Introducer in a Simulated Pediatric Emergency Intubation
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Acute Alcohol Intoxication in Pediatric Emergencies
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Prehospital Tranexamic Acid in Major Pediatric Trauma Within a Physician-Led Emergency Medical Services System: A Multicenter Retrospective Study
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Comparison of clinical presentations and burden of respiratory syncytial virus in infants across three distinct healthcare settings in Davidson County, Tennessee
(Ther Adv Infect Dis, abstract)
The Utility of a Pediatric COVID-19 Online Forward Triage Tool in Switzerland
(Front Public Health, abstract)
Gastric Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Acutely and Critically Ill Children (POCUS-ped): A Scoping Review
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Comparative efficacy of sedation or analgesia methods for reduction of anterior shoulder dislocation: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Serious bacterial infections in young children with fever without source after discharge from emergency department: A National Health Insurance database cohort study
(Pediatr Neonatol, abstract)
Use of the Theoretical Domains Framework to explore factors influencing paediatric fever management practices and antipyretic use in New Zealand emergency departments
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Paediatric early warning systems: not a simple answer to a complex question
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)