PEM studies, June 2014
Staff perceptions of workplace violence in a pediatric emergency department
(Work, abstract)
Review of the use of lipid emulsion in nonlocal anesthetic poisoning
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
What parental characteristics can predict child maltreatment at the Emergency Department? Considering expansion of the Hague Protocol
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
Management of pediatric snake bites: Are we doing too much?
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Pediatric appendectomy: optimal surgical timing and risk assessment
(Am Surg, abstract)
Epidemiology of 577 Pediatric Firearm Fatalities: A 2-year Review of the National Trauma Data Bank
(Am Surg, abstract)
Pediatric gastroenteritis in the emergency department: practice evaluation in Belgium, France, The Netherlands and Switzerland
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Evaluation of Acute Appendicitis by Pediatric Emergency Physician Sonography
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Pediatric epistaxis: Epidemiology, management & impact on quality of life
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Size does matter-age-related weight estimation in "tall n' thin" and "tiny n' thick" children and a new habitus-adapted alternative to the EPLS-formula
(Resuscitation, abstract)
A Practical Guide to Self-Sustaining Point-of-Care Ultrasound Education Programs in Resource-Limited Settings
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Characterizing Analgesic Use during Air Medical Transport of Injured Children
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Characteristics of children and youth who visit the emergency department for a behavioural disorder
(J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry, abstract)
Informed consent documentation for lumbar puncture in the emergency department
(West J Emerg Med, abstract)
Using simulation to address hierarchy-related errors in medical practice
(Perm J, abstract)
Nebulized Hypertonic Saline for Bronchiolitis: A Randomized Clinical Trial
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Nebulized Hypertonic Saline for Bronchiolitis in the Emergency Department: A Randomized Clinical Trial
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Survey of hospital procedures for parapneumonic effusion in children highlights need for standardised management
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Provision of deep procedural sedation by a pediatric sedation team at a freestanding imaging center
(Pediatr Radiol, abstract)
The accuracy of renal point of care ultrasound to detect hydronephrosis in children with a urinary tract infection
(Eur J Emerg Med, abstract)
The acceptability of incorporating a youth smoking prevention intervention in the pediatric emergency department
(J Health Care Poor Underserved, abstract)
Virologic testing in bronchiolitis: does it change management decisions and predict outcomes?
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Acute pediatric stroke-what's the hurry? A case for emergency physician-performed echocardiography
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Cerebral oximetry with blood volume index in asystolic pediatric cerebrospinal fluid malfunctioning shunt patients
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Computed tomography is not justified in every pediatric blunt trauma patient with a suspicious mechanism of injury
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Innovative Application of Cerebral rSO2 Monitoring During Shunt Tap in Pediatric Ventricular Malfunctioning Shunts
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Sudden Hearing Loss in Children
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Bone Fractures in Children: Is There an Association with Obesity?
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Treatment of skin and soft tissue infections in a pediatric observation unit
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Rapid Diagnosis and Discrimination of Bacterial Meningitis in Children Using Gram Probe Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Analgesia in the management of paediatric and adolescent trauma during the resuscitative phase: the role of the pediatric trauma centre
(Injury, abstract)
Fluid therapy for acute bacterial meningitis
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
A strategy to optimize CT use in children with mild blunt head trauma utilizing clinical risk stratification; could we improve CT use in children with mild head injury?
(Clin Imaging, abstract)
Cervical Spine Injury Patterns in Children
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Pediatricians manage anaphylaxis poorly regardless of episode severity
(Pediatr Int, abstract)
Dexamethasone may be a viable alternative to prednisone/prednisolone for the treatment of acute asthma exacerbation in the paediatric emergency department
(Evid Based Med, abstract)
The Acute Pediatric Scrotum: Presentation, Differential Diagnosis and Management
(Curr Urol, abstract)
Hospital based emergency department visits attributed to child physical abuse in United States: predictors of in-hospital mortality
(PLoS One, abstract)
Appropriateness of Emergency Department Use in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Quality Improvement Opportunity
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstract)
Comparison of midazolam and propofol for sedation in pediatric diagnostic imaging studies
(Postgrad Med, abstract)
Parental Injury and Psychological Health of Children
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Comparison of Rapid Cranial MRI to CT for Ventricular Shunt Malfunction
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Usefulness of video-EEG in the paediatric emergency department
(Expert Rev Neurother, abstract)
Epidemiology and microbiological investigations of community-acquired pneumonia in children admitted at the emergency department of a university hospital
(J Clin Virol, abstract)
Identifying Significant and Relevant Events During Pediatric Transport: A Modified Delphi Study
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Ascorbic Acid for the Treatment of Methemoglobinemia: The Experience of a Large Tertiary Care Pediatric Hospital
(Am J Ther, abstract)
Insights into Pediatric Herpes Simplex Encephalitis from a Cohort of 21 Children from the California Encephalitis Project, 1998-2011
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Creating a Drowning Chain of Survival
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Management of pediatric status epilepticus
(Curr Treat Options Neurol, abstract)
An observational case series of dabigatran and rivaroxaban exposures reported to a poison control system
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Pediatric hypertensive emergencies
(Curr Hypertens Rep, abstract)
Febrile convulsions increase risk of Tourette syndrome
(Seizure, abstract)
Pediatric skull fractures: the need for surgical intervention, characteristics, complications, and outcomes
(J Neurosurg Pediatr, abstract)
Hemodynamic response to fluid management in children undergoing dexmedetomidine sedation for MRI
(AJR Am J Roentgenol, abstract)
Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children: carriage, pathogenesis, and antibiotic resistance
(Curr Opin Infect Dis, abstract)
Needle-free jet injection for administration of influenza vaccine: a randomised non-inferiority trial
(Lancet, abstract)
Neonatal Endocrine Emergencies: A Primer for the Emergency Physician
(Emerg Med Clin North Am, abstract)
Repeated versus varied case selection in pediatric resident simulation
(J Grad Med Educ, abstract)
Ear, nose and throat foreign bodies: The experience of the Pediatric Hospital of Turin
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Caregiver Low Health Literacy and Nonurgent Use of the Pediatric Emergency Department for Febrile Illness
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Improving migraine headache management in emergency departments: The time has come
(Cephalalgia, no abstract)
Paediatric trauma in the USA: patterns of emergency department visits and associated hospital resource use
(Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot, abstract)
Treatment of Tetralogy of Fallot Hypoxic Spell With Intranasal Fentanyl
(Pediatricst, abstract)
Recurrence Rates After Intussusception Enema Reduction: A Meta-analysis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Surgeon as Educator: Bedside Ultrasound in Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis
(J Surg Educ, abstract)
The Impact of Race on Analgesia Use among Pediatric Emergency Department Patients
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Headache with Focal Neurologic Signs in Children at the Emergency Department
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Left Main Coronary Artery Dissection in Pediatric Sport-Related Chest Trauma
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Perforated Appendicitis Diagnosed at the Bedside
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Patterns of Injury and Management of Children With Pelvic Fractures at a Non-Trauma Center
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Intramuscular midazolam versus intravenous diazepam for treatment of seizures in the pediatric emergency department: A randomized clinical trial
(Med Intensiva, abstract)
A prospective observational study to assess the diagnostic accuracy of clinical decision rules for children presenting to emergency departments after head injuries (protocol): the Australasian Paediatric Head Injury Rules Study (APHIRST)
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
The relationship between Direct to Consumer Advertising (DTCA) and asthma-related emergency department use among Medicaid-enrolled children
(J Asthma, abstract)
Validation of a Paediatric Early Warning Score: first results and implications of usage
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Mild traumatic brain injury in children: Management practices in the acute care setting
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Knowledge and skills retention following Emergency Triage, Assessment and Treatment plus Admission course for final year medical students in Rwanda: a longitudinal cohort study
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Intubation conditions in young infants after propofol and remifentanil induction with and without low-dose rocuronium
(Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, abstract)
State-Based Medicaid Costs for Pediatric Asthma Emergency Department Visits
(Prev Chronic Dis, abstract)
Effectiveness of the head CT choice decision aid in parents of children with minor head trauma: study protocol for a multicenter randomized trial
(Trials, abstract)
Impact of individualized pain plan on the emergency management of children with sickle cell disease
(Pediatr Blood Cancer, abstract)
Time Delays in Treating Dental Trauma at a Children's Hospital and Private Pediatric Dental Practice
(Pediatr Dent, abstract)
Managing pediatric dental trauma in a hospital emergency department
(Pediatr Dent, abstract)
Readmissions Among Children Previously Hospitalized With Pneumonia
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Acute Concussion Symptom Severity and Delayed Symptom Resolution
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Death of a Child in the Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Emergency Department and Urgent Care for Children Excluded From Child Care
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Is Dexamethasone as Effective as Prednisone or Prednisolone in the Management of Pediatric Asthma Exacerbations?
(Ann Emerg Med, no abstract)
A simple algorithm reduces computed tomography use in the diagnosis of appendicitis in children
(Surgery, abstract)
International evidence-based recommendations for focused cardiac ultrasound
(J Am Soc Echocardiogr, abstract)
Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasonography for hand bony fractures in paediatric patients
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)