PEM studies, March 2024
Eutectic mixture of local anesthetics and amethocaine as topical anesthetics in pediatrics: a meta-analysis
(Pediatr Res, abstract)
The Association Between C-Reactive Protein Levels and Pediatric Appendicitis Score and the Severity of Appendicitis in Children
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Antibiotic treatment of hand wounds in children: contribution of a decision tree
(Hand Surg Rehabil, abstract)
Epidemiology of brief resolved unexplained events and impact of clinical practice guidelines in general and pediatric EDs
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Improving Documentation of Firearm Access During Pediatric Emergency Visits for Suicidal Ideation
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Telemedicine vs Telephone Consultations and Medication Prescribing Errors Among Referring Physicians: A Cluster Randomized Crossover Trial
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
A Descriptive Analysis: Infants Presenting to the Pediatric ED With a Brief Resolved Unexplained Event
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Return Visits in Infants Younger Than 90 Days Presenting to the Pediatric ED for Fever
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Pediatric Polytrauma Fire Victim Simulation
(MedEdPORTAL, abstract)
An analysis of the diagnoses and costs of pediatric emergency care visits: a single center study
(BMC Health Serv Res, abstract)
Comparison of in-person versus virtual ultrasound instruction for pediatric residents
(BMC Med Educ, abstract)
Emergency department utilisation and treatment for trauma-related presentations of adolescents aged 16-18: a retrospective cross-sectional study
(BMC Emerg Med, abstract)
POCUS for Infectious Enteritis-A Retrospective Case Series Analysis
(Pediatr Emerg Med, abstract)
Factors Influencing Parental Willingness to Consent to a Survey Study for Patients in the Pediatric EDt
(Pediatr Emerg Med, abstract)
Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Knowledge Among Female Adolescents Presenting to a Pediatric EDt
(Pediatr Emerg Med, abstract)
Precision care in the treatment of pediatric asthma
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Updates on the clinical integration of point-of-care ultrasound in pediatric emergency medicine
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Summary of recent advances in management of torus fracture of the distal radius in children
(Arch Dis Child, Viewpoint)
Characteristics of chest pain among children presenting to the pediatric ED
(J Med Life, abstract)
Appraisal of Australian and New Zealand paediatric sepsis guidelines
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Assessing the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Pediatric ED Visits in Taiwan
(Medicina (Kaunas), abstract)
Impact of a Coordinated Sepsis Response on Time to Treatment in a Pediatric ED
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Can critical care transport be safely reduced in children intubated during emergency management of status epilepticus in the United Kingdom
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Risk Factors for Blunt Cerebrovascular Injury in a Cohort of Pediatric Patients With Cervical Seat Belt Sign
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Cardiac Complication of Intramuscular Epinephrine
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstract)
Development of the Children's ACuTe UltraSound (CACTUS) point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS)-accredited training in the UK: a descriptive study
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Improving post-concussion discharge education for families seeking emergency department care: intervention development
(Brain Inj, abstract)
A randomized double-blind trial of intranasal dexmedetomidine versus intranasal esketamine for procedural sedation and analgesia in young children
(Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med, abstract)
Accuracy of point-of-care ultrasound in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in a pediatric ED
(J Clin Ultrasound, abstract)
Analgesia Administration by Sex Among Pediatric ED Patients with Abdominal Pain
(JEM Rep, abstract)
Pediatric Hand Fracture Outcomes: How Often Do We Need to Operate?
(Plast Surg (Oakv), abstract)
A Survey Study of Motivators for Pediatric Hospitalists to Work in the Community
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Do preinjury life events moderate the outcomes of mild traumatic brain injuries in children? An A-CAP Study
(J Pediatr Psychol, abstract)
Group A Streptococcus pharyngitis in children: New perspectives on rapid diagnostic testing and antimicrobial stewardship
(J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc, abstract)
Enhancing interprofessional collaboration in paediatric training: Insights from profession-specific experiences and implications for future education
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Diagnostic Stewardship in the Evaluation of a Child With a Potential Central Nervous System Infection
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Public support for and concerns regarding pediatric dose optimization for seizures in emergency medical services: An exception from informed consent (EFIC) trial
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Pediatric Utilization of Emergency Medical Services from Outpatient Offices and Urgent Care Centers
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Pediatric Intubations in a Semiurban Helicopter Emergency Medicine Service: A Retrospective Review
(Air Med J, abstract)
Ketamine Efficacy for Management of Status Epilepticus: Considerations for Prehospital Clinicians
(Air Med J, abstract)
Contraception Initiation in the ED: Adolescent Perspectives
(J Adolesc Health, abstract)
Epidemiology and factors associated with mortality among pediatric major trauma patients in Nova Scotia: A 17-year retrospective analysis
(Injury, abstract)
The efficacy of pediatric elbow radiographic guidance in diagnosis of lateral humeral condyle fracture
(PLoS One, abstract)
Psychotropic Medication Administration in Pediatric EDs
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Biomarkers for urinary tract infection: present and future perspectives
(Pediatr Nephrol, abstract)
Harnessing the Power of Generative AI for Clinical Summaries: Perspectives From Emergency Physicians
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
The identification of WHO emergency signs in children by nurses at triage in an ED
(Paediatr Int Child Health, abstract)
Risk of serious bacterial infections in pediatric patients with hyperpyrexia
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
A survey of patient acceptability of the use of artificial intelligence in the diagnosis of paediatric fractures: an observational study
(Ann R Coll Surg Engl, abstract)
Management of suicidal risk in the ED: A clinical pathway using the computerized adaptive screen for suicidal youth
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Pediatric Chest Pain: A Review of Diagnostic Tools in the Pediatric ED
(Diagnostics (Basel), abstract)
Central Line Repair in Pediatric Patients in the Pediatric ED by Emergency Physicians-A Single-Center Experience
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
ED Sepsis Triage Scoring Tool Elements Associated With Hypotension Within 24 Hours in Children With Fever and Tachycardia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Streamlining Telecommunications Center and Interfacility Patient Throughput to a Pediatric ED by Utilizing an Electronic Handoff: A Quality Improvement Initiative
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Presentation, Management, and Child Protective Service Reporting of Children Who Test Positive for Cannabis in an ER Setting
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Association of midazolam route of administration and need for recurrent dosing among children with seizures cared for by emergency medical services
(Epilepsia, abstract)
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection and Apnea Risk As Criteria for Hospitalization in Full Term Healthy Infants
(Cureus, abstract)
Subcutaneous anakinra in the management of refractory MIS-C in France
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Acute opioid overdose in pediatric patients
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Emergency front-of-neck access in pediatric anesthesia: A narrative review
(Paediatr Anaesth, abstract)
Efficacy and safety of ketamine for pediatric and adolescent super-refractory status epilepticus and the effect of cerebral inflammatory conditions
(J Neurol Sci, abstract)
Comparison of Laryngeal Mask Airway Seal Between Anesthesiologists and Individuals Without Previous Airway Experience
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Improved Short-Term Prognosis of Pediatric Partial-Thickness Burns: Emergency Conservative Debridement Under Topical Anesthesia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
"Let us take care of the medicine": A qualitative analysis of physician communication when caring for febrile infants
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Recurrent Intensive Care Episodes and Mortality Among Children With Severe Neurologic Impairment
(JAMA Netw Open, full article)
Adolescent Δ8-THC and Marijuana Use in the US
(JAMA, abstract)
Triage tools for detecting cervical spine injury in paediatric trauma patients
(Cochrane Database Syst Rev, abstract)
Presentations and Outcomes Among Infants ≤90 Days With and Without SARS-CoV-2
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Host gene expression signatures to identify infection type and organ dysfunction in children evaluated for sepsis: a multicentre cohort study
(Lancet Child Adolesc Health, abstract)
Validation of the ED-Paediatric Early Warning Score (ED-PEWS) for use in low- and middle-income countries: A multicentre observational study
(PLOS Glob Public Health, abstract)
Pediatric hemolysis in EDs: Prevalence, risk factors, and clinical implications
(PLOS One, abstract)
Child Protection System Interactions for Children With Positive Urine Screens for Illicit Drugs
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Postconcussive Symptoms After Early Childhood Concussion
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Development and evaluation of a novel knowledge assessment tool for pediatric emergency medicine clerkships
(AEM Educ Train, abstract)
Systematic online academic resource (SOAR) review: Pediatric respiratory infectious disease
(AEM Educ Train, abstract)
Predictors of Invasive Bacterial Infection in Febrile Infants Aged 2 to 6 Months in the ED
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Brief resolved unexplained events: practical evaluation and management in the ED
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Variation and Drivers of Costs for ED Visits Among Children in 8 States
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Adoption of C-reactive protein rapid tests for the management of acute childhood infections in hospitals in the Netherlands and England
(BMC Health Serv Res, abstract)
Serum S100B Level in the Management of Pediatric Minor Head Trauma: A Randomized Clinical Trial
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Persistent disparities between trauma center types in the management of children with high-grade blunt splenic injuries
(World J Surg, abstract)
Multisite development and validation of machine learning models to predict severe outcomes and guide decision-making for ED patients with influenza
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Clinical and laboratory parameters associated with febrile seizure recurrence within the first 24 h: a ten-year cohort study
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
The efficacy and safety of cannabidiol (CBD) in pediatric patients with Dravet Syndrome: a narrative review of clinical trials
(Eur J Med Res, abstract)
Timing and causes of death to 1 year among children presenting to EDs
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Assessment of adherence to the 2020 Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines for fluid resuscitation in children with suspected septic shock in paediatric EDs
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Molecular Point-of-Care Testing in the ED for Group A Streptococcus Pharyngitis: A Randomized Trial
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
The Barriers to Recognizing and Reporting Child Physical Abuse by Emergency Physicians and Associated Factors
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Language barriers and pain disparities in pediatric emergency settings: A call for action
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Practical approach to the child presenting with acute generalised weakness
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Antimicrobial Stewardship in PEM: A Narrative Exploration of Antibiotic Overprescribing, Stewardship Interventions, and Performance Metrics
(Children (Basel), abstract)
Experience of an Italian Pediatric Third Level ED during the 2022-2023 Bronchiolitis Epidemic: A Focus on Discharged Patients and Revisits
(Children (Basel), abstract)
A POCUS-first pathway to streamline care for children with suspected ileocolic intussusception
(CJEM, abstract)
Oral enteral nutrition in the ED for children with bronchiolitis hospitalized on high flow nasal cannula
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Low-Acuity Pediatric ED Utilization: Caregiver Motivations
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Reducing Time to Postintubation Sedation in a Pediatric ED
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Reducing Antibiotic Duration for Uncomplicated UTI in the Pediatric ED
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Clinical Characteristics and Appropriateness of Investigations in Children With Headaches at the ED
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Household Transmission Dynamics of Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2-Infected Children: A Multinational, Controlled Case-Ascertained Prospective Study
(Clin Infect Dis, abstract)
Pediatric ED-based asthma education tools and parent/child asthma knowledge
(Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol, abstract)
Efficacy of oral corticosteroids for acute preschool wheeze: a systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
(Lancet Respir Med, abstract)
An Analysis of the contributing factors to Paediatric Patient Safety Incidents in EDs
Ir Med J, abstract)
The paediatric polytrauma CT-indication (PePCI)-score-Development of a prognostic model to reduce unnecessary CT scans in paediatric trauma patients
Injury, abstract)
Ultrasound Secondary Signs for the Diagnosis of Pediatric Distal Forearm Fractures: A Diagnostic Study
Ultrasound Med Biol, abstract)
Advances in pediatric emergency from 2023
Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Measures of patient acuity among children encountered by emergency medical services by the Child Opportunity Index
Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Postconcussive Symptoms After Early Childhood Concussion
JAMA Netw Open, full article)