PEM studies, March 2014
Risk prediction score for death of traumatised and injured children
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Diagnosis of intussusception using bedside ultrasound by a pediatric resident in the emergency department
(Hawaii J Med Public Health, abstract)
Impact of Increasing Ondansetron Use on Clinical Outcomes in Children With Gastroenteritis
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Hourly Rounding in the Pediatric Emergency Department: Patient and Family Safety and Satisfaction Rounds
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Health, Emergency Department Use, and Early Identification of Young Children Exposed to Trauma
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
High-fidelity hybrid simulation of allergic emergencies demonstrates improved preparedness for office emergencies in pediatric allergy clinics
(J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract, abstract)
Effect of Hispanic Ethnicity and Language Barriers on Appendiceal Perforation Rates and Imaging in Children
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Children's Mental Health Visits to the Emergency Department: Factors Affecting Wait Times and Length of Stay
(Emerg Med Int, abstract)
Early Postresuscitation Hypotension Is Associated With Increased Mortality Following Pediatric Cardiac Arrest
(Crit Care Med, abstract)
Association of Traumatic Brain Injuries With Vomiting in Children With Blunt Head Trauma
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Efficacy, safety, and immunogenicity of an enterovirus 71 vaccine in China
(NEJM, abstract)
Actual insights into the clinical management of febrile seizures
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Towards evidence-based emergency medicine: best BETs from the Manchester Royal Infirmary. BET 3: Paediatric deaths associated with over the counter cough and cold medicines
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Beyond Malaria — Causes of Fever in Outpatient Tanzanian Children
(NEJM, full article)
Increased risk of emergency hospital admissions for children with renal diseases during heatwaves in Brisbane, Australia
(World J Pediatr, abstract)
Socioeconomic Factors are Associated With Frequency of Repeat Emergency Department Visits for Pediatric Closed Fractures
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)
Ultrasound-Guided Intra-articular Lidocaine Block for Reduction of Anterior Shoulder Dislocation in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Alternative airways for the pediatric emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Patient Characteristics and Disposition After Pediatric Medical Emergency Team (MET) Activation: Disposition Depends on Who Activates the Team
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Inpatient hospitalizations for croup
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Presentation to either the pediatric emergency department or primary care clinic for acute illness: the caregivers' perspective
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Validation of the accuracy of a transport ventilator utilizing a pediatric animal model
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Diagnostic findings in infants presenting to a pediatric emergency department for lethargy or feeding complaints
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Development of a survey of teamwork and task load among medical providers: a measure of provider perceptions of teamwork when caring for critical pediatric patients
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Seasonal variation of presentation for headache in a pediatric emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Legislation in Québec for all-terrain vehicles: are we doing enough?
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Hypertonic saline as a therapy for pediatric concussive pain: a randomized controlled trial of symptom treatment in the emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Ketamine and Intraocular Pressure in Children
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Recurrent Severe Abdominal Pain in the Pediatric Patient
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Opioid Use Among Adolescent Patients Treated for Headache
(J Adolesc Health, abstract)
Screening for post-traumatic stress disorder after injury in the pediatric emergency department - a systematic review protocol
(Syst Rev, abstract)
Drowning in children: Utstein style reporting and outcome
(Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, abstract)
The compliance to acute asthma management protocols in paediatric emergency department
(Ir Med J, abstract)
Utility of Head Computed Tomography in Children with a Single Extremity Fracture
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Infliximab for intensification of primary therapy for Kawasaki disease: a phase 3 randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
(Lancet, abstract)
Diseases mimicking intussusception: a diagnostic dilemma
(Pediatr Int, abstract)
Use of Modified Acute Concussion Evaluation Tools in the Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Computerized Self-interviews Improve Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Testing Among Youth in the Emergency Department
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Oxycodone Overdose in the Pediatric Population: Case Files of the University of Massachusetts Medical Toxicology Fellowship
(J Med Toxicol, abstract)
Transport mode to level I and II trauma centers and survival of pediatric patients with traumatic brain injury
(J Neurotrauma, abstract)
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Does ondansetron have an effect on intramuscular ketamine-associated vomiting in children? A prospective, randomised, open, controlled study
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
High-flow nasal cannula oxygen therapy for infants with bronchiolitis: Pilot study
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Quality of life: Outpatient versus inpatient IV antibiotic management for pediatric oncology patients with low risk febrile neutropenia: A randomised trial
(Pediatr Blood Cancer, abstract)
Status epilepticus: a possible association with human metapneumovirus infection
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Duration of Protection After First Dose of Acellular Pertussis Vaccine in Infants
(Pediatrics, abstract)
The Proportion of Potentially Preventable Emergency Department Visits by Patients With Sickle Cell Disease
(J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, abstract)
Comparison of a high-flow humidified nasal cannula to nasal continuous positive airway pressure in children with acute bronchiolitis: experience in a pediatric intensive care unit
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Use of macrolides in mother and child and risk of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: nationwide cohort study
(BMJ, full article)
Comparison of a high-flow humidified nasal cannula to nasal continuous positive airway pressure in children with acute bronchiolitis: experience in a pediatric intensive care unit
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Adrenaline for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Is Medical Clearance Necessary for Pediatric Psychiatric Patients?
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Risk of Traumatic Brain Injuries in Children Younger than 24 Months With Isolated Scalp Hematomas
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Comparison of PECARN, CATCH, and CHALICE Rules for Children With Minor Head Injury: A Prospective Cohort Study
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a pediatric emergency department in Newfoundland and Labrador
(Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol, abstract)
The Predictive Value of the NICE "Red Traffic Lights" in Acutely Ill Children
(PLoS One, abstract)
Yield of Skeletal Survey by Age in Children Referred to Abuse Specialists
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Discharge instructions for caregivers in the context of pediatric emergency care: a narrative synthesis protocol
(Syst Rev, abstract)
The temporal version of the pediatric sepsis biomarker risk model
(PLoS One, abstract)
Psychosocial care for seriously injured children and their families: A qualitative study among Emergency Department nurses and physicians
(Injury, abstract)
Use of macrolides in mother and child and risk of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: nationwide cohort study
BMJ, full article)
Clinically-Important Brain Injury and CT Findings in Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries: A Prospective Study in a Chinese Reference Hospital
Int J Environ Res Public Health, abstarct)
Procalcitonin as a Marker of Serious Bacterial Infections in Febrile Children Younger Than 3 Years Old
Acad Emerg Med, abstarct)
4,871 Emergency Airway Encounters by Air Medical Providers: A Report of the Air Transport Emergency Airway Management (NEAR VI: "A-TEAM") Project
West J Emerg Med, abstarct)
Relevance of Chest Radiography in Pediatric Inpatients with Asthma
J Athma, abstarct)
Understanding Safety in Prehospital Emergency Medical Services for Children
Prehosp Emerg Care, abstarct)
The Value of non-invasive Measurement of the Compensatory Reserve Index in Monitoring and Triage of Patients Experiencing Minimal Blood Loss
Shock, abstarct)
Stroke and nonstroke brain attacks in children
Neurology, abstarct)
Withholding or Termination of Resuscitation in Pediatric Out-of-Hospital Traumatic Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Ann Emerg Med, no abstarct)
Intraosseous infusion in elective and emergency pediatric anesthesia: when should we use it?
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol, abstarct)
Trends in Prescription Opioid Use in Pediatric Emergency Department Patients
Pediatr Emerg Care, abstarct)
Impact of Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Nerve Blocks in the Pediatric Emergency Department
Pediatr Emerg Care, abstarct)
Listeria and Enterococcal Infections in Neonates 28 Days of Age and Younger: Is Empiric Parenteral Ampicillin Still Indicated?
Pediatr Emerg Care, abstarct)
Traumatic diaphragmatic rupture in children
J Pediatr Surg, abstarct)
Pediatric herpes simplex virus infections: an evidence-based approach to treatment
Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstarct)
Emergency treatment of status asthmaticus with enoximone
Br J Anaesth, abstarct)
Sinovenous thrombosis associated with skull fracture in the setting of blunt head trauma
Acta Neurochir (Wien), abstarct)
Sudden unexplained death in infants and children: the role of undiagnosed inherited cardiac conditions
Europace, abstarct)