PEM studies, March 2018
Point-of-Care Ultrasound to Identify Congenital Heart Disease in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Reduction of Parenteral Opioid Use in Community Emergency Departments Following Implementation of Treatment Guidelines
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Projector-based virtual reality dome environment for procedural pain and anxiety in young children with burn injuries: a pilot study
(J Pain Res, abstract)
Corticosteroid use in management of pediatric emergency conditions
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Effects of clinical pathway implementation on antibiotic prescriptions for pediatric community-acquired pneumonia
(PLoS One, abstract)
Risk factors for severe bronchiolitis caused by respiratory virus infections among Mexican children in an emergency department
(Medicine (Baltimore), abstract)
Child Car Safety: A Parental Survey at a Tertiary Care Emergency Treatment Center in Greece
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Use of Complementary Health Approaches for Acute Complaints Presenting to the Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Battery ingestions in children: Variations in care and development of a clinical algorithm
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
A Multidisciplinary Approach to a Pediatric Difficult Airway Simulation Course
(Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, abstract)
Effect of measuring vital signs on recognition and treatment of septic children
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
The use of ibuprofen and acetaminophen for acute headache in the postconcussive youth: A pilot study
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Single dose oral midazolam for minor emergency department procedures in children: a retrospective cohort study
(J Pain Res, abstract)
Is caregiver refusal of analgesics a barrier to pediatric emergency pain management? A cross-sectional study in two Canadian centres
(CJEM, abstract)
Paediatric emergency department overcrowding and adverse patient outcomes
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
A nurse-initiated jaundice management protocol improves quality of care in the paediatric emergency department
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
A qualitative study of the at-home pain experience for children with an arm fracture
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Physician and parent barriers to the use of oral corticosteroids for the prevention of paediatric URTI-induced acute asthma exacerbations at home
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Constipation and paediatric emergency department utilization
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Safe Interfacility Transport of Pediatric Patients: Medical Control Training, an Interdisciplinary Approach
(Air Med J, abstract)
Challenges in early diagnosis of Kawasaki disease in the pediatric emergency department: differentiation from adenoviral and invasive pneumococcal disease
(Wien Klin Wochenschr, abstract)
Urology Consultation and Emergency Department Revisits for Children with Urinary Stone Disease
(J Urol, abstract)
Damage control resuscitation in pediatric trauma
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Fitness to fly in the paediatric population, how to assess and advice
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
An update in the initial management of paediatric status epilepticus
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Mitigating Latent Threats Identified through an Embedded In Situ Simulation Program and Their Comparison to Patient Safety Incidents: A Retrospective Review
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Prevalence of Occult Bacteremia in Infants with Very High Fever Without a Source
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Effect of a Pediatric Early Warning System on All-Cause Mortality in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients: The EPOCH Randomized Clinical Trial
(JAMA, abstract)
Clinical Characteristics and Risk Factors for Poor Outcome in Infants Less Than 90 Days of Age with Bacterial Meningitis in the United Kingdom and Ireland
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Does respiratory variation of inferior vena cava diameter predict fluid responsiveness in spontaneously ventilating children with sepsis
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Acute hyperkinetic movement disorders in Italian paediatric emergency departments
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Does size matter? Correlation of ultrasound findings in children without clinical evidence of acute appendicitis
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Focused Training for the Handover of Critical Patient Information During Simulated Pediatric Emergencies
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
A Multi-site Intervention for Pediatric Community Acquired Pneumonia in Community Settings
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
The Use of Metabolomics and Inflammatory Mediator Profiling Provides a Novel Approach to Identifying Pediatric Appendicitis in the Emergency Department
(Sci Rep, abstract)
Time to Epinephrine Administration and Survival from Non-Shockable Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Among Children and Adults
(Circulation, abstract)
Presentation and Investigation of Pediatric Bone and Joint Infections in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
C-Reactive Protein Concentration Can Help to Identify Bacteremia in Children Visiting the Emergency Department: A Single Medical Center Experience
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric appendicitis with appendicolith often presents with prolonged abdominal pain and a high risk of perforation
(World J Pediatr, abstract)
Staphylococcal-scalded skin syndrome: evaluation, diagnosis, and management
(World J Pediatr, abstract)
Problem Behaviors and Psychological Distress among Teens Seen in a National Sample of Emergency Departments
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Multi-centre emergency department study found that paracetamol and ibuprofen were inappropriately used in 83% and 63% of paediatric cases
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Videographic Assessment of Pediatric Tracheal Intubation Technique During Emergency Airway Management
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Point-of-Care Ultrasound for the Diagnosis of Skull Fractures in Children Younger Than Two Years of Age
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Teaching Pediatric Otoscopy Skills to Pediatric and Emergency Medicine Residents: a Cross-Institutional Study
(Acad Pediatr, abstract)
Clinical features predicting group A streptococcal pharyngitis in a Japanese paediatric primary emergency medical centre
(J Int Med Res, abstract)
Clinician's gaze behaviour in simulated paediatric emergencies
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Cushing's sign and severe traumatic brain injury in children after blunt trauma: a nationwide retrospective cohort study in Japan
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Treatment of severe bronchiolitis: A survey of Canadian pediatric intensivists
(Pediatr Pulmonol, abstract)
Cost-Effectiveness of Evaluation of Children With Epilepsy in the Emergency Department: Need for Investment in Patient Education
(J Child Neurol, abstract)
Medical Emergency Team Event Characteristics from an Australian Pediatric Hospital: A Single-Center, Retrospective Study
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Diagnosing acute otitis media using a smartphone otoscope; a randomized controlled trial
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Primary Care Office Preparedness for Pediatric Emergencies
(Pediatr Ann, abstract)
Scaphoid Fractures in Children: Do We Need to X-ray? A Retrospective Chart Review of 144 Wrists
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Assessment of Emergency Department Antibiotic Discharge Prescription Dosing Errors for Pediatric Patients in a Community Hospital Health System
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Emergency Medicine Providers' Knowledge and Management of Pediatric Tropical Diseases: A Needs Assessment
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Trauma Boot Camp: A Simulation Curriculum and Pilot Study
(Emerg Med Int, abstract)
Development and Validation of a Novel Pediatric Appendicitis Risk Calculator (pARC)
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Verifying the validity and reliability of the Japanese version of the Face, Legs, Activity, Cry, Consolability (FLACC) Behavioral Scale
(PLoS One, abstract)
Cardiac Index Changes With Fluid Bolus Therapy in Children With Sepsis-An Observational Study
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Initial presentation and management of pediatric heart failure
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Early predictors of unresponsiveness to high-flow nasal cannula therapy in a pediatric emergency department
(Pediatr Pulmonol, abstract)
Physiologic response to pre-arrest bolus dilute epinephrine in the pediatric intensive care unit
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Acute management of croup in the emergency department
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
New directions in point-of-care ultrasound at the crossroads of paediatric emergency and critical care
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Testicular torsion with preserved flow: key sonographic features and value-added approach to diagnosis
(Pediatr Radiol, abstract)
Childhood peripheral facial palsy
(Childs Nerv Sys, abstract)
Medial humeral condyle fracture in childhood: a rare but often overlooked injury
(Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg, abstract)
Determinants of Pediatric EMS Utilization in Children with High-Acuity Conditions
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric emergency transport: communication and coordination are key to improving outcomes
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
Outpatient management of children at low risk for bacterial meningitis
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
The influence of an accredited pediatric emergency medicine program on the management of pediatric pain and anxiety
(Isr J Health Policy Res, abstract)
A Randomized Trial of High-Flow Oxygen Therapy in Infants with Bronchiolitis
(N Engl J Med, abstract)
The Impact of Clinical Pathways on Antibiotic Prescribing for Acute Otitis Media and Pharyngitis in the Emergency Department
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Higher Mallampati Scores Are Not Associated with More Adverse Events During Pediatric Procedural Sedation and Analgesia
(West J Emerg Med, abstract)
The relationship between body mass index and children's presentations to a tertiary pediatric emergency department
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
MRI in mild pediatric traumatic brain injury: diagnostic overkill or useful tool?
(Childs Nerv Syst, abstract)
Suicide After Deliberate Self-Harm in Adolescents and Young Adults
(Pediatrics, abstract)
The evolution of pediatric transfusion practice during combat operations 2001-2013
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
Most Transfers from Urgent Care Centers to Emergency Departments Are Discharged and Many Are Unnecessary
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection among Children with Intestinal Failure Presenting to the Emergency Department with Fever
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Classifying Injuries in Young Children as Abusive or Accidental: Reliability and Accuracy of an Expert Panel Approach
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Describing pediatric acute kidney injury in children admitted from the emergency department
(Pediatr Nephrol, abstract)
Use of ketamine sedation for the management of displaced paediatric forearm fractures
(World J Orthop, abstract)
Rates and Risk Factors for Arterial Ischemic Stroke Recurrence in Children
(Stroke, abstract)
The Changing Landscape of Pediatric Migraine Therapy: A Review
(JAMA Neurol, abstract)
Use of Uncrossmatched Cold-Stored Whole Blood in Injured Children With Hemorrhagic Shock
(JAMA Pediatr, reserach letter)