PEM studies, March 2021
Emergency Department Point-of-Care Ultrasonography Can Reduce Length of Stay in Pediatric Appendicitis: A Retrospective Review
(J Ultrasound Med, abstract)
Paediatric attendances of the emergency department in a major Irish tertiary referral centre before and after expansion of free GP care to children under 6: a retrospective observational study (BMJ Paediatr Open, abstract)
Clinical utility of procalcitonin in febrile infants younger than 3 months of age visiting a pediatric emergency room: a retrospective single-center study
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Sodium bicarbonate administration during in-hospital pediatric cardiac arrest: a systematic review and meta-analysis
(Resuscitation, abstract)
Impact of novel coronavirus Disease-19 (COVID-19) pandemic in Italian pediatric emergency departments: a national survey
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
Integrating Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Into Pediatric Septic Shock Assessment
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
Kingella kingae Displaced S. aureus as the Most Common Cause of Acute Septic Arthritis in Children of All Ages
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
ECMO for COVID-19: Updated 2021 Guidelines from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO)
(ASAIO J, abstract)
The Effectiveness of Intranasal Midazolam for the Treatment of Prehospital Pediatric Seizures: A Non-Inferiority Study
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Assessment of blood consumption score for pediatrics predicts transfusion requirements for children with trauma
(Medicine (Baltimore), abstract)
Increased Incidence of Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis After COVID-19: A Two-Center Retrospective Study in Korea
(Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes, abstract)
Evaluation of an Emergency Department High-risk Bruising Screening Protocol
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Acute Appendicitis in Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Neither Delayed Diagnosis Nor Worse Outcomes
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Parental assessment of disease severity in febrile children under 5 years of age: a qualitative study
(BMJ Open, abstract)
First-Time Diagnosis After an Emergency Presentation in Children With Cancer
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Evaluation of Pediatric Patients Admitted to the Emergency Department Due to Drug Intoxication
(Cureus, abstract)
Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children and adults (MIS-C/A): Case definition & guidelines for data collection, analysis, and presentation of immunization safety data
(Vaccine, full article)
The prevalence of serious bacterial infections in neutropenic immunocompetent febrile children
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
SARS-CoV-2 infections in children following the full re-opening of schools and the impact of national lockdown: prospective, national observational cohort surveillance, July-December 2020, England (J Infect, abstract)
Validating clinical practice guidelines for the management of children with non-blanching rashes in the UK (PiC): a prospective, multicentre cohort study
(Lancet Infect Dis, abstract)
Levetiracetam Versus Phenytoin or Fosphenytoin for Second-Line Treatment of Pediatric Status Epilepticus: A Meta-Analysis
(Pediatr Crit Care Med, abstract)
How do the FIFA World Cup 2018 and the 2016 UEFA championships impact a pediatric emergency department?
(Arch Pediatr, abstract)
COVID-19: Differences in sentinel injury and child abuse reporting during a pandemic
(Child Abuse Negl, abstract)
Nasal Septal Hematoma and Abscess in Children: An Uncommon Otorhinolaryngology Emergency Revisited
(J Craniofac Surg, abstract)
Factors Associated with Pediatric Burn Clinic Follow-up after Emergency Department Discharge
(J Burn Care Res, abstract)
'Do I, don't I?' A qualitative study addressing parental perceptions about seeking healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Emergency department visits for pediatric traumatic injuries during general confinement: A single-center study in an urban setting
(Arch Pediatr, abstract)
Epinephrine autoinjector prescription filling after pediatric emergency department discharge
(Allergy Asthma Proc, abstract)
Implementing virtual care in the emergency department: building on the pediatric experience during COVID-19
(CJEM, abstract)
Distraction in the Emergency department using Virtual reality for INtravenous procedures in Children to Improve comfort (DEVINCI): a pilot pragmatic randomized controlled trial
(CJEM, abstract)
Virtual care in the pediatric emergency department: a new way of doing business?
(CJEM, abstract)
A randomized trial of robot-based distraction to reduce children's distress and pain during intravenous insertion in the emergency department
(CJEM, abstract)
Reducing length of stay and return visits for emergency department pediatric mental health presentations
(CJEM, abstract)
Short-Course Antimicrobial Therapy for Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia: The SAFER Randomized Clinical Trial
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
The COVID-19 Elective for Pediatric Residents: Learning About Systems-Based Practice During a Pandemic
(Cureus, abstract)
Sex differences in the outcomes of mild traumatic brain injury in children presenting to the emergency department
(J Neurotrauma, abstract)
Pediatric emergency department utilization during the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Minor head injury transfers: Trends and outcomes
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Pediatric minor head injury related return visits to the emergency department and their outcome
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Reducing Opioid Doses Prescribed From a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Helicopter Emergency Medical Service and Hospital Treatment Levels Affect Survival in Pediatric Trauma Patients
(J Clin Med, abstract)
Distinguishing Features of Patients Evaluated for Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Infections in Children With Cancer: The Role of the Presence or Absence of Neutropenia
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Change in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Performance Over Time During Simulated Pediatric Cardiac Arrest and the Effect of Just-in-Time Training and Feedback
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
United States trends in healthcare charges for pediatric firearm injuries
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Pharmacologic Restraint Use During Mental Health Visits in Pediatric Emergency Departments
(J Pediatr, abstract)
How to recognize and manage psychosomatic pain in the pediatric emergency department
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on child health and the provision of Care in Paediatric Emergency Departments: a qualitative study of frontline emergency care staff
(BMC Health Serv Res, abstract)
The severity and atypical presentations of COVID-19 infection in pediatrics
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Validation of the SCAT5 and Child SCAT5 word-list memory task
(J Neurotrauma, abstract)
Feasibility of ultrasound-assisted lumbar punctures performed by pediatric oncologists at the point of care
(Pediatr Blood Cancer, abstract)
A survey of mHealth use from a physician perspective in paediatric emergency care in the UK and Ireland
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasonography for diagnosis of elbow fractures in children
(Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg, abstract)
Implementation strategies in emergency management of children: A scoping review
(PLoS One, abstract)
Clinical Presentation of Toddlers With New Intracranial Space-Occupying Lesions: A Case Series
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Contamination rates of different methods of urine culture collection in children: A retrospective cohort study
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
The influence of chest X-ray results on antibiotic prescription for childhood pneumonia in the emergency department
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Management and outcome of benign acute childhood myositis in pediatric emergency department
(Ital J Pediatr, abstract)
Recommendations for procedural sedation in infants, children, and adolescents
(Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Short- Versus Prolonged-Duration Antibiotics for Outpatient Pneumonia in Children
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Impact of patient race/ethnicity on emergency department management of pediatric gastroenteritis in the setting of a clinical pathway
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Cost-effectiveness of preferred fluids versus electrolytes in pediatric gastroenteritis
(CJEM, abstract)
Impact of young age on outcomes of emergency department procedural sedation
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
The effect of national public health measures on the characteristics of trauma presentations to a busy paediatric emergency service in Ireland: a longitudinal observational study
(Ir J Med Sci, abstract)
High rates of antibiotic prescriptions in children with COVID-19 or multisystem inflammatory syndrome: A multinational experience in 990 cases from Latin America
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Acute compartment syndrome in pediatric patients: a case series
(J Pediatr Orthop B, abstract)
Severe Bandemia Is Not Associated With Increased Risk for Adverse Events in General Pediatric Emergency Department Patients
(Cureus, abstract)
Complications of serious acute conditions in children during the COVID-19 pandemic
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Trends and variation in repeat neuroimaging for children with traumatic intracranial hemorrhage
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Changing Epidemiology of Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Australia - delayed re-emergence in Victoria compared to WA/NSW after prolonged lock-down for COVID-19
(Clin Infect Dis, abstract)
Paediatric emergency department attendances during COVID-19 and SARS in Singapore
(Ann Acad Med Singap, abstract)
Bronchiolitis Admissions to Intensive Care During COVID
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Diabetic Ketoacidosis at Emergency Department Presentation During the First Months of the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic in Israel: A Multicenter Cross-Sectional Study
(Diabetes Ther, abstract)
Non-fatal firearm injuries: Utilization and expenditures for children pre- and post-injury
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
The impact of lockdown on pediatric ED visits and hospital admissions during the COVID19 pandemic: a multicenter analysis and review of the literature
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
Efficacy and safety of tranexamic acid in pediatric trauma patients: Evidence from meta-analysis
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Interim Singapore guidelines for basic and advanced life support for paediatric patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19
(Singapore Med J, abstract)
Reducing Pediatric ED Length of Stay by Reducing Diagnostic Testing: A Discrete Event Simulation Model
(Pediatr Qual Safe, abstract)
Multi-dimensional Measurements of Crowding for Pediatric Emergency Departments: A Systematic Review
(Glob Pediatr Health, abstract)
Neonates and Young Infants With COVID-19 Presented With Sepsis-Like Syndrome: A Retrospective Case Controlled Study
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Impact of lockdown during COVID-19 emergency on glucose metrics of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes in Piedmont, Italy
(Acta Diabetol, abstract)
United States emergency department visits for children with cerebrospinal fluid shunts
(J Neurosurg Pediatr, abstract)
Ingestion of metallic foreign bodies: A Paediatric Emergency Research in the United Kingdom and Ireland survey of current practice and hand-held metal detector use
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Safety of early norepinephrine infusion through peripheral vascular access during transport of critically ill children
(J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open, abstract)
Evidence-based Standardization of Constipation Management in the Emergency Department: A Quality Improvement Study
(Pediatr Qual Saf, abstract)