PEM studies, September 2010
Storytelling as a communication tool for health consumers: development of an intervention for parents of children with croup
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Awareness and utilization of emergency medical services by limited english proficient caregivers of pediatric patients
(Prehosp Emerg Care, abstract)
Health Issues Among Foreign Born Uninsured Children Visiting an Inner City Pediatric Emergency Department
(J Immigr Minor Health, abstract)
Adherence to pediatric asthma guidelines in the emergency department: A survey of knowledge, attitudes and behaviour among health care professionals
(Can Respir J, abstract)
Delayed Repeat Enema in the Management of Intussusception
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Validation of a Clinical Score to Predict Skull Fracture in Head-Injured Infants
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Residents' Mental Model of Bag-Mask Ventilation
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
A Longitudinal View of Resident Education in Pediatric Emergency Interhospital Transport
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Extreme Stress Hyperglycemia During Acute Illness in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Detection of Occult Pneumonia in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Clinical Spectrum of Shock in the Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Emergency department visits for concussion in young child athletes
(Pediatrics, full articlet)
Written Action Plan in Pediatric Emergency Room Improves Asthma Prescribing, Adherence and Control
(Am J Respir Crit Care Med, abstract)
The Anesthetic Considerations of Tracheobronchial Foreign Bodies in Children: A Literature Review of 12,979 Cases
(Anesth Analg, abstract)
Successful Tracheal Intubation through an Intubating Laryngeal Airway in Pediatric Patients with Airway Hemorrhage
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Review article: Safety profile of propofol for paediatric procedural sedation in the emergency department
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
DMSA Scan for Revealing Vesicoureteral Reflux in Young Children With Urinary Tract Infection
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Nebulized Hypertonic Saline Without Adjunctive Bronchodilators for Children With Bronchiolitis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Knowledge on Pulse Oximetry Among Pediatric Health Care Professionals: A Multicenter Survey
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Disparities in the Evaluation and Diagnosis of Abuse Among Infants With Traumatic Brain Injury
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Pediatric and Adolescent Sledding-Related Injuries Treated in US Emergency Departments in 1997–2007
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Diagnostic Radiation Exposure in Pediatric Trauma Patients
(J Trauma, abstract)
The effects of midazolam on intraocular pressure in children during examination under sedation
(Br J Ophthalmol, abstract)
Cardiac arrest in infancy: don't forget glucose!
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Survey of the use of therapeutic hypothermia post cardiac arrest
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Accuracy of tympanic and infrared skin thermometers in children
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Clinical Spectrum of Acute Otitis Media Complicating Upper Respiratory Tract Viral Infection
(Pediatr Infect Dis J, abstract)
Does this coughing adolescent or adult patient have pertussis?
(JAMA, abstract)
Evaluation of the Standardized Assessment of Concussion in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Impact of delay in asthma diagnosis on health care service use
(Allergy Asthma Proc, abstract)
Learner's evaluation in paediatric intensive care unit
(Emerg Med J, abstract)
Choice of fluids for resuscitation in children with severe infection and shock: systematic review
(BMJ, full article)
Remifentanil Versus Fentanyl for Esophagogastroduodenoscopy in Children
(J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, abstarct)
Pancreatic trauma in children
(Pediatr Surg Int, abstarct)
Normative Cerebrospinal Fluid Profiles in Febrile Infants
(J Pediatr, abstarct)
MET3-AE System to Support Management of Pediatric Asthma Exacerbation in the Emergency Department
(Stud Health Technol Inform, abstarct)
Continuous Terlipressin Infusion as Rescue Treatment in a Case Series of Children with Refractory Septic Shock
(Ann Pharmacother, abstarct)
Tonometry methods in the pediatric emergency department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstarct)
Rapid urine drug screens: diphenhydramine and methadone cross-reactivity
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstarct)
Rapid Discharge After Transfer: Risk Factors, Incidence, and Implications for Trauma Systems
(J Trauma, abstarct)
Most Common Sports-Related Injuries in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Clin Pediatr (Phila), abstarct)
Basketball-Related Injuries In School-Aged Children And Adolescents In 1997-2007
(Pediatrics, abstarct)
Concussion or mild traumatic brain injury: parents appreciate the nuances of nosology
(Pediatr Neurol, abstarct)
Clinical predictors for testicular torsion as seen in the pediatric ED
(Am J Emerg Med, abstarct)
Evaluation of procalcitonin and neopterin level in serum of patients with acute bacterial infection
(Braz J Infect Dis, abstarct)
Predictors of Non-Diagnostic Ultrasound Scanning in Children with Suspected Appendicitis
(J Pediatr, abstarct)
Diagnosing pediatric appendicitis: usefulness of laboratory markers
(Am J Emerg Med, abstarct)
Intussusception in traditional pediatric, nontraditional pediatric, and adult patients
(Am J Emerg Med, abstarct)
Comparison of Broselow tape measurements versus physician estimations of pediatric weights
(Am J Emerg Med, abstarct)
Predictors of respiratory failure among previously healthy children with respiratory syncytial virus infection
(Am J Emerg Med, abstarct)
Single-breath counting: a pilot study of a novel technique for measuring pulmonary function in children
(Am J Emerg Med, abstarct)
Central apneas in infants with bronchiolitis admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit
(Acta Paediatr, abstarct)
Smoke-free Legislation and Hospitalizations for Childhood Asthma
(NEJM, abstarct)
Fatal Hydrocodone Overdose in a Child: Pharmacogenetics and Drug Interactions
(Pediatrics, abstarct)
The effect of age on blunt traumatic brain-injured patients
(Am Surg, abstarct)
Efficacy of a New Hypotonic Oral Rehydration Solution Containing Zinc and Prebiotics in the Treatment of Childhood Acute Diarrhea: A Randomized Controlled Trial
(J Pediatr, abstarct)
Paediatric frequent attenders at emergency departments: A linked-data population study
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Cast versus splint in children with minimally angulated fractures of the distal radius: a randomized controlled trial
(CMAJ, abstract)
Cerebrospinal fluid enterovirus testing in infants 56 days or younger
(Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, abstract)
Management of severe asthma in children
(Lancet, abstract)
Oral sucrose as an analgesic drug for procedural pain in newborn infants: a randomised controlled trial
(Lancet, abstract)
A review of esophageal disc battery ingestions and a protocol for management
(Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, abstract)
International prevalence of recurrent wheezing during the first year of life: variability, treatment patterns and use of health resources
(Thorax, abstract)
Minor head injury in children younger than two years of age: description, prevalence and management in the emergency room of the pediatric university hospital
(Bol Asoc Med P R, abstract)
Diagnosis of Appendicitis by a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Attending Using Point-of-Care Ultrasound/ A Case Report
(Hawaii Med J, abstract)
Focusing the focus group: impact of the awareness of major factors contributing to non-adherence to acute paediatric asthma guidelines
(J Eval Clin Pract, abstract)
The implementation of a gastroenteritis education program
(Am J Emerg Med, abstract)
Paediatric frequent attenders at emergency departments: A linked-data population study
(J Paediatr Child Health, abstract)
Renal manifestations of Henoch-Schonlein purpura in a 6-month prospective study of 223 children
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Rapid-response extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to support cardiopulmonary resuscitation in children with cardiac disease
(Circulation, abstract)
Corticosteroids May Improve Clinical Outcomes During Hospitalization for Henoch-Schonlein Purpura
(Pediatrics, abstract)
A comparison of four sedation techniques for pediatric dental surgery
(Paediatr Anaesth, abstract)
The accuracy of the procalcitonin test for the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis: a meta-analysis
(Scand J Infect Dis, abstract)
Paracetamol use in early life and asthma: prospective birth cohort study
(BMJ, full article)
Dorsal cortical comminution as a predictor of redisplacement of distal radius fractures in children
(Injury, abstract)
PFAPA syndrome in children: A meta-analysis on surgical versus medical treatment
(Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, abstract)
Trimming the Fat: Identification of Risk Factors Associated With Obesity in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Insurance Status and the Variable Management of Children Presenting to the Emergency Department With Bronchiolitis
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Comparison of the GlideScope Videolaryngoscope to the Standard Macintosh for Intubation by Pediatric Residents in Simulated Child Airway Scenarios
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Occurrence of Metabolic Acidosis in Pediatric Emergency Department Patients as a Data Source for Disease Surveillance Systems
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Adequacy of Informed Consent for Lumbar Puncture in a Pediatric Emergency Department
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Sedation Provider Practice Variation: A Survey Analysis of Pediatric Emergency Subspecialists and Fellows
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Cost-effectiveness of Epinephrine and Dexamethasone in Children With Bronchiolitis
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Prescription habits for preventative medications among pediatric emergency department physicians at an inner-city teaching hospital
(J Asthma, abstract)
Childhood disadvantage and emergency admission rates for common presentations in London: an exploratory analysis
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
The importance of soft tissue examination in traumatic dental injuries: a case report
(Dent Traumatol, abstract)
Review article: Paediatric supracondylar humeral fractures: Emergency assessment and management
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Vitamin D Serum Levels and Markers of Asthma Control in Italian Children
(J Pediatr, abstract)
Influence of repeated painful procedures on prefrontal cortical pain responses in newborns
(Acta Paediatr, abstract)
Complications of ketorolac use in children undergoing operative fracture care
(J Pediatr Orthop, abstract)