PEM studies, February 2024
Involving the Patient and Family in the Transfer of Information at Shift Change in a Pediatric ED
(Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf, abstract)
Risk Factors and Management Outcomes in Pediatric Epistaxis at an ED
(J Emerg Med, abstract)
Emergency and perioperative management of adrenal insufficiency in children and young people: BSPED consensus guidelines
(Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed, abstract)
Interpretation of Antibiotic Trials in Pediatric Pneumonia
(JAMA Netw Open, full article)
Predictive Factors of Hospitalization and Emergency Visits Among Children With Asthma
(Cureus, abstract)
Proportion of Successful Lumbar Punctures in Infants Younger Than Three Months
(Cureus, abstract)
Whole Blood Cardiac Troponin "Triaging" to Improve Early Detection of Myocardial Injury at a Pediatric Hospital
(J Appl Lab Med, abstract)
Child Health Needs and the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Workforce: 2020-2040
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Approach to acute agitation in the pediatric ED
(Curr Opin Pediatr, abstract)
Emergency myelopoiesis distinguishes multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children from pediatric severe COVID-19
(J Infect Dis, abstract)
Point-of-care lung ultrasound in detecting pneumonia: A systematic review
(Can J Respir Ther, abstract)
Reducing Time to Electroencephalography in Pediatric Convulsive Status Epilepticus: A Quality Improvement Initiative
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Hyperammonemia in the Pediatric ED
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
A Comparison of State-Specific Pediatric Emergency Medical Facility Recognition Programs, 2020
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Knowledge and practice towards intravenous fluid therapy in children among nurses in the pediatrics ED of selected public hospitals
(Sci Rep, abstract)
Early experience in use of videolaryngoscopy by a neonatal pre-hospital and retrieval service
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
The increase of bronchiolitis severity in the 2022-2023 season in an Italian tertiary children's hospital: An isolated phenomenon or a warning sign?
(Pediatr Pumonol, abstract)
The Role of Advanced Practice Providers in Pediatric Emergency Care Across Nine EDs
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Strategies to Obtain and Deliver Blood Products Into Critically Injured Children: A Survey of Pediatric Trauma Society Members
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Evaluation of Focused Assessment With Sonography for Trauma Completeness of Children in the Clinical Setting
(J Ultrasound Med, abstract)
A Comparison of Teleburn to In-Person Consultation of Pediatric Patients in a Children's ED
(J Burn Care Res, abstract)
Physician's conceptions of the decision-making process when managing febrile infants ≤ 60 days old: a phenomenographic qualitative study
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Standardizing Medication Reconciliation in a Pediatric ED
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Current Practices and Safety of Medication Use During Pediatric Rapid Sequence Intubation
(J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther, abstract)
Longitudinal changes in brain metabolites following pediatric concussion
(Sci Rep, abstract)
Emergency research without prior consent in the U.S., Canada, European Union and U.K.: How regulatory differences affect study design and implementation in cardiac arrest trials
(Resusc Plus, abstract)
Analysis of guideline recommendations for treatment of asthma exacerbations in children: a Pediatric Emergency Research Networks (PERN) study
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the clinical management trends for acute appendicitis among the under-25s: a retrospective study
(Arch Dis Child, abstract)
Oxygenation during general anesthesia in pediatric patients: A retrospective observational study
(J Clin Anesth, abstract)
Emergency Management and Asthma Risk in Young Medicaid-Enrolled Children with Recurrent Wheeze
(J Asthma, abstract)
Approach to the Patient: Investigation of pediatric hypoglycemia in the emergency department - a practical algorithm
(J Clin Endocrinol Metab, abstract)
Facial Function in Bell Palsy in a Cohort of Children Randomized to Prednisolone or Placebo 12 Months After Diagnosis
(Pediatr Neurol, abstract)
Accuracy of Pediatric Interventricular Septal Thickness Measurement Obtained Via Point-of-Care Ultrasound: A Prospective Study
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Management of Pediatric Lower Extremity Vascular Trauma: Adult vs Pediatric Level I Trauma Centers
(J Trauma Acute Care Surg, abstract)
Pediatric ECG-Based Deep Learning to Predict Left Ventricular Dysfunction and Remodeling
(Circulation, abstract)
Predicting Serious Bacterial Infections Among Hypothermic Infants in the ED
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
Performance of Febrile Infant Decision Tools on Hypothermic Infants Evaluated for Infection
(Hosp Pediatr, abstract)
A meta-analysis on the diagnostic utility of ultrasound in pediatric distal forearm fractures
(Emerg Radiol, abstract)
Assessing pattern of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome  in children (MIS-C) during the COVID-19 pandemic: experience of a low-middle-income country
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Bedside Leukocyte Esterase Testing to aid in Diagnosing Bacterial Conjunctivitis in Children
(J Emerg Med abstract)
Effectiveness of Bivalent mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines in Preventing SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Children and Adolescents Aged 5 to 17 Years
(JAMA, abstract)
Comparison of Vital Sign Cutoffs to Identify Children With Major Trauma
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Pain-related hospitalization and emergency room visit following initial analgesic prescription after outpatient surgery
(Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, abstract)
The 4 S's of Disaster Management Framework: A Case Study of the 2022 Pediatric Tripledemic Response in a Community Hospital
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Child-adolescent emergency psychiatry: addressing false positive admissions
(Front Pediatr, abstract)
Suicide Risk Screening Tools for Pediatric Patients: A Systematic Review of Test Accuracy
(Pediatrics, abstract)
Which elements of hospital-based clinical decision support tools for the assessment and management of children with head injury can be adapted for use by paramedics in prehospital care? A systematic mapping review and narrative synthesis
(BMJ Open, abstract)
Surgical Specialty Consultation for Pediatric Facial Laceration Repair: An American and Canadian Survey
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Incomplete Fractures of Distal Long Bones Among Children in Early Stages of Mobility: Few Concerns for Physical Child Abuse at a Single Pediatric Level I Trauma Center
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Prevalence of Low-Acuity Pediatric Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Transports to a Pediatric ED in an Urban Area
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Physicians' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors Regarding Confidential Adolescent Care
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Diagnosis of Fever Source Following Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy in the Pediatric ED
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Impact of initial high flow nasal cannula flow rates on clinical outcomes in children with bronchiolitis
(Pediatr Pulmonol, abstract)
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Didactics and Simulation (PEMDAS): Pediatric Sedation Complications
(MedEdPORTAL, abstract)
Estimation of racial and language disparities in pediatric EDt triage using statistical modeling and natural language processing
(J Am Med Inform Assoc, abstract)
Recommendations for Choosing Wisely in Pediatric Emergency Medicine: Five Opportunities to Improve Value
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Non-pharmacological interventions for delirium in the pediatric population: a systematic review with narrative synthesis
(BMC Pediatr, abstract)
Estimated C-reactive protein (CRP) velocity for rapidly distinguishing bacterial from other etiologies in children presenting to ED with remarkably elevated CRP levels
(Eur J Pediatr, abstract)
ED Volume and Delayed Diagnosis of Serious Pediatric Conditions
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Emergency Department Volume and Delayed Diagnosis of Serious Pediatric Conditions
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Clinically significant differences in self-reported pain scores in children with headaches
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Comparison between the Viral Illness Caused by SARS-CoV-2, Influenza Virus, Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Other Respiratory Viruses in Pediatrics
(Viruses, abstract)
Oral Dexmedetomidine Achieves Superior Effects in Mitigating Emergence Agitation and Demonstrates Comparable Sedative Effects to Oral Midazolam for Pediatric Premedication: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Studies
(J Clin Med, abstract)
Evaluation and management of suicidal ideation and self-harm in children in the ED
(Pediatr Emerg Med Pract, abstract)
How Intuitive Is the Administration of Pediatric Emergency Medication Devices for Parents? Objective Observation and Subjective Self-Assessment
(Pharmacy (Basel), abstract)
Factors predictive of hospital admission for children via EDs in Australia and Sweden: an observational cross-sectional study
(BMC Health Serv Res, abstract)
Peripheral Nerve Blocks in the Preoperative Management of Hip Fractures: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis
(Ann Emerg Med, abstract)
Acute care utilization for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions among publicly insured children
(Acad Emerg Med, abstract)
Differences in testing for drugs of abuse amongst racial and ethnic groups at children's hospitals
(J Hosp Med, abstract)
The usefulness of point-of-care ultrasound in dehydrated patients in a pediatric ED
(Ultrasound J, abstract)
Efficacy and safety of ketamine alone and ketamine-dexmedetomidine combination for sedation for brain CT in paediatric patients with head injuries
(Emerg Med Australas, abstract)
Amiodarone in a rush: caution on speed of delivery and new guidance
(Arch Dis Child, letter)
Airway management in the paediatric difficult intubation registry: a propensity score matched analysis of outcomes over time
(EClinicalMedicine, abstract)
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Hospital Admission and Diagnostic Evaluation for Febrile Seizures in the ED
(J Pediatr, abstract)
The Role of Nitrous Oxide in Minor Pediatric Procedures in the ED: A Systematic Review
(J Pediatr Surg, abstract)
Transient synovitis of the hip: Development and validation of a new diagnostic algorithm
(Acta Paediatr, full article)
Effect of an Evaluation Algorithm on CT Utilization in Identifying Appendicitis in Children
(Pediatr Emerg Care, abstract)
Comparison of Vital Sign Cutoffs to Identify Children With Major Trauma
(JAMA Netw Open, abstract)
Gene Expression Profiling in Pediatric Appendicitis
(JAMA Pediatr, abstract)
Opioid Use After First Opioid Prescription in Children With Sickle Cell Disease
(JAMA Pediatr, full article)