2019 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Articles
ACEP is pleased to give you access to articles from the 2019 Pediatric Emergency Medicine LLSA Reading List. Please note that, in some cases as noted individually, printing a copy is prohibited; in all cases, sending a PDF or link to another person or making additional copies is strictly prohibited, as is distributing the articles or making them available in any other format.
Sicherer SH, Simons FER; Section on Allergy and Immunology. Epinephrine for first-aid management of anaphylaxis. Pediatrics. 2017 Mar;139(3):638.
Tieder JS, Bonkowsky JL, Etzel RA, et al; Subcommittee on Apparent Life Threatening Events. Brief resolved unexplained events (formerly apparent life-threatening events) and evaluation of lower-risk infants. Pediatrics. 2016 Apr;137(5):e20160591.
Cronin JJ, McCoy S, Kennedy U, et al. A randomized trial of single-dose oral dexamethasone versus multidose prednisolone for acute exacerbations of asthma in children who attend the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 May;67(5):593-601
Moler FW, Silverstein FS, Holubkov R, et al; THAPCA Trial Investigators. Therapeutic hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in children. N Engl J Med. 2015 May;372(10):1898-1908.
Lavelle JM, Blackstone MM, Funari MK, et al. Two-step process for ED UTI screening in febrile young children: reducing catheterization rates. Pediatrics. 2016 Jul;138(1):e20153023.
Peltola H, Pääkkönen M. Acute osteomyelitis in children. N Engl J Med. 2014 Jan 23;370:352-360.
Powell EC, Mahajan PV, Roosevelt G, et al; Febrile Infant Working Group of the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN). Epidemiology of bacteremia in febrile infants aged 60 days and younger. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 Feb;71(2):211-216.
Tzimenatos L, Mahajan P, Dayan PS, et al; Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN). Accuracy of the urinalysis for urinary tract infections in febrile infants 60 days and younger. Pediatrics. 2018 Feb;141(2):pii:e20173068.
Sedation and Analgesia
Ali S, McGrath T, Drendel AL. An evidence-based approach to minimizing acute procedural pain in the emergency department and beyond. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Jan;32(1):36-42.1
Bhatt M, Johnson DW, Chan J, et al; Sedation Safety Study Group of Pediatric Emergency Research Canada (PERC). Risk factors for adverse events in emergency department procedural sedation for children. JAMA Pediatr. 2017 Oct 1;171(10):957-964.
Traumatic Brain Injury
Corwin DJ, Grady MF, Joffe MD, Zonfrillo MR. Pediatric mild traumatic brain injury in the acute setting. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2017 Sep;33(9):643-649.
Grool AM, Aglipay M, Momoli F, et al; Pediatric Emergency Research Canada (PERC) Concussion Team. Association between early participation in physical activity following acute concussion and persistent postconcussive symptoms in children and adolescents. JAMA. 2016 Dec 20;316(23):2504-2514.