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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.

 

Anaphylaxis
Sicherer SH, Simons FER; Section on Allergy and Immunology. Epinephrine for first-aid management of anaphylaxis. Pediatrics. 2017 Mar;139(3):638.

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Apnea Events
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.

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Asthma
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

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Cardiac Arrest
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.

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Infectious Diseases
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.

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Peltola H, Pääkkönen M. Acute osteomyelitis in children. N Engl J Med. 2014 Jan 23;370:352-360.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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