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Morel-Lavallée Lesion in Children

Pediatric EM Morsels

Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment. Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment. Shen 2013, Nickerson 2014, Scolaro 2016 ] Singh et al proposed an algorithm to guide treatment.

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Nail In The Neck: A Novel Removal Option

The Trauma Pro

J Trauma 72(1):302-305, 2012. Although I am a little concerned that the authors’ results were so perfect, it’s certainly worth a try! Reference: Percutaneous extraction of deeply-embedded radiopaque foreign bodies using a less-invasive technique under image guidance.

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The Broselow-Luten System

Pediatric EM Morsels

Rosenburg 2010] B-L system is designed for 12yo and younger, patients up to 80 lbs, height 46-143 cm [Meguerdichian 2012] Estimates the 50%ile weight for height (Length vs Ideal Body Weight). Sinha 2012] It is useful in the prehospital setting , correlating well with actual weight and ED Broselow weight.

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Delayed Presentation Of Right Diaphragm Injury

The Trauma Pro

World J Surg 36:260-265, 2012. Rarely, a laparotomy (or laparoscopy) may be needed to assist for very large and complex injuries. References: Management of Delayed Presentation of a Right-Side Traumatic Diaphragmatic Rupture. Delayed Discovery of Diaphragmatic Injury After Blunt Trauma: Report of Three Cases. Surg Today 35:407-410, 2005.

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SAEM Clinical Images Series: A Dangerous Cause of Abdominal Pain

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2012 Oct;55(7):930-9. Epub 2012 Jun 19. Cheng NC, Yu YC, Tai HC, Hsueh PR, Chang SC, Lai SY, Yi WC, Fang CT. Recent trend of necrotizing fasciitis in Taiwan: focus on monomicrobial Klebsiella pneumoniae necrotizing fasciitis. Clin Infect Dis. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis565. PMID: 22715175.

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Factors associated with persistent multiyear frequent emergency department use

Emergency Medicine Journal

Methods A retrospective analysis using the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project State Emergency Department Databases (2012–2017) for individuals aged 18–59 who visited any ED in Florida, Massachusetts and New York was conducted. million ED visits in the baseline year (2012). million patients, who accounted for 4.5

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Fast Facts: Management of sleep apnea in children

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Pediatrics September 2012; 130 (3): 576–584. 2012-1671 Katz ES, Marcus CL. Schechter , Stephen Howard Sheldon , Karen Spruyt , Sally Davidson Ward , Christopher Lehmann , Richard N. Shiffman; Diagnosis and Management of Childhood Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. 10.1542/peds.2012-1671 Elsevier Saunders. 197-210; 2005.