R D Goldman

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Twinning and birth weight in the Israeli Jewish versus Muslim maternities
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Emergency Services, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Twin Res 5:15-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Weighing infants in the pediatric emergency department: the diaper can stay on!
    Ran D Goldman
    The Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:382-3. 2004
  3. pmc Patients who leave the pediatric emergency department without being seen: a case-control study
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto ON M5G 1X8
    CMAJ 172:39-43. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Culture results via the internet: a novel way for communication after an emergency department visit
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Population Health Sciences, The Research Institute, SickKids, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 147:221-6. 2005
  5. pmc Intra-articular calcifications in a child with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    R D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Dis Child 90:1038. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric surgeons and pediatric emergency physicians' attitudes towards analgesia and sedation for incarcerated inguinal hernia reduction
    Ran D Goldman
    The Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Population Health Sciences, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pain 6:650-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Analgesia administration for acute abdominal pain in the pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Population Health Sciences, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:18-21. 2006
  8. pmc Internet health information use and e-mail access by parents attending a paediatric emergency department
    R D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Canada
    Emerg Med J 23:345-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Language and length of stay in the pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:640-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint ELA-max: A new topical lidocaine formulation
    Ran D Goldman
    The Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 38:892-4. 2004

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Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Twinning and birth weight in the Israeli Jewish versus Muslim maternities
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Emergency Services, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Twin Res 5:15-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether ethnicity is associated with differences in perinatal outcome in randomly selected, matched-controlled Israeli Jewish and Muslim mothers of twins...
  2. ncbi request reprint Weighing infants in the pediatric emergency department: the diaper can stay on!
    Ran D Goldman
    The Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:382-3. 2004
  3. pmc Patients who leave the pediatric emergency department without being seen: a case-control study
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto ON M5G 1X8
    CMAJ 172:39-43. 2005
    ..We compared children who left without being seen with those who stayed and were seen by a pediatrician, and followed all of the study subjects after they left the ED...
  4. ncbi request reprint Culture results via the internet: a novel way for communication after an emergency department visit
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Population Health Sciences, The Research Institute, SickKids, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 147:221-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether the Internet could be used to facilitate personal delivery of culture results to care givers after patient discharge from the pediatric emergency department...
  5. pmc Intra-articular calcifications in a child with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    R D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Dis Child 90:1038. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric surgeons and pediatric emergency physicians' attitudes towards analgesia and sedation for incarcerated inguinal hernia reduction
    Ran D Goldman
    The Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Population Health Sciences, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pain 6:650-5. 2005
    ..Clinically related variables were more important for PEPs than PS for analgesia and sedation. System-related variables were more important by PS for admission...
  7. ncbi request reprint Analgesia administration for acute abdominal pain in the pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Population Health Sciences, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:18-21. 2006
    ..To document the use of analgesia for children with acute abdominal pain in the Pediatric Emergency Department (PED) and to compare between children with suspected appendicitis in a high versus low probability...
  8. pmc Internet health information use and e-mail access by parents attending a paediatric emergency department
    R D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Canada
    Emerg Med J 23:345-8. 2006
    ..To document internet access and health related usage patterns by families of children in a large paediatric emergency department (ED), and to discover if parents want the internet to become a tool for transferring medical test results...
  9. ncbi request reprint Language and length of stay in the pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:640-3. 2006
    ..Quality and accessibility of care for patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) can be limited if they cannot communicate in the same language as their health care provider...
  10. ncbi request reprint ELA-max: A new topical lidocaine formulation
    Ran D Goldman
    The Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 38:892-4. 2004
    ..To evaluate the role of a new formulation of lidocaine (ELA-max) in local anesthesia in children and compare it with the eutectic mixture of local anesthetics (EMLA)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Underdosing of acetaminophen by parents and emergency department utilization
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program PRETx, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:89-93. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Antipyretic efficacy and safety of ibuprofen and acetaminophen in children
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 38:146-50. 2004
    ..To evaluate the antipyretic effects and safety of ibuprofen compared with acetaminophen in febrile children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Follow-up after a pediatric emergency department visit: telephone versus e-mail?
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Population Health Sciences, Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 114:988-91. 2004
    ..We conducted this study to determine whether e-mail could become a method for a follow-up contact after leaving the pediatric ED...
  14. pmc Short report: parental knowledge of rectal acetaminophen
    Ran D Goldman
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can Fam Physician 48:1505-6. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint The influence of a male twin on birthweight of its female co-twin - a population-based study
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Twin Res 6:173-6. 2003
    ..Our findings do not substantiate a male-related inter-twin influence on female birthweight. Population differences might underlie the opposing observations in the literature...
  16. ncbi request reprint Community physicians' attitudes toward electronic follow-up after an emergency department visit
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:305-9. 2005
    ..The main reason for disinterest however, was not enough time to read the e-mails (46% of non-interested PCPs)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Parental administration of analgesic medication in children after a limb injury
    Michal S Maimon
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Divisions of Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:223-6. 2007
    ..To document parental administration of analgesic medication to children with pain from acute limb injury before coming to the emergency department (ED)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pediatric and emergency medicine residents' attitudes and practices for analgesia and sedation during lumbar puncture in pediatric patients
    Vicky R Breakey
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Pediatrics 119:e631-6. 2007
    ..We aim to document factors that influence residents' decisions to use analgesia and sedation during lumbar puncture and to compare pediatric and emergency medicine residents' practices...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prehospital use of analgesics at home or en route to the hospital in children with extremity injuries
    Alex L Rogovik
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
    Am J Emerg Med 25:400-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to document prehospital analgesia (PA) for children with extremity injuries at home or en route to the hospital, as assessed by research personnel at the pediatric emergency department...
  20. doi request reprint Predictors for admission of children with periorbital cellulitis presenting to the pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:279-83. 2008
    ..To identify demographic and clinical characteristics associated with admission because of periorbital cellulitis (PC) in children...
  21. doi request reprint External validation of the clinical dehydration scale for children with acute gastroenteritis
    Benoit Bailey
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, CHU Sainte Justine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:583-8. 2010
    ..The objective was to validate the clinical dehydration scale (CDS) for children with gastroenteritis in a different pediatric emergency department (ED) from where it was initially derived and validated...
  22. doi request reprint Validation of the clinical dehydration scale for children with acute gastroenteritis
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, BC Children s Hospital, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:545-9. 2008
    ..Our objective was to validate the clinical dehydration scale with a new cohort of patients with acute gastroenteritis who were assessed in a tertiary emergency department in a developed country...
  23. doi request reprint Clinical and laboratory assessment of dehydration severity in children with acute gastroenteritis
    Patricia C Parkin
    Division of Pediatric Medicine and the Pediatric Outcomes Research Team, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:235-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate clinical and laboratory assessment of dehydration severity in children, 1 to 36 months, with acute gastroenteritis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Opioid administration for acute abdominal pain in the pediatric emergency department
    Adi Klein-Kremer
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Opioid Manag 3:11-4. 2007
    ..We hold that current evidence supports the administration of opioids to children with acute abdominal pain, and future trials will help determine safe and effective timing and dosing related to opioid administration...
  25. doi request reprint Development of a Caregiver Gastroenteritis Knowledge Questionnaire
    Stephen B Freedman
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ambul Pediatr 8:261-5. 2008
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  26. ncbi request reprint Unscheduled return visits to the pediatric emergency department-one-year experience
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, CA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:545-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the rate of return visits in a tertiary care pediatric ED (PED) and find characteristics of children who return to the ED...
  27. doi request reprint Child vs adult randomized controlled trials in specialist journals: a citation analysis of trends, 1985-2005
    Eyal Cohen
    Pediatric Outcomes Research Team, Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:283-8. 2010
    ..To compare secular trends in the age representation of published randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in specialty journals during a period of 20 years...
  28. ncbi request reprint The optimal organization of pediatric emergency services
    R D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver BC, Canada
    Minerva Pediatr 61:523-30. 2009
    ..Systematic triage of patients, utilization of fast-track areas within the ED, bed-side registration and nurse-initiated protocols, have all been suggested as promising tools to overcome overcrowding...
  29. pmc Paediatric emergency department staff perceptions of infection control measures against severe acute respiratory syndrome
    M J Parker
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Canada
    Emerg Med J 23:349-53. 2006
    ..To determine paediatric emergency department (ED) staff perceptions of the effectiveness and practice of infection control measures against a novel virulent pathogen...
  30. pmc Ondansetron for acute gastroenteritis in children
    Sunil Mehta
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics, Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:1397-8. 2006
    ..Use of ondansetron, as with other antiemetics, continues to be at treating physicians' discretion, and potential adverse events should be considered before administration...
  31. doi request reprint Practice variations in the treatment of febrile infants among pediatric emergency physicians
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Pediatrics 124:439-45. 2009
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  32. doi request reprint Prospective validation of the pediatric appendicitis score
    Ran D Goldman
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Pediatr 153:278-82. 2008
    ..To prospectively validate the Pediatric Appendicitis Score (PAS), developed on a cohort of children with abdominal pain suggestive of appendicitis, in unselected children with abdominal pain who present to the emergency department...
  33. doi request reprint Predictors for opioid analgesia administration in children with abdominal pain presenting to the emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin J Pain 24:11-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the rate of opioid analgesia in children with abdominal pain presenting to the pediatric Emergency Department (ED) and to identify factors associated with administration of opioids...
  34. pmc Does analgesia mask diagnosis of appendicitis among children?
    Rudy Bromberg
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
    Can Fam Physician 53:39-41. 2007
    ..If patients are in pain, analgesia is warranted. Larger multicentre trials are needed to establish practice guidelines...
  35. ncbi request reprint Caregivers' responses to pain in their children in the emergency department
    Ryan W Smith
    Graduate Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:578-82. 2007
    ..To explore physiological and anxiety responses of caregivers who witness a venipuncture being performed on their child and the effects of caregivers' responses on child pain and distress...
  36. doi request reprint Correlation of the Canadian Pediatric Emergency Triage and Acuity Scale to ED resource utilization
    Warren Ma
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Emerg Med 26:893-7. 2008
    ..This may also be the basis for future consideration regarding resource allocation decisions...
  37. pmc Treating children's cyclic vomiting
    Shirley Chow
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 53:417-9. 2007
    ..Management focuses on correct diagnosis of the syndrome, avoidance of potential triggers, prophylactic pharmacotherapy, and supportive care for children and their families during episodes...
  38. pmc Hypnosis for treatment of pain in children
    Alex L Rogovik
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 53:823-5. 2007
    ..Examples include painful medical procedures, such as bone marrow aspiration and lumbar puncture in pediatric cancer patients, postoperative pain and anxiety in children undergoing surgery, and chronic headache...
  39. ncbi request reprint Physician pain reminder as an intervention to enhance analgesia for extremity and clavicle injuries in pediatric emergency
    Alex L Rogovik
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pain 8:26-32. 2007
    ..We found that physicians do not give sufficient analgesia even with this reminder form...
  40. ncbi request reprint Physicians' attitude toward identification and management of childhood obesity in Israel
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:737-41. 2004
    ..A comprehensive program to prevent and treat obesity is recommended to improve the health status of the population...
  41. ncbi request reprint Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: prevalence in skin and soft tissue infections at emergency departments in the Greater Toronto Area and associated risk factors
    Heather J Adam
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CJEM 11:439-46. 2009
    ..We assessed the prevalence, risk factors, microbiological characteristics and outcomes of CA-MRSA in patients with purulent skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) presenting to emergency departments (EDs) in the Greater Toronto Area...
  42. doi request reprint Potential vitamin-drug interactions in children: at a pediatric emergency department
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Ress in Emergency Ther PRETx Program, Div of Pediatric Emergency Med, BC Children s Hosp, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Paediatr Drugs 11:251-7. 2009
    ..A significant increase in vitamin use has been observed in recent years and interactions between vitamins and medications have been reported...
  43. ncbi request reprint Development of a clinical dehydration scale for use in children between 1 and 36 months of age
    Jeremy N Friedman
    Division of Pediatric Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine and the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 145:201-7. 2004
    ..To develop a clinical dehydration scale for use in children <3 years of age...
  44. pmc Vitamin E for treating children's scars. Does it help reduce scarring?
    Dipen Khoosal
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 52:855-6. 2006
    ..In fact, studies report some adverse effects with use of vitamin E. Further research is needed before application of vitamin E cream becomes the standard of care...
  45. pmc Influenza vaccination during pregnancy
    Ran D Goldman
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 48:1768-9. 2002
    ..This should not be interpreted as evidence that the vaccine is teratogenic in the first trimester because such evidence does not exist...
  46. doi request reprint Novel influenza A(H1N1): clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management
    Rini Jain
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:791-6. 2009
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  47. pmc Electric shock during pregnancy
    Ran D Goldman
    Motherisk Team at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 49:297-8. 2003
    ..In this case, it appears the current did not travel through her abdomen. Recommendations for fetal monitoring after electrocution have been published...
  48. pmc Anorexia nervosa during pregnancy
    Ran D Goldman
    Motherisk Program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 49:425-6. 2003
    ..It is important to ensure appropriate intake of not only calories and proteins but also micronutrients, such as folic acid, to prevent neural tube defects...
  49. doi request reprint Safety considerations and potential interactions of vitamins: should vitamins be considered drugs?
    Alexander L Rogovik
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 44:311-24. 2010
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  50. pmc Appendicitis during pregnancy
    Rachelle Guttman
    Motherisk Program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
    Can Fam Physician 50:355-7. 2004
    ..Despite the difficulty of diagnosing appendicitis during pregnancy, appendectomy should not be delayed...
  51. doi request reprint Intranasal fentanyl versus placebo for pain in children during catheterization for voiding cystourethrography
    Seen Chung
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Radiol 40:1236-40. 2010
    ..Currently there are no widely utilized protocols for non-topical medications to decrease pain that children feel during catheterization...
  52. ncbi request reprint Biologic markers of pain in the vulnerable infant
    Ran D Goldman
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Hospital for Sick Children, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 29:415-25. 2002
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Bacterial blood cultures in children with sickle cell disease
    Alex L Rogovik
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Emerg Med 28:511-4. 2010
    ..Children with sickle cell disease (SCD) are considered at risk for bacteremia, especially when they present to the emergency department (ED) with fever...
  54. ncbi request reprint Test characteristics of neuroimaging in the emergency department evaluation of children for cerebrospinal fluid shunt malfunction
    Ahmed Mater
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    CJEM 10:131-5. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the test characteristics of the SS and CT scan for identifying children with shunt malfunction...
  55. doi request reprint Potential interactions of drug-natural health products and natural health products-natural health products among children
    Ran D Goldman
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, BC Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    J Pediatr 152:521-6, 526.e1-4. 2008
    ..To determine the frequency of concurrent use of conventional medications and natural health products (NHP) and their potential interactions in children arriving at an emergency department...
  56. doi request reprint A simulation-based acute care curriculum for pediatric emergency medicine fellowship training programs
    Adam Cheng
    Division of Emergency Medicine, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:475-80. 2010
    ..Our objective was to outline our experience with the development, integration, and evaluation of a simulation-based, acute care curriculum into our current PEM fellowship training program...
  57. doi request reprint Admission and length of stay due to painful vasoocclusive crisis in children
    Alex L Rogovik
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G1X8, Canada
    Am J Emerg Med 27:797-801. 2009
    ..To identify demographic, clinical, and laboratory characteristics associated with admission and a longer length of stay (LOS) due to vasoocclusive crisis (VOC) in children with sickle cell disease (SCD)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Growth discordance and the effect of a male twin on birth weight of its female co-twin: a population-based study
    Efrat Blumrosen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, and the Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Perinat Med 30:510-3. 2002
    ..Our study supports a definite intrauterine effect of the male twin on birth weight of its female co-twin. This consequence may potentially be associated with fetal programming of adult disease...
  59. doi request reprint Health information seeking by parents in the Internet age
    Kaylyn Khoo
    Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:419-23. 2008
    ..We aimed to broadly examine parents' utilisation of information sources for their children's health, their trust in them and to define the role of the Internet for children's health information..
  60. ncbi request reprint Triplet pregnancies in women aged 40 or older: a matched control study
    Louis G Keith
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Center for Study of Multiple Birth, 333 East Superior Street, Room 464, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Reprod Med 49:683-8. 2004
    ..To determine, in triplet pregnancies, if maternal age is associated with adverse outcome in terms of birth weight characteristics...
  61. ncbi request reprint Intertwin birth weight discordance as a potential adaptive measure to promote gestational age
    Isaac Blickstein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaplan Medical Center, 76100 Rehovot, Israel
    J Reprod Med 48:449-54. 2003
    ..To determine if discordant twins are delivered at a more advanced gestational age than concordant twins of the same total twin birth weight...
  62. ncbi request reprint Pediatric patient safety in the prehospital/emergency department setting
    Isabel A Barata
    Department of Emergency Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:412-8. 2007
    ..The consensus is that a safe environment with a high quality of care will reduce morbidity and mortality in ED pediatric patients...
  63. pmc Should we use steroids to treat children with Bell's palsy?
    Clare Atzema
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics PRETx program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 52:313-4. 2006
    ..Until a large randomized controlled trial can prove benefit, these patients should not be treated with steroids. The vast majority will recover fully without treatment...
  64. ncbi request reprint Pediatric emergency medicine: a world of potential
    Niranjan Kissoon
    CJEM 9:453-8. 2007
  65. pmc Use of steroids for erythema multiforme in children
    Alfred K Yeung
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON
    Can Fam Physician 51:1481-3. 2005
    ..There is no indication for using steroids for the mild form. Use of steroids for erythema multiforme major is debatable because no randomized studies clearly indicate which children will benefit from this treatment...
  66. ncbi request reprint Primary care screening for childhood obesity: a population-based analysis
    Joseph Meyerovitch
    Institute for Endocrinology and Diabetes, National Center for Childhood Diabetes, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:782-6. 2007
    ..The prevalence of obesity among children and adolescents in the western world has increased dramatically...