Dennis Scolnik

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Pagers in a busy paediatric emergency waiting room: A randomized controlled trial
    Dennis Scolnik
    Divisions of Emergency Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
    Paediatr Child Health 8:422-6. 2003
  2. ncbi Controlled delivery of high vs low humidity vs mist therapy for croup in emergency departments: a randomized controlled trial
    Dennis Scolnik
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    JAMA 295:1274-80. 2006
  3. ncbi Comparison of oral versus normal and high-dose rectal acetaminophen in the treatment of febrile children
    Dennis Scolnik
    Division of Emergency Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 110:553-6. 2002
  4. ncbi Sulfonylurea intoxication at a tertiary care paediatric hospital
    Miguel Glatstein
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 17:e51-6. 2010
  5. ncbi The effect of a short tutorial on the incidence of prescribing errors in pediatric emergency care
    Eran Kozer
    Division of Emergency Services, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 13:e285-91. 2006
  6. doi Can an evidence-based guideline reminder card improve asthma management in the emergency department?
    Teresa To
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Respir Med 104:1263-70. 2010
  7. doi Risk factors for repeat adverse asthma events in children after visiting an emergency department
    Teresa To
    Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ambul Pediatr 8:281-7. 2008
  8. ncbi Timing and utility of ultrasound in diarrhea-associated hemolytic uremic syndrome: 7-year experience of a large tertiary care hospital
    Miguel Glatstein
    Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:418-21. 2010
  9. ncbi 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
  10. ncbi Using a preprinted order sheet to reduce prescription errors in a pediatric emergency department: a randomized, controlled trial
    Eran Kozer
    Emergency Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 116:1299-302. 2005

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Publications28

  1. pmc Pagers in a busy paediatric emergency waiting room: A randomized controlled trial
    Dennis Scolnik
    Divisions of Emergency Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
    Paediatr Child Health 8:422-6. 2003
    ..To test whether the distribution of pagers to waiting families in a paediatric emergency department (ED) increases satisfaction with the visit...
  2. ncbi Controlled delivery of high vs low humidity vs mist therapy for croup in emergency departments: a randomized controlled trial
    Dennis Scolnik
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    JAMA 295:1274-80. 2006
    ..Although humidity using the traditional blow-by technique is similar to room air and no water droplets reach the nasopharynx, particles sized for laryngeal deposition (5-10 microm) could be beneficial...
  3. ncbi Comparison of oral versus normal and high-dose rectal acetaminophen in the treatment of febrile children
    Dennis Scolnik
    Division of Emergency Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 110:553-6. 2002
    ..To compare the defervescent effect of high-dose rectal suppository acetaminophen with the recommended oral and rectal dosages and to evaluate acceptability of rectal acetaminophen...
  4. ncbi Sulfonylurea intoxication at a tertiary care paediatric hospital
    Miguel Glatstein
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 17:e51-6. 2010
    ..Although the administration of octreotide is considered effective in patients that remain hypoglycaemic despite glucose administration, experience in children is limited...
  5. ncbi The effect of a short tutorial on the incidence of prescribing errors in pediatric emergency care
    Eran Kozer
    Division of Emergency Services, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 13:e285-91. 2006
    ..In the paediatric emergency department (ED) trainees are more likely to commit prescribing errors...
  6. doi Can an evidence-based guideline reminder card improve asthma management in the emergency department?
    Teresa To
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Respir Med 104:1263-70. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to examine whether asthma management in the pediatric emergency department (ED) was improved through the use of an evidence-based acute asthma care guideline reminder card...
  7. doi Risk factors for repeat adverse asthma events in children after visiting an emergency department
    Teresa To
    Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ambul Pediatr 8:281-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to identify risk factors for long-term adverse outcomes in children with asthma after visiting the emergency department (ED)...
  8. ncbi Timing and utility of ultrasound in diarrhea-associated hemolytic uremic syndrome: 7-year experience of a large tertiary care hospital
    Miguel Glatstein
    Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:418-21. 2010
    ..Evidence of increased renal echogenicity in a patient with bloody diarrhea could aid in early recognition of HUS when other diagnoses such as intussusceptions are being entertained, potentially allowing early intervention...
  9. ncbi 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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  10. ncbi Using a preprinted order sheet to reduce prescription errors in a pediatric emergency department: a randomized, controlled trial
    Eran Kozer
    Emergency Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 116:1299-302. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the use of a structured order sheet reduces the incidence of medication errors in a pediatric ED...
  11. doi Sudden-onset tachypnea and confusion in a previously healthy teenager
    Miguel Glatstein
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 32:700-3. 2010
    ..Timely management can obviate the need for dialysis. Published cases of acetylsalicylic acid intoxication are reviewed...
  12. ncbi The effect of detection approaches on the reported incidence of tenfold errors
    Eran Kozer
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Drug Saf 29:169-74. 2006
    ..Tenfold errors in calculation of paediatric drug doses are often life threatening. The magnitude and characteristics of this phenomenon have not been fully described...
  13. 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
  14. ncbi 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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  15. ncbi Use of physostigmine for hallucinogenic plant poisoning in a teenager: case report and review of the literature
    Miguel Marcelo Glatstein
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Ther 19:384-8. 2012
    ..The use of physostigmine can help in both the diagnosis and management of patients intoxicated with these substances...
  16. pmc Words used by children and their primary caregivers for private body parts and functions
    Dennis Scolnik
    Division of Emergency Services, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 169:1275-9. 2003
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  17. pmc Liposomal lidocaine to improve procedural success rates and reduce procedural pain among children: a randomized controlled trial
    Anna Taddio
    The Department of Pharmacy and the Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 172:1691-5. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the success rate of cannulation, analgesic effectiveness, procedure duration and rate of adverse skin reactions when liposomal lidocaine is used before intravenous cannulation of children...
  18. ncbi 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...
  19. ncbi Ascorbic Acid for the treatment of methemoglobinemia: the experience of a large tertiary care pediatric hospital
    Pedro Bonifacio Rino
    1Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Hospital de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina 2Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada 3Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada 4Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Dana Dwek Children Hospital, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel and 5Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Ichilov Hospital, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Ther 21:240-3. 2014
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  20. doi IV Penicillin G is as effective as IV cefuroxime in treating community-acquired pneumonia in children
    Gil Amarilyo
    1Pediatrics Department and 2Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Dana s Children Hospital, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel 3Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 4Division of Infectious Diisease, Department of Pediatrics, Dana s Children Hospital, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel and 5Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Ichilov Hospital, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Ther 21:81-4. 2014
    ..Observed differences in leukocyte counts and C-reactive protein at discharge were of questionable clinical significance. Penicillin G is as effective and safe as cefuroxime for CAP in otherwise healthy children, even in moderate doses. ..
  21. ncbi Levodopa treatment of late onset extrapyramidal movements in a child after high voltage electrocution
    Miguel Glatstein
    1Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada 2Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada 3Intensive Care Unit, Hospital del Nino de San Justo, Buenos Aires, Argentina 4Pediatric Neurology Department, Institute of Cognitive Neurology INECO, Buenos Aires, Argentina 5Institute of Neurosciences, Favaloro University, Buenos Aires, Argentina and 6Neurology Department Hospital del Niño de San Justo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Am J Ther 20:554-7. 2013
    ..This is the first case report documenting the use of levodopa for extrapyramidal movements secondary to high-tension electrocution. ..
  22. doi Emergency use of intravenous phytonadione (vitamin K1) for treatment of severe bleeding in a child with chronic cholestasis
    Miguel Glatstein
    1Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Dana s Children Hospital and 2Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Ichilov Hospital, University of Tel Aviv, Israel Divisions of 3Pediatric Emergency Medicine and 4Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada
    Am J Ther 20:e733-5. 2013
    ..With severe abnormal bleeding and hepatic disease, intravenous vitamin K1 may be lifesaving, even before obtaining confirmatory blood work, fresh-frozen plasma, or blood transfusion. ..
  23. pmc Benchmarking pain outcomes for children with sickle cell disease hospitalized in a tertiary referral pediatric hospital
    Abi Vijenthira
    Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pain Res Manag 17:291-6. 2012
    ..Painful vaso-occlusive crisis (VOC) is the most common reason for hospitalization in children with sickle cell disease...
  24. ncbi International medical evacuation in children: a primary care pediatric clinic's 3-year experience
    Miguel Glatstein
    Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:133-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to describe the injuries and diseases that required evacuation of children from our clinics in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to tertiary critical care hospitals over a 3-yr period...
  25. ncbi Utility of antiepileptic drug monitoring in the pediatric emergency department
    Eran Kozer
    Division of Emergency Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 25:17-21. 2003
    ..1%) patients. In the pediatric ED, abnormal AED levels do not correlate with clinical management. Before ordering tests, physicians should consider whether their results would alter patient treatment...
  26. doi Hypoglycemia in a healthy toddler
    Miguel Glatstein
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 31:173-7. 2009
    ..We stress the need to consider potential child abuse or neglect in a hypoglycaemic patient with sulphonylurea-using caregivers...
  27. ncbi Variables associated with medication errors in pediatric emergency medicine
    Eran Kozer
    Division of Emergency Services, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 110:737-42. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the incidence and type of drug errors in a pediatric ED and determine factors associated with risk of errors...