Shireen M Atabaki

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Updates in the general approach to pediatric head trauma and concussion
    Shireen M Atabaki
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20010 1970, USA Electronic address
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:1107-22. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A clinical decision rule for cranial computed tomography in minor pediatric head trauma
    Shireen M Atabaki
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010 2970, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:439-45. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Results of phase 2 safety and feasibility study of treatment with levetiracetam for prevention of posttraumatic epilepsy
    Pavel Klein
    Department of Neurology, MedStar Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:1290-5. 2012
  4. pmc Results of phase II levetiracetam trial following acute head injury in children at risk for posttraumatic epilepsy
    Phillip L Pearl
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Epilepsia 54:e135-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The prevalence of traumatic brain injuries after minor blunt head trauma in children with ventricular shunts
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 61:389-93. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Results of phase II pharmacokinetic study of levetiracetam for prevention of post-traumatic epilepsy
    Pavel Klein
    Department of Neurology, MedStar Research Institute, Washington, D C 20010, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:457-61. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Acute evaluation of pediatric patients with minor traumatic brain injury
    Melissa M Tavarez
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 24:307-13. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Pediatric head injury
    Shireen M Atabaki
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Rev 28:215-24. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Cranial computed tomography utilization for suspected ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction in a pediatric emergency department
    Joanna S Cohen
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
    J Emerg Med 46:449-55. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of clinically important traumatic brain injuries in children with minor blunt head trauma and isolated severe injury mechanisms
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:356-61. 2012

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Updates in the general approach to pediatric head trauma and concussion
    Shireen M Atabaki
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20010 1970, USA Electronic address
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:1107-22. 2013
    ..Return to Play" legislation for youth has been adopted by most states. Outcomes of patients with severe traumatic brain injury have improved. ..
  2. doi request reprint A clinical decision rule for cranial computed tomography in minor pediatric head trauma
    Shireen M Atabaki
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010 2970, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:439-45. 2008
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  3. ncbi request reprint Results of phase 2 safety and feasibility study of treatment with levetiracetam for prevention of posttraumatic epilepsy
    Pavel Klein
    Department of Neurology, MedStar Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:1290-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate the safety and tolerability of treatment with levetiracetam and determine the trough levels of levetiracetam in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) who are at high risk for posttraumatic epilepsy (PTE)...
  4. pmc Results of phase II levetiracetam trial following acute head injury in children at risk for posttraumatic epilepsy
    Phillip L Pearl
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Epilepsia 54:e135-7. 2013
    ..Levetiracetam was safe and well tolerated in this population. This study sets the stage for implementation of a prospective study to prevent posttraumatic epilepsy in an at-risk population...
  5. doi request reprint The prevalence of traumatic brain injuries after minor blunt head trauma in children with ventricular shunts
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 61:389-93. 2013
    ..We compare the prevalence of clinically important traumatic brain injuries and the use of cranial computed tomography (CT) in children with minor blunt head trauma with and without ventricular shunts...
  6. doi request reprint Results of phase II pharmacokinetic study of levetiracetam for prevention of post-traumatic epilepsy
    Pavel Klein
    Department of Neurology, MedStar Research Institute, Washington, D C 20010, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:457-61. 2012
    ..Treatment of TBI patients with high PTE risk with 55mg/kg/day LEV, a dose with antiepileptogenic effect in animals, results in plasma LEV levels comparable to those in animal studies...
  7. doi request reprint Acute evaluation of pediatric patients with minor traumatic brain injury
    Melissa M Tavarez
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 24:307-13. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Pediatric head injury
    Shireen M Atabaki
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Rev 28:215-24. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Cranial computed tomography utilization for suspected ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction in a pediatric emergency department
    Joanna S Cohen
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
    J Emerg Med 46:449-55. 2014
    ..Computed tomography (CT) scan, the largest medical source of ionizing radiation in the United States, is used to test for failure of ventricular peritoneal shunts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of clinically important traumatic brain injuries in children with minor blunt head trauma and isolated severe injury mechanisms
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:356-61. 2012
    ....