M D Dowd

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Mercy Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Motor vehicle injury prevention: current recommendations for child passenger safety
    M Denise Dowd
    University of Missouri Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:778-82; quiz 783-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Maximizing the sensitivity and specificity of pediatric trauma team activation criteria
    M D Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 7:1119-25. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Teenagers' perceptions of personal safety and the role of the emergency health care provider
    M D Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 36:346-50. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Resident efficiency in a pediatric emergency department
    M Denise Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medical Services, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:1240-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Mothers' and health care providers' perspectives on screening for intimate partner violence in a pediatric emergency department
    M Denise Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:794-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric acetaminophen overdose: risk factors associated with hepatocellular injury
    S W Alander
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:346-50. 2000
  7. pmc Relationship between socioeconomic factors and severe childhood injuries
    W J Pomerantz
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Urban Health 78:141-51. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Removing the pediatric cervical collar: current practice patterns
    H A Omran
    Division of Emergency Medicine, St Christopher s Hospital For Children, Erie Avenue at Front Street, Philadelphia, PA 19134, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:162-6. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Child and provider restraints in ambulances: knowledge, opinions, and behaviors of emergency medical services providers
    Timothy D Johnson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:886-92. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a curriculum for intimate partner violence screening in a pediatric emergency department
    Jane F Knapp
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Pediatrics 117:110-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Motor vehicle injury prevention: current recommendations for child passenger safety
    M Denise Dowd
    University of Missouri Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:778-82; quiz 783-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Maximizing the sensitivity and specificity of pediatric trauma team activation criteria
    M D Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 7:1119-25. 2000
    ..Trauma team activation criteria, which are highly sensitive and maximally specific for identifying the child who requires resuscitation, are necessary to provide rapid care to all who need it, while using resources efficiently...
  3. ncbi request reprint Teenagers' perceptions of personal safety and the role of the emergency health care provider
    M D Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 36:346-50. 2000
    ..We designed this study to determine the experiences, attitudes, and beliefs of teenagers regarding violence in their lives and to gain an understanding of the perceived role of the emergency health care professional...
  4. ncbi request reprint Resident efficiency in a pediatric emergency department
    M Denise Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medical Services, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:1240-4. 2005
    ..To measure the hourly rate of patients evaluated and treated by resident physicians in an academic pediatric emergency department (PED) and examine differences in the rate by subspecialty and year of training...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mothers' and health care providers' perspectives on screening for intimate partner violence in a pediatric emergency department
    M Denise Dowd
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:794-9. 2002
    ..To determine the attitudes, feelings, and beliefs of mothers and pediatric emergency department health care providers toward routine intimate partner violence screening...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric acetaminophen overdose: risk factors associated with hepatocellular injury
    S W Alander
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:346-50. 2000
    ..To characterize demographic and clinical factors associated with pediatric acetaminophen overdose and identify risk factors for hepatocellular injury...
  7. pmc Relationship between socioeconomic factors and severe childhood injuries
    W J Pomerantz
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Urban Health 78:141-51. 2001
    ..Interventions to reduce injuries should target socioeconomically disadvantaged children living below the poverty level and those in areas with fewer high school graduates and more unemployment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Removing the pediatric cervical collar: current practice patterns
    H A Omran
    Division of Emergency Medicine, St Christopher s Hospital For Children, Erie Avenue at Front Street, Philadelphia, PA 19134, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:162-6. 2001
    ..To identify the current practice patterns of emergency medicine practitioners and the typical criteria used in discontinuing cervical spine immobilization (CSI) in the pediatric patient...
  9. ncbi request reprint Child and provider restraints in ambulances: knowledge, opinions, and behaviors of emergency medical services providers
    Timothy D Johnson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:886-92. 2006
    ..Information about emergency medical services (EMS) provider knowledge, opinions, and behaviors regarding occupant restraint is lacking...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a curriculum for intimate partner violence screening in a pediatric emergency department
    Jane F Knapp
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Pediatrics 117:110-6. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Emergency department management and short-term outcome of children with constipation
    Melissa K Miller
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:1-4. 2007
    ..Constipation is a common diagnosis made in the pediatric emergency department (ED). Specific evidence-based standards for evaluation and treatment are lacking...
  12. doi request reprint Parenting behaviors and attitudes about supervision among parents of acutely poisoned children
    Kelly A Sinclair
    Division of Emergency Medical Services, The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri 64113, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:135-8. 2008
    ..This study describes the supervision beliefs of parents of children with unintentional poisonings and examines the relationship between supervision beliefs, household composition, and parental age...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of rapid diagnosis of influenza virus type a on the emergency department management of febrile infants and toddlers
    Vidya Sharma
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gilham Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:41-3. 2002
    ..To our knowledge, the effect on other diagnostic testing in an emergency department (ED) has not been examined...
  14. ncbi request reprint Influence of the news media on diagnostic testing in the emergency department
    Vidya Sharma
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital and University of Missouri School of Medicine at Kansas City, 64108, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:257-60. 2003
    ..To examine the association between mass media attention regarding invasive group A streptococcal (GAS) disease and testing for GAS in a pediatric emergency department (ED)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and prevention of childhood injuries
    M Denise Dowd
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:S385-92. 2002
    ..Critical care providers can actively engage in both prevention efforts and improved acute care of the severely injured child...
  16. ncbi request reprint Handgun safety: what do consumers learn from gun dealers?
    Sandra M Sanguino
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Ill 60614, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:777-80. 2002
    ..To explore the type and quality of handgun safety information a typical consumer would obtain from a licensed gun dealer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Questioning dogma: is this test needed?
    M Denise Dowd
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:1157-8. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of emergency department care on outcomes in pediatric trauma: what approaches make a difference in quality of care?
    M Denise Dowd
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medical Services, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    J Trauma 63:S136-9. 2007
    ..Although great advances have been made in the trauma care delivered to children, scientific proof is lacking and much more needs to be done to establish the evidence-based need to deliver the highest quality of pediatric trauma care...
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of rapid influenza testing at triage on management of febrile infants and young children
    Juan Carlos Abanses
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Huntsville Hospital, Huntsville, AL, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:145-9. 2006
    ..To determine the impact of an emergency department (ED) triage protocol for rapid influenza testing of febrile infants and children on additional diagnostic testing, ED charges and patient time in the ED...
  20. ncbi request reprint Firearm injury prevention: reasons for optimism
    M Denise Dowd
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1081-2. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint Gun storage practices and risk of youth suicide and unintentional firearm injuries
    David C Grossman
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 293:707-14. 2005
    ..The association of these firearm storage practices with the reduction of firearm injury risk is unclear...
  22. ncbi request reprint Firearm injury prevention: failure of gun-safety education
    M Denise Dowd
    Pediatrics 113:1847-8; author reply 1847-8. 2004