Mark I Neuman

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Characteristics of recurrent utilization in pediatric emergency departments
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 134:e1025-31. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Readmissions among children previously hospitalized with pneumonia
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 134:100-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Emergency department management of childhood pneumonia in the United States prior to publication of national guidelines
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:240-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Influence of hospital guidelines on management of children hospitalized with pneumonia
    Mark I Neuman
    Children s Hospital, Division of Emergency Medicine, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e823-30. 2012
  5. pmc National study of antibiotic use in emergency department visits for pneumonia, 1993 through 2008
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:562-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Variability in the interpretation of chest radiographs for the diagnosis of pneumonia in children
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:294-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Prediction of pneumonia in a pediatric emergency department
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    Pediatrics 128:246-53. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Variation in the use of chest radiography for pneumonia in pediatric emergency departments
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:606-10. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Test characteristics and interpretation of cerebrospinal fluid gram stain in children
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:309-13. 2008
  10. pmc Vitamin and micronutrient intake and the risk of community-acquired pneumonia in US women
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Am J Med 120:330-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Characteristics of recurrent utilization in pediatric emergency departments
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 134:e1025-31. 2014
    ..Nationally, frequent utilizers of emergency departments (EDs) are targeted for quality improvement initiatives. The objective was to compare the characteristics and ED health services of children by their ED visit frequency...
  2. doi request reprint Readmissions among children previously hospitalized with pneumonia
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 134:100-9. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize readmission rates, and identify factors and costs associated with readmission among children previously hospitalized with pneumonia...
  3. doi request reprint Emergency department management of childhood pneumonia in the United States prior to publication of national guidelines
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Acad Emerg Med 20:240-6. 2013
    ..These guidelines emphasize limited use of chest radiograph (CXR) and complete blood count (CBC) and routinely performing viral testing and use of narrow-spectrum antibiotics...
  4. doi request reprint Influence of hospital guidelines on management of children hospitalized with pneumonia
    Mark I Neuman
    Children s Hospital, Division of Emergency Medicine, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e823-30. 2012
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  5. pmc National study of antibiotic use in emergency department visits for pneumonia, 1993 through 2008
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:562-8. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Variability in the interpretation of chest radiographs for the diagnosis of pneumonia in children
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:294-8. 2012
    ..Although chest radiography is commonly used to establish the diagnosis of pneumonia in children, the reliability of radiographic findings among radiologists is not well described...
  7. doi request reprint Prediction of pneumonia in a pediatric emergency department
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    Pediatrics 128:246-53. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Variation in the use of chest radiography for pneumonia in pediatric emergency departments
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:606-10. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Test characteristics and interpretation of cerebrospinal fluid gram stain in children
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:309-13. 2008
    ..Few data exist regarding the test characteristics of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Gram stain among children at risk for bacterial meningitis, especially the rate of false positive Gram stain...
  10. pmc Vitamin and micronutrient intake and the risk of community-acquired pneumonia in US women
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Am J Med 120:330-6. 2007
    ..There are limited data regarding the role of dietary and supplemental vitamin intake and the risk of community-acquired pneumonia...
  11. pmc Physical activity and the risk of community-acquired pneumonia in US women
    Mark I Neuman
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Med 123:281.e7-281.e11. 2010
    ..Exercise bolsters the immune system and can prevent various infections in certain populations. However, limited data exist regarding the role of physical activity and the risk of community-acquired pneumonia...
  12. doi request reprint Physician assessment of the likelihood of pneumonia in a pediatric emergency department
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:817-22. 2010
    ..The value of physical examination findings in the diagnosis of pneumonia in children may be limited, and the accuracy of physicians in predicting pneumonia is not known...
  13. doi request reprint Clinical predictors of pneumonia among children with wheezing
    Bonnie Mathews
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e29-36. 2009
    ..The goal was to identify factors associated with radiographically confirmed pneumonia among children with wheezing in the emergency department (ED) setting...
  14. doi request reprint Correction of cerebrospinal fluid protein for the presence of red blood cells in children with a traumatic lumbar puncture
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr 159:158-9. 2011
    ..For every 1000 cell increase in CSF red blood cells per mm(3), CSF protein increases by 1.1 mg/dL (95% CI, 0.9-1.1 mg/dL)...
  15. pmc Factors associated with antimicrobial resistance and mortality in pneumococcal bacteremia
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Emerg Med 32:349-57. 2007
    ..7). Harboring an antibiotic non-susceptible strain (OR 1.4) and male sex (OR 1.4) were associated with increased risk of mortality, whereas black race (OR 0.6) and evidence of focal infection (OR 0.6) were associated with decreased risk...
  16. doi request reprint Lack of predictive value of tachypnea in the diagnosis of pneumonia in children
    Sonal Shah
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:406-9. 2010
    ..The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends the use of tachypnea as a proxy to the diagnosis of pneumonia in resource poor settings...
  17. doi request reprint Detection of occult pneumonia in a pediatric emergency department
    Sonal Shah
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:615-21. 2010
    ..Many children undergo chest radiography (CXR) in their evaluation of a febrile illness. Pneumonia without signs of respiratory distress or ausculatory findings has been previously described (termed occult pneumonia [OP])...
  18. doi request reprint Parental perceptions of clinical research in the pediatric emergency department
    Lucy E Abernethy
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:897-902. 2013
    ..There is a paucity of information about parental perceptions of clinical research in children, particularly in the emergency department (ED) setting...
  19. doi request reprint Isolated skull fractures: trends in management in US pediatric emergency departments
    Rebekah Mannix
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 62:327-31. 2013
    ..We seek to evaluate current practice for children presenting to the emergency department (ED) for isolated skull fractures in US children's hospitals...
  20. doi request reprint Trends in the management of viral meningitis at United States children's hospitals
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 131:670-6. 2013
    ..To determine trends in the diagnosis and management of children with viral meningitis at US children's hospitals...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lumbar puncture success rate is not influenced by family-member presence
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e777-82. 2007
    ..However, family presence might also affect clinicians' stress and anxiety, with uncertain consequences for procedural success...
  22. ncbi request reprint Rapid antigen assay for the diagnosis of pneumococcal bacteremia in children: a preliminary study
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:399-404. 2002
    ..We determine the sensitivity of a new Streptococcus pneumoniae antigen assay in children with S pneumoniae bacteremia and also determine the specificity of the assay in afebrile children without apparent pneumococcal infection...
  23. doi request reprint Application of the world health organization criteria to predict radiographic pneumonia in a US-based pediatric emergency department
    Sarah L Wingerter
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:561-4. 2012
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the test characteristics of the WHO criteria for the diagnosis of radiographic pneumonia in the emergency department setting...
  24. doi request reprint Pulmonary embolism detected by pulmonary MDCT angiography in older children and young adults: risk factor assessment
    Edward Y Lee
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:1431-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this article is to determine the risk factors for pulmonary embolism (PE) among older children and young adults who underwent pulmonary CT angiography (CTA) for evaluation of clinically suspected PE...
  25. doi request reprint A comparison of acute treatment regimens for migraine in the emergency department
    Richard G Bachur
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 135:232-8. 2015
    ..There are limited trials on abortive therapies in the ED. The objective of this study was to apply a comparative effectiveness approach to investigate acute medication regimens for the prevention of ED revisits...
  26. doi request reprint Adherence to PALS Sepsis Guidelines and Hospital Length of Stay
    Raina Paul
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e273-80. 2012
    ..We sought to evaluate (1) adherence to 2006 Pediatric Advanced Life Support guidelines for severe sepsis and septic shock (SS), (2) barriers to adherence, and (3) hospital length of stay (LOS) contingent on guideline adherence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid xanthochromia in newborns is related to maternal labor before delivery
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e1212-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this work was to investigate whether xanthochromia in newborns is related to maternal labor before delivery...
  28. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of return visits to pediatric emergency departments
    Ayobami T Akenroye
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Hosp Med 9:779-87. 2014
    ..To determine the rate of return visits to pediatric emergency departments (EDs) and identify patient- and visit-level factors associated with return visits and hospitalization upon return...
  29. doi request reprint Pediatric Severe Sepsis in U.S. Children's Hospitals*
    Fran Balamuth
    1Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 2Division of Emergency Medicine and Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 3Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 4Division of Critical Care, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 5Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 6Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 7Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 8Section of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO 9Division of Hospitalist Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 10Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 11Division of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 12Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 13Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital Seattle, Seattle, WA 14Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 15:798-805. 2014
    ..To compare the prevalence, resource utilization, and mortality for pediatric severe sepsis identified using two established identification strategies...
  30. doi request reprint Variation in emergency department admission rates in US children's hospitals
    Florence T Bourgeois
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts andDepartment of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 134:539-45. 2014
    ..To measure the hospital-level variation in admission rates for children receiving treatment of common pediatric illnesses across emergency departments (EDs) in US children's hospitals...
  31. ncbi request reprint Does parental report of insurance status agree with hospital administrative data for children presenting to the ED?
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:890-2. 2006
    ..We also examined the relationship of patient characteristics with any observed discordance...
  32. doi request reprint Predictors of ventricular shunt infection among children presenting to a pediatric emergency department
    Elisabeth Ashley Rogers
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:405-9. 2012
    ....
  33. pmc A prospective study of sleep duration and pneumonia risk in women
    Sanjay R Patel
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep 35:97-101. 2012
    ..Experimental data suggest sleep deprivation may impair host immunity. We sought to assess the effect of poor sleep on pneumonia risk...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a rapid urine antigen assay for the detection of invasive pneumococcal disease in children
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1279-82. 2003
    ..We sought to determine the utility of a pneumococcal urine antigen assay among young febrile children at varying risk of invasive pneumococcal disease...
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for traumatic or unsuccessful lumbar punctures in children
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:762-71. 2007
    ..We sought to determine patient, physician, and procedural factors associated with traumatic and unsuccessful lumbar punctures in children...
  36. pmc Fatty acid intake and the risk of community-acquired pneumonia in U.S. women
    Michael Alperovich
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Nutrition 23:196-202. 2007
    ..Fatty acid intake may influence community-acquired pneumonia risk by modulating the immune system. Our study prospectively examined the association between fatty acid intake and community-acquired pneumonia risk...