Rakesh D Mistry

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Abscess volume and ultrasound characteristics of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:140-4. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis: consequence of treatment of an emerging pathogen
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:519-22. 2009
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life for pediatric emergency department febrile illnesses: an evaluation of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 Generic Core Scales
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of Proteus mirabilis in skin abscesses of the axilla
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 156:850-1. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Short-term outcomes of pediatric emergency department febrile illnesses
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:617-23. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Emergency management of pediatric skin and soft tissue infections in the community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus era
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:187-93. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Categorizing urgency of infant emergency department visits: agreement between criteria
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1304-11. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Emergency department treatment failures for skin infections in the era of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:21-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Urgency classification methods for emergency department visits: do they measure up?
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:870-4. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Methods of categorizing emergency department visit urgency: a survey of pediatric emergency medicine physicians
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine and the Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:635-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Abscess volume and ultrasound characteristics of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:140-4. 2013
    ..Skin abscesses may vary in volume and inflammation based on organism, although this has not been evaluated using emergency ultrasonography (EUS)...
  2. doi request reprint Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis: consequence of treatment of an emerging pathogen
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:519-22. 2009
    ..The potential development of SJS/TEN, a severe life-threatening illness, emphasizes the need for judicious use of TMP-Sx and close monitoring and follow-up for patients who were given TMP-Sx for SSTIs...
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life for pediatric emergency department febrile illnesses: an evaluation of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 Generic Core Scales
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:5. 2009
    ..We sought to assess the validity and short-term responsiveness of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 Generic Core Scales (PedsQL) for febrile illnesses evaluated in the pediatric emergency department (ED)...
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of Proteus mirabilis in skin abscesses of the axilla
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 156:850-1. 2010
    ..In this report, we describe a high prevalence of Proteus mirabilis, a Gram-negative bacillus, in skin abscesses of the axilla, which has potential implications for selection of antimicrobial therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Short-term outcomes of pediatric emergency department febrile illnesses
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:617-23. 2007
    ..To describe short-term outcomes relevant to children and their caregivers after evaluation in the emergency department (ED) for febrile illnesses...
  6. doi request reprint Emergency management of pediatric skin and soft tissue infections in the community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus era
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:187-93. 2010
    ..This study sought to describe current pediatric emergency physician (PEP) management of commonly presenting skin infections...
  7. ncbi request reprint Categorizing urgency of infant emergency department visits: agreement between criteria
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1304-11. 2006
    ..The lack of valid classification methods for emergency department (ED) visit urgency has resulted in large variation in reported rates of nonurgent ED utilization...
  8. doi request reprint Emergency department treatment failures for skin infections in the era of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:21-6. 2011
    ..Despite rapidly increasing incidence of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) presenting to emergency departments (EDs), outcome data for these infections are limited...
  9. doi request reprint Urgency classification methods for emergency department visits: do they measure up?
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:870-4. 2008
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  10. ncbi request reprint Methods of categorizing emergency department visit urgency: a survey of pediatric emergency medicine physicians
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine and the Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:635-9. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to determine the methods thought to be most valid and to understand expert perceptions of nonurgent ED utilization...
  11. ncbi request reprint Children referred to an emergency department by an after-hours call center: complaint-specific analysis
    Richard J Scarfone
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:507-13. 2004
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  12. pmc Patient position during lumbar puncture has no meaningful effect on cerebrospinal fluid opening pressure in children
    Robert A Avery
    Division of Neurology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Child Neurol 25:616-9. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of children referred to an emergency department by an after-hours call center
    Richard J Scarfone
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:367-72. 2004
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  14. doi request reprint Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency presenting as hepatitis
    Paul L Aronson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:527-9. 2011
    ..Recognition of late presentations of this disease is important for survival and neurological outcome...
  15. doi request reprint Emergency department epidemiology of pneumococcal bacteremia in children since the institution of widespread PCV7 vaccination
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    J Emerg Med 45:813-20. 2013
    ..The heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) has produced a shift in the epidemiology of invasive infections from Streptoccoccus pneumoniae...
  16. doi request reprint Comparison of clinicians to radiologists in assessment of abdominal radiographs for suspected intussusception
    Paul L Aronson
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:584-7. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint A boy with tremor, diaphoresis, and altered behavior
    Kevin C Osterhoudt
    Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:419-21. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular Lidocaine for Reduction of Shoulder Dislocation
    Paul L Aronson
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Aronson, Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Associate Professor of Pediatrics Mistry, Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Colorado, Denver, CO
    Pediatr Emerg Care 30:358-62. 2014
    ..Intra-articular lidocaine may also reduce time to successful reduction of shoulder dislocations. ..
  19. doi request reprint The utility of early lactate testing in undifferentiated pediatric systemic inflammatory response syndrome
    Halden F Scott
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:1276-80. 2012
    ..The hypothesis was that early hyperlactatemia (serum lactate ≥ 4.0 mmol/L) would be associated with increased risk of organ dysfunction...
  20. doi request reprint Cholelithiasis in a toddler with sickle cell disease
    Dana Aronson Schinasi
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:533-4. 2011
    ..We describe a case of a toddler with sickle cell disease initially presenting with abdominal pain who was found to have symptomatic cholelithiasis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Late-presenting congenital diaphragmatic hernia mimicking bronchiolitis
    Mercedes M Blackstone
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:653-6. 2007
    ..In this case report, we seek to inform emergency physicians about this rare, but serious, disorder...
  22. doi request reprint Blood culture contamination rates after skin antisepsis with chlorhexidine gluconate versus povidone-iodine in a pediatric emergency department
    Lauren Marlowe
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:171-6. 2010
    ..To determine blood culture contamination rates after skin antisepsis with chlorhexidine, compared with povidone-iodine...
  23. ncbi request reprint Association between parental and childhood emergency department utilization
    Rakesh D Mistry
    Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e147-51. 2005
    ..To examine the association between parental emergency department (ED) utilization and child ED utilization for overall numbers of ED visits, as well as numbers of nonurgent ED visits...