Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
- Trends in hospitalization rates and severity of injuries from abuse in young children, 1997-2009Karen Farst
Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
Pediatrics 131:e1796-802. 2013..To examine trends in incidence of hospitalizations for injury from abuse in young children from 1997 through 2009 and to examine injury severity trends...
- Hair drug testing of children suspected of exposure to the manufacture of methamphetamineKaren Farst
Section for Children at Risk, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, 1 Children s Way, Slot 512 24A Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
J Forensic Leg Med 18:110-4. 2011..This study compares hair color and age in children tested for methamphetamine by hair analysis due to suspicion of exposure to the manufacture of methamphetamine by their caregivers...
- Methamphetamine exposure presenting as caustic ingestions in childrenKaren Farst
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Children at Risk, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
Ann Emerg Med 49:341-3. 2007..We present the first reported cases of children harmed by ingesting caustic substances used in the production of methamphetamine in the home...
- The current state of non-accidental head injury in ArkansasBlake C Phillips
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
J Ark Med Soc 109:183-5. 2013..This paper is the first in a planned series to determine the incidence, risk factors, presentation, best effective treatment strategies and outcomes of CMS and NAHI in Arkansas...