NATHAN contact KUPPERMANN

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risks for bacteremia and urinary tract infections in young febrile children with bronchiolitis
    N Kuppermann
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 151:1207-14. 1997
  2. pmc Intracranial injury in minor head trauma
    N Kuppermann
    Division of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Blvd, PSSB Bldg, Suite 2100, Sacramento, CA 98517, USA
    Arch Dis Child 89:593-4. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Prolonged QT interval corrected for heart rate during diabetic ketoacidosis in children
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 2315 Stockton Blvd, PSSB Bldg, Ste 2100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:544-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Pediatric head trauma: the evidence regarding indications for emergent neuroimaging
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:S670-4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus infection and the risk of serious bacterial infections
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2315 Stockton Blvd, PSSB, Suite 2100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1055-6; author reply 1056-7. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Identification of children at very low risk of clinically-important brain injuries after head trauma: a prospective cohort study
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA
    Lancet 374:1160-70. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of intussusception in young children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:250-5. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Immature neutrophils in the blood smears of young febrile children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:261-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of occult pneumococcal bacteremia in young febrile children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 31:679-87. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Occult bacteremia in young febrile children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 46:1073-109. 1999

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Risks for bacteremia and urinary tract infections in young febrile children with bronchiolitis
    N Kuppermann
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 151:1207-14. 1997
    ..To compare the risks for bacteremia and urinary tract injections (UTI) in young febrile children with and without bronchiolitis...
  2. pmc Intracranial injury in minor head trauma
    N Kuppermann
    Division of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Blvd, PSSB Bldg, Suite 2100, Sacramento, CA 98517, USA
    Arch Dis Child 89:593-4. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Prolonged QT interval corrected for heart rate during diabetic ketoacidosis in children
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 2315 Stockton Blvd, PSSB Bldg, Ste 2100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:544-9. 2008
    ..Prolongation of the QTc has been described in a few children receiving ketogenic diets, but cardiac effects of ketosis have not otherwise been investigated...
  4. doi request reprint Pediatric head trauma: the evidence regarding indications for emergent neuroimaging
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:S670-4. 2008
    ..These studies should provide the foundation of evidence to guide CT decisions by clinicians, help identify TBIs in a timely fashion, and reduce unnecessary radiation exposure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus infection and the risk of serious bacterial infections
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2315 Stockton Blvd, PSSB, Suite 2100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1055-6; author reply 1056-7. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Identification of children at very low risk of clinically-important brain injuries after head trauma: a prospective cohort study
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA
    Lancet 374:1160-70. 2009
    ..CT imaging of head-injured children has risks of radiation-induced malignancy. Our aim was to identify children at very low risk of clinically-important traumatic brain injuries (ciTBI) for whom CT might be unnecessary...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of intussusception in young children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:250-5. 2000
    ..To identify predictors of intussusception in young children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Immature neutrophils in the blood smears of young febrile children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:261-6. 1999
    ..To determine whether the immature neutrophil (band) count in the peripheral blood smear helps to distinguish young febrile children with bacterial or respiratory viral infections...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of occult pneumococcal bacteremia in young febrile children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 31:679-87. 1998
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify predictors of OPB among a large cohort of young, febrile children treated as outpatients using multivariable statistical methods...
  10. ncbi request reprint Occult bacteremia in young febrile children
    N Kuppermann
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 46:1073-109. 1999
    ..A highly effective S. pneumoniae bacterial conjugate vaccine will soon be available, which will benefit all children, and will alter the ways that clinicians evaluate fully immunized young, febrile children...
  11. ncbi request reprint The fast is positive, now what? Derivation of a clinical decision rule to determine the need for therapeutic laparotomy in adults with blunt torso trauma and a positive trauma ultrasound
    John S Rose
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Emerg Med 29:15-21. 2005
    ..The object of this study was to derive a clinical decision rule for therapeutic laparotomy among adult blunt trauma patients with a positive abdominal ultrasound for trauma (FAST) examination...
  12. ncbi request reprint A decision rule for identifying children at low risk for brain injuries after blunt head trauma
    Michael J Palchak
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2315 Stockton Boulevard, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:492-506. 2003
    ..Routine use of CT, however, has disadvantages. Therefore, we sought to derive a decision rule for identifying children at low risk for traumatic brain injuries...
  13. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in assessment of clinical variables in children with blunt head trauma
    Marc H Gorelick
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:812-8. 2008
    ..The objective was to determine the interobserver agreement in the assessment of historical and physical examination findings of children undergoing emergency department (ED) evaluation for blunt head trauma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pediatric head trauma: changes in use of computed tomography in emergency departments in the United States over time
    Charles D Blackwell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55404, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:320-4. 2007
    ..We sought to describe the use of computed tomography (CT) over time in the treatment of children with acute closed head trauma in US EDs...
  15. doi request reprint Clinician judgment versus a decision rule for identifying children at risk of traumatic brain injury on computed tomography after blunt head trauma
    Michael J Palchak
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA 95817 2282, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:61-5. 2009
    ..To compare a decision rule with clinician judgment for identifying children at risk of traumatic brain injury (TBI) after blunt head trauma...
  16. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of immature neutrophils (bands) in the cerebrospinal fluid of children with cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis
    John T Kanegaye
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Rady Children s Hospital San Diego, 3020 Children s Way, MC 5075, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e967-71. 2009
    ..We evaluated the diagnostic utility of the presence and number of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) bands in distinguishing bacterial from aseptic meningitis among children with CSF pleocytosis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk of serious bacterial infection in young febrile infants with respiratory syncytial virus infections
    Deborah A Levine
    Department of Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1728-34. 2004
    ..Specifically, it remains unclear whether the risk of SBI is altered in a meaningful way in the presence of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections...
  18. ncbi request reprint Performance of the pediatric glasgow coma scale in children with blunt head trauma
    James F Holmes
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:814-9. 2005
    ..To compare the accuracy of a pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score in preverbal children with blunt head trauma with the standard GCS score in older children...
  19. doi request reprint Correlation of clinical and biochemical findings with diabetic ketoacidosis-related cerebral edema in children using magnetic resonance diffusion-weighted imaging
    Nicole S Glaser
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Pediatr 153:541-6. 2008
    ..To determine clinical and biochemical factors influencing cerebral edema formation during diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Frequency of sub-clinical cerebral edema in children with diabetic ketoacidosis
    Nicole S Glaser
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 7:75-80. 2006
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  21. doi request reprint Clinical prediction rules for identifying adults at very low risk for intra-abdominal injuries after blunt trauma
    James F Holmes
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817 2282, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:575-84. 2009
    ..We derive and validate clinical prediction rules to identify adult patients at very low risk for intra-abdominal injuries after blunt torso trauma...
  22. doi request reprint Is hospital admission and observation required after a normal abdominal computed tomography scan in children with blunt abdominal trauma?
    Smita Awasthi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:895-9. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Guardian availability in children evaluated in the emergency department for blunt head trauma
    James F Holmes
    Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:15-20. 2009
    ..Enrolling children in research studies in the emergency department (ED) is typically dependent on the presence of a guardian to provide written informed consent...
  24. doi request reprint Validation of a prediction rule for the identification of children with intra-abdominal injuries after blunt torso trauma
    James F Holmes
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817 2282, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:528-33. 2009
    ..We validate the accuracy of a previously derived clinical prediction rule for the identification of children with intra-abdominal injuries after blunt torso trauma...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association between the "seat belt sign" and intra-abdominal injury in children with blunt torso trauma
    Peter E Sokolove
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:808-13. 2005
    ..To determine the association between an abdominal "seat belt sign" (SBS) and intra-abdominal injury (IAI) in children presenting to the emergency department (ED) after blunt trauma...
  26. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of cerebral edema in children with diabetic ketoacidosis
    Nicole S Glaser
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Pediatr 145:164-71. 2004
    ..Cerebral edema during diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) has been attributed to osmotic cellular swelling during treatment. We evaluated cerebral water distribution and cerebral perfusion during DKA treatment in children...
  27. ncbi request reprint Do children require hospitalization after immediate posttraumatic seizures?
    James F Holmes
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:706-10. 2004
    ..We determine whether children with immediate posttraumatic seizures require hospitalization for observation of possible neurologic complications...
  28. ncbi request reprint Does an isolated history of loss of consciousness or amnesia predict brain injuries in children after blunt head trauma?
    Michael J Palchak
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Davis, California 95817 2282, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e507-13. 2004
    ..A history of loss of consciousness (LOC) is frequently used as an indication for cranial computed tomography (CT) in the emergency department (ED) evaluation of children with blunt head trauma...
  29. ncbi request reprint Identification of children with intra-abdominal injuries after blunt trauma
    James F Holmes
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817 2282, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 39:500-9. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the utility of laboratory testing after adjusting for physical examination findings in the identification of children with intra-abdominal injuries after blunt trauma...
  30. ncbi request reprint The evaluation and management of children with diabetic ketoacidosis in the emergency department
    Nicole Glaser
    Department of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, University of California at Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:477-81; quiz 482-4. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Cricoid ring integrity: implications for cricothyrotomy
    Aaron E Bair
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, 2315 Stockton Boulevard, PSSB 2100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 41:331-7. 2003
    ..The objectives of this study were to compare the requisite forces for intubation and the structural tolerances of the cricoid ring between the single- and double-hook techniques...
  32. ncbi request reprint A clinical decision rule for identifying children with thoracic injuries after blunt torso trauma
    James F Holmes
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817 2282, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 39:492-9. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of thoracic injuries in children sustaining blunt torso trauma and to develop a clinical prediction rule to identify children with these injuries...
  33. ncbi request reprint Predictors of bacteremia in febrile children with sickle cell disease
    Daniel C West
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:279-83. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to test whether clinical and hematologic variables commonly used to predict bacteremia in normal young children with fever could accurately predict bacteremia in febrile children with SCD...
  34. doi request reprint Quality of care of children in the emergency department: association with hospital setting and physician training
    Madan Dharmar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 153:783-9. 2008
    ..To investigate differences in the quality of emergency care for children related to differences in hospital setting, physician training, and demographic factors...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal latex agglutination fails to contribute to the microbiologic diagnosis of pretreated children with meningitis
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:786-8. 2004
    ..Clinical decision-making algorithms for the management of pretreated patients at risk for bacterial meningitis should not include latex agglutination testing...
  36. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with adverse outcomes in children with diabetic ketoacidosis-related cerebral edema
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Davis, USA
    J Pediatr 141:793-7. 2002
    ..To investigate the relation between outcomes of children with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA)-related cerebral edema and baseline clinical features and therapeutic interventions for treatment of cerebral edema...
  37. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of a pediatric emergency medicine research network: the PECARN Core Data Project
    Elizabeth R Alpern
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:689-99. 2006
    ..To examine the epidemiology of pediatric patient visits to emergency departments (ED)...
  38. doi request reprint Summary of NIH Medical-Surgical Emergency Research Roundtable held on April 30 to May 1, 2009
    Amy H Kaji
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1000 W Carson Street, Box 21, Torrance, CA 90509 2910, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 56:522-37. 2010
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Revisiting the emergency medicine services for children research agenda: priorities for multicenter research in pediatric emergency care
    Steven Zane Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Morgan Stanley Children s Hospital of New York Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:377-83. 2008
    ..They sought to prioritize PECARN research efforts, to guide investigators planning to conduct research in PECARN, and to describe the creation of a prioritized EMSC research agenda specific for multicenter research...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparison of prediction models for adverse outcome in pediatric meningococcal disease using artificial neural network and logistic regression analyses
    Tran Nguyen
    Department of Pediatrics, Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:687-95. 2002
    ..With larger, more complete databases, and with advanced ANN algorithms, this technology may become increasingly useful for real-time prediction of patient outcome...
  41. 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...
  42. ncbi request reprint Availability of pediatric emergency visit data from existing data sources
    Marc H Gorelick
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Research Institute MHG, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:1195-200. 2005
    ..To determine the availability and completeness of selected data elements from administrative and clinical sources for emergency department (ED) visits in a national pediatric research network...
  43. ncbi request reprint Clinical and demographic factors associated with urinary tract infection in young febrile infants
    Joseph J Zorc
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 116:644-8. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to identify clinical and demographic factors associated with UTI in febrile infants who are < or =60 days of age using a prospective multicenter cohort...
  44. ncbi request reprint Twenty years of emergency medical services for children: a cause for celebration and a call for action
    Steven Krug
    Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 3008, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1089-91. 2005
  45. ncbi request reprint Detection of cerebral {beta}-hydroxy butyrate, acetoacetate, and lactate on proton MR spectroscopy in children with diabetic ketoacidosis
    Sandra L Wootton-Gorges
    Department Radiology, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1286-91. 2005
    ..We used proton MR spectroscopy (MRS) to detect cerebral beta-hydroxy butyrate (betaOHB) and acetone/acetocaetate (AcAc) in children with DKA...
  46. doi request reprint Children with bacterial meningitis presenting to the emergency department during the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine era
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:522-8. 2008
    ..The epidemiology of bacterial meningitis in children in the era of widespread heptavalent conjugate pneumococcal vaccination (PCV7) is unknown...
  47. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis in children in the era of bacterial conjugate vaccines: distinguishing the child with bacterial and aseptic meningitis
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:112-7; quiz 118-20. 2009
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Structure and function of emergency care research networks: strengths, weaknesses, and challenges
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:995-1004. 2009
    ..By leveraging the strengths and addressing the weaknesses, strategies can be adopted to enhance the scientific value and productivity of these networks and give direction to future ECRNs...
  49. ncbi request reprint Development of the capacity necessary to perform and promote knowledge translation research in emergency medicine
    Peter S Dayan
    Department of Pediatrics, The Morgan Stanley Children s Hospital of New York Presbyterian, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:978-83. 2007
    ..Finally, we see the need to further develop and support EM research networks, as these networks will be both the clinical laboratories in which to perform the KT research and the incubators for the development of EM KT research experts...
  50. ncbi request reprint Lack of agreement in pediatric emergency department discharge diagnoses from clinical and administrative data sources
    Marc H Gorelick
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:646-52. 2007
    ..Diagnosis information from existing data sources is used commonly for epidemiologic, administrative, and research purposes. The quality of such data for emergency department (ED) visits is unknown...
  51. ncbi request reprint Child abuse presenting as pseudorenal failure with a history of a bicycle fall
    Jennifer W Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:91-2. 2002
  52. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a multivariable predictive model to distinguish bacterial from aseptic meningitis in children in the post-Haemophilus influenzae era
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 110:712-9. 2002
    ..Children with meningitis are routinely admitted to the hospital and administered broad-spectrum antibiotics pending culture results because distinguishing bacterial meningitis from aseptic meningitis is often difficult...
  53. ncbi request reprint Loss of consciousness and/or amnesia after blunt head trauma in children
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:93-4. 2005
  54. ncbi request reprint Ventilation in pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis--not too much, but not too little
    James P Marcin
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:489-90. 2005
  55. ncbi request reprint A comment on "The risky business of assessing research risk"
    Nicole Glaser
    Am J Bioeth 7:W5-6. 2007
  56. ncbi request reprint DKA-related cerebral edema and intravenous fluid therapy: potential pitfalls of uncontrolled retrospective studies
    Nicole Glaser
    J Pediatr 152:145; author reply 147-9. 2008
  57. ncbi request reprint A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial of dexamethasone for bronchiolitis
    Howard M Corneli
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:331-9. 2007
    ..Corticosteroids are commonly used to treat bronchiolitis, but evidence of their effectiveness is limited...
  58. ncbi request reprint Twenty years of emergency medical services for children--a cause for celebration and a call for action
    Steven Krug
    Acad Emerg Med 12:345-7. 2005
  59. ncbi request reprint Young men were at risk of becoming lost to follow-up in a cohort of head-injured adults
    Phil Edwards
    CRASH trials Co ordinating Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:417-24. 2007
    ..This study is to identify predictors of loss to follow-up among adults with head injury...
  60. ncbi request reprint The evaluation of young febrile children for occult bacteremia: time to reevaluate our approach?
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:855-7. 2002
  61. ncbi request reprint Twenty years of emergency medical services for children: a cause for celebration and a call for action
    Steven Krug
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:223-6. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint A new prognostic scoring system for meningococcal septic shock in children: comparison with three other scoring systems
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Intensive Care Med 29:333; author reply 334. 2003
  63. doi request reprint Sterile cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis in young infants with urinary tract infections
    Samir S Shah
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 153:290-2. 2008
    ..Among patients with urinary tract infections and without traumatic lumbar punctures, sterile cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis was uncommon (0%-8%, depending on the definition) in contrast to earlier studies reporting this association...
  64. ncbi request reprint Derivation of clinical prediction rules to identify children with fractures after twisting injuries of the ankle
    Peter S Dayan
    Children s Hospital of New York Presbyterian, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:736-43. 2004
    ..The authors sought to derive maximally sensitive prediction rules for identifying children with significant fractures after acute twisting injuries to the ankle...
  65. ncbi request reprint Clinical prediction rule for identifying children with cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis at very low risk of bacterial meningitis
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 297:52-60. 2007
    ....
  66. doi request reprint Effect of antibiotic pretreatment on cerebrospinal fluid profiles of children with bacterial meningitis
    Lise E Nigrovic
    Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 122:726-30. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the effect of antibiotic administration before lumbar puncture on cerebrospinal fluid profiles in children with bacterial meningitis...

Research Grants1

  1. Fluid Therapy and Cerebral Injury in Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    NATHAN contact KUPPERMANN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In the proposed study, we plan to compare four different DKA treatment regimens to determine which regimen results in the least risk of brain injury. ..