Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
- Sudden cardiac arrests, automated external defibrillators, and medical emergency response plans in Tennessee high schoolsMark L Meredith
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 29:352-6. 2013..The objective of this study was to determine the incidence of SCA and the prevalence of AEDs and MERPs in Tennessee high schools...
- Clear the fog: the challenges of altered mental status in childrenMark Meredith
Monroe Carrel Jr Children s Hospital, Vanderbilt
JEMS 37:56-61; quiz 61. 2012..An IV is established, and a glucose check is administered, revealing a blood sugar of 95. The patient will only respond to deep, sternal rub...
- Child abuse: discovering the horrifying truthLee Blair
Monroe Carrel Jr Children s Hospital, USA
JEMS 36:62-7; quiz 68. 2011..The ED staff suspects this patient is a victim of child maltreatment, so the proper authorities are notified. During the investigation, the mother admits to abusing the child...