Sharon R Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of the pulmonary score: an asthma severity score for children
    Sharon R Smith
    Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, MO 63110, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:99-104. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Parental impressions of the benefits (pros) and barriers (cons) of follow-up care after an acute emergency department visit for children with asthma
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 110:323-30. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Recruitment into a long-term pediatric asthma study during emergency department visits
    Sharon R Smith
    Divisions of Emergency Medicine and Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1077, USA
    J Asthma 41:477-84. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Asthma coaching in the pediatric emergency department
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:835-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Refinement of an instrument to evaluate parental attitudes about follow-up care after an acute emergency department visit for asthma
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Asthma 42:587-92. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Home use of albuterol for asthma exacerbations
    Jane M Garbutt
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:504-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving follow-up for children with asthma after an acute Emergency Department visit
    Sharon R Smith
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr 145:772-7. 2004
  8. pmc Acute asthma management by a pediatric after-hours call center
    Kyle A Nelson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:538-45. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationship between pediatric primary provider visits and acute asthma ED visits
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:1041-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood overweight increases hospital admission rates for asthma
    Christopher L Carroll
    Department of Pediatrics, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, 282 Washington St, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
    Pediatrics 120:734-40. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of the pulmonary score: an asthma severity score for children
    Sharon R Smith
    Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, MO 63110, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:99-104. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to begin validation trials of the PS by comparing it with the peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Parental impressions of the benefits (pros) and barriers (cons) of follow-up care after an acute emergency department visit for children with asthma
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 110:323-30. 2002
    ..Follow-up care after ED visits is infrequent. We developed and evaluated an instrument that describes the parental benefits (pros) and barriers (cons) of obtaining follow-up care for interventions to promote follow-up...
  3. ncbi request reprint Recruitment into a long-term pediatric asthma study during emergency department visits
    Sharon R Smith
    Divisions of Emergency Medicine and Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1077, USA
    J Asthma 41:477-84. 2004
    ..The purpose of this manuscript is to describe the recruitment process and the results of our recruitment in soliciting children and their parents to participate in an ED-based asthma research study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Asthma coaching in the pediatric emergency department
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:835-9. 2006
    ..The authors performed a randomized, controlled trial of an intervention combining asthma coaching during an emergency department (ED) visit for asthma, and monetary incentive to improve follow-up with primary care providers (PCP)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Refinement of an instrument to evaluate parental attitudes about follow-up care after an acute emergency department visit for asthma
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Asthma 42:587-92. 2005
    ..Prompt follow-up after emergency department (ED) care for asthma allows the primary care provider (PCP) and family to review factors that led to the ED visit, update current care plans, and plan for prevention of future exacerbations...
  6. doi request reprint Home use of albuterol for asthma exacerbations
    Jane M Garbutt
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:504-9. 2009
    ..Yet, ED visits for asthma are frequent and often occur several days after onset of increased symptoms, particularly for children from low-income, urban neighborhoods...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving follow-up for children with asthma after an acute Emergency Department visit
    Sharon R Smith
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr 145:772-7. 2004
    ..To improve follow-up with primary care providers after acute Emergency Department (ED) asthma visits for children from low-income urban families...
  8. pmc Acute asthma management by a pediatric after-hours call center
    Kyle A Nelson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:538-45. 2009
    ..This protocol may also be successful in other locations and may improve outcomes, such as reduction in ED visits...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationship between pediatric primary provider visits and acute asthma ED visits
    Sharon R Smith
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:1041-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the relationship between primary care provider visits and emergency department (ED) asthma visits for urban, minority children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood overweight increases hospital admission rates for asthma
    Christopher L Carroll
    Department of Pediatrics, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, 282 Washington St, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
    Pediatrics 120:734-40. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that overweight children who presented to the emergency department with asthma exacerbations were more likely to be admitted to the hospital than nonoverweight children...
  11. doi request reprint Pilot study of oral montelukast added to standard therapy for acute asthma exacerbations in children aged 6 to 14 years
    Kyle A Nelson
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:21-7. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint A prospective multicenter study of patient factors associated with hospital admission from the emergency department among children with acute asthma
    Charles V Pollack
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, 800 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:934-40. 2002
    ..Recent studies show that objective measures such as peak flow rates are strongly associated with asthma admission among adults...
  13. ncbi request reprint Endotracheal intubation and pediatric status asthmaticus: site of original care affects treatment
    Christopher L Carroll
    Pediatric Critical Care, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, Hartford, CT, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:91-5. 2007
    ..Our hypothesis was that children who sought care at community hospitals received less aggressive treatment and more frequent intubation than children who sought care at a children's hospital...