Melissa L Langhan

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Physiologic monitoring practices during pediatric procedural sedation: a report from the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:990-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Improving detection by pediatric residents of endotracheal tube dislodgement with capnography: a randomized controlled trial
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Pediatr 160:1009-14.e1. 2012
  3. pmc A randomized controlled trial of capnography in the correction of simulated endotracheal tube dislodgement
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:590-6. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Availability and clinical utilization of capnography in the prehospital setting
    Melissa Langhan
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Conn Med 75:197-201. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Detection of hypoventilation by capnography and its association with hypoxia in children undergoing sedation with ketamine
    Melissa L Langhan
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:394-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Continuous end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring in pediatric intensive care units
    Melissa Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Crit Care 24:227-30. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Portable spirometry during acute exacerbations of asthma in children
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Asthma 46:122-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The 2007-2008 photo competition award winner: Melissa Langhan, MD: A painful scalp rash: cutaneous myiasis secondary to new world screwworm
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:502-4. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Quantitative end-tidal carbon dioxide in acute exacerbations of asthma
    Melissa L Langhan
    Yale University School of Medicine and the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale New Haven Children s Hospital, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pediatr 152:829-32. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Current utilization of continuous end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring in pediatric emergency departments
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:211-3. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Physiologic monitoring practices during pediatric procedural sedation: a report from the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:990-8. 2012
    ..DESIGN This was a prospective, observational study from September 1, 2007, through March 31, 2011...
  2. doi request reprint Improving detection by pediatric residents of endotracheal tube dislodgement with capnography: a randomized controlled trial
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Pediatr 160:1009-14.e1. 2012
    ..The authors sought to determine if capnography could improve time to correction of a simulated endotracheal tube (ETT) dislodgement by pediatric residents...
  3. pmc A randomized controlled trial of capnography in the correction of simulated endotracheal tube dislodgement
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:590-6. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine through simulation if capnography decreases time to correction of dislodged ETTs during the transport of intubated patients, in comparison to standard monitoring...
  4. ncbi request reprint Availability and clinical utilization of capnography in the prehospital setting
    Melissa Langhan
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Conn Med 75:197-201. 2011
    ..Prehospital providers are using this monitoring device increasingly in the field for critically ill patients. However, it's use could still be increased in other clinical situations...
  5. doi request reprint Detection of hypoventilation by capnography and its association with hypoxia in children undergoing sedation with ketamine
    Melissa L Langhan
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:394-7. 2011
    ..Our goal was to determine the frequency of hypopneic hypoventilation and its association with hypoxia in children undergoing sedation with ketamine...
  6. doi request reprint Continuous end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring in pediatric intensive care units
    Melissa Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Crit Care 24:227-30. 2009
    ..This study was designed to explore the current availability and utilization patterns for continuous ETCO(2) monitoring in pediatric intensive care units...
  7. doi request reprint Portable spirometry during acute exacerbations of asthma in children
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Asthma 46:122-5. 2009
    ..This is a pilot study to evaluate whether portable spirometry can be successfully performed by children in the pediatric emergency department for acute exacerbations of asthma...
  8. doi request reprint The 2007-2008 photo competition award winner: Melissa Langhan, MD: A painful scalp rash: cutaneous myiasis secondary to new world screwworm
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:502-4. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Quantitative end-tidal carbon dioxide in acute exacerbations of asthma
    Melissa L Langhan
    Yale University School of Medicine and the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale New Haven Children s Hospital, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pediatr 152:829-32. 2008
    ..We also hypothesize that ETCO(2) can be successfully performed in all groups in the setting of a pediatric emergency department...
  10. doi request reprint Current utilization of continuous end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring in pediatric emergency departments
    Melissa L Langhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:211-3. 2008
    ..This study was designed to explore the current availability and utilization patterns for continuous ETCO2 monitoring in pediatric emergency departments...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clostridial myonecrosis in an adolescent male
    Melissa Langhan
    Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Yale New Haven Children s Hospital, New Haven, CT 06851, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e735-7. 2005
    ..It is usually seen in elderly and immunocompromised patients. Here we report a case of clostridial myonecrosis in an adolescent male...
  12. doi request reprint Use of emergency ultrasound in the diagnostic evaluation of an infant with vomiting
    Michelle J Alletag
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:986-9. 2011
    ..Our case describes an infant who presented to the emergency department with vomiting, in whom an emergency ultrasound evaluation led to timely diagnosis and intervention of an unanticipated condition...
  13. pmc Diagnosis of intussusception by physician novice sonographers in the emergency department
    Antonio Riera
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 60:264-8. 2012
    ..We investigate the performance characteristics of bedside emergency department (ED) ultrasonography by nonradiologist physician sonographers in the diagnosis of ileocolic intussusception in children...