Policy Manual

This Resident Policy Manual is designed to improve the quality of patient care, minimize conflicts, and equalize burdens.

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Pediatric Articles

Bradley JS, Byington CL, Shah SS, Alverson B, Carter ER, Harrison C, Kaplan SL, Mace SE, McCracken GH Jr, Moore MR, St Peter SD, Stockwell JA, Swanson JT; Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. The management of community-acquired pneumonia in infants and children older than 3 months of age: clinical practice guidelines by the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Oct;53(7):e25-76. doi: 10.1093/cid/cir531. Epub 2011 Aug 31. PMID: 21880587; PMCID: PMC7107838.

Subcommittee on Urinary Tract Infection, Steering Committee on Quality Improvement and Management, Roberts KB. Urinary tract infection: clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of the initial UTI in febrile infants and children 2 to 24 months. Pediatrics. 2011 Sep;128(3):595-610. doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-1330. Epub 2011 Aug 28. PMID: 21873693.

Neu J, Walker WA. Necrotizing enterocolitis. N Engl J Med. 2011 Jan 20;364(3):255-64. doi: 10.1056/NEJMra1005408. PMID: 21247316; PMCID: PMC3628622.

Sullivan S, Schanler RJ, Kim JH, Patel AL, Trawöger R, Kiechl-Kohlendorfer U, Chan GM, Blanco CL, Abrams S, Cotten CM, Laroia N, Ehrenkranz RA, Dudell G, Cristofalo EA, Meier P, Lee ML, Rechtman DJ, Lucas A. An exclusively human milk-based diet is associated with a lower rate of necrotizing enterocolitis than a diet of human milk and bovine milk-based products. J Pediatr. 2010 Apr;156(4):562-7.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2009.10.040. Epub 2009 Dec 29. PMID: 20036378.

Oddy WH, Li J, Whitehouse AJ, Zubrick SR, Malacova E. Breastfeeding duration and academic achievement at 10 years. Pediatrics. 2011 Jan;127(1):e137-45. doi: 10.1542/peds.2009-3489. Epub 2010 Dec 20. PMID: 21172993.

Kestenbaum LA, Ebberson J, Zorc JJ, Hodinka RL, Shah SS. Defining cerebrospinal fluid white blood cell count reference values in neonates and young infants. Pediatrics. 2010 Feb;125(2):257-64. doi: 10.1542/peds.2009-1181. Epub 2010 Jan 11. PMID: 20064869; PMCID: PMC3033868.

Byington CL, Kendrick J, Sheng X. Normative cerebrospinal fluid profiles in febrile infants. J Pediatr. 2011 Jan;158(1):130-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2010.07.022. Epub 2010 Sep 6. Erratum in: J Pediatr. 2019 May;208:302. PMID: 20801462; PMCID: PMC2994954.

Chadwick SL, Wilson JW, Levin JE, Martin JM. Cerebrospinal fluid characteristics of infants who present to the emergency department with fever: establishing normal values by week of age. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2011 Apr;30(4):e63-7. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e31820ad2ba. PMID: 21283047.

Chumpitazi BP, Lane MM, Czyzewski DI, Weidler EM, Swank PR, Shulman RJ. Creation and initial evaluation of a Stool Form Scale for children. J Pediatr. 2010 Oct;157(4):594-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2010.04.040. Epub 2010 Jun 17. PMID: 20826285; PMCID: PMC2937014.

Lemanske RF Jr, Mauger DT, Sorkness CA, Jackson DJ, Boehmer SJ, Martinez FD, Strunk RC, Szefler SJ, Zeiger RS, Bacharier LB, Covar RA, Guilbert TW, Larsen G, Morgan WJ, Moss MH, Spahn JD, Taussig LM; Childhood Asthma Research and Education (CARE) Network of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Step-up therapy for children with uncontrolled asthma receiving inhaled corticosteroids. N Engl J Med. 2010 Mar 18;362(11):975-85. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1001278. Epub 2010 Mar 2. PMID: 20197425; PMCID: PMC2989902.

Nelson HS, Weiss ST, Bleecker ER, Yancey SW, Dorinsky PM; SMART Study Group. The Salmeterol Multicenter Asthma Research Trial: a comparison of usual pharmacotherapy for asthma or usual pharmacotherapy plus salmeterol. Chest. 2006 Jan;129(1):15-26. doi: 10.1378/chest.129.1.15. Erratum in: Chest. 2006 May;129(5):1393. PMID: 16424409.

Pallarés-Sanmartín A, Leiro-Fernández V, Cebreiro TL, Botana-Rial M, Fernández-Villar A. Validity and reliability of the Schamroth sign for the diagnosis of clubbing. JAMA. 2010 Jul 14;304(2):159-61. doi: 10.1001/jama.2010.935. PMID: 20628128.

Paul IM, Beiler JS, King TS, Clapp ER, Vallati J, Berlin CM Jr. Vapor rub, petrolatum, and no treatment for children with nocturnal cough and cold symptoms. Pediatrics. 2010 Dec;126(6):1092-9. doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-1601. Epub 2010 Nov 8. PMID: 21059712; PMCID: PMC3600823.

Al-Ansari K, Sakran M, Davidson BL, El Sayyed R, Mahjoub H, Ibrahim K. Nebulized 5% or 3% hypertonic or 0.9% saline for treating acute bronchiolitis in infants. J Pediatr. 2010 Oct;157(4):630-4, 634.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2010.04.074. Epub 2010 Jun 19. PMID: 20646715.

Weiss H, Agimi Y, Steiner C. Youth motorcycle-related hospitalizations and traumatic brain injuries in the United States in 2006. Pediatrics. 2010 Dec;126(6):1141-8. doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-0271. Epub 2010 Nov 15. PMID: 21078737.

Kuppermann N, Holmes JF, Dayan PS, Hoyle JD Jr, Atabaki SM, Holubkov R, Nadel FM, Monroe D, Stanley RM, Borgialli DA, Badawy MK, Schunk JE, Quayle KS, Mahajan P, Lichenstein R, Lillis KA, Tunik MG, Jacobs ES, Callahan JM, Gorelick MH, Glass TF, Lee LK, Bachman MC, Cooper A, Powell EC, Gerardi MJ, Melville KA, Muizelaar JP, Wisner DH, Zuspan SJ, Dean JM, Wootton-Gorges SL; Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN). Identification of children at very low risk of clinically-important brain injuries after head trauma: a prospective cohort study. Lancet. 2009 Oct 3;374(9696):1160-70. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61558-0. Epub 2009 Sep 14. Erratum in: Lancet. 2014 Jan 25;383(9914):308. PMID: 19758692.

Guenther E, Powers A, Srivastava R, Bonkowsky JL. Abusive head trauma in children presenting with an apparent life-threatening event. J Pediatr. 2010 Nov;157(5):821-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2010.04.072. Epub 2010 Jun 17. PMID: 20955853.

Thackeray JD, Scribano PV, Lindberg DM. Yield of retinal examination in suspected physical abuse with normal neuroimaging. Pediatrics. 2010 May;125(5):e1066-71. doi: 10.1542/peds.2009-2184. Epub 2010 Apr 12. PMID: 20385633.


=Duffy SO, Squires J, Fromkin JB, Berger RP. Use of skeletal surveys to evaluate for physical abuse: analysis of 703 consecutive skeletal surveys. Pediatrics. 2011 Jan;127(1):e47-52. doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-0298. Epub 2010 Dec 13. PMID: 21149429; PMCID: PMC4466842.

Ogata S, Ogihara Y, Honda T, Kon S, Akiyama K, Ishii M. Corticosteroid pulse combination therapy for refractory Kawasaki disease: a randomized trial. Pediatrics. 2012 Jan;129(1):e17-23. doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-0148. Epub 2011 Dec 5. PMID: 22144699.

Silbergleit R, Durkalski V, Lowenstein D, Conwit R, Pancioli A, Palesch Y, Barsan W; NETT Investigators. Intramuscular versus intravenous therapy for prehospital status epilepticus. N Engl J Med. 2012 Feb 16;366(7):591-600. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1107494. PMID: 22335736; PMCID: PMC3307101.

Halstead S, Roosevelt G, Deakyne S, Bajaj L. Discharged on supplemental oxygen from an emergency department in patients with bronchiolitis. Pediatrics. 2012 Mar;129(3):e605-10. doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-0889. Epub 2012 Feb 13. PMID: 22331343.