Emergency Medicine

Impact of COVID-19 on fracture rates

June 12, 2020

Fractures are a fact of life for many children, but the COVID-19 pandemic has altered the activities of many children. A new report investigates the impact of the pandemic on the incidence of fractures.

Financial incentive program for providers reduces pediatric ED visits

July 04, 2019

A physician incentive program (PIP) that provides primary care providers (PCPs) with bonuses tied to specific goals to decrease pediatric emergency department (ED) use significantly decreases such visits, according to a retrospective analysis involving 1376 PCPs who participated in the PIP.

10 ways to control infection (VIDEO)

November 28, 2017

For Contemporary Pediatrics, Dr Bobby Lazzara discusses a recent statement published in Pediatrics that discussed key ways to prevent and control infection in ambulatory settings.

Allergy and anaphylaxis emergency plan form

August 01, 2017

The American Academy of Pediatrics form for an allergy and anaphylaxis emergency plan.