The American Academy of Pediatrics form for an allergy and anaphylaxis emergency plan.
AAP urges school preparedness for medical emergencies
The AAP recently updated their recommendations urging schools to be prepared for emergency medical situations including seizures, diabetes, allergies/anaphylaxis, mental health, substance use, or asthma.
Over 300 pediatricians submit personal gun violence testimonies to Congressional record
Ahead of the US Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on gun violence prevention, the American Academy of Pediatrics announced the submission of a statement including more than 300 pediatricians sharing their personal testimonies on the subject.
Is cephalexin dosing for uncomplicated UTIs in the ED appropriate?
While antibiotic dosing was correct, therapy duration was frequently inappropriate.
Does the readiness of emergency services impact mortality?
Does readiness to treat pediatric patients in the emergency department lead to less mortality in the year following presentation? An investigation offers answers.
Examining access to pediatric emergency medicine
Access to all forms of health care can be hard to find in rural areas. A new report examines how this impacts pediatric emergency medicine.
Improve discharge safety with a checklist
At the virtual 2021 Pediatric Academic Societies meeting, Niloufar Paydar-Darian, MD, attending physician at Boston Children’s Hospital, presented the results of a quality improvement program with the aim of eliminating serious preventable adverse events linked to discharge.
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