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The purpose of this study was to compare the midfacial fracture patterns and management approaches between pediatric and adult patients.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: The Journal of craniofacial surgery
Femoral shaft fractures in children are common in low and middle income countries. In high-income countries, patient age, fracture pattern, associated injuries, child/family socioeconomic status, and ...
Pedestrian trauma due to motor vehicle crashes can be especially destructive to the pediatric population as the facial skeleton is immature and developing. Almost half of crashes resulting in pedestri...
Skull fractures are common after blunt pediatric head trauma. CSF leaks are a rare but serious complication of skull fractures; however, little evidence exists on the risk of developing a CSF leak fol...
While instrumented stabilization of pediatric atlanto-occipital dislocation (AOD) has been described in the literature, there is little evidence regarding instrumentation techniques in pediatric patie...
Surgeon-specific variations in pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) cannulation technique are not well characterized. Advances in technology have led to changing techniques with no for...
The purpose of this study is to compare the early postoperative radiologic and clinical outcomes of pediatric hip plate and cannulated screw fixation in pediatric femoral neck fracture (De...
Distal forearm fractures are amongst the most frequently encountered orthopedic injuries in the pediatric emergency department (ED). Immediate closed manipulation and cast immobilization, ...
There are multiple retrospective studies detailing the use of etomidate in pediatric procedural sedation but few to no prospective clinical trials. None have compared etomidate to ketamin...
The overarching objective is to ultimately develop new evidence-based treatment guidelines for invasive fungal infections in children. To accomplish that, this protocol will focus on two ...
Clavicle fractures in children are common. Typical treatment includes nonoperative treatment with a sling. Operative treatment is usually limited to open, unstable, fractures with either e...
Registered nurses with graduate degrees in nursing who provide care to pediatric patients who are acutely or critically ill.
The administration of medication or fluid through a needle directly into the bone marrow. The technique is especially useful in the management of pediatric emergencies when intravenous access to the systemic circulation is difficult.
BODY MASS INDEX in children (ages 2-12) and in adolescents (ages 13-18) that is grossly above the recommended cut-off for a specific age and sex. For infants less than 2 years of age, obesity is determined based on standard weight-for-length percentile measures.
Qualified nursing professionals specializing in the care of children from birth to adolescence.
Persons academically trained to provide medical care, under the supervision of a physician, to infants and children.
Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...
Osteoporosis is a disease in which the bones become extremely porous, are subject to fracture, and heal slowly, occurring especially in women following menopause and often leading to curvature of the spine from vertebral collapse. Follow and track&n...