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13 Am J Emerg Med
4 Chest
5 Crit Care Med
13 J Emerg Med
1 J Obstet Gynaecol
1 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
1 N Engl J Med
16 Pediatr Emerg Care
1 Pediatrics
2 PLoS One
33 Resuscitation

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    Am J Emerg Med

  1. BORNSTEIN K, Long B, Porta AD, Weinberg G, et al
    After a century, Epinephrine's role in cardiac arrest resuscitation remains controversial.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:168-172.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  2. BAROUTJIAN A, McKenney M, Elkbuli A
    The impact on outcomes of the ACS committee on trauma delayed trauma center verifications secondary to COVID19.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:219-220.

  3. OUELLETTE L, Brown A, Nikroo N, Yassin S, et al
    Suture removal by emergency department patients.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:238-239.

  4. HUECKER MR, Shreffler J, Ferguson B
    Sleep deprivation hormesis: The shift that doesn't kill you makes you stronger.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:223-224.

  5. CHEE-HOW EL, Acquisto NM, Iuppa Melaragno J, Kokanovich K, et al
    Emergency department analgesia in patients with traumatic injuries on outpatient buprenorphine.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:243-244.

  6. O'CONNELL F, Ong J, Donelan C, Pourmand A, et al
    Emergency department approach to gastric tube complications and review of the literature.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:259.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. ZHANG L, Liu L, Lin C, Wang X, et al
    Early initiation of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in emergency department to rescue severe diffuse alveolar hemorrhage.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:250.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  8. WINTERS ME, Hu K, Martinez JP, Mallemat H, et al
    The critical care literature 2019.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:197-206.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. SCHEVING WL, Froehler M, Hart K, McNaughton CD, et al
    Inter-facility transfer for patients with acute large vessel occlusion stroke receiving mechanical thrombectomy.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2020 Sep 22. pii: S0735-6757(20)30836.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. BRIDWELL RE, Willis GC, Gottlieb M, Koyfman A, et al
    Decompensated hypothyroidism: A review for the emergency clinician.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:207-212.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. FAVRE PA, de Molliens L, Petit L, Biais M, et al
    May the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio at admission predict the occurrence and the severity of ARDS after blunt chest trauma patients? A retrospective study.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:137-142.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. VANWULPEN M, Wolfskeil M, Duchatelet C, Hachimi-Idrissi S, et al
    Do manual chest compressions provide substantial ventilation during prehospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation?
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:129-131.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. SAHU AK, Suresh S, Mathew R, Aggarwal P, et al
    Impact of personal protective equipment on the effectiveness of chest compression - A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Am J Emerg Med. 2021;39:190-196.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  14. SCOTT JA, Heard SO, Zayaruzny M, Walz JM, et al
    Airway Management in Critical Illness: An Update.
    Chest. 2020;157:877-887.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. KUT C, Sabath BF
    A 55-Year-Old Man With Cough and Hematochezia.
    Chest. 2020;157:e121-e125.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. SHAH R, Ullah KI, Patail H, Ahmad S, et al
    A Man in His 70s With Hypotension and Increasing Abdominal Distension.
    Chest. 2020;157:e137-e139.

  17. ZANATTA M, Kaminstein D, Cianci V, Altissimo D, et al
    A 32-Year-Old Man Affected by HIV With Fever, Dyspnea, and a Rapid Evolution Toward Multiorgan Failure.
    Chest. 2020;157:e141-e144.


  18. VENUS K, Munshi L, Fralick M

    CMAJ. 2021;193:E186-E192.

    Crit Care Med

  19. ROSENQVIST M, Bengtsson-Toni M, Tham J, Lanbeck P, et al
    Improved Outcomes After Regional Implementation of Sepsis Alert: A Novel Triage Model.
    Crit Care Med. 2020;48:484-490.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  20. FLANNERY AH, Moss M
    Rescue Neuromuscular Blockade in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Should Not Be Flat Dose.
    Crit Care Med. 2020;48:588-590.

  21. CO I, Hyzy RC
    Rescue Neuromuscular Blockade in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Should Be Flat Dose.
    Crit Care Med. 2020;48:591-593.

  22. SCHEFOLD JC, Gerber JL, Angehrn MC, Muller M, et al
    Renal Function-Adjusted D-Dimer Levels in Critically Ill Patients With Suspected Thromboembolism.
    Crit Care Med. 2020;48:e270-e276.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. WOLLBORN J, Steiger C, Doostkam S, Schallner N, et al
    Carbon Monoxide Exerts Functional Neuroprotection After Cardiac Arrest Using Extracorporeal Resuscitation in Pigs.
    Crit Care Med. 2020;48:e299-e307.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Emerg Med

  24. RAVI C, Glass NE, Josyabhatla R, Monteiro I, et al
    A Rare Cause of Septic Shock in the Emergency Department in an Intellectually-Disabled Child.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e79-e82.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. WANG RN, Naraghi L
    Oculomotor Nerve Palsy in the Emergency Department: A Complication of Epidural Injection.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e67-e69.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. LAI YN, Yu CJ, Chung JY
    A Case of Right Renal Arteriovenous Malformation Mimicking the Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection in the Emergency Department.
    J Emerg Med. 2019 Nov 27. pii: S0736-4679(19)30848.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. LIBERMAN T, Roofeh R, Sohn N, Brave M, et al
    The GAP-ED Project: Improving Care for Elderly Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:191-197.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  28. THEOPHANOUS RG, Limkakeng AT, Broder JS
    Duplicated or Ectopic Renal Collecting System in Two Adult Emergency Department Patients.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e59-e61.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. DAGHER GA, Lewandowski C, Ali SS, Barsky C, et al
    The International Medical Graduate and Emergency Medicine.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e99-e104.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. RITCHEY P, Cydulka RK, Weizberg M, Crisan A, et al
    What If I Do Not Match? Scrambling for a Spot and Going Outside the Match.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e105-e107.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  31. OFFENBACHER J, Menko J, Lukovic S, Tarr M, et al
    Altered Mental Status as the Primary Presentation of Intussusception in a 3-Month-Old Child Diagnosed by Point-Of-Care Ultrasonography.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e87-e91.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  32. COHEN A, Jersey A, Nelson M
    Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasound to Facilitate Guidance and Intrauterine Placement of a Foley Urinary Catheter to Tamponade Life-Threatening Postprocedure Hemorrhage Caused by Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e75-e78.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. VALIUDDIN H, Alam A, Calice M, Boehm K, et al
    Utility of INR For Prediction of Delayed Intracranial Hemorrhage Among Warfarin Users with Head Injury.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:183-190.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. BYRNE B, Tillman R, Johansson M
    Laryngeal Fracture After a Stifled Sneeze: A Case Report.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:e97-e98.

  35. JABER WA, Kabrhel C, Rosenfield K, Tu T, et al
    Percutaneous Thrombectomy in Emergency Department Patients with Pulmonary Embolism: The FLARE ED Sub-study.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:175-182.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. REITER M, Allen BW
    The Emergency Medicine Workforce: Shortage Resolving, Future Surplus Expected.
    J Emerg Med. 2020;58:198-202.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Obstet Gynaecol

  37. ANUWUTNAVIN S, Kitnithee B, Chanprapaph P, Heamar S, et al
    Comparison of maternal and perinatal morbidity between elective and emergency caesarean section in singleton-term breech presentation.
    J Obstet Gynaecol. 2020;40:500-506.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  38. GRANT MC
    Reply: Splitting over lumping in mechanical support for acute respiratory distress syndrome.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021;161:e214-e215.

    N Engl J Med

  39. PAN H, Peto R, Henao-Restrepo AM, Preziosi MP, et al
    Repurposed Antiviral Drugs for Covid-19 - Interim WHO Solidarity Trial Results.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 2. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2023184.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Pediatr Emerg Care

  40. BAGWELL T, Hollingsworth A, Thompson T, Abramo T, et al
    Management of Croup in the Emergency Department: The Role of Multidose Nebulized Epinephrine.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e387-e392.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  41. BARATA IA, Akerman M, Mahmooth Z, Bradburn K, et al
    Characteristics of Pediatric Patient Transferred From Hospital-Based General Emergency Departments to Acute-Care Facilities: An Analysis of the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Nationwide Emergency Department Sample.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:309-311.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. KALAICHANDRAN A, Barrowman N, Chan J, Toupin-April K, et al
    Use of Complementary Health Approaches for Acute Complaints Presenting to the Emergency Department.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e378-e382.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  43. KLUCKA J, Jurencak T, Stourac P, Vit P, et al
    Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Due to Ventricular Fibrillation in a 5-Year-Old Pediatric Patient.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e405-e407.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  44. DESPAIN AW, Chapman J, Shaukat H
    Oculocardiac Reflex in a Pediatric Trauma Patient.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e399-e401.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. BARSTOW L, Herman E, Phillips H, Maloney P, et al
    Assessment of Emergency Department Antibiotic Discharge Prescription Dosing Errors for Pediatric Patients in a Community Hospital Health System.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e393-e396.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  46. WEISMAN J, Chase A, Badolato GM, Teach SJ, et al
    Adolescent Sexual Behavior and Emergency Department Use.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e383-e386.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  47. DONOGHUE A, Abbadessa MK, Hsieh TC, Frankenberger W, et al
    How Much Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Does a Pediatric Emergency Provider Perform in 1 Year? A Video-Based Analysis.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:327-331.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  48. WHITE K, Truong L, Aaron K, Mushtaq N, et al
    The Incidence and Etiology of Previously Undiagnosed Hypoglycemic Disorders in the Emergency Department.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:322-326.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  49. BERKOWITZ D, Simpson J, Cohen JS, Kadakia A, et al
    Implementing Paper Documentation During an Influenza Surge in a Pediatric Emergency Department.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2021;37:126-130.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  50. LITTMAN AR, Janssen KM, Tong L, Wu H, et al
    Did COVID-19 Affect Time to Presentation in the Setting of Pediatric Testicular Torsion?
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2021;37:123-125.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  51. GERBER N, Iyer S, Parra DM, Legano L, et al
    Intentional Asphyxiation Using Baby Wipes: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e397-e398.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  52. VALLE ALONSO J, Ruffino G, Hurdidge E
    Abdominal Pain in a Young Female Adolescent: Point-of-Care Ultrasound Added Value.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:355-357.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  53. ZINNS LE, Welch-Horan TB, Moore TA, Ades A, et al
    Implementation of an Innovative, Multiunit, Postevent Debriefing Program in a Children's Hospital.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:345-346.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  54. VAN CAMP PJ, Kirkendall ES, Hagedorn PA, Minich T, et al
    Feedback at the Point of Care to Decrease Medication Alert Rates in an Electronic Health Record.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e417-e422.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  55. DREISINGER N, Nahn J
    Health Equity Demands Health Literacy: Ethics in the Pediatric Emergency Department.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020;36:e414-e416.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  56. BAUTISTA-RODRIGUEZ C, Sanchez-de-Toledo J, Clark BC, Herberg J, et al
    Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children: An International Survey.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  57. ONG SWX, Hui TCH, Lee YS, Haja Mohideen SM, et al
    High-risk chest radiographic features associated with COVID-19 disease severity.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245518.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  58. HIRABAYASHI G, Saito M, Terayama S, Akihisa Y, et al
    Lung-protective properties of expiratory flow-initiated pressure-controlled inverse ratio ventilation: A randomised controlled trial.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0243971.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  59. CONE DC, Burns K, Maciejewski K, Dziura J, et al
    Sudden cardiac arrest survival in HEARTSafe communities.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:13-18.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  60. JOHNSSON J, Wahlstrom J, Dankiewicz J, Annborn M, et al
    Functional outcomes associated with varying levels of targeted temperature management after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest - An INTCAR2 registry analysis.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:229-236.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  61. BIRKUN A
    Updating the International Classification of Diseases: A potential way towards improving accountability and surveillance of cardiac arrest worldwide.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:1-2.

  62. ASKEN MJ, Kochert E, Wyatt A, Papachristou L, et al
    Calm amidst storm: Psychological skills and mindset training for maximizing performance in medical emergencies.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:32-33.

  63. ECKER H, Lindacher F, Dressen J, Wingen S, et al
    Accuracy of automatic geolocalization of smartphone location during emergency calls - A pilot study.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:5-12.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  64. KIMMOUN A, Cariou A, Gayat E, Feliot E, et al
    One-year outcome of patients admitted after cardiac arrest compared to other causes of ICU admission. An ancillary analysis of the observational prospective and multicentric FROG-ICU study.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:237-246.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  65. TAY PJM, Pek PP, Fan Q, Ng YY, et al
    Effectiveness of a community based out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) interventional bundle: Results of a pilot study.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:220-228.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  66. LAGEDAL R, Elfwen L, Jonsson M, Lindgren E, et al
    Coronary angiographic findings after cardiac arrest in relation to ECG and comorbidity.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:213-219.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  67. KEARNEY J, Dyson K, Andrew E, Bernard S, et al
    Factors associated with return to work among survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:203-212.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  68. CONSIDINE J, Gazmuri RJ, Perkins GD, Kudenchuk PJ, et al
    Chest compression components (rate, depth, chest wall recoil and leaning): A scoping review.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:188-202.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  69. VON VOPELIUS-FELDT J, Morris RW, Benger J
    The effect of prehospital critical care on survival following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A prospective observational study.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:178-187.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  70. HIFUMI T, Inoue A, Kokubu N, Hase M, et al
    Association between rewarming duration and neurological outcome in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients receiving therapeutic hypothermia.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:170-177.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  71. SCQUIZZATO T, Landoni G, Carenzo L, Forti A, et al
    A smartphone application with augmented reality for estimating weight in critically ill paediatric patients.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:3-4.

  72. DERKENNE C, Jost D, Thabouillot O, Briche F, et al
    Improving emergency call detection of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrests in the Greater Paris area: Efficiency of a global system with a new method of detection.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:34-42.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  73. HREINSSON JP, Thorvaldsson AP, Magnusson V, Fridriksson BT, et al
    Identifying out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients with no chance of survival: An independent validation of prediction rules.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:19-25.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  74. CHAE MK, Lee SE, Min YG, Park EJ, et al
    Initial serum cholesterol level as a potential marker for post cardiac arrest patient outcomes.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:50-55.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  75. SAVARY D, Drennan IR, Badat B, Grieco DL, et al
    Gastric insufflation during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: A study in human cadavers.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:111-117.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  76. GEORGE N, Thai TN, Chan PS, Ebell MH, et al
    Predicting the probability of survival with mild or moderate neurological dysfunction after in-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest: The GO-FAR 2 score.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:162-169.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  77. ZOTZMANN V, Rilinger J, Lang CN, Duerschmied D, et al
    Early full-body computed tomography in patients after extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (eCPR).
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:149-154.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  78. ORLOB S, Auinger D, Wittig J, Prause G, et al
    Googles' live View - A potential tool to foster early defibrillation by layperson.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:161.

  79. GOTTLIEB M, Dyer S, Peksa GD
    Beta-blockade for the treatment of cardiac arrest due to ventricular fibrillation or pulseless ventricular tachycardia: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Resuscitation. 2019 Nov 29. pii: S0300-9572(19)30710.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  80. WONG J, Duane PG, Ingraham NE
    A case series of patients who were do not resuscitate but underwent cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:145-146.

  81. WANG CH, Chang WT, Huang CH, Tsai MS, et al
    Associations between intra-arrest blood glucose level and outcomes of adult in-hospital cardiac arrest: A 10-year retrospective cohort study.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:103-110.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  82. FERNANDO SM, McIsaac DI, Rochwerg B, Cook DJ, et al
    Frailty and associated outcomes and resource utilization following in-hospital cardiac arrest.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:138-144.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  83. GRIFFIS H, Wu L, Naim MY, Bradley R, et al
    Characteristics and outcomes of AED use in pediatric cardiac arrest in public settings: The influence of neighborhood characteristics.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:126-131.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  84. MURPHY MC, McCarthy LK, O'Donnell CPF
    Counting the heart rate in preterm newborns: Does clinical assessment predict the pulse oximeter?
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:64-65.

  85. NWANNE T, Jarvis J, Barton D, Donnelly JP, et al
    Advanced airway management success rates in a national cohort of emergency medical services agencies.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:43-49.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  86. HUANG SK, Chen CY, Shih HM, Weng SJ, et al
    Dispatcher-assisted cardiopulmonary resuscitation: Differential effects of landline, Mobile, and transferred calls.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:96-102.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  87. ESANGBEDO I, Yu P, Raymond T, Niles DE, et al
    Pediatric in-hospital CPR quality at night and on weekends.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:56-63.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  88. SEEWALD S, Wnent J, Lefering R, Fischer M, et al
    CaRdiac Arrest Survival Score (CRASS) - A tool to predict good neurological outcome after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:66-73.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  89. PANCHAL AR, Norton G, Gibbons E, Buehler J, et al
    Low dose- high frequency, case based psychomotor CPR training improves compression fraction for patients with in-hospital cardiac arrest.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:26-31.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  90. BARTLETT ES, Valenzuela T, Idris A, Deye N, et al
    Systematic review and meta-analysis of intravascular temperature management vs. surface cooling in comatose patients resuscitated from cardiac arrest.
    Resuscitation. 2020;146:82-95.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  91. JAGUSZEWSKI MJ, Szarpak L, Filipiak KJ
    Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survival rate.
    Resuscitation. 2021;159:40-41.

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