Risk Management Pitfalls for Management of Potentially Trafficked Pediatric Patients 

Our recent issue Human Trafficking of Children and Adolescents: Recognition and Response in the Emergency Department reviews…

Test Your Knowledge: Human Trafficking of Children and Adolescents

Labor and sex trafficking impact children of all ages, genders, and nationalities. Trafficked patients present to…

Toxidromes

US Poison Control Center Hotline 1-800-222-1222 Five commonly encountered toxidromes (toxicology syndromes) are described below along…

Pediatric Patients with Lead Poisoning – Clinical Pathway

Our recent issue Lead Poisoning in Children: Emergency Department Recognition and Management will prepare the emergency clinician to…

Test Your Knowledge: Ultrasound-Guided Pediatric Nerve Blocks in the ED

Analgesia in pediatric patients is critical for minimizing discomfort and maximizing satisfaction for both the patients…

Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is caused by Borrelia spirochete species. In North America, Borrelia burgdorferi is the primary pathogen. In Europe…

Bronchiolitis

Bronchiolitis is the most common lower respiratory tract infection in infants and young children aged <…

Lead Poisoning

Why do we care? The April, 2022 Peds EMP Article is on the topic of Lead…

What’s Your Diagnosis? Lead Poisoning in Children

Welcome to this month’s What’s Your Diagnosis Challenge! But before we begin, check to see if…