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Atrial fibrillation without cardiac anomaly in a 9-year-old child

Bang MH, Kim SH

  • Pediatr Emerg Med J.
  • 2018 Dec;5(2):67-71.
  • doi: 10.22470/pemj.2018.00248
Atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common chronic arrhythmia in adults, is rarely reported in children. Moreover, most of the previously reported children with AF have comorbidities, such as structural heart...
Subcutaneous emphysema and pneumomediastinum during dental treatment

Ko SY, Lee JH

  • Pediatr Emerg Med J.
  • 2018 Dec;5(2):62-66.
  • doi: 10.22470/pemj.2018.00241
Subcutaneous emphysema is a rare complication of maxillofacial and dental surgery, and may be life-threatening because it can rapidly spread to the scalp, neck, and chest. We report a case...
Development of a clinical scoring system for appendicitis in children with presumed appendicitis

Chung SH, Jung JH, Kwak YH, Kim DK, Jung JY, Lee JH, Kwon H, Park JW

  • Pediatr Emerg Med J.
  • 2018 Dec;5(2):54-61.
  • doi: 10.22470/pemj.2018.00255
PURPOSE: To develop a clinical scoring system for children with presumed appendicitis who visit the emergency department. METHODS: A registry based-retrospective study was conducted in the pediatric emergency department between September...
Factors associated with hospitalization via emergency department in children with acute bronchiolitis

Lee TK, Kyong YY, Woo SH, Park JT, Oh YM, Jung HH, Choi SM

  • Pediatr Emerg Med J.
  • 2018 Dec;5(2):49-53.
  • doi: 10.22470/pemj.2018.00234
PURPOSE: In infants and young children, acute bronchiolitis is a leading cause of hospitalization via emergency departments (EDs). We aimed to investigate factors associated with hospitalization via ED in children...
Changes in intravenous hydration frequency and emergency department length of stay after implementation of oral ondansetron therapy in children with dehydration due to acute gastroenteritis

Kwon SK, Yang HW, Chae MK, Ko Y, Kwak JR, Lee JS

  • Pediatr Emerg Med J.
  • 2018 Dec;5(2):44-48.
  • doi: 10.22470/pemj.2018.00269
PURPOSE: Oral ondansetron is a safe and effective antiemetic drug to facilitate oral rehydration therapy in acute gastroenteritis (AGE) with mild dehydration. We investigated the effect of oral ondansetron therapy...
Management of abdominal pain in pediatric emergency departments

Ryoo E

  • Pediatr Emerg Med J.
  • 2018 Dec;5(2):38-43.
  • doi: 10.22470/pemj.2018.00311
Abdominal pain is one of the common complaints among children who visit pediatric emergency departments (PEDs), but aggressive management has been proven insufficient. Physicians working at PEDs must know the...
Procedural sedation and analgesia in pediatric emergency department

Kim DK

  • Pediatr Emerg Med J.
  • 2018 Dec;5(2):31-37.
  • doi: 10.22470/pemj.2018.00290
The frequency of procedures in the emergency department has increased with changes in the medical environment and the demands of the times. Especially in children, sedation and analgesia are often...

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