Our full list of PEM POCUS peer-reviewed publications, updated regularly.

 

2015

Marin JR, Lewiss RE; American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 2013-2014; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (Reviewers); American College of Emergency Physicians, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Committee, 2013-2014;World Interactive Network Focused on Critical Ultrasound Board of Directors (reviewers); American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine 2013-2014; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Reviewers; American College of Emergency Physicians Pediatric Emergency Medicine Committee 2013-2014; World Interactive Network Focused on Critical Ultrasound Board of Directors reviewers. Point-of-Care ultrasonography by pediatric emergency medicine physicians. Ann Emerg Med.  2015.  65(4):472-8.

Marin JR, Lewiss RE; American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, Academy of Emergency Ultrasound; American College of Emergency Physicians, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Committee; World Interactive Network Focused on Critical Ultrasound.  Point-of-Care ultrasonography by pediatric emergency medicine physicians. Policy Statement. Pediatrics.  2015.  Mar 30. pii: peds. 2015-0342.

Marin JR, Lewiss RE; American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, Academy of Emergency Ultrasound; American College of Emergency Physicians, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Committee; World Interactive Network Focused on Critical Ultrasound. Point-of-Care ultrasonography by pediatric emergency medicine physicians.  Technical Report. Pediatrics. 2015; Mar 30.  pii peds. 2015-0343.

Frenkel O, Liebmann O and Fischer JW.  Ultrasound-guided forearm nerve blocks in kids: a novel method for pain control in the treatment of hand-injured pediatric patients in the emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2015;31(4): 255-9.

Rosenfield D, Kwan C, Fischer JW. Point-of-Care Ultrasound: an emerging technology in Canadian paediatrics. Paediatr Child Health. 2015; 20(1): 67-8. 

Tessaro MO, Salant E, Arroyo A, Haines L, Dickman E. Tracheal rapid ultrasound saline test (T.R.U.S.T.) for confirming correct endotracheal tube depth in children. Resuscitation. 2015 Apr. 89: 8-12. Impact Factor 3.771.

Tessaro MO, McGovern TR, Dickman E, Haines LE.  Point-of-Care ultrasound detection of acute scaphoid fracture. Ped Emerg Care. 2015 Mar. 31(3):  222-24.  Impact Factor 0.923.

Chou EH, Dickman E, Tsou PY, Tessaro M, Tsai YM, Ma MH, Lee CC, Marshall J.  Ultrasonography for confirmation of endotracheal tube placement:  a systematic review and meta-analysis. Resuscitation.  2015 Feb 21. 90: 97-103.  Impact Factor 3.771.

 

2014

Boutis K, Fischer J, Freedman SB, Thomas KE. Radiation exposure from imaging tests in pediatric emergency medicine: a survey of physician knowledge and risk disclosure practices. J Emerg Med 2014;47(1):36-44

Finkelstein Y, Fischer JW. Young child with strabismus. Ann Emerg Med 2014;64(2):213-7.

Tessaro M, Salant E, Arroyo A, Haines L, Dickman E. Tracheal rapid ultrasound saline test (T.R.U.S.T.) for confirming correct endotracheal tube depth in children. Resuscitation. ePub ahead of print 2014 Sep 17.

Tessaro MO, Salant EP, Haines LE, Arroyo AC, Dickman E. Reply to: Confirmation of the depth of the endotracheal tube: Where should the cuff be?. Resuscitation. 2015 Jan 5; PMID: 25573032

Tessaro M, Arroyo A, Haines L, Dickman E. Inflating the endotracheal tube cuff with saline to confirm correct depth using bedside ultrasonography. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2014. 16(0): 12-21

Kwan CW, Fischer JW. Emergency Ultrasound Diagnosis of Hematocolpometra and Imperforate Hymen. Pediatric Emergency Care Feb 2014;30(2):128-30

Pe M, Dickman E, Tessaro MO. A Novice User of Pediatric Emergency Point-of-care Ultrasonography Avoids Misdiagnosis in a Case of Chronic Abdominal Distention. Pediatr Emerg Care. In Press. 2014

Saracino C, Tessaro MO. Pneumomediastinum as a Sonographic Mimic of Pneumothorax. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. In Press. 2014.

(Accepted for Publication)

Ben-Yakov M, Desjardins MP, and Fischer JW. Emergency point-of-care ultrasound detection of papilledema in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatric Emergency Care 2014.

Berant R, Kwan C, Fischer JW. Emergency point-of-care ultrasound assessment of the white out lung in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care 2014.

Desjardins MP, Weerdenburg K, Fischer JW. Emergency point-of-care ultrasound diagnosis of diaphragmatic hernia in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care 2014.

Jamjoon R, Etoom Y, Solano T, Desjardins MP, Fischer JW. Emergency point-of-care ultrasound detection of cancer in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care 2014.

Yeh B, Weerdenburg K, Kwan C, Fischer JW. Point-of-care ultrasound diagnosis of bilateral retinal detachment associated with Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Ped Emerg Care 2014.

 

2012/13

Thomas K, Freedman S, Fischer JW, Cogollo W, BenDavid G, Boutis K. Parental Knowledge of potential cancer risks from exposure to computed tomography. Pediatrics. 2013;132(2):305-11.

Frenkel O, Mansour K, Fischer JW.  Ultrasound-guided femoral nerve block for pain control in an infant with a femur fracture due to nonaccidental trauma. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012;28(2):183-4.

 

2010/11

Carnell J, Fischer JW, Nagdev A. Ultrasound detection of obstructive pyelonephritis due to urolithiasis in the ED. Am J of Emerg Med. 2011;29(7):843e1-3

Frenkel O, Herring AA, Fischer JW, Carnell J, Nagdev A. Supracondylar radial nerve block for treatment of distal radius fractures in the emergency department. J of Emerg Med. 2011;41(4):386-388.

Herring AA, Stone MB, Fischer JW, Frenkel O, Chiles K, Teismann N, Nagdev A. Ultrasound guided distal popliteal sciatic nerve block for ED anesthesia. Am J Emerg Med. 2011;29(6):697e3-5.

Stone MB, Carnell J, Fischer JW, Herring AA, Nagdev A. Ultrasound guided intercostal nerve block in the management of traumatic pneumothorax requiring tube thoracostomy. Am J Emerg Med. 2011;29(6):697e1-2.

Kuzik, BA, Flavin MP, Kent S, Zielinski D, Kwan CW, Adeleye A, Vegsund BC, Rossi C.  Effect of inhaled hypertonic saline on hospital admission rate in children with viral bronchiolitis: a randomized trial. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2010;12(6):477-84

 

Textbooks

Fischer JW: Regional Anesthesia. In: Pediatric Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound. (Doniger, S., ed). Cambridge University. Publication Date: July 31, 2013.          

Fischer JW, Abo A, Sivitz A. Pediatric Applications. In: Emergency Ultrasound 3rd Edition. (Ma, J., ed.) McGraw-Hill 2013.

Fischer JW and Kwan C. Lumbar Puncture. In: Case Studies in Pediatric Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound. (McLario and Kendall, ed.) Cambridge University Press. 2013.

Fischer JW and Solano T. Bladder Aspiration. In: Case Studies in Pediatric Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound. (McLario and Kendall, ed.) Cambridge University Press 2013.

Fischer JW. Ankle Block. In: Case Studies in Pediatric Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound. (McLario and Kendall, ed.) Cambridge University Press. 2013.

Fischer JW. Intercostal Nerve Block. In: Case Studies in Pediatric Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound. (McLario and Kendall, ed.) Cambridge University Press. 2013.

Fischer JW: Deep Vein Thrombosis. In: Essential Emergency Imaging. (Shah K, Lewiss R, and Saul T., eds). Lippincott,Williams & Wilkins, 2011. 

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