Emergency Medicine Development

  1. Emergency Medicine Development
  2. Emergency Care in Resource-limited Settings
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    Allegranzi B, Bagheri Nejad S, et al. Burden of endemic health-care-associated infection in developing countries: systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet. 2011; 377:22841.
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    Jayaraman S, Ozgediz D, Miyamoto J, et al. Disparities in injury mortality between Uganda and the United States: comparative analysis of a neglected disease. World J Surg. 2011; 35:50511.
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    Lagarde M, Palmer N. The impact of user fees on access to health services in low- and middle-income countries [review]. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011; Apr 13;(4):CD009094.
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    Metcalfe JZ, Everett CK, Steingart KR, et al. Interferon-gamma release assays for active pulmonary tuberculosis diagnosis in adults in low- and middle-income countries: systematic review and meta-analysis. J Infect Dis. 2011; 204(Suppl 4):S11209.
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    Mikrogianakis A, Kam A, Silver S, et al. Telesimulation: an innovative and effective tool for teaching novel intraosseous insertion techniques in developing countries. Acad EmergMed. 2011; 18:4207.
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    Nyamtema AS, Urassa DP, van Roosmalen J. Maternal health interventions in resource limited countries: a systematic review of packages, impacts and factors for change. BMC Preg Childbir. 2011; 11:e30.
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    Thompson DO, Hurtado TR, Liao MM, Byyny RL, Gravitz C, Haukoos JS. Validation of the Simplified Motor Score in the out-of-hospital setting for prediction of outcomes after traumatic brain injury. Ann Emerg Med. 2011; 58:41725.

Emergency Care in Resource-limited Settings

  1. Emergency Medicine Development
  2. Emergency Care in Resource-limited Settings
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    Alam DS, Yunus M, El Arifeen S, et al. Zinc treatment for 5 or 10 days is equally efficacious in preventing diarrhea in the subsequent 3 months among Bangladeshi children. J Nutr. 2011; 141:3125.
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    Arjyal A, Basnyat B, Koirala S, et al. Gatifloxacin versus chloramphenicol for uncomplicated enteric fever: an open-label, randomised, controlled trial. Lancet Infect Dis. 2011; 11:44554.
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    Ashley EA, Lubell Y, White NJ, Turner P. Antimicrobial susceptibility of bacterial isolates from community acquired infections in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asian low and middle income countries. Trop Med Int Health. 2011; 16:116779.
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    Bandsma RH, Spoelstra MN, Mari A, et al. Impaired glucose absorption in children with severe malnutrition. J Pediatr. 2011; 158:2827.
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    Bari A, Sadruddin S, Khan A, et al. Community case management of severe pneumonia with oral amoxicillin in children aged 2-59 months in Haripur district, Pakistan: a cluster randomized trial. Lancet. 2011; 378:1796803.
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    Basnyat B, Holck PS, Pun M, et al. Spironolactone does not prevent acute mountain sickness: a prospective, double blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled trial by SPACE Trial Group (spironolactone and acetazolamide trial in the prevention of acute mountain sickness group). Wild Environ Med. 2001; 22:1522.
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    Cardoso MR, Nascimento-Carvalho CM, Ferrero F, Alves FM, Cousens SN. Adding fever to WHO criteria for diagnosing pneumonia enhances the ability to identify pneumonia cases among wheezing children. Arch Dis Child. 2011; 96:5861.
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    Effa EE, Lassi ZS, Critchley JA, et al. Fluoroquinolones for treating typhoid and paratyphoid fever (enteric fever). Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011; Oct 5;(10):CD004530.
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    Guerrier G, Doherty T. Comparison of antibiotic regimens for treating louse-borne relapsing fever: a meta-analysis. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2011; 105:48390.
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    Kung CT, Li CJ, Hung SC, et al. Acute melioid community-acquired pneumonia. Int J Infect Dis. 2011; 12:e62730.
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    Opiyo N, English M. What clinical signs best identify severe illness in young infants aged 0–59 days in developing countries? A systematic review. Arch Dis Child. 2011; 96:10529.
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    Pillai Riddell RR, Racine NM, Turcotte K, et al. Non-pharmacological management of infant and young child procedural pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011; Oct 5;(10):CD006275.
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    Rouhani S, Meloney L, Ahn R, Nelson BD, Burke TF. Alternative rehydration methods: a systematic review and lessons for resource-limited care. Pediatrics. 2011; 127:e74857.
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    Thomas L, Moravie V, Besnier F, et al. Clinical presentation of dengue among patients admitted to the adult emergency department of a tertiary care hospital in Martinique: implications for triage, management, and reporting. Ann Emerg Med. 2012; 59:4250.
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    van Eijk AM, Terlouw DJ. Azithromycin for treating uncomplicated malaria. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011; Feb 16;(2):CD006688.
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    Wilson A; IPTc Taskforce. A systematic review and meta-analysis of the efficacy and safety of intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in children (IPTc). PLoS One. 2011; 6:e16976.
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    Zhang L, Mendoza-Sassi R, Santos JCH, Lau J. Accuracy of symptoms and signs predicting hypoxaemia among young children with acute respiratory infection: a meta-analysis. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011; 153:31725.