Recent Publications

IN PRESS

  • Cohen S. Point-of-Care Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Pyogenic Flexor Tenosynovitis. Pediatric Emergency Care (Accepted)
  • Ruth A, McCracken CE, Fortenberry JD, Hall M, Simon HK, Hebbar KB. Pediatric Severe Sepsis: Current Trends and Outcomes from the Pediatric Health Information Systems Database. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. (Accepted Pending Final Revisions)
  • Brogan TV, Hall M, Sills MR, Fieldston ES, Simon HK, Mundorff MB, Fabbuyi DB, Shah SS. Hospital Readmissions among Children with H1N1 Influenza Infection. Hospital Pediatrics (Accepted Pending Final Revisions)
  • Yang YM, Kim CH, Briones MA, Hilinski JA, Greenwald M. Instinctive Clinical Teaching: Erasing the Mental Boundary Between Effective Clinical Education and Patient Care Activities to Promote Natural Learning. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. (In press) (to be published Sept 2014)
  • Subramony A, Hall M, Thomas C, Chiang VW, McClead RE, Macias CG, Frank G, Simon HK, Keith Mann K, Morse R. Asthma Care Quality Measures at Children's Hospitals and Asthma-Related Outcomes. Journal for Healthcare Quality. (Accepted pending revisions)
  • Fens MH, Larkin SK, Oronsky B, Scicinski J, Morris CR, Kuypers FA. Nitrite Reductase Capacity of Red Blood Cells as a Potential Measure for Haemoglobin-Mediated Nitric Oxide Generation under Hypoxic Conditions. American Physiological Society (Under Review)
  • Morris CR. Arginine Metabolome in Sickle Cell Disease: Rationale for Arginine Therapy. Hematology Oncology Clinics of North America. (In Press)
  • Delgado EM, Cho CS, Gildengorin G, Leibovich SA, Morris CR. SPeAK Asthma: A Study of Pediatric Adherence and Knowledge of Asthma. Pediatric Emergency Care, July 2013. (Accepted pending revisions)
  • Klings ES, Machado RF, Barst RJ, Morris CR, Mubarak KK, Gordeuk VR, Kato GJ, Ataga KI, Gibbs JS, Castro O, Berman-Rosenzweig E, Sood N, Hsu L, Wilson KC, Telen MJ, DeCastro LM, Krishnamurti L, Steinberg MH, Badesch DB, Gladwin MT, Consensus-Based Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension of Sickle Cell Disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. June 2013 (In press)
  • Goel SC. Yarbodi M, Fortenberry J. Recognition and Successful Treatment of Priapism and Suspected Black Widow Spider Bite with Antivenin. Pediatric Emergency Care. March 2013 (Accepted)
  • Klings ES, Morris CR, Hsu L, Castro O, Gladwin M, Gibbs J, Mubarak KK. Letter to the Editor Response to "Updated Clinical Classification of Pulmonary Hypertension". Journal of the American College of Cardiology. (In press)
  • Asthma Care Quality Measures at Children¿s Hospitals and Asthma-Related Outcomes. Subramony A, Hall M, Thomas C, Chiang VW, McClead RE, Macias CG, Frank G, Simon HK, Mann K, Morse R. Journal for Healthcare Quality. Nov 2014; 15(9):828-838. Click here for Pubmed
  • Recognition and Successful Treatment of Priapism and Suspected Black Widow Spider Bite with Antivenin. Goel SC. Yarbodi M, Fortenberry J. Pediatric Emergency Care. Oct 2014; 30(10):723-724. Click here for Pubmed
  • Dysregulated Arginine Metabolism and Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction in Patients with Thalassemia. Morris CR, Kim HY, Klings ES, Wood J, Porter JB, Trachrenberg F, Sweeters N, Olivieri NF, Kwiatkowski JL, Virzi L, Hassell K, Taher A, Neufeld EJ, Thompson AA, Larkin S, Suh JH, Vichinsky EP, Kuypers FA. British Journal of Haematology. April 24, 2015. Epub Ahead of Print. Click here for Pubmed
  • A Brief Educational Intervention Improves Medication Safety Knowledge in Grandparents of Young Children. Agarwal M, Williams J, Tavoulareas D, Studnek JR. AIMS Public Health. March 2015; 2(1):44-55.
2014

  • Cheng J., ED Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Community Acquired Pneumonia
  • Sturm JJ, Hirsh D, Wesleman B, Simon HK. Reconnecting Patients with their Primary Care Provider: An Intervention for Reducing Non-urgent Pediatric Emergency Department Visits. Clinical Pediatrics. July 8, 2014 Epub Ahead of Print. Click here for Pubmed
  • Gladwin MT, Barst RJ, Gibbs JSR, Hildesheim M, Sachdev V, Nouraie M, Hassell KL, Little JA, Schraufnagel DE, Krishnamurti L, Novelli EM, Girgis RE, Zhang Y, Morris CR, Rosenzweig EB, Badesch DB, Lanzkron S, Castro OL, Taylor JG, Goldsmith JC, Gordeuk VR, Kato GJ, Machado R on behalf of the walk-PHaSST Investigators and Patients. Risk Factors for Death in 632 Patients with Sickle Cell Anemia in the United States and United Kingdom. PLOS ONE. July 2014;9(7)9:e99489 Click here for Pubmed
  • Committee on Coding and Nomenclature (Linzer JF). Policy Statement: Application of the Resource-Based Relative Value Scale System to Pediatrics. Pediatrics. May 2014.
  • Emrath ET, Stockwell JA, McCracken CE, Simon HK, Kamat PP. Provision of Deep Procedural Sedation by a Pediatric Sedation Team at a Freestanding Imaging Center. Pediatric Radiology. Aug 2014;44(8):1020-1025. Click here for Pubmed
  • Treadwell MM, Bell M, Leibovich S, Barreda F, Marsh A, Morris CR. Quality Improvement Initiative Improves Emergency Department Care for Pediatric Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management. Feb 2014;21(2):62-70.
  • Klings ES, Vichinsky EP, and Morris CR. Response to: Efficacy and Safety of Sildenafil for the Treatment of Severe Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients with Hemoglobinopathies: Results from a Long-Term Follow-up. Haematologica, Letter to the editor 2014;99(2):e17-18. Click here for Pubmed
  • Morris CR. Alterations of the Arginine Metabolome in Sickle Cell Disease: A Growing Rationale for Arginine Therapy. Hematology Oncology Clinics of North America. April 2014;28(2):301-321. Click here for Pubmed
  • Klings ES, Machado RF, Barst RJ, Morris CR, Mubarak KK, Gordeuk VR, Kato GJ, Ataga KI, Gibbs S, Castro O, Rosenzweig EB, Sood N, Hsu L, Wilson KC, Telen MJ, DeCastro LM, Krishnamurti L, Steinberg MH, Badesch DB, Gladwin MT; on behalf of the ATS Ad Hoc Committee on Pulmonary Hypertension of Sickle Cell Disease. An Official American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guideline: Diagnosis, Risk Stratification, and Management of Pulmonary Hypertension of Sickle Cell Disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Mar 2014:189(6):727-740. Click here for Pubmed
  • How Well Do General EMS 911 Dispatch Protocols Predict ED Resource Utilization for Pediatric Patients? Am J of Emerg Medicine. Fessler SJ, Simon HK, Yancey II AH, Colman M, Hirsh DA. September 2013. Epub Ahead of Print. Click here for Pubmed
  • Jain S, Cheng J, Alpern ER, Thurm C, Schroeder L, Black L, Ellison A, Stone K, Alessandrini E. Management of Febrile Neonates in US Pediatric Emergency Departments. Pediatrics. Feb 2014;133(2):187-195. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Fleming-Dutra KE, Conklin L, Loo JD, Knoll MD, Park DE, Kirk J, Goldblatt D, Whitney CG, O'Brien KL. Systematic Review of the Effect of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Dosing Schedules on Vaccine-type Nasopharyngeal Carriage. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33 Suppl 2:S152-60. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Loo JD, Conklin L, Deloria Knoll M, Fleming-Dutra KE, Park DE, Kirk J, Johnson TS, Goldblatt D, O'Brien KL, Whitney CG. Methods for a systematic review of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33 Suppl 2:S182-7. Click here for Pubmed
  • Loo JD, Conklin L, Fleming-Dutra KE, Knoll MD, Park DE, Kirk J, Goldblatt D, O'Brien KL, Whitney CG. Systematic review of the indirect effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules on pneumococcal disease and colonization. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33 Suppl 2:S161-71. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Loo JD, Conklin L, Fleming-Dutra KE, Deloria Knoll M, Park DE, Kirk J, Goldblatt D, O'Brien KL, Whitney CG. Systematic review of the effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules on prevention of pneumonia. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33 Suppl 2:S140-51. Click here for Pubmed
  • Park DE, Johnson TS, Nonyane BA, Chandir S, Conklin L, Fleming-Dutra KE, Loo JD, Goldblatt D, Whitney CG, O'Brien KL, Deloria Knoll M. The differential impact of coadministered vaccines, geographic region, vaccine product and other covariates on pneumococcal conjugate vaccine immunogenicity. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33 Suppl 2:S130-9. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Deloria Knoll M, Park DE, Johnson TS, Chandir S, Nonyane BA, Conklin L, Fleming-Dutra KE, Loo JD, Goldblatt D, Whitney CG, O'Brien KL. Systematic review of the effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing schedules on immunogenicity. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33 Suppl 2:S119-29. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Conklin L, Loo JD, Kirk J, Fleming-Dutra KE, Deloria Knoll M, Park DE, Goldblatt D, O'Brien KL, Whitney CG. Systematic Review of the Effect of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Dosing Schedules on Vaccine-type Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Among Young Children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33 Suppl 2:S109-18. Click here for Pubmed.
2013

  • Improper Defibrillator Pad Usage by Emergency Medical Care Providers for Children:An Opportunity for Re-education. Fraser K. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Ultrasound-Guided Procedures in the Emergency Department-Diagnostic and Therapeutic Asset. Tirado A, Wu T, Noble VE, Huang C, Lewiss RE, Martic JA, Murphy MC, Sivitz A, Cohen SG. Emerg Med Clin North Am. Feburary 2013; 31(1) 117-49. Click here for Pubmed. Erratum in August 2013; 31(3):895.
  • Going Viral: Adapting to Pediatric Surge During the H1N1 Pandemic. Pediatric Emergency Care. Chung S, Fagbuyi D, Lozon MM, Johnson T, Nager AL, Cicero MX, Dahl-Grove D, Costello BE, Krug SE. November 2013; 29(11):1159-1165. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Asthma Management in Sickle Cell Disease. Gomez E, Morris CR. BioMed Research International. October 2013; Volume 2013, Article ID 604140. Click here for Pubmed
  • Rare-Earth magnet Ingestion: A Childhood Danger Reaches Adolescence. Agha BS, Sturm JJ, Costello BE. Pediatric Emergency Care. October 2013; 29(10):1116-1118. Click here for Pubmed
  • Arginine and Asthma. Morris CR. Makrides M, Ochoa JB, Szajewska H (eds). The Importance of Immunonutrition, Nestle Nutrition Institute Workshop Series, Karger AG, Basel, Switzerland, 2013 Vol 77, PP 1-15. DOI:10.1159/000351365.
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Colonization among Pediatric Healthcare Workers from Different Outpatient Settings. Immergluck L, Satola S, Jain S, Watson JR, McCracken C, Chan T, Leong T, Gotlieb E, Jerris R. American Journal of Infection Control. sept 2013;41(9):841-843. Click here for Pubmed
  • A Randomized, Placebo-Control Trial of Arginine Therapy for the Treatment of Children with Sickle Cell Disease Hospitalized with Vaso-occlusive Pain Episodes. Haematologica. Morris CR, Kuypers FA, Lavrisha L, Ansari M, Sweeters N, Stewart M, Gildengorin G, eumayr L, Vichinsky EP. September 2013; 98(9):1375-82. Click here for Pubmed
  • Sildenafil Therapy in Thalassemia Patients with Doppler-Defined Risk for Pulmonary Hypertension. Haematologica. Morris CR, Kim HY, Wood JC, Porter JB, Klings ES, Trachtenberg FL, Sweeters N, Olivieri NF, Kwiatkowski JL, Virzi L, Singer ST, Taher A, Neufeld EJ, Thompson AA, Sachdev V, Larkin S, Suh JH, Juypers FA, Vichinsky EP. September 2013; 98(9):1359-67. Click here for Pubmed
  • Risk Factors for Staphylococcus aureus Carriage in Children and How Carriage Relates to Skin and Soft Tissue Infections. Immergluck L, Jain S, Satola S, Mayberry R, Yuan K, Ray S, Jerris R. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. Sept 2013 (Resubmitted with revisions).
  • Pulmonary Embolism in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Agha BS, Sturm JJ, Simon HK, Hirsh DA. Pediatrics. Oct 2013;132(4):663-667. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Violating Traditional NPO Guidelines with PO Contract Prior to Sedation for Computed Tomography. Kharazmi SA, Kamat PP, Simoneaux SF, Simon HK. Pediatric Emergency Care. September 2013;29(9). Click here for Pubmed
  • Predictors of Severe H1N1 Infection in Children Presenting within Pediatric Emergency Research Networks (PERN): Retrospective Case-Control Study. Dalziel SR, Thompson JMD, Macias C, Fernandes RM, Johnson DW, Waisman Y, Cheng N, Acworth J, Chamberlain JM, Osmond MH, Plint A, Valerio P, Black KJL, Fitzpatrick E, Newton AS, Kuppermann N, Klassen TP, and the Pediatric Emergency Research Networks 9PERN) H1N1 Working Group (Costello B, Simon HK). British Medical Journal. August 2013;347. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Making it Personal: Using Genomics to Predict Pulmonary Hypertension in Sickle Cell Disease. Klings ES, Morris CR. American Journal of Respiratory Critical Care Medicine. August 2013;186:304-305. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Evaluation of Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis by Pediatric Emergency Physician Sonography. Sivitz AB, Tehani C, Cohen SG. Academic Emergency Medicine. July 2013;20(7):646-651. Click here for Pubmed
  • High Flow Nasal Cannulae (HFNC) use in Children with Respiratory Distress in the Emergency Department: Predicting the Need for Subsequent Intubation. Kelly GS, Simon HK, Sturm JJ. Pediatric Emergency Care. August 2013;29(8):888-892. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Cold Preparation Use in Young Children after FDA Warnings: Do Concerns Still Exist? Lazarus Gard S, Lanski S, Smith AS, Simon HK. Clinical Pediatrics, Editorial. Clinical Pediatrics. Nov 2013; 52(11):1083-1084. Click here for Pubmed
  • A Novel Biomarker Panel to Rule Out Acute Appendicitis in Pediatric Patients with Abdominal Pain. Huckins DS, Simon HK, Copeland K, Spiro DM, Gogain J, Wandell M. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. Sept 2013;31(9):1368-75. Print. Click here for Pubmed
  • Acute Care Costs in Overweight Children: A Pediatric Urban Cohort Study. Child Obes. Fleming-Dutra KE, Mao J, Leonard JC. June 2013. Epub Ahead of Print. Click here for Pubmed
  • Effects of Immigration Enforcement Legislation on Hispanic Pediatric Patient Visits to the Pediatric Emergency Department. Beniflah J, Little WK, Simon HK, Sturm JJ. Clinical Pediatrics. Dec 2013;52(12):1122-1126. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Physician Performance Assessment Using a Composite Quality Index. Liu K, Jain S, Shi J. Statistics in Medicine. July 2013;32(15)2661-80. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Physical Abuse Leading to Renal Failure: Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child. Lazarus SG, Wittkamp M, Messner S. Clinical Pediatrics. June 2013. Epub Ahead of Print. Click here for Pubmed
  • Effectiveness of Monovalent and Pentavalent Rotavirus Vaccine. Cortese MM, Immergluck LC, Held M, Jain S, Chan T, Grizas AP, Khizer S, Barrett C, Quaye O, Mijatovic-Rustemapasic S, Gautam R, Bowen MD, Moore J, Tate JE, Parashar UD, Vazquez M. Pediatrics. July 2013; 132(1):e25-33. lick here for Pubmed.
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia in the Pediatric Trauma Patient: A Case Report. Menoch M, Hurst D, Fishbach P, Sturm J. Pediatrics. May 2013; 131(5) 1654-1658. Accepted.Click here for Pubmed
  • Is Procedural Sedation with Propofol Acceptable for Complex Imaging? A Comparison of Short versus Prolonged Sedations in Children. Griffiths MA, Kamat PP, McCraken CE, Simon HK. Pediatric Radiology. Oct 2013;43(10):1273-1278. Click here for Pubmed
  • Acute Neck Infections in Children: Who is Likely to Undergo Surgical Drainage? Sauer MW, Sharma S, Sturm JJ, Simon HK, Agha BS, Hirsh DA. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. June 2013;31(6):906-9. Click here for Pubmed.
  • Genetic Determinants of Haemolysis in Sickle Cell Anaemia. Milton JN, Rooks H, Drasar E, McCabe EL, Baldwin CT, Melista E, Gordeuk VR, Nouraie M, Kato GR, Minniti C, Taylor J, Campbell A, Luchtman-Jones L, Rana S, Castro O, Zhang Y, Thein SL, Sebastiani P, Gladwin MT, Steinberg MH, Walk-PHASST Investigators: Badesch DB, Barst RJ, Castro O, Gibbs JS, Girgis RE, Gladwin MT, Goldsmith JC, Gordeuk VR, Hassell KL, Kato GJ, Krishnamurti L, Lanzkron S, Little JA, Machado RF, Morris CR, Nouraie M, Onyekwere O, Rosenzweig EB, Sachdev V, Schraufnagel DE, Waclawiw MA, Woolson R, Yovetich NA. British Journal of Haematology. April 2013;161(2):270-278. Click here for Pubmed
  • The Relationship Between the Severity of Hemolysis, Clinical Manifestations and Risk of Death in 415 Patients with Sickle Cell anemia in the US and Europe. Nouraie M, Lee J, Yingze Z, Kanias T, Zhao X, Xiong Z, Orris TB, Kato GJ, Gibbs JS, Sachdev V, Barst RJ, Machado RF, Hassell KL, Little JA, Schraufnagel DE, Krishnamurti L, Novelli E, Girgis RE, Morris CR, Rosenzweig BE, Badesch DB, Lanzkron S, Castro OL, Taylor JG, Goldsmith JC, Gordeuk VR, Gladwin MT, on behalf of the Walk-PHASST Investigators and Patients. Haematologica. March 2013;98(3):464-72. Click here for Pubmed
  • Cold Preparation Use in Young Children afer FDA Warnings: Do Conerns Still Exist? Lazarus Gard S, Lanski S, Smith AS, Simon HK. Clinical Pediatrics. Click here for Pubmed
  • Effect of the 2009 Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic on Invasive Pneumococcal Pneumonia. Fleming-Dutra K. Taylor T, Link-Gelles R, Garg S, Jhung MA, Finelli L, Jain S, Shay D, Chaves SS, Baumbach J, Hancock EB, Beall B, Bennett N, Zansky S, Petit S, Yousey-Hindes K, Farley MM, Gershman K, Harrison LH, Ryan P, Lexau C, Lynfield R, Reingold A, Schaffner W, Thomas A, Moore MR. Journal of Infectious Disease. April 2013:207(7):1135-43. Click here for Pubmed
  • Clinical Factors Associated with Invasive Testing and Imaging in Patients with Complex Febrile Seizures. Boyle DA, Sturm JJ. Pediatric Emergency Care. March 2013. Epub Ahead of Print. Click here for Pubmed
  • Efficacy and Safety of Deep Sedation by Non-Anesthesiologists for Cardiac MRI in Children. Jain R, Petrillo-Albarano T, Parks WJ, Linzer JF, Stockwell JA. Pediatric Radiology. March 2013;43(5):605-11. Click here for Pubmed
  • Pneumococcal Carriage and Invasive Disease in Children before Introduction of the 13-valent Conjugate Vaccine: Comparison with the Pre-7-valent Conjugate Vaccine Era. Sharma D, Baughman W, Holst A, Thomas S, Jackson D, Da Gloria Carvalho M, Beall B, Satola S, Jerris R, Jain S, Farley MM, Nuorti JP. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. Feb 2013; 32(2):e45-53. Click here for Pubmed
  • The Use of Ondansetron for Vomiting After Head Injury and its Effect of Return Rates from the Pediatric Emergency Department. Sturm JJ, Simon HK, Khan HS, Hirsh DA. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. January 2013; 31(1):166-172. Click here for Pubmed
2012

  • A Clinical Decision Tool for Predicting Patient Care Characteristics: Patients Returning within 72 Hours in the Emergency Department. Lee EK, Yuan F, Hirsh DA, Mallory MD, Simon HK. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings Archive. Nov 2012; 2012:495-504. Click here for Pubmed
  • Sun Protection, Probiotics, and Parental Smoking Cessation. Pattishall AE, Dickinson BJ, Spector ND. Current Opinions in Pediatrics. Dec 2012; 24(6) 746-752. Click here for Pubmed
  • Streptococcus Pneumoniae Serotype 15A in Psychiatric Unit, Rhode Island, USA, 2010-2011. Fleming-Dutra K, Mbaeyi C, Link-Gelles R, Alexander N, Guh A, Forbes E, Beall B, Winchell JM, Carvalho Mda G, Pimenta F, Kodani M, Stevens H, Brady D, Caulcrick-Grimes M, Bandy U, Moore MR. Emerg Infect Dis. Nov 2012; 18(11): 1889-1893. Click here for Pubmed
  • Mycoplasma Pneumoniaw Respiratory Illness-Two Rural Counties, West Virginia, 2011. Fleming-Dutra K, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. Oct 2012; 19:61: 834-838. Click here for Pubmed
  • Empiric Treatment of Sexually Transmitted Infections in Patients Presenting to a Pediatric Emergency Department: Are We Making the Right Decisions? Pattishall AE, Rahman S, Jain S, Simon HK. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. Oct 2012; 30(8):1588-1590. Click here for Pubmed
  • A Randomized Clinical Trial of recombinant Human Hyaluronidase-Facilitated Subcutaneous Versus Intravenous Rehydration in Mild to Moderately Dehydrated Children in the Emergency Department. Spandorfer PR, Mace SE, Okada PJ, Simon HK, Allen CH, Spior DM, Friend K, Hard G, Lebel F. Clinical Therapeutics. Nov 2012; 34(11):2232-45. Click here for Pubmed
  • Management of Neonates with Skin and Soft Tissue Infection in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Kharazmi S, Hirsh DA, Simon HK, Jain S. Pediatric Emergency Care. Oct 2012; 28(10):1013-1016. Click here for Pubmed
  • Making it Personal: Using Genomics to Predict Pulmonary Hypertension in Sickle Cell Disease. Klings ES, Morris CR. Am J Resp Crit Care Med. Aug 2012 186:304-305. Click here for Pubmed
  • Effects of a System Wide Fracture Care Program to Enhance Access and Follow-up for Orthopedics. Sauer MW, Hirsh DA, Simon HK, Schmitz ML, Sturm JJ. Pediatric Emergency Care. July 2012;28(7):680-3. Click here for Pubmed
  • Healthcare for the Children of Greater Atlanta: Improving the Lives of Our Community`s Most Valuable Resource. Simon HK, Stoll BJ (Guest Editors). Atlanta Medicine May 2012; 83:1-32.
  • Traumatic Brain Injury: An Overview of the Journey Towards "Healed". Sholas M, Simon HK. Atlanta Medicine May 2012; 83:16-17.
  • Common Pediatric Emergencies: Creating a Model for Quality Improvement and Regionalization of Care. Costello B, Khan N. Atlanta Medicine May 2012; 83:24-25.
  • Providing Safe, Effective and Efficient Care to Georgia’s Children. Atlanta Medicine. Frank G, Zetzsche J, Jain S. May 2012; 83: 10-12.
  • Ondasetron use in the Pediatric Emergency Room for Diagnoses Other than Acute Gastroenteritis. Sturm JJ, Pierzchala A, Simon HK, Hirsh DA. Pediatric Emergency Care. March 2012; 28(3):247-50. Click here for Pubmed
  • Intramuscular versus Intravenous Therapy for Prehospital Status Epilepticus. Silbergleit R, Durkalski V, Lowenstein D, Conwit R, Pancioli A, Paleseh Y, Barsan W, NETT Co-Investigator- Linzer JF Sr. New England Journal of Medicine Feb 2012; 366(7):591-560. Click here for Pubmed
  • Trends in Computed Tomography Utilization in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Menoch MJ, Hirsh DA, Simon HK, Sturm JJ. Pediatrics. March 2012;129(3):e690-7. Click here for Pubmed
  • Use of Troponin as a Screen for Chest Pain in the Pediatric Emergency Department. November 17, 2011. Brown JL, Hirsh DA, Mahle WT. Pediatric Cardiology. Feb 2012; 33(2)337-42. Click here for Pubmed