This cross-sectional study evaluates racial differences in analgesia administration in emergency departments among children with appendicitis.
This database review reports that use of diagnostic ultrasonography has increased and that of computed tomography has decreased in children with suspected appendicitis, resulting in a decline in negative appendectomy at 35 pediatric institutions.
This review illustrates the potential for useful application of pediatric point-of-care ultrasound in many clinical and educational settings.
A previously healthy 6-year-old boy presented with 6 days of fever, intermittent nonbilious emesis, and 4 days of crampy, diffuse abdominal pain. What is your diagnosis?