Accepted for Publication: July 16, 2012.
Published Online: December 17, 2012. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.434
Author Contributions: All the authors are responsible for the reported research. Study concept and design: Babcock and Bazarian. Acquisition of data: Babcock, Mookerjee, and Bazarian. Analysis and interpretation of data: Babcock, Byczkowski, Wade, Ho, and Bazarian. Drafting of the manuscript: Babcock, Byczkowski, Wade, and Mookerjee. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Babcock, Wade, Ho, and Bazarian. Statistical analysis: Babcock, Byczkowski, and Ho. Obtain funding: Babcock and Bazarian. Administrative, technical, and material support: Babcock, Wade, and Mookerjee. Study supervision: Babcock, Wade, and Bazarian.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by Career Development Award K23 NS41952-02 from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health (Dr Bazarian); by the KL2 Mentored Career Development Program in Clinical and Translational Research from the University of Cincinnati Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training (Dr Babcock); and by the Division of Emergency Medicine at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Previous Presentations: Portions of this study were presented in abstract form at the Annual Meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies; April 30, 2011; Denver, Colorado; the Annual Meeting of the Clinical and Translational Research and Education; April 28, 2011; Washington, DC; and the Annual Meeting of the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine; June 4, 2011; Boston, Massachusetts.
Additional Information: For this work, Dr Babcock was awarded the Scholars Abstract Award at the 2011 Clinical and Translational Research and Education Annual Meeting. This study fulfilled Dr Babcock's thesis requirements for a Master of Sciences in Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Cincinnati.
Additional Contributions: Paul Succop, PhD, Department of Environmental Health, provided statistical guidance and critique of the manuscript. Richard Ruddy, MD, Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, provided mentorship and comments on the manuscript.