Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Emergency Medicine Publications

Below are listed selected publications by faculty members in the Division of Emergency Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. 

Selected Books and Book Chapters

McGaghie WC, Eppich WJ, O'Leary K. Contributions of Simulation-based Training to Teamwork. In: Salas E, Frush K, editors. 2012. Improving Patient Safety Through Teamwork and Team Training.. Oxford: Oxford University Press
Eppich W, St. Pierre M. Speech is Golden—Communication. In: St. Pierre M, Hofinger G, Buerschnaper C, Simon R, editors. 2011. Crisis Management in Acute Care Settings: Human Factors, Team Psychology. Berlin-Heidelberg: Springer
Eppich W, St. Pierre M. Strategies for Action: Ways to Achieve Good Decisions. In: Simon R. 2011. Crisis Management in Acute Care Settings: Human Factors, Team Psychology. St. Pierre M, Hofinger G, Buerschnaper C, editors. Berlin-Heidelberg: Springer
Eppich W, St. Pierre M. Stress. In: St. Pierre M, Hofinger G, Buerschnaper C, Simon R, editors. 2011. Crisis Management in Acute Care Settings: Human Factors, Team Psychology. Berlin-Heidelberg: Springer
Horowitz R. Pediatric Abdominal Pain. In: Adams J, editor. 2008. Emergency Medicine. New York: Mosby Saunders
Horowitz R. Pediatric Orthopedics. In: Adams J, editor. 2008. Emergency Medicine. New York: Mosby Saunders
Horowitz R. Suturing. In: Goodman D, editor. 2007. Current Procedures: Pediatrics. New York: McGraw HIll
Goodman DM, Green TP, Unti SM, Powell EC, editors. 2007. Lange Current Procedures: Pediatrics. New York: McGraw Hill
Powell EC, Reynolds SL. Gastroenteritis. In: Strange GR, Ahrens WR, McQuillen KK, Dobiesz VA, Lee P, Prendergast HM, editors. 2004. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Just the Facts. New York: McGraw Hill 227-230.
Powell EC. Section Editor, Emergency Pediatrics. In: Green T, Franklin W, Tanz RR, editors. 2004. Pediatrics Just the Facts. New York: McGraw Hill 57-79.

Selected PubMed Publications

Simulation-based team training in healthcare.
Eppich W, Howard V, Vozenilek J, Curran I
Simulation in healthcare : journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare 2011 Aug; 6 Suppl:S14-9
PMID: 21817858
Glow gel hand washing in the waiting room: a novel approach to improving hand hygiene education.
Fishbein AB, Tellez I, Lin H, Sullivan C, Groll ME
Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America 2011 Jul; 32(7):661-6
PMID: 21666396
Ectopic atrial tachycardia in an infant with transient erythroblastopenia of childhood.
Schinasi DA, Schapiro E, Shah M
Pediatric emergency care 2011 Jul; 27(7):657-9
PMID: 21730806
Cholelithiasis in a toddler with sickle cell disease.
Schinasi DA, Mistry RD, Mistry R
Pediatric emergency care 2011 Jun; 27(6):533-4
PMID: 21642788
Simulation-based crisis resource management training for pediatric critical care medicine: A review for instructors.
Cheng A, Donoghue A, Gilfoyle E, Eppich W
Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies 2011 Apr 14; :
PMID: 21499181
Comparison of checklist and anchored global rating instruments for performance rating of simulated pediatric emergencies.
Adler MD, Vozenilek JA, Trainor JL, Eppich WJ, Wang EE, Beaumont JL, Aitchison PR, Pribaz PJ, Erickson T, Edison M, McGaghie WC
Simulation in healthcare : journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare 2011 Feb; 6(1):18-24
PMID: 21330846
Adequacy of informed consent for lumbar puncture in a pediatric emergency department.
Patel PB, Gilchrist A, Cronan KM, Selbst SM
Pediatric emergency care 2010 Oct; 26(10):739-41
PMID: 20881904
Residents' mental model of bag-mask ventilation.
Eppich WJ, Zonfrillo MR, Nelson KL, Hunt EA
Pediatric emergency care 2010 Sep; 26(9):646-52
PMID: 20805782
Incidence and Trends of Pediatric Ovarian Torsion Hospitalizations in the United States, 2000-2006.
Guthrie BD, Adler MD, Powell EC
Pediatrics 2010 Feb 1; :
PMID: 20123766
A statewide model program to improve emergency department readiness for pediatric care.
Cichon ME, Fuchs S, Lyons E, Leonard D
Annals of emergency medicine 2009 Aug; 54(2):198-204
PMID: 19181422
Development and evaluation of a simulation-based pediatric emergency medicine curriculum.
Adler MD, Vozenilek JA, Trainor JL, Eppich WJ, Wang EE, Beaumont JL, Aitchison PR, Erickson T, Edison M, McGaghie WC
Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 2009 Jul; 84(7):935-41
PMID: 19550192
Diagnostic value of immature neutrophils (bands) in the cerebrospinal fluid of children with cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis.
Kanegaye JT, Nigrovic LE, Malley R, Cannavino CR, Schwab SH, Bennett JE, Mohseni MM, Wang VJ, Katsogridakis YL, Herman MI, Kuppermann N
Pediatrics 2009 Jun; 123(6):e967-71
PMID: 19451189
Chicago youth programs: breaking the cycle, bridging the gap.
Sheehan K, Verner H
Pediatric annals 2009 Mar; 38(3):161-6
PMID: 19353906
Parental Preferences for Boarding Locations When a Children's Hospital Exceeds Capacity.
Guthrie BD, King WD, Monroe KW
Annals of emergency medicine 2009 Jan 31; :
PMID: 19181419
Listening to Youth: Reflections on the Effect of a Youth Development Program.
Kalish RE, Voigt B, Rahimian A, Dicara J, Sheehan K
Health promotion practice 2008 Dec 30; :
PMID: 19116417
The art of communication: strategies to improve efficiency, quality of care and patient safety in the emergency department.
Krug SE
Pediatric radiology 2008 Nov; 38 Suppl 4:S655-9
PMID: 18810415
Debriefing as formative assessment: closing performance gaps in medical education.
Rudolph JW, Simon R, Raemer DB, Eppich WJ
Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2008 Nov; 15(11):1010-6
PMID: 18945231
Effect of antibiotic pretreatment on cerebrospinal fluid profiles of children with bacterial meningitis.
Nigrovic LE, Malley R, Macias CG, Kanegaye JT, Moro-Sutherland DM, Schremmer RD, Schwab SH, Agrawal D, Mansour KM, Bennett JE, Katsogridakis YL, Mohseni MM, Bulloch B, Steele DW, Kaplan RL, Herman MI, Bandyopadhyay S, Dayan P, Truong UT, Wang VJ, Bonsu BK, Chapman JL, Kuppermann N
Pediatrics 2008 Oct; 122(4):726-30
PMID: 18829794
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and pediatric advanced life support update for the emergency physician.
Fuchs S
Pediatric emergency care 2008 Aug; 24(8):561-5; quiz 566-8
PMID: 18708904
Corneal injury due to a calcium hydroxide containing food preparation product ("cal").
Schmidt SM, Schmidt CJ, Adler M, Rahmani B
Pediatric emergency care 2008 Jul; 24(7):468-70
PMID: 18633308
Veinlite transillumination in the pediatric emergency department: a therapeutic interventional trial.
Katsogridakis YL, Seshadri R, Sullivan C, Waltzman ML
Pediatric emergency care 2008 Feb; 24(2):83-8
PMID: 18277843
End-tidal carbon dioxide measurements in children with acute asthma.
Guthrie BD, Adler MD, Powell EC
Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2007 Dec; 14(12):1135-40
PMID: 18045887
Development and evaluation of high-fidelity simulation case scenarios for pediatric resident education.
Adler MD, Trainor JL, Siddall VJ, McGaghie WC
Ambulatory pediatrics : the official journal of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association 2007 Mar-Apr; 7(2):182-6
PMID: 17368414
Review of medications used in juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Guthrie B, Rouster-Stevens KA, Reynolds SL
Pediatric emergency care 2007 Jan; 23(1):38-46
PMID: 17228221
Clinical features of bacterial conjunctivitis in children.
Patel PB, Diaz MC, Bennett JE, Attia MW
Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine 2007 Jan; 14(1):1-5
PMID: 17119185