Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
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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 ECReynolds 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.

Recent PubMed Publications

  1. Daymont C, Balamuth F, Scott HF, Bonafide CP, Brady PW, Depinet H, Alpern ER  Elevated Heart Rate and Risk of Revisit With Admission in Pediatric Emergency Patients.  Pediatr Emerg Care  2018 Jul 16;. doi:10.1097/PEC.0000000000001552
  2. Deakyne Davies SJ, Grundmeier RW, Campos DA, Hayes KL, Bell J, Alessandrini EA, Bajaj L, Chamberlain JM, Gorelick MH, Enriquez R, Casper TC, Scheid B, Kittick M, Dean JM, Alpern ER,   The Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network Registry: A Multicenter Electronic Health Record Registry of Pediatric Emergency Care.  Appl Clin Inform  2018 Apr;9(2):366-376. doi:10.1055/s-0038-1651496
  3. Eppich WJ, Rethans JJ, Dornan T, Teunissen PW  Learning how to learn using simulation: Unpacking disguised feedback using a qualitative analysis of doctors' telephone talk.  Med Teach  2018 07;40(7):661-667. doi:10.1080/0142159X.2018.1465183
  4. Schmutz JB, Kolbe M, Eppich WJ  Twelve tips for integrating team reflexivity into your simulation-based team training.  Med Teach  2018 07;40(7):721-727. doi:10.1080/0142159X.2018.1464135
  5. Powell EC, Mahajan PV, Roosevelt G, Hoyle JD, Gattu R, Cruz AT, Rogers AJ, Atabaki SM, Jaffe DM, Casper TC, Ramilo O, Kuppermann N,   Epidemiology of Bacteremia in Febrile Infants Aged 60 Days and Younger.  Ann Emerg Med  2018 Feb;71(2):211-216. pii:S0196-0644(17)31388-4
  6. Goyal MK, Johnson TJ, Chamberlain JM, Casper TC, Simmons T, Alessandrini EA, Bajaj L, Grundmeier RW, Gerber JS, Lorch SA, Alpern ER,   Racial and Ethnic Differences in Antibiotic Use for Viral Illness in Emergency Departments.  Pediatrics  2017 Oct;140(4). pii:e20170203
  7. Pierce MC, Kaczor K, Acker D, Webb T, Brenzel A, Lorenz DJ, Young A, Thompson R  Dataset on psychosocial risk factors in cases of fatal and near-fatal physical child abuse.  Data Brief  2017 Oct;14:107-109. doi:10.1016/j.dib.2017.07.003
  8. Bertocci G, Thompson A, Pierce MC  Femur fracture biomechanics and morphology associated with torsional and bending loading conditions in an in vitro immature porcine model.  J Forensic Leg Med  2017 Nov;52:5-11. pii:S1752-928X(17)30110-5
  9. Pierce MC, Kaczor K, Acker D, Webb T, Brenzel A, Lorenz DJ, Young A, Thompson R  History, injury, and psychosocial risk factor commonalities among cases of fatal and near-fatal physical child abuse.  Child Abuse Negl  2017 Jul;69:263-277. pii:S0145-2134(17)30190-4
  10. Schmutz JB, Eppich WJ  Promoting Learning and Patient Care Through Shared Reflection: A Conceptual Framework for Team Reflexivity in Health Care.  Acad Med  2017 11;92(11):1555-1563. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000001688
  11. Thomas N, Alpern ER  A Stroke Mimic: A 14-Year-Old Cancer Patient Presenting With Acute Right-Sided Weakness.  Pediatr Emerg Care  2017 Mar;33(3):210-212. doi:10.1097/PEC.0000000000001059
  12. Kerry MJ, Schmutz JB, Eppich WJ  Speaking up in defence of teamwork training towards patient safety: a response.  Med Educ  2017 05;51(5):561-562. doi:10.1111/medu.13230
  13. Powell EC, Leonard JR, Olsen CS, Jaffe DM, Anders J, Leonard JC  Atlantoaxial Rotatory Subluxation in Children.  Pediatr Emerg Care  2017 Feb;33(2):86-91. doi:10.1097/PEC.0000000000001023
  14. Pitt MB, Berger JN, Sheehan KM  Compliance of Parenting Magazines Advertisements with American Academy of Pediatrics Recommendations.  Children (Basel)  2016 Nov 01;3(4). pii:E23
  15. Adler MD, Overly FL, Nadkarni VM, Davidson J, Gottesman R, Bank I, Marohn K, Sudikoff S, Grant VJ, Cheng A,   An Approach to Confederate Training Within the Context of Simulation-Based Research.  Simul Healthc  2016 Oct;11(5):357-362
  16. Balamuth F, Weiss SL, Fitzgerald JC, Hayes K, Centkowski S, Chilutti M, Grundmeier RW, Lavelle J, Alpern ER  Protocolized Treatment Is Associated With Decreased Organ Dysfunction in Pediatric Severe Sepsis.  Pediatr Crit Care Med  2016 09;17(9):817-22. doi:10.1097/PCC.0000000000000858
  17. Zonfrillo MR, Macy ML, Cook LJ, Funai T, Stanley RM, Chamberlain JM, Cunningham RM, Alpern ER,   Anticipated resource utilization for injury versus non-injury pediatric visits to emergency departments.  Inj Epidemiol  2016 Dec;3(1):12. doi:10.1186/s40621-016-0077-4
  18. Thompson R, Kaczor K, Lorenz DJ, Bennett BL, Meyers G, Pierce MC  Is the Use of Physical Discipline Associated with Aggressive Behaviors in Young Children?  Acad Pediatr  ;17(1):34-44. pii:S1876-2859(16)00082-6
  19. Horowitz R, Cico SJ, Bailitz J  Point-of-care Ultrasound: A New Tool for the Identification of Gastric Foreign Bodies in Children?  J Emerg Med  2016 Jan;50(1):99-103. doi:10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.07.022
  20. Pierce MC, Magana JN, Kaczor K, Lorenz DJ, Meyers G, Bennett BL, Kanegaye JT  The Prevalence of Bruising Among Infants in Pediatric Emergency Departments.  Ann Emerg Med  2016 Jan;67(1):1-8. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2015.06.021
  21. Higgins A, Brannen ML, Heiman HL, Adler MD  Patient Handoffs: Is Cross Cover or Night Shift Better?  J Patient Saf  2017 06;13(2):88-92. doi:10.1097/PTS.0000000000000126
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