MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Providence College , 1992 , Providence , RI

Medical School

  • Brown University School of Medicine , 1996 , Providence , RI

Internship

  • Connecticut Children's Medical Center , 1997 , Hartford , CT

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Connecticut Children's Medical Center , 2000 , Hartford , CT

Fellowship

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2003 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Button K, Capraro A, Monuteaux M, Mannix R. Etiologies and Yield of Diagnostic Testing in Children Presenting to the Emergency Department with Altered Mental Status. J Pediatr. 2018 Sep; 200:218-224.e2. View abstract
  2. Twichell SA, Rea CJ, Melvin P, Capraro AJ, Mandel JC, Ferguson MA, Nigrin DJ, Mandl KD, Graham D, Zachariah JP. The effect of an electronic health record-based tool on abnormal pediatric blood pressure recognition. Congenit Heart Dis. 2017 Jul; 12(4):484-490. View abstract
  3. Hoffmann JA, Capraro A, Macnow T. A Rare Cause of Right Lower Quadrant Pain in an 11-Year-Old Female. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2017 Dec; 56(14):1368-1371. View abstract
  4. Paul R, Melendez E, Stack A, Capraro A, Monuteaux M, Neuman MI. Improving adherence to PALS septic shock guidelines. Pediatrics. 2014 May; 133(5):e1358-66. View abstract
  5. Kimia AA, Ben-Joseph E, Prabhu S, Rudloe T, Capraro A, Sarco D, Hummel D, Harper M. Yield of emergent neuroimaging among children presenting with a first complex febrile seizure. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Apr; 28(4):316-21. View abstract
  6. Capraro A, Stack A, Harper MB, Kimia A. Detecting unapproved abbreviations in the electronic medical record. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012 Apr; 38(4):178-83. View abstract
  7. Burghardt L, Neuman MI, Capraro AJ, Volk MS, Nagler J. Picture of the month--quiz case. Plastic bronchitis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011 Sep; 165(9):865, 866. View abstract
  8. Kimia AA, Johnston P, Capraro A, Harper MB. Occurrence of metabolic acidosis in pediatric emergency department patients as a data source for disease surveillance systems. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2010 Oct; 26(10):733-8. View abstract
  9. Kimia A, Ben-Joseph EP, Rudloe T, Capraro A, Sarco D, Hummel D, Johnston P, Harper MB. Yield of lumbar puncture among children who present with their first complex febrile seizure. Pediatrics. 2010 Jul; 126(1):62-9. View abstract
  10. Kimia A, Lee L, Shannon M, Capraro A, Mays D, Johnston P, Hummel D, Shuman M. Holiday ornament-related injuries in children. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009 Dec; 25(12):819-22. View abstract
  11. Gaies MG, Morris SA, Hafler JP, Graham DA, Capraro AJ, Zhou J, Landrigan CP, Sandora TJ. Reforming procedural skills training for pediatric residents: a randomized, interventional trial. Pediatrics. 2009 Aug; 124(2):610-9. View abstract
  12. Kimia AA, Capraro AJ, Hummel D, Johnston P, Harper MB. Utility of lumbar puncture for first simple febrile seizure among children 6 to 18 months of age. Pediatrics. 2009 Jan; 123(1):6-12. View abstract
  13. Meehan WP, Hoppa E, Capraro AJ. Focal motor seizure in a wrestler with a sport-related concussion. Phys Sportsmed. 2008 Dec; 36(1):125-8. View abstract
  14. Capraro AJ, Mooney D, Waltzman ML. The use of routine laboratory studies as screening tools in pediatric abdominal trauma. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2006 Jul; 22(7):480-4. View abstract
  15. Capraro AJ, Wiley JF, Tucker JR. Severe intoxication from xylazine inhalation. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2001 Dec; 17(6):447-8. View abstract