MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Tufts University School of Medicine , 1983 , Boston , MA

Internship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1984 , Boston , MA

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1986 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1988 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

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

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. A method to identify pediatric high-risk diagnoses missed in the emergency department. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018 Jun 27; 5(2):63-69. View abstract
  2. Detection of Pulmonary Embolism in High-Risk Children. J Pediatr. 2016 Nov; 178:214-218.e3. View abstract
  3. Impact of a bronchiolitis guideline on ED resource use and cost: a segmented time-series analysis. Pediatrics. 2014 Jan; 133(1):e227-34. View abstract
  4. Bacteremia risk and outpatient management of febrile patients with sickle cell disease. Pediatrics. 2013 Jun; 131(6):1035-41. View abstract
  5. Sterile cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis in young febrile infants with urinary tract infections. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011 Jul; 165(7):635-41. View abstract
  6. Febrile infants with urinary tract infections at very low risk for adverse events and bacteremia. Pediatrics. 2010 Dec; 126(6):1074-83. View abstract
  7. A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial of dexamethasone for bronchiolitis. N Engl J Med. 2007 Jul 26; 357(4):331-9. View abstract
  8. Acute pediatric rhabdomyolysis: causes and rates of renal failure. Pediatrics. 2006 Nov; 118(5):2119-25. View abstract
  9. A randomized clinical trial of the management of esophageal coins in children. Pediatrics. 2005 Sep; 116(3):614-9. View abstract
  10. Imaging studies after a first febrile urinary tract infection in young children. N Engl J Med. 2003 Jan 16; 348(3):195-202. View abstract
  11. The role of emergent neuroimaging in children with new-onset afebrile seizures. Pediatrics. 2003 Jan; 111(1):1-5. View abstract
  12. Time to detection of positive cultures in 28- to 90-day-old febrile infants. Pediatrics. 2000 Dec; 106(6):E74. View abstract
  13. Uses and complications of central venous catheters inserted in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2000 Aug; 16(4):230-2. View abstract
  14. Oral versus initial intravenous therapy for urinary tract infections in young febrile children. Pediatrics. 1999 Jul; 104(1 Pt 1):79-86. View abstract
  15. Intern learning and education in a short stay unit. A qualitative study. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1997 Feb; 151(2):193-8. View abstract
  16. Failure of oxygen saturation and clinical assessment to predict which patients with bronchiolitis discharged from the emergency department will return requiring admission. Pediatr Emerg Care. 1997 Feb; 13(1):9-11. View abstract
  17. Intravenous versus oral corticosteroids in the management of acute asthma in children. Ann Emerg Med. 1997 Feb; 29(2):212-7. View abstract
  18. Impact of a short stay unit on asthma patients admitted to a tertiary pediatric hospital. Qual Manag Health Care. 1997; 6(1):14-22. View abstract
  19. New onset wheezing. Pediatr Emerg Care. 1994 Jun; 10(3):178-80. View abstract
  20. Identifying febrile infants at risk for a serious bacterial infection. J Pediatr. 1993 Sep; 123(3):489-90. View abstract
  21. The prevalence of serious bacterial infections by age in febrile infants during the first 3 months of life. Pediatr Ann. 1993 Aug; 22(8):462-6. View abstract
  22. Clinical and cost-effectiveness of outpatient strategies for management of febrile infants. Pediatrics. 1992 Jun; 89(6 Pt 2):1135-44. View abstract
  23. Outpatient treatment of febrile infants 28 to 89 days of age with intramuscular administration of ceftriaxone. J Pediatr. 1992 Jan; 120(1):22-7. View abstract
  24. Effect of polymyxin B on experimental shock from meningococcal and Escherichia coli endotoxins. J Infect Dis. 1991 Sep; 164(3):542-9. View abstract
  25. Comparison of external jugular and peripheral venous administration of sodium bicarbonate in puppies. Crit Care Med. 1989 Mar; 17(3):251-4. View abstract