Understanding the unique physiology of pediatric traumatic brain injury is a vital first step in maximizing our care of injured children.


Medical School

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School , 1999 , Worcester , MA

Graduate Degree

  • Harvard School of Public Health , 2009 , Boston , MA


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2002 , Boston , MA


Emergency Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2005 , Boston , MA

Philosophy of Care

Understanding the unique physiology of pediatric traumatic brain injury is a vital first step in maximizing our care of injured children.


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


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  1. Need to Clarify Mechanisms Explaining the Effect of Screen Time on Recovery From Concussion-Reply. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Dec 13. View abstract
  2. Cumulative Concussion and Odds of Stroke in Former National Football League Players. Stroke. 2022 Jan; 53(1):e5-e8. View abstract
  3. Pediatric Traumatic Injury Emergency Department Visits and Management in US Children's Hospitals From 2010 to 2019. Ann Emerg Med. 2021 Nov 25. View abstract
  4. Subjective Concerns Regarding the Effects of Sport-Related Concussion on Long-Term Brain Health among Former NFL Players: An NFL-LONG Study. Sports Med. 2021 Nov 13. View abstract
  5. Multiple Past Concussions in High School Hockey Players: Examining Cognitive Functioning and Symptom Reporting. Clin J Sport Med. 2021 11 01; 31(6):e313-e320. View abstract
  6. Effect of Screen Time on Recovery From Concussion: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 11 01; 175(11):1124-1131. View abstract
  7. Proteomic Discovery of Noninvasive Biomarkers Associated With Sport-Related Concussions. Neurology. 2021 Oct 21. View abstract
  8. Longitudinal trajectory of depression symptom severity and the influence of concussion history and physical function over a 19-year period among former National Football League (NFL) players: an NFL-LONG Study. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2021 Oct 18. View abstract
  9. Early targeted heart rate aerobic exercise versus placebo stretching for sport-related concussion in adolescents: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2021 11; 5(11):792-799. View abstract
  10. Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia Reported by Former Professional Football Players over 50 Years of Age: An NFL-LONG Study. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2021 Sep 28. View abstract
  11. And so they wait: The other epidemic among United States youth during COVID-19. Acad Emerg Med. 2021 11; 28(11):1347-1348. View abstract
  12. Visual Dysfunction after Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in a Mouse Model and Ramifications on Behavioral Metrics. J Neurotrauma. 2021 10 15; 38(20):2881-2895. View abstract
  13. Infant mortality, poverty and reproductive justice. Pediatr Res. 2021 Nov; 90(5):926-929. View abstract
  14. Persistent CO2 reactivity deficits are associated with neurological dysfunction up to one year after repetitive mild closed head injury in adolescent mice. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2021 12; 41(12):3260-3272. View abstract
  15. Saliva RNA biomarkers predict concussion duration and detect symptom recovery: a comparison with balance and cognitive testing. J Neurol. 2021 Nov; 268(11):4349-4361. View abstract
  16. Association of Pharmacological Interventions With Symptom Burden Reduction in Patients With Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review. JAMA Neurol. 2021 05 01; 78(5):596-608. View abstract
  17. Association of Clinical Guidelines and Decision Support with Computed Tomography Use in Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. J Pediatr. 2021 Aug; 235:178-183.e1. View abstract
  18. Age and Sex Interactions in Recovery From Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: More Questions Than Answers. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 04 01; 4(4):e213068. View abstract
  19. Plasma PrPC and ADAM-10 as novel biomarkers for traumatic brain injury and concussion: a pilot study. Brain Inj. 2021 05 12; 35(6):734-741. View abstract
  20. Intracranial Traumatic Hematoma Detection in Children Using a Portable Near-infrared Spectroscopy Device. West J Emerg Med. 2021 Mar 24; 22(3):782-791. View abstract
  21. Classification of Comprehensive Neuro-Ophthalmologic Measures of Postacute Concussion. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 03 01; 4(3):e210599. View abstract
  22. Racial Disparities in Diagnosis of Concussion and Minor Head Trauma and Mechanism of Injury in Pediatric Patients Visiting the Emergency Department. J Pediatr. 2021 06; 233:249-254.e1. View abstract
  23. Symptoms upon postural change and orthostatic hypotension in adolescents with concussion. Brain Inj. 2021 01 18; 35(2):226-232. View abstract
  24. Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury in Females: A State-of-the-Art Summary and Future Directions. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2021 01 01; 36(1):E1-E17. View abstract
  25. BBB pathophysiology-independent delivery of siRNA in traumatic brain injury. Sci Adv. 2021 Jan; 7(1). View abstract
  26. Paediatric ED utilisation in the early phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. Emerg Med J. 2021 Feb; 38(2):100-102. View abstract
  27. Blood Biomarkers for Detection of Brain Injury in COVID-19 Patients. J Neurotrauma. 2021 01 01; 38(1):1-43. View abstract
  28. Increase in Seizure Susceptibility After Repetitive Concussion Results from Oxidative Stress, Parvalbumin-Positive Interneuron Dysfunction and Biphasic Increases in Glutamate/GABA Ratio. Cereb Cortex. 2020 11 03; 30(12):6108-6120. View abstract
  29. Female Sport Participation Effect on Long-Term Health-Related Quality of Life. Clin J Sport Med. 2020 11; 30(6):526-532. View abstract
  30. Diagnosing mild traumatic brain injury using saliva RNA compared to cognitive and balance testing. Clin Transl Med. 2020 Oct; 10(6):e197. View abstract
  31. Impact of COVID-19 on professional and personal responsibilities of Massachusetts physicians. Am J Emerg Med. 2020 Nov; 38(11):2365-2367. View abstract
  32. The Infant Scalp Score: A Validated Tool to Stratify Risk of Traumatic Brain Injury in Infants With Isolated Scalp Hematoma. Acad Emerg Med. 2021 01; 28(1):92-97. View abstract
  33. Demographics and management of outpatient concussion visits among neurologists and non-neurologists: 2006-2016. Concussion. 2020 Aug 04; 5(3):CNC79. View abstract
  34. Use of Ondansetron for Vomiting After Head Trauma: Does It Mask Clinically Significant Traumatic Brain Injury? Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020 Aug; 36(8):e433-e437. View abstract
  35. Neurosensory Screening and Symptom Provocation in Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2020 Jul/Aug; 35(4):270-278. View abstract
  36. Are "Other Doctors Are Stupid" Jokes Appropriate? AMA J Ethics. 2020 07 01; 22(7):E583-587. View abstract
  37. Fluid Biomarkers of Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review. J Neurotrauma. 2020 10 01; 37(19):2029-2044. View abstract
  38. What Would You Do, Doctor? JAMA. 2020 May 05; 323(17):1678-1679. View abstract
  39. Child Access Prevention Firearm Laws and Firearm Fatalities Among Children Aged 0 to 14 Years, 1991-2016. JAMA Pediatr. 2020 05 01; 174(5):463-469. View abstract
  40. Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Firearms in the United States: Will an Epidemic of Suicide Follow? Ann Intern Med. 2020 08 04; 173(3):228-229. View abstract
  41. Prognosis for Persistent Post Concussion Symptoms using a Multifaceted Objective Gait and Balance Assessment Approach. Gait Posture. 2020 06; 79:53-59. View abstract
  42. Internal Jugular Vein Compression Collar Mitigates Histopathological Alterations after Closed Head Rotational Head Impact in Swine: A Pilot Study. Neuroscience. 2020 06 15; 437:132-144. View abstract
  43. Managing Pediatric Concussion in the Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med. 2020 06; 75(6):762-766. View abstract
  44. A Teenager Presenting With Rash and Visual Disturbance. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2020 02; 39(2):173. View abstract
  45. Revisits, readmissions, and outcomes for pediatric traumatic brain injury in California, 2005-2014. PLoS One. 2020; 15(1):e0227981. View abstract
  46. Automated Quantification of Immunohistochemical Staining of Large Animal Brain Tissue Using QuPath Software. Neuroscience. 2020 03 01; 429:235-244. View abstract
  47. Biomarkers May Provide Unique Insights Into Neurological Effects Associated With Sport-Related Concussions. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 01 03; 3(1):e1919799. View abstract
  48. Doctoring While Woman. Acad Emerg Med. 2020 05; 27(5):434-436. View abstract
  49. The use of opioids in low acuity pediatric trauma patients. PLoS One. 2019; 14(12):e0226433. View abstract
  50. Longitudinal structural connectomic and rich-club analysis in adolescent mTBI reveals persistent, distributed brain alterations acutely through to one year post-injury. Sci Rep. 2019 12 11; 9(1):18833. View abstract
  51. Hyperosmolar Therapy in Pediatric Severe Traumatic Brain Injury-A Systematic Review. Crit Care Med. 2019 12; 47(12):e1022-e1031. View abstract
  52. A Stroke Alert Protocol Decreases the Time to Diagnosis of Brain Attack Symptoms in a Pediatric Emergency Department. J Pediatr. 2020 01; 216:136-141.e6. View abstract
  53. Memantine Mitigates Oligodendrocyte Damage after Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Neuroscience. 2019 11 21; 421:152-161. View abstract
  54. Radiologic common data elements rates in pediatric mild traumatic brain injury. Neurology. 2020 01 21; 94(3):e241-e253. View abstract
  55. Mass School Shootings in the United States: A Novel Root Cause Analysis Using Lay Press Reports. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2019 11; 58(13):1423-1428. View abstract
  56. The Buffalo Concussion Bike Test for Concussion Assessment in Adolescents. Sports Health. 2019 Nov/Dec; 11(6):492-497. View abstract
  57. Concussion Symptom Profiles Among Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Athletes. Clin J Sport Med. 2019 09; 29(5):391-397. View abstract
  58. Comparison of Rest to Aerobic Exercise and Placebo-like Treatment of Acute Sport-Related Concussion in Male and Female Adolescents. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 12; 100(12):2267-2275. View abstract
  59. Recommendations for the Emergency Department Prevention of Sport-Related Concussion. Ann Emerg Med. 2020 04; 75(4):471-482. View abstract
  60. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Emergency Department Utilization and Diagnosis for Sports-Related Head Injuries. Front Neurol. 2019; 10:690. View abstract
  61. Challenges and Progress in Identifying Cervical Spine Injuries in Children. Pediatrics. 2019 07; 144(1). View abstract
  62. Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Athletes Sustaining Repetitive Head Impacts: A Systematic Review of Prospective Studies. J Neurotrauma. 2019 10 15; 36(20):2831-2849. View abstract
  63. Practice Patterns in Pharmacological and Non-Pharmacological Therapies for Children with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Survey of 15 Canadian and United States Centers. J Neurotrauma. 2019 10 15; 36(20):2886-2894. View abstract
  64. Longitudinal Changes in Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in Pediatric Concussion: A Pilot Study. Front Neurol. 2019; 10:556. View abstract
  65. Early Subthreshold Aerobic Exercise for Sport-Related Concussion: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Pediatr. 2019 04 01; 173(4):319-325. View abstract
  66. Diagnosis of Concussion in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2019 07; 30:35-39. View abstract
  67. Identifying Persistent Postconcussion Symptom Risk in a Pediatric Sports Medicine Clinic. Am J Sports Med. 2018 11; 46(13):3254-3261. View abstract
  68. Increasing Fatality Rates From Preventable Deaths in Teenagers and Young Adults. JAMA. 2018 Aug 14; 320(6):543-544. View abstract
  69. Advanced biomarkers of pediatric mild traumatic brain injury: Progress and perils. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2018 11; 94:149-165. View abstract
  70. Preinjury Migraine History as a Risk Factor for Prolonged Return to School and Sports following Concussion. J Neurotrauma. 2018 Aug 02. View abstract
  71. And Still We Believed. JAMA. 2018 Jul 17; 320(3):235. View abstract
  72. Extended Erythropoietin Treatment Prevents Chronic Executive Functional and Microstructural Deficits Following Early Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Rats. Front Neurol. 2018; 9:451. View abstract
  73. Acute concussion: making the diagnosis and state of the art management. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2018 06; 30(3):344-349. View abstract
  74. Etiologies and Yield of Diagnostic Testing in Children Presenting to the Emergency Department with Altered Mental Status. J Pediatr. 2018 09; 200:218-224.e2. View abstract
  75. Self-reported sleep duration affects tandem gait, but not steady-state gait outcomes among healthy collegiate athletes. Gait Posture. 2018 05; 62:291-296. View abstract
  76. Neurosensory Deficits Vary as a Function of Point of Care in Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2018 05 15; 35(10):1178-1184. View abstract
  77. Behavioral phenotyping and dopamine dynamics in mice with conditional deletion of the glutamate transporter GLT-1 in neurons: resistance to the acute locomotor effects of amphetamine. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2018 05; 235(5):1371-1387. View abstract
  78. Investigating Effects of Sex Differences and Prior Concussions on Symptom Reporting and Cognition Among Adolescent Soccer Players. Am J Sports Med. 2018 03; 46(4):961-968. View abstract
  79. Promise of Salivary MicroRNA for Assessing Concussion. JAMA Pediatr. 2018 01 01; 172(1):14-15. View abstract
  80. Point-of-care hip ultrasound in a pediatric emergency department. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 Jul; 36(7):1174-1177. View abstract
  81. Neurocognitive Deficits of Concussed Adolescent Athletes at Self-reported Symptom Resolution in the Zurich Guidelines Era. Orthop J Sports Med. 2017 Nov; 5(11):2325967117737307. View abstract
  82. Carbon Monoxide Exposure in Youth Ice Hockey. Clin J Sport Med. 2017 Nov; 27(6):536-541. View abstract
  83. White matter alterations over the course of two consecutive high-school football seasons and the effect of a jugular compression collar: A preliminary longitudinal diffusion tensor imaging study. Hum Brain Mapp. 2018 01; 39(1):491-508. View abstract
  84. Cis P-tau is induced in clinical and preclinical brain injury and contributes to post-injury sequelae. Nat Commun. 2017 10 17; 8(1):1000. View abstract
  85. Tribalism in Medicine-Us vs Them. JAMA Pediatr. 2017 09 01; 171(9):831. View abstract
  86. Concussion: Evaluation and management. Cleve Clin J Med. 2017 Aug; 84(8):623-630. View abstract
  87. Environmental Enrichment Mitigates Deficits after Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2017 08 15; 34(16):2445-2455. View abstract
  88. Memantine improves outcomes after repetitive traumatic brain injury. Behav Brain Res. 2018 03 15; 340:195-204. View abstract
  89. Complexity and Severity of Pediatric Patients Treated at United States Emergency Departments. J Pediatr. 2017 07; 186:145-149.e1. View abstract
  90. Burden of USA hospital charges for traumatic brain injury. Brain Inj. 2017; 31(1):24-31. View abstract
  91. Multiple Past Concussions in High School Football Players: Are There Differences in Cognitive Functioning and Symptom Reporting? Am J Sports Med. 2016 Dec; 44(12):3243-3251. View abstract
  92. Consistency of Self-Reported Concussion History in Adolescent Athletes. J Neurotrauma. 2017 01 15; 34(2):322-327. View abstract
  93. Adolescent Mice Demonstrate a Distinct Pattern of Injury after Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2017 01 15; 34(2):495-504. View abstract
  94. Microstructural and microglial changes after repetitive mild traumatic brain injury in mice. J Neurosci Res. 2017 04; 95(4):1025-1035. View abstract
  95. Emergency Department Management of Febrile Respiratory Illness in Children. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Jul; 32(7):429-34. View abstract
  96. Sports-related concussions - media, science and policy. Nat Rev Neurol. 2016 08; 12(8):486-90. View abstract
  97. Predictors and Outcomes of Pediatric Firearm Injuries Treated in the Emergency Department: Differences by Mechanism of Intent. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 07; 23(7):790-5. View abstract
  98. Initial somatic symptoms are associated with prolonged symptom duration following concussion in adolescents. Acta Paediatr. 2016 Sep; 105(9):e426-32. View abstract
  99. Attribution of Concussion-Like Symptoms and History of Collision Sports Exposure--Reply. JAMA Pediatr. 2016 Apr; 170(4):400. View abstract
  100. Imaging and serum biomarkers reflecting the functional efficacy of extended erythropoietin treatment in rats following infantile traumatic brain injury. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Jun; 17(6):739-55. View abstract
  101. Physical Activity Level and Symptom Duration Are Not Associated After Concussion. Am J Sports Med. 2016 Apr; 44(4):1040-6. View abstract
  102. Clinical Traumatic Brain Injury in the Preclinical Setting. Methods Mol Biol. 2016; 1462:11-28. View abstract
  103. Initial symptom burden predicts duration of symptoms after concussion. J Sci Med Sport. 2016 Sep; 19(9):722-5. View abstract
  104. Factors Associated With Concussion-like Symptom Reporting in High School Athletes. JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Dec; 169(12):1132-40. View abstract
  105. Outcomes of pediatric patients with persistent midline cervical spine tenderness and negative imaging result after trauma. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Nov; 79(5):822-7. View abstract
  106. Variation and Trends in Charges for Pediatric Care in Massachusetts Emergency Departments, 2000-2011. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Oct; 22(10):1164-71. View abstract
  107. Restraint use in motor vehicle crash fatalities in children 0 year to 9 years old. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Sep; 79(3 Suppl 1):S55-60. View abstract
  108. Chronic traumatic encephalopathy and athletes. Neurology. 2015 Oct 27; 85(17):1504-11. View abstract
  109. Motor Vehicle Crash Fatalities in States With Primary Versus Secondary Seat Belt Laws: A Time-Series Analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Aug 04; 163(3):184-90. View abstract
  110. Variation in Computed Tomography Imaging for Pediatric Injury-Related Emergency Visits. J Pediatr. 2015 Oct; 167(4):897-904.e3. View abstract
  111. Division III Collision Sports Are Not Associated with Neurobehavioral Quality of Life. J Neurotrauma. 2016 Jan 15; 33(2):254-9. View abstract
  112. Antibody against early driver of neurodegeneration cis P-tau blocks brain injury and tauopathy. Nature. 2015 Jul 23; 523(7561):431-436. View abstract
  113. Quality Improvement Effort to Reduce Cranial CTs for Children With Minor Blunt Head Trauma. Pediatrics. 2015 Jul; 136(1):e227-33. View abstract
  114. Firearm Ownership and Violent Crime in the U.S.: An Ecologic Study. Am J Prev Med. 2015 Aug; 49(2):207-14. View abstract
  115. Expert consensus document: Mind the gaps—advancing research into short-term and long-term neuropsychological outcomes of youth sports-related concussions. Nat Rev Neurol. 2015 04; 11(4):230-44. View abstract
  116. Risk of athletes with Chiari malformations suffering catastrophic injuries during sports participation is low. Clin J Sport Med. 2015 Mar; 25(2):133-7. View abstract
  117. Change of shift. The blanket. Ann Emerg Med. 2015 Mar; 65(3):336. View abstract
  118. Early symptom burden predicts recovery after sport-related concussion. Neurology. 2014 Dec 09; 83(24):2204-10. View abstract
  119. Pediatric cervical spine injury evaluation after blunt trauma: a clinical decision analysis. Ann Emerg Med. 2015 Mar; 65(3):239-47. View abstract
  120. Sex differences in the effect of progesterone after controlled cortical impact in adolescent mice: a preliminary study. J Neurosurg. 2014 Dec; 121(6):1337-41. View abstract
  121. Chronic gliosis and behavioral deficits in mice following repetitive mild traumatic brain injury. J Neurosurg. 2014 Dec; 121(6):1342-50. View abstract
  122. Complex pattern of interaction between in utero hypoxia-ischemia and intra-amniotic inflammation disrupts brain development and motor function. J Neuroinflammation. 2014 Aug 01; 11:131. View abstract
  123. Management of pediatric patients with concussion by emergency medicine physicians. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2014 Jul; 30(7):458-61. View abstract
  124. Multiple prior concussions are associated with symptoms in high school athletes. Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2014 Jun; 1(6):433-8. View abstract
  125. Trends in visits for traumatic brain injury to emergency departments in the United States. JAMA. 2014 May 14; 311(18):1917-9. View abstract
  126. Duration and course of post-concussive symptoms. Pediatrics. 2014 Jun; 133(6):999-1006. View abstract
  127. Cholesterol testing among children and adolescents during health visits. JAMA. 2014 May 07; 311(17):1804-7. View abstract
  128. Serum biomarkers predict acute symptom burden in children after concussion: a preliminary study. J Neurotrauma. 2014 Jun 01; 31(11):1072-5. View abstract
  129. Genetic influences and neuropathological sequelae of repetitive brain injury. Reply. Ann Neurol. 2014 Apr; 75(4):618. View abstract
  130. A piece of my mind. What would you do, doctor? JAMA. 2014 Mar 05; 311(9):911-2. View abstract
  131. Management and prevention of sport-related concussion. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2014 Nov; 53(13):1221-30. View abstract
  132. Effect of cognitive activity level on duration of post-concussion symptoms. Pediatrics. 2014 Feb; 133(2):e299-304. View abstract
  133. Epidemiology of paediatric firearm injuries in the USA, 2001-2010. Arch Dis Child. 2014 Apr; 99(4):331-5. View abstract
  134. Trends in pediatric visits to the emergency department for psychiatric illnesses. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Jan; 21(1):25-30. View abstract
  135. Firearm legislation and gun-related fatalities--reply. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Nov 25; 173(21):2011-2. View abstract
  136. The prevalence of undiagnosed concussions in athletes. Clin J Sport Med. 2013 Sep; 23(5):339-42. View abstract
  137. Clinical correlates in an experimental model of repetitive mild brain injury. Ann Neurol. 2013 Jul; 74(1):65-75. View abstract
  138. Red state blue state. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Aug; 20(8):858-9. View abstract
  139. Management strategies and medication use for treating paediatric patients with concussions. Acta Paediatr. 2013 Sep; 102(9):e424-8. View abstract
  140. The epidemiology of outpatient visits for minor head injury: 2005 to 2009. Neurosurgery. 2013 Jul; 73(1):129-34; discussion 134. View abstract
  141. Time interval between concussions and symptom duration. Pediatrics. 2013 Jul; 132(1):8-17. View abstract
  142. Bicycle helmet laws are associated with a lower fatality rate from bicycle-motor vehicle collisions. J Pediatr. 2013 Sep; 163(3):726-9. View abstract
  143. Firearm legislation and firearm-related fatalities in the United States. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 May 13; 173(9):732-40. View abstract
  144. A substantial proportion of life-threatening injuries are sport-related. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 May; 29(5):624-7. View abstract
  145. Symptom severity predicts prolonged recovery after sport-related concussion, but age and amnesia do not. J Pediatr. 2013 Sep; 163(3):721-5. View abstract
  146. Isolated skull fractures: trends in management in US pediatric emergency departments. Ann Emerg Med. 2013 Oct; 62(4):327-31. View abstract
  147. Beneficial effect of amyloid beta after controlled cortical impact. Brain Inj. 2013 Jun; 27(6):743-8. View abstract
  148. Uncomfortable. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Mar; 20(3):325-6. View abstract
  149. Epidemiology, trends, assessment and management of sport-related concussion in United States high schools. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2012 Dec; 24(6):696-701. View abstract
  150. Booster seat laws and fatalities in children 4 to 7 years of age. Pediatrics. 2012 Dec; 130(6):996-1002. View abstract
  151. Increasing recovery time between injuries improves cognitive outcome after repetitive mild concussive brain injuries in mice. Neurosurgery. 2012 Oct; 71(4):885-91. View abstract
  152. Pediatric traumatic brain injury and radiation risks: a clinical decision analysis. J Pediatr. 2013 Feb; 162(2):392-7. View abstract
  153. A compassionate care checklist. Acad Emerg Med. 2012 Aug; 19(8):992. View abstract
  154. Insurance status and the care of adult patients 19 to 64 years of age visiting the emergency department. Acad Emerg Med. 2012 Jul; 19(7):808-15. View abstract
  155. Traumatic brain injury, microglia, and Beta amyloid. Int J Alzheimers Dis. 2012; 2012:608732. View abstract
  156. Insurance status and the care of children in the emergency department. J Pediatr. 2012 Sep; 161(3):536-541.e3. View abstract
  157. Pediatric abdominal pain: use of imaging in the emergency department in the United States from 1999 to 2007. Radiology. 2012 Jun; 263(3):778-85. View abstract
  158. Detrimental effect of genetic inhibition of B-site APP-cleaving enzyme 1 on functional outcome after controlled cortical impact in young adult mice. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Sep; 28(9):1855-61. View abstract
  159. Factors associated with the use of cervical spine computed tomography imaging in pediatric trauma patients. Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Sep; 18(9):905-11. View abstract
  160. Computed tomography for minor head injury: variation and trends in major United States pediatric emergency departments. J Pediatr. 2012 Jan; 160(1):136-9.e1. View abstract
  161. Pediatric concussions in United States emergency departments in the years 2002 to 2006. J Pediatr. 2010 Dec; 157(6):889-93. View abstract
  162. Neuroimaging for pediatric head trauma: do patient and hospital characteristics influence who gets imaged? Acad Emerg Med. 2010 Jul; 17(7):694-700. View abstract
  163. Age-dependent effect of apolipoprotein E4 on functional outcome after controlled cortical impact in mice. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2011 Jan; 31(1):351-61. View abstract
  164. Acute pediatric monoarticular arthritis: distinguishing lyme arthritis from other etiologies. Pediatrics. 2009 Mar; 123(3):959-65. View abstract
  165. Acetaminophen. 2008. View abstract
  166. Rheumatologic Emergencies. Essential of Emergency Medicine. Richard V. Aghababian, ED. 2008. View abstract
  167. Poisoning in Children with Unique Metabolism. Clinical Management of Poisoning and Drug Overdose. 2007. View abstract
  168. Over-the-Counter Medications / Diabetic Agents. Zaoutis L, Chiang VW, eds. Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine. 2007. View abstract
  169. Status asthmaticus in children. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2007 Jun; 19(3):281-7. View abstract
  170. Acute pediatric rhabdomyolysis: causes and rates of renal failure. Pediatrics. 2006 Nov; 118(5):2119-25. View abstract
  171. The Boston Marathon Study: a novel approach to research during residency. Pediatrics. 2006 May; 117(5):1818-22. View abstract
  172. Hyponatremia among runners in the Boston Marathon. N Engl J Med. 2005 Apr 14; 352(15):1550-6. View abstract
  173. Airway Management in the Poisoned Child.Erickson T, Ahrens W, Aks S, Baum CR and Ling L (eds). Pediatric Toxicology: Diagnosis and Management of the Poisoned Child. 2004; (2004):84-88. View abstract
  174. PAS Poster Presentation: Etiology and Rate of Acute Renal Failure in Pediatric Rhabdomyolysis. 2004. View abstract