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Top Articles- 2010

Emergency Medicine Development (2010)

Alam N, Chamot E, Vermund SH, Streatfield K, Kristensen S. Partner notification for sexually transmitted infections in developing countries: a systematic review. BMC Public Health. 2010; 10:19. Click here

Carlo WA, Goudar SS, Jehan I, et al. High mortality rates for very low birth weight infants in developing countries despite training. Pediatrics. 2010; 126:e1072-80. Click here Corbett EL, Zezai A, Cheung YB, Bandason T, Dauya E, Munyati SS. Provider-initiated symptom screening for tuberculosis in Zimbabwe: diagnostic value and the effect of HIV status. Bull World Health Org. 2010: 88:13-21. Click here Nakahara S, Saint S, Sann S, et al. Exploring referral systems for injured patients in low-income countries: a case study from Cambodia. Health Policy Plan. 2010; 25:319-327. Click here Ranney M, Rennert-May E, Spitzer R, Chitai MA, Mamlin SE, Mabeya H. A novel ED-based sexual assault center in western Kenya: description of patients and analysis of treatment patterns. Emerg Med J. 2010; epub ahead of print. Click here Schmucker U, Seifert J, Stengel D, Matthes G, Ottersbach C, Ekkernkamp A. Road traffic crashes in developing countries. Unfallchirurg. 2010; 113:373-7. Click here van Lonkhuijzen L, Dijkman A, van Roosmalen J, Zeeman G, Scherpbier A. A systematic review of the effectiveness of training in emergency obstetric care in low-resource environments. BJOG. 2010; 117:777-87. Click here

Emergency Care in Resource-limited settings (2010)

Allen SJ, Martinez EG, Gergorio GV, Dans LF. Probiotics for treating acute infectious diarrhoea. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010; (11):CD003048. Click here

Barros FC, Bhutta ZA, Batra M, et al., GAPPS Review Group Global report on preterm birth and stillbirth. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2010; 10(Suppl 1):S1 Click here Bouyou-Akotet MK, Ramharter M, Ngoungou EB, Mamfoumbi MM, Mihindou MP, Missinou MA. Efficacy and safety of a new pediatric artesunate-mefloquine durg formulation for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Gabon. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2010; 122:173-8. Click here Brooks WA, Goswami D, Rahman M, et al. Influenza is a major contributor to childhood pneumonia in a tropical developing country. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010; 29:216-21. Click here

Geduld H, Hodkinson PW, Wallis LA. Validation of weight estimation by age and length based methods in the Western Cape, South Africa population. Emerg Med J. 2010; Epub ahead of print. Click here Ghimire M, Pradhan YV, Maskey MK. Community-based interventions for diarrhoeal diseases and acute respiratory infections in Nepal. Bull World Health Organ. 2010; 88:216-21. Click here Kabra SK, Lodha R, Pandey RM. Antibiotics for community-acquired pneumonia in children. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010; (3):CD004874. Click here Levine A, Shah SP, Umulisa I, Mark Munyaneza RB, Dushimiyimana JM, Stegmann K. Ultrasound assessment of severe dehydration in children with diarrhea and vomiting. Acad Emerg Med. 2010; 17:1035-41. Click here

Munos MK, Walker CL, Black RE. The effect of oral rehydration solution and recommended home fluids on diarrhea mortality. Int J Epidemiol. 2010; 39(Suppl 1):i75-87). Click here Mwansa-Kambafwile J, Cousens S, Hansen T, Lawn JE. Antenatal steroids in preterm labour for the prevention of neonatal deaths due to complications of preterm birth. Int J Epidemiol. 2010; 39(Suppl1):i122-i133. Click here Pilger D, Heukelbach J, Khakban A, Araujo Oliveira F, Fengler G, Feldmeier H. Household-wide ivermectin treatment for head lice in an impoverished community: randomized observer-blinded controlled trial. Bull World Health Org. 2010; 88:90-6. Click here Rabbani GH, Larson CP, Islam R, Saha UR, Kabir A. Green banana-supplemented diet in the home management of acute and prolonged diarrhoea. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010; (11):CD003048. Click here Winikoff B, Dabash R, Durocher J, et al. Treatment of post-partum haemorrhage with sublingual misoprostol versus oxytocin in women not exposed to oxytocin during labour: a double-blind, randomised, non-inferiority trial. Lancet. 2010; 375:210-6. Click here

Humanitarian and Disaster Response (2010)

Berger R, Gelkopf M. An intervention for reducing secondary traumatization and improving professional self-efficacy in well baby clinic nurses following war and terror: a random control group trial. Int J Nurs Stud. 2011; 48:601-10. Click here

Donaldson RI, Hung YW, Shanovich P, Hasoon T, Evans G. Injury burden during an insurgency: the untold trauma of infrastructure breakdown in Baghdad, Iraq. J Trauma. 2010; 69:1379-85. Click here Feikin DR, Adazu K, Obor D, et al. Mortality and health among internally displaced persons. Bull World Health Org. 2010; 88:601-8. Click here Sadewasser J, Potter A, Ellis D. Defining a standard medication kit for prehospital and retrieval physicians: a comprehensive review. Emerg Med J. 2010; 27:62-71. Click here Walker N, Russell RJ, Hodgetts TJ. British military experience of pre-hospital paediatric trauma in Afghanistan. JR Army med Corps. 2010; 156:150-3. Click here

Zraly M, Nyirazinyoye L. Don't let the suffering make you fade away: an ethnographic study of resilience among survivors of genocide-rape in southern Rwanda. Soc Sci Med. 2010; 70:1656-64. Click here


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