Emergency Medicine Clinical Studies

Some of the many research opportunities available in Emergency Medicine are listed below. Select a study to review a brief description and requirements. Parents or guardians of children who might be eligible are encouraged to inquire about enrollment. Contact information is listed at the end of each study.

Thank you for exploring these opportunities and helping us to find cures and prevent childhood disease.

Clinical Studies

Acute Gastroenteritis (AGE) and Acute Respiratory Illness (ARI) in Children

Enhanced Active Surveillance of Pediatric Infectious Disease and Vaccine by the New Vaccine Surveillance Network

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COVID-19 Testing in Children via Saliva Samples: The SPITS MISC Study

Severity Predictors Integrating Salivary Transcriptomics and Proteomics with Multi-neural Network Intelligence in SARS-CoV2 Infection in Children

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Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness: The Flu VE Study

U.S. Flu Vaccine Effectiveness Network: Pittsburgh

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Lyme Disease Diagnosis Study

Novel Diagnostics for Lyme Disease

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Pediatric Concussion Treatment via Active Injury Management

Active Injury Management (AIM) after Pediatric Concussion

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Pulmonary Embolism Diagnosis in Emergency Setting: The BEEPER Study

Bedside Exclusion of Pulmonary Embolism in Children without Radiation

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Seizure Medication Dosing Protocol: The PediDOSE Study – Phase III

Pediatric Dose Optimization for Seizures in EMS (PediDOSE)

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Sepsis Treatment Comparing Intravenous Solutions: The PRoMPT BOLUS Study – Phase III

Balanced Fluid Resuscitation to Decrease Kidney Injury in Children with Septic Shock

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Wheezing Treatment with Azithromycin Therapy: The AZ-SWED Study – Phase III

Azithromycin Therapy in Preschoolers with a Severe Wheezing Episode Diagnosed at the Emergency Department

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