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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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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Neck Injury Evaluation: The CSPINE Study

Development and Testing of a Pediatric Cervical Spine Injury Risk Assessment Tool

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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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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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Strep Throat Testing Device Study

Pilot Study of Strepic® Device for the Diagnosis of Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Pharyngitis

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