Posted by ImproveCareNow on September 01, 2014
Hoffenberg EJ, Park KT, Fridge J, Leibowitz I, Tsou M, Dykes D, Kappelman M, Colletti RB (2014). Appropriateness of emergency department use in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: a quality improvement opportunity.. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (JPGN) 59(3), pg. 324-6.
We sought to characterize emergency department (ED) encounters for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) to identify areas for prevention.