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QS1. The International Classification Of Disease Critical Care Severity Score (ICASS) Demonstrates That Pediatric Burden Of Injury Is Similar To That Of Adults: Validation Using The National Trauma Databank
*Christopher Snyder1, David Ciesla2, Tara Barry2, Nicole Chandler1, Keith Thatch1, Nicholas Poulos3, Paul Danielson1, Etienne Pracht2
1Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, St Petersburg, FL;2University of South Florida, Tampa, FL;3Wolfson Children's Hospital / Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Jacksonville, FL

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QS2. Pediatric Penetrating Thoracic Trauma: Examining The Impact Of Trauma Center Designation And Penetrating Trauma Volume On Outcomes
James M Prieto1, Richard Y Calvo1, Kyle D Checchi1, Michael J Sise1, *Romeo C Ignacio2, C Beth Sise1, Vishal Bansal1, Matthew J Martin1
1Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA;2Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, CA

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QS3. Pediatric Evidence-based Imaging Guidelines For Adult Trauma Providers Significantly Reduces Radiation Exposure To Children
Anna Wu, *Mary Edwards, Ashar Ata, Luke Duncan, *Colleen Savage, Rachel Le, Jasmine Adderly
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

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QS4. Settling The Score: Mortality Differences In Pediatric And Adult Trauma Relative To Injury Severity Score
Justin S Hatchimonji1, Valerie L Luks1, Robert A Swendiman1, Myron Allukian, III2, *Michael L Nance2, Gary W Nace, Jr.2
1University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA;2Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

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QS5. Identifying Risk Markers For PTSD In Pediatric Traumatic Patients Using Psystart: A Pilot Study
Jordan E Jackson1, *Clifton Ewbank2, Craig Anderson3, Merritt Schreiber4
1UC Davis, Sacramento, CA;2UCSF East Bay, Oakland, CA;3University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA;4Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, LA, CA

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QS6. Predictors Of Blunt Cerebrovascular Injury In Pediatric Trauma: Who Should We Screen For?
Mohamad Chehab, *Marion Henry, Samer Asmar, Letitia Bible, Muhammad Khurrum, Molly Douglas, Lynn Gries, Michael Ditillo, Bellal Joseph
The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

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QS7. Creating A National Network Of Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Experts To Provide Life-Saving Education And Resources To Families In Need
Gloria DelCastillo1, Corazon A Eaton2, Emma Costello1, *Suzanne Moody1, Victor F Garcia1, *Meera Kotagal1, *Richard F Falcone1, *Rebeccah L Brown1
1Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH;2Centene, Cincinnati, OH

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QS8. Increased Use Of Laparoscopy At Level I Pediatric Trauma Centers Compared To Level II Centers
Aryan Haratian1, Areg Grigorian2, Karan Rajalingam3, Matthew Dolich2, Sebastian Schubl2, Catherine M Kuza4, Michael Lekawa2, Jeffry Nahmias2
1University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA;2University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA;3Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Boca Raton, FL;4USC Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

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QS10. No Association Between Npo Time And Aspirations In Pediatric Trauma Patients
Carl Nunziato1, Esteban Esquivel2, *Matthew Ellington1, *Chris Souder1, *Brian Kaufman1
1Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX;2Texas Tech Health University Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX

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QS11. Screening For ASD And PTSD In Pediatric Trauma Patients: A Pilot Study
Ashley E Mazo, *Megan Waddell, Julia Raddatz, James Rachal, Stacy Reynolds, *A. Britton Christmas
Atrium Health, Charlotte, NC

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QS12. Emergent Mental Health Visits Among Pediatric Survivors Of Interpersonal Violence At A Level I Pediatric Trauma Center (PTC)
Abby Gross1, *Tito Thomas1, Mona L Delva1, Meredith Bradley1, Monica Larson1, Rebecca Kelly1, *Edward M Barksdale, Jr.2
1Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH;2University Hospitals Rainbow babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH

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QS13. Development Of A Red Flag Scorecard Screening Tool For The Identification Of Child Physical Abuse
Brittany L Johnson, Hannah Todd, Marcella Donaruma-Kwoh, Angela Bachim, Daniel Rubalcava, Christopher Greely, David Wesson, *Bindi Naik-Mathuria
Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX

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QS14. Radiologic Studies Cause Delays In Time To The Operating Room In Female Pediatric Patients With Straddle Injuries Without Identification Of Occult Injury
Christopher J McLaughlin1, *Kathryn Martin2
1Penn State Health, Hershey, PA;2Penn State Children's Hospital, Hershey, PA

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QS15. Urine Leaks In Children Sustaining Blunt Renal Trauma
Muhammad Owais Abdul Ghani1, Jarrett Foster2, Mark C Xu3, Douglas Clayton3, Carmen Tong3, Amber Greeno3, Marta Hernanz-Schulman3, Elizabeth Snyder3, *Harold N Lovvorn, III3
1Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Surgical Outcome Center for Kids (SOCKs), Nashville, TN;2University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC;3Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

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QS16. "Protect Our Kids" - A Novel Program Bringing Hemorrhage Control And Critical Incident Training To Schools
Joseph Tobias, *Aaron Cunningham, *Lori Moss, *Nick Hamilton, Beech Burns, David Sheridan, Pam Bilyeu, Martin Schreiber, *Mubeen Jafri
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR

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QS17. Assessment Of Pre-hospital Glasgow Coma Scale As A Predictor Of Early Blood Transfusion Following Pediatric Injury
Emily C Alberto1, Yinan Zheng1, Ivan Marsic2, Aleksandra Sarcevic3, *Randall S Burd1
1Children's National Hospital, Washington DC, DC;2Rutger's University, Piscataway, NJ;3Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

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QS18. Intervention For Mid-Adolescents With Blunt Splenic Injury Varies By Trauma Center Type
Arthur D Grimes, Kenneth Stewart, Alessandra Landmann, *Jeremy Johnson, Ryan Kennedy
University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

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QS19. Rapid PICU Access In Pediatric Trauma Patients
*Jennifer Castle, Brittany Levy, *John Draus
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

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QS20. Implementation Of A Non-operative Management Clinical Guideline Improves Outcomes And Reduces Resource Utilization In Children With Isolated Blunt Renal Injury
Nicole A. Wilson1, *Connor B. Fairfax2, Allie E. Steinberger1, *Stephanie J. Treon1, *Michele Herndon2, Tamar L. Levene1, *Martin S. Keller1
1Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO;2St. Louis Children's Hospital, St Louis, MO

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QS21. Implementation Of Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Programs In At-Risk Culturally Diverse Communities: The Importance Of A Community Champion To Navigate The Cultural Complexities
Gloria DelCastillo1, Corazon A Eaton2, Emma Costello1, *Suzanne Moody1, *Meera Kotagal1, *Richard A Falcone1, *Rebeccah L Brown1
1Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH;2Centene, Cincinnati, OH

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QS22. Addition Of Neurologic Status To Pediatric Adjusted Shock Index To Predict Early Mortality In Trauma: A Pediatric TQIP Analysis
Danny Lammers1, Christopher Marenco1, Kaitlin Morte1, Jason Bingham1, Meade Barlow2, John Horton1, Matthew Eckert1, *Mauricio Escobar2
1Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA;2Mary Bridge Childrens Hospital, Tacoma, WA

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QS23. Sustaining The Gains: Reducing Unnecessary Computed Tomography Scans In Pediatric Trauma Patients
Eric Ndikumana, Brian Ayers, Alex Chacon, Robert Dorman, Michael Livingston, Elaa Mahdi, Julie Michels, Nicole Toscano, Lauren Wittman, *Derek Wakeman
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY


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QS24. To Pee Or Not To Pee: Is Urinalysis Useful In The Evaluation Of Pediatric Blunt Abdominal Trauma?
Christopher Pennell1, Shannara Bauer2, Aubrey DiBello2, Michael Mazzei3, Erika Lindholm1, Rajeev Prasad1, *Harsh Grewal1
1Saint Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA;2Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA;3Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

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QS25. Prehospital Resuscitation With Blood Is Associated With Earlier Resolution Of Shock In Injured Children
Christopher A Behr, Stephen J Strotmeyer, Christine M Leeper, *Barbara A Gaines
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

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QS26. Predicting Future Violent Recidivism Among Young Adolescent Firearm-Related Assault Patients
Amelia C Lucisano1, Stephen J Strotmeyer2, *Barbara A Gaines2
1University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA;2UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

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QS27. Partnering With High Risk Communities To Successfully Reduce Pediatric Injury Over Time
Dawne Gardner, M. Nicole Aldridge, Stephanie Lyons, *Suzanne Moody, *Meera Kotagal, *Rebeccah L. Brown, *Richard A. Falcone, Jr.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

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QS28. An Evaluation Of Pediatric Transfer Overtriage In A Mature Trauma System
*Lindsey L. Perea1, Madison Morgan1, Eric Bradburn1, Tawnya Vernon1, Kellie Bresz1, Amelia Rogers2, Michael Horst1, *Barbara Gaines3, Alan Cook4, Frederick Rogers1
1Penn Medicine Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA;2University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY;3Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA;4University of Texas Health Science Center, Tyler, TX

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QS29. State And Local Firearm Injury Surveillance Systems In The United States: A Review Of The Literature And A Call To Action
*Denise Lillvis1, Madison Cooper2, Juliana Dicecca2, Veer Nair2, *Kathryn Bass1
1John R. Oishei Children's Hospital, Buffalo, NY;2University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

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QS30. A Study Of The Evolving Role Of ECMO For Traumatically Injured Children Using A Nation-wide Database
Eric Etchill, Mark Kovler, Melania Bembea, Alejandro Garcia, *Isam Nasr
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

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QS31. Children At Risk For Physical Abuse: Where Do They Initially Present And What Happens Next?
*Christopher Snyder1, David Ciesla2, Tara Barry2, Nicole Chandler1, Keith Thatch1, Nicholas Poulos3, Paul Danielson1, Etienne Pracht2
1Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, St Petersburg, FL;2University of South Florida, Tampa, FL;3Wolfson Children's Hospital / Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Jacksonville, FL

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QS32. Analysis Of Pediatric Sternal Fracture Using The Kid's Inpatient Database
Marjorie N Odegard, Frederick W Endorf, Chad J Richardson, *Donavon J Hess, Bradley J Segura, Rachel M Nygaard
Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN

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QS33. Development Of A Firearm Safety Guidance Training Program For Pediatric Providers
Brittany L Johnson1, Patricia Chen2, Kristen Beckworth1, Annalyn DeMello1, Matthew Webb1, *Bindi Naik-Mathuria1
1Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX;2Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

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QS34. The Nurse Is In: How A Pediatric Trauma Coordinator Can Reduce Disparities In Post-hospital Discharge Follow-up Care
*Christina McRoberts, *Elizabeth Renaud, Naomi Hagan, Nie Bohlen
Hasbro Children's Hospital, Providence, RI

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QS35. Mapping Pediatric Firearm Trauma To Community Disparities
*Brett M Tracy1, *David Carney2, Heather G MacNew2, Katherine M McBride2
1Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA;2Memorial University Medical Center-Mercer University School of Medicine, Savannah, GA

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QS36. Non-accidental Trauma (NAT) In The Time Of Covid-19/SARS-CoV-2
Ruth Lewit1, *Meera Kotagal2, Kathi Makoroff2, *Suzanne Moody2, Veena Ramaiah3, *Richard Falcone2, *Ankush Gosain1, *Mark Slidell3
1UTHSC, Memphis, TN;2Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH;3University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL

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QS37. The Impact Of Parental Distress On Child Quality Of Life In Pediatric Burn Patients
Nicholas P Seivert1, Kathryn Van Eck1, Youlim Song2, Kavya Tangella2, *Susan Ziegfeld1, *Alejandro Garcia1, *Carisa Parrish1
1Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD;2Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

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QS38. Angioembolization As A Viable Treatment Option For Pediatric High Grade Blunt Renal Trauma
Brittany E Levy, Jennifer Castle, *John Draus
University Of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

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QS39. A Pediatric Trauma Boot Camp Pilot Program
Nyemade Cooper, Ingrid Anderson, *Michael Dingeldein, *Richard Speicher, Jerri Rose, Tiffany Frazee, *Ann Bacevice
University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH

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QS40. Understanding Geographical Differences And Risk Factors In Mechanism Of Injury Related To Pediatric Gunshot Wounds To Improve Injury Prevention
Brianna Spencer, *Kathryn Martin, Amber Schilling, Danielle Peterson
Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA

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QS41. Energy As Pathogen: A Novel Framework To Describe Firearm Injury
Mustafa Abid1, *John K. Petty2, Stephen Hargarten3, *Lucas P. Neff2
1Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC;2Department of Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC;3Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

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QS42. Community Survey Of Gun Lock Giveaways - An Ounce Of Preference Is Worth A Pound Of Cure
Michaela Gaffley, *Lucas P Neff, Alison R Gardner, *John K Petty
Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC

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QS43. QI Project: Warming Measures, Improving Trauma Patient Outcomes Through Quality Improvement
William F Andres, IV, *Lisa Schwing, Pamela Bucaro, Bonnie Albertini
Dayton Childrens Hospital, Dayton, OH

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QS44. Trauma Takeaways: Reception And Utilization Of A Post-Simulation Educational Newsletter
Katie Jerzewski, Kristy Williamson, *Francesca Bullaro
Cohen Children's Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY

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