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Release date: July 2016
Valid through: July 2019
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Crick Watkins, DO, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
Chad D. McCalla, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC
Robert A. Felter, MD, FAAP, FACPE, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
Editor-in-Chief: Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP, Associate Professor of Primary Care-Lead, Ohio University Heritage College of Medicine, Medical Director of Education, Ohio Chapter ACEP, Columbus, OH
Nurse Planner: Lee Ann Wurster, MS, RN, CPNP, Trauma Coordinator, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH
AHC Media Executive Editor: Leslie G. Coplin
AHC Media Executive Editor: Shelly Mark
Authors Crick Watkins, DO, and Chad D. McCalla, MD, and peer reviewer Robert A. Felter, MD, FAAP, FACEP, report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports Editor-in-Chief Ann Dietrich, MD, nurse planner Lee Ann Wurster, MS, RN, CPNP, executive editor Leslie Coplin and executive editor Shelly Mark report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
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