Gwendolyn J. Hewitt

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OBJECTIVE To estimate the sensitivity and specificity of emergency department (ED) ultrasound for the detection of solid organ injury following blunt abdominal trauma. METHODS A prospective cohort study performed in the ED of an urban Level I trauma center on patients who sustained blunt abdominal trauma. Following initial standard trauma evaluation,(More)
In two children with Bartter's syndrome, treatment with indomethacin halved the urinary excretion of prostaglandins E and F within 24 hours and subsequently maintained it within the normal range during follow-up for more than 5 years. Growth rate was improved and plasma renin and aldosterone and the urinary excretions of sodium and calcium fell to normal.(More)
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