Richard J. Scarfone, MD

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Emergency Medicine
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 590-1944
B.S. (Biology)
State University of New York at Albany, 1983.
M.D. (Medicine)
Buffalo School of Medicine, 1987.
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Selected Publications

Zorc JJ, Scarfone RJ,Li Y, et al.: Scheduled follow-up after an emergency department visit for asthma: a randomized trial. Pediatrics 111(3): 495-502, 2003.

Scarfone RJ, Capraro GC, Zorc JJ: Demonstrated use of metered-dose inhalers and peak flow meters by children with acute asthma exacerbations. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156: 378-383, 2002.

Scarfone RJ: Joint pain. Synopsis of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 4th ed. Fleisher GR, Ludwig S, Silverman BK (eds.). Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, Page: 183-187, 2002.

Mull CC, Dahdah NS, Scarfone RJ: Cerebral and coronary embolization of a valvular tumor. Pediatr Cardiol 23: 71-73, 2002.

Zorc JJ, Scarfone RJ: New frontiers in acute asthma therapy. Clin Ped Emerg Med 3: 173-180, 2002.

Scarfone RJ, Friedlaender EL: Beta-agonists in acute asthma-the evolving state of the art. Pediatric Emerg Care 18: 442-447, 2002.

Scarfone RJ, Zorc JJ, Capraro GC: Patient self-management of acute asthma: adherence to national guidelines a decade later. Pediatrics 108(6): 1332-1338, 2001.

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