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Emergency Medicine/Urgent Care



Emergency Medicine/Urgent Care


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine


Children's Hospital Los Angeles


Children's Hospital Los Angeles


Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Stanford University Medical Center

Board Certifications





Dr. Kathryn Pade grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and graduated from the University of Missouri School of Medicine.

She completed both her pediatric residency and pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Children?s Hospital Los Angeles. She then completed an emergency medicine ultrasound fellowship at Stanford University.

She loves traveling the world, stand-up paddle boarding, and playing basketball and flag football.


Creation and Validation of a Novel 3-Dimensional Pediatric Hip Ultrasound Model.
Nichols FR, Ryan JR, Skinner JA, Morris JM, Nguyen MT, Ekpenyong A, Pade KH

Reducing Time from Pediatric Emergency Department Arrival to Dexamethasone Administration in Wheezing Patients.
Kramer AW, Erlich J, Yaphockun K, Roderick D, Farkas K, Bryl AW, Pade KH

Point-of-Care Ultrasound, an Unexpected Cardiac Mass in a Neonate.
Barbera NL, Ekpenyong A, Nguyen MT, Pade KH

Establishing the international research priorities for pediatric emergency medicine point-of-care ultrasound: A modified Delphi study.
Snelling PJ, Shefrin AE, Moake MM, Bergmann KR, Constantine E, Deanehan JK, Dessie AS, Elkhunovich MA, Gold DL, Kornblith AE, Lin-Martore M, Nti B, Pade KH, Parri N, Sivitz A, Lam SHF

Accuracy and Interrater Reliability of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography Image Interpretation for Intussusception.
Bergmann KR, Khant M, Lammers S, Arroyo AC, Avendano P, Chaudoin L, Cohen SG, Deanehan JK, Kornblith AE, Lam SHF, Lin-Martore M, Malia L, Pade KH, Park DB, Sivitz A, Shahar-Nissan K, Snelling PJ, Tessaro MO, Thomas-Mohtat R, Whitcomb V, Yock-Corrales A, Walsh P, Watson D, Madhok M, P2Network Intussusception Study Group

Point-of-Care Ultrasound Assessment of Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma in a Pediatric Patient.
Nichols FR, Nguyen MT, Ekpenyong A, Pade KH

Children with under-diagnosed asthma presenting to a pediatric emergency department.
Pade KH, Thompson LR, Ravandi B, Chang TP, Barry F, Halterman JS, Szilagyi PG, Okelo SO

Development of a Consensus-Based Definition of Focused Assessment With Sonography for Trauma in Children.
Kornblith AE, Addo N, Plasencia M, Shaahinfar A, Lin-Martore M, Sabbineni N, Gold D, Bellman L, Berant R, Bergmann KR, Brenkert TE, Chen A, Constantine E, Deanehan JK, Dessie A, Elkhunovich M, Fischer J, Gravel CA, Kharasch S, Kwan CW, Lam SHF, Neal JT, Pade KH, Rempell R, Shefrin AE, Sivitz A, Snelling PJ, Tessaro MO, White W

The P2Network-Advancing Pediatric Emergency Care With Point-of-Care Ultrasound.
Lam SHF, Berant R, Chang TP, Friedman L, Gold DL, Kornblith AE, Lin-Martore M, Pade KH, Skaugset LM, Toney AG, Wang-Flores H

Use of a validated asthma questionnaire to increase inhaled corticosteroid prescribing in the pediatric emergency department.
Ravandi B, Thompson LR, Barry F, Pade KH, Chang TP, Halterman JS, Szilagyi PG, Okelo SO

A cadaveric model for transesophageal echocardiography transducer placement training: A pilot study.
Horton RW, Niknam KR, Lobo V, Pade KH, Jones D, Anderson KL

The Efficacy of a Brief Educational Training Session in Point-of-Care Pediatric Hip Ultrasound.
Pade KH, Niknam KR, Lobo VE, Anderson KL

Diagnostic Accuracy of Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Intussusception: A Multicenter, Noninferiority Study of Paired Diagnostic Tests.
Bergmann KR, Arroyo AC, Tessaro MO, Nielson J, Whitcomb V, Madhok M, Yock-Corrales A, Guerrero-Quesada G, Chaudoin L, Berant R, Shahar-Nissan K, Deanehan JK, Lam SHF, Snelling PJ, Avendano P, Cohen SG, Friedman N, Ekpenyong A, Pade KH, Park DB, Lin-Martore M, Kornblith AE, Montes-Amaya G, Thomas-Mohtat R, Jin J, Watson D, Sivitz A, P2Network

Parental perception of a picture-based chronic asthma care management tool in an urban pediatric emergency department.
Pade KH, Thompson LR, Ravandi B, Chang TP, Barry F, Halterman JS, Szilagyi PG, Okelo SO

Male With Leg Pain.
Vuong KT, Mitchell BC, Pade KH, Nguyen MT, Nguyen MB, Uya A

A 6-Month-Old With Left Chest Protrusion.
Nguyen MT, Pade KH, Uya A

Points & Pearls: Neonatal resuscitation in the emergency department.
Pade KH

Points & Pearls: management of pediatric head and neck infections in the emergency department.
Pade KH

Points & Pearls: Mechanical Ventilation of Pediatric Patients in the Emergency Department.
Pade KH

Case 4: 1 Month of Constipation and Abdominal Pain in a 2-year-old Girl.
Pade KH, Waterhouse MR

Points & Pearls: Emergency department management of patients with failure to thrive.
Pade KH

Asthma specialist care preferences among parents of children receiving emergency department care for asthma.
Pade KH, Agnihotri NT, Vangala S, Thompson LR, Wang VJ, Okelo SO

Points & Pearls: Emergency department management of rash and fever in the pediatric patient.
Pade KH

Points & Pearls: Pediatric stroke: diagnosis and management in the emergency department.
Pade KH

Predictors of prior asthma specialist care among pediatric patients seen in the emergency department for asthma.
Agnihotri NT, Pade KH, Vangala S, Thompson LR, Wang VJ, Okelo SO

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