The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Emergency Medicine 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
(215) 590-1944
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1998 – 2004)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2004 – 2007)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2004– present)
M.D., Medicine, Buffalo School of Medicine (1987)
B.S., Biology, State University of New York at Albany (1983)
Selected Publications
Zorc JJ, Scarfone RJ,Li Y, et al.. Scheduled follow-up after an emergency department visit for asthma: a randomized trial. Pediatrics. Vol 111(3). 2003:495-502.
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. Vol 156. 2002:378-383.
Scarfone RJ. Joint pain. Synopsis of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 4th ed.. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia; 2002:183-187.
Mull CC, Dahdah NS, Scarfone RJ. Cerebral and coronary embolization of a valvular tumor. Pediatr Cardiol. Vol 23. 2002:71-73.
Zorc JJ, Scarfone RJ. New frontiers in acute asthma therapy. Clin Ped Emerg Med. Vol 3. 2002:173-180.
Scarfone RJ, Friedlaender EL. Beta-agonists in acute asthma-the evolving state of the art. Pediatric Emerg Care. Vol 18. 2002:442-447.
Scarfone RJ, Zorc JJ, Capraro GC. Patient self-management of acute asthma: adherence to national guidelines a decade later. Pediatrics. Vol 108(6). 2001:1332-1338.