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Key Practice Points

Comprehensive guides covering common signs and symptoms and critical care situations, designed to assist with diagnosis and treatment at point of care.

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Green Book

The latest information on vaccines and vaccination procedures, for vaccine preventable infectious diseases in the UK.

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Child Protection Companion

The RCPCH Child Protection Companion (CPC) 2013 is your resource on child protection and safeguarding. It covers all forms of abuse and the spectrum of paediatric involvement: from examination, to identification, to referral, to court.

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BNF for Children

Essential practical information to help healthcare professionals prescribe, monitor, supply and administer medicines for childhood disorders.

To help make medicines safer for children you should report suspected adverse drug reactions to the Yellow Card Scheme

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Meds IQ

Medication errors are a significant but preventable cause of harm to children. 

Meds IQ brings together quality improvement resources that support key areas of paediatric medicines safety.

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Stressed-out’ NHS medics putting patients at risk posted : 23/09/16 a A new report from the Royal College of Physicians asserts that overtired and stressed-out doctors are putting patient safety at risk...
NHS watchdog issues sexting advice posted : 23/09/16 An NHS watchdog has issued advice about sexting to help professionals spot the difference between "normal" sexual experimentation and harmful sexual behaviour among children and teens...
Survey prompts fresh concern over poor child health posted : 22/09/16 Fresh concerns have been raised over poor eating habits and falling exercise levels among Scottish children as new figures show that only one in eight youngsters eats five portions of fruit and vegetables a day...
Families kept apart: barriers to parents’ involvement in their baby’s hospital car posted : 21/09/16 “Bliss’ report shows that only a minority of neonatal units caring for the most vulnerable babies are able to provide support for their parents and carers...
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