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

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Latest from PCO UK

Monthly BNFc updates posted : 17/02/20 Monthly updates are provided online via PCO UK's BNFc lookup tool...
RCPCH 2020 Annual Conference posted : 13/02/20 Don’t miss out on early bird booking for conference...
Children's Mental Health Week posted : 04/02/20 This week is dedicated to focussing on the importance of looking after our emotional wellbeing from an early age...
MenB vaccine: poster available for healthcare professionals posted : 23/01/20 Public Health England has revised their 2015 poster to promote the availability of the vaccine for use in clinics...
Integrated care – what is it & what does it mean? posted : 20/01/20 What is integrated care in relation to children and young people, and how can it benefit them and their workforce?
New Key Practice Point topics published posted : 01/01/20 We are pleased to announce the launch of our newest Key Practice Point (KPP) topics...
2019 / 2020 flu season and reports posted : 05/12/19 Do you need quick access to the 2019 - 2020 annual flu programme and reports? Quick links here ...
New ‘Quick Reference Guides’ to accompany Key Practice Points posted : 04/01/19 We are pleased to announce new Quick Reference Guides (QRGs) aimed for those working in primary care...
Topic suggestions welcome posted : 29/10/19 Do you have a suggestion for a new topic on our A-Z list which will help primary care & general practice?...
Key Practice Point Updates - trainee volunteers neededposted : 20/08/19 Are you interested in helping the editorial team to update the Key Practice Points?
Undetected button / coin cell battery ingestion in children posted : 11/07/19 In a recent investigation led by the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB), on undetected button battery ingestion in children, a safety recommendation has been made to the RCPCH...
Important updates to RCPCH Child Protection Companion posted : 19/06/19 Updates made to chapters 6, 9, 10 and 11 of the RCPCH Child Protection Companion...
UK-WHO Growth Charts added posted : 27/11/18 As of today you can now access and download the UK-WHO Growth Charts...
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