Paediatrics

paediatrics

A sleeping baby in NICE Orange

NICE guideline: faltering growth

2017-12-11T10:48:00+00:00By

This summary provides useful information on weight loss in the early days of life and faltering growth after the early days of life. Interventions, monitoring, referral, and organisation of care are covered.

A set of scales with footprints in IPB Green

NNNG guideline: measuring body weight

2017-11-22T00:00:00+00:00By

Summary providing a step-by-step approach to ensure that adults and children (not babies) are weighed accurately.

baby 1 nice orange

NICE feverish illness guideline

2017-08-20T10:00:00+01:00

A NICE guideline summary of the 2017 feverish illness in children under 5 years with a ‘traffic light’ approach to assessing risk, and features of specific diseases

A pregnant woman and nurse in NICE Orange

NICE postnatal care guideline

2017-04-11T11:19:00+01:00By

A clear summary of NICE guidance on the routine postnatal care of women and their babies, including giving information and advice to women postnatally.

A child blowing bubbles in IPB Green

BTS/SIGN asthma in children guideline

2016-10-10T00:00:00+01:00By

An easy-to-follow summary of BTS/SIGN guidance on the management of asthma in children. Includes a treatment algorithm and a useful table of ICS doses

View more summaries

Feature articles

scullion jane

Inhaler choices for children and adults—do you know all the options?

2017-01-01T00:00:00+00:00By

Jane Scullion provides some simple and practical advice on optimal inhaler device selection for adults and children, in the third of a mini-series of feature articles.

Tools and resources

Vaccination 1 250x166

Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination and cervical cancer—addressing the myths

2017-10-02T11:19:00+01:00

This factsheet is for health professionals who deliver the HPV vaccine programme for girls. It supports the information currently provided. It is suitable for school nurses, GPs, screening and immunisation practioners.

Cow's milk allergy—the facts

2016-11-25T12:07:00+00:00

Source: Anaphylaxis Campaign (www.anaphylaxis.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Cows-Milk-2015v6.pdf). Hosted with permission. January 2016 (next review date January 2019).