Area of medicine
28 September 2020
We've recently published recommendations for the management of infants and children with bronchiolitis and lower respiratory tract infections in hospital settings. To support winter planning and discussions with local infection control prevention teams, we will be hosting this live online Q&A event,...
06 November 2020
This online course will be delivered over four weeks and will focus on the practical clinical management of allergy in children and young people. It is the first in a series of three Paediatric Allergy Training (PAT) courses provided by RCPCH.
This unit from the British Paediatric Neurology Associatio should familiarise you with the commonest motor disorders of childhood and will take you through neural tube disorders, cerebral palsy and acquired motor dysfunction.
1 August 2020
We look ahead to plans for digital growth charts, which will be available to parents and carers in 2021.
24 July 2020
We respond to the government's announcement of this year's flu vaccination programme, which includes Year 7 for the first time.
The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the cessation of all but the most urgent elective children’s surgical cases during the period of peak prevalence of infection in the general population. These recommendations use the most up to date evidence to inform practice that will enable recovery of ch...
7 July 2020
Dr Karen Street, Assistant Officer for Mental Health and Wellbeing, responds to a new BMA report which considers the impact of COVID-19 on mental health.
Conference webinar - Association of Paediatric Emergency Medicine & Paediatric Intensive Care Society
30 September 2020
Chaired by Dani Hall and Ajay Desai, this free, live online event will feature guest lectures and abstract presentations, with opportunities for delegates to ask questions. It's an online version of the paediatric sub-specialty symposium due to take place at the RCPCH Conference and exhibition in Ap...
Conference webinar - British Association of Perinatal Medicine in conjunction with the Neonatal Society
29 September 2020
Chaired by Stephen Wardle and Kevin Goss, this free, live online event will feature guest lectures and abstract presentations, with opportunities for delegates to ask questions. It's an online version of the paediatric sub-specialty symposium due to take place at the RCPCH Conference and exhibition ...
Most children and teenagers do not become seriously ill with COVID-19. But doctors have seen a very small number of patients with an unusual condition which seems to be linked to the virus. This syndrome is very rare, and most children will not be seriously affected. If you're worried, seek help...