25 May 2018
There have been a number of recent media articles about the use of Calpol in children for treating a fever. The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health urges all parents to take advice from NHS Choices and Medicines for Children when administering medicines to their children.
21 May 2018
Stroke is an important childhood disorder, affecting several hundred children and young people in the UK annually. In 2017, the RCPCH published guidance on stroke in childhood. In this webinar, Dr Vijeya Ganesan will highlight the key messages and recommendations from the guidelines and highlight ne...
10 May 2018
We congratulate the Mayor of London on his bold move and urge others to follow suit.
26 October 2018
This is a one-day course focusing on common cardiac problems encountered by any clinician involved in the care of children.
10 December 2018
A one-day course focusing on the diagnosis and management of critical congenital heart defects in neonatal patients.
07 December 2018
This one day course brings together a multi-professional team to deliver an exciting programme. It is a useful practical course covering main areas of paediatric mental health.
It is essential that paediatrics is a 24 hours a day, seven days a week specialty, with the most experienced doctors present at the busiest times. Our report sets out ten standards for high quality, safe and sustainable acute general paediatric services.
This page provides the background, methodology and data collection documentation tools for round 3.
The 'Understand' model is designed for healthcare professionals to think about the why, how and what every time they work with children and young people.
More resource needed or we’ll ‘burn out’ and services will become more unsafe say children’s doctors
25 April 2018
Additional resourcing of children’s health services is urgently needed as a new report highlights the daily struggle hospitals face to meet standards that provide children with high quality, safe and consistent healthcare.