It is put together by a UK general paediatric consultant ably assisted and kept on her toes by bright-eyed, enthusiastic registrars (paediatricians in training) who ask questions the majority of which she can’t possibly answer without consulting the evidence-base.
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August 2018 newsletter uploaded!
August 2018 edition
August 2018: As more travellers return from abroad, we look at dengue fever this month. Closer to home, the neurological effects of rotavirus. Also adolescent sleep issues and adverse childhood events (ACEs). A timely look at the MMR vaccine as we are expecting the European measles outbreak to spread to the UK at the end of the summer.