Programme Documents & Resources: Paediatrics and Neonatology

Neonatology

  1. Perinatal Management of Extreme Preterm Birth at the Threshold of Viability (PDF, 1 MB, 23 pages)
  2. Gastroschisis Flowsheet (PDF, 423KB, 1 page) Management of Gastroschisis 11 September 2020
  3. Guideline on the Use of Parenteral Nutrition in Neonatal and Paediatric Units (PDF, 1.35 MB, 61 pages)
  4. Neonatal Therapeutic Hypothermia in Ireland Annual Report 2018 (PDF, 2.91 MB, 52 pages)
  5. Neonatal Therapeutic Hypothermia summary Nov 2018 (PDF, 873 KB, 2 pages)
  6. Neonatal Therapeutic Hypothermia in Ireland 2016-2017 (PDF, 1.35 MB, 47 pages)
  7. National Selective Ultrasound Screening Programme for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip in Infants (PDF, 617 KB, 20 pages) Implementation Pack - Published 2017

Paediatric Diabetes

  1. National Clinical Guideline Annual review and Co-morbidity Screening in Type 1 Paediatric Diabetes (PDF, 782 KB, 14 pages) Clinical Design and Innovation, Version 1 November 2020
  2. National Clinical Guideline Management of Continuous Glucose Monitoring for Children Type 1 Diabetes (PDF, 586 KB, 8 pages) Clinical Design and Innovation, Version 1 October 2020
  3. Paediatric Type 1 Diabetes Resource Pack (PDF, 2.74 MB, 46 pages) Paediatric Diabetes Resource Pack Version 2 November 2021
  4. Care of the Child Newly Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes without DKA (PDF, 605 KB, 11 pages)
  5. General Principles in the Management of Children with Diabetes Requiring Surgery (PDF, 734 KB, 15 pages)
  6. Identification and Management of Hypoglycaemia in Children with Type 1 Diabetes (PDF, 551 KB, 10 pages)
  7. Management of Paediatric Type 1 Diabetes Patient who did not attend (PDF, 364 KB, 7 pages)
  8. Management of Paediatric Type 1 Diabetes Patient with a HbA1c greater than 9% (PDF, 521 KB, 9 pages)
  9. Management of Paediatric Type 1 Diabetes Patient with an intercurrent illness (PDF, 648 KB, 11 pages)
  10. Management of Paediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis (PDF, 699 KB, 17 pages)
  11. Meeting the Care Needs of Primary School Children with Type 1 Diabetes during School Hours (PDF, 2.26 MB, 36 pages)

Paediatrics

  1. HSCP Competencies in Paediatric Health and Social Care Nov 2019 (PDF, 526 KB, 16 pages)
  2. Paediatrics: Acute Gastroenteritis (PDF, 203 KB, 1 page)
  3. Paediatrics: TBI Algorithm (PDF, 334 KB, 2 pages)
  4. Paediatrics: Acute Otitis Media (PDF, 435 KB, 1 page)
  5. Paediatrics: Allergic Rhinitis (PDF, 201 KB, 1 page)
  6. Paediatrics: Atopic Eczema (PDF, 205 KB, 1 page)
  7. Paediatrics: Bow Legs or Knock Knees (PDF, 191 KB, 1 page)
  8. Paediatrics: Acute Bronchioltis (PDF, 204 KB, 1 page)
  9. Paediatrics: Childhood Asthma (PDF, 197 KB, 1 page)
  10. Paediatrics: Childhood Pneumonia (PDF, 203 KB, 1 page)
  11. Paediatrics: Constipation (PDF, 214 KB, 1 page)
  12. Paediatrics: Fever in Young Children (PDF, 205 KB, 1 page)
  13. Paediatrics: Fits, Fainting and Funny Turns (PDF, 206 KB, 1 page)
  14. Paediatrics: Headaches in Childhood (PDF, 194 KB, 1 page)
  15. Paediatrics: Child with a Heart Murmur (PDF, 197 KB, 1 page)
  16. Paediatrics: The Hyperactive Child (PDF, 196 KB, 1 page)
  17. Paediatrics: The Limping Child (PDF, 204 KB, 1 page)
  18. Paediatrics: Nocturnal Enuresis (PDF, 195 KB, 1 page)
  19. Paediatrics: The Overweight or Obese Child (PDF, 206 KB, 1 page)
  20. Paediatrics: The Short Child (PDF, 203 KB, 1 page)
  21. Paediatrics: The Six Week Check (PDF, 193 KB, 1 page)
  22. Paediatrics: Urinary Tract Infection (PDF, 426 KB, 1 page)

Reports

  1. National Clinical Review on the Impact of COVID-19 Restrictions on Children (PDF, size 1.4 MB, 29 pages) Including guidance on reopening of schools and the normalisation of paediatric healthcare services in Ireland (August 2020)
  2. Actions to address the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Children (PDF, size 993 KB, 27 pages)  The Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic on Children experiencing marginalisation and homelessness (November 2020)

COVID Guidance Documents

  1. Cross Specialty Paediatric advice on COVID-19 vaccination for children aged 5 years+ (PDF, size 480.1 KB, 2 pages)

HSE COVID-19 repository Paediatrics (hse-ie.libguides.com)