Royal Children's Hospital

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Organization: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Top Publications

  1. doi Children's participation in home, school and community life after acquired brain injury
    Jane Galvin
    Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, Royal Children s Hospital, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, Vic, 3052 Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:118-26. 2010
  2. ncbi Allergy testing and referral in children
    Marnie Robinson
    Immunology and Allergy Fellow, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 37:210-3. 2008
  3. doi Sleep problems in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: prevalence and the effect on the child and family
    Valerie Sung
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia 3052
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:336-42. 2008
  4. doi High-concentration nitrous oxide for procedural sedation in children: adverse events and depth of sedation
    Franz E Babl
    Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic 3055, Australia
    Pediatrics 121:e528-32. 2008
  5. doi Elevated glucose concentrations during an oral glucose tolerance test are associated with the presence of metabolic syndrome in childhood obesity
    M A Sabin
    Clinical Sciences, The University of Bristol and Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol, UK
    Diabet Med 25:289-95. 2008
  6. doi Varicella and the pregnant woman: prevention and management
    Andrew J Daley
    Infection Control Department, The Royal Women s Hospital and The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:26-33. 2008
  7. doi Iron-overload-related disease in HFE hereditary hemochromatosis
    Katrina J Allen
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    N Engl J Med 358:221-30. 2008
  8. ncbi Changing cultures: enhancing mental health and wellbeing of refugee young people through education and training
    Lyndal Bond
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Australia
    Promot Educ 14:143-9. 2007
  9. ncbi Community-wide screening for cystic fibrosis carriers could replace newborn screening for the diagnosis of cystic fibrosis
    John Massie
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:721-3. 2007
  10. ncbi COMT Val(158)Met and 5HTTLPR functional loci interact to predict persistence of anxiety across adolescence: results from the Victorian Adolescent Health Cohort Study
    C A Olsson
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Genes Brain Behav 6:647-52. 2007

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  1. doi Children's participation in home, school and community life after acquired brain injury
    Jane Galvin
    Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, Royal Children s Hospital, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, Vic, 3052 Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:118-26. 2010
    ..Parent ratings regarding the impact of cognitive, motor and behavioural impairments on participation were obtained. In addition, the influence of environmental factors on participation was investigated...
  2. ncbi Allergy testing and referral in children
    Marnie Robinson
    Immunology and Allergy Fellow, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 37:210-3. 2008
    ..An understanding of what diagnostic tests the allergist may use in confirming the diagnosis is also necessary...
  3. doi Sleep problems in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: prevalence and the effect on the child and family
    Valerie Sung
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia 3052
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:336-42. 2008
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  4. doi High-concentration nitrous oxide for procedural sedation in children: adverse events and depth of sedation
    Franz E Babl
    Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic 3055, Australia
    Pediatrics 121:e528-32. 2008
    ..We set out to characterize the depth of sedation and incidence of adverse events associated with various concentrations of nitrous oxide used in a pediatric emergency department...
  5. doi Elevated glucose concentrations during an oral glucose tolerance test are associated with the presence of metabolic syndrome in childhood obesity
    M A Sabin
    Clinical Sciences, The University of Bristol and Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol, UK
    Diabet Med 25:289-95. 2008
    ....
  6. doi Varicella and the pregnant woman: prevention and management
    Andrew J Daley
    Infection Control Department, The Royal Women s Hospital and The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:26-33. 2008
    ..Clinical practice guidelines for management of a pregnant woman exposed to VZV are presented...
  7. doi Iron-overload-related disease in HFE hereditary hemochromatosis
    Katrina J Allen
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    N Engl J Med 358:221-30. 2008
    ..Diseases related to iron overload develop in some C282Y homozygotes, but the extent of the risk is controversial...
  8. ncbi Changing cultures: enhancing mental health and wellbeing of refugee young people through education and training
    Lyndal Bond
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Australia
    Promot Educ 14:143-9. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi Community-wide screening for cystic fibrosis carriers could replace newborn screening for the diagnosis of cystic fibrosis
    John Massie
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:721-3. 2007
    ..Waiting for couples to have a baby with CF before they are identified as carriers denies them choice. A national policy on CF carrier screening in Australia, and determination to equitably fund such a programme, is required...
  10. ncbi COMT Val(158)Met and 5HTTLPR functional loci interact to predict persistence of anxiety across adolescence: results from the Victorian Adolescent Health Cohort Study
    C A Olsson
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Genes Brain Behav 6:647-52. 2007
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  11. ncbi Introduction of a liaison nurse role in a tertiary paediatric ICU
    Chelsea L Caffin
    PICU Liaison Nurse, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville 3052, Australia
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 23:226-33. 2007
    ..The role of the PICU liaison nurse (LN) has been developed to bridge the gap between PICU and the wards within the hospital with the aim of reducing the number of readmissions to the PICU within 48h of discharge...
  12. ncbi A pilot study of inhaled methoxyflurane for procedural analgesia in children
    Franz Babl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Paediatr Anaesth 17:148-53. 2007
    ..We conducted a pilot study to explore its use as a patient controlled analgesic for painful procedures in children in the emergency department (ED)...
  13. ncbi Ropivacaine spinal anesthesia in neonates: a dose range finding study
    Geoff Frawley
    Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Paediatr Anaesth 17:126-32. 2007
    ..Secondary aims were to determine the dose-response curve for spinal anesthesia including the clinically relevant ED95 dose and to describe the duration of motor block following ropivacaine spinal anesthesia...
  14. ncbi Current management of the undescended testicle
    John M Hutson
    Department of General Surgery, Royal Childrens Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Pediatr Surg 16:64-70. 2007
    ..Risks associated with cryptorchidism include infertility and malignancy. The aim of appropriate management is to minimize these, and any other, associated complications...
  15. doi Emergency use of a size 1 laryngeal mask airway in a ventilated neonate with an undiagnosed type IV laryngotracheo-oesophageal cleft
    Philip Russell
    Department of Anaesthesia, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, WA, Australia
    Paediatr Anaesth 18:658-62. 2008
    ..The emergency use of a laryngeal mask airway as a rescue maneuver allowed positive pressure ventilation, and subsequent diagnosis of the airway abnormality. The difficulties in management of the two co-existing conditions are discussed...
  16. ncbi Mass psychogenic response to human papillomavirus vaccination
    Jim P Buttery
    SAEFVIC, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:261-2. 2008
  17. doi When should oxygen be given to children at high altitude? A systematic review to define altitude-specific hypoxaemia
    Rami Subhi
    Centre for International Child Health, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 94:6-10. 2009
    ..This study aimed to define normal oxygen saturation and to estimate the threshold of hypoxaemia for children permanently living at different altitudes...
  18. doi Evaluation of a paediatric procedural sedation training and credentialing programme: sustainability of change
    Franz E Babl
    University of Melbourne, Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Emerg Med J 27:577-81. 2010
    ..The study aimed to establish whether changes in practice had been sustained 3 years after implementation of the PPS programme...
  19. doi Cryptorchidism
    John M Hutson
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Pediatr Surg 19:215-24. 2010
    ..Further research into the cause and management of undescended testes is necessary...
  20. doi The impact of menstruation in adolescents with disabilities related to cerebral palsy
    Margaret Zacharin
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 95:526-30. 2010
    ..Information regarding menstrual difficulties for adolescents with developmental disabilities and their families is limited...
  21. ncbi Measuring glycaemic variation
    Fergus J Cameron
    Dept of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Children s Research Institute Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Diabetes Rev 6:17-26. 2010
    ..Investigators therefore need to be clear about the nature of their enquiry of GV and choose an appropriate metric...
  22. ncbi Bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccine-related disease in HIV-infected children: a systematic review
    P Azzopardi
    Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Department of Paediatrics, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:1331-44. 2009
    ..To describe the characteristics and risk of bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine related disease in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infected infants...
  23. doi Survivors of childhood cancer: an Australian audit of vaccination status after treatment
    Nigel W Crawford
    NHMRC Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Child and Adolescent Immunization, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:128-33. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the compliance of post-chemotherapy revaccination of childhood cancer survivors relative to current Australian guidelines...
  24. doi Global emm type distribution of group A streptococci: systematic review and implications for vaccine development
    Andrew C Steer
    Centre for International Child Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Lancet Infect Dis 9:611-6. 2009
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  25. doi Relative potencies of bupivacaine, levobupivacaine, and ropivacaine for neonatal spinal anaesthesia
    G Frawley
    Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Royal Children s Hospital, Anaesthesia Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Anaesth 103:731-8. 2009
    ..This information is important to compare agents and to determine the most effective spinal dose...
  26. doi Probiotics and prebiotics: immunological and clinical effects in allergic disease
    Mimi L K Tang
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 64:219-35; discussion 235-8, 251-7. 2009
    ..Studies to clarify the optimal dose, bacterial species/strains, whether there is added benefit with synbiotics, the optimal timing for intervention, and the patient populations who would benefit most from such therapies are warranted...
  27. doi Measuring psychosocial risk in families caring for a child with cancer: the Psychosocial Assessment Tool (PAT2.0)
    Maria C McCarthy
    Children s Cancer Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:78-83. 2009
    ..0 in an Australian pediatric oncology sample. Further aims included examining mothers' and fathers' PAT2.0 scores, change in psychosocial risk over time, and the relationship between treatment intensity and psychosocial risk...
  28. doi Childhood brain insult: can age at insult help us predict outcome?
    Vicki Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Brain 132:45-56. 2009
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  29. ncbi The non-compliance of clinical guidelines for organ donation with Australian statute law
    James Tibballs
    Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne
    J Law Med 16:335-55. 2008
    ..Simple abandonment of the "dead donor rule", however, is not feasible since organ procurement would be the direct cause of death...
  30. doi Long-term outcome of disorders of sex development
    G L Warne
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Dev 2:268-77. 2008
    ..More emphasis is also needed on strategies to prevent the development of germ cell cancers. Urological problems in both males and females with DSD have been underestimated and deserve more attention...
  31. ncbi Outcome data from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) trial: a randomized controlled trial of a primary care intervention for childhood overweight/mild obesity
    Z McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, The University of Melbourne, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:630-6. 2007
    ..To reduce gain in body mass index (BMI) in overweight/mildly obese children in the primary care setting...
  32. ncbi Slight/mild sensorineural hearing loss in children
    Melissa Wake
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Rd, Parkville 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 118:1842-51. 2006
    ..The goal was to determine the prevalence and effects of slight/mild bilateral sensorineural hearing loss among children in elementary school...
  33. ncbi Immunogenicity and safety of a combination pneumococcal-meningococcal vaccine in infants: a randomized controlled trial
    Jim P Buttery
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    JAMA 293:1751-8. 2005
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  34. ncbi Testicular descent and cryptorchidism: the state of the art in 2004
    John M Hutson
    F Douglas Stephens Surgical Research Laboratory, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Pediatr Surg 40:297-302. 2005
    ..Recent advances include the recognition of acquired cryptorchidism of critical early postnatal germ cell development and the recommendation for surgery at 6 months of age. The authors still await long-term outcome studies...
  35. ncbi The development of food allergy after liver transplantation
    Robert J Boyle
    Department of Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Liver Transpl 11:326-30. 2005
    ..In conclusion, tacrolimus treatment alone cannot account for LTAFA. Host factors such as the maturity of immune regulatory mechanisms are likely to play a critical role in the development of new food allergy after a liver transplant...
  36. ncbi Cleft mitral valve in transposition with intact ventricular septum
    Samuel Menahem
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Children s Hospital and Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Cardiol Young 14:550-2. 2004
    ..In keeping with our current knowledge of cardiac development, our cases provide further evidence that transposition with an intact ventricular septum is the end-point of the Taussig-Bing spectrum...
  37. ncbi Paediatric management of endocrine complications in McCune-Albright syndrome
    Margaret Zacharin
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 18:33-41. 2005
    ..Management issues concern long-term control of GH secretion, the impracticability of surgery in this patient and radiotherapy concerns in a young child...
  38. ncbi Psychiatric morbidity and health outcome in Type 1 diabetes--perspectives from a prospective longitudinal study
    E A Northam
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 22:152-7. 2005
    ..To describe psychiatric status and relationship to metabolic control in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes studied prospectively from diagnosis...
  39. ncbi Levobupivacaine spinal anesthesia in neonates: a dose range finding study
    Geoff P Frawley
    Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Paediatr Anaesth 14:838-44. 2004
    ..The secondary aim was to determine the minimum local analgesic dose (MLAD) defined as the median effective local anesthetic dose for spinal anesthesia in neonates...
  40. pmc The early childhood agenda in Australia
    Frank Oberklaid
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 89:830. 2004
  41. ncbi Reduced bone density among children with severe hemophilia
    Chris Barnes
    Department of Haematology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Rd, Melbourne, Parkville 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 114:e177-81. 2004
    ..Children with severe hemophilia are at risk for reduced bone mineral density (BMD) because of reduced weight-bearing exercise and hepatitis C infection. Reduced bone density in childhood is a risk factor for osteoporosis in later life...
  42. ncbi Endothelin-A receptor blockade and inhaled nitric oxide in a porcine model of meconium aspiration syndrome
    Lara S Shekerdemian
    Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatr Res 56:353-8. 2004
    ..Endothelin-1 levels increased with both agents. BQ-123 was found to be a highly effective pulmonary vasodilator and augmented the effects of nitric oxide in this model of acute pulmonary hypertension...
  43. ncbi Doctors' and nurses' perceptions of interdisciplinary collaboration in the NICU, and the impact of a neonatal nurse practitioner model of practice
    Beverley Copnell
    Royal Children s Hospital and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 13:105-13. 2004
    ..Some have suggested that Nurse Practitioners (NPs) may be able to improve collaboration between doctors and nurses, but this assertion does not appear to have been researched...
  44. ncbi Oral sucrose for procedural pain in sick hospitalized infants: a randomized-controlled trial
    D Harrison
    Department of Neonatology Royal Children s Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:591-7. 2003
    ..To determine the efficacy of 25% oral sucrose in the reduction of pain during a heel lance procedure in sick hospitalized infants...
  45. pmc Complementary use of radiological skeletal survey and bone scintigraphy in detection of bony injuries in suspected child abuse
    S A Mandelstam
    Radiology Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 88:387-90; discussion 387-90. 2003
    ..To compare the effectiveness of radiological skeletal survey and bone scintigraphy for the detection of bony injuries in cases of suspected child abuse...
  46. ncbi Individual, family, school, and community risk and protective factors for depressive symptoms in adolescents: a comparison of risk profiles for substance use and depressive symptoms
    Lyndal Bond
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Prev Sci 6:73-88. 2005
    ..Patterns of associations were similar for users and nonsubstance users. The findings indicate that prevention programs targeting factors for substance use have the potential to impact on depression...
  47. ncbi Does parents' evaluation of developmental status at school entry predict language, achievement, and quality of life 2 years later?
    Melissa Wake
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Department of Paediatrics and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Ambul Pediatr 5:143-9. 2005
    ..We studied the accuracy of the Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS) at school entry in predicting academic, language, and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) outcomes 2 years later...
  48. ncbi Acute rheumatic fever
    Jonathan R Carapetis
    Centre for International Child Health, University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics and Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Lancet 366:155-68. 2005
    ..The most effective approach for control of ARF and RHD is secondary prophylaxis, which is best delivered as part of a coordinated control programme...
  49. ncbi 4. Food allergy in childhood
    Katrina J Allen
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:394-400. 2006
    ..Children often develop tolerance to cows milk, egg, soy and wheat by school age, whereas allergies to nuts and shellfish are more likely to be lifelong...
  50. ncbi Alternative technique for transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt in a young child
    S Fasulakis
    Department of Radiology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Australas Radiol 50:447-50. 2006
    ..This technique may provide an alternative to conventional transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt in this group...
  51. ncbi Australian venomous jellyfish, envenomation syndromes, toxins and therapy
    James Tibballs
    Australian Venom Research Unit, Department of Pharmacology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Toxicon 48:830-59. 2006
    ..Two species of Physalia are present and although one is potentially lethal, has not caused death in Australian waters. Other significant genera of jellyfish include Tamoya, Pelagia, Cyanea, Aurelia and Chyrosaora...
  52. ncbi Perinatal and neonatal ischaemic stroke: a review
    Rod W Hunt
    Department of Neonatal Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia
    Thromb Res 118:39-48. 2006
  53. ncbi Measuring anesthesia in children using the EEG
    Andrew J Davidson
    Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Paediatr Anaesth 16:374-87. 2006
    ..In infants their use cannot yet be supported in theory or in practice...
  54. ncbi Congenital broncho-esophageal fistula: A case report
    Barry M Linnane
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Melbourne, Australia
    Respir Med 100:1855-7. 2006
    ..The associated renal and limb malformations make this case unique and may add weight to the theory that the underlying insult to the developing lung is vascular in origin...
  55. ncbi Pain assessment and procedural pain management practices in neonatal units in Australia
    Denise Harrison
    Department of Neonatology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:6-9. 2006
    ..To identify current pain assessment and procedural pain management practices in neonatal units in Australia...
  56. ncbi Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defects and major aortopulmonary collateral arteries: unifocalization brings no long-term benefits
    Yves d'Udekem
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:1496-502. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the contribution of unifocalization procedures in the management of patients with pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect, and major aortopulmonary collateral arteries...
  57. ncbi Effect of a low-allergen maternal diet on colic among breastfed infants: a randomized, controlled trial
    David J Hill
    Department of Allergy, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 116:e709-15. 2005
    ..There is controversy regarding whether hypersensitivity to food proteins contributes to colic among breastfed infants...
  58. pmc Cytomegalovirus remains viable in naturally infected breast milk despite being frozen for 10 days
    N Curtis
    University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F529-30. 2005
    ..The milk was stored at 0-5 degrees C in a domestic refrigerator for 48 hours or frozen for different durations at -20 degrees C. Cytomegalovirus survived in breast milk despite being frozen for 10 days at -20 degrees C...
  59. ncbi Self-management in adolescents with chronic illness. What does it mean and how can it be achieved?
    Susan M Sawyer
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, 2 Gatehouse Street, Parkville, VIC 3052
    Med J Aust 183:405-9. 2005
    ..As well as listening to parents and supporting their roles, doctors should see young people alone for part of the consultation, taking a psychosocial history and carefully maintaining confidentiality...
  60. ncbi Weighty matters--an approach to childhood overweight in general practice
    Zoe McCallum
    Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:745-8. 2005
    ..Primary care is increasingly recognised as a forum in which to address this growing public health issue...
  61. ncbi Can Australian general practitioners tackle childhood overweight/obesity? Methods and processes from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) randomized controlled trial
    Zoe McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:488-94. 2005
    ..General practitioners (GPs) could make an important contribution to management of childhood overweight. However, there are no efficacy data to support this, and the feasibility of this approach is unknown...
  62. ncbi A simple intervention to improve hospital antibiotic prescribing
    Michael South
    Department of General Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:207-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate changes in prescribing behaviour after distribution of antibiotic guidelines printed on a 9 x 6 cm laminated card suitable for clipping to a hospital identification badge...