These guidelines have been written for use at Starship
Children's Health which includes a tertiary children's hospital
with senior staff in the Emergency Department and PICU on-site. We
are happy to make these guidelines accessible for use at other
institutions. No set of guidelines can cover all variations
required for specific patient circumstances. It is the
responsibility of the health care practitioners using these
guidelines to adapt them for safe use within their institutions and
for the individual needs of patients. (see Full
Please note that some of the guidelines contain internal ADHB
links, which will not work if you are accessing them from outside
of the ADHB.
For a quick look at the complete index of
guidelines, click here. Otherwise, use the A-Z
listing guide below.