The Practicalities of Croup Management in the Community — Paediatrics for Primary Care (and anyone else)

This post is in response to a very specific question from a local GP. The question wasn’t about recognising croup or even about the best evidence based treatment. Recognising croup is fairly straightforward. There is pretty much consensus on the best management of croup. The question was about the practicalities.The evidence for the ideal management… via…

End Child Detention now!

We are down to 50 kids on #Nauru! Let's keep the pressure up people. We cannot stop calling, tweeting, speaking up, pressuring your local MP, calling talk back, asking your place of worship, union or workplace to take a stand now! Lets get the job done, get all #KidsOffNauru. — Kon Karapanagiotidis (@Kon__K) October…

Doctors for #KidsOffNauru

Nauru: a call for immediate action … @sara_townend & Dr Neela Janakiramanan write in #MJAInSight … #KidsOffNauru … … #medtweet … "The failure of successive governments to protect the health of vulnerable children has created a moral vacuum" — MJA (@theMJA) October 18, 2018

Do you show mercy to children?

Australia's immigration policy violates UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. A powerful editorial from Prof David Isaacs & @GillianTriggs #auspoll #detentionharmschildren @Drs4Refugees @smh @ConversationAU @RichardDiNatale — JPCH (@JPCHonline) August 24, 2018