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This is my collection of useful links which I use for self educational purposes and hope my medical students will also find it useful ('fair use').

 

 

New additions

 

Dengue Vaccine: To Vaccinate or not to Vaccinate, that is the question.

My Eczema Plan (useful booklet on treatment of atopic eczema)

Lecture on Lipids (Associate Professor Wong, Monash University)

Paediatric Protocols for Malaysian Hospital (Third Edition)

Notes to my Medical Students on Studying

Safe Transport of Critically Ill Patient (Assoc Prof Rafidah, Monash University Malaysia)

 

THE ART OF MEDICINE

Notes to my Medical Students 

                            On Studying

                            Thoughts for new medical students at a new medical school (Richard Smith, Editor BMJ)

                            You will survive: The guide for newly qualified doctors

                            Choice of Specialty for Medical Students

                            So you want to be a doctor (Assoc. Prof Wong, Monash University Malaysia)

                            Dr Google, my competitor?

                            Standards of some house officers in Malaysia

                            Good or Bad Medical Educators?

                            Are Teachers Born or Made?

                            Teaching of Value in Higher Education

                            Changing Trends of Medical Practice in Malaysia ( Datuk Dr Lee Yan San)

                            Goodbye, my Paediatric wards

                            Practicing Good Prescribing Habits

                            The 'halalness' of Rotavirus Vaccine (Dato Dr Musa)

                            The digital doctor

 

Ethics in Medicine

                   Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol

                              General Medical Council (UK): Good Medical Practice

                              My writings on Biomedical Ethics from a Christian Perspective

 

 

THE SCIENCE OF MEDICINE

Introduction to Paediatrics Lectures-PowerPoint (Associate Prof Alex Tang)

                   Introduction to Neonatal Medicine

                            Introduction to Respiratory Problems in Children

                            Introduction to Chronic Cough in Children

                            Introduction to the Febrile Child

                            Introduction to the 'Fitting' Child

                            Introduction to Immunisation

 

Evidence-Based Medicine

                               Evidence based medicine tutorial (Duke University and University of North Carolina)

                               PubMed - Clinical Queries

                               SearchingPediatrics.com

                                National Guideline Clearinghouse

                                Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

                                Cincinnati Children's Hospital - Evidence-Based Care Guidelines

                    PedsCCM Evidence-Based Medicine Resources

                                University of York's NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination

                                Centre for Evidence-based Medicine, Mount Sinai, Toronto

                                Centre for Health Evidence, University of Alberta

                                Clinical Evidence

                                Oxford Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine

                                BEME (Best Evidence Medical Education) Collaboration

                                                             

 

Continuous Medical Education (CME) Online

                               Computer-Assisted Learning in Pediatrics Project (CLIPP)

                               Pediatric Annals - Pediatric Case Challenges

                               Virtual Pediatric Hospital - Virtual Pediatric Patients

                                PediatricEducation.org

                                eMedicine (useful database, free subscription)

 

                                 

Physical Examination Techniques

                                Clinical Examination Videos

                                Respiratory auscultation (Medspan.info- good audio of respiratory sounds)

                                Examination of Cardiac Apex Beat (Medspan.info)

                                Tips for Cardiac Auscultation (Medspan.info)

                                Sign and Symptoms Videos

                                University of Utah - PediNeuroLogic Exam

 

Online Textbooks

Paediatric Protocols for Malaysian Hospital (Third Edition)

MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

MedlinePlus Medical Dictionary

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopedics (Duke Orthopedics)

University of Hawaii - Case Based Pediatrics (may be downloaded)

Medical Mneumonics

Global Textbook of Anesthesiology

World Medical Association - Medical Ethics Manual

Tufts University - The Little Handbook of Statistical Practice

 eAnatomy (Campus Medica)

Gray's Anatomy   

Gross Anatomy (University of Michigan)   

 

 

PAEDIATRICS

 

 

 

General Paediatics
                               
Normal Values in Paediatrics (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                                Immunisation (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                                Developmental Milestones Table (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                                Developmental Assessment (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                                Insights into the mind of a child (good lecture on child development, University of California San Francisco. video)
                                H.E.A.D.S.S- A Psychosocial Interview For Adolescents (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                                End of Life Care (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

 

Respiratory Diseases

                             Management of Pediatric Asthma (Andrew Liu) Part 1 and Part 2

                            New National Guidelines as a Tool for Managing Asthma in Clinical Practice (Slides With

                             Audio) (2008)

                            Use of inhaler and spacer (video)

                             Acute Stridor in Children (Medscape)

                            Acute Bronchiolitis (eMedicine)

                            Asthma (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                            Asthma in Childhood (Child Youth Health, South Australia)

                            Asthma and other Wheezing Disorders in Children (BMJ Evidence Guidelines)

                            Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) report 2008 (WH0)

                            Guidelines for Management of Asthma in Childhood (Academy of Medicine, Malaysia)

                            NHLBI Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma

                            NAEPP: Education for a partnership in asthma care

                            NAEPP: Managing asthma long term-special situations

                            NAEPP: Managing exacerbations of asthma

                            NAEPP: Measures of asthma assessment and monitoring

                            NAEPP: Medications

                            NAEPP: Managing asthma long term in children 0-4 years of age and 5-11 years of age

                            NAEPP: Managing asthma long term in youths >= 12 years of age and adults

                            Asthma Medication Chart (American Lung Association)

                            Viral Bronchiolitis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                            Croup (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                            Pneumonia (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                            Pneumonia (2008)

                            Pleural effusion and empyema (2002)

                           Cough in Children (Alex Tang 2009)
                           
Back to Paediatrics Index         

Cardiac Problems

                         Arrhythmias

 Supraventricular Arrhythmias: An Electrophysiology Primer (Carol Chen-Scarabelli)

 ACC/AHA/ESC Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Supraventricular Arrhythmias—Executive Summary  (download pdf here)

Common Arrhythmias (National Heart Association of Malaysia)

ECG Library

ECG Learning Center

ECG scribbles

The Auscultation Assistant (UCLA)

 

                        Valvular Heart Disease

 WHO Expert Consultation on Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease (2001)

Sinus of Valsalva (SVA) (eMedicine)          

 

                        Other Cardiac Problems

                       eMedicine - Pediatric Cardiology

                       Patent Ductus Arteriosus (eMedicine)

                       Paediatric Bacterial Endocarditis (eMedicine)

                       Tetralogy of Fallot (eMedicine)

                       Tetralogy of Fallot with Pulmonary Atresia (eMedicine)

                       Transposition of the Great Arteries (TGA) (eMedicine)

                        Paediatric Electrocardiography (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Congenital Heart Disease – Management in Newborn (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Congenital Heart Disease – Specific Management Strategies (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Hypercyanotic Spell (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Heart Failure (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Acute Rheumatic Fever (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Infective Endocarditis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                       
                        Viral Myocarditis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Paediatric Arrhythmias (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

Lecture on Lipids (Associate Professor Wong, Monash University)

 

Orthopedics

                        Lower Limb

                       Anatomy of Lower Limb (ClydeNET)

                       Growth Plate Fracture (American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons)

                       Types of Fractures

                       Fractures (Merck)

                       General Principles of Fracture Care (eMedicine from WebMD)

                       Approach to Lower Limb Pain in Childhood

                       Peroneal Nerve Injuries

                       Peroneal Nerve Palsy (Micorsurgeon.org)

                       Common Peroneal Dysfunction (Medline)

                       Case study of Peroneal and Tibial Nerve Injury

                       Fracture Treatment Protocol (Southern Illinois University School of  Medicine)

                       Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

 

                       Osteoporosis

                       Osteoporosis (Mayo Clinic)

                        Bone Health and Osteoporosis: A Guide for Asian Women Aged 50 and Older (National Institute of

                         Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and

                        Skin Diseases)

                        Osteoporosis (MedlinePlus) worthwhile to check out all the links here

                        Osteoporosis X-rays

                        Osteoporosis (eMedicine)

                        Bone Density Scan (DEXA) (RadiologyInfo)

                        Colles' Fracture (American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons)       

 

                        Peripheral Vascular Disease

                        Arteriosclerosis of the Lower Extremities (MedlinePlus)

 

Back to Paediatrics Index 

Neonatology

                        Small for Gestational Age: Issues in 2008 (Medscape-Paediatrics)

                                    Genetic Determinant of Size at Birth (Ken K. Ong)

                                    Assessing the Risk of Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Syndrome ( Claire Levy-Marchal)

                                    The Treatment of Growth Failure of Small for Gestational Age (Anita Hokken-Koelega)

                         Clinical Practice Guidelines on Retinopathy of Prematurity (Academy of Medicine and Ministry of

                         Health, Malaysia)

                        Retinopathy of Prematurity (Charlene Pollan, Neonatal Network, 29.06.09, medscape- good overview)

                        University of Iowa - Iowa Neonatology Handbook

                        Principles Of Transport Of The Sick Neonate (Paediatrics Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        The Premature Infant (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        The New Ballard Score for Premature babies (include video by Dr Ballard and scorecard)
                        Enteral Feeding in Neonates (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Total Parenteral Nutrition on in Neonates (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        NICU: General Pointers for Care and Review of Infants (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Management of Vascular Spasm and Thrombosis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Guidelines for the Use of Surfactant (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Newborn and Acid Base Balance (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Neonatal Encephalopathy (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Neonatal Seizures (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Neonatal Hypoglycaemia (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Neonatal Jaundice (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Exchange Transfusion (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Prolonged Neonatal Jaundice (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Apnoea in the Newborn (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Neonatal Sepsis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Guideline for Assessment Neonatal Sepsis (Adv Neonatal Care)
                        Congenital Syphilis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Ophthalmia Neonatorum (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Patent Ductus Arteriosus In The Preterm (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Perinatally Acquired Varicella (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

 

Paediatric Surgery

                        Peri-operative Medicine

                        Preoperative Care (Encyclopedia of Surgery)

                        Care of the Surgical Patient (Merck)

                        Physiological and Psychological Influences on Postoperative Fatigue (Journal Anesthesia Analgesia)

                        Spiritual Cardiology

                        Benefits of Psychological Preparation for Surgery

                        Preoperative Cardiac Risk Assessment. pdf (American College of Physicians)

 

                        Surgical Conditions

                        Hernias (eMedicine)

                        Surgical Option in the Management of Groin Hernias (American Academy of Family Physicians)

                        Inguinal hernia repair (Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh)

                        Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia (Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh)

                        Testicular Tumours (Surgical-tutor.org.uk)

                        Testicular Cancer (American Cancer Society)

                        Lumps in the Groin and Scrotum (PatientPlus)

                        Brown University - Pediatric Surgery Handbook

                        Appendicitis  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Persistent Vomiting in the Neonate and Child  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Intussusception (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Inguinal Hernias, Hydroceles  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Undescended Testis  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Undescended testis (1990)

                        The Acute Scrotum (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Penile Conditions (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Infant with Spinal Bifida- What Can You Offer? (Dr. Khoo Teck Beng)

                        University of Bern - Pediatric Surgery

                        Brown University - Pediatric Surgery Image Bank

 

Back to Paediatrics Index 

Endocrine Disorders

                      Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus in Children and Adolescent

                      Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Children and Adolescents

                      Management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Children and Adolescent

                      Management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (outline of management)

                      Short Stature (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Congenital Hypothyroidism (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Diabetes Mellitus (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Diabetic Ketoacidosis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Ambiguous Genitalia (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                       Failure to Thrive

                       Short Stature in Children

                       Precocious puberty

                       Delayed puberty

                      Congenital Adrenal Hypoplasia (Pediatrics in Review)

 

Gastroenterology

                      Acute Gastroenteritis  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Approach to Severely Malnourished Children (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Acute Hepatic Failure (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Gastrointestinal Bleed  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                       Clinical Practice Guidelines on Non-Variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding (2003 Malaysian

                        Society of Gastroenterology and  Hepatology. Academy of Medicine, Malaysia)

                      Consensus on Management of Peptic Ulcer Disease, Malaysia 1986 (Academy of Medicine,

                     Malaysia)

                      Guidelines for Treatment of Helicobacter Pylori Infection (American College of Gastroentrology)

                      Recurrent Abdominal Pain          

           

Oncology

                     Childhood Brain Stem Glioma (National Cancer Institute)

                     Clinical Guideline for Management of Breast Cancer (Academy of Medicine, Malaysia 2002)

                      Medline Interactive Tutorial on Breast Cancer

                      Breast Cancer (Medline Plus)

                      Breast Cancer (Healthline)

 

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Nephrology

                       Management of Urinary Tract Infection in Children (Dr Lim Yam Ngo, Paediatric Institute,

                        Kuala Lumpur, 2001)                 

                       Benign Prostatic Hypertroph  (eMedicine)

                      Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (NIH)

                      Prostate Carcinoma (eMedicine)

                      Acute Glomerulonephritis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Nephrotic Syndrome (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Acute Renal Failure  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Acute Peritoneal Dialysis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Neurogenic Bladder (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Urinary Tract Infection (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                      Antenatal Hydronephrosis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

 

 

 

Infectious Diseases

                        Pediatric Guideline for Influenza A (H1N1) Mitigation (Ministry of Health, Malaysia 2009)

                        Management of Influenza-Like-Illness (Dr Tan Kah Kee 01.09.09)

                        Outpatient management of Influenza A (H1N1)09 (Dr Christopher Lee 01.09.09)

                         Sepsis / Septic Shock (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                         Paediatric HIV (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                         Malaria  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                         Tuberculosis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                         BCG Lymphadenitis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                         Dengue Fever (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Meningitis (Pediatrics in Review)  Management outline

                        Cat Scratch Disease (eMedicine)

                        Salmonella Infection (eMedicine)

                        Best Management of Fever from Unidentifiable Source in Young Children (Medscape)

 

                        Management of Severe Dengue Fever in Children (Dr Lucy Lam, University Malaya, 2001)

                        Clinical Practice Guidelines on Management of Dengue Fever in Children (Academy of Medicine

                        and Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Documents from briefing by the Ministry of Health, Malaysia on Dengue Fever (01 April 2014)

                                    Clinical guidelines on dengue fever in children (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                                    Clinical guidelines on dengue fever (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                                    Dengue continuation sheet (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                                    Dengue monitoring sheet 2013 (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                                    Dengue home monitoring sheet (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                                    Dengue poster algorithm A (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                                    Dengue quick reference (Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

 

                       Clinical Practice Guidelines on Acute Gastroenteritis in Children (Academy of Medicine, Malaysia,

                         2001)

                        Management of HIV infection in Children (Dr Jacqueline Mok, Royal Children Hospital,

                         Edinburgh, 2001)

                        Typhoid Infections in Children (Prof. Choo, University Malaysia Sarawak, 2001)

                        Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (A. Prof. Adrian Goh, University Malaya, 2001)

                        Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (CDC)

                        Hand, Foot and Mouse Disease (eMedicine 2009)

                         Non-Typhoidal Salmonella Infection in Children (A Prof. W S Lee, University Malaya, 2002)

                        Febrile Neutropenia-An Update (Dr Tan Kah Kee, Seremban Hospital, 2002)

                        Management of Uncomplicated Malaria (CDC)

                        Guidelines for Treatment of Malaria in the United States.pdf (CDC)

                        Gastroesophageal Reflux in Infant and Children (American Family Physician)

                        Pediatrics HIV Infection and Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission ( CROI 2008

                        Medscape Peds)

                        Treatment of Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (World Medical Association)

                        Kawasaki Disease (2008)

                        Kawasaki Disease

                        Kawasaki Disease (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        The Many Faces of Infectious Mononucleosis

                        Malariology (Lecture notes on malaria from John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)

                        Malaria Prophylaxis in Children

 

 

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Neurological  Disorders

                        Management of Afebrile Seizure

                        The Fitting Child  (Alex Tang, 13 Nov 2009)

                        Examples of seizures in children (YouTube)

                        Non-febrile Seizures

                        Benign Childhood Epilepsy: An Overview

                        Seizures in Children: Laboratory Diagnosis and Management

                        Status Epilepticus

                        Status Epilepticus: Immediate Management

                        University of Utah - PediNeuroLogic Exam (require Quicktime)
                        Status Epilepticus (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Child with a first unprovoked seizure (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Febrile Convulsions (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Epilepsy  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Meningitis  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Acute Demyelination  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Acute Flaccid Paralysis  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Guillain Barré syndrome  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        The Child with Altered Consciousness (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Brain Death (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                       Gait Disorder

                        Brain Abscess (eMedicine)

                        Corneal Ulceration and Ulcerative Keratitis (eMedicine)

 

 

Ophthalmology

                       New York Eye and Ear Infirmary - Digital Atlas of Ophthalmology

                      Oculisti - EyeAtlas

 

 

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Blood Disorders

                        Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (eMedicine)

                        Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (Paeds) (eMedicine)

                        Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia

                        Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura (Journal of Haematology)

           

                        The Anaemic Child (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Thalassaemia (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Haemophilia (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Oncologic Emergencies  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        General Guidelines for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia Maintenance Therapy (Paediatric Protocols)

                       

                        Lymph Nodes Swelling

                        Axillary Lymph Nodes Enlargement (DoctorsLounge)

 

Metabolic and Genetic Disorders
                        Inborn Errors Of Metabolism: Approach to Investigations and Management in a Sick Child (MOH)
                        Investigating Inborn Errors Of Metabolism in a Child with Chronic Symptoms (MOH)
                        Approach to Recurrent Hypoglycaemia (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                        Down Syndrome (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                       Down Syndrome (MedlinePlus: good site by National Institutes of Health and U.S. National Library

                        of Medicine)

                        Down Syndrome : Health Issues (written by a Paediatrician who has a Down Syndrome child)

                        Genetics and Birth Defects (Stanford Health Library)

                        Sturge Weber Syndrome (Medscape Peds)

                        Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research - Developmental and Genetic Diseases

                        NCBI - Online Mendelian Inheritance of Man

                        Achondroplasia (eMedicine)

 

 

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Dermatology
                       My Eczema Plan (useful booklet on treatment of atopic eczema)

                       Atopic Dermatitis (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                       Impetigo (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                       Scabies  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)
                       Steven-Johnson Syndrome  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                       Loyola University - Atlas of Dermatology

                       Johns Hopkins - Dermatology Image Atlas

                       Dermis - Atlas of Pediatric Dermatology

                       A dermatology quiz (Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago)

                       

Rheumatology

                       Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

 


Poisons and Toxins

                        Snake Bites (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Common Poisons (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                        Anaphylactic Reactions  (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

 

Critical Care

                       Dalhousie University - Pediatric Pain Source Book

                       eMedicine - Pediatric Critical Care

 

Emergency Medicine

                        Cork University - Emergency Medicine Handbook

 

Diagnostic Imaging including Radiology

                        University of Virginia - Introduction to Pediatric Radiology

                        Virtual Pediatric Hospital - Paediapaedia, an Imaging Encyclopedia of Pediatric Disease

                        MEDNET - Pictures in Pediatrics

                        University of Hawaii Radiology Cases in Pediatric Emergency Medicine

                        University of Hawaii Radiology Cases in Neonatology

 

 

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Children's Health

                        Immunisation Schedule Malaysia (Primary Care Doctor's Organisation, Malaysia)

                        Clinical Guidelines on Childhood Immunisation (Academy of Medicine, Ministry of Health,

                        Malaysian Paediatric Assoc, 2004)

                        Childhood Immunisation Schedule, Malaysia (Ministry of Health, 2006)

                        Childhood Immunisation, Australia (National Immunisation Program Schedule (NIPS)

                        The Australian Immunisation Handbook, 8th Edition, 2003

                        Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome pdf (Dr Garry Warne, Royal Children's Hospital,

                        Parkville, Victoria, Australia)

                        Bartter Syndrome (Merck)

                        Medline The Journal of the Paediatric Society of Singapore

                        Redevelopment of  Guidelines on ADHD (The Royal Australasian College of Physicians)

                        Sedation (Paediatric Protocols, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)

                      

Complementary and Alternative Medicine

 

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. About Herbs, Botanicals and Other Products. Available from the Internet at http://www.mskcc.org/mskcc/html/11570.cfm (rev. 2009, cited 1/29/09).

National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Available from the Internet at http://nccam.nih.gov/ (rev. 1/16/2009, cited 1/29/09).

National Institues of Health Office of Dietary Supplements. Available from the Internet at http://ods.od.nih.gov/ (cited 1/29/09).

American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement. Counseling Families Who Choose Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Their Child With Chronic Illness or Disability.Available from the Internet at http://aappolicy.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/pediatrics%3b107/3/598 (rev. 5/1/2005, cited 1/29/09).

American Academy of Pediatrics’ Clinical Report. The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Pediatrics. http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/122/6/1374 (rev. 12/6/2009, cited 1/29/09).


 

GUIDELINES/GOOD CLINICAL PRACTICE

 

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Academy of Pediatrics - Clinical Practice Guidelines

 

National Institute of Health Care and Excellence (NICE)

Clinical Guidelines

 

The Royal Children Hospital Melbourne

Clinical Practice Guidelines

 

The Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London

Clinical Guidelines

 

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians: Paediatrics and Child Health Guidelines
 

Draft Australian Guidelines on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - November 2009

Policies:

Further Information: paed@racp.edu.au

 

New Zealand Submissions


 

THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE

                            Some videos on common medical procedures

 

THE MEANING OF MEDICINE

                            Does God Still Heals? (John MacArthur, 1991)

                            Religion, Health and Questions of Meaning (Medscape)

                           Review of Intercessory Prayer Studies (intercessoryprayerstudies.com)

                           What does Prayer Studies Prove? (Christianity Today May 2000)

                           Does Faith prolongs Suffering for Cancer Patients? (Christianity Today March 2009)

 

 

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