Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health


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Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

The UK body responsible for training of postgraduate doctors (consultants) in paediatrics and conducting the MRCPCH membership exams and the Diploma in Child Health exam, which is taken by many GPs. The College began as the British Paediatric Association in 1928 and was granted Royal College status in 1996.
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We understand the guidelines on criteria for diagnosing brain stem death in children under two months old are under review by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and are due very soon.
A report from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and the National Children's Bureau (NCB) has found that over half of deaths in childhood occur during the first year of a child's life, and are strongly influenced by pre-term delivery and low birth weight; with risk factors including maternal age, smoking and disadvantaged circumstances.
The North Wales Health Alliance (NWHA), which has been fighting to retain full intensive care services for newborns, has expressed concern that the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health will lead the four-month inquiry, ordered by First Minister Carwyn Jones.
PRINCESS ANNE arrived at Warwick University yesterday to attend the annual conference of The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
THERE should be a ban on smoking in cars carrying children, says the head of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
A 2004 report called Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy: A Multi-Agency Protocol for Care and Investigation, was produced by a working group convened by the Royal College of Pathologists and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
Doctors, by The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, the Advanced Life Support Group, and the NSPCC.
The Royal College of Physicians, the Faculty of Public Health and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, said a far-reaching national strategy was needed to cut the increasing numbers of obese and overweight adults.
An audit by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health found that, despite improvements in the quality of care, there remains significant variation across regions and between diabetes units.
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But the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) said information in the booklet, which was published by the Central South Wales Consortium Joint Education Service (CSCJES), was taken out of context.
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