Suspending kids from school for using marijuana is likely to lead to more - not less - marijuana use among their classmates, a new international study by the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute has found.
Researchers at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute have trialled a sleep intervention that could be used to improve the severity of symptoms for children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute has been named as a top 20 finalist in the 2014 – 15 OzAPP Awards for the development of a tablet-based app called PEERS. The OzAPP awards bring together the best mobile, web and cloud based app concepts in the Asia Pacific region.
The intravenous (IV) fluid currently recommended for the majority of hospitalised children worldwide should change, a study by Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and The Royal Children’s Hospital has shown.
Researchers from Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, the University of Sydney and the Children's Hospital at Westmead have discovered a new gene that causes a deadly muscle disorder. The discovery provides the missing link in understanding a whole range of muscle disorders.