Researchers at the Murdoch Children's 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).
The intravenous (IV) fluid currently recommended for the majority of hospitalised children worldwide should change, a study by Murdoch Children's Research Institute and The Royal Children's Hospital has shown.
Although current guidelines regarding confidentiality within psychological practice are internationally consistent, many Australian psychologists still disagree on when they would breach confidentiality when dealing with adolescents, a new study by Murdoch Children's Research Institute and Swinburne University of Technology has found.
Premature birth rates have risen in the last two decades in Australia, and the rates continue to rise. Late preterm babies- babies born between 34 and 36 weeks- account for 70% of all preterm births, which translates to about 16,000 births annually in Australia.