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by Calvagna M

When Your Child Needs Medication

RESOURCES

Healthy Children—American Academy of Pediatrics
https://www.healthychildren.org
The National Association of School Nurses
www.nasn.org

CANADIAN RESOURCES

About Kids Health—The Hospital for Sick Children
http://www.aboutkidshealth.ca
The College of Family Physicians of Canada
http://www.cfpc.ca

References

How to give your child medicine. Family Doctor—American Academy of Family Physicians website. Available at: https://familydoctor.org/how-to-give-your-child-medicine. Updated October 2013. Accessed June 9, 2017.
Medication safety tips. Healthy Children—American Academy of Pediatrics website. Available at: https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/at-home/medication-safety/Pages/Medication-Safety-Tips.aspx. Updated September 15, 2015. Accessed June 9, 2017.
Medications: using them safely. Kids Health—Nemours Foundation website. Available at: http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/medication-safety.html. Updated January 2015. Accessed June 9, 2017.
Murray RD, Gereige RS, Lamont JH. Policy statement—guidance for the administration of medication in school. Pediatrics. 2009;124(4):1244-1251.
Upper respiratory infection (URI) in children. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T903639/Upper-respiratory-infection-URI-in-children. Updated March 3, 2017. Accessed June 9, 2017.

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