Sanjay is a paediatric infectious diseases consultant working at Southampton Children's Hospital. He has a keen interest in antimicrobial sterwardship, both in hospital and community based settings. He leads a Wessex-wide initiative called Healthier Together ( which aims to improve the quality of care delivered across the urgent care pathway.

Alasdair is a Paediatric registrar in the UK, currently working as a Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Infectious Diseases. His interests include evidence based medicine and peri peri chicken.

Respiratory Tract Infections in children


Cite this article as: Patel,S and Munro, A. Respiratory Tract Infections in children, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: is a 2 year old girl brought to the emergency department with her mum, following two days of fever and poor intake. She has a temperature of 39°C and looks a little unhappy, but…