Guanfacine

Cite this article as: Mary Hardimon. Guanfacine, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.13727On 22nd August 2017, guanfacine hydrochloride (current sole brand name Intuniv) was accepted as a new chemical entity by the Therapeutic Goods Administration in Australia.1 Whilst new to Australia, guanfacine has been available within the United States of America and Europe…

The 8th Bubble Wrap

Cite this article as: Grace Leo. The 8th Bubble Wrap, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12183With millions upon millions of journal articles being published every year it is impossible to keep up.  Every month we ask some of our friends from the world of paediatrics to point out something that has caught their…

Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry

Cite this article as: Henry Goldstein. Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.11391I’ve been lucky enough to be one of the few paediatric registrars allocated to an Adolescent Inpatient Mental Health ward for a 6 month rotation. Although I’d worked in (adult) Psych wards before, I had few well formed ideas…

Big Picture Paediatrics : Adverse Childhood Experiences

Cite this article as: Henry Goldstein. Big Picture Paediatrics : Adverse Childhood Experiences, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.10082So much of paediatrics, and medicine in general, is focussed on small experimental or observational studies. This series of posts takes the wider view; we’re talking here about some of the biggest and longest running…