Translating Emergency Knowledge for Kids
TREKK is a growing network of
who share the same goal - to improve emergency care for children across Canada.
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Children who are ill need treatment that is appropriate for the age and stage of their developing bodies and minds, and medicines designed for adults may not be suitable for these needs. New report looks at the state of research and regulations leading to the approval of medicines — both pharmaceuticals and biologics, including vaccines — for ch...
TREKK is pleased to be participating in the Kids Rock Janeway Emergency Pediatric Conference 2014. This year's conference will be held October 3-5th at Memorial University in St. John's, Newfoundland.
Up to 85% of children in Canada who need emergency care are managed in a general emergency department (ED). As many as 40% of these children do not get treatments for which clear evidence exists and up to 20% get a treatment which is of no benefit or may be harmful.