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May 26, 2016

TREKK E-update: May 26th, 2016

TREKK is pleased to announce its renewed funding with the Government of Canada's Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) for another 3 years. Read on for resource and event updates from our growing national network. 

In This Issue...

Federal Government Renews Support for TREKK

Updated Bottom Line Recommendations for DKA

New Evidence Repository for Suspected Physical Maltreatment

Systematic Review of Knowledge Translation Strategies to Promote Research Uptake in Child Health Settings

EM Cases Digest Volume 2: Pediatric Emergencies

TREKK croup story book

TREKK breakfast meeting at CAEP - June 6, 2016

Federal Government Renews Support for TREKK

We are thrilled to announce that TREKK has been renewed for another three years as part of the Government of Canada's Networks of Centres of Excellence - Knowledge Mobilization Initiative.  

Hear from some of our partners across Canada: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idPjy1tIHdQ

 

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Updated Bottom Line Recommendations for DKA

The TREKK Bottom Line Recommendations for DKA, authored by Dr. Sarah Reid of the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, have undergone updates and are now posted in our evidence repository - please download the latest version and share with your colleagues. 

We are pleased to be working in conjunction with the Canadian Pediatric Endocrine Group (CPEG) who have reviewed and endorsed this latest Bottom Line Recommendation. 

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New Evidence Repository for Suspected Physical Maltreatment

Child physical maltreatment is an important cause of pediatric morbidity and mortality and is associated with major physical and mental health problems that can extend into adulthood. Visit our newest evidence repository on suspected physical maltreatment to keep up to date with the latest guidelines, systematic reviews and key studies, vetted by TREKK content advisors Dr. Amy Ornstein (IWK Health Centre), Dr. Carmen Coombs (IWK Health Centre) and Dr. Kathy Boutis (SickKids).

Stay tuned for their expert recommendations (Bottom Line Recommendations) to help guide the recognition and appropriate management of suspected physical maltreatment.

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Systematic Review of Knowledge Translation Strategies to Promote Research Uptake in Child Health Settings

Published in the Journal of Pediatric Nursing (2016 May-Jun), the goal of this systematic review was to identify and synthesize the evidence on knowledge translation interventions aimed at putting explicit research evidence into child health practice. 

Read the full article here.

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EM Cases Digest Volume 2: Pediatric Emergencies

EM Cases Digest Volume 2 has officially been released and is available for download exclusively on the EM Cases website. With input from the EM Cases Team and 9 authors, including several TREKK content advisors, it is designed specifically to maximize EM learning with interactive cases, Q&As, pearls & pitfalls, updates, images, videos and links to top-notch resources and references.

Download your free copy here.

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TREKK croup story book

Find out about Michael and his parents' experience with croup through an interactive story book. Browse through the interactive croup page for information on the signs, symptoms, treatment and management of croup and what to do if you are a parent or family dealing with croup.

Visit the page and storybook to find out more!

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TREKK breakfast meeting at CAEP - June 6, 2016

TREKK will be holding a breakfast meeting on June 6th at the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP) conference in Quebec City.

Date: Monday, June 6th

Time: 7:00 – 8:30am

Room Name: Beaumont

Location: Hilton Quebec Hotel

All are welcome to attend - please RSVP to lcrockett@exchange.hsc.mb.ca.

Contact Us

Any questions, comments, feedback?  We'd love to hear from you.

Contact the Central Admin Team at trekk@chrim.ca or  call (204) 975 7744.  Or send your comments via the feedback tab on our website.

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University of Manitoba
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Phone: (204) 975-7744