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Paediatric Admission Guidance in the Emergency Department (PAGE) Score

PIPSQC is pleased to share the new publication in BMJ Open, entitled “Observational cohort study with internal and external validation of a predictive tool for identification of children in need of hospital admission from the emergency department: the Paediatric Admission Guidance in the Emergency Department (PAGE) score” – as well as the accompanying twitter thread on the PAGE score by @Damian_Roland, available at: 
https://twitter.com/Damian_Roland/status/1349710325462016001

In addition, PIPSQC is pleased to highlight the following resources on pediatric patient safety:

PATIENT SAFETY
Learning from Excellence in Healthcare

PEDIATRIC PATIENT SAFETY
Association between paediatric intraoperative anaesthesia handover and adverse postoperative outcomes
Choosing the future of pediatrics wisely

PEDIATRIC CARDILOGY
Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest—Is International Agreement on Guidelines for Limits of Treatment Possible?
Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Consortium (PC4) - 2020 PC4/PAC3 Abstracts

NEONATAL PATIENT SAFETY
Association of unexpected newborn deaths with changes in obstetric and neonatal process of care

Also of note are the recent articles below on COVID-19 and children:

COVID-19 and HEALTH WORKER WELL-BEING
Intervention to increase situational awareness and the Culture of Mutual Care (Foco) and its effects during COVID-19 pandemic: a randomized controlled trial and qualitative analysis
ISQua and IHF Virtual Conference – Hospital Workers' Wellbeing Matters

COVID-19 and VACCINE SAFETY
NEJM - Covid-19 Vaccine - Frequently Asked Questions
SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines: Much Accomplished, Much to Learn

COVID-19 and SURGE CAPACITY
Work of a paediatric bioethics centre during the COVID-19 pandemic first phase

MULTISYSTEM INFLAMMATORY SYNDROME IN CHILDREN (MIS-C)
Discriminating Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children Requiring Treatment from Common Febrile Conditions in Outpatient Settings
MCW - Critical Care/Acute Care MIS-C Management Guidelines (Flowsheet)
MCW - Peds Critical Care COVID-19 Resource Page
Mucocutaneous disease and related clinical characteristics in hospitalized children and adolescents with COVID-19 and multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children

SECONDARY EFFECTS of COVID-19 on CHILDREN
Coalition of child experts urge inquiry into UK's Covid crisis
Indirect effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on paediatric healthcare use and severe disease: a retrospective national cohort study
Letters: our children are in crisis and need help
Secondary Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Hospital Pediatrics
WHO - Analysing and Using Routine Data to Monitor the Effects of COVID-19 on Essential Health Services