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Children's hospitals

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Children's hospitals in Australia | Cancer Advisor

Childrens hospitals (also known as paediatric hospitals) specialise in the medical and psychosocial needs of children and teenagers. At children's hospital the staff are specifically trained in taking care of children and teenagers. Chances are there will also be more child-geared activities on hand, such as kids films and child entertainers. Expand the boxes below to learn more about children's hospitals in each state.

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Anaesthesia for Cardiac Surgery | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

The following contains some information for parents of children who are going to have cardiac surgery at the Children's Hospital at Westmead

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Spina Bifida - Antenatal Consultation in Spina Bifida | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

The Spina Bifida Services within the childrens hospitals network provide antenatal consultations

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Thermoplastic splint care | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Patients Name: _________________________________ Goal of Splint: __ _______________________________ Instructions: Ensure that the splint is put on correctly and bandaged/strapped firmly in place

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Hip abduction orthosis | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

The Dennis Brown Hip Abduction Orthosis is used to hold a child's hips in an optimal position

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Spina Bifida - Hospital admissions | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Some hospital admissions are unavoidable

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Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide

The Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide aims to provide South Australian women, babies and children with the best possible health facilities.

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Tonsillectomy | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What are tonsils and adenoids? The tonsils are pieces of soft fleshy tissue on each side of the back of the throat

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Adenoidectomy | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What are adenoids? The adenoids are small pads of soft tissue at the back of the nose above the throat

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Tube feeding - Looking after your childs feeding equipment | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Here are some simple steps you can take to keep your childs feeding equipment in good working order

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