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NEW: Australasian Neonatal Medicines Formulary (ANMF)

ANMF is a collection of treatment protocols for neonates developed by multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals specialised in neonatal care. Aiming to improve patient outcomes and reduce treatment variation, ANMF provides evidence-based information to support clinicians in the delivery of treatments available at the time decisions are being made. Find ANMF in the CKN Medicines menu.


NEW: Children’s Resuscitation Emergency Drug Dosage (CREDD)

CREDD is a weight-based medication and equipment (intubation) guide from Children;s Health Queensland. It is intended for use by clinicians managing critically unwell children during the initial stages of resuscitation. It contains information on the recommended dosing, preparation and delivery of drugs administered in a wide range of paediatric emergencies. Find CREDD in the CKN Medicines menu.


UPDATED: eTG Complete

  • eTG complete’s search tool has been upgraded with new features. These include improving the relevance ranking of topic search results; viewing results based on drug indication; and better multi-word search logic. More information about the search upgrade is available on TGL’s website. https://www.tg.org.au/news/etg-complete-search-revolution/ 
  • Revised Oral and Dental guidelines will be released on Tuesday December 3rd, 2019.

UPDATED: ClinicalKey for Nursing

ClinicalKey for Nursing has added the following new Clinical Overviews:

  • Beta-blocker toxicity
  • Hepatitis E
  • Mastitis
  • Orbital fracture
  • Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis

UPDATED: Paediatric Injectable Guidelines (PIG)

PIG has the following updated IV fluid and PN table monographs:

  • RCH parenteral nutrition (PN) and fat emulsion compatibility information
  • RCH parenteral nutrition (PN) and fat emulsion incompatibility information
  • Intravenous fluid additive calculations to prepare 500 mL
  • Intravenous fluid additive calculations to prepare 1000 mL
  • Infusion solution composition details
  • Updated monograph – CefTRIAXONE
  • Updated monograph – Bivalirudin
  • Updated monograph – Haloperidol Lactate

 

last updated: 
Wednesday, 27 November, 2019