THIS Update highlights the key points in the evaluation of chronic cough in children. It emphasises the need to identify the aetiology and describes the various treatment modalities.
THIS Update explores the increasing role of haemopoietic stem cell transplantation and the implications it may have for primary care providers in terms of the long-term care needs for transplant recipients.
IN THIS Update we discuss the common and potentially underdiagnosed condition of iron deficiency anaemia (IDA). The diagnostic pathway for IDA is discussed and the medications available in Australia to treat this condition are listed.
IN PART 2 of this series we discuss some classical movement disorders that appear in childhood as well as the rarer disorders that are treatable and easily recognised.