INTRODUCTION The purpose of this essay is to conduct a comprehensive critical appraisal of a research paper titled ‘Chloramphenicol treatment for acute infective conjunctivitis in children in primary care’ that was carried out by Rose et al. (2005) in the United Kingdom (UK). The aim of evaluation is to critically concentrate on the strength and limitation of the study. Firstly, a clear definition of critical appraisal and its importance will be highlighted, going on further will be the critical, analysis, discussion and evaluation of the peer reviewed paper contents so as to ascertain the validity and reliability of the study. Therefore, a conclusion will be drawn to learning its significance in public health.
A full holistic approach is required. It is an important aspect in any care being provided that the patient and families are educated in chronic pain. The responsibility if health care professionals to educate their peers and advocate the appropriate pain management in children. When conducting any treatment plan it is essential for the therapist to be patient-centred and include the patient in all the decision making of their treatment. It is important to investigate the patient’s understanding of the condition.
Beneficial relief is a possibility using natural treatments, but for any permanent relief it is strongly recommended that you consult with a cognitive behavior therapist experienced in dealing with Bi-Polar. They will be capable of diagnosing your condition and delve deeply into your past and current behaviors. They are better equipped to deal with your situation, and will prescribe any necessary medication they feel you need. Frequent visits to your therapist will instill confidence and enable you to cooperate fully. With their experience of dealing with cases such as yours, they will be able to provide you with the pros and cons treatments and advise you on what treatment they feel is best for you.
All staff trained and procedures are put into practice and communicate concerns that a child is at risk are communicated to relevant agencies. Disclosure and Barring Service DBS employee have access to criminal record to decide if a person is suitable for employment especially when working with children. Staffing and employment policy which details staff to children ratio, not being alone with children at any time, having the correct qualified member of staff, all staff and volunteers to be CRB checked, staff development training and keeping up to date with all policies and procedures. Health and Safety policy aims are to make staff aware of any health and safety issues to help mini risks and hazards to enable children to be in a safe and thriving
In order to assure the overall well-being of infants, a solution to this problem is vital. The interventions for this problem consist of a postpartum support film and a hotline service, to ensure single mothers the opportunity to obtain aid as soon as possible. A healthy and stress-free environment is fundamental in the development of the
Measurement of self-reported pain intensity in children and adolescents Summary: In "measurement of self-reported pain intensity in children and adolescents"; the authors describe the different methods used to assess pediatric pain intensity and review the commonly used, self reported measurements of pain. The authors compiled the results of several systemic reviews to determine which pain assessment technique would deem most appropriate and accurate. The author recognizes that accurate pain assessment using reliable measures is of great importance in the healthcare of a child- since pain can be indicative of further complications, and children may be alleviated of pain to avoid discomfort. Whichever the case may be, it is considered important to determine the intensity and source of the pain so the health care team can be knowledgeable of the patients’ condition so the best possible health outcomes and comfort measures may be achieved.
Introduction This critical review discusses three articles on the policy and practice of child protection in schools. In the TOPIC article “Protecting Children in the Primary School”, Rosemary Webb and Graham Vulliamy examined the difficulties faced by Child Protection Coordinators and their possibilities to overcome them. The study by Helen Buckley and Kathryn McGarry in the Child Abuse Review article “Lessons on Child Protection: A Survey of Newly Qualified Primary-Level Teachers in Ireland” calls for “the standardization of the operation of child protection procedures”. In Health Education article “Child protection drama in primary school- an effective educational approach?” by Judy Orme and Debra Salmon suggests that innovative drama can
17. Carolyn and Taylor (2011) found the various programs designed involving teachers and parents to reinforce prevention behavior for substance abuse. The study focusses on various risk factors that could result in inducing behaviors related to substance abuse. If the prevention techniques are implemented properly then chance of young adolescent involved in substance abuse reduces. Thus, parents and teachers play a very important role in reinforcing appropriate behavior in
Assessment Administering screening to identify if the person exhibits deficits in communication Administering evaluation and assessments to measure one’s level of communication and prove the eligibility to intervention services Intervention The goal of intervention is to reduce the risk or mitigate the effects of risk factors on a child's development so as to prevent future problems and promote the necessary conditions for healthy development. SLPs have the opportunity to play an important role in the prevention of communication disorders, especially in the field of early intervention. If the patient is determined that they are at risk for deficit the SLPs will develop a plan for services and supports that includes intervention outcomes, approaches, methods, and settings. Collaborate SLPs coordinate with other professionals to attain the maximum goal of the patient. They work as an interdisciplinary team that characteristically work together, communicate consistently, coordinate information and resources, and collaborate with the families to achieve priority
The Guardian Ad Litem will ensure that both the child’s wishes and feelings are ascertained about their current and future circumstances. They are mostly involved when the court case is around child abuse/neglect, divorce and other family problems. Anyone involved in certain types of cases can make an application to the court for the appointment of a Guardian Ad Litem. Guardians ad Litem can provide a report to the court on the wishes of the child and make recommendations regarding their interests. They can be called on when a family are having disputes over the care plan that was appointed to the child previously.
The aim of this research is to critically explore the effectiveness of service provisions available for young carers of parental mental illness (PMI). The Mental Health Act (2007) s1. defines a mental disorder as “any disorder or disability of the mind”. The research will allow both young carers and social work practitioners to express their critical view of the interventions and support currently available. The young carers engaged in this research will be aged between 15 and 18.
If both are absent, the matter should be referred to another member of the Senior Leadership Team. • Any member of staff has an issue or concern relating to child protection, he should immediately discuss the matter with the Headteacher or Deputy Headtacher or a member of the Senior Leadership Team if they are not available. • Allegations of child abuse is always be given the highest priority and referred immediately to the Headteacher. • The Headteacher will then decide on appropriate course of action based on London Borough of Hounslow’s Safeguarding and Promoting the Welfare of Children and Young People in Schools and Education Settings. Ongoing Support Following a disclosure by a child, it is important that the staff member continues in a supportive relationship with the child in the following ways: • Maintaining a positive relationship with the child.
Furthermore, the Children’s Defense Fund is an interest group that advocates the wellbeing of children and ensures that they will not be abused nor neglected (votesmart.org). The Iron Triangle served the purpose of having the voice of the interest groups heard for the formation of the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act along with the multiple amendments formulated since 1974. Congress then provides legitimacy to the Bureaucracy who ensures that the U.S Government departments that support and share information about the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Administration for Children and Families, carry out an organized and effective system to ensure that the job is getting done adequately. In return the Bureaucracy grants Congress policy choices and the interest groups with special favors in terms of facilitating the bureaucratic system in place at those government
This may be for a short period of time or until they are an adult. It stands a challenge for professionals and a commitment is required when planning to meet positive outcomes for the child. For this type of research, obtaining different results from a multiple-choice questionnaire, face-to-face interviews and surveys for all the children will provide data to support children retaining their identity and establishing positive contact with adults and professionals. To illustrate, collecting all this data at the earliest possible stage, will enable vulnerable children to participate in relevant interventions like therapy sessions, CAMHS etc. In addition, using longitudinal studies follows the young person’s life through a 3-10 months’ time frame and allows the researcher to experience their participation in the care system.
Which includes following changes: • Referral of allegations against those who work with children • Clarification of requirements on local authorities to notify serious incidents • A definition of serious harm for the purposes of serious case reviews. It also incorporates legislation and statutory guidance published over the last two years. This release is one of a draft of new and updated guidance released by the Department for Education in recent days. Further amendments include the specification that LSCBs, local authorities and their partners should be commissioning and providing services for children at risk of sexual exploitation, female genital mutilation and