Service: Paediatrics (Children's Services)

Child protection: the medical assessment – a parent and child’s guide

Date: 17/01/2024 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Read our guide below to help you understand: what a medical assessment is where it takes place who’ll see what you can expect. You can also download a PDF version […]

Bruising: information about injuries, bruises, marks or bleeding in non-mobile babies and children

Date: 17/01/2024 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Read our guide below to help you understand about bruising/marks/bleeding in non-mobile babies and children. You can also download a PDF version of this patient information by following the link […]

Paediatric outreach team

Date: 01/12/2023 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

The Paediatric Outreach Team provides a range of services to support children aged 0-16 years old (0-19 years old with complex medical needs) at home and in other community settings […]

Asthma and wheeze: advice for when you leave hospital

Date: 01/12/2023 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Your child should now be feeling better. Your child should not need the blue reliever inhaler as often. Before going home, your child will need to be able to manage […]

Human breast milk fortifier

Date: 07/11/2023 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Read our guide below to find out more about human breast milk fortifier.  You can also download a PDF version of this patient information by following the link on the […]

Paediatric permanent open door service

Date: 07/11/2023 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Read our guide below to find out more about our permanent open door service.  You can also download a PDF version of this patient information by following the link on […]

Heart murmur in newborn babies – information for parents

Date: 19/09/2023 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Read our guide below to help you understand about your baby’s heart murmur. You can also download a PDF version of this patient information by following the link on the […]

Routine pregnancy testing before treatment

Date: 18/09/2023 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Read our guide below to help you understand about routine pregnancy testing for young people. You can also download a PDF version of this patient information by following the link […]

When your child is coming to Wycombe Hospital for a general anaesthetic – Ward 11

Date: 16/06/2023 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Ward 11 welcomes you to our department. We are a day surgery Paediatric Ward and our staff have a wealth of experience in caring for all our younger patients. Please […]

Collecting a urine sample from your baby

Date: 23/11/2022 | Category: Community paediatrics Paediatrics

Babies and small children cannot wee ‘on demand’, which makes it difficult to get a sample for testing. Urine tests may be done for a number of reasons and they […]