The guidelines included on this page have been commissioned and endorsed by the BSPED and reflect the Society's views on best practice for the majority of patients with that condition. However, each patient should be considered as an individual in the context of their condition and other medication and therefore the readers' discretion is required in the application of their use. Every effort has been made to ensure the factual accuracy of the contents but no liability can be accepted for any litigation, claims or complaints arising from the use of the guidelines.
The BSPED Clinical Committee has created a pathway to guidelines document that outlines BSPED’s commitment to guidelines:
Colleagues seeking information about developing thorough guidelines are directed to refer to the RCPCH guidelines for Setting Standards for Development of Clinical Guidelines in Paediatrics and Child Health: