Evidence based guideline for the management of croup

Aust Fam Physician. 2008 Jun;37(6 Spec No):14-20.

Abstract

Croup is a common presentation in both the general practice and hospital emergency department setting. The relatively recent introduction of steroid use in the management of croup has resulted in decreased hospital admissions and improved outcomes for children.

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Australia
  • Child
  • Child Welfare
  • Child, Preschool
  • Croup / diagnosis
  • Croup / drug therapy*
  • Croup / therapy
  • Evidence-Based Medicine / standards*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Pediatrics
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic / standards*
  • Victoria