Draft Guideline in Development - Follow-Up Care for Young Children Born Very Preterm

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Organisations and members of the public with an interest in follow-up in infants born very preterm are invited to submit their comments and suggestions on the draft guideline to help inform and contribute to its development.

Deadline extended:

Submissions close 13th of October 2023

  • The draft guideline can be viewed and downloaded here.
  • The feedback form can be downloaded here.
  • The feedback form can be submitted at here.

About the Guideline:

The Australian Clinical Guideline for Growth, Health and Developmental Follow-up of Infants Born Very Preterm seeks to present the best available, current scientific evidence to assist decision making for the provision of follow-up services to infants born very preterm in Australia.

The guideline is being produced by the Newborn Medicine Centre for Research Excellence, Murdoch Children's Research Institute.

Approval for this draft guideline is being sought from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) under Section 14A of the National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992. The approval process requires a public consultation period (legislated minimum of 30 days) to allow relevant authorities and stakeholders the opportunity to provide feedback about the draft guideline, thereby contributing to its development.

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