Table 1

Preliminary list of organisations publishing recommendations on paediatric injury care

  1. Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network

  2. Pediatric Emergency Research Canada

  3. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

  4. Accreditation Canada

  5. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

  6. American Academy of Pediatrics

  7. American Association for the Surgery of Trauma

  8. American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurological Surgeons

  9. American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

  10. American College of radiology

  11. American College of Surgeons

  12. American College of Emergency Physicians

  13. American Heart Association pediatric guidelines

  14. American Pediatric Surgical Association

  15. American Trauma Society

  16. Australasian Trauma Society

  17. Australasian Association for Quality in Healthcare

  18. Brain Trauma Foundation

  19. British Orthopaedic Association (standards for trauma)

  20. British Society of Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery

  21. British Trauma Society

  22. Canadian Institutes for Health Information Canadian Pediatric Society

  23. Canadian Paediatric Society

  24. Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians

  25. Choosing Wisely

  1. Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma

  2. European Society of Anesthesiology

  3. International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care

  4. International guidelines for skeletal survey imaging

  5. International Trauma Anesthesia and Critical Care Society

  6. National Association for Healthcare Quality

  7. National Emergency Medical Services

  8. National Guidelines Clearinghouse

  9. National Institute of Health and Care Excellence

  10. National Quality Forum

  11. Orthopedic Trauma Association

  12. Pediatric Critical Care Transfusion and Anemia Expertise Initiative

  13. Pediatric Health Information System database

  14. Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America

  15. Pediatric Trauma Society

  16. Royal college of Radiologists (paediatric trauma protocols)

  17. Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

  18. Society for Pediatric Radiology (Child Abuse Imaging Committee)

  19. Society of Trauma Nurses

  20. Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)

  21. Translating Emergency Knowledge for Kids

  22. Trauma Association of Canada

  23. Trauma Audit Research Network


  25. Western Trauma Association

  26. WHO