Paediatric Emergency Medicine Special Interest Group
Resources and Training
IFEM Paediatric Standards of Care V3
Lead author: Dr Rodrick Lim (Canada)
The standards document is a template for the Emergency Care of Children in developed and developing countries. Previous lead authors include Drs Ffion Davies and Baljit Cheema. We proudly announced the completion of the latest revision expanding to 25 chapters and 168 pages. Version 3 was endorsed by the IFEM board in 2020 and has been translated into Spanish and Chinese.
Paediatric Emergency Medicine Supplement to the IFEM Model Curriculum for Emergency Medicine Specialists
Lead author: Dr Rahim Valani (Canada)
The PEMSIG group completed an international paediatric emergency medicine consensus educational document. The document is a supplement to the IFEM’s general emergency curriculum document, offering guidance on what would be considered essentials for the safe and competent management of paediatric emergencies by any clinician. It focuses on clinical presentations, procedural skills, and professional attitudes required to optimize emergency care of children.