Our Publications

Our Publications

We thank all the APRN members who collected data for the network’s following publications:

Year of publication: 2016

  • Efron D, Cranswick NE, Danchin M, Gulenc A, Hearps S & Hiscock H. Medication Prescribed by Paediatricians: Psychotropics predominate. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. Accepted 12th April 2017, available for early view. JPCH link
  • McKay V, Efron D, Palmer EE, White SM, Pearson C, & Danchin M. (2017). Current use of chromosomal microarray by Australian paediatricians and implications for the implementation of next generation sequencing. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. doi:10.1111/jpc.13523 JPCH link
  • Hughes K, Gulenc A, Danchin M, Efron D, Wake M, Freed G, Hiscock H. What research questions matter to Australian paediatricians? National Delphi Study. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 53: 427–428. doi:10.1111/jpc.13453​JPCH link
  • Hiscock H, Danchin MH, Efron D, Gulenc A, Hearps S, Freed GL, Perera P, Wake M. Trends in paediatric practice in Australia: 2008 and 2013 national audits from the Australian Paediatric Research Network. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health.53: 55–61. doi:10.1111/jpc.13280​ JPCH link

Year of publication: 2015

  • Hennel S, Coates C, Symeonides C, Gulenc A, Smith L, Price A, Hiscock H. (2015). Diagnosing autism: contemporaneous surveys of parent needs and paediatric practice. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health.2016:52(5); 506-511 JPCH link

  • Randall M, Albein-Urios N, Brignell A, Gulenc A, Hennel S, Coates C, Symeonides C, Hiscock H, Marraffa C, Silove N, Bayl V, Woolfenden S, Williams, K. Diagnosing autism: Australian Paediatric Research Network surveys. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. JPCH link

Year of publication: 2014

  • Knight, S., Harvey, A., Towns, S., Payne, D., Lubitz, L., Rowe, K., Reveley, C., Hennel, S., Hiscock, H. and Scheinberg, A. How is paediatric chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis diagnosed and managed by paediatricians? An Australian Paediatric Research Network Study. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 2014:50: 1000–1007. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12677 JPCH link

  • Price, A. M., Coates, C., Symeonides, C., Hiscock, H., Smith, L., York, E. and Hennel, S. Chocolate frogs do not increase completion of parent survey: Randomised study. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 2014:50: 866–868. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12606 JPCH link

  • Morawetz D, Hiscock H, Allen KJ, Davies S, Danchin MH.Management of food allergy: A survey of Australian paediatricians. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, Published online ​- 26th February 2014 doi: 10.1111/jpc.12498 JPCH link (new browser)​

Year of publication: 2013

  • Rimer, R. and Hiscock, H. National survey of Australian paediatricians' approach to infant crying. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 2013 doi: 10.1111/jpc.12452. JPCH link (new browser)

  • Efron D, Davies S, Sciberras E. Current Australian Pediatric Practice in the Assessment and Treatment of ADHD. Academic Pediatrics, 2013: 13 (4); 328-334. Academic Pediatrics link (new browser)
  • Campbell M, Bryson H, Price AMH, Wake M. Childhood obesity in secondary care: National prospective audit of Australian pediatric practice. Academic Pediatrics, 2013:13(2); 168-176. Academic Pediatrics link (new browser window).

  • Heussler H, Chan P, Price A, Waters K, Davey M, Hiscock H. Pharmacological and Non-Pharmacological Management of Sleep Disturbance in Children: An Australian Paediatric Research Network Survey. Sleep Medicine, 2013:14(2); 189-194. Sleep Medicine link (new browser window).

Year of publication: 2012

  • Roberts G, Price A, Oberklaid F. The paediatrician’s role in caring for children with learning difficulties. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 2012:48(12); 1086-1090. JPCH link (new browser window).

Year of publication: 2011

  • Roberts G, Efron D, Price A, Hiscock H, Wake M. The time and practice challenges of developmental-behavioral pediatrics: An Australian national study: Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 2011:32(5);368-374. Download PDF (new browser window). JDBP link (new browser window).

  • Hiscock H, Roberts G, Efron D, Sewell J, Bryson H, Price A, Oberklaid F, South M, Wake M. Children Attending Paediatricians Study: National prospective audit of outpatient practice from the Australian Paediatric Research Network: Medical Journal of Australia 2011:194(8);392-397. Download PDF (new browser window). MJA link (new browser window).

  • Wake MA, Davies SA, Chaney G, Hiscock H. E-health in Australia: time to plunge into the 21st century. Medical Journal of Australia 2011:194(4):211-212. Download PDF (new browser window). MJA link (new browser window).

Year of publication: 2010

  • Hiscock H, Efron D, Wasserman R, Wake M. Power to the paediatricians: The Australian Paediatric Research Network is born. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 2010. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2010.01772.x. JPCH link (new browser window).

Year of publication: 2009

  • Rudolph S, Hiscock H, Price A, Efron D, Sewell J, South M, Wake M. What research questions matter to Australian paediatricians? National Delphi Study. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 2009:45;704-9. JPCH link (new browser window).