The official journal of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
Archives of Disease in Childhood is an international peer review journal that aims to keep pediatricians and others up to date with advances in the diagnosis and treatment of childhood diseases as well as advocacy issues such as child protection. It focuses on all aspects of child health and disease from the perinatal period (in the Fetal and Neonatal edition) through to adolescence. ADC includes original research reports, commentaries, reviews of clinical and policy issues, and evidence reports. Areas covered include: community child health, public health, epidemiology, acute paediatrics, advocacy, and ethics. New sections include: guidelines update; international health; a column written by patients about their experience with the health care system; and abstracts from Journal Watch Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine.
Subscribers to Archives of Disease in Childhood also have access to Archives of Disease in Childhood Fetal & Neonatal Edition and Archives of Disease in Childhood Education & Practice.