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  • Auditory Steady State Response (ASSR) is an objective test used for evaluation of hearing ability in children too young for traditional audiometric testing. Most children are referred for ASSR after a newborn hearing screen in the hospital indicates the possibility of hearing loss. Early intervention strategies, such as hearing devices...

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  • The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Centre of Excellence has a multidisciplinary team that provides comprehensive clinical assessment and diagnosis to children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders, in addition to providing support to their families. Disorders: Autism Spectrum Disorder Social Communication Disorders  

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  • Behavioural Observation Audiometry is a test used to observe hearing behaviour to sound when Visual Reinforcement Audiometry is not possible. This is often prescribed for infants less than six months of age or who are developmentally not able to turn their head towards a sound.

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  • Lip adhesion is the first closure of the lip In the complete bilateral cleft lip and palate, the first operation takes place when the infant is 6 to 8 weeks old. At the time the lip adhesion is performed, the patients must weigh over 4 kilogrammes. The aim of this...

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  • Blue Cafe is an initiative launched by the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Centre of Excellence that focuses on talks by senior professionals and mental health experts to help parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) develop a better understanding of ASD and the different evidence based practices in the...

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  • Bronchoscopy is a procedure that looks inside the lung airways, is the most common interventional pulmonology procedure. During bronchoscopy, the doctor inserts a bronchoscope tube, with its light and small camera, through a person's mouth or nose into the trachea, and to the bronchi and bronchioles of the lungs checking...

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  • This is a camera the size of a large pill that a patient swallows to transmit pictures to a receiver that the patient wears over the course of a day. This allows the doctor to visualize portions of the GI tract that can’t be seen with traditional endoscopy and colonoscopy.

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  • Our anaesthetic team consists of a consultant (or specialist) anaesthetist, and an anaesthetic assistant, usually a nurse. An anaesthetist is a doctor who makes your child go to sleep and stay pain-free during an operation. He/she will stay with your child for the whole operation. As well as making children...

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  • The cardiac anaesthesia team is exclusively dedicated to anaesthesia care to infants, children, and adults with congenital or acquired heart disease. Each member of our team is a board certified anesthesiologist with subspeciality training and certification in paediatric cardiac anaesthesia. The team provides care for patients undergoing cardiac surgery, cardiac catheterization, MRI, and echocardiography. They also provide anaesthesia care for any patient...

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  • Al Jalila Children’s has ultra-modern catheterization suites with capacity to perform hundreds of procedures annually. A major proportion of these are “therapeutic” interventions where the cardiac conditions are treated without the child having to undergo surgery.

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  • Cardiac Operation Suites We have two fully equipped, state-of-the-art operation rooms with facilities and tools for performing all types of cardiac repairs in paediatric patients of all ages (neonate to young adult) and with cardiac problems of any degree or complexity.

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  • An Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) occurs when an individual has documented difficulties processing auditory information. These types of listening difficulties are often described as a “central” auditory processing deficit, as the difficulties occur even when a child or adult presents with normal hearing. Al Jalila Children’s provides a CAPD evaluation...

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  • What is a Child Life Specialist? We use our understanding of child development and therapeutic play to help children cope with any pain, anxiety or fear they have during a hospital admission. Our aim is to provide a positive experience for all children and young people who are hospitalized. This is done to ensure that children have support from...

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  •   Lip- nose repair Lip surgery is performed as early as four to six months. Sometimes, secondary corrections may be needed. Decisions about secondary corrections are made at one of the regular follow-ups that take place up to adulthood. It can be performed at three years or later. Bone grafting...

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  • Lip- nose repair In patients with cleft in the lip only, surgery is performed as early as four to six months. Sometimes, secondary corrections may be needed. Decisions about secondary corrections are made at one of the regular follow-ups that take place up to adulthood. It can be performed at...

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Anaesthesia

The Anaesthesia Department is responsible for providing anaesthetic service and acute pain management care 24...

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Diagnostic Imaging

Paediatric Radiology is a subspeciality of radiology involving the imaging of fetuses, infants, children, and...

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Emergency

The Emergency Department of Al Jalila Children’s is open 24 hours a day, 365 days...

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Inpatient

At Al Jalila Children’s, our goal is to create a healthcare experience foremost with children...

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Nursing

At Al Jalila Children’s, our goal is to create a healthcare experience that is focused...

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Nutrition

The Nutrition Department in Al Jalila Children’s is dedicated to providing nutrition assessment and counselling...

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Paediatric Surgery

The Department of Paediatric Surgery at Al Jalila Children's provides general and specialised surgical services...

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Pharmacy

The Pharmacy Department at Al Jalila Children’s serves both in-patients and out patients. The department...

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Rehabilitation

The rehabilitation team at Al Jalila Children’s works collaboratively using a family-centred, evidence-based approach to...

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