Archives of Disease in Childhood is an international peer review journal that aims to keep paediatricians 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.
Archives of Disease in Childhood is an official journal of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
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Archives of Disease in Childhood accepts submissions of a wide range of article types, including original research, reviews and leading articles.
The Author Information section provides specific article requirements to help you turn your research into an article suitable for ADC.
Information is also provided on editorial policies and open access.