Arch Dis Child 98:80 doi:10.1136/archdischild-2012-303395
  • Archimedes

Towards evidence based medicine for paediatricians

  1. Bob Phillips
  1. Correspondence to Dr Bob Phillips, Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK; bob.phillips{at}
  • Received 14 November 2012
  • Revised 14 November 2012
  • Accepted 14 November 2012


While Archimedes does, not infrequently, get all concerned about invasive fungal infections, this post is not about the issue of β-D-glucan testing or problems of azole interactions. Instead, it's a swipe at the problem of how, given a transparent system of asking questions, acquiring …