Welcome to StaR Child Health!

As a modern practitioner, I live in the era of Evidence-based practice. Modern clinical decision making explicitly acknowledges the evidence that contributes to each patient management decision, the strength of that evidence, the benefits and risks of alternative management strategies, and the role of patients’ or parents’ values and preferences in trading off those benefits and risks. As my fellow clinicians in child health do, I encounter practices that are weak in evidence in every working day. Only fairly recently the important gap in the evidence that should underpin clinical choices for safe and effective treatments for children has come to the larger public’s attention. It has motivat


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StaR Child Health is an international collaboration that seeks to enhance the quality, ethics, and relevance of clinical research in child health by promoting the use of evidence-based standards and guidance for the design, conduct and reporting of clinical trials with children


The Hospital for Sick Children

555 University Ave

Toronto, Ontario

Canada M5G 1X8

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Last updated: September 2020 by the EnRICH Network