Spotting a seriously ill child: The need for safety netting advice for parents when a sick child is sent home by a health professional – Meningitis Research Foundation

A major difficulty in recognising the early signs of meningitis and sepsis is that they are often very similar to other common, less serious childhood illnesses, such as flu or mild viral illness. One study found that around half of

Meningococcal Working Group: Raising awareness of the signs and symptoms, and ensuring early diagnosis and treatment of meningococcal disease – Meningococcal Working Group

This report sets out 12 recommendations aimed at organisations and bodies that have a role to play in improving awareness and early diagnosis of sepsis and meningococcal disease.   It focus’ on raising awareness of the signs and symptoms, and ensuring early