Investigations

Blood Testing:

At times a blood test is requested as part of your child’s evaluation. Here are some strategies & suggestions to help children cope with the procedure

Genetic Testing:

Your paediatrician may recommend genetic testing – it is important to understand what this means & to be aware of the possible outcomes & implications. Below is a list of suggested reading before you consent to genetic testing:

 

MRI:

a video tour of what it is like to undergo an MRI at John Hunter Children’s Hospital