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date: 03 April 2020

Sick children 116

Childhood infection 118

Sudden infant death syndrome 124

Child abuse and neglect 126

Neonate: 30–60 breaths/min

Infant: 20–40 breaths/min

1–3 y: 20–30 breaths/min

4–10 y: 15–25 breaths/min

>10 y: 15–20 breaths/min

Be concerned if respiratory rate >70 breaths/min in children <1 y or >50 breaths/min in older children....

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