Leeds team of academics and medics who treat
children with serious head injuries has been
shortlisted for a prestigious national award.
The paediatric neuro-rehabilitation team,
led by Professor Deborah Murdoch-Eaton, provides
a co-ordinated approach to caring for children
with serious head injuries, encouraging joint
working between families, health, education
and social services professionals.
60 and 70 children a year are admitted to
hospital in Leeds with a head injury.
team is one of three in the running for the
award in paediatric care awarded by Doctor
and Hospital Doctor magazines. The winner
will be announced on November 1.