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Melatonin for non-respiratory sleep disorders in typically developing children

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Sohil Khan,

    Corresponding author
    1. The University of Queensland, School of Pharmacy, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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  • Helen Heussler,

    1. Mater Children's Hospital, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, South Brisbane, Australia
    2. The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Australia
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  • Treasure McGuire,

    1. The University of Queensland, School of Pharmacy, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    2. Bond University, Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    3. Mater Health Services, Pharmacy (Practice & Development), South Brisbane, Australia
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  • Carolyn Dakin,

    1. Mater Children's Hospital, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, South Brisbane, Australia
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  • David Pache,

    1. The University of Queensland, School of Pharmacy, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    2. Mater Health Services, Pharmacy (Practice & Development), South Brisbane, Australia
    3. Queensland University of Technology, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brisbane, Australia
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  • David Cooper,

    1. Mater Children's Hospital, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, South Brisbane, Australia
    2. The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Australia
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  • Ross Norris,

    1. The University of Queensland, School of Pharmacy, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    2. Mater Pharmacy Services Hospital, Australian Centre for Paediatric Pharmacokinetics and Therapeutic Advisory Service, South Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    3. Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
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  • Vicki Flenady,

    1. Mater Health Services, Translating Research Into Practice (TRIP) Centre - Mater Medical Research Institute, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia
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  • Bruce Charles

    1. The University of Queensland, School of Pharmacy, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effects of melatonin for non-respiratory sleep disorders in typically developing children, with regard to improvement in sleep initiation, sleep maintenance and sleep scheduling, when compared with placebo, other medication for sleep disorders, psychological/behavioural therapy, light therapy or no treatment.

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