Journal article

Five-Year Survival of Children With Chronic Critical Illness in Australia and New Zealand

Siva P Namachivayam, Janet Alexander, Anthony Slater, Johnny Millar, Simon Erickson, James Tibballs, Marino Festa, Subodh Ganu, Liz Segedin, Luregn J Schlapbach, Gary Williams, Frank Shann, Warwick Butt

Critical Care Medicine | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2015

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Funding Acknowledgements

Dr. Namachivayam is employed by the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne. Ms. Alexander is employed by the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society. Dr. Slater is employed by Children's Health Queensland, has stock (personal investments but none of these investments are in the health industry), and received support for travel from Intensive Care Societies (he had travel and accommodation paid for when presenting at scientific meetings). His institution received grant support (Australian States and Territories and New Zealand provide funding for the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society for the ANZPIC Registry). Dr. Tibballs received support for participation in review activities (reimbursement of travel and accommodation expenses); is employed by the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne; provided expert testimony (numerous payments of expert opinions from legal firms); and has stock (numerous dividends from shares). The remaining authors have disclosed that they do not have any potential conflicts of interest.