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Respiratory Interventions

Critical illness and mechanical ventilation may lead to numerous adverse respiratory, musculoskeletal and neurological complications. Physiotherapists use their skills to effective...

Reversibility

Sometimes as part of this test, medicine (Salbutamol) is given using an inhaler. This is to see if the inhaler can help open up the airways. The test is repeated after twenty minut...

Rheumatology

Paediatric RheumatologyOur Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist specializes in providing comprehensive care to children (as well as their families) with rheumatic diseases, especia...

Sensory Integration

Sensory integration is the neurological process that organises sensory information from the environment or one’s own body and makes it possible to use the body successfully within...

Single Incision Laparoscopic Surger...

This is a special method for doing laparoscopic procedures (appendectomy, cholecystectomy, ovarian cysts, etc) in children. The method utilises the umbilicus as a single point of e...

Sitzmarks Study

The Sitzmarks Study allows a physician to get a rough sense of how well your child’s colon is working. It is sometimes necessary to understand the speed with which the colon i...

Skin Prick Allergy Test

A skin prick allergy test is done to determine any allergy to food, pets, and/or surroundings and to also gauge the severity of the reaction, if any. The tests are painless and saf...

Sleep

Paediatric SleepSleep problems are extremely common in children. Studies show that 25 per cent of healthy children under the age of 18 experience sleep difficulties, and 80 per cen...

Sleep Lab

Appointments to this clinics are through referrals only.The Sleep Centre at Al Jalila Children’s offers a one of a kind service in the Middle East that encompasses an ent...

Specialised Postural Management

A Postural Management programme is a planned approach encompassing all activities that impact a child’s posture and function. This is achieved by supporting the body in a well-alig...

Speech improving surgery

An operation to improve the speech is done occasionally, and most often a velopharyngeal flapApart from the operation previously mentioned, an operation to improve the speech...

Sphincteric Botox Injection

Chemical denervation of sphincters has become a mainstay of treatment for some motility disorders.  Notably, pyloric botox injection is used in intractable feeding disorders w...

Spirometry

Spirometry is a breathing test to determine if there has been narrowing of the airways. During the test you/your child will blow into a tube as fast as possible for as long as poss...

Splinting/Casting and other Orthoti...

Casts, splints, and orthoses are all devices that are designed to maintain the body in a certain position. These devices are used to prevent or correct deformities and/or to help c...

Static Lung Volumes

This test determines the size of the lungs, including the volume of air that cannot be blown out. During this test, patients breathe normally on the machine for a few minutes. Some...

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