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  • How to give your child medicine. American Academy of Family Physicians Family Doctor website. Available at: Updated February 2012. Accessed October 21, 2013.

  • Medication safety tips. American Academy of Pediatrics Healthy Children website. Available at: Updated May 11, 2013. Accessed October 21, 2013.

  • Medications: using them safely. Nemours Kids Health website. Available at: Updated November 2011. Accessed October 21, 2013.

  • Murray RD, Gereige RS, et al. Policy statement—guidance for the administration of medication in school. Pediatrics. 2009;124(4):1244-1251.