Resource Summary


This summary of the guideline assists in the diagnosis of croup through history taking^ examination and investigation. It also provides recommendations for emergency management including pharmacotherapy^ instructions for admissions^ discharge^ and supportive care and follow-up.

Target Population:

Children with mild^ moderate or severe croup - primarily six months to three years old but may include all from three months to 18 years

Exclusions: None specified

Minor revision: 2015

Publication Date: 2008-1-1
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-05-09 14:12:20