Paediatric Minor Illness 12 July 2021 PMI02

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This course is suitable for healthcare professionals working in general practice and primary care settings who see and treat children.

Aims

This course will develop your knowledge and confidence in seeing and treating children who present with minor ailments.

Objectives

Develop your skills in history taking and documentation

Understand that children are not little adults and require a more focussed assessment specific to their development

Develop clinical decision-making skills in assessing and treating a range of ailments.

Use a structured approach in assessing different body systems.

Recognise limitations of practice, red flags and when to seek advice or refer.

Topic

Learning Unit 1 : General

History taking and Documentation

Physical Examination of the child

Managing pyrexia and pain in children

Learning Unit 2 : Abdominal And Genitourinary

Abdominal Pain in children including diarrhoea, vomiting and nausea.

Managing UTI’s in children

Diabetes in children

Learning Unit 3: Dermatology

Clinical decision-making in rashes and skin conditions in children

Recognising and management of meningococcal diseases in children.

Managing Atopic eczema. 

Learning Unit 4:Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose, Throat (HEENT)

Assessment of pain in children

Common ENT problems. 

Diagnosis and management of otitis media , externa and glue ear.

Learning Unit 5 :Respiratory

Respiratory conditions. Asthma management in children.

Bronchiolitis

 

CPD Hours : 12

Lecturers

Dr Jai Ghanapathy : Paediatric Consultant Hillingdon 

Jeshni Amblum-Almér:  ANP Lecturer 

Includes

  1. Skills Portfolio/Competency Document
  2. Live ZOOM Lecture  – One day
  3. Handouts
  4. Audio Lectures

History Taking and Examination

1
Paediatric History Taking
2
Paediatric Examination

ENT

1
Eye conditions in children
2
ENT conditions
3
Paediatric ENT
4
Speech and Language Development Tool

Gastro-Intestinal Conditions

1
Coeliac Disease
2
Constipation
3
GORD in children
4
Diabetes In Children
5
Milk Allergy in Primary Care
6
Diarrhoea and Vomiting in Children
7
Failure to Thrive Pathway
8
Food Allergy in Children and Young People

Dermatology

1
Common Skin Conditions
2
Eczema
3
Skin Rashes
4
Wart Molluscum
5
Primary Care Emollients

Spotting the Sick Child

1
Sepsis
2
The Irritable Child
3
Pyrexia in Children
4
Managing Pain in Children

Neurological

1
Migraines in Children
2
Acute Pain in Children

Respiratory conditions in children

1
Respiratory conditions in children

COVID19 and Children

1
COVID19 and Children
2
Guidance on Infection Control in Schools
3
Assessment Tools in Paediatrics

Developmental Tools

1
Developmental Red Flags
2
Guidance on Infection Control in Schools
3
Assessment Tools in Paediatrics
4
Developmental Milestones Overview
5
Development Chart
6
Childhood Immunisation Schedule

Other

1
Kawasakis
2
Acute Pain in Children
3
Sandifers Syndrome

Zoom Session

1
Zoom Session – March 22nd 2021 @ 9.00 am

Genito-Urinary and Gynae

1
Paediatric Urology
2
Paediatric Gynae Condition
3
Management of Nocturnal Enuresis

Feedback Form Paediatric Minor Illness 22 March 2021

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Feedback Form Paediatric Minor Illness 22 March 2021

You will receive a zoom link for the session.


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