Paediatric Prescribing Update 25 November 2021
This session will update your knowledge around current guidelines when prescribing for children in general practice, primary care and urgent care settings. Taught by 2 paediatric consultants and a GP. Session will explore antimicrobial guidelines for children, prescribing in GI, Skin, ENT and Respiratory disorders.
Who should attend
Nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, non medical prescribers, paramedics, physician associates and practice nurses and GP’s.
To update your knowledge of changes in prescribing guidelines for children in primary care.
- Explore current guidelines for prescribing in primary care.
- Recognise common rashes and how to treat using a stepwise approach.
- Develop skills in management of common respiratory conditions in children.
- Recognise importance of careful assessment and prescribing in ear conditions in children in primary care and when to refer.
09h00 GI and Skin conditions – Dr Jai Ghanapathy, Paediatric Consultant Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
10h00 Respiratory Condtions – DR Charles Stewart Chelsea and Westminster Hosp
11h00 ENT Disorders Dr Rakesh Chopra GP with specialist interest in ENT
12h00 Managing depression and anxiety in children and young people -Dr Balu Pitchiah, Consultant psychiatrist
Sponsored by Sensible Staffing, a locum nursing agency. Please note there are no recordings or handouts for this session