Pediatric Updates: Primary Care: 2020 Current Concepts
Catch up with an assortment of concerns you could see any given day in practice. From common respiratory infections to an update on polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) in adolescents, this journal-based CE module will strengthen your practice. The full list of topics includes:
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Discharge readiness for the healthy term newborn
Jaundice and biliary pathology in the newborn /young infant
Polycystic ovarian syndrome
Diagnosing and managing concussion
Separation anxiety disorder in the school-age child
7.5 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 2.5 contains pharmacology (Rx) content, (0.5 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances).
Answers are due 150 days from order process date.
What references are included?
11 online PDF articles or web resources (included/provided) to support answering all 38 questions.
The following reference used in this module is also used in our Acute Care Clinical Cross-Section 2019 module: Messinger Al, Kupfer O, Hurse A, Parker S. Management of pediatric community-acquired bacterial pneumonia. Pediatrics in Review. 2017; 38(9): 395-407.
Q. A preschooler is demonstrating aggressive behaviors, difficulty recalling information, and an inability to follow multistep instructions. No maternal history is available; birth history reveals term delivery with weight and length at 5th and 10th percentiles respectively. Physical exam reveals short palpebral fissures, smooth philtrum, thin upper lip, and current weight and height at 20th percentiles. This child meets diagnostic criteria for which type of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder? A. fetal alcohol syndrome B. partial fetal alcohol syndrome C. alcohol-related birth defects D. neurodevelopmental disorder associated with prenatal alcohol exposure