AMS – Pediatrics – Common Problems: Concussion and Sports; Fever and Rash; Tick Borne Infections

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Title: Pediatrics – Common Problems: Concussion and Sports; Fever and Rash; Tick Borne Infections
Faculty: Laurence J. Kinsella, M.D., F.A.A.N.; John M. Loiselle, M.D., F.A.A.P.; Stephen C. Eppes, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1:

Concussion and Sports: A Guide for Primary Care

Upon completion of this session, using Cochrane EBM sources and guidelines from the 3rd International Symposium on Concussion in Sports, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Describe the pathophysiology and, using evidence-based medicine, review the emergency treatment of concussion.
  2. Apply an evidence-based medicine approach to decisions regarding imaging after minor head trauma.
  3. Demonstrate use of currently recommended management approaches for assessment, follow up, and return to play.

TOPIC 2:

Fever and Rash – When to Worry.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP, GL

  1. Employ a standardized approach to a febrile child with petechiae.
  2. Identify distinguishing characteristics of rashes in the child with fever.
  3. Enumerate historical clues that are helpful in evaluating rashes.
  4. Apply the AAP policy regarding use of meningococcal vaccinations in children.

TOPIC 3:

Tick-Borne Infections:  Hot Spots and Bullseyes.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Analyze the epidemiology of tick-borne infections.
  2. Recognize the clinical/laboratory manifestations.
  3. Appropriately prescribe therapy, incorporating recent IDSA guidelines.

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Title: Pediatrics – Common Problems: Concussion and Sports; Fever and Rash; Tick Borne Infections
Faculty: Laurence J. Kinsella, M.D., F.A.A.N.; John M. Loiselle, M.D., F.A.A.P.; Stephen C. Eppes, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1:

Concussion and Sports: A Guide for Primary Care

Upon completion of this session, using Cochrane EBM sources and guidelines from the 3rd International Symposium on Concussion in Sports, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Describe the pathophysiology and, using evidence-based medicine, review the emergency treatment of concussion.
  2. Apply an evidence-based medicine approach to decisions regarding imaging after minor head trauma.
  3. Demonstrate use of currently recommended management approaches for assessment, follow up, and return to play.

TOPIC 2:

Fever and Rash – When to Worry.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP, GL

  1. Employ a standardized approach to a febrile child with petechiae.
  2. Identify distinguishing characteristics of rashes in the child with fever.
  3. Enumerate historical clues that are helpful in evaluating rashes.
  4. Apply the AAP policy regarding use of meningococcal vaccinations in children.

TOPIC 3:

Tick-Borne Infections:  Hot Spots and Bullseyes.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Analyze the epidemiology of tick-borne infections.
  2. Recognize the clinical/laboratory manifestations.
  3. Appropriately prescribe therapy, incorporating recent IDSA guidelines.

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