Pediatric Updates: Primary Care: 2021 Current Concepts

Earn 7.5 Contact Hours
August 11, 2021

Explore the range of what you might see any given day in primary care! From the routine (vaccines, newborn screenings, and coughs) to less common issues – bleeding disorders, renal concerns, and neonatal ICU graduates –elevate your knowledge for your patients. Additional topics include febrile seizures, Group A Strep, and childhood trauma, as well as recognizing and supporting victims of child sex trafficking or commercial sexual exploitation.

Topics include:

  • Routine vaccines and rationales for the vaccine schedules
  • Rotavirus vaccines
  • Newborn screening
  • Febrile seizures
  • Effective management of cough
  • Group A Strep
  • Bleeding disorders presenting with menorrhagia in adolescents
  • Hematuria/proteinuria
  • Neonatal ICU graduates
  • Child sex trafficking
  • Childhood trauma/adverse experiences

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