PEDIATRICS

Immunology

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After reading this chapter you should: • primary and secondary immunodeficiency • understand the presentation and management of autoimmune disorders The impact of an infection depends on many factors including…

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Allergy

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After reading this chapter you should be able to: • to assess, diagnose and manage allergies Allergic conditions can present in a wide variety of ways from mild episodic rashes…

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Safeguarding

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After reading this chapter you should be able to: • recognise the different presentations of abuse • assess and manage abuse and fabricated illness • know the emotional and behavioural…

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Infection control

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After reading this chapter you should: • be able to follow the UK national guidelines on notification of communicable diseases • know the principles of infection control • be able…

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Unintentional injuries and poisoning

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After reading this chapter you should be able to assess, diagnose and manage: • unintentional injuries including trauma and drowning • life-threatening haemorrhage • head and spinal injuries • burns…

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Fluids and electrolyte management

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After reading this chapter you should: • be able to assess, diagnose and manage fluid and electrolyte disturbances • be able to assess, diagnose and manage disorders of acid-base balance…

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Emergency medicine

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After reading this chapter you should be able to assess diagnose and manage: • cardiac arrest • shock • anaphylaxis and acute upper airways obstruction • acute seizures • acute…

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Behavioural medicine and mental health

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After reading this chapter you should: • be able to assess, diagnose and manage common emotional and behavioural problems • know about the effects of physical diseases on behaviour and…

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Genetics and dysmorphology

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After reading this chapter you should: • be able to explain and provide advice regarding patterns of inheritance • be able to diagnose and manage common genetic and dysmorphological conditions…

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Nutrition

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After reading this chapter you should be able to assess, diagnose and manage: • problems arising during the establishment of infant feeding regimes • malnutrition, obesity and their complications •…

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