CRACKCast E166 – General Approach to the Pediatric Patient
CanadiEM aims to improve emergency care in Canada by building an online community of practice for healthcare practitioners and providing them with high quality, freely available educational resources. The CanadiEM Podcast brings you cutting edge clinical topics on the National Rounds Series and delves into the struggles that doctors face on the Physicians as Humans Series.
1) List age specific vital signs (RR, HR): “1 odd yr - 60 count
2) What is the lower fifth percentile of systolic BP for the
neonate, infant, and 1-10 yr old child?
2) Describe the 3 components of the Pediatric Assessment
3) Describe the Canadian Pediatric Triage and Acuity Scale
4) List 5 historical indicators of child abuse
5) List 5 features suggestive of child abuse on physical
examination and/or radiology?
What are developmental milestones (gross motor and otherwise)
for 1-24 months?
What are other considerations in the management of pediatric
patients: consent, pediatric-readiness, pediatric-friendly
About the Podcast
CRACKCast (Core Rosen's and Clinical Knowledge) helps residents to "Turn on their learn on" through podcasts that assist with exam prep by covering essential core content.
Physicians as Humans explores the struggles that physicians face and how they have overcome them. From addictions, mental health issues, and all manner of personal crises will be discussed to help let those who are currently struggling know that they are not alone.
CanadiEM aims to improve emergency care in Canada by building an online community of practice for healthcare practitioners and providing them with high quality, freely available educational resources.