Pediatric Pneumonia – Management

  • Skill Level
  • Lectures
    1 Video
  • Enrolled
    57 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

Pneumonia is the leading cause of mortality in children below 5 years of age and is affecting approximately around 1 million annually worldwide. According to WHO, in developing countries, the diagnosis of pneumonia in children is solely based on a visual inspection and determining the respiratory rate. A stepwise and an early initial approach is utmost important for diagnosing and treating pneumonia. Learn more about pediatric pneumonia in this course designed by Medvarsity and more »»

Who Should Attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • Students interested in Biological sciences

Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will be able to understand

  • Pneumonia and its causes
  • Types of pneumonia
  • Pathophysiology of pneumonia
  • Case studies with their management- Pharmacological


Dr. Bharath Kumar Reddy

MBBS, DNB – Paediatrics, MD – Pediatrics Pediatrician


Dr. K.R. Bharath Reddy is a Pediatric Pulmonologist associated with Shishuka Children’s Hospital, Cloud Nine Kids Hospital, and Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health. He completed his Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep from the National University Hospital, more »»
His initial years of General Pediatric training was from the reputed Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore. He has been trained in the diagnosis and management of rare respiratory conditions such as Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia and Cystic Fibrosis by the European Respiratory Society in Naples, Italy.His key areas of work include respiratory infections, respiratory allergies, asthma, pediatric sleep, ventilation, and congenital respiratory disorders.
Apart from being a highly trained pulmonologist, Dr. K.R. Bharath Reddy has presented over 20 scientific presentations at national and international conferences, and written various book chapters and original manuscripts. He also has various awards to his credit.

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