Approach to Fever in Children

  • Skill Level
    intermediate
  • Lectures
    1 Video
  • Enrolled
    102 students

What you'll learn

Fever in children is a common sign of illness, which makes a child uncomfortable and a parent worrying, but as a pediatrician knows, fever is not necessarily a bad thing. In fact, fevers seem to play a key role in fighting infections. So should you treat a fever or let the fever run its course? read more »»

Here’s a course on fever in children, which will make you more confident in treating a child with a fever!
When should you treat it? Is fever in children a defense immune mechanism or an underlying systemic illness? How to manage fever in children. This course is aimed to give you a complete overview of Pediatric fever and help you better treat a child presenting with fever!

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

  • Fever-common signs and alarming features
  • Etiology of fever
  • A systematic approach to fever and a lot more

Instructor

Dr. Sharmila Kaza

Consultant pediatrician


4/5

Worked as consultant pediatrician and neonatologist 15 Yrs
Honorary Associate SYDNEY Medical School, Australia.
Tutor, Fellowship Pediatrics Medvarsity, Apollo Hospitals.
Ex-Faculty Dept of Pediatrics, Apollo Medical college

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