Upper Airway Obstruction in Children

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

What you'll learn

Upper airway obstruction in children is most dangerous and should be attended to promptly in an emergency department. The causes of airway obstruction can be either foreign body or congenitally formed trachea, larynx, or pharynx. read more »»

Practitioners and physicians should be familiar with the indications and techniques for airway intervention and how to anticipate a difficult airway. Learn all about airway obstruction in children in this course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

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

  • Approach a child with upper airway obstruction
  • Case studies and their management
  • Causes of airway obstruction
  • What is Croup and a lot more


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, Singapore.read 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.

For: intermediates

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