• Course

5.5 hours

Practice nurses, Other healthcare professionals

Paediatrics

On completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Identify the causes and consequences of childhood obesity and how to diagnose and prevent it
  • Use the “6As” model of counselling to better manage paediatric obesity
  • Understand recent evidence regarding the management of children with feverish illness and apply this knowledge to your practice
  • Understand the clinical features, investigations, and management of a child with a UTI in the acute and long term setting
  • Know the current immunisation schedule for children, contraindications of immunisation, and be able to explain the myths around immunisation to parents.

Accreditation

Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
BMJ Learning courses 5.5 credits, 5:30 hours This course is accredited to the combined value of the modules it contains.