Updates in Pediatric Guidelines
1 hour Audio and Power Point Presentation
Recorded April 18, 2016
Review four recent guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics: febrile UTI, RSV bronchiolitis, acute bacterial sinusitis, and acute otitis media. All guidelines have been published within the past few years, and there are substantial changes from previous practice guidelines. Review the guidelines, and more importantly, recommendations on incorporating them into your clinical practice in urgent care.
- List the three revised diagnostic criteria for acute bacterial sinusitis.
- Describe the newest recommendations regarding albuterol use in bronchiolitis.
- Define the risk factors for febrile UTI in infant boys and girls.
- Describe the circumstances when a urine culture and a catheterization are required in the evaluation of febrile UTI.
- List the diagnostic criteria for acute otitis media.
Faculty Bio: Victor Chou, MD
Dr. Victor Chou is currently lead physician at Lake After Hours in Denham Springs. He has practiced full-time urgent care for the past 8 years. He has previously served as Assistant Medical Director at Lake After Hours. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. He has spoken at many previous UCAOA conferences in both the clinical and practice management tracks.
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