This course will discuss physical manifestations and appropriate management of chronic asthma exacerbated by allergic rhinitis in a pediatric patient. A careful and focused history and physical is the key to making the correct diagnosis.
Course Publication Date: May 10, 2012
This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE
if you have an active one year unlimited membership
|Author:||Anita Rothera RNC, BS, CDE
|Delivery Method:||Online Self Study
|Category:||Medical & Surgical Issues
NOTE: The course expired on 12/31/2012.
- Discuss some of the history to ask a pediatric patient’s family when they present with respiratory symptoms.
- Describe an appropriate physical examination for a pediatric patient with respiratory complaints.
- Name two differential diagnoses for this type of patient presentation.
- Discuss pharmacological, non-pharmacological and environmental interventions appropriate for a patient with asthma.