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1

What are common presentations in neonates (up to four weeks)?

Jaundice

Vomiting

Failure to thrive

Sepsis

2

What are some symptoms of respiratory disease in children?

"Cold" symptoms - sore throat, cough, wheeze, refusal to feed

3

What are common respiratory diseases seen in children?

Bronchiolitis

Croup

Viral URTI

Asthma

Acute tonsilitis (causing sleep apnoea)

4

What are some signs of respiratory disease seen in children?

Cyanosis

Elevated RR

Nasal flaring

Recession

5

RR in children is much (higher / lower) than it is in adults.

higher

6

How do children present with GI disease?

Abdominal pain

N & V

Nausea ("off food")

Diarrhoea and constipation

7

How do children present with MSK disease?

Joint pain

A limp

Apparent trauma

8

Which childhood MSK disease is an important consideration in any child with a limp?

DDH

Developmental dysplasia of the hip

9

What are some symptoms of respiratory disease in children?

"Cold" symptoms - sore throat, cough, wheeze, refusal to feed