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Flashcards in Paediatric Consultation Deck (12):
1

2 aspects of consultation?

Structure
Function (the magic)

2

When can Kid's give history?

Grade 1 or so

Good to ask them if they would like to give history? Or parent?

3

Tips for paeds consultation

Listen, don't interrupt
Offer kid to give history
Tell me about any issues from birth until now

4

Specific paeds questions

GROWTH and DEVELOPMENT (Milestones)
Immunisations
Allergies
Hospitalizations

5

Family History. How to ask?

Who lives in your house?

6

Social history how to ask?

Extended family? Ethnicity, community background

7

Examination

On couch, remove clothing, see well/unwell

8

Examination >6months

Move in slowly, gently, start at periphery
Engage: set-up the scene, let go of your ego.
Can sit on parents lap

9

General paeds examination

Posture
Responsiveness
Interaction
Mobility

10

When do ENT exam?

At end

11

Don't forget what in infant?

Femoral pulses
Hips!!!

12

Examination of older child. Don't forget what?

TELL THE CHILD WHAT and WHY you are doing something.