Flashcards in Paediatric Consultation Deck (12)
2 aspects of consultation?
Function (the magic)
When can Kid's give history?
Grade 1 or so
Good to ask them if they would like to give history? Or parent?
Tips for paeds consultation
Listen, don't interrupt
Offer kid to give history
Tell me about any issues from birth until now
Specific paeds questions
GROWTH and DEVELOPMENT (Milestones)
Family History. How to ask?
Who lives in your house?
Social history how to ask?
Extended family? Ethnicity, community background
On couch, remove clothing, see well/unwell
Move in slowly, gently, start at periphery
Engage: set-up the scene, let go of your ego.
Can sit on parents lap
General paeds examination
When do ENT exam?
Don't forget what in infant?