Child Health and Paediatrics

Basic Sciences

Clinical Skills

Core Clinical Problems/Presenting Complaints

  • Neonatology
    • The Dysmorphic baby
    • Vomiting
    • Malaena/Diarrhoea
    • The Floppy Infant
    • Seizures
    • Failure to thrive
    • The Septic Infant
  • Paediatrics
    • Cyanosis
    • Murmurs
    • Shortness of breath/wheeze
    • Stridor
    • Vomiting and Nausea
    • Diarrhoea
    • Constipation
    • Abdominal pain (acute, chronic and recurrent)
      • Flank/renal pain
    • Polyuria/frequency
    • Haematuria/proteinuria
    • Obesity
    • Rash
    • Seizures/collapse
    • Headache
    • Fever
    • Limp
  • Unexplained symptoms and child abuse

Investigations/Procedures

  • Blood Transfusion

Conditions

  • Neonatology
  • Paediatrics

    • Emergency
    • Cardiology
    • Respiratory
    • Gastroenterology
      • GI haemorrhage
      • Jaundice
      • Food sensitivities/allergies
      • Inflammatory bowel disease
      • Malabsorption/nutritional disorders
      • Coeliac disease
      • Pancreatitis
      • Intestinal parasites
      • Acute hepatitis
      • Chronic liver disease
      • Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency
      • Wilson’s disease
      • Liver transplant in children
    • Urology/Renal
      • Urinary tract infections in children
      • Vesicoureteric reflux
      • Acute kidney injury
      • Chronic kidney disease
      • Congenital disorders
      • Inherited diseases
      • Glomerulonephritis
      • Haemolytic uraemic syndrome
      • Tubular disorders
        • Proximal renal tubular acidosis
      • Bartter’s Syndrome
      • Renal stones
      • Paediatric Hypertension
    • Special senses
      • Childhood deafness and assessment
      • Visual assessment/screening and childhood visual impairment
      • Squints
    • Endocrinology
      • Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
      • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (and other forms of DM)
      • Thyroid disease
        • Goitre
        • Solitary nodule
        • Cancer (medullary)
        • Hypothyroidism (congenital and acquired)
        • Hyperthyroidism
          • Graves
          • Thyroiditis
      • Adrenals
        • Adrenal insufficiency
        • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
        • Mineralocorticoid excess and deficiency
      • Inherited syndromes
      • Hypocalcaemia and Rickets
      • Hypercalcaemia
      • Syndrome of inappropriate anti-diuretic hormone release (SIADH)
      • Hypopituitism
        • Growth hormone deficiency
      • Diabetes insipidus
      • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
    • Oncology
      • Acute lymphocytic leukaemia
      • Acute myeloid leukaemia
      • Chronic myeloid leukaemia
      • Juvenile Myelomonocytic leukaemia
      • Lymphoma
      • CNS tumours
      • Neuroblastoma
      • Wilm’s Tumour and other renal tumours
      • Rhabdomyosarcoma and bone tumours
      • Germ Cell Tumours
      • Primary Liver tumours
      • Langerhans cell histiocytosis and Haemophagocytic lymphoproliferative histiocytosis
      • Haematopoeitic stem cell transplant
    • Haematology
      • Anaemia (Haemolytic, Deficiency, RBC membrane defects, RBC enzyme defects)
      • Sickle cell disease
      • Thalassaemia
      • Immune haemolytic anaemia
      • Red blood cell fragmentation
      • Aplastic anaemia
      • Red cell aplasia
      • Polycythaemia
      • Abnormal bleeding/bruising
      • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy
      • Haemophilia
      • von Willebrand disease
      • Platelet function disorders
      • Thrombocytosis and thrombocytopenia
      • Thrombophilia
    • Growth and Puberty
      • Short stature and consitutional growth delay
      • Intra-uterine growth restriction
      • Turner’s syndrome
      • Other causes of poor growth
        • Coeliac disease
        • Chronic inflammatory disorders
      • Skeletal dysplasia
      • Growth hormone deficiency
      • Tall stature
      • Delayed puberty
      • Precocious puberty
      • Disorders of sex development
        • Androgen insensitivity syndrome
      • Gynaecomastia
    • Neurology
      • Congenital Abnormalities
      • Seizures (epilepsy and non-epileptic)
      • Headache
      • Bell’s Palsy
      • Acute (disseminated) encephalomyelitis
      • Acute encephalopathy
      • Stroke in children
      • Tics and abnormal movements
      • Subdural haemorrhage in children
      • Neurocutaneous disorders
      • Macro and microcephaly
      • Degenerative disorders
      • NMJ and Muscular disorders
      • Peripheral neuropathy
        • Guillain Barre
      • Cerebral palsy
    • Psychiatry
    • Infectious diseases
    • Orthopaedics/Rheumatology
      • Kawasaki’s disease
      • Septic arthritis
      • Osteomyelitis
      • Kyphosis
      • Scoliosis
      • Developmental dysplasia of the hip
      • Perthes disease
      • Slipped upper femoral epiphysis
      • Knee disorders
      • Osteochondrosis
      • Osteopetrosis
      • Cleidocranial dysplasia
      • Skeletal dysplasia
      • Arthritis in children
        • Juvenile idiopathic arthritis; systemic arthritides and oligoarticular JIA
        • Rheumatoid factor positive and negative polyarthritis
        • Psoriatic arthritis
        • Enthesitis arthritis
      • Systemic lupus erythematosis
      • Juvenile dermatomyositis
      • Henoch-Schonlein Purpura
      • Vasculitides (Wegener’s; Polyarteritis nodosa and Takayasu’s disease)
    • Dermatology
    • Surgery
      • Upper airway congenital abnormalities
      • Tracheo-oesophageal fistula
      • Congenital abnormalities
        • Oesophagus
        • Lungs
        • Chest
      • Idiopathic hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
      • Ingested foreign body
      • Bezoars
      • Midgut malrotation and volvulus
      • Intussusception
      • Duodenal atresia and small bowel atresia
      • Meconium ileus
      • Acute appendicitis
      • Mesenteric adenitis
      • Meckel’s diverticulum
      • Gastroschisis
      • Exomphalos
      • Inguinal hernia
      • Hydrocele
      • Hirschsprungs disease
      • Rectal prolapse and other anorectal malformations
      • Umbilical abnormalities
      • Testicular torsion
      • Orchitis/epididymitis
      • Undescended and retractile testes
      • Hypospadias; phimosis; paraphimosis; balanitis; priapism; penile trauma
      • Imperforated hymen; labial adhesions
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