Bacterial and Viral Meningitis – PediaCast CME 070
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- We have another resident-led episode of our podcast this week as Drs Daniel Schmitz and Brandon Barsky review bacterial and viral meningitis in children and teenagers. We explore causes, symptoms, diagnosis, management and prevention. We hope you can join us!
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- Listen to the podcast.
- Complete the post test at Nationwide Children’s CloudCME.
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- Bacterial and Viral Meningitis
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the presenting signs and symptoms of meningitis in infants and older children.
- Outline an appropriate work-up plan for the child with suspected meningitis.
- Compare and contrast the diagnostic features of bacterial and viral meningitis.
- Formulate an evidence-based management plan for bacterial and viral meningitis.
- Pediatric Residency Training Program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
- Internal Medicine – Pediatric Residency Training Program (NCH / OSUWMC)
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- Viral Meningitis: Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, and Etiology in Children
- Viral Meningitis in Children: Clinical Features and Diagnosis
- Viral Meningitis in Children: Management, Prognosis, and Prevention
- Bacterial Meningitis in the Neonate: Clinical Features and Diagnosis
- Bacterial Meningitis in the Neonate: Treatment and Outcome
- Bacterial Meningitis in the Neonate: Neurologic Complications
- Bacterial Meningitis in Children Older than One Month: Clinical Features and Diagnosis
- Bacterial Meningitis in Children Older than One Month: Treatment and Prognosis
- Bacterial Meningitis in Children: Neurologic Complications
- Bacterial Meningitis in Children: Preventing Neurologic Complications
- Pneumococcal Meningitis in Children
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- Nationwide Children's Hospital has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid for 2 years from the date of the activity. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
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