Common Newborn Problems

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. List up to found causes of respiratory distress in the newborn and how to diagnose and manage these conditions.

2. Explain a diagnostic and management approach to the following neonatal conditions:  congenital hip dysplasia, hyperbilirubinemia, heart murmurs, hypoglycemia and suspected sepsis.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/23/2020

Kerry Watrin, MD, Program Director Tacoma Family Medicine, Multicare Clinical Associate Professor, University of Washington Department of Family Medicine

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/23/2020
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