ENT Issues, Rhinitis and Epistaxis

Return to all Infant, Child, and Adolescent Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Identify the signs and symptoms of rhinitis and use appropriate tools to diagnose and differentiate between allergic and non-allergic rhinitis.
2. Distinguish causes of otalgia and evaluate the use of antibiotics vs. symptomatic treatment in cases of otalgia.
3. Evaluation and management of acute sinusitis and epistaxis.
4. Educate patients regarding appropriate treatment protocol for rhinitis and the responsible use of antibiotics when prescribed as necessary.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019

Kiame Mahaniah, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston; Chief Medical Officer, North Shore Community Health, Inc., Salem, Massachusetts

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019
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