Fever and Infectious Disease in Children

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 minutes

Fever and Infectious Disease in Children

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify an approach to evaluate and manage infants/children with fever
  2. Describe bacterial and viral illnesses of the respiratory tree with a focus on epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment
  3. List the characteristic features and describe the clinical courses of common exanthems

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
09/01/2012
Course expires: 
08/31/2015
Parent activity set: 

Robyn Latessa, MD, Campus Director, University of North Carolina School of Medicine-Asheville, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, UNC, Mountain Area Health Education Center Family Medicine Residency Program, Asheville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/01/2012
Course expires: 
08/31/2015
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