Examination of Children

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On completion of this subject guide, you should be able to:

Carry out a 6 week old check >

Carry out a 4 year old 'health kids check' >

Distinguish children with abnormal checks >

NOTE: Assessment of the acutely unwell child can be found here


Points for discussion

What are the specific challenges of undertaking childhood examinations? Are there techniques which may assist you? 

What are the consent and confidentiality issues surrounding examination of children? 

What local resources exist to assist those children identified with abnormal checks?


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