SupportGPT ™ module
Learning outcomes > resource
On completion of this subject guide, you should be able to:
Carry out a 6 week old check > http://www.racgp.org.au/download/documents/AFP/2012/May/201205fasher.pdf
Carry out a 4 year old 'health kids check' > http://www.racgp.org.au/download/documents/AFP/2010/October/201010alexander.pdf
Distinguish children with abnormal checks > http://www.racgp.org.au/download/documents/AFP/2011/September/201109oberklaid.pdf
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?