How to Manage: Common Dermatological Disorders

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11 December 2017
9.00am - 5.00pm
RCPCH, London
Spaces available

RCPCH members - Consultants - £190
RCPCH members - Trainees - £145
Non-RCPCH members - £220

 

SAS doctors, AHPs & Nurses - £145 *Please note that if you fall under this category you will not be able to book online. Please contact events@rcpch.ac.uk and ask for a booking form which will enable you to access this discount.

 

 

 

 
Improve your recognition of common dermatological conditions in children and get the latest information on how to treat them.
 
Dermatological disorders frequently present to child health practitioners, often when patients are seen for other conditions. This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of atopic eczema, haemangiomas, skin infections, viral exanthem, common lumps and bumps, dermatitis artefacta and toxic erythemas.
 
You’ll get tips on how to support parents, carers and patients with the ongoing management of skin disorders, learning a practical approach which is helpful at any stage of your career.
Objectives & learning outcomes

By the end of this course delegates will:

  • Better identify and recognise symptoms of common dermatological conditions in children
  • Understand the available treatment options for common skin conditions in children
  • Support parents, carers, children and young people with the ongoing management of skin disorders.
Audience

This practical course has been designed for a wide range of healthcare professionals working with children and young people, including not only to paediatricians of all grades but also paediatric nurses, ANPs and GPs.