Chest Pain and Syncope 2018
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The recording is sponsored by Pediatric Emergency Care SIG.
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Keywords: chest pain, syncope
Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Review common and not so common causes of chest pain in pediatric and adolescent patients
- Review definition and causes of syncope
- Diagnostics for chest pain and/or syncope if noted to be necessary
- When to refer to a specialist
- To minimize testing and identify those at risk of having pathology
Michelle Widecan, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, CPNP-AC, CPEN: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center APRN Program Lead, Emergency Medicine; Adjunct Instructor, University of Cincinnati
Dr. Widecan has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- 0.50 Contact hours