The Limping Child and Various Other Orthopedic Complaints
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Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Discuss the potential causes of the child with a limp.
- Describe the history and physical exam of the child with a limp.
- Be able to identify the appropriate diagnostic work-up.
- Brief Review of other orthopedics complaints and their management.
Michelle Widecan, DNP, APRN, CPNP-AC/PC, CPEN: APRN Program Lead, Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; Adjunct Instructor, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
Dr. Widecan has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- 1.00 Contact hours