Date: Thursday, 15 November 2018
Time: 09.00am – 05.00pm
Location: Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, 5-11 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8SH
‘The RCPCH How to Manage: Benign Haematology’ course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to diagnose and manage common haematological problems in children and young people.
This course has been designed for paediatric trainees, SAS doctors and newly qualified consultants, as well as general paediatricians practicing in DGHs and the community.
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Investigate and diagnose common benign paediatric haematology problems in children.
- Describe normal and abnormal neonatal haematology.
- Outline the treatment options for children with acquired and inherited anaemias including iron deficiency, thalassaemia, and sickle cell disease.
- Discuss the investigation and management of immune thrombocytopenic purpura.
- Describe the investigation and principles of management of children with abnormal blood clotting, including children with bruising, abnormal bleeding and thrombosis.
- Develop an approach to investigating and managing children with unexplained low neutrophil counts.
To register your place please visit the RCPCH website