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Assessment course for Nurses

Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
30 minutes
Subject matter expert
e-Learning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
NHS Health Education England

This session describes a comprehensive approach to the clinical assessment of an infant or child known to have a cardiac problem. It details what to include in a cardiac history and physical examination.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Describe a comprehensive approach to the clinical assessment of an infant or child known to have a cardiac problem
  • State what to include in a cardiac history
  • State what to include in a cardiac physical examination

PRM123
Entry Requirements / Prerequisites

Before commencing this session you should have:

  • General history taking and clinical examination skills

Instructors / Speakers
Anjum Gandhi,
Consultant Paediatrician at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust.

Dr Anjum Gandhi has over 20 years of clinical, teaching and research experience in paediatrics and is a Consultant Paediatrician with training and expertise in paediatric cardiology at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust. He is also the Clinical Director for Children’s Services at HEFT and holds a honorary consultant contract in paediatric cardiology at Birmingham Children’s hospital. 

Anjum is one of the founder members and the immediate past-­Chair and Convenor of PECSIG (Paediatrician with Expertise in Cardiology Special Interest Group). Anjum has organised, chaired and participated in cardiology conferences and meetings for the RCPCH, RSM and PECSIG. 

He has authored a number of articles in peer-­reviewed journals and presented at national paediatric and cardiac clinical and research meetings. He is one of the authors of the cardiology curriculum approved by the RCPCH as a Special Interest Module (SPIN Module) and the Lead author of Revalidation guidance for PECs. He is also a member of Patient. Info (EMIS) team and has written and reviewed several clinical articles in this role. 

Type
Online Learning
Delivery
Online
Title
Assessment course for Nurses
Speciality Classification
Nurses
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Child and family health, Child health/paediatrics/immunisation, Children and young peoples health, Maternal-child
Location
ONLINE
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
30 minutes
Location
Online
Access Duration (in months)
12
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