Paediatric febrile neutropenia

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Overview

Febrile neutropenia is a significant concern for paediatric oncology patients as well as other immunocompromised children. All nurses working in oncology should have a complete and thorough understanding of this condition.

This module provides a brief overview of febrile neutropenia in paediatrics. It is not intended to provide an in-depth study of the topic, but rather to provide an introduction to nurses who are new to oncology, or a refresher to those with more experience.

 

Learning Objective

At the end of this module participants will be able to:

  • Describe febrile neutropenia
  • Know the risk factors for paediatric febrile neutropenia
  • Describe the signs and symptoms of paediatric febrile neutropenia
  • Briefly describe the treatment of paediatric febrile neutropenia
Type
Online Learning
Delivery
Online
Title
Paediatric febrile neutropenia
Speciality Classification
Acute
Location
ONLINE
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
1.5 hour
CPD Points
1 cpd
Price
24.00
Location
Online
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