Session Format: Online Webinar
Recorded: September 20, 2017
Presenter: Maria Gizewska, Professor, Vice Head of the Department of Pediatrics, Endocrinology, Diabetology, Metabolic Diseases and Cardiology, Pomeranian Medical University, Poland.
Learning Objectives: (1) How to undertake a comprehensive medical history of child suspected for inborn errors of metabolism? (2) How to identify the early signs of inborn errors of metabolism in neonates and infants? (3) How to avoid common misdiagnosis and confusion with other conditions?
The webinar is part of the Excellence in Pediatrics Peer2 Peer Education Program to train frontline healthcare professionals to early detect, diagnose and refer children with serious conditions. The program aims to fight under-diagnosed or late-diagnosed conditions for which treatments are available and early detection and early treatment could make significant difference in the condition development, the quality of life and the survival of the patients.