Recorded: EIP 2015 ● Language: English ● Duration: 30 minutes Topic: Adolescent Medicine


Speaker: JANET MCDONAGH, Clinical Senior Lecturer in Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology at the Centre for Musculoskeletal Research at University of Manchester and Honorary Consultant paediatric and adolescent Rheumatologist at Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, United Kingdom

  Learning Objectives: At the end of the Session participants will: (1) understand the range of common medical problems young people present with in clinical practice; (2) consider the adolescent-specific aspects of these conditions; and (3) learn the general principles of assessment, diagnosis and management of the top 5 of these complaints as identified in the HBSC 2014 survey.