PEDIATRIC RESPIRATORY DISTRESS

This webinar has been approved by SWORBHP for 1 CME.

To receive CME, you must watch the webinar AND complete the quiz through the

Paramedic Portal of Ontario. See below for more information on how to access the quiz.

Webinar Details

Date: Monday March 6, 2017

Presented by:

Dr. Matt Davis, Local Medical Director (SWORBHP)

Dr. Sheena Belisle (PGY5, Paediatric Emergency Medicine Fellow)

Brief Description:

Are you comfortable with the pediatric shortness-of-breath call? No matter how many you have attended to they are unpredictable, low frequency and high stress calls.

Upon completion of this webinar, you should be able to:

- Highlight the differences between pediatric & adult airway anatomy as it relates to pediatric respiratory pathophysiology
- Discuss a broad differential diagnosis (including cardiac pathology)
- Review key historical & physical exam findings that assist in differentiating various pathologies
- Discuss management and treatment priorities from a prehospital care perspective

How to receive CME for watching the webinar?

Paramedics are eligible to receive continuing medical education (CME) for reviewing our webinars. To receive CME, you must watch the webinar and complete the quiz available through the Paramedic Portal of Ontario.

To access the quiz, click the link below for the Paramedic Portal of Ontario. Once you have logged into the portal, click "Online Training" and locate the course called "Rounds and Webinars".

Link: www.paramedicportalontario.ca

System Requirements

This webinar is streamed through YouTube. Please visit the YouTube Help Centre if you are experiencing issues.

General System Requirements:

Adobe Flash Player 10.0.22+ plug-in

- Firefox 1.1+, Internet Explorer 7.0+, Safari 1.0+, Google Chrome, or Opera

- Broadband connection with 500+ Kbps

Ensuring optimal streaming speeds is especially important for videos on YouTube. Make sure to close as many other tabs, browsers, and programs as possible while streaming your content. It may also help to hardwire your Internet connection, rather than using a wireless network connection.

For more system requirements, click here.

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