Lecture Series - 15:00-16:00

May 22, 2019


Today's lecture will discuss Paediatric Transport.

This lecture will Review indication for CritiCall consultation, Discuss decision-framework for choosing the right transport mode and team, Discuss preparing the patient for transport and Discuss outcomes for transported patients. 

June 19, 2019


 Today's lecture will discuss Trauma. 

This lecture will review Principles and Approach to trauma,  Trauma scores, ABC’s, Specific injuries -Head, C-Spine, Chest, Abdominal, Burns and how to refer Refer.

July 24, 2019


Today's lecture will discuss Assessment of a sick child 

This lecture will Discuss the three components of the Pediatric Assessment Triangle (PAT), Assess paediatric-specific features of initial assessment (ABCDE’s), History & presentation that should raise a red flag and Integrate findings to form a general impression.

August 21, 2019


Today's lecture will discuss Bronchiolitis. This lecture will  Identify the important treatable disorders with similar presentations to acute viral bronchiolitis, Describe the clinical indicators of severe and/or worsening pulmonary status in an infant with bronchiolitis, Describe the role of objective testing for children with suspected bronchiolitis, Outline evidence based management plan for an infant with viral bronchiolitis including criteria for discharge, Describe the mechanism of action of palivizumab, current guidelines for its use and the strength of evidence regarding its efficacy and Educate professionals on the seasonal flu vaccine, the indications, & contraindications 

September 18, 2019


 Today's lecture will discuss Pre-School Asthma 

October 23, 2019


 Today's lecture will discuss Febrile Infant 

This lecture will Provide background and epidemiology of fever, Evaluate the utility of newer lab tests for SBI, Review approach to management of fever in neonate, Develop an approach to management of (febrile) 29-90 day infant, Recognize and understand existing practice variation.

If you are interested in participating in the OTN Lecture Series please contact Vanessa Jones (vanessa.jones@lhsc.on.ca) for more information including the OTN ID. 

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