Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Recognize the technical and logistic difficulties in diagnosing pneumonia in children in limited resource settings.
2. Recognize lung ultrasound as a non-radiating, noninvasive and accurate tool to diagnose pneumonia in children.
3. Assess the correlation between the world health organization clinical definition of severe and very severe pneumonia and imaging findings in CXR and lung ultrasound to diagnose pneumonia in limited resource settings.
4. Evaluate the correlation between CXR and ultrasound findings when attempting to diagnose pneumonia in children in limited resource settings.
5. Recognize the utility of artificial intelligence in the interpretation of ultrasound imaging findings when attempting to diagnose pneumonia in children in limited resource settings.

Faculty

Ingrid Camelo, MD, MPH
Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist
UMMS - Baystate

 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

The speaker attests that he is currently receiving grant/research support from Leo Pharma for a clinical trial and had received royalty from an advisory board.

                                                                             

Session date: 
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Webinar Live
MA
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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