Approach to Pediatric Chest X-Rays (Video)

published 4 years ago by pedscases@gmail.com

This video provides learners with an approach to the pediatric chest x-ray. By the end of this episode, you should be able to describe the expected radiographic findings of common pediatric conditions including cardiomegaly, pneumothorax, pleural effusion, pneumonia, asthma, cystic fibrosis, and non-accidental injuries. This episode was developed by Colin Siu in collaboration with Dr. Melissa Chan. Colin is a third year medical student at the University of Alberta and Dr. Chan is a pediatric emergency physician and Clinical Lecturer at the University of Alberta and Stollery Children’s Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada PedsCases podcasts and videos are designed to give medical students an overview of key topics in pediatrics. The audio versions are accessible on iTunes. You can find more great pediatric content at www.pedscases.com.   Related Content: Case: Respiratory distress in a 4 year old male Case: Breathing Difficulty in a 12 year old boy Case: Shortness of breath in a 10 year old boy Case: Fever and cough in a 22 month old Case: Foreign body aspiration in an infant

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