Paediatric And Child Health Notes Za Wizara | Cmt Nta Level 5 Notes Za Wizara | Download

Paediatric And Child Health Notes Za Wizara | Cmt Nta Level 5 Notes Za Wizara | Download

General details

Module code: CMT 05103

Name of Module: Paediatrics & Child Health I

Number of Credits: 12

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This module consists of the following Sub- enabling outcomes:

2.1.2 Assess children with paediatric conditions


1.3.1 Perform Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI)

Module outline, cont..

1.3.2 Perform Emergency Triage Assessment and treatment (ETAT).

1.3.3 Manage children with malnutrition.

1.3.7 Manage children with communicable paediatric conditions.

2.2.2 Perform clinical paediatric procedures.


Pre-requisite Modules

ü CMT04101 Communication and Life Skills

ü CMT04102 Anatomy

ü CMT04104 Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Emergency Preparedness

ü CMT04105 Clinical nutrition

ü CMT04106 Environmental Health

ü CMT04108 Medical Ethics and Professionalism

ü CMT04209 Physiology

ü CMT04210 Pathology

ü CMT04211 Clinical Laboratory

ü CMT04213 Patient Care

ü CMT04214 Clinical Skills


Methods of study

1. e-learning

2. Lecture discussion

3. Demonstration

4. Case study

5. Assignments

6. Small group discussion

7. Role play

8. Tutorials

9. Clinical sessions


Learning materials and teaching aids

1. Books, Journals

2. Multimedia Projector

3. Computer

4. Smartphones

5. Audio and video files


Integrated methods of assessments

A. Continuous Assessments (40%)

i. Theory examination (10%)

ii. Clinical examination (25%)

iii. Assignments (5%)


B. End of Semester Examination (60%)

i. Theory examination (20%)

ii. Clinical examination (40%)


Content to be covered

i. Paediatric history taking and physical examination.

ii. Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI).

iii. Emergency Triage Assessment and treatment (ETAT).

iv. Malnutrition.


Communicable paediatric conditions:

i. Fever of unknown origin,

ii. UTI,

iii. Malaria,

iv. Dengue,

v. Polio

vi. Tetanus,

vii. Diphtheria,


Communicable paediatric conditions

i. Meningitis,

ii. Pneumonia,

iii. ADD,

iv. Persistent  diarrhoea

v. Croup,

vi. Cold,

vii. Tonsillitis,


Communicable paediatric conditions, cont..

i. Otitis media,

ii. Bronchiolitis,

iii. Septicaemia,

iv. Tinea,

v. Scabies,

vi. Pediculosis,

vii. TB,

viii. Leprosy,

ix. Febrile convulsions,

x. Impetigo


How to perform the following clinical paediatric procedures:

a. Perform gastric lavage

b. Insert and remove nasogastric tube

c. Perform venepuncture

d. Insert intraosseous cannula

e. Administer oxygen therapy

f. Perform Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)


How to perform the following clinical paediatric procedures, cont..

1. Give blood transfusion

2. Administer medicines and immunization

3. Take anthropometric measurements

4. Support provision of kangaroo mother care

5. Perform neonatal resuscitation

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