Pediatrics is the branch of medicine dealing with the health and medical care of infants, children, and adolescents from birth up to the age of 18. The word “pediatrics” means “healer of children”.
Pediatricians are doctors who manage the health of your child, including physical, behavior, and mental health issues.
A Pediatric Consultation is a service provided by a Pediatrician. It can be sometimes for free, or for patients who are seeking the desired advice.
Pediatric consultation is a common medical process that involves the assessment and diagnosis of conditions affecting children and, to a certain extent, teens, as well as the management of the overall health.
2. Nursemaid’s Elbow:
The child's doctor will treat a nursemaid elbow through a process called reduction. It involves gently moving the bone and ligament back into place.
Giving immunization/Vaccination is the best way to protect your child against many dangerous diseases.
4. Heart Murmur Treatment:
Heart murmurs are extra or abnormal sounds made by turbulent blood flowing through the heart. Murmurs are graded on a scale of 1 - 6, based on how loud they are.
5. Hip Examination:
The neonate who has a dislocated hip at birth should be referred to a pediatric orthopedist immediately for treatment.
Examiner adducts the hip while applying an anterior force on the femur to reduce the hip joint.
pGALS (pediatric Gait, Arms, Legs and Spine) it's a simple quick musculoskeletal assessment to distinguish abnormal from normal joints in children.
Treatment is usually closed reduction followed by brief immobilization unless the medial epicondyle has an incarcerated fragment in the joint that is blocking reduction.
9. Venipuncture Treatment:
It is the process of obtaining intravenous access for intravenous therapy or blood sampling of venous blood.