We all want to live in a world where nothing traumatic ever happens to children, however....
- Injury is the leading cause of death of children aged 1 to 16 years in Australia
There were 686,409 injury-related hospitalisations, which equates to an age standardised injury hospitalisation rate of 1489 per 100,000 children in Australia.
For every severely injured child, there are at least 13 children hospitalised with minor or moderate injuries..
A higher proportion of injured children resided in areas of socioeconomic disadvantage.
The rate of hospitalised injury cases was almost twice as high for children in outer regional and remote areas as for Major cities
This Paediatric Trauma CPD Activity will help you be even better prepared for your next patient
We know you are busy, so we have put together a Paediatric Trauma "essentials" package.
Learn from Australian and world renown educators.
Learn the topics you need to know.
Topics covered in the
Paediatric Trauma: Bones, Bites and Ballistics
RACGP (12 point) and ACRRM (6 hour) CPD activity
The US have spent over $100M on concussion research, learn what they found
Tendon damage, lacerations, nerve injuries, accidental amputations and fractures
Buckle, greenstick, Galeazzi, Monteggia, supracondylar and much, much more
Enamel fracture, luxation, alveolar fracture, avulsed tooth and splinting and more
Common paediatric fractures
Epiphyseal and metaphyseal distal radius, radial shaft fractures, clavicle and more
Non-accidental long bone injuries
The younger the child the more likely the fracture is abusive. What to look out for, when to be suspicious.
Head injury in kids - talking to parents
Not every injury requires an MRI, stay calm, stay safe, listen and encourage questions.
C-spine clearance in children
Context, how injuries happen, mechanism, who gets injuries, distractions, examination
Approaching the limping child
History, exam, investigations, red flags
Acute management of head injury
Primary & secondary injury, assessment ...
What happens next in child protection?
Be brave, be explicit and make a difference!
Blast injuries and young people
Let's hope you never need to know about this
How 'time saver' technology will impact your learning
We know you are busy, so we have made it as simple as possible to learn quickly and efficiently.
Watch videos at your preferred speed: slow it down or speed it up.
Watch a video in half to two thirds the time of watching a live event.
Take your videos on the go. Listen in the car or watch them while you exercise with our mobile app.
This CPD is designed to be easily consumed and fit your lifestyle.
What is the cost of this RACGP and ACRRM CPD activity?
For many GPs, the true cost of continuing education is the time it takes you away from your family.
You can choose to watch a live webinar, but you'll miss dinner or reading time with your loved ones.
Attend a 6 hour conference, miss another day with your children.
Even traditional "online" education requires that you sit alone and watch a screen for several hours.
This is time you will never get back.
Fortunately with Armchair Medical this is a cost you can avoid!
Your 'family friendly' learning experience with ArmchairMedical Education will be different.
ArmchairMedical Education is designed with you in mind.
It is designed specifically so you don't take time away from you family.
Every video allows you to chose the speed of playback.
With practice you can watch and learn from videos in 2/3 to 1/2 the time of watching a live lecture.
Simply utilizing this will give you two hours per event you can invest doing something else!
ArmchairMedical Education is designed to make it easy to learn and enjoy your family life.
Every video is available on demand.
You don't need to watch 7pm live webinars anymore.
Watch and learn at times that are more convenient to you.
Enjoy dinner with your family instead.
ArmchairMedical videos are App based and go wherever you go
Learn during times when your family are not with you.
Listen to lectures in the car on the way to work.
Jump on your exercise bike or elliptical trainer and watch them while you exercise.
Get your 30 minutes of exercise each day, enjoy 30 minutes of learning and keep your evenings and weekends free for your family.
In just two weeks you will have completed the Paediatric Trauma Activity and enjoyed more time with your family...
If you want to learn more about Paediatric Trauma and you want to do it in a manner that allows you to invest time with the special people in your life.
Start it now and take advantage of our Early Bird Offer and 100% money back guarantee
* Risk Free Guarantee - If you are not happy, let us know within 24 hours and we'll refund 100% of your money back
** If you live in a regional area you may be eligible to have the costs fully covered by a Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP)
Multiple bursary payments totaling up to $10,000 per financial year are available for eligible General Practitioners. (eg. you can claim the full $475 back and still have $9,525 left to spend on other education later in the year)
Specific Eligibility Criteria is subject to change and available on the HWSP websites. These HWSP bursaries are generally available for medical practitioners who provide services within a regional, rural or remote primary health setting. RRR settings as defined as Modified Monash Model (MMM) 3-7, ie. Practicing in or outside of a town of 50,000 residents or less.
Exact postcode eligibility can be found here.
Note: The process for HWSP bursaries is purchase access to the masterclass, receive your receipt from us, then claim your fees back from your HWSP provider. To insure there is no Return of Service Obligations (ROSO) you should complete your education within 6 months of applying for the bursary from HWSP. Get access to the Paediatric Trauma Training here