Cervical Lymphadenitis: A Practical Approach for the General Provider
Mary Greeley Medical Center Grand Rounds is a multi-disciplinary clinical activity which serves to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public or the profession.
Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses and healthcare administrators.
- Cite the causitive organisms and describe the clinical manifestations of cervical lymphadentitis.
- Apply the appropriate methods for diagnosis and management.
- Predict the potential complications of cervical lymphadenitis and prevent these based on a current evidence-based approach.
Providers are usually faced with difficult and challenging situations when caring for children and adolescents with cervical lymphadenitis. This talk provides a practical approach to the most common etiologies for the appropriate diagnosis and management. The provider will feel more comfortable caring for these patients at the completion of the activity.
Luis Castagnini, MD
Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Blank Children's Hospital
- Dr. Castagnini has nothing to disclose regarding financial relationships with any commercial entities, commercial companies providing support for this program, or any commercial manufacturers of products and/or services discussed in this presentation.
This program is supported from gifts to the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation from Mary Greeley Medical Center, McFarland Clinic & First American Bank. The content and selection of a speaker is the responsibility of the Mary Greeley Medical Center Continuing Medical Education Committee and not the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation, McFarland Clinic, or First American Bank.
Continuing Education Credit
- DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this live activity for 1.0 Category 2-A CME credit(s).
- 1.00 AOA Category 2A