Nonaccidental Injury in Pediatric Patients: Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment (Trauma CME) is organized by EB Medicine.
Date of Original Release: July 1, 2017
Date of most recent review: June 15, 2017
Termination date: July 1, 2020
CME Expiration Date: August 1, 2020
This enduring material is designed for emergency medicine physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and residents.
4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, 4 ACEP Category I Credits, 4 AAFP Prescribed Credits, 4 AOA Category 2-A or 2-B Credits.
Upon completion of this activity, you should be able to:
• demonstrate medical decision-making based on the strongest clinical evidence;
• cost-effectively diagnose and treat the most critical ED presentations
• describe the most common medicolegal pitfalls for each topic covered.
Upon completion of this article, you should be able to:
• Explain the significance of sentinel injuries in infants and determine which injury patterns have a high specificity for abuse.
• Recognize the variable presentations of nonaccidental injuries in infants and children.
• Determine which laboratory and diagnostic imaging studies to obtain when abuse is suspected.
• Utilize resources to help diagnose and manage abuse in children.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Pediatrics Child Abuse , Trauma, Pediatric Emergency Medicine