Giving Careers Education
RHEUMATOLOGY: Pediatric Rheumatology in the Trenches

Dr. Maria Perez addresses clinical signs, nomenclature, and confirmation through lab studies in diagnosing pediatric rheumatology.

Learner Objectives:

  • Recognize manifestations of pediatric rheumatic disorders
  • Describe rheumatic disease mimics
  • Discuss the ordering and interpreting of useful lab studies in the ED, office, and ward
  • Distinguish new nomenclature for arthritis

Click on the following link to view the Video Grand Rounds presentation:

Pediatric Rheumatology in the Trenches

Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Retire Date: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Course Materials:
Maria Perez, MD
Pediatric Rheumatologist
Cook Children's
Fort Worth, TX
Accreditation Statement:
CME Enduring Material
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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