Online Resources for Pediatric Education

 Dept. Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch


 
 

CORE CONCEPTS IN PEDIATRICS

Editors, Alok Kalia, Judith Rowen, Virginia Niebuhr
(chapters by Pediatric Faculty) 
c. 2008, last updated 2012

  1. Adolescent Medicine

  2. Abuse and Neglect

  3. Cardiology

  4. Dermatology

  5. Development: Normal & Disordered

  6. Emergency Pediatrics

  7. Endocrinology

  8. Fluids and Electrolytes

  9. Medical Genetics & Dysmorphology

  10. Neonatology

  11. Nephrology

  12. Nutrition

  13. Well Child Care
     


ONLINE MODULES:

Topics in Pediatrics

by UTMB Faculty

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Patricia Beach & Virginia Niebuhr

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Virginia Niebuhr

Fluids and Electrolytes

Shivaiah Balachandra

Nutrition in Infancy, Childhood and Youth

Patricia Beach, Krystal Revai, Virginia Niebuhr

Obesity, Overweight, & Dyslipidemia

Loni McCuistion Shepherd and Marney Gundlach

(former ly at UTMB )

Otitis Media

David McCormick


ONLINE MODULES:

Systems-Based Practice

by UTMB Faculty

 
Asthma Practice Guidelines

While you were Wheezing,

or Breathless in Galveston

Patricia Beach & Edward Brooks

Discharge Planning: Homeward Bound

Patricia Beach, Sally Robinson, Shirley Anderson

EMTALA: Ethics and the Law

Patricia Beach &  John Fraser

HIPPA
(Health Information Portability & Privacy Act)

Gayani Silva and Virginia Niebuhr

Integrating Child and Adolescent

Mental Health into Primary Care
Stephen Barnett  (former UTMB Pediatric Faculty)
and the Texas Medical Association

Professional Organizations

Patricia Beach

Texas Medicaid

Patricia Beach

PATIENT EDUCATION MATERIALS

Healthy Children.org (from AAP)
Patient Education Online
(from AAP)

UTMB Pediatrics Steps 1-5 Handouts

 


PEDIATRIC ORGANIZATIONS

Academic Pediatric Association (APA)

Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education  (ACGME)

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

Texas Pediatric Society (TPS)

 


POLICY STATEMENTS/ 
PRACTICE GUIDELINES

AAP Policy statements

CDC Guidelines

National Guidelines Clearinghouse, AHRQ

Texas Department of Health

US Preventive Services Task Force, for Children and Adolescents

 - abridged, pocketguide

 


SEARCHING TOOLS

Google Scholar

PubMed 

        - tutorials on using PubMed

Searching Pediatrics.com
 


SPECIFICALLY FOR TEACHING

PediatricEducation.org,
        
weekly case-based topics

Google Images


TEXTBOOKS 
UTMB log-in required


TEGRITY LECTURES

available for UTMB students only, log-in required. links are to the Tegrity server log-in page; then search for this course: SOMy3 Clerkship - Pediatrics.

 

Bugs & Drugs

Judith Rowen
Growth & Growth Disorders

Katrina Parker ((former ly at UTMB )

Pediatric History & Physical

Judith Rowen

 


PROCEDURES VIDEOS
Airway Management

Asthma:  Spacer & Inhaler

Bag Mask Ventilation

G-Tube & Tracheostomy

Inguinal Hernia Repair

Intraosseous Infusion & Placement

Intravenous Catheter Placement (Peds)

IVs and Injections

Lumbar Puncture (infants)

Subluxation of the Radial Head

Throat Swab

Umbilical Hernia Repair in Children

Tick  Removal

TOPIC-SPECIFIC
EXTERNAL RESOURCES

 

ADHD

CHADD: Children & Adults with ADHD

ADHD from National Institute of Mental Health

AAP Clinical Practice Guidelines

Diagnosis and Evaluation
Treatment

The National Resource Center on ADHD

 

Autism

Autism Speaks 

Autism Society of America  

Autism from National Institute of Health

 

Bilirubin

BiliTool, from bilitool.org

 

Blood Pressure

Nat'l High Blood Pressure Program, NIH, NHLBI

Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Assessment in Children
Hypertension Guidelines:  Blood Pressure Levels  by Age and Height  

 

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding , from CDC

Infant Risk Center (including Medications &Breastfeeding)

Breastfeeding Resources, TX Dept. of Health Services

Toxicology Data Network,  US Nat'l Library of Medicine

 

Dermatology

DermAtlas

 

General Pediatrics

Bright Futures

General Pediatrics.com 

 

Genetics

Specific Genetic Disorders,

       National Human Genome

       Research Institute (NHGRI).

 

Immunizations

AAP, Immunizations- for Pediatricians

Immunization Action Coalition

National Network for Immunization Information

Texas Dept. Health Services, Immunizations

School & Childcare Facility Requirements

 

Infectious Disease

Red Book, AAP

 

Integrative/Complementary Medicine

Natural Standard.com

Natural Meds Compreh Database

Literacy

Reach Out and Read - Texas

 

Nutrition

ChooseMyPlate.gov, from USDA

Nutritional Information from USDA


WORKSHEETS

Well-Child Worksheets

 

 
 

UTMB Pediatric Student Education 

UTMB Pediatric Resident Education

UTMB Home

 
 

last revision: 8-8-14
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