Respiratory

  1. Identify four risk factors for respiratory infections in the child. Include rationale for each risk factor.
  2. Discuss  how prescribed inhalers and chest physiotherapy work to synergistically  promote mucus clearance in the child with cystic fibrosis.
  3. Name and describe the severity classifications of asthma.
  4. Identify and describe four complications of Epstein Barr virus.
  5. What are the clinical manifestations of otitis media and why is om common in the pediatric population?