Session Format: Online Webinar. Language: English. Registration: Free
Presenter: Athimalaipet Ramanan, Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist Bristol Royal Hospital for Children & Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Bath, and Professor of Paediatric Rheumatology, University of Bristol, UK (Presenter's Biography)
Learning Objectives: (1) When to suspect JIA and how to confirm suspicions (2) Misdiagnosis with MPSI and other conditions (3) Available treatments and the benefits of early and correct diagnosis
The webinar is part of the Excellence in Pediatrics Peer2Peer Education Program to "Spot the Early Signs” that is tasked with training frontline healthcare professionals to detect, diagnose and refer children with serious conditions as early as possible. The program aims to fight under-diagnosed or late-diagnosed conditions for which treatments are available and early detection and early treatment could make significant difference to the condition's development, the quality of life, and the survival of patients.