Examination of the New Born: Part 2

University of Ghana
Term: 2011
Published: May 8, 2011
Revised: June 9, 2015

This multimedia-based module is part of a series designed for medical students to assist in preparation for clinical examinations in paediatrics. This module is the second of two modules for examining newborn children. The instructor demonstrates how to examine the abdomen, feet, legs, and back; how to test reflexes; and how to take measurements.

This module has been internally reviewed by a cross-disciplinary committee within University of Ghana prior to releasing as an Open Educational Resource.

Authors: Prof. J. Welbeck, Prof. J. O. Oliver-Comey, Prof. B. Goka, Prof. O. Rodrigues, Dr. E. Badoe, Dr. C. Enweronu-Laryea, Dr. C. Oduro-Boatey, Dr. L. Renner, Prof. Richard M. K. Adanu, Chris Andrew Yebuah

Institution: University of Ghana

Learning Objectives

   1. Demonstrate in detail the key systemic clinical examination procedures.
   2. Assess your own competence at performing the paediatric clinical examination.

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This Work, Examination of the New Born: Part 2, by J. Welbeck, J. O. Oliver-Comey, B. Goka, O. Rodrigues, E. Badoe, C. Enweronu-Laryea, C. Oduro-Boatey, L. Renner is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial license.

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