Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) is a field of practice, based on the knowledge and skills required for the prevention, diagnosis and management of a wide variety of acute illnesses and injuries affecting infants, children and adolescents. more
Pediatric Emergency Medicine is needed when suddenly happens the trouble with child: whether the injury, or viral disease with high fever, or poisoning.
In these cases, the Pediatric Emergency Medicine works around the clock, and this means that at any time of day or night your child will be able to timely receive adequate medical care, consult a specialist, and if necessary, hospitalized in hospital.
Here are the Basic emergency conditions when which need to immediately call an ambulance:
Stopping the circulation and respiration;
Solar and heat stroke;
Major and minor trauma, including head injury;
Poisonings, including environmental toxins;
Respiratory and gastrointestinal illnesses;
Behavioral and psychiatric emergencies;
Suspected child abuse and neglect.
Visit in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Examination of the childappointment of treatment, and if necessary - examination.
Provision of children's emergency care and facilitate the his condition: remove suffocating paroxysm ( with using nebulizer therapy); take measures to lower the temperature of the baby (at elevated temperatures) and more.
Advice on all issues, consultation of a general nature (development, nutrition, hardening, and other questions of interest).