1. Review the Course Information
Title: Fever of Unknown Origin in Pediatrics
Origin: PAFP’s Virtual CME Conference in Cooperation with the UPMC Department of Family Medicine
Presenter: Andrew Nowalk, MD, Ph.D
- Understand the definition of fever of unknown origin (FUO) and fever without source (FWS) in children;
- Name the most common causes of FWS and FUO in children;
- Describe the appropriate evaluation of children with FWS and FUO and next steps.
Faculty Disclosure Statement: The speaker has no conflict of interest, financial agreement, or working affiliation with any group or organization. The speaker has attested that their presentation will be free of all commercial bias toward a specific company and its products .The speaker indicated that the content of the presentation will not include discussion of unapproved or investigational uses of products or devices.
CME Credits: 0.5 credits
Handouts: download here
Patient Safety (y/n): Yes
IMPORTANT: You Must Register to Receive CME Credits. Once you have completed the registration form and hit 'submit' you will automatically be re-directed back to this page and you can proceed to STEP 3
3. Take the Pre -Test
4. Watch the Video
4. Take the Post -Test
This Enduring Material activity, PAFP’s Virtual CME Conference in Cooperation with the UPMC Department of Family Medicine, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 12/21/20. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This enduring material, Fever of Unknown Origin in Pediatrics, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 0.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME Certificate Explanation
You must complete the post-test as proof of participation in order to receive your CME certificate. After completion of the post-test, you will be directed to a webpage where you can download your CME certificate.