Sheffield – 19-20 April 2018

Book your place at: https://www.bpna.org.uk/ecomm_product_view.php?courseid=286

This is a 2-day practical course for anyone who looks after neonates including:

  • Trainees
  • Consultant Paediatricians
  • Consultant Neonatologists
  • Consultant Paediatric Neurologists
  • Advanced Nurse Practitioners/Consultants

Topics covered include:

  • the neurological examination in the neonate
  • recognition of neonatal seizures
  • interpretation of neonatal cerebral function monitoring and the use of standard EEG
  • hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy
  • encephalopathy secondary to metabolic disorders
  • haemorrhagic lesions
  • perinatal stroke
  • hydrocephalus
  • neural tube defects
  • neonatal seizures and epilepsies
  • an approach to the floppy and the stiff baby
  • central and neuromuscular motor disorders

The course has been developed by Consultant Paediatric Neurologists, Neonatologists, Paediatricians with an expertise in neonatal care, Paediatric Radiologists and Consultant Neurophysiologists.

For more information, please see: https://www.bpna.org.uk/neonate/index.php?contentid=1062