Melanie Dawson, PA-C reviews the demographics, prevalence, and incidence of pediatric patients presenting with chief complaint of headache. Also covered in the session are diagnosis, physical exam components and findings, red flags, pertinent findings, treatment options, management, and follow up for the diagnosis of pediatric headaches. The laboratory studies are reviewed with the appropriate diagnostic imaging evaluation for pediatric headaches as well.
This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit. Approval is valid for one year from 09/20/2018. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.