Learning Outcomes for Study Session 16

At the end of this study session, you should be able to:

16.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQ 16.1)

16.2  Identify and prioritise the appropriate treatment for a sick young infant or child. (SAQ 16.1)

16.3  Determine when to refer a sick infant or child urgently to hospital. (SAQ 16.1)

16.4  List the urgent pre-referral treatments for a young infant. (SAQ 16.1)

16.5  Describe the different treatment that can be given to a sick infant or child at home. (SAQ 16.1)

Study Session 16  Synthesis of IMNCI for Children up to Five years: Treatment and Follow-up Care

16.1  Identifying treatment priorities