Medicine - Course - Pediatric Neurology, Behavioral Pediatrics and Psychiatry

  • Course Code: PEDT815
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (1Lec,1Cln)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

Genetic and environmental influences on behavior, Age-appropriate behavioral concerns during the health care supervision visit, Counseling the parents and children on management of common behavioral such as discipline, toilet training ( enuresis, encopresis) and eating disorders, ADHD and Autism. Normal milestones of development, Microcephaly and Hydrocephalus, Floppy infants, Mental retardation, Cerebral palsy, Seizure syndromes, Hereditary myopathies (muscle dystrophy), Anticonvulsant drugs.