Pediatric Rheumatology and Orthopedics
Pediatric rheumatology and orthopedics is an evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal disease and immune dysfunction that affects infants, children, and teenagers. Bone and joint pain is not just limited to the older population. When a child is affected with autoimmune disease the immune system attacks healthy cells, and it leads to problems such as pain, muscle weakness, inflammation, rashes and can affect an organ or the entire body. The primary cause varies depending on the type of disease. There are certain factors that may play a part in one or more types of these diseases include: immune system, genes and family history, injury, infection etc.
- Track 1-1 Types of pediatric rheumatic diseases
- Track 2-2 Pediatric Orthopaedic Care
- Track 3-3 Diagnosis and Management
- Track 4-4 Surgical Case Reports