Continuing with our preparation for the exam, today we discussed at clinical station. In this the task was to examine respiratory system of a 14-year-old girl who had come for the review. Comment on any other relevant findings.

Learning points were:

Stand back and observe the child for 30 seconds.

  • General physical observations are expected at every station.

Know common venous access methods

  • Have a differential diagnosis

Common things common

Cystic fibrosis vs Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia.

Which to mention first.

Check for Pubertal changes in Chronic disease