URTI

  1. what illnesses does URTI include?
    • tonsillitis/ sore throat 
    • otitis media 
    • common cold 
    • rhinosinusitis 
    • acute cough/ bronchitis
  2. how many under 5s see thier GP every year for tonsillitis?
    25% every year
  3. what are the signs and symptoms of a URTI?
    • sore throat 
    • cough 
    • fever
    • headache
    • earache
    • systemic illness
    • anorexia 
    • lethargy
  4. what do you do for a physical exam for a URTI?
    • cervical lymphadenopathy 
    • breath odour 
    • inflamed tonsils 
    • respiratory distress or stridor 
    • muffled voice- quinsy 
    • tender mastoid process- may occur in otitis media 
    • dehydration- estimate fluid intake
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davidgoddard93
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URTI
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URTI
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