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AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
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Emergency Medicine teaching physicians
Allied Health Care Professionals
- The cause of limp in children can often be determined by careful history and physical exam
- A history of trauma and the presence of fever are two key points in evaluation of these children
- Most cases of limp are caused by benign etiologies and are self-limiting however both life and limb threatening conditions exist
Daisy Ciener, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
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- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.