Pediatric Laboratory Assessment: A focus on chronic health issues

At the conclusion of the program you will be able to:
  • Identify the appropriate use of laboratory testing as part of the evaluation process of the child with or at risk for select chronic health problems.? 
  • Discuss the clinical utility of commonly ordered laboratory tests such as lab chemistries, as part of the differential diagnosis process for the child with or at-risk for chronic health problems, including type 2 diabetes, asthma, dyslipidemia, overweight and obesity, others.??