Pediatrics Mnemonic (On CALL IDIOTS amended)
ON CALL IODIOTS Food FED RN (or RV however you like)
Coryza (runny nose)
Associated symptoms (other than those already listed)
Listless (how has you babies activity level been?)
Liquids passing (# wet diapers)
Oral rehydration therapy - Pedialyte or @ home recipe 4cu Water 1tsp Salt 8 tsp sugar aslo advise to AVOID Juices in Diarrhea case and Milk in Fever case!
Food - any new food introduced recently?
Discharge from ear
N/V (of course in a baby the mother cannot tell if there is nausea only vomitting)
and for PMH: PB N FDR
Prenatal (Complications SODA Vitamins = Complications? Smoking? OB/GYN checkups? Drugs? Alcohol? Prenatal vitamins?)
Birth history (WD 40 = Wt? Delivery route? Weeks (40 is average normal weeks))
Routine checkups? Last checkup? Was everything okay?
Some people may not need the extras but hopefully they can help someone out! I try to get as much down in a mneumonic so that the stress does not get to me and leave me forgetting something. GL studying!!!
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