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HouseCalls/Symptom Checker by Dr. Bart Schmitt
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The first purpose of Pediatric HouseCalls Symptom Checker, is to help you determine how sick your child is and if you need to call your child's doctor. The second purpose is to help you treat your child at home when it is safe to do so.Your doctor's advice and your good judgment should always take precedence over information in these care guides.
Here are some instructions for using HouseCalls Symptom Checker:
Select a Guideline: Choose the topic that most closely matches your child's symptoms.
Use the Guideline: There are three parts of each topic or symptom.
If you think that your child is having a medical emergency, call 911 or the number for the local emergency ambulance service NOW!
And when in doubt, call your doctor NOW or go to the closest emergency department.
Copyright 1994-2013 Barton D. Schmitt, M.D.