Acute Abdominal Pain

This micro skills course provides an overview of the role of imaging in a child who presents with acute abdominal pain, with particular reference to the older child.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Royal College of Radiologists

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. List the most important causes of acute non-traumatic abdominal pain in children
  3. Discuss the role of imaging in the management of acute abdominal pain in children
  4. Discuss the relative merits of the various imaging modalities in the investigation of acute abdominal pain

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.