The goal of this course is to help physicians diagnose children with MPS early, so that management and treatment can be effectively delivered. This educational activity is intended for family physicians, general practitioners and general and specialty pediatricians, who might be in the position to recognize, refer where appropriate and diagnose children with MPS in Malaysia.

The goals of the activity:

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  1. Have increased knowledge regarding the:
    • Pathophysiology of MPS and epidemiology in Malaysia
    • Clinical signs and symptoms of MPS
  2. Have greater competence related to:
    • Identifying early signs and symptoms of MPS
    • Selecting appropriate laboratory tests to assist with the diagnosis of MPS
    • Recognize the management of patients with MPS in Malaysia

This course is divided into four distinct modules, for a thorough understanding of the disease.