MIMS Education

Orofacial clefts: Feeding challenges and management strategies

Orofacial clefts: Feeding challenges and management strategies

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About this course

The goal of this learning activity is to provide doctors with a concise overview of orofacial clefts (OFCs); specifically, the feeding challenges of infants with this condition, and the recommended management strategies. Upon completing this module, participants will have a better understanding of the following aspects:

  • Epidemiology of OFCs in Malaysia
  • Diagnosis of OFCs
  • General management strategies for infants with OFCs
  • Feeding challenges in infants with OFCs and strategies to overcome them
  • Surgical management of OFCs and postoperative feeding

CPD Reviewer:

Mdm (Dr.) Normala Basiron
Head & Senior Consultant Plastic Surgeon
Hospital Kuala Lumpur

Who should participate:



Please read thoroughly & understand the module before attempting the assessment questions.

Terms & Conditions:
  • Participants must obtain a minimum score of 8/10 (80%) to be awarded 1 point.
  • MIMS Education and MIMS Medica shall not be responsible or liable for the outcome of your CPD points.
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