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normal crying pattern from birth to 6 weeks

up to 2 hrs per day

2

normal crying pattern from 6 weeks and beyond

3 hrs per day

3

colic definition

crying more than 3 hrs per day more than 3 days per week for more than 3 weeks between 3 weeks and 3 months of age

4

increased incidence of breath holding spells with

anemia

5

extinction burst

behavior initially worsens when ignoring (extinction)

6

length of time out

1 minute per year old

7

head banging can be normal if

<4 years

8

biting can be normal up to

age 3

9

when to start active measure against thumb sucking

4 years

10

phobia defintion

excessive anxiety that interferes with daily function for at least 6 months

11

phobia treatment

desensitization w/ gradual controlled exposure OR cognitive behavioral techniques to reframe triggers

12

ADHD must be present before age

12

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ADHD-hyperactive is more common in

males

14

ADHD-inattentive is more common in

females

15

areas of brain less activated in ADHD

dopaminergic and noradrenergic pathways

16

absence seizures can be induced by

hyperventilation

17

must rule out these first before diagnosing ADHD

visual or hearing deficit, lead toxicity, thyroid, neurological damage (infection/trauma), medications )phenobarbital or antihistamines)

18

stimulants can increase serum concentration of what meds

TCAs and seizure meds

19

first line treatment for depression

fluoxetine (prozac)

20

must monitor what if on amitriptyline

EKG, BP, CBC

21

amitriptyline weird side effect

blue/green urine

22

self harming behavior is most common in

females

23

75% of kids are toilet trained by

36 months

24

primary nocturnal enuresis

children 5 or older that has never been dry for 6 consecutive months

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treatment for nocturnal enuresis

behavior modification and bedwetting alarms

26

establish a day/night schedule by

2 months

27

can sleep through the night by

4 months

28

hours a 1 yr old should sleep

13 to 14 hours per day

29

sleep training should occur when

4 to 6 months - cry it out

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occur during the firs third of the night and they don't remember them once awake

night terror