Flashcards in Development Deck (19):
How is developmental delay assessed?
developmental age/chronologic age x 100. if less than 70 abnormal
When should the moro reflex disappear?
What occurs at 2 months age?
lift head when prone
hands tightly fisted
What occurs at 4 months age?
rolls over, keeps head lifted
brings hands together at midline, starts reaching
What occurs at 6 months age?
transfers objects from hand to hand
What occurs at 9 months age?
cruising, pulls to stand
uses immature pincer
What occurs at 12 months age?
starting to walk
uses mature pincer
What re the red flags in motor development?
persistent fisting, early pulling to stand, early hand dominance
Describe cognitive development
birth to 2, sensorimotor period
functional play begins at 1
pretend play at 24-30 months
When does object permanence develop?
9 months (also when separation anxiety develops)
When does the process of individuation begin?
How much deafness is inherited?
A child has hearing loss and proteinuria. Suspect...
What is the definition of colic?
crying 3 hours a day more than 3 days a week
What are the measures for treating enuresis?
education, conditioning alarms, DDAVP, imipramine
What is the difference between nightmares and night terrors?
night terrors occur during Stage 4 non REM sleep , child doesn't remember
beyond what age is bedwetting not normal?
What are the weeks during which an infant can be considered full term?