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1

How is developmental delay assessed?

developmental age/chronologic age x 100. if less than 70 abnormal

2

When should the moro reflex disappear?

4 months

3

What occurs at 2 months age?

lift head when prone
hands tightly fisted
cooing

4

What occurs at 4 months age?

rolls over, keeps head lifted
brings hands together at midline, starts reaching

5

What occurs at 6 months age?

sits alone
transfers objects from hand to hand
babbling

6

What occurs at 9 months age?

cruising, pulls to stand
uses immature pincer
jargoning

7

What occurs at 12 months age?

starting to walk
uses mature pincer
1-3 words

8

What re the red flags in motor development?

persistent fisting, early pulling to stand, early hand dominance

9

Describe cognitive development

birth to 2, sensorimotor period
functional play begins at 1
pretend play at 24-30 months

10

When does object permanence develop?

9 months (also when separation anxiety develops)

11

When does the process of individuation begin?

15 months

12

How much deafness is inherited?

80%

13

A child has hearing loss and proteinuria. Suspect...

alport syndrome

14

What is the definition of colic?

crying 3 hours a day more than 3 days a week

15

What are the measures for treating enuresis?

education, conditioning alarms, DDAVP, imipramine

16

What is the difference between nightmares and night terrors?

night terrors occur during Stage 4 non REM sleep , child doesn't remember

17

beyond what age is bedwetting not normal?

5

18

What are the weeks during which an infant can be considered full term?

37-42 weeks

19

From what ages should the posterior fontanelle close?

Shouldn't be open after 4 months