Percentage of body weight a neonate’s head accounts for?
Neonate opens arms wide, spreads the fingers, and grabs at things when startled.
Neonate instinctively turns heard toward whatever side of the cheek you touch.
Neonate’s grasp whatever object is placed in their hand
Neonate’s suckle when lips are stroked.
When does the posterior fontanelle fuse?
When does the anterior fontanelle fuse?
9 - 18 months
By ___ months, infant is able to track objects with eyes and should recognize familiar faces.
At ___ months, infant is able to sit upright and begins to make cooing and babbling sounds.
By _____ months, infant can walk with assistance and knows name.
Bulging fontanelles are indicative of?
Increased intracranial pressure
Sunken fontanelles are indicative of?
Where are epiphyseal plates located?
Either end of long bones
How long after birth do infants maintain their mother’s immunities?
Formation of personal relationship and is based on a secure attachment.
Infant understands the parent or caregiver will respond to their needs.
Show little emotional response and often develop isolated lifestyles where they do not depend on the support and care of others. Caused by infants being repeatedly rejected.
Peaks b/n 10-18 months. Involves clingy behavior and fear of unfamiliar places and/or people
Trust and mistrust
Stage of development that involves and infant’s needs being met by parents or caregivers.
Characteristics at 2 months
Recognizes familiar faces
Tracks objects w/ eyes
Characteristics at 3 months
Brings objects to mouth
Smiles and frowns
Characteristics at 4 months
Reaches out to people
Characteristics at 5 months
Sleeps through the night
Recognizes family members from strangers
Characteristics at 6 months
Speaks one-syllable words
Characteristics at 7 months
Fear of strangers
Characteristics at 8 months
Responds to “no”
Characteristics at 9 mpnths
Pulls up to stand
Places objects in mouth
Characteristics at 10 months
Responds to name
Characteristics at 11 months
Tries to walk w/o help
Frustrated w/ restrictions
Characteristics at 12 months
Vital signs for toddlers
HR : 80 - 140
RR : 22 - 37
Systolic BP : 86 - 106
Vital signs for preschoolers
HR : 65 - 120
RR : 20 - 28
Systolic BP : 89 - 112
Average age for toddlers to complete toilet training?
When is basic language mastered?
Toddlers understand cause and effect at ____ months.
18 to 24
Vital signs of school-age children
HR : 58 - 118
RR : 18 - 25
Systolic BP : 97 - 120
Act to avoid punishment and to get what they want.
Look for approval from peers and society
Decisions guided by their conscience.
Vital signs of adolescent
HR : 50 - 100
RR : 12 - 20
Systolic BP : 110-131
Average human’s world during early adulthood
Current life expectancy
What is the normal tidal volume of a neonate?