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1

At what age is lying expected and how should it be handled?

School age

Confront the child in a positive way

2

At what age should a child be able to use a spoon?

15 - 17 months

3

At what age is "innocent stealing" expected?

Preschool age

4

At what age is there a "marked expansion" of the child's outside world?

School age

5

At what age is humor and formal thought part of the cognitive development?

Adolescence

6

Which stage includes parent/child conflict as a feature?

Younger adolescence

7

What does fine pitting of nails strongly suggest?

Psoriasis

8

What are two derm conditions which are helped by sun exposure?

Psoriasis
Pityriasis rosea

9

What is the only oral anti-diabetic medication approved for use in children?

Metformin / glucophage

10

For what disease are anti-endomysial and anti-gliadin antibodies tests used?

celiac disease

11

Pattern of rash in Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

By day 2 or 3, petechial rash starts on wrists and ankles and spreads towards trunk.

Includes soles and palms.

12

What STD is associated with treponemes?

syphilis

13

What might a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor treat?

closed angle (acute) glaucoma

14

What are the #1 and #2 bacterial pathogens responsible for childhood community acquired pneumonia?

Is it the same in adults?

#1 - Haemophilus influenzae
#2 - Streptococcus pneumoniae

(the reverse is true in adults)

15

What are the guiding principles for prioritizing diagnostics and treatment?

use
LEAST EXPENSIVE
LEAST INVASIVE
first

16

For what condition might Lugol's solution be used?

HYPERthyroid

17

Leading cancer killer of men and women combined?

Lung cancer

18

Second leading cancer killer of men and women combined?

Colorectal cancer