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1

What do we view in physical examination?

Hydration, body hair, skin, body symmetry, body formation

2

What are common landmarks of first week of life?

Sleep 80% of the time, nursing 2-4hrs, motor skills, sex determination, response to stimuli

3

Second week of life landmarks?

Begin to crawl, double birth weight, eyes and ear canals open

4

Where do we draw blood on neonates?

Jugular

5

How do we get urine samples on neonates?

Manual expression, not cysto

6

When taking radiographs, what do we change?

Reduce kvp of half adult

7

At what age are neonates temperature that of an adults?

6 weeks

8

What are signs of hypothermia?

Restless,lethargic, cool to touch, decreased vitals

9

What causes fading neonate syndrome?

Poor management, poor nutrition, infections, environmental conditions, defects

10

What are symptoms of fading neonate syndrome?

Emaciation, anorexia, lethargy, defects, death

11

What is important for orphan care?

Clean, dry housing, warmth, good nutrition, eight daily and track, track temperature

12

What equipment is needed for exam of young?

Stethoscope, thermometer, warm, clean surface