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1
Q

when do children experience the most rapid physical growth?

A

during infancy (year 1)

2
Q

when do children grow in spurts?

A

early childhood (1-4 yrs)

3
Q

what age range is notorious for not going to the doctor?

A

adolescents

4
Q

when is a child considered a neonate?

A

first 28 dys of life

5
Q

when should you assess for APGAR?

A

1 min and 5 min

6
Q

what is the scoring for a newborn with acrocyanosis?

A

1/2

7
Q

what is the score for a newborn with a pulse over 100 bpm?

A

2/2

8
Q

what is the score for a newborn with no reflex irritability (grimace)?

A

0/2

9
Q

what is the score for a newborn with active movement?

A

2/2

10
Q

what is the score for a newborn with slow, irregular breathing?

A

1/2

11
Q

what should be the first step in finding a strange growth reading?

A

repeat the reading

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