Flashcards in Primitive Reflexes and Neuro Exam Deck (12)
Which primitive reflex is in the mesencephalon?
Moro (only one!)
What is the first primitive reflex to develop? When?
Fear Paralysis, in 1st trimester
What inhibits the freeze response?
Which exercise is for the ATNR?
Lizard exercise (homolateral movement seen in lizards)
What exercise is for the Moro?
When does the Moro reflex appear & when should it disappear?
It appears at the 2nd trimester
Disappears at 2-4 months old
When does the Galant reflex emerge & when should it disappear?
emerges at 20 weeks in utero
Disappears at 3-9 months old
What is the exercise for the Galant?
Angels in Snow exercise, jumping jacks?
What is the exercise for TNR?
Head turn toward which side?
toward weak/immature brain side
When does the ATNR emerge? Disappear?
Disappears at 4-6 months