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1

Which primitive reflex is in the mesencephalon?

Moro (only one!)

2

What is the first primitive reflex to develop? When?

Fear Paralysis, in 1st trimester

3

What inhibits the freeze response?

Moro? TLR?

4

Which exercise is for the ATNR?

Lizard exercise (homolateral movement seen in lizards)

5

What exercise is for the Moro?

Starfish exercise

6

When does the Moro reflex appear & when should it disappear?

It appears at the 2nd trimester
Disappears at 2-4 months old

7

When does the Galant reflex emerge & when should it disappear?

emerges at 20 weeks in utero
Disappears at 3-9 months old

8

What is the exercise for the Galant?

Angels in Snow exercise, jumping jacks?

9

What is the exercise for TNR?

Cannonball exercise

10

Head turn toward which side?

toward weak/immature brain side

11

When does the ATNR emerge? Disappear?

?
Disappears at 4-6 months

12

What is the only PR that develops outside of the womb? When?

TNR, develops at 5-6 months old as get ready to crawl
should go away by when start walking (~12 months)