Flashcards in QUIZ 2 - Chapter 12 - Part 3 (Pgs 212-223) Deck (58)
What does PDD stand for?
Pervasive Developmental Disorder
What is the most common PDD?
This is characterized by sever and complex impairments in reciprocal social interaction, communication skills, and the presence of stereotypical behavior, interests, and activities.
______ times as many boys as girls are diagnosed as having autism
Children with autism require a _____ environment and _ expectations
_____ programs such as using stickers works well with kids that have autism
OT Practitioners working with autistic kids need to understand ___ and _________ cues
verbal and non-verbal
Asking a child with autism to choose between only two activities facilitates ______.
OT Practitioners work with children with autism to improve their ability to participate in ________.
areas of occupation
This is the most common neurobehavioral disorder
What does ADHD stand for?
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADHD occurs in males _____ times more than females
Children with ADHD have issues such as these 4 three things
attention, hyperactivity, distractability, and impulsivity
Children with ADHD benefit from _____ and structure
Rett syndrome is a progressive neurologic disorder that occurs only in ______.
What are some of the major characteristics of Rett Syndrome?
abnormal muscle tone
What is a stereotypical pattern of behavior with a child with Rett Syndrome?
What does DCD stand for?
developmental coordination disorder
These kids with this condition have difficulty forming letters quickly and precisely; often manifested in an inability to keep up with classmates
One thing to remember is that we are not focusing solely on the _______. We are primarily focusing on the ____ person.
This system consists of the cardiac (heart and vessels) system, and pulmonary (lungs) system
Conditions that involve the heart and/or vessels
______ heart diseases and ______ are examples of pediatric cardiac health conditions.
Most ped health conditions that involve the heart and major vessels are ________.
CARDIAC - What are ASDs?
Atrial Septal Defects
What are atrial septal defects?
abnormal openings between atria of the heart
Primary symptom of ASD patient?
Preferred med. intervention for ASD?
CARDIAC - What are VSDs?
Ventricular Septal Defects