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Flashcards in T3-Blueprint: Reflexes and Posturing Deck (11):
1

Moro reflex

Startle

2

Walking reflex

Stepping

3

Plantar reflex

Stroke foot and toes curl

4

Babinski reflex

Stroke side of feet and toes fan out

5

Galant reflex

Infant swing to the side that is stroked

6

Rooting reflex

Turn face toward stimulus and makes sucking motions with mouth

7

Tonic neck

Fencing

8

If patient is doing decorticate position, where is their injury?

Cerebral cortex/above the brainstem

9

What is decorticate positioning?

Turn toward cord

10

If a patient is doing decerebrate position, where is their injury?

Midbrain or brainstem

11

What happens in decerebrate position?

Limbs turned out

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