Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Pediatrics Mid Term

QuestionAnswer
Define Pediatrics Study of development & care of children & the treatment of childhood diseases
Define growth of children Increase in the size of the body
Define child development Increase in the function of the body
What is the ages of New born growth & development Birth - 2 to 4 weeks
What is the ages of Infant growth & development 4 weeks to 1 year
What is the ages of toddler growth & development 1 yr to 3 yrs
What is the ages of pre school growth & development 3 yrs to 6 yrs
What is the ages of School age child growth & development 6 yrs to 12 yrs
What is the ages of adolescence growth & development 12 yrs to adult
What is the first principle of Growth & Development Occurs in an orderly sequence (Head to Toe)
What is the second principle of Growth & Development Growth is continuous & characterized by spurs of growth & periods of relative rest
What are the growth guidelines for the height of a 0 to 6 month old 1 inch a month
What are the growth guidelines for the height of a 6 month to 1 year old 2/3 of an inch per month
What are the growth guidelines for weight during first year doubles in first 6 months; triples in first year
What does gestational age mean? Length of time in utero (Time mother carries baby)
At how many weeks is a baby considered preterm? Before 37 weeks
At how weeks is a normal term 38 to 42 weeks
At how many weeks is the baby considered postterm 42 weeks and later
What does LGA stand for Large for Gestational Age (Baby is larger then 90% of babies of the same age)
What does SGA stand for Small for Gestational Age (Baby is smaller then 90% of babies the same age)
What does Apgar score represent Assess new borns physical stature at birth
When is the Apgar score taken the first time When baby is one minute old
When is the Apgar score taken the second time When the baby is 3 to 5 minutes old
What is a normal apgar score 7 to 10
What is largest part of a new born the head
What does OFC stand for occipitofrontal head circumference
Why do we measure the occipitofrontal head circumference To access brain growth
What is nornal OFC at birth 13 - 15 inches or 33 - 35.5 cm
What is the medical term for a babies soft spot fontanel
What is a fontanel Soft membranous seams between skull bones
How many fontanels does a baby have Two
What the names of the fontanels Anterior - which is located on the top of the head & posterior at the back of head
At what age does the anterior fontanels close 12 to 18 months
At what age does the posterior fontanel close 6 to 8 weeks
What does molding mean Compression of the head as it moves through birth canal
At what age does an infant develop good head control 4 months
What do infants see best at birth bright lights
When do tears begin to develop 2 months
When can they follow movement with their eyes 2 months
When do they get full eye control 4 months
When do they develope depth perception 9 months
Why are infants & younger children more prone to ear infections then older children Eustachian tube is shorter and more horizontal
What are Mongolian spots Bluish black pigmentation on the lower back, buttocks, anterior trunk, fingers & feet
What ethnic groups does Mongolian spots effect most African, Indian, Hispanic, Asian & Mediterranean decent
What is milia Small pin point white or yellow dots on the forhead, checks, nose & chin
What causes Milia Blocked sweat or oil glands
Why does physiologic jaundice develop Massive destruction of mothers circulating red blood cells
What is jaundice yellow color to skin from elevated billirubin
What is the medical term for baby teeth deciduous teeth
When do deciduous teeth usually begin to erupt 5 to 9 months
What is meconium Medical term for babies first stool
What does meconium look like Black & tary
What is the term for a babies second type of stool Transitional stool / looks yellowish green & seedy like cottage cheese
What is the term for a babies third type of stool milk stool / looks soft brown
At what age does a baby start lifting their head 3 months
At what age does a baby start being able to put their hand to their mouth 3 months
At what age can a baby sit up with support 6 months
At what age does a baby start graping & minipulating objects 6 months
At what age can a baby sit up without support 9 months
At what age does a baby start pulling itself to a standing position 9 months
At what age does a baby start crawling 9 months
At what age does a baby transfer objects from hand to hand 9 months
At what age does a baby begin to build blocks 12 months
At what age does a baby begin to creep, cruise or walk 12 months
At what age does a baby begin to turn pages in a book 12 months
Created by: spawmary