Lifespan final flashcards

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  1. Down syndrome means that the pt has an extra _ chromosome
    21
  2. During which period of prenatal development does structural development (skin, nervous system, organs) of the embryo take place?
    Embryonic
  3. What is the perfect APGAR score?
    10
  4. What is the main factor of prematurity which places a child most at risk for medical and developmental complications?
    low birth weight
  5. What does APGAR measure?
    • Appearance (skin color)
    • Pulse
    • Grimace (or cry)
    • Activity (muscle activity; reflex)
    • Respiration
  6. What is the principle that states that growth follows a pattern that gebins with head and upper body?
    cephalocaudal
  7. The back to sleep program's goal is to decrease the incidence of what?
    SIDS
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