What should an MA provide for children of 12 months?
Stacking blocks or toys
Psychosocial and language development includes what at 18 months?
Preschool phase of development takes place between which birthdays?
3rd and 6th
What age does a child's vision become 20/20?
Pneumovax is available for who?
children and people of all ages whom are at risk, not just those over 60.
What should be included when documenting immunizations for a well child check?
Date of administration
Manufacturer, lot #, exp date of vaccine
Site and route of administration
Name and signature of peron administering vaccine
Length, wiegth, and head circumference measurements are NOT done at what kind of visit?
Sick child check
Acute infectious disease cause by bacillus diptheria- a small parasitic bacterium that leads to severe destructive inflammation of larynx, trachea, and bronchi?
While administering ear drops for a child younger than 3, which direction would you pull the auricle?
down and back
While holding an infant which position includes holding the infant's head, shoulders, and back so they are supported in the MA's non-dominant arm, while the dominant arm slides up and under infant's buttocks?
Which position would the infant's head and neck be supported by the MA's palm and forearm?
When preforming unpleasant procedures on small children and infants you should involve the parent so they can what?
comfort child immediately afterward
Normal heart rate of a 3 month old?
Normal heart rate of a 5 year old?
At approximately what age does the first tooth appear?
Parents should brush the teeth of children until what age?
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends taking a child to their first dental appt by what age?
What is the most common cause of death in children?