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name the pediatric stages and the ages that correspond to each. in regard to the birth history, what will put newborns at a higher risk for somatic dysfxn? If the infant has difficulty latching on to the nipple or learning to suck, cries excessively or is inconsolable, ar ches back repeating, throwing head back, and/ when doing a structural obser vation and evaluation what is different compared to adults? what else do you check in the structural obser vation of children? define internal and external rotation of the temporal bone. describe the skeleton a of a neonate. what happens to the Cervical spine as the baby ages. Describe the age and what skeletal component develops at sitting up, ambulation, long bone growth, and what happens up until 25yrs. cranial base somatic dysfunction If they are: breech, transverse lie, face presentation; C ephalpelvic disp roportion; firstborn infants, if the labor needed oxytocin, if it was a long or difficult Neonatal(up to 1month); Infant (1-12months); Child (1-13 yrs); adolescent (13-?) start of puberty to adulthood with an externally rotated temporal bone the mastoid is posteromedial (less prominent) and internal - the mastoid tip is anterolateral (more prominent) check for symmetry or if one fingertip is posteromedial to the other; also check the temporal bone (for internal and external rotation) and check the sacrum for you do ROM regionally whereas in adults you do ROM segmentally. Also, there is no bony mastoid to use as a landmark for the SCM; A child starts sitting up at 8-9months and develops a thoracic kyphosis; child begins to ambulate at 13-60months and develops a lumbar lordosis; long bone as the child begins to hold up its own head, the spinal C-curve increases neonates have mostly cartilaginous articulations, bones are at maximal flexibility, and there is a minimal C-curve of the spine. what allows the head of a neonate to go through the birth canal?... View Full Document

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