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Pediatrics Study Guide Exam 1 Introduction to Pediatrics Health Assessment - Therapeutic Communication Techniques o Active listening o Using open-ended questions o Eliminating barriers to communication o Establishing a medical home Special Needs - Development may be delayed o Infant: may fail to develop a sense of trust and bonding o Toddle: may have difficulty developing autonomy o Preschooler: may have difficulty achieving industry o Adolescent: may have difficult forming a sense of self-identity relative to peers Pain Management Pediatric Pain Assessment Tools - FACES pain rating scale (ages 3+, emoticon-like faces) - Oucher pain rating scale (ages 3+, actual photos of children, must know number values) - Poker chip tool (uses 1 to 4 poker chips to describe pain) - Word-graphic rating scale (ages 8 to 15, child selects pain rating) - Numeric scale- 8 years old or older
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