Initial discussion response should be 300 words. Response posts must demonstrate topic knowledge and scholarly engagement with peers. This is not the only criteria utilized for evaluation; substantive content is imperative. All questions in the topic must be addressed. Please proofread your response carefully for grammar and spelling. Do not upload any attachments. All responses need to be supported by a minimum of one scholarly resource. Journals and websites must be cited appropriately. In -text Citation and reference must adhere to APA format (6th Ed.).
Select ONE of the questions listed below and create a substantive initial post. Please post the question number you chose in the title of your post. (i.e. Question 2 parent history),Keep in mind the developmental stages.
- Please describe routine periodicity in pediatric healthcare. What are the components of the clinical visit when performing routine periodicity for the preschool age child? In addition, please identify two clinical signs a preschooler is ready to transition to school and which immunizations are due during the preschool timeframe.
- A parent brings her 5-year-old to the clinic. He has been waking every night screaming and crying but does not remember doing this in the morning. What information will be beneficial when completing the Review of Systems? What is your assessment and plan of care for the child? What resources will you provide to the parent? Please detail the clinical rationale for your decisions.