Gastrointestinal Tract: Disorders of Motility

Jamie is a 3-month-old female who presents with her mother for evaluation of “throwing up.” Mom reports that Jamie has been throwing up pretty much all the time since she was born. Jamie does not seem to be sick. In fact, she drinks her formula […]

Describe various risk factors or precursors to adolescent pregnancy

Instructions: Adolescent pregnancy is viewed as a high-risk situation because it poses serious health risks for the mother and the baby. Describe various risk factors or precursors to adolescent pregnancy. Research community and state resources devoted in adolescent pregnancy and describe at least two of […]

Engaging With Children and Young People-effective communication

Instructions: As s a nurse practitioner, when engaging with children and young people for more effective communication please discuss three “pearls” that you will utilize in practice involving general and/or specific pediatric populations. Answer: Effective communication helps reduce anxiety and build confidence…….

Developmental Assessment and the School-Aged Child

Question: The needs of the pediatric patient differ depending on age, as do the stages of development and the expected assessment findings for each stage. In a 500-750-word paper, examine the needs of a school-aged child between the ages of 5 and 12 years old […]

Pediatric Primary Care

Question: List three red flags for early child development at age 3 months, 6 months and 12 months. Explain how you as a provider would detect these red flags and what course of action would need to be provided for the child and his/her family. […]