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Head Circumference - One of the first things to assess when evaluating the head of the newborn is the Occipital Frontal Circumference (OFC). This simple measurement may be the first clue to an underlying problem. The 50th percentile for OFC of a term newborn is 34 cm, so for the infant above who had a normal weight and length for a term infant (near 50th %ile for age), a measurement of 30.5 cm is strikingly abnormal (<< 10th %ile for age). Further evaluation is indicated here; head imaging, s...

I’ve broken down the 8 nclex categories and made it really simple for you to understand. This will help you prepare yourself and study better. I divided the 8 categories based on which has a higher percentage of questions on nclex [you can find this in any nclex-rn review book]. I calculated how many questions would fall in each category based on a minimum of 75 questions. Here it is: 1- Management of Care 13-19% [12 questions]. These are high level questions. It includes [but not limited

I’ve broken down the 8 nclex categories and made it really simple for you to understand. This will help you prepare yourself and study better. I divided the 8 categories based on which has a higher percentage of questions on nclex [you can find this in any nclex-rn review book]. I calculated how many questions would fall in each category based on a minimum of 75 questions. Here it is: 1- Management of Care 13-19% [12 questions]. These are high level questions. It includes [but not limited

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Head Circumference - One of the first things to assess when evaluating the head of the newborn is the Occipital Frontal Circumference (OFC). This simple measurement may be the first clue to an underlying problem. The 50th percentile for OFC of a term newborn is 34 cm, so for the infant above who had a normal weight and length for a term infant (near 50th %ile for age), a measurement of 30.5 cm is strikingly abnormal (<< 10th %ile for age). Further evaluation is indicated here; head imaging, s...

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