What is routine health follow-up for a normal newborn List the components of the newborn exam and what would be expected Name two
What is routine health follow-up for a normal newborn? List the components of the newborn exam and what would be expected. Name two ‘red flags’ that you would want to follow closely in the newborn period. List any special tests or services you may consider recommending to the caregivers.
Question #2 You have just finished seeing a 10 day old girl for newborn follow-up. Her mother is concerned because the infant has been stiffening up with eye rolling and her urine smells sweet. What are your initial thoughts? What information will you assess from the birth hospital? What are your treatment recommendations? What are the state requirements for your practice location regarding newborn screening results?