Answer to Pediatric Question

 

2-weeks, 6-months, and 12-months are the milestone markers for birth weight measurements.  A child should:

  • Regain their birth weight by 2-weeks

  • Double their birth weight by 6-months

  • Triple their birth weight by 12-months

 

giphy

 

Reference

McGahren ED, Wilson WG.  Pediatric Recall.  4th ed. Baltimore, MD.  LWW. 2010.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s