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Date of W.I.C Appointment Jonathan's Age Jonathan's Height Jonathan's Weight Lab Values: Hemoglobin Lab Values: Lead
8/1/05 30 months 35.5 inches 27 lbs 10.3 10.2
5/2/05 27 months 35 inches 26.5 lbs
2/4/05 24 months 34.5 inches 26 lbs
Your first step is to evaluate the anthropometric and biochemical data that is provided in the table above. Do this using the CDC growth grids for infant boys from the day of their birth until they are 36 months old. Plot Jonathan's weight/age, length/age and weight/length in a graph.
1.What do you notice about Jonathan's rate of growth over the past six months?
1. Here are links for the CDC growth grids:
He appears to grow .5 inches every 3 months and put on .5 lbs.