COPY: Common Health Problems in Toddlers Quiz

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What is the 3rd most common cause of unintentional injury in children aged 5 to 14 years old?


Which type of burns are caused by strong acids, alkalis, detergents, or solvents?

Chemical burns

What is the second greatest cause of unintentional injury in children aged 1-4 years old?


What is the main characteristic of fine motor development in toddlers?

Feeding themselves and drawing

Which type of burns are caused by external heat sources like hot metals, scalding liquids, steam, and flames?

Thermal burns

What is a common injury type associated with drowning and aspiration in toddlers?


Which treatment is appropriate for lead levels between 10-20 µg/100ml?

Dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA)

What should not be given to patients with peanuts allergy or G6PD deficiency?

Dimercaprol (BAL)

Which theory of Child Maltreatment focuses on the parent's potential to maltreat a child?

Special Parent

What type of injury characterizes Child Maltreatment as involving physical, emotional, or psychological harm?

Intentional injury by one person to another

Who are considered mandatory reporters for reporting suspected Child maltreatment?

Professionals mandated by law

What is the first step in managing poisoning at home?

Call the National Poison Control Center

What are the signs that a child has ingested acetaminophen?

Anorexia, nausea, and vomiting

What should be avoided when a child has ingested a caustic substance?

Inducing vomiting

What are the side effects of administering activated charcoal?

Black stools

What is the antidote for acetaminophen poisoning?


What are the usual agents ingested in poisoning incidents?

Soap, cosmetics, detergents, cleaners, plants, OTC drugs, vitamins, aspirin, acetaminophen, and prescription drugs

Which of the following is a sign of psychological maltreatment in child maltreatment?

Constant belittling, threatening, rejecting, isolating or exploiting a child

Which of the following is not an indicator of physical abuse in child maltreatment?

Gross evidence of trauma in the genitalia

What is the term for a parent who repeatedly brings a child to a health care facility and reports symptoms when the child is well?

Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

Which of the following is an indicator of sexual maltreatment in child maltreatment?

Pregnancy in a young child

Which of the following is a sign of physical neglect in child maltreatment?

Failure to bring child to seek early medical help

Which of the following is not a recommended step in addressing child maltreatment?

Ignore the situation unless it becomes more severe

Which degree of burn involves the epidermis and full extent of dermis, and may require skin grafting?

Third degree burn

What is a common cause of fourth degree burns?


Which burn assessment tool is used to calculate the TBSA (Total Body Surface Area) for children?

Lund and Browder Chart

What is the most common complication of a second-degree burn?


Which of the following is not a component of the Burns Assessment approach?


What is the characteristic appearance of a first-degree burn?

Red, dry, and no blisters

Test your knowledge on common health problems in toddlers including burns, poisoning, child abuse, cerebral palsy, injuries like drowning and aspiration. Explore key aspects of toddler development such as gross motor skills, fine motor skills, sensory/cognitive abilities, language/communication, and social/emotional interactions.

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