New Ballard Score Maturational Assessment of Gestational Age

Chapter 2: Introduction (Continued)
- Assessing Flexor tone
- Assessment for 20-44 weeks gestational age
- Neuromuscular Assessment
  - Posture
  - Square Window
  - Arm Recoil

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References :
Ballard JL, Khoury JC, Wedig K, et al: New Ballard Score, expanded to include extremely premature
infants. J Pediatrics 1991; 119:417-423.

Neuromuscular Maturity

Physical Maturity