A mother comes in with 9-month-old girl. The infant is 68.5cm in
length (25th percentile per CDC growth chart), weighs 6.75kg (5th
percentile per CDC growth chart), and has a head circumference of 43cm
(25th percentile per CDC growth chart). Describe the developmental markers a nurse should assess for a
9-month-old female infant. Discuss the recommendations you would give
the mother. Explain why these recommendations are based on
evidence-based practice.