April 3, 2012

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Pediatric Nursing

Category: Pediatric Nursing
Physical growth slows considerably during toddlerhood. The average weight gain is 1.8 to 2.7 kg (4 to 6 pounds) per year. The average weight at 2 years of age is 12 kg (26.5 pounds). The birth weight is quadrupled by 2½ years of age.