Growth Charts Available on the Web - Test Your Knowledge

  1. The 2000 CDC clinical growth charts are recommended by CDC to assess growth among children aged 2 years up to 20 years.


    ANSWER: TRUE – That’s correct. The 2000 CDC clinical growth charts are recommended for use in children aged 2 years to 20 years.

     

  2. The clinical CDC growth charts that include the 3rd and 97th percentile curves will be used for most routine clinical applications.


    ANSWER: FALSE – That’s correct. The clinical charts that will be used for most routine clinical applications contain the 5th and the 95th percentile curves.

     

  3. The clinical growth charts contain a data entry box to record patient data and gridlines that are scaled to metric units.


    ANSWER: TRUE – That’s correct.