Diagnostic Tests for School problems
Diagnostic Test list for School problems:
The list of diagnostic tests
mentioned in various sources as
used in the diagnosis of School problems
- Information/report from school - teacher questionnaire is useful. The teachers may be asked for their perception of a child's academic and developmental strengths and weaknesses, peer relationships and classroom behaviors.
- General appearance and observation
- Looking for any dysmorphic ( abnormality of shape) features of face and body - e.g. fetal alcohol syndrome.
- Physical examination
- A careful physical examination must be performed to exclude any acute or chronic illness
- Neurological examination to look for signs of focal neurological signs and papilledema
- Visual acuity
- Assessment of vision and hearing
- Neurodevelopment assessment - is an important part of the evaluation of children who are thought to have learning difficulties to elicit individual profile of developmental strengths and weaknesses.
- Educational assessment - in order to determine the child's level of academic functioning, preferred learning styles, motivation, concentration and sensitivity to their performance.
- Psychological/Psychiatric assessment - if suspect that psychological factors may be contributing to school problems.
- Pure tone Audiometry - to assess hearing, especially if there is speech delay.
Home Diagnostic Testing
These home medical tests may be relevant to School problems causes:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
- Smoking-Related Disorders: Home Testing:
- Cold & Flu: Home Testing:
Conditions listing medical symptoms: School problems:
The following list of conditions
have 'School problems' or similar
listed as a symptom in our database.
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Conditions listing medical complications: School problems:
The following list of medical conditions have 'School problems'
or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.
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