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Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale

Pronunciation: braz'el-ton

Definition: a scale used by obstetricians, pediatricians, and pediatric psychologists to assess the sensory, motor, emotional and physical development of the neonate, usually beginning at birth or in the first month of life.

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