Peabody Developmental Motor Scales
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Peabody Developmental Motor Scales(pē'bŏd″ē, pē′bĭ-dē″),
A standardized performance test of gross and fine motor development for infants and children. The PDMS is suitable for newborns, infants, and children up to 6 years of age. Subtests include reflexes, stationary, locomotion, object manipulation, grasping, and visual-motor manipulation. The PDMS-2 includes both subtests and training and remediation programs.
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