Vital signs measured in medicine include blood pressure, pulse rate, and respiratory rate. The normal range for pediatric vital signs for infants and children is different than that of adults. Charts show the normal vital signs at various ages.
Babies grow and develop rapidly over the first year of life, reaching a number of physical, mental, emotional, verbal, and social milestones. These milestones generally occur at the same rate and in the same order among all infants.