Bright Futures by American Academy of Pediatrics

Genre : Medical
Editor :
Release : 2017-01
ISBN-13 : 1610020227
Hardcover : 650 Pages


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This essential resource provides key background information and recommendations for themes critical to healthy child development along with well-child supervision standards for 31 age-based visits--from Newborn through 21 Years. What's in the Bright Futures Guidelines, Fourth Edition? Twelve health promotion themes addressing - lifelong health for families and communities NEW - family support - health for children and youth with special health care needs NEW - healthy development - mental health - healthy weight - healthy nutrition - physical activity - oral health - healthy adolescent development - healthy and safe use of social media NEW - safety and injury prevention 31 age-based health supervision visits--Newborn to 21 Years All the information and guidance that's needed to give children optimal health outcomes -Context -Health Supervision -History -Surveillance of Development -Review of Systems -Observation of Parent-Child Interaction -Physical Examination -Medical Screening -Immunizations -Anticipatory Guidance What's NEW in the 4th Edition? -Builds upon previous editions with new and updated content that reflects the latest research. -Incorporates evidence-driven recommendations. -Includes three new health promotion themes: -Promoting Lifelong Health for Families and Communities -Promoting Health for Children and Youth With Special Health Care Needs -Promoting the Healthy and Safe Use of Social Media -Includes new screen time recommendations -Provides greater focus on lifelong physical and mental health -Weaves social determinants of health throughout the Visits, allowing health care professionals to consider social factors like food insecurity, violence, and drug use that may affect a child's and family's health -Features updated Milestones of Development and Developmental Surveillance questions -Provides new clinical content that informs health care professionals about the latest recommendations and provides guidance on how to implement them in practice -Maternal depression screening, Safe sleep, Iron supplementation in breast fed infants, Fluoride varnish, Dyslipidemia blood screening -Includes updates to several Adolescent screenings With Bright Futures, health care professionals can accomplish 4 tasks in 18 minutes -Disease detection -Disease prevention -Health promotion -Anticipatory guidance What is Bright Futures? -A set of theory-based, evidence-driven, and systems-oriented principles, strategies, and tools that health care professionals can use to improve the health and well-being of children through culturally appropriate interventions. Bright Futures addresses the current and emerging health promotion needs of families, clinical practices, communities, health systems, and policymakers. -The Bright Futures Guidelines are the blueprint for health supervision visits for all children. -Bright Futures is the health promotion and disease prevention part of the patient-centered medical home. Who can use Bright Futures? -Child health professionals and practice staff who directly provide primary care -Parents and youth who participate in well-child visits -Public Health Professionals -Policymakers -Pediatric Educators -MD Residents

Bright Futures by Katrina Holt

Genre : Medical
Editor : Amer Academy of Pediatrics
Release : 2011
ISBN-13 : 158110555X
Hardcover : 79 Pages


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Bright Futures: Nutrition Pocket Guide, Third Edition, is Bright Futures: Nutrition summarized in a bulleted format highlighting the essentials of nutritional screening, assessment, and supervision for each developmental period. This handy, go-anywhere tool provides ready and easy access to key points from the comprehensive, highly rated book.

Genre :
Editor :
Release : 2002
ISBN-13 : 0044637969
Hardcover : 408 Pages


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Aap Healthy Development And Well Child Support Chart by American Academy of Pediatrics

Genre : Medical
Editor :
Release : 2020-01-15
ISBN-13 : 1610024028
Hardcover : 43 Pages


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Genre : Children
Editor : American Dietetic Associati
Release : 2008
ISBN-13 : 9780880913676
Hardcover : 167 Pages


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This evidence-based tool is a comprehensive guide to nutrition assessment and nutrient requirements of infants and children - from birth to 18 years of age. Screening and risk assessment, anthropometric assessment, health history and development, diet and feeding assessment, assessment of the family environment, and macronutrient and micronutrient requirements are covered. Includes the most recent recommendations of the Expert Committee on the Assessment, Prevention and Treatment of Child and Adolescent Overweight and Obesity.

Pocket Pediatrics by Paritosh Prasad

Genre : Medical
Editor : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release : 2012-02-17
ISBN-13 : 9781451153019
Hardcover : 272 Pages


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Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Pocket Pediatrics follows the style of Pocket Medicine, one of the best-selling references for medical students, interns, and residents. This pocket-sized looseleaf can be used on the wards and by candidates reviewing for pediatric board exams. In bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms, Pocket Pediatrics provides key clinical information about common pediatric problems in cardiology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, nephrology, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, rheumatology, and neurology as well as on the well patient and the patient in the ICU. The six-ring binder resembles the familiar "pocket brain" notebook that most students and interns carry and allows users to add notes.

Performing Preventive Services by Susanne Tanski

Genre : HEALTH & FITNESS
Editor : Amer Academy of Pediatrics
Release : 2010
ISBN-13 : 1581105223
Hardcover : 196 Pages


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Authoritative, evidence-based guidance about the most effective ways to deliver preventive services.

The Harriet Lane Handbook E Book by Johns Hopkins Hospital

Genre : Medical
Editor : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release : 2014-05-01
ISBN-13 : 9780323112468
Hardcover : 1152 Pages


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Trusted by generations of residents and practitioners, The Harriet Lane Handbook remains your first choice for fast, accurate information on pediatric diagnosis and treatment. The first medical reference book written "by residents, for residents" and reviewed by expert faculty at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, it continues to provide the gold standard in point-of-care clinical information for any health care professional treating pediatric patients. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Take advantage of the most dependable drug information available with thoroughly updated, one-of-a-kind Pediatric Formulary providing the standard of pediatric care from the leading pediatric hospital in the world. Trust thoroughly updated content that includes parameters for pediatric and neonatal septic shock; guidelines for acute management of severe traumatic brain injury; a convenient table detailing common genetic tests; a significantly extended collection of radiologic images; expanded mental health coverage; plus much more. Access information easily and quickly with reformatted sections designed make the book easier to use via mobile device.

Encounters With Children by Suzanne D. Dixon

Genre : Medical
Editor : Mosby Incorporated
Release : 2000
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015048832326
Hardcover : 666 Pages


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Electronic version of 2000 text.

Manual Of Ambulatory Pediatrics by Rose W. Boynton

Genre : Medical
Editor : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release : 2009-02
ISBN-13 : 0781788749
Hardcover : 610 Pages


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This pocket-sized manual is a concise, ready reference for well-child care, a compilation of the most common management problems seen in an average pediatric practice, and a drug reference. Part I provides comprehensive guidelines for well-child visits from birth to adolescence along wth management guidelines for common childrearing issues. This part has a new, more streamlined format in the Sixth Edition with an emphasis on prevention. Part II provides management protocols for the most commonly occurring childhood illnesses. This edition includes new material on behavioral problems and common childrearing concerns, childhood obesity, food allergies, ADHD, sleep problems, and peer pressure. Part III provides a concise review of commonly used pharmaceuticals in pediatric practice, using both generic and trade names.