Bright Futures

Bright Futures

An update of the revised Bright Futures Guidelines 3rd edition provides new and revised materials for health supervision to provide better health care, save time, and keep up with changes in family, communities, and society that impact ...

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics

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ISBN: 1610020227

Category: Medical

Page: 650

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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
Categories: Medical

Bright Futures

Bright Futures

"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.

Author: Joseph F. Hagan

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ISBN: 1610020235

Category: Health promotion

Page: 890

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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. The result: better health care, more efficient visits, stronger partnerships with children and families, and better ability to keep up with changes in family, communities, and society that affect a child's health"--Publisher's description.
Categories: Health promotion

Bright Futures

Bright Futures

The guidelines present a detailed framework for health professionals, in partnership with families, to promote the developmental health and well-being of children from birth to young adulthood.

Author: Judith Palfrey

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 1572850701

Category: Medical

Page: 354

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The guidelines present a detailed framework for health professionals, in partnership with families, to promote the developmental health and well-being of children from birth to young adulthood. For each of the 29 recommended health visits (newborn through 21), the guidelines provide key health questions, developmental observations or milestones, scheduled immunizations and screening procedures, and specific guidance for families on anticipated changes their child will experience in the approaching stage of development. Appendices cover the spectrum of screening and developmental concerns ranging from hearing to hypertension, from measurement of growth and body-mass-index to the stages of sexual development.
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Bright Futures

Bright Futures

Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents -- Third Edition is now the authoritative AAP Guidelines for Health Supervision III you've relied on for years is combined with the practical approach ...

Author: Joseph F. Hagan

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ISBN: 1581106793

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Page: 650

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The authoritative AAP Guidelines for Health Supervision III you've relied on for years is combined with the practical approach Bright Futures delivers. Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents -- Third Edition is now the authoritative AAP Guidelines for Health Supervision III you've relied on for years is combined with the practical approach Bright Futures delivers. The result: an updated, highly efficient system to help you provide better health care, save time, and keep up with changes in family, communities, and society that impact child's health.
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Bright Futures

Bright Futures

Author: Pfizer Pediatric Health

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ISBN: OCLC:51259897

Category: Children

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Categories: Children

Bright Futures

Bright Futures

Author: Morris Green

Publisher:

ISBN: 1572850396

Category: Children

Page: 63

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Categories: Children

Bright Futures

Bright Futures

Organized for ease of use, this all-new edition begins with information on several important topices such as physical activitiy, mental health, nutrition, and child development followed by recommended health visits with health promotion ...

Author: Joseph F. Hagan

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 1581102232

Category: Medical

Page: 616

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Organized for ease of use, this all-new edition begins with information on several important topices such as physical activitiy, mental health, nutrition, and child development followed by recommended health visits with health promotion priorities as well as anticipatory guidance. Presenting a detailed framework for health professionals in partnership with families and the community to promote optimal health and development of children ages 0-21.Highlights: * Provides health questions, developmental observations/milestones, screenings, immunizations, and anticipatory guidance for all recommended health visits.* All the most current updates in immunizations and AAP Policy statements * Additional Key tools, health information and appendixes including on CD-ROM.
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Bright Futures

Bright Futures

Author: Morris Green

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ISBN: 157285068X

Category: Children

Page: 70

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Advanced Pediatric Assessment

Advanced Pediatric Assessment

Ensuring that both healthy children and those with special needs because of medical conditions receive an optimal diet to foster growth and ... Bright futures: Guidelines for health supervision of infants, children and adolescents.

Author: Ellen M. Chiocca

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781791656

Category: Medical

Page: 560

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Advanced Pediatric Assessment provides a detailed and comprehensive approach to obtaining the history and physical examination of children. It addresses the unique anatomic and physiologic differences between infants, children and adults so that PNPs, FNPs, and other practitioners can provide an accurate assessment during health and illness. Using a body system framework that highlights developmental and cultural considerations, the book emphasizes the physical and psychosocial principles of growth and development. Advanced Pediatric Assessment carries increased relevance today, with a focus on health promotion and wellness.
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Pediatrics in Practice

Pediatrics in Practice

Bright futures: Guidelines for health supervision of infants, children, and adolescents (2nd ed., rev.). Arlington, VA: National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health. Green, M., Palfrey, J.S., Clark, E.M., & Anastasi, J.M., ...

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Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826127266

Category: Medical

Page: 280

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Pediatrics in Practice is a faculty development health promotion curriculum based on the principles of Bright Futures. Through the resources presented, maternal and child health (MCH) educators can prepare healthcare professionals with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to communicate effectively, partner with, and educate children and families as their advocates to promote health and prevent illness in a time-efficient manner. This innovative curriculum is based on six core concepts that serve as the foundation for effective health encounters: Partnership Communication Health promotion/Illness prevention Time Management Education Advocacy These six concepts provide the tools for building successful partnerships and promoting positive interactions among health professionals, children, and families during health encounters. By learning how to integrate these core concepts into clinical practice, health professionals can be assured that they are delivering time-efficient health promotion services. This curriculum developed in collaboration with Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, and Bright Futures, will be of interest to anyone who cares for pediatric-age children, including all maternal and child health professionals such as pediatricians, nurses, public health specialists, nurse practitioners, physicians' assistants, social workers, dentists, and medical educators. The Pediatrics in Practice publication is accompanied by a supplemental DVD containing background information about Bright Futures, models of best practice, this health promotion curriculum, and scenes from Disney's The Doctor to be used with the Communication module. For Further Information, Please Click Here!
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