Child Growth and Development

Pediatric Immunizations


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Redbook Online. Immunization Schedules for 2020. https://redbook.solutions.aap.org/selfserve/ssPage.aspx?SelfServeContentId=Immunization_Schedules


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Recommended Child and Adolescents Immunization Schedule for ages 18 Years and Younger, United States. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/hcp/imz/child-adolescent.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). ACIP Vaccine Recommendations and Guidelines. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/acip-recs/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Preventing and managing adverse reactions. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/acip-recs/general-recs/adverse-reactions.html


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., eds. (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Martin, M., Marlow, M., Moore, K, & Patel, M. (2018). Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for use of a third dose of mumps virus- containing vaccine in persons at increased risk for mumps during an outbreak. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 67(1). 33-38. https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6701a7.htm


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System. (n.d.). https://vaers.hhs.gov


Sexual Maturity Rating


Bickley, L. (2016). Bates’ Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking. (12th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.


Emmanuel, M. & Bokor, B.R. (2019). Tanner Stages. Stat pearls. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK470280/


Hollier, A (Ed.). (2018). Sexual Maturity. In: Clinical Guidelines in Primary Care. (3rd ed.) Advanced Practice Education Associates.


Kaplowitz, P. B. (2019). Precocious Puberty. Medscape. https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/924002-overview


Moses, S. (n.d.). Precocious Puberty. Family Practice Notebook. https://fpnotebook.com/Endo/Sex/PrcsPbrty.htm


Moses, S. (n.d.). Male Tanner Stage. Family Practice Notebook. https://fpnotebook.com/Endo/Exam/MlTnrStg.htm


Moses, S. (n.d.). Female Tanner Stage. Family Practice Notebook. https://fpnotebook.com/endo/exam/fmltnrstg.htm


Newborn


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Car Seats: Information for Families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Hagan, J.F., Shaw, J.F., Duncan, P.M. (Eds.) Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. (4th ed.). American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Practice and Ambulatory Medicine and Bright Futures Periodicity Schedule Workshop. (2020). Recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks, D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO growth standards are recommended for use in the U.S. for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.) Safe to Sleep. https://safetosleep.nichd.nih.gov/


Wambach, K., Riordan, J. (2019). Breastfeeding and Human Lactation (6th ed.). Jones and Bartlett.


Two Months


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Car Seats: Information for Families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Hagan, J.F., Shaw, J.F., Duncan, P.M. (Eds.) Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. (4th ed.). American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Practice and Ambulatory Medicine and Bright Futures Periodicity Schedule Workshop. (2020). Recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks, D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO growth standards are recommended for use in the U.S. for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.) Safe to Sleep. https://safetosleep.nichd.nih.gov/


Wambach, K., Riordan, J. (2019). Breastfeeding and Human Lactation (6th ed.). Jones and Bartlett.


Four Months


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Guidelines and Pocket Guide. (4th ed.). https://brightfutures.aap.org/Bright%20Futures%20Documents/BF4_POCKETGUIDE.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics (2019). Car Seats: information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. Pediatrics. 143(3). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-3971


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics. 138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2018). Congenital heart defects information for health care providers. https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/heartdefects/hcp.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO Growth Standards for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., Eds. (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.) Safe to Sleep. https://safetosleep.nichd.nih.gov/


Wambach, K. & Riordan, J. (2019). Breastfeeding and Human Lactation (6th ed.). Jones and Bartlett.


Six Months


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Guidelines and Pocket Guide. (4th ed.). https://brightfutures.aap.org/Bright%20Futures%20Documents/BF4_POCKETGUIDE.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics (2019). Car Seats: information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. Pediatrics. 143(3). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-3971


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2018). Congenital heart defects information for health care providers. https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/heartdefects/hcp.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO Growth Standards for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., Eds. (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.) Safe to Sleep. https://safetosleep.nichd.nih.gov/


Wambach, K. & Riordan, J. (2019). Breastfeeding and Human Lactation (6th ed.). Jones and Bartlett.


Nine Months


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Guidelines and Pocket Guide. (4th Ed.). https://brightfutures.aap.org/Bright%20Futures%20Documents/BF4_POCKETGUIDE.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics (2019). Car Seats: information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. Pediatrics. 143(3). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-3971


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2018). Congenital heart defects information for health care providers. https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/heartdefects/hcp.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO Growth Standards for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., Eds. (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.) Safe to Sleep. https://safetosleep.nichd.nih.gov/


Wambach, K. & Riordan, J. (2019). Breastfeeding and Human Lactation (6th ed.). Jones and Bartlett.


Twelve Months


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Guidelines and Pocket Guide. (4th ed.). https://brightfutures.aap.org/Bright%20Futures%20Documents/BF4_POCKETGUIDE.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Car Seats: information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. Pediatrics. 143(3). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-3971


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2018). Congenital heart defects information for health care providers. https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/heartdefects/hcp.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO Growth Standards for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., Eds. (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett.


Shaw, B. & Segal, L. (2016). Evaluation and referral for developmental dysplasia of the hip in infants. Pediatrics, 138(6), e1-e11. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-3107


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.) Safe to Sleep. https://safetosleep.nichd.nih.gov/


Wambach, K. & Riordan, J. (2019). Breastfeeding and Human Lactation (6th ed.). Jones and Bartlett.


Fifteen Months


American Academy of Pediatrics (2019). Car seats: information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Hagan, J.F., Shaw, J.S., Duncan, P.M. (Eds). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children and Adolescents. (4th ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Recommendations for pediatric preventive healthcare. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/138/5/e20162938


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (2018). Fluoride therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO growth standards are recommended for use in the U.S. for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Center for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunizations Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Cotter, S.A., Cyert, L.A., Miller, J.M., & Quinn, G.E. (2015). Vision screening for children 36 to <72 months: recommended practices. Optometry and Vision Science. 92(1), 6-16. doi: 10.1097/OPX.0000000000000429


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: Fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 26(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. (4th Ed.) Jones & Bartlett Learning.


Shaw, B. & Segal, L. (2016). Evaluation and referral for developmental dysplasia of the hip in infants. Pediatrics, 138(6), e1-e11. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-3107


Eighteen Months


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Guidelines and Pocket Guide. (4th Ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Periodicity Schedule. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Car Seat: Information for Families 2019. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). 2017 recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. Pediatrics. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2017-0254


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. (2018). Fluoride therapy. The Reference Manual of Pediatric Dental Therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Center for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Center for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Cotter, S.A., Cyert, L.A., Miller, J.M., & Quinn, G.E. (2015). Vision screening for children 36 to <72 months: recommended practices. Optometry and Vision Science. 92(1), 6-16. doi: 10.1097/OPX.0000000000000429


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: Fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 36(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Dang, S. (2014). Testing Children for Color Blindness. American Academy of Ophthalmology. http://www.geteyesmart.org/eyesmart/eye-health-news/testing-children-for-color-blindness.cfm


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The Role of the Pediatrician in Primary Prevention of Obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Durbin, D.R., Hoffman, B. D., and Council on Injury, Violence and Poison Prevention. (2018). Child passenger safety. Pediatrics. 142(5), E2018-e2460.


Ferri, F. (2019). Ferri’s 2019 Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia: Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24nd ed.). New York: McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Hughes, H.K. & Kahl, L.K. (2018). The Harriet Lane Handbook. (21st ed.). Elsevier.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


Robins, D., Fein, D., & Barton, M. (2009). Modified Checklist or Autism in Toddlers revised (MCHAT-R). https://cms.m-chat.org/LineagenMChat/media/Lineagen-M-Chat-Media/mchatDOTorg.pdf


Shaw, B. & Segal, L. (2016). Evaluation and referral for developmental dysplasia of the hip in infants. Pediatrics, 138(6), e1-e11.


Two Years


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Guidelines and Pocket Guide. (4th Ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Car Seat: Information for Families 2019. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Recommendations for pediatric preventive healthcare. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. (2018). Fluoride therapy. The Reference Manual of Pediatric Dental Therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Center for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Center for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Cotter, S.A., Cyert, L.A., Miller, J.M., & Quinn, G.E. (2015). Vision screening for children 36 to <72 months: recommended practices. Optometry and Vision Science. 92(1), 6-16. doi: 10.1097/OPX.0000000000000429


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: Fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 36(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Dang, S. (2014). Testing Children for Color Blindness. American Academy of Ophthalmology. http://www.geteyesmart.org/eyesmart/eye-health-news/testing-children-for-color-blindness.cfm


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The Role of the Pediatrician in Primary Prevention of Obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Durbin, D.R., Hoffman, B. D., and Council on Injury, Violence and Poison Prevention. (2018). Child passenger safety. Pediatrics. 142(5), E2018-e2460.


Ferri, F. (2019). Ferri’s 2019 Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia: Elsevier Health Sciences


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). New York: McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Hughes, H.K. & Kahl, L.K. (2018). The Harriet Lane Handbook. (21st ed.). Elsevier.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


Robins, D., Fein, D., & Barton, M. (2009). Modified Checklist or Autism in Toddlers revised (MCHAT-R). https://cms.m-chat.org/LineagenMChat/media/Lineagen-M-Chat-Media/mchatDOTorg.pdf


Shaw, B. & Segal, L. (2016). Evaluation and referral for developmental dysplasia of the hip in infants. Pediatrics, 138(6), e1-e11.



Three Years


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Pocket Guide: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children and Adolescents. (4th ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Car Seats: Information for Families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Communications and the Media. (2013). Children, Adolescents and the Media. Pediatrics. 132(5), 958-961 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-2656


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. (2018). Fluoride therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunizations Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO growth standards for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 36(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Philadelphia: Elsevier.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., eds. (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). New York: McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014. U.S. Government Printing Office.


Four Years


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Pocket Guide: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children and Adolescents. (4th ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Car Seats: Information for Families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Practice and Ambulatory Medicine and Bright Futures Periodicity Schedule Workgroup. (2020). Recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Communications and the Media. (2013). Children, Adolescents and the Media. Pediatrics. 132(5), 958-961 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-2656


American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: updated 2016 recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environment. Pediatrics.138(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2938


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. (2018). Fluoride therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunizations Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Growth charts for birth through 36 months. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010). WHO growth standards for infants and children 0 to 2 years of age. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 36(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Philadelphia: Elsevier.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., eds. (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). New York: McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014. U.S. Government Printing Office.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Safe to Sleep. https://safetosleep.nichd.nih.gov/


Five and Six Years


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Car seat information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., Eds. Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Recommendations for pediatric preventive healthcare. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics. (n.d.) Family Media Plan. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/media/Pages/default.aspx


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. (2018). Fluoride therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Clinical growth charts. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 26(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1), e275-e292. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558 l


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. (2013). Expert Panel on Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents: Summary Report. http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/guidelines/current/cardiovascular-health-pediatric-guidelines/summary#chap1


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. (4th Ed.) Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services. U.S. Government Printing Office.


Seven and Eight Years


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Car seat information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., Eds. Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Recommendations for pediatric preventive healthcare. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics. (n.d.) Family Media Plan. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/media/Pages/default.aspx


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. (2018). Fluoride therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Clinical growth charts. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 26(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1), e275-e292. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558 l


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. (2013). Expert Panel on Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents: Summary Report. http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/guidelines/current/cardiovascular-health-pediatric-guidelines/summary#chap1


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. (4th ed.) Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services. U.S. Government Printing Office.


Nine and Ten Years


American Academy of Pediatrics (2020). Car seat information for families. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/Pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P., Eds. Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Recommendations for pediatric preventive healthcare. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics. (n.d.) Family Media Plan. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/media/Pages/default.aspx


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (2018). Fluoride therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Clinical growth charts. http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 26(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1), e275-e292. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558 l


Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill.


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. (2013). Expert Panel on Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents: Summary Report. http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/guidelines/current/cardiovascular-health-pediatric-guidelines/summary#chap1


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. (4th Ed.) Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services. U.S. Government Printing Office.


Early Adolescence


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2018). Bright Futures Tool and Resource Kit. (2nd Ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics. https://brightfutures.aap.org/Pages/default.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2018). Bright Futures: Medical Screening Reference Table. Adolescence Visits. https://brightfutures.aap.org/Bright%20Futures%20Documents/MSRTable_AdolVisits_BF4.pdf#search=Medical%20Screening%20Reference%20Table%2E%20Adolescent%20Visits


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2015). Bright Futures Nutrition and Pocket Guide. (3rd Ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2019). Bright Futures Guidelines and Pocket Guide. (4th Ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2014). Policy Statement. Contraception for adolescents. Pediatrics. 134 (4): e1244-e1256. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2014-2299


American Academy of Pediatrics. (n.d.) Family media plan. Healthy Children. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/media/Pages/default.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2020). Periodicity Schedule. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). 2017 recommendations for preventive pediatric health care. Pediatrics. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2017-0254


American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. (2018). Fluoride therapy. The Reference Manual of Pediatric Dental Therapy. https://www.aapd.org/globalassets/media/policies_guidelines/bp_fluoridetherapy.pdf


American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists. (2017). Adolescent health care. https://www.acog.org/About-ACOG/ACOG-Departments/Adolescent-Health-Care


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks. D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). Elsevier.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Clinical growth charts. https://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Center for Disease Control and Prevention. (2019). Immunization Schedules https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 36 (2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Dang, S. (2014). Testing Children for Color Blindness. American Academy of Ophthalmology. http://www.geteyesmart.org/eyesmart/eye-health-news/testing-children-for-color-blindness.cfm


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136 (1), e275-e292. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558


Durbin, D. R., Hoffman, B. D., and Council on Injury, Violence and Poison Prevention. (2018). Child passenger safety. Pediatrics. 142 (5), e2018-e2460. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-2460.


Ferri, F. (2019). Ferri’s 2019 Clinical Advisor. Elsevier.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P. (Eds.) (2017). Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill Education.


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Expert Panel on Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents. (2013). http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-pro/guidelines/current/cardiovascular-health-pediatric-guidelines/summary#chap1


Richardson, B. (2018). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. (4th Ed.) Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force.(2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. https://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/guide/index.html


Middle Adolescence


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Adolescence tools. In: Bright Futures Tool and Resource Kit. American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2015). Guideline on adolescent oral health care. In: Bright Futures: Nutrition and pocket guide. (3rd ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2014). Policy statement. Contraception for adolescents. Pediatrics. 134(4): e1244-e1256. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2014-2299


American Academy of Pediatrics. (n.d.) Family Media Plan. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/media/Pages/default.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Practice and Ambulatory Medicine and Bright Futures Periodicity Schedule Workgroup. (2020). Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Communications and Media. (2013). Children, adolescents and the media. Pediatrics. 132(5), 958-961. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-2656


American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Committee on Adolescent Health Care. (2017). Counseling adolescents about contraception. Committee Opinion No. 710. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 130, e74-e80. https://www.acog.org/clinical/clinical-guidance/committee-opinion/articles/2017/08/counseling-adolescents-about-contraception


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks, D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2019). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Clinical Growth Charts. https://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). HPV Vaccines: vaccinating your preteen or teen. https://www.cdc.gov/hpv/parents/vaccine.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: Fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 36(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558

Durbin, D., Hoffman, B., and the Council on Injury, Violence and Poison Prevention. (2018). Child Passenger Safety. Pediatrics. 142(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-2460


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Expert Panel on Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents. (2013). Summary Report. https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/node/80308

Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P. (Eds.). 2017. Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014. U.S. Government Printing Office. https://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/guide/index.html


Late Adolescence


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2017). Adolescence tools. In: Bright Futures Tool and Resource Kit. American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2015). Guideline on adolescent oral health care. In: Bright Futures: Nutrition and pocket guide. (3rd ed.) American Academy of Pediatrics.


American Academy of Pediatrics. (2014). Policy statement. Contraception for adolescents. Pediatrics. 134(4): e1244-e1256. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2014-2299


American Academy of Pediatrics. (n.d.) Family Media Plan. https://www.healthychildren.org/English/media/Pages/default.aspx


American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Practice and Ambulatory Medicine and Bright Futures Periodicity Schedule Workgroup. (2020). Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care. https://downloads.aap.org/AAP/PDF/periodicity_schedule.pdf


American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Communications and Media. (2013). Children, adolescents and the media. Pediatrics. 132(5), 958-961. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-2656


American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Committee on Adolescent Health Care. (2017). Counseling adolescents about contraception. Committee Opinion No. 710. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 130, e74-e80. https://www.acog.org/clinical/clinical-guidance/committee-opinion/articles/2017/08/counseling-adolescents-about-contraception


Burns, C.E., Brady, M.A., Blosser, C., Starr, N.B, Dunn, A.M., & Garzon Maaks, D.L. (2016). Pediatric Primary Care. (6th ed). W.B. Saunders.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2019). Immunization Schedules. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). Clinical Growth Charts. https://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/clinical_charts.htm


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017). HPV Vaccines: vaccinating your preteen or teen. https://www.cdc.gov/hpv/parents/vaccine.html


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). TB in Children in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/tb/topic/populations/TBinChildren/default.htm


Dalal, M, Clark, M, & Quinonez, R. (2019). Pediatric oral health: Fluoride use recommendations. Contemporary Pediatrics. 36(2). https://www.contemporarypediatrics.com/pediatrics/pediatric-oral-health-fluoride-use-recommendations


Daniels, S., & Hassnik, S. (2015). The role of the pediatrician in primary prevention of obesity. Pediatrics. 136(1). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-1558

Durbin, D., Hoffman, B., and the Council on Injury, Violence and Poison Prevention. (2018). Child Passenger Safety. Pediatrics. 142(5). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-2460


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Expert Panel on Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents. (2013). Summary Report. https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/node/80308

Ferri, F. (2020). Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020. Elsevier Health Sciences.


Hagan, J., Shaw, J., & Duncan, P. (Eds.). 2017. Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents (4th ed). American Academy of Pediatrics.


Hay, W.W., Levin, M.J., Deterding, R.R. & Abzug, M.J. (2018). Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics. (24th ed.). McGraw Hill Education Lange.


Richardson, B. (2020). Pediatric Primary Care. Practice Guidelines for Nurses. Jones & Bartlett Learning.


United States Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014. U.S. Government Printing Office. https://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/guide/index.html










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