Pinkbook: Index - Epidemiology of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases The Pink Book: Course Textbook - 13th Edition (2015) Printer friendly version [12 pages] The 13th Edition Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, a.k.a. the "Pink Book," provides physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and others with the most comprehensive information on routinely used vaccines and the diseases they prevent. Six appendices contain a wealth of reference materials including: vaccine minimum ages and intervals, current and discontinued vaccines, vaccine contents, foreign vaccine terms, and more. To view online or download to print specific sections, see links below. - Order a bound copy from the Public Health Foundation Learning Resource Center. - Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine Preventable Diseases Webinar Series Table of Contents View Online, or Download and Print the Pink Book View or Print Chapters Errata, Updates, and Clarifications Top of Page View or Print Appendices Download all the appendices files [10 pages]
Bright Futures: Health Care Professionals Tools and Resources To successfully provide health supervision care to infants, children and adolescents, clinics and practices will want to access current information about health supervision content and practice management. Bright Futures and AAP resources can guide health care providers and administrators to tested management techniques. Bright Futures / AAP Periodicity Schedule. 2014 Bright Futures/AAP Periodicity Schedule and Summary of Changes (247 KB) These guidelines represent a consensus by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and Bright Futures for pediatric preventive care Achieving Bright Futures—Implementation of the ACA Pediatric Prevention Services Provision. Introduction (125 KB) Coding Documents for all well child visits (12.4 MB) Bright Futures Tool and Resource Kit This new tool and resource kit provides materials for health supervision care from infancy through adolescence. White House Obesity Initiative The AAP is proud to join the White House, the U.S.
National Center for Medical Home Implementation | American Academy of Pediatrics Prevention of Weight Gain and Obesity in Adults: a Systematic Review | Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care Summary The Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care concludes that there is insufficient evidence to recommend for or against community-wide cardiovascular disease preventive programs to prevent obesity (I recommendation). The Task Force concludes that there is fair evidence to recommend intensive individual and small group counselling for a reduced calorie or low fat diet to prevent obesity (B Recommendation). The Task Force concludes that there is fair evidence to recommend an intensive individual or structured group program of endurance exercise to prevent obesity (B recommendation). The Task Force concluded that there is insufficient evidence to recommend a program of strength training exercise to prevent obesity. Documents PDF Systematic Review PDF Recommendation Table PDF Selected References