Bright Futures 4th Edition Guidelines Now Available

Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents, 4th Edition is now available. It is an essential resource that provides healthcare professionals​ with updated background and recommendations for pediatric health promotion, health supervision, and anticipatory guidance for 31 age-based visits. The 4th Edition builds upon previous editions with thoroughly revised and updated content that reflects the latest research. It presents a new focus ​on the social determinants of health and on lifelong physical and mental health. The Bright Futures/AAP Periodicity Schedule​ presents in chart form the screenings, assessments, physical examinations and procedures recommended for each age-based visit.