These tables compare the recommendations of the major existing clinical guidelines for middle childhood and adolescence, identifying areas of convergance and differences. The tables review more than 50 topics, such as diet, emotional well-being, hearing, oral health, sleep patterns, and unintentional injury. There are two versions: full and condensed.
December 30, 2004
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Over the last five years, NAHIC has created a series of Fact Sheets on adolescent and young adult health that are concise and easy to use. Access all nine.
This 1998 report reviewed over 1,000 adolescent health policy recommendations which were developed by government agencies, private foundations, and various task forces and commissions. It identifies consensus policy priorities and strategies for implementation; delineates critical barriers that may impede implementation; and highlights policy areas.
This 2006 paper is intended to inform policymakers, health professionals, health insurance purchasers, beneficiaries, young adults and their families about the health status and coverage issues young adults face as they strive to reach self-sufficiency.
This 2003 article examines the current experience of school-based health centers in meeting the needs of children and adolescents, changes over time in services provided and program sponsorship, and program adaptations to the changing medical marketplace.
California Initiative to Improve Adolescent Health by the Year 2010 (CIIAH) provides a long-range vision for improving the health and well-being of California’s youth,