American Academy of Pediatrics
This updated resource is purpose-built for bringing the revised ADHD recommendations to your practice. Caring for Children With ADHD: A Resource Toolkit for Clinicians, 2nd Edition, provides more than 40 tools to help you deliver these services to patients and family members.
Item #: CD0063
ISBN 13: 978-1-58110-578-0
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Keep your practice on the cutting edge of ADHD care!
Caring for Children With ADHD
A Resource Toolkit for Clinicians, 2nd Edition
Includes Spanish & English tools!
Published in November 2011, the revised “ADHD: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents” updates the AAP recommendations for day-to-day care of patients with ADHD. It is complemented by an interactive "Overview of the ADHD Care Process" algorithm that provides step-by-step guidance for implementing the guidelines recommendations
Caring for Children With ADHD: A Resource Toolkit for Clinicians, 2nd Edition bring these updated AAP recommendations to your practice. It provides a full set of ready-to-use problem-solvers for
· Assessment and diagnosis
· Treatment and medication
· Monitoring and follow-up
· Parent education and support
· Coding and payment
Included is a full suite of care-enhancing, time-saving tools—all right at your fingertips
Enjoy instant access to more than 40 practice-tested tools—many in English and Spanish—on one convenient CD-ROM. The ADHD toolkit components have been evaluated and refined based on input from the AAP Quality Improvement Innovation Network (QuIIN). This group of practicing pediatricians and their staff seeks to improve the translation of evidence-based medicine into practice by implementing tools, strategies, and innovations prior to use by the wider pediatric community. Some of the tools on this updated resource include:
· Initial evaluation form
· Assessment scales
· Symptom checklists
· Sample management plans
· Medication dosing recommendations
· Medication monitoring tools
· Behavior tracking tools
· Teacher report forms
· Tools for improving communication with Spanish-speaking parents
· Parent education and support materials
· Coding and payment how-tos
Updated and expanded to help you deliver state-of-the-art ADHD care
} NEW broader scope—Expanded age coverage of 4 to 18 years.
} NEW focus on comorbid conditions—Tools have been added for identification, assessment, diagnosis, and management of common mental health symptoms, inattention, impulsivity, and more.
} NEW monitoring and follow-up tools—Includes expanded resources for medication management and documentation.
} NEW ADHD care process algorithm—Guides you in implementing the revised AAP recommendations.
} NEW parent resources—Includes information on new behavioral therapies and complementary and alternative medicine.
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