Title

Screenings for Infants & Young Children

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

10-31-2018

Comments

Presentation: 41:23

Abstract

Learning Objectives

    • Know the recommended preventive screenings and services for infants and young children up to age 5 years
    • Review the differences in recommendations from the AAFP, AAP, USPSTF
    • Understand when to screen for developmental delay and autism
    • Recognize when to screen for lead level and anemia
    • Review the importance of fluoride for dental care
    • Understand why it is important to provide vision screening
    • Review the evidence behind the recommendations

Roadmap What are screening tests? Review some recommended screenings
  • Developmental screening
  • Autism screening
  • Lead screening
  • Iron deficiency anemia screening
  • Fluoride
  • Vision, blood pressure
Importance and goal of screenings How to screen Recommendations from AAFP compared to AAP Evidence behind the recommendations

Language

English

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