Futures in Practice: Nutrition
Bright Futures Nutrition 3rd Edition
The newly revised and updated 3rd edition of Bright Futures Nutrition helps you help patients and families build the foundation for lifelong health with sound eating practices. Plus, the Pocket Guide Handy go-anywhere tool provides ready access to key points from the comprehensive Bright Futures: Nutrition. Bulleted format highlights the essentials of nutritional screening, assessment, and supervision for each developmental period. For more information or to order, visit the AAP Bookstore
note that Bright
Futures in Practice: Nutrition (2nd
ed.) (2002) is out of print. However,
you can view the PDF files by using the link below.
Futures in Practice: Nutrition (2nd ed.) is
designed for health professionals including physicians,
nurses, dietitians, social workers, dentists, and others.
The information in the guide can also be adapted for
use with families.
prevention and early recognition of nutrition concerns
appropriate nutrition supervision guidelines for
infancy through adolescence. The guide contains strategies
and tools to help health professionals provide nutrition
supervision (including screening, assessment, and
and promote partnerships with families and communities.
In addition, the guide presents the latest information
on special nutrition issues and concerns such as
hyperlipidemia, hypertension, iron-deficiency anemia, eating
obesity, sport nutrition, and vegetarian eating practices.
Tools include indicators of nutrition risk, tips
for fostering a positive body image, and federal food assistance
and nutrition programs.
second edition includes recent changes in nutrition practice
and policy and a special issue chapter on human immunodeficiency
virus. In addition, the second edition contains reproducible
master copies of nutrition questionnaires appropriate for
use with families with infants, children, and adolescents
as well as CDC growth charts.
Bright Futures in Practice: Nutrition (2nd ed.) as PDF
Futures in Practice: Nutrition Pocket Guide (2nd ed.)
pocket guide, published in 2002, is based
comprehensive nutrition practice guide. It highlights
key aspects of each developmental period and includes tools
such as indicators
of nutrition risk and tips for promoting food safety.
Bright Futures in Practice: Nutrition Pocket Guide (2nd ed.) as
Vision and Goals
vision and goals of Bright Futures
in Practice: Nutrition (2nd ed.) are to
the nutrition status of infants, children, and adolescents
desired health and nutrition outcomes that result
from positive nutrition status
guidelines to help health professionals promote the
nutrition status of infants, children, and adolescents
partnerships among health professionals, families,
and communities to promote the nutrition status of
infants, children, and adolescents
the roles of health professionals in delivering nutrition
services within the community
opportunities for coordination and collaboration between
health professionals and the community
resources have been developed to facilitate the use
of Bright Futures in Practice:
Nutrition (2nd ed.) and to customize its information
for specific audiences.
materials are also available from the Maternal
and Child Health Library.