Policy Statements And Guidelines
DERMATOLOGY-RELATED AAP POLICY
Policy Statement: Ultraviolet Radiation: A Hazard to Children and Adolescents, Sophie J. Balk, MD, the Council on Environmental Health, and the Section on Dermatology March, 2011.
Technical Report: Ultraviolet Radiation: A Hazard to Children and Adolescents, Sophie J. Balk, MD, the Council on Environmental Health, and the Section on Dermatology, March 2011.
Endorsed Practice Guidelines: Treatment of Lyme Disease, by the Infectious Diseases Society of America
Children's health topics, skin health/conditions addresses prevention, symptoms, and treatment of medical problems. Information is included on topics such as acne, sun protection, diaper rash, newborn skin, tanning, sunburn, eczema and more.
Searchable AAP policy, clinical and technical reports, and clinical practice guidelines can be found at AAP POLICY Web site.
The Agency for Healthcare Policy and Research's National Guidelines Clearinghouse provides instant access to hundreds of clinical practice guidelines developed by medical specialty society societies, professional associations, public and private organizations, government agencies, and health care organizations. The easy-to-use format includes standardized abstracts, full text guidelines or links to full text, comparisons and syntheses of guidelines on a particular condition and e-mail groups.