AAP Neurological Health Policy
Rescue Medications for Epilepsy in Education Settings by Adam Hartman, MD, FAAP, Cynthia Devore, MD, FAAP and the Section on Neurology and the Council on School Health, December, 2015.
Clinical Report: Motor Delays: Early Identification and Evaluation by Garey Noritz, MD, Nancy Murphy, MD and the
Sensory Integration Therapies for Children With Developmental and Behavioral Disorders, by the Section on Complimentary and Integrative Medicine and the Council on Children With Disabilities, May, 2012.
Clinical Practice Guideline: ADHD: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents, AAP Subcommittee on Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Steering Committee on Quality Improvement and Management, November 2011.
Clinical Report: Providing a Primary Care Medical Home for Children and Youth With Cerebral Palsy, Gregory S. Liptak, MD, MPH, Nancy A. Murphy, MD and the Council on Children With Disabilities, October, 2011.
Clinical Report - Guidelines for the Determination of Brain Death in Infants and Children: An Update of the 1987 Task Force Recommendations, by Thomas A. Nakagawa, MD, Stephen Ashwal, MD, Mudit Mathur, MD, Mohan Mysore, MD, The Society of Critical Care Medicine, Section on Critical Care and Section on Neurology of the American Academy of Pediatrics, The Child Neurology Society, August, 2011.
Clinical Practice Guideline: Febrile Seizures: Guideline for the Neurodiagnostic Evaluation of the Child With a Simple Febrile Seizure, by the Subcommittee on Febrile Seizures, February, 2011.
Sport-Related Concussion in Children and Adolescents, by Mark E. Halstead, MD, Kevin D. Walter, MD, and The Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness, August, 2010.
Clinical Report: Identification and Evaluation of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, by Chris Plauche Johnson, MD, MEd, Scott M. Myers, MD, and the Council on Children With Disabilities, November, 2007; Reaffirmed: September 2010,
Clinical Report: Management of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, by Scott M. Myers, MD, FAAP, Chris Plauche Johnson, MD, MEd, and the Council on Children with Disabilities, November 2007; Reaffirmed: September 2010, August 2014
AAP Endorsed and Other Applicable Scientific Statements
Evidence-Based Guideline Update: Corticosteroid Treatment and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology, David Gloss, MD, MPH & TM, Richard T. Moxley III, MD, Stephen Ashwal, MD,
Maryam Oskoui, MD, February, 2015
Evidence Based Guideline Update: Medical Treatment of Infantile Spasms
Practice Parameter: Diagnostic Assessment of the Child with Status Epilepticus (an evidence-based review): Report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the Practice Committee of the Child,
American Academy of Neurology Practice Parameter: Pharmacological Treatment of Migraine Headache in Children and Adolescents, by the Quality Standards Subcommittee of The American Academy of Neurology and the Practice Committee of the Child Neurology Society, 2005.
Practice Parameter: Diagnostic Assessment of the Child with Cerebral Palsy, The American Academy of Neurology and the Practice Committee of the Child Neurology Society, 2004.
Other Neurological Policy
AAP Policy Statements
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