Bright Futures in Practice: Nutrition
Bright Futures Nutrition 3rd Edition - Now Available!
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
Please 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.
The 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 Pocket Guide (2nd ed.)
This pocket guide, published in 2002, is based on the 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.
Vision and Goals
The vision and goals of Bright Futures in Practice: Nutrition (2nd ed.) are to
Additional resources have been developed to facilitate the use of Bright Futures in Practice: Nutrition (2nd ed.) and to customize its information for specific audiences.