AAP eBooks

Mary Story

  • AM:STARs: Nutrition and Physical Activity, Vol. 23, No. 3
    AM:STARs: Nutrition and Physical Activity, Vol. 23, No. 3: Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
    By AAP Section on Adolescent Health
    Edited by Mary Story, PhD, RD and Nicole Larson, PhD, MPH, RD

    This volume of articles focuses on nutrition, eating, and physicial activity issues and concerns of adolescents and offers strategies for improving the nutritional health of young people, increasing physical activity, and preventing and treating weight-related disorders.

  • Bright Futures Nutrition, 3rd Edition
    Bright Futures Nutrition, 3rd Edition
    Edited by Katrina Holt, MPH, MS, RD, Nancy H Wooldridge, MS, RD, LD, Mary Story, PhD, RD and Denise Sofka, MPH, RD

    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. The new 3rd edition offers detailed, practice-focused guidance for applying the nutrition-specific concepts and principles in Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents, 3rd Edition - the national standard for well-child care. Proven solutions for problem prevention, early recognition, and optimal outcomes Nutrition Supervision: The new 3rd edition brings you updated guidelines, strategies, and practices for state-of-the-art supervision from birth through adolescence. Full-length chapters cover critical issues in infancy, early childhood, middle childhood, and adolescence. Each chapter provides: An overview of the developmental period, Interview questions, Screening and assessment tools, Counseling topics and approaches, Desired health and nutrition outcomes, Frequently asked questions and suggested responses, Nutrition Issues and Concerns. Here's the best current thinking on prevention, early identification, and ongoing monitoring of: Diabetes mellitus, Eating disorders, Food allergies, HIV, Obesity, Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension, Iron deficiency anemia, Pediatric undernutrition, Nutrition Tools. Expert-developed tools, tips and resources simplify nutrition screening and promotion: Nutrition Questionnaires for infants, children, and adolescents, Key Indicators of Nutrition Risk, Screening for Elevated Blood Lead Levels, Model for Nutrition Counseling, Strategies for Promoting Healthy Eating Behaviors, Tips for Fostering a Positive Body Image, and Nutrition Resources.

  • AM:STARs: Metabolic Challenges to Adolescent Health, Vol. 19, No. 3
    AM:STARs: Metabolic Challenges to Adolescent Health, Vol. 19, No. 3: Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
    Edited by AAP Section on Adolescent Health, Victor C. Strasburger, MD and Susan M. Coupey, MD

    Focusing on metabolic challenges, this issue of Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews is a stand-alone reference and practice tool.

  • AAP Textbook of Adolescent Health Care
    AAP Textbook of Adolescent Health Care
    Edited by Martin M. Fisher, MD, FAAP, Elizabeth M. Alderman, MD, FAAP, Richard E. Kreipe, MD, FAAP and Walter D. Rosenfeld, MD, FAAP

    Trustworthy guidance spanning every aspect of adolescent health care. Directed by a distinguished editorial team and more than a hundred specialist contributors draw on extensive teen care experience to show you how to: Create a teen friendly office, improve your clinical preventive services, use precisely targeted assessment and diagnostic tools, implement state-of-the-art disease management techniques. Identify and treat eating disorders, screen for substance abuse, counsel patients and parents about adolescent high-risk health behaviors assess diverse mental health disorders, make appropriate specialist referrals, comply with today's confidentiality and privacy requirements, and maximize payment with proper coding and documentation procedures. Unlike other adolescent medicine references, the all-new AAP Textbook of Adolescent Care is an action-oriented working tool expressly built for efficient, on-target clinical problem-solving. Broad scope - Nearly 200 chapters cover physical growth and development, examination and laboratory screening, sexual development, puberty, obesity, sleep disorders, adolescent dermatology and much more. Clear management guidelines - Provides step-by-step recommendations: what to do, how to do it; when to admit, when to treat, when to refer. Evidence-based approach - Treat patients and counsel parents with high confidence. Excellent study reference - for the pediatric or internal medicine boards. Practical, how-to information and recommendations you'll consult again and again.

  • Obesity: Stigma, Trends, and Interventions
    Obesity: Stigma, Trends, and Interventions
    By American Academy of Pediatrics

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