Clinical Care Guidelines
Health Supervision for Children with Down Syndrome
American Academy of Pediatrics
(2001) 8 pages.
Guidelines for the Care of Children and Adolescents with Developmental Delay or Mental Retardation
Written by Dr. Robert E. Nickel in "The Physician's Guide to Caring for Children with Disabilities and Chronic Conditions", (2000). Edited by Drs. Robert E. Nickel and Larry W. Desch. 4 pages.
Health Care Guidelines For Individuals with Down Syndrome
Down Syndrome Quarterly (rev. 1999)
Clinical Practice Guidelines for Children with Down Syndrome from Birth to 12 Years
Van Cleve SN, Cohen WI. J Pediatr Health Care. 20:47-54, 2006.
Clinical Practice Guidelines for Adolescents and Young Adults with Down Syndrome: 12 to 21 Years
Van Cleve SN, Cannon, Cohen WI. J Pediatr Health Care. 20:198-205, 2006.
Practical Oral Care for People with Developmental Disabilities
Oral Care for People With Developmental Disabilities is a series of publications designed to equip professionals with the
basic information they need to deliver quality oral health care to
people with special needs. This includes instilling confidence not
only in treatment strategies, but also in the team's entire approach
to the patient with developmental disabilities.
Practical Oral Care for People with Down Syndrome
From the National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research
This pamplet presents an overview of health challenges in people with Down syndrome and offers strategies for providing oral care in the general practice setting.