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1

What is the schedule of pediatric visits (what ages)?
(from Bright Futures chart)

newborn
48-72 hrs after hospital discharge
3-5 days after birth
1 mo
2 mo
4 mo
6 mo
9 mo
12 mo
15 mo
18 mo
24 mo
30 mo
3 y
every year thereafter

2

Until what age is head circumference measured?

24 mo is the last time

3

Until what age is weight for length calculated?

18 mo is the last time

4

When does blood pressure start to be checked as part of routine exam?

3 yo

5

At what visits is autism screening performed?

18 mo, 24 mo

6

At what age is a routine hematocrit/hemoglobin done?

12 mo

7

What are the first two routine hearing screenings done?

newborn, 4 yo

8

When is the first routine vision screening?

3 yo

9

When is the first BMI calculated?

24 mo

10

When are lipids checked?

once in late adolescence (18-21 yrs)

11

When should depression screening begin?

11 years

12

When should general gun safety anticipatory guidance begin?

12 mos