April 2023 Newsletter
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As children’s doctors, it is critically important to catch developmental delays early and conduct interventions promptly – it is part of our core mission as pediatricians. About 20% of children have developmental disorders. Yet only 20-30% of children with developmental disorders are identified before entering school, even though standardized developmental screening has been recommended by the AAP since 2001. Provider surveys suggest that fewer than half of providers are screening at recommended ages using evidence-based screens.
As a doctor, you are uniquely poised to:
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Babies make 700 new neural connections per second.