peds


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peds

peds

The popular short form for paediatrics
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Once the pilot project was under way, adaptations were made to the first draft of the PEDS guidance in order to clarify the process as it progressed.
Liked the PEDS response form--gave me a chance to gather my thoughts and my questions.
This is a very positive outcome for the use of PEDS.
The pilot has to run for at least three years before being able to corroborate the predictive value of PEDS, in order to allow time for any developmental issues to emerge and be detected.
The original research by Glascoe (1) demonstrated that PEDS was a robust developmental tool for identifying current issues, in addition to predicting areas of possible developmental delay.
We would recommend that the PEDS response form and score sheet be included in the Personal Child Health Record, thus providing a universal approach to the health and development reviews.
More detailed information on PEDS can be obtained online.
PEDS can be accessed free of charge by agencies and programs involved in First 5 activities, with free in-person training and technical assistance via a toll-free help desk.
To create PEDS, SRI partnered with the Corporation for Standards and Outcomes (CS&O), an organization that designs and manages healthcare delivery systems.