Here are some resources health care providers working with patients with Down syndrome might find helpful in their practice:
AAP Checklist: Health Care Information for Families of Children with Down Syndrome
Pediatricians typically see only a handful of patients with Down syndrome. Therefore, the American Academy of Pediatrics developed a checklist of all the medical and developmental issues that need monitoring from the prenatal phase until the age of 21.
Clinical Report: Health Supervision for Children with Down Syndrome
These guidelines published by the American Academy of Pediatrics are intended to assist pediatricians from prenatal diagnosis throughout the child’s lifespan.
Aging and Down Syndrome: A Health and Wellbeing Guide Book
A resource for families, professionals, direct caregivers or anyone concerned with the general welfare of an adult with Down syndrome.