August 2008, VOLUME122 /ISSUE 2

AAP Publications Reaffirmed and Retired, February and May 2008


Policy Statement: Human Milk, Breastfeeding, and Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus in the United States. Pediatrics. 1995;96(5 pt 1):977–979

Policy Endorsement: Guidelines for Referral of Children and Adolescents to Pediatric Rheumatologists. Available at:

Clinical Report: Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, and Vision: A Subject Review. Pediatrics. 1998;102(5):1217–1219

Policy Statement: Guidelines for Developing Admission and Discharge Policies for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Pediatrics. 1999;103(4 pt 1):840–842

Policy Statement: Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs. Pediatrics. 1999;104(4). Available at:

Policy Statement: Identification and Care of HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Infants, Children, and Adolescents in Foster Care. Pediatrics. 2000;106(1 pt 1):149–153

Policy Statement: Care of Children in the Emergency Department: Guidelines for Preparedness. Pediatrics. 2001;107(4):777–781

Policy Statement: Fireworks-Related Injuries to Children. Pediatrics. 2001;108(1):190–191

Policy Statement: School Bus Transportation of Children With Special Health Care Needs. Pediatrics. 2001;108(2):516–518

Policy Statement: Injuries Associated With Infant Walkers. Pediatrics. 2001;108(3):790–792

Policy Statement: Bicycle Helmets. Pediatrics. 2001;108(4):1030–1032

Policy Statement: Use of Photoscreening for Children's Vision Screening. Pediatrics. 2002;109(3):524–525

Policy Statement: Pediatric Organ Donation and Transplantation. Pediatrics. 2002;109(5):982–984

Clinical Report: Medical Staff Appointment and Delineation of Pediatric Privileges in Hospitals. Pediatrics. 2002;110(2 pt 1):414–418

Clinical Report: Physicians' Roles in Coordinating Care of Hospitalized Children. Pediatrics. 2003;111(3):707–709

Policy Statement: Protective Eyewear for Young Athletes. Pediatrics. 2004;113(3 pt 1):619–622

Clinical Report: Admission and Discharge Guidelines for the Pediatric Patient Requiring Intermediate Care. Pediatrics. 2004;113(5):1430–1433

Clinical Report: E-mail Communication Between Pediatricians and Their Patients. Pediatrics. 2004;114(1):317–321

Clinical Report: Guidelines and Levels of Care for Pediatric Intensive Care Units [published correction appears in Pediatrics. 2005;116(2):524]. Pediatrics. 2004;114(4):1114–1125

Clinical Report: Relief of Pain and Anxiety in Pediatric Patients in Emergency Medical Systems. Pediatrics. 2004;114(5):1348–1356

Technical Report: Injury Risk of Nonpowder Guns. Pediatrics. 2004;114(5):1357–1361

Policy Statement: Ensuring Culturally Effective Pediatric Care: Implications for Education and Health Policy. Pediatrics. 2004;114(6):1677–1685


Clinical Report: Atlantoaxial Instability in Down Syndrome: Subject Review. Pediatrics. 1995;96(1 pt 1):151–154


Policy Statement: Medical Concerns in the Female Athlete. Pediatrics. 2000;106:610–613

Policy Statement: The Medical Home. Pediatrics. 2002;110:184–186

Policy Statement: Out-of-School Suspension and Expulsion. Pediatrics. 2003;112:1206–1209

Policy Statement: Use of Performance-Enhancing Substances. Pediatrics. 2005;115:1103–1106

Policy Statement: Promoting Education, Mentorship, and Support for Pediatric Research. Pediatrics. 2001;107:1447–1450