TABLE 2

Resources To Help Pediatricians Optimize Nutrition in the First 1000 Days

ResourceCrucial PeriodMajor Points
The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists. Available at: http://www.acog.orgPrenatal, immediate postnatalBreastfeeding toolkit, obesity toolkit
Guidelines for Perinatal Care. 8th ed. American Academy of Pediatrics and American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists; 2017Prenatal, immediate postnatalChapters on prenatal and postnatal care
Kleinman RE and Greer FR, eds. Pediatric Nutrition. 7th ed. American Academy of Pediatrics; 2014From birthChapters that make recommendations on breastfeeding, complementary feeding, feeding the child, and macro- and micronutrients
Hagan JF, Shaw JS, Duncan PM, eds. Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children and Adolescents. 4th ed. American Academy of Pediatrics; 2017From birthChapters on healthy wt and healthy nutrition
Schanler RJ, Krebs NF, Mass SB, eds. Breastfeeding Handbook for Physicians. 2nd ed. American Academy of Pediatrics and The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists; 2013From birthGuide to rationale for breastfeeding, implementation, and maintenance
Policy statement: breastfeeding and the use of human milk. Section on breastfeeding. Pediatrics. 2012;129(3). Available at: www.pediatrics.org/cgi/content/full/129/3/e827From birthAAP policy on breastfeeding
Baker RD, Greer FR, and the Committee on Nutrition. Clinical report: diagnosis and prevention of iron deficiency and iron-deficiency anemia in infants and young children (0–3 y of age). Pediatrics. 2010;126(5):1–11Birth to 3 y of ageAAP policy on iron supplementation