New Recommendations for Transitioning Youths with Brain Disorders to Adult Care
The Child Neurology Foundation (CNF) is pleased to announce the publication of a new consensus statement endorsed by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), Child Neurology Society (CNS), and American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). “The Neurologist’s Role in Supporting Transition to Adult Healthcare: A consensus statement” was created by an independent panel of 13 interdisciplinary experts based on a review of research literature. All content was solely developed by the Child Neurology Foundation. The research was published today in the July 27, 2016, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology and is available to the public at-large.
Please visit our website to learn more about CNF’s Transitions of Care program or about transitioning youth from the perspective of the Provider or the Caregiver.
Read official press release from the American Academy of Neurology.
The consensus statement was co-sponsored by Eisai Inc.