Resource Guide on Sleep in Infants, Children, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women
The six national Pediatric Pulmonary Training Programs and the MCH Library, all of whom are funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), have released a new set of resource guides about sleep and sleep disorders in infants, children, adolescents, and pregnant women.
Sleep in Infants, Children, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women: Knowledge Path can be used by health professionals, researchers, and community advocates to learn more about sleep, to improve diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, for program development, and to locate training resources and information to answer specific questions. The knowledge path is available at http://www.mchlibrary.info/KnowledgePaths/kp_sleep.html.
Sleep in Babies, Kids, Teens, and Pregnant Women: Resources for Families links to sleep centers and specialists and websites about sleep and sleep problems. A separate section presents websites for adolescents. This family resource brief is available at http://www.mchlibrary.info/families/frb_sleep.html.
Sleep: Resources for Schools points to websites and materials for educating students and their families, teachers, and school staff about sleep and sleep disorders. The school resource brief is available at http://www.mchlibrary.info/schools/srb_sleep.html.