Chapters with an asterisk were revised in the syllabus (printed and CDR) and were made available on August 15, 2013. The Course Materials CD-ROM has also been updated with slides to correspond with these revised chapters. These two revised products must accompany one another.
All updates will remain on this page for one year from the publication date listed next to each chapter, below.
If you are unsure if your syllabus is up to date, compare the published date of each chapter, below, with the syllabus Table of Contents page.
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*Chapter P - Neonatal Resuscitation Chapter(16 page PDF) (Published 7/13)
*Chapter P - Neonatal Resuscitation Slide Set(30 page PPT) (Published 7/13)
*Chapter R - Birth Crisis Chapter(14 page PDF) (Published 7/13)
*Chapter R - Birth Crisis Slide Set(25 page PPT) (Published 7/13)
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Updates and Revisions Policy
Evidence policy for the ALSO Syllabus 2006 - Present Revision Update and One Page Evidence-Based Addenda
Managing Editor: Larry Leeman, MD, MPH
Co-Editor for Chapters/Slides: Jeff Quinlan, MD
Co-Editor for Chapter/Slides: Lee Dreseng, MD
Editor for AFP Serialization: Larry Leeman, MD, MPH
1 Ebell MH. Siwik J. Weiss BD, et al. Strength of recommendation taxonomy (SORT): a patient-centered approach to grading evidence in the medical literature. J Am Board Fam Pract. 17(1):59-67, 2004.
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