Prepared by the AAP Bakwin Library for the Advisory Committee to the Board on Research, the following list is a brief bibliography pertaining to the health status of children in the United States. The items include:
• "Health United States," 1987, Hyattsville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Public Health Service, National Center for Health Statistics, 1988. (DHHS Pub. No. PHS 88-1232) $13. For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402. Stock No. 017-022-01032-1.
This 12th annual report on the health status of the nation presents statistics concerning recent trends in the health care sector. Divided into two parts, this book features a chartbook on trends in selected measures of health status as well as detailed statistical tables. The major criterion used in selecting the detailed tables is the availability of comparable data over a period of several years.