volume 146, issue 5, Pe20200187 2020
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2020-0187
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Ben B. Levy, Jessica Z. Song, Dorothy Luong, Laure Perrier, Mark T. Bayley, Gail Andrew, Kelly Arbour-Nicitopoulos, Brian Chan, Cynthia J. Curran, Gina Dimitropoulos, Laura Hartman, Lennox Huang, Monika Kastner, Shauna Kingsnorth et al.

Abstract: CONTEXT: Transition from the pediatric to the adult health care system is a complex process that should include medical, psychosocial, educational, recreational, and vocational considerations. OBJECTIVE: In this systematic review, we aim to synthesize the evidence on transitional care interventions (TCIs) to improve the quality of life (QoL) for adolescents and young adults with childhood-onset disabilities, including neurodevelopmental disorders. DATA SOURCES: Four electronic databases (Medline, Embase, PsycI…

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