Preventive Care Checklist Male and Female

Preventive Care Checklist for Adult Females / Males with a Developmental Disability

Tool Objective

These Preventive Care Checklists for adult females / males with intellectual and developmental disabilities without an established cause reflects preventive health issues identified in the 2011 Canadian consensus guidelines on the primary care of adults with developmental disabilities. It is adapted from a similar checklist for adult females in the general population.

Developed by

Dr. Brian Hennen and the Developmental Disabilities Primary Care Initiative (2011), Surrey Place, Toronto

The Developmental Disabilities Primary Care Program is currently in the process of updating this 2011 practice resource to reflect the Primary care of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities: 2018 Canadian consensus guidelines (Canadian Family Physician, Vol 64: April 2018). Updated practice resources are scheduled to be launched in October 2018.