Adolescent Medicine: A Handbook for Primary Care

Publication Year: 2005

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Strasburger, Victor C.; Brown, Robert T.; Braverman, Paula K.; Rogers, Peter D.; Holland-Hall, Cynthia M.; Coupey, Susan M.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-175315-9

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Designed for quick reference in a busy office, this handbook is a concise, practical guide to everyday clinical problems in adolescent medicine.

This ready-reference manual is written by noted experts to provide immediate, authoritative answers to questions about common medical and behavioral problems in teenagers. Numerous tables, bulleted lists, and charts help practitioners find information quickly, and a formulary offers guidance in prescribing for teenagers.

Coverage includes every important topic in adolescent gynecology and up-to-date strategies for evaluating and treating obese teenagers. Other key concerns addressed include sports medicine, substance abuse, and adolescent violence and suicide.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Strasburger, Victor C.; Brown, Robert T.; Braverman, Paula K.; Rogers, Peter D.; Holland-Hall, Cynthia M.; Coupey, Susan M.
ISBN: 978-0-78-175315-9
Specialty:
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Pediatric Nursing
Pediatrics
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 300
Illustrations: 31
Year: 2005
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