This book sets forth the principles of clinical and psychosocial adolescent medicine clearly and concisely, at a price the market will bear. It includes numerous tables, charts, lists, and algorithms for easy access to the spectrum of clinical considerations.
Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION TO ADOLESCENT HEALTH1.An Overview of Adolescent Health2.Adolescent Growth and Development3.Caring for Adolescents in the Office4.Consent and Confidentiality5.Transitioning Health Care IssuesMEDICAL HEALTH6.Disorders of the Ears, Eyes, Nose, and Throat7.Chest and Pulmonary Disorders8.Cardiovascular Disorders9.Gastrointestinal Disorders10. Musculoskeletal Disorders 11. Rhematologic Disorders 12. Neurologic Disorders13. Endocrine Disorders14. Genitourinary and Renal Disorders15. Hematology and Oncology16. Disorders of the Skin17. Infectious Diseases18. Disorders of GeneticsSEXUAL and GYNECOLOGIC HEALTH19. Sexuality and Reproductive Health Concepts20. Sexual Abuse21.Sexually Transmitted Diseases22.Contraception23.Pregnancy and Abortion24.Breast Disorders25. Menstrual DisordersEATING DISORDERS26. Nutrition27. Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa28.ObesitySPORTS MEDICINE29.Sports Preparticipation Evaluation30. Caring for the Injured AthleteMENTAL HEALTH31. Substance Abuse Disorders32. Disruptive Disorders33. Mood Disorders34.Anxiety Disorders35.Miscellaneous Mental Health Disorders
Donald E. Greydanus,MD, Professor, Pediatrics & Human Development, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Pediatrics Program; Director, Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies Kalamazoo, MI 49008-1284 Dilip R. Patel MD Professor, Pediatrics & Human Development Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Adolescent & Sports Medicine Director Pediatrics Program Michigan State University/ Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies Helen D. Pratt PhD Professor, Pediatrics & Human Development Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Director, Behavioral/Developmental Pediatrics Pediatrics Program Michigan State University