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Adolescent health care : a practical guide

Author: Lawrence S Neinstein
Publisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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This practical, easy-to-use guide is a staple in health care facilities that treat adolescents, is widely used for board preparation, and is recommended by the American College of Physicians for their internal medicine library. This edition has four new Associate Editors and new contributors for almost all chapters. The substance abuse section has been completely reorganized. New chapters cover psychosomatic illness  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence S Neinstein
ISBN: 9780781792561 0781792568
OCLC Number: 148727849
Notes: Revised edition of: Adolescent health care / Lawrence S. Neinstein. 4th ed. c2002.
Description: xxvii, 1152 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Normal physical growth and development --
Ch. 2. Psychosocial development in normal adolescents --
Ch. 3. Office visit, interview techniques, and recommendations to parents --
Ch. 4. Preventive health care for adolescents --
Ch. 5. Vital statistics and injuries --
Ch. 6. Nutrition --
Ch. 7. Understanding legal aspects of care --
Ch. 8. Abnormal growth and development --
Ch. 9. Thyroid disease in adolescents --
Ch. 10. Diabetes mellitus --
Ch. 11. Gynecomastia --
Ch. 12. Cardiac risk factors and hyperlipidemia --
Ch. 13. Systemic hypertension --
Ch. 14. Heart murmurs and mitral valve prolapse --
Ch. 15. Scoliosis and kyphosis --
Ch. 16. Common orthopedic problems --
Ch. 17. Back pain in the adolescent --
Ch. 18. Guidelines for physical activity and sports participation --
Ch. 19. Acne --
Ch. 20. Miscellaneous dermatological disorders --
Ch. 21. Epilepsy --
Ch. 22. Headaches --
Ch. 23. Syncope and vertigo --
Ch. 24. Sleep disorders --
Ch. 25. Genitourinary tract disorders --
Ch. 26. Enuresis --
Ch. 27. Asymptomatic proteinuria and hematuria --
Ch. 28. Scrotal disorders --
Ch. 29. Infectious respiratory illnesses --
Ch. 30. Hepatitis --
Ch. 31. Human immunodeficiency virus infections and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome --
Ch. 32. Obesity --
Ch. 33. Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa --
Ch. 34. Psychosomatic illness in adolescents --
Ch. 35. Fatigue and the chronic fatigue syndrome --
Ch. 36. Chronic abdominal pain --
Ch. 37. Chest pain --
Ch. 38. Fibromyalgia syndrome and reflex sympathetic dystrophy --
Ch. 39. Adolescent sexuality --
Ch. 40. Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents --
Ch. 41. Teenage pregnancy --
Ch. 42. Contraception --
Ch. 43. Combination hormonal contraceptives --
Ch. 44. Intrauterine contraception --
Ch. 45. Barrier contraceptives and spermicides --
Ch. 46. Emergency contraception --
Ch. 47. Long-acting progestins --
Ch. 48. Gynecological examination of the adolescent female --
Ch. 49. Normal menstrual physiology --
Ch. 50. Dysmenorrhea and premenstrual syndrome --
Ch. 51. Dysfunctional uterine bleeding --
Ch. 52. Menstrual disorders: amenorrhea and the polycystic ovary syndrome --
Ch. 53. Pelvic masses --
Ch. 54. Pap smears and abnormal cervical cytology --
Ch. 55. Vaginitis and vaginosis --
Ch. 56. Ectopic pregnancy --
Ch. 57. Galactorrhea --
Ch. 58. Hirsutism and virilization --
Ch. 59. Breast Disorders --
Ch. 60. Overview of Sexually Transmitted Diseases --
Ch. 61. Gonorrhea --
Ch. 62. Chlamydia Trachomatis --
Ch. 63. Pelvic Inflammatory disease --
Ch. 64. Syphilis --
Ch. 65. Herpes genitalis --
Ch. 66. Human papillomavirus infection and anogenital warts --
Ch. 67. Other sexually transmitted diseases including genital ulcers, pediculosis, scabies, and molluscum --
Ch. 68. Adolescent substance use and abuse --
Ch. 69. Alcohol --
Ch. 70. Tobacco --
Ch. 71. Psychoactive substances of abuse used by adolescents --
Ch. 72. Laboratory testing for psychoactive substances of abuse --
Ch. 73. Office-based management of adolescent substance use and abuse --
Ch. 74. Intensive drug treatment --
Ch. 75. Common concerns of adolescents and their parents --
Ch. 76. High-risk and delinquent behavior --
Ch. 77. Youth violence --
Ch. 78. Adolescent Depression and Anxiety Disorders --
Ch. 79. Suicide --
Ch. 80. School Problems and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder --
Ch. 81. Sexual Assault and victimization --
Ch. 82. Chronic illness in the adolescent --
Ch. 83. Complementary and alternative medicine in adolescents --
Ch. 84. Overview of health issues for college students --
App. I. Reference materials on adolescence --
App. II. Other resources and services.
Responsibility: edited by Lawrence S. Neinstein ; associate editors, Catherine M. Gordon [and others].
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Deals with adolescent medicine. This guide is suitable for health care facilities that treat adolescents. Recommended by the American College of Physicians for their internal medicine library, it  Read more...

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