Transition for youth with chronic conditions: primary care physicians' approaches.

@article{Scal2002TransitionFY,
  title={Transition for youth with chronic conditions: primary care physicians' approaches.},
  author={Peter B. Scal},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2002},
  volume={110 6 Pt 2},
  pages={
          1315-21
        }
}
Since the US Surgeon General's conference on health care transitions in 1989, transition from pediatric to adult-oriented health care for youth with chronic conditions continues to develop as an important issue among youth, parents, and health professionals. Key professional organizations, public agencies, and disease-specific organizations have promoted research on transition and the development of transition services. Although there is evidence of the advancement of the science and practice… CONTINUE READING

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