Adolescent Medicine

Known as: Ephebiatrics, Hebiatrics, Medicine, Adolescent 
A branch of medicine pertaining to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases occurring during the period of ADOLESCENCE.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2004
Review
2004
The holistic medical approach seems to be efficient and can also be used in adolescent medicine. Supporting the teenager to grow… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE Pediatric obesity is an epidemic in the United States. As of yet, no surgical programs specifically dedicated to the… (More)
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2003
2003
The field of adolescent medicine is unique as a subspecialty in that the practice of providing care to teenagers has always been… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Primary care is in crisis. The behavioral and economic evidence is ubiquitous (1). Patients are voting with their feet and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To prospectively examine the relationship between mother-daughter communication about sex and selected sexual risk… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES To examine health-related quality of life (HRQL) in adolescents with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), compared with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Most adolescents do not meet national recommendations for nutrition and physical activity. However, no studies of… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The fate of older adolescent patients in paediatric clinics is either one of transfer to adult services, long term retention in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Their ambiguous legal and ethical status has become a barrier to adolescents' appropriate involvement in research from which they… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To describe the assessments for exposure to violent events and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in a… (More)
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