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Puberty

Known as: Puberties, Puberty [Disease/Finding], human puberty 
The time of life when a child experiences physical and hormonal changes that mark a transition into adulthood. The child develops secondary sexual… 
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • L. Steinberg
  • Developmental review : DR
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 11588775
Review
2004
Review
2004
The pubertal transition to adulthood involves both gonadal and behavioral maturation. A developmental clock, along with… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Puberty, a complex biologic process involving sexual development, accelerated linear growth, and adrenal maturation… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
The prevalence of obesity among children is high and is increasing. We know that obesity runs in families, with children of obese… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The fat-derived hormone, leptin, is proposed to serve as an adipostatic signal to the brain to reduce food intake and body weight… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Many teenagers go to bed and wake up significantly later than younger children, a developmental progression thought to reflect… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Maximizing peak bone mass is advocated as a way to prevent osteoporosis. As a prerequisite to the elaboration of any preventive… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus often have poor metabolic control during puberty. To determine whether puberty… 
Review
1976
Review
1976
New charts for height, weight, height velocity, and weight velocity are presented for clinical (as opposed to population survey…