Adolescent Medicine Today: A Guide to Caring for the Adolescent Patient

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World Scientific, 2012 - Adolescent medicine - 692 pages
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Filled with short, succinct chapters written by experts in the field of Adolescent Medicine, this handbook covers the major health issues that practicing clinicians regularly encounter in the care of teens and young adults. From menstrual concerns and sexually transmitted infections, anxiety disorders and depression, to eating disorders and common sports medicine concerns, this book is an ideal reference guide for busy clinical practices. Students, residents, and established clinicians alike will find the OC Adolescent PearlsOCO section of each chapter particularly useful.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction Terrill Bravender and Elise D Berlan
1
Chapter 2 Routine Health Maintenance Richard J Chung and Terrill Bravender
5
Chapter 3 Normal Growth and Development Terrill Bravender
25
Chapter 4 Precocious Puberty Thanh Minh Nguyen
43
Chapter 5 Delayed Puberty Thanh Minh Nguyen
53
Chapter 6 Dysmenorrhea and Pelvic Pain Caitlin W Hicks and Ellen S Rome
65
Chapter 7 Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding Susan Hayden Gray
83
Chapter 8 Amenorrhea Amy D DiVasta
99
Chapter 20 Depression Richard E DAlli
339
Chapter 21 Anxiety Disorders Martha F Perry
361
Chapter 22 Suicidal Behavior Kimberly K McClanahan and Hatim Omar
381
Chapter 23 Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Jessica Foster
397
Chapter 24 Pain Predominant Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders Desale Yacob
415
Chapter 25 Headaches Ann Pakalnis
433
Chapter 26 Acne Kristin E Ito and Sarah A Myers
445
Chapter 27 Common Concerns in Sports Medicine Keith J Loud and Luke Spellman
471

Chapter 9 Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Elise D Berlan
115
Chapter 10 Sexually Transmitted Infections Cynthia HollandHall
135
Chapter 11 Vulvovaginitis Jessica S Castonguay and Elise D Berlan
175
Chapter 12 Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Cynthia HollandHall
189
Chapter 13 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Daniel H Reirden
209
Chapter 14 Contraception Nichole Tyson Erika Simpson and Elise D Berlan
233
Chapter 15 Pregnancy Michelle Forcier
253
Chapter 16 Eating Disorders Terrill Bravender
269
Chapter 17 Substance Abuse and Dependence Steven C Matson
291
Chapter 18 Preventing and Reducing Tobacco Use Bonnie L HalpernFelsher and Holly E R Morrell
307
Chapter 19 Obesity Sarah Armstrong
319
Chapter 28 Common Cardiac Concerns Megan Smetana and Mark E Alexander
503
Chapter 29 Common Rheumatologic Concerns Sharon BoutTabaku
531
Chapter 30 Common Medical Conditions in Males Steven C Matson
551
Chapter 31 College Health Cindy Schorzman and Melanie A Gold
573
Chapter 32 Caring for Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender Adolescents Joanna D Brown and Timothy Cavanaugh
595
Chapter 33 Health Care for Detained and Incarcerated Youth Rachel SD Fortune and Steven C Matson
615
Chapter 34 Adolescents with Special Needs Renee S Rodrigues
627
Chapter 35 Consent and Confidentiality Sarah J Lerand
651
Index
667
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