Adolescent Health Care: A Practical Guide




Chapter 1 Normal Physical Growth and Development

Chapter 2 Psychosocial Development in Normal Adolescents

Chapter 3 Office Visit, Interview Techniques, and Recommendations to Parents

Chapter 4 Preventive Health Care for Adolescents

Chapter 5 Vital Statistics and Injuries

Chapter 6 Nutrition

Chapter 7 Understanding Legal Aspects of Care

Chapter 8 Abnormal Growth and Development

Chapter 9 Thyroid Disease in Adolescents

Chapter 10 Diabetes Mellitus

Chapter 11 Gynecomastia

Chapter 12 Cardiac Risk Factors and Hyperlipidemia

Chapter 13 Systemic Hypertension

Chapter 14 Heart Murmurs and Mitral Valve Prolapse

Chapter 15 Scoliosis and Kyphosis

Chapter 16 Common Orthopedic Problems

Chapter 17 Back Pain in the Adolescent

Chapter 18 Guidelines for Physical Activity and Sports Participation

Chapter 19 Acne

Chapter 20 Miscellaneous Dermatological Disorders

Chapter 21 Epilepsy

Chapter 22 Headaches

Chapter 23 Syncope and Vertigo

Chapter 24 Sleep Disorders

Chapter 25 Genitourinary Tract Disorders

Chapter 26 Enuresis

Chapter 27 Asymptomatic Proteinuria and Hematuria

Chapter 28 Scrotal Disorders

Chapter 29 Infectious Respiratory Illnesses

Chapter 30 Hepatitis

Chapter 31 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

Chapter 32 Obesity

Chapter 33 Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa

Chapter 34 Psychosomatic Illness in Adolescents

Chapter 35 Fatigue and the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chapter 36 Chronic Abdominal Pain

Chapter 37 Chest Pain

Chapter 38 Fibromyalgia Syndrome and Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Chapter 39 Adolescent Sexuality

Chapter 40 Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Adolescents

Chapter 41 Teenage Pregnancy

Chapter 42 Contraception

Chapter 43 Combination Hormonal Contraceptives

Chapter 44 Intrauterine Contraception

Chapter 45 Barrier Contraceptives and Spermicides

Chapter 46 Emergency Contraception

Chapter 47 Long-Acting Progestins

Chapter 48 Gynecological Examination of the Adolescent Female

Chapter 49 Normal Menstrual Physiology

Chapter 50 Dysmenorrhea and Premenstrual Syndrome

Chapter 51 Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding

Chapter 52 Menstrual Disorders: Amenorrhea and the Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Chapter 53 Pelvic Masses

Chapter 54 Pap Smears and Abnormal Cervical Cytology

Chapter 55 Vaginitis and Vaginosis

Chapter 56 Ectopic Pregnancy

Chapter 57 Galactorrhea

Chapter 58 Hirsutism and Virilization

Chapter 59 Breast Disorders

Chapter 60 Overview of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Chapter 61 Gonorrhea

Chapter 62 Chlamydia Trachomatis

Chapter 63 Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Chapter 64 Syphilis

Chapter 65 Herpes Genitalis

Chapter 66 Human Papillomavirus Infection and Anogenital Warts

Chapter 67 Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases Including Genital Ulcers, Pediculosis, Scabies, and Molluscum

Chapter 68 Adolescent Substance Use and Abuse

Chapter 69 Alcohol

Chapter 70 Tobacco

Chapter 71 Psychoactive Substances of Abuse Used by Adolescents

Chapter 72 Laboratory Testing for Substances of Abuse

Chapter 73 Office-Based Management of Adolescent Substance Use and Abuse

Chapter 74 Intensive Drug Treatment

Chapter 75 Common Concerns of Adolescents and Their Parents

Chapter 76 High-Risk and Delinquent Behavior

Chapter 77 Youth Violence

Chapter 78 Adolescent Depression and Anxiety Disorders

Chapter 79 Suicide

Chapter 80 School Problems and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Chapter 81 Sexual Assault and Victimization

Chapter 82 Chronic Illness in the Adolescent

Chapter 83 Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Adolescents

Chapter 84 Overview of Health Issues for College Students

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