Handbook of Adolescent Medicine and Health Promotion is a medical handbook for health providers, residents, and students as well as other interdisciplinary practitioners who promote the health and well-being of adolescents and young adults. With an emphasis on practical clinical approaches covering comprehensive health evaluation, which impacts on health choices and behaviors, health screening, education and health promotion, this book is a unique combination of pediatrics, internal medicine, gynecology, and psychology. The behavioral and health promotion aspects for adolescents are discussed in depth, with elaboration on the real difference between adolescent medicine and other specialties. An excellent reference, it provides useful case materials and handouts in an easy-to-read format. This book is an absolute must-have for improving the health outcomes and well-being of adolescents and young adults.If it persists for more than 2 weeks or recurs frequently, a workup may include CBC, differential, and stool for ova and parasites. Acute hives are very itchy and usually require oral antihistamines. Varicella zoster (shingles) is usually a relativelyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Adolescent Medicine and Health Promotion|
|Author||:||David M. N. Paperny|
|Publisher||:||World Scientific - 2011|