The adolescent (11–18 years)

  • Helen Lewer
  • Leslie Robertson
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Part of the The Essentials of Nursing book series (TEON)

Abstract

Adolescence may be a dramatic period of change for the child both physically and psychologically.

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© Helen Lewer and Leslie Robertson 1987

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  • Helen Lewer
  • Leslie Robertson

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