Care of the Adolescent

  • William B. Shore
  • Richard C. Brown
  • Paula Braveman
  • Laurel M. Mellin


The adolescent developmental period—the time between leaving childhood and becoming an adult—is characterized by rapid psychosocial, physical, and emotional changes. It is a time of increasing demands on the young person, the family, and the family physician.


Sexual Abuse Family Physician Adolesc Health Tanner Stage Infectious Mononucleosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • William B. Shore
  • Richard C. Brown
  • Paula Braveman
  • Laurel M. Mellin

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