Health Maintenance for Adolescents

  • William B. Shore
  • Paula A. Braveman
  • Laurel 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.


Human Immunodeficiency Virus Family Physician Late Adolescence Tanner Stage Homeless Youth 
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  • William B. Shore
  • Paula A. Braveman
  • Laurel Mellin

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