adolescent medicine


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ad·o·les·cent med·i·cine

the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of youth in the approximate age range of 13-21 years.
Synonym(s): ephebiatrics, hebiatrics

Adolescent Medicine

A subspecialty of internal medicine or paediatrics which is focussed on managing health issues and maintaining the health of older children.

adolescent medicine

Ephebiatrics A subspecialty of internal medicine or pediatrics, dedicated to managing and maintaining the health issues of older children. See Pediatrics.

ad·o·les·cent med·i·cine

(ad'ŏ-les'ĕnt med'i-sin)
The branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of youth in the approximate age range of 13-21 years.
Synonym(s): hebiatrics.

ad·o·les·cent med·i·cine

(ad'ŏ-les'ĕnt med'i-sin)
Branch of medicine concerned with treatment of youth ages 13-21 years.
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Medical practice with excellent reputation specializes in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine providing comprehensive medical care for newborns, children & teens, affiliated with 2 local hospitals.
This year the 29th International Conference on Adolescent Medicine & Child Psychology is going to be held during September 4-6, 2018 at Zurich, Switzerland.
Curran is member of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics, where she serves as an editorial board member for the AAP's Adolescent Medicine PREP series.
In an agreement with Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Speare Memorial Hospital is taking over operation of the Plymouth Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine practice in April.
Muscat, May 24 (ONA) The Royal Hospital recently launched the Adolescent Medicine Department, which is the first of its kind in the Sultanate.
Published by the World Health Organization, this report contends that education in adolescent medicine improves the performance of healthcare practitioners, and it enumerates core competencies in adolescent and health development needed by primary care providers, as well as providing a tool to assess this component in their pre-service education.
Gibson is an expert in adolescent medicine in the department of pediatrics at the University of Vermont Children's Hospital, Burlington.
He completed fellowship training in adolescent medicine and sports medicine at Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies.
1) The goal of this study was to determine utilization patterns of an e-mail service, used to communicate healthcare needs, among adolescents enrolled at an Adolescent Medicine Clinic.
of Sydney, Australia) assemble 52 chapters by adolescent medicine, pediatrics, and other medical specialists mainly from Australia, who offer a handbook on various aspects of adolescent medicine.
Youth tend to eat more unhealthy food when they're watching television, according to a study published in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine.
A recent letter in the Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine questioned the wisdom of using organic oils for this treatment.

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