Doctors for teenagers

Brink, Susan
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/16/94, Vol. 116 Issue 19, p77
Discusses how many pediatricians now specialize in the minefield of adolescent health risks. Besides giving routine care, specialists concentrate on educating patients about their bodies and counseling them about the health risks that come with youthful experimentation; Certification exam in adolescent medicine; Recommendations of the American Medical Association's `Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services'; Yardsticks by which to measure doctors.


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