The MassGeneral Hospital for Children Adolescent Medicine Handbook

  • Mark A. Goldstein

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. General Adolescent Medicine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jennifer Rosenblum
      Pages 3-9
    3. Mariette Murphy
      Pages 11-16
    4. Karen Sadler
      Pages 17-22
    5. Karen Sadler
      Pages 23-26
    6. Mark A. Goldstein
      Pages 27-35
    7. Stephanie Corrado
      Pages 37-42
    8. Daniela Kroshinsky
      Pages 43-49
    9. Jennifer Rosenblum
      Pages 51-56
    10. Sabina Sabharwal, Esther Israel
      Pages 57-62
    11. Mark D. Price, Thomas J. Gill
      Pages 63-74
    12. Ami B. Bhatt
      Pages 75-79
  3. Sexuality, Gynecology and Abnormal Growth and Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Stephanie Corrado
      Pages 83-89
    3. Nupur Gupta
      Pages 95-110
    4. Mark A. Goldstein
      Pages 111-113
    5. Jennifer Rosenblum
      Pages 115-118
    6. Mark A. Goldstein
      Pages 119-146
    7. Michelle Katz, Madhusmita Misra
      Pages 147-152
  4. Mental Health and Transition of Care Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Mark A. Goldstein
      Pages 155-165
    3. Brian Kurtz
      Pages 167-188
    4. Stephanie Corrado
      Pages 189-198
    5. Fiona Baumer, Mark A. Goldstein
      Pages 205-207
    6. Bradley Monash
      Pages 209-212
    7. Mark A. Goldstein
      Pages E1-E1
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 213-252

About this book


The MassGeneral Hospital for Children Adolescent Medicine Handbook, is a definitive, practical guide for the optimal clinical care of adolescents. This unique and invaluable resource is not only replete with user-friendly diagrams, tables, charts and pathways; it most importantly covers in detail the best practices in adolescent medicine where practice not only means the most appropriate approaches, diagnostic evaluation and best treatments, but also the best ways to connect, communicate and continue care with teenagers. Divided into three sections, the handbook covers general adolescent medicine, sexuality, and mental health. Chapters are written by outstanding physician authors who represent expertise in pediatric or adult specialties and have taught or trained at Massachusetts General Hospital. The MassGeneral Hospital for Children Adolescent Medicine Handbook joins together the collective knowledge and wisdom of its esteemed contributors to provide a multi-specialty approach to adolescent healthcare that balances the science and the art of adolescent medicine.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mark A. Goldstein
    • 1
  1. 1., Division of Adolescent and Young Adult MMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-6844-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-6845-6
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