ERIC Number: ED183267
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Studies in Adolescent Health: Research to Improve Health Services for Mothers and Children.
California Univ., Los Angeles. School of Public Health.
This publication is one in a series summarizing final reports of research projects concerned with improving health services for mothers, children and physically handicapped youth. Topics of the 10 reports include: (1) ambulatory care patterns of urban adolescents in New York City, (2) selected parameters of school achievement among New York City junior high school students, (3) evaluation of a self-administered health questionnaire in a private pediatric practice, (4) progression of allergies in adolescents, (5) evaluation of stress (hypertension) examinations of adolescents, (6) followup study of adolescents born on Kauai, Hawaii, in 1955, (7) guidelines for self-evaluation of programs serving adolescent parents, (8) comprehensive service programs for school-age pregnant girls, (9) research utilization and information sharing regarding school-age parents, and (10) characteristics of biological fathers identified by black adolescent mothers. These research projects have produced a number of major findings that have practical applications in local and State health programs. Workers are encouraged to adopt or adapt these findings to their own programs for mothers and children. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Community Health Service (DHEW/PHS), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles. School of Public Health.