ERIC Number: EJ365690
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Adolescent Vicissitudes and Medical Judgment: A Case Study.
Gallagher, Eugene B.; Farrall, Michael G.
Adolescence, v22 n87 p671-80 Fall 1987
Notes usual presumption that pregnant adolescents are in good health but suffer from socioeconomic and cultural disadvantages, which the pregnancy will exacerbate. Presents case study to illustrate how problems of pregnant adolescent are more complex when she also has a severe medical handicap and when medical problems interact with the vicissitudes of adolescence. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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