Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenthood
Department of Pediatrics
Medical Subject Headings
Pregnancy in Adolescence; Parenting
Summary: Overview of teenage pregnancy in the U.S., including characteristics of teen parents, clinical evaluation, patient management, pregnancy outcomes, and prevention.
Citation: Elfenbein DS, Felice ME: Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenthood. Chapter 155. In Textbook of Pediatric Care, Eds: McInerny TK, Adam HM, Campbell DE, Kamat DM, Kelleher KJ. Elk Grove, ILL: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2009, pp 1346-1351.