The new second edition of qCaring for Adolescent Patientsq is a practical, clinical guide intended to assist health care professionals who provide primary care services to adolescents.Medical decision making is understood to be a mixture of knowledge, mental effort, and iatrogenic risk necessary to confirm and act on a diagnosis. ... There are individual counseling codes, also time- based, for counseling to promote prevention of injuries, avoidance of substance abuse, ... Codes 99384 (new) and 99394 (established) are employed for patients ages 12-17, and 99385 (new) and 99395anbsp;...
|Title||:||Caring for Adolescent Patients|
|Author||:||Cynthia B. Aten, Edward M. Gotlieb|
|Publisher||:||Amer Academy of Pediatrics - 2006|