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What are the most frequent diagnoses in adolescence? The reality of an Adolescent Medicine Clinic

Nina Abreu, Inês Dias, Mafalda Cascais, Alexandra Luz, Pascoal Moleiro

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082018AO4225

ABSTRACT Objective To characterize the care flow and the primary diagnoses of an Adolescent Medicine Clinic. Methods A retrospective descriptive study, with analysis of clinical processes of adolescents (10-18 years) seen at the Adolescent Medicine Clinic, from January 2006 to December 2013. The following variables were analyzed: sex, age, number of visits, referring service and primary diagnoses according to the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems. As to the variable age, the adolescents were divided into two […]