October 1, 2020

Research on Clinical Preventive Services for Adolescents and Young Adults (JAH 2017)

Review article on Clinical Preventive Services. (Harris SK, Aalsma MC, Weitzman ER, et al. Research on clinical preventive services for adolescents and young adults: Where are we and where do we need to go? J Adolesc Health. 2017; 60(3): 249-60.)

AYAH-Research Network partners authored a review article on AYA clinical preventive services (CPS), examining evidence for increasing access to CPS, improving clinician’s delivery of CPS through clinician training & screening tools, and evidence of CPS interventions that result in behavior change. The article also reviews emerging research on engaging parents and expanding clinician reach through promising technological approaches. The article provides extensive recommendations to expand research to advance delivery of services and effect behavior change.

This article, “Research on Clinical Preventive Services for Adolescents and Young Adults: Where Are We and Where Do We Need to Go?”, is published in the March 2017 issue in the Journal of Adolescent Health. Click here to view the full article for free.