Ages 13-18 Years: Screening


Reason for visit
Health status: medical/surgical, menstrual, reproductive health
Family medical history
Dietary/nutrition assessment
Physical activity
Use of medications, including complementary and alternative medicine
Tobacco, alcohol, other drug use
Emotional, physical, and sexual abuse
Sexual practices (including vaginal, anal, and oral sex; sexual orientation, number of  partners; contraceptive use; exchange sex for drugs or money)

Physical Examination

Body mass index (BMI)
Blood pressure
Secondary sexual characteristics (Tanner staging)
Pelvic examination (when indicated by the medical history)
Abdominal examination
Additional physical examinations as clinically appropriate

For more information, see Guidelines for Adolescent Health Care.