Preventive screening and intervention – 5 important facts to note
Preventive screening and intervention
Despite increased abilities across developmental realms, including the maturation of pain systems involving self-regulation and the coordination of affect and cognition, the transition to young adulthood is accompanied by higher rates of mortality, greater engagement in health-damaging behaviors, and an increase in chronic conditions.
Describe how the advanced practice nurse can play a role in improving the health of young adults through preventive screening and intervention.
Support your answers with the literature and provide citations and references in APA format.