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Parental monitoring, negotiated unsupervised time, and parental trust: the role of perceived parenting practices in adolescent health risk behaviors.
PURPOSE To compare two different parenting practices (parental monitoring and negotiated unsupervised time) and perceived parental trust in the reporting of health risk behaviors among adolescents.Expand
Evidence-based assessment of adherence to medical treatments in pediatric psychology.
OBJECTIVES Adherence to medical regimens for children and adolescents with chronic conditions is generally below 50% and is considered the single, greatest cause of treatment failure. As theExpand
Social support, knowledge, and self-efficacy as correlates of osteoporosis preventive behaviors among preadolescent females.
OBJECTIVE To develop and test a model based on Bandura's social cognitive theory to predict healthy lifestyle behaviors for the prevention of osteoporosis. METHODS Participants were 354 girls, agesExpand
The association of sleep duration with adolescents' fat and carbohydrate consumption.
STUDY OBJECTIVES To investigate the relation between sleep duration and energy consumption in an adolescent cohort. DESIGN Cross-sectional. SETTING Free-living environment. PARTICIPANTS TwoExpand
A randomized controlled trial for the primary prevention of osteoporosis among preadolescent girl scouts: 1-year outcomes of a behavioral program.
OBJECTIVE To provide 1-year outcomes for a randomized controlled trial of a behavioral-educational intervention for the primary prevention of osteoporosis among 247 preadolescent girls. METHODSExpand
Association of observed family relationship quality and problem-solving skills with treatment adherence in older children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis.
OBJECTIVE To examine associations between observations of the quality of family relationships and problem-solving skills and reported adherence to medical treatments for older children andExpand
Pediatric sleep apnea: implications of the epidemic of childhood overweight.
Over the last 30 years, the prevalence of overweight across all pediatric age groups and ethnicities has increased substantially, with the current prevalence of overweight among adolescents estimatedExpand
Adolescent self-defined neighborhoods and activity spaces: spatial overlap and relations to physical activity and obesity.
Defining the proper geographic scale for built environment exposures continues to present challenges. In this study, size attributes and exposure calculations from two commonly used neighborhoodExpand
Advanced Sleep Phase in Adolescents Born Preterm
The objective of this article is to evaluate whether sleep patterns and quality differed between adolescents born preterm and term, and to further explore whether differences in sleep patterns wereExpand
Weight preoccupation as a function of observed physical attractiveness: ethnic differences among normal-weight adolescent females.
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between observer ratings of physical attractiveness and weight preoccupation for female adolescents, and to explore any ethnic differences between Caucasian,Expand