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Internet safety: adolescents' self-report.
We examined the association between adolescents' unsafe experience online, types of Internet activity, and safety practices using a questionnaire returned by 213 private school students (seventhExpand
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A prospective trial for laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in morbidly obese adolescents: an interim report of weight loss, metabolic and quality of life outcomes.
UNLABELLED BACKGROUND AND MATERIALS AND METHODS: The outcome of patients completing 12 months of follow-up in a prospective longitudinal trial of the safety/efficacy of laparoscopic adjustableExpand
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Impact of Participation in a Community-Based Intimate Partner Violence Prevention Program on Medical Students: A Multi-Center Study
BackgroundPhysicians are generally poorly trained to recognize, treat or refer adolescents at risk for intimate partner violence (IPV). Participation in community programs may improve medicalExpand
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5-4-3-2-1 Go! Coordinating Pediatric Resident Education and Community Health Promotion to Address the Obesity Epidemic in Children and Youth
This study investigated the feasibility and effectiveness of training pediatric residents to conduct a brief clinic-based behavioral intervention in coordination with community dissemination of aExpand
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Short-term Outcome in the First 10 Morbidly Obese Adolescent Patients in the FDA-approved Trial for Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding
Background: We received the LAP-BAND Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) from the US Food and Drug Administration in December 2004 to conduct a prospective longitudinal trial examining the safetyExpand
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Microflora of the Female Genital Tract
Many different species of microorganisms can be isolated from the lower genital tract of females. At present it is difficult, if not impossible, to define the normal flora of the female genitalExpand
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Reproductive Health CHOICES for Young Adults with Sickle Cell Disease or Trait: Randomized Controlled Trial Outcomes over Two Years
Interventions to assist reproductive health decision-making in populations affected by sickle cell disease (SCD) or trait (SCT) lack proven efficacy over time. Our aim was to compare effects ofExpand
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Comparison of automated protocol-based versus non-protocol-based physician-directed weaning from mechanical ventilation
Rationale and objectivesIn the weaning of patients from mechanical ventilation by gradually reducing pressure support ventilation (PSV), an automated computerized system recently proved to beExpand
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Evaluation of the SCKnowIQ Tool and Reproductive CHOICES Intervention Among Young Adults With Sickle Cell Disease or Sickle Cell Trait
The study purpose was to evaluate a computer-based questionnaire (SCKnowIQ) and CHOICES educational intervention using cognitive interviewing with childbearing-aged people with sickle cell diseaseExpand
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