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Short- and long-term social outcomes following pediatric traumatic brain injury.
The social outcomes of pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI) were examined in a prospective, longitudinal study that included 53 children with severe TBI, 56 with moderate TBI, and 80 withExpand
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A meta-analytic review of the influence of pediatric cancer on parent and family functioning.
This study used meta-analytic methods to compare the functioning of parents of children with cancer to parents of physically healthy children or normative samples. A meta-analysis using fixedExpand
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Religion/spirituality and adolescent health outcomes: a review.
Religion/spirituality is important to adolescents, is usually considered a protective factor against a host of negative health outcomes, and is often included in adolescent health outcomes research.Expand
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Relating parent and family functioning to the psychological adjustment of children with chronic health conditions: what have we learned? What do we need to know?
  • D. Drotar
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of pediatric psychology
  • 1 April 1997
Reviewed research concerning the relationship of parent and family functioning to the psychological adjustment of children with chronic health conditions. More adaptive family relationships andExpand
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A prospective study of short- and long-term outcomes after traumatic brain injury in children: behavior and achievement.
Longitudinal behavior and achievement outcomes of traumatic brain injury (TBI) were investigated in 53 children with severe TBI, 56 children with moderate TBI, and 80 children with orthopedicExpand
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Behavioral Outcomes of Extremely Low Birth Weight Children at Age 8 Years
Objective: To describe the prevalence of behavioral problems and symptomatology suggestive of Autism and Asperger's disorders at age 8 years among extremely low birth weight (ELBW, <1 kg) children,Expand
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Long-term behavior problems following pediatric traumatic brain injury: prevalence, predictors, and correlates.
OBJECTIVE To study identified rates of long-term behavior problems in children with traumatic brain injury (TBI) compared to children with only orthopedic injuries and risk factors and correlates forExpand
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Pediatric Self-management: A Framework for Research, Practice, and Policy
Self-management of chronic pediatric conditions is a formidable challenge for patients, families, and clinicians, with research demonstrating a high prevalence of poor self-management andExpand
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Evidence-based assessment of health-related quality of life and functional impairment in pediatric psychology.
OBJECTIVE To provide an evidence-based review of measures of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and functional impairment, with a specific focus on their use in the field of pediatric psychology.Expand
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Issues involved in the definition and classification of chronic health conditions.
The need for a widely applicable definition of chronic conditions for research, policy, and program development has led to an extensive review of the development of such definitions, theExpand
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