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Executive Functions in Preschool Children with Aggressive Behavior: Impairments in Inhibitory Control
The question whether executive function (EF) deficits in children are associated with conduct problems remains controversial. Although the origins of aggressive behavior are to be found in earlyExpand
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Age-Related Changes in Executive Function: A Normative Study with the Dutch Version of the Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function (BRIEF)
  • M. Huizinga, D. Smidts
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Child neuropsychology : a journal on normal and…
  • 30 December 2010
This study examined age-related change in executive function by using a Dutch translation of the Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function (BRIEF; Gioia et al., 2000) that was applied to aExpand
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Executive Function in Very Preterm Children at Early School Age
We examined whether very preterm (≤30 weeks gestation) children at early school age have impairments in executive function (EF) independent of IQ and processing speed, and whether demographic andExpand
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The Object Classification Task for Children (OCTC): A Measure of Concept Generation and Mental Flexibility in Early Childhood
In this study, the development of concept generation and mental flexibility was investigated in 84 Australian children between 3 and 7 years of age, using the Object Classification Task for ChildrenExpand
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How Common are Symptoms of ADHD in Typically Developing Preschoolers? a Study on Prevalence Rates and Prenatal/Demographic Risk Factors
According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders - Fourth Edition (DSM-IV - American Psychiatric Association, 1994), one of the diagnostic criteria for attention deficitExpand
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Early detection of emotional and behavioural problems in children with diabetes: the validity of the Child Health Questionnaire as a screening instrument
Aims To assess the validity of the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ) as a screening tool for detecting ‘at risk’ emotional and behavioural maladjustment in children with diabetes, using the BehaviourExpand
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Development of executive processes in early childhood
Although the paediatric literature in the area of executive function has expanded significantly over the past 20 years, there is still an imbalance of knowledge when compared to the adult literature.Expand
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