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Psychological Functioning and Coping Among Mothers of Children With Autism: A Population-Based Study
OBJECTIVES. Studies suggest that having a child with autism has a negative impact on maternal psychological functioning, but no large-scale, population-based studies are available. The objectives of… Expand
Overweight children and adolescents: a risk group for iron deficiency.
BACKGROUND The prevalence of obesity has increased at an epidemic rate, and obesity has become one of the most common health concerns in the United States. A few small studies have noted a possible… Expand
Iron deficiency and cognitive achievement among school-aged children and adolescents in the United States.
CONTEXT Iron deficiency anemia in infants can cause developmental problems. However, the relationship between iron status and cognitive achievement in older children is less clear. OBJECTIVE To… Expand
The Impact of the Parental Illness Representation on Disease Management in Childhood Asthma
Background: Despite significant advances in treatment modalities, morbidity due to childhood asthma has continued to increase, particularly for poor and minority children. Objectives: To describe the… Expand
The Impact of Childhood Asthma on Parental Quality of Life
- J. Halterman, H. Yoos, +4 authors P. Szilagyi
- The Journal of asthma : official journal of the…
- 1 January 2004
Measuring the quality of life of caregivers is important for interventions designed for young children with asthma. However, little is known about the impact of childhood asthma on parental quality… Expand
Parental beliefs about medications and medication adherence among urban children with asthma.
- K. Conn, J. Halterman, S. Fisher, H. Yoos, N. Chin, P. Szilagyi
- Ambulatory pediatrics : the official journal of…
- 1 September 2005
BACKGROUND Although national guidelines recommend controller medications for children with persistent asthma, adherence is poor. Prior studies have begun to explore parental beliefs regarding… Expand
Access to and Satisfaction With School and Community Health Services for US Children With ASD
OBJECTIVE: Our objective was to compare access to and satisfaction with school and community health resources among families with a child with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and families of other… Expand
Health Literacy and Sources of Health Information for Caregivers of Urban Children With Asthma
Little is known about the resources used by urban caregivers of children with asthma to obtain health information. The authors analyzed data for 304 families of children with persistent asthma to… Expand
Prescribing of Controlled Medications to Adolescents and Young Adults in the United States
- Robert J Fortuna, B. Robbins, Enrico Caiola, M. Joynt, J. Halterman
- 1 December 2010
OBJECTIVE: The nonmedical use of prescription drugs by adolescents and young adults has surpassed all illicit drugs except marijuana, yet little is known about prescribing patterns. We examined the… Expand
The Impact of Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status and Race on the Prescribing of Opioids in Emergency Departments Throughout the United States
- M. Joynt, Meghan K Train, B. Robbins, J. Halterman, Enrico Caiola, Robert J Fortuna
- Journal of General Internal Medicine
- 25 June 2013
ABSTRACTBACKGROUNDRacial and ethnic disparities in opioid prescribing in the emergency department (ED) are well described, yet the influence of socioeconomic status (SES) remains… Expand