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Prevalence rates and correlates of psychiatric disorders among preschool children.
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and correlates of psychiatric disorders among preschool children in a primary care pediatric sample. METHOD In a two-stage design, 3,860 preschool childrenExpand
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Injury Epidemiology
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Psychiatric disorders with onset in the preschool years: I. Stability of diagnoses.
OBJECTIVE To examine the stability of psychiatric disorders with onset in preschool years. METHOD Five hundred ten children aged 2 through 5 years enrolled initially, with 344 participating in aExpand
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Effect of neuromuscular warm-up on injuries in female soccer and basketball athletes in urban public high schools: cluster randomized controlled trial.
OBJECTIVE To determine the effectiveness of coach-led neuromuscular warm-up on reducing lower extremity (LE) injuries in female athletes in a mixed-ethnicity, predominantly low-income, urbanExpand
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Clinicians’ Description of Factors Influencing Their Reporting of Suspected Child Abuse: Report of the Child Abuse Reporting Experience Study Research Group
OBJECTIVES. Primary care clinicians participating in the Child Abuse Reporting Experience Study did not report all suspected physical child abuse to child protective services. This evaluation ofExpand
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Risk factors for overweight in five- to six-year-old Hispanic-American children: A pilot study
The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of and possible risk factors for overweight in a sample of 5- to 6-year-old Hispanic (predominantly Mexican American) children in Chicago,Expand
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Psychiatric disorders with onset in the preschool years: II. Correlates and predictors of stable case status.
OBJECTIVE To examine the correlates and predictors of stability and change in psychiatric disorder occurring among preschool children in a nonpsychiatric, primary care pediatric sample. METHOD FiveExpand
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Prevalence of symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux during childhood: a pediatric practice-based survey. Pediatric Practice Research Group.
OBJECTIVES To determine the prevalence of symptoms associated with gastroesophageal reflux (GER) in 3- to 17-year-old children, to describe the prevalence of factors associated with GER in theseExpand
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The contribution of prone sleeping position to the racial disparity in sudden infant death syndrome: the Chicago Infant Mortality Study.
BACKGROUND Rates of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) are over twice as high among African Americans compared with Caucasians. Little is known, however, about the relationship between proneExpand
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Family‐based hip‐hop to health: Outcome results
This pilot study tested the feasibility of Family‐Based Hip‐Hop to Health, a school‐based obesity prevention intervention for 3–5‐year‐old Latino children and their parents, and estimated itsExpand
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