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Prevalence of challenge-proven IgE-mediated food allergy using population-based sampling and predetermined challenge criteria in infants.
BACKGROUND Several indicators suggest that food allergy in infants is common and possibly increasing. Few studies have used oral food challenge to measure this phenomenon at the population level. Expand
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Health-related quality of life of overweight and obese children.
CONTEXT The negative effects of childhood overweight and obesity on quality of life (QOL) have been shown in clinical samples but not yet in population-based community samples. OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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Predicting Language Outcomes at 4 Years of Age: Findings From Early Language in Victoria Study
OBJECTIVE: To quantify the contributions of child, family, and environmental predictors to language ability at 4 years. METHODS: A longitudinal study was performed with a sample of 1910 infantsExpand
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Predicting Stuttering Onset by the Age of 3 Years: A Prospective, Community Cohort Study
OBJECTIVES. Our goals were to document (1) the onset of stuttering and (2) whether specific child, family, or environmental factors predict stuttering onset in children aged up to 3 years. METHODS.Expand
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Slight/Mild Sensorineural Hearing Loss in Children
OBJECTIVE. The goal was to determine the prevalence and effects of slight/mild bilateral sensorineural hearing loss among children in elementary school. METHODS. A cross-sectional, cluster-sampleExpand
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Outcomes of infant sleep problems: a longitudinal study of sleep, behavior, and maternal well-being.
OBJECTIVES In a community sample of children aged 3 to 4 years with previous infant sleep problems, we aimed to 1) establish proportions with recurring, persisting, and resolving sleep problems; 2)Expand
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Prevalence, Stability, and Outcomes of Cry-Fuss and Sleep Problems in the First 2 Years of Life: Prospective Community-Based Study
OBJECTIVE. To report the prevalence and stability of cry-fuss problems during the first 4 months of life and sleep problems from 2 to 24 months and relationships between the persistence of cry-fussExpand
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Change in the prevalence of overweight and obesity among young Australians, 1969-1997.
BACKGROUND Effective public policy requires information on the prevalence of overweight and obesity. OBJECTIVE We determined changes in the population prevalence of overweight and obesity amongExpand
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The epidemiology of overweight and obesity among Australian children and adolescents, 1995‐97
Objectives: To determine the population prevalence of overweight and obesity among Australian children and adolescents, based on measured body mass index (BMI). To determine if overweight and obesityExpand
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Predicting Language at 2 Years of Age: A Prospective Community Study
OBJECTIVE. This article responds to evidence gaps regarding language impairment identified by the US Preventive Services Task Force in 2006. We examine the contributions of putative child, family,Expand
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