Ozden Sukran Uneri

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In this study, we attempted to examine the reliability and validity of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQLTM 4.0) for 2- to 4-year-old and 5- to 7-year-old Turkish children. Parents of 223 children in the 2- to 4-year-old age group and 198 children in the 5- to 7-year-old age group and their parents were enrolled in the study. Children were(More)
OBJECTIVE Nocturnal enuresis (NE) is a common childhood disorder. As children age and NE persists, it may become more stressful for both them and their caregivers. The aim of the present study was to assess the impact of NE on the quality of life of children who were diagnosed with NE, and their mothers, and to compare the results with a healthy control(More)
BACKGROUND Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a heterogeneous disorder; therefore, there is a need for identifying more homogeneous subtypes. This study aimed to examine the clinical characteristics and comorbidity pattern of a large sample of pediatric OCD subjects, and to examine the impact of gender, age at onset, and lifetime tic disorders on the(More)
Background: The aim of this study was to assess the medication use in children and adolescents with mental retardation (MR) retrospectively in a cross-sectional study. Method: Between June and December 2013, records of the children and adolescents admitted by our policlinic were retrospectively evaluated and those who had MR diagnosis were analyzed.(More)
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity of core symptoms, affect‐ ing 3-10% of school age children, as well as 4% of adults. Quality of Life (QoL) is an individual perception in regard to his/her position in life, in the context of culture and value systems(More)
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to examine the effects of atomoxetine on heart rhythm using 12-lead electrocardiography (ECG) and 24 h Holter monitoring. METHODS Children and adolescents who were diagnosed with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder according to DSM-IV-TR were referred to a pediatric cardiology clinic for cardiologic examination(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this retrospective study is to examine the clinical outcomes and safety of clozapine in children and adolescents with schizophrenia or other psychotic disorders/autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or affective disorders. METHODS The inpatient and outpatient files of all children and adolescents treated with clozapine over a period of 34(More)
Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most frequently occurring neuropsychiatric disorder in childhood with an etiology that is not fully understood. A number of reviews that have addressed the neurobiology of ADHD have focused on imaging and genetics. Relatively little attention has been given to factors/mechanisms involved in the brain(More)
Saziye Senem Basgul, Ozden Sukran Uneri, Gulcan Basar Akkaya, Nilay Etiler, Aysen Coskun Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Goztepe Education and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey; Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Bakirkoy Mental Health, Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey; Atatürk Faculty of Education, Department of(More)
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