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Low-Level Environmental Lead Exposure and Children’s Intellectual Function: An International Pooled Analysis
Lead is a confirmed neurotoxin, but questions remain about lead-associated intellectual deficits at blood lead levels < 10 μg/dL and whether lower exposures are, for a given change in exposure,Expand
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The Mental Health of Young People in Australia: Key Findings from the Child and Adolescent Component of the National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being
Objective: To identify the prevalence of three mental disorders (Depressive Disorder, Conduct Disorder and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder), the prevalence of mental health problems, theExpand
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Validity of DSM-IV ADHD subtypes in a nationally representative sample of Australian children and adolescents
OBJECTIVE: To examine the discriminant validity of DSM-IV attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) subtypes in a nationally representative sample of Australian youths. METHOD: The DiagnosticExpand
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Environmental exposure to lead and children's intelligence at the age of seven years. The Port Pirie Cohort Study.
BACKGROUND Exposure to lead in early childhood is thought to result in delayed neuropsychological development. As yet there is little longitudinal evidence to establish whether these effects persistExpand
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Health-related quality of life of children and adolescents with mental disorders.
OBJECTIVE To compare the health-related quality of life (HRQL) between children aged 6-17 years with one of three mental disorders (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, major depressiveExpand
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Lifetime exposure to environmental lead and children's intelligence at 11-13 years: the Port Pirie cohort study
Abstract Objective: To examine the association between environmental exposure to lead and children's intelligence at age 11-13 years, and to assess the implications of exposure in the first sevenExpand
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A cross‐sectional survey to assess community attitudes to introduction of Human Papillomavirus vaccine
Objective: A vaccine to prevent human papilloma virus (HPV) infection has been licensed recently in the United States of America and Australia. The aim of this study was to assess community attitudesExpand
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The relationship between health-related quality of life, pain and coping strategies in juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
OBJECTIVES To investigate the relationship between health-related quality of life (HRQL), experience of pain and pain coping strategies in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). ToExpand
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