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Normal sleep patterns in infants and children: a systematic review of observational studies.
This is a systematic review of the scientific literature with regard to normal sleep patterns in infants and children (0-12 years). The review was conducted according to the Preferred Reporting ItemsExpand
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Randomized controlled trial of web-based alcohol screening and brief intervention in primary care.
BACKGROUND There is compelling evidence supporting screening and brief intervention (SBI) for hazardous drinking, yet it remains underused in primary health care. Electronic (computer or Web-based)Expand
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Prevalence of childhood sexual abuse experiences in a community sample of women.
OBJECTIVE The study was designed to ascertain the prevalence and nature of sexual abuse in childhood for a community sample of women. METHOD A two-stage design, using questionnaires andExpand
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Same-sex attraction in a birth cohort: prevalence and persistence in early adulthood.
There is a continuing debate about the importance of social versus biological factors in the expression of same-sex attraction. Investigation of prevalence, continuities, and changes over time amongExpand
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Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) hospital discharge risk score accurately predicts long-term mortality post acute coronary syndrome.
BACKGROUND The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) hospital discharge risk score (GRACE score) developed from a multinational registry involving all subsets of acute coronary syndromeExpand
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The determinants of sexual intercourse before age 16.
PURPOSE To identify risk and protective factors for initiation of sexual intercourse before age 16 years at the level of the individual, family, and school. METHODS A longitudinal study based on aExpand
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The role of physical and psychological factors in occupational low back pain: a prospective cohort study
OBJECTIVE To examine risk factors for onset of low back pain (LBP) in healthcare workers. METHODS Nursing students, during their 3 year training period, and 1 year after training were studied in aExpand
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Planned place of birth in New Zealand: does it affect mode of birth and intervention rates among low-risk women?
BACKGROUND Midwives providing care as lead maternity caregivers in New Zealand provide continuity of care to women who may give birth in a variety of settings, including home, primary units, andExpand
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First sexual intercourse: age, coercion, and later regrets reported by a birth cohort
Abstract Objectives: To investigate how age at first sexual intercourse is related to the reported circumstances and to determine how these corresponded to views in early adulthood about its timing.Expand
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Weighted vaginal cones for urinary incontinence.
BACKGROUND Pelvic floor muscle training has long been the most common form of conservative treatment for stress urinary incontinence. Weighted vaginal cones can be used to help women to train theirExpand
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