Children are reliable reporters of common symptoms: results from a self-reported symptom diary for primary school children.


BACKGROUND Collecting information on subjective symptoms in children by parental reports or physician's interview is indirect and not suited for prospective data collection over extended time periods. AIM To examine the reliability of a diary for symptom self-reports by primary school children. METHODS Children aged 7-8 or 11-12 were recruited from… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2010.01727.x