Correlation among academic performance, recurrent abdominal pain and other factors in Year-6 urban primary-school children in Malaysia.

@article{Boey2003CorrelationAA,
  title={Correlation among academic performance, recurrent abdominal pain and other factors in Year-6 urban primary-school children in Malaysia.},
  author={Christopher Chiong-Meng Boey and Asha Omar and J Arul Phillips},
  journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health},
  year={2003},
  volume={39 5},
  pages={352-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The present study aimed to investigate the extent to which recurrent abdominal pain and other factors were associated with academic achievement among Year-6 (12 years of age) schoolchildren. METHODS The present study was a cross-sectional survey conducted from September to November 2001. Schoolchildren were recruited from primary schools that were selected randomly from a list of all primary schools in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, using random sampling numbers. Information concerning… CONTINUE READING