Dysfunctional eating patterns and symptoms of pica in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease.

@article{Lemanek2002DysfunctionalEP,
  title={Dysfunctional eating patterns and symptoms of pica in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease.},
  author={Kathleen L. Lemanek and Ronald Tse Brown and F Daniel Amstrong and Catherine Hood and Charles H. Pegelow and Gerald Woods},
  journal={Clinical pediatrics},
  year={2002},
  volume={41 7},
  pages={493-500}
}
The objective of this study was to examine the incidence and relationship of pica symptoms and dysfunctional eating patterns in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease (SCD). Children and caregivers (n = 146) completed questionnaires assessing eating difficulties and symptoms of pica. Information also was collected from medical records and… CONTINUE READING