Psychological adjustment, maternal distress, and family functioning in children with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy.

@article{Alyanak2013PsychologicalAM,
  title={Psychological adjustment, maternal distress, and family functioning in children with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy.},
  author={Behiye Alyanak and Ayşe Kılınçaslan and Leman Kutlu and Hasan H{\"u}seyin Bozkurt and Atakan Aydın},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={
          137-42
        }
}
PURPOSE To examine emotional and behavioral characteristics of children with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy (OBPP), psychological distress of their mothers and their family functioning, and compare them with healthy peers. METHODS Participants included 42 children with OBPP (22 boys, 20 girls; age range, 4-16 y; mean, 7 y 0 mo; SD, 3 y 3 mo) and 43 healthy controls (24 boys, 19 girls; age range, 4-15 y; mean, 8 y 0 m; SD, 3 y 0 mo). Childhood Behavior Checklist, Symptom Checklist 90, and… CONTINUE READING

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