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Fingersucking

Known as: Finger Sucking, Sucking, Finger, fingers sucking 
Sucking of the finger. This is one of the most common manipulations of the body found in young children.
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Administration of oral sucrose with and without non-nutritive sucking is the most frequently studied non… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The use of a very effective insecticide against sucking pests, neonicotinoid imidacloprid, has been increasing extensively. For… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The neonicotinoids, the newest major class of insecticides, have outstanding potency and systemic action for crop protection… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Studies dating to the 1870s have demonstrated that long-term nonnutritive sucking habits may lead to occlusal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Neonicotinoids represent a novel and distinct chemical class of insecticides with remarkable chemical and biological properties… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This experiment had three goals: 1. To identify the basis of sucking-induced analgesia in healthy, term, newborn humans… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Feeding problems are frequently encountered in the neonatal intensive care unit as a result of the survival of greater numbers of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Behavioral state, heart rate, and respiration were monitored during heelstick procedures in samples of healthy, term neonates (N… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The effects of nonnutritive sucking (NNS) by means of a pacifier during gavage feeding were studied in 30 premature infants whose… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
High-amplitude sucking was studied as a conditioned operant response reinforced by visual feedback in 4-and 12-month infants… Expand
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