Frances Aboud

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A responsive feeding intervention increases children's self-feeding and maternal responsiveness but not weight gain
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal H3A 1B1, Canada
    J Nutr 139:1738-43. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a parenting program in Bangladesh to address early childhood health, growth and development
    Frances E Aboud
    McGill University, Canada Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:250-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Challenges to changing health behaviours in developing countries: a critical overview
    Frances E Aboud
    McGill University, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 75:589-94. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A cluster-randomized evaluation of a responsive stimulation and feeding intervention in bangladesh
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1
    Pediatrics 127:e1191-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint An assessment of community readiness for HIV/AIDS preventive interventions in rural Bangladesh
    Frances Aboud
    McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 70:360-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint The formation of in-group favoritism and out-group prejudice in young children: are they distinct attitudes?
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Dev Psychol 39:48-60. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a community-based responsive feeding programme in rural Bangladesh: a cluster randomized field trial
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 4:275-86. 2008
  8. pmc Evaluation of an early childhood parenting programme in rural Bangladesh
    Frances E Aboud
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:3-13. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The McGill Pain Questionnaire in Amharic: Zwai Health Center patients' reports on the experience of pain
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1B1
    Ethiop Med J 41:45-61. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Health and development outcomes in 6.5-y-old children breastfed exclusively for 3 or 6 mo
    Michael S Kramer
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1070-4. 2009

Collaborators

  • Eric Fombonne
  • Jean Paul Collet
  • Ciara Briscoe
  • Charles P Larson
  • Diane Hughes
  • Michael S Kramer
  • Robert W Platt
  • Beverley Chalmers
  • Elena Mironova
  • Natalia Bogdanovich
  • Sergei Igumnov
  • Lidia Matush
  • Ellen Hodnett
  • Stephen M Quintana
  • Anna C Moore
  • Mourad Dahhou
  • Bruce Mazer
  • Maria Kotliarovich
  • Afanasia Lazarenko
  • Zinaida Bisucova
  • Nelli Kotuchova
  • Galina Kluchnikova
  • Lilia Smolskaya
  • Oxana Zarodova
  • Irina Rogach
  • Natalia Bazulko
  • Svetlana Prihodovskaya
  • Gyorgi Shishko
  • Irina Vanilovich
  • Raisa Misiura
  • Nadezda Kushkova
  • Danuta Iodkovskaya
  • Thierry Ducruet
  • Ludmila Lazuta
  • Anna Silvanovich
  • Vera Shota
  • Zoya Solovyova
  • Marina Gotovchi
  • Valentina Rahotskaya
  • Irina Dzikovich
  • Olga Gritsenko
  • Irina Baikevich
  • Elena Avsiuk
  • Julia Rizkovskaya
  • Natalia Andreeva
  • Ludmila Sheveleva
  • Tatiana Avdeichuk
  • Nadezda Turkovskaya
  • Sergei Davidovsky
  • Valentina Solovey
  • Larisa Kebikova
  • Ludmila Kozlova
  • Galina Ivanova
  • Zinaida Liamkina
  • Natalia Tsarik
  • Galina Kovalevskaya
  • Lidia Ovchinikova
  • Elena Seraia
  • Tamara Tichonchuk
  • Natalia Krokas
  • Oksana Potapenko
  • Oleg Skugarevsky
  • Zinaida Sevkovskaya
  • Svetlana Pleskach
  • Tamara Galushkina
  • Tamara Nabedo
  • Oleg Trofimovich
  • Stanley Shapiro
  • Irina Bujko
  • Natalia Senchuk
  • Ludmila Rutkovskaya
  • William E Cross
  • Sharon Nelson-Le Gall
  • Sadika Akhter
  • Cynthia Hudley
  • Josefina Contreras-Grau
  • Deborah L Vietze
  • Lynn S Liben
  • Ruth K Chao

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint A responsive feeding intervention increases children's self-feeding and maternal responsiveness but not weight gain
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal H3A 1B1, Canada
    J Nutr 139:1738-43. 2009
    ..Weight gain may require more nutritional input, especially in areas of high food insecurity...
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a parenting program in Bangladesh to address early childhood health, growth and development
    Frances E Aboud
    McGill University, Canada Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:250-8. 2013
    ..However, all children became more stunted. Findings are discussed in terms of theories of behaviour change and parenting, critical ages for parenting programs, and implications for program delivery. ..
  3. doi request reprint Challenges to changing health behaviours in developing countries: a critical overview
    Frances E Aboud
    McGill University, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 75:589-94. 2012
    ..This special issue of behaviour change interventions in developing countries adds to our understanding of where we are now and what we need to do to realize more gains in the future...
  4. doi request reprint A cluster-randomized evaluation of a responsive stimulation and feeding intervention in bangladesh
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1
    Pediatrics 127:e1191-7. 2011
    ..The hypothesis was that mothers in the intervention would exhibit better parenting skills and children would exhibit better developmental and nutritional outcomes than controls...
  5. doi request reprint An assessment of community readiness for HIV/AIDS preventive interventions in rural Bangladesh
    Frances Aboud
    McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 70:360-7. 2010
    ..The findings provide formative information on the constraints and opportunities of community groups as partners in HIV preventive interventions and strategies to help them move to a higher stage of readiness...
  6. ncbi request reprint The formation of in-group favoritism and out-group prejudice in young children: are they distinct attitudes?
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Dev Psychol 39:48-60. 2003
    ..Out-group prejudice was weaker, but its targets suffer from comparison with the high favoritism accorded in-group members...
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a community-based responsive feeding programme in rural Bangladesh: a cluster randomized field trial
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 4:275-86. 2008
    ..These results provide evidence that self-feeding and weight gain can improve by targeting specific behaviours, while maternal responsiveness may require more intensive strategies...
  8. pmc Evaluation of an early childhood parenting programme in rural Bangladesh
    Frances E Aboud
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:3-13. 2007
    ..Parenting sessions offered by peer educators were informative and participatory, yet they need to include more practice, problem-solving, and peer-support if information is to be translated into behaviour...
  9. ncbi request reprint The McGill Pain Questionnaire in Amharic: Zwai Health Center patients' reports on the experience of pain
    Frances E Aboud
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1B1
    Ethiop Med J 41:45-61. 2003
    ..The McGill Pain Questionnaire--Amharic (MPQ-Am) could be a useful tool for future studies of illness-specific pain, and of the effectiveness of pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical strategies for pain management...
  10. doi request reprint Health and development outcomes in 6.5-y-old children breastfed exclusively for 3 or 6 mo
    Michael S Kramer
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1070-4. 2009
    ..Despite the current World Health Organization recommendation that infants be exclusively breastfed for 6 mo, this practice remains unusual in both developed and developing countries...
  11. doi request reprint Behaviour change communication targeting four health behaviours in developing countries: a review of change techniques
    Ciara Briscoe
    Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1B1
    Soc Sci Med 75:612-21. 2012
    ..We propose that program development would be more systematic if researchers considered a menu of technique categories appropriate for the targeted behaviour and audience when designing their studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Responsive complementary feeding in rural Bangladesh
    Anna C Moore
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Soc Sci Med 62:1917-30. 2006
    ..Thus, the responsive feeding framework, once operationalized, has the potential to identify specific behaviours that support or impede mother-child interaction during complementary feeding...
  13. doi request reprint Breastfeeding and child cognitive development: new evidence from a large randomized trial
    Michael S Kramer
    Department of Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:578-84. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, and culture in child development: contemporary research and future directions
    Stephen M Quintana
    Child Dev 77:1129-41. 2006
    ..The methodological innovations as well as challenges of current research are highlighted. It is recommended that future research adhere to principles of cultural validity described in the text...