Summary: Living outdoors as a recreational activity.
Publications167 found, 100 shown here
- The effectiveness of a peer support camp for siblings of children with cancerRanita Sidhu
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Clinical Haematology Oncology, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, and School of Occupational Therapy, Curtin University of Technology WA, Perth Western Australia 6008
Pediatr Blood Cancer 47:580-8. 2006..This is the first study to report on the mental health of Australian siblings of children with cancer and examines the effects of a therapeutic peer support camp-Camp Onwards, as an intervention...
- Maturing responsibility in young teens participating in an asthma camp: adaptive mechanisms and outcomesEllen B Buckner
University of Alabama School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
J Spec Pediatr Nurs 12:24-36. 2007..The purpose of this study was to describe adolescent adaptation in the four adaptive modes of the Roy Adaptation Model in campers attending a Young Teen Asthma Camp and relate that adaptation to the acquisition of asthma responsibility...
- Camping programs for children with cancer and their familiesAlexandra L C Martiniuk
Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, Kresge Building, London, Ontario, N6A 5C1, Canada
Support Care Cancer 11:749-57. 2003This paper presents an introduction to the role of camping programs for children with cancer and their families and a hypothesized theory of action...
- Challenge by choice: adventure-based counseling for seriously ill adolescentsKaren P Carlson
The Hole In The Wall Gang Camp, 565 Ashford Center Road, Ashford, CT 06278, USA
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 16:909-19, viii. 2007..This article describes adventure-based programming in the context of its effectiveness and utility in a summer camp program for children who have life-threatening illnesses...
- Outcomes associated with participation in a therapeutic recreation camping programme for children from 15 European countries: Data from the 'Barretstown Studies'Gemma Kiernan
Psychology Department, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
Soc Sci Med 59:903-13. 2004In recent years, specialised camping programmes, based largely on the premise of therapeutic recreation, have emerged as a form of intervention for children with chronic illnesses, and their siblings...
- Safety of summer camp for children with chronic and/or life threatening illnessEimear Kinsella
Barretstown Gang Camp, Barretstown Castle, Ballymore Eustace, Co Kildare, Ireland
Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:304-10. 2006....
- Health-related quality of life improves in children and adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease after attending a camp sponsored by the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of AmericaMelissa A Shepanski
Center for Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:164-70. 2005..To describe the reported health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in children and adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) after attending an IBD summer camp...
- Self-esteem measurement before and after summer burn camp in pediatric burn patientsBrett D Arnoldo
Department of Surgery, Parkland Hospital, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390-9158, USA
J Burn Care Res 27:786-9. 2006..The burn camp experience though an enriching summer activity, did not necessarily increase self-esteem in the majority of campers as measured by the survey tool employed...
- Assessing the relationship between locus of control and social competence in pediatric burn survivors attending summer cAMPCarrie Piazza-Waggoner
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
J Burn Care Rehabil 25:349-56. 2004..However, LOC significantly accounted for variability in the child's cooperation level, according to parent report. Other results are discussed, as well as implications for future research and clinical work in this area...
- Mental health needs of children and adolescents at camp: are they being assessed and treated appropriately by the camp nurse?Tamra J Courey
Kent State University Ashtabula Regional Campus, Ashtabula, OH, USA
J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs 19:215-23. 2006..Increasingly, more children and adolescents are attending camps with mental health concerns. This can pose a challenge for camp nurses who may lack experience in assessment and treatment of mental health issues...
- Accuracy of blood glucose estimation by children with diabetes: an investigation of repeated practice with growth curve modelingJulie Ann Wagner
School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT, USA
Psychol Rep 94:371-80. 2004..Results indicate that practicing the task of estimating is not an effective way to increase accuracy and may be contra-indicated. These results can help guide research and clinical use of glucose estimation in children...
- Summer fun for young derm patientsK Kraco
Minn Med 87:12. 2004
- Outside-hospital assistance for children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitusMaurizio Vanelli
Postgraduate School of Paediatrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Acta Biomed 77:163-7. 2006..Diabetic camps give the opportunity to children and adolescents with diabetes to verify, outside the family and under health professionals' supervision, their ability to manage the disease, and to increase own self-esteem...
- Camp discovery: fifteen magical yearsKavitha K Reddy
Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 56:677-8. 2007
- Change in glycemic control predicts change in weight in adolescent boys with type 1 diabetesMaryanne Quinn
Division of Endocrinology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatr Diabetes 4:162-7. 2003..To characterize the intraindividual relationships between changes in weight, glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) levels, and reported total daily insulin dose between clinic visits in adolescent boys with type 1 diabetes (T1D)...
- Donna Hagerty: a source of inspiration, information and hope for parents and their children. Interview by Tara Tosh-KennedyDonna Hagerty
Can Nurse 103:18, 43. 2007
- Behavior and peer status in children with ADHD: continuity and changeSylvie Mrug
Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
J Atten Disord 10:359-71. 2007..Using a short-term longitudinal design, this study links specific behaviors to peer functioning in groups of previously unfamiliar children with ADHD...
- Association of regulatory issues with an echovirus 18 meningitis outbreak at a children's summer camp in AlaskaJoseph B McLaughlin
Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:875-7. 2004..Lack of specific children's camp regulations and failure to implement and enforce existing regulations may have contributed to the outbreak...
- Age related differences in individual quality of life domains in youth with type 1 diabetesJulie A Wagner
Department of Behavioral Sciences and Community Health, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:54. 2004..Investigating individual, as opposed to predetermined, quality of life domains may yield important information about quality of life. This study investigated the individual quality of life domains nominated by youth with type 1 diabetes...
- Evaluation of a multistate faith-based program for children affected by natural disasterMarianne E Zotti
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCCDPHP, DRH, ASB, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
Public Health Nurs 23:400-9. 2006....
- A therapeutic camp weekend for adolescents with craniofacial differencesKim Tiemens
Centre for Craniofacial Care and Research, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 43:44-6. 2006..The camp comprised a program that involved personal challenges and group-building activities, as well as social recreational activities. This article outlines the camp intervention, with recommendations for future camp evaluation...
- Tick exposure and Lyme disease at a summer camp in MarylandArif R Sarwari
Dept. of Medicine, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, USA
W V Med J 101:126-30. 2005..The risk for LD in campers and staff was much higher than that of the general population despite the use of tick-exposure precautions. Focused interventions need to be put in place in summer camps to prevent transmission of LD...
- This is the best life yet--life at Camp FriendshipRevonda B Mosher
Department of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Nurs 32:84-7. 2006
- Knowledge, resilience, and effectiveness of education in a young teen asthma campEllen B Buckner
University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL; Chairman, Camp Winnataska Advisory Committee, USA
Pediatr Nurs 31:201-7, 210. 2005....
- Child maltreatment, attention networks, and potential precursors to borderline personality disorderFred A Rogosch
Mt Hope Family Center, University of Rochester, NY 14608, USA
Dev Psychopathol 17:1071-89. 2005..Experiential and biological contributions to risk for BPD and recommendations for prevention and intervention are discussed...
- Longitudinal trajectories of self-system processes and depressive symptoms among maltreated and nonmaltreated childrenJungmeen Kim
Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, 24061, USA
Child Dev 77:624-39. 2006..The findings contribute to enhancing our understanding of the developmental processes whereby early maltreatment experiences are linked to later maladjustment...
- [A trip around the world--the 2002 Better Days Camp]Katrin Winter
Kinderkrankenschwester, , Regina-Protmann-Schule, Frankfurt
Kinderkrankenschwester 22:101-3. 2003
- Response shift and glycemic control in children with diabetesJulie A Wagner
Department of Behavioral Sciences and Community Health, University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:38. 2005..The purpose of this study was to investigate the scale recalibration construct of response shift and its relationship to glycemic control in children with diabetes...
- Passive prophylaxis with permethrin-treated tents reduces mosquito bites among North American summer campersDavid R Boulware
Division of Infectious Disease and International Medicine, University of Minnesota, MMC 250, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Wilderness Environ Med 16:9-15. 2005..Insect repellent is recommended but often not used. It is unknown whether permethrin treatment of a location, such as a campsite, provides passive prophylaxis reducing mosquito bites among all persons in the immediate vicinity...
- Assessing the value of children's asthma campsJill Heins Nesvold
American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest, St Paul, Minnesota 55103, USA
J Asthma 43:273-7. 2006....
- Improved glycemic control among Thai children and young adults with type 1 diabetes participating in the diabetes campJeerunda Santiprabhob
Diabetes Education Program, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 88:S38-43. 2005..0 +/- 3.1% and 9.0 +/- 2.6% (p = 0.008) respectively. The diabetes camp is a valuable program for patients to learn diabetes-self management skills, especially in countries where the diabetes education programs are not always available...
- Role of camping in the treatment of childhood obesityMario Di Pietro
Hospital of Atri, Atri Teramo, Italy
Acta Biomed 75:118-21. 2004..These results suggest that camps may help to improve nutritional and physical education and psychological outcome of obese children...
- Metabolic control and educational status in children with type 1 diabetes: effects of a summer camp and intensive insulin treatmentG Karaguzel
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, School of Medicine, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey
Acta Diabetol 42:156-61. 2005..Camp-assisted IIT with RAI improved metabolic control of diabetic children. Additionally, camp-assisted education has a positive effect on disease-related educational level and self-management...
- Teaching patients: role of summer camps for asthmatic childrenF Muñoz-López
Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 35:123-5. 2007
- Asthma camp. Quality of life questionnairesM A Martín Iglesias
Camp Committee Sociedad Madrid Castilla la Mancha de Alergología e Inmunología Clínica, Spain
Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 31:231-5. 2003..Even so, they identify crisis and learn to control them in an special risky life period. Asthma camps is a good experience for both groups and also for sanitary equipment...
- Management of diabetes at summer campsRoberta Ciambra
Department of Paediatrics, M. Bufalini Hospital, Cesena, Italy
Acta Biomed 76:81-4. 2005....
- Effectiveness of previous mumps vaccination during a summer camp outbreakJoshua K Schaffzin
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Career Workforce and Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Pediatrics 120:e862-8. 2007..In July 2005, an outbreak of mumps occurred during a children's summer camp in upstate New York. An investigation was initiated to describe the cases and evaluate vaccine effectiveness...
- "Camping up" self-esteem in children with hemophiliaD Thomas
School of Nursing, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 24:253-63. 2001..We identify many opportunities for future education and research to provide quality nursing support to this unique population...
- Camp nursing: innovative opportunities for nursing students to work with childrenLynnette Schmidt
Newman Division of Nursing, Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas 66801, USA
Nurse Educ 32:246-50. 2007..The author discussed these courses and the innovative opportunities they provide for students to gain self-confidence in working with children...
- The great gluten escape: a camp for children with celiac diseaseCheryl L Gainer
Gastroenterol Nurs 30:380-1. 2007
- Changes in frequency and severity of limited joint mobility in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus between 1976-78 and 1998J R Infante
Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
J Pediatr 138:33-7. 2001..025). CONCLUSIONS: These findings confirm the hypothesis that the prevalence of LJM has decreased, most likely the result of improved blood glucose control during the past 2 decades...
- High day-to-day glucose variability: a frequent phenomenon in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes attending summer campC Choleau
Service d endocrinologie, diabétologie et maladies métaboliques, Hopital Avicenne, AP HP, and CRNH IdF, EA 3412, Universite Paris 13, 125, route de Stalingrad, 93000 Bobigny, France
Diabetes Metab 34:46-51. 2008..The aim of this research was to evaluate the frequency of high variability in a population of diabetic children and adolescents attending summer camp...
- Asthma campBeverly Hodges
Wales College of Medicine, Biology, Life and Health Sciences, Cardiff
Paediatr Nurs 17:20-2. 2005
- A very special place for children with cancerCarol Zinger Kotsubo
Pediatric Oncology, Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, USA
Hawaii Med J 67:50-1. 2008
- Medical specialty camps for youth with diabetesAlicia H McAuliffe-Fogarty
Circle of Life Camp, Inc, Circle of Life Center, Inc, 5 Woodridge Drive, Loudonville, NY 12211, USA
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 16:887-908, viii. 2007..are unique to this population and describes the intentional programming and special considerations within this camping environment...
- Time of their lives--Camp HeartlandRon Stodghill
Time 160:48-51. 2002
- Intestinal parasites and commensals among individuals from a landless camping in the rural area of UberlÃ¢ndia, Minas Gerais, BrazilMaria Cec lia Oliveira
Laborat rio de Parasitologia, Instituto de Ci ncias Biom dicas, Universidade Federal de Uberl ndia, Uberl ndia, MG, Brasil
Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 45:173-6. 2003We evaluated the occurrence of intestinal parasites and commensals among children and adults from a landless camping in the rural area of UberlÃ¢ndia, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, from October to November 2001...
- Summer camps and quality of life in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetesMichele Mancuso
Department of Paediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Acta Biomed 74:35-7. 2003..We think that Italian guidelines for summer camps should help in standardizing the organization and management; in this way it will be probably easier to evaluate the impact of summer camps on the quality of life...
- Camps for children with T1DMStefano Tumini
Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
Acta Biomed 74:32-4. 2003..It is necessary to improve studies in this way. In any case present day camping experiences are invaluable.
- "Governare il diabete" ("to steer diabetes"): a new proposal for diabetic campsAlessandro Salvatoni
Department of Pediatrics, University of the Insubria, E Macchi Foundation Hospital, Varese, Italy
Acta Biomed 74:29-31. 2003..The impact of the experience on self-esteem, quality of life and metabolic control is currently under investigation...
- Diabetes camps: an international experienceKoba Koplatadze
Tbilisi State Medical University, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia
Mo Med 100:145-7. 2003..Using HbAlc levels as a measure of glycemic control, we have found the camp to be effective in achieving this goal...
- Very high and increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaL A Newhook
Department of Pediatrics, Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Pediatr Diabetes 9:62-8. 2008..To determine the incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) among children aged 0-14 yr inclusive in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)...
- Happy campers. Interview by Lynne WallisCaroline James
Nurs Stand 17:65. 2002
- The challenge of evaluating rehabilitative activity holidays for burn-injured children: qualitative and quantitative outcome data from a Burns Camp over a five-year periodSarah L Gaskell
Booth Hall Children s Hospital, Manchester, UK
Dev Neurorehabil 10:149-60. 2007..The discrepancy between the quantitative and qualitative results is discussed, and implications and challenges for further evaluation of Burns Camps are raised...
- Healthy eating practices: perceptions, facilitators, and barriers among youth with diabetesLauren A Gellar
Teacher s College Columbia University, Department of Health and Behavior Studies, New York, New York, USA
Diabetes Educ 33:671-9. 2007..The purpose of this study was to explore the perceptions of healthy eating by youth with diabetes as well as facilitators of and barriers to healthy eating behavior...
- [Murine typhus infected in Oku-etsu area, Fukui Prefecture]K Takagi
First Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, Shimoaizuki 23-3, Matsuoka, Fukui 910-1193, Japan
Kansenshogaku Zasshi 75:341-4. 2001..Until the onset, she was healthy and she had been camping with her classmates in a wooded mountainous area in Oku-etsu, Fukui Prefecture...
- Prevention-oriented epidemiology of burns in Ardabil provincial burn centre, IranH Sadeghi Bazargani
PHS Department, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Burns 37:521-7. 2011..The two most important injury patterns, more common among women, were getting burned while using a camping gas stove or while refilling the chamber of kerosene-burning appliances without first extinguishing them...
- Beyond low-level activity: on a "non-radioactive" gas mantleKarin Poljanc
Atominstitut der Osterreichischen Universitäten, Vienna University of Technology, Stadionallee 2, 1020 Vienna, Austria
Sci Total Environ 374:36-42. 2007Gas mantles for camping gas lanterns sometimes contain thorium compounds. During the last years, the use of thorium-free gas mantles has become more and more popular due to the avoidance of a radioactive heavy metal...
- Comparison of carbon monoxide levels during heating of ice and water to boiling point with a camping stoveSimon Leigh-Smith
Defence Medical Services, UK
Wilderness Environ Med 15:164-70. 2004To determine whether using a camping stove to bring a pan of ice to boiling point produces higher carbon monoxide (CO) concentration than would bringing a pan of water to boiling point...
- Is there a need for a travel vaccination against tick-borne encephalitis?Ursula Kunze
Institute of Social Medicine, Center of Public Health, Medical University Vienna, Rooseveltplatz 3, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Travel Med Infect Dis 6:380-3. 2008..g. bicycling, camping, hiking, etc.)...
- Recreation, consumption of wild game, risk, and the Department of Energy sites: perceptions of people attending the Lewiston, ID, "Roundup"J Burger
Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, and Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 8082, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health A 56:221-34. 1999..Men engaged in significantly higher hunting and fishing rates than women, but there were no gender differences in camping and hiking rates...
- An uncommon case of a suicide with inhalation of hydrogen cyanideF Musshoff
Institute of Forensic Medicine, Stiftsplatz 12, 53111 Bonn, Germany
Forensic Sci Int 204:e4-7. 2011..A penetrating odor of bitter almonds was noticed when opening the doors. A camping stove and a cooking pot containing large amounts of dark blue crystals were found in the footwell of the car...
- Risk factors for coliform bacteria in backcountry lakes and streams in the Sierra Nevada mountains: a 5-year studyRobert W Derlet
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
Wilderness Environ Med 19:82-90. 2008..To provide a 5-year longitudinal assessment of risk of acquiring disease from Sierra Nevada Wilderness area lakes and streams. This study examines the relative risk factors for harmful water microorganisms, using coliforms as an indicator...
- Age at menarche, menstrual patterns, sexual health knowledge, attitudes and premarital sexual partners of female athletes in Ibadan, NigeriaO A Moronkola
Health Education Unit, Dept of Human Kinetics and Health Education, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
East Afr J Public Health 4:51-4. 2007..The study aimed to find out age at menarche, menstrual patterns, attitudes and premarital sexual partners of female athletes in Ibadan Nigeria...
- Spatial patterns of recreation impact on experimental campsitesDavid N Cole
Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute, Rocky Mountain Research Station, USDA Forest Service, P O Box 8089, Missoula, MT 59807, USA
J Environ Manage 70:73-84. 2004Management of camping impacts in protected areas worldwide is limited by inadequate understanding of spatial patterns of impact and attention to spatial management strategies...
- Evidence for a fundamental and pervasive shift away from nature-based recreationOliver R W Pergams
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois, 845 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:2295-300. 2008..S. game licenses issued, (iii) indicators of time spent camping, and (iv) indicators of time spent backpacking or hiking...
- Carbon monoxide exposure from cooking in snow caves at high altitudeL E Keyes
Women s Health Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
Wilderness Environ Med 12:208-12. 2001..We hypothesized that ambient CO and serum carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) levels would increase and that even low levels of COHb would be associated with symptoms of CO poisoning at high altitude...
- [A case of Lyme borreliosis which was suspected to be caused by Borrelia japonica infection in Shizuoka, Japan]T Masuzawa
Department of Microbiology, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka, Japan
Kansenshogaku Zasshi 70:264-7. 1996..A 8-year-old female was bitten on her head by a tick at a camping ground, near Tamagawa, Shizuoka...
- Gender differences in resource use and evaluation of attributes of places of resource use by Native Americans and Caucasians from Western Idaho: relevance to risk evaluationsJoanna Burger
Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health A 73:1655-64. 2010..More individuals engaged in fishing than any other consumptive activity, and more people engaged in camping and hiking than other nonconsumptive activities...
- An approach for recreation suitability analysis to recreation planning in Gölcük Nature ParkAtila Gül
Department of Landscape Architecture, Suleyman Demirel University, Orman Fakültesi, Peyzaj Mimarliği Bölümü, 32260 Isparta, Turkey
Environ Manage 37:606-25. 2006..Various recreational facilities and activities (including picnicking, sports facilities and playgrounds, camping sites, walking paths, food and local outlets, etc...
- Impacts of nutrient additions and digging for human waste disposal in natural environments, Tasmania, AustraliaKerry L Bridle
School of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 78, Hobart, 7001, Tasmania, Australia
J Environ Manage 69:299-306. 2003..faeces and toilet paper), and urination, on Tasmanian vegetation types that occur in areas used for wild country camping, in order to develop appropriate guidelines...
- Streptobacillus moniliformis bacteremia in a child: case reportRajinder M Joshi
Microbiology Unit, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Laboratory Center, Yiaco Medical Co KSCC, Al Adan Hospital, Kuwait
Med Princ Pract 19:409-11. 2010..We report a case of bacteremia caused by Streptobacillus moniliformis...
- Echinococcus granulosus in Australia, widespread and doing well!David J Jenkins
Australian Hydatid Control and Epidemiology Program, 12 Mildura Street, Fyshwick, ACT 2609, Australia
Parasitol Int 55:S203-6. 2006..The potential transmission risk to humans using public picnic and camping areas in parks and forests, especially in the southeastern Australia, could be substantially reduced through ..
- Forecasting risk of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE): using data from wildlife and climate to predict next year's number of human victimsPaul D Haemig
Department of Clinical Microbiology, Division of Laboratory Medicine, County Hospital Ryhov, Jonkoping, Sweden
Scand J Infect Dis 43:366-72. 2011..However, the number of humans stricken by the disease varies from year to year. A method for predicting major increases and decreases is needed...
- Borrelia hermsii causing relapsing Fever and uveitisLyndell L Lim
Ocular Inflammatory Diseases Unit, Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
Am J Ophthalmol 142:348-9. 2006..To describe a case of uveitis that is associated with Borrelia hermsii relapsing fever...
- Recreation and risk: potential exposureJ Burger
Ecology and Evolution Graduate Program, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08855 1059, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health 52:269-84. 1997..people attending the Mayfest reported their activities as birdwatching, photographing, fishing, hiking, camping, and hunting...
- Clusters of travel-associated Legionnaires disease in Italy, Spain and France, July 2002 - June 2006M C Rota
Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
Euro Surveill 12:E3-4. 2007..2% (81/615) in Spain and 9.5% (75/789) in France. Overall, 641 cases were reported. Hotels, camping sites and ships and other sites represented respectively 83%, 10% and 7% of the total accommodation sites, with ..
- A therapeutic taskscape: theorizing place-making, discipline and care at a camp for troubled youthCheryl Morse Dunkley
Geography Department, University of Vermont, 211 Old Mill Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Health Place 15:88-96. 2009Ethnographic research at a therapeutic camping program for troubled youth in Vermont suggests that therapeutic landscapes can be productively theorized as 'taskscapes' [Ingold, T., 1993. The temporality of the landscape...
- [The daily life of nurses in the Brazilian expeditionary force in the theater of operations during World War II, in Italy (1942-1945)]Margarida Maria Rocha Bernardes
Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 13:314-21. 2005..these nurses faced the challenges of daily life at war and managed to adapt themselves to the adversities of the camping sites and wards...
- Environmental attitudes and perceptions of future land use at the Savannah River Site: are there racial differences?J Burger
Division of Life Sciences, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, CRESP, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health A 53:255-62. 1998..having a higher preference for using it as a preserve, and whites having a higher preference for a research park, camping, hiking, and hunting...
- West Nile virus-associated optic neuritis and chorioretinitisWilliam V Anninger
Department of Ophthalmology, William Havener Eye Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43214, USA
Am J Ophthalmol 136:1183-5. 2003..To report the new ocular and neurologic features of West Nile virus (WNV) meningoencephalitis...
- Does pan diameter influence carbon monoxide levels during heating of water to boiling point with a camping stove?Simon Leigh-Smith
Defence Medical Services, UK
Wilderness Environ Med 15:171-4. 2004..pan diameter influences carbon monoxide (CO) concentration during heating of water to boiling point with a camping stove...
- A comparative assessment of attendance and nonattendance at Camp Trillium by children with cancer and their families; including their utilization of health and social servicesRonald D Barr
McMaster Children s Hospital, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:358-65. 2010b>Camping programs for children with chronic diseases are designed for specific needs, but rigorous evaluation of their impact is largely lacking...
- Laparoscopic liver resection without portal clamping: a prospective evaluationCarlo Pulitano
Department of Surgery Liver Unit, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Via Olgettina, 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
Surg Endosc 22:2196-200. 2008..demonstrated that laparoscopic liver resection is associated with more frequent use and longer duration of portal camping than open liver resection, a fact that may partially explain the improvement in operative blood loss reported by ..
- Environmental behavioural modification programme for street children in Alexandria, EgyptG Hosny
Environmental Health Division, Department of Environmental Studies, Institute of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
East Mediterr Health J 13:1438-48. 2007..The programme included camping and field trips, recreational activities and games, role play and theatre, story-telling, life-skill activities, ..
- Campfire burns of the palms in crawling infants in Saudi Arabia: results following release and graft of contracturesMohammad M Al-Qattan
Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
J Burn Care Res 30:616-9. 2009In Saudi Arabia, camping in the desert is commonly practiced by families. A campfire is usually lit and unsupervised crawling infants are at risk of burns from these campfires...
- Tolerance to hydraulic and organic load fluctuations in constructed wetlandsF Masi
IRIDRA Srl, Via Lorenzo il Magnifico 70, 50129, Florence, Italy
Water Sci Technol 56:39-48. 2007..e. camping site...
- Camping the gothic: que(e)ring sexuality in Truman Capote's Other Voices, Other RoomsB Mitchell-Peters
English Department, Marianopolis College, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Homosex 39:107-38. 2000....
- An experimental study of warming intravenous fluid in a cold environmentTimothy F Platts-Mills
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, University Medical Center, Fresno, California 93702, USA
Wilderness Environ Med 18:177-85. 2007..The most effective method to accomplish this goal in a cold prehospital, wilderness, or combat setting is unknown. We evaluated various methods of warming intravenous fluids for a bolus infusion in a cold remote environment...
- Camp for all connection: a community health information outreach projectJeffrey T Huber
Texas Woman s University, 1130 John Freeman Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 93:348-52. 2005..The purpose of the Camp For All Connection project is to facilitate access to electronic health information resources at the Camp For All facility...
- Healing with horses: fostering recovery from cancer with horses as therapistsPamela J Haylock
University of Texas Medicine Branch School of Nursing, Galveston, USA
Explore (NY) 2:264-8. 2006Nearly 10 years ago, I looked at a poster exhibit for a nonprofit organization's camping experience for cancer survivors. One of the images in particular remains with me to this day...
- Adolescents binge drinking when on holiday: an evaluation of a community intervention based on self-regulationJade van de Luitgaarden
Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Promotion and Health Education, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Subst Use Misuse 45:190-203. 2010..a case study of a community intervention aimed at reducing excessive drinking in young men on holiday in seaside camping resorts in the Netherlands...
- The response of two arctic tundra plant communities to human trampling disturbanceChristopher A Monz
Sterling College, Craftsbury Common, VT 05827, USA
J Environ Manage 64:207-17. 2002..These results suggest that these tundra communities can tolerate moderate levels of hiking and camping provided that use is maintained below disturbance thresholds and that visitors employ appropriate minimum-impact ..
- Stewardship and future land use at a Department of Energy site: does self-interest determine ratings?J Burger
Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 8082, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health A 63:383-95. 2001..generally correlated with the number of days people engaged in particular activities (hunting, fishing, hiking, camping), people who hunted and fished rated nearly every recreational activity higher than did people who only camped or ..
- Adult burn injuries due to domestic barbeques in New South WalesA Khalessi
Burns Unit, Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Concord, NSW 2135, Australia
Burns 34:1002-5. 2008..In our series the number of burn injuries associated with domestic barbeques is increasing and we have reviewed the records of these patients to document their injuries and identify possible causes...
- The microbial status of natural waters in a protected wilderness areaA T McDonald
Earth and Biosphere Institute, School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
J Environ Manage 87:600-8. 2008..occurred over the summer months and particularly at weekends at sites frequented by visitors, either for 'wild' camping or day visits, or where water was drawn from the river for drinking...
- Tourist perceptions of degradation caused by coastal nature-based recreationJulianna Priskin
School of Earth and Geographical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, M004, 35 Stirling Highway Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
Environ Manage 32:189-204. 2003..boating, fishing, diving and snorkelling, (wind)surfing, sandboarding, four-wheel driving, (bush)walking, camping, horseriding and sightseeing...
- Cognitive rehabilitation after severe traumatic brain injury: a pilot programme of goal planning and outdoor adventure course participationAlexandra J Walker
Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Brain Inj 19:1237-41. 2005..To describe and evaluate a pilot community based rehabilitation programme for severe brain injury...
- Tick infestation on the lower eyelid: a case reportVasilis Liolios
Hull Royal Infirmary NHS Trust, Anlaby Road, Hull, HU3 2JZ, UK
Cases J 2:9073. 2009..The tick infestation of the lower lid is a quite rare condition...
- Infections from leisure-time activitiesD Schlossberg
Medical Services, Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, PA 19486, USA
Microbes Infect 3:509-14. 2001Leisure-time activities expose us to a variety of infections. The traveler confronts new pathogens and vectors. Camping, hiking and gardening have attendant risks, as does exposure to fresh and salt water...
- [Fatal chest injury from a shotgun slug: homicide, accident or suicide?]Birol Aydin
Institut für Rechtsmedizin des Universitätsklinikums Hamburg Eppendorf
Arch Kriminol 219:89-97. 2007..One of the triggers interlocked with the button of a camping chair's cushion and a shot was fired...
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- Determining the Effectiveness of a Relational Aggression Intervention for Urban AStephen S Leff; Fiscal Year: 2010..As such, developing early interventions for relationally aggressive girls may help to reduce serious mental health disorders later in life. ..
- Food Intake Recording Software System: Version 4Tom Baranowski; Fiscal Year: 2007..Increased use of inexpensive dietary assessment tools will be invaluable as part of genetic or disparities research with children, when multiple days of assessment are possible. ..
- Quality Life Among Youth with Craniofacial ConditionsDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2004..S., and one in the United Kingdom. Adolescents and their parents will complete questionnaires at baseline, and gain at 1-2 year clinical follow-up. ..
- Jane Addams Substance Abuse Research CollaborationLarry Bennett; Fiscal Year: 2004..Three pilot projects will support mentoring of faculty by senior substance abuse researchers and serve as platforms for fully developed research proposals. ..
- Psychosocial Adjustment in Adolescents with Spina BifidaGrayson Holmbeck; Fiscal Year: 2009..Moreover, the results will have implications for prevention and intervention efforts with families who have offspring with disabling birth defects. ..
- Determining the Effectiveness of a Relational Aggression Intervention for Urban AStephen Leff; Fiscal Year: 2009..As such, developing early interventions for relationally aggressive girls may help to reduce serious mental health disorders later in life. ..
- Biobehavioral Cancer Prevention and Control Training ProgramDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2007..The broad effects of this training grant are felt by the faculty, the trainees, the affiliate fellows, and,indeed, by the departments and schools that house all of us. We seek continuous funding for our next five years. ..
- Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and YouthDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Middle School Prevention of Type 2 DiabetesTom Baranowski; Fiscal Year: 2007..4/98) Page 3 JJ ..
- Quality of Life of Overweight Youth: Multicultural ViewDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2007..Investigators: Multicultural team of experienced outcomes experts, obesity experts, endocrinologists, and community agents will collaborate to recruit, study, publish, and disseminate results. ..
- Psychosocial Adjustment in Adolescents with Spina BifidaGrayson Holmbeck; Fiscal Year: 2007..Moreover, the results will have implications for prevention and intervention efforts with families who have offspring with disabling birth defects. ..
- QUALITY OF LIFE AMONG ADOLESCENTS WITH CRANIOFACIAL CONDDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2001..3. To compare verifiable quality of life reported by adolescents with craniofacial conditions with those of their mother (or primary caretaker). ..
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- Home Fruit,Juice and Vegetable AvailabilityTom Baranowski; Fiscal Year: 2002..The extent to which this research enhances the validity and reliability of measurement, future research on correlates will be more successful. ..
- DESIGNING INTERVENTIONS FOR INNER-CITY AGGRESSIVE GIRLSStephen Leff; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- A Classroom-based Relational Aggression InterventionStephen Leff; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and YouthDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Determining the Effectiveness of a Relational Aggression Intervention for Urban AStephen Leff; Fiscal Year: 2007..As such, developing early interventions for relationally aggressive girls may help to reduce serious mental health disorders later in life. ..
- PROP SENSITIVITY AND OBESITY AMONG ETHNIC CHILDRENTom Baranowski; Fiscal Year: 2007..Understanding how PROP sensitivity relates to obesity and food intake could provide an easily determined stratifying variable to which dietary interventions could be tailored. ..
- Developing a Culturally-Sensitive Attributional MeasureStephen Leff; Fiscal Year: 2007..Relevance: This study will develop and validate a culturally-relevant.measure that could be extremely useful in future studies examining the social information processing among urban African American girls. ..
- Risk and Protective Mechanisms in Child MaltreatmentJungmeen Kim; Fiscal Year: 2007..Furthermore, the proposed research will provide critical information for the development of effective preventive interventions for child abuse and neglect. ..