child day care centers

Summary

Summary: Facilities which provide care for pre-school and school-age children.

Top Publications

  1. doi Low levels of objectively measured physical activity in preschoolers in child care
    John J Reilly
    University of Glasgow Division of Developmental Medicine, Scotland, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:502-7. 2010
  2. ncbi Changes in pneumococcal serotypes and antibiotypes carried by vaccinated and unvaccinated day-care centre attendees in Portugal, a country with widespread use of the seven-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    R Sá-Leão
    Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica e Biologica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oeiras, Portugal
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:1002-7. 2009
  3. doi What role can child-care settings play in obesity prevention? A review of the evidence and call for research efforts
    Nicole Larson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1343-62. 2011
  4. ncbi The childcare environment and children's physical activity
    Julie K Bower
    Department of Nutrition, Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:23-9. 2008
  5. doi Dietary intakes in North Carolina child-care centers: are children meeting current recommendations?
    Sarah C Ball
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:718-21. 2008
  6. pmc Societal values and policies may curtail preschool children's physical activity in child care centers
    Kristen A Copeland
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 129:265-74. 2012
  7. doi Dynamics of Streptococcus pneumoniae nasopharyngeal carriage with high heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine coverage in Central Greece
    Ioanna N Grivea
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly, School of Medicine, General University Hospital of Larissa, Biopolis, 411 10 Larissa, Greece
    Vaccine 29:8882-7. 2011
  8. ncbi Best-practice guidelines for physical activity at child care
    Christina McWilliams
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1650-9. 2009
  9. ncbi Effect of infection control measures on the frequency of upper respiratory infection in child care: a randomized, controlled trial
    L Roberts
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Pediatrics 105:738-42. 2000
  10. doi Effects of child care policy and environment on physical activity
    Stewart G Trost
    Department of Nutrition and Exercise Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:520-5. 2010

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Publications231 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi Low levels of objectively measured physical activity in preschoolers in child care
    John J Reilly
    University of Glasgow Division of Developmental Medicine, Scotland, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:502-7. 2010
    ..Physical activity (PA) undertaken at child care could assist in the achievement of PA recommendations across a large proportion of the population in early childhood...
  2. ncbi Changes in pneumococcal serotypes and antibiotypes carried by vaccinated and unvaccinated day-care centre attendees in Portugal, a country with widespread use of the seven-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    R Sá-Leão
    Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica e Biologica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oeiras, Portugal
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:1002-7. 2009
    ..Rates of antibiotic resistance remained unchanged due to a balance between reduction in VT and an increase in antimicrobial-resistant NVT...
  3. doi What role can child-care settings play in obesity prevention? A review of the evidence and call for research efforts
    Nicole Larson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1343-62. 2011
    ..Recommendations are provided for future research addressing opportunities to prevent obesity in child-care settings...
  4. ncbi The childcare environment and children's physical activity
    Julie K Bower
    Department of Nutrition, Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:23-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships between the childcare environment and physical activity behavior of preschool children...
  5. doi Dietary intakes in North Carolina child-care centers: are children meeting current recommendations?
    Sarah C Ball
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:718-21. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Societal values and policies may curtail preschool children's physical activity in child care centers
    Kristen A Copeland
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 129:265-74. 2012
    ..Children are primarily sedentary in these settings, and are not meeting recommended levels of physical activity. Our objective was to identify potential barriers to children's physical activity in child care centers...
  7. doi Dynamics of Streptococcus pneumoniae nasopharyngeal carriage with high heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine coverage in Central Greece
    Ioanna N Grivea
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly, School of Medicine, General University Hospital of Larissa, Biopolis, 411 10 Larissa, Greece
    Vaccine 29:8882-7. 2011
    ..Intermediate resistance to penicillin was observed in serotype 23B, 15B, 15C, 15A, 35F, 6C, and 24F pneumococci. Their exact role in invasive and non-invasive disease remains to be seen in the years ahead...
  8. ncbi Best-practice guidelines for physical activity at child care
    Christina McWilliams
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1650-9. 2009
    ..Establishing comprehensive guidelines for physical activity at child care could result in higher activity levels and healthier children, but more research is needed...
  9. ncbi Effect of infection control measures on the frequency of upper respiratory infection in child care: a randomized, controlled trial
    L Roberts
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Pediatrics 105:738-42. 2000
    ..We set out to discover whether transmission of respiratory infections in child care could be reduced by improved infection control procedures...
  10. doi Effects of child care policy and environment on physical activity
    Stewart G Trost
    Department of Nutrition and Exercise Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:520-5. 2010
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  11. doi Interventions for increasing physical activity at child care
    Dianne S Ward
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:526-34. 2010
    ..These studies also demonstrate that the organized child care setting provides multiple targets for intervention beyond structured activity programs; however, additional studies are needed to explore such opportunities...
  12. ncbi Nutrition and physical activity in child care: results from an environmental intervention
    Dianne S Ward
    Department of Nutrition, Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:352-6. 2008
    ..Few environmental interventions exist, and none target both diet and physical activity. The Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) intervention was developed to fill this research and practice gap...
  13. pmc Early child care and adiposity at ages 1 and 3 years
    Sara E Benjamin
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 124:555-62. 2009
    ..The majority of infants in the United States are in nonparental child care, yet little is known about the effect of child care on development of obesity...
  14. doi Young children's food in Liverpool day-care settings: a qualitative study of pre-school nutrition policy and practice
    Ffion Lloyd-Williams
    Division of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    Public Health Nutr 14:1858-66. 2011
    ..To explore nutrition and food provision in pre-school nurseries in order to develop interventions to promote healthy eating in early years settings, especially across deprived communities...
  15. pmc Wide variability in physical activity environments and weather-related outdoor play policies in child care centers within a single county of Ohio
    Kristen A Copeland
    General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:435-42. 2011
    ..To examine the variability of physical activity environments and outdoor play policies in child care centers and to determine whether this variability is associated with the demographic characteristics of the child care centers surveyed...
  16. pmc An intervention to promote healthy weight: Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) theory and design
    Alice S Ammerman
    Department of Nutrition, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A67. 2007
    ..The NAP SACC program shows promise as a useful approach to promoting healthy weight behaviors in child care settings...
  17. ncbi Development and reliability of an observation method to assess food intake of young children in child care
    Sarah C Ball
    Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599 7461, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:656-61. 2007
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  18. doi Epidemiology of viral respiratory tract infections in a prospective cohort of infants and toddlers attending daycare
    Mary P Fairchok
    Department of Pediatrics, Madigan Army Medical Center, Bldg 9040 Fitzsimmons Drive, Tacoma, WA 98431, United States
    J Clin Virol 49:16-20. 2010
    ..The epidemiology of respiratory tract infections (RTIs) in a daycare cohort has not been explored using molecular techniques...
  19. doi Physical activity programming in family child care homes: providers' perceptions of practices and barriers
    Bronwyn Fees
    Kansas State University, Manhattan, 66506, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:268-73. 2009
    ..To examine family child care home (FCCH) providers' perceptions of appropriate physical activity (PA), current practices, and perceived barriers to inclusion of PA within their programs...
  20. pmc Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of Streptococcus pneumoniae strains colonizing children attending day-care centers in Norway
    Didrik F Vestrheim
    Department of Bacteriology and Immunology, Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2508-18. 2008
    ..Our study indicates that carriage of S. pneumoniae is highly prevalent among children in Norwegian DCCs, with a genetically diverse pneumococcal population consisting of unique microepidemic DCC populations...
  21. pmc Social and environmental factors associated with preschoolers' nonsedentary physical activity
    William H Brown
    Department of Educational Studies, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Child Dev 80:45-58. 2009
    ..Implications for policy makers, practitioners, and researchers are discussed...
  22. ncbi Dietary intakes at child-care centers in central Texas fail to meet Food Guide Pyramid recommendations
    Alison Padget
    Nutritional Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:790-3. 2005
    ..Intakes at home did not compensate for lack of grain and vegetable consumption during child care...
  23. ncbi Reduction of nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae after administration of a 9-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine to toddlers attending day care centers
    Ron Dagan
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    J Infect Dis 185:927-36. 2002
    ..The rate of carriage of non-vaccine-type pneumococci (excluding serotype 6A) was higher in the pneumococcal-vaccine group than in the control group...
  24. doi Early daycare is associated with an increase in airway symptoms in early childhood but is no protection against asthma or atopy at 8 years
    Daan Caudri
    Department of Pediatrics Respiratory Medicine, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:491-8. 2009
    ..Daycare exposes young children to more infections early in life and may thereby prevent the development of asthma and allergy...
  25. doi Interaction between physical environment, social environment, and child characteristics in determining physical activity at child care
    Jessica S Gubbels
    NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Psychol 30:84-90. 2011
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  26. ncbi Health care utilization and expenditures associated with child care attendance: a nationally representative sample
    Michael Silverstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e371-5. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the patterns of health care utilization and costs associated with attendance at different types of child care, among a nationally representative sample of preschool-aged children...
  27. ncbi The effect of enhanced hygiene practices on absences due to infectious diseases among children in day care centers in Helsinki
    A Ponka
    Environmental Health, Environment Center, City of Helsinki, Helsinginkatu 24, HYPERLINKFIN 00530, Helsinki, Finland
    Infection 32:2-7. 2004
    ..The occurrence of contagious diseases among children attending day care centers (DCCs) is high. The possibility of reducing absences due to infections with an infection prevention program was investigated...
  28. doi Physical activity in young children: the role of child care
    Dianne S Ward
    Department of Nutrition and Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:499-501. 2010
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  29. ncbi Giardiasis in kindergartens: prevalence study in Berlin, Germany, 2006
    D Sagebiel
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, DGZ Ring 1, 13086, Berlin, Germany
    Parasitol Res 105:681-7. 2009
    ..Additional education and training on proper toilet and food hygiene may further reduce the possibility of child-to-child transmission...
  30. doi Prospective study of etiologic agents of acute gastroenteritis outbreaks in child care centers
    Whitney H Lyman
    Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Pediatr 154:253-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the etiology of outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) in children attending childcare centers (CCCs) in North Carolina between October 2005 and March 2007...
  31. ncbi Noroviruses associated with acute gastroenteritis in a children's day care facility in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    C I Gallimore
    Enteric Virus Unit, Enteric, Respiratory and Neurological Virus Laboratory, Specialist and Reference Microbiology Division, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    Braz J Med Biol Res 37:321-6. 2004
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  32. ncbi Security of children's relationships with nonparental care providers: a meta-analysis
    Lieselotte Ahnert
    Free University of Berlin and University of Magdeburg Stendal, Germany
    Child Dev 77:664-79. 2006
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  33. ncbi Diarrhea and colds in child day care centers: impact of various numerator and denominator definitions of illness episodes
    Mushfiqur R Tarafder
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Epidemiology 20:796-9. 2009
    ..Our objective is to quantify the impact of various common definitions for illness episodes (numerators) and person-time at risk (denominators) in estimating these measures...
  34. doi Hand hygiene compliance and environmental determinants in child day care centers: an observational study
    Tizza P Zomer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Infect Control 41:497-502. 2013
    ..The study objectives were to assess caregivers' compliance to HH guidelines in DCCs and to identify environmental determinants of HH behavior...
  35. ncbi [Children day care center: exposition or protection environment to intestinal parasites infestation in Aracaju, SE]
    Ricardo Queiroz Gurgel
    Departamento de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sergipe, Aracaju, SE, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 38:267-9. 2005
    ..It was concluded that attending daycare centers is related to intestinal parasitosis (630% vs. 41.4 %; p <0.01) and the risk of infestation is 1.5 times higher...
  36. ncbi Suitability of a structured Fundamental Movement Skills program for long day care centres: a process evaluation
    Nick Petrunoff
    Health Promotion, Northern Sydney Central Coast Area Health Service, New South Wales, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 20:65-8. 2009
    ..Implementation of a structured program in the Long Day Care (LDC) setting presents challenges. Implementation of a structured FMS program FunMoves was assessed in LDC in metropolitan New South Wales...
  37. ncbi Intestinal parasites in children attending day care centers in Jos, Central Nigeria
    O O Chirdan
    Department of Community Medicine, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos Plateau State, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 19:219-22. 2010
    ..Morbidity is highest amongst children; infestation causes a threat to the growth and development of the child. The study aims to determine the prevalence of intestinal helminthes in children attending day care centers in Jos metropolis...
  38. doi Factors associated with acute respiratory illness in day care children
    Katja Hatakka
    Valio R and D, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Infect Dis 42:704-11. 2010
    ..Parental and environmental factors had a significant impact on recurrent ARI and AOM episodes in children attending DCCs. These risk factors should be considered in future studies intending to reduce DCC infections...
  39. doi Early childhood feeding: assessing knowledge, attitude, and practices of multi-ethnic child-care providers
    Marjorie R Freedman
    Department of Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA 95192 0058, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:447-51. 2010
    ..This study points to differences among providers based on ethnicity, and strongly recommends recruiting Hispanic child-care providers to participate in educational programs and community efforts to prevent obesity...
  40. doi Childcare and health: a review of using linked national registers
    Mads Kamper-Jørgensen
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 39:126-30. 2011
    ..To present the work previously and presently being carried out based on the nationwide Childcare Database...
  41. ncbi The role of child care in a community-wide outbreak of hepatitis A
    L V Venczel
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, National Center for Health Statistics, and Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 108:E78. 2001
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  42. ncbi Infectious disease in pediatric out-of-home child care
    Michael T Brady
    College of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases, Ohio State University and Columbus Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Am J Infect Control 33:276-85. 2005
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  43. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from healthy children in day-care centers: results of a multicenter study in Russia
    L S Stratchounski
    Smolensk State Medical Academy, Russia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 19:196-200. 2000
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  44. doi Effects of early child-care on cognition, language, and task-related behaviours at 18 months: an English study
    Kathy Sylva
    Department of Education, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Dev Psychol 29:18-45. 2011
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  45. ncbi Prevalence of intestinal parasites in preschool children in the region of Uberlândia, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Ana Lúcia Ribeiro Gonçalves
    Laboratorio de Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia, Uberlandia, MG, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 44:191-3. 2011
    ..Thus, the purpose of this study was to verify the prevalence of intestinal parasites in children who attended the two daycare centers maintained by the local government of Uberlândia, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil...
  46. ncbi The epidemiology of injuries in 4 child care centers
    A Alkon
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0606, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:1248-54. 1999
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  47. pmc Child care provider training and a supportive feeding environment in child care settings in 4 states, 2003
    Madeleine Sigman-Grant
    University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, 8050 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89123, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A113. 2011
    ..We also assessed training factors that could account for differences among centers...
  48. pmc Seroprevalence of parvovirus B19 infection in daycare educators
    N L Gilbert
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Epidemiol Infect 133:299-304. 2005
    ..Because of the large proportion of educators susceptible to acquiring parvovirus B19 infection, our findings also highlight the need for preventive measures...
  49. ncbi Health of caregivers in child care
    L M Slack-Smith
    School of Dentistry M512, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6907, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 32:111-9. 2006
    ..Child care workers play an important role in caring for children attending child care yet there is little research regarding their health...
  50. ncbi Characterisation of macrolide-non-susceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae colonising children attending day-care centres in Athens, Greece during 2000 and 2003
    M Souli
    Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, Athens University School of Medicine, University General Hospital Attikon, Chaidari, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:70-7. 2007
    ..85% during both study periods...
  51. doi The relationship between practices and child care providers' beliefs related to child feeding and obesity prevention
    Jane D Lanigan
    Department of Human Development, Washington State University Vancouver, WA 98686 9600, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:521-9. 2012
    ..To examine the association between child care practices and child care provider knowledge and beliefs about their role in supporting children's healthful eating...
  52. doi Assessment of food, nutrition, and physical activity practices in Oklahoma child-care centers
    Susan B Sisson
    Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity Laboratory, Department of NutritionalSciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1200 N Stonewall Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73117 1215, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1230-40. 2012
    ..Practitioners can use these data to develop benchmarks and interventions, as this was the first study to assess statewide obesogenic practices in child care...
  53. ncbi Absence from childcare for respiratory illness
    L M Slack-Smith
    School of Population Health, and Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 30:29-37. 2004
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  54. ncbi Shared care: establishing a balance between home and child care settings
    Lieselotte Ahnert
    Department of Education and Development Psychology, Free University Berlin, Germany
    Child Dev 74:1044-9. 2003
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  55. ncbi Seasonal variations in nasopharyngeal carriage of respiratory pathogens in healthy Italian children attending day-care centres or schools
    P Marchisio
    Pediatric Department 1, University of Milan, Italy
    J Med Microbiol 50:1095-9. 2001
    ..However, although statistically significant, the difference was slight and had limited clinical relevance. Therefore, seasonal influence on the nasopharyngeal carriage of respiratory pathogens in healthy children was negligible...
  56. ncbi Interaction of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and the use of individual antibiotics among children on nasopharyngeal colonization with erythromycin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Ioanna N Grivea
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly, School of Medicine, General University Hospital, Biopolis, Larissa, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 29:97-105. 2010
    ..Despite the widespread PCV7 immunization, the antibiotic pressure, particularly of macrolides, continues to cause dissemination of erythromycin-resistant, commonly multidrug-resistant, pneumococci within the day-care center population...
  57. ncbi An outbreak of gastroenteritis associated with astrovirus serotype 1 in a day care center, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    A M Silva
    , Departamento de Virologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz-Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045-900, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 96:1069-73. 2001
    ..This is the first report of a gastroenteritis outbreak associated with HAstrv-1 in a day care center in Rio de Janeiro and it reinforces the importance of this virus in association with infantile acute gastroenteritis...
  58. doi Occupational risk of human Cytomegalovirus and Parvovirus B19 infection in female day care personnel in the Netherlands; a study based on seroprevalence
    F F Stelma
    Department Medical Microbiology, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:393-7. 2009
    ..19; p < 0.001). Parvovirus seropositivity (71-77%) was not related to age or working at a day care centre. In conclusion, an occupational risk was observed for CMV, but not for Parvovirus infection in female day care personnel...
  59. ncbi Multiple child-care arrangements and young children's behavioral outcomes
    Taryn W Morrissey
    Society for Research in Child Development Congressional Fellow
    Child Dev 80:59-76. 2009
    ..Implications for policy and research are discussed...
  60. pmc The impact of a statewide training to increase child care providers' knowledge of nutrition and physical activity rules in Delaware
    Stefanie Van Stan
    Capacity and Knowledge Development Department, Nemours Health and Prevention Services, Newark, DE, USA
    Child Obes 9:43-50. 2013
    ..Recognizing this opportunity, Delaware recently enacted reforms to statewide licensing regulations designed to improve the quality of the nutrition-, physical activity-, and screen viewing-related environments in child care settings...
  61. ncbi Preschool child care participation and obesity at the start of kindergarten
    Erin J Maher
    Human Services Policy Center, Evans School of Public Affairs, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 122:322-30. 2008
    ..We examined the association between type of child care, participation in different types of child care in the year before kindergarten and the likelihood of obesity at the start of kindergarten...
  62. ncbi Morning-to-afternoon increases in cortisol concentrations for infants and toddlers at child care: age differences and behavioral correlates
    Sarah E Watamura
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, 55455, USA
    Child Dev 74:1006-20. 2003
    ..Controlling age, teacher-reported social fearfulness predicted higher afternoon cortisol and larger cortisol increases across the day at child care. This phenomenon may indicate context-specific activation of the HPA axis early in life...
  63. ncbi Injuries to preschool children and infection control practices in childcare programs
    Ruth Waibel
    School of Health Science, Grover Center E334, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    J Sch Health 73:167-72. 2003
    ..001), were higher for males (P = .036), and occurred most frequently in the morning (P = .001). Age, gender, and time of the day were significant predictors of injuries in the multivariate model...
  64. pmc Menus in child care: a comparison of state regulations with national standards
    Sara E Benjamin
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:109-15. 2009
    ..States have the opportunity to improve regulations regarding menus to ensure that child-care providers develop accurate, specific, and healthful menus...
  65. ncbi Ethnic difference in daycare attendance, early infections, and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Xiaomei Ma
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1928-34. 2005
    ..These results offer indirect yet strong support for the infectious disease hypothesis in the etiology of ALL in non-Hispanic White children and highlight an important ethnic difference...
  66. doi Adherence to physical activity and electronic media guidelines in Australian pre-school children
    Anthony D Okely
    Child Obesity Research Centre, University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 45:5-8. 2009
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  67. pmc Clustering of serotypes in a longitudinal study of Streptococcus pneumoniae carriage in three day care centres
    Tuija Leino
    National Public Health Institute KTL, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Infect Dis 8:173. 2008
    ..Here we report the first longitudinal study of pneumococcal carriage that records serotype specific exposure to pneumococci simultaneously within the two most important mixing groups, families and day care facilities...
  68. ncbi "You had peas today?": a pilot study comparing a Head Start child-care center's menu with the actual food served
    Sheila Fleischhacker
    The Huck Institute of the Life Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:277-80. 2006
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  69. ncbi Day-care attendance and increased risk for respiratory and allergic symptoms in preschool age
    L Hagerhed-Engman
    Department of Building Physics and Indoor Environment, SP Swedish National Testing and Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Allergy 61:447-53. 2006
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  70. ncbi [Nutrition in childhood--demands and reality. Outcomes of the nutrition and catering situation in Saxon day-care centers]
    N Wolfram
    Forschungsverbund Public Health Sachsen und Sachsen Anhalt, Medizinische Fakultät der Technischen Universität Dresden, Dresden, Deutschland
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 132:2201-5. 2007
    ..The project focused on the range of foods available in day-care centers. The actual food consumption was not assessed...
  71. ncbi Endotoxin and indoor allergen levels in kindergartens and daycare centres in Wellington, New Zealand
    Karen Oldfield
    Wellington Asthma Research Group, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Wellington South
    N Z Med J 120:U2400. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure endotoxin and indoor allergens in kindergartens and daycare centres in the Wellington region...
  72. ncbi Menu planning for childcare centres: practices and needs
    Nadine Romaine
    Capital Health, Halifax, NS
    Can J Diet Pract Res 68:7-13. 2007
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  73. ncbi Nutrition and physical activity self-assessment for child care (NAP SACC): results from a pilot intervention
    Sara E Benjamin
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 39:142-9. 2007
    ..To determine the feasibility, acceptability, and reported impact of a nutrition and physical activity environmental intervention in child care...
  74. ncbi An evaluation of a nutrition intervention at childcare centres in South Australia
    Louisa Matwiejczyk
    Southern Adelaide Health Service, South Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 18:159-62. 2007
    ..This paper describes an incentive initiative that aimed to improve the nutrition provided to children attending childcare centres in the southern metropolitan area of South Australia between 2001 and 2003...
  75. ncbi Infections in child day care centers and later development of asthma, allergic rhinitis, and atopic dermatitis: prospective follow-up survey 12 years after controlled randomized hygiene intervention
    Teija Dunder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, FIN 90014 Oulu, Finland
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:972-7. 2007
    To evaluate the effect of successful prevention of common infections in child day care centers on the later development of allergic diseases.
  76. ncbi Epidemiologic evidence for serotype-specific acquired immunity to pneumococcal carriage
    Daniel M Weinberger
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:1511-8. 2008
    ..We found no evidence of specific protection for type 6B, group 15, or type 19F. Our findings imply that at least some serotypes generate anti-capsular antibodies that can reduce the risk of carriage in unimmunized toddlers...
  77. ncbi Modelling the spread of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in day-care and evaluation of intervention
    Mikael Andersson
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Stat Med 24:3593-607. 2005
    ..Results indicate that intervention is highly effective in day-care groups with more than ten children during the second half of the year...
  78. ncbi Influence of attendance at day care on the common cold from birth through 13 years of age
    Thomas M Ball
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 N Campbell Ave, PO Box 245073, Tucson, AZ 85724 5073, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:121-6. 2002
    ..To describe trends in the occurrence of the common cold during the first 13 years of life among children who attended different childcare settings early in life...
  79. ncbi Vaccination of day-care center attendees reduces carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae among their younger siblings
    Noga Givon-Lavi
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Soroka University Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:524-32. 2003
    ....
  80. ncbi Modeling community- and individual-level effects of child-care center attendance on pneumococcal carriage
    Susan S Huang
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1215-22. 2005
    ..This variation is not fully explained by risk factors at the individual level but may be explained by factors producing effects at both the individual and community levels, such as child-care center (CCC) attendance...
  81. ncbi Risk factors for respiratory tract infections in children aged 2-5 years
    G Forssell
    Department of Community Medicine, , Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 19:122-5. 2001
    ..78 (95% CI 1.34-5.78) and 2.73 (1.38-5.43), respectively). CONCLUSION: Attending a daycare centre is the most important risk factor for RTIs in children aged 2-5 years...
  82. ncbi Investigation of an E. coli O157:H7 outbreak in Brooks, Alberta, June-July 2002: the role of occult cases in the spread of infection within a daycare setting
    E Galanis
    Field Epidemiology Training Program, Health Canada, Ottawa
    Can Commun Dis Rep 29:21-8. 2003
  83. ncbi Child care and common communicable illnesses in children aged 37 to 54 months
    Robert H Bradley
    Center for Applied Studies in Education, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 72204, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:196-200. 2003
    ....
  84. ncbi Spread of Streptococcus pneumoniae and antibiotic-resistant S. pneumoniae from day-care center attendees to their younger siblings
    Noga Givon-Lavi
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Soroka University Medical Center and the Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Infect Dis 186:1608-14. 2002
    ..Vaccinating DCC attendees with a 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine may play a key role in controlling the spread of antibiotic-resistant pneumococci, because the most resistant serotypes are included in the vaccine...
  85. ncbi Incidences of nasopharyngeal colonization of respiratory bacterial pathogens in Japanese children attending day-care centers
    Kaori Masuda
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan
    Pediatr Int 44:376-80. 2002
    ..In Japan, many younger children attending day-care centers tend to frequently experience acute respiratory infections and prolonged otitis media...
  86. ncbi Levels of persistent organic pollutants in several child day care centers
    N K Wilson
    Battelle, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 11:449-58. 2001
    The concentrations of a suite of persistent organic chemicals were measured in multiple media in 10 child day care centers located in central North Carolina...
  87. pmc Daycare attendance and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
    X Ma
    Division of Public Health Biology and Epidemiology, University of California Berkeley, California, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Br J Cancer 86:1419-24. 2002
    ....
  88. ncbi Day care attendance, respiratory tract illnesses, wheezing, asthma, and total serum IgE level in early childhood
    Juan C Celedon
    Channing Laboratory, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:241-5. 2002
    ..It has been hypothesized that day care--related infections may explain the inverse relation between day care attendance in early life and asthma in childhood...
  89. pmc Day-care, early common infections and childhood acute leukaemia: a multicentre French case-control study
    F Perrillat
    , INSERM U170, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif, France
    Br J Cancer 86:1064-9. 2002
    ..3 (0.1-0.8)). All the above associations were observed both for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and acute non-lymphoblastic leukaemia. Our results support Greaves' hypothesis, even though they are not specific of common leukaemia...
  90. ncbi Early child-care and preschool experiences and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    P F Rosenbaum
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, State of New York, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:1136-44. 2000
    ..These findings do not support the hypothesis that infrequent contact with peers during early childhood could delay exposure to infectious diseases and increase the risk of ALL...
  91. ncbi Daycare attendance before the age of two protects against atopy in preschool age children
    M M Haby
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Pulmonol 30:377-84. 2000
    ..Further work is needed to determine the exposure that is responsible for the protective effect of daycare attendance on atopy...
  92. ncbi Respiratory illness in children attending daycare
    Robert E Dales
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Health Canada, Ontario
    Pediatr Pulmonol 38:64-9. 2004
    ..1, 14.3) (P = 0.21). In conclusion, younger children and those with siblings may be less susceptible to illness associated with daycare, and daycare attendance may negate a protective effect of higher income on respiratory illness...
  93. ncbi Streptococcus pneumoniae carriage in children attending 59 Canadian child care centers. Toronto Child Care Centre Study Group
    J D Kellner
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Child Health Research Unit, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:495-502. 1999
    ....
  94. ncbi Risk factors for carriage of respiratory pathogens in the nasopharynx of healthy children. Ascanius Project Collaborative Group
    N Principi
    Pediatric Department 4, University of Milan Medical School, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 18:517-23. 1999
    ..To assess risk factors for nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae and Moraxella catarrhalis in a large sample of healthy children...
  95. ncbi Day care attendance in the first year of life and illnesses of the upper and lower respiratory tract in children with a familial history of atopy
    J C Celedon
    Channing Laboratory and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 104:495-500. 1999
    ..To examine the relationship between day care attendance and illnesses of the upper and lower respiratory tract in the first year of life...
  96. pmc Patterns of infection and day care utilization and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
    J P Neglia
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, USA
    Br J Cancer 82:234-40. 2000
    ..026). No effect of sibship size or birth interval was seen. With one exception (ear infections), these data do not support the hypothesis that a decrease in the occurrence of common childhood infection increases risk of ALL...
  97. ncbi Food service in long day care centres--an opportunity for public health intervention
    C M Pollard
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:606-10. 1999
    ..To determine the characteristics of long day care centre operations, food service management practices, and nutrition resources use and needs...
  98. pmc Infectious diseases in the first year of life, perinatal characteristics and childhood acute leukaemia
    N Jourdan-Da Silva
    1Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, INSERM U170 IFR69, 94807 Villejuif, France
    Br J Cancer 90:139-45. 2004
    ....
  99. ncbi Influence of child care on nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae
    Brigittte Dunais
    Infectious Diseases Department, Nice University Hospital, France
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:589-92. 2003
    ....
  100. pmc Day care in infancy and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: findings from UK case-control study
    C Gilham
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton SM2 5NG
    BMJ 330:1294. 2005
    ..Design and setting The United Kingdom childhood cancer study (UKCCS) is a large population based case-control study of childhood cancer across 10 regions of the UK...
  101. ncbi Daycare attendance, asthma and atopy
    W Nystad
    Department of Population Health Sciences, National Institute of Public Health, and the University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Med 32:390-6. 2000
    ..The quality of the studies varies, and they are not directly comparable. The relation between daycare attendance and asthma and atopy is unclear, and further studies designed to answer this specific research question are needed...

Research Grants118 found, 100 shown here

  1. Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
    SHARON SELIGSON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..in Baltimore City and the other high risk areas designated by the Targeted[unreadable] Screening Plan, and child day care centers and schools must request proof of such testing upon a[unreadable] child?s registration in day care, ..
  2. Factors Affecting the Racial Disparities in SIDS
    RACHEL MOON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These investigations will provide information to allow health care providers to more effectively provide information about infant safe sleep environment to African American families. ..
  3. Factors Influencing the Racial Disparity in SIDS.
    RACHEL MOON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..By understanding the social and cultural factors, it should be possible to design more effective interventions, thereby potentially decreasing the rate of SIDS in AA infants. ..
  4. Factors Influencing the Racial Disparity in SIDS.
    RACHEL MOON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By understanding the social and cultural factors, it should be possible to design more effective interventions, thereby potentially decreasing the rate of SIDS in AA infants. ..
  5. The influence of child care center environment on children's physical activity
    KRISTEN COPELAND; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed research, coupled with the developmental activities will provide the experience, knowledge, and skills necessary for the Candidate to launch and conduct an independent research career. (End of Abstract) ..
  6. Genes, Home Allergens and Asthma Puerto Rican Children
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This application will contribute greatly to our understanding of asthma in general, and among Puerto Ricans in particular. ..
  7. Genes, Home Allergens and Asthma in Puerto Rican Children
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This application will contribute greatly to our understanding of asthma in general, and among Puerto Ricans in particular. ..
  8. Evaluation of Telemedicine for Children with Special Healthcare Needs
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, by integrating clinicians from the medical home, we promote another cardinal attribute of quality, continuity of care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. The Genetic Epidemiology of COPD in Costa Rica
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This application will greatly contribute to our understanding of the pathogenesis of COPD in general, and among Hispanics in particular. ..
  10. Genes, Home Allergens and Asthma in Puerto Rican Children
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application will contribute greatly to our understanding of asthma in general, and among Puerto Ricans in particular. ..
  11. Valuation of Primary Care-Integrated Telehealth
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Direct and indirect costs will be assessed. Study B will assess integration in primary care, for example by measuring impact on continuity of care, adherence to well-child visit schedules and immunization rates. ..
  12. The Genetic Epidemiology of Asthma in Costa Rica
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, it will create a bank of phenotypic and genotypic information that will facilitate further hypothesis testing in a unique patient cohort. ..
  13. Valuation of Primary Care-Integrated Telehealth
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Direct and indirect costs will be assessed. Study B will assess integration in primary care, for example by measuring impact on continuity of care, adherence to well-child visit schedules and immunization rates. ..
  14. The Genetic Epidemiology of COPD in Costa Rica
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This application will greatly contribute to our understanding of the pathogenesis of COPD in general, and among Hispanics in particular. ..
  15. Valuation of Primary Care-Integrated Telehealth
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Direct and indirect costs will be assessed. Study B will assess integration in primary care, for example by measuring impact on continuity of care, adherence to well-child visit schedules and immunization rates. ..
  16. Evaluation of Telemedicine for Children with Special Healthcare Needs
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Moreover, by integrating clinicians from the medical home, we promote another cardinal attribute of quality, continuity of care. ..
  17. Genes, Home Allergens and Asthma in Puerto Rican Children
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This application will contribute greatly to our understanding of asthma in general, and among Puerto Ricans in particular. ..
  18. Evaluation of Telemedicine for Children with Special Healthcare Needs
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Moreover, by integrating clinicians from the medical home, we promote another cardinal attribute of quality, continuity of care. ..
  19. The Genetic Epidemiology of COPD in Costa Rica
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application will greatly contribute to our understanding of the pathogenesis of COPD in general, and among Hispanics in particular. ..
  20. Re-Engineering Hospital Care for Children
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  21. The Genetic Epidemiology of COPD in Costa Rica
    JUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This application will greatly contribute to our understanding of the pathogenesis of COPD in general, and among Hispanics in particular. ..
  22. Using Virtual Reality to Train Children in Pedestrian Safety
    David C Schwebel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will study the efficacy of virtual reality as a means to train children in safe pedestrian behavior. Results will have significant implications for child pedestrian injury prevention. ..
  23. Myelodysplastic Syndromes: Previous Exposures, Survival, and Quality of Life
    Xiaomei Ma; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, the award will provide a promising junior investigator a unique opportunity for career development in cancer research. ..
  24. Myelodysplastic Syndromes: Previous Exposures, Survival, and Quality of Life
    Xiaomei Ma; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, the award will provide a promising junior investigator a unique opportunity for career development in cancer research. ..
  25. Longitudinal validity of accelerometry in youth
    Stewart G Trost; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This development will be particularly important for observational and experimental studies wishing to investigate the contributions of physical activity and sedentary behavior in the development and maintenance of childhood obesity. ..
  26. Minding the Baby: Home Visiting Program Evaluation
    Lois S Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Cost analyses and detailed analysis of the dose and sample characteristics linked to efficacy, will allow us to plan for translation of the model into clinical care, and community sustainability. ..
  27. Longitudinal validity of accelerometry in youth
    Stewart G Trost; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  28. NICHD Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development -*
    Robert Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These data, in concert with data from earlier Phases, will be used to test four models of developmental processes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Using Virtual Reality to Train Children in Pedestrian Safety
    DAVID SCHWEBEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will study the efficacy of virtual reality as a means to train children in safe pedestrian behavior. Results will have significant implications for child pedestrian injury prevention. ..
  30. NICHD Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development -*
    Robert Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data, in concert with data from earlier Phases, will be used to test four models of developmental processes. ..
  31. Utility of Teledentistry to Reduce Oral Disease Burden in Preschool Children
    DOROTA KOPYCKA KEDZIERAWSKI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Teledentistry has the potential to be a significant new resource for enhancing early diagnosis and referral for treatment of children who otherwise might not receive care in a timely manner. ..
  32. Using Virtual Reality to Train Children in Pedestrian Safety
    David C Schwebel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will study the efficacy of virtual reality as a means to train children in safe pedestrian behavior. Results will have significant implications for child pedestrian injury prevention. ..
  33. Minding the Baby: Home Visiting Program Evaluation
    Lois Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Cost analyses and detailed analysis of the dose and sample characteristics linked to efficacy, will allow us to plan for translation of the model into clinical care, and community sustainability. ..
  34. Longitudinal validity of accelerometry in youth
    Stewart Trost; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  35. Utility of Teledentistry to Reduce Oral Disease Burden in Preschool Children
    DOROTA KOPYCKA KEDZIERAWSKI; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Teledentistry has the potential to be a significant new resource for enhancing early diagnosis and referral for treatment of children who otherwise might not receive care in a timely manner. ..
  36. Using Virtual Reality to Train Children in Pedestrian Safety
    DAVID SCHWEBEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will study the efficacy of virtual reality as a means to train children in safe pedestrian behavior. Results will have significant implications for child pedestrian injury prevention. ..
  37. NICHD STUDY OF EARLY CHILD CARE--PHASE III
    Robert Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  38. Longitudinal validity of accelerometry in youth
    Stewart Trost; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  39. Longitudinal validity of accelerometry in youth
    Stewart Trost; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  40. An Innovative Telephone Intervention for HIV+ Smokers
    Ellen Gritz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As a secondary exploratory aim, the cost- effectiveness of the two treatments, in terms of costs per treatment per smoker quit, will be compared. ..
  41. CHILD HEALTH RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD
    Michael Brady; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Furthermore, we have identified an outstanding pool of prospective scholars for this renewal application. ..
  42. Randomized Trial of a Web-based Quit Smoking Program Supplement
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Parenting Influences on Child Self-Regulation, Energy Intake, and Weight
    Sheryl O Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research offers several important advancements to scientific understanding of parenting influences on child eating and weight. ..
  44. Internet Based Patient-Centered Asthma Management System
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Children in AsthmaNet families will be more likely to report using written care plans. Aim 4: to decrease the number of symptom days for children with asthma H4. Children in AsthmaNet families will experience fewer symptom days. ..
  45. S.japonicum and pregnancy outcomes: an RCT
    Jennifer Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A trophoblast apoptosis assay will also be used to assess the effect of maternal serum from 32 weeks gestation on trophoblast apoptosis. ..
  46. Diffusing Sun Safe Policies and Environments to Schools
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..On-site observations of sun protection policies, environmental features, and employee clothing will validate principal reports. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Longitudinal Study of Fluoride, Diet, Caries & Fluorosis
    Steven Levy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As studies involving recruitment and successful retention of a cohort from birth are extremely rare, the Iowa Fluoride Study offers a unique opportunity to study these relationships in unprecedented detail. ..
  48. Diffusing Sun Safe Policies and Environments to Schools
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..On-site observations of sun protection policies, environmental features, and employee clothing will validate principal reports. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. CHILD HEALTH RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD
    Michael Brady; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Thus, we are ideally positioned to extend our successful CHRCDA for an additional interval of support. ..
  50. Appropriate Use of Oral Antibiotics in Children
    Howard Bauchner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. RCT/Increase Colon Cancer Screening/Medicaid Managed Care
    Allen Dietrich; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Cost of the intervention and its relationship to increased screening rates will be assessed. The intervention and evaluation are guided by Diffusion of Innovations. ..
  52. LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF FLUORIDE EXPOSURES & FLUORIDE
    Steven Levy; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  53. LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF FLUORIDE EXPOSURES & FLUORIDE
    Steven Levy; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  54. ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE FAST TRACK INTERVENTION
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..g., special education); (4) collection and processing of administrative data (e.g., on welfare receipt); (5) development and estimation of statistical models used to predict future social costs. ..
  55. ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE FAST TRACK INTERVENTION
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..g., special education); (4) collection and processing of administrative data (e.g., on welfare receipt); (5) development and estimation of statistical models used to predict future social costs. ..
  56. School Wide Prevention of Risk Factors for Drug Abuse
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  57. School Wide Prevention of Risk Factors for Drug Abuse
    Ted Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  58. INTERNET--A CHANGE AGENT FOR RURAL MULTICULTURAL ADULTS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..They will be posttested by telephone by AMC's Computer-assisted Telephone Interviewing Core. Adults in the control condition will be wait-listed for the intervention, which will be available after they complete the posttest. ..
  59. MOLECULAR EPIDEMIOLOGY AND IMPACT OF HUMAN ASTROVIRUSES
    Douglas Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Information regarding type variability, genomic variability, molecular epidemiology, and type-specific immune response to astrovirus are necessary to develop preventive measures including immunization strategies. ..
  60. ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE FAST TRACK INTERVENTION
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..g., special education); (4) collection and processing of administrative data (e.g., on welfare receipt); (5) development and estimation of statistical models used to predict future social costs. ..
  61. SUN SAFETY FOR HIGH ALTITUDE SKI AREA STAFF AND GUESTS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Program implementation will be monitored by telephone at the control ski areas and intervention ski areas in the 2002-03 ski season to assess adoption and institutionalization. ..
  62. Disseminating Go Sun Smart to a Recreation Industry
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  63. Parent Initiated Prevention Program
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) To improve parental perceptions of the quality of care provided.H3: Compared to controls, PIPP parents will report higher scores on selected Consumer Assessment of Health Plans (CAHPS) items. ..
  64. Parent Initiated Prevention Program
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3) To improve parental perceptions of the quality of care provided.H3: Compared to controls, PIPP parents will report higher scores on selected Consumer Assessment of Health Plans (CAHPS) items. ..
  65. FUNGAL PROTEIN/GLYCOPROTEIN EXPRESSION IN TINEA CAPITIS
    Susan Abdel Rahman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  66. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    ARTHUR REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  67. Chronic Illness and Developmental Health Trends in Children
    Matthew Gurka; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  68. Media Impact on Preschool Behavior
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The goal will be to determine if this makes a positive difference in their behavior. ..
  69. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    ARTHUR REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  70. Media Impact on Preschool Behavior
    Dimitri A Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal will be to determine if this makes a positive difference in their behavior. ..
  71. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    ARTHUR REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  72. THE REFINEMENT & APPLICATION OF MEDICAL DECISION MAKING IN PREVENTION SCIENCES
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This work will focus not only on disseminating the substantive findings of our models but also on making the technical tools on which they are based more widely accessible to applied researchers. ..
  73. Predictors of Dietary Quality in Low-Income Pregnant Women
    Eileen Fowles; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..More effective targeted strategies initiated within this narrow window of time may reduce the number of low birth weight infants and improve obstetrical outcomes. ..
  74. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    ARTHUR REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  75. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    Arthur J Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  76. Parent Initiated Prevention Program
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..3) To improve parental perceptions of the quality of care provided.H3: Compared to controls, PIPP parents will report higher scores on selected Consumer Assessment of Health Plans (CAHPS) items. ..
  77. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
    Cibele Barbosa Cesnik; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also be able to evaluate if the bacterial population in the vagina, periurethra and stool is different after regularly drinking cranberry juice compared to placebo. ..
  78. Regulatory T Cells in Gestation and Childhood Allergic Disease
    Ganesa Wegienka; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Lower IgE in their child's blood at delivery (cord), 6 and 12 months and 2 years; c. Reduced risk of their child having a positive skin prick test for common aeroallergens and food allergens at age 2 years. ..
  79. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
    Cibele Barbosa Cesnik; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also be able to evaluate if the bacterial population in the vagina, periurethra and stool is different after regularly drinking cranberry juice compared to placebo. ..
  80. Epidemiology of Regulatory T Cells in Pregnancy and Childhood Atopic Diseases
    Ganesa Wegienka; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  81. ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE FAST TRACK INTERVENTION
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., special education); (4) collection and processing of administrative data (e.g., on welfare receipt); (5) development and estimation of statistical models used to predict future social costs. ..
  82. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
    Cibele Barbosa Cesnik; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will also be able to evaluate if the bacterial population in the vagina, periurethra and stool is different after regularly drinking cranberry juice compared to placebo. ..
  83. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
    Cibele Barbosa Cesnik; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also be able to evaluate if the bacterial population in the vagina, periurethra and stool is different after regularly drinking cranberry juice compared to placebo. ..
  84. Evaluating Trichophyton tonsurans Carriage and Infection
    Susan Abdel Rahman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  85. Internet Based Patient-Centered Asthma Management System
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Children in AsthmaNet families will be more likely to report using written care plans. Aim 4: to decrease the number of symptom days for children with asthma H4. Children in AsthmaNet families will experience fewer symptom days. ..
  86. Parent Initiated Prevention Program
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..3) To improve parental perceptions of the quality of care provided.H3: Compared to controls, PIPP parents will report higher scores on selected Consumer Assessment of Health Plans (CAHPS) items. ..
  87. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    ARTHUR REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  88. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    ARTHUR REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  89. ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE FAST TRACK INTERVENTION
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., special education); (4) collection and processing of administrative data (e.g., on welfare receipt); (5) development and estimation of statistical models used to predict future social costs. ..
  90. LONGITUDINAL EFFECTS OF EXTENDED CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
    ARTHUR REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  91. School Wide Prevention of Risk Factors for Drug Abuse
    EDWARD FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  92. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
    Cibele Barbosa Cesnik; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will also be able to evaluate if the bacterial population in the vagina, periurethra and stool is different after regularly drinking cranberry juice compared to placebo. ..
  93. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
    Cibele Barbosa Cesnik; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also be able to evaluate if the bacterial population in the vagina, periurethra and stool is different after regularly drinking cranberry juice compared to placebo. ..
  94. INTERNET--A CHANGE AGENT FOR RURAL MULTICULTURAL ADULTS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..They will be posttested by telephone by AMC's Computer-assisted Telephone Interviewing Core. Adults in the control condition will be wait-listed for the intervention, which will be available after they complete the posttest. ..
  95. Disseminating Go Sun Smart to a Recreation Industry
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  96. ARRESTING SMOKING UPTAKE USING INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..A feasibility study will be conducted that monitors access and use of it by community organizations and schools serving adolescents, especially those at high risk (e.g., low academic attainment, truancy). ..
  97. WEB BASED SUPPORT--COMMUNITY TOBACCO CONTROL COALITIONS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  98. Disseminating Go Sun Smart to a Recreation Industry
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  99. SUNNY DAYS HEALTHY WAYS GRADES 6-8 SUN SAFETY CURRICULUM
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  100. SUNNY DAYS HEALTHY WAYS GRADES 6-8 SUN SAFETY CURRICULUM
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  101. ARRESTING SMOKING UPTAKE USING INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..A feasibility study will be conducted that monitors access and use of it by community organizations and schools serving adolescents, especially those at high risk (e.g., low academic attainment, truancy). ..