Summary: Care of children in the home or institution.
Publications227 found, 100 shown here
- Maternal perception of their overweight childrenMary Hackie
School of Nursing, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154 3018, USA
Public Health Nurs 24:538-46. 2007..To compare the mothers' perceptions with selected demographic variables of the sample and compare the results with a similar study conducted previously...
- An instrument to assess the obesogenic environment of child care centersDianne Ward
The University of North Carolina, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, Department of Nutrition, CB 7400, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
Am J Health Behav 32:380-6. 2008To describe protocol and interobserver agreements of an instrument to evaluate nutrition and physical activity environments at child care.
- Factors associated with physical activity in children attending family child care homesKatherine B Gunter
College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
Prev Med 54:131-3. 2012To determine the relationship between family child care home (FCCH) practices and characteristics, and objectively measured physical activity (PA) among children attending FCCHs.
- Nutrition and physical activity policies and practices in family child care homesStewart G Trost
Department of Nutrition and Exercise Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331, USA
Am J Prev Med 37:537-40. 2009Family child care homes (FCCHs) are the second-largest provider of nonrelative care in the U.S. However, despite providing care for nearly 1...
- Prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in child care settings: a meta-analysisShannon Lange
Social and Epidemiological Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell St, Toronto ON Canada M5S 2S1
Pediatrics 132:e980-95. 2013..The primary objective was to estimate a pooled prevalence for fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) and FASD in various child-care systems based on data from existing studies that used an active case ascertainment method...
- Bathe the baby to make it strong and healthy: plant use and child care among Saramaccan Maroons in SurinameSofie Ruysschaert
Laboratory of Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture and Ethnobotany, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
J Ethnopharmacol 121:148-70. 2009..Here we show that plant use is highly valued and practiced within the Saramaccan Maroon Society in Suriname to maintain the general health and well-being of children...
- Childcare and overweight or obesity over 10 years of follow-upMarie Claude Geoffroy
MRC Center of Epidemiology for Child Health, Center for Pediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
J Pediatr 162:753-758.e1. 2013..To investigate the predictive association between preschool childcare arrangements and overweight/obesity in childhood...
- Fever phobia revisited: have parental misconceptions about fever changed in 20 years?M Crocetti
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Pediatrics 107:1241-6. 2001....
- Best-practice guidelines for physical activity at child careChristina McWilliams
Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
Pediatrics 124:1650-9. 2009Research has indicated that the child care center is a very strong predictor of preschool-aged children's physical activity levels, making this an important setting to help young children obtain physical activity that is appropriate for ..
- Physical activity of children in family child careViviene A Temple
University of Victoria, Victoria, BC V8W 3P1, Canada
Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:794-8. 2009Physical activity was monitored for 65 boys and girls, during family child care, using accelerometry. Average accelerometer wear time was 7.0 h (SD = 0.83), and average counts per epoch were 104.6 (SD = 31.6)...
- Short- and long-term risk of infections as a function of group child care attendance: an 8-year population-based studySylvana M Côté
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1132-7. 2010To determine whether the frequency of infections during the first 8 years of life varies according to age at initiation and type of group child care (GCC).
- Influence of family size, household food security status, and child care practices on the nutritional status of under-five children in Ile-Ife, NigeriaK O Ajao
Department of Community Health, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife
Afr J Reprod Health 14:117-26. 2010..The objectives of this study were to assess the influence of family size, household food security status, and child care practices on the nutritional status of under-five children in Ile-Ife, Nigeria...
- A nutrition and physical activity intervention for family child care homesStewart G Trost
Department of Nutrition and Exercise Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA
Am J Prev Med 41:392-8. 2011Family child care homes (FCCHs) provide child care to 1.9 million children in the U.S., but many do not meet established child care standards for healthy eating and physical activity.
- Preschool-aged children's television viewing in child care settingsDimitri A Christakis
Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
Pediatrics 124:1627-32. 2009..The goal was to quantify television viewing in day care settings and to investigate the characteristics of programs that predict viewing...
- Preschool child care participation and obesity at the start of kindergartenErin J Maher
Human Services Policy Center, Evans School of Public Affairs, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Pediatrics 122:322-30. 2008We 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.
- Child care setting affects salivary cortisol and antibody secretion in young childrenSARAH ENOS WATAMURA
Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1156-66. 2010Elevated afternoon levels of cortisol have been found repeatedly in children during child care. However, it is unclear whether these elevations have any consequences...
- Is informal child care associated with childhood obesity? Evidence from Hong Kong's "Children of 1997" birth cohortShi Lin Lin
Lifestyle and Life Course Epidemiology Group, School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
Int J Epidemiol 40:1238-46. 2011In Western populations, informal child care is associated with childhood obesity. However, informal child care and obesity share social patterning making evidence from other settings valuable.
- Using embedded music therapy interventions to support outdoor play of young children with autism in an inclusive community-based child care programPetra Kern
Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
J Music Ther 43:270-94. 2006For young children with autism enrolled in community-based inclusive child care programs, outdoor play can be a major challenge...
- Early child care and adiposity at ages 1 and 3 yearsSara 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. 2009The 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.
- Health care utilization and expenditures associated with child care attendance: a nationally representative sampleMichael Silverstein
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Pediatrics 111:e371-5. 2003Participation in center-based child care among preschool-aged children is associated with an increased incidence of communicable illness...
- Sustained positive deviant child care practices and their effects on child growth in Viet NamU Agnes Trinh Mackintosh
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Food Nutr Bull 23:18-27. 2002..These sustained behaviors contributed to better growth of younger siblings never exposed to the program...
- Use of paid child care health care consultants in early care and education settings: results of a national study comparing provision of health screening services among Head Start and non-Head Start centersHeather Hanna
Social Science Research Center, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS 39759, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 26:427-35. 2012b>Child care health consultants (CCHCs) are health professionals who provide consultation and referral services to child care programs. The use of CCHCs has been recommended as an important component of high-quality child care...
- Child care is not a substantial risk factor for gastrointestinal infection hospitalizationMads Kamper-Jørgensen
Statens Serum Institut, Department of Epidemiology Research, DK 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
Pediatrics 122:e1168-73. 2008The objective was to study the effect of age at first enrollment into child care and other child care-related factors on the risk for hospitalization from gastrointestinal infection.
- Trajectories of pure and co-occurring internalizing and externalizing problems from age 2 to age 12: findings from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Study of Early Child CareKostas A Fanti
Department of Psychology, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus
Dev Psychol 46:1159-75. 2010..The sample (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Study of Early Child Care) consisted of 1,232 children (52% male)...
- Impact of training on child care health consultant knowledge and practiceAngela A Crowley
Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT, USA
Pediatr Nurs 35:93-100. 2009To evaluate a pilot training program for 19 nurse child care health consultants, 14 child care directors, and 9 members of community teams, and to assess the effect of the training on nurses' and directors' perceptions of the health ..
- Influence of support by elderly persons on Japanese mothers' child care-related stressEmiko Kusano
Faculty of Nursing, Senri Kinran University, Japan
Nurs Health Sci 12:182-90. 2010This study examined the influence of child-care support by elderly persons on mothers' child care-related stress in Japan. A cross-sectional study was conducted from February to April 2007 by using an anonymous questionnaire...
- [Child care according to day care center workers]Maria de La O Ramallo Veríssimo
Escola de Enfermagem da Universidade de São Paulo
Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 11:28-35. 2003..This common sense understanding can be a result of the lack of reflection about a theoretical and conceptual reference that must base the performance of these workers...
- Educational status and resources for child care as predictors of TBE vaccination coverage in schoolchildren of an endemic area in AustriaW J Stronegger
Institute of Social Medicine, University of Graz, Austria
Zentralbl Hyg Umweltmed 201:437-45. 1998..This study focuses on parental educational status and on resources for child care as determinants of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) vaccination coverage of schoolchildren in an endemic TBE area ..
- Enhancing home-based child care quality through video-feedback intervention: a randomized controlled trialMarleen G Groeneveld
Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
J Fam Psychol 25:86-96. 2011..randomized controlled trial, the effectiveness of video-feedback intervention to promote positive parenting-child care (VIPP-CC) was tested in home-based child care...
- Does higher quality early child care promote low-income children's math and reading achievement in middle childhood?Eric Dearing
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
Child Dev 80:1329-49. 2009Higher quality child care during infancy and early childhood (6-54 months of age) was examined as a moderator of associations between family economic status and children's (N = 1,364) math and reading achievement in middle childhood (4...
- Stress, cortisol and well-being of caregivers and children in home-based child care: a case for differential susceptibilityM G Groeneveld
Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
Child Care Health Dev 38:251-60. 2012..We examined whether children cared for by stressed caregivers show lower socio-emotional well-being and more stress, compared with children cared for by less stressed caregivers...
- Multiple child care arrangements and common communicable illnesses in children aged 3 to 54 monthsTaryn W Morrissey
Department of Public Administration and Policy, School of Public Affairs, American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016, USA
Matern Child Health J 17:1175-84. 2013The study examined the relationship between the number of concurrent child care arrangements and children's incidence of communicable illnesses throughout the first 4½ years of life, and whether this association is mediated by the total ..
- Child care and low-income children's development: direct and moderated effectsElizabeth Votruba-Drzal
School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208 4100, USA
Child Dev 75:296-312. 2004A large literature has documented the influence of child care on young children's development, but few studies have examined low-income children in community care arrangements...
- Parental satisfaction with early pediatric care and immunization of young children: the mediating role of age-appropriate well-child care utilizationAshley H Schempf
Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:50-6. 2007To prospectively evaluate the impact of parental satisfaction on childhood immunization and the mediating role of age-appropriate well-child care.
- A review of state regulations to promote physical activity and safety on playgrounds in child care centers and family child care homesAngie L I Cradock
Dept of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
J Phys Act Health 7:S108-19. 2010As interventions increasingly emphasize early child care settings, it is necessary to understand the state regulatory context that provides guidelines for outdoor physical activity and safety and sets standards for child care environments.
- Can child care workers contribute to the early detection of autism spectrum disorders? A comparison between screening instruments with child care workers versus parents as informantsMieke Dereu
Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Research Group Developmental Disorders, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
J Autism Dev Disord 42:781-96. 2012..the discriminant ability of the Checklist for Early Signs of Developmental Disorders (CESDD) filled out by child care workers with that of frequently used parent questionnaires in a sample of 357 children between 5.57 and 48...
- Weight status and gender-related differences in motor skills and in child care - based physical activity in young childrenAntoine Bonvin
Institute of Sport Sciences, University of Lausanne, Bâtiments administratifs de Vidy, Route de Chavannes 33, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
BMC Pediatr 12:23. 2012..However, there is a lack of data in young children. We tested if differences in motor skills and in physical activity according to weight or gender were already present in 2- to 4-year-old children...
- Grandparental child care in Europe: evidence for preferential investment in more certain kinMirkka Danielsbacka
Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Evol Psychol 9:3-24. 2011..the preferential investment hypothesis in contemporary Europe based on self-reported grandparental provision of child care. We predict that 1) maternal grandmothers provide most care for their grandchildren, followed by maternal ..
- Effectiveness of the linkage of child care and maternity payments to childhood immunisationGlenda L Lawrence
National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases NCIRS and the University of Sydney, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
Vaccine 22:2345-50. 2004..enacted comprehensive national legislation making receipt of the maternity immunisation allowance (MIA) and the child care benefit (CCB) conditional on evidence of age-appropriate immunisation...
- Pathogen transmission in child care settings studied by using a cauliflower virus DNA as a surrogate markerX Jiang
Center for Pediatric Research, Children s Hospital of the King s Daughters, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk 23510 1001, USA
J Infect Dis 177:881-8. 1998Two regions of cauliflower mosaic virus DNA were designed as markers to study pathogen transmission in a child care home (CCH) and child care center (CCC) and in homes of CCC children...
- Rescuing the baby from the bathwater: how gender and temperament (may) influence how child care affects child developmentSusan C Crockenberg
Psychology Department, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Child Dev 74:1034-8. 2003..and amount of care, likely influence differences in development and should not be overlooked in studies of child care effects. Research is consistent with this view, although definitive studies have not been carried out...
- The risk of infectious diseases among child care providersR L Cordell
Quality Research Section, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at the National Center for Infectious Diseases of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
J Am Med Womens Assoc 56:109-12. 2001More than 1.1 million people were employed in out-of-home child care facilities in the United States in 1998, and this number is expected to increase over the next 10 years. This group consists primarily of women with a median age of 35...
- Modeling the impacts of child care quality on children's preschool cognitive developmentGreg J Duncan
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University, USA
Child Dev 74:1454-75. 2003The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Study of Early Child Care compared 3 statistical methods that adjust for family selection bias to test whether child care type and quality relate to cognitive and ..
- Breastfeeding duration in relation to child care arrangement and participation in the special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and childrenJae Eun Shim
Research Institute of Human Ecology, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
J Hum Lact 28:28-35. 2012This study was conducted to examine associations among breastfeeding duration, child care arrangement, and participation in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)...
- Staff immunisation: policy and practice in child carePaula J Spokes
NSW Public Health Officer Training Program, NSW Department of Health, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 47:530-4. 2011....
- Which children receive grandparental care and what effect does it have?Emma Fergusson
Park Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:161-9. 2008..Grandparents are increasingly involved in the care of young children, but little is known about factors associated with this type of care, or its implications for children's behavioural development...
- Health of caregivers in child careL 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. 2006b>Child care workers play an important role in caring for children attending child care yet there is little research regarding their health.
- Child care problems and employment among families with preschool-aged children with autism in the United StatesGuillermo Montes
Children s Institute, 271 N Goodman St, Suite D103, Rochester, NY 14607, USA
Pediatrics 122:e202-8. 2008..The impact of childhood autism on parental employment is largely unknown...
- Preschoolers' total daily screen time at home and by type of child carePooja S Tandon
Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
J Pediatr 158:297-300. 2011To assess preschoolers' cumulative daily screen time, measure the contributions of the home and the child care setting to this total, and characterize children that are most at risk for excessive screen time.
- Relating quality of center-based child care to early cognitive and language development longitudinallyM R Burchinal
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Child Dev 71:339-57. 2000How quality of center-based child care relates to early cognitive and language development was examined longitudinally from 6 to 36 months of age in a sample of 89 African American children...
- Grandmothers' influence on child careMinal Sharma
Department of Foods and Nutrition, Faculty of Home Science, The M S University of Baroda, Vadodara, India
Indian J Pediatr 73:295-8. 2006This paper compares child care-giving and child's nutritional status among rural families where grandmothers were present and those where grandmothers were absent.
- Transition to child care: associations with infant-mother attachment, infant negative emotion, and cortisol elevationsLieselotte Ahnert
Educational and Developmental Psychology, Free University of Berlin, Germany
Child Dev 75:639-50. 2004Seventy 15-month-old infants were studied at home before starting child care, during adaptation (mothers present) and separation (first 9 days without mothers) phases, and 5 months later...
- Preschool child care and risk of overweight in 6- to 12-year-old childrenJ C Lumeng
Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
Int J Obes (Lond) 29:60-6. 2005To determine if there is a relationship between center-based child care attendance from ages 3 to 5 y and future overweight at ages 6-12 y.
- Respiratory infections in infants: interaction of parental allergy, child care, and siblings-- The PIAMA studyL P Koopman
Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Pediatrics 108:943-8. 2001..To investigate the association between contacts with other children and the development of respiratory infections in the first year of life in children with or without genetic predisposition for allergy...
- Planning for health promotion in low-income preschool child care settings: focus groups of parents and child care providersElsie M Taveras
Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and the Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Ambul Pediatr 6:342-6. 2006To identify potentially successful strategies, barriers, and facilitators for health promotion in preschool child care settings.
- Child care practices and nutritional status of children aged 0-2 years in Thika, KenyaF Kamau-Thuita
Department of Community Health, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, P O Box 19676, Nairobi, Kenya
East Afr Med J 79:524-9. 2002To assess time allocation for child care and the nutritional status of children aged 0-2 years.
- Association of child care burden and household composition with adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy in the Women's Interagency HIV StudyDaniel Merenstein
Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, 417 Kober Cogan Hall, 3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:289-96. 2009..Greater child care burden and number of children 18 years old or younger living in household were both inversely associated with ..
- Employment, child care, and mental health of mothers caring for children assisted by technologyU Thyen
Klinik für Pädiatrie der Medizinischen Universität zu Lübeck, Kahlhorststr 31 35, 23538 Lubeck, Germany
Pediatrics 103:1235-42. 1999..with chronic conditions are cared for at home and assisted by technology affects maternal employment and child care; 2) the social and clinical factors associated with the decision of a mother to quit employment to care for a ..
- Social behavior correlates of cortisol activity in child care: gender differences and time-of-day effectsK Tout
Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
Child Dev 69:1247-62. 1998..of a stress-sensitive hormone production were examined in preschool children (N = 75) attending center-based child care. Three behavioral dimensions, shy/anxious/internalizing, angry/aggressive/externalizing, and social competence, ..
- Child care use by low-income single mothers of preschoolers born preterm versus those of preschoolers born full termJoAnne M Youngblut
School of Nursing, Florida International University, Miami 33199, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 20:246-57. 2005This study describes prewelfare reform child care use by 64 primarily low-income single mothers (65.6% African American) with preschoolers (half born preterm)...
- Child care availability and first-birth timing in NorwayRonald R Rindfuss
Sociology Department, University of North Carolina and East West Center, 123 West Franklin Street, Campus Box 8120, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 2524, USA
Demography 44:345-72. 2007Both sociological and economic theories posit that widely available, high-quality, and affordable child care should have pronatalist effects. Yet to date, the empirical evidence has not consistently supported this hypothesis...
- Risk of childhood asthma in relation to the timing of early child care exposuresMatthew J Gurka
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0717, USA
J Pediatr 155:781-787.e1. 2009To examine whether early child care exposure influences the risk for development of asthma.
- Variation in teenage mothers' experiences of child care and other components of welfare reform: selection processes and developmental consequencesH Yoshikawa
Department of Psychology, New York University, NY 10003, USA
Child Dev 72:299-317. 2001..1,079) addresses these challenges by examining effects on 4- to 6-year-old children of different patterns of child care, self-sufficiency activities, and other service utilization indicators among experimental-group mothers in a 16-..
- Diurnal cortisol secretion at home and in child care: a prospective study of 2-year-old toddlersIsabelle Ouellet-Morin
Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment, Montreal, Canada
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:295-303. 2010Previous studies indicate that children may experience disrupted cortisol secretion in child care. The extent to which this is a transient or long-term disruption is not known, as most studies have relied on cross-sectional designs, and ..
- Work, income, the economy, and married fathers as child-care providersL M Casper
Fertility and Family Statistics Branch, U S Bureau of the Census, Washington, DC 20233, USA
Demography 35:243-50. 1998Previous research on fathers as child-care providers indicates a need to study the father's role in child care in the context of different economic cycles...
- Promoting child development and behavioral health: family child care providers' perspectivesMarjorie S Rosenthal
Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 23:289-97. 2009Given the significant proportion of children in nonparental child care and the importance of early life experiences on development, interventions to improve a child care provider's ability to enhance a young child's development and ..
- American grandparents providing extensive child care to their grandchildren: prevalence and profileE Fuller-Thomson
Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Canada
Gerontologist 41:201-9. 2001..to determine the prevalence and profile of grandparents providing extensive care for a grandchild (grandparents who provide 30+ hours per week or 90+ nights per year of child care, yet are not the primary caregiver of the grandchild).
- Oral health status of mississippi delta 3- to 5-year-olds in child care: an exploratory study of dental health status and risk factors for dental disease and treatment needsLinda H Southward
Social Science Research Center, P O Box 5287, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
J Public Health Dent 66:131-7. 2006..In the current Mississippi Delta study, child care centers were examined as potential venues for oral health intervention and research, and potential risk factors ..
- Identifying health and safety risks for childcare workersBelinda J McGrath
School of Nursing, Whitireia Polytechnic, Porirua, New Zealand
AAOHN J 55:321-5; quiz 326-7. 2007..This article explores the occupational health and safety issues for childcare workers and suggests health promotion strategies that could be implemented by occupational health nurses working in this arena...
- Differential susceptibility to parenting and quality child careMichael Pluess
Institute for the Study of Children, Families and Social Issues, Birkbeck University of London, London, United Kingdom
Dev Psychol 46:379-90. 2010..to rearing suggests that infants with difficult temperaments are disproportionately affected by parenting and child care quality, but a major U.S...
- Examining the Black-White achievement gap among low-income children using the NICHD study of early child care and youth developmentMargaret Burchinal
FPG Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8185, USA
Child Dev 82:1404-20. 2011..Differences in family, child care, and schooling experiences largely explained Black-White differences in achievement, and instructional quality ..
- Maternal employment and child cognitive outcomes in the first three years of life: the NICHD Study of Early Child Care. National Institute of Child Health and Human DevelopmentJeanne Brooks-Gunn
Columbia Teachers College, New York, USA
Child Dev 73:1052-72. 2002..whether these findings would be replicated in another study, nor whether these results were due to features of child care (e.g., quality, type), home environment (e.g., provision of learning), and/or parenting (e.g., sensitivity)...
- Family income and its relation to preschool children's adjustment for families in the NICHD Study of Early Child CareRashmita S Mistry
Department of Education, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Dev Psychol 40:727-45. 2004..The strength of these associations diminished as average income exceeded the poverty threshold. That is, income had a greater impact on the family functioning and development of poor children than of nonpoor children...
- Telemedicine reduces absence resulting from illness in urban child care: evaluation of an innovationKenneth M McConnochie
Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Pediatrics 115:1273-82. 2005Common acute illness challenges everyone involved in child care. Impoverished inner-city families, whose children are most burdened by morbidity and whose reliance on child care is most important, are those least equipped to deal with ..
- Parents' knowledge about and use of child safety systemsAnne W Snowdon
Faculty of Nursing, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 38:98-114. 2006..The authors recommend that nurses develop a comprehensive and systematic strategy to ensure that families understand how to secure children in vehicles using the correct safety seat for the child's height, weight, and age...
- Parent or nurse? The experience of being the parent of a technology-dependent childSusan Kirk
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
J Adv Nurs 51:456-64. 2005..This paper reports a study exploring parents' experiences of caring for a child who is dependent on medical technology, and in particular of performing clinical procedures on their own children...
- Parents' information needs about the treatment of their chronically ill child: a qualitative studyAlda Hummelinck
Pharmacist Pharmacy Department, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury SY3 8XQ, UK
Patient Educ Couns 62:228-34. 2006..Effective information provision is a prerequisite for partnership between child patients, their parents and health professionals...
- Parenting experiences during cancerSølvi Helseth
Faculty of Nursing, Oslo University College, Oslo, Norway
J Adv Nurs 52:38-46. 2005..This paper reports a study to increase our understanding of how cancer affects childcare through assessing the parenting experiences of cancer patients and their spouses with young children...
- The process of decision making about care practices for children by caregivers who are Taiwanese temporary residents in the United StatesHwey Fang Liang
Department of Nursing, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Chia Yi, Taiwan, ROC
J Pediatr Nurs 20:453-60. 2005..This research revealed that physical context and environmental context influence the process of decision making. Five main phases of the decision-making process were found and described in this study...
- Impacts on children of a policy to promote employment and reduce poverty for low-income parents: new hope after 5 yearsAletha C Huston
Department of Human EcologyUniversity of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0141, USA
Dev Psychol 41:902-18. 2005..The program produced improvements in family income and use of organized child care and activity settings, suggesting possible pathways by which the New Hope package of policies influenced ..
- Chapter 7: children's and young people's healthAnders Hjern
Centre for Epidemiology, National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Public Health Suppl 67:165-83. 2006
- Age-paced parenting newsletters: delivering healthy messagesAngela King
St Albans and Harpenden PCT
Community Pract 79:89-92. 2006..The newsletters adequately address issues and recommendations laid out in several recent important documents and policies...
- [Children with disabilities, families with a disabled child and social policy]S Shimizu
Division of Special Education, Miyagi Teachers' College, Sendai
No To Hattatsu 32:232-6. 2000..This is because different social settings (e.g. home, school, family) are interdependent and that events and changes in one unit have an effect on other social settings...
- Parents with first time major depression: perceptions of social support for themselves and their childrenIngela Skärsäter
Institute of Health and Care Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Scand J Caring Sci 20:308-14. 2006..The study also emphasises the need for healthcare practitioners to assess multiple aspects of social support so that care planning will target all relevant domains...
- Mental health of mothers caring for ventilator-assisted children at homePatricia A Kuster
College of Nursing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612 4766, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:817-35. 2006..Interventions by mental health and pediatric nurses should focus on enhancing mothers' coping skills and assisting mothers in accessing a positive social network to help mediate the stress related to caring for their child...
- Global initiatives for improving hospital care for children: state of the art and future prospectsHarry Campbell
Public Health Sciences, Institute of Genomics and Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine and Vet Medicine University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, United Kingdom
Pediatrics 121:e984-92. 2008..The challenges remain to bring these and other strategies to scale and to support research into their use, impact, and sustainability in different environments...
- Changes in child safety restraint use and parental driving behaviours in ItalyPaolo Collarile
Cattedra di Igiene ed Epidemiologia, Universita Degli Studi di Udine, Italy
Acta Paediatr 97:1256-60. 2008..To evaluate the changes in prevalence of child-restraint correct use, level of parental information and parental driving behaviours in a population of North-Eastern Italy 2 years after a previous survey...
- Interactions between child behavior patterns and parent supervision: implications for children's risk of unintentional injuryBarbara A Morrongiello
University of Guelph, Psychology Department, Guelph, Ontario N1G 3M9, Canada
Child Dev 79:627-38. 2008..Implications for preventing childhood injuries are discussed...
- Informational needs in families after their child's mild head injuryAnn Charlotte Falk
Department of Woman and Child Health, Neuropediatric Research Unit, Karolinska Institute, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Q2 07, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Patient Educ Couns 70:251-5. 2008..In the present study, family informational needs are characterized...
- [A study of the caregiving burden on grandmothers who raise their grandchildren: a phenomenological research]Moonjeong Kim
Seoul National University, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi 37:914-23. 2007..This qualitative study aimed to identify the common, lived experiences of grandmothers who cared for their grandchildren as the primary caregivers...
- Five fruit and vegetables and five praises a day: the case for a proactive approachCarole Sutton
Unit for Parenting Studies, De Montfort University, Leicester
Community Pract 81:19-22. 2008..Health visitors are uniquely placed to help parents, to explain and encourage the contribution that praise and positive feedback make toward children's general wellbeing and sound mental health...
- There's no place like home: a preliminary study of toddler unintentional injuryDawn Lee Garzon
College of Nursing, University of Missouri St Louis, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 22:368-75. 2007..Overall, one fifth of the injuries occurred when children were unsupervised. Findings suggest that minor injury may have a developmental component that is different from that of serious injury...
- [The family-friendly hospital as wish workplace]Astrid Bühren
Chirurg . 2006
- Child care and the well-being of childrenRobert H Bradley
Center for Applied Studies in Education, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:669-76. 2007To evaluate studies of child care with specific attention to the impact of age at entry and amount, quality, and type of care on children's adaptive functioning.
- Childhood obesity. Part II. Parent education key to beating early childhood obesityKatie Vaughn
University of North Carolina, School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Nurse Pract 32:36-41; quiz 41-3. 2007
- [Childhood in flux--Part II: Modern times until today]Jochen Hardt
Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 55:280-92. 2006..To what degree the basic needs of children are being fulfilled in Western societies today is still a controversial issue...
- Access to and use of paid sick leave among low-income families with childrenLisa Clemans-Cope
The Urban Institute, 2100 M St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
Pediatrics 122:e480-486. 2008....
- Child injury risks are close to home: parent psychosocial factors associated with child safetyKarin V Rhodes
Division of Health Policy Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3815 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Matern Child Health J 11:269-75. 2007..In an urban pediatric Emergency Department, we examined the relationship between parental depression, social support, and domestic conflict and child safety behaviors...
- [Epidemiology of accidental falls from heights among children, Paris Region, May to September 2005]B Thelot
département maladies chroniques et traumatismes, Institut de Veille Sanitaire, 12, rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice, France
Sante Publique 18:523-32. 2006..It is therefore recommended to organise prevention campaigns. To prevent falls, one should revise the regulations for building the parapet and the mechanisms for opening the windows...
- Caring for children with learning disabilities who present problem behaviours: a maternal perspectiveRobert F Johnson
Leicestershire Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service, Leicester, UK
J Child Health Care 10:188-98. 2006..It is proposed that the amalgamated impact of these can weaken parents' coping resources and, therefore, may prove to be as significant to the negative association with maternal wellbeing as the problem behaviour...
- Iterations of the SafeCare model: an evidence-based child maltreatment prevention programAnna Edwards
The Marcus Institute Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
Behav Modif 32:736-56. 2008..As well, it notes projects currently occurring in Oklahoma and Kansas and at the Center for Child Well-Treatment, at the Marcus Institute, in Atlanta, Georgia...
- CHILD SUPPORT, CHILD WELFARE & EFFECTS OF WELFARE REFORMH Peters; Fiscal Year: 2003..rates of mothers with young children, leading to a concern about the quality, cost, and availability of child care, and 2) the increase in divorce rates that has increased the proportion of children who live in single parent ..
- Effects of Child Health on Family ResourcesNancy Reichman; Fiscal Year: 2007..to the child (parental relationships, household composition, subsequent fertility, parents' employment, child care arrangements, subsequent education, receipt of public assistance, child support, use of pediatric health care, ..
- Patient-Centered Disclosure Intervention for HIV-Infected ChildrenRACHEL CHRISTINE VREEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Lesbians' Use of Assisted Reproductive TechnologiesJacquelyne Luce; Fiscal Year: 2000..abstract_text> ..
- CHILD CUSTODY & MONEY TRANSFERS IN DIVORCE NEGOTIATIONSH Peters; Fiscal Year: 1992..In this proposal the Stanford Child Custody Data are used to estimate the contribution of each of these factors to the problem of non-payment of child support payments...
- Joint Models of Kin Support, Child Support and WelfareLaura Argys; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION FOR FATHERS AFTER DIVORCESanford Braver; Fiscal Year: 1999....
- NONCUSTODIAL PARENTS--PARENTS WITHOUT CHILDRENSanford Braver; Fiscal Year: 1991..Finally, is the proposal to use this unique data set in subsidiary analyses, to explore in detail a variety of additional matters of great importance to family researchers, divorce professionals, and policy-makers...
- COMPLIANCE WITH CHILD SUPPORT ORDERSCHRISTOPHER FLINN; Fiscal Year: 1992..Some attempts at including strategic behavior in such a model will be attempted at some latter point in the project...
- RESEARCH ON FAMILY AND CHILD WELL-BEINGKristin Moore; Fiscal Year: 2004..time, emotional warmth and nurturance, monitoring of activities, and consumer goods and services (such as child care and health care)...
- NONRESIDENTIAL FATHER'S SOCIOECONOMIC TIES TO CHILDRENWENDY MANNING; Fiscal Year: 1999..They also undertake preliminary investigations of differences in fathers' economic support of children depending on whether the children were born inside or outside of unions. ..
- NONRESIDENTIAL FATHER'S SOCIOECONOMIC TIES TO CHILDRENPAMELA SMOCK; Fiscal Year: 1999..They also undertake preliminary investigations of differences in fathers' economic support of children depending on whether the children were born inside or outside of unions. ..
- Constructing an AddHealth Wave III Contextual DatabaseRaymond Swisher; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- CHILD SUPPORT REFORM AND CHILD WELL-BEINGIRWIN GARFINKEL; Fiscal Year: 2001..Finally, they plan to collect new data from a sample of New York City mothers who are eligible for child support. ..
- CHILD SUPPORT REFORM AND CHILD WELL-BEINGSara McLanahan; Fiscal Year: 2001..Finally, they plan to collect new data from a sample of New York City mothers who are eligible for child support. ..
- Family Resources, Public Policy, and Child MaltreatmentLawrence Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004..The third analysis will consider the effects of state welfare policies, state child support policies, state child maltreatment policies, and state divorce laws on partner abuse and child abuse. ..
- ECONOMIC STATUS, PUBLIC POLICY, AND CHILD NEGLECTChristina Paxson; Fiscal Year: 2004..The information from the neglect module, when combined with the extensive socioeconomic data from the Fragile Families study, will be a unique and valuable resource for the study of child neglect. ..
- FAMILY BASED INTERVENTION TO PREVENT ADOLESCENT HIV RISKRoberta Paikoff; Fiscal Year: 2000..Results will have implications for the design of HIV prevention and other intervention programs aimed at involving families in the promotion of health and prevention of risk during the transition to adolescence. ..
- Psychobiological studies of stress in young childrenMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2005..We seek to understand how and whether sensitive adult care from parents and child care providers and the development of one facet of child regulatory competence (effortful control) modifies cortisol ..
- ADJUSTMENT OF INTERNATIONALLY ADOPTED CHILDRENMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2002..This work will add significantly to our understanding of the health and behavioral sequelae of early adversity and th potential impact of early adversity on stress-sensitive limbic-hypothalamic processes. ..
- NeuroBehavioral Correlates of Early DeprivationMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Early Experience, Stress Neurobiology & Prevention SciMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Developmental Psychobiology of Stress in ChildrenMegan Gunnar; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Racial Disparities in School and Mental Health ServicesMarianne Hillemeier; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Marriage, Families and RetirementMaximiliane E Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- CHILDHOOD EPILEPSY-- FACTORS AFFECTING ADAPTATIONJoan Austin; Fiscal Year: 2006..Findings will greatly increase understanding of the natural history of adaptation problems in childhood epilepsy that is needed for effective interventions. ..
- Vascular Functions in Children with Sleep Disorder BreathingRaouf S Amin; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Promoting Resilience in Young Children of HIV-Infected Mothers in South AfricaBrian Forsyth; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Grandmothers, Caregiving, Families, and TransitionsCarol Musil; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- The Impact of Family Educational Involvement on Low-income Children's DevelopmentEric Dearing; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Intergenerational support structures and pathwaysMaximiliane Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2007..They also speak to the future availability of family caregivers in response to changing family structures and caregiving requirements. ..
- International Caries Detection and Assessement SystemAmid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finding of the workshop will be used in a second workshop, to be organized by Dr. George Stookey, which will focus on the design of caries clinical trials and new diagnostic technology. ..
- Quality of Life in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseJames Perrin; Fiscal Year: 2004..It will help to clarify the life domains that are affected by IBD and will inform interventions to improve QoL for children with IBD. ..
- CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULUM AWARDL Key; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Neurodevelopmental Outcome in Russian OrphanageLaurie Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- CHILD AND FAMILY FUNCTIONING AFTER PEDIATRIC HEAD TRAUMAJoAnne Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2001..If nursing research and care can facilitate achieving these objectives, burden on health care, educational, and family systems will be reduced. ..
- Capture-Recapture Estimates of Workplace Injury RatesLESLIE BODEN; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Social and Demographic Context and HeritabilityGuang Guo; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Michigan Oral Cancer Prevention NetworkAmid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2003..By the end of the 3rd year, or earlier, the MOPCN would be ready to plan and implement community-based intervention studies...
- Circular Migration and Its Long-Term ImplicationsRONALD RINDFUSS; Fiscal Year: 2008..Bangkok, the primate city, and the Eastern Seaboard, a government supported development zone, are the principal urban destinations. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Sleep Loss, Sleepiness and Fatigue in 12-Hour NursesJeanne Geiger Brown; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- STEREOTYPES, SHIFTING STANDARDS, AND SOCIAL JUDGEMENTMonica Biernat; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- CONTEXT AND EFFECTIVENESS OF TWO MODELS OF SVC DELIVERYChristine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2002..These data will provide a multilevel context in which to evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of the two models of service delivery. ..
- Re-Engineering Hospital Care for ChildrenKenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Father Involvement and Child Well-Being in Poor FamiliesREBEKAH COLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004..Multiple regression and structural equation path modeling techniques will be employed. ..
- Improving Health and Development of Foster AdolescentsSusan Kools; Fiscal Year: 2008..This study is innovative because foster youth health has not been a primary focus of nursing research or CASA advocacy efforts, and CASA impact on adolescent health outcomes has not been investigated. ..
- Valuation of Primary Care-Integrated TelehealthKenneth 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. ..
- Effectiveness Trial Project SafeCare for Child NeglectMark Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Gender Differences in a Follow-up of Opiate Users in CAChristine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2007..The study findings have the potential to develop interventions aimed at opiate users that address the specific needs of males and females over the life course. ..
- Cardiovascular Disease (C/V) in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Illicit Drug Use and Associated Social Factors: Effects on Birth OutcomesAshley Schempf; Fiscal Year: 2007..The community and individual factors related to drug use during pregnancy will be evaluated to inform effective prevention strategies. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Treatment of Early Age Mania (TEAM)Joan Luby; Fiscal Year: 2008..The chief study statistician, Dr. Satish lyengar is subcontracted to the coordinating site at Washington U in St. Louis and Dr. Philip Lavori is a major consultant for statistical analyses. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- SOCIALIZATION OF INFANTS' STATE, ATTENTION, & AFFECTCHARLES SUPER; Fiscal Year: 2003..The results will inform current discussion about the causes of poor arousal regulation, attentional difficulty, sleep deprivation, and their consequences for social, cognitive, and self-regulatory functioning in the preschool years. ..
- Primary Care Provider and Preventive Oral HealthCharlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, this career development award is expected to provide to Dr. Lewis the didactic and experiential training necessary to become an independent clinical investigator focusing on pediatric and dental health services research. ..
- Negotiating African American Adolescent FatherhoodConstance Dallas; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..