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Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health

Print ISSN
1034-4810
Electronic ISSN
1440-1754
Impact factor
1.221
Publisher
wiley
URL
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1754
Usage rank
1097
Article count
3775
Free count
35
Free percentage
0.00927152
PDFs via platforms
Proquest, Rcgp, Wiley from 1965, CSA, Ingenta, Gale, and Ovid from 2000

  1. Physician attitudes towards ventilatory support for spinal muscular atrophy type 1 in Australasia.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):790 (2007) PMID 17803671

    Without ventilatory support, premature death from respiratory insufficiency is virtually universal in infants with spinal muscular atrophy type 1 (SMA1). With mechanical ventilation, however, long-term survival has been reported from numerous international centres. We aimed to characterize physi...
  2. Identifying and implementing prevention programmes for childhood mental health problems.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):785 (2007) PMID 17803672

    A substantial number of children and adolescents in Australia have mental health problems. This review provides guidance to service providers for selecting prevention programmes designed to reduce mental health problems experienced by children. It addresses three issues. First, it highlights the...
  3. Can we believe what children tell us?

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):843 (2007) PMID 18036020

  4. Short duration of skin-to-skin contact: effects on growth and breastfeeding.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):831 (2007) PMID 17803670

    To compare weight gain and head growth in very-low-birthweight (VLBW, <1501 g) infants with or without exposure to short duration of skin-to-skin contact (STSC) during their stay in a neonatal intensive care unit. Stable VLBW infants were randomised into either STSC or control group. Parents of ...
  5. Disordered eating attitudes and behaviours among adolescents in Hong Kong: prevalence and correlates.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):811 (2007) PMID 17803673

    To study the prevalence of disordered eating attitudes and behaviours among adolescents in Hong Kong and to examine the socio-demographic and behavioural correlates. Three secondary schools with different academic performance were selected from the Eastern District of Hong Kong. A total of 2382 ...
  6. Estimates of economic burden of providing inpatient care in childhood rotavirus gastroenteritis from Malaysia.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):818 (2007) PMID 17608648

    To estimate the cost of an episode of inpatient care and the economic burden of hospitalisation for childhood rotavirus gastroenteritis (GE) in Malaysia. A 12-month prospective, hospital-based study on children less than 14 years of age with rotavirus GE, admitted to University of Malaya Medical...
  7. Quality of life assessment in a sample of patients affected by Prader-Willi syndrome.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):826 (2007) PMID 17803668

    The goals of this study are to investigate the quality of life of Prader-Willi syndrome patients and to evaluate the relationship between quality of life and the clinical picture. We performed a multicentric study on 40 consecutive patients with Prader-Willi syndrome. Quality of life was evaluat...
  8. Randomised controlled trial: A parent-based group education programme for overweight children.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):799 (2007) PMID 17854421

    Childhood overweight and obesity is a significant community health problem with severe long-term complications. This paper aims to evaluate a four-by-two-hour weekly group parent education programme targeting children who are overweight. A randomised time series design with wait-list controls wa...
  9. Efficacy of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG in acute watery diarrhoea of Indian children: a randomised controlled trial.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):837 (2007) PMID 17803667

    To evaluate the role of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG (LGG) as probiotic in acute watery diarrhoea (AWD). Hospital-based study. Randomised, controlled, blinded trial. All patients of AWD (n = 684) admitted over 1-year period were invited to participate in the study as per predefined inclusion and e...
  10. 'Burn off' burns in children.

    Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 43(12):856 (2007) PMID 18036024