Volume 2 Issue 1 (2009)
International Journal of Child and Adolescent Health


Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 1939-5930
Journal Frequency: Quarterly
Print Size: 8.5″ x 11″, Double Column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Comorbidity of poverty among adolescents

Edited by Alexis Lieberman and Joav Merrick

Comorbidity of Poverty among Adolescents
Alexis Lieberman and Joav Merrick

Inner-City Violence in the United States: What Pediatricians Can Do to Make a Difference
Mario Cruz and Daniel Taylor

Disparities in Asthma Care and Outcome
Gary A. Emmett and Amy C. Rothkopf

Guiding Family-Based Obesity Prevention Efforts in Low-Income Children in the United States. Part I: What Determinants Do We Target?
Lenna Ontai, Lorrene D Ritchie, Shannon T Williams, Tara Young and Marilyn S Townsend

Guiding Family-Based Obesity Prevention Efforts in Low-Income Children in the United States. Part 2: What Behaviors Do We Measure?
Marilyn S Townsend, Lenna Ontai, Tara Young, Lorrene D Ritchie and Shannon T Williams

The Continuity of Care to Nowhere: Poverty, Child Protective Services, Juvenile Justice, Homelessness and Incarceration: The Disproportionate Representation of African American Children and Youth
Curren W Warf, Leslie F Clark, Denise C Herz and Susan J Rabinovitz

Prevalence and Incidence of Anemia among Adolescent Females in Urban Public Health Clinics
Brian R Torcato, Louise M Lisi, Susan W Robbins, Tilak R Baba, Edna C Garcia and Jessica M Robbins

Outcomes Related to Low Literacy in Low-Income Adolescents
Alexis Lieberman, Jennifer Cromley, Lauren Charles, Oscar Rodriguez, Maria G. Lopez-Marti, Srikant Das and Diego Moguillansky

The Psychological Disturbances of War-Traumatized Adolescents in Rural and Urban Areas of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Correlation with Poverty and Hopelessness
Mevludin Hasanovic, Edin Haracic, Šemsa Ahmetspahic, Sanja Kurtovic and Hajrudin Haracic

A Study of Low Income Households in India
Arup Mitra and Yuko Tsujita

Poverty as a Context for Understanding Adolescent Sexual Risk Taking: Links to Parental Values
Kathleen Boyce Rodgers and Jenifer K McGuire

Adolescent Injuries in Urban South Africa: A Multi-City Investigation of Intentional and Unintentional Injuries
Stephanie Burrows, Lu-Anne Swart and Lucie Laflamme

Trends in Poverty in Israel
Efrat Merrick-Kenig, Mohammed Morad, Isack Kandel and Joav Merrick

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