Volume 4 Issue 2 (2011)
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


Evidence-based medicine at a crossroad: Is the therapeutic value (TV) of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) really larger than the therapeutic value of pharmaceutical drugs?
Søren Ventegodt, Donald E Greydanus and Joav Merrick

Review Articles

The pros and cons of the child support grant in South Africa
Biyase Mduduzi

Children in precarious environments and life situations
Jane Brodin

Original Articles

The wind of openness: Religious organizations, Malawi youth and HIV
Sally H Rankin, Susan M Kools, Rachel Nyagondwe Fiedler, Ellen Schell, Joel Phiri, and Andrew Mguntha

Does a program of massage improve gross motor development in orphans aged between 1-12 months? A randomized controlled trial
Wantana Siritaratiwat and Orawan Saetan

Hyperinsulinemia and ovarian hyperandrogenemia among pre-pubertal and early pubertal obese girls: Relation to body mass index
Rasha T. Hamza, Sherine M. Abdel-Fattah, Ahmed S. Abdel-Aziz, and Amira I. Hamed

Assessing the impact of a web based educational intervention on the patient handoff process among pediatric residents: A pre and post test evaluation
Manuel E Jimenez, Paul E Manicone, Jonathan L Davies and David C Stockwell

Cigarette smoking among Nigerian adolescent public senior secondary school boys: Prevalence, characteristics and attitudes
Alphonsus N Onyiriuka and Rita C Onyiriuka

Exploring the pattern and determinants out-of-schools at elementary level in India
Arijit Das

Case Report

Ventricular fibrillation in an adolescent with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome given adenosine for supraventricular tachycardia
J Timothy Bricker, Bahram Kakavand, Philip Bernard and Carol Cottrill

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