Volume 4 Issue 3 (2011)
International Journal of Child Health and Human Development


Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 1939-5965
Frequency: Quarterly
Print Format: 8.5″ x 11″, Softcover, Double column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents


Defining best medical practices: The dilemma between risk and recovery
Hari D Maharajh

Review Articles

The educated citizen: Role for epidemiology in developing a citizenry literate in public health
Rosemary M Caron

Why do some parents in the United States refuse to vaccinate their children? An exploration of history, origin and causes
Magdalena Bartoszewska, Neil Dilip Patel and Latisha Carter-Blanks

Original Articles

Assessment of problem behaviour in adults: Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Polish adaptations of the Adult Self-Report (ASR) and the Adult Behaviour Checklist (ABCL)
Ewa Zasepa and Tomasz Wolanczyk

Parental attitudes and practice of sex education of children in Nigeria
Esther O Asekun-Olarinmoye, Magbagbeola D Dairo and Adeleye A Adeomi

Measuring fatness among rural pre-school children using a new index of abdominal adiposity
Gopal Chandra Mandal and Kaushik Bose

The role of cognitive, functional and neuropsychiatric symptoms on community integration in Parkinson’s disease
Lucia Meligrana, Teresa Maria Sgaramella, Luigi Bartolomei, Loredana Carrieri, Francesco Perini, Adriano Cracco and Salvatore Soresi

Hematological profile of pregnant women with carrier status of hemoglobin disorders in Coastal Odisha, India
Ranbir S Balgir

Case Reports

Transitional drug use: Switching from alcohol disability to marijuana creativity
Hari D Maharajh, Jameela K Ali and Mala Maharaj

Trends and Milestones

People with Down syndrome in residential care in Israel: Trends for 1998-2007
Ariel Tenenbaum, Shoshana Aspler, Dan Rorman, Amanda Sinai, Brian Seth Fuchs, and Joav Merrick

Trends in the aging of people with intellectual disability in residential care centers in Israel 1999-2007
Ariel Tenenbaum, Shoshana Aspler, Dan Rorman, Amanda Sinai, Brian Seth Fuchs, Mordechai Raskas, Meir Lotan, and Joav Merrick

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