Volume 6 Issue 3 (2013)
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


Children and battery ingestion
Joav Merrick, Ariel Tenenbaum, and Mohammed Morad


The influence of friendship groups and media on eating behavior and physical activity in adolescents
Eveline JM Wouters and Rinie Geenen


Correlates of bullying victimization among in-school adolescents in the 2005 Botswana Global School-Based Health Survey
Patti Herring, Seter Siziya, Sricharan Pasupulati, Emmanuel Rudatsikira, and Adamson S Muula

Aggression among Chandigarh high school students: To know the prevalence and level of aggression in terms of gender
Manmeet Kaur Reen and Deepali Sharma

Prevalence of maltreatment of adolescents among high school children in Kerala
Jyothi Manoj and Josmy Thomas

Siblings exposed to intimate partner violence: Family predictors of child trauma symptoms
Ashley Stewart-Tufescu and Caroline C Piotrowski

Results of an HIV stigma reduction intervention on a university campus
Sara A Millimet, Beau Miller, Michael W Ross, Pahl Samson, and Chaitanya Churi

Menstrual practices among adolescent girls in rural are
Ravish H Shankaraiah, Sheela P Haveri, Katti S Mallappa, and Wantamutte A Saheb

Snack consumption pattern among adolescent Nigerian urban secondary school girls
Alphonsus N Onyiriuka, Eruke E Egbagbe, and Eucharia PA Onyiriuka

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

Adverse childhood experience as a risk factor for adolescent pregnancy in China
Wei Wei and Xiaoming Yu

Prevalence and incidence of asymptomatic bacteriuria among Nigerian children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus
Alphonsus N Onyiriuka and Edirin O Yusuf

Health care seeking avenues of parents of school-age children with severe health problems in a community in Ghana
Cecilia Obeng


Plummer’s nail (onycholysis) in an adolescent Nigerian girl with hyperthyroidism due to Graves’ disease
Alphonsus N Onyiriuka, Chinedu A Atamah, and Louis C. Onyiriuka

Child abuse and alcohol misuse in a victim: The role of ethnic and societal factors
Sergei V Jargin

Undernourishment as underlying cause of a teenager with extreme shifts in serum sodium
Eva MM Hoytema van Konijnenburg, Jaap W Groothoff, Tessa de Baat, Felix HK Kreier, and Annemarie CM van Bellegem

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