Volume 8 Issue 3 (2015)
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: A Birthday Tribute to the Pediatrician, Donald E Greydanus


A birthday tribute to the pediatrician, Professor Donald E Greydanus: Doch dyn plicht!
Joav Merrick


Munchausen syndrome by proxy: A form of child abuse
Eunice Grace and Nithya Jagannathan

Factors influencing parental decision making for the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine: A literature review
Nemica Thavarajah, Edward Chow, and Jose Arocha

Young women’s perception of body shape/weight and health: A measurement problem
Said Shahtahmasebi and Bernadette Cassidy


Postpartum education and support on breastfeeding duration
Kelly Eichmann, Timothy Baghurst, and Chris Jayne

Associations of cigarette smoking and close friendship with sexual intercourse among school-going adolescents in Mauritania
David Mulenga, Mazyanga L Mazaba-Liwewe, Olusegun Babaniyi, and Seter Siziya

Parental influence on the cardiovascular health and body composition of homeschool hildren
David A Wachob and Robert E Alman

Media exposure in primary school pupils in South Western Nigeria: A weight concern?
Olusegun T Afolabi, Bamidele Bello, Macellina Y Ijadunola, Christopher O Alabi, Chinedu E Akabueze, and Oluwaseun A Alabi

An instrument for analyzing the concepts of work, studying, and leisure time of adolescents
Lea Ferrari, Laura Nota, Salvatore Soresi, and Maria Cristina Ginevra

Elements of culture and tradition that shape the perceptions and expectations of Somali refugee mothers about autism
Shanna Miller-Gairy and Saul Mofya

Quality of life of parents of children with asthma
Anna Trzcieniecka-Green, Kamilla Bargiel-Matusiewicz, Agnieszka Wilczyńska, and Hatim A Omar


Glucocorticoid-responsive hypertension in early childhood followed up for five years: A case of 11-beta-hydroxylase deficiency
Alphonsus N. Onyiriuka and Nosakhare J. Iduoriyekemwen

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