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Adaptation, Psychological

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  • 1.   Adjustment in children with intractable epilepsy: importance of seizure duration and family factors

    The aim of this study was to examine adjustment levels in families of children with intractable epilepsy but without a severe learning disability attending a regional paediatric neurology service

    Dev Med Child Neurol, Vol: 44 Page: 681-7 October 2002
    C. G. McCusker; P. J. Kennedy; J. Anderson; E. M. Hicks; D. Hanrahan

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  • 2.   An integrated mid-range theory of postpartum family development: a guide for research and practice

    The aim of this study was to examine parents' perceptions of postpartum family experiences

    J Adv Nurs, Vol: 61 Page: 38-50 January 2008
    J. Christie; B. C. Poulton; B. P. Bunting

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  • 3.   Child coping strategies, dental anxiety and dental treatment: the influence of age, gender and childhood caries prevalence

    The aim of the study was to understand the coping strategies children employ in dealing with pain in dentistry

    Eur J Paediatr Dent, Vol: 6 Page: 173-8 December 2005
    P. Van Meurs; K. E. Howard; J. Versloot; J. S. Veerkamp; R. Freeman

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  • 4.   Coping and positive perceptions in Irish mothers of children with intellectual disabilities

    This study examined the coping strategies and positive perceptions in Irish mothers of children with intellectual disabilities

    J Intellect Disabil, Vol: 10 Page: 231-48 September 2006
    F. A. Greer; I. M. Grey; B. McClean

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  • 5.   Fetal anomaly screening: what do women want to know?

    This study reports a study exploring women's experiences of receiving an adverse diagnosis at a routine second trimester ultrasound examination, and the factors that influenced their preparedness for an adverse finding

    J Adv Nurs, Vol: 55 Page: 11-9 July 2006
    J. Lalor; C. Begley

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  • 6.   Healing old wounds. Interview by Catharine Sadler

    This article discusses "Healing old wounds"

    Nurs Stand, Vol: 15 Page: 14-6 2001 Jun 27-Jul 3
    S. Peake

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  • 7.   Interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents

    This article discusses interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents

    Pediatr Rehabil, Vol: 7 Page: 231-44 2004 Oct-Dec
    A. Carr

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  • 8.   Outcomes associated with participation in a therapeutic recreation camping programme for children from 15 European countries: Data from the 'Barretstown Studies'

    The aim of this study was to describe outcomes associated with participation in a therapeutic recreation programme for children with chronic illness

    Soc Sci Med, Vol: 59 Page: 903-13 September 2004
    G. Kiernan; M. Gormley; M. MacLachlan

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  • 9.   Psychological distress and the asylum process: a longitudinal study of forced migrants in Ireland

    The aim of this study was to describe psychological distress and the asylum process

    J Nerv Ment Dis, Vol: 196 Page: 37-45 January 2008
    D. A. Ryan; C. A. Benson; B. A. Dooley

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  • 10.   Symptoms suffered by life-limited children that cause anxiety to UK children's hospice staff

    The aim of this study was to examine the symptoms which cause anxiety to staff working in children's hospices

    Int J Palliat Nurs, Vol: 12 Page: 254-8 June 2006
    H. L. McCluggage

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  • 11.   The effectiveness of parenting programmes facilitated by health visitors

    This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of parenting programmes that are facilitated by health visitors and offer practical and emotional support to parents in the Down Lisburn Trust, Northern Ireland

    J Adv Nurs, Vol: 34 Page: 611-20 June 2001
    A. Long; S. McCarney; G. Smyth; N. Magorrian; A. Dillon

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  • 12.   The long-term psychosocial effects of cancer diagnosis and treatment on children and their families

    The aim of this study was to describe the long-term psychosocial effects of cancer diagnosis and treatment on children and their families

    Soc Work Health Care, Vol: 39 Page: 129-49 2004
    S. Quin

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