Tag Archive: longitudinal

Apr
06

A novel study published online April 2 in JAMA Dermatology has reported that children with symptoms of atopic dermatitis (AD)

A novel study published online April 2 in JAMA Dermatology has reported that children with symptoms of atopic dermatitis (AD) might have persistence of symptoms into their teens, and beyond. The long-term longitudinal study included 7157 children, aged 2–17 years. At every age, from 2 to 26 years, more than 80% of participants exhibited continued …

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Apr
05

Children with symptoms of atopic dermatitis (AD)

Children with symptoms of atopic dermatitis (AD) are likely to have persistent symptoms into their teens, and often well beyond, according to findings from a long–term longitudinal study of more than 7000 children, published online April 2 in JAMA Dermatology.

Mar
04

A prospective longitudinal study of adolescents with juvenile-onset fibromyalgia (JFM)

A prospective longitudinal study of adolescents with juvenile-onset fibromyalgia (JFM) showed that more than 80% continued to have symptoms into adulthood and that 51.1% met American College of Rheumatology criteria for adult fibromyalgia (FM) within 6 years, at a mean age of 21 years. At follow-up, patients with juvenile FM had more pain, worse physical …

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Feb
14

As many as three quarters of young children with congenital heart disease (CHD)

As many as three quarters of young children with congenital heart disease (CHD) have developmental delays, according to a longitudinal study. Most children in the study showed scores in the “at risk” or “delayed” range in at least one domain or at least one assessment, as reported online February 3rd in Pediatrics.

Dec
21

A longitudinal imaging study conducted by investigators at the University of Wisconsin–Madison

A longitudinal imaging study conducted by investigators at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill found that by age 4 years, children living in households with income below 200% of the federal poverty line (FPL) had less gray matter — critical for processing information and executive function — than their peers …

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May
24

Childhood sexual abuse and adult developmental outcomes: Findings from a 30-year longitudinal study in New Zealand.

Childhood sexual abuse CSA is a traumatic childhood life event in which the negative consequences increase with increasing severity of abuse. CSA adversely influences a number of adult developmental outcomes that span: mental disorders, psychological wellbeing, sexual risk-taking, physical health and socioeconomic wellbeing. While the individual effect sizes for CSA typically range from small to …

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