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Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Thai versions of Palmore's Facts on Aging Quiz and Kogan's Attitude Toward Old People in Thai adolescents
Background. Thailand faces a disproportionately large older adult population, who will be cared for by the youth of today. Negative attitudes and misconceptions can make adolescents more fearful and uncomfortable relating ...
Impact of sibling death on older adolescents
The grief of older adolescents when a sibling dies is an important and overlooked area. Despite the significance of sibling loss during adolescence, there is a striking lack of bereavement research on older adolescents who ...
Predictive factors of success for adolescents in a residential treatment facility
Because of the expensive and ubiquitous nature of residential as a treatment modality, identification of the covariates of length of stay could be useful for identifying cost-effective programs and ensuring that workers ...
Cardiovascular Reactivity and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Adolescents
Background. Greater cardiovascular reactivity to psychological stress is associated with carotid artery intima-media thickness (CIMT) and a greater risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) as early as childhood. Cardiovascular ...
Influence of parents and friends on overweight and normal-weight children's and adolescents' food choices
Although most eating occurs in a social context, little is known about the developmental trajectory of the effects of social influences on children' and adolescents' eating behavior. In fact, the literature on the influence ...