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Author(s): Silvija Ručević | Marina Ajduković | Daniela Šincek
Avoidable losses: High-stakes accountability and the dropout crisis.

Author(s): Linda McSpadden McNeil | Eileen Coppola | Judy Radigan | Julian Vasquez Heilig
High prevalence of HIV infection among homeless and street-involved Aboriginal youth in a Canadian setting

Author(s): Marshall Brandon | Kerr Thomas | Livingstone Chris | Li Kathy | Montaner Julio | Wood Evan
Methamphetamine use and malnutrition among street-involved youth

Author(s): Werb Dan | Kerr Thomas | Zhang Ruth | Montaner Julio | Wood Evan

Author(s): Nivex Koller-Trbović | Branko Nikolić | Gabrijela Ratkajec Gašević
Correlates of susceptibility to smoking among Mexican origin youth residing in Houston, Texas: A cross-sectional analysis

Author(s): Wilkinson Anna | Waters Andrew | Vasudevan Vandita | Bondy Melissa | Prokhorov Alexander | Spitz Margaret
HIV Testing and Care in Canadian Aboriginal Youth: A community based mixed methods study

Author(s): Mill Judy | Jackson Randy | Worthington Catherine | Archibald Chris | Wong Tom | Myers Ted | Prentice Tracey | Sommerfeldt Susan
Differences in HIV-related behaviors at Lugufu refugee camp and surrounding host villages, Tanzania

Author(s): Rowley Elizabeth | Spiegel Paul | Tunze Zawadi | Mbaruku Godfrey | Schilperoord Marian | Njogu Patterson
An assessment of health risk behaviors among first college students at a private university in Barranquilla (Colombia)

Author(s): Luz Marina Alonso Palacio | Miguel Ángel Pérez | Gabriel Alcalá | Ayleen Lubo Gálvez | Adriana Consuegra
The experience of providing young people attending general practice with an online risk assessment tool to assess their own sexual health risk

Author(s): Bilardi Jade | Sanci Lena | Fairley Christopher | Hocking Jane | Mazza Danielle | Henning Dot | Sawyer Susan | Wills Michelle | Wilson Debra | Chen Marcus
Comparación del ambiente familiar y el tipo de consumo de tabaco en adolescentes mexicanos de nivel medio superior

Author(s): Alejandra Velázquez Castañeda | Amparo Tapia Curiel | Bertha Lidia Nuño Gutiérrez | José Álvarez Nemegyei
Injection drug use among street-involved youth in a Canadian setting

Author(s): Kerr Thomas | Marshall Brandon | Miller Cari | Shannon Kate | Zhang Ruth | Montaner Julio | Wood Evan
Social influences upon injection initiation among street-involved youth in Vancouver, Canada: a qualitative study

Author(s): Small Will | Fast Danya | Krusi Andrea | Wood Evan | Kerr Thomas
Sleep deprivation predisposes Gujarati Indian adolescents to obesity

Author(s): Shaikh Wasim | Patel Minal | Singh S
Determining a cost effective intervention response to HIV/AIDS in Peru

Author(s): Aldridge Robert | Iglesias David | Cáceres Carlos | Miranda J Jaime
Study protocol: the development of a randomised controlled trial testing a postcard intervention designed to reduce suicide risk among young help-seekers

Author(s): Robinson Jo | Hetrick Sarah | Gook Sara | Cosgrave Elizabeth | Yuen Hok | McGorry Patrick | Yung Alison
Evaluation of a multiple ecological level child obesity prevention program: Switch® what you Do, View, and Chew

Author(s): Gentile Douglas | Welk Greg | Eisenmann Joey | Reimer Rachel | Walsh David | Russell Daniel | Callahan Randi | Walsh Monica | Strickland Sarah | Fritz Katie
Better mental health in children of Vietnamese refugees compared with their Norwegian peers - a matter of cultural difference?

Author(s): Vaage Aina | Tingvold Laila | Hauff Edvard | Van Ta Thong | Wentzel-Larsen Tore | Clench-Aas Jocelyne | Thomsen Per
Victim’s profile analysis reveals homicide affinity for minorities and the youth

Author(s): Evelio Velis | Graham Shaw | Alan S. Whiteman
Variability of Carotid Intima Media Thickness in Youth According to the Geographic Region

Author(s): Mustafa Aparci | Zekeriya Arslan | Ejder Kardesoglu | Eyup Buyukkaya | Omer Yiginer | Turgay Celik | Omer Uz | Zafer Isilak | Bekir Sitki Cebeci | Ersoy Isik
Myocardial infarction in the young

Author(s): Cengel A | Tanindi A
Criterion validity of the Short Mood and Feelings Questionnaire and one- and two-item depression screens in young adolescents

Author(s): Rhew Isaac | Simpson Kate | Tracy Melissa | Lymp James | McCauley Elizabeth | Tsuang Debby | Stoep Ann
Physical activity correlates in young women with depressive symptoms: a qualitative study

Author(s): Azar Denise | Ball Kylie | Salmon Jo | Cleland Verity
HIV prevention for South African youth: which interventions work? A systematic review of current evidence

Author(s): Harrison Abigail | Newell Marie-Louise | Imrie John | Hoddinott Graeme
Study protocol: The development of a pilot study employing a randomised controlled design to investigate the feasibility and effects of a peer support program following discharge from a specialist first-episode psychosis treatment centre

Author(s): Robinson Jo | Bruxner Annie | Harrigan Susy | Bendall Sarah | Killackey Eoin | Tonin Vittoria | Monson Katherine | Thurley Melissa | Francey Shona | Yung Alison
Rural-urban migration patterns and mental health diagnoses of adolescents and young adults in British Columbia, Canada: a case-control study

Author(s): Maggi Stefania | Ostry Aleck | Callaghan Kristy | Hershler Ruth | Chen Lisa | D'Angiulli Amedeo | Hertzman Clyde
Oral Health Knowledge and Behaviors among Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes

Author(s): Valerie A. Orlando | Lonnie R. Johnson | Anne R. Wilson | David M. Maahs | R. Paul Wadwa | Franziska K. Bishop | Fran Dong | Elaine H. Morrato
Measuring attitudes, behaviours, and influences in inner city victims of interpersonal violence (VIVs) - a Swiss emergency room pilot study

Author(s): Exadaktylos Aristomenis | Evangelisti Anja | Anghern Fiorenzo | Keller Ursula | Dopke Kathrin | Ringger Annette | Jeger Victor | Zimmermann Heinz | Laffer Urs | Guggenbühl Allan
HealthKick: a nutrition and physical activity intervention for primary schools in low-income settings

Author(s): Draper Catherine | de Villiers Anniza | Lambert Estelle | Fourie Jean | Hill Jillian | Dalais Lucinda | Abrahams Zulfa | Steyn Nelia
Relationship of Vitamin B12 Deficiency with Overweight in Male Jordanian Youth

Author(s): Mahmoud Abu -Samak | Rula Khuzaie | Mohammad Abu-Hasheesh | Malak Jaradeh | Mohammad Fawzi
Sexual behavior of adolescents

Author(s): Mijatović-Jovanović Vesna | Ukropina Snežana | Kvrgić Svetlana T. | Šurković-Nićiforović Olja
Referrals for pediatric weight management: the importance of proximity

Author(s): Ambler Kathryn | Hagedorn Douglas | Ball Geoff
The Nutrition and Enjoyable Activity for Teen Girls (NEAT girls) randomized controlled trial for adolescent girls from disadvantaged secondary schools: rationale, study protocol, and baseline results

Author(s): Lubans David | Morgan Philip | Dewar Deborah | Collins Clare | Plotnikoff Ronald | Okely Anthony | Batterham Marijka | Finn Tara | Callister Robin
Vascular health in children and adolescents: effects of obesity and diabetes

Author(s): Kevin R Short | Piers R Blackett | Andrew W Gardner | et al

Author(s): CATANO-TORO David, | RESTREPO Samuel Alberto | Portilla Nicolás David | Ramírez Héctor David
Camp Sports Injuries: Analysis of Causes, Modes and Frequencies

Author(s): Panagiota Papageorgiou | George Mavrommatis | George Costa
Road risk-perception and pedestrian injuries among students at Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Author(s): Jehan M. Ibrahim | Hannah Day | Jon Mark Hirshon | Maged El-Setouhy
Compliance with behavioral guidelines for diet, physical activity and sedentary behaviors is related to insulin resistance among overweight and obese youth

Author(s): Huang Jeannie | Gottschalk Michael | Norman Gregory | Calfas Karen | Sallis James | Patrick Kevin
EuropeaN Energy balance Research to prevent excessive weight Gain among Youth (ENERGY) project: Design and methodology of the ENERGY cross-sectional survey

Author(s): van Stralen Maartje | te Velde Saskia | Singh Amika | De Bourdeaudhuij Ilse | Martens Marloes | van der Sluis Maria | Manios Yannis | Grammatikaki Evangelia | Chinapaw¹ Mai | Maes Lea | Bere Elling | Jensen Jorgen | Moreno Luis | Jan Nataša | Molnár Dénes | Moore Helen | Brug Johannes
Pathways to HIV risk and vulnerability among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered methamphetamine users: a multi-cohort gender-based analysis

Author(s): Marshall Brandon | Wood Evan | Shoveller Jean | Patterson Thomas | Montaner Julio | Kerr Thomas
Malay youth entrepreneurship in Malaysia: An empirical update

Author(s): Chan Kim Ling @ Geraldine | Sivapalan Selvadurai | Bahiyah Abdul Hamid
What are the Mental Health Needs of Adolescents in Rural South Australia? The Perceptions of Human Service Providers

Author(s): Ms Marijeta Kurtin | Dr Christopher Barton | Professor Anthony Winefield | Dr Jane Edwards
Fear of having the antiepileptic drug withdrawn

Author(s): Knežević-Pogančev Marija
The effectiveness of simple psychological and exercise interventions for high prevalence mental health problems in young people: a factorial randomised controlled trial

Author(s): Parker Alexandra | Hetrick Sarah | Jorm Anthony | Yung Alison | McGorry Patrick | Mackinnon Andrew | Moller Bridget | Purcell Rosemary
Perceptions of anti-smoking messages amongst high school students in Pakistan

Author(s): Zaidi Syed | Bikak Abdul | Shaheryar Ayesha | Imam Syed | Khan Javaid

Author(s): Banderas Rodríguez, Claudia R. | Martínez Chacón, Armando J. | Romo González, Tania

Author(s): Antonija Žižak | Gabrijela Ratkajec Gašević | Ivana Maurović | Anja Mirosavljević
Changes in Economic Status and Timing of Marriage of Young Canadians

Author(s): Rajulton, Fernando | Ravanera, Zenaida R.
Child and adolescent psychiatric patients and later criminality

Author(s): Engqvist Ulf | Rydelius Per-Anders
Variables associated with physical fighting among US high-school students

Author(s): Rudatsikira Emmanuel | Muula Adamson | Siziya Seter
The College of Optometrists in Vision Development –QOL Questionnaire in a socially at-risk population of youth

Author(s): Willard B. Bleything, OD, MS, FAAO, FCOVD | Sandra L. Landis, OD, FCOVD
Correlates of weapon carrying among high school students in the United States

Author(s): Muula Adamson | Rudatsikira Emmanuel | Siziya Seter
Editorial Remarks: Youth at Risk

Author(s): Wilhelm Heitmeyer | Steven F. Messner
Prevention of alcohol misuse among children, youths and young adults

Author(s): Korczak, Dieter | Steinhauser, Gerlinde | Dietl, Markus
Allergic complications of L-asparaginase therapy in children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

Author(s): Konstantinidis Nada | Kolarović Jovanka | Kaćanski Nataša | Vijatov-Đurić Gordana | Konstantinidis Georgios
Editorial: Letter from the Editors

Author(s): Wilhelm Heitmeyer | Douglas S. Massey | Steven F. Messner | James Sidanius | Michel Wieviorka
The prevalence of alcohol consumption among students newly enrolled at a public university

Author(s): Yuri Silva Toledo Brandão | DivaniseSuruagy Correia | Maria Stella Jakeline Alves de Farias | Thallyta Maria Tavares Antunes, | Laís Alves da Silva
Educating Youths to Make Safer Choices: Results of a Program Evaluation Study

Author(s): Donna M Wilson | Carrie Chamberland | Jessica A Hewitt

Author(s): Wi-Young So | Dong-Jun Sung | Brenda Swearingin | Seong-Ik Baek | Soung -Yob Rhi | Daniel Webb | Tiffany M. Fuller
Effects of Youth´s Exposure to Community Violence: The MORE Project Efectos de la Exposición de los Adolescentes a la Violencia en la Comunidad: El Proyecto MORE

Author(s): Michele Cooley-Strickland | Tanya J. Quille | Robert S. Griffin | Elizabeth A. Stuart | Catherine P. Bradshaw | Debra Furr-Holden
Effectiveness of the home-based alcohol prevention program "In control: No alcohol!": study protocol of a randomized controlled trial

Author(s): Mares Suzanne | van der Vorst Haske | Lichtwarck-Aschoff Anna | Schulten Ingrid | Verdurmen Jacqueline | Otten Roy | Engels Rutger
Early identification of young children at risk for poor academic achievement: preliminary development of a parent-report prediction tool

Author(s): Pati Susmita | Hashim Kyleen | Brown Brett | Fiks Alexander | Forrest Christopher
Awareness of health risks related to body art practices among youth in Naples, Italy: a descriptive convenience sample study

Author(s): Gallè Francesca | Mancusi Caterina | Onofrio Valeria Di | Visciano Aniello | Alfano Vincenza | Mastronuzzi Roberto | Guida Marco | Liguori Giorgio
Self-determined motivation towards physical activity in adolescents treated for obesity: an observational study

Author(s): Verloigne Maïté | De Bourdeaudhuij Ilse | Tanghe Ann | D'Hondt Eva | Theuwis Lotte | Vansteenkiste Maarten | Deforche Benedicte
Guest Editorial

Author(s): Malin Song | Dingding Pan | Jie Wu | Li Yang | Hongping Zhou | Christopher Clemence
A prognostic tool to identify adolescents at high risk of becoming daily smokers

Author(s): Karp Igor | Paradis Gilles | Lambert Marie | Dugas Erika | O'Loughlin Jennifer
Families with increased risk of alcohol and tobacco use by adolescents

Author(s): Prosol, Valeria | Iakunchykova, Olena | Kozlova, Julia | Andreeva, Tatiana
Children and youth perceive smoking messages in an unbranded advertisement from a NIKE marketing campaign: a cluster randomised controlled trial

Author(s): Auger Nathalie | Daniel Mark | Knäuper Bärbel | Raynault Marie-France | Pless Barry
"CAN Stop" - Implementation and evaluation of a secondary group prevention for adolescent and young adult cannabis users in various contexts - study protocol

Author(s): Baldus Christiane | Miranda Alejandra | Weymann Nina | Reis Olaf | Moré Kerstin | Thomasius Rainer
Using internet enabled mobile devices and social networking technologies to promote exercise as an intervention for young first episode psychosis patients

Author(s): Killackey Eoin | Anda Anna | Gibbs Martin | Alvarez-Jimenez Mario | Thompson Andrew | Sun Pamela | Baksheev Gennady
Substance use and dietary practices among students attending alternative high schools: results from a pilot study

Author(s): Arcan Chrisa | Kubik Martha | Fulkerson Jayne | Hannan Peter | Story Mary
Motivational Interviewing as an intervention to increase adolescent self-efficacy and promote weight loss: Methodology and design

Author(s): Walpole Beverly | Dettmer Elizabeth | Morrongiello Barbara | McCrindle Brian | Hamilton Jill
Borderline Personality Symptoms and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Risk in Alcohol and Other Drug Abusing Adolescent Offenders

Author(s): Jessy G. Dévieux | Robert M. Malow | Rhonda Rosenberg | Madhavan Nair | Deanne M. Samuels | Robert McMahon
Knowledge of the Most-at-Risk Populations about Human Immunodeficiency Virus Prevention

Author(s): A. Ebadian | V. Alli | H. Sedghi | S. S. Chaharborj | I. Fudziah
HIV/AIDS Prevention Knowledge among Youth in Cape Town, South Africa

Author(s): Kermyt G. Anderson | Ann M. Beutel

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