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The impact of recurrent abdominal pain: predictors of outcome in a large population cohort

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Aim: Recurrent abdominal pain is one of the commonest complaints of childhood, affecting approximately 10% of children at any one time. This study aims to describe the outcome of recurrent abdominal pain amongst 6-year-old children, and to identify risk factors (in both the children and their parents), which predict these outcomes. Methods: 7128 6-year-old children in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) were followed up for 1 year. The principle outcomes were abdomina...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Journal:
ACTA PAEDIATRICA
Volume:
96
Issue:
5
Pages:
697-701
Publication date:
2007-05-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1651-2227
ISSN:
0803-5253
URN:
uuid:c5e3987f-6e70-4b63-884d-afd51ba63b32
Source identifiers:
139681
Local pid:
pubs:139681

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