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The self-reported quality of life of Lithuanian children with asthma was comparable to Western populations
Aim: Quality of life (QoL) has been widely researched among children with asthma in Western countries, but there is a lack of data from eastern Europe, where the prevalence is relatively low, but hospital admission rates ...
Basic training requirements for health care professionals who care for children
The European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP) is the paediatric section of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). The UEMS is responsible for the supervision and approval of training programmes in paediatrics and ...
Vitamin D in European children—statement from the European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP)
Vitamin D is synthesized in human skin upon sun exposure and is also a nutrient. It regulates calcium and phosphate metabolism and is essential for the maintenance of bone health. Vitamin D supplementation during infancy, ...
European Academy of Paediatrics Statement: Vision zero for child deaths in traffic accidents
Road traffic accidents are the leading cause of death and disability in children throughout Europe. They remain the leading cause of death among children 5–-19 years old in Europe. Children may be injured as pedestrians, ...
Human papillomavirus vaccination crisis in Japan
The European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP) is gravely concerned about the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination crisis in Japan and particularly about the negative position taken by governmental authorities. Given that the ...
Improving paediatric care in the community
Improve the primary pediatric care in Europe
Quality of life of the family of children with asthma is not related to asthma severity
The quality of life for the family is an important outcome of childhood asthma. The aim of the study was to describe the quality of life in families who have a child with asthma. The Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory ...