Document Detail


Examining clinical trial results with single-subject analysis: an example involving behavioral and nutrition treatment for young children with cystic fibrosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16014819     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
OBJECTIVE: To examine the process of change in a clinical trial of behavioral and nutrition treatment for children age 18-48 months with cystic fibrosis (CF) using single-subject analysis. METHODS: The 5-week treatment included nutrition counseling and child behavioral management training for parents and was designed to increase energy intake measured by diet diaries 600-800 calories per day. RESULTS: Energy intake changed at each meal, only when treatment was introduced (week 1: snacks, 420 to 691; week 2: breakfast, 325 to 443; week 4: lunch, 350 to 443; and week 5: dinner, 373 to 460 calories per day). Total daily intake increased in a systematic fashion that exceeded the criterion set each week during treatment. CONCLUSIONS: Toddlers and preschoolers with CF meet energy intake recommendations as a result of behavioral intervention. Single-subject research designs are important methodologies for advancing clinical investigation in pediatric psychology.
Authors:
Scott W Powers; Carrie Piazza-Waggoner; Julie S Jones; Kathleen S Ferguson; Cori Daines; James D Acton
Related Documents :
7636079 - Impact of meat consumption on nutritional quality and cardiovascular risk factors in yo...
7963189 - Reproducibility of a comprehensive diet history in the diabetes control and complicatio...
15670429 - A randomized trial of the little by little cd-rom: demonstrated effectiveness in increa...
19027409 - Design of a mediterranean exchange list diet implemented by telephone counseling.
20630159 - Does stage of change modify the effectiveness of an educational intervention to improve...
15153259 - The medi-rivage study (mediterranean diet, cardiovascular risks and gene polymorphisms)...
2600539 - Increased sitosterol absorption, decreased removal, and expanded body pools compensate ...
16683139 - Individual variation in feeding habitat use by adult female green sea turtles (chelonia...
12007529 - Orlistat: its current status as an anti-obesity drug.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural     Date:  2005-07-13
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric psychology     Volume:  31     ISSN:  0146-8693     ISO Abbreviation:  J Pediatr Psychol     Publication Date:  2006 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-06-16     Completed Date:  2006-08-10     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7801773     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Psychol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  574-81     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Center for Child Behavior and Nutrition Research, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229-3039, USA. scott.powers@cchmc.org
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Behavior Therapy / methods*
Child
Child, Preschool
Cystic Fibrosis / diet therapy,  therapy*
Energy Intake
Female
Humans
Male
Parenting
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
K24 DK59973/DK/NIDDK NIH HHS; M01 RR08084/RR/NCRR NIH HHS; R01 DK54915/DK/NIDDK NIH HHS

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Defects in secretory pathway trafficking during sperm development in Adam2 knockout mice.
Next Document:  Health effects of written emotional disclosure in adolescents with asthma: a randomized, controlled ...