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Book Chapter
Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 127
Published: 01 February 2024
10.1159/000534905
EISBN: 978-3-318-07341-6
Book Chapter
Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 126
Published: 23 May 2023
10.1159/000527935
EISBN: 978-3-318-07246-4
Book Chapter
Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 124
Published: 15 June 2022
10.1159/000516712
EISBN: 978-3-318-06296-0
... Diarrhea Nutrition Child Infection Key Messages Diarrhea remains one of the leading causes of mortality among children under 5 years of age. Leading risk factors for diarrhea include childhood wasting, unsafe water, and poor sanitation and hygiene. Scaling up of proven...
Book Chapter
Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 125
Published: 27 April 2022
10.1159/000521776
EISBN: 978-3-318-07043-9
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 54
Published: 17 December 2021
10.1159/000515111
EISBN: 978-3-318-06791-0
... Abstract Growth hormone deficiency (GHD) is common in childhood cancer survivors (CCS). Major risk factors for GHD include radiation therapy, both cranial and total body irradiation, and tumor location. Some newer anti-cancer therapies may impact growth and the GH-IGF-1 axis as well. While...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 54
Published: 17 December 2021
10.1159/000515318
EISBN: 978-3-318-06791-0
... Abstract Although childhood-onset craniopharyngioma is a low-grade intracranial tumor with excellent prognosis in terms of overall survival, survivors may suffer from devastating consequences caused by hypothalamic damage. Disease- or treatment-related hypothalamic damage leads to disturbed...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 54
Published: 17 December 2021
10.1159/000518501
EISBN: 978-3-318-06791-0
... Abstract The spectrum of bone morbidity in childhood cancer survivors (CCS) is broad and extends beyond “low bone mineral density” to structural damage including fracture-induced vertebral deformity, and joint collapse due to osteonecrosis or slipped capital femoral epiphysis. In addition...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 54
Published: 17 December 2021
10.1159/000513805
EISBN: 978-3-318-06791-0
... Abstract Childhood cancer survivors (CCS) are at increased risk of developing thyroid disorders during follow-up. Radiation therapy to a field that includes the thyroid gland and 131 I-meta-iodobenzylguanidine ( 131 I-MIBG) treatment are the main risk factors for thyroid sequelae, which...
Book Chapter
Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 123
Published: 14 September 2021
10.1159/000516449
EISBN: 978-3-318-06929-7
Book Chapter
Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 95
Published: 12 January 2021
10.1159/000511513
EISBN: 978-3-318-06866-5
... Abstract Greater abilities for executive control in childhood have long-term benefits for academic and vocational success. Therefore, lifestyle approaches with the potential to support executive control in childhood stand to have long-term implications not only for physical but also...
Book Chapter
Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 120
Published: 25 February 2020
10.1159/000503646
EISBN: 978-3-318-06651-7
Book Chapter
Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 91
Published: 13 March 2019
10.1159/000493706
EISBN: 978-3-318-06403-2
... resulted in greater whole body protein balance over a 24-h period than 15 g immediately or 4 h after exercise cessation in children [ 12 ]. However, increased intakes of dietary protein in early childhood beyond that of the current recommendations have been associated with increased risk of childhood...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 119
Published: 11 February 2019
10.1159/000494313
EISBN: 978-3-318-06446-9
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 43
Published: 16 October 2018
10.1159/000490445
EISBN: 978-3-318-06394-3
... Abstract Franz Kafka's Letter to His Father is one of the greatest examples in world literature of memory of a traumatic childhood. In it, the author takes a retrospective journey through his life, recollecting and analyzing the reasons for the estrangement and hostility between a father...
Book Chapter
Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 89
Published: 06 August 2018
10.1159/000486496
EISBN: 978-3-318-06352-3
..., and infectious diseases in pregnancy can result in preterm delivery. Both of these conditions are important contributors to stunting in early childhood, albeit their relative contribution varies by world region. After birth, growth faltering may begin at 3-5 months of life and becomes more prominent from 6 to 18...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 33
Published: 28 June 2018
10.1159/000487523
EISBN: 978-3-318-06143-7
... adrenal insufficiency, the aim of GC treatment is not only to compensate for the deficient hormone, but also to blunt the nocturnal ACTH secretion, which is the major driver of adrenal androgen production. Management problems of CAH differ depending on patient age and sex. During childhood, the main...
Book Chapter
Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 33
Published: 28 June 2018
10.1159/000487524
EISBN: 978-3-318-06143-7
... Abstract Girls with Turner syndrome (TS) require special consideration during transition from childhood to adult care. During the transition years, treatment for short stature will be completed and sexual development induced in parallel with the peer group. The timing of sexual development may...
Book Chapter
Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 33
Published: 28 June 2018
10.1159/000487526
EISBN: 978-3-318-06143-7
... Abstract Hypothalamic obesity (HO) is a rare and serious disease of various origins: tumor, traumatism, radiotherapy, vascular, genetic, or even psychotropic drug use. HO usually begins in childhood with eating disorders and progresses with an aggregate of severe comorbidities. Transition from...
Book Chapter
Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 33
Published: 28 June 2018
10.1159/000487527
EISBN: 978-3-318-06143-7
... Abstract Passage from childhood to adult life involves biological changes culminating in full reproductive capacity as well as psychosocial development. For patients with congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (CHH), this can be an emotionally challenging time as their pubertal failure...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 33
Published: 28 June 2018
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-06143-7
EISBN: 978-3-318-06143-7