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Use of emergency contraceptive pill by 15-year-old girls: results from the international health behaviour in school-aged children (hbsc) study
Objective To describe emergency contraceptive pill (ECP) use and variation across countries/regions; and to explore personal and contextual factors associated with ECP use and differences across countries/regions. Design Data ...
Parents' support and knowledge of their daughters' lives, and females' early sexual initiation in nine european countries
(Guttmacher Institute, 2012-09-01)
CONTEXT: Associations between early sexual initiation and parental support and knowledge have not been uniformly tested in multiple European population-based samples. Understanding such associations is important in efforts ...
Trends in overweight prevalence among 11-, 13- and 15-year-olds in 25 countries in europe, canada and usa from 2002 to 2010
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2015-03-24)
Background: The purpose of this study was to assess recent changes in the prevalence of overweight (including obesity) among 11-, 13 and 15-year-olds in 33 countries from 2002 to 2010. Methods: Data from 25 countries from ...
Factors influencing the food choices of irish children and adolescents: a qualitative investigation
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2010-04-10)
Food choices established during childhood and adolescence tend to persist into adulthood with consequences for long-term health. Yet, to date, relatively little research has examined factors that influence the food choices ...
Reflections on teaching research ethics in education for international postgraduate students in the UK
(Taylor & Francis, 2015-11-25)
Research ethics in education is a challenging topic to teach and to learn. As the staff and student body in UK higher education and elsewhere diversifies, the challenges increase as shared reference points diminish. My ...