Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality. (2014b). (HHS Publication SMA 14-489, Behavioral Health Services Information System Series S-73). Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Data query based on results from Ask CHIS Web-based system (ask.chis.ucla.edu [accessed March 25, 2016]). The Web-based system does not currently offer an option to query for obesity only, so overweight-for-age was used as an illustrative example.96,000 per cycle (1,800 per state in cycle)
Parents of children with autism were less likely to report medical care consistent with a medical home compared with parents of COSHCN. Conversely, the odds of medical home care were higher for children with asthma compared with COSHCN ().
Our main data sources were the 2003, 2007, and 2011–12 rounds of the National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH). The is a cross-sectional, nationally representative household survey conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A parent or other knowledgeable adult reports on the health care coverage and use of a randomly selected child in the household. The 2003 and 2007 surveys collected data on samples of the population with landline telephones, but the 2011–12 survey included a mob
According to the DSM-IV, the diagnosis of ADHD requires the child to experience ADHD characteristics such as lack of attention, impulsive behavior, and hyperactivity in at least two different settings, namely home and school while previous studies also show that the earliest onset age for a child to be diagnosed and treated for ADHD can be below 7 years . As one of the two settings required for the diagnosis of ADHD is school, we considered children between 5 to 17 years old to be our study sample. There