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disorder

[dis′ȯrd·ər]
(crystallography)
Departures from regularity in the occupation of lattice sites in a crystal containing more than one element.
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In a study which explored the experience of families caring for children with feeding disorders, Franklin and Rodger (2003) found that intervention from occupational therapists improved the parents' knowledge and understanding.
The proposed link between maternal anxiety and feeding problems of a child may be important when our finding of the higher frequency of feeding disorder in the study group is regarded.
Darbari, medical director of the pediatric gastroenterology and feeding disorders program at Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore.
Avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder is a new name for what the DSM previously called feeding disorder of infancy or early childhood.
The effects of sleep disruption on the treatment of a feeding disorder.
Consequently, early intervention for any infant or toddler with a feeding disorder will maximize the potential for better outcomes (Kessler & Dawson, 1999).
I have come from parenting an infant son, Brian, who was recovering from a severe feeding disorder following long-term hospitalization, to being the proud mother of this now 17-year-old young man who thrives in spite of the odds given him at birth.
A pediatric feeding disorder is diagnosed when a child fails to consume adequate nutrition to sustain growth.
The finding is important because latency-age patients do not fit neatly into categories of anorexia or feeding disorder of early childhood, said Dr.
As a result of the research of nonorganic FTT, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) contains the diagnosis of Feeding Disorder of Infancy or Early Childhood (American Psychiatric Association, 1994).
There will also be presentations made to The University of Massachusetts Feeding Disorder Clinic and Boston's Children's Hospital.