Commentary: Psychological and Behavioral Challenges for Families of Children with Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disorders

Klinnert, Mary D.
June 2012
Journal of Pediatric Psychology;Jun2012, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p543
Academic Journal
The article discusses the issues concerning the key behavioral and psychological aspects of children with eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders (EGIDS). It mentions that specific qualitative aspects of EGID symptoms can be related with heightened caregiver stress. Moreover, it notes that besides symptom evaluation and response, the main features of disease management for pediatric EGIDs involve obedience with treatment recommendations.


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