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Yuh-Pyng Jang
University of Minnesota
2Publications
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Published on May 1, 2005in Journal of Family Nursing1.89
Barbara J. Leonard18
Estimated H-index: 18
(UMN: University of Minnesota),
Yuh-Pyng Jang2
Estimated H-index: 2
(UMN: University of Minnesota)
+ 1 AuthorsMargaret A. Plumbo4
Estimated H-index: 4
(UMN: University of Minnesota)
Families play central roles in the care of their adolescents with chronic illnesses. This study examined the relationship between family functioning and metabolic control in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes. The McMaster Family Assessment Device (FAD) measured family functioning; the Youth Self-Report Form (YSR) measured adolescent behavior. Older adolescents reported increased family dysfunction. Adolescents who reported family dysfunction on affective responsiveness had HbA1clevels greater tha...
Published on Feb 1, 2002in Journal of Pediatric Nursing
Barbara J. Leonard18
Estimated H-index: 18
(UMN: University of Minnesota),
Yuh-Pyng Jang2
Estimated H-index: 2
(UMN: University of Minnesota)
+ 2 AuthorsRenee Christensen1
Estimated H-index: 1
(UMN: University of Minnesota)
Abstract This study sought to determine the relationship between Youth Self Report (YSR) scores for behavior problems, YSR scores for social competence, and metabolic control in children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes. Using a cross sectional design, 234 individuals between 11 and 18 years old were given the YSR at regular clinic appointments; glycosolated hemoglobin (GHb) was also measured. More than 50% of subjects showed GHb levels above 9%; the normal GHb level is 4.2% to 5.8%. Individ...
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