How effective is family counselling on screen exposure of pre-school children?


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Bahadur E. I. , Akkus P. Z. , Yoldas T., ÖZMERT E. N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.63, no.2, pp.282-290, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.24953/turkjped.2021.02.012
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.282-290
  • Keywords: background TV exposure, excessive screen time, family counseling, neurodevelopmental disorder, pediatric office setting, RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED-TRIAL, TELEVISION EXPOSURE, MEDIA USE, TIME, BEHAVIOR, ASSOCIATIONS, TODDLERS, HEALTH
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background. Excessive screen viewing and background TV exposure are common problems all over the world. Therefore, intervention studies have gained importance. This study aims to investigate the effectiveness of family-based, developmental pediatrics clinic setting counseling in reducing screen time in typically developing children and to compare them with neurodevelopmental disorders.