"Child, Orphaned" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Child who has lost both parents through death or desertion.
- Child, Orphaned
- Orphaned Child
- Children, Orphaned
- Orphaned Children
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Child, Orphaned".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Child, Orphaned".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Child, Orphaned" by people in Profiles.
Omari F, Chrysanthopoulou SA, Embleton LE, Atwoli L, Ayuku DO, Sang E, Braitstein P. The impact of care environment on the mental health of orphaned, separated and street-connected children and adolescents in western Kenya: a prospective cohort analysis. BMJ Glob Health. 2021 03; 6(3).
Nabunya P, Padgett D, Ssewamala FM, Courtney ME, Neilands T. Examining the nonkin support networks of orphaned adolescents participating in a family-based economic-strengthening intervention in Uganda. J Community Psychol. 2019 04; 47(3):579-593.
Kikuchi K, Poudel KC, Muganda J, Sato T, Mutabazi V, Muhayimpundu R, Majyambere A, Nyonsenga SP, Sase E, Jimba M. What makes orphans in Kigali, Rwanda, non-adherent to antiretroviral therapy? Perspectives of their caregivers. J Int AIDS Soc. 2014; 17:19310.
Kikuchi K, Poudel KC, Muganda J, Majyambere A, Otsuka K, Sato T, Mutabazi V, Nyonsenga SP, Muhayimpundu R, Jimba M, Yasuoka J. High risk of ART non-adherence and delay of ART initiation among HIV positive double orphans in Kigali, Rwanda. PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e41998.
Wang B, Li X, Barnett D, Zhao G, Zhao J, Stanton B. Risk and protective factors for depression symptoms among children affected by HIV/AIDS in rural China: a structural equation modeling analysis. Soc Sci Med. 2012 May; 74(9):1435-43.
Okawa S, Yasuoka J, Ishikawa N, Poudel KC, Ragi A, Jimba M. Perceived social support and the psychological well-being of AIDS orphans in urban Kenya. AIDS Care. 2011 Sep; 23(9):1177-85.
Yanagisawa S, Poudel KC, Jimba M. Sibling caregiving among children orphaned by AIDS: synthesis of recent studies for policy implications. Health Policy. 2010 Dec; 98(2-3):121-30.