Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis.

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    • Publication Year:
      2003
    • Abstract:
      Objective: This study aims to measure different aspects of self-construing in children with primary mono-symptomatic nocturnal enuresis. Method: 25 children aged 7-14 years, with nocturnal enuresis were recruited from a paediatric outpatient's unit specialising in enuresis [mean age 10.6 [males], 9.39 [females]] and 25 children acting as controls, were recruited from one primary and one secondary school [mean age 10.08 [males], 9.39 [females]]. Measures: The Butler Self Image Profile [SIP], Coopersmith Self Esteem Inventory, Ouvinen-Birgerstam 'I think I am' Self Perception Scale were administered. Design: This study was a matched controlled group comparison. Results: The only significant difference was the tendency for children with enuresis to construe themselves more negatively on the SIP. There were no significant differences between children with enuresis and the matched controls on all the other measures. Conclusion: Children with nocturnal enuresis generally perceive themselves similar to children without nocturnal enuresis, and are not 'psychologically or emotionally disturbed.' It is important to assess a child's self-construing in order to identify those children who are more vulnerable to a lower self-esteem. Future research needs to take in to account self-construing in different clinical populations i.e. those children who have non-mono symptomatic nocturnal enuresis. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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    • ISSN:
      00365599
    • Accession Number:
      9755613
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      ROBINSON, J. C. et al. Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis. Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology, [s. l.], v. 37, n. 2, p. 124, 2003. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edb&AN=9755613. Acesso em: 26 nov. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Robinson JC, Butler RJ, Holland P, Doherty-Williams D. Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis. Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology. 2003;37(2):124. Accessed November 26, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edb&AN=9755613
    • APA:
      Robinson, J. C., Butler, R. J., Holland, P., & Doherty-Williams, D. (2003). Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis. Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology, 37(2), 124.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Robinson, Joanne C., Richard J. Butler, Philip Holland, and Dianne Doherty-Williams. 2003. “Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis.” Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology 37 (2): 124. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edb&AN=9755613.
    • Harvard:
      Robinson, J. C. et al. (2003) ‘Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis’, Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology, 37(2), p. 124. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edb&AN=9755613 (Accessed: 26 November 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Robinson, JC, Butler, RJ, Holland, P & Doherty-Williams, D 2003, ‘Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis’, Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology, vol. 37, no. 2, p. 124, viewed 26 November 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Robinson, Joanne C., et al. “Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis.” Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology, vol. 37, no. 2, Apr. 2003, p. 124. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edb&AN=9755613.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Robinson, Joanne C., Richard J. Butler, Philip Holland, and Dianne Doherty-Williams. “Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis.” Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology 37, no. 2 (April 2003): 124. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edb&AN=9755613.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Robinson JC, Butler RJ, Holland P, Doherty-Williams D. Self-Construing in Children with Primary Mono-Symptomatic Nocturnal Enuresis. Scandinavian Journal of Urology & Nephrology [Internet]. 2003 Apr [cited 2020 Nov 26];37(2):124. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edb&AN=9755613