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Allergies

CohortFeatured measurements
AREST CF: Allergies
ATPG2: Allergies
BIS: Allergies
CLARITY: Allergies
HealthNuts: Allergies
LSAC: Allergies
MIS BAIR: Allergies
PPOIT: Allergies
SchoolNuts: Allergies
VITALITY: Allergies

Anthropometrics

Behavioural problems

CohortFeatured measurements
AQUA: Behavioural problems
ART: Behavioural problems
ATPG2: Behavioural problems
ATPG3: Behavioural problems
Baby Biotics: Behavioural problems
BIS: Behavioural problems
CATS: Behavioural problems
COBRA: Behavioural problems
ELVS: Behavioural problems
HealthNuts: Behavioural problems
IYDS: Behavioural problems
MHS: Behavioural problems
Triple B: Behavioural problems
VIBeS: Behavioural problems
VicCHILD: Behavioural problems

Birth

Cardiovascular health

Condition specific information

Demographics

CohortFeatured measurements
AQUA: Demographics
ART: Demographics
ATPG3: Demographics
BIS: Demographics
CLARITY: Demographics
COBRA: Demographics
ELVS: Demographics
Fontan: Demographics
HealthNuts: Demographics
IYDS: Demographics
VCPR: Demographics

Driving history

Education and childcare

CohortFeatured measurements
ART: Education and childcare
ATPG2: Education and childcare
CATS: Education and childcare
COBRA: Education and childcare
ELVS: Education and childcare
HealthNuts: Education and childcare
IYDS: Education and childcare
LSAC: Education and childcare
MHS: Education and childcare
SchoolNuts: Education and childcare
VicCHILD: Education and childcare

Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)

CohortFeatured measurements
BIS: Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)
CLARITY: Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)
COBRA: Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)
HealthNuts: Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)
MIS BAIR: Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)
SchoolNuts: Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)
VITALITY: Environmental exposures (toxins and allergens)

General health

CohortFeatured measurements
AQUA: General health
ART: General health
ATPG2: General health
ATPG3: General health
Baby Biotics: General health
BIS: General health
COBRA: General health
ELVS: General health
Fontan: General health
HealthNuts: General health
IYDS: General health
LSAC: General health
MHS: General health
PPOIT: General health
SchoolNuts: General health
VicCHILD: General health

Hearing

Identifiers and miscellaneous

Imaging

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Linkage to other database(s)

Media engagement

Medications and supplements

Mental health

CohortFeatured measurements
2000 Stories: Mental health
AQUA: Mental health
ART: Mental health
ATPG1: Mental health
ATPG2: Mental health
ATPG3: Mental health
Baby Biotics: Mental health
BIS: Mental health
CATS: Mental health
COBRA: Mental health
ELVS: Mental health
HealthNuts: Mental health
IYDS: Mental health
LSAC: Mental health
MHS: Mental health
SchoolNuts: Mental health
Triple B: Mental health
VIBeS: Mental health
VicCHILD: Mental health

Neurocognitive development

CohortFeatured measurements
2000 Stories: Neurocognitive development
AQUA: Neurocognitive development
ART: Neurocognitive development
Baby Biotics: Neurocognitive development
BIS: Neurocognitive development
ELVS: Neurocognitive development
MHS: Neurocognitive development
Triple B: Neurocognitive development
VCPR: Neurocognitive development
VIBeS: Neurocognitive development
VicCHILD: Neurocognitive development

Nutrition

Parenting

CohortFeatured measurements
2000 Stories: Parenting
AQUA: Parenting
ART: Parenting
ATPG1: Parenting
ATPG2: Parenting
ATPG3: Parenting
CATS: Parenting
ELVS: Parenting
IYDS: Parenting
MHS: Parenting
Triple B: Parenting

Physical activity and lifestyle

CohortFeatured measurements
ART: Physical activity and lifestyle
ATPG2: Physical activity and lifestyle
BIS: Physical activity and lifestyle
CATS: Physical activity and lifestyle
COBRA: Physical activity and lifestyle
ELVS: Physical activity and lifestyle
    HealthNuts: Physical activity and lifestyle
    IYDS: Physical activity and lifestyle
    LSAC: Physical activity and lifestyle

    Positive youth development

    Puberty

    Relationships

    CohortFeatured measurements
    2000 Stories: Relationships
    AQUA: Relationships
    ART: Relationships
    ATPG1: Relationships
    ATPG2: Relationships
    ATPG3: Relationships
    Baby Biotics: Relationships
    CATS: Relationships
    COBRA: Relationships
    ELVS: Relationships
    HealthNuts: Relationships
    IYDS: Relationships
    MHS: Relationships
    SchoolNuts: Relationships
    Triple B: Relationships
    VIBeS: Relationships
    VicCHILD: Relationships

    Reproductive health and pregnancy

    Resilience and wellbeing

    CohortFeatured measurements
    2000 Stories: Resilience and wellbeing
    AQUA: Resilience and wellbeing
    ART: Resilience and wellbeing
    ATPG2: Resilience and wellbeing
    ATPG3: Resilience and wellbeing
    CATS: Resilience and wellbeing
    COBRA: Resilience and wellbeing
    ELVS: Resilience and wellbeing
    HealthNuts: Resilience and wellbeing
    IYDS: Resilience and wellbeing
    LSAC: Resilience and wellbeing
    MHS: Resilience and wellbeing
    PPOIT: Resilience and wellbeing
    VIBeS: Resilience and wellbeing
    VicCHILD: Resilience and wellbeing

    Respiratory health

    CohortFeatured measurements
    ART: Respiratory health
    ATPG2: Respiratory health
    BIS: Respiratory health
    CATS: Respiratory health
    CLARITY: Respiratory health
    HealthNuts: Respiratory health
    IYDS: Respiratory health
    MIS BAIR: Respiratory health
    PPOIT: Respiratory health
    SchoolNuts: Respiratory health
    VicCHILD: Respiratory health

    Sleep

    Speech language and literacy

    CohortFeatured measurements
    2000 Stories: Speech, language and literacy
    AQUA: Speech, language and literacy
    ATPG2: Speech, language and literacy
    BIS: Speech, language and literacy
    ELVS: Speech, language and literacy
    MHS: Speech, language and literacy
    VCPR: Speech, language and literacy
    VIBeS: Speech, language and literacy
    VicCHILD: Speech, language and literacy

    Substance use

    CohortFeatured measurements
    AQUA: Substance use
    ATPG3: Substance use
    BIS: Substance use
    CATS: Substance use
    COBRA: Substance use
    IYDS: Substance use

    Sun exposure

    Temperament and personality

    CohortFeatured measurements
    2000 Stories: Temperament and personality
    ATPG1: Temperament and personality
    ATPG2: Temperament and personality
    ATPG3: Temperament and personality
    Baby Biotics: Temperament and personality
    ELVS: Temperament and personality
    IYDS: Temperament and personality
    MHS: Temperament and personality

    Trial specific information

    Young adult transitions


    Measurement Reference/URL

    3D anthropometric mask

    Features in:

    Protocol based on Claes et al (see AQUA > Craniofacial morphometrics for further information)

    A&B: Profiles of Student Life: Attitudes and Behaviors (A&B) Survey derived

    Features in:

    Scales, P. (1999). Reducing risk and building developmental assets: essential actions for promoting adolescent health. Journal of School Health, 69(3): 113-119

    www.search-institute.org/surveys/a-b

    A-COPE: Adolescent Coping Orientation for Problem Experiences

    Features in:

    Patterson, J.M. and McCubbin, H.I. (1987). Adolescent coping style and behaviors: conceptualization and measurement. Journal of Adolescence, 10: 163-186

    Carver, C.S., Scheier, M.F. and Weintraub, J.K. (1989). Assessing coping strategies: A theoretically based approach. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 56: 267-283

    AAQ-II: Acceptance and Action Questionnaire - Version II

    Features in:

    Bond, F.W., Hayes, S.C., Baer, R.A., Carpenter, K.M., Guenole, N., Orcutt, H.K., Waltz, T. and Zettle, R.D. (2011). Preliminary Psychometric Properties of the Acceptance and Action Questionnaire–II: A Revised Measure of Psychological Inflexibility and Experiential Avoidance. Behav Ther. 42(4): 676-88. doi: 10.1016/j.beth.2011.03.007

    ABFAB: Attachment to the Breast and Family Attitudes towards Breastfeeding derived

    Features in:

    Forster, D., McLachlan, H., Lumley, J., Beanland, C., Waldenström, U., Harris, H., Earl, D. and Dyson, K. (2003). ABFAB. Attachment to the breast and family attitudes to breastfeeding. The effect of breastfeeding education in the middle of pregnancy on the initiation and duration of breastfeeding: a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN21556494]. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 3: 5. doi:10.1186/1471-2393-3-5

    ABS: Australian Bureau of Statistics derived

    Features in:

    www.ausstats.abs.gov.au/Ausstats/subscriber.nsf/0/92DCF2C65BFBF519CA257677001486D9/$File/62270_May%202009_Reissue.pdf

    ACAES-FFQ: The Australian Child and Adolescent Eating Survey - Food Frequency Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Burrows, T.L., Warren, J.M., Colyvas, K., Garg, M.L. and Collins, C.E. (2009). Validation of overweight children’s fruit and vegetable intake using plasma carotenoids. Obesity (Silver Spring), 17(1): 162-168

    ACS: Ainley Curiosity Scale

    Features in:

    Ainley, M.D. (1987). The factor structure of curiosity measures: Breadth and Depth of Interest curiosity styles. Australian Journal of Psychology, 39: 53-59

    ADHD-RS: ADHD Rating Scale IV, parent version

    Features in:

    DuPaul, G.J., Power, T.J., Anastopoulos, A.D. and Reid R. (1998) ADHD Rating Scale IV: Checklists, Norms and Clinical Interpretation. New York, NY: The Guildford Publications Inc.

    AGM: Items from Ames Grube and Moore (2000)

    Features in:

    Ames, G.M., Grube, J.W. and Moore, R.S. (2000). Social control and workplace drinking norms: A comparison of two organizational cultures. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 61: 203–219

    AHS: Adolescent Health Survey derived

    Features in:

    Hibbert, M., Caust, J., Patton, G.C., Rosier, M. and Bowes, G. (1996). The health of young people in Victoria: Adolescent Health Survey. Centre for Adolescent Health Monograph. Melbourne

    AHWBS: Adolescent Health and Well-Being Survey 1999 - 2000 derived

    Features in:

    www.rch.org.au/cah/research/Adolescent_Health_and_WellBeing_Survey_1999_2000/

    AIS: AusImmune Study derived

    Features in:

    www.msra.org.au/identifying-environmental-triggers-multiple-sclerosis-ausimmune-study

    ALSPAC: Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children derived

    Features in:

    www.bristol.ac.uk/alspac/ http://www.bristol.ac.uk/alspac/researchers/questionnaires/

    ALSWH: Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health

    Features in:

    http://www.alswh.org.au/

    AM: Activity Monitor (GENEActiv accelerometer)

    Features in:

    Please contact LSAC Child Health CheckPoint, COBRA or HealthNuts for further information

    ANZSCO: Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations

    Features in:

    Australian Bureau of Statistics and Statistics New Zealand

    www.abs.gov.au/ANZSCO

    AOCSEQ: Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Epidemiological Questionnaire derived

    Features in:

    www.aocstudy.org/index.asp

    AQoL: Assessment of Quality of Life (various instruments)

    Features in:

    www.aqol.com.au

    Arnold: Unpublished Aggression Questionnaire (Arnold, G.)

    Features in:

    Arnold, G. (1984) Aggression Questionnaire, unpublished scale in Master of Psychology Thesis, LaTrobe University

    ARQ-R: Adolescence Resilience Questionnaire (Revised)

    Features in:

    Gartland D., Bond L., Olsson C.A., Buzwell S. and Sawyer S.M. (2011). Development of a multi-dimensional measure of resilience in adolescents: The Adolescent Resilience Questionnaire. BMC Med. Res. Methodol., 11: 134. doi: 10.1186/1471-2288-11-134

    AS-ICSM: Adolescence Scale

    Features in:

    Kaiser, J. and Gruzelier, J.H. (1999). The Adolescence Scale (AS-ICSM): a tool for the retrospective assessment of puberty milestones. Acta Paediatr Suppl, 88(429): 64–68

    ASB: Adolescent Suicidal Behaviours items (modified from the Victorian Adolescent Health Cohort Study)

    Features in:

    Patton, G.C., Harris, R., Carlin, J.B., Hibbert, M.E., Coffey, C., Schwarz, M. and Bowes, G. (1997). Adolescent suicidal behaviours: a population-based study of risk. Psychological Medicine, 27: 715-724

    ASB: Antisocial Behaviour Checklist

    Features in:

    Zucker, R.A. (1999). Manual for The Antisocial Behavior Checklist. Ann Arbor, MI: IPA Associates

    ASCED: Australian Standard Classification of Education

    Features in:

    Australian Bureau of Statistics

    http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/1272.0Main+Features12001?OpenDocument

    ASCO: Australian Standard Classification of Occupations

    Features in:

    Australian Bureau of Statistics

    Australian Standard Classification of Occupations, Second Edition, 1997 (ABS Catalogue No. 1220.0)

    http://www.ausstats.abs.gov.au/ausstats/free.nsf/0/A86A0162E6F672DFCA256ADB001D10D4/$File/asco.pdf http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Previousproducts/1220.0Main%20Features11997?opendocument&tabname=Summary&prodno=1220.0&issue=1997&num=&view=

    ASDS: Acute Stress Disorder Scale

    Features in:

    Bryant, R., Moulds, M. and Guthrie, R. (2000). Acute Stress Disorder Scale: A self-report measure of Acute Stress Disorder. Psychological Assessment, 12(1): 61 - 68

    ASGC: Australian Standard Geographical Classification

    Features in:

    Australian Bureau of Statistics

    www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/1216.0Main+Features1July%202011?OpenDocument

    ASHR: Australian Study of Health and Relationships

    Features in:

    Smith, A.M., Rissel, C.E., Richters, J., Grulich, A.E. and de Visser, R.O. (2003). Sex in Australia: sexual identity, sexual attraction and sexual experience among a representative sample of adults. Aust N Z J Public

    ASQ: Ages and Stages Questionnaires (various instruments/editions)

    Features in:

    www.agesandstages.com/

    ASSAD: Australian School Students Alcohol and Drug (ASSAD) survey (2002)

    Features in:

    White, V. and Hayman, J. (2004). Australian secondary students’ use of alcohol in 2002. National Drug Strategy Monograph Series No. 55. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing

    www.nationaldrugstrategy.gov.au/internet/drugstrategy/Publishing.nsf/content/mono55

    ATP: Australian Temperament Project derived

    Features in:

    Prior, M., Sanson, A., Smart, D. and Oberklaid, F. (2000). Pathways from Infancy to adolescence: Australian Temperament Project 1983-2000. Australian Institute for Family Studies, Melbourne, Australia

    Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. (2008). Making progress: the health, development and wellbeing of Australia’s children and young people. Canberra: Australian Government

    AUDIT: Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test- modified

    Features in:

    Saunders, J.B., Aasland, O.G., Amundsen, A. and Grant, M. (1993). Alcohol consumption and related problems among primary health care patients: WHO Collaborative Project on Early Detection of Persons with Harmful Alcohol Consumption I. Addiction, 88: 349-362

    Saunders, J.B., Aasland, O.G., Babor, T.F., de la Fuente, J.R. and Grant, M. (1993). Development of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT): WHO collaborative project on early detection of persons with harmful alcohol consumption. II. Addiction, 88: 791-804

    www.talkingalcohol.com.au/files/pdfs/WHO_audit.pdf

    BAI: Beck Anxiety Inventory

    Features in:

    www.pearsonclinical.com/psychology/products/100000251/beck-anxiety-inventory-bai.html

    BAS: Breastfeeding Assessment Score derived

    Features in:

    Hall, R.T., Mercer, A.M., Teasley, S.L., McPherson, D.M., Simon, S.D., Santos, S.R., Meyers, B.M. and Hipsh, N.E. (2002). A breast-feeding assessment score to evaluate the risk for cessation of breast-feeding by 7 to 10 days of age. J Pediatr, 141(5): 659-64

    BASC-2: Behavior Assessment System for Children -Second Edition

    Features in:

    Reynolds, C.R. and Kamphaus, R.W. (2004). In: Pines C, editor. Behavior assessment system for children. 2nd ed. MN: American Guidance Service

    Bayley-III: Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development – Third Edition

    Features in:

    Bayley, N. (2006). Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development. San Antonio: TX: The Psychological Corporation

    BB: Bifulco and Brown (1996) derived

    Features in:

    Bifulco, A. and Brown, G.W. (1996). Cognitive coping response to crises and onset of depression. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 31: 163-172

    BBGS: Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen

    Features in:

    Gebauer, L., LaBrie, R.A. and Shaffer, H. J. (2010). Optimizing DSM-IV-TR classification accuracy: a brief biosocial screen for detecting current gambling disorders among gamblers in the general household population. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 55(2): 82-90

    BBSC: Benefit and Burden Scale for Children

    Features in:

    Currier, J.M., Hermes, S. and Phipps, S. (2009). Brief Report: Children’s Response to Serious Illness: Perceptions of Benefit and Burden in a Pediatric Cancer Population. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 34(10): 1129–1134. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsp021

    bbSSRI: beyondblue Secondary Schools Research Initiative derived

    Features in:

    Spence, S., Burns, J., Boucher, S., Glover, S., Graetz, B., Kay, D., Patton, G. and Sawyer, M. (2005). The beyondblue schools research initiative: the conceptual framework and intervention. Australasian Psychiatry, 13: 159-164

    www.beyondblue.org.au/resources/research/research-projects/research-projects/beyondblue-secondary-schools-research-initiative-bbssri

    BCL: Behaviour Checklist

    Features in:

    Richman, N., Stevenson, J. and Graham, P.J. (1982). From pre-school to school: A behavioural study. London, UK: Academic Press

    BFQ: Berndt Friendship Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Berndt, T.J., and Perry, R.B. (1986).  Children’s perceptions of friendships as supportive relationships. Developmental Psychology, 22: 640-648

    BIS: Barwon Infant Study derived

    Features in:

    Vuillermin, P., Saffery, R., Allen, K., Carlin, J., Tang, M., Ranganathan, S., Burgner, D., Dwyer, T., Collier, F., Jachno, K., Sly, P., Symeonides, C., McCloskey, K., Molloy, J., Forrester, M. and Ponsonby, A-L. (2015). Cohort Profile: The Barwon Infant Study. Int J Epidemiol, 44(4): 1148-60. DOI:10.1093/ije/dyv026

    http://www.barwoninfantstudy.org.au/page.cfm?pageId=466

    BITSEA: Brief Infant Toddler Social Emotional Assessment

    Features in:

    www.pearsonclinical.com.au/products/view/56

    BJ: Broad Jump (distance jumped in cm) (observational test)

    Features in:

    Please contact LSAC Child Health CheckPoint for further information

    BPCIS: Brigance Parent-Child Interaction Scale

    Features in:

    © 2002 Frances Page Glascoe, From BRIGANCE® A and Glascoe FP. BRIGANCE® Infant Toddler Screens. Published by Curriculum Associates, North Billerica, MA.  www.cainc.com The publisher gives permission for this scale to be reproduced as long as this attribution is cited

    www.pedstest.com/Portals/0/TheBook/BPCISinEnglish.pdf

    BRIEF: Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function (various versions)

    Features in:

    Gioia, G., Isquith, P., Guy, S. and Kenworthy, L. (2000). BRIEF – Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function. Professional manual. Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources

    Gioia, G. A., Espy, K. A. and Isquith, P. K. (2003). Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function - Preschool Version, Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources

    BSID-II: Bayley Scales of Infant Development - Second Edition

    Features in:

    Bayley, N. (1993). Bayley scales of infant development - Second edition. San Antonio, TX: The Psychological Corporation

    BTS/SIGN: British Thoracic Society (BTS) and the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) British guideline on the management of asthma

    Features in:

    www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/btssign-british-guideline-on-the-management-of-asthma/

    CAS: Composite Abuse Scale

    Features in:

    Hegarty, K., Sheehan, M. and Schonfeld, C. (1999). A multidimensional definition of partner abuse: development and preliminary validation of the Composite Abuse Scale. Journal of family violence, 14(4): 399-415

    Hegarty K., Gunn J., Chondros P. and Small R. (2004). Association of depression and partner abuse in women attending general practice: A cross sectional survey. BMJ, 328(7440): 621 – 624

    CAWCR: Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research report derived

    Features in:

    www.cawcr.gov.au/

    CBCL-RCBP: Child Behaviour Checklist and Revised Child Behaviour Profile - modified

    Features in:

    Achenbach, T.M. and Edelbrock, C.S. (1983). Manual for the Child Behavior Checklist and Revised Child Behavior Profile. Burlington, VT: University of Vermont, Department of Psychiatry

    CBCL: Child Behaviour Checklist (various instruments)

    Features in:

    CBCL for school-aged children:

    Achenbach, T.M., and Edelbrock, C.S. (1981). Behavioral problems and competencies reported by parents of normal and disturbed children aged four through sixteen. Monogr Soc Res Child Dev, 46(1): 1-82

    CBCL for ages 1½ - 5:

    Achenbach, T.M. and Rescorla, L.A. (2000). Manual for the ASEBA preschool forms & profiles: an integrated system of multi-informant assessment. Burlington: University of Vermont, Research Center for Children, Youth & Families

    CBQ: Child Behaviour Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Rutter, M., Tizard, J. and Whitmore, K. (1970). Education, Health and Behaviour. London: Longmans

    CCC-2: Children's Communication Checklist - Second Edition

    Features in:

    Bishop, D. V. M. (2003). The Children's Communication Checklist - 2. London: The Psychological Corporation

    www.pearsonclinical.com.au/products/view/80

    CDAH: Childhood Determinants of Adult Health (CDAH) Study derived

    Features in:

    www.menzies.utas.edu.au/research/diseases-and-health-issues/research-projects/childhood-determinants-of-adult-health-cdah-study

    CDC: Centers for Disease Control (various studies/measures) - modified

    Features in:

    Centers for Disease Control, U.S. Public Health Service (various studies/measures):

    www.cdc.gov/

    Includes YRBSS, National Health Objectives (Healthy People 2000), and the National Education Goals

    CDI: MacArthur-Bates Communicative Development Inventories (various instruments/editions/adaptations)

    Features in:

    mb-cdi.stanford.edu/cdiwelcome.htm www.brookespublishing.com/resource-center/screening-and-assessment/cdi/

    CDRS: Conduct Disorder Rating Scale

    Features in:

    Waschbusch D.A. and Elgar F.J. (2007). Development and validation of the Conduct Disorder Rating Scale. Assessment, 14: 65–74

    CELF: Clinical Evaluations of Language Fundamentals (various editions)

    Features in:

    CELF-4:

    www.pearsonclinical.com/language/products/100000442/clinical-evaluation-of-language-fundamentals-fourth-edition-celf-4.html

    Semel, E., Wiig, E. and Secord, W. (2004). Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamental, Fourth Edition, Screening Test, Australian & New Zealand Language Adapted Edition (CELF-4 Screener). Sydney, Australia: NCS Pearson

    CELF-Preschool-2:

    www.pearsonclinical.com/language/products/100000316/celf-preschool-2-celf-preschool-2.html

    CESD-R: Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (Revised)

    Features in:

    Eaton, W.W., Muntaner, C., Smith, C., Tien, A. and Ybarra, M. Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale: Review and revision (CESD and CESD-R). In: Maruish, M.E., ed. (2004). The Use of Psychological Testing for Treatment Planning and Outcomes Assessment. 3rd ed. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum; pp 363-377 http://cesd-r.com/about-cesdr/

    CF RSQ: CF Respiratory Symptom Questionnaire

    Features in:

    The CF RSQ was developed by the AREST CF team and collects information about the child's health (cough, sputum, respiratory tract infection, admissions, exercise and medications) in the preceding three months. For further information, please contact Billy Skoric (billy.skoric@mcri.edu.au).

    CFARS: Chicago Food Allergy Research Surveys

    Features in:

    Gupta, R.S., Kim, J.S., Springston, E.E., Pongracic, J.A., Wang, X. and Holl, J. (2009). Development of the Chicago Food Allergy Research Surveys: assessing knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs of parents, physicians, and the general public. BMC Health Services Research, 9: 142 doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-9-142

    CFCS: Communication Function Classification System

    Features in:

    Hidecker, M.J., Paneth, N., Rosenbaum, P.L., Kent, R.D., Lillie, J., Eulenberg, J.B., Chester, K. Jr, Johnson, B., Michalsen, L., Evatt, M. and Taylor, K. (2011). Developing and validating the Communication Function Classification System for individuals with cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 53(8): 704-10

    CGCBQ: Cincinnati Genomic Controls Baseline Questionnaire derived

    Features in:

    Cincinnati Genomic Control Cohort (GCC) project, supported by the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC)

    Butsch Kovacic, M., Biagini Myers, J.M., Wang, N., Martin, L.J., Lindsey, M., Ericksen, M.B., … Khurana Hershey, G.K. (2011). Identification of KIF3A as a Novel Candidate Gene for Childhood Asthma Using RNA Expression and Population Allelic Frequencies Differences. PLoS ONE, 6(8): e23714. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0023714

    CHILD: Children's Home Inventory for Listening Difficulties

    Features in:

    Anderson K.L. and Smaldino J.J. (2000). Children’s Home Inventory of Listening Difficulties (CHILD). Educational Audiology Association; Tampa, FL

    www.oticon.com.au/~asset/cache.ashx?id=10831&type=14&format=web

    CHU9D: Child Health Utility 9D

    Features in:

    Stevens, K. (2010, May). The Child Health Utility 9D (CHU9D) A New Paediatric Preference Based Measure of Health Related Quality of Life. PRO Newsletter #43

    www.shef.ac.uk/scharr/sections/heds/mvh/paediatric/about-chu9d

    CIDI: Composite International Diagnostic Interview - Core Version 2.1

    Features in:

    Robins, L.N., Wing, J., Wittchen, H.-U., Helzer, J.E., Babor, T.F., Burke, J., Farmer, A., Jablensky, A., Pickens, R., Regier, D.A., Sartorius, N. and Towle, L.H. (1989). The Composite International Diagnostic Interview: An epidemiologic instrument suitable for use in conjunction with different diagnostic systems and in different cultures. Archives of General Psychiatry, 45, 1069-1077

    www.hcp.med.harvard.edu/wmhcidi/

    CIMT: Carotid Intima-Media Thickness test (observational test)

    Features in:

    Please contact LSAC Child Health CheckPoint or ART Studies for further information

    CIS-R: Clinical Interview Schedule – Revised

    Features in:

    Lewis G. and Pelosi A.J. (1992). The manual of CIS-R. London: Institute of Psychiatry

    CISS: Coping Inventory for Stressful Situations

    Features in:

    Endler, N.S. and Parker, J.D.A. (1999). Coping Inventory for Stressful Situations (CISS): Manual (2nd ed.). Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Multi-Health Systems

    www.mhs.com/CISS

    CLES: Coddington Life Events Scale - Adapted

    Features in:

    Coddington, R.D. (1972). The significance of life events as etiologic factors in the diseases of children–II: A study of a normal population. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 16: 205-213; adapted by Smith, J., and Prior, M. (1995). Temperament and stress resilience in school-age children: A within families study. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 34: 168-179

    CNRep: Children's Test of Nonword Repetition

    Features in:

    Gathercole, S.E. and Baddeley, A.D. (1996). The Children’s Test of Nonword Repetition. London: Psychological Corporation

    Cogstate: Cogstate neuropsychological assessment

    Features in:

    cogstate.com/

    COLE: Reference charts for Z-score transformation of height

    Features in:

    Cole, T.J., Bellizzi, M.C., Flegal, K.M. and Dietz, W.H. (2000). Establishing a standard definition for child overweight and obesity worldwide: international survey. BMJ, 320: 1240–1243

    Conners 3AI: Conners 3 ADHD Index

    Features in:

    Conners, C.K. (2008). Conners (3rd ed.) Toronto, ON: Multi-Health Systems Inc.

    www.mhs.com/product.aspx?gr=edu&prod=conners3ai&id=overview

    CPIS-conflict: Quality of Co-parental Interaction Scale, Conflict Subscale

    Features in:

    Zubrick, S.R., Smith, G.J., Nicholson, J.M., Sanson, A.V. and Jackievicz, T.A. (2008) The LSAC Research Consortium: Social Policy Research Paper No. 34: Parenting and families in Australia. Australian Government. Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs: Canberra; Australia

    Ahrons, C.R. (1981). The continuing coparental relationship between divorced spouses. Am J Orthopsych, 51: 415–428

    CPT: Continuous Performance Task

    Features in:

    Please contact VIBeS for further information

    CRICK: Relational aggression items derived from Crick (1995)

    Features in:

    Crick, N.R. (1995). Relational aggression: The role of intent attributions, feelings of distress, and provocation type. Development and psychopathology, 7: 313-313

    CROPS: Child Report of Post-traumatic Symptoms

    Features in:

    Greenwald, R. and Rubin, A. (1999). Brief assessment of children's post-traumatic symptoms: Development and preliminary validation of parent and child scales. Research on Social Work Practice, 9(1): 61-75

    CSBS-DP-ITC: Communication and Symbolic Behavior Scales Developmental Profile Infant-Toddler Checklist

    Features in:

    The Infant-Toddler Checklist is copyrighted by Brookes Publishing but is available for download for free. Contact rights@brookespublishing.com for information on reprinting or reposting

    www.brookespublishing.com/resource-center/screening-and-assessment/csbs/csbs-dp/csbs-dp-itc/

    CSEI: Coopersmith Self-Esteem Inventory

    Features in:

    Coopersmith, S. (1982) Self-esteem inventories. Palo Alto, California: Consulting Psychologists Press

    CSHCN: Children with Special Health Care Needs screener

    Features in:

    Bethell C.D., Read D., Stein R.E., Blumberg S.J., Wells N. and Newacheck P.W. (2002). Identifying children with special health care needs: development and evaluation of a short screening instrument. Ambulatory pediatrics: the official journal of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association, 2(1): 38-48

    CSIRO: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation derived

    Features in:

    www.csiro.au/

    CSS: Consumer Satisfaction Scale

    Features in:

    Parenting Research Centre. (2010). Consumer satisfaction scale. Melbourne, Australia: Parenting Research Centre

    CTC: Communities That Care (CTC) Youth Survey derived

    Features in:

    Developed by the Six-State Consortium Project (Diffusion project)

    US version:

    store.samhsa.gov/product/Communities-That-Care-Youth-Survey/CTC020

    AUS adaptation:

    www.rch.org.au/uploadedFiles/Main/Content/ctc/Communities_That_Care_Youth_Survey.pdf

    CTOPP-2: Comprehensive Test of Phonological Processing – Second Edition

    Features in:

    Wagner, R. K., Torgesen, J. K., Rashotte, C. A. and Pearson, N. A. (2013). Comprehensive Test of Phonological Processing – Second Edition (CTOPP-2). Austin, TX: PRO-ED

    www.proedinc.com/customer/productview.aspx?id=5187

    CTQ: Childhood Temperament Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Thomas, A., and Chess, S. (1977). Temperament and development. NY: Brunner/Mazel

    Sanson, A., Smart, D., Prior, M., Oberklaid, F. and Pedlow, R. (1994). The structure of temperament from three to seven years: Age, sex and sociodemographic differences. Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 40: 233-252

    CTS: Conflict Tactics Scale

    Features in:

    www.wpspublish.com/store/p/2728/conflict-tactics-scales-cts

    CVLT-C: California Verbal Learning Test - Children's Version

    Features in:

    Delis, D.C., Kramer, J.H., Kaplan, E. and Ober, B.A. (1994). California verbal learning test-children’s version (CVLT-C). San Antonio, TX: The Psychological Corporation

    DAS: Dyadic Adjustment Scale

    Features in:

    Spanier, G.B. (1976). Measuring Dyadic Adjustment: New Scales for Assessing the Quality of Marriage and Similar Dyads. Journal of Marriage and Family, 38: 15-28

    DASS21: Depression Anxiety Stress Scales - Short Form (21 items)

    Features in:

    Lovibond, S.H. and Lovibond, P.F. (1995). Manual for the Depression Anxiety Stress Scales. (2nd Ed) Sydney: Psychology Foundation

    www2.psy.unsw.edu.au/groups/dass/

    DAWBA: Development and Well-Being Assessment

    Features in:

    Goodman, R., Ford, T., Richards, H., Gatward, R. and Meltzer, H. (2000). The Development and Well-Being Assessment: Description and initial validation of an integrated assessment of child and adolescent psychopathology. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 41: 645-55

    www.dawba.info/

    DNBC: Danish National Birth Cohort derived

    Features in:

    Olsen, J., Melbye, M., Olsen, S.F., Sørensen, T.I., Aaby, P., Andersen, A.M., Taxbøl, D., Hansen, K.D., Juhl, M., Schow, T.B., Sørensen, H.T., Andresen, J., Mortensen, E.L., Olesen, A.W. and Søndergaard, C. (2001). The Danish National Birth Cohort--its background, structure and aim. Scand J Public Health, 29(4): 300-7

    www.ssi.dk/English/RandD/Research%20areas/Epidemiology/DNBC/

    DOTS-R: Dimensions of Temperament Survey - Revised

    Features in:

    Windle, M. and Lerner, R. (1986). Reassessing the Dimensions of Temperamental Individuality Across the Life Span:The Revised Dimensions of Temperament Survey (DOTS-R). Journal of Adolescent Research, 2: 213-229

    DQESv2: Dietary Questionnaire for Epidemiological Studies Version 2

    Features in:

    Cancer Council Victoria Food Frequency Questionnaire. For further information, see:

    www.cancervic.org.au/research/epidemiology/nutritional_assessment_services

    DUBOWITZ: Dubowitz Assessment

    Features in:

    Dubowitz, L., Ricciw, D. and Mercuri, E. (2005) The Dubowitz neurological examination of the full-term newborn. Ment. Retard. Dev. Disabil. Res. Rev., 11: 52–60

    EAS: EAS Temperament Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Buss, A. and Plomin, R. (1984). Temperament: Early developing personality traits. Hillsdale NJ: Erlbaum

    EAS: Emotional Availability scale

    Features in:

    Biringen, Z., Robinson, J.L. and Emde, R.N. (1998). The Emotional Availability scale (3rd ed.). Fort Collins: Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Colorado State University

    ECLS-B: Early Childhood Longitudinal Study of Children - Birth Cohort derived

    Features in:

    nces.ed.gov/ecls/birth.asp

    ECRHS II: Second European Community Respiratory Health Survey derived

    Features in:

    www.ecrhs.org/

    ECRHS III: Third European Community Respiratory Health Survey derived

    Features in:

    www.ecrhs.org/

    EDI: Eating Disorder Inventory

    Features in:

    Garner, D.M., Olmstead, M.P. and Polivy, J. (1983). Development and validation of a multidimensional eating disorder inventory for anorexia nervosa and bulimia. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 2: 15-34

    EET1DPP: Early Environment and Type 1 Diabetes Prevention Project derived

    Features in:

    Ponsonby, A.-L., Pezic, A., Cameron, F. J., Rodda, C., Ellis, J. A., Kemp, A. S., Carlin, J. and Dwyer, T. (2012). Phenotypic and environmental factors associated with elevated autoantibodies at clinical onset of paediatric type 1 diabetes mellitus. Results in Immunology, 2: 125–131. doi:10.1016/j.rinim.2012.06.002

    ENERGY: The EuropeaN Energy balance Research to prevent excessive weight Gain among Youth (ENERGY)-project derived

    Features in:

    Brug, J., te Velde, S.J., Chinapaw, M.J., Bere, E., de Bourdeaudhuij, I., Moore, H., Maes, L., Jensen, J., Manios, Y., Lien, N., Klepp, K.I., Lobstein, T., Martens, M., Salmon, J. and Singh, A.S. (2010). Evidence-based development of school-based and family-involved prevention of overweight across Europe: the ENERGY-project's design and conceptual framework. BMC Public Health, 10: 276. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-276 www.projectenergy.eu

    EPDS: Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale

    Features in:

    Cox, J.L., Holden, J.M. and Sagovsky, R. (1987). Detection of postnatal depression: Development of the 10-item Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale. British Journal of Psychiatry, 150(6): 782-786

    ERRNI: Expression, Reception and Recall of Narrative Instrument

    Features in:

    Bishop, D.V.M. (2004). Expression, Reception and Recall of Narrative Instrument (ERRNI). London, Psychological Corporation

    FACES II: Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scale

    Features in:

    Olson, D.H., Portner, J. and Bell, R.Q. (1982). FACES II: Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scales. St. Paul: University of Minnesota, Department of Family Social Science

    FAD: McMaster Family Assessment Device

    Features in:

    Epstein, N.B., Baldwin, L.M. and Bishop, D.S. (1983). The McMaster Family Assessment Device. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 9(2): 171-80

    FAIM: Food Allergy Independent Measure

    Features in:

    van der Velde, J.L., Flokstra-de Blok, B.M.J., Vlieg-Boerstra, B.J., Oude Elberink, J.N.G., DunnGalvin, A., Hourihane, J.O’B., Duiverman, E.J. and Dubois, A.E.J. (2010). Development, validity and reliability of the food allergy independent measure (FAIM). Allergy, 65: 630–635

    FaMM: Family Management Measure

    Features in:

    Knafl, K., Deatrick, J.A., Gallo, A., Dixon, J., Grey, M., Knafl, G. and O’Malley, J. (2011). Assessment of the Psychometric Properties of the Family Management Measure. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 36(5): 494–505. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsp034

    FAQLQ: Food Allergy Quality of Life Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Flokstra‐de Blok, B.M.J., DunnGalvin, A., Vlieg‐Boerstra, B.J., Oude Elberink, J.N.G., Duiverman, E.J., Hourihane, J.O’B. and Dubois, A.E.J. (2009). Development and validation of a self‐administered Food Allergy Quality of Life Questionnaire for children. Clinical and Experimental Allergy, 39(1): 127-137

    Flokstra‐de Blok, B.M.J., DunnGalvin, A., Vlieg‐Boerstra, B.J., Oude Elberink, J.N.G., Duiverman, E.J., Hourihane, J.O’B. and Dubois, A.E.J. (2008). Development and validation of the self-administered Food Allergy Quality of Life Questionnaire for adolescents. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 122(1): 139-44

    DunnGalvin, A., de BlokFlokstra, B.M.J., Burks, A.W., Dubois, A.E.J. and Hourihane, J.O'B. (2008). Food allergy QoL questionnaire for children aged 0-12 years: content, construct, and cross-cultural validity. Clin Exp Allergy, 38: 977-86

    FES: Family Environment Scale

    Features in:

    Moos, R. and Moos, B. (1994). Family Environment Scale Manual: Development, Applications, Research - Third Edition. Palo Alto, CA: Consulting Psychologist Press

    FFMQ-SF: Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire – Short Form

    Features in:

    Bohlmeijer, E., ten Klooster, P.M., Fledderus, M., Veehof, M. and Baer, R. (2011). Psychometric properties of the five facet mindfulness questionnaire in depressed adults and development of a short form. Assessment, 18(3): 308-20. doi: 10.1177/1073191111408231

    FFPQ: Five Factor Personality Questionnaire (Lanthier and Bates)

    Features in:

    Lanthier, R.P. and Bates, J.E. (1995). Infancy era predictors of the big five personality dimensions in adolescence. Paper presented at the 1995 meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, ILL

    FIP: Fear of Intimate Partner

    Features in:

    Hegarty, K., Sheehan, M. and Schonfeld, C. (1999). A multidimensional definition of partner abuse: development and preliminary validation of the Composite Abuse Scale. Journal of family violence, 14(4): 399-415

    Hegarty K., Gunn J., Chondros P. and Small R. (2004). Association of depression and partner abuse in women attending general practice: A cross sectional survey. BMJ, 328(7440): 621 – 624

    FLAME: Family Lifestyle, Activity, Movement, and Eating (FLAME) study derived

    Features in:

    Taylor, R.W., Murdoch, L., Carter, P., Gerrard, D.F., Williams, S.M. and Taylor, B.J. (2009). Longitudinal study of physical activity and inactivity in preschoolers: the FLAME study. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 41(1): 96-102

    FMS: Functional Mobility Scale

    Features in:

    Graham, H.K., Harvey, A., Rodda, J., Nattrass, G.R. and Pirpiris, M. (2004). The Functional Mobility Scale (FMS). J Pediatr Orthop. 24(5): 514-20

    FTQ: Family Tree Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Mann, R.E., Sobell, L.C., Sobell, M.B. and Pavan, D. (1985). Reliability of a family tree questionnaire for assessing family history of alcohol problems. Drug Alcohol Depend, 15: 61–67

    GBFM: Goldberg’s Big Five Markers

    Features in:

    Goldberg, L. (1992). The development of markers for the big-five factor structure. Psychological Assessment, 4: 26-42

    GBQ: Gatehouse Bullying Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Bond, L., Wolfe, S., Tollit, M., Butler, H. and Patton, G. (2007). A comparison of the Gatehouse Bullying Scale and the peer relations questionnaire for students in secondary school. J Sch Health, 77: 75-79

    GFTA-2: Goldman-Fristoe Test of Articulation - Second Edition

    Features in:

    Goldman, R. and Fristoe, M. (2000). Goldman-Fristoe Test of Articulation. American Guidance Service, Circle Pines, MN, USA

    www.pearsonclinical.com/language/products/100000079/goldman-fristoe-test-of-articulation-2-gfta-2.html#

    GHQ: General Health Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Goldberg D. (1989). Screening for psychiatric disorder. In P. Williams, G. Wilkinson, and K. Rawnsley (Eds.), The Scope of Epidemiological Psychiatry (pp. 108-127). London: Routledge

    GMFCS: Gross Motor Function Classification System

    Features in:

    Palisano, R., Rosenbaum, P., Walter, S., Russell, D., Wood, E. and Galuppi, B. (1997). Development and reliability of a system to classify gross motor function in children with cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 39 (4): 214-23

    HA: Hanninen and Aro (1996) derived

    Features in:

    Hanninen, V. and Aro, H. (1996). Sex differences in coping and depression among young adults. Soc Sci Med, 43: 1453-1460

    HADS: Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale

    Features in:

    Zigmond, A.S. and Snaith, R.P. (1983). The Hospital Anxiety And Depression Scale. Acta Psychiatr Scand, 67: 361-70

    Handedness: Handedness Inventory

    Features in:

    Briggs, G. and Nebes, R. (1975). Patterns of hand preference in a student population. Cortex, 11: 230-238

    HBSC: Health Behaviour in School Aged Children derived

    Features in:

    www.hbsc.org/

    HI: Hallfors and Iritani (2002) - adapted

    Features in:

    Hallfors, D. and Iritani, B. (2002). Local and state school-based substance use surveys. Evaluation Review, 26(4): 418-437

    HN: HealthNuts Study derived

    Features in:

    Osborne, N.J., Koplin, J.J., Martin, P.E., Gurrin, L.C., Thiele, L., Tang, M.L., Ponsonby, A-L., Dharmage, S.C. and Allen, K.J., for HealthNuts Study Investigators. (2010). The HealthNuts population-based study of paediatric food allergy: validity, safety and acceptability. Clin Exp Allergy, 40(10): 1516-22

    www.mcri.edu.au/research/projects/healthnuts

    HopSCOTCH: Shared Care Obesity Trial in Children derived

    Features in:

    Wake, M., Lycett, K., Sabin, M.A., Gunn, J., Gibbons, K., Hutton, C., McCallum Z., York, E., Stringer, M. and Wittert, G. (2012). A shared-care model of obesity treatment for 3–10 year old children: Protocol for the HopSCOTCH randomised controlled trial. BMC Pediatrics, 12, 39. doi.org/10.1186/1471-2431-12-39 www.rch.org.au/ccch/research-projects/HopSCOTCH/

    HPS: Hostile Parenting Scale

    Features in:

    Little, K., Sanson, A. and Zubrick, S.A. (2012). Do individual differences in temperament matter fo Indigenous children? The structure and function of temperament in Footprints in Time. Family matters, 91: 7-17

    HSC: Hayling Sentence Completion test

    Features in:

    Burgess, P.W. and Shallice, T. (1997). The Hayling and Brixton Tests. Bury St Edmunds: Thames Valley Test Company

    HSQ: Home Screening Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Frankenburg, W.K. and Coons, C.E. (1986). Home Screening Questionnaire: its validity in assessing home environment. The Journal of Pediatrics, 108(4): 624-626

    I-GERQ-R: Infant Gastroesophageal Reflux Questionnaire Revised

    Features in:

    Kleinman, L., Rothman, M., Strauss, R., Orenstein, S.R., Nelson, S., Vandenplas, Y., Cucchiara, S. and Revicki, D.A. (2006). The Infant Gastroesophageal Reflux Questionnaire Revised: development and validation as an evaluative instrument. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol, 4: 588–596

    ICD-10: International Classification of Diseases - version 10

    Features in:

    World Health Organisation. (2010). International statistical classification of diseases and related health problems, 10th revision

    apps.who.int/classifications/icd10/browse/2010/en

    ICS: Interpersonal Competence Scale

    Features in:

    Cairns, R.B. and Cairns, B.D. (1984). Predicting aggressive patterns in girls and boys: A developmental study. Aggressive Behaviour, 11: 227-242

    Cairns, R.B., Leung, M.C., Gest, S.D. and Cairns, B.D. (1995). A brief method for assessing social development: structure, reliability, stability, and developmental validity of the Interpersonal Competence Scale. Behav Res Ther, 33(6): 725-36

    ILAR: International League of Associations for Rheumatology classification of juvenile idiopathic arthritis

    Features in:

    Petty, R.E., Southwood, T.R., Manners, P., Baum, J., Glass, D.N., Goldenberg, J., He, X., Maldonado-Cocco, J., Orozco-Alcala, J., Prieur, A.-M., Suarez-Almazor, M.E., Woo, P. and International League of Associations for Rheumatology. (2004). International League of Associations for Rheumatology classification of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: second revision, Edmonton, 2001. J Rheumatol, 31(2): 390–392

    IOF: Impact on Family Scales

    Features in:

    Stein, R.E. and Riessman, C.K. (1980). The development of the Impact on Family Scale: Preliminary findings. Medical care, 18(4): 465-472

    IPAQ: International Physical Activity Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Craig, C.L., Marshall, A.L., Sjöström, M., Bauman, A.E., Booth, M.L., Ainsworth, B.E., Pratt, M., Ekelund, U., Yngve, A., Sallis, J.F. and Oja, P. (2003). International physical activity questionnaire: 12-country reliability and validity. Med Sci Sports Exerc., 35(8): 1381-95

    sites.google.com/site/theipaq/

    IPMSSG: International Paediatric Multiple Sclerosis Study Group derived

    Features in:

    www.ipmssg.org

    IPPA: Inventory of Parent and Peer Attachment

    Features in:

    Armsden, G.C. and Greenberg, M.T. (1987). The Inventory of Parent and Peer Attachment: Individual differences and their relationship to psychological well-being in adolescence. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 16: 427-454

    ISA: Index of Spouse Abuse

    Features in:

    Hudson, W.W. and McIntosh, S.R. (1981). The Assessment of Spouse Abuse: Two Quantifiable Dimensions. Journal of Marriage and Family, 43(4): 873-888. doi:10.2307/351344

    ISAAC: International Study of Asthma and Allergy in Children adaptation

    Features in:

    isaac.auckland.ac.nz/

    ISAK: International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry waist measurement protocol

    Features in:

    www.isakonline.com

    ISCWeB: International Survey of Children's Well-Being Project questionnaire

    Features in:

    www.isciweb.org/

    ISS: Infant Sleep Study derived

    Features in:

    Lam, P., Hiscock, H. and Wake, M. (2003). Outcomes of infant sleep problems: A longitudinal study of sleep, behavior, and maternal well-being. Pediatrics, 111(3): 203-207

    ITSEA: Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment

    Features in:

    Carter, A.S., Briggs-Gowan, M.J., Jones, S.M. and Little, T.D. (2003). The Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (ITSEA): Factor structure, reliability, and validity. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 31(5): 495–514

    ITSP: Infant/Toddler Sensory Profile

    Features in:

    Dunn, W. (2002). The Infant/Toddler Sensory Profile manual. San Antonio, TX: The Psychological Corporation

    IYDS: International Youth Development Study derived

    Features in:

    www.rch.org.au/iyds/

    K-SEALS: Kaufman Survey of Early Academic and Language Skills

    Features in:

    Kaufman A.S. and Kaufman N.L. (1993). Kaufman Survey of Early Academic and Language Skills. American Guidance Service, Circle Pines, MN, USA

    www.pearsonclinical.com/childhood/products/100000342/kaufman-survey-of-early-academic-and-language-skills-k-seals-k-seals.html#

    KBIT-2: Kaufman Brief Intelligence Test - Second Edition

    Features in:

    Kaufman, A.S. and Kaufman, N.L. (2004). Kaufman Brief Intelligence Test - Second edition. Circle Pines, MN: AGS Publishing

    KEDS: Kids' Eating Disorder Survey (KEDS) body image silhouettes

    Features in:

    Candy C.M. and Fee V.E. (1998). Reliability and concurrent validity of the Kids’ Eating Disorders Survey (KEDS) body image silhouettes with preadolescent girls. Eat Disord, 6: 297–308

    Childress A., Jarrell M. and Brewerton T. (1993). The Kids’ Eating Disorders Survey (KEDS): Internal consistency, component analysis, and reliability. Eat Disord, 1: 123–133

    Kessler: The Kessler Psychological Distress Scale (K10/K6 version)

    Features in:

    Kessler, R.C., Andrews, G., Colpe, L.J., Hiripi, E., Mroczek, D.K., Normand, S.L., Walters, E.E. and Zaslavsky, A.M. (2002). Short screening scales to monitor population prevalences and trends in non-specific psychological distress. Psychol Med, 32(6): 959-76. doi: 10.1017/S0033291702006074

    Kessler, R.C., Barker, P.R., Colpe, L.J., Epstein, J.F., Gfroerer, J.C., Hiripi, E., Howes, M.J., Normand, S.L., Manderscheid, R.W., Walters, E.E. and Zaslavsky, A.M. (2003). Screening for serious mental illness in the general population. Arch Gen Psychiatry, 60(2): 184-9. doi: 10.1001/archpsyc.60.2.184

    Furukawa, T.A., Kessler, R.C., Slade, T. and Andrews, G. (2003). The performance of the K6 and K10 screening scales for psychological distress in the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being. Psychol Med, 33(2): 357-62. doi: 10.1017/S0033291702006700

    L4L: Language for Learning derived

    Features in:

    Wake, M., Levickis, P., Tobin, S., Zens, N., Law, J., Gold, L., Ukoumunne, O.C., Goldfeld, S., Le, H.N.D., Skeat, J. and Reilly, S. (2012). Improving outcomes of preschool language delay in the community: protocol for the Language for Learning randomised controlled trial. BMC pediatrics, 12: 96. doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-96

    LEAP: Live, Eat and Play Study derived

    Features in:

    Wake, M., Baur, L., Gerner, B., Gibbons, K., Gold, L., Gunn, J., Levickis, P., McCallum, Z., Naughton, G., Sanci, L. and Ukoumunne, O. (2009). Outcomes and costs of primary care surveillance and intervention for overweight or obese children: the LEAP 2 randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 339:b3308. doi:10.1136/bmj.b3308 McCallum, Z., Wake, M., Gerner, B., Harris, C., Gibbons, K., Gunn, J., Waters, E. and Baur, L.A. (2005). Can Australian general practitioners tackle childhood overweight/obesity? Methods and processes from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) randomized controlled trial. J Paediatr Child Health, 41(9-10): 488-94

    LEAPQ: Lodz Electronic Aggression Questionnaire (LEAPQ) scale

    Features in:

    Pyżalski J. (2012). From cyberbullying to electronic aggression: typology of the phenomenon. Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties, 17: 305-317

    LiSN-S: Listening in Spatialized Noise – Sentences test

    Features in:

    Cameron, S. and Dillion, H. (2009). Listening in Spatialized Noise – Sentences test (LiSN-S) (Version 2.201). Murten, Switzerland: Phonak Communications AG

    www.nal.gov.au/nal-products_tab_sentences-test.shtml

    LLL: Items from Lauver, Lester and Lentz (2009)

    Features in:

    Lauver, K.J., Lester, S.W. and Lentz, P.J. (2009).  Perceptions of Acceptability and Enforcement: Their Relationship with Employees’ Behavior Regarding Alcohol.  Journal of Leadership & Organizational Studies, 15 (4): 416-428

    LRI: Longitudinal Research Instrument

    Features in:

    Patterson, G. Longitudinal Research Instrument. Eugene, OR: Oregon Research Institute

    LSAC: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children derived

    Features in:

    www.growingupinaustralia.gov.au/

    LTE: List of Threatening Experiences

    Features in:

    Brugha T.S. and Cragg, D. (1990). The List of Threatening Experiences: the reliability and validity of a brief life events questionnaire. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 82: 77-81

    M-ABC: Movement Assessment Battery for Children

    Features in:

    Henderson, S.E. and Sugden, D.A. (1988). Movement Assessment Battery for Children. Sidcup, Kent: The Psychological Corporation. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Ltd.

    MAAS: Maternal Antenatal Attachment Scale

    Features in:

    Condon, J. (1993). The assessment of antenatal emotional attachment: development of a questionnaire instrument. British Journal of Medical Psychology, 66(2): 167-183

    Condon, J. and Corkindale, C. (1997). The correlates of antenatal attachment in pregnant women. British Journal of Medical Psychology, 70(4): 359-372

    MACS: Manual Ability Classification System

    Features in:

    Eliasson, A.C., Krumlinde-Sundholm, L., Rösblad, B., Beckung, E., Arner, M., Ohrvall, A.M. and Rosenbaum, P. (2006). The Manual Ability Classification System (MACS) for children with cerebral palsy: scale development and evidence of validity and reliability. Dev Med Child Neurol. 48(7): 549–54

    MACS: Melbourne Atopic Cohort Study derived

    Features in:

    Lodge, C.J., Zaloumis, S., Lowe, A.J., Gurrin, L.C., Matheson, M.C., Axelrad, C., Bennett, C.M., Hill, D.J., Hosking, C.S., Svanes, C., Abramson, M.J., Allen, K.J. and Dharmage, S.C. (2014). Early-life risk factors for childhood wheeze phenotypes in a high-risk birth cohort. J Pediatr. 164(2): 289-94.e1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.09.056

    MARCA: Multimedia Activity Recall in Children and Adults

    Features in:

    Ridley, K., Olds, T.S. and Hill, A. (2006). The Multimedia activity recall for children and adolescents (MARCA): development and evaluation. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 3: 10 doi:10.1186/1479-5868-3-10

    MBW: Multiple Breath Washout (lung function test protocol)

    Features in:

    MFAS: Maternal Fetal Attachment Scale

    Features in:

    Cranley, M.S. (1981). Development of a tool for the measurement of maternal attachment during pregnancy. Nursing Research, 30: 281-284

    MHVS: Mill Hill Vocabulary Scale

    Features in:

    Raven, J.C., Court, J.H. and Raven, J. (1998). Mill Hill Vocabulary Scale. Oxford Psychologists Press Ltd. Lambourne House

    MIBS: Mother-to-Infant Bonding Scale

    Features in:

    Taylor, A., Atkins, R., Kumar, R., Adams, D. and Glover, V. (2005). A new Mother-to-Infant Bonding Scale: links with early maternal mood. Arch Womens Ment Health, 8(1): 45-51

    MIHD: Monthly Infant Health Diary

    Features in:

    Barwon Infant Study parent completed illness/medication/health care utilisation diary

    MoBa: Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study derived

    Features in:

    Magnus, P., Irgens, L.M., Haug, K., Nystad, W., Skjærven, R., Stoltenberg, C. and The Moba Study Group. (2006). Cohort profile: The Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa). Int. J. Epidemiol. 35(5): 1146-1150. doi:10.1093/ije/dyl170

    www.fhi.no/moba-en

    MPAS: Maternal Postnatal Attachment Scale

    Features in:

    Condon, J. and Corkindale, C. (1998). The assessment of parent-to-infant attachment: Development of a self-report questionnaire instrument. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 16(1): 57-76. DOI: 10.1080/02646839808404558

    MRI/fMRI (various sequences)

    Features in:

    For further information regarding specific sequences performed, please contact the individual studies

    MSSS: Maternity Social Support Scale

    Features in:

    Webster, J., Linnane, J.W., Dibley, L.M., Hinson, J.K., Starrenburg, S.E. and Roberts, J.A. (2000). Measuring Social Support in Pregnancy: Can it be Simple and Meaningful. Birth, 27(2): 97-101

    MTF: Monitoring the Future derived

    Features in:

    www.monitoringthefuture.org/

    NAPLAN: National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy

    Features in:

    NAPLAN is administered by the VCAA: Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority:

    www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/Pages/prep10/naplan/index.aspx

    NaSSDA: National Secondary Students’ Diet and Activity (NaSSDA) survey

    Features in:

    Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Niven, P., Chapman, K., Crawford, D., Pratt, I.S., Baur, L.A., Flood, V. and Morley, B. (2012). Association between food marketing exposure and adolescents' food choices and eating behaviors, Appetite, 58(1): 1-5

    NCCLS: Northern California Childhood Leukemia Study derived

    Features in:

    Ward, M.H., Colt, J.S., Metayer, C., Gunier, R.B., Lubin, J., Crouse, V., Nishioka, M.G., Reynolds, P. and Buffler, P.A. (2009). Residential exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides and risk of childhood leukemia. Environ Health Perspect. 117: 1007–1013

    NCS: National Children's Study derived

    Features in:

    www.nichd.nih.gov/research/ncs/Pages/default.aspx

    NDCCST: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Toolbox Dimensional Change Card Sort Test

    Features in:

    This test is part of the National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery

    National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery (NIH Toolbox CB) (2013). Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 78(4), 1–172. DOI: 10.1111/mono.1203

    NEWS-A: Neighbourhood Environment Walkability Survey – Abbreviated

    Features in:

    activelivingresearch.org/neighborhood-environment-walkability-survey-news-neighborhood-environment-walkability-survey-%E2%80%93

    NFICAT: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Toolbox Flanker Inhibitory Control and Attention Test

    Features in:

    This test is part of the National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery

    National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery (NIH Toolbox CB) (2013). Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 78(4), 1–172. DOI: 10.1111/mono.1203

    NHDD: National Health Data Dictionary

    Features in:

    Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2012). National Health Data Dictionary. Version 16 Cat. no. HWI 119. Canberra: AIHW

    www.aihw.gov.au/WorkArea/DownloadAsset.aspx?id=10737422824

    NHS: National Health Survey (Australian Bureau of Statistics) derived

    Features in:

    Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2004/05 www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/4363.0.55.002Main+Features12004-05?OpenDocument Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2001 www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/0/2EAF21C0E6710A54CA257107007819F8?OpenDocument

    NIJJDP: National Institute for Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention derived

    Features in:

    Huizinga, D. and Esbensen, F-A. (1988). A description of the common measures used by the projects of the Program of Research on the Causes and Correlates of Delinquency. National Institute for Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

    NLSCY: National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth 1998-1999 derived

    Features in:

    www23.statcan.gc.ca/imdb/p2SV.pl?Function=getSurvey&SurvId=25609&InstaId=4631

    NLSWMT: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Toolbox List Sorting Working Memory Test

    Features in:

    This test is part of the National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery

    National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery (NIH Toolbox CB) (2013). Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 78(4), 1–172. DOI: 10.1111/mono.1203

    NLSY97: National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (1997) derived

    Features in:

    www.nlsinfo.org/content/cohorts/nlsy97

    NNNS: NICU Network Neurobehaviour Scale

    Features in:

    www.brown.edu/research/projects/children-at-risk/about

    NPCPST: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Toolbox Pattern Comparison Processing Speed Test

    Features in:

    This test is part of the National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery

    National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery (NIH Toolbox CB) (2013). Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 78(4), 1–172. DOI: 10.1111/mono.1203

    NPSMT: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Toolbox Picture Sequence Memory Test

    Features in:

    This test is part of the National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery

    National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery (NIH Toolbox CB) (2013). Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 78(4), 1–172. DOI: 10.1111/mono.1203

    NPVT: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Toolbox Picture Vocabulary Test

    Features in:

    Re-recorded in Australian English by the Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language (CRE-CL)

    National Institutes of Health Toolbox Cognition Battery (NIH Toolbox CB) (2013). Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 78(4), 1–172. DOI: 10.1111/mono.1203

    NSFH: National Survey of Families and Households derived

    Features in:

    Sweet, J. A., Bumpass, L. L. and Call, V. (1988). The design and content of the National Survey of Families and Households. NSFH Working Paper 1. Madison, WI: Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Sweet, J.A. and Bumpass, L.L. (2002). The National Survey of Families and Households – waves 1, 2, and 3: Data description and documentation. Madison, WI: Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Fergusson, D.M. and Horwood, L.J. (2001). The Christchurch Health and Development Study: review of findings on child and adolescent mental health. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 35: 287–296. doi: 10.1046/j.1440-1614.2001.00902.x

    www.ssc.wisc.edu/nsfh/

    NSLAH: National Survey of Lead and Allergens in Housing

    Features in:

    www.niehs.nih.gov/research/atniehs/labs/iidl/pi/enviro-cardio/studies/nslah/index.cfm

    NYHA: New York Heart Association (NYHA) Functional Classification

    Features in:

    The Criteria Committee of the New York Heart Association. (1994). Nomenclature and Criteria for Diagnosis of Diseases of the Heart and Great Vessels. (9th ed.). Boston: Little, Brown & Co. pp. 253–256

    NYS: National Youth Survey derived

    Features in:

    www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/ICPSR/series/88

    OBQ-R: Revised Olweus Bully/Victim Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Olweus D. (1996). The Revised Olweus Bully/Victim Questionnaire. Mimeo. Bergen, Norway: Research Center for Health Promotion (HEMIL Center), University of Bergen

    OFC: Oral Food Challenge (HealthNuts protocol)

    Features in:

    HealthNuts study protocol, described in: Osborne, N.J., Koplin, J.J., Martin, P.E., Gurrin, L.C., Thiele, L., Tang, M.L., Ponsonby, A.-L., Dharmage, S.C., Allen, K.J. and the HealthNuts Study Investigators. (2010). The HealthNuts population-based study of paediatric food allergy: validity, safety and acceptability. Clin Exp Allergy, 40(10): 1516-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2010.03562.x

    PAAS: Paternal Antenatal Attachment Scale

    Features in:

    Condon, J., Boyce, P. and Corkindale, C. (2004). The First-Time Fathers Study: a prospective study of the mental health and wellbeing of men during the transition to parenthood. Australian New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 38(1-2): 56-64

    Condon, J., Corkindale, C. and Boyce, P. (2008) Assessment of postnatal paternal-infant attachment: development of a questionnaire instrument, Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 26(3): 195-210

    Condon, J., Corkindale, C., Boyce, P. and Gamble, E. (2013). A longitudinal study of father-to-infant attachment: antecedents and correlates. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 31(1): 15-30

    PAQ: PPOIT Allergy Questionnaires (various versions)

    Features in:

    The PPOIT Allergy Questionnaires are a series of in-depth allergy questions developed by the PPOIT team. For further information about the questionnaires and collaboration opportunities, please contact Christine Axelrad (Christine.Axelrad@rch.org.au, +613 9345 6974

    PARCA: Parent Report of Children's Abilities

    Features in:

    Saudino K., Dale P., Oliver B., Petrill S., Richardson V., Rutter M., Simonoff E., Stevenson J. and Plomin R. (1998). The validity of parent-based assessment of the cognitive abilities of 2-year-olds. Br J Dev Psychol, 16: 349-363

    PARSIFAL: Prevention of Allergy Risk factors for Sensitization In children related to Farming and Anthroposophic Lifestyle Study derived

    Features in:

    Alfvén, T., Braun-Fahrlander, C., Brunekreef, B., von Mutius, E., Riedler, J., Scheynius, A., van Hage, M., Wickman, M., Benz, M.R., Budde, J., Michels, K.B., Schram, D., Ublagger, E., Waser, M., Pershagen, G. and PARSIFAL study group. (2006). Allergic diseases and atopic sensitisation in children related to farming and anthroposophic lifestyle - the PARSIFAL study. Allergy, 61(4): 414-21. doi:10.1111/j.1398-9995. 2005.00939.X

    PAT-S: Psychosocial Assesment Tool - Staff

    Features in:

    Kazak, A.E., Cant, C.M., Jensen, M.M., McSherry, M., Rourke, M., Hwang, W.T., Alderfer, M.A., Beele, D., Simms, S. and Lange, B.J. (2003). Identifying psychosocial risk indicative of subsequent resource use in families of newly diagnosed pediatric oncology patients. J Clin Oncol. 21(17): 3220–5

    PAT2.0: Psychosocial Assesment Tool - version 2.0

    Features in:

    Pai, A.L., Patino-Fernandez, A.M., McSherry, M., Beele, D., Alderfer, M.A., Reilly, A.T. and Kazak, A.E. (2008). The Psychosocial Assessment Tool (PAT2.0): Psychometric properties of a screener for psychosocial distress in families of children newly diagnosed with cancer. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 33(1): 50–62

    PBI-BC: Parental Bonding Instrument – Brief Current Form

    Features in:

    Klimidis, S., Minas, I.H. and Ata, A.W. (1992). The PBI-BC: A Brief Current Form of the Parental Bonding Instrument for Adolescent Research. Comp Psychiatry, 33: 374-377

    PBI: Parental Bonding Instrument

    Features in:

    Parker, G., Tupling, H. and Brown, L.B. (1979). A Parental Bonding Instrument. British Journal of Medical Psychology, 52: 1-10

    www.blackdoginstitute.org.au/public/research/researchtools.cfm

    PBM: Items from Pidd, Boeckmann and Morris (2006)

    Features in:

    Pidd, K., Boeckmann, R. and Morris, M. (2006). Adolescents in transition: The role of workplace alcohol and other drug policies as a prevention strategy. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, 13: 353-365

    PBQ: Post-partum Bonding Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Brockington, I.F., Oates, J., George, S., Turner, D., Vostanis, P., Sullivan, M., et al. (2001). A screening questionnaire for mother-infant bonding disorders. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 3: 133-140

    PBQ: Preschool Behaviour Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Behar, L. and Stringfield, S. (1974). A behavioral rating scale for the preschool child. Developmental Psychology, 10: 601-610

    www.lenorebehar.com/questionnaire.html

    PCBQ: Conflict Behaviour Questionnaire (Prinz)

    Features in:

    Short form of Prinz (1979) Conflict Behaviour Questionnaire, as described in Robin, A.L. and Foster, S.L. (1989). Negotiating parent-adolescent conflict: A behavioural-family systems approach. NY: Guilford Press

    PCHS: Peel Child Health Study derived

    Features in:

    www.peelchildhealthstudy.com.au/

    PCL-C: PTSD CheckList - Civilian Version

    Features in:

    Weathers, F., Litz, B., Huska, J. and Keane, T. (1994). PTSD Checklist-Civilian version (PCL-C for DSM-IV). Boston: National Center for PTSD – Behavioral Science Division

    Blanchard, E.B., Jones-Alexander, J., Buckley, T.C. and Forneris, C.A. (1996). Psychometric properties of the PTSD Checklist (PCL). Behaviour research and therapy. 34(8): 669-673

    www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/assessment/documents/APCLC.pdf

    PCL-S: PTSD CheckList - Specific version

    Features in:

    www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/assessment/documents/APCLS.pdf

    Weathers, F., Litz, B., Huska, J. and Keane, T. (1994). PTSD Checklist-Specific version (PCL-S for DSM-IV). Boston: National Center for PTSD – Behavioral Science Division

    Blanchard, E.B., Jones-Alexander, J., Buckley, T.C. and Forneris, C.A. (1996). Psychometric properties of the PTSD Checklist (PCL). Behaviour research and therapy. 34(8): 669-673

    PDS-C: Pubertal Development Scale – Carskadon and Acebo adaptation

    Features in:

    Carskadon, M.A. and Acebo, C. (1993). A self-administered rating scale for pubertal development. J Adolesc Health, 14(3): 190-5. doi: 10.1016/1054-139X(93)90004-9

    PDS: Pubertal Development Scale

    Features in:

    Petersen, A.C., Crockett, L., Richards, M. and Boxer, A. (1988). A self-report measure of pubertal status: Reliability, validity, and initial norms. J Youth Adolesc, 17(2): 117-33. doi: 10.1007/bf01537962

    PEACH: Parents' Evaluation of Aural/oral performance of CHildren

    Features in:

    Ching, T.Y.C. and Hill, M. (2007). The parents’ evaluation of aural/oral performance of children (PEACH) scale: normative data. J Am Acad Audiol, 18(3), 221-237

    www.nal.gov.au/outcome-measures_tab_peach.shtml

    PECI: Parent Experience of Child Illness

    Features in:

    Bonner, M.J., Hardy, K.K., Guill, A.B., McLaughlin, C., Schweitzer, H. and Carter, K. (2006). Development and Validation of the Parent Experience of Child Illness. J Pediatr Psychol. 31(3): 310-321. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsj034

    PEDS: Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status

    Features in:

    Glascoe, F.P. (1997). Parents’ evaluation of developmental status (PEDS). Nashville, Tennessee: Ellsworth & Vandermeer Press, Ltd.

    Glascoe, F.P. (1999). The Validation and Standardization of Parents’ Evaluations of Developmental Status. Diagnostique, 23: 185-203

    PedsQL: Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (all modules)

    Features in:

    www.pedsql.org/index.html

    https://eprovide.mapi-trust.org/instruments/pediatric-quality-of-life-inventory

    PEI: Personal Experiences Inventory

    Features in:

    Winters, K.C. and Henly, G.A. (1989). Personal Experiences Inventory Test and Manual. Los Angeles, CA: Western Psychological Services

    Pentz: Pentz et al. (1989) school staff survey

    Features in:

    Pentz, M.A., Brannon, B.R., Charlin, V.L., Barrett, E.J., MacKinnon, D.P. and Flay, B.R. (1989). The power of policy: the relationship of smoking policy to adolescent smoking. Am J Public Health, 79(7): 857–862

    PHQ-2: Patient Health Questionnaire-2

    Features in:

    Kroenke, K., Spitzer, R.L. and Williams, J.B.W. (2003). The Patient Health Questionnaire-2: Validity of a two-item depression screener. Med Care, 41: 1284–1292

    PM: Pain Manikin

    Features in:

    Computerised self-administered questionnaire, including body diagrams

    Jones, G.T., Watson, K.D., Silman, A.J., Symmons, D.P. and Macfarlane, G.J. (2003). Predictors of low back pain in British schoolchildren: a population-based prospective cohort study. Pediatrics, 111: 822–828

    POEM: Patient-Oriented Eczema Measure

    Features in:

    Charman, C.R., Venn, A.J. and Williams, H.C. (2004). The Patient-Oriented Eczema Measure: Development and Initial Validation of a New Tool for Measuring Atopic Eczema Severity From the Patients' Perspective. Arch Dermatol. 140: 1513-1519

    Charman, C.R., Venn, A.J., Ravenscroft, J.C. and Williams, H.C. (2013). Translating Patient-Oriented Eczema Measure (POEM) scores into clinical practice by suggesting severity strata derived using anchor-based methods. Br J Dermatol. 169(6): 1326–1332

    PPAS: Paternal Postnatal Attachment Scale

    Features in:

    Condon, J. and Corkindale, C. (1998). The assessment of parent-to-infant attachment: Development of a self-report questionnaire instrument. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 16(1): 57-76

    Condon, J., Boyce, P. and Corkindale, C. (2004). The First-Time Fathers Study: a prospective study of the mental health and wellbeing of men during the transition to parenthood. Australian New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 38(1-2): 56-64

    Condon, J., Corkindale, C. and Boyce, P. (2008) Assessment of postnatal paternal-infant attachment: development of a questionnaire instrument, Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 26(3): 195-210

    Condon, J., Corkindale, C., Boyce, P. and Gamble, E. (2013). A longitudinal study of father-to-infant attachment: antecedents and correlates. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 31(1): 15-30

    PPF: Parental Psychological Flexibility Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Burke, K. and Moore, S. (2015). Development of the parental psychological flexibility questionnaire. Child Psychiatry Hum Dev. 46(4): 548-57. doi: 10.1007/s10578-014-0495-x

    pQCT: Peripheral Quantitative Computerised Tomography

    Features in:

    Body size independent measure of cortical and trabecular bone density compartments, performed using a QCT 2000 scanner

    PROPS: Parent Report of Post-traumatic Symptoms

    Features in:

    Greenwald, R. and Rubin, A. (1999). Brief assessment of children's post-traumatic symptoms: Development and preliminary validation of parent and child scales. Research on Social Work Practice, 9(1): 61-75

    PSI: Parenting Stress Index

    Features in:

    Abidin, R.R. (1990). Parenting Stress Index (PSI). Charlottesville, VA: Pediatric Psychology Press

    Abidin, R.R. (1995). Parenting Stress Index, Third Edition: Professional Manual. Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc.

    PSQI: Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index derived

    Features in:

    Buysse, D.J., Reynolds, C.F., Monk, T.H., Berman, S.R., and Kupfer, D.J. (1989). The Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI): A new instrument for psychiatric research and practice. Psychiatry Research, 28(2): 193-213 http://www.sleep.pitt.edu/research/instruments.html

    PSS: Perceived Stress Scale

    Features in:

    www.psy.cmu.edu/~scohen/

    PTGI-SF: Posttraumatic Growth Inventory - Short Form

    Features in:

    Cann, A., Calhoun, L.G., Tedeschi, R.G., Taku, K., Vishnevsky, T., Triplett, K.N. and Danhauer, S.C. (2010). A short form of the posttraumatic growth inventory. Anxiety, Stress & Coping, 23(2): 127–37

    PWA: Pulse Wave Analysis (peripheral arterial stiffness, observational test)

    Features in:

    Please contact LSAC Child Health CheckPoint or ART Studies for further information

    PWC170: Physical Work Capacity (at 170 beats/min) VO2 max test (observational test)

    Features in:

    Please contact LSAC Child Health CheckPoint for further information

    PWV: Pulse Wave Velocity (peripheral arterial stiffness, observational test)

    Features in:

    Please contact LSAC Child Health CheckPoint or ART Studies for further information

    QRI: Quality of Relationship Inventory

    Features in:

    Pierce, G.R., Sarason, I.G. and Sarason, B.R. (1991). General and Relationship-Based Perceptions of Social Support: Are Two Constructs Better Than One? Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 61(6): 1028-1039

    RAPS: Research Assessment Package for Schools

    Features in:

    Institute for Research and Reform in Education (IRRE). (1998). Research Assessment Package for Schools (RAPS) Manual. Philadelphia: Institute for Research and Reform in Education

    RBPC: Revised Behaviour Problem Checklist

    Features in:

    Quay, H. C. (1983). A dimensional approach to behavior disorder: The Revised Behavior Problem Checklist. School Psychology Review, 12 (3), 244-249

    Quay, H. C., and Peterson, D. R. (1993). The Revised Behavior Problem Checklist: Manual. Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources

    www.psychassessments.com.au/Category.aspx?cID=316#prodDetails

    RCMAS: Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale

    Features in:

    Reynolds, C.R. and Richmond, B.O. (1997). What I think and feel: A revised measure of children’s manifest anxiety. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 23: 15-20

    RDAS: Revised Dyadic Adjustment Scale

    Features in:

    Busby, D.M., Christensen, C., Crane, D.R. and Larson, J.H. (1995). A revision of the dyadic adjustment scale for use with distressed and nondistressed couples: Construct hierarchy and multidimensional scales. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 21(3): 289-308

    Renfrew: Renfrew Bus Story Test

    Features in:

    Renfrew, C. (1997). Bus Story Test: a test of narrative speech, 4th ed. Bicester: Winslow Press

    RHCS: Raising Healthy Children Survey

    Features in:

    www.sdrg.org/rhcsummary.asp

    RHQ: Rand Corporation Health Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Eisen M., Donald C.A., Ware J.E. and Brook, R.H. (1980). Conceptualization and measurement of health for children in the health insurance study. The Rand Corporation. R-2313-HEW, Santa Monica, California

    RITQ: Revised Infant Temperament Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Carey, W.B. and McDevitt, S.D. (1978). Revision of the Infant Temperament Questionnaire. Paediatrics, 60: 735-739

    Sanson, A., Prior, M., Oberklaid, F., Garino, E. and Sewell, J. (1987). The structure of infant temperament: Factor analysis of the Revised Infant Temperament Questionnaire. Infant Behavior and Development, 10: 97-104

    RSE: Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale

    Features in:

    Rosenberg, M. (1965). Society and the Adolescent Self-Image. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press

    RSQ: Respiratory Symptom Questionnaire

    Features in:

    The RSQ was developed by the AREST CF team and includes - but is not limited to - some adapated questions from the International Study of Asthma and Allergy in Children (ISAAC). For further information, please contact Billy Skoric (billy.skoric@mcri.edu.au).

    RVIC: Retinal Vascular Imaging Centre protocol

    Features in:

    A standardised protocol for measuring retinal vascular calibre, developed by the Retinal Vascular Imaging Centre, Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne. For further information, please contact HealthNuts

    SACC: Standard Australian Classification of Countries

    Features in:

    Australian Bureau of Statistics

    Standard Australian Classification of Countries (SACC) (ABS Catalogue No. 1269.0)

    www.ausstats.abs.gov.au/ausstats/subscriber.nsf/0/9A9C459F46EF3076CA25744B0015610A/$File/12690_second%20edition.pdf www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/1269.0Main+Features12011?OpenDocument

    SAHA: Social and Health Assessment derived

    Features in:

    Weissberg, R.P., Voyce, C.K., Kasprow, W.J. and Shriver, T.P. (1991). The Social and Health Assessment. New Haven, CT: Authors

    SATI: School-Age Temperament Inventory

    Features in:

    McClowry, S.G. (1995). The development of the School-Age Temperament Inventory.Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 41: 271-285

    SBQ: Social Behaviour Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Over, R. (1992). Social behaviour questionnaire. Unpublished data. Latrobe University, Melbourne, Australia

    SBS: O’Donnell School Bonding Scale

    Features in:

    O’Donnell, H., Hawkins, J.D. and Abbott, R.D. (1995). Predicting serious delinquency and substance use among aggressive boys. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 63: 529-537

    SCAS: Spence Children's Anxiety Scale (parent and child versions)

    Features in:

    www.scaswebsite.com/

    SCL-90: Symptom Checklist-90

    Features in:

    Derogatis, L.R., Lipman, R.S. and Covi, L. (1973). SCL-90: an outpatient psychiatric rating scale--preliminary report. Psychopharmacol Bull, 9: 13–28

    SCORAD: SCORing Atopic Dermatitis

    Features in:

    www.fondation-dermatite-atopique.org/en/healthcare-professionals-space/scorad

    SCQ: Social Communication Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Rutter, M., Bailey, A. and Lord, C. (2003). The social communication questionnaire: Manual. Western Psychological Services

    SCYA: Social Competence in Young Adults

    Features in:

    Smart, D. and Sanson, A. (2003). Social competence in young adulthood, its nature and antecedents. Family Matters, 64: 4-9

    SDQ: Self-Description Questionnaire (Marsh)

    Features in:

    Marsh, H.W., Barnes, J., Cairns, L. and Tidman, M. (1984). Self-Description Questionnaire: Age and sex effects in the structure and level of self-concept for pre-adolescent children. Journal of Educational Psychology, 76: 940-956

    Marsh, H.W. (1990). A multidimensional, hierarchical self-concept: theoretical and empirical justification, Educational Psychology review, 2: 77-172

    Marsh, H.W. (1992). Self-Description Questionnaire II: A theoretical and empirical basis for the measurement of multiple dimensions of adolescent self-concept: A test manual and research monograph. Macarthur, NSW, Australia: Faculty of Education, University of Western Sydney

    SDQ: Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Goodman, R. (1997). The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire: a research note. J Child Psychol Psychiatry, 38(5): 581-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-7610.1997.tb01545.x

    Hawes, D.J. and Dadds, M.R. (2004). Australian data and psychometric properties of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire. Aust N Z J Psychiatry, 38(8): 644-51. doi: 10.1080/j.1440-1614.2004.01427.x

    www.sdqinfo.org/

    SDV-SDAS: Study derived variable based on Stages in the Development of Adolescent Smoking by Mayhew et al. (2000)

    Features in:

    Mayhew, K.P., Flay, B.R. and Mott, J.A. (2000). Stages in the development of adolescent smoking. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 59: S61-S81

    SEIFA: Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas

    Features in:

    www.abs.gov.au/websitedbs/censushome.nsf/home/seifa

    SEQ: Social Experience Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Storch, E.A., Crisp, H., Roberti, J. W., Bagner, D.M. and Masia-Warner, C. (2005). Psychometric evaluation of the Social Experience Questionnaire in adolescents: Descriptive data, reliability, and factorial validity. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 36(2): 167-176

    SFQ: School Functions Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Prior, M., Sanson, A., Smart, D. and Oberklaid, F. (2000). Pathways from Infancy to adolescence: Australian Temperament Project 1983-2000. Australian Institute for Family Studies, Melbourne, Australia

    SF™ Health Surveys (various instruments/versions)

    Features in:

    www.optum.com/optum-outcomes/what-we-do/health-surveys.html
    www.sf-36.org

    SHAHRP: School Health and Alcohol Harm Reduction Project - adapted

    Features in:

    McBride, N., Farringdon, F., Midford, R., Meuleners, L. and Phillips, M. (2003). Early unsupervised drinking - reducing the risks: The School Health and Alcohol Harm Reduction project. Drug and Alcohol Review, 22: 263-276

    Short-Form Language Measure

    Features in:

    The Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language (CRE-CL) has developed a language testing app – called the Short-Form Language Measure – composed of NPVT, CNRep and the Recalling Sentences subtest from CELF-4. The app has been produced subject to third party licences and any interest in using this app must be directed to the CRE-CL (please contact Penny Levickis). Employees must not share this app without the CRE-CL being aware of, and approving, such uses.

    SHPPS: School Health Policies and Practices Study (2000, School Policy and Environment: School Questionnaire) derived

    Features in:

    www.cdc.gov/HealthyYouth/shpps/index.htm

    SLQ: School Life Questionnaire (Australian Council for Education Research (ACER))

    Features in:

    www.acer.edu.au/slq/

    SM: Spirometer (lung function test protocol)

    Features in:

    SMFQ: Short Mood and Feelings Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Angold, A., Costello, E.J. and Messer, E.C. (1995). Development of a short questionnaire for use in epidemiological studies of depression in children and adolescents. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 5: 237-249

    SMS: Sexual Maturation Scale

    Features in:

    Dorn, L.D., Susman, E.J., Nottelmann, E.D., Inoff-Germain, G. and Chrousos, G.P. (1990). Perceptions of puberty: adolescent, parent, and health care personnel. Dev Psychol, 26: 322–329

    Morris, N. and Udry, J.R. (1980), Validation of a self-administered instrument to assess stage of adolescent development. J Youth Adolesc, 9: 271–280

    SMU: Sizing Me Up

    Features in:

    Zeller, M.H. and Modi, A.C. (2009). Development and initial validation of an obesity-specific quality-of-life measure for children: sizing me up. Obesity (Silver Spring), 17(6): 1171-1177

    SN: SchoolNuts Study derived

    Features in:

    www.mcri.edu.au/research/research-projects/schoolnuts/

    SOIS: Severity of Illness Scale

    Features in:

    Worchel, F.F. and Rae, W. (1990). Severity of illness scale. Texas A&M University. Educational Psychology Department, College Station, TX

    SPT: Skin Prick Test (HealthNuts protocol)

    Features in:

    HealthNuts study protocol, described in: Osborne, N.J., Koplin, J.J., Martin, P.E., Gurrin, L.C., Thiele, L., Tang, M.L., Ponsonby, A.-L., Dharmage, S.C., Allen, K.J. and the HealthNuts Study Investigators. (2010). The HealthNuts population-based study of paediatric food allergy: validity, safety and acceptability. Clin Exp Allergy, 40(10): 1516-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2010.03562.x

    SRED: Self-Report Early Delinquency (SRED) Instrument - short form

    Features in:

    Moffitt, T.E. and Silva, P.A. (1988). Self-reported delinquency: Results from an instrument for New Zealand. Australian and NZ J. Criminology, 21: 227-240

    SRI: Social Risk Index

    Features in:

    Roberts G., Howard K., Spittle A.J., Brown N.C., Anderson P.J. and Doyle L.W. (2008). Rates of early intervention services in very preterm children with developmental disabilities at age 2 years. Journal of paediatrics and child health, 44(5): 276-80

    SRQ: School Readiness Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Prior, M., Sanson, A., Smart, D. and Oberklaid, F. (2000). Pathways from infancy to adolescence: Australian Temperament Project 1983-2000. Melbourne, Australia: Australian Institute of Family Studies

    SRS: Social Responsiveness Scale

    Features in:

    Constantino, J. N. (2002). The Social Responsiveness Scale. Los Angeles: Western Psychological Services

    SS: Shape School

    Features in:

    Espy, K.A. (1997). The shape school: Assessing executive function in preschool children. Developmental Neuropsychology, 13(4): 495-499

    SSCP: Six-State Consortium Project (Diffusion project) derived/modified

    Features in:

    www.sdrg.org/projectdetail.asp?Status=2

    SSDP: Seattle Social Development Project (various scales) derived/modified

    Features in:

    www.ssdp-tip.org/SSDP/index.html

    SSIS: Social Skills Improvement System

    Features in:

    Gresham, F. and Elliott, S. N. (2008). Social skills improvement system (SSIS) rating scales. Bloomington, MN: Pearson Assessments

    SSP: Strange Situation Protocol

    Features in:

    Ainsworth, M., Blehar, M.C., Waters, E. and Wall, S. (1978). Patterns of attachment: A psychological study of the strange situation (Vol. xviii). Oxford, England: Lawrence Erlbaum

    See ATPG3 > Relationships for additional information

    SSQ: Social Support Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Sarason, I.G., Sarason, B.R., Shearin, E.N. and Pierce, G.R. (1987). A brief measure of social support: Practical and theoretical implications. Journal of social and personal relationships, 4(4): 497-510

    SSRS: Social Skills Rating System

    Features in:

    Gresham F.M. and Elliott, S.N. (1990). Manual for the Social Skills Rating System. Circle Pines MN: American Guidance Service

    SSS: Social Support Scale

    Features in:

    Macdonald, G. (1998). Development of a social support scale: An evaluation of psychometric properties. Research on Social Work Practice, 8: 564-576

    STAI-AD: State-Trait Anxiety Inventory for Adults

    Features in:

    Spielberger, C.D., Gorsuch, R.L., Lushene, R., Vagg, P.R. and Jacobs, G.A. (1983). Manual for the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory. Palo Alto, CA: Consulting Psychologists Press

    STROOP: Boy-Girl Stroop Task

    Features in:

    Please contact VIBeS for further information

    STSC: Short Temperament Scale for Children

    Features in:

    The STSC is an Australian Temperament Project adaptation of the Childhood Temperament Questionnaire

    Thomas, A., and Chess, S. (1977). Temperament and development. NY: Brunner/Mazel

    Sanson, A., Smart, D., Prior, M., Oberklaid, F. and Pedlow, R. (1994). The structure of temperament from three to seven years: Age, sex and sociodemographic differences. Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 40: 233-252

    STST: ATP Short Temperament Scale for Toddlers

    Features in:

    The STST is an Australian Temperament Project adaptation of the Toddler Temperament Scale

    Fullard, W., McDevitt, S.C. and Carey, W.B. (1984). Assessing temperament in one- to three-year old children. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 9: 205-216

    Sewell, J., Oberklaid, F., Prior, M., Sanson, A. and Kyrios, M. (1988). Temperament in Australian toddlers. Australian Paediatric Journal, 24: 343-345

    Prior, M., Sanson, A., Oberklaid, F. and Northam, E. (1987).  Measurement of temperament in 1 to 3 year old children. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 10: 121-132

    STTQ: Short form of the Teacher Temperament Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Keogh, B.K., Pullis, M.E. and Cadwell, J. (1982). A Short Form Of The Teacher Temperament Questionnaire. Journal Of Educational Measurement, 19(4): 323-329

    STU: Sizing Them Up

    Features in:

    Modi, A.C. and Zeller, M.H. (2008). Validation of a parent-proxy, obesity-specific quality-of-life measure: sizing them up. Obesity (Silver Spring), 16(12): 2624-2633

    Study Diary: Study Diary of Infant Crying and Fussing

    Features in:

    Barr R.G., Kramer M.S., Leduc D.G., Boisjoly C., McVey-White L. and Pless I.B. (1988). Parental diary of infant cry and fuss behavior. Arch Dis Child, 63: 380-387

    Barr R.G., Kramer M.S., Pless I.B., Boisjoly C. and Leduc D. (1989). Feeding and temperament as determinants of early infant crying/fussing behavior. Pediatrics, 84: 514-521

    Hunziker U.A. and Barr R.G. (1986). Increased carrying reduces infant crying: a randomized controlled trial. Pediatrics, 77: 641-648

    SUEIT: Swinburne University Emotional Intelligence Test

    Features in:

    Palmer, B. and Stough, C. (2001). SUEIT: Swinburne University Emotional Intelligence Test. Organisational Psychology Research Unit, Swinburne University of Technology

    TANNER: The Tanner Stages

    Features in:

    Morris, N.M. and Udry, J.R. (1980). Validation of a self-administered instrument to assess stage of adolescent development. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 9: 271-80

    Tanner, J.M. (1962). Growth at Adolescence. 2. Oxford, Blackwell Scientific Publications

    Tanner, J.M. (1978). Standards of Normal Growth. In: Tanner JM, ed. Foetus into Man: Physical growth from conception to maturity. London: Open Books London. pp 196-201

    Tanner, J.M. and Buckler, J.M.H. (1997). Revision and update of Tanner-Whitehouse clinical longitudinal charts for height and weight. European Journal of Pediatrics, 156: 248-49

    TAPQOL: TNO-AZL Preschool Children Quality of Life

    Features in:

    Fekkes, M., Theunissen, N.C., Brugman, E., Veen, S., Verrips, E.G., Koopman, H.M., Vogels, T., Wit, J.M. and Verloove-Vanhorick, S.P. (2000). Development and psychometric evaluation of the TAPQOL: a health–related quality of life instrument for 1–5 year-old children. Qual Life Res. 9(8): 961–72

    TEA-Ch: Test of Everyday Attention for Children

    Features in:

    Manly, T., Robertson, I.H., Anderson, V. and Nimmo-Smith, I. (1999). TEA-Ch: The test of everyday attention for children. Bury St Edmunds, England: Thames Valley Test Company, Ltd.

    TIHS: Tasmanian Infant Health Survey derived

    Features in:

    Dwyer, T., Ponsonby, A-L., Newman, N.M. and Gibbons, L.E. (1991) Prospective cohort study of prone sleeping position and sudden infant death syndrome. Lancet, 337: 1244–1247

    TMSRP: Tasmanian Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (Environmental Component) derived

    Features in:

    van der Mei, I.A., Blizzard, L., Ponsonby, A.-L. and Dwyer, T. (2006). Validity and reliability of adult recall of past sun exposure in a case-control study of multiple sclerosis. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 5(8): 1538-44

    Ponsonby, A.-L., van der Mei, I., Dwyer, T., Blizzard, L., Taylor, B., Kemp, A., Simmons, R. and Kilpatrick, T. (2005). Exposure to infant siblings during early life and risk of multiple sclerosis. JAMA, 293(4): 463-9

    TOL: Tower of London

    Features in:

    Anderson, P., Anderson, V. and Lajoie, G. (1995). The Tower of London Test: Validation and standardisation for pediatric populations. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 10(1): 54-65

    TTS: Toddler Temperament Scale

    Features in:

    Fullard, W., McDevitt, S.C. and Carey, W.B. (1984). Assessing temperament in one- to three-year old children. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 9: 205-216

    Sewell, J., Oberklaid, F., Prior, M., Sanson, A. and Kyrios, M. (1988). Temperament in Australian toddlers. Australian Paediatric Journal, 24: 343-345

    Prior, M., Sanson, A., Oberklaid, F. and Northam, E. (1987).  Measurement of temperament in 1 to 3 year old children. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 10: 121-132

    TVPS-3: Test of Visual Perceptual Skills - Third Edition

    Features in:

    Martin N. (2006). Test of Visual Perceptual Skills, Third Edition (TVPS-3). Academic Therapy Publications

    VBDR: Victorian Birth Defects Register

    Features in:

    Riley, M. and Halliday, J. (2008). Birth defects in Victoria 2005-2006. Melbourne: Victorian Government Department of Human Services

    VJORP: Violent Juvenile Offender Research Program

    Features in:

    FBI Records, State of Washington Criminal Justice Records

    VPDC: Victorian Perinatal Data Collection

    Features in:

    www.health.vic.gov.au/ccopmm/vpdc

    VPT: Visual Patterns Test

    Features in:

    Della Sala, S., Gray, C., Baddeley, A.D. and Wilson, L. (1997). The visual patterns test: A test of short-term visual recall. Bury St Edmunds: Thames Valley Test Company

    VQ: Valuing Questionnaire

    Features in:

    Smout, M., Davies, M., Burns, N. and Christie, A. (2014). Development of the Valuing Questionnaire (VQ). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3(3): 164–172. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2014.06.001

    W-MS: Walker-McConnell Scale of Social Competence and School Adjustment

    Features in:

    Walker, H.M., and McConnell, S.R. (1988). Walker-McConnell Scale of Social Competence and School Adjustment. Austin TX: Pro-Ed

    WASI-II: Wechsler Abbreviated Scale of Intelligence – Second Edition

    Features in:

    Wechsler, D. (2011). Wechsler Abbreviated Scale of Intelligence (2nd ed.). Bloomington, MN: Pearson

    WASI: Wechsler Abbreviated Scale of Intelligence

    Features in:

    Wechsler, D. (1999). Wechsler Abbreviated Scale of Intelligence (WASI). San Antonio, TX: The Psychological Corporation

    WHOQOL-BREF: World Health Organization Quality of Life – Brief (Australian version)

    Features in:

    Murphy, B., Herrman, H., Hawthorne, G., Pinzone, T. and Evert, H. (2000). Australian WHOQoL instruments: User’s manual and interpretation guide. Melbourne, Australia: Australian WHOQoL Field Study Centre

    WKT: Word Knowledge Test (Australian Council for Education Research (ACER))

    Features in:

    shop.acer.edu.au/acer-shop/group/BD

    WMTB-C: Working Memory Test Battery for Children

    Features in:

    Pickering, S.J. and Gathercole, S.E. (2001). Working Memory Test Battery for Children - Manual. London, UK: The Psychological Corporation

    WNV: Wechsler Nonverbal Scale of Ability

    Features in:

    Wechsler, D. and Naglieri, J. (2006). Wechsler Nonverbal Scale of Ability. San Antonio, TX: PsychCorp Edition, A Brand of Harcourt Assessment

    WRAT4: Wide Range Achievement Test 4

    Features in:

    Wilkinson, G., Robertson, G. (2006). Wide Range Achievement Test 4 (WRAT 4). Lutz, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources

    www4.parinc.com/Products/Product.aspx?ProductID=WRAT4

    YRBSS: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) High School Questionnaire

    Features in:

    www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/yrbs/

    ZDOS: Items from Zinkiewicz Davey Obst and Sheehan (2000)

    Features in:

    Zinkiewicz, L., Davey, J., Obst, P. and Sheehan, M. (2000). Employee support for alcohol reduction intervention strategies in an Australian railway. Drugs-Education Prevention and Policy, 7(1): 61-73

    ZTAS: Zuckerman Thrill and Adventure Seeking Scale

    Features in:

    Zuckerman, M., Kolin, E.A., Price, L., and Zoob, I. (1964). Development of a sensation-seeking scale. Journal of Consulting Psychology, 28(6): 477-482

    Zuckerman, M. (1994). Behavioural Expressions and Biosocial Bases of Sensation Seeking. Cambridge England: Cambridge University Press

    Zurzolo: Derived from John (Giovanni) Zurzolo’s perceptions of precautionary food labelling survey

    Features in:

    Zurzolo, G.A., Koplin, J.J., Mathai, M.L., Tang, M.K. and Allen, K.J. (2013). Perceptions of precautionary labelling among parents of children with food allergy and anaphylaxis. Med J Aust. 198(11): 621-3