Rona L Levy

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Twelve-month follow-up of cognitive behavioral therapy for children with functional abdominal pain
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:178-84. 2013
  2. pmc Functional abdominal pain in childhood: background studies and recent research trends
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pain Res Manag 17:413-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Exploring the intergenerational transmission of illness behavior: from observations to experimental intervention
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, 98105, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:174-82. 2011
  4. pmc Maintenance-tailored therapy vs. standard behavior therapy for 30-month maintenance of weight loss
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, School of Social Work, 4101 15th Avenue NE, Mailstop 354900, Seattle, WA 98105 6299, USA
    Prev Med 51:457-9. 2010
  5. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy for children with functional abdominal pain and their parents decreases pain and other symptoms
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:946-56. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioral intervention for the treatment of obesity: strategies and effectiveness data
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:2314-21. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the decision to take a child to the clinic for abdominal pain and maternal psychological distress
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work and School of Medicine and Department of Psychology, University of Washington, and Lakeside School, Seattle, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:961-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased somatic complaints and health-care utilization in children: effects of parent IBS status and parent response to gastrointestinal symptoms
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:2442-51. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Pain, disability, and symptoms among siblings of children with functional abdominal pain
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:45-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The association of gastrointestinal symptoms with weight, diet, and exercise in weight-loss program participants
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:992-6. 2005

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Twelve-month follow-up of cognitive behavioral therapy for children with functional abdominal pain
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:178-84. 2013
    ..To determine whether a brief intervention for children with functional abdominal pain and their parents' responses to their child's pain resulted in improved coping 12 months later...
  2. pmc Functional abdominal pain in childhood: background studies and recent research trends
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pain Res Manag 17:413-7. 2012
    ..The present article concludes with recommendations for clinical practice and research...
  3. doi request reprint Exploring the intergenerational transmission of illness behavior: from observations to experimental intervention
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, 98105, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:174-82. 2011
    ..Functional abdominal pain (FAP) of childhood is characterized by, among other things, pain with no known physiological cause, and family patterns of related disorders have been reported...
  4. pmc Maintenance-tailored therapy vs. standard behavior therapy for 30-month maintenance of weight loss
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, School of Social Work, 4101 15th Avenue NE, Mailstop 354900, Seattle, WA 98105 6299, USA
    Prev Med 51:457-9. 2010
    ..To assess differences in weight regain one year after an 18-month obesity treatment with standard behavior therapy (SBT) or maintenance-tailored therapy for obesity (MTT)...
  5. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy for children with functional abdominal pain and their parents decreases pain and other symptoms
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:946-56. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioral intervention for the treatment of obesity: strategies and effectiveness data
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:2314-21. 2007
    ..Gastroenterologists are encouraged to use it as a first line of treatment for most obese patients, and as a key component of therapies that involve pharmacologic and surgical components...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the decision to take a child to the clinic for abdominal pain and maternal psychological distress
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work and School of Medicine and Department of Psychology, University of Washington, and Lakeside School, Seattle, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:961-5. 2006
    ..Among adults with functional gastrointestinal disorders, psychological distress influences who consults a physician, but little is known about predictors of consultation when the patient is a child...
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased somatic complaints and health-care utilization in children: effects of parent IBS status and parent response to gastrointestinal symptoms
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:2442-51. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Pain, disability, and symptoms among siblings of children with functional abdominal pain
    Rona L Levy
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:45-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The association of gastrointestinal symptoms with weight, diet, and exercise in weight-loss program participants
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:992-6. 2005
    ..This study assessed rates of GI symptoms in a sample of obese patients in a weight-loss program and explored relationships among GI symptoms and obesity, binge eating, dieting (fat and fruit/fiber consumption), and physical activity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial aspects of the functional gastrointestinal disorders
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Gastroenterology 130:1447-58. 2006
    ..More extensive physician training is needed if these aspects of treatment are to be used effectively and widely in clinical practice...
  12. pmc Project h…ôli?dx(w)/Healthy Hearts Across Generations: development and evaluation design of a tribally based cardiovascular disease prevention intervention for American Indian families
    Karina L Walters
    Indigenous Wellness Research Institute, School of Social Work, University of Washington, 4101 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Prim Prev 33:197-207. 2012
    ..Blood chemistry, blood pressure, body mass index, food intake, and physical activity were measured at baseline and at 4- and 12-month follow-up times...
  13. ncbi request reprint Self-management for women with irritable bowel syndrome
    Margaret M Heitkemper
    Department of Behavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:585-96. 2004
    ..A randomized clinical trial was used to test the effectiveness of an 8-session multicomponent program (Comprehensive) compared to a Brief (single session) version and Usual Care for women with irritable bowel syndrome...