Iman Sharif

Summary

Affiliation: Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Relationship between child health literacy and body mass index in overweight children
    Iman Sharif
    General Pediatrics, Thomas Jefferson University, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 79:43-8. 2010
  2. pmc Effect of visual media use on school performance: a prospective study
    Iman Sharif
    Thomas Jefferson University Medical School, Nemours A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware 19803, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:52-61. 2010
  3. pmc Accuracy of computer-generated, spanish-language medicine labels
    Iman Sharif
    Division of Social Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 125:960-5. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among English-speaking parents in a poor urban setting
    Sarah Lo
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:504-11. 2006
  5. pmc Access to multilingual medication instructions at New York City pharmacies
    Linda Weiss
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, USA
    J Urban Health 84:742-54. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Rubbing ointments and asthma morbidity in adolescents
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:1097-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Availability of Spanish prescription labels
    Iman Sharif
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:65-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among Spanish-speaking Latino parents with limited English proficiency
    Melissa Leyva
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:56-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between television, movie, and video game exposure and school performance
    Iman Sharif
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1061-70. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Inner-city availability of preservative-containing albuterol
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:615-7. 2004

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Publications23

  1. pmc Relationship between child health literacy and body mass index in overweight children
    Iman Sharif
    General Pediatrics, Thomas Jefferson University, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 79:43-8. 2010
    ..To test the relationship between child health literacy and body mass index (BMI) Z-score in overweight children...
  2. pmc Effect of visual media use on school performance: a prospective study
    Iman Sharif
    Thomas Jefferson University Medical School, Nemours A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware 19803, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:52-61. 2010
    ..To identify mechanisms for the impact of visual media use on adolescents' school performance...
  3. pmc Accuracy of computer-generated, spanish-language medicine labels
    Iman Sharif
    Division of Social Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 125:960-5. 2010
    ..We evaluated the accuracy of translated, Spanish-language medicine labels among pharmacies in a borough with a large Spanish-speaking population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among English-speaking parents in a poor urban setting
    Sarah Lo
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:504-11. 2006
    ..27; CI 1.04, 4.96), subjects without a high school degree (AOR 2.05; CI 1.04,4.05), and those who did not recall ever having been shown how to use a medicine dropper (AOR 1.79; CI 1.01,3.19). Implications for practice are discussed...
  5. pmc Access to multilingual medication instructions at New York City pharmacies
    Linda Weiss
    Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, USA
    J Urban Health 84:742-54. 2007
    ..Pharmacists should post signs and make other efforts to inform patients about the language resources available to them...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rubbing ointments and asthma morbidity in adolescents
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:1097-9. 2004
    ..To determine the relationship between the use of rubbing ointments and asthma morbidity in adolescents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Availability of Spanish prescription labels
    Iman Sharif
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:65-9. 2006
    ..Of pharmacies using a computer program, only one had a Spanish-speaking pharmacist who could check and correct the computer translations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among Spanish-speaking Latino parents with limited English proficiency
    Melissa Leyva
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:56-9. 2005
    ..Health literacy measures the degree to which individuals understand health information. It has not been studied among parents with limited English proficiency (LEP)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between television, movie, and video game exposure and school performance
    Iman Sharif
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1061-70. 2006
    ..The relationship between media exposure and school performance has not been studied extensively in adolescents...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inner-city availability of preservative-containing albuterol
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:615-7. 2004
    ..quot; Despite availability of BAC-free albuterol, pharmacies in the Bronx still carried and dispensed BAC-containing product...
  11. ncbi request reprint The use of complementary therapies in inner-city asthmatic children
    Sandra Braganza
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Asthma 40:823-7. 2003
    ..These findings have implications for the care of asthmatic children by pediatricians practicing in urban settings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Classifying asthma severity: prospective symptom diary or retrospective symptom recall?
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:537-8. 2005
    ..The prospective symptom diary identified a higher proportion of persistent asthmatics than the retrospective symptom recall...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of interactive videoconferencing to deliver asthma education to inner-city immigrants
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:118-20. 2004
    ..Interactive videoconferencing allowed asthma education to be delivered to a large immigrant population, elicited concerns from the audience and was effective in improving knowledge...
  14. ncbi request reprint Inner-city adults' knowledge about the effects of cigarette smoking on child health
    Margaret Parker
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:335-9. 2006
    ..The findings suggest a need for public health education about the effects of adult smoking on child health...
  15. doi request reprint Correlates of patient portal enrollment and activation in primary care pediatrics
    Tara Ketterer
    Nemours Biomedical Research, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:264-71. 2013
    ..To identify the demographic, practice site, and clinical predictors of patient portal enrollment and activation among a pediatric primary care population...
  16. doi request reprint Association between health literacy and child and adolescent obesity
    Roopa Chari
    Department of Pediatrics, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE, USA Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 94:61-6. 2014
    ..We tested the association between child and parental health literacy (HL) and odds of child and adolescent obesity...
  17. doi request reprint A new model to decrease time-to-appointment wait for gastroenterology evaluation
    Matthew D Di Guglielmo
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1632-8. 2013
    ..To describe the implementation and evaluation of a quality improvement intervention to increase new-patient access and decrease time-to-appointment wait for gastroenterology care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and costs associated with hospitalist comanagement of medically complex children undergoing spinal fusion surgery
    David I Rappaport
    Department of General Pediatrics, 1600 Rockland Rd, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Hosp Pediatr 3:233-41. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to assess outcomes and costs associated with hospitalist comanagement of medically complex children undergoing spinal fusion surgery for neuromuscular scoliosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Documenting asthma severity: do we get it right?
    Sandra Braganza
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Asthma 40:661-5. 2003
    ..Physician documentation of asthma severity is often used as a quality assurance measure...
  20. ncbi request reprint TV guides: exposure of hospitalized children to inappropriate programming
    Dina M DiMaggio
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:98-101. 2003
    ..To determine if the policy recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) regarding television viewing are heeded in an inpatient pediatric setting...
  21. pmc Smoking cessation counseling by pediatricians in an inner-city setting
    Iman Sharif
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:841-5. 2002
    ..To assess mothers' perceptions of pediatrician-provided smoking cessation counseling...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of clinician training in smoking cessation counseling
    Iman Sharif
    Montefiore Medical Center, 3544 Jerome Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:944-5. 2002
  23. pmc Exposure to Reach Out and Read and vocabulary outcomes in inner city preschoolers
    Iman Sharif
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:171-7. 2002
    ..26). In conclusion, we found a positive association between exposure to Reach Out and Read and better receptive vocabulary scores. We also found higher scores for Reach Out and Read-exposed children on measures of home reading activities...