Ruth Rose-Jacobs

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Level of prenatal cocaine exposure and infant-caregiver attachment behavior
    Marjorie Beeghly
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 25:23-38. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Do "we just know"? Masked assessors' ability to accurately identify children with prenatal cocaine exposure
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:340-6. 2002
  3. pmc Early adolescent executive functioning, intrauterine exposures and own drug use
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, 88 East Newton Street, Boston, MA 02118, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:379-92. 2011
  4. pmc Intrauterine cocaine exposure and executive functioning in middle childhood
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 31:159-68. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Household food insecurity: associations with at-risk infant and toddler development
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, 91 East Concord St, Room 5106, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 121:65-72. 2008
  6. pmc Are food insecurity's health impacts underestimated in the U.S. population? Marginal food security also predicts adverse health outcomes in young U.S. children and mothers
    John T Cook
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    Adv Nutr 4:51-61. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Development and validity of a 2-item screen to identify families at risk for food insecurity
    Erin R Hager
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e26-32. 2010
  8. doi request reprint WIC participation and attenuation of stress-related child health risks of household food insecurity and caregiver depressive symptoms
    Maureen M Black
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:444-51. 2012
  9. pmc Are there effects of intrauterine cocaine exposure on delinquency during early adolescence? A preliminary report
    Jessie Gerteis
    Data Coordinating Center, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:393-401. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Health of children classified as underweight by CDC reference but normal by WHO standard
    Alan Meyers
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1780-7. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Level of prenatal cocaine exposure and infant-caregiver attachment behavior
    Marjorie Beeghly
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 25:23-38. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Do "we just know"? Masked assessors' ability to accurately identify children with prenatal cocaine exposure
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:340-6. 2002
    ..001). Results highlight the potential of stereotyping and negative attributions that might distort observations, both in unmasked studies of prenatal cocaine exposure and in clinical settings...
  3. pmc Early adolescent executive functioning, intrauterine exposures and own drug use
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, 88 East Newton Street, Boston, MA 02118, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:379-92. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Intrauterine cocaine exposure and executive functioning in middle childhood
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 31:159-68. 2009
    ..Results of this study indicate that heavier IUCE may be associated with mild compromise on school-aged children's ability to inhibit prepotent verbal responses...
  5. doi request reprint Household food insecurity: associations with at-risk infant and toddler development
    Ruth Rose-Jacobs
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, 91 East Concord St, Room 5106, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 121:65-72. 2008
    ..In this study, we evaluated the relationship between household food security status and developmental risk in young children, after controlling for potential confounding variables...
  6. pmc Are food insecurity's health impacts underestimated in the U.S. population? Marginal food security also predicts adverse health outcomes in young U.S. children and mothers
    John T Cook
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    Adv Nutr 4:51-61. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Development and validity of a 2-item screen to identify families at risk for food insecurity
    Erin R Hager
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e26-32. 2010
    ..To develop a brief screen to identify families at risk for food insecurity (FI) and to evaluate the sensitivity, specificity, and convergent validity of the screen...
  8. doi request reprint WIC participation and attenuation of stress-related child health risks of household food insecurity and caregiver depressive symptoms
    Maureen M Black
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:444-51. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Are there effects of intrauterine cocaine exposure on delinquency during early adolescence? A preliminary report
    Jessie Gerteis
    Data Coordinating Center, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:393-401. 2011
    ..To ascertain whether level of intrauterine cocaine exposure (IUCE) is associated with early adolescent delinquent behavior, after accounting for prenatal exposures to other psychoactive substances and relevant psychosocial factors...
  10. doi request reprint Health of children classified as underweight by CDC reference but normal by WHO standard
    Alan Meyers
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1780-7. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Longitudinal association between infant disorganized attachment and childhood posttraumatic stress symptoms
    Helen Z MacDonald
    Behavioral Sciences Division, National corrected Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, 116B 4, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:493-508. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that the quality of early dyadic relationships may be linked to differences in children's later development of posttraumatic stress symptoms following a traumatic event...
  12. doi request reprint Cumulative hardship and wellness of low-income, young children: multisite surveillance study
    Deborah A Frank
    Boston Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1115-23. 2010
    ..The goals were to generate a cumulative hardship index and to evaluate its association with the well-being of children 4 to 36 months of age without private health insurance...
  13. doi request reprint A brief indicator of household energy security: associations with food security, child health, and child development in US infants and toddlers
    John T Cook
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e867-75. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to develop a clinical indicator of household energy security and assess associations with food security, health, and developmental risk in children <36 months of age...
  14. pmc US Housing insecurity and the health of very young children
    Diana Becker Cutts
    Department of Pediatrics, Diana Becker Cutts, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1508-14. 2011
    ..We investigated the association between housing insecurity and the health of very young children...
  15. ncbi request reprint Level of prenatal cocaine exposure and 48-month IQ: importance of preschool enrichment
    Deborah A Frank
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH 3, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 27:15-28. 2005
    ..This analysis was designed to determine whether prenatal cocaine exposure is related to children's standardized cognitive test scores at age 4 years after control for relevant covariates...
  16. pmc Adolescent initiation of licit and illicit substance use: Impact of intrauterine exposures and post-natal exposure to violence
    Deborah A Frank
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 725 Massachusetts Avenue, Mezzanine SW, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:100-9. 2011
    ..Time-dependent higher levels of exposure to violence between ages of 8 and 16 were also robustly associated with initiation of any licit or illicit substance, and of marijuana, and alcohol particularly...
  17. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure and children's language functioning at 6 and 9.5 years: moderating effects of child age, birthweight, and gender
    Marjorie Beeghly
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital, Child Development Unit, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:98-115. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether prenatal cocaine exposure (PCE), or the interaction between PCE and contextual variables, is associated with children's language at age 6 and 9.5 years, adjusting for relevant covariates...
  18. pmc Suicidal ideation among urban nine and ten year olds
    Catherine C O'Leary
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:33-9. 2006
    ..Suicidal ideation may be more prevalent among preadolescents from urban, low-income backgrounds than clinicians suspect, particularly among children exposed to violence...
  19. pmc Volumetric MRI study of brain in children with intrauterine exposure to cocaine, alcohol, tobacco, and marijuana
    Michael J Rivkin
    Developmental Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Childrens Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Pavilion 154, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 121:741-50. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to use volumetric MRI to study brain volumes in 10- to 14-year-old children with and without intrauterine exposure to cocaine, alcohol, cigarettes, or marijuana...