M Silverstein

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Problem-solving education to prevent depression among low-income mothers of preterm infants: a randomized controlled pilot trial
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:317-24. 2011
  2. pmc The relationship between maternal depression, in-home violence and use of physical punishment: what is the role of child behaviour?
    M Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arch Dis Child 94:138-43. 2009
  3. pmc "You get what you get": unexpected findings about low-income parents' negative experiences with community resources
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Maternity Building, 4th Floor, 91 E Concord St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e1141-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal depression and violence exposure: double jeopardy for child school functioning
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e792-800. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatrician practices regarding referral to early intervention services: is an established diagnosis important?
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:105-9. 2006
  6. pmc Functional interpretations of sadness, stress and demoralization among an urban population of low-income mothers
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Maternity Building, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:245-53. 2010
  7. pmc Receipt of special education services following elementary school grade retention
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, 88 E Newton St, Vose Hall 3, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:547-53. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of a clinic-based referral system to head start: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass 02118, USA
    JAMA 292:968-71. 2004
  9. pmc Maternal depression, perceptions of children's social aptitude and reported activity restriction among former very low birthweight infants
    Michael Silverstein
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Dis Child 95:521-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Child versus adult research: the gap in high-quality study design
    Carolina Martinez-Castaldi
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 88 E Newton St, Vose 3, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 122:52-7. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Maternal Depression and Early Head Start
    Michael Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Preventing Maternal Depression in Head Start
    Michael Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Problem-solving education to prevent depression among low-income mothers of preterm infants: a randomized controlled pilot trial
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:317-24. 2011
    ..19 symptomatic episodes over the 6 months of follow-up, compared to 0.52 among PSE mothers. PSE appears feasible and may be a promising strategy to prevent depression among mothers of preterm infants...
  2. pmc The relationship between maternal depression, in-home violence and use of physical punishment: what is the role of child behaviour?
    M Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arch Dis Child 94:138-43. 2009
    ..The combined impact of maternal depression and in-home violence, and how their relationship with physical punishment varies with child behaviour are unknown...
  3. pmc "You get what you get": unexpected findings about low-income parents' negative experiences with community resources
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Maternity Building, 4th Floor, 91 E Concord St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e1141-8. 2008
    ..However, studies evaluating the effectiveness of such resources have not been accompanied by rigorous explorations of the perceptions or experiences of those who use them...
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal depression and violence exposure: double jeopardy for child school functioning
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e792-800. 2006
    ..The goal was to determine how violence exposure affects the relationship between maternal depression, cognitive ability, and child behavior...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatrician practices regarding referral to early intervention services: is an established diagnosis important?
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:105-9. 2006
    ....
  6. pmc Functional interpretations of sadness, stress and demoralization among an urban population of low-income mothers
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Maternity Building, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:245-53. 2010
    ..We sought to understand how low-income urban mothers explain feelings of sadness, stress or demoralization in the context of their life experiences...
  7. pmc Receipt of special education services following elementary school grade retention
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, 88 E Newton St, Vose Hall 3, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:547-53. 2009
    ..To estimate the proportion of children who receive an Individualized Education Program (IEP) following grade retention in elementary school...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of a clinic-based referral system to head start: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass 02118, USA
    JAMA 292:968-71. 2004
    ..Early childhood development programs such as Head Start have proven benefits for impoverished children. However, few physicians assist families with enrollment...
  9. pmc Maternal depression, perceptions of children's social aptitude and reported activity restriction among former very low birthweight infants
    Michael Silverstein
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Dis Child 95:521-5. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Child versus adult research: the gap in high-quality study design
    Carolina Martinez-Castaldi
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 88 E Newton St, Vose 3, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 122:52-7. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether there were differences in study design and purpose between published child- and adult-focused clinical research...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pediatric interventions to support reading aloud: how good is the evidence?
    Robert Needlman
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:352-63. 2004
    ..This article provides a systematic, critical review of the literature, focusing on theoretical assumptions, issues of study design and measurement, and directions for future research...
  12. pmc Potential impact of trauma on the ability to prevent depression among low-income mothers
    Michael Silverstein
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA michael
    Depress Anxiety 28:478-84. 2011
    ..Violent trauma is common in urban communities. We explored the hypothesis that past trauma could moderate the effect of a cognitive behavioral intervention designed to prevent depression among urban, low-income mothers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the social history for child health
    Chén Kenyon
    Boston Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e734-8. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Health care utilization and expenditures associated with child care attendance: a nationally representative sample
    Michael Silverstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e371-5. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the patterns of health care utilization and costs associated with attendance at different types of child care, among a nationally representative sample of preschool-aged children...
  15. doi request reprint Meeting the challenges of an aging workforce
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:269-80. 2008
    ..S. workers 55 and older. In some ways these workers will be our most skilled and productive employees but in others the most vulnerable...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ergonomics and regulatory politics: the Washington State case
    Michael Silverstein
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Washington 98105 6099, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:391-401. 2007
    ..In 2003, the ergonomics rule was repealed by a margin of 53.5-46.5 in a statewide voter initiative...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' reported practices regarding developmental screening: do guidelines work? Do they help?
    Nina Sand
    Neurodevelopmental Center, Akron Children s Hospital, Akron, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 116:174-9. 2005
    ..It is unknown, however, what proportion of pediatricians follow this recommendation and whether such a practice is associated with improved identification of children with developmental difficulties...
  18. ncbi request reprint Come one, come all, come none
    Michael Silverstein
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:317-8. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' reported practices regarding early education and Head Start referral
    Michael Silverstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1351-7. 2003
    ..Early learning programs have proven benefits for impoverished children; Head Start is the most widespread of such programs. The current involvement of pediatricians in the Head Start enrollment process is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint An English-language clinic-based literacy program is effective for a multilingual population
    Michael Silverstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E76-6. 2002
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a clinic-based pediatric literacy intervention on a multilingual population...

Research Grants4

  1. Maternal Depression and Early Head Start
    Michael Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Information and experience gained from this project will be used to design a longitudinal randomized controlled trial to study the effect of this system on both mothers' depressive symptoms and their children's developmental outcomes. ..
  2. Preventing Maternal Depression in Head Start
    Michael Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Through an innovative, accessible, and scalable community-based intervention model, we aim to improve mental health outcomes for both at risk mothers and their children. ..