L L LaGasse

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Violence and delinquency, early onset drug use, and psychopathology in drug-exposed youth at 11 years
    Linda L Lagasse
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:313-8. 2006
  2. pmc Demographic and psychosocial characteristics of mothers using methamphetamine during pregnancy: preliminary results of the infant development, environment, and lifestyle study (IDEAL)
    Chris Derauf
    Department of Pediatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96826, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:281-9. 2007
  3. pmc Prenatal methamphetamine exposure and childhood behavior problems at 3 and 5 years of age
    Linda L Lagasse
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University and Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Pediatrics 129:681-8. 2012
  4. pmc Prenatal drug exposure and maternal and infant feeding behaviour
    L L LaGasse
    Brown Medical School, Women and Infant s Hospital and Bradley Hospital, Providence, RI, USA University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 88:F391-9. 2003
  5. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure and childhood obesity at nine years
    Linda L Lagasse
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:188-97. 2011
  6. pmc Prenatal methamphetamine exposure and neonatal neurobehavioral outcome in the USA and New Zealand
    Linda L Lagasse
    Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:166-75. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessment of infant cry: acoustic cry analysis and parental perception
    Linda L Lagasse
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown Medical School, Infant Development Center, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 11:83-93. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking during pregnancy and newborn neurobehavior
    Karen L Law
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1318-23. 2003
  9. pmc Sleep problems in children with prenatal substance exposure: the Maternal Lifestyle study
    Kristen C Stone
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Women and Infants Hospital, 101 Dudley Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:452-6. 2010
  10. pmc Small for gestational age and higher birth weight predict childhood obesity in preterm infants
    Ronnesia B Gaskins
    Center for Study of Children at Risk, Brown Alpert Medical School, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:721-30. 2010

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Violence and delinquency, early onset drug use, and psychopathology in drug-exposed youth at 11 years
    Linda L Lagasse
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:313-8. 2006
    ..This study provides new evidence for the impact of violence as well as resilience against disruptive forms of psychopathology and behavior...
  2. pmc Demographic and psychosocial characteristics of mothers using methamphetamine during pregnancy: preliminary results of the infant development, environment, and lifestyle study (IDEAL)
    Chris Derauf
    Department of Pediatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96826, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:281-9. 2007
    ..These factors may impact the developmental outcomes of affected children...
  3. pmc Prenatal methamphetamine exposure and childhood behavior problems at 3 and 5 years of age
    Linda L Lagasse
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University and Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Pediatrics 129:681-8. 2012
    ..We evaluated behavior problems in children who were prenatally exposed to methamphetamine (MA) at ages 3 and 5 years...
  4. pmc Prenatal drug exposure and maternal and infant feeding behaviour
    L L LaGasse
    Brown Medical School, Women and Infant s Hospital and Bradley Hospital, Providence, RI, USA University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 88:F391-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate feeding difficulties and maternal behaviour during a feeding session with 1 month old infants prenatally exposed to cocaine and/or opiates...
  5. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure and childhood obesity at nine years
    Linda L Lagasse
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:188-97. 2011
    ..Prenatal exposure to cocaine may alter the neuroendocrine system and metabolic processes resulting in increased weight gain and childhood obesity...
  6. pmc Prenatal methamphetamine exposure and neonatal neurobehavioral outcome in the USA and New Zealand
    Linda L Lagasse
    Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:166-75. 2011
    ..Methamphetamine (MA) use among pregnant women is a world-wide problem, but little is known of its impact on exposed infants...
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessment of infant cry: acoustic cry analysis and parental perception
    Linda L Lagasse
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown Medical School, Infant Development Center, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 11:83-93. 2005
    ..Deviations in the signal and/or misunderstanding the message can compromise infant care, parental effectiveness, and undermine the budding relationship. (c) 2005 Wiley-Liss, Inc. MRDD Research Reviews 2005;11:83-93...
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking during pregnancy and newborn neurobehavior
    Karen L Law
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1318-23. 2003
    ..This was a prospective study of the effects of maternal smoking during pregnancy on newborn neurobehavior, including dose-response relationships using self-report and a bioassay of nicotine exposure...
  9. pmc Sleep problems in children with prenatal substance exposure: the Maternal Lifestyle study
    Kristen C Stone
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Women and Infants Hospital, 101 Dudley Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:452-6. 2010
    ..To examine the associations between sleep problems and prenatal exposure to cocaine, opiates, marijuana, alcohol, and nicotine in children aged 1 month to 12 years...
  10. pmc Small for gestational age and higher birth weight predict childhood obesity in preterm infants
    Ronnesia B Gaskins
    Center for Study of Children at Risk, Brown Alpert Medical School, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:721-30. 2010
    ..Many (41%) of these high-risk preterm 11-year-olds were obese/overweight. Multiple growth-related processes may be involved in obesity risk for preterm children, including fetal programming as indicated by the SGA effect...
  11. doi request reprint Children of addicted women
    Barry M Lester
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Addict Dis 29:259-76. 2010
    ..The author discuss this "fetal origins" approach that involves fetal programming and the neuroendocrine system and the potential implications for adolescent brain and behavioral development...
  12. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure related to cortisol stress reactivity in 11-year-old children
    Barry M Lester
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Pediatr 157:288-295.e1. 2010
    ..Determine the association between prenatal cocaine exposure and postnatal environmental adversity on salivary cortisol stress reactivity in school-aged children...
  13. pmc Infant neurobehavioral dysregulation: behavior problems in children with prenatal substance exposure
    Barry M Lester
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Women and Infants Hospital, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02905, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1355-62. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to test a developmental model of neurobehavioral dysregulation relating prenatal substance exposure to behavior problems at age 7...
  14. pmc Longitudinal study of maternal report of sleep problems in children with prenatal exposure to cocaine and other drugs
    Kristen C Stone
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Women and Infants Hospital, 101 Dudley St, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 7:196-207. 2009
    ..01). Together, these preliminary findings suggest possible neurotoxic sleep effects that persist over time. Larger studies, however, need to be conducted that better control for potential postnatal confounding factors...
  15. pmc Functional MRI and response inhibition in children exposed to cocaine in utero. Preliminary findings
    Stephen J Sheinkopf
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Dev Neurosci 31:159-66. 2009
    ..These preliminary findings suggest that prenatal cocaine may affect the development of brain systems involved in the regulation of attention and response inhibition...
  16. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy and newborn neurobehavior: effects at 10 to 27 days
    Laura R Stroud
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr 154:10-6. 2009
    ..To examine effects of maternal smoking during pregnancy on newborn neurobehavior at 10 to 27 days...
  17. pmc The effect of parenting stress on child behavior problems in high-risk children with prenatal drug exposure
    Daniel M Bagner
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Women and Infants Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 101 Dudley Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 40:73-84. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between early parenting stress and later child behavior in a high-risk sample and measure the effect of drug exposure on the relationship between parenting stress and child behavior...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of motor development in children prenatally exposed to cocaine
    Cynthia Miller-Loncar
    Brown Medical School, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 27:213-20. 2005
    ..Heavy cocaine use related to poorer motor performance as compared to no use, but there were no effects of level of cocaine use on change in motor skills...
  19. ncbi request reprint Vagal tone as a resilience factor in children with prenatal cocaine exposure
    Stephen J Sheinkopf
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown, Rhode Island, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:649-73. 2007
    ..This is consistent with theory linking reduced VT during tasks to adaptive regulation and indicates that such regulatory functioning may serve as a protective factor in prenatal CE...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine exposure: cardiorespiratory function and resilience
    Stephen J Sheinkopf
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:354-8. 2006
    ..For high-risk children, low VT was related to higher ratings of adaptive behaviors. This finding suggests that regulatory functioning, as indexed by VT, may be a protective factor in prenatal CE...
  21. ncbi request reprint Interactions between maternal characteristics and neonatal behavior in the prediction of parenting stress and perception of infant temperament
    Stephen J Sheinkopf
    Brown Medical School, Bradley Hospital, 1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway, East Providence, Rhode Island 02915, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:27-40. 2006
    ..Prenatal cocaine exposure is a marker of developmental risk. Social environmental risk factors may include maternal stress and maternal perceptions of difficult infant temperament...
  22. ncbi request reprint Attachment status in children prenatally exposed to cocaine and other substances
    Ronald Seifer
    Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02915, USA
    Child Dev 75:850-68. 2004
    ..Attachment status at 18 months was associated with child temperament and caregiver-child interaction; at 36 months, attachment was associated with child temperament, child behavior problems, and caregivers' parenting self-esteem...
  23. pmc Patterns of methamphetamine use during pregnancy: results from the Infant Development, Environment, and Lifestyle (IDEAL) Study
    Sheri Della Grotta
    Pediatrics Division, Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University and Women and Infant s Hospital, 101 Dudley Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:519-27. 2010
    ..Future research will investigate the association of these patterns with neonatal outcomes...
  24. ncbi request reprint The maternal lifestyle study: cognitive, motor, and behavioral outcomes of cocaine-exposed and opiate-exposed infants through three years of age
    Daniel S Messinger
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1677-85. 2004
    ..To evaluate the direct effects of prenatal cocaine exposure and prenatal opiate exposure on infant mental, motor, and behavioral outcomes longitudinally between 1 and 3 years old...
  25. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine and other substance use during pregnancy: preliminary estimates from the Infant Development, Environment, and Lifestyle (IDEAL) study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:293-302. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence and correlates of alcohol, tobacco, and other substance use-including methamphetamine-during pregnancy...
  26. ncbi request reprint The infant development, environment, and lifestyle study: effects of prenatal methamphetamine exposure, polydrug exposure, and poverty on intrauterine growth
    Lynne M Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90502
    Pediatrics 118:1149-56. 2006
    ..We examined the neonatal growth effects of prenatal methamphetamine exposure in the multicenter, longitudinal Infant Development, Environment and Lifestyle study...
  27. pmc Prenatal methamphetamine use and neonatal neurobehavioral outcome
    Lynne M Smith
    Los Angeles Biomedical Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center and David Geffen, School of Medicine at UCLA, Torrace, CA, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 30:20-8. 2008
    ..Methamphetamine (MA) use among pregnant women is an increasing problem in the United States. How prenatal MA exposure affects neonatal neurobehavior is unknown...

Research Grants4

  1. Prenatal Methamphetamine Exposure and Child Development in New Zealand and USA
    Linda LaGasse; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study will advance our scientific understanding of this emerging problem and enhance our ability to develop appropriate interventions for these children. ..
  2. Prenatal Methamphetamine Exposure and Child Development in New Zealand and USA
    Linda LaGasse; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed study will advance our scientific understanding of this emerging problem and enhance our ability to develop appropriate interventions for these children. ..
  3. Prenatal Methamphetamine Exposure and Child Development in New Zealand and USA
    Linda L Lagasse; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed study will advance our scientific understanding of this emerging problem and enhance our ability to develop appropriate interventions for these children. ..