Laura R Stroud

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Long-term stability of maternal prenatal steroid hormones from the National Collaborative Perinatal Project: still valid after all these years
    Laura R Stroud
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, CORO West, Suite 500, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:140-50. 2007
  2. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy and neonatal behavior: a large-scale community study
    Laura R Stroud
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e842-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the effects of pubertal development on responses to a corticotropin-releasing hormone challenge: the Pittsburgh psychobiologic studies
    Laura R Stroud
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, CORO West, Suite 500, One Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:348-51. 2004
  4. pmc Stress response and the adolescent transition: performance versus peer rejection stressors
    Laura R Stroud
    Center for Behavioral Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, CoroWest, Suite 500, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:47-68. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Applying a nonlinear regression model to characterize cortisol responses to corticotropin-releasing hormone challenge
    Laura R Stroud
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, CORO West, Suite 500, One Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:264-6. 2004
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoking during pregnancy and newborn neurobehavior
    Karen L Law
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1318-23. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between sleep and cortisol responses to stress in children and adolescents: a pilot study
    Vincent F Capaldi Ii
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 3:177-92. 2005
  9. pmc Sex differences in cortisol response to corticotropin releasing hormone challenge over puberty: Pittsburgh Pediatric Neurobehavioral Studies
    Laura R Stroud
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Alpert Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:1226-38. 2011
  10. pmc Prenatal glucocorticoids and maternal smoking during pregnancy independently program adult nicotine dependence in daughters: a 40-year prospective study
    Laura R Stroud
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 75:47-55. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Long-term stability of maternal prenatal steroid hormones from the National Collaborative Perinatal Project: still valid after all these years
    Laura R Stroud
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, CORO West, Suite 500, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:140-50. 2007
    ..Stability of steroid hormones over decades suggests that stored samples from other longitudinal studies may also allow opportunities to investigate links between prenatal steroids and long-term offspring outcomes...
  2. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy and neonatal behavior: a large-scale community study
    Laura R Stroud
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e842-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the influence of prospectively measured smoking during pregnancy on aspects of neonatal behavior in a large community sample...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the effects of pubertal development on responses to a corticotropin-releasing hormone challenge: the Pittsburgh psychobiologic studies
    Laura R Stroud
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, CORO West, Suite 500, One Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:348-51. 2004
    ..Results show subtle sex differences in the influence of puberty on HPA regulation at the pituitary level, which may represent one factor underlying the emergence of girls' greater rates of depression during this time...
  4. pmc Stress response and the adolescent transition: performance versus peer rejection stressors
    Laura R Stroud
    Center for Behavioral Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, CoroWest, Suite 500, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:47-68. 2009
    ..Specificity of physiological response by stressor type highlights the importance of a multisystem approach to the psychobiology of stress and may also have implications for understanding trajectories to psychopathology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Applying a nonlinear regression model to characterize cortisol responses to corticotropin-releasing hormone challenge
    Laura R Stroud
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, CORO West, Suite 500, One Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:264-6. 2004
    ....
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between sleep and cortisol responses to stress in children and adolescents: a pilot study
    Vincent F Capaldi Ii
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 3:177-92. 2005
    ..Although preliminary, results suggest there may be important influences of sleep quality but not quantity on HPA regulation and responses to daytime stressors in children and adolescents, and further study is warranted...
  9. pmc Sex differences in cortisol response to corticotropin releasing hormone challenge over puberty: Pittsburgh Pediatric Neurobehavioral Studies
    Laura R Stroud
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Alpert Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:1226-38. 2011
    ..We investigated sex differences in HPA response to corticotropin releasing hormone (CRH) challenge over puberty in a carefully screened normative sample...
  10. pmc Prenatal glucocorticoids and maternal smoking during pregnancy independently program adult nicotine dependence in daughters: a 40-year prospective study
    Laura R Stroud
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 75:47-55. 2014
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  11. pmc Maternal history of child abuse moderates the association between daily stress and diurnal cortisol in pregnancy: a pilot study
    Margaret H Bublitz
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Stress 16:706-10. 2013
    ..Results reveal a dynamic association between daily stress and cortisol in pregnancy and suggest that patterns differ according to maternal child abuse history...
  12. ncbi request reprint Associations between repression, general maladjustment, body weight, and body shape in older males: the Normative Aging Study
    Raymond S Niaura
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Int J Behav Med 10:221-38. 2003
    ..Health behaviors including smoking did not mediate relationships between repression, maladjustment, and body shape, but might be considered in future studies as mechanisms underlying links between personality and body shape...
  13. ncbi request reprint Links between physical fitness and cardiovascular reactivity and recovery to psychological stressors: A meta-analysis
    Kathleen Forcier
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Health Psychol 25:723-39. 2006
    ..Results have important implications for elucidating mechanisms underlying effects of fitness on cardiovascular disease and suggest that fitness may be an important confound in studies of stress reactivity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in stress responses: social rejection versus achievement stress
    Laura R Stroud
    Brown University Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:318-27. 2002
    ..In particular, we predicted that women would show greater responses to social rejection stressors, whereas men would demonstrate greater responses to achievement stressors...
  15. pmc The relationship between maternal-fetal attachment and cigarette smoking over pregnancy
    Susanna R Magee
    Department of Family Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:1017-22. 2014
    ..Lower maternal-fetal attachment is associated with greater smoking in pregnancy. Future research might explore whether successful smoking cessation programs improve maternal assessments of attachment to their infants...
  16. pmc Childhood sexual abuse is associated with cortisol awakening response over pregnancy: preliminary findings
    Margaret H Bublitz
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, CORO West, Suite 314, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 37:1425-30. 2012
    ..In the present study we assessed whether maternal cortisol levels across pregnancy differed in women with CSA histories compared to women with histories of non-sexual child abuse (CA) and no abuse (NA)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in cardiovascular responses to laboratory stress: a comparison between asian and white americans
    Biing Jiun Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Florida 33124 2070, USA
    Int J Behav Med 11:181-6. 2004
    ..18, p < .10). A significant ethnicity by task interaction was observed for HR reactivity F(3,351 = 2.94, p < .05) such that Caucasians showed greater responses for the subtraction task...
  18. ncbi request reprint Smoking, stress, and negative affect: correlation, causation, and context across stages of smoking
    Jon D Kassel
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607 7137, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:270-304. 2003
    ..The authors conclude with recommendations for research initiatives that draw on more sophisticated theories and methodologies...

Research Grants15

  1. Prenatal Neuroendocrine Mediators of Young Adult Smoking
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Further, elucidating mechanisms underlying the MSDPoffspring smoking link will also represent a first step toward preventing the transmission of MSDP. ..
  2. Maternal Depression Placental HPA Regulation & Fetal-Neonatal Stress Response
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. Prenatal Smoking, Fetal Behavior, and Infant Withdrawal
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study may also help to identify infants who may be at risk for the long-term consequences of prenatal smoking, and, potentially might,lead to novel intervention and prevention efforts for pregnant smokers. ..
  4. Maternal Depression Placental HPA Regulation & Fetal-Neonatal Stress Response
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Prenatal Smoking, Fetal Behavior, and Infant Withdrawal
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed study may also help to identify infants who may be at risk for the long-term consequences of prenatal smoking, and, potentially might, lead to novel intervention and prevention efforts for pregnant smokers. ..
  6. Prenatal Smoking, Fetal Behavior, and Infant Withdrawal
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study may also help to identify infants who may be at risk for the long-term consequences of prenatal smoking, and, potentially might, lead to novel intervention and prevention efforts for pregnant smokers. ..
  7. HPA Reactivity, Puberty, & Sex Differences in Depression
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This work has implications for targeted intervention and prevention efforts to diminish sex differences in adolescent depression. It should also elucidate basic interactions between the gonadal and stress axes over puberty. ..
  8. Prenatal Smoking, Fetal Behavior, and Infant Withdrawal
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed study may also help to identify infants who may be at risk for the long-term consequences of prenatal smoking, and, potentially might, lead to novel intervention and prevention efforts for pregnant smokers. ..
  9. Prenatal Smoking, Fetal Behavior, and Infant Withdrawal
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed study may also help to identify infants who may be at risk for the long-term consequences of prenatal smoking, and, potentially might, lead to novel intervention and prevention efforts for pregnant smokers. ..
  10. Maternal Depression Placental HPA Regulation & Fetal-Neonatal Stress Response
    Laura R Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....