B A Cromer

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate, oral contraceptives and bone mineral density in a cohort of adolescent girls
    Barbara A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:434-41. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Recent clinical issues related to the use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (Depo-Provera)
    B A Cromer
    College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 11:467-71. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Research articles published in the Journal of Adolescent Health: a two-decade comparison
    B A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1998, USA
    J Adolesc Health 27:306-13. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in adolescent and young adult women on injectable or oral contraception
    Barbara A Cromer
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Metro Health Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1998, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 15:353-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint In favor of continued use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA, Depo-Provera) in adolescents
    Barbara Cromer
    Case School of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 18:183-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Reference values for bone mineral density in 12- to 18-year-old girls categorized by weight, race, and age
    Barbara A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 34:787-92. 2004
  7. pmc Bone mineral density in adolescent females using injectable or oral contraceptives: a 24-month prospective study
    Barbara A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:2060-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Menstrual cycle and bone health in adolescents
    Barbara A Cromer
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1135:196-203. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Double-blinded randomized controlled trial of estrogen supplementation in adolescent girls who receive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception
    Barbara A Cromer
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:42-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of hormonal contraceptives on bone mineral density
    B A Cromer
    Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Children s Hospital, Columbus, USA
    Drug Saf 20:213-22. 1999

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate, oral contraceptives and bone mineral density in a cohort of adolescent girls
    Barbara A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:434-41. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Recent clinical issues related to the use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (Depo-Provera)
    B A Cromer
    College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 11:467-71. 1999
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Research articles published in the Journal of Adolescent Health: a two-decade comparison
    B A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1998, USA
    J Adolesc Health 27:306-13. 2000
    ..To examine changes in subject contents and study designs of research articles published in the Journal of Adolescent Health since its inception...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in adolescent and young adult women on injectable or oral contraception
    Barbara A Cromer
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Metro Health Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1998, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 15:353-7. 2003
    ..This report critically reviews recent original research articles that pertain to bone mineral density in young adult women utilizing injectable depot medroxyprogesterone acetate or oral contraceptives...
  5. ncbi request reprint In favor of continued use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA, Depo-Provera) in adolescents
    Barbara Cromer
    Case School of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 18:183-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Reference values for bone mineral density in 12- to 18-year-old girls categorized by weight, race, and age
    Barbara A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 34:787-92. 2004
    ..Normative bone mineral density (BMD) values for adults do not apply to the pediatric population because of dramatic and variable rates of bone mineral acquisition that take place throughout adolescence...
  7. pmc Bone mineral density in adolescent females using injectable or oral contraceptives: a 24-month prospective study
    Barbara A Cromer
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:2060-7. 2008
    ..To determine whether bone mineral density (BMD) is lower in hormonal-contraceptive users than in an untreated comparison group...
  8. doi request reprint Menstrual cycle and bone health in adolescents
    Barbara A Cromer
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1135:196-203. 2008
    ..To date, the balance of evidence suggests that the menstrual cycle may exert a significant effect on bone metabolism. Further research needs to be conducted, however, to define these hormonal relationships...
  9. ncbi request reprint Double-blinded randomized controlled trial of estrogen supplementation in adolescent girls who receive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception
    Barbara A Cromer
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:42-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this clinical trial was to evaluate the effect of estrogen supplementation on bone mineral density in adolescent girls who received depot medroxyprogesterone acetate for contraception...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of hormonal contraceptives on bone mineral density
    B A Cromer
    Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Children s Hospital, Columbus, USA
    Drug Saf 20:213-22. 1999
    ..More specifically, caution should be exercised in prescribing long term depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (e.g. > 5 years) especially in young adolescents (e.g. < 16 years old) who may not have yet reached peak bone mass...
  11. ncbi request reprint Low levels of 25-hydroxy vitamin D are associated with elevated parathyroid hormone in healthy adolescent females
    Laura Harkness
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Osteoporos Int 16:109-13. 2005
    ..Our results support the need for further research to establish optimal vitamin D status in adolescent girls...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported physical activity and bone mineral density in urban adolescent girls
    Margaret Stager
    Dept of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 19:17-22. 2006
    ..This observational study aimed to examine the prevalence of activities of daily living, as well as the impact of leisure time activities, on bone mineral density in urban adolescent girls...
  13. doi request reprint Recovery of bone mineral density in adolescents following the use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate contraceptive injections
    Zeev Harel
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Hasbro Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Contraception 81:281-91. 2010
    ..We investigated bone mineral density (BMD) changes in female adolescents during and following use of this method...
  14. ncbi request reprint Weight gain in obese and nonobese adolescent girls initiating depot medroxyprogesterone, oral contraceptive pills, or no hormonal contraceptive method
    Andrea E Bonny
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, and MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:40-5. 2006
    ..To examine weight changes in a large cohort of obese and nonobese adolescent girls initiating depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA), an oral contraceptive (OC), or no hormonal contraceptive method (control)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate: implications for weight status and bone mineral density in the adolescent female
    Andrea E Bonny
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 16:569-84. 2005
    ..Hence, potential DMPA risks need to be weighed against the risk of unintended pregnancy in an adolescent...
  16. ncbi request reprint Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate and bone mineral density in adolescents--the Black Box Warning: a Position Paper of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
    Barbara A Cromer
    Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:296-301. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint DXA-generated Z-scores and T-scores may differ substantially and significantly in young adults
    John J Carey
    Center for Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Clin Densitom 10:351-8. 2007
    ..Standardization of Z-score definition and method of calculation is indicated. DXA Z-scores should be interpreted with caution in men and women aged 20-50 yr...
  18. ncbi request reprint Bone biochemical markers in adolescent girls using either depot medroxyprogesterone acetate or an oral contraceptive
    Ellen Rome
    Children s Hospital at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 17:373-7. 2004
    ..To examine the relationship between biochemical markers of bone metabolism and hormonal contraception in adolescents...
  19. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency in adolescent females
    Laura S Harkness
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:75. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the incidence of low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels in adolescent girls and across racial groups and seasons...

Research Grants7

  1. DEPO PROVERA AND BONE MINERAL DENSITY IN ADOLESCENTS
    Barbara Cromer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The statistical analysis will estimate the effect of DMPA on bone density while taking account of constant treatment discontinuation throughout the study period. ..