Lynn Singer

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc One-year outcomes of prenatal exposure to MDMA and other recreational drugs
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Pediatrics 130:407-13. 2012
  2. pmc Neurobehavioral outcomes of infants exposed to MDMA (Ecstasy) and other recreational drugs during pregnancy
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 34:303-10. 2012
  3. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure: drug and environmental effects at 9 years
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 153:105-11. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive outcomes of preschool children with prenatal cocaine exposure
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of General Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    JAMA 291:2448-56. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Parenting very low birth weight children at school age: maternal stress and coping
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Pediatr 151:463-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Longitudinal predictors of maternal stress and coping after very low-birth-weight birth
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of General Medical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, 11400 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:518-24. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Autonomic alterations in cocaine-exposed infants
    Sudhir Ken Mehta
    Fairview Hospital and MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44111 5656, USA
    Am Heart J 144:1109-15. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and motor outcomes of cocaine-exposed infants
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Triangle Bldg, 11400 Euclid Ave, Suite 250 A, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    JAMA 287:1952-60. 2002
  9. pmc Cocaine, anemia, and neurodevelopmental outcomes in children: a longitudinal study
    Suchitra Nelson
    Department of Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4905, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:1-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine/polydrug exposure and infant performance on an executive functioning task
    Julia S Noland
    Department of Pediatrics and General Medical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:499-517. 2003

Research Grants

  1. COCAINE EXPOSED INFANTS AND THEIR MOTHERS
    Lynn Singer; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. Developmental Outcomes of Prenatal Exposure to MDMA ('E*
    Lynn Singer; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Cocaine Exposed Children at School Age
    Lynn Singer; Fiscal Year: 2006

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Publications39

  1. pmc One-year outcomes of prenatal exposure to MDMA and other recreational drugs
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Pediatrics 130:407-13. 2012
    ..Preclinical studies found prenatal exposure related to long-term learning and memory impairments. There are no studies of sequelae of prenatal MDMA exposure in humans, despite potential harmful effects to the fetus...
  2. pmc Neurobehavioral outcomes of infants exposed to MDMA (Ecstasy) and other recreational drugs during pregnancy
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 34:303-10. 2012
    ..These findings suggest risk to the developing infant related to MDMA exposure and warrant continued follow-up to determine whether early motor delays persist or resolve...
  3. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure: drug and environmental effects at 9 years
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 153:105-11. 2008
    ..To assess school-age cognitive and achievement outcomes in children with prenatal cocaine exposure, controlling for confounding drug and environmental factors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive outcomes of preschool children with prenatal cocaine exposure
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of General Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    JAMA 291:2448-56. 2004
    ..Because of methodological limitations, the results of the few prospective studies assessing long-term cognitive effects of prenatal cocaine exposure are inconsistent...
  5. ncbi request reprint Parenting very low birth weight children at school age: maternal stress and coping
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Pediatr 151:463-9. 2007
    ..To compare severity and determinants of stress and coping in mothers of 8-year-old very low birth weight (VLBW) and term children varying in medical and developmental risk...
  6. doi request reprint Longitudinal predictors of maternal stress and coping after very low-birth-weight birth
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of General Medical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, 11400 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:518-24. 2010
    ..To determine longitudinal outcomes and contributors to parental stress and coping in mothers of very low-birth-weight (VLBW) children...
  7. ncbi request reprint Autonomic alterations in cocaine-exposed infants
    Sudhir Ken Mehta
    Fairview Hospital and MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44111 5656, USA
    Am Heart J 144:1109-15. 2002
    ..It is unknown whether these alterations are transient (acute effect) or persist in older infants and possibly reflect a teratogenic effect of cocaine...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and motor outcomes of cocaine-exposed infants
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Triangle Bldg, 11400 Euclid Ave, Suite 250 A, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    JAMA 287:1952-60. 2002
    ..Few longitudinal studies have examined cocaine-exposed infants, however, and findings are contradictory because of methodologic limitations...
  9. pmc Cocaine, anemia, and neurodevelopmental outcomes in children: a longitudinal study
    Suchitra Nelson
    Department of Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4905, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:1-9. 2004
    ..These findings indicate the need for greater pediatric surveillance of IDA and lead in cocaine-exposed infants, in order to reduce long-term neuropsychological deficits...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine/polydrug exposure and infant performance on an executive functioning task
    Julia S Noland
    Department of Pediatrics and General Medical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:499-517. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of infant risk status and maternal psychological distress on maternal-infant interactions during the first year of life
    Lynn T Singer
    Departments of Pediatrics and General Medical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:233-41. 2003
    ..Because maternal distress is more prevalent in mothers of VLBW infants postpartum, intervention efforts should focus on assessment of maternal distress and the challenges posed by the interactive behaviors of VLBW infants...
  12. pmc Prenatal tobacco, marijuana, stimulant, and opiate exposure: outcomes and practice implications
    Sonia Minnes
    Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 6:57-70. 2011
    ..We review treatment options for pregnant, substance-dependent women and therapeutic interventions for exposed children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Four-year language outcomes of children exposed to cocaine in utero
    Barbara A Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 26:617-27. 2004
    ..These findings support a cocaine-specific effect on language skills in early childhood that may be modified with an enriched environment...
  14. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal case study of a child with mosaic trisomy 22: language, cognitive, behavioral, physical, and dental outcomes
    Barbara Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 6038, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:2070-4. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of childhood abuse and neglect on substance abuse and psychological distress in adulthood
    Meeyoung Min
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 7164, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:833-44. 2007
    ..Findings indicate the need for supportive educational strategies and interventions to teach coping skills in preventing substance abuse and longer-term psychological distress in children exposed to trauma...
  16. ncbi request reprint Developmental sequelae in preterm infants having a diagnosis of bronchopulmonary dysplasia: analysis using a severity-based classification system
    Elizabeth J Short
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1082-7. 2007
    ..To investigate the relationship between the severity-based definition of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), choice of treatment, and neurocognitive outcomes at age 3 and 8 years...
  17. pmc The association of prenatal cocaine use and childhood trauma with psychological symptoms over 6 years
    Sonia Minnes
    Department of General Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 11:181-92. 2008
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  18. pmc Cognitive development and low-level lead exposure in poly-drug exposed children
    Meeyoung O Min
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cleveland, OH 44106 7164, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 31:225-31. 2009
    ....
  19. pmc The effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on problem behavior in children 4-10 years
    Sonia Minnes
    Case Western Reserve University, The Mandel School of Applied Social Science, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 32:443-51. 2010
    ..Children prenatally exposed to cocaine may be at increased risk for behavioral problems due to disruptions of monaminergically regulated arousal systems and/or environmental conditions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine and tobacco effects on children's language trajectories
    Barbara A Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e78-85. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the effects of prenatal cocaine and polydrug exposure on language development of preschool children using a prospective longitudinal model, controlling for confounders...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of cocaine/polydrug exposure and maternal psychological distress on infant birth outcomes
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:127-35. 2002
    ..In addition, maternal distress symptoms, which may be reflective of maternal mental health disorders or responses to stress, added significantly to the risk for poorer fetal growth...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and academic consequences of bronchopulmonary dysplasia and very low birth weight: 8-year-old outcomes
    Elizabeth J Short
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e359. 2003
    ..To examine the effects of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) and very low birth weight (VLBW) on the cognitive and academic achievement of a large sample of 8-year-old children...
  23. pmc Mental health outcomes of cocaine-exposed children at 6 years of age
    Teresa J Linares
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:85-97. 2006
    ..To assess 6-year-old cocaine- and noncocaine-exposed children's mental health outcomes controlling for potential confounders...
  24. pmc Executive functioning in preschool-age children prenatally exposed to alcohol, cocaine, and marijuana
    Julia S Noland
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:647-56. 2003
    ..However, large, adequately controlled, prospective studies of alcohol and marijuana effects on EF have reported conflicting findings, and there have been no such studies of cocaine exposure...
  25. pmc Effects of prenatal cocaine/polydrug use on maternal-infant feeding interactions during the first year of life
    Sonia Minnes
    Department of General Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 26:194-200. 2005
    ..Maternal cocaine use during pregnancy and other pre- and postnatal factors adversely affect maternal-infant interactions during the first year of life...
  26. ncbi request reprint Fatty Acid ethyl esters: quantitative biomarkers for maternal alcohol consumption
    Cynthia F Bearer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 146:824-30. 2005
    ..To develop a laboratory marker to identify newborns exposed to alcohol...
  27. pmc Dysmorphic and anthropometric outcomes in 6-year-old prenatally cocaine-exposed children
    Sonia Minnes
    Department of General Medical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, 11400 Euclid Avenue, The Triangle, Suite 250, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 28:28-38. 2006
    ..These finding indicate that prenatal cocaine exposure has a negative effect on specific growth outcomes including standardized height and weight for height, but not a systematic pattern of structural abnormalities...
  28. pmc Psychometric properties of the Dominic interactive assessment: a computerized self-report for children
    Teresa J Linares Scott
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Assessment 13:16-26. 2006
    ..Overall, low correlations were obtained, which are comparable to other studies that evaluate agreement between child and parent report of behaviors...
  29. pmc The effects of prenatal cocaine on language development at 10 years of age
    Barbara A Lewis
    Department of Communication Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:17-24. 2011
    ..To examine the long term effects of prenatal cocaine exposure (PCE) on the language development of 10-year-old children utilizing a prospective design, controlling for confounding drug and environmental factors...
  30. ncbi request reprint Speech and language outcomes of children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Barbara A Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Behavioral Pediatrics and Psychology 6038, Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Commun Disord 35:393-406. 2002
    ..2) As a result of this activity the reader will be able to discuss how children with VLBW with BPD differ from children with VLBW without BPD in their developmental outcomes...
  31. pmc Factor structure of coping: two studies of mothers with high levels of life stress
    Sheri P Eisengart
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Psychol Assess 18:278-88. 2006
    ..CFA results revealed a moderately good fit, confirming the factor structure in a 2nd, independent sample of mothers with high levels of life stress...
  32. pmc Psychosocial and behavioral factors related to the post-partum placements of infants born to cocaine-using women
    Sonia Minnes
    Department of General Medical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 32:353-66. 2008
    ..A second objective was to evaluate the relative contribution of psychosocial factors to infant placement...
  33. pmc Prospective patterns and correlates of quality of life among women in substance abuse treatment
    Elizabeth M Tracy
    Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 7164, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 124:242-9. 2012
    ..To date however, QOL remains an under investigated area in the addictions field, especially in the United States...
  34. ncbi request reprint Diastolic alterations in infants exposed to intrauterine cocaine: a follow-up study by color kinesis
    Sudhir Ken Mehta
    Fairview Hospital and MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44111, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:1361-6. 2002
    ..It is unknown whether these abnormalities are transient because of short-term effects or persist in older infants, possibly reflecting a teratogenic effect of cocaine...
  35. pmc Fatty acid ethyl esters in meconium are associated with poorer neurodevelopmental outcomes to two years of age
    Jennifer Peterson
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 152:788-92. 2008
    ..To determine the relationship between fatty acid ethyl esters (FAEE) in meconium and neurodevelopment in infants exposed to alcohol in utero at 6.5 months, 1 year, and 2 years of age...
  36. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial profiles of older adolescent MDMA users
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:245-52. 2004
    ..Using a case-control design, patterns of drug use, psychological symptoms, and behavioral characteristics associated with 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA ) use were surveyed in a sample of older adolescents (median age 20)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Children prenatally exposed to cocaine: developmental outcomes and environmental risks at seven years of age
    Robert E Arendt
    The Buckeye Ranch, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:83-90. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Prenatal drug exposure and selective attention in preschoolers
    Julia S Noland
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Psychology and Human Development, Peabody College 512, 230 Appleton Place, Nashville, TN 37203 5701, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 27:429-38. 2005
    ..Substance exposure effects were independent of maternal postpartum psychological distress, birth mother cognitive functioning, current caregiver functioning, other substance exposures and child concurrent verbal IQ...
  39. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of prenatal drug exposure
    Diana L Dow-Edwards
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 28:386-402. 2006

Research Grants35

  1. COCAINE EXPOSED INFANTS AND THEIR MOTHERS
    Lynn Singer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  2. Developmental Outcomes of Prenatal Exposure to MDMA ('E*
    Lynn Singer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  3. Cocaine Exposed Children at School Age
    Lynn Singer; Fiscal Year: 2006
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