J G Joseph

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Recruitment and retention of low-income minority women in a behavioral intervention to reduce smoking, depression, and intimate partner violence during pregnancy
    M Nabil El-Khorazaty
    Statistics and Epidemiology Unit, RTI International, 6110 Executive Blvd, Suite 902, Rockville, MD 20852 3903, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:233. 2007
  2. pmc Do pediatric hospitalizations have a unique geography?
    Mark F Guagliardo
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:2. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and perceived needs of mothers with serious mental illness
    J G Joseph
    Center for Health Services and Clinical Research of the Children s Research Institute at Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1357-9. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trials: do they provide the optimal method for research on emergency medical services for children?
    Jill G Joseph
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Services, DC 20010, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:311-4. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Inpatient childhood asthma treatment: relationship of hospital characteristics to length of stay and cost: analyses of New York State discharge data, 1995
    Zhihuan J Huang
    Center for Health Services and Clinical Research, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:67-72. 2002
  6. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke avoidance among pregnant African-American nonsmokers
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:225-34. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood racial composition and availability of asthma drugs in retail pharmacies
    Stephanie M Spernak
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, District of Columbia 20007, USA
    J Asthma 42:731-5. 2005
  8. pmc Exploring gender differences in the association between young African American mothers' reports of preschoolers' violence exposure and problem behavior
    Stephanie J Mitchell
    Center for Clinical and Community Research, Children s National Medical Center, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:576-81. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences in severity-adjusted pediatric hospitalization rates are associated with race/ethnicity
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1319-24. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusions in children: a multi-institutional analysis of practices and complications
    Anthony D Slonim
    Children s National Medical Center and the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 48:73-80. 2008

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Recruitment and retention of low-income minority women in a behavioral intervention to reduce smoking, depression, and intimate partner violence during pregnancy
    M Nabil El-Khorazaty
    Statistics and Epidemiology Unit, RTI International, 6110 Executive Blvd, Suite 902, Rockville, MD 20852 3903, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:233. 2007
    ..non-retained women and lost to follow-up vs. dropped-out women are presented. In addition, subgroups of pregnant women who are less (more) likely to be retained are identified...
  2. pmc Do pediatric hospitalizations have a unique geography?
    Mark F Guagliardo
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:2. 2004
    ..It is reasonable to question whether the geographic system so defined is appropriate for health services research for all ages, particularly for children, who have a very different system of healthcare financing and provision in the U.S...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and perceived needs of mothers with serious mental illness
    J G Joseph
    Center for Health Services and Clinical Research of the Children s Research Institute at Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1357-9. 1999
    ..The pilot data presented in this paper suggest that motherhood is common among severely mentally ill and hospitalized women and that issues relevant to mothering remain important to them...
  4. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trials: do they provide the optimal method for research on emergency medical services for children?
    Jill G Joseph
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Services, DC 20010, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:311-4. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Inpatient childhood asthma treatment: relationship of hospital characteristics to length of stay and cost: analyses of New York State discharge data, 1995
    Zhihuan J Huang
    Center for Health Services and Clinical Research, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:67-72. 2002
    ..There is increasing pressure to optimize asthma treatment efficiency. It is possible that hospital characteristics influence such efficiency...
  6. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke avoidance among pregnant African-American nonsmokers
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:225-34. 2009
    ..Limited previous research has focused on identifying correlates of ETS avoidance. This study sought to identify proximal and more distal correlates of ETS avoidance early in pregnancy among African-American women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood racial composition and availability of asthma drugs in retail pharmacies
    Stephanie M Spernak
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, District of Columbia 20007, USA
    J Asthma 42:731-5. 2005
    ..Low demand was the most frequent reason cited by pharmacists regarding why asthma drugs or equipment were not in stock...
  8. pmc Exploring gender differences in the association between young African American mothers' reports of preschoolers' violence exposure and problem behavior
    Stephanie J Mitchell
    Center for Clinical and Community Research, Children s National Medical Center, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:576-81. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the importance of further developmental research to differentiate the effects of violence exposure as children grow older...
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences in severity-adjusted pediatric hospitalization rates are associated with race/ethnicity
    James M Chamberlain
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1319-24. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that severity-adjusted emergency department pediatric admission rates are associated with race/ethnicity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusions in children: a multi-institutional analysis of practices and complications
    Anthony D Slonim
    Children s National Medical Center and the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 48:73-80. 2008
    ..An epidemiologic approach that investigates blood transfusions in hospitalized children may help improve our understanding of transfused blood products in this vulnerable population...
  11. pmc Violence exposure and the association between young African American mothers' discipline and child problem behavior
    Stephanie J Mitchell
    Center for Clinical and Community Research, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:157-63. 2009
    ..This study examines how the effect of young African American mothers' discipline on their preschool-age children's externalizing and internalizing behavior varies by mother and child violence exposure...
  12. pmc How does violence exposure affect the psychological health and parenting of young African-American mothers?
    Stephanie J Mitchell
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:526-33. 2010
    ..These findings highlight the range of violence young African-American mothers are exposed to and how these experiences affect their mental health, particularly depressive symptoms, and thus disciplinary practices...
  13. ncbi request reprint Spatial accessibility of primary care pediatric services in an urban environment: association with asthma management and outcome
    Stephen J Teach
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S78-85. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Indoor environmental exposures among children with asthma seen in an urban emergency department
    Stephen J Teach
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Research Institute, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S152-8. 2006
    ..Understanding the prevalence of indoor home exposures within such a population may be important for any emergency department (ED) program that seeks to improve the quality of its asthma care and patient education...
  15. ncbi request reprint Improved asthma outcomes in a high-morbidity pediatric population: results of an emergency department-based randomized clinical trial
    Stephen J Teach
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Center for Health Services and Community Research, Children s Research Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:535-41. 2006
    ..To determine if an emergency department-based asthma follow-up clinic could improve outcomes within a high-morbidity pediatric population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hospital-reported medical errors in children
    Anthony D Slonim
    Center for Health Services and Clinical Research, Children s Research Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 111:617-21. 2003
    ..Medical errors are an important problem for hospitalized adult inpatients. However, medical errors in children remain comparatively understudied, and published research has been relatively limited...
  17. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric appendicitis rupture rate
    Mark F Guagliardo
    George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1218-27. 2003
    ..Because rupture is primarily due to delayed diagnosis, differences would suggest disparities in timely access to quality emergency care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Reducing errors and promoting safety in pediatric emergency care
    James M Chamberlain
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:55-63. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Physician accessibility: an urban case study of pediatric providers
    Mark F Guagliardo
    Department of Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, USA
    Health Place 10:273-83. 2004
    ..We find racial and socioeconomic disparities in our case city, Washington, DC, despite a citywide overabundance of primary care providers for children...
  20. pmc Maternal distress explains the relationship of young African American mothers' violence exposure with their preschoolers' behavior
    Stephanie J Mitchell
    Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:580-603. 2011
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  21. pmc Nonabusive physical punishment and child behavior among African-American children: a systematic review
    Ivor Braden Horn
    Children Health Center at Good Hope Road, Children s National Medical Center, 2501 Good Hope Road, SE, Washington, DC 20020, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:1162-8. 2004
    ..This systematic review of the literature examined the impact of exposure to nonabusive physical punishment on the behavior of African-American children...
  22. pmc The use of AAP-recommended disciplinary practice guidelines among African American caregivers of children in Head Start programs
    Ivor B Horn
    Department of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, 2501 Good Hope Rd SE, Washington, DC 20020, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:324-30. 2006
    ..This study describes factors associated with the use of AAP-recommended disciplinary practices among lower-income African American caregivers of children in Head Start...
  23. pmc Pediatric patient safety events during hospitalization: approaches to accounting for institution-level effects
    Anthony D Slonim
    Center for Clinical Effectiveness, The George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Suite 3 100, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2275-93; discussion 2294-323. 2007
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  24. pmc Reducing psychosocial and behavioral pregnancy risk factors: results of a randomized clinical trial among high-risk pregnant african american women
    Jill G Joseph
    Children s Research Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1053-61. 2009
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  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical trials in pediatric traumatic brain injury: unique challenges and potential responses
    Joanne E Natale
    Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA, and Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Dev Neurosci 28:276-90. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Pilot study to determine the hemodynamic safety and feasibility of magnesium sulfate infusion in children with severe traumatic brain injury
    Joanne E Natale
    Research Center for Genetic Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:1-9. 2007
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  27. pmc An intervention to improve postpartum outcomes in African-American mothers: a randomized controlled trial
    Ayman A E El-Mohandes
    George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:611-20. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of an integrated multiple risk intervention, delivered mainly during pregnancy, in reducing such risks (cigarette smoking, environmental tobacco smoke exposure, depression, and intimate partner violence) postpartum...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pediatric traumatic brain injury: do racial/ethnic disparities exist in brain injury severity, mortality, or medical disposition?
    Ivory Howard
    Center for Neuroscience Research, Children s National Medical Center, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S5-51-6. 2005
    ..Little is known regarding pediatric racial/ethnic disparities. We sought to determine if racial/ethnic disparities exist in the severity, mortality, or medical disposition of pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI)...

Research Grants8

  1. COOPERATIVE PERINATAL STUDIES AND INTERVENTIONS
    Jill Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Improving Minority Child Health in Washington, D.C
    Jill Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Each of these would be addressed through rigorous research in collaboration with other participating institutions, NICHD, and RTI. ..
  3. Violence Exposure and Teen Mothers: A Multiethnic Study
    Jill Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Planning Grant: Washington Center Clinical Translational
    Jill Joseph; Fiscal Year: 2006
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