Rachel Y Moon

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Back to Sleep: an educational intervention with women, infants, and children program clients
    Rachel Y Moon
    Department of General Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 113:542-7. 2004
  2. ncbi Qualitative analysis of beliefs and perceptions about sudden infant death syndrome in African-American mothers: implications for safe sleep recommendations
    Rachel Y Moon
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 157:92-97.e2. 2010
  3. pmc Decisions of black parents about infant bedding and sleep surfaces: a qualitative study
    Taiwo I Ajao
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 128:494-502. 2011
  4. ncbi Where should my baby sleep: a qualitative study of African American infant sleep location decisions
    Brandi L Joyner
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:881-9. 2010
  5. doi Pacifier use and SIDS: evidence for a consistently reduced risk
    Rachel Y Moon
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:609-14. 2012
  6. ncbi Factors influencing African American mothers' decisions about sleep position: a qualitative study
    Rosalind P Oden
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:870-2, 875-80. 2010
  7. doi Bed sharing among black infants and sudden infant death syndrome: interactions with other known risk factors
    Linda Y Fu
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:376-82. 2010
  8. doi Swaddling: will it get babies onto their backs for sleep?
    Rosalind P Oden
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:254-9. 2012
  9. doi Factors influencing infant sleep position: decisions do not differ by SES in African-American families
    David Robida
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Dis Child 97:900-5. 2012
  10. doi Reducing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome in child care and changing provider practices: lessons learned from a demonstration project
    Rachel Y Moon
    aDivision of General Pediatrics and Community Health, Diana L and Stephen A Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 122:788-98. 2008

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Publications29

  1. ncbi Back to Sleep: an educational intervention with women, infants, and children program clients
    Rachel Y Moon
    Department of General Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 113:542-7. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether a 15-minute educational intervention is effective in changing sleep position practice among black parents...
  2. ncbi Qualitative analysis of beliefs and perceptions about sudden infant death syndrome in African-American mothers: implications for safe sleep recommendations
    Rachel Y Moon
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 157:92-97.e2. 2010
    ..To investigate, by using qualitative methods, perceptions about sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) in African-American parents and how these influence decisions...
  3. pmc Decisions of black parents about infant bedding and sleep surfaces: a qualitative study
    Taiwo I Ajao
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 128:494-502. 2011
    ..The goal of this qualitative study was to examine factors influencing decisions by black parents regarding use of soft bedding and sleep surfaces for their infants...
  4. ncbi Where should my baby sleep: a qualitative study of African American infant sleep location decisions
    Brandi L Joyner
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:881-9. 2010
    ..African American infants are of higher risk for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and accidental suffocation than other infants and are up to 4 times more likely to bedshare with their parents...
  5. doi Pacifier use and SIDS: evidence for a consistently reduced risk
    Rachel Y Moon
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:609-14. 2012
    ..Pacifier use may provide an additional strategy to reduce the risk of SIDS for infants at high risk or in adverse sleep environments...
  6. ncbi Factors influencing African American mothers' decisions about sleep position: a qualitative study
    Rosalind P Oden
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:870-2, 875-80. 2010
    ..African American infants continue to be at more than twice the risk for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) than Caucasian Americans. In addition, African Americans are twice as likely to place their infants prone for sleep...
  7. doi Bed sharing among black infants and sudden infant death syndrome: interactions with other known risk factors
    Linda Y Fu
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:376-82. 2010
    ..We aimed to measure the effects of bed sharing on risk of SIDS in blacks and to determine whether the risk is modified by other characteristics of the sleep environment...
  8. doi Swaddling: will it get babies onto their backs for sleep?
    Rosalind P Oden
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:254-9. 2012
    ..The supine sleep position is recommended to reduce sudden infant death syndrome risk. Swaddling may improve adherence with supine placement...
  9. doi Factors influencing infant sleep position: decisions do not differ by SES in African-American families
    David Robida
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arch Dis Child 97:900-5. 2012
    ..To investigate factors influencing African-American parents' knowledge, attitudes and practice regarding infant sleep position and determine if these differ by socioeconomic status (SES)...
  10. doi Reducing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome in child care and changing provider practices: lessons learned from a demonstration project
    Rachel Y Moon
    aDivision of General Pediatrics and Community Health, Diana L and Stephen A Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 122:788-98. 2008
    ..The goal was to evaluate, through an American Academy of Pediatrics demonstration project, the effectiveness of a curriculum and train-the-trainer model in changing child care providers' behaviors regarding safe infant sleep practices...
  11. doi Sudden infant death syndrome: an update
    Rachel Y Moon
    Division of General Pediatrics and Community Health, Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Rev 33:314-20. 2012
    ..Pacifier use should be encouraged for SIDS risk reduction. Immunizations should be encouraged for SIDS risk reduction. The evidence for fan use or swaddling as strategies to reduce the risk of SIDS is inconclusive...
  12. ncbi Infant sleep location: associated maternal and infant characteristics with sudden infant death syndrome prevention recommendations
    Linda Y Fu
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 153:503-8. 2008
    ..To identify factors associated with infant sleep location...
  13. ncbi Sudden infant death syndrome
    Rachel Y Moon
    Academic Development, Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Rev 28:209-14. 2007
  14. ncbi Stable prevalence but changing risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome in child care settings in 2001
    Rachel Y Moon
    Division of General Pediatrics and Community Health, Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatrics 116:972-7. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the proportion of SIDS occurring in child care in 2001 and to assess risk factors for SIDS in child care...
  15. ncbi Back to sleep: can we influence child care providers?
    Rachel Y Moon
    Department of General Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 112:878-82. 2003
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  16. ncbi Nighttime child care: inadequate sudden infant death syndrome risk factor knowledge, practice, and policies
    Rachel Y Moon
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 111:795-9. 2003
    ..Recognizing that 20% of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) occurs in child care settings and that child care providers may place infants prone, it is important to determine sleep position practices in nighttime child care centers...
  17. doi Infant sleep environments depicted in magazines targeted to women of childbearing age
    Brandi L Joyner
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e416-22. 2009
    ..The goal was to evaluate pictures in magazines widely read by women of childbearing age, for adherence to American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) guidelines for safe infant sleep practices...
  18. ncbi Infant deaths and injuries associated with wearable blankets, swaddle wraps, and swaddling
    Emily McDonnell
    Pediatric Residency Program, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC
    J Pediatr 164:1152-6. 2014
    ..To assess risks involved in using wearable blankets, swaddle wraps, and swaddling...
  19. pmc Bassinet use and sudden unexpected death in infancy
    Jodi Pike
    Pediatric Residency Program, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 153:509-12. 2008
    ..To analyze risk factors in infants who die suddenly and unexpectedly in bassinets...
  20. ncbi State child care regulations regarding infant sleep environment since the Healthy Child Care America-Back to Sleep campaign
    Rachel Y Moon
    Division of General Pediatrics and Community Health, Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 118:73-83. 2006
    ..In 2003, the American Academy of Pediatrics' Healthy Child Care America program launched its own Back to Sleep campaign to promote the Back to Sleep message for those who care for young children...
  21. ncbi Physician recommendations regarding SIDS risk reduction: a national survey of pediatricians and family physicians
    Rachel Y Moon
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Diana L and Stephen A Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:791-800. 2007
    ..Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is a leading cause of death among infants. Recently, new SIDS risk factors have emerged...
  22. ncbi Determinants of infant sleep position in an urban population
    Rachel Y Moon
    Department of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:569-73. 2002
    ..Improved educational efforts for parents of African-American newborns should continue to focus on encouraging supine positioning, smoke cessation, and other safe sleep practices...
  23. ncbi Sudden infant death syndrome
    Rachel Y Moon
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Lancet 370:1578-87. 2007
    ..Continued research is needed to identify the pathophysiological basis of SIDS...
  24. doi Apparent life-threatening events: an update
    Linda Y Fu
    Division of General Pediatrics and Community Health, Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Rev 33:361-8; quiz 368-9. 2012
    ..Evidence suggests that maternal smoking may place an infant for higher risk of SIDS after an ALTE...
  25. doi Reasons for in-hospital formula supplementation of breastfed infants from low-income families
    Jennifer A F Tender
    Division of General Pediatrics at Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Hum Lact 25:11-7. 2009
    ..7; 95% CI, 1.05-21.14). Improved knowledge about breastfeeding among nursing and medical providers is important to minimize unnecessary formula supplementation for breastfed infants...
  26. ncbi An analysis of deaths in portable cribs and playpens: what can be learned?
    Allison Jackson
    Freddie Mac Foundation Child and Adolescent Protection Center, Children s National Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:261-6. 2008
    ..Programs recommending and using playpens/portable cribs as routine infant sleep surfaces must be aware of the need for additional guidance regarding use of playpens/portable cribs...
  27. ncbi Apparent life-threatening events (ALTEs) and the role of home monitors
    Linda Y Fu
    Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Rev 28:203-8. 2007
  28. ncbi The digital divide: a comparison of online consumer health information for African-American and general audiences
    Terry Kind
    Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:1333-40. 2008
    ..We sought to assess the quality of health information on internet sites with missions to serve African Americans and to compare the quality to that of sites targeting a general audience...
  29. ncbi Physician beliefs and practices regarding SIDS and SIDS risk reduction
    Rachel Y Moon
    Department of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:391-5. 2002
    ..Physicians may also be unaware of other sleep environment hazards. Further educational efforts must continue for physicians who provide care to pregnant women and children to ensure a continued decline in the incidence of SIDS...