E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The dynamic role of parental influences in preventing adolescent smoking initiation
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Addict Behav 38:1905-11. 2013
  2. pmc Continued importance of family factors in youth smoking behavior
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1458-66. 2012
  3. pmc The role of family influences on adolescent smoking in different racial/ethnic groups
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:264-73. 2012
  4. doi Acceptability of tobacco cessation interventions in the pediatric emergency department
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:214-6. 2008
  5. doi A smoking cessation intervention plus proactive quitline referral in the pediatric emergency department: a pilot study
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1745-51. 2008
  6. ncbi A decision rule to identify adolescent females with cervical infections
    Jennifer L Reed
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:272-80. 2007
  7. doi Are pediatric ED nurses delivering tobacco cessation advice to parents?
    Leslie Deckter
    University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 35:402-5. 2009
  8. doi Obesity screening in the pediatric emergency department
    Lisa M Vaughn
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:548-52. 2012
  9. doi Vulnerable child syndrome, parental perception of child vulnerability, and emergency department usage
    Patricia L Chambers
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:1009-13. 2011
  10. ncbi Identifying children with pneumonia in the emergency department
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:427-35. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc The dynamic role of parental influences in preventing adolescent smoking initiation
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Addict Behav 38:1905-11. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Continued importance of family factors in youth smoking behavior
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1458-66. 2012
    ..Using a longitudinal, nationally representative sample, we examined which FF protect against smoking initiation in White, Black, and Hispanic youth...
  3. pmc The role of family influences on adolescent smoking in different racial/ethnic groups
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:264-73. 2012
    ..We sought to identify and compare the association of family influences on adolescent smoking among Black, Hispanic, and White adolescents in a cross-sectional national sample...
  4. doi Acceptability of tobacco cessation interventions in the pediatric emergency department
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:214-6. 2008
    ....
  5. doi A smoking cessation intervention plus proactive quitline referral in the pediatric emergency department: a pilot study
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1745-51. 2008
    ..Our results reveal increased intentions to quit and trends toward quitting, however we experienced difficulties with participant retention. Suggestions for improvements in point prevalence and retention are given...
  6. ncbi A decision rule to identify adolescent females with cervical infections
    Jennifer L Reed
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:272-80. 2007
    ..To develop a clinical decision rule to direct empiric treatment of adolescent females with Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) or Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) (or both) cervical infections in a pediatric emergency department...
  7. doi Are pediatric ED nurses delivering tobacco cessation advice to parents?
    Leslie Deckter
    University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 35:402-5. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess pediatric RNs' levels of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors regarding provision of tobacco cessation advice to parents who smoke...
  8. doi Obesity screening in the pediatric emergency department
    Lisa M Vaughn
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:548-52. 2012
    ....
  9. doi Vulnerable child syndrome, parental perception of child vulnerability, and emergency department usage
    Patricia L Chambers
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:1009-13. 2011
    ..Vulnerable child syndrome (VCS) describes children perceived to be at risk for behavioral, developmental, or medical problems. Families with the dynamics of VCS overuse health care resources with frequent visits to doctors' offices...
  10. ncbi Identifying children with pneumonia in the emergency department
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:427-35. 2005
    ....
  11. pmc Dog bite prevention: an assessment of child knowledge
    Cinnamon A Dixon
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 160:337-341.e2. 2012
    ..To determine what children know about preventing dog bites and to identify parental desires for dog bite prevention education...
  12. ncbi Common medical terms defined by parents: are we speaking the same language?
    Michael A Gittelman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:754-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the public's definition of regularly used medical terminology...
  13. ncbi Risk factors for tobacco use by utilizers of the pediatric emergency department
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Emergency Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, OSB 4 ML7011, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 42:653-6. 2003
  14. ncbi ED environmental tobacco smoke counseling
    E Melinda Mahabee-Gittens
    Am J Emerg Med 23:916-8. 2005