Megan B Ratcliff

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Prospective changes in body image dissatisfaction among adolescent bariatric patients: the importance of body size estimation
    Megan B Ratcliff
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:470-5. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The relationship between adolescent renal transplant recipients' perceived adversity, coping, and medical adherence
    Megan Benoit Ratcliff
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital and Medical Center, MLC 3015, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 17:116-24. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Changes in depressive symptoms among adolescent bariatric candidates from preoperative psychological evaluation to immediately before surgery
    Megan B Ratcliff
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cinncinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:50-4. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Racial differences in obese youth's perception of health care and weight loss
    Megan Benoit Ratcliff
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:14-6. 2011
  5. pmc Risk-taking behaviors of adolescents with extreme obesity: normative or not?
    Megan Benoit Ratcliff
    Division of Community and General Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 7035, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 127:827-34. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Two-year trends in psychosocial functioning after adolescent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:727-32. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent bariatric surgery: caregiver and family functioning across the first postoperative year
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:145-50. 2011
  8. pmc Adolescent suicidal behavior across the excess weight status spectrum
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1039-45. 2013

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Prospective changes in body image dissatisfaction among adolescent bariatric patients: the importance of body size estimation
    Megan B Ratcliff
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:470-5. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint The relationship between adolescent renal transplant recipients' perceived adversity, coping, and medical adherence
    Megan Benoit Ratcliff
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital and Medical Center, MLC 3015, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 17:116-24. 2010
    ..Assessing PA and teaching appropriate coping strategies may yield better medical outcomes among this at-risk population...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in depressive symptoms among adolescent bariatric candidates from preoperative psychological evaluation to immediately before surgery
    Megan B Ratcliff
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cinncinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:50-4. 2011
    ..The present study examined whether adolescent depressive symptoms among bariatric candidates change during preoperative preparation compared with adolescents with extreme obesity who were not seeking surgery...
  4. doi request reprint Racial differences in obese youth's perception of health care and weight loss
    Megan Benoit Ratcliff
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:14-6. 2011
    ..5 ± 2.7). Overall, there were no group differences in perceptions of risk. Physicians may be appropriately focusing efforts on educating black youth, but knowledge and behavior gaps persist...
  5. pmc Risk-taking behaviors of adolescents with extreme obesity: normative or not?
    Megan Benoit Ratcliff
    Division of Community and General Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 7035, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 127:827-34. 2011
    ..Present first published data detailing high-risk behaviors of adolescent high school students (HSS) with extreme obesity (BMI ≥ 99th percentile for age and gender) compared with healthy weight peers (5th-84th percentile)...
  6. doi request reprint Two-year trends in psychosocial functioning after adolescent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:727-32. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent bariatric surgery: caregiver and family functioning across the first postoperative year
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:145-50. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Adolescent suicidal behavior across the excess weight status spectrum
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1039-45. 2013
    ..Relative suicidal behavioral risks (ideation, attempts) for overweight, obese, and extremely obese adolescents (vs. healthy weight) and who did/did not accurately perceive themselves as overweight were examined in this study...