Jennifer Reiter-Purtill

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc The benefits of reciprocated friendships for treatment-seeking obese youth
    Jennifer Reiter-Purtill
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:905-14. 2010
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. pmc Negative peer perceptions of obese children in the classroom environment
    Meg H Zeller
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:755-62. 2008
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Controlled study of critical parent and family factors in the obesigenic environment
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, MLC 3015, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:126-36. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc The benefits of reciprocated friendships for treatment-seeking obese youth
    Jennifer Reiter-Purtill
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:905-14. 2010
    ..The current study examined the attributes of the reciprocated friends (RF) of a group of clinically referred obese children and the impact of these friendships on emotional well-being...
  2. 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...
  3. 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
    ....
  4. 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
    ....
  5. 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
    ....
  6. 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)...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Negative peer perceptions of obese children in the classroom environment
    Meg H Zeller
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:755-62. 2008
    ..This study examines the peer relations of clinically referred obese youth compared to demographically comparable nonoverweight peers within the classroom environment...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Controlled study of critical parent and family factors in the obesigenic environment
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, MLC 3015, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:126-36. 2007
    ..Critical gaps remain in our understanding of the obesigenic family environment. This study examines parent and family characteristics among obese youth presenting for treatment in a clinic setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Brief report: child-rearing practices of caregivers with and without a child with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: perspectives of caregivers and professionals
    Cynthia A Gerhardt
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:275-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate predictions from professionals in pediatric rheumatology regarding the child-rearing practices of caregivers of children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and healthy classmates...
  12. ncbi request reprint A controlled longitudinal study of the social functioning of children who completed treatment of cancer
    Jennifer Reiter-Purtill
    Children s Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:467-73. 2003
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