Robyn Lewis Claar

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint School functioning and chronic tension headaches in adolescents: improvement only after multidisciplinary evaluation
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 333 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Child Neurol 28:719-24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The pediatrician's guide to managing the difficult pediatric headache patient
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Pain Treatment Service, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:175-80. 2012
  3. pmc Pain coping profiles in adolescents with chronic pain
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Pain Treatment Service, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain 140:368-75. 2008
  4. pmc Adolescents' pain coping profiles: expectations for treatment, functional outcomes and adherence to psychological treatment recommendations
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Res Manag 16:192-6. 2011
  5. pmc Functional assessment of pediatric pain patients: psychometric properties of the functional disability inventory
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain 121:77-84. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Parental response to children's pain: the moderating impact of children's emotional distress on symptoms and disability
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain 138:172-9. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Factor structure of the Adult Responses to Children's Symptoms: validation in children and adolescents with diverse chronic pain conditions
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, MA, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:410-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Testing gender as a moderator of associations between psychosocial variables and functional disability in children and adolescents with chronic pain
    Karen J Kaczynski
    Pain Treatment Service, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:738-48. 2009
  9. pmc Chronic pain in adolescence: parental responses, adolescent coping, and their impact on adolescent's pain behaviors
    Laura E Simons
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:894-904. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Anxiety, coping, and disability: a test of mediation in a pediatric chronic pain sample
    Karen J Kaczynski
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:932-41. 2011

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint School functioning and chronic tension headaches in adolescents: improvement only after multidisciplinary evaluation
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 333 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Child Neurol 28:719-24. 2013
    ..An emphasis on returning to functioning can help patients with chronic, difficult-to-treat tension-type headaches improve in their school functioning and experience fewer, shorter headaches...
  2. doi request reprint The pediatrician's guide to managing the difficult pediatric headache patient
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Pain Treatment Service, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:175-80. 2012
    ..quot; A brief case presentation illustrates each of these categories of patients. Specific recommendations for treatment, as well as guidelines for parents, are provided...
  3. pmc Pain coping profiles in adolescents with chronic pain
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Pain Treatment Service, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain 140:368-75. 2008
    ..Results have implications for tailoring pain treatment interventions to patients' particular coping profiles...
  4. pmc Adolescents' pain coping profiles: expectations for treatment, functional outcomes and adherence to psychological treatment recommendations
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Res Manag 16:192-6. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Functional assessment of pediatric pain patients: psychometric properties of the functional disability inventory
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain 121:77-84. 2006
    ..Study results add to a growing body of empirical literature supporting the reliability and validity of the FDI for functional assessment of pediatric patients with chronic pain...
  6. doi request reprint Parental response to children's pain: the moderating impact of children's emotional distress on symptoms and disability
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain 138:172-9. 2008
    ..Children whose parents are overly protective or critical of their pain may experience more impairment or somatic symptoms, particularly those children who are already at risk for difficulties due to higher levels of emotional distress...
  7. doi request reprint Factor structure of the Adult Responses to Children's Symptoms: validation in children and adolescents with diverse chronic pain conditions
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, MA, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:410-7. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Testing gender as a moderator of associations between psychosocial variables and functional disability in children and adolescents with chronic pain
    Karen J Kaczynski
    Pain Treatment Service, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:738-48. 2009
    ..To evaluate gender as a moderator of associations between psychosocial variables and functional disability in children and adolescents with chronic pain...
  9. pmc Chronic pain in adolescence: parental responses, adolescent coping, and their impact on adolescent's pain behaviors
    Laura E Simons
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:894-904. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine relations among parental responses, adolescent pain coping, and pain behaviors in adolescents with chronic pain...
  10. doi request reprint Anxiety, coping, and disability: a test of mediation in a pediatric chronic pain sample
    Karen J Kaczynski
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:932-41. 2011
    ..To evaluate pain coping as a mediator of associations between anxiety and functional disability and anxiety and somatic symptoms in adolescents with chronic pain...
  11. pmc Children and adolescents with complex regional pain syndrome: more psychologically distressed than other children in pain?
    Deirdre E Logan
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Periperative and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pain Res Manag 18:87-93. 2013
    ..Historically, in both adult and pediatric populations, a lack of knowledge regarding complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) and absence of clear diagnostic criteria have contributed to the view that this is a primarily psychiatric condition...
  12. doi request reprint Relations between pain characteristics, child and parent variables, and school functioning in adolescents with chronic headache: a comparison of tension-type headache and migraine
    Karen J Kaczynski
    Pain Treatment Service, Children s Hospital Boston, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:351-64. 2013
    ..To assess for differences in headache characteristics and psychosocial factors based on headache diagnosis, and to evaluate whether headache diagnosis moderates relations between psychosocial factors and school difficulties...
  13. doi request reprint Factor structure of the children's depression inventory in a multisite sample of children and adolescents with chronic pain
    Deirdre E Logan
    Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, and Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain 14:689-98. 2013
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Social desirability response bias and self-report of psychological distress in pediatric chronic pain patients
    Deirdre E Logan
    Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Pain Treatment Service, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain 136:366-72. 2008
    ..The limits of self-report of symptoms should be considered in the clinical and research contexts...
  15. pmc Appraisal and coping with daily stressors by pediatric patients with chronic abdominal pain
    Lynn S Walker
    Division of Adolescent Medicine and Behavioral Science, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 9060, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:206-16. 2007
    ..To test the hypothesis that pain patients differ from well children in their appraisal and coping with daily stressors and to test a model of the relation of stress appraisal and coping to symptoms and disability...
  16. ncbi request reprint Emotional distress and quality of life in caregivers of patients awaiting lung transplant
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:1-6. 2005
    ....
  17. pmc Testing a model of pain appraisal and coping in children with chronic abdominal pain
    Lynn S Walker
    Division of Adolescent Medicine and Behavioral Science, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 3571, USA
    Health Psychol 24:364-74. 2005
    ..Results suggest that coping-skill interventions for children with chronic pain should target reductions in passive coping and consider the potential benefits of accommodative coping strategies...
  18. pmc Social consequences of children's pain: when do they encourage symptom maintenance?
    Lynn S Walker
    Division of Adolescent Medicine and Behavioral Science, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 3571, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 27:689-98. 2002
    ..To examine the influence of social factors (e.g., attention, relief from responsibility) and children's perceived competence on pediatric symptom maintenance...
  19. ncbi request reprint The influence of appraisals in understanding children's experiences with medical procedures
    Robyn Lewis Claar
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 27:553-63. 2002
    ..To examine the influence of cognitive appraisals on anticipatory anxiety, procedural distress, and postprocedural evaluations in 100 children (ages 8-17) undergoing esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)...