Darcy A Thompson

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nutrition education via a touchscreen: a randomized controlled trial in Latino immigrant parents of infants and toddlers
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:412-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Interactive nutrition education via a touchscreen: is this technology well received by low-income Spanish-speaking parents?
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Technol Health Care 20:195-203. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The association of maternal mental distress with television viewing in children under 3 years old
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:32-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Parent use of touchscreen computer kiosks for child health promotion in community settings
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 119:427-34. 2007
  5. pmc Television viewing by young Hispanic children: evidence of heterogeneity
    Darcy A Thompson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe St, Room 2023, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:174-9. 2010
  6. pmc Television viewing in low-income latino children: variation by ethnic subgroup and English proficiency
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Child Obes 9:22-8. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Caring for patients with limited English proficiency: are residents prepared to use medical interpreters?
    Darcy A Thompson
    Dr Thompson is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado Dr Hernandez is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Dr Cowden is associate professor, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri Dr Sisson is associate professor, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Dr Moon is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Acad Med 88:1485-92. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Early-childhood obesity: how do low-income parents of preschoolers rank known risk factors?
    Raquel G Hernandez
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:663-70. 2012
  9. pmc Conceptual understanding of screen media parenting: report of a working group
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Child Obes 9:S110-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical Spanish use and language proficiency testing among pediatric residents
    K Casey Lion
    Dr Lion is acting assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Dr Thompson is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado Dr Cowden is assistant professor, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri Mr Michel is a medical student, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington Ms Rafton is administrative director, Odessa Brown Children s Clinic, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Washington Dr Hamdy is attending physician, Department of Pediatrics, Medstar Franklin Square Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland Dr Killough is chief pediatric resident, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri Mr Fernandez is supervisor, Department of Interpreter Services, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Washington Dr Ebel is associate professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, and Director, Harborview Injury Research and Prevention Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Acad Med 88:1478-84. 2013

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Nutrition education via a touchscreen: a randomized controlled trial in Latino immigrant parents of infants and toddlers
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:412-9. 2012
    ..To investigate whether educational modules presented on a touchscreen computer increase immediate nutrition and feeding knowledge in low-income, Spanish-speaking Latino immigrant parents...
  2. doi request reprint Interactive nutrition education via a touchscreen: is this technology well received by low-income Spanish-speaking parents?
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Technol Health Care 20:195-203. 2012
    ..To evaluate the usability of touchscreen mediated nutrition and feeding educational modules among low-income Latino immigrant parents...
  3. ncbi request reprint The association of maternal mental distress with television viewing in children under 3 years old
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:32-7. 2007
    ..To test the hypothesis that maternal mental distress is associated with excessive television viewing by infants and toddlers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Parent use of touchscreen computer kiosks for child health promotion in community settings
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 119:427-34. 2007
    ..The goals were to evaluate the use of touchscreen computer kiosks, containing only child health-promoting information, in urban, low-income, community settings and to characterize the users of these kiosks...
  5. pmc Television viewing by young Hispanic children: evidence of heterogeneity
    Darcy A Thompson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe St, Room 2023, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:174-9. 2010
    ..To determine if hours of daily television viewed by varying age groups of young children with Hispanic mothers differs by maternal language preference and to compare these differences with young children with white mothers...
  6. pmc Television viewing in low-income latino children: variation by ethnic subgroup and English proficiency
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Child Obes 9:22-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine if hours of television viewed by young children with low-income Latina mothers differs by maternal ethnic subgroup and English language proficiency...
  7. ncbi request reprint Caring for patients with limited English proficiency: are residents prepared to use medical interpreters?
    Darcy A Thompson
    Dr Thompson is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado Dr Hernandez is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Dr Cowden is associate professor, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri Dr Sisson is associate professor, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Dr Moon is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Acad Med 88:1485-92. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether educational sessions on interpreter use and experience with interpreters are associated with resident self-efficacy in the use of professional interpreters...
  8. doi request reprint Early-childhood obesity: how do low-income parents of preschoolers rank known risk factors?
    Raquel G Hernandez
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:663-70. 2012
    ..To determine parental rankings of known factors related to early-childhood obesity and compare reports between parents of healthy weight and overweight children...
  9. pmc Conceptual understanding of screen media parenting: report of a working group
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Child Obes 9:S110-8. 2013
    ..A research agenda was proposed to prioritize a validation of the framework and enhance the ability of researchers to best assess parenting influences across the three domains of content, context and amount of children's screen media use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical Spanish use and language proficiency testing among pediatric residents
    K Casey Lion
    Dr Lion is acting assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Dr Thompson is assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado Dr Cowden is assistant professor, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri Mr Michel is a medical student, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington Ms Rafton is administrative director, Odessa Brown Children s Clinic, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Washington Dr Hamdy is attending physician, Department of Pediatrics, Medstar Franklin Square Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland Dr Killough is chief pediatric resident, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri Mr Fernandez is supervisor, Department of Interpreter Services, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Washington Dr Ebel is associate professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, and Director, Harborview Injury Research and Prevention Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Acad Med 88:1478-84. 2013
    ..To describe patterns of clinical Spanish use by pediatric residents, and to compare self-assessment of language proficiency against an objective language test...
  11. doi request reprint Comida en venta: after-school advertising on Spanish-language television in the United States
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Pediatr 152:576-81. 2008
    ..To analyze the content of food and drink commercials aired during after-school hours on Spanish-language television...
  12. pmc Why do women use intimate partner violence? A systematic review of women's motivations
    Megan H Bair-Merritt
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 11:178-89. 2010
    ..IPV prevention and treatment programs should explore ways to effectively address women's relationship concerns and ability to manage anger and should recognize that women commonly use IPV in response to their partner's violence...
  13. ncbi request reprint The association between television viewing and irregular sleep schedules among children less than 3 years of age
    Darcy A Thompson
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 116:851-6. 2005
    ..Although television viewing is associated with altered sleep patterns and sleep disorders among children and adolescents, the effect of television viewing on the sleep patterns of infants and toddlers is not known...