Claude M Chemtob

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Children who lost a parent as a result of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001: registry construction and population description
    Claude M Chemtob
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1230, One Gustave Levy Place, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Death Stud 31:87-100. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Mixed lateral preference and peritraumatic reactions to the World Trade Center attacks
    Claude M Chemtob
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10028, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:874-6. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Impact of conjoined exposure to the World Trade Center attacks and to other traumatic events on the behavioral problems of preschool children
    Claude M Chemtob
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Campus Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:126-33. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Substance use and functional impairment among adolescents directly exposed to the 2001 World Trade Center attacks
    Claude M Chemtob
    Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Disasters 33:337-52. 2009
  5. pmc Impact of maternal posttraumatic stress disorder and depression following exposure to the September 11 attacks on preschool children's behavior
    Claude M Chemtob
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Child Dev 81:1129-41. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial intervention for postdisaster trauma symptoms in elementary school children: a controlled community field study
    Claude M Chemtob
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:211-6. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Effect of maternal psychopathology on behavioral problems in preschool children exposed to terrorism: use of generalized estimating equations to integrate multiple informant reports
    Yoko Nomura
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:531-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Does poor early metabolic control predict subsequent poor control in young children with type 1 diabetes: an exploratory study
    Claude M Chemtob
    Department of Psychiatry Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Diabetes 3:153-7. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship between PTSD arousal symptoms and depression among mothers exposed to the World Trade Center attacks
    Joseph M Rubacka
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:504-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Relationship between type of trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder among urban children and adolescents
    Rohini Luthra
    Child and Family Resilience Program, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 249 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Interpers Violence 24:1919-27. 2009

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Children who lost a parent as a result of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001: registry construction and population description
    Claude M Chemtob
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1230, One Gustave Levy Place, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Death Stud 31:87-100. 2007
    ..The construction of registries of severely affected people post-disaster should become government policy to obviate the need to use ad hoc methods to construct lists of high-risk individuals...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mixed lateral preference and peritraumatic reactions to the World Trade Center attacks
    Claude M Chemtob
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10028, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:874-6. 2006
    ..Controlling for exposure, mixed-handed mothers reported more intense ratings, indicating that mixed lateral preference may be associated with greater peritraumatic emotional distress...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of conjoined exposure to the World Trade Center attacks and to other traumatic events on the behavioral problems of preschool children
    Claude M Chemtob
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Campus Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:126-33. 2008
    ..To examine the long-term behavioral consequences of exposure to the World Trade Center (WTC) attacks in preschool children and to evaluate whether conjoined exposure to disaster and to other traumatic events has additive effects...
  4. doi request reprint Substance use and functional impairment among adolescents directly exposed to the 2001 World Trade Center attacks
    Claude M Chemtob
    Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Disasters 33:337-52. 2009
    ..Adolescents reporting increased substance use, without co-morbidity, were less likely to receive psychological services than others. Attention to the needs of substance-using adolescents exposed to disaster is needed...
  5. pmc Impact of maternal posttraumatic stress disorder and depression following exposure to the September 11 attacks on preschool children's behavior
    Claude M Chemtob
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Child Dev 81:1129-41. 2010
    ..0 by mother's and RR = 5.9 by teacher's reports). This was corroborated by teacher ratings. Implications for intervening with terrorism-exposed preschool children are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial intervention for postdisaster trauma symptoms in elementary school children: a controlled community field study
    Claude M Chemtob
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:211-6. 2002
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  7. doi request reprint Effect of maternal psychopathology on behavioral problems in preschool children exposed to terrorism: use of generalized estimating equations to integrate multiple informant reports
    Yoko Nomura
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:531-9. 2009
    ..To examine whether the number of maternal psychopathologies is associated with increased clinically significant behavioral problems in preschool children exposed to disaster, using child behavior ratings from multiple informants...
  8. doi request reprint Does poor early metabolic control predict subsequent poor control in young children with type 1 diabetes: an exploratory study
    Claude M Chemtob
    Department of Psychiatry Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Diabetes 3:153-7. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that poor control in the first year after diagnosis would predict poor control in the following year, and that poor control in the second year after diagnosis would predict poor metabolic control in subsequent years...
  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship between PTSD arousal symptoms and depression among mothers exposed to the World Trade Center attacks
    Joseph M Rubacka
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:504-7. 2008
    ..Subsequent analyses isolating shared symptoms of PTSD and depression from those unique to PTSD suggest a complex interrelationship among symptoms of arousal, numbing, and depression...
  10. doi request reprint Relationship between type of trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder among urban children and adolescents
    Rohini Luthra
    Child and Family Resilience Program, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 249 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Interpers Violence 24:1919-27. 2009
    ..Witnessing a crime, being the victim of a crime, and exposure to accidents, fire, or disaster are not associated with PTSD. These findings underscore the association between interpersonal violence and childhood PTSD...
  11. doi request reprint Maternal posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in pediatric primary care: association with child maltreatment and frequency of child exposure to traumatic events
    Claude M Chemtob
    Departments of Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York
    JAMA Pediatr 167:1011-8. 2013
    ..Exposure to multiple traumatic events is associated with a wide range of adverse health and social outcomes in children...
  12. pmc Conjoined effects of low birth weight and childhood abuse on adaptation and well-being in adolescence and adulthood
    Yoko Nomura
    Program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:186-92. 2007
    ..To characterize the conjoined effects of low birth weight (LBW) and childhood abuse on impaired adaptation and illness in adolescence and adulthood...
  13. ncbi request reprint Additive interaction of child abuse and perinatal risk as signs of resiliency in adulthood
    Yoko Nomura
    Child and Family Resilience Program, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:330-4. 2006
    ..An examination of the biological base of resilience could be added in a multidimensional/multifactorial model to help researchers identify ways to promote resiliency even before birth...
  14. doi request reprint Israeli adolescents with ongoing exposure to terrorism: suicidal ideation, posttraumatic stress disorder, and functional impairment
    Claude M Chemtob
    Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 215 Lexington Avenue, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:756-9. 2011
    ..This study underscores the importance and feasibility of examining exposure to terrorism and functional impairment as risk factors for suicidal ideation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of treatment for child and adolescent traumatic stress
    Tisha L Taylor
    Child and Adolescent Trauma Recovery Program, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:786-91. 2004
    ..Despite the expenditure of large sums of public monies to ameliorate the consequences of childhood trauma, little is known about the efficacy of treatment for traumatized children and their families...
  16. doi request reprint Adolescent exposure to the World Trade Center attacks, PTSD symptomatology, and suicidal ideation
    Claude M Chemtob
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:526-9. 2011
    ..This study extends findings from the adult literature showing associations between trauma exposure, PTSD, and increased suicidal ideation in adolescents...
  17. ncbi request reprint Age at diagnosis, gender, and metabolic control in children with type 1 diabetes
    Carl J Hochhauser
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:303-7. 2008
    ..To examine whether age at diagnosis and gender affect early metabolic control in children with type 1 diabetes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with service use among immigrants in the child welfare system
    Khushmand Rajendran
    Child and Family Resilience Program, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Eval Program Plann 33:317-23. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic alliance, negative mood regulation, and treatment outcome in child abuse-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Marylene Cloitre
    Institute for Trauma and Stress, Child Study Center, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:411-6. 2004
    ..In the treatment of childhood abuse-related PTSD, the therapeutic alliance and the mediating influence of emotion regulation capacity appear to have significant roles in successful outcome...
  20. ncbi request reprint Risk-taking behaviors among Israeli adolescents exposed to recurrent terrorism: provoking danger under continuous threat?
    Ruth Pat-Horenczyk
    Israel Center for the Treatment of Psychotrauma, Herzog Hospital, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel 91035
    Am J Psychiatry 164:66-72. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Adolescent exposure to recurrent terrorism in Israel: posttraumatic distress and functional impairment
    Ruth Pat-Horenczyk
    The Israel Center for the Treatment of Psychotrauma, Herzog Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:76-85. 2007
    ..School-based screening appears to be an effective means of identifying adolescents who have been exposed to terror and are experiencing posttraumatic stress symptomatology and psychosocial impairment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of elementary school children for disaster-related posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms: the Kauai recovery index
    Roger S Hamada
    Independent Practice, 1833 Kalakaua Avenue, Suite 800, Honolulu, Hawaii 96815, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:268-72. 2003
  23. ncbi request reprint Anger and combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Raymond W Novaco
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine 92697 7085, USA
    J Trauma Stress 15:123-32. 2002
    ..Veterans with structured-interview-diagnosed PTSD were significantly differentiated from those without PTSD on all anger indices. The results point to anger treatment as a high priority for combat-related PTSD...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mixed lateral preference and parental left-handedness: possible markers of risk for PTSD
    Claude M Chemtob
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Pacific Islands Division, 1132 Bishop Street, Suite 307, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:332-8. 2003
    ..These findings suggest the possible usefulness of further examining the relationship between mixed lateral preference, parental left-handedness, and other possible indicators of risk for PTSD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adverse race-related events as a risk factor for posttraumatic stress disorder in Asian American Vietnam veterans
    Chalsa M Loo
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Pacific Islands Health Care System and the National Center for PTSD, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:455-63. 2005
    ..These findings support the construct and convergent validity of race-related PTSD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Is mixed-handedness a marker of treatment response in posttraumatic stress disorder?: a pilot study
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, West Heidelberg, Victoria and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 19:961-6. 2006
    ..A. Huska, & T. M. Keane, 1993) than did veterans with consistent handedness. These data suggest that mixed-handedness is associated with poorer PTSD treatment response. Several possible explanations for this finding are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Brief treatment for elementary school children with disaster-related posttraumatic stress disorder: a field study
    Claude M Chemtob
    National Center for PTSD, Pacific Islands Division, Department of Veterans Affairs, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    J Clin Psychol 58:99-112. 2002
    ..Psychosocial intervention appears useful for children suffering disaster-related PTSD. Conducting controlled studies of children's treatment in the postdisaster environment appears feasible...

Research Grants2

  1. Creating a Collaborative Field Research Organization
    Claude Chemtob; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Improving Metabolic Control in Diabetic Young Children
    Claude Chemtob; Fiscal Year: 2007
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