Bruce Simons-Morton

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Peer and parent influences on smoking and drinking among early adolescents
    B Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Health Educ Behav 28:95-107. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Over time relationships between early adolescent and peer substance use
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    National Institute of Child Health, and Human Development, 6100 Building Room 7B13 MSC 7510, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1211-23. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Prospective association of peer influence, school engagement, drinking expectancies, and parent expectations with drinking initiation among sixth graders
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Building 6100, Room 7B05, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Addict Behav 29:299-309. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of parental involvement and social competence with school adjustment and engagement among sixth graders
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, 6100 Executive Blvd, 7B05, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Sch Health 73:121-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Latent growth curve analyses of peer and parent influences on smoking progression among early adolescents
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Health Psychol 23:612-21. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact analysis and mediation of outcomes: the Going Places program
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health NIH, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7510, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:227-41. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing regimen adherence of adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald J Iannotti
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Blvd, 7B05, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2263-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The observed effects of teenage passengers on the risky driving behavior of teenage drivers
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:973-82. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-efficacy, outcome expectations, and diabetes self-management in adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald J Iannotti
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Statistics, Epidemiology and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:98-105. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Physician advice to adolescents about drinking and other health behaviors
    Ralph W Hingson
    Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 5635 Fishers Lane, Room 2077, Bethesda, MD 20892 9304, USA
    Pediatrics 131:249-57. 2013

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Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Peer and parent influences on smoking and drinking among early adolescents
    B Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Health Educ Behav 28:95-107. 2001
    ..The findings are consistent with the hypothesis that associating with deviant peers promotes and that authoritative parenting protects against smoking and drinking...
  2. ncbi request reprint Over time relationships between early adolescent and peer substance use
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    National Institute of Child Health, and Human Development, 6100 Building Room 7B13 MSC 7510, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1211-23. 2006
    ..The association from adolescent to peer use was significant only from 7th to 8th grade. The findings provide evidence of reciprocal influences, but socialization was a more consistent influence than selection...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prospective association of peer influence, school engagement, drinking expectancies, and parent expectations with drinking initiation among sixth graders
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Building 6100, Room 7B05, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Addict Behav 29:299-309. 2004
    ..This finding provides new information about the moderating effect of parental expectations on drinking expectancies among early adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of parental involvement and social competence with school adjustment and engagement among sixth graders
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, 6100 Executive Blvd, 7B05, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Sch Health 73:121-6. 2003
    ..Findings confirm the decline in school adjustment and engagement during middle school and provide evidence that parental involvement and social competence may be protective against declines in these variables...
  5. ncbi request reprint Latent growth curve analyses of peer and parent influences on smoking progression among early adolescents
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Health Psychol 23:612-21. 2004
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  6. ncbi request reprint Impact analysis and mediation of outcomes: the Going Places program
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health NIH, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7510, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:227-41. 2005
    ..Friends who smoke mediated the program effect on adolescents' smoking progression. The protective effect of the Going Places Program on smoking progression was due in part to the prevention of increases in friends who smoke...
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing regimen adherence of adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald J Iannotti
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Blvd, 7B05, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2263-7. 2006
    ..The Diabetes Behavior Rating Scale (DBRS) is a self-administered, fixed-choice survey...
  8. ncbi request reprint The observed effects of teenage passengers on the risky driving behavior of teenage drivers
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:973-82. 2005
    ..0 s) for the teen male driver/male passenger condition was about double that of general traffic. In conclusion, the presence of male teenage passengers was associated with risky driving behavior among teenage drivers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-efficacy, outcome expectations, and diabetes self-management in adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald J Iannotti
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Statistics, Epidemiology and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:98-105. 2006
    ..These brief measures can be used to identify youths at risk of poor diabetes self-management. Interventions targeting self-efficacy may lead to improved diabetes self-management...
  10. doi request reprint Physician advice to adolescents about drinking and other health behaviors
    Ralph W Hingson
    Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 5635 Fishers Lane, Room 2077, Bethesda, MD 20892 9304, USA
    Pediatrics 131:249-57. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that advice would vary by whether students were asked about drinking and their drinking, bingeing, and drunkenness frequency...
  11. pmc Cross-national comparison of adolescent drinking and cannabis use in the United States, Canada, and the Netherlands
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD 20892, United States
    Int J Drug Policy 21:64-9. 2010
    ..This research examined the prevalence of drinking and cannabis use among adolescents in the United States, Canada, and the Netherlands, countries with substantially different laws and policies relating to these substances...
  12. pmc Development and validation of the collaborative parent involvement scale for youths with type 1 diabetes
    Tonja R Nansel
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:30-40. 2009
    ..To develop and test a youth-report measure of collaborative parent involvement in type 1 diabetes management...
  13. ncbi request reprint Latent growth curve analyses of parent influences on drinking progression among early adolescents
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 6100 Executive Boulevard, 7B13M, Bethesda, Maryland, 20892, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:5-13. 2005
    ..The nature of parent influences on early adolescent substance use was examined...
  14. ncbi request reprint Do recommended driving limits affect teen-reported traffic violations and crashes during the first 12 months of independent driving?
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, DESPR, NICHD, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 7:238-47. 2006
    ..The purpose of this research was to evaluate the effects of strict parent-imposed driving limits on driving outcomes during the first year of licensure...
  15. ncbi request reprint Parenting practices and adolescent risky driving: a three-month prospective study
    Jessica Hartos
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:194-206. 2002
    ..The results suggest that high levels of risky driving are related to parenting...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effects of the going places program on early adolescent substance use and antisocial behavior
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch DESPR, NICHD, NIH, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7510, USA
    Prev Sci 6:187-97. 2005
    ..The Going Places Program was effective in preventing increases in smoking progression, but its efficacy as a more cross-cutting problem behavior preventive intervention was not confirmed...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effects of the checkpoints program on parent-imposed driving limits and crash outcomes among Connecticut novice teen drivers at 6-months post-licensure
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, DESPR, NICHD, 6100 Executive Blvd 7B13M, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    J Safety Res 37:9-15. 2006
    ..This report describes the effect of the Checkpoints Program on parent limits on novice teen driving through six months post-licensure...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect on teen driving outcomes of the Checkpoints Program in a state-wide trial
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, 6100 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 38:907-12. 2006
    ..However, no treatment group effect was found for crashes. This is the first study to report significant effects on teen driving behavior and performance of education designed to increase parental-imposed teen driving limits...
  19. ncbi request reprint Parent-imposed limits on high-risk adolescent driving: are they stricter with graduated driver licensing?
    Jessica L Hartos
    Interdisciplinary Health Studies, Minor Barnard 221, Department of Health Behavior and Administration, College of Health and Human Services, UNC Charlotte, 9201 University Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:557-62. 2005
    ..Parents in GDL states appear better able to establish and enforce adolescent driving restrictions when the licensing state stipulates, favors, and supports regulated adolescent driving...
  20. pmc Persistence of effects of the Checkpoints program on parental restrictions of teen driving privileges
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Department of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:447-52. 2005
    ..We describe intervention effects on parent limits on novice teenage driving...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of peer and parent influences on smoking initiation among early adolescents
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7510, USA
    Prev Sci 3:275-83. 2002
    ..These findings provide evidence that antecedent parenting behaviors may protect early adolescents against smoking even in the context of negative peer affiliation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Infant-parent bed sharing in an inner-city population
    Ruth A Brenner
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Blvd, Room 7B03, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:33-9. 2003
    ..Few studies have examined normative practices in low-income populations...
  23. ncbi request reprint How well do parents manage young driver crash risks?
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 6100 Executive Boulevard, 7B05, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    J Safety Res 34:91-7. 2003
    ..Recent research has demonstrated that simple motivational strategies can persuade parents to adopt driving agreements and impose greater restrictions on early teen driving...
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of increased smoking stage among sixth graders
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852 7510, USA
    Am J Health Behav 27:592-602. 2003
    ..To identify predictors of increases in smoking stage among sixth graders...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of peer and parent influences on minor aggression among early adolescents
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Rockville, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:22-33. 2004
    ..The findings indicated that selection and previous behavior predicted peer affiliation and parenting and school engagement protected against early adolescent aggression...
  26. ncbi request reprint The protective effect of parental expectations against early adolescent smoking initiation
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20852 7510, USA
    Health Educ Res 19:561-9. 2004
    ..These findings provide evidence that parental expectations may protect early adolescents against smoking even in the context of increases in favorable attitudes and friends who smoking...
  27. ncbi request reprint Increased parent limits on teen driving: positive effects from a brief intervention administered at the Motor Vehicle Administration
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7510, USA
    Prev Sci 5:101-11. 2004
    ..These results indicate that brief exposure to intervention at an MVA office may help increase parental limits on teen driving...
  28. pmc Parenting and the young driver problem
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NIH, 6100 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S294-303. 2008
    ..This article describes the contexts of and opportunities for parental involvement in teenage driving and the effectiveness of interventions to increase and improve parental management of young drivers...
  29. pmc Diabetes personal trainer outcomes: short-term and 1-year outcomes of a diabetes personal trainer intervention among youth with type 1 diabetes
    Tonja R Nansel
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2471-7. 2007
    ..To assess the social-cognitive, behavioral, and physiological outcomes of a self-management intervention for youth with type 1 diabetes...
  30. pmc Socio-demographic variability in adolescent substance use: mediation by parents and peers
    Jing Wang
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 6100 Building Room 7B13 MSC 7510, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Prev Sci 10:387-96. 2009
    ..Parental knowledge and peer substance were important mediators which largely accounted for variability in the prevalence of adolescent substance use by grade, race/ethnicity, and family structure...
  31. pmc A multisite trial of a clinic-integrated intervention for promoting family management of pediatric type 1 diabetes: feasibility and design
    Tonja R Nansel
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 10:105-15. 2009
    ..Many lessons were learned that provide guidance for recruitment, measurement, and intervention for the larger clinical trial...
  32. pmc Long-term maintenance of treatment outcomes: diabetes personal trainer intervention for youth with type 1 diabetes
    Tonja R Nansel
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:807-9. 2009
    ..To describe a 2-year follow-up of A1C outcomes of a self-regulation intervention for youth with type 1 diabetes...
  33. doi request reprint Health behavior in ecological context
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:6-10. 2013
    ..Health-protective behavior is undertaken purposefully to foster the health of others. Regardless of the outcome of interest or societal level, similar health promotion processes can be employed to alter health behavior...
  34. pmc Psychosocial correlates of adolescent marijuana use: variations by status of marijuana use
    Tilda Farhat
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Addict Behav 36:404-7. 2011
    ..This study examined the associations between psychosocial factors and status of marijuana use: former experimentation, current occasional, and current frequent use...
  35. ncbi request reprint Social influences on adolescent substance use
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Statistics, Epidemiology, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, 20892 7510, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:672-84. 2007
    ..To assess the overtime relationships between adolescent and peer substance use and parenting practices...
  36. pmc Breastfeeding practices in a cohort of inner-city women: the role of contraindications
    Lucinda England
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20895, USA
    BMC Public Health 3:28. 2003
    ....
  37. pmc Parent involvement in novice teen driving: rationale, evidence of effects, and potential for enhancing graduated driver licensing effectiveness
    Bruce Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 6100 Executive Blvd, 7B05, Bethesda, MD, 20892 7510, USA
    J Safety Res 38:193-202. 2007
    ..The two complementary approaches of Graduated Driver Licensing policies and parent management have been shown to provide safety effects by limiting the driving conditions of novice teenagers...
  38. pmc Prevalence and patterns of polysubstance use in a nationally representative sample of 10th graders in the United States
    Kevin P Conway
    Division of Epidemiology, Services, and Prevention Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:716-23. 2013
    ..The current study examines the prevalence and demographic correlates of self-reported substance use and identifies subgroups of polysubstance users among a cohort of United States 10th-grade students...
  39. pmc Baby, Be Safe: the effect of tailored communications for pediatric injury prevention provided in a primary care setting
    Tonja R Nansel
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, 6100 Executive Blvd, Room 7B05, MSC 7510, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 46:175-90. 2002
    ..However, this difference was not observed among those receiving generic information. Findings support the use of office-based tailored injury prevention education as a component of routine well-child care...
  40. ncbi request reprint Identification of distinct self-management styles of adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Stefan Schneider
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NIH DHHS, 6100 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1107-12. 2007
    ..Using a profile-based approach to the assessment of diabetes management, the purpose of this study was to identify and evaluate an empirically derived classification system of distinct self-management styles...
  41. pmc Gender specific trends in alcohol use: cross-cultural comparisons from 1998 to 2006 in 24 countries and regions
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Prevention Research Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7510, USA
    Int J Public Health 54:199-208. 2009
    ..To examine trends in the prevalence of monthly alcohol use and lifetime drunkenness among 15 year olds in 20 European countries, the Russian Federation, Israel, the United States of America, and Canada...
  42. ncbi request reprint An in-depth look at parent-imposed driving rules: their strengths and weaknesses
    Jessica L Hartos
    UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Safety Res 35:547-55. 2004
    ..With a growing interest in increasing parental involvement in teen driving, it is important to find out what parents are already doing...
  43. ncbi request reprint Parent-teen disagreement of parent-imposed restrictions on teen driving after one month of licensure: is discordance related to risky teen driving?
    Kenneth H Beck
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, 2366 Health and Human Perf Building, College Park, Maryland 20742 2611, USA
    Prev Sci 6:177-85. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that increasing parent-teen concordance on parent-imposed driving restrictions may help reduce risky teen driving...
  44. ncbi request reprint Parent-teen disagreement of parent-imposed restrictions on teen driving after one month of licensure: is discordance related to risky teen driving?
    Kenneth H Beck
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, 2366 Health and Human Perf Building, College Park, Maryland 20742 2611, USA
    Prev Sci 6:259-67. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that increasing parent-teen concordance on parent-imposed driving restrictions may help reduce risky teen driving...
  45. ncbi request reprint Vehicles driven by teenagers in their first year of licensure
    Allan F Williams
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 7:23-30. 2006
    ..to determine access to vehicles, vehicle ownership and its correlates, and types of vehicles driven by teenagers during their first year of licensure...
  46. ncbi request reprint Parents' views of teen driving risks, the role of parents, and how they plan to manage the risks
    Allan F Williams
    Preusser Research Group, Inc Trumbull, CT 06611, USA
    J Safety Res 37:221-6. 2006
    ..There is limited information about how parents view teen driving risks and intend to handle these risks during the licensing process, and how they will respond to graduated licensing provisions...
  47. ncbi request reprint Relation of parent-teen agreement on restrictions to teen risky driving over 9 months
    Kenneth H Beck
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:533-43. 2006
    ..To determine the relations among parent-teen discordance for restrictions on driving conditions, driving rules, and consequences for rule violations at licensure and subsequent risky teen driving...
  48. ncbi request reprint Characterizing the teachable moment: is an emergency department visit a teachable moment for intervention among assault-injured youth and their parents?
    Sara B Johnson
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118 0844, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:553-9. 2007
    ..We sought to operationalize the TM construct and to determine whether an emergency department (ED) visit was a TM for intervention among assault-injured adolescents and their parents...
  49. ncbi request reprint Healthy Growth: project description and baseline findings
    Wendell C Taylor
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:567-77. 2002
    ..The purpose of the primary study questions was to determine which sets of variables best predict blood pressure, physical activity, and body fat...
  50. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with retaliatory attitudes among African American adolescents who have been assaulted
    Nikeea Copeland-Linder
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:760-70. 2007
    ..b) To examine assault/event characteristics, personal, parental, and environmental factors associated with the retaliatory attitudes of adolescents who have been assaulted...
  51. ncbi request reprint Translational research in child and adolescent transportation safety
    Bruce G Simons-Morton
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Development
    Eval Health Prof 29:33-64. 2006
    ..The examples suggest the utility of systematic programs of research designed to improve the translation into practice of MVC and injury prevention technology and policy...