Ian M Paul

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Postpartum anxiety and maternal-infant health outcomes
    Ian M Paul
    Department of aPediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Pediatrics, HS83, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1218-24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A randomized trial of single home nursing visits vs office-based care after nursery/maternity discharge: the Nurses for Infants Through Teaching and Assessment After the Nursery (NITTANY) Study
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, PA 17033, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:263-70. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Therapeutic options for acute cough due to upper respiratory infections in children
    Ian M Paul
    Departments of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, HS83, Penn State College of Medicine, PO Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Lung 190:41-4. 2012
  4. pmc Relationship between infant weight gain and later asthma
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics and Public Health, Science Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:82-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Antibiotic prescribing during pediatric ambulatory care visits for asthma
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, HS83, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 127:1014-21. 2011
  6. pmc Efficacy of standard doses of Ibuprofen alone, alternating, and combined with acetaminophen for the treatment of febrile children
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
    Clin Ther 32:2433-40. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of honey, dextromethorphan, and no treatment on nocturnal cough and sleep quality for coughing children and their parents
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1140-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Advances in pediatric pharmacology, therapeutics, and toxicology
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, The Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, H085, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Adv Pediatr 54:29-53. 2007
  9. pmc Vapor rub, petrolatum, and no treatment for children with nocturnal cough and cold symptoms
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, HS83, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Pediatrics 126:1092-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Perinatal disparities for black mothers and their newborns
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State University College of Medicine, Pediatrics, H085, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA, 17033, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:452-60. 2008

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. doi request reprint Postpartum anxiety and maternal-infant health outcomes
    Ian M Paul
    Department of aPediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Pediatrics, HS83, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1218-24. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of postpartum anxiety during the maternity hospitalization and its associations with maternal and child outcomes. We further aimed to compare correlates of anxiety with correlates of depression...
  2. doi request reprint A randomized trial of single home nursing visits vs office-based care after nursery/maternity discharge: the Nurses for Infants Through Teaching and Assessment After the Nursery (NITTANY) Study
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, PA 17033, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:263-70. 2012
    ..To compare office-based care (OBC) with a care model using a home nursing visit (HNV) as the initial postdischarge encounter for "well" breastfeeding newborns and mothers...
  3. doi request reprint Therapeutic options for acute cough due to upper respiratory infections in children
    Ian M Paul
    Departments of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, HS83, Penn State College of Medicine, PO Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Lung 190:41-4. 2012
    ..Alternatively, honey and topically applied vapor rubs may be effective antitussives...
  4. pmc Relationship between infant weight gain and later asthma
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics and Public Health, Science Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:82-9. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Antibiotic prescribing during pediatric ambulatory care visits for asthma
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, HS83, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 127:1014-21. 2011
    ..We sought to examine the frequency of inappropriate antibiotic prescribing during US ambulatory care pediatric asthma visits as well as the patient, provider, and systemic variables associated with such practice...
  6. pmc Efficacy of standard doses of Ibuprofen alone, alternating, and combined with acetaminophen for the treatment of febrile children
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
    Clin Ther 32:2433-40. 2010
    ..Many pediatricians recommend, and many parents administer, alternating or combined doses of ibuprofen and acetaminophen for fever. Limited data support this practice with standard US doses...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of honey, dextromethorphan, and no treatment on nocturnal cough and sleep quality for coughing children and their parents
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1140-6. 2007
    ..To compare the effects of a single nocturnal dose of buckwheat honey or honey-flavored dextromethorphan (DM) with no treatment on nocturnal cough and sleep difficulty associated with childhood upper respiratory tract infections...
  8. ncbi request reprint Advances in pediatric pharmacology, therapeutics, and toxicology
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, The Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, H085, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Adv Pediatr 54:29-53. 2007
  9. pmc Vapor rub, petrolatum, and no treatment for children with nocturnal cough and cold symptoms
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, HS83, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Pediatrics 126:1092-9. 2010
    ..To determine if a single application of a vapor rub (VR) or petrolatum is superior to no treatment for nocturnal cough, congestion, and sleep difficulty caused by upper respiratory tract infection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perinatal disparities for black mothers and their newborns
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State University College of Medicine, Pediatrics, H085, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA, 17033, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:452-60. 2008
    ..We sought to determine disparities in socioeconomic status, perinatal health, and perinatal healthcare for black mothers and their newborns cared for in well-baby nurseries compared with white mother/baby pairs in Pennsylvania...
  11. doi request reprint Maternal tobacco use and shorter newborn nursery stays
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S172-8. 2009
    ..The authors hypothesized that maternal tobacco use would be associated with shorter newborn nursery hospital stays...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preventable newborn readmissions since passage of the Newborns' and Mothers' Health Protection Act
    Ian M Paul
    Penn State College of Medicine, Pediatrics H085, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2349-58. 2006
    ..Hope existed that morbidities would lessen for this vulnerable population, but some reports indicate that the timeliness and quality of postdischarge care may have worsened in recent years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of dextromethorphan, diphenhydramine, and placebo on nocturnal cough and sleep quality for coughing children and their parents
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e85-90. 2004
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Improving influenza vaccination rates for children through year-round scheduling
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:230-4. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of postnatal home nursing visits for prevention of hospital care for jaundice and dehydration
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Pediatrics, H085, PO Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1015-22. 2004
    ..2) To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of providing home nursing visits after newborn discharge with specific attention to prevention of jaundice and dehydration that require hospital-based services...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dose-response relationship with increasing doses of dextromethorphan for children with cough
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Ther 26:1508-14. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, DM is often administered to children as an antitussive. DM dosages are based on age rather than body weight, resulting in substantial variability in the relative amount of drug administered...
  17. pmc Signs and symptoms that precede wheezing in children with a pattern of moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing
    Katherine Rivera-Spoljaric
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1077, USA
    J Pediatr 154:877-81.e4. 2009
    ..To examine parent-reported signs and symptoms as antecedents of wheezing in preschool children with previous moderate to severe wheezing episodes, and to determine the predictive capacity of these symptom patterns for wheezing events...
  18. pmc Episodic use of an inhaled corticosteroid or leukotriene receptor antagonist in preschool children with moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1127-1135.e8. 2008
    ..Acute wheezing illnesses in preschoolers require better management strategies to reduce morbidity...
  19. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of fluticasone versus montelukast in children with mild-to-moderate persistent asthma in the Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:161-6, 166.e1. 2011
    ..Cost-effectiveness analyses of asthma controller regimens for adults exist, but similar evaluations exclusively for children are few...
  20. pmc Azithromycin or montelukast as inhaled corticosteroid-sparing agents in moderate-to-severe childhood asthma study
    Robert C Strunk
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1138-1144.e4. 2008
    ..Clinical trials in children with moderate-to-severe persistent asthma are limited...
  21. doi request reprint Development and validation of a scale measuring satisfaction with maternal and newborn health care following childbirth
    Fabian T Camacho
    Division of Health Services Research, Penn State College of Medicine, 600 Centerview Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:997-1007. 2012
    ..This tool will be useful in studies assessing quality of care and the outcomes of postpartum health care interventions, and it is the first tool to focus on care for the mother-baby unit...
  22. doi request reprint Urban parents' perceptions of healthy infant growth
    Stephanie A Sullivan
    Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:698-703. 2011
    ..Growth charts are not consistently explained to or understood by urban parents, and many prefer early life growth patterns associated with later obesity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Child assessment of dextromethorphan, diphenhydramine, and placebo for nocturnal cough due to upper respiratory infection
    Katharine E Yoder
    Department of Pediatrics, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:633-40. 2006
    ..Children found no significant difference in the effect of DM, DPH, or PL for any study outcome, and responses by parents and children were significantly correlated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Severe intermittent wheezing in preschool children: a distinct phenotype
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MOO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:604-10. 2007
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Improving detection of adolescent hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Dr, Mail Code HS83, Hershey, PA 17036, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:1094-100. 2011
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Starting early: obesity prevention during infancy
    Leann L Birch
    Center for Childhood Obesity Research, Noll Laboratory, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, Hershey, PA 16802, USA
    Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 73:81-94. 2012
    ..Based on evidence from such pilot interventions, we assess the plausibility of targeting behavioral factors in infancy and suggest next steps for early prevention research...
  27. doi request reprint Triple dye plus rubbing alcohol versus triple dye alone for umbilical cord care
    Alawia K Suliman
    Pediatrics HS83, Penn State University College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:45-8. 2010
    ..Based on these study results, there does not appear to be significant benefit to the addition of twice daily applications of rubbing alcohol to neonatal umbilical cords following triple dye treatment after birth...
  28. doi request reprint Pilot study of a high-frequency school-based hearing screen to detect adolescent hearing loss
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
    J Med Screen 21:18-23. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the sensitivity and specificity of current school hearing screening in Pennsylvania with hearing screening including high frequencies, designed to detect adolescent hearing loss...
  29. ncbi request reprint Conclusions and recommendations of the expert panel: technical workshop on human milk surveillance and biomonitoring for environmental chemicals in the United States
    Cheston M Berlin
    Department of Pediatrics, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1825-31. 2005
  30. doi request reprint Risky vs rapid growth in infancy: refining pediatric screening for childhood overweight
    Darcy E Gungor
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1091-7. 2010
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Variability of state school-based hearing screening protocols in the United States
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, HS83, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Community Health 38:569-74. 2013
    ..Disparities in hearing loss detection are likely, particularly considering the evolution of hazardous noise exposures and rising prevalence of hearing loss...
  32. pmc Mode of first delivery and women's intentions for subsequent childbearing: findings from the First Baby Study
    Kristen H Kjerulff
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Penn State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:62-71. 2013
    ..Little research has addressed either of these hypotheses...
  33. doi request reprint Evaluating communication between pediatric primary care physicians and hospitalists
    Jennifer L Ruth
    Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:923-8. 2011
    ..Successful transitions from the hospital to primary care require communication between hospitalists and PCPs to be consistent, timely, and informative with responsibility for care discussed at discharge...
  34. pmc A retrospective chart review to identify perinatal factors associated with food allergies
    Kelly Dowhower Karpa
    Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Nutr J 11:87. 2012
    ..We wished to investigate whether perinatal factors known to disrupt gut flora increase the risk of IgE-mediated food allergies...
  35. ncbi request reprint Extent of medication use in breastfeeding women
    Esther E Stultz
    Department of Pediatrics, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Breastfeed Med 2:145-51. 2007
    ..The relationship between medication use during pregnancy and lactation has also been insufficiently investigated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Advances in pediatric pharmacology, therapeutics, and toxicology
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, The Milton S Hershey Medical Center, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, USA
    Adv Pediatr 50:147-80. 2003
  37. pmc Preventing obesity during infancy: a pilot study
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:353-61. 2011
    ..This suggests that multicomponent behavioral interventions may have potential for long-term obesity prevention (ClinicalTrials.gov number, NCT00359242)...
  38. doi request reprint A cost-effectiveness analysis of screening urine dipsticks in well-child care
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Penn State Hershey Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, HS83, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 125:660-3. 2010
    ..Because the new recommendation marks a major alteration in the practice guidelines, we sought to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of dipstick urinalysis for detection of CKD from the primary care practitioner's perspective...
  39. pmc Parent perception of healthy infant and toddler growth
    Kelly A Laraway
    Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, 17033, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:343-9. 2010
    ..In conclusion, parents are averse to growth at the bottom of the weight growth chart but are much less likely to feel negatively about growth at higher percentiles. This is troubling given the childhood obesity epidemic...
  40. ncbi request reprint Advances in pediatric pharmacology, therapeutics, and toxicology
    Ian M Paul
    Department of Pediatrics, The Milton S Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Adv Pediatr 52:321-65. 2005
  41. doi request reprint Parental perspectives on adolescent hearing loss risk and prevention
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:22-8. 2014
    ..Parental participation improves the success of adolescent behavioral interventions, yet little is known about parental perspectives regarding adolescent noise-induced hearing loss...
  42. ncbi request reprint Human milk research for answering questions about human health
    Richard Y Wang
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1771-801. 2005
    ..Human milk research designed to answer questions regarding health will require additional resources to meet these objectives...