E L McQuaid

Summary

Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral adjustment in children with asthma: a meta-analysis
    E L McQuaid
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02903, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 22:430-9. 2001
  2. pmc Introduction to special issue: Journal of Pediatric Psychology statement of purpose--special section on diversity and health care disparities
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:22-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence in pediatric asthma: reasoning, responsibility, and behavior
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Child Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:323-33. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatric asthma morbidity: the importance of symptom perception and family response to symptoms
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Brown Medical School, Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Corp West 2, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:167-77. 2007
  5. pmc Beliefs and barriers to medication use in parents of Latino children with asthma
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:892-8. 2009
  6. pmc Ethnic differences in perception of lung function: a factor in pediatric asthma disparities?
    Gregory K Fritz
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Coro West Suite 204, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:12-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Providence school asthma partnership: school-based asthma program for inner-city families
    Judith D DePue
    The Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 44:449-53. 2007
  8. pmc Latino caregivers' beliefs about asthma: causes, symptoms, and practices
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 45:205-10. 2008
  9. pmc Conundrums in childhood asthma severity, control, and health care use: Puerto Rico versus Rhode Island
    Cynthia A Esteban
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:238-44, 244.e1-5. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Why don't children take their asthma medications? A qualitative analysis of children's perspectives on adherence
    Susan M Penza-Clyve
    Division of Child and Family Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 41:189-97. 2004

Research Grants

  1. TESTING INTERVENTIONS IN PEDIATRIC ASTHMA
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP TO REDUCE ASTHMA DISPARITIES
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP TO REDUCE ASTHMA DISPARITIES
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral adjustment in children with asthma: a meta-analysis
    E L McQuaid
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02903, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 22:430-9. 2001
    ..The findings suggest that patients with asthma, particularly children with severe asthma, should be considered at higher risk for behavioral difficulties that may necessitate psychosocial intervention...
  2. pmc Introduction to special issue: Journal of Pediatric Psychology statement of purpose--special section on diversity and health care disparities
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:22-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence in pediatric asthma: reasoning, responsibility, and behavior
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Child Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:323-33. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatric asthma morbidity: the importance of symptom perception and family response to symptoms
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Brown Medical School, Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Corp West 2, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:167-77. 2007
    ..To determine whether family response to asthma symptoms mediates the relationship between child symptom perception and morbidity...
  5. pmc Beliefs and barriers to medication use in parents of Latino children with asthma
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:892-8. 2009
    ..We examined rates of medication use, medication beliefs, and perceived barriers to obtaining medication in US and island Puerto Rican parents of children with asthma...
  6. pmc Ethnic differences in perception of lung function: a factor in pediatric asthma disparities?
    Gregory K Fritz
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Coro West Suite 204, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:12-8. 2010
    ..The factors behind these disparities are poorly understood, but ethnic-related variations in children's ability to accurately recognize and report their pulmonary functioning may be a contributing process...
  7. ncbi request reprint Providence school asthma partnership: school-based asthma program for inner-city families
    Judith D DePue
    The Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 44:449-53. 2007
    ..Hospital days decreased from 11% to 2%; emergency visits decreased 35% to 4%; and school days missed decreased 48% to 20%. This program has now become sustainable with both private and Medicaid insurance coverage...
  8. pmc Latino caregivers' beliefs about asthma: causes, symptoms, and practices
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 45:205-10. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Conundrums in childhood asthma severity, control, and health care use: Puerto Rico versus Rhode Island
    Cynthia A Esteban
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:238-44, 244.e1-5. 2009
    ..Differences in asthma severity between the mainland and island, however, remain largely unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Why don't children take their asthma medications? A qualitative analysis of children's perspectives on adherence
    Susan M Penza-Clyve
    Division of Child and Family Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 41:189-97. 2004
    ....
  11. pmc Asthma symptom perception and obesity in children
    Sheryl J Kopel
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:135-41. 2010
    ..More remains to be learned about the role of sociodemographic factors underlying this relationship...
  12. ncbi request reprint Symptom perception in pediatric asthma: resistive loading and in vivo assessment compared
    Gregory K Fritz
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Chest 132:884-9. 2007
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Does pre-hospital telephone communication with a clinician result in more appropriate medication administration by parents during childhood asthma exacerbations?
    A C Garro
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 71 Vassar Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Asthma 46:916-20. 2009
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that communication by parents with a clinician before an Emergency Department visit was associated with more appropriate medication administration for children with asthma exacerbations...
  14. doi request reprint Predictors of retention in smoking cessation treatment among Latino smokers in the Northeast United States
    Christina S Lee
    Center for Alcohol ddiction Studies, Brown Medical School, 121 South Main Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Health Educ Res 25:687-97. 2010
    ..We investigated predictors of intervention completion and assessment completion among Latino smokers (n = 131) with asthmatic children participating in a home-based asthma education study that included smoking cessation counseling...
  15. ncbi request reprint The Asthma Risk Grid: clinical interpretation of symptom perception
    Robert B Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 25:1-6. 2004
    ..The Asthma Risk Grid represents a clinical application of symptom perception measurement, and pediatric cases are described as clinical examples. Clinical and research applications of the Asthma Risk Grid are presented...
  16. doi request reprint Motivating Latino caregivers of children with asthma to quit smoking: a randomized trial
    Belinda Borrelli
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Coro Building West, One Hoppin Street, Suite 500, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:34-43. 2010
    ..Latino children have higher rates of asthma morbidity than other groups. The current study compared the effectiveness of a newly developed smoking cessation treatment with existing clinical guidelines for smoking cessation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Motivating parents of kids with asthma to quit smoking: the PAQS project
    Belinda Borrelli
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Health Educ Res 17:659-69. 2002
    ..ER visits and asthma symptoms) post-treatment. Results will help tailor interventions to this population, and identify mechanisms of behavior change that result in adaptive health outcomes for smokers and their children who have asthma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Repressive-defensive style and physiological reactivity among children and adolescents with asthma
    J H Nassau
    Rhode Island Hospital Brown University School of Medicine, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Psychosom Res 48:133-40. 2000
    ..It was hypothesized that, compared with low-anxious children, repressive-defensive children would exhibit increased physiological reactivity during a stressful laboratory task, despite comparable self-reports of state anxiety...
  19. pmc Cultural-related, contextual, and asthma-specific risks associated with asthma morbidity in urban children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 17:38-48. 2010
    ..These results can inform culturally sensitive clinical interventions for urban children with asthma whose health outcomes lag far behind their non-Latino White counterparts...
  20. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke exposure in pediatric asthma: overview and recommendations for practice
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 42:775-87. 2003
  21. ncbi request reprint Pediatric asthma management in the family context: the family asthma management system scale
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 30:492-502. 2005
    ..To examine psychometric properties of a revised version of the Family Asthma Management System Scale (FAMSS), a clinical interview to assess asthma management...
  22. pmc Symptom perception in children with asthma: cognitive and psychological factors
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Health Psychol 28:226-37. 2009
    ..Children's subjective and objective assessments of PEFR (peak expiratory flow rate) were characterized as representing perceptual accuracy, symptom magnification, and/or underestimation of asthma symptoms...
  23. pmc Multiple urban and asthma-related risks and their association with asthma morbidity in children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Brown Medical School, 1 Hoppin Street, CORO West, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:582-95. 2007
    ..To determine whether a multi-dimensional cumulative risk index (CRI) is a stronger predictor of asthma morbidity in urban, school-aged children with asthma, than poverty or severity alone...
  24. pmc Comorbidity between asthma attacks and internalizing disorders among Puerto Rican children at one-year follow-up
    Jonathan M Feldman
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva Univ, Rousso Building, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:333-9. 2006
    ..These findings show that the association between internalizing disorders and asthma attacks was replicated 1 year later in the same sample...
  25. ncbi request reprint Asthma disparities in the prevalence, morbidity, and treatment of Latino children
    Glorisa Canino
    University of Puerto Rico, Medical School San Juan, Puerto Rica
    Soc Sci Med 63:2926-37. 2006
    ..Finally, several suggestions for future research examining determinants that account for asthma disparities are examined...
  26. pmc Symptom perception and functional morbidity across a 1-year follow-up in pediatric asthma
    Jonathan M Feldman
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:339-47. 2007
    ..Support was found for including multiple measures of pulmonary function in the assessment of asthma symptom perception...
  27. ncbi request reprint Patterns of quick-relief and long-term controller medication use in pediatric asthma
    Natalie Walders
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Pediatr 146:177-82. 2005
    ..To simultaneously examine adherence to long-term controller and quick-relief medications and to contrast patterns of medication use in children with asthma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medication (CAM) use and asthma outcomes in children: an urban perspective
    Sue K Adams
    University of Rhode Island, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, TransitionCenter 210, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    J Asthma 44:775-82. 2007
    ..Future research should assess the specific pathways that may account for these associations among CAM use and asthma outcomes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Parental mental health, childhood psychiatric disorders, and asthma attacks in island Puerto Rican youth
    Alexander N Ortega
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, The Ohio State University School of Public Health, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:308-15. 2004
    ..This study aims to determine whether the associations between parental mental health problems and childhood asthma attacks persist after controlling for childhood anxiety and depression and other confounding factors...
  30. doi request reprint Race/ethnicity, language, and asthma care: findings from a 4-state survey
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 100:120-7. 2008
    ..Latino and African American children have poorer asthma control than non-Latino white children, but few studies examine the association among race/ethnicity, language, and specific processes of asthma care...
  31. ncbi request reprint Association of psychiatric disorders and different indicators of asthma in island Puerto Rican children
    Alexander N Ortega
    Yale University, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Health Policy and Administration, 60 College Street, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:220-6. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of asthma and anxiety and depression in Puerto Rican children
    Alexander N Ortega
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, Ohio State University School of Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychosomatics 45:93-9. 2004
    ..Possible explanations for the findings are discussed...

Research Grants6

  1. TESTING INTERVENTIONS IN PEDIATRIC ASTHMA
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Exploratory analyses will investigate mediators of behavior change. Results will be used to design a larger, randomized controlled trial comparing behavioral feedback to asthma education. ..
  2. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP TO REDUCE ASTHMA DISPARITIES
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A Sustainability Advisory board will provide guidance regarding project implementation in the community beyond the life of the grant. ..
  3. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP TO REDUCE ASTHMA DISPARITIES
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A Sustainability Advisory board will provide guidance regarding project implementation in the community beyond the life of the grant. ..