C W Christian

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Odds of abuse associated with retinal hemorrhages in children suspected of child abuse
    Gil Binenbaum
    Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J AAPOS 13:268-72. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Timing of the medical examination
    Cindy W Christian
    The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 20:505-20. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Forensic evidence findings in prepubertal victims of sexual assault
    C W Christian
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 106:100-4. 2000
  4. doi request reprint Child maltreatment and the transition to adult-based medical and mental health care
    Cindy W Christian
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 127:139-45. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Professional education in child abuse and neglect
    Cindy W Christian
    Center for Child Protection and Health, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S13-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain abscess following delayed endoscopic removal of an initially asymptomatic esophageal coin
    J P Louie
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 16:102-5. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary edema associated with child abuse: case reports and review of the literature
    D M Rubin
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 108:769-75. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Occult head injury in high-risk abused children
    David M Rubin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1382-6. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Variation in pregnancy outcomes following statewide implementation of a prenatal home visitation program
    David M Rubin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:198-204. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Neck injuries in young pediatric homicide victims
    Laura K Brennan
    Division of General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:232-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Odds of abuse associated with retinal hemorrhages in children suspected of child abuse
    Gil Binenbaum
    Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J AAPOS 13:268-72. 2009
    ..To describe the prevalence of retinal hemorrhages in children being evaluated for abusive head trauma and quantify the association between the likelihood of abuse and the presence and severity of retinal hemorrhages...
  2. doi request reprint Timing of the medical examination
    Cindy W Christian
    The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 20:505-20. 2011
    ..In all cases, the best interests of the child should be paramount...
  3. ncbi request reprint Forensic evidence findings in prepubertal victims of sexual assault
    C W Christian
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 106:100-4. 2000
    ..This study describes the epidemiology of forensic evidence findings in prepubertal victims of sexual assault...
  4. doi request reprint Child maltreatment and the transition to adult-based medical and mental health care
    Cindy W Christian
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 127:139-45. 2011
    ..The previous 30 years of research has revealed the significant physical and mental health consequences of child maltreatment, yet health and well-being have not been a priority for the child welfare system...
  5. doi request reprint Professional education in child abuse and neglect
    Cindy W Christian
    Center for Child Protection and Health, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S13-7. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Brain abscess following delayed endoscopic removal of an initially asymptomatic esophageal coin
    J P Louie
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 16:102-5. 2000
    ..The potential association between delayed coin extraction and development of an intracranial infection, suggested by this report, may warrant investigation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary edema associated with child abuse: case reports and review of the literature
    D M Rubin
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 108:769-75. 2001
    ..A review of the literature regarding postobstructive and neurogenic pulmonary edema suggests useful inferences for the forensic evaluation of maltreated children who present with this finding...
  8. ncbi request reprint Occult head injury in high-risk abused children
    David M Rubin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1382-6. 2003
    ..The primary aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of occult head injury in a high-risk sample of abused children with normal neurologic examinations. The secondary aim was to describe characteristics of this population...
  9. doi request reprint Variation in pregnancy outcomes following statewide implementation of a prenatal home visitation program
    David M Rubin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:198-204. 2011
    ..To examine, following statewide dissemination, the influence of an evidence-based home visitation program for first-time mothers on reductions of subsequent pregnancies across time and different locations...
  10. doi request reprint Neck injuries in young pediatric homicide victims
    Laura K Brennan
    Division of General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:232-9. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Skeletal surveys in infants with isolated skull fractures
    Joanne N Wood
    Department of General Pediatrics and Safe Place The Center for Child Protection and Health, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e247-52. 2009
    ..The goal was to describe the utility of skeletal surveys and factors associated with both skeletal survey use and referral to child protective services for infants with skull fractures in the absence of significant intracranial injury...
  12. doi request reprint Retinal hemorrhages in patients with epidural hematomas
    Brian J Forbes
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J AAPOS 12:177-80. 2008
    ..To present a series of infants found to have sparse retinal hemorrhages associated with isolated epidural hematomas. None of these infants had other intracranial or subdural hemorrhages present...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hypoxic-ischemic injury complicates inflicted and accidental traumatic brain injury in young children: the role of diffusion-weighted imaging
    Rebecca N Ichord
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurotrauma 24:106-18. 2007
    ..HII predicted need for in-patient rehabilitation in a large majority of children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Shaken baby syndrome
    Heidi A Martin
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 18:279-86. 2006
    ..Further research must be done to improve the understanding of the mechanisms associated with this disorder in the ultimate hope of improving the lives and outcome of infants and children...
  15. ncbi request reprint Initial neurologic presentation in young children sustaining inflicted and unintentional fatal head injuries
    Kristy B Arbogast
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Pediatrics 116:180-4. 2005
    ..This issue has legal implications in child abuse, for which understanding the clinical course affects perpetrator identification...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patterns of health care use that may identify young children who are at risk for maltreatment
    Eron Y Friedlaender
    Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1303-8. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether children who are at risk for maltreatment have characteristic patterns of health care use before their diagnosis of abuse or neglect that distinguish them from other children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing inflicted versus accidental abdominal injuries in young children
    Joanne Wood
    The Center for Child Protection and Health, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Trauma 59:1203-8. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the evaluation of pediatric fractures for physical abuse
    Wendy G Lane
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    JAMA 288:1603-9. 2002
    ..However, it is unclear whether minority children are abused more frequently than whites or whether their cases are more likely to be reported...
  19. doi request reprint Child abuse and orthopaedic injury patterns: analysis at a level I pediatric trauma center
    Nirav K Pandya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:618-25. 2009
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  20. ncbi request reprint Inflicted childhood neurotrauma (shaken baby syndrome): ophthalmic findings
    Brian J Forbes
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 41:80-8; quiz 105-6. 2004
    ..New research has increased our understanding of the pathophysiology of retinal hemorrhages, the importance of specifically characterizing the types, patterns, and extent of these retinal hemorrhages, and the differential diagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint The influence of career experience in defining head injuries: challenges for research
    Cindy W Christian
    Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Pediatrics, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:325-7. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Do pediatric chief residents recognize details of prepubertal female genital anatomy: a national survey
    Scott R Dubow
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 29:195-205. 2005
    ..Additionally, the study sought to explore aspects of pediatric training in sexual abuse and clinical practice issues surrounding the routine genital examination...
  23. ncbi request reprint Report of the 1997 Child Abuse Physician Leadership Conference
    Lawrence R Ricci
    Spurwink Child Abuse Program, Portland, Maine, USA
    Child Maltreat 7:166-9. 2002
  24. doi request reprint Understanding the behavioral and emotional consequences of child abuse
    John Stirling
    Pediatrics 122:667-73. 2008
    ..Pediatricians can assist caregivers by helping them recognize the abused or neglected child's altered responses, formulate more effective coping strategies, and mobilize available community resources...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pediatric residency training on domestic violence: a national survey
    Megan H Bair-Merritt
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:24-7. 2004
    ..Prior studies have assessed practicing pediatricians' DV screening habits. This study was designed to assess chief residents' attitudes and training regarding DV screening...