Meghan L Marsac

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Preventing posttraumatic stress following pediatric injury: a randomized controlled trial of a web-based psycho-educational intervention for parents
    Meghan L Marsac
    PhD, Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, Suite 1150, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:1101-11. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Child coping, parent coping assistance, and post-traumatic stress following paediatric physical injury
    M L Marsac
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Child Care Health Dev 39:171-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Acceptability and feasibility of family use of The Cellie Cancer Coping Kit
    Meghan L Marsac
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market, Suite 1150, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:3315-24. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Child coping and parent coping assistance during the peritrauma period in injured children
    Meghan L Marsac
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Fam Syst Health 29:279-90. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationships among psychological functioning, dental anxiety, pain perception, and coping in children and adolescents
    Meghan L Marsac
    The Center for Injury Prevention and Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Dent Child (Chic) 75:243-51. 2008
  6. doi request reprint After the injury: initial evaluation of a web-based intervention for parents of injured children
    M L Marsac
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Injury Research revention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:1-12. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A mixed methods assessment of coping with pediatric cancer
    Aimee K Hildenbrand
    a Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 32:37-58. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress following pediatric injury: update on diagnosis, risk factors, and intervention
    Nancy Kassam-Adams
    Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania2Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania3Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    JAMA Pediatr 167:1158-65. 2013
  9. pmc Acute stress symptoms in children: results from an international data archive
    Nancy Kassam-Adams
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:812-20. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A pilot randomized controlled trial assessing secondary prevention of traumatic stress integrated into pediatric trauma care
    Nancy Kassam-Adams
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:252-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Preventing posttraumatic stress following pediatric injury: a randomized controlled trial of a web-based psycho-educational intervention for parents
    Meghan L Marsac
    PhD, Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, Suite 1150, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:1101-11. 2013
    ..The study objective is to evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of a web-based intervention for parents (AfterTheInjury.org [ATI]) in promoting emotional recovery following pediatric injury...
  2. doi request reprint Child coping, parent coping assistance, and post-traumatic stress following paediatric physical injury
    M L Marsac
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Child Care Health Dev 39:171-7. 2013
    ..The objectives of the current research were to describe child coping behaviour and parent coping assistance following a child's injury, and to investigate the relationships among coping, coping assistance and child PTSS...
  3. doi request reprint Acceptability and feasibility of family use of The Cellie Cancer Coping Kit
    Meghan L Marsac
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market, Suite 1150, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:3315-24. 2012
    ..The Cellie kit is designed to promote coping and decrease distress in children undergoing pediatric cancer treatment. It includes a plush toy, coping cards, and book for caregivers...
  4. doi request reprint Child coping and parent coping assistance during the peritrauma period in injured children
    Meghan L Marsac
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Fam Syst Health 29:279-90. 2011
    ..Further research should examine coping during the peritrauma period as it relates to physical and emotional outcomes to inform secondary prevention programs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationships among psychological functioning, dental anxiety, pain perception, and coping in children and adolescents
    Meghan L Marsac
    The Center for Injury Prevention and Research, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Dent Child (Chic) 75:243-51. 2008
    ..Additionally, the child's coping type and approach should be considered in treatment planning...
  6. doi request reprint After the injury: initial evaluation of a web-based intervention for parents of injured children
    M L Marsac
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Injury Research revention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:1-12. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint A mixed methods assessment of coping with pediatric cancer
    Aimee K Hildenbrand
    a Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 32:37-58. 2014
    ..Using a mixed methods approach to assess coping provides a richer understanding of families' experiences, which can better inform clinical practice. ..
  8. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress following pediatric injury: update on diagnosis, risk factors, and intervention
    Nancy Kassam-Adams
    Center for Pediatric Traumatic Stress, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania2Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania3Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    JAMA Pediatr 167:1158-65. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Acute stress symptoms in children: results from an international data archive
    Nancy Kassam-Adams
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:812-20. 2012
    ..To describe the prevalence of acute stress disorder (ASD) symptoms and to examine proposed DSM-5 symptom criteria in relation to concurrent functional impairment in children and adolescents...
  10. doi request reprint A pilot randomized controlled trial assessing secondary prevention of traumatic stress integrated into pediatric trauma care
    Nancy Kassam-Adams
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:252-9. 2011
    ..Both groups improved over time, but 6 months postinjury approximately 10% of each group still met criteria for PTSD, suggesting room for improvement in comprehensive pediatric injury care...
  11. pmc Psychometric properties of the FACES-IV in a pediatric oncology population
    Meghan L Marsac
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:528-38. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the psychometric properties of the Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scales, version IV (FACES-IV) in families of children with cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Coping with pediatric cancer: strategies employed by children and their parents to manage cancer-related stressors during treatment
    Aimee K Hildenbrand
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 28:344-54. 2011
    ..Within families, few coping strategies were reported (child: M = 1.47, SD = 0.99; parent: M = 3.33, SD = 1.18), suggesting that early family-based interventions teaching coping techniques for cancer-related stressors may be beneficial...
  13. doi request reprint Understanding recovery in children following traffic-related injuries: Exploring acute traumatic stress reactions, child coping, and coping assistance
    Meghan L Marsac
    1Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 19:233-43. 2014
    ..To best inform interventions, research is needed to examine change in coping behaviors and coping assistance over time, including potential bidirectional relationships between trauma reactions and coping. ..
  14. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder symptom structure in injured children: functional impairment and depression symptoms in a confirmatory factor analysis
    Nancy Kassam-Adams
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, Suite 1150, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:616-25, 625.e1-4. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Psychosocial and pharmacological management of pain in pediatric sickle cell disease
    Aimee K Hildenbrand
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
    Postgrad Med 126:123-33. 2014
    ..Considering the significant impact of pain on functional outcomes and quality of life among children with SCD, additional clinical trials are warranted to ensure that interventions are safe and efficacious. ..