R W Blum

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The health of young people in a global context
    Robert W Blum
    Center for Adolescent Health and Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:402-18. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Promoting school connectedness: evidence from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
    Clea A McNeely
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, University Gateway, Suite 260, 200 Oak St, SE, Minneapolis, MN 55445, USA
    J Sch Health 72:138-46. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Work group V: increasing the capacity of schools, neighborhoods, and communities to improve adolescent health outcomes
    Robert W Blum
    Division of Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:288-92. 2002
  4. pmc Adolescent health in the Caribbean: risk and protective factors
    Robert W Blum
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:456-60. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Uganda AIDS prevention: A,B,C and politics
    Robert W Blum
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 2002, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:428-32. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-risk behaviors and protective factors among adolescents with mobility impairments and learning and emotional disabilities
    R W Blum
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:481-90. 2001
  7. pmc The effects of race/ethnicity, income, and family structure on adolescent risk behaviors
    R W Blum
    Adolescent Health Program, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1879-84. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Protecting adolescents from harm. Findings from the National Longitudinal Study on Adolescent Health
    M D Resnick
    Adolescent Health Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    JAMA 278:823-32. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts among American Indian and Alaska Native youth: risk and protective factors
    I W Borowsky
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:573-80. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of risk behaviors among American Indian youth
    S J Potthoff
    Department of Healthcare Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:157-63. 1998

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  1. ncbi request reprint The health of young people in a global context
    Robert W Blum
    Center for Adolescent Health and Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:402-18. 2004
    ..To examine the chief causes and influences of morbidity and mortality among young people throughout the world...
  2. ncbi request reprint Promoting school connectedness: evidence from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
    Clea A McNeely
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, University Gateway, Suite 260, 200 Oak St, SE, Minneapolis, MN 55445, USA
    J Sch Health 72:138-46. 2002
    ..Positive classroom management climates, participation in extracurricular activities, tolerant disciplinary policies, and small school size were associated positively with higher school connectedness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Work group V: increasing the capacity of schools, neighborhoods, and communities to improve adolescent health outcomes
    Robert W Blum
    Division of Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:288-92. 2002
  4. pmc Adolescent health in the Caribbean: risk and protective factors
    Robert W Blum
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:456-60. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Uganda AIDS prevention: A,B,C and politics
    Robert W Blum
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 2002, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:428-32. 2004
    ..The empirical bases for both an abstinence-only and a combined (A,B,C) strategy is reviewed; and the political consequences of the debate for both Africa and the United States are explored...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-risk behaviors and protective factors among adolescents with mobility impairments and learning and emotional disabilities
    R W Blum
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:481-90. 2001
    ..Protective factors are explored to identify which individual, family, and school factors are associated with diminished risk...
  7. pmc The effects of race/ethnicity, income, and family structure on adolescent risk behaviors
    R W Blum
    Adolescent Health Program, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1879-84. 2000
    ..The study examined the unique and combined contributions of race/ethnicity, income, and family structure to adolescent cigarette smoking, alcohol use, involvement with violence, suicidal thoughts or attempts, and sexual intercourse...
  8. ncbi request reprint Protecting adolescents from harm. Findings from the National Longitudinal Study on Adolescent Health
    M D Resnick
    Adolescent Health Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    JAMA 278:823-32. 1997
    ..The main threats to adolescents' health are the risk behaviors they choose. How their social context shapes their behaviors is poorly understood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts among American Indian and Alaska Native youth: risk and protective factors
    I W Borowsky
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:573-80. 1999
    ..American Indians and Alaska Natives have the highest suicide rates of all ethnic groups in the United States, and suicide is the second leading cause of death for American Indian and Alaska Native youth...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of risk behaviors among American Indian youth
    S J Potthoff
    Department of Healthcare Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:157-63. 1998
    ..To explore the covariation of risk behaviors in a national sample of American Indian reservation-based youth using listwise principal components factor analysis and to determine how these risk behaviors may vary by age and sex...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does scoliosis have a psychological impact and does gender make a difference?
    W K Payne
    Twin Cities Scoliosis Spine Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:1380-4. 1997
    ..Collected on more than 75,000 school age adolescents, with established validity and reliability, a secondary analysis of adolescents with scoliosis was performed as compared with a normative peer group...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development of adolescent self-report measures from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
    R E Sieving
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:73-81. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: This article provides adolescent health researchers with a set of methodologic procedures and measures developed in early research on the Add Health core adolescent data set...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patterns of consultation among adolescent minors obtaining an abortion
    M D Resnick
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 64:310-6. 1994
    ..At both the time of the abortion and one year later, the adolescents perceived their mother and their male partner as the two most important and helpful people in reaching a decision...
  14. ncbi request reprint Individual and environmental impacts on sexual health of Caribbean youth
    Sarah J Lerand
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Adolescent Health and Development at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:707-17. 2006
    ..Strong associations between rage and physical/sexual abuse and risky sexual behaviors are of notable concern...
  15. pmc Adolescent health in the Caribbean: a regional portrait
    Linda Halcon
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1851-7. 2003
    ..This study assessed youth health in the Caribbean Community and Common Market countries and describes the prevalence of health-related factors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Families' recommendations for improving services for children with chronic conditions
    A W Garwick
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Maternal and Child Health Program, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:440-8. 1998
    ..Little research has been done on services and programs for children with chronic conditions and their families from the perspective of family caregivers from diverse cultural backgrounds...
  17. ncbi request reprint Culture and the care of children with chronic conditions: their physicians' views
    J Joseph-Di Caprio
    Department of Pediatrics, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:1030-5. 1999
    ..Little is known about physicians' perceptions of the influence of culture on the health care of children with chronic and disabling conditions...
  18. doi request reprint Enduring consequences of parenting for risk behaviors from adolescence into early adulthood
    Kathleen M Roche
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:2023-34. 2008
    ..Overall, findings support the strategy of family-focused interventions that stress the importance close relationships for females and of instrumental control for males...
  19. ncbi request reprint Youth in sub-Saharan Africa
    Robert W Blum
    Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:230-8. 2007
    ..Although acquired immunodeficiency syndrome is the predominant cause of death among youth, maternal mortality remains a major risk of death for youth--in some countries 600 times greater than that of peers in the industrialized world...
  20. ncbi request reprint A pilot of audio computer-assisted self-interview for youth reproductive health research in Vietnam
    Linh Cu Le
    Department of Demography, Hanoi School of Public Health, Hanoi, Vietnam
    J Adolesc Health 38:740-7. 2006
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Reducing risk, increasing protective factors: findings from the Caribbean Youth Health Survey
    Robert W Blum
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:493-500. 2004
    ....
  22. pmc Predictors of early sexual initiation among a nationally representative sample of Nigerian adolescents
    Adesegun O Fatusi
    Department of Community Health, College of Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    BMC Public Health 8:136. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study is to examine predictors of adolescent sexual initiation among a nationally representative sample of adolescents in Nigeria...
  23. ncbi request reprint Introduction. Improving transition for adolescents with special health care needs from pediatric to adult-centered health care
    Robert W Blum
    Pediatrics 110:1301-3. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in juvenile violence: a report from Add Health
    Jamie Blum
    Bates College, Lewiston, Maine, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:234-40. 2003