Dimitri A Christakis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Modifying media content for preschool children: a randomized controlled trial
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatrics 131:431-8. 2013
  2. pmc A pilot evaluation of associations between displayed depression references on Facebook and self-reported depression using a clinical scale
    MEGAN ANDREAS MORENO
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Adolescent Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 2, 870 University Ave, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 39:295-304. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevention of deaths from harmful drinking in the United States: the potential effects of tax increases and advertising bans on young drinkers
    William Hollingworth
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Box 359960, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:300-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Unnecessary care for bronchiolitis decreases with increasing inpatient prevalence of bronchiolitis
    William C Van Cleve
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e1106-12. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Preschoolers' total daily screen time at home and by type of child care
    Pooja S Tandon
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 158:297-300. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between parental satisfaction and antibiotic prescription for children with cough and cold symptoms
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:774-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Audible television and decreased adult words, infant vocalizations, and conversational turns: a population-based study
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, 1100 Olive Way, Ste 500, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:554-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary language of parent is associated with disparities in pediatric preventive care
    Adam L Cohen
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 148:254-8. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Infant video viewing and salivary cortisol responses: a randomized experiment
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, University of Washington, Seatlle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1035-40. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of block play on language acquisition and attention in toddlers: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, and Child Health Institute, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th St, Ste 210, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:967-71. 2007

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Modifying media content for preschool children: a randomized controlled trial
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatrics 131:431-8. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc A pilot evaluation of associations between displayed depression references on Facebook and self-reported depression using a clinical scale
    MEGAN ANDREAS MORENO
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Adolescent Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 2, 870 University Ave, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 39:295-304. 2012
    ..Displayed references to depression symptoms were associated with self-reported depression symptoms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevention of deaths from harmful drinking in the United States: the potential effects of tax increases and advertising bans on young drinkers
    William Hollingworth
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Box 359960, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:300-8. 2006
    ..In this study, we estimate the impact of interventions to reduce the prevalence of drinking among youth on subsequent drinking patterns and alcohol-attributable mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Unnecessary care for bronchiolitis decreases with increasing inpatient prevalence of bronchiolitis
    William C Van Cleve
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e1106-12. 2011
    ..To measure the association between inpatient bronchiolitis prevalence (IBP) and the delivery of unnecessary tests and treatments to patients hospitalized with bronchiolitis...
  5. doi request reprint Preschoolers' total daily screen time at home and by type of child care
    Pooja S Tandon
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 158:297-300. 2011
    ..To assess preschoolers' cumulative daily screen time, measure the contributions of the home and the child care setting to this total, and characterize children that are most at risk for excessive screen time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between parental satisfaction and antibiotic prescription for children with cough and cold symptoms
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:774-7. 2005
    ..Providers' interest in satisfying parents may provide an impetus for unnecessary antibiotic use in children...
  7. doi request reprint Audible television and decreased adult words, infant vocalizations, and conversational turns: a population-based study
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, 1100 Olive Way, Ste 500, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:554-8. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that audible television is associated with decreased parent and child interactions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary language of parent is associated with disparities in pediatric preventive care
    Adam L Cohen
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 148:254-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether infants of parents whose primary language is not English are less likely to receive recommended preventive care than infants of parents whose primary language is English...
  9. doi request reprint Infant video viewing and salivary cortisol responses: a randomized experiment
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, University of Washington, Seatlle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1035-40. 2013
    ..To test the hypothesis that salivary cortisol levels respond differently when infants play with blocks compared with watching a digital video disk (DVD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of block play on language acquisition and attention in toddlers: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, and Child Health Institute, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th St, Ste 210, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:967-71. 2007
    ..To test the hypotheses that block play improves language acquisition and attention...
  11. pmc Improving parental adherence with asthma treatment guidelines: a randomized controlled trial of an interactive website
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:302-11. 2012
    ..We sought to test whether an interactive website grounded in social cognitive theory can improve the dispensing of controller medications and adherence with them where indicated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Frequency of parent-supervised outdoor play of US preschool-aged children
    Pooja S Tandon
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle, WA 98145, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:707-12. 2012
    ..To characterize preschoolers’ daily parent-supervised outdoor play frequency and associated factors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Associations between media viewing and language development in children under age 2 years
    Frederick J Zimmerman
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    J Pediatr 151:364-8. 2007
    ..To test the association of media exposure with language development in children under age 2 years...
  14. doi request reprint Preschool-aged children's television viewing in child care settings
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1627-32. 2009
    ..The goal was to quantify television viewing in day care settings and to investigate the characteristics of programs that predict viewing...
  15. doi request reprint The frequency of outdoor play for preschool age children cared for at home-based child care settings
    Pooja S Tandon
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:475-80. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Continuity of binge and harmful drinking from late adolescence to early adulthood
    Carolyn A McCarty
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatrics 114:714-9. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that late adolescent drinking behavior (ages 17-20) is associated with harmful and binge drinking in early adulthood (ages 30-31)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Toward family-centered inpatient medical care: the role of parents as participants in medical decisions
    Beth A Tarini
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Pediatr 151:690-5, 695.e1. 2007
    ..To determine parental participation in medical decision-making (MDM) during hospitalization and its association with parental self-efficacy and to explore other factors associated with participation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cigarette tax increase and media campaign cost of reducing smoking-related deaths
    Paul A Fishman
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:19-26. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Compliance with guidelines for the medical care of first urinary tract infections in infants: a population-based study
    Adam L Cohen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th St, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1474-8. 2005
    ..No population-based studies have examined the degree to which practice parameters are followed for urinary tract infections in infants...
  20. ncbi request reprint Variation in inpatient diagnostic testing and management of bronchiolitis
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 115:878-84. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation interventions for adolescents: a systematic review
    Michelle M Garrison
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Box 354920, 6200 NE 74th Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:363-7. 2003
    ..To conduct a systematic review of controlled trials for adolescent smoking cessation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Associations between content types of early media exposure and subsequent attentional problems
    Frederick J Zimmerman
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th St, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Pediatrics 120:986-92. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that early television viewing of 3 content types is associated with subsequent attentional problems. The 3 different content types are educational, nonviolent entertainment, and violent entertainment...
  23. doi request reprint Indoor versus outdoor time in preschoolers at child care
    Pooja S Tandon
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:85-8. 2013
    ..Being outdoors may have health benefits including being more physically active. Understanding the relationship between outdoor time and health is hampered by the difficulty of measuring outdoor time...
  24. doi request reprint Neonatal seizures: treatment and treatment variability in 31 United States pediatric hospitals
    Heidi K Blume
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle Children s Hospital Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:148-54. 2009
    ..001). These findings highlight the need for rigorous controlled outcome studies to determine optimal therapy for neonatal seizures and devise treatment standards...
  25. ncbi request reprint Television, video, and computer game usage in children under 11 years of age
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, 98115 8160, USA
    J Pediatr 145:652-6. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Early cognitive stimulation, emotional support, and television watching as predictors of subsequent bullying among grade-school children
    Frederick J Zimmerman
    Department of Health Services, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:384-8. 2005
    ..Bullying is a major public health issue, the risk factors for which are poorly understood...
  27. ncbi request reprint Children's television viewing and cognitive outcomes: a longitudinal analysis of national data
    Frederick J Zimmerman
    Child Health Institute, and Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:619-25. 2005
    ..To test the independent effects of television viewing in children before age 3 years and at ages 3 to 5 years on several measures of cognitive outcomes at ages 6 and 7 years...
  28. pmc Redefining outcome of first seizures by acute illness
    Emily T Martin
    Center for Clinical and Translational Research, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1477-84. 2010
    ..Seizures are common in children, but the causes and recurrence risk for children with a nonfebrile first seizure remain poorly understood...
  29. pmc Media use and child sleep: the impact of content, timing, and environment
    Michelle M Garrison
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, PO Box 5371, Seattle, WA 98145, USA
    Pediatrics 128:29-35. 2011
    ..However, little is known about how content choices and adult co-use affect this relationship...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevention of smoking-related deaths in the United States
    Frederick P Rivara
    Department of Pediatrics, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:118-25. 2004
    ..Tobacco is the leading cause of death in the United States. The majority of people who smoke begin before age 18...
  31. ncbi request reprint Parental emotional support and subsequent internalizing and externalizing problems among children
    Carolyn A McCarty
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 26:267-75. 2005
    ..This study discusses the importance of very early parental emotional support in promoting positive child development...
  32. ncbi request reprint Emergency department use and perceived delay in accessing illness care among children with Medicaid
    Alison A Galbraith
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:509-13. 2004
    ..Children covered by Medicaid are at increased risk of emergency department (ED) utilization.Objective.-To examine whether an association exists between ED use and perceived delay in accessing acute care...
  33. ncbi request reprint Infection control policies and hospital-associated infections among surgical patients: variability and associations in a multicenter pediatric setting
    Danielle M Zerr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e387-92. 2005
    ..Hospital-associated infections are an important cause of patient morbidity and death. Little is known about the variability of infection rates and infection control practices among pediatric hospitals...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mortality attributable to harmful drinking in the United States, 2000
    Frederick P Rivara
    Department of Pediatrics, and the Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115 8160, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:530-6. 2004
    ..This study provides updated information on the number of deaths in the United States attributable to harmful drinking...
  35. ncbi request reprint Improving pediatric prevention via the internet: a randomized, controlled trial
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1157-66. 2006
    ..Innovations to improve the delivery of pediatric preventive care are needed...
  36. doi request reprint The effects of infant media usage: what do we know and what should we learn?
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Acta Paediatr 98:8-16. 2009
    ..This article reviews what is known about the effects of infant TV viewing on multiple domains of child development including language, cognition and attentional capacity as well as directions for future research...
  37. doi request reprint Variation in inpatient resource utilization and management of apparent life-threatening events
    Joel S Tieder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 152:629-35, 635.e1-2. 2008
    ..To report national variations in diagnostic approaches to apparent life-threatening events (ALTEs) and resource utilization...
  38. doi request reprint Hospital-based influenza vaccination of children: an opportunity to prevent subsequent hospitalization
    Danielle M Zerr
    Children s Research Institute, and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Pediatrics 121:345-8. 2008
    ..We performed this study to determine the frequency of previous hospitalization among children hospitalized with influenza...
  39. ncbi request reprint Violent television viewing during preschool is associated with antisocial behavior during school age
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatrics 120:993-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that exposure to violent television viewing when children are 2 to 5 years of age would be associated with antisocial behavior at ages 7 to 10...
  40. doi request reprint Physical activity and beverages in home- and center-based child care programs
    Pooja S Tandon
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98145 5005, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:355-9. 2012
    ..To describe and compare obesity prevention practices related to physical activity and beverages in home- and center-based child care programs...
  41. ncbi request reprint Aminoglycoside-based triple-antibiotic therapy versus monotherapy for children with ruptured appendicitis
    Adam B Goldin
    Department of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Pediatrics 119:905-11. 2007
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Media education in pediatric residencies: a national survey
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98145, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:55-8. 2013
    ..Little is known about the current state of residency education with respect to counseling parents about media usage and whether trainees consider it to be adequate...
  43. doi request reprint Parental cultural attitudes and beliefs regarding young children and television
    Wanjiku F M Njoroge
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:739-45. 2013
    ..Research has shown that preschool-aged children spend considerable time with media, and risks and benefits for cognitive and behavioral outcomes exist depending on what is watched and how it is watched...
  44. ncbi request reprint Early television viewing is associated with protesting turning off the television at age 6
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    MedGenMed 8:63. 2006
    ..The effects of early exposure to television remain poorly defined. Although some have speculated that television may be habit-forming, evidence is lacking especially in young children...
  45. doi request reprint Controller medication use and sleep problems in pediatric asthma: a longitudinal case-crossover analysis
    Michelle M Garrison
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, WA 98145, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:826-30. 2011
    ..To determine the effect of asthma controller medication use, choice, and adherence on sleep in children with asthma...
  46. pmc Problematic internet usage in US college students: a pilot study
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, 2001 Eighth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    BMC Med 9:77. 2011
    ..Internet addiction among US college students remains a concern, but robust estimates of its prevalence are lacking...
  47. pmc The impact of a healthy media use intervention on sleep in preschool children
    Michelle M Garrison
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle, Washington 98145 5005, USA
    Pediatrics 130:492-9. 2012
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Airway procedures and hemangiomas: treatment patterns and outcome in U.S. pediatric hospitals
    Jonathan A Perkins
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Seattle Children s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way N E, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1302-7. 2009
    ..Characterize and compare care in children with hemangiomas, who do or do not undergo airway procedures...
  49. ncbi request reprint The association between television viewing and irregular sleep schedules among children less than 3 years of age
    Darcy A Thompson
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 116:851-6. 2005
    ..Although television viewing is associated with altered sleep patterns and sleep disorders among children and adolescents, the effect of television viewing on the sleep patterns of infants and toddlers is not known...
  50. ncbi request reprint Hospital characteristics associated with the management of pediatric splenic injuries
    Stephen M Bowman
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 294:2611-7. 2005
    ..As asplenic children are at increased risk of overwhelming postsplenectomy infection, nonoperative management may be considered a quality of care indicator...
  51. ncbi request reprint Risk of death for children with down syndrome and sepsis
    Michelle M Garrison
    Child Health Institute and Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 4920, USA
    J Pediatr 147:748-52. 2005
    ..To determine differences in case fatality rates between children with and without Down syndrome...
  52. ncbi request reprint A comparison of reviewers selected by editors and reviewers suggested by authors
    Frederick P Rivara
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Pediatr 151:202-5. 2007
    ..To compare reviews done by editor-selected reviewers with reviews by author-suggested reviewers, examining the quality, timeliness, and recommendations of the 2 sets of reviewers...
  53. doi request reprint Capacity to participation in cerebral palsy: evidence of an indirect path via performance
    Kristie F Bjornson
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:2365-72. 2013
    ..To examine the hypothesis that the influence of physical activity capacity on participation is mediated through activity performance...
  54. ncbi request reprint Nonfebrile illness seizures: a unique seizure category?
    Danielle M Zerr
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Epilepsia 46:952-5. 2005
    ..To describe the clinical characteristics of children with a first-time nonfebrile seizure in the setting of mild illness and to test the hypothesis that these seizures are associated with illness characterized by diarrhea...
  55. ncbi request reprint Dietary energy density is associated with selected predictors of obesity in U.S. Children
    Jason A Mendoza
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Nutr 136:1318-22. 2006
    ..Although food insecurity and WIC enrollment were not associated with DED in this study sample, milk consumption in children < or = 4 y old was associated with lower DED...
  56. ncbi request reprint Use of incident reports by physicians and nurses to document medical errors in pediatric patients
    James A Taylor
    Developmental Center for Evaluation and Research in Pediatric Patient Safety, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98915 4920, USA
    Pediatrics 114:729-35. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Early television exposure and subsequent attentional problems in children
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 113:708-13. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that early television exposure (at ages 1 and 3) is associated with attentional problems at age 7...
  58. doi request reprint Nutrition menu labeling may lead to lower-calorie restaurant meal choices for children
    Pooja S Tandon
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 500, MPW 8 1, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pediatrics 125:244-8. 2010
    ..Our aim was to determine whether nutrition labeling on menus would lead to lower-calorie choices for children...
  59. ncbi request reprint Pediatric smoking prevention interventions delivered by care providers: a systematic review
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:358-62. 2003
    ..To conduct a systematic review of randomized controlled trials of smoking prevention interventions for youth delivered via medical or dental providers' offices...
  60. ncbi request reprint State newborn screening in the tandem mass spectrometry era: more tests, more false-positive results
    Beth A Tarini
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 118:448-56. 2006
    ..It is not known how state newborn screening programs have changed screening practices in response to this technology and how it affects the number of false-positive test results...
  61. doi request reprint Research ethics in the MySpace era
    Megan A Moreno
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Adolescent Medicine, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Pediatrics 121:157-61. 2008
    ..Addressing each of these concerns, we offer an ethical framework to promote informed and appropriate decisions...
  62. pmc Internet addiction: a 21st century epidemic?
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    BMC Med 8:61. 2010
    ..In this commentary, I outline my recommendations for improved diagnosis, study and prevention of internet addiction...