Patrick Curran

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Building path diagrams for multilevel models
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 12:283-97. 2007
  2. pmc Pooling data from multiple longitudinal studies: the role of item response theory in integrative data analysis
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:365-80. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Testing main effects and interactions in latent curve analysis
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 9:220-37. 2004
  4. pmc The seemingly quixotic pursuit of a cumulative psychological science: introduction to the special issue
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 14:77-80. 2009
  5. pmc Integrative data analysis: the simultaneous analysis of multiple data sets
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 14:81-100. 2009
  6. pmc The use of latent trajectory models in psychopathology research
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:526-44. 2003
  7. pmc The disaggregation of within-person and between-person effects in longitudinal models of change
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 62:583-619. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Implications of latent trajectory models for the study of developmental psychopathology
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:581-612. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Linking teachers' memory-relevant language and the development of children's memory skills
    Jennifer L Coffman
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:1640-54. 2008
  10. pmc Defining risk heterogeneity for internalizing symptoms among children of alcoholic parents
    Andrea M Hussong
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:165-93. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Measurement Models in Latent Curve Analysis
    Patrick Curran; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. INNOVATIVE LATENT CURVE MODELS OF ADOLESCENT DRUG USE
    Patrick Curran; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Building path diagrams for multilevel models
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 12:283-97. 2007
    ..They then demonstrate their approach using several published empirical multilevel applications and conclude with potential limitations and directions for future developments...
  2. pmc Pooling data from multiple longitudinal studies: the role of item response theory in integrative data analysis
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:365-80. 2008
    ..The authors describe and demonstrate each step in the analysis and conclude with a discussion of potential limitations and directions for future research...
  3. ncbi request reprint Testing main effects and interactions in latent curve analysis
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 9:220-37. 2004
    ..A worked example is presented, and the use of these techniques is recommended whenever estimating conditional LCAs in practice...
  4. pmc The seemingly quixotic pursuit of a cumulative psychological science: introduction to the special issue
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 14:77-80. 2009
    ..The author proposes that the methods and techniques described in this set of articles can significantly propel researchers forward in their ongoing quest to build a cumulative psychological science...
  5. pmc Integrative data analysis: the simultaneous analysis of multiple data sets
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychol Methods 14:81-100. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc The use of latent trajectory models in psychopathology research
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:526-44. 2003
    ..The authors augment each section with a review of published applications of these methods in psychopathology-related research to demonstrate the implementation and interpretation of LTMs in practice...
  7. pmc The disaggregation of within-person and between-person effects in longitudinal models of change
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 62:583-619. 2011
    ..Potential limitations and directions for future research are discussed, and recommendations for the disaggregation of effects in practice are offered...
  8. ncbi request reprint Implications of latent trajectory models for the study of developmental psychopathology
    Patrick J Curran
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:581-612. 2003
    ..Third, we describe areas for future statistical development and encourage the ongoing interchange between developmental theory and quantitative methodology...
  9. doi request reprint Linking teachers' memory-relevant language and the development of children's memory skills
    Jennifer L Coffman
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:1640-54. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Defining risk heterogeneity for internalizing symptoms among children of alcoholic parents
    Andrea M Hussong
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:165-93. 2008
    ....
  11. pmc Parent alcoholism impacts the severity and timing of children's externalizing symptoms
    Andrea M Hussong
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:367-80. 2010
    ..In addition, proximal and time-varying effects of parent alcohol symptoms were also found. Implications for preventing escalations in externalizing symptoms among this high-risk population are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of coding time in estimating and interpreting growth curve models
    Jeremy C Biesanz
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706 1696, USA
    Psychol Methods 9:30-52. 2004
    ..Recommendations include coding time to produce readily interpretable estimates and graphing lower order effects across time with appropriate confidence intervals to help illustrate and understand the growth process...
  13. pmc Child, parent, and peer predictors of early-onset substance use: a multisite longitudinal study
    Julie B Kaplow
    Department of Psychology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 30:199-216. 2002
    ..Implications for typology, etiology, and prevention are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse hinders desistance in young adults' antisocial behavior
    Andrea M Hussong
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 16:1029-46. 2004
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint The integration of continuous and discrete latent variable models: potential problems and promising opportunities
    Daniel J Bauer
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7801, USA
    Psychol Methods 9:3-29. 2004
    ..However, armed with greater knowledge about the estimation of SEMMs in practice, researchers can exploit the flexibility of the model to gain a fuller understanding of the phenomenon under study...
  16. pmc An empirical evaluation of alternative methods of estimation for confirmatory factor analysis with ordinal data
    David B Flora
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    Psychol Methods 9:466-91. 2004
    ..Further, WLS performed adequately only at the largest sample size but led to substantial estimation difficulties with smaller samples. Finally, robust WLS performed well across all conditions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Distributional assumptions of growth mixture models: implications for overextraction of latent trajectory classes
    Daniel J Bauer
    Department of Psychology, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7801, USA
    Psychol Methods 8:338-63. 2003
    ..Significant predictive relationships may be obscured or spurious relationships identified. The implications of these results for applied research are highlighted, and future directions for quantitative developments are suggested...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients < or =45 years of age with acute myocardial infarction having percutaneous coronary intervention
    Eugene H Chung
    Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:1052-5. 2007
    ..The prevalence of smoking, male gender, and family history of premature coronary artery disease were the same for the 2 groups. In conclusion, MS was highly prevalent in this population of young patients with acute myocardial infarction...

Research Grants7

  1. Measurement Models in Latent Curve Analysis
    Patrick Curran; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. INNOVATIVE LATENT CURVE MODELS OF ADOLESCENT DRUG USE
    Patrick Curran; Fiscal Year: 2002
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