Marcia E Herman-Giddens
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Child abuse homicides: a special problem within North Carolina's military familiesMarcia E Herman-Giddens
North Carolina Child Advocacy Institute, USA
N C Med J 66:380-2. 2005
- Secondary sexual characteristics in boys: data from the Pediatric Research in Office Settings NetworkMarcia E Herman-Giddens
Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1450 Russell Chapel Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312, USA
Pediatrics 130:e1058-68. 2012..Current international studies suggest earlier puberty in boys than previous studies, following recent trend in girls...
- Recent data on pubertal milestones in United States children: the secular trend toward earlier developmentMarcia E Herman-Giddens
Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, 27312, USA
Int J Androl 29:241-6; discussion 286-90. 2006..More studies on boys with reliable methodologies are needed. Earlier development may not be healthy and may indicate environmental problems that need to be further researched and addressed...
- Navigating the recent articles on girls' puberty in Pediatrics: what do we know and where do we go from here?Marcia E Herman-Giddens
Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Pediatrics 113:911-7. 2004
- Newborns killed or left to die by a parent: a population-based studyMarcia E Herman-Giddens
North Carolina Child Advocacy Institute, Raleigh, USA
JAMA 289:1425-9. 2003..Interest in the discarding or killing of newborns by parents has increased due to wide news coverage and efforts by states to provide Safe Haven legislation to combat the problem...
- Secondary sexual characteristics in boys: estimates from the national health and nutrition examination survey III, 1988-1994M E Herman-Giddens
Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27312, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:1022-8. 2001..Descriptive data on pubertal stages for a representative population of racially and ethnically diverse boys in the United States have not been published to our knowledge...
- Underascertainment of child abuse mortality in the United StatesM E Herman-Giddens
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Department of Health and Human Services, Raleigh, NC, USA
JAMA 282:463-7. 1999..Mortality figures in the United States are believed to underestimate the incidence of fatal child abuse...
- The epidemiology of adolescent homicide in North Carolina from 1990 to 1995T Coyne-Beasley
Department of Community Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7225, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:349-56. 1999..Most studies report data on urban adolescents and young adults as a single age group (age 15-24 years), but homicide characteristics among adolescents, especially those younger than 15 years, may differ from those of young adults...
- What we can learn from the spectrum of infant physical abuse in AlaskaMarcia E Herman-Giddens
North Carolina Child Advocacy Institute, School of Public Health, UNC CH, Pittsboro, NC 27312, USA
Child Abuse Negl 28:7-8. 2004
- Secondary sexual characteristics in children with cerebral palsy and moderate to severe motor impairment: a cross-sectional surveyGordon Worley
Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Pediatrics 110:897-902. 2002....
- Examination of US puberty-timing data from 1940 to 1994 for secular trends: panel findingsSusan Y Euling
National Center for Environmental Assessment, Office of Research and Development, US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC 20460, USA
Pediatrics 121:S172-91. 2008....
- The decline in the age of menarche in the United States: should we be concerned?Marcia E Herman-Giddens
J Adolesc Health 40:201-3. 2007