Anjali Jain

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Why don't low-income mothers worry about their preschoolers being overweight?
    A Jain
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 107:1138-46. 2001
  2. pmc Injury related infant death: the impact of race and birth weight
    A Jain
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Inj Prev 7:135-40. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint How good is the evidence linking breastfeeding and intelligence?
    Anjali Jain
    Section of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago Children s Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1044-53. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Mothers misunderstand questions on a feeding questionnaire
    Anjali Jain
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Appetite 42:249-54. 2004
  5. pmc Food messages on African American television shows
    Manasi A Tirodkar
    Committee on Human Development, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:439-41. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The challenge of preventing and treating obesity in low-income, preschool children: perceptions of WIC health care professionals
    Leigh A Chamberlin
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:662-8. 2002

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Why don't low-income mothers worry about their preschoolers being overweight?
    A Jain
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 107:1138-46. 2001
    ..Mothers are in an important position to prevent obesity in their children by shaping early diet and activity patterns. However, many mothers of overweight preschool children are not worried about their child's weight...
  2. pmc Injury related infant death: the impact of race and birth weight
    A Jain
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Inj Prev 7:135-40. 2001
    ..To examine the effect of race and birth weight independent of other sociodemographic factors on injury related infant death using national data...
  3. ncbi request reprint How good is the evidence linking breastfeeding and intelligence?
    Anjali Jain
    Section of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago Children s Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1044-53. 2002
    ..We conducted a critical review of the many studies that have tried to determine whether breastfeeding has a beneficial effect on intellect...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mothers misunderstand questions on a feeding questionnaire
    Anjali Jain
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Appetite 42:249-54. 2004
    ..Thus, qualitative interviewing could help to match the intention in asking a question with its interpretation by respondents. A mismatch may contribute to our low level of understanding about the causes of early obesity...
  5. pmc Food messages on African American television shows
    Manasi A Tirodkar
    Committee on Human Development, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:439-41. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The challenge of preventing and treating obesity in low-income, preschool children: perceptions of WIC health care professionals
    Leigh A Chamberlin
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:662-8. 2002
    ..Nutrition counseling efforts in WIC target childhood obesity, but new approaches are needed that address the different perceptions about obesity that are held by clients and health care professionals...