M J Kallan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Medicaid-based child restraint system disbursement and education and the vaccines for children program: comparative cost-effectiveness
    Jesse A Goldstein
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:58-65. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Non-fatal and fatal crash injury risk for children in minivans compared with children in sport utility vehicles
    M J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Inj Prev 15:8-12. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Seating patterns and corresponding risk of injury among 0- to 3-year-old children in child safety seats
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 523 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1342-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in booster seat use among young children in crashes
    D R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 108:E109. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Rear seating and risk of injury to child occupants by vehicle type
    F K Winston
    Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 45:51-60. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the effectiveness of forward facing child restraint systems
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, 3535 TraumaLink, 10th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:585-9. 2004
  7. pmc Trip characteristics of vehicle crashes involving child passengers
    I G Chen
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Inj Prev 11:219-24. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The danger of premature graduation to seat belts for young children
    F K Winston
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 105:1179-83. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Acute traumatic stress symptoms in child occupants and their parent drivers after crash involvement
    Flaura K Winston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania and TraumaLink, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1074-9. 2005
  10. pmc Risk factors for lymphedema after breast cancer treatment
    Sandra A Norman
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2734-46. 2010

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. doi request reprint Medicaid-based child restraint system disbursement and education and the vaccines for children program: comparative cost-effectiveness
    Jesse A Goldstein
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:58-65. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Non-fatal and fatal crash injury risk for children in minivans compared with children in sport utility vehicles
    M J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Inj Prev 15:8-12. 2009
    ..To compare the fatal and non-fatal crash injury risk for children in minivans compared with midsize and large sport utility vehicles (SUVs)...
  3. doi request reprint Seating patterns and corresponding risk of injury among 0- to 3-year-old children in child safety seats
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 523 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1342-7. 2008
    ..In addition, we determined the association between rear row seating location and risk of injury...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in booster seat use among young children in crashes
    D R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 108:E109. 2001
    ..In particular, several states are currently considering upgrades to their child restraint laws to include the use of booster seats for children over 4 years of age...
  5. ncbi request reprint Rear seating and risk of injury to child occupants by vehicle type
    F K Winston
    Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 45:51-60. 2001
    ..8% for front-seated occupants. Further research is needed to identify the child and vehicle characteristics which might explain this increased injury risk...
  6. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the effectiveness of forward facing child restraint systems
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, 3535 TraumaLink, 10th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:585-9. 2004
    ..These results provide those educating parents and caregivers population-based data on the importance of child restraint use...
  7. pmc Trip characteristics of vehicle crashes involving child passengers
    I G Chen
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Inj Prev 11:219-24. 2005
    ..To describe the trip characteristics of vehicle crashes involving children, and to examine the effect of situational factors on front row seating or inappropriate restraint for young children...
  8. ncbi request reprint The danger of premature graduation to seat belts for young children
    F K Winston
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 105:1179-83. 2000
    ..To determine the risk of significant injury associated with premature graduation of young (2- to 5-year-old) children to seat belts from child restraint systems (CRS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Acute traumatic stress symptoms in child occupants and their parent drivers after crash involvement
    Flaura K Winston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania and TraumaLink, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1074-9. 2005
    ..These families represent a minority of those exposed to the trauma of a crash. To date, no studies have explored the prevalence of ASD symptoms in the broader population of children and parents exposed to crashes...
  10. pmc Risk factors for lymphedema after breast cancer treatment
    Sandra A Norman
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2734-46. 2010
    ..As cancer treatments evolve, it is important to reevaluate their effect on lymphedema risk in breast cancer survivors...
  11. pmc High prevalence of overweight among pediatric users of community health centers
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e381-8. 2005
    ....
  12. pmc Macrolide resistance in adults with bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia
    Joshua P Metlay
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1223-30. 2006
    ..Among patients who reported taking antimicrobial agents in the 6 months preceding infection, failure to complete the course of prescribed drugs was associated with an increased probability of macrolide resistance (OR 3.4)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of booster seat laws on appropriate restraint use by children 4 to 7 years old involved in crashes
    Flaura K Winston
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:270-5. 2007
    ..To quantify the independent contribution of recently enacted booster seat laws on appropriate restraint use by child passengers in motor vehicles...
  14. doi request reprint Risk factors for death among older child and teenaged motor vehicle passengers
    Flaura Koplin Winston
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, Ste 1150, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:253-60. 2008
    ..To identify and prioritize risk factors for passenger death...
  15. pmc Injury risk for children in rear impacts: role of the front seat occupant
    Jessica Steps Jermakian
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:109-16. 2008
    ....
  16. pmc Lymphedema in breast cancer survivors: incidence, degree, time course, treatment, and symptoms
    Sandra A Norman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Center for Clinical Epidemiologyand Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:390-7. 2009
    ..To examine the incidence, degree, time course, treatment, and symptoms of lymphedema in breast cancer survivors...
  17. doi request reprint Trial of family and friend support for weight loss in African American adults
    Shiriki K Kumanyika
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1795-804. 2009
    ..Family and friend participation may provide culturally salient social support for weight loss in African American adults...
  18. ncbi request reprint Outpatient weight management in African-Americans: the Healthy Eating and Lifestyle Program (HELP) study
    Shiriki K Kumanyika
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Prev Med 41:488-502. 2005
    ..Effective clinical weight management approaches are needed to reach African-Americans...
  19. pmc Differential risk of injury in child occupants by passenger car classification
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 47:329-41. 2003
    ..Luxury and Sports vs. Small cars, despite similar average vehicle weights in both comparisons. Parents who are purchasing passenger cars should strongly consider the size of the vehicle and its crashworthiness...
  20. ncbi request reprint Association between medical comorbidity and treatment outcomes in late-life depression
    David W Oslin
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:823-8. 2002
    ..The objectives of this study were to examine the relationship between specific medical illnesses and the outcomes of treatment for late-life depression...
  21. ncbi request reprint Treatment effects from UPBEAT: a randomized trial of care management for behavioral health problems in hospitalized elderly patients
    David W Oslin
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Room 3002, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 17:99-106. 2004
    ..Despite a theoretical and practically sound intervention, participation was low and treatment outcomes, while generally good, appeared unaffected by the addition of the program...
  22. ncbi request reprint Similarities and differences in depression among black and white nursing home residents
    Tina L Harralson
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:175-84. 2002
    ..Results indicate the importance of considering the method used to diagnose depression and the necessity of controlling for the nursing home setting when examining racial differences in depression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury to child passengers in compact extended-cab pickup trucks
    Flaura K Winston
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, 3535 TraumaLink, 10th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    JAMA 287:1147-52. 2002
    ..An increasing number of compact pickup trucks can accommodate restrained rear occupants. Rear seats in these pickup trucks are exempt from regulatory safety testing though their relative safety has not been determined...
  24. pmc Effect of vehicle incompatibility on child occupant injury risk
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 49:279-92. 2005
    ..Though smaller in magnitude, this trend was also present in offside and rear crashes as well...
  25. ncbi request reprint The role of restraint and seat position in pediatric facial fractures
    Kristy B Arbogast
    TraumaLink and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Trauma 52:693-8. 2002
    ..Recently, head and brain injuries were identified as consequences of the inappropriate use of seat belts by children. The proposed mechanism of these injuries might also place a child at risk for facial fracture...
  26. pmc Effect of vehicle type on the performance of second generation air bags for child occupants
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 47:85-99. 2003
    ..However, in SUVs the data suggest no reduction in injury risk with the new designs. This field data provides crucial real-world experience to the automotive industry as they work towards the next generation of air bag designs...
  27. pmc Child passenger injury risk in sibling versus non-sibling teen driver crashes: a US study
    Teresa M Senserrick
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention formerly TraumaLink, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Inj Prev 13:207-10. 2007
    ..57, 95% CI 1.09 to 2.26). Child passengers riding with sibling teen drivers may be safer than those riding with non-sibling teens, but not as safe as those riding with adult drivers...
  28. doi request reprint Children with special health care needs: patterns of safety restraint use, seating position, and risk of injury in motor vehicle crashes
    Patty Huang
    Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3550 Market St, 3rd Floor, Room 3041, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 123:518-23. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to describe and compare variation in restraint use, seating position, and injury risk in motor vehicle crashes among children with and without special health care needs likely to affect behavior...
  29. ncbi request reprint Injury risk to restrained children exposed to deployed first- and second-generation air bags in frontal crashes
    Kristy B Arbogast
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:342-6. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Seat belt use among 13-15 year olds in primary and secondary enforcement law states
    Dennis R Durbin
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 39:524-9. 2007
    ..Given the lower rates of restraint use among teen drivers and their passengers, the effect of primary enforcement laws on the restraint use of young teen passengers is of particular interest...
  31. pmc Effect of model year and vehicle type on rollover crashes and associated injuries to children
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 50:171-84. 2006
    ..Even with this decline in SUV rollover risk, similarly aged passenger cars and minivans still exhibited a rollover risk approximately half that of their SUV counterparts...
  32. pmc Optimal restraint reduces the risk of abdominal injury in children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Michael L Nance
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 239:127-31. 2004
    ..While optimal restraint has been shown to reduce the risk of injuries overall, its effect on specific types of injuries, in particular abdominal injuries, has not been demonstrated...
  33. ncbi request reprint Incidence and clinical significance of abdominal wall bruising in restrained children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Nicolas Lutz
    Department of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:972-5. 2004
    ..Children involved in motor vehicle crashes (MVC) can sustain bruising of the abdominal wall associated with seat belt restraint. The incidence of bruising and its relationship with significant intraabdominal injuries are not known...
  34. ncbi request reprint Breathing difficulty and tinnitus among children exposed to airbag deployment
    Manoj K Mittal
    Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 39:624-8. 2007
    ....
  35. pmc Differential risk of injury to child occupants by SUV size
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 48:87-100. 2004
    ..There is an increased risk in both Small and Midsize SUVs when compared to Large SUVs. Parents who are purchasing a SUV should strongly consider the size of the vehicle and its crashworthiness...
  36. pmc The exposure of children to deploying side air bags: an initial field assessment
    Kristy B Arbogast
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 51:245-59. 2007
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Effectiveness of belt positioning booster seats: an updated assessment
    Kristy B Arbogast
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1281-6. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to provide an updated estimate of the effectiveness of belt-positioning booster (BPB) seats compared with seat belts alone in reducing the risk for injury for children aged 4 to 8 years...
  38. doi request reprint Front versus rear seat injury risk for child passengers: evaluation of newer model year vehicles
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 10:297-301. 2009
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to evaluate the association between seating row (front vs. rear) and risk of injury to children in newer model year vehicles...
  39. ncbi request reprint Lack of efficacy of estradiol for depression in postmenopausal women: a randomized, controlled trial
    Mary F Morrison
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:406-12. 2004
    ..Our goal was to study whether estrogen therapy is effective in treating depressive disorders in older postmenopausal women and to determine whether progestins are associated with a deterioration of mood...
  40. pmc SUV rollover in single vehicle crashes and the influence of ESC and SSF
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:3-8. 2008
    ..Our study builds on the previous work of NHTSA, IIHS, and others with regard to rollover risk by looking at an even wider array of late model year SUVs...
  41. pmc Effectiveness of high back and backless belt-positioning booster seats in side impact crashes
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 49:201-213. 2005
    ..This differential performance of the two types of BPB provides direction for future research into the design and performance of these restraints...
  42. ncbi request reprint Injuries to children in forward facing child restraints
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 46:213-30. 2002
    ..These results have implications for the current efforts to upgrade the current FMVSS 213 and better protect child passengers...
  43. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury to child passengers in sport utility vehicles
    Lauren Daly
    Department of Pediatrics, A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
    Pediatrics 117:9-14. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the relative risk of injury to children involved in crashes in SUVs, compared with those in passenger cars...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of child safety seats vs seat belts in reducing risk for death in children in passenger vehicle crashes
    Michael R Elliott
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:617-21. 2006
    ..To provide an estimate of benefit, if any, of child restraint systems over seat belts alone for children aged from 2 through 6 years...
  45. ncbi request reprint Assessing change in dietary-fat behaviors in a weight-loss program for African Americans: a potential short method
    Cheryl A M Anderson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:838-42. 2007
    ..36 and 0.35, respectively, both P<0.05). Thirty questions measuring consumption frequency may provide adequate information about dietary-fat behavior changes associated with weight loss...
  46. ncbi request reprint Methotrexate, hydroxychloroquine, and intramuscular gold in rheumatoid arthritis: relative area under the curve effectiveness and sequence effects
    Stacey Hurst
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
    J Rheumatol 29:1639-45. 2002
    ..We computed estimates of relative DMARD effectiveness from a large observational database using area under the curve (AUC) data...
  47. pmc Evaluation of pediatric use patterns and performance of lap shoulder belt systems in the center rear
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 48:57-72. 2004
    ..The data suggest that by requiring lap shoulder belts in the center rear, benefits would be realized to belted children, specifically the 4-8 year old group...