Cynthia Larkby

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prenatal alcohol exposure is associated with conduct disorder in adolescence: findings from a birth cohort
    Cynthia A Larkby
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:262-71. 2011
  2. pmc Adolescent initiation of drug use: effects of prenatal cocaine exposure
    Gale A Richardson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:37-46. 2013
  3. pmc Pubertal timing and early sexual intercourse in the offspring of teenage mothers
    Natacha M De Genna
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Program in Epidemiology, Suite 138, Webster Hall, 4415 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:1315-28. 2011
  4. pmc Pregnancies, abortions, and births among women with and without borderline personality disorder
    Natacha M De Genna
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Program in Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e371-7. 2012
  5. pmc Long-term effects of prenatal cigarette smoke exposure on behavior dysregulation among 14-year-old offspring of teenage mothers
    Marie D Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, WPIC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:694-705. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on growth: a longitudinal analysis
    Gale A Richardson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e1017-27. 2007
  7. pmc Body size and intelligence in 6-year-olds: are offspring of teenage mothers at risk?
    Marie D Cornelius
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:847-56. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Trait anxiety in pregnant women predicts offspring birth outcomes
    Shahla M Hosseini
    Departments of Physical Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:557-66. 2009
  9. pmc Effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on child behavior and growth at 10 years of age
    Gale A Richardson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 40:1-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, tobacco and marijuana use among pregnant teenagers: 6-year follow-up of offspring growth effects
    Marie D Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Building, PA 15213, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:703-10. 2002

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Prenatal alcohol exposure is associated with conduct disorder in adolescence: findings from a birth cohort
    Cynthia A Larkby
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:262-71. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between prenatal alcohol exposure and the rate of conduct disorder in exposed compared with unexposed adolescents...
  2. pmc Adolescent initiation of drug use: effects of prenatal cocaine exposure
    Gale A Richardson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:37-46. 2013
    ..To investigate the direct effects of prenatal cocaine exposure (PCE) on adolescent drug use, while controlling for other predictors of adolescent use...
  3. pmc Pubertal timing and early sexual intercourse in the offspring of teenage mothers
    Natacha M De Genna
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Program in Epidemiology, Suite 138, Webster Hall, 4415 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:1315-28. 2011
    ..Early maturation was associated with early sex in daughters, and may be one pathway for the inter-generational transfer of risk for teenage pregnancy among daughters of teenage mothers...
  4. pmc Pregnancies, abortions, and births among women with and without borderline personality disorder
    Natacha M De Genna
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Program in Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e371-7. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Long-term effects of prenatal cigarette smoke exposure on behavior dysregulation among 14-year-old offspring of teenage mothers
    Marie D Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, WPIC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:694-705. 2012
    ..These results are consistent with previous findings in this cohort when offspring were 6 and 10 years old, demonstrating that the effects of prenatal cigarette smoke exposure can be identified early and persist into adolescence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on growth: a longitudinal analysis
    Gale A Richardson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e1017-27. 2007
    ..We investigated the effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on offspring growth from 1 through 10 years of age by using a repeated-measures growth-curve model...
  7. pmc Body size and intelligence in 6-year-olds: are offspring of teenage mothers at risk?
    Marie D Cornelius
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:847-56. 2009
    ..Our objective was to examine differences in size and intelligence between two cohorts of offspring born to adolescent (n = 357) and adult mothers (n = 668) who attended the same prenatal clinic...
  8. doi request reprint Trait anxiety in pregnant women predicts offspring birth outcomes
    Shahla M Hosseini
    Departments of Physical Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:557-66. 2009
    ..Women who report chronic, severe trait anxiety are at the highest risk of having shorter gestations and delivering smaller babies...
  9. pmc Effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on child behavior and growth at 10 years of age
    Gale A Richardson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 40:1-8. 2013
    ..These behaviors may be precursors of later psychiatric problems. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, tobacco and marijuana use among pregnant teenagers: 6-year follow-up of offspring growth effects
    Marie D Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Building, PA 15213, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:703-10. 2002
    ....
  11. pmc Early and adverse experiences with sex and alcohol are associated with adolescent drinking before and during pregnancy
    Natacha M De Genna
    University of Pittsburgh and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic WPIC, Program in Epidemiology, Suite 138, 4415 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2799-810. 2007
    ..Implications for the health of adolescent mothers and their offspring are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Brief motivational enhancement intervention to prevent or reduce postpartum alcohol use: A single-blinded, randomized controlled effectiveness trial
    Doris McGartland Rubio
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA Data Center, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:382-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the effect of brief motivational enhancement intervention postpartum alcohol use...
  13. pmc Sexual abuse, sexual orientation, and obesity in women
    Helen A Smith
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1525-32. 2010
    ....

Research Grants6

  1. CHILDHOOD ABUSE AS A PREDICTOR OF ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL USE
    Cynthia Larkby; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..At ages 10 and 14 substance use by the children is measured. At age 14 child abuse in the mother and the child is assessed. These measures will be repeated at age 16. ..
  2. CHILD ABUSE, VIOLENCE, AND PTSD IN EARLY SUBSTANCE USE
    Cynthia Larkby; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Thus, this cohort provides a unique opportunity to investigate critical questions about the relation between childhood maltreatment and substance abuse. ..