Paula Lozano

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Asthma medication use and disease burden in children in a primary care population
    Paula Lozano
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:81-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint A multisite randomized trial of the effects of physician education and organizational change in chronic-asthma care: health outcomes of the Pediatric Asthma Care Patient Outcomes Research Team II Study
    Paula Lozano
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:875-83. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depressive disorders are associated with smoking in adolescents with asthma
    Terry Bush
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101 1448, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:425-32. 2007
  4. pmc The prevalence of DSM-IV anxiety and depressive disorders in youth with asthma compared with controls
    Wayne Katon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:455-63. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Agreement between parents and children regarding anxiety and depression diagnoses in children with asthma
    Carol M Rockhill
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:897-904. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of mental health care for youth with asthma and comorbid anxiety and depression
    Wayne J Katon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Med Care 44:1064-72. 2006
  7. pmc The effect of comorbid anxiety and depressive disorders on health care utilization and costs among adolescents with asthma
    Laura P Richardson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:398-406. 2008
  8. pmc Factors associated with detection and receipt of treatment for youth with depression and anxiety disorders
    Laura P Richardson
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:36-40. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint A multisite randomized trial of the effects of physician education and organizational change in chronic asthma care: cost-effectiveness analysis of the Pediatric Asthma Care Patient Outcomes Research Team II (PAC-PORT II)
    Sean D Sullivan
    Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program and Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:428-34. 2005
  10. pmc Anxiety and depression screening for youth in a primary care population
    Wayne Katon
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:182-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Asthma medication use and disease burden in children in a primary care population
    Paula Lozano
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:81-8. 2003
    ..Children with persistent asthma underuse controller medications and overuse relievers. A better understanding of the appropriateness of regimens, medication adherence, and adequacy of asthma control is needed...
  2. ncbi request reprint A multisite randomized trial of the effects of physician education and organizational change in chronic-asthma care: health outcomes of the Pediatric Asthma Care Patient Outcomes Research Team II Study
    Paula Lozano
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:875-83. 2004
    ..Traditional primary care practice change approaches have not led to full implementation of national asthma guidelines...
  3. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depressive disorders are associated with smoking in adolescents with asthma
    Terry Bush
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101 1448, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:425-32. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc The prevalence of DSM-IV anxiety and depressive disorders in youth with asthma compared with controls
    Wayne Katon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:455-63. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Agreement between parents and children regarding anxiety and depression diagnoses in children with asthma
    Carol M Rockhill
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:897-904. 2007
    ..Children without behavioral problems and with less severe anxiety and depression were recognized significantly less often by their parents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of mental health care for youth with asthma and comorbid anxiety and depression
    Wayne J Katon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Med Care 44:1064-72. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc The effect of comorbid anxiety and depressive disorders on health care utilization and costs among adolescents with asthma
    Laura P Richardson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:398-406. 2008
    ..To assess whether youth with asthma and comorbid anxiety and depressive disorders have higher health care utilization and costs than youth with asthma alone...
  8. pmc Factors associated with detection and receipt of treatment for youth with depression and anxiety disorders
    Laura P Richardson
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:36-40. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the rate of recognition and management among an insured population and the factors associated with evidence of detection among youth...
  9. ncbi request reprint A multisite randomized trial of the effects of physician education and organizational change in chronic asthma care: cost-effectiveness analysis of the Pediatric Asthma Care Patient Outcomes Research Team II (PAC-PORT II)
    Sean D Sullivan
    Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program and Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:428-34. 2005
    ....
  10. pmc Anxiety and depression screening for youth in a primary care population
    Wayne Katon
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:182-8. 2008
    ..This study tested the psychometric properties of 2 brief mental health screening questionnaires, the Mood and Feelings Questionnaire, short form, (MFQ-SF) and Childhood Anxiety Sensitivity Index (ASI), in a large sample of youth...
  11. ncbi request reprint Asthma symptom burden: relationship to asthma severity and anxiety and depression symptoms
    Laura P Richardson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1042-51. 2006
    ..The purpose of this work was to examine the relationship between youth-reported asthma symptoms, presence of anxiety or depressive disorders, and objective measures of asthma severity among a population-based sample of youth with asthma...
  12. pmc Identifying high-risk asthma with utilization data: a revised HEDIS definition
    Antonia V Bennett
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:450-6. 2008
    ..To develop a definition of high-risk asthma that more precisely identifies patients needing case management than the 2006 Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) definition...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program in public middle schools: a controlled trial
    Nerissa S Bauer
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:266-74. 2007
    ..To examine the effectiveness of a widely disseminated bullying prevention program...
  14. pmc Impact of anxiety and depression on functional impairment in adolescents with asthma
    Elizabeth McCauley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:214-22. 2007
    ..This study aimed to assess the association of anxiety and depression with psychosocial and asthma-related functional impairment in a large-population-based sample of adolescents with asthma...
  15. doi request reprint Understanding family motivations and barriers to participation in community-based programs for overweight youth: one program model does not fit all
    H Mollie Greves Grow
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98145, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:E1-E10. 2013
    ..Successful obesity intervention efforts depend on effective recruitment and retention, an ongoing challenge for community-based programs...
  16. pmc Improving parental adherence with asthma treatment guidelines: a randomized controlled trial of an interactive website
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:302-11. 2012
    ..We sought to test whether an interactive website grounded in social cognitive theory can improve the dispensing of controller medications and adherence with them where indicated...
  17. pmc Variability in asthma care and services for low-income populations among practice sites in managed Medicaid systems
    Paula Lozano
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:1563-78. 2003
    ..To characterize and describe variability in processes of asthma care and services tailored for low-income populations in practice sites participating in Medicaid managed care (MMC)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Toward family-centered inpatient medical care: the role of parents as participants in medical decisions
    Beth A Tarini
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Pediatr 151:690-5, 695.e1. 2007
    ..To determine parental participation in medical decision-making (MDM) during hospitalization and its association with parental self-efficacy and to explore other factors associated with participation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Provocative questions in parochial sex education classes: higher incidence in younger students
    Megan Moreno
    Adolescent Medicine, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 21:259-64. 2008
    ..Examining teens' questions in sex education classes may provide insight into these attitudes and behaviors...
  20. doi request reprint Preschoolers' total daily screen time at home and by type of child care
    Pooja S Tandon
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 158:297-300. 2011
    ..To assess preschoolers' cumulative daily screen time, measure the contributions of the home and the child care setting to this total, and characterize children that are most at risk for excessive screen time...
  21. ncbi request reprint An English-language clinic-based literacy program is effective for a multilingual population
    Michael Silverstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E76-6. 2002
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a clinic-based pediatric literacy intervention on a multilingual population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hormone-containing hair product use in prepubertal children
    Su Ting T Li
    Child Health Institute, 146 N Canal St, Suite 300, Seattle, WA 98103 8552, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:85-6. 2002
  23. doi request reprint Baby care products: possible sources of infant phthalate exposure
    Sheela Sathyanarayana
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, Division of General Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Building 296200, NE 74th St, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e260-8. 2008
    ..We investigated the relationship between phthalate metabolite concentrations in infant urine and maternal reported use of dermally applied infant care products...
  24. ncbi request reprint Resource costs for asthma-related care among pediatric patients in managed care
    Karna Gendo
    School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 91:251-7. 2003
    ..Understanding the relationship between total costs of asthma-related care and morbidity can assist in designing the most cost-effective asthma care strategies to improve patient outcomes and minimize total costs...
  25. doi request reprint Youth in foster care with adult mentors during adolescence have improved adult outcomes
    Kym R Ahrens
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195 4920, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e246-52. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether youth in foster care with natural mentors during adolescence have improved young adult outcomes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms, stress, and weight concerns among African American and European American low-income female smokers
    Evette J Ludman
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:68-71. 2002
    ....
  27. pmc Child obesity associated with social disadvantage of children's neighborhoods
    H Mollie Greves Grow
    University of Washington and Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:584-91. 2010
    ..S. urban county. These results contribute new information on relationships between broader social and economic context and child obesity risk using robust spatial analyses...
  28. pmc Childhood bullying involvement and exposure to intimate partner violence
    Nerissa S Bauer
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e235-42. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of teaching brief motivational interviewing to pediatric trainees to promote healthy behaviors in families
    Paula Lozano
    Center for Child Health Behavior and Development, Seattle Childrens Research Institute, 1100 Olive Way, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:561-6. 2010
    ..That pediatric resident trainees would demonstrate increased counseling skill following training in brief motivational interviewing (MI)...
  30. ncbi request reprint The relationship of asthma and anxiety disorders
    Wayne J Katon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:349-55. 2004
    ..Theoretical ideas regarding the relatively high comorbidity rates are presented along with a model describing putative interactions between anxiety disorders and asthma...
  31. pmc A randomized clinical trial comparing delivery of behavioral pediatric obesity treatment using standard and enhanced motivational approaches
    Brian E Saelens
    Seattle Children s Research Institute, P O Box 5371, M S CW8 6, Seattle, WA 98145 5005, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:954-64. 2013
    ....
  32. pmc Maternal pesticide use and birth weight in the agricultural health study
    Sheela Sathyanarayana
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Agromedicine 15:127-36. 2010
    ..Given the widespread exposure to pesticide products, additional evaluation of maternal pregnancy exposures at specific time windows and subsequent birth outcomes is warranted...
  33. doi request reprint A comparison of self-report and direct observation of booster seat use in Latino families
    D Alex Quistberg
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Inj Prev 16:225-9. 2010
    ..To develop a reliable self-report tool for measuring child booster seat use among Latino families...
  34. ncbi request reprint Pediatric-based smoking cessation intervention for low-income women: a randomized trial
    Susan J Curry
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:295-302. 2003
    ..The pediatric clinic is a "teachable setting" in which to provide advice and assistance to parents who smoke...
  35. ncbi request reprint The burden of asthma in the United States: level and distribution are dependent on interpretation of the national asthma education and prevention program guidelines
    Anne L Fuhlbrigge
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:1044-9. 2002
    ..Inquiry into recent day or nighttime symptoms alone underestimates the burden of asthma and may lead to inadequate treatment of asthma based on national guideline recommendations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Underuse of controller medications among Medicaid-insured children with asthma
    Jonathan A Finkelstein
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:562-7. 2002
    ..Although studies suggest low rates of controller use, little is known about predictors of underuse among low-income children in whom asthma morbidity is greatest...
  37. pmc Clinical effectiveness research in managed-care systems: lessons from the Pediatric Asthma Care PORT. Patient Outcomes Research Team
    Jonathan A Finkelstein
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:775-89. 2002
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Inadequate use of asthma medication in the United States: results of the asthma in America national population survey
    Robert J Adams
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Campus, Woodville, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:58-64. 2002
    ..Studies of the use of anti-inflammatory asthma therapy have been limited to selected populations or have been unable to assess the appropriateness of therapy for individuals...
  39. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic variation in asthma status and management practices among children in managed medicaid
    Tracy A Lieu
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 109:857-65. 2002
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic medication use in a population of children who have attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    James Guevara
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 109:733-9. 2002
    ..The objectives of this study were to examine differences in nonstimulant psychotropic medication fills between children with and without identified ADHD and to assess associations with non-ADHD neurobehavioral disorders...
  41. ncbi request reprint Parent-reported environmental exposures and environmental control measures for children with asthma
    Jonathan A Finkelstein
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:258-64. 2002
    ..Mounting evidence suggests that indoor allergens and irritants contribute to childhood asthma. National asthma guidelines highlight the importance of their reduction as part of comprehensive asthma treatment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Agreement between caregiver reported healthcare utilization and administrative data for children with asthma
    Todd A Lee
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Asthma 44:189-94. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Misunderstanding of asthma controller medications: association with nonadherence
    Harold J Farber
    Department of Pediatrics, Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center, Vallejo, California 94589, USA
    J Asthma 40:17-25. 2003
    ..This study's aims are to 1) test the hypothesis that misunderstanding is associated with decreased adherence to its daily use and 2) identify factors associated with increased risk of misunderstanding...
  44. ncbi request reprint Use of asthma medication dispensing patterns to predict risk of adverse health outcomes: a study of Medicaid-insured children in managed care programs
    Harold J Farber
    Department of Pediatrics, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Vallejo, California 94589 2485, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:319-28. 2004
    ..Regular use of inhaled anti-inflammatory (AI) medication improves outcomes for children with persistent asthma...
  45. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of asthma prescription measures and health system performance based on emergency department utilization
    Anne Fuhlbrigge
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 42:465-71. 2004
    ..Measures based on the use of either antiinflammatory and/or reliever medications have been used to evaluate clinical performance in asthma...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cultural competence policies and other predictors of asthma care quality for Medicaid-insured children
    Tracy A Lieu
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e102-10. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to identify practice-site policies and features associated with quality of care for Medicaid-insured children with asthma...
  47. ncbi request reprint Validity of the HEDIS criteria to identify children with persistent asthma and sustained high utilization
    Anne L Fuhlbrigge
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:325-30. 2005
    ....
  48. pmc Practice-level effects of interventions to improve asthma care in primary care settings: the Pediatric Asthma Care Patient Outcomes Research Team
    Jonathan A Finkelstein
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:1737-57. 2005
    ..And, to compare findings with previously reported patient-level outcomes of trial enrollees...
  49. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination among children with asthma in medicaid managed care
    Sangeeth K Gnanasekaran
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:1-7. 2006
    ..To describe influenza vaccination rates and identify risk factors for missing vaccination among children with asthma in managed Medicaid...
  50. ncbi request reprint Parent use of touchscreen computer kiosks for child health promotion in community settings
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 119:427-34. 2007
    ..The goals were to evaluate the use of touchscreen computer kiosks, containing only child health-promoting information, in urban, low-income, community settings and to characterize the users of these kiosks...
  51. doi request reprint Are performance measures based on automated medical records valid for physician/practice profiling of asthma care?
    Anne Fuhlbrigge
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Care 46:620-6. 2008
    ..The use of physician profiles in "pay for performance" initiatives depend on their reliability and accuracy...

Research Grants4

  1. RANDOMIZED TRIAL--COMPUTERIZED ASTHMA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
    Paula Lozano; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. RANDOMIZED TRIAL--COMPUTERIZED ASTHMA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
    Paula Lozano; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. RANDOMIZED TRIAL--COMPUTERIZED ASTHMA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
    Paula Lozano; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  4. Asthma Management Support Training in Pediatrics
    Paula Lozano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, this novel project will advance the field by providing tools for training pediatricians in collaborative management. ..