Beth Marie McManus
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Racial disparities in health-related quality of life in a cohort of very-low-birth-weight 2- and 3-year-olds with and without asthmaBeth Marie McManus
Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, 707 WARF, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 66:579-85. 2012..This study explores racial disparities in HRQoL among VLBW children and examines whether potential disparities can be explained by asthma and neighbourhood disadvantage...
- Maternal depression and perceived social support as predictors of cognitive function trajectories during the first 3 years of life for preterm infants in WisconsinB M McManus
Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, 610 Walnut Street, WI 53726, USA
Child Care Health Dev 38:425-34. 2012..The purpose of this study is to investigate maternal depressive symptoms and perceived social support as predictors of children's cognitive function trajectories...
- Social determinants of state variation in special education participation among preschoolers with developmental delays and disabilitiesBeth M McManus
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Health Place 17:681-90. 2011..Place variation in preschool special education participation stems, in part, from child characteristics, but to a larger extent, from state socio-economic attributes...
- Racial disparities in health-related quality of life in a cohort of very low birthweight 2- and 3-year-olds with and without cerebral palsyBeth Marie McManus
University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 53:467-9. 2011..Living in a neighborhood with lowest levels of female education is associated with lower HRQoL (mean difference -5.6, 95% CI: -9.2 to -2.1), but does not explain the racial difference in HRQoL...
- Modeling the social determinants of caregiver burden among families of children with developmental disabilitiesBeth M McManus
Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 116:246-60. 2011..428, SE (β) = 0.036). Parents of poor, minority, and uninsured children experienced significantly greater caregiver burden. Bolstering services, particularly for vulnerable families, may ameliorate caregiver burden...
- Relationship between neighborhood disadvantage and social function of Wisconsin 2- and 3-year-olds born at very low birth weightBeth Marie McManus
School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:119-25. 2011....