Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- The carnage wrought by major economic change: ecological study of traffic related mortality and the reunification of GermanyF K Winston
Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania, Suite 706, Abramson Research Center, Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
BMJ 318:1647-50. 1999..To document the effects of sudden economic change on death rates for occupants of cars in the former German Democratic Republic (East Germany)...
- Recent trends in child restraint practices in the United StatesFlaura K Winston
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Pediatrics 113:e458-64. 2004..To assess the success of recent outreach activities to promote appropriate child restraint in motor vehicles by examining trends in restraint types used by children under age 9 in 3 large regions of the United States...
- Parent driver characteristics associated with sub-optimal restraint of child passengersFlaura K Winston
Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Traffic Inj Prev 7:373-80. 2006..To identify parent driver demographic and socioeconomic characteristics associated with the use of sub-optimal restraints for child passengers under nine years...
- Screening for risk of persistent posttraumatic stress in injured children and their parentsFlaura K Winston
Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
JAMA 290:643-9. 2003..Injury, a leading health threat to children, is also a common cause of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in childhood. Most injured children with PTSD are not diagnosed or treated...
- Effect of booster seat laws on appropriate restraint use by children 4 to 7 years old involved in crashesFlaura 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...
- Identifying interventions that promote belt-positioning booster seat use for parents with low educational attainmentFlaura K Winston
The Center for Injury Research and Prevention at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Trauma 63:S29-38. 2007..This study aimed to identify interventions that promoted booster seat use among this population...
- Risk factors for death among older child and teenaged motor vehicle passengersFlaura 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...
- A practical approach for applying best practices in behavioural interventions to injury preventionFlaura K Winston
The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Inj Prev 16:107-12. 2010..For illustration, the six-step approach is applied to the creation of a new peer-to-peer campaign, Ride Like a Friend/Drive Like You Care, to promote safe teen driver and passenger behaviours...
- Child bicyclist injuries: are we obtaining enough information in the emergency department chart?E K Moll
Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 19104, USA
Inj Prev 8:165-9. 2002..The purpose of this study was to assess the range of information relevant to bicyclist injury research that is available on routinely completed emergency department medical records...
- Acute stress disorder symptoms in children and their parents after pediatric traffic injuryFlaura Koplin Winston
The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, TraumaLink, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Pediatrics 109:e90. 2002....
- Risk of injury to child passengers in compact extended-cab pickup trucksFlaura 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...
- The danger of premature graduation to seat belts for young childrenF 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)...
- Computer crash simulations in the development of child occupant safety policiesF Koplin Winston
The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:276-80. 2000..To address the predictability of injury from air bag activation by use of crash simulation software...
- Acute traumatic stress symptoms in child occupants and their parent drivers after crash involvementFlaura 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...
- Maternal depression and prenatal exposure to methamphetamine: neurodevelopmental findings from the infant development, environment, and lifestyle (ideal) studyLynne M Smith
Department of Pediatrics, LABioMed Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
Depress Anxiety 29:515-22. 2012..The objective of this study is to determine the neurobehavioral effects of maternal depression on infants exposed and not exposed to methamphetamine (MA) using the NICU Network Neurobehavioral Scale (NNNS)...
- Prenatal methamphetamine exposure and inhibitory control among young school-age childrenChris Derauf
Department of Pediatrics, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA
J Pediatr 161:452-9. 2012..To examine the association between prenatal methamphetamine exposure and inhibitory control in 66-month-old children followed since birth in the multicenter, longitudinal Infant Development, Environment, and Lifestyle study...
- Child and parent reactions to participation in clinical researchNancy Kassam-Adams
TraumaLink and Center for Pediatric Trauma Stress, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:29-35. 2005..This study assessed reactions of injured children and their parents to research participation and examined associations with demographic, injury and acute stress variables...
- The reactions to research participation questionnaires for children and for parents (RRPQ-C and RRPQ-P)Nancy Kassam-Adams
Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:336-42. 2002..Investigators should consider including systematic standardized assessment of participant reactions in child clinical research studies...
- Infant temperament and high-risk environment relate to behavior problems and language in toddlersChris Derauf
Department of Pediatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 1319 Punahou Street, Honolulu, HI 96826, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:125-35. 2011..This study examined the role that easy infant temperament and cumulative environmental risk play in predicting cognitive, language, and behavioral outcomes in 3-year-old children at high social risk...
- The risks and benefits of participating in trauma-focused research studiesElana Newman
Psychology Department, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104, USA
J Trauma Stress 17:383-94. 2004..Continuing efforts are needed to identify individuals at risk for unfavorable reactions to research participation. A systematic empirical approach to evaluating participant experience in all human research is recommended...
- Falls in hospitalized childrenIvy Razmus
Saint Francis Health System, Tulsa, OK, USA
Pediatr Nurs 32:568-72. 2006..To identify risk factors in hospitalized children using two validated adult fall risk scales...
- The relationship among cognitive schemas, job-related traumatic exposure, and posttraumatic stress disorder in journalistsCaroline M Pyevich
Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74114, USA
J Trauma Stress 16:325-8. 2003..Implications include targeting interventions for journalists who experience traumatic stress and modifying theories about PTSD symptoms in journalists...
- Health care costs associated with posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in womenEdward A Walker
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:369-74. 2003..However, little is known about actual health care costs associated with PTSD...
- Validation of the PTSD checklist in an HMO sample of womenEdward A Walker
Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:375-80. 2002....
- Posttraumatic stress disorder among criminally involved youthElana Newman
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:849; author reply 849-50. 2003
- Report of the APSAC task force on attachment therapy, reactive attachment disorder, and attachment problemsMark Chaffin
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Center on Child Abuse and Neglect, USA
Child Maltreat 11:76-89. 2006..The report reflects American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children's (APSAC) position and also was endorsed by the American Psychological Association's Division 37 and the Division 37 Section on Child Maltreatment...
- Adult health status of women HMO members with posttraumatic stress disorder symptomsPaul S Ciechanowski
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:261-8. 2004..Among female HMO members, PTSD symptoms are associated with a wide range of both self-reported and physician-coded adverse physical health outcomes...
- The psychometric utility of two self-report measures of PTSD among women substance usersTracy Harrington
University of Tulsa, Department of Psychology, 600 South College Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
Addict Behav 32:2788-98. 2007..A score of 38 and above on the PTSD Checklist Civilian Version and a Penn Inventory score of 25 and above optimally maximized the number of women with PTSD identified and minimized false negative and false positive rates...