Jennifer A Pinto-Martin
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Challenges to implementation of developmental screening in urban primary care: a mixed methods studyDeanna L Morelli
PolicyLab Center to Bridge Research, Practice, and Policy, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, CHOP North, Room 1531, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
BMC Pediatr 14:16. 2014..Research is needed to identify challenges to developmental screening and strategies for screening in an urban pediatric setting...
- Assessment of surfactant use in preterm infants as a marker of neonatal intensive care unit qualityHeather C Kaplan
Perinatal Institute and James M, Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 11:22. 2011..However, process measures have remained largely unexamined. The objective of this research was to examine variation in surfactant use as a possible process measure of neonatal quality...
- Prevalence of autism spectrum disorder in adolescents born weighing <2000 gramsJennifer A Pinto-Martin
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
Pediatrics 128:883-91. 2011..To estimate the diagnostic prevalence of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) in a low birth weight (LBW) cohort...
- Special education services and school performance in a regional cohort of low-birthweight infants at age nineJennifer Pinto-Martin
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:120-9. 2004..Maths achievement declined with birthweight regardless of educational placement. The medical and social risk factors that accompany low birthweight and may account for these findings, require further study...
- The role of nurses in screening for autistic spectrum disorder in pediatric primary careJennifer A Pinto-Martin
Division of Biobehavioral Health Sciences, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 20:163-9. 2005..The authors discuss the role of nurses in establishing systems within pediatric primary care to identify and refer children at risk for ASD...
- Developmental stages of developmental screening: steps to implementation of a successful programJennifer A Pinto-Martin
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Am J Public Health 95:1928-32. 2005....
- Screening strategies for autism spectrum disorders in pediatric primary careJennifer A Pinto-Martin
Biobehavioral and Health Sciences Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:345-50. 2008..The relative yield of these two strategies has not been examined...
- Relationship of dietary intake to gastrointestinal symptoms in children with autistic spectrum disordersSusan E Levy
Division of Child Development and Rehabilitation, Children s Seashore House of The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Biol Psychiatry 61:492-7. 2007..The purpose of this study was to 1) describe dietary intake of a cohort of children with ASD compared with normative data and 2) determine whether GI symptoms and stool consistency are related to dietary intake...
- Race differences in the age at diagnosis among medicaid-eligible children with autismDavid S Mandell
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1447-53. 2002..To examine racial differences in the age at which Medicaid-eligible children first receive an autistic disorder (AD) diagnosis and to examine time in mental health treatment until an AD diagnosis was received...
- Disparities in diagnoses received prior to a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorderDavid S Mandell
Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities Research and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 37:1795-802. 2007..Differences in diagnostic patterns by ethnicity suggest possible variations in parents' descriptions of symptoms, clinician interpretations and expectations, or symptom presentation...
- Racial/ethnic disparities in the identification of children with autism spectrum disordersDavid S Mandell
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Am J Public Health 99:493-8. 2009..We sought to examine racial and ethnic disparities in the recognition of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs)...
- Regular breakfast and blood lead levels among preschool childrenJianghong Liu
University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, 418 Curie Blvd, Room 426, Claire M Fagin Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
Environ Health 10:28. 2011..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between eating a regular breakfast and B-Pb among children using data from the China Jintan Child Cohort Study...
- The prevalence and correlates of abuse among children with autism served in comprehensive community-based mental health settingsDavid S Mandell
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Child Abuse Negl 29:1359-72. 2005..To determine the demographic and psychosocial correlates of physical and sexual abuse among children with autism...
- Weight concerns in male low birth weight adolescents: relation to body mass index, self-esteem, and depressionAnna Blond
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:166-72. 2008..To compare weight concerns and self-reported body mass index (BMI) of low birth weight (LBW) adolescent boys to those of a normative sample and examine relationships among BMI, weight concerns, self-esteem, and depression in the LBW cohort...
- Motor and cognitive outcomes in nondisabled low-birth-weight adolescents: early determinantsAgnes H Whitaker
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1040-6. 2006..To describe motor and cognitive outcomes in nondisabled low-birth-weight (LBW) adolescents and to determine the relation of specific prenatal, perinatal, and neonatal risk factors to these outcomes...
- Use of complementary and alternative medicine among children recently diagnosed with autistic spectrum disorderSusan E Levy
Regional Autism Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:418-23. 2003..The high prevalence of CAM use among a recently diagnosed sample indicates that clinicians should discuss CAM early in the assessment process...