Adam J Zolotor

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The emergence of spanking among a representative sample of children under 2 years of age in north Carolina
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine and Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Front Psychiatry 2:36. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 36:847-60, xi. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Preventing child maltreatment in North Carolina
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, and Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    N C Med J 71:553-5. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Prim Care 36:167-79, x. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Building an effective child maltreatment surveillance system in North Carolina
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina Department of Family Medicine and a Child Maltreatment Doctoral Fellow at the Center for Child and Family Health in Durham, NC, USA
    N C Med J 66:360-3. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Speak softly--and forget the stick. Corporal punishment and child physical abuse
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7595, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:364-9. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Maternal psychological adjustment and knowledge of infant development as predictors of home safety practices in rural low-income communities
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina, CB 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1668-75. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a practice-based, multimodal quality improvement intervention for gastroenteritis within a Medicaid managed care network
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, CB 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e644-50. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Social capital, family violence, and neglect
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e1124-31. 2006
  10. doi request reprint ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool Children's Version (ICAST-C): Instrument development and multi-national pilot testing
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 33:833-41. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc The emergence of spanking among a representative sample of children under 2 years of age in north Carolina
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine and Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Front Psychiatry 2:36. 2011
    ..The spanking of very young children may be an appropriate locus for policy and legislative debates regarding corporal punishment...
  2. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 36:847-60, xi. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Preventing child maltreatment in North Carolina
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, and Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    N C Med J 71:553-5. 2010
    ..This commentary highlights several successful approaches used to prevent child maltreatment in the state, although there is much work to be done...
  4. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Prim Care 36:167-79, x. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Building an effective child maltreatment surveillance system in North Carolina
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina Department of Family Medicine and a Child Maltreatment Doctoral Fellow at the Center for Child and Family Health in Durham, NC, USA
    N C Med J 66:360-3. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Speak softly--and forget the stick. Corporal punishment and child physical abuse
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7595, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:364-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the associations between reported spanking, spanking frequency, or spanking with an object and the odds of physical abuse in a representative sample of mothers from North and South Carolina...
  7. doi request reprint Maternal psychological adjustment and knowledge of infant development as predictors of home safety practices in rural low-income communities
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina, CB 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1668-75. 2008
    ..Unintentional injury is the leading cause of death among toddlers in the United States. Toddlers spend the majority of time at home, and the use of recommended safety practices can prevent many injuries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a practice-based, multimodal quality improvement intervention for gastroenteritis within a Medicaid managed care network
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, CB 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e644-50. 2007
    ..We sought to decrease hospitalizations for gastroenteritis by using practice-based, multimodal quality improvement methods that target multiple care processes to make them consistent with evidence-based guidelines...
  9. ncbi request reprint Social capital, family violence, and neglect
    Adam J Zolotor
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e1124-31. 2006
    ..It has been shown to be associated with a variety of health and welfare outcomes and may be useful in understanding and preventing parenting behaviors on the continuum of child abuse and neglect...
  10. doi request reprint ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool Children's Version (ICAST-C): Instrument development and multi-national pilot testing
    Adam J Zolotor
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 33:833-41. 2009
    ..To develop a child victimization survey among a diverse group of child protection experts and examine the performance of the instrument through a set of international pilot studies...
  11. doi request reprint Introduction to the development of the ISPCAN child abuse screening tools
    Desmond K Runyan
    The University of North Carolina, Department of Social Medicine, CB 7240, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7240, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 33:842-5. 2009
    ..ISPCAN representatives took this charge and developed 3 new instruments. We describe this background and introduce three new measures designed to assess the incidence and prevalence of child abuse and neglect...
  12. doi request reprint The development and piloting of the ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool-Parent version (ICAST-P)
    Desmond K Runyan
    Department of Social Medicine and Pediatrics, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7105, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 33:826-32. 2009
    ..Convenience samples included approximately 120 parent respondents with children under the age of 18 in each of six countries (697 total)...
  13. doi request reprint National, regional, and state abusive head trauma: application of the CDC algorithm
    Meghan E Shanahan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 137 East Franklin Street, Suite 500, CB 7505, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7505
    Pediatrics 132:e1546-53. 2013
    ..To examine national, regional, and state abusive head trauma (AHT) trends using child hospital discharge data by applying a new coding algorithm developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
  14. doi request reprint Internalizing problems: a potential pathway from childhood maltreatment to adolescent smoking
    Terri L Lewis
    Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:247-52. 2011
    ..This study examines the association between childhood maltreatment and adolescent smoking and the extent to which internalizing behavioral problems mediate this hypothesized link...
  15. doi request reprint Has this prepubertal girl been sexually abused?
    Molly Curtin Berkoff
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, 231 MacNider, CB 7225, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    JAMA 300:2779-92. 2008
    ..While the absence of genital trauma does not rule out sexual abuse, the physical examination can identify genital findings compatible with sexual abuse...
  16. pmc Unexplained gastrointestinal symptoms after abuse in a prospective study of children at risk for abuse and neglect
    Miranda A L Van Tilburg
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7080, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:134-40. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association of childhood maltreatment and early development of gastrointestinal symptoms and whether this relation was mediated by psychological distress...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiry: what are the benefits and risks of IUDs in adolescents?
    Elizabeth Meza Shih
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Fam Pract 61:695-6. 2012
    ..Little available evidence specifically addresses the benefits and risks of intrauterine devices in adolescents. Most studies have evaluated IUD use in nulliparous adults...