J M Leventhal

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incidence of serious injuries due to physical abuse in the United States: 1997 to 2009
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine, Post Office Box 208064, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520 8064
    Pediatrics 130:e847-52. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Using US data to estimate the incidence of serious physical abuse in children
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 129:458-64. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Fractures and traumatic brain injuries: abuse versus accidents in a US database of hospitalized children
    John M Leventhal
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e104-15. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Incidence of fractures attributable to abuse in young hospitalized children: results from analysis of a United States database
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208064, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 122:599-604. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Negative pregnancy tests in urban adolescents: an important and often missed opportunity for clinicians
    Alison Moriarty Daley
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 31:87-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Care to underserved children: Residents' attitudes and experiences
    C C Weitzman
    Department of Pediatrics and the Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 106:1022-7. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproductive care and rates of pregnancy in teenagers with negative pregnancy test results
    Lois S Sadler
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, Connecticut 06536 0740, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:222-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Duodenal hematoma after upper endoscopy and biopsy in a 4-year-old girl
    Kirsten Bechtel
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:653-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent girls with negative pregnancy tests
    Clare Nichols Drebitko
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 18:261-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for behavioral health problems in primary care
    Carol C Weitzman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, CT 06520, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:641-8. 2006

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Incidence of serious injuries due to physical abuse in the United States: 1997 to 2009
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine, Post Office Box 208064, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520 8064
    Pediatrics 130:e847-52. 2012
    ..This study examined changes in the incidence of serious injuries due to physical abuse in hospitalized children from 1997 to 2009...
  2. doi request reprint Using US data to estimate the incidence of serious physical abuse in children
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 129:458-64. 2012
    ..There are limited data on the epidemiology of serious injuries due to physical abuse of children...
  3. doi request reprint Fractures and traumatic brain injuries: abuse versus accidents in a US database of hospitalized children
    John M Leventhal
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e104-15. 2010
    ..The goal was to use a national database to determine the incidence of abusive traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) and/or fractures and the frequency of abuse versus accidents among children <36 months of age...
  4. doi request reprint Incidence of fractures attributable to abuse in young hospitalized children: results from analysis of a United States database
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208064, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 122:599-604. 2008
    ..The goal was to assess the proportion of children with fractures attributable to abuse and the incidence of fractures caused by abuse among children <36 months of age who were hospitalized in the United States...
  5. ncbi request reprint Negative pregnancy tests in urban adolescents: an important and often missed opportunity for clinicians
    Alison Moriarty Daley
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 31:87-9. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Care to underserved children: Residents' attitudes and experiences
    C C Weitzman
    Department of Pediatrics and the Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 106:1022-7. 2000
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproductive care and rates of pregnancy in teenagers with negative pregnancy test results
    Lois S Sadler
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, Connecticut 06536 0740, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:222-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to follow-up adolescent girls with negative pregnancy tests (NPTs) through an 18-month follow-up analysis of health services received, patterns of contraception use, and pregnancy outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Duodenal hematoma after upper endoscopy and biopsy in a 4-year-old girl
    Kirsten Bechtel
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:653-4. 2006
    ..A thorough evaluation for other medical causes, such as a coagulopathy, should be performed simultaneously...
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent girls with negative pregnancy tests
    Clare Nichols Drebitko
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 18:261-7. 2005
    ..An additional aim was to determine types of health care services that would be of perceived benefit to them to reduce their risk of subsequent pregnancy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for behavioral health problems in primary care
    Carol C Weitzman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, CT 06520, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:641-8. 2006
    ..Suggestions are offered on how to implement screening within primary care settings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' views on reproductive needs and services for teens with negative pregnancy tests
    Alison Moriarty Daley
    Master s Program, Yale School of Nursing, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 9:41-9. 2004
    ..To explore services available to adolescent girls at the time of the negative pregnancy test (NPT) in an urban community...
  12. ncbi request reprint Characteristics that distinguish accidental from abusive injury in hospitalized young children with head trauma
    Kirsten Bechtel
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 114:165-8. 2004
    ..To describe the clinical features that distinguish accidental from abusive head injury in hospitalized children <24 months of age...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of home pregnancy tests among adolescent women
    Lois S Sadler
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT 06536 0740, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 29:50-5. 2004
    ..Lastly, policy implications to improve teens' access to more accurate pregnancy testing and to reproductive health services are suggested...
  14. ncbi request reprint Persistence of psychiatric disorders in pediatric settings
    Margaret J Briggs-Gowan
    Departments of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, Box 108034, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1360-9. 2003
    ..To examine the longitudinal course of subthreshold and full-criteria child psychiatric disorders...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational continuity of child physical abuse: how good is the evidence?
    I O Ertem
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet 356:814-9. 2000
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Referrals to a hospital-based child abuse committee: a comparison of the 1960s and 1990s
    D E Thomas
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520-8064, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 25:203-13. 2001
    ..Most referrals have become socially high-risk newborns and children or children with minimal injuries. This shift is likely due to broader definitions of maltreatment and earlier recognition of troubled families...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health care and hospitalizations of young children born to cocaine-using women
    B W Forsyth
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:177-84. 1998
    ..To examine the health care and hospitalizations of young children (birth to age 2 years) born to cocaine-using women and to assess the extent to which premature births account for differences between these children and comparison children...
  18. doi request reprint Using hospital discharge data to track inflicted traumatic brain injury
    Katherine D Ellingson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:S157-62. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Are abusive fractures in young children becoming less common? Changes over 24 years
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, P O Box 208064, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:311-22. 2007
    ..Fractures were chosen as an example of serious injuries in young children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Identification of inflicted traumatic brain injury in well-appearing infants using serum and cerebrospinal markers: a possible screening tool
    Rachel Pardes Berger
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Advocacy Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 117:325-32. 2006
    ..We investigated whether serum and/or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) concentrations of neuron-specific enolase (NSE), S100B, and myelin-basic protein (MBP) are sensitive and specific for iTBI in high-risk infants...
  21. ncbi request reprint Confronting child abuse and neglect and overcoming gaze aversion: the unmet challenge of centuries of medical practice
    Richard D Krugman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 4200 E 9th Avenue, Campus Box C 290, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 29:307-9. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint The interpreter as cultural educator of residents: improving communication for Latino parents
    Ann Chen Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1145-50. 2006
    ..To determine whether augmentation of the Spanish interpreter's role to include cultural education of residents can improve the satisfaction of Latino patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint How good is the evidence linking breastfeeding and intelligence?
    Anjali Jain
    Section of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago Children s Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1044-53. 2002
    ..We conducted a critical review of the many studies that have tried to determine whether breastfeeding has a beneficial effect on intellect...
  24. ncbi request reprint Children's experiences of violence: some have much more than others
    John M Leventhal
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, P O Box 208064, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:3-6. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Patients' characteristics and providers' attitudes: predictors of screening pregnant women for illicit substance use
    Bonnie D Kerker
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 28:209-23. 2004
    ..This study's aim was to determine how patients' and providers' characteristics affect hospital providers' decisions to screen pregnant and postpartum women for illicit substances...
  26. ncbi request reprint The field of child maltreatment enters its fifth decade
    John M Leventhal
    Child Abuse Negl 27:1-4. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Getting prevention right: maintaining the status quo is not an option
    John M Leventhal
    Child Abuse Negl 29:209-13. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Pediatricians' training and identification and management of psychosocial problems
    Philip J Leaf
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:355-65. 2004
    ..These results suggest that identification and management of young children's psychosocial problems demands advanced training and support the American Academy of Pediatrics' call for more extensive training...
  29. ncbi request reprint Financing medically-oriented child protection teams in the age of managed health care: a national survey
    Angelo P Giardino
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19134 1095, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 28:25-44. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in medical history taking: detecting substance use among low-income pregnant women
    Bonnie D Kerker
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:28-34. 2006
    ..To determine whether providers' medical history-taking of substance use varies with their patients' race or ethnicity...