American Academy of Pediatrics

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Organization: American Academy of Pediatrics
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Pediatric clinical research networks: current status, common challenges, and potential solutions
    Eric J Slora
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Division of Primary Care Research, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 126:740-5. 2010
  2. ncbi Improving pediatric practice immunization rates through distance-based quality improvement: a feasibility trial from PROS
    Eric J Slora
    Pediatric Research in Office Settings, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:25-36. 2008
  3. ncbi Press statement on passage of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
    Jay E Berkelhamer
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:479. 2007
  4. ncbi Impact of pediatricians' perceived self-efficacy and confidence on violence prevention counseling: a national study
    Stacia A Finch
    Pediatric Research in Office Settings PROS, Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL, 60007, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:75-82. 2008
  5. pmc Pediatricians' involvement in gun injury prevention
    L M Olson
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, IL 60007, USA
    Inj Prev 13:99-104. 2007
  6. ncbi At what age can children report dependably on their asthma health status?
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e93-102. 2007
  7. ncbi Pediatric residency duty hours before and after limitations
    William L Cull
    Division of Health Services Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1805-11. 2006
  8. ncbi Patient visits to a national practice-based research network: comparing pediatric research in office settings with the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
    Eric J Slora
    Pediatric Research in Office Settings, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e228-34. 2006
  9. ncbi The effects of marriage, civil union, and domestic partnership laws on the health and well-being of children
    James G Pawelski
    Division of State Government Affairs, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 118:349-64. 2006
  10. doi Many pediatric residents seek and obtain part-time positions
    William L Cull
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 121:276-81. 2008

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Publications42

  1. doi Pediatric clinical research networks: current status, common challenges, and potential solutions
    Eric J Slora
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Division of Primary Care Research, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 126:740-5. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi Improving pediatric practice immunization rates through distance-based quality improvement: a feasibility trial from PROS
    Eric J Slora
    Pediatric Research in Office Settings, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:25-36. 2008
    ..1% difference between groups (P = .261). More quality improvement practices adopted systems identifying children behind in immunizations. A distance-based quality improvement model is feasible and may improve immunization rates...
  3. ncbi Press statement on passage of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
    Jay E Berkelhamer
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:479. 2007
  4. ncbi Impact of pediatricians' perceived self-efficacy and confidence on violence prevention counseling: a national study
    Stacia A Finch
    Pediatric Research in Office Settings PROS, Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL, 60007, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:75-82. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Pediatricians' involvement in gun injury prevention
    L M Olson
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, IL 60007, USA
    Inj Prev 13:99-104. 2007
    ..This aspect has been evident in US firearm injury prevention work for over a decade, exhibited by strong statements from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to remove firearms from children's environments.
  6. ncbi At what age can children report dependably on their asthma health status?
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e93-102. 2007
    ..This study examined psychometric properties and feasibility issues surrounding child-reported asthma health status data...
  7. ncbi Pediatric residency duty hours before and after limitations
    William L Cull
    Division of Health Services Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1805-11. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Patient visits to a national practice-based research network: comparing pediatric research in office settings with the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
    Eric J Slora
    Pediatric Research in Office Settings, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e228-34. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi The effects of marriage, civil union, and domestic partnership laws on the health and well-being of children
    James G Pawelski
    Division of State Government Affairs, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 118:349-64. 2006
  10. doi Many pediatric residents seek and obtain part-time positions
    William L Cull
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 121:276-81. 2008
    ..The goal was to monitor the number of pediatric residents seeking part-time employment after graduation and to examine the difficulty of their job searches, compared with residents seeking full-time employment...
  11. ncbi Well-child care: looking back, looking forward
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatr Ann 37:143-51. 2008
  12. ncbi Substance use in marital dyads: premarital assortment and change over time
    Alicia C Merline
    American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Boulevard, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007 1098, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:352-61. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine change in substance use with marriage, premarriage similarity in substance use between spouses, and the role of spouse use in predicting changes in use with marriage...
  13. doi Childhood obesity: the new tobacco
    Jonathan D Klein
    Julius B Richmond Center of Excellence, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:388-92. 2010
    ..Framing obesity as a common threat can lead to consensus regarding the interventions needed to achieve healthier children and communities...
  14. doi Adoption of body mass index guidelines for screening and counseling in pediatric practice
    Jonathan D Klein
    American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60006, USA
    Pediatrics 125:265-72. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine pediatrician implementation of BMI and provider interventions for childhood overweight prevention and treatment...
  15. doi Part-time work among pediatricians expands
    William L Cull
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 125:152-7. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to track trends in part-time employment among pediatricians from 2000 to 2006 and to examine differences within subgroups of pediatricians...
  16. doi Patterns of work and retirement among pediatricians aged >or=50 years
    Alicia C Merline
    Division of Health Services Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 125:158-64. 2010
    ..This study examined patterns of work and retirement among older pediatricians, including the determinants of part-time work and retirement, as well as extended participation in the pediatrician workforce...
  17. doi Effects of local institutional review board review on participation in national practice-based research network studies
    Stacia A Finch
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:1130-4. 2009
    ..To describe the process and outcomes of local institutional review board (IRB) review for 2 Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS) studies...
  18. doi What do families want from well-child care? Including parents in the rethinking discussion
    Linda Radecki
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Department of Research, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 124:858-65. 2009
    ..In this study, we asked parents to address several core issues: why they attend well-child visits; aspects of well-child care that they find most valuable; and changes that could enhance the well-child care experience...
  19. ncbi Screening for substance abuse in the office setting: a developmental approach
    Richard B Heyman
    Suburban Pediatric Associates, 752 Waycross Road, Cincinnati, OH 45240, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 20:9-21, vii. 2009
    ..A simple screening tool that focuses on 6 areas of concern is presented, one that may be used for assessment and educational purposes, as well...
  20. doi Perceptions of oral health training and attitudes toward performing oral health screenings among graduating pediatric residents
    Gretchen Caspary
    Division of Health Services Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e465-71. 2008
    ..OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this work was to evaluate the oral health training that pediatricians receive during residency and their attitudes toward performing basic oral health screenings...
  21. ncbi Critical concepts for children in disasters identified by hands-on professionals: summary of issues demanding solutions before the next one
    Carden Johnston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S458-60. 2006
  22. ncbi The pediatric subspecialty workforce: public policy and forces for change
    Ethan Alexander Jewett
    Division of Graduate Medical Education and Pediatric Workforce, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1192-202. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi Pediatricians working part-time: past, present, and future
    William L Cull
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Division of Health Policy Research, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1015-20. 2002
    ..The challenge to balance personal and professional life is of particular concern to women, and part-time positions may provide a potential solution...
  24. ncbi The effects of tobacco exposure on children's behavioral and cognitive functioning: implications for clinical and public health policy and future research
    Michael Weitzman
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Center for Child Health Research, Rochester, NY, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:397-406. 2002
    ..These findings are explored and their implications for child health policy and practice, and for research, are discussed...
  25. ncbi The child with ADHD: using the AAP Clinical Practice Guideline. American Academy of Pediatrics
    C T Herrerias
    Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Am Fam Physician 63:1803-10. 2001
    The American Academy of Pediatrics developed an evidence-based clinical practice guideline that provides recommendations for the assessment and diagnosis of school-aged children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  26. ncbi Implementation of the Interdisciplinary Generalist Curriculum Project: considerations of structure, funding, and design
    M Wilson
    Department of Committees and Sections, American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Boulevard, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 1098, USA
    Acad Med 76:S19-25. 2001
    ..IGC lessons apply to programs specifically targeting primary care education, but also to other medical school curricular innovations, and perhaps, to a larger framework of multi-site educational interventions...
  27. ncbi Use of the child health questionnaire in a sample of moderate and low-income inner-city children with asthma
    L Asmussen
    Department of Practice and Research and the Center for Child Health Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 162:1215-21. 2000
    ..Future efforts must compare condition-specific and generic instruments to evaluate their relative strengths and weakness, as well as potential links between them...
  28. pmc From paper to electron: how an STM journal can survive the disruptive technology of the Internet
    K R Anderson
    Division of Medical Journals and Professional Periodicals, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 7:234-45. 2000
    ..It also provides a possible framework for other publishers to use to evaluate their own journals relative to this disruptive technology...
  29. ncbi Reliability and validity of the Children's Health Survey for Asthma
    L Asmussen
    Center for Child Health Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois IL 60007 1098, USA
    Pediatrics 104:e71. 1999
    ..Describe the psychometric properties of the Children's Health Survey for Asthma (CHSA)- a condition-specific, self-report, functional health measure for parents of children 5 to 12 years of age with chronic asthma...
  30. ncbi Pediatricians' experience with and attitudes toward firearms. Results of a national survey
    L M Olson
    Department of Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, III, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 151:352-9. 1997
    In 1992, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued statements calling for aggressive actions to reduce the dangers of firearms to children and adolescents, including removing handguns from homes with children and working toward a ban on ..
  31. ncbi Uninsured children: how we count matters
    Suk fong S Tang
    Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e168-73. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi Pediatric training and job market trends: results from the American Academy of Pediatrics third-year resident survey, 1997-2002
    William L Cull
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Division of Health Policy Research, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 112:787-92. 2003
    ..To examine trends in pediatric residents' training and job search experiences from 1997-2002...
  33. ncbi Research exposure during pediatric residency: influence on career expectations
    William L Cull
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Division of Health Policy Research, AAP Committee on Pediatric Research, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA
    J Pediatr 143:564-9. 2003
    ..To examine pediatric residents' research experiences during residency and to explore whether residents' attitudes toward research are related to their decision to pursue subspecialty fellowships...
  34. ncbi Children in the United States with discontinuous health insurance coverage
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Practice, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Ill 60007, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:382-91. 2005
    ..Estimates of the number of uninsured people in the United States usually exclude those with discontinuous coverage. The effects of gaps in insurance coverage for children on access to and use of ambulatory care are poorly understood...
  35. ncbi Where do graduating pediatric residents seek practice positions?
    William L Cull
    Division of Health Services Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:228-34. 2005
    ..To profile the characteristics of areas that graduating pediatric residents target in their job searches and to explore whether residents applying to primary care markets with higher pediatrician supplies experience job-search difficulty...
  36. ncbi Youth and tobacco
    S E Tanski
    Center for Child Health Research, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 56:553-65. 2004
    ..It is through comprehensive and collaborative efforts such as this that the global hazard of tobacco is most likely to be overcome...
  37. ncbi Closing the gap between guidelines and practice: ensuring safe and healthy beginnings
    Carole Lannon
    North Carolina Center for Children s Healthcare Improvement, University of North Carolina, UNC CB 7226, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7226, USA
    Pediatrics 114:494-6. 2004
  38. ncbi Measuring health status and quality of life for US children: relationship to race, ethnicity, and income status
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:377-86. 2004
    ..This paper asks: Has the field of pediatric health status measures reached this level of comprehensiveness?..
  39. ncbi Open sesame? Increasing access to medical literature
    Michael T Clarke
    American Academy of Pediatrics, 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 114:265-8. 2004
  40. ncbi Overview of the content of health supervision for young children: reports from parents and pediatricians
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1907-16. 2004
    ..To describe the content of anticipatory guidance provided to parents of infants and toddlers and to identify primary areas of unmet need as reported by both parents and pediatricians...
  41. ncbi Overview of the educational scholarship track
    Modena Wilson
    Department of Committees and Sections, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 1098, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:88-91. 2004
    ..There are objective indications that scholars in this track were successful in furthering their careers in medical education...
  42. ncbi The political anatomy of a guideline: a collaborative effort to develop the AHCPR-sponsored practice guideline on otitis media with effusion
    R H Sebring
    Division of Quality Care, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60009 0927, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 22:403-11. 1996
    ..The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) collaborated with the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of ..

Research Grants4

  1. Assessing Child Report of Asthma Health Status
    Lynn Olson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In a 3-year multifaceted study of children with asthma, a team of researchers and clinicians from the American Academy of Pediatrics, Rush Medical Center, and Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center will assess ..
  2. Adolescent Smoking Cessation in Pediatric Primary Care
    Jonathan D Klein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..effectiveness of adolescent smoking cessation interventions in pediatric primary care settings in the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS) practice-based research network (PBRN) of 1768 ..