Gina S Sucato

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gynecologic issues of the adolescent female solid organ transplant recipient
    Gina S Sucato
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3705 Fifth Avenue, G437, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:1521-42. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Extended cycling of oral contraceptive pills for adolescents
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:325-7. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Transdermal contraception as a model for adolescent use of new methods
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:357-62. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Gynecologic health care for the adolescent solid organ transplant recipient
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 9:346-56. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Extended cycle hormonal contraception in adolescents
    Gina S Sucato
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 17:461-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Developmental and reproductive health issues in adolescent solid organ transplant recipients
    Gina S Sucato
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Semin Pediatr Surg 15:170-8. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Adolescents' experiences using the contraceptive patch versus pills
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 24:197-203. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Barriers to Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptive Uptake Among Homeless Young Women
    Mohini Dasari
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 29:104-10. 2016
  9. pmc Cross-sectional evidence for a stress-negative affect pathway to substance use among sexual minority girls
    Michael P Marshal
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 6:321-2. 2013
  10. pmc Mental health and substance use disparities among urban adolescent lesbian and bisexual girls
    Michael P Marshal
    Michael P Marshal, PhD, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 19:271-9. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Gynecologic issues of the adolescent female solid organ transplant recipient
    Gina S Sucato
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3705 Fifth Avenue, G437, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:1521-42. 2003
    ..With careful attention to organ function, other medical problems, and concurrently prescribed medications, many transplant recipients can use safely the currently available methods of hormonal contraception...
  2. ncbi request reprint Extended cycling of oral contraceptive pills for adolescents
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:325-7. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Transdermal contraception as a model for adolescent use of new methods
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:357-62. 2011
    ..To examine the factors related to adolescents' decisions to use the transdermal contraceptive patch (patch) so as to develop a model for understanding how adolescents decide to use new contraceptive methods...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gynecologic health care for the adolescent solid organ transplant recipient
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 9:346-56. 2005
    ..This review is intended to help the transplant team better understand the gynecologic health care needs and treatment options of their adolescent patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Extended cycle hormonal contraception in adolescents
    Gina S Sucato
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 17:461-5. 2005
    ..This review summarizes recent findings related to the use of extended cycles and highlights their relevance to adolescents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Developmental and reproductive health issues in adolescent solid organ transplant recipients
    Gina S Sucato
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Semin Pediatr Surg 15:170-8. 2006
    ..Comprehensive reproductive health care visits are recommended for all sexually active adolescent solid organ transplant recipients...
  7. doi request reprint Adolescents' experiences using the contraceptive patch versus pills
    Gina S Sucato
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 24:197-203. 2011
    ..To compare use of the weekly transdermal contraceptive patch (patch) with daily combined hormonal contraceptive pills (pills) in adolescents...
  8. doi request reprint Barriers to Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptive Uptake Among Homeless Young Women
    Mohini Dasari
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 29:104-10. 2016
    ..To identify barriers to long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) uptake among homeless young women...
  9. pmc Cross-sectional evidence for a stress-negative affect pathway to substance use among sexual minority girls
    Michael P Marshal
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 6:321-2. 2013
    ..Results provide preliminary support for the minority stress hypothesis and the stress-negative affect pathway, and may inform the development of future prevention and intervention programs. ..
  10. pmc Mental health and substance use disparities among urban adolescent lesbian and bisexual girls
    Michael P Marshal
    Michael P Marshal, PhD, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 19:271-9. 2013
    ..Sexual minority girls (SMGs) report large substance use disparities and victimization experiences, yet there is a dearth of research that focuses exclusively on SMGs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Extended cycling of combined hormonal contraceptives in adolescents: physician views and prescribing practices
    Kelly L Gerschultz
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:151-7. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the practices of physicians who prescribe for adolescents extended cycles of combined hormonal contraception, in which hormones are taken for longer than 21 days and menstruation is delayed...
  12. doi request reprint Menstrual suppression in the adolescent
    Kelly L Kantartzis
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 26:132-7. 2013
    ..This article reviews the different modalities for menstrual suppression, common conditions in adolescents which may improve with menstrual suppression, and strategies for managing common side effects...
  13. doi request reprint Racial and/or Ethnic Differences in Formal Sex Education and Sex Education by Parents among Young Women in the United States
    Rachel H Vanderberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 29:69-73. 2016
    ..We sought to investigate the associations between race and/or ethnicity and young women's formal sex education and sex education by parents...
  14. doi request reprint Adolescents' attitudes toward expedited partner therapy for sexually transmitted infections
    Ana Radovic
    From the Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA SUNY at Buffalo Department of Pediatrics, Buffalo, NY and West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, WV
    Sex Transm Dis 40:894-7. 2013
    ..Eighty-five percent (330/387; 95% confidence interval, 81%-89%), reported acceptance of EPT. Adjusted analyses showed higher education, notification self-efficacy, and romantic partner were associated with EPT acceptance. ..
  15. doi request reprint Rett syndrome and menstruation
    Amy Hamilton
    University Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 25:122-6. 2012
    ..Describe the experience that girls with Rett syndrome have with menstruation including menstrual hygiene, dysmenorrhea, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and attempts at treatment...
  16. pmc Parents' Role in Adolescent Depression Care: Primary Care Provider Perspectives
    Ana Radovic
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Pediatr 167:911-8. 2015
    ..To understand how primary care providers (PCPs) perceive barriers to adolescent depression care to inform strategies to increase treatment engagement...
  17. pmc Sexual minority-related victimization as a mediator of mental health disparities in sexual minority youth: a longitudinal analysis
    Chad M Burton
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 42:394-402. 2013
    ..This research lends support to public policy initiatives that reduce bullying and hate crimes because reducing victimization can have a significant impact on the health and well-being of sexual minority youth...
  18. ncbi request reprint Provision of emergency contraception to adolescents
    Melanie A Gold
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:67-70. 2004
  19. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in young men's sex and contraceptive education
    Amy H Farkas
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    J Adolesc Health 56:464-7. 2015
    ..Racial/ethnic disparities exist in young men's contraceptive knowledge. This study examines whether the likelihood of receiving sexual health education varies by race/ethnicity...
  20. doi request reprint The management of menstrual suppression and uterine bleeding: a survey of current practices in the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium
    Enitan A Adegite
    St Christopher s Hospital For Children, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:553-7. 2012
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  21. doi request reprint Eliminating monthly periods with combined hormonal contraception
    Kelly L Gerschultz
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Women s Hospital, PA, USA
    Womens Health (Lond) 3:541-5. 2007
    ..Recent studies have addressed strategies for minimizing unscheduled bleeding, but further research is needed to identify how best to tailor regimens to the medical needs and preferences of individual women...
  22. ncbi request reprint Tips for clinicians. Sexually transmitted infections in adolescents: a treatment update
    Cindy M Schorzman
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 17:205-13. 2004