Elizabeth Goodman

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hostility and adiposity mediate disparities in insulin resistance among adolescents and young adults
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr 157:572-7, 577.e1. 2010
  2. pmc Depressive symptoms in severely obese compared with normal weight adolescents: results from a community-based longitudinal study
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:64-9. 2011
  3. doi Dietary intake and cardiometabolic risk in ethnically diverse urban schoolchildren
    Lauren E Au
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1815-21. 2012
  4. pmc Socioeconomic status gradients in inflammation in adolescence
    Stefanie A Pietras
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, 100 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:442-8. 2013
  5. doi Maternal obesity, gestational hypertension, and preterm delivery
    Juliette Madan
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:82-8. 2010
  6. pmc Adolescents' use of the built environment for physical activity
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:251. 2015
  7. pmc Breastfeeding helps explain racial and socioeconomic status disparities in adolescent adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e458-65. 2008
  8. pmc Association of optimism with cardiometabolic risk in adolescents
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:407-12. 2013
  9. doi Consistently inconsistent: a snapshot of across- and within-state disparities in the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity
    Christina Bethell
    Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Ave, Mail Code CDRC P, Portland, OR 97219, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S277-86. 2009
  10. ncbi Socioeconomic disparities in insulin resistance: results from the Princeton School District Study
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics, Tufts New England Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:61-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Hostility and adiposity mediate disparities in insulin resistance among adolescents and young adults
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr 157:572-7, 577.e1. 2010
    ..This study explores whether the relationship between lower socioeconomic status and insulin resistance in adolescents is mediated by both physiological and psychological factors associated with increased cardiometabolic risk...
  2. pmc Depressive symptoms in severely obese compared with normal weight adolescents: results from a community-based longitudinal study
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:64-9. 2011
    ..This study determined the relationship of severe obesity and depressive symptoms over 3 years in a community-based sample of non-Hispanic black and white adolescents in grades 7-12 at baseline...
  3. doi Dietary intake and cardiometabolic risk in ethnically diverse urban schoolchildren
    Lauren E Au
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1815-21. 2012
    ..0001). Further research is warranted to determine the influence of dietary recommendations at a young age among different racial/ethnic groups on cardiometabolic health...
  4. pmc Socioeconomic status gradients in inflammation in adolescence
    Stefanie A Pietras
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, 100 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:442-8. 2013
    ..To determine whether lower socioeconomic status (SES), broadly defined, is associated with increased inflammation in adolescence and whether adiposity mediates these relationships...
  5. doi Maternal obesity, gestational hypertension, and preterm delivery
    Juliette Madan
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:82-8. 2010
    ..To study maternal obesity as a risk factor for preterm delivery...
  6. pmc Adolescents' use of the built environment for physical activity
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:251. 2015
    ....
  7. pmc Breastfeeding helps explain racial and socioeconomic status disparities in adolescent adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e458-65. 2008
    ..Racial and socioeconomic status differences in breastfeeding behavior have also been noted. In this study, we formally test whether breastfeeding mediates the relationship between race and socioeconomic status with adolescent adiposity...
  8. pmc Association of optimism with cardiometabolic risk in adolescents
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:407-12. 2013
    ..Because cardiometabolic risk differs by race and ethnicity, we also explored whether race and ethnicity moderated the optimism-cardiometabolic risk relationship...
  9. doi Consistently inconsistent: a snapshot of across- and within-state disparities in the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity
    Christina Bethell
    Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, 707 SW Gaines Ave, Mail Code CDRC P, Portland, OR 97219, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S277-86. 2009
    ..The epidemic of childhood overweight and obesity is characterized by known disparities. Less is known about how these disparities vary across and within the state in which a child lives...
  10. ncbi Socioeconomic disparities in insulin resistance: results from the Princeton School District Study
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics, Tufts New England Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:61-7. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine whether lower socioeconomic status (SES) is associated with changes in insulin resistance in adolescents over a 3-year period and explore moderators of this effect...
  11. pmc Stability of the factor structure of the metabolic syndrome across pubertal development: confirmatory factor analyses of three alternative models
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Department of Pediatrics and Public Health, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Pediatr 155:S5.e1-8. 2009
    ..To test the fit and stability of 3 alternative models of the metabolic syndrome's factor structure across 3 developmental stages...
  12. ncbi Stability of adolescent body mass index during three years of follow-up
    Nancy A Crimmins
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 151:383-7. 2007
    ..A 4-year longitudinal study was conducted to determine the prevalence of overweight, detect shifts in body mass index (BMI) distribution, and determine which adolescents were at risk for pathologic weight gain...
  13. pmc Vitamin D intake and serum vitamin D in ethnically diverse urban schoolchildren
    Lauren E Au
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:2047-53. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine whether racial/ethnic differences in dietary vitamin D intake exist and whether they explain differences in 25(OH)D...
  14. pmc The relationship of retinol binding protein 4 to changes in insulin resistance and cardiometabolic risk in overweight black adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    The Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Pediatr 154:67-73.e1. 2009
    ..To assess, among overweight non-hispanic black adolescents the relationship of changes in plasma retinol binding protein 4 (RBP4) over 3 years to changes in insulin resistance (IR) and 4 associated cardiometabolic risks...
  15. doi Adolescents' use of the built environment for physical activity
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Public Health 15:1596. 2015
    ....
  16. pmc Myocardial tissue remodeling in adolescent obesity
    Ravi V Shah
    Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Section, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000279. 2013
    ..Although ventricular remodeling has been reported in obese youth, early tissue-level markers within the myocardium that precede organ-level alterations have not been described...
  17. pmc Instability in the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in adolescents
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Mass, MA, USA
    Circulation 115:2316-22. 2007
    ..However, adolescence is a period of intense physiological change, and therefore stability of the underlying metabolic structure and clinical categorization based on metabolic risk is uncertain...
  18. pmc Recruitment and retention of urban schoolchildren into a randomized double-blind vitamin D supplementation trial
    Jennifer M Sacheck
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Trials 12:45-53. 2015
    ..While rarely used for supplementation trials in the United States, schools present a practical alternative to a clinical setting...
  19. pmc The typology of metabolic syndrome in the transition to adulthood
    Takara L Stanley
    Pediatric Endocrine Unit T L S and Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy M L C, E G, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Boston, Massachusetts 02114 and Harvard Medical School T L S, M L C, E G, Boston, Massachusetts 02114
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:1044-52. 2014
    ..Obesity is considered the major etiologic factor. However, unlike obesity, the natural history of MetS as adolescents transition to adulthood is unknown...
  20. doi Understanding pediatricians' views toward school-based BMI screening in Massachusetts: a pilot study
    Stefanie A Pietras
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Sch Health 82:107-14. 2012
    ..We assessed MA pediatricians' knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and practices concerning BMI screening...
  21. pmc A prospective study of psychological distress and weight status in adolescents/young adults
    Laura D Kubzansky
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 43:219-28. 2012
    ..The obesity-psychological distress relationship remains controversial...
  22. pmc Perceived socioeconomic status: a new type of identity that influences adolescents' self-rated health
    Elizabeth Goodman
    Tufts New England Medical Center and the Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:479-87. 2007
    ..In addition, the study determines whether SSS independently influences adolescents' self-rated health, an important predictor of morbidity and health service use...
  23. doi Maternal obesity and neonatal Apgar scores
    Minghua Chen
    Division of Newborn Medicine, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:89-95. 2010
    ..To determine whether maternal obesity in early pregnancy is associated with low neonatal 5-min Apgar scores while adjusting for confounders...
  24. pmc Genotype prediction of adult type 2 diabetes from adolescence in a multiracial population
    Jason L Vassy
    General Medicine Division, and jCenter for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1235-42. 2012
    ..Understanding the risk for type 2 diabetes (T2D) early in the life course is important for prevention. Whether genetic information improves prediction models for diabetes from adolescence into adulthood is unknown...
  25. pmc Vitamin D deficiency, adiposity, and cardiometabolic risk in urban schoolchildren
    Jennifer Sacheck
    Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Pediatr 159:945-50. 2011
    ..To determine the relationship between serum vitamin D levels and cardiometabolic risk factors independent of adiposity in urban schoolchildren...
  26. pmc Design and implementation of a physical activity intervention to enhance children's use of the built environment (the CUBE study)
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Department of Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 40:172-9. 2015
    ..However, most adolescents do not attain recommended physical activity levels and effective interventions are lacking. Physical activity trials rarely incorporate built environment use patterns...
  27. doi Firm foundations: strength-based approaches to adolescent chronic disease
    Richard J Chung
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:389-97. 2010
    ..Recent clinical innovations and research findings that provide evidence of the efficacy of strength-based approaches and represent a fundamental evolution in the clinical approach to adolescent care are reviewed...
  28. pmc The relationships of adiponectin with insulin and lipids are strengthened with increasing adiposity
    Lisa J Martin
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4255-9. 2005
    ..Because adiponectin is secreted by adipocytes, it may also act locally to counteract insulin resistance and dyslipidemia worsened by inflammation...