Gregory K Fritz

Summary

Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ethnic differences in perception of lung function: a factor in pediatric asthma disparities?
    Gregory K Fritz
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Coro West Suite 204, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:12-8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptom perception in pediatric asthma: resistive loading and in vivo assessment compared
    Gregory K Fritz
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Chest 132:884-9. 2007
  3. pmc Conundrums in childhood asthma severity, control, and health care use: Puerto Rico versus Rhode Island
    Cynthia A Esteban
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:238-44, 244.e1-5. 2009
  4. pmc Beliefs and barriers to medication use in parents of Latino children with asthma
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:892-8. 2009
  5. pmc Identifying individual, cultural and asthma-related risk and protective factors associated with resilient asthma outcomes in urban children and families
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:424-37. 2012
  6. pmc Medication adherence among Latino and non-Latino white children with asthma
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e1404-10. 2012
  7. pmc Immigration and acculturation-related factors and asthma morbidity in Latino children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Brown Medical School, 1 Hoppin Street, CORO West, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI, 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:1130-43. 2011
  8. pmc Access to and use of asthma health services among Latino children: the Rhode Island-Puerto Rico asthma center study
    Barbara Jandasek
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:683-98. 2011
  9. pmc Cultural-related, contextual, and asthma-specific risks associated with asthma morbidity in urban children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 17:38-48. 2010
  10. pmc Symptom perception in children with asthma: cognitive and psychological factors
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Health Psychol 28:226-37. 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Ethnic differences in perception of lung function: a factor in pediatric asthma disparities?
    Gregory K Fritz
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Coro West Suite 204, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:12-8. 2010
    ..The factors behind these disparities are poorly understood, but ethnic-related variations in children's ability to accurately recognize and report their pulmonary functioning may be a contributing process...
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptom perception in pediatric asthma: resistive loading and in vivo assessment compared
    Gregory K Fritz
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Chest 132:884-9. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Conundrums in childhood asthma severity, control, and health care use: Puerto Rico versus Rhode Island
    Cynthia A Esteban
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:238-44, 244.e1-5. 2009
    ..Differences in asthma severity between the mainland and island, however, remain largely unknown...
  4. pmc Beliefs and barriers to medication use in parents of Latino children with asthma
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:892-8. 2009
    ..We examined rates of medication use, medication beliefs, and perceived barriers to obtaining medication in US and island Puerto Rican parents of children with asthma...
  5. pmc Identifying individual, cultural and asthma-related risk and protective factors associated with resilient asthma outcomes in urban children and families
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:424-37. 2012
    ..The goal of this study is to identify individual, family/cultural, and illness-related protective factors that may minimize asthma morbidity in the context of multiple urban risks in a sample of inner-city children and families...
  6. pmc Medication adherence among Latino and non-Latino white children with asthma
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e1404-10. 2012
    ..This study assessed socioeconomic, family-based, and parent factors in medication adherence among children with asthma from Rhode Island (RI; Latino and non-Latino white [NLW]) and Puerto Rico...
  7. pmc Immigration and acculturation-related factors and asthma morbidity in Latino children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Brown Medical School, 1 Hoppin Street, CORO West, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI, 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:1130-43. 2011
    ..A study examining associations between these processes, family cohesion and social support networks, and asthma morbidity in a sample of Dominican and Puerto Rican caregivers residing in the mainland U.S., is also described...
  8. pmc Access to and use of asthma health services among Latino children: the Rhode Island-Puerto Rico asthma center study
    Barbara Jandasek
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:683-98. 2011
    ..The differences might reflect the effects of the different delivery systems on pediatric health care utilization and asthma management...
  9. pmc Cultural-related, contextual, and asthma-specific risks associated with asthma morbidity in urban children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 17:38-48. 2010
    ..These results can inform culturally sensitive clinical interventions for urban children with asthma whose health outcomes lag far behind their non-Latino White counterparts...
  10. pmc Symptom perception in children with asthma: cognitive and psychological factors
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Health Psychol 28:226-37. 2009
    ..Children's subjective and objective assessments of PEFR (peak expiratory flow rate) were characterized as representing perceptual accuracy, symptom magnification, and/or underestimation of asthma symptoms...
  11. pmc Asthma symptom perception and obesity in children
    Sheryl J Kopel
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:135-41. 2010
    ..More remains to be learned about the role of sociodemographic factors underlying this relationship...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pediatric asthma morbidity: the importance of symptom perception and family response to symptoms
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Brown Medical School, Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Corp West 2, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:167-77. 2007
    ..To determine whether family response to asthma symptoms mediates the relationship between child symptom perception and morbidity...
  13. pmc Latino caregivers' beliefs about asthma: causes, symptoms, and practices
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Asthma 45:205-10. 2008
    ....
  14. pmc Asthma, allergic rhinitis, and sleep problems in urban children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    J Clin Sleep Med 11:101-10. 2015
    ..Finally, we investigate whether sleep hygiene moderates the association between asthma and sleep problems, and whether there are differences in these associations based on ethnic background...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pediatric asthma management in the family context: the family asthma management system scale
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 30:492-502. 2005
    ..To examine psychometric properties of a revised version of the Family Asthma Management System Scale (FAMSS), a clinical interview to assess asthma management...
  16. ncbi request reprint The Asthma Risk Grid: clinical interpretation of symptom perception
    Robert B Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 25:1-6. 2004
    ..The Asthma Risk Grid represents a clinical application of symptom perception measurement, and pediatric cases are described as clinical examples. Clinical and research applications of the Asthma Risk Grid are presented...
  17. pmc Multiple urban and asthma-related risks and their association with asthma morbidity in children
    Daphne Koinis-Mitchell
    Child and Family Psychiatry, Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Brown Medical School, 1 Hoppin Street, CORO West, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:582-95. 2007
    ..To determine whether a multi-dimensional cumulative risk index (CRI) is a stronger predictor of asthma morbidity in urban, school-aged children with asthma, than poverty or severity alone...
  18. doi request reprint Psychological considerations of the child with asthma
    Todd E Peters
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02915, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 19:319-33, ix. 2010
    ..This article reviews the diagnosis and treatment of asthma as well as the correlation between asthma and psychiatric illness in children in an effort to improve management and treatment strategies for this prevalent disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts and self-mutilative behavior in a juvenile correctional facility
    Joseph V Penn
    Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:762-9. 2003
    ..To determine the lifetime history of suicide attempts in incarcerated youths and psychological factors related to suicidal and self-mutilative behaviors during incarceration...
  20. doi request reprint The asthma/mental health nexus in a population-based sample of the United States
    THOMAS H CHUN
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Chest 134:1176-82. 2008
    ..This study investigates the relationship between current asthma and poor mental health in a nationally representative sample of the US population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence in pediatric asthma: reasoning, responsibility, and behavior
    Elizabeth L McQuaid
    Child Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:323-33. 2003
    ....
  22. pmc Review of the literature: integrating psychoneuroimmunology into pediatric chronic illness interventions
    Jack H Nassau
    Bradley Hasbro Children s Research Center, CORO Center West Suite 204, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:195-207. 2008
    ..Provide an orientation to psychoneuroimmunology, a rationale for including assessments of immune function in intervention studies of pediatric chronic illness, review the current literature, and provide recommendations for future research...
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychological considerations of the child with asthma
    Todd E Peters
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 58:921-35, xi. 2011
    ..This article reviews the diagnosis and treatment of asthma as well as the correlation between asthma and psychiatric illness in children in an effort to improve management and treatment strategies for this prevalent disease...
  24. pmc Symptom perception and functional morbidity across a 1-year follow-up in pediatric asthma
    Jonathan M Feldman
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:339-47. 2007
    ..Support was found for including multiple measures of pulmonary function in the assessment of asthma symptom perception...
  25. ncbi request reprint Asthma disparities in the prevalence, morbidity, and treatment of Latino children
    Glorisa Canino
    University of Puerto Rico, Medical School San Juan, Puerto Rica
    Soc Sci Med 63:2926-37. 2006
    ..Finally, several suggestions for future research examining determinants that account for asthma disparities are examined...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of asthma and anxiety and depression in Puerto Rican children
    Alexander N Ortega
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, Ohio State University School of Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychosomatics 45:93-9. 2004
    ..Possible explanations for the findings are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Association of psychiatric disorders and different indicators of asthma in island Puerto Rican children
    Alexander N Ortega
    Yale University, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Health Policy and Administration, 60 College Street, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:220-6. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for mechanical lung function measurements in psychophysiology
    Thomas Ritz
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, and the VA Palo Alto Health Care System Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:546-67. 2002
    ..Recommendations are presented to increase the degree of standardization in the research application and publication of mechanical lung function measurements in psychophysiology...