Carol Curtin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Food selectivity, mealtime behavior problems, spousal stress, and family food choices in children with and without autism spectrum disorder
    C Curtin
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 465 Medford Street, Suite 500, Charlestown, MA, 02129, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 45:3308-15. 2015
  2. pmc Parent support improves weight loss in adolescents and young adults with Down syndrome
    Carol Curtin
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1402-8.e1. 2013
  3. pmc Prevalence of overweight in children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorders: a chart review
    Carol Curtin
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA, USA
    BMC Pediatr 5:48. 2005
  4. pmc The prevalence of obesity in children with autism: a secondary data analysis using nationally representative data from the National Survey of Children's Health
    Carol Curtin
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School EK Shriver Center, 200 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02452, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:11. 2010
  5. pmc Association between adult attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and obesity in the US population
    Sherry L Pagoto
    Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:539-44. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight in children with developmental disorders in the continuous national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES) 1999-2002
    Linda G Bandini
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr 146:738-43. 2005
  7. pmc Comparison of physical activity between children with autism spectrum disorders and typically developing children
    Linda G Bandini
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA, and Department of Health Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02452, USA
    Autism 17:44-54. 2013
  8. pmc Food selectivity in children with autism spectrum disorders and typically developing children
    Linda G Bandini
    E K Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:259-64. 2010
  9. pmc Including Youth with Intellectual Disabilities in Health Promotion Research: Development and Reliability of a Structured Interview to Assess the Correlates of Physical Activity among Youth
    Carol Curtin
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Charlestown, MA, USA
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil 29:378-86. 2016
  10. pmc Changes in Food Selectivity in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Linda G Bandini
    Department of Pediatrics, E K Shriver Center, UMass Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North S3 324B, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord . 2016

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Food selectivity, mealtime behavior problems, spousal stress, and family food choices in children with and without autism spectrum disorder
    C Curtin
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 465 Medford Street, Suite 500, Charlestown, MA, 02129, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 45:3308-15. 2015
    ..High food selectivity was associated with mealtime behavior problems in both groups. Interventions to reduce food selectivity may lead to decreases in mealtime behavior problems. ..
  2. pmc Parent support improves weight loss in adolescents and young adults with Down syndrome
    Carol Curtin
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1402-8.e1. 2013
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  3. pmc Prevalence of overweight in children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorders: a chart review
    Carol Curtin
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA, USA
    BMC Pediatr 5:48. 2005
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine the prevalence of overweight among a clinical population of children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorders (ASD)...
  4. pmc The prevalence of obesity in children with autism: a secondary data analysis using nationally representative data from the National Survey of Children's Health
    Carol Curtin
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School EK Shriver Center, 200 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02452, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:11. 2010
    ..The goal of the current study was to estimate the prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents with autism...
  5. pmc Association between adult attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and obesity in the US population
    Sherry L Pagoto
    Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:539-44. 2009
    ..Mediation analyses suggest that binge eating disorder (BED), but not depression, partially mediates the associations between ADHD and both overweight and obesity. Results suggest that adult ADHD is associated with overweight and obesity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight in children with developmental disorders in the continuous national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES) 1999-2002
    Linda G Bandini
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr 146:738-43. 2005
    ..To estimate the prevalence of overweight in children identified with developmental disorders on the basis of nationally representative survey data...
  7. pmc Comparison of physical activity between children with autism spectrum disorders and typically developing children
    Linda G Bandini
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA, and Department of Health Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02452, USA
    Autism 17:44-54. 2013
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  8. pmc Food selectivity in children with autism spectrum disorders and typically developing children
    Linda G Bandini
    E K Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:259-64. 2010
    ..To define food selectivity and compare indices of food selectivity among children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) and typically developing children, and to assess the impact of food selectivity on nutrient adequacy...
  9. pmc Including Youth with Intellectual Disabilities in Health Promotion Research: Development and Reliability of a Structured Interview to Assess the Correlates of Physical Activity among Youth
    Carol Curtin
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Charlestown, MA, USA
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil 29:378-86. 2016
    ..Understanding the perceptions of and barriers to PA as reported by youth with intellectual disabilities themselves is important for designing effective interventions...
  10. pmc Changes in Food Selectivity in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Linda G Bandini
    Department of Pediatrics, E K Shriver Center, UMass Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North S3 324B, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord . 2016
    ..These findings support the need for interventions early in childhood to increase variety and promote healthy eating among children with ASD...
  11. doi request reprint Physical Activity Levels, Frequency, and Type Among Adolescents with and Without Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Heidi I Stanish
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA, 02125, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord . 2017
    ..3 vs. 7.1 activities, pā€‰<ā€‰0.03). Walking/hiking and active video gaming were among the top activities for both groups. Findings support the need for interventions that meet the needs of youth with ASD...
  12. doi request reprint Emergency preparedness of families of children with developmental disabilities: what public health and safety emergency planners need to know
    Susan Wolf-Fordham
    Project Director, E K Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts
    Am J Disaster Med 10:23-34. 2015
    ..To assess the emergency preparedness knowledge, behaviors, and training needs of families of children with developmental disabilities (DD)...
  13. pmc Emergency preparedness of families of children with developmental disabilities: what public health and safety emergency planners need to know
    Susan Wolf-Fordham
    Project Director, E K Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts
    J Emerg Manag 13:7-18. 2015
    ..To assess the emergency preparedness knowledge, behaviors, and training needs of families of children with developmental disabilities (DD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association of major depression and binge eating disorder with weight loss in a clinical setting
    Sherry Pagoto
    Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2557-9. 2007
    ..The present study compared weight loss among patients with and without MDD and BED who participated in a hospital-based weight loss program modeled after the Diabetes Prevention Program...
  15. pmc Expanding Horizons: A Pilot Mentoring Program Linking College/Graduate Students and Teens With ASD
    Carol Curtin
    University of Massachusetts Medical School E K Shriver Center, Charlestown, MA, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 55:150-6. 2016
    ..Although the pilot study was small, it provides preliminary data that mentoring for youth with ASD has promise for increasing self-esteem, social skills, and quality of life. ..