AHRQ-Supported Research on Child and Adolescent Health
DJ, Kairys SW, Gubernick RS, et al. Expanding the pediatrician's black bag: a psychosocial care improvement model to address the "new
morbidities." Jt Comm J Qual
Patient Saf 2008 Feb; 34(2):106-15. Select for abstract.
LK. Update on immunizations in children and adolescents. Am Fam
Physician 2008 Jun 1; 77(11):1561-8. Select for abstract.
Raebel MA, Brown J, et al. Use of antidepressant medications during
pregnancy: a multisite study. Am J
Obstet Gynecol 2008 Feb; 198(2):194.e1-5. Select for abstract.
Love TE. The role of race in cesarean delivery rate case mix
adjustment. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008
Jan; 198(1):69.e1-5. AHRQ Grant HS014352-01A1. Select for abstract.
Read D, Blumberg SJ, et al. What is the prevalence of children with
special health care needs? Toward an understanding of variations in findings
and methods across three national surveys. Matern Child Health J 2008 Jan; 12(1):1-14. Select for abstract.
AE, Anderson ML, Rivara FP, et al. Health care utilization and costs associated
with childhood abuse. J Gen
Intern Med 2008 Mar; 23(3):294-99. Select for abstract.
RM, Caine ED. Increase in US youth suicide rates 2004. Inj Prev 2008 Feb; 14(1):2-3.
AHRQ Grant HS15930-02.
Ray WA, Arbogast PG, et al. Increasing exposure to
angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in pregnancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008
Mar; 198(3):291.e1-e5. Select for abstract.
JE, Carter-Edwards L, Piehl M, et al. Cultural attitudes toward weight, diet,
and physical activity among overweight African American girls. Prev Chron Dis 2008 Apr; 5(2):A36.
Select for abstract.
Gorman-Smith D, Henry DB, et al. Adaptive coping reduces the impact of
community violence exposure on violent behavior among African American and
Latino male adolescents. J Abnorm
Child Psychol 2008 Jan; 36(1):105-15. Select for abstract.
TH, Rozier G, Slade GD. Effects of enrollment in Medicaid versus
the State Children's Health Insurance Program on
kindergarten children's untreated dental caries. Am J Public Health 2008 May;
98(5):876-81. Select for abstract.
Buckelew SM, Yu J, English A, et al. Innovations in preventive mental health care services for adolescents. J Adol Health 2008 May, 42 (95):519-25. Select to access the abstract in PubMed®.
Belizan JM, Jacquerioz FA. Forward: Maternal and childbirth health
systematic reviews. Paediatr Perinat
Epidemiol 2008 Jan; 22 Suppl 1:1-3.
Christensen M, Thomson V, Letson GW. Evaluating the reach of universal newborn hearing screening in Colorado. Am J Prev Med 2008 Dec; 35(6):594-7. Cites USPSTF recommendation statement, Newborn Hearing Screening. Select to access the abstract.
Caughey AB, Washington AE, Kuppermann M. Perceived risk of
prenatal diagnostic procedure-related miscarriage and Down syndrome among
pregnant women. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008 Mar; 198(3):333.e1-e8.
Select for abstract.
Escarce JJ. Family structure and the treatment of childhood asthma. Med Care 2008 Feb;
46(2):174-84. Select for abstract.
Matter KC, Sinclair SA, et al. Unintentional pediatric
submersion-injury-related hospitalizations in the United States, 2003. Inj Prev 2008 Apr; 14(2):131-35.
Select for abstract.
Ray WA, Arbogast PG, et al. Health plan notification and feedback to
providers is associated with increased filling of preventer medications for
children with asthma enrolled in Medicaid. J Pediatr 2008 Apr; 152(4):481-8. Select for abstract.
MR, Stevens GD, Pickering TA. Preventable hospitalizations among children
in California counties after child health insurance expansion
initiatives. Med Care 2008
Feb; 46(2):142-7. Select for abstract.
Dharmar M, Marcin JP, Romano PS, et al. Quality of care of children in the emergency department: association with hospital setting and physician training. J Pediatr 2008 Dec; 153(6):783-9. e1-789.e2. Select to access the abstract.
Graham A, Krois L, et al. "Mind the gap" in
children's health insurance coverage: does the length of a child's coverage gap
matter? Ambul Pediatr 2008 Mar-Apr; 8(2):129-34. Select for abstract.
DeVoe JE, Krois
L, Edlund T, et al. Uninsurance among children whose parents are losing
Medicaid coverage: results from a statewide survey of Oregon families. Health Serv Res 2008 Feb; 43(1 Pt
II):401-18. AHRQ Grants HS014645 and HS16181. Select for abstract.
Krois L, Edlund C, et al. Uninsured but eligible children: are their
parents insured? Recent findings from Oregon. Med Care 2008 Jan; 46(1):3-8. AHRQ Grants HS014645 and HS16181. Select for abstract.
Horvath MM, Cozart H, et al. Reevaluating the safety profile of
pediatrics: a comparison of computerized adverse drug event surveillance and
voluntary reporting in the pediatrics environment. Pediatrics 2008
Dietrich MS, Labadie RF. An estimate of the number
of mastoidectomy procedures performed annually in the United States. Ear Nose Throat J 2008
May; 87(5):267-70. Select for abstract.
A, Carey VJ, Finkelstein JA, et al. Are performance measures based on
automated medical records valid for physician/practice profiling of asthma
care? Med Care 2008 Jun; 46(6):620-26. Select for abstract.
James AB. Chlamydial and gonococcal infections in women seeking pregnancy
testing at family-planning clinics. Am
J Obstet Gynecol 2008 May; 198(5):502e1-e4. Select for abstract.
Korst LM, Fridman M, et al. Vaginal birth cesarean: clinical risk factors
associated with adverse outcome. Am J
Obstet Gynecol 2008 Apr; 198(4):452.e1-452.e12. Select for abstract.
Corbett KK, Wong S, et al. "Get Smart Colorado": impact of
a mass media campaign to improve community antibiotic use. Med Care
2008 Jun; 46(6):597-605. Select for abstract.
Gorelick M, Scribano PV, Stevens MW, et al. Predicting need for hospitalization in acute pediatric asthma. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008 Nov; 24(11):735-44. Select to access the abstract.
Vogel WB, Bucciarelli RL, et al. The effect of premium changes on SCHIP
enrollment duration. Health Serv Res 2008
Apr; 43(2):458-77. Select for abstract.
Hill SC, Liang L. Smoking in the home and children's
health. Tob Control 2008
Feb; 17(1):32-37. Select for abstract.
MacIsaac D, Palm E. Trends in charges and payments for nonhospitalized
emergency department pediatric visits, 1996-2003. Acad Emerg Med 2008 Apr;
15(4):347-54. Select for abstract.
Goldie S. The economic burden of noncervical human papillomavirus disease
in the United States. Am J Obstet
Gynecol 2008 May; 198(5):500.e1-e7. Select for abstract.
FA, Belizan JM, Buekens P. Recommendations to increase the impact of
maternal and childbirth health systematic reviews in the Americas. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2008 Jan;
22 Suppl 1:61-6. Select for abstract.
Morrow JD, Ning M, et al. Oxidative stress and matrix metalloproteinase-9
in acute ischemic stroke: the Biomarker Evaluation. Stroke 2008 Jan; 39(1):100-4.
AHRQ Grant HS011392. Select for abstract.
Lautenbach E, Chu J, et al. Fluoroquinolone resistance in pediatric
bloodstream infections because of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella
species. Am J Infect Control 2008
Feb; 36(1):70-73. AHRQ Grant HS10399. Select for abstract.
Miller TL, Phillips SD, et al. Quality of mental health care for
depressed adolescents. Am J Med Qual 2008
Mar-Apr; 23(2):96-104. Select for abstract.
Kronman MP, Hall M, Slonim AD, et al. Charges and
lengths of stay attributable to adverse patient-care events using
pediatric-specific quality indicators: a multicenter study of freestanding
children's hospitals. Pediatrics 2008 Jun;
121(6):e1653-9. Select for abstract.
Kuehn BM. Preventive Services Task Force endorses breastfeeding support in primary care. JAMA 2008 Dec 10; 300(22):2598.
Huang J. Go out or stay in? The effects of zero tolerance laws on alcohol
use and drinking and driving patterns among college students. Health Econ 2008 Jan 25; Epub ahead of
print. Select for abstract.
Zaslavsky AM, Ganz ML. The financial implications of availability and
quality of a usual source of care for children with special health care
needs. Matern Child Health J 2008
Mar; 12(2):243-59. Select for abstract.
Millman AM, Zhang X et al. Impact of admission-day crowding on the length of stay
of pediatric hospitalization. Pediatrics 2008 Apr; 121(4):e718-30.
Select for abstract.
MC, Escobar GJ, Zheng Z, et al. Factors influencing parental satisfaction
with neonatal intensive care among the families of moderately premature
infants. Pediatrics 2008 Jun; 121(6):1111-18. AHRQ Grant HS10131. Select for abstract.
Valuing reduced antibiotic use for pediatric acute otitis media. Pediatrics 2008 Apr; 121(4):669-73.
Glick HA, Asch DA. Age inconsistency in the American Academy of Pediatrics
guidelines for acute otitis media. Pediatrics 2008 Apr; 121(4):657-68.
Select for abstract.
A. Impact of the HealthChoice Program on cesarean section and vaginal
birth after C-section deliveries: a retrospective analysis. Matern Child Health J 2008 Mar;
12(2):266-75. Select for abstract.
Mongelluzzo J, Mohamad Z, Ten Have TR, et al.
Corticosteroids and mortality in children with bacterial meningitis. JAMA 2008 May 7;
Calonge N, Teutsch SM, Botkin JR, on behalf of the United States
Preventive Services Task Force. Expanding newborn screening:
process, policy, and priorities. Hastings Center Rep 2008 May-Jun; 38(3):32-48. Select for abstract.
S, Silver EJ, Stein RE, et al. Association of functional limitation with
health care needs and experience of children with special health care needs. Pediatrics 2008
May; 121(5):994-1001. Select for abstract.
Marcus SC, Druss BG. Effects of Food and Drug Administration warnings on
antidepressant use in a national sample. Arch Gen Psychiatry 2008 Jan; 65(1):94-101. AHRQ Grant HS016097. Select for abstract.
Owens PL, Zodet MW, Berdahl T, Dougherty D, McCormick MC, Simpson LA. Annual report on health care for children and youth in the United States: focus on injury-related emergency department utilization and expenditures. Ambul Pediatr 2008 Jul-Aug;8(4):219-40.e17. Select for abstract.
Perry TT, Vargas
PA, Bufford J, et al. Classroom aeroallergen exposure in Arkansas Head Start
centers. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2008 Apr; 100(4):358-63. AHRQ Grant HS11062. Select for abstract.
Pont SJ, Carpenter LR, Griffin MR, et al. Trends in healthcare usage attributable to diarrhea, 1995-2004. J Pediatr 2008 Dec; 153(6):777-82.el. Select to access the abstract.
Davern M, Ireland M, et al. Transition to adulthood: delays and unmet
needs among adolescents and young adults with asthma. J Pediatr 2008 Apr; 152(4):471-5.
Select for abstract.
Scanlon MC, Harris JM 2nd, Levy F, et al. Evaluation
of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality pediatric quality
indicators. Pediatrics 2008 Jun; 121(6):e1723-31. Select for abstract.
Schechter MS. Patient registry analyses: seize the data, but caveat lector. J Pediatr 2008 Dec; 153(6):733-35.
Lantz PM, Dick AW, et al. Crowd-out in the State Children's Health
Insurance Program (SCHIP): incidence, enrollee characteristics and experiences,
and potential impact on New York's SCHIP. Health Serv Res 2008 Feb; 43(1 Pt 2):419-32.
AHRQ Grant HS01450-03. Select for abstract.
Weinberger M, Mulvaney S, et al. Accuracy of perceptions of overweight
and relation to self-care behaviors among adolescents with type 2 diabetes and
their parents. Diabetes Care 2008
Feb; 31(2):227-9. AHRQ Grant HS00032-14. Select for abstract.
KM. Pediatrics nurse staffing and quality of care in the hospital
setting. J Nurs Care Qual
2008 Apr-Jun; 23(2):105-14. Select for abstract.
Mason W, Taketomo C, et al. Development, testing, and findings of a
pediatric-focused trigger tool to identify medication-related harm in US
children's hospitals. Pediatrics 2008 Apr; 121(4):e927-35. Select for abstract.
Simonsen L, Vibound C, et al. Trends in intussusception hospitalizations
among US infants, 1993-2004: implications for monitoring the safety of the
new rotavirus vaccination program. Pediatrics 2008 May; 121(5):e1125-32.
Rakowski W, Ayanian JZ. Effect of cost sharing on screening mammography
in Medicare health plans. N Engl J
Med 2008 Jan 24; 358(4):375-83. AHRQ Grant
HS000020-20. Select for abstract.
Ward MM, Vaughn TE. Do postoperative complications vary by hospital
teaching status? Med Care 2008
Jan; 46(1):25-32. AHRQ Grant HS-015009. Select for abstract.
SL, Dolan LA, Cheng JC, et al. Adolescent idiopathic
scoliosis. Lancet 2008
May 3; 371(9623):1527-37. Select for abstract.
C. Otitis media guidelines do not reflect clinical practice. Am Fam Physician 2008 Feb 15;
Liszka HA, Nietert PJ, et al. Achievable benchmarks of care for primary
care quality indicators in a practice-based research network. Am J Med Qual 2008 Jan-Feb;
23(1):39-46. AHRQ Grant HS013716. Select for abstract.
Smith L, Bokhour B, et al. Racial/ethnic variation in parent
perceptions of asthma. Ambul Pediatr 2008 Mar-Apr; 8(2):89-97.
Select for abstract.
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