Articles and Publications, 2005

AHRQ-Supported Research on Child and Adolescent Health

Articles and publications about significant findings resulting from AHRQ-supported intramural and extramural research focusing on improving the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for children and adolescents.

Asarnow JR, Jaycox LH, Duan N, et al. Depression and role impairment among adolescents in primary care clinics. J Adolesc Health 2005 Dec; 37(6):477-83. AHRQ Grant No. HS09908. Select for abstract.

Bertakis KD, Azari R. The impact of obesity on primary care visits. Obes Res 2005 Sep; 13(9):1615-23. AHRQ Grant No. HS0616. Select for abstract.

Buchmueller T, Cooper P, Simon K, Vistnes J. The effect of SCHIP expansions on health insurance decisions by employers. Inquiry 2005 Fall; 42(3):218-31. Select for abstract.

Carroll AE, Rivara FP, Ebel B, et al. Household computer and Internet access; the digital divide in a pediatric clinical population. AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2005:111-15. AHRQ Grant HS13302. Select for abstract.

Carroll AE, Zimmerman FJ, Rivara FP, et al. Perceptions about Computers and the Internet in a Pediatric Clinic Population.  Ambul Pediatr 2005 March-April; 5(2):122-6. AHRQ Grant No. HS13302. Select for abstract.

Chang RK, Chen AY, Rodriguez S, et al. Changes in the newborn delivery practice and neonatal outcomes as financing changed in Los Angeles County and Orange County, California. Manag Care Interface 2005 Oct; 18(10):53-7, 62. AHRQ Grant No. HS13217. Select for abstract.

Chang RK, Joyce JJ, Castillo J, et al. Parental preference regarding hospitals for children undergoing surgery: a trade-off between travel distance and potential outcome improvement. Can J Cardiol 2004 Jul; 20(9):877-82. AHRQ Grant No. HS13217. Select for abstract.

Chang RK, Qi N, Larson J, et al. Comparison of upright and semi-recumbent postures for exercise echocardiography in healthy children. Am J Cardiol 2005 Apr 1; 95(7):918-21. AHRQ Grant No. HS13217.   Select for abstract.

Christakis DA, Wright JA, Taylor JA, et al. Association between parental satisfaction and antibiotic prescription for children with cough and cold symptoms. Pediatr Infec Dis J.  2005 Sept; 24(9):1-4. AHRQ Grant No. HS13195.  Select for abstract.

Cydulka RK, Tamayo-Sarver JH, Wolf C, et al. Inadequate follow-up controller medications among patients with asthma who visit the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med 2005 Oct; 46(4):316-22. AHRQ Grant No. HS00059. Select for abstract.

Dougherty D, Meikle SF, Owens P, et al.  Children's Health Care in the First National Healthcare Quality Report and National Healthcare Disparities Report. Med Care 2005 Mar;43(3 Suppl):I58-63. Select for abstract

dosReis S, Zito JM, Safer DJ, et al. Multiple psychotropic medication use for youths: a two-state comparison.J Child Adoles Psychopharmacol 2005 Feb; 15(1):68-77. Select for abstract.

Edwards B. Childhood obesity: a school-based approach to increase nutritional knowledge and activity levels. Nurs Clin North Am 2005 Dec; 40(4):661-9, vii-ix. AHRQ Grant No. HS11834. Select for abstract.

Flores G, Olson L, and Tomany-Korman S.  Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Early Childhood Health and Health Care. Pediatrics 2005 Feb; 115; 183-193. AHRQ Grant No. HS11305.  Select for abstract

Glasgow TS, Young PC, Wallin J, et al. Association of intrapartum antibiotic exposure and late-onset serious bacterial infections in infants. Pediatrics 2005 Sep; 116(3):696-702. AHRQ Grant No. HS11826. Select for abstract.

Guendelman S, Angulo V, Wier M, et al. Overcoming the odds: access to care for immigrant children in working poor families in California. Matern Child Health J 2005 Dec; 9(4):351-62. AHRQ Grant No. HS13411. Select for abstract.

Guise JM, Austin D, Morris CD. Review of case-control studies related to breastfeeding and reduced risk of childhood leukemia. Pediatrics 2005 Oct; 116(4):e724-31. AHRQ Grant No.HS11338. Select for abstract.

Gurvitz MZ, Chang RK, Ramos FJ, et al. Variations in adult congenital heart disease training in adult and pediatric cardiology fellowship programs. J Am Coll Cardiol 2005 Sep 6; 45(6):893-8. AHRQ Grant No. HS00046. Select for abstract.

Hessol NA, Fuentes-Afflick E. Ethnic differences in neonatal and postneonatal mortality. Pediatrics 2005 Jan 1; 115(1):e44-e51. AHRQ Grant No. HS07373. Select for abstract.

Holbrook TL, Hoyt DB, Coimbra R, et al. High rates of acute stress disorder impact quality-of-life outcomes in injured adolescents: mechanism and gender predict acute stress disorder risk. J Trauma 2005 Nov; 59(5):1126-30. AHRQ Grant No. HS07611. Select for abstract.

Holman RC, Curns AT, Belay ED, et al. Kawasaki Syndrome in Hawaii. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2005 May; 24(5):429-33. Select for abstract.

Huang SS, Platt R, Rifas-Shiman SL, et al. Post-PCV7 changes in colonizing pneumococcal serotypes in 16 Massachusetts communities, 2001 and 2004. Pediatrics 2005 Sep; 116(3):e408-13. AHRQ Grant No. HS10247. Select for abstract.

Hudson JL, Selden TM, Banthin JS. The impact of SCHIP on insurance coverage of children. Inquiry 2005 Fall; 42(3):232-54. Select for abstract.

Huey SJ, Henggeler SW, Rowland MD, et al. Predictors of treatment response for suicidal youth referred for emergency psychiatric hospitalization. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 2005 Sep; 34(3):582-9. AHRQ Grant No. HS01087. Select for abstract.

Hughes RG, Edgerton EA.  First, Do No Harm: Reducing Pediatric Medication Errors. Am J Nurs 2005 May;105(5):79-80, 82, 85 passim. Select for abstract.

Hwang LY, Tebb KP, Shafer MB, et al. Examination of the treatment and follow-up care for adolescents who test positive for Chlamydia trachomatis infection. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2005 Dec; 159(12):1162-66. AHRQ Grant No. HS010537. Select for abstract.

Jaffee KD, Liu GC, Canty-Mitchell J, et al. Race, urban community stressors, and behavioral and emotional problems of children with special health care needs. Psychiatr Serv 2005 Jan; 56(1):63-9. AHRQ Grant No. HS10453-S. Select for abstract.

Kersun LS, Propert KJ, Lautenbach E, et al. Early bacteremia in pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients on oral antibiotic prophylaxis. Pediatr Blood Cancer.  2005 Aug; 45(2):162-9. AHRQ Grant No. HS10399. Select for abstract.

Kieckhefer GM, Greek AA, Joesch JM, et al. Presence and characteristics of medical home and health services among children with asthma. J Pediatr Health Care 2005 Sep-Oct; 19(5):285-92. AHRQ Grant No. HS13110. Select for abstract.

Kirby JB and Kaneda T. Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage and access to health care. J Health Soc Behav 2005 Mar;46(1):15-31. Select for abstract

Kuhlthau K, Ferris TG, Davis RB, et al. Pharmacy- and diagnosis-based risk adjustment for children with Medicaid. Med Care 2005 Nov; 43(11):1155-9. AHRQ Grant No. HS1012. Select for abstract.

Lee GM, Salomon JA, Friedman JF, et al. Illness transmission in the home: a possible role for alcohol-based hand gels. Pediatrics 2005 Apr; 115(4):852-60. AHRQ Grant No. HS00063. Select for abstract.

Linder Ja, Bates DW, Lee GM, et al. Antibiotic treatment of children with sore throat. JAMA 2005 Nov 9; 294(18):2315-22. AHRQ Grant Nos. HS13908 and HS14563. Select for abstract.

Mack JW, Hildren JM, Watterson J. Parent and physician perspectives on quality of care at the end of life in children with cancer. J Clin Oncol 2005 Dec 20; 23(36):9155-61. AHRQ Grant No. HS00063. Select for abstract.

Mahabee-Gittens EM, Grupp-Phelan J, Brody AS, et al. Identifying children with pneumonia in the emergency department. Clin Pediatr 2005 Jun; 44(5):427-35. AHRQ Grant No. HS11038. Select for abstract.

McPhillips HA, Stille CJ, Smith D, et al. Potential medication dosing errors in outpatient pediatrics. J Pediatr 2005 Dec; 147(6):761-7. AHRQ Grant Nos. HS10391 and HS11843, and AHRQ Contract No. 290-00-0015. Select for abstract.

Merenstein D,Egleston B, Diener-West M. Lengths of stay and costs associated with children's hospitals. Pediatrics 2005 Apr; 115(4):839-44. Select for abstract.

Miller MR, Gergen P, Honour M, Zhan C. Burden of Illness for Children and Where We Stand in Measuring the Quality of This Health Care. Ambul Pediatr 2005 Sept-Oct; 5(5):268-78. Select for abstract.

Mitchell JB, Haber SG, Hoover S. Premium subsidy programs: who enrolls, and how do they fare? Health Aff (Millwood) 2005 Sep-Oct; 24(5):1344-55. Select for abstract.

Monheit AC, Vistnes JP. The demand for dependent health insurance: how important is the cost of family coverage? J Health Econ 2005 Nov; 24(6):1108-31. Select for abstract.

Morales LS, Staiger D, Horbar JD, et al. Mortality among very low-birthweight infants in hospitals serving minority populations. Am J Public Health 2005 Dec; 95(12):2206-12. AHRQ Grant No. HS132801. Select for abstract.

Newacheck PW, Kim SE. A national profile of health care utilization and expenditures for children with special health care needs. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2005 Jan; 159(1):10-7. Select for abstract

Ozer EM, Adams SH, Lustig JL, et al. Increasing the screening and counseling of adolescents for risky health behaviors: a primary care intervention. Pediatrics 2005 Apr; 115(4):960-68. AHRQ Grant No. HS11095. Select for abstract.

Paradise JL, Campbell TF, Dollaghan CA, et al.  Developmental outcomes after early or delayed insertion of tympanostomy tubes.  N Engl J Med  2005 Aug; 353(6):576-86.  AHRQ/NICHD Grant Nos. HD26026 and HD42080. Select for abstract.

Rhodes ET, Wolfsdorf JI, Cuthbertson DD, et al.  Effect of low-dose insulin treatment on body weight and physical development in children and adolescents at risk for type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care  2005 Aug; 28(8):1948-53. AHRQ Grant No. HS000063. Select for abstract.

Roberto PN, Mitchell JM, Gaskin DJ. Plan choice and changes in access to care over time for SSI-eligible children with disabilities. Inquiry 2005 Summer; 42(2):145-59. AHRQ Grant No. HS10912. Select for abstract.

Rutstein RM, Gebo KA, Flynn PM, et al. Immunologic Function and Virologic Suppression among Children with Perinatally Acquired HIV Infection on Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy. Med Care 2005 Sept; 43(9 Suppl):III 15-22. Select for abstract.

Rutstein RM, Gebo KA, Siberry GK, et al. Hospital and Outpatient Health Services Utilization among HIV-Infected Children in Care 2000-2001. Med Care  2005 Sept; 43(9 Suppl):III 31-9. Select for abstract

Schroeder AR, Newman TB, Wasserman RC, et al. Choice of urine collection methods for the diagnosis of urinary tract infection in young, febrile infants. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2005 Oct; 159(10):915-22. AHRQ Grant No. HS06485. Select for abstract.

Schuster MA, Beckett MK, Corona R, Zhou AJ. Hugs and kisses: HIV-infected parents' fears about contagion and the effects on parent-child interactions in a nationally representative sample. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2005 Feb; 159;173-9.  AHRQ Grant No. HS08578.  Select for abstract.

Sedman A, Harris JM, Schulz K, et al. Relevance of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicators for children's hospitals. Pediatrics 2005 Jan 1; 115(1):135-45. Select for abstract.

Seid M, Varni JW. Measuring primary care for children of Latino farmworkers: reliability and validity of the Parent's Perceptions of Primary Care Measure (P3C). Matern Child Health J 2005 Mar; 9(1):49-57. AHRQ Grant No. HS10317. Select for abstract.

Selden TM and Hudson JL. How much can really be saved by rolling back SCHIP? The net cost of public health insurance for children. Inquiry 2005 Spring; 42(1):16-28. Select for abstract.

Shone LP, Dick AW, Klein JD, et al. Reduction in racial and ethnic disparities after enrollment in the state children's health insurance program. Pediatrics. 2005 Jun; 115(6):e697-705. Select for abstract.

Simonsen L, Viboud C, Elixhauser A, et al. More on RotaShield and Intussusception: The Role of Age at the Time of Vaccination. J Infect Dis 2005 Sep 1; 192 Suppl 1:S36-43. Select for abstract.

Simpson L, Owens PL, Zodet MW, et al. Health care for children and youth in the United States: annual report on patterns of coverage, utilization, quality, and expenditures by income. Ambul Pediatr 2005 Jan-Feb; 5(1):6-44. Select for abstract.

Smink DS, Fishman SI, Kleinman K, et al. Effects of race, insurance status, and hospital volume on perforated appendicitis in children. Pediatrics 2005 Apr; 115(4):920-25. AHRQ Grant No. HS00063. Select for abstract.

Srivastava R, Norlin C, James BC, et al. Community and hospital-based physicians' attitudes regarding pediatric hospitalist systems. Pediatrics 2005 Jan 1; 115(1):34-8. AHRQ Grant No. HS11826. Select for abstract.

Tamura T, Goldenberg RL, Chapman VR, et al. Folate status of mothers during pregnancy and mental and psychomotor development of their children at five years of age. Pediatrics 2005 Sep; 116(3):703-8. AHRQ Contract No. HHS 282-92-0055. Select for abstract.

Tebb KP, Pantell RH, Wibbelsman CJ, et al. Screening sexually active adolescents for Chlamydia trachomatis: what about the boys? Am J Public Health 2005 Oct; 95(10):1806-10. AHRQ Grant No. HS10537. Select for abstract.

Wagner AK, Chan KA, Dashevsky I et al. FDA drug prescribing warnings: is the black box half empty or half full? Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 2006 Jun;15(6):369-86. AHRQ Grant No. HS11832. Select for abstract.

Whitlock EP, Williams SB, Gold R, et al. Screening and interventions for childhood overweight: a summary of evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Pediatrics 2005 Jul; 116(1):e125-44. AHRQ Contract No. 290-02-0024. Select for abstract.

Wiesenfeld HC, Sweet RL, Ness RB, et al. Comparison of acute and subclinical pelvic inflammatory disease. Sex Transm Dis 2005 Jul; 32(7):400-5. AHRQ Grant No. HS8358. Select for abstract.Plus&list_uids=15976596">abstract.

Woods D, Thomas E, Holl J, et al. Adverse events and preventable adverse events in children. Pediatrics 2005 Jan 1; 115(1):155-60. AHRQ Grant No. HS00078 Select for abstract.

Zaoutis TE, Goyal M, Chu JH, et al. Risk factors for and outcomes of bloodstream infection caused by extended-spectrum B-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species in children. Pediatrics 2005 Apr; 115(4):942-9. AHRQ Grant No. HS10399. Select for abstract.

Note: Publications without grant numbers are written by AHRQ Intramural researchers.

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Internet Citation: Articles and Publications, 2005. Content last reviewed October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.