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Oct, 2016
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Authors:

Shah S, Yun K

Over the last decade, approximately 200,000 refugee children have resettled across the United States. This population is dispersed, resulting in limited data. Collaborative research networks, where clinicians across distinct practice sites work together to answer research questions, can ...

Oct, 2016
Article
Authors:

Hwang S, Mollen CJ, Kellom KS, Dougherty SL, Noonan KG

ABSTRACT: This qualitative study articulates the challenges, best practices, and facilitators to information sharing when addressing the behavioral health needs of children in out-of-home care. Thirteen interviews and nine focus groups were conducted to illuminate the perspectives of fos...

Oct, 2016
Article
Authors:

Dave G, Ritchwood T, Young TL, Roman Isler M, Black A, Akers AY, Gizlice Z, Blumenthal C, Atley L, Wynn M, Stith D, Cene C, Ellis D, Corbie-Smith G

PURPOSE: Parents and caregivers play an important role in sexual socialization of youth, often serving as the primary source of information about sex. For African American rural youth who experience disparate rates of HIV/sexually transmitted infection, improving caregiver–youth communic...

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Oct, 2016
Article
Authors:

Paine CW, Fakeye O, Christian CW, Wood JN

OBJECTIVES: We aimed to estimate the prevalence of abuse in young children presenting with rib fractures and to identify demographic, injury, and presentation-related characteristics that affect the probability that rib fractures are secondary to abuse. METHODS: We searched PubMed/MEDLI...

Sep, 2016
Article
Authors:

Lewis VJ, Mollen CJ, Forke CM, Peter NG, Pati S, Medina SP, Johnson SE

ABSTRACT: Adolescents, like adults, frequently experience discrimination, which can be particularly salient in the context of reproductive health care. We examined urban Black adolescent females’ perceived experiences of racial discrimination during reproductive health care encounters. S...

Sep, 2016
Article
Authors:

Cooper AS, Friedlaender E, Levy SE, Shekdar KV, Bradford AB, Wells KE, Mollen C

ABSTRACT: Our objective was to describe the types of providers who refer children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) for brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), the referral reason, and MRI results. The most common referral reasons were autism spectrum disorder with seizures (33.7%), au...

Aug, 2016
Article
Authors:

Guevara JP, Rothman B, Brooks E, Gerdes M, McMillon-Jones F, Yun K

INTRODUCTION: Few eligible children participate in early intervention (EI) programs. The objective of this study was to determine feasibility and outcomes of a novel patient navigation program on EI referrals among a diverse group of at-risk children. METHODS: During a 6-month period, a...

Aug, 2016
Article
Authors:

Griffis H, Matone M, Kellom K, Concors EQuarshie WFrench B, Rubin D, Cronholm PF

BACKGROUND: Home visiting programs represent an important primary prevention strategy for adverse prenatal health behaviors; the various ways in which home visiting programs impact prenatal smoking cessation and reduction behaviors remain understudied. METHODS: Mixed methods approach us...

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