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Jun 2018

BACKGROUND: Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a severe psychiatric condition characterized by low body weight, fear of weight gain/becoming fat and/or behavior that interferes with weight gain, and body disturbance. Though there have been recent advances in the treatment of AN, there contin...

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Timko CA, Goulazian TJ, Fitzpatrick KK, Rodriguez D

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Oct 2018

BACKGROUND: Traumatic stressful events (TSEs) during childhood and adolescence are associated with increased risk for psychopathology and cognitive impairment. Aberrations in social cognition may contribute to the psychopathology risk. We examined performance differences on social ...

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Barzilay R, White LK, Calkins ME, Moore TM, Young JF, Wolf DH, Satterthwaite TD, Gur RC, Gur RE

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Nov 2018

BACKGROUND: Childhood sexual abuse is a common cause of morbidity and mortality. All victims should receive a timely comprehensive medical exam. Currently there is a critical shortage of child abuse pediatricians who can complete the comprehensive child sexual abuse examination. Te...

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Stavas N, Shea J, Keddem S, Wood J, Orji W, Cullen C, Scribano P

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Dec 2018

OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of clinical pathway implementation and quality improvement (QI) interventions to increase the percentage of infants with extremity fractures undergoing evaluation for suspected physical abuse, including skeletal su...

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Deutsch SA, Henry MK, Lin W, Valentine KJ, Valente C, Callahan JM, Lavelle J, Scribano PV, Wood JN

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Oct 2018

BACKGROUND: Racial residential segregation is associated with higher rates of chronic hypertension, as well as greater risk of preterm birth and low birthweight. However, few studies have examined associations between segregation and hypertensive disorder of pregnancy (HDP). METHO...

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Mayne SL, Yellayi D, Pool LR, Grobman WA, Kershaw KN

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Dec 2018

BACKGROUND: Practitioner communication is one of the most important influences and predictors of HPV vaccination uptake. The objective of this study was to conduct a latent class analysis characterizing pediatric practitioner HPV recommendation patterns METHODS: Pediatric practiti...

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Hopfer S, Wright ME, Pellman H, Wasserman R, Fiks AG

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