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Publications – 2005

Anand SG, Feldman MJ, Geller DS, Bisbee A, Bauchner H.  A content analysis of email communication between primary care providers and parents.  Pediatrics. 2005;115:1283-1288.

Barnes LL. American Acupuncture and Efficacy: Meanings and Their Points of Insertion. Medical Anthropology Quarterly.  2005;19(3):239-266.

Barnes LL, Coulter D. Concepts of Holistic Care. In Developmental Disabilities: Delivery of Medical Care for Children and Adults, 2nd ed, I. Leslie Rubin and Allen C. Crocker, ed. (Baltimore: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co., Inc., Projected publication, 2005).

Barnes LL, Sered SS, ed. Religion and Healing in America (New York: Oxford University Press, 2005).

  • Sered SS, Barnes, LL. Introduction, pp. 3-26.
  • Barnes LL. Multiple Meanings of Chinese Healing in the United States, pp. 307-331.

Barnes LL. Teaching from the Crossroads: On Religious Healing in African Diaspora Contexts in the Americas. In Teaching African American Religions, Carolyn M. Jones and Theodore L. Trost, ed. (New York: Oxford University Press, In press).

Barnes LL. Needles, Herbs, Gods, and Ghosts: China, Healing, and the West to 1848 (Harvard University Press, Forthcoming - fall 2005).

Barnes LL, Talamántez IM, ed. Teaching Religion and Healing (New York: Oxford University Press. (In press for spring 2006).

  • Barnes LL. Introduction
  • Barnes LL. The History of Chinese Healing Traditions
  • Barnes LL. A Medical-School Curriculum on Religion, Culture, and Healing

Belahsen R, Bermudez O, Mohamed M, Fatima F, Newby PK, Tucker KL. Obesity and related metabolic disorders are prevalent among Moroccan women of child-bearing age. International Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism 2005;13:159-166.

Black MM. Dubowitz H. Casey PH. Cutts D. Drewett RF. Drotar D. Frank DA. Karp R. Kessler DB. Meyers AF. Wright CM. Failure to thrive as distinct from child neglect. [Comment. Letter] Pediatrics. 2005;117(4):1456-8.

Boynton-Jarrett R, Rich-Edwards J, Malspeis S, Missmer SA, Wright R.  A Prospective Study of Hypertension and Risk of Uterine Leiomyomata.  American Journal of Epidemiology, 2005; 161:628-638.

Brahan D, Bauchner H.  Current health challenges and opportunities in the US.  Current Paediatrics 2005; 15:239-245.

Brahan D, Bauchner H.  Changes in reporting of race/ethnicity, SES, gender, and age over 10 years.  Pediatrics. 2005;115:163-166.

Chamberlain LB, Merewood A, Malone KL, Cimo S, Philipp BL. Calls to an inner-city hospital breastfeeding telephone support Line. J Hum Lact 2005; 21(1): 53-58.

Cherayil M, Oliviera D, Sandel M, Tohn E. Lawyers and Doctors Partner for Healthy Housing Clearinghouse Rev of Poverty Law and Policy 2005;39 (1-2): 65.

Feinberg E. Improving Health Care, Child Care, Nutrition and Income for Low Income Families and Communities: THE BOSTON DUDLEY REALBENEFITS INITIATIVE. Report prepared for Community Catalyst and Annie E. Casey Foundation, April 2005.

Flores G, Abreu M, Chaisson CE, Meyers A, Sachdeva RC, Fernandez H, Francisco P, Diaz B, Diaz AM, Santos-Guerrero I.  A randomized, controlled trial of the effectiveness of community-based case management in insuring uninsured Latino children. Pediatrics 2005;116:1433-144.

Fung TT, McCullough ML, Newby PK, Manson JE, Meigs JB, Rifai N, Willett WC, Hu FB. Diet quality scores and plasma concentrations of markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2005;82(1):163-73.

Geller, AC. Lash, TL. Siegel, BS. Annas GD. and Prout M.  The Primary Care Pediatrician’s Influence on Medical Students Performance of Smoking Assessments and Counseling. Preventive Medicine   2005;41:47-52

Geltman PL, Cochran J. A private-sector preferred provider network model for public health screening of newly-resettled refugees. Am J Public Health. 2005;95:196-199.

Geltman PL, Grant-Knight W, Supriya MD, Lloyd-Travaglini C, Lustig S, Landgraf JM, Wise PH. The lost boys of Sudan: functional and behavioral health of unaccompanied refugee minors resettled in the United States. Arch Pediatri Adolesc Med. 2005;159:585-91.

Geltman PL. ‘Lost Boys of Sudan’ not living in “institutions” in the U.S. (letter). BMJ. Electronically published on June 28, 2005.

Gura C, Parson SK, Bechard LJ, Henderson T, Onsay M, Phiptakunakul W, Duggan C, Puder M, Lenders C. Use of fish oil-based lipid emulsions to treat essential fatty acid deficiency in a soy allergic patient receiving parenteral nutrition. Clinical Nutrition. 2005;24(5):839-847.

Karp RJ, Cheng C, Meyers AF. The appearance of discretionary income: influence on the prevalence of under- and over-nutrition.  International Journal for Equity in Health 2005, 4:10 (28 June 2005)

Merewood A, Mehta, S, Chamberlain LB, Philipp BL, Bauchner H.  Breastfeeding Rates in US Baby-Friendly Hospitals: Results of a National Survey.  Pediatrics. 2005;116:628-634.

Meyers AF, Cutts DB, Frank DA, Levenson S, Skalicky A, Cook JT, Berkowitz C, Black MM, Casey PH, Zaldivar N. Subsidized Housing and Child Nutritional Status: Data from a Multisite Surveillance Study. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med.  2005;159(6):551-556.

Meyers A, Cutts D, Frank DA, Levenson S, Skalicky A, Heeren T, Cook J, Berkowitz C, Black M, Casey P, Zaldivar N.  Subsidized housing and children's nutritional status: data from a multisite surveillance study.  Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2005;159:551-556.

Neault N, Cook JT, Morris V, Frank D. The Real Cost of a Healthy Diet: Healthful Foods are Out of Reach for Low-Income Families in Boston, Massachusetts. Report published August 2005 by the Boston Medical Center Department of Pediatrics. Available at: http://dcc2.bumc.bu.edu/csnappublic/HealthyDiet_Aug2005.pdf  

Newby PK, Tucker KL, Wolk A. Risk of overweight and obesity among semi-vegetarian, lacto-vegetarian, and vegan women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2005;81(6):1267-74.

Newby PK, Dickman P, Adami H-O, Wolk A. Early anthropometric measures and reproductive factors as predictors of body mass index and obesity among older women. International Journal of Obesity 2005;29:1084-1092.

Olshen E, Woods ER, Austin BS, Luskin M, Bauchner H.  Parental acceptance of the human papillomavirus vaccine.  Journal of Adolescent Health. 2005;37:248-251.

Rhee KE, DeLago CW, Arscott-Mills T, Mehta SD, Krysko Davis R.  Factors associated with parental readiness to make changes for overweight children. Pediatrics.  2005;116 (1):94-101.

Rhee KE, and Silverstein M. (Letter to the Editor) Use of serum electrolyte panels in gastroenteritis.  2005;115(4):1108-1109

Sand N, Silverstein M, Glascoe FP, Gupta V, Tonniges T, O’Connor K.  Pediatricians’ reported practices regarding developmental screening:  Do guidelines work?  Do they help?  Pediatrics. 2005 July; 116(1):174-179.

Schainker E, O’Brien MJ, Fox D, Bauchner H.  School nursing services: utilization in an urban public school system.  Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 2005;159:83-87.

Siegel, B. and Alpert, JA. Nelson’s  Essentials of Pediatrics, 5th Edition  The Profession of Pediatrics  Chapter 1.Population Pediatrics; Chapter 2. Professionalism; Chapter 3 Ethics; Chapter 4 Palliative Care and End of Life Issues.   W.B Saunders Philadelphia, Pa. 2005

Silverstein M. Come one, come all, come none. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2005 Apr;159(4):317-318.

Silverstein M, Sand N. Starting Small (Reply).  Pediatrics. 2005 December; 116 (6): 1611-1612.

Skalicky A, Meyers A, Adams W, Yang Z, Cook J, Frank DA. Child Food Insecurity and Iron Deficiency Anemia in Low-Income Infants and Toddlers in the United States. Maternal and Child Health.  Nov 2005;19:1-9.

Smith LA, Hatcher JL, Wertheimer R, Kahn RS.  Re-thinking race, income and childhood asthma: exploring racial disparities concentrated among the very poor.  Public Health Reports, 2005; 120:109-116.

Smith LA, Brow, EW, Cook J, Rosenfeld L, Feinberg E, Goodman E, Kotelchuck M, Meara E, Nethersole S, Sandel M, Simon C, Staton, A, Weisz V.  Affordable Housing and Child Health: A Child Health Impact Assessment of the Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program. Child Health Impact Working Group, Boston, MA  2005.

Walsh KE, Kaushal R, and Chessare JB.  How to avoid paediatric medication errors: a user’s guide to the literature.  Archives of Disease in Childhood.  2005;90:698-702.

Wang CJ, Marken RS, Meili RC, Straus JB, Landman AB, Bell DS: Functional Characteristics of Commercial Ambulatory Electronic Prescribing Systems: A Field Study. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2005;12:346-356.

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