Practice Variation in the Assessment and Management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorders by Developmental Pediatricians: A DBPNet Study.

This study was conducted at 12 DBPNet sites in order to identify similarities and differences in the assessment and treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) across the sites.

Participating Sites: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of California at Davis M.I.N.D. Institute, Yale University School of Medicine, Standford University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children's Hospital of Boston, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Arkansas Children's Hospital

 

Presentations:

Blum NJ. Identifying Variation in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatric Practices within DBPNet: A First Step to Improving Care Combating Autism Act Initiative Meeting, Washington DC. May 31, 2013

Hansen RH, Blum NJ, Shults JS, Gahman A.  Co-Morbidity and Etiologic Evaluation Associated with ASD Diagnostic Assessment: A DBPNet Study, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Vancouver, CA  May 2014.

Hansen RH, Blum NJ, Shults JS, Gahman A Autism Assessments by Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians at Academic Medical Centers: A DBPNet Study, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Vancouver, CA , May 2014.  

Harstad E, Blum NJ, Gahman A, Shults J, Chan E, Barbaresi W. Management of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder by Developmental-Behavioral Pediatricians: A DBPNet Study, Annual Meeting of the Society for Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Nashville, TN, September 2014.

Kralovic, S,  Roizen N, Blum NJ,  Gahman,A, Shults J on behalf of the DBPNet Steering Committee. A DBPNet Study of Autism Spectrum Disorder Follow-up Visits: Is Complexity Related to the Length of the Visit? Pediatric Academic Societies, San Diego, CA, April 2015.

Kralovic, Roizen N, Blum NJ,  Gahman,A, Shults J on behalf of the DBPNet Steering Committee. A DBPNet Study of Autism Spectrum Disorder Follow-up Visits: Is Complexity Related to the Length of the Visit? (poster symposium) Autism CARES, Washington DC, July 17, 2015.

Won DC, Feldman HM, Huffman LC. Documentation of sleep problems in children with ASD and ADHD by developmental-behavioral pediatricians in DBPNet. Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA September 19, 2016

 

Publications:
Management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder by Developmental-Behavioral Pediatricians: A DBPNet Study.