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Elsie Mireya Taveras, M.D.


This page shows the publications co-authored by Elsie Taveras and Lauren Fiechtner.
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  1. Fiechtner L, Fonte ML, Castro I, Gerber M, Horan C, Sharifi M, Cena H, Taveras EM. Determinants of Binge Eating Symptoms in Children with Overweight/Obesity. Child Obes. 2018 Nov/Dec; 14(8):510-517.
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    Score: 0.856
  2. Fiechtner L, Perkins M, Biggs V, Langhans N, Sharifi M, O'Connor G, Price S, Locascio J, Kuhlthau K, Kwass JA, Nelson C, Land T, Longjohn M, Lawson V, Hohman K, Taveras EM. Rationale and design of the Clinic and Community Approaches to Healthy Weight Randomized Trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2018 04; 67:16-22.
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    Score: 0.820
  3. Fiechtner L, Puente GC, Sharifi M, Block JP, Price S, Marshall R, Blossom J, Gerber MW, Taveras EM. A Community Resource Map to Support Clinical-Community Linkages in a Randomized Controlled Trial of Childhood Obesity, Eastern Massachusetts, 2014-2016. Prev Chronic Dis. 2017 Jul 06; 14:E53.
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    Score: 0.791
  4. Fiechtner L, Cheng ER, Lopez G, Sharifi M, Taveras EM. Multilevel Correlates of Healthy BMI Maintenance and Return to a Healthy BMI among Children in Massachusetts. Child Obes. 2017 04; 13(2):146-153.
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    Score: 0.765
  5. Fiechtner L, Kleinman K, Melly SJ, Sharifi M, Marshall R, Block J, Cheng ER, Taveras EM. Effects of Proximity to Supermarkets on a Randomized Trial Studying Interventions for Obesity. Am J Public Health. 2016 Mar; 106(3):557-62.
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    Score: 0.715
  6. Fiechtner L, Sharifi M, Sequist T, Block J, Duncan DT, Melly SJ, Rifas-Shiman SL, Taveras EM. Food environments and childhood weight status: effects of neighborhood median income. Child Obes. 2015 Jun; 11(3):260-8.
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    Score: 0.680
  7. Fiechtner L, Block J, Duncan DT, Gillman MW, Gortmaker SL, Melly SJ, Rifas-Shiman SL, Taveras EM. Proximity to supermarkets associated with higher body mass index among overweight and obese preschool-age children. Prev Med. 2013 Mar; 56(3-4):218-21.
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    Score: 0.576
  8. Simione M, Dartley AN, Cooper-Vince C, Martin V, Hartnick C, Taveras EM, Fiechtner L. Family-centered Outcomes that Matter Most to Parents: A Pediatric Feeding Disorders Qualitative Study. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2020 08; 71(2):270-275.
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    Score: 0.245
  9. Atkins M, Castro I, Sharifi M, Perkins M, O'Connor G, Sandel M, Taveras EM, Fiechtner L. Unmet Social Needs and Adherence to Pediatric Weight Management Interventions: Massachusetts, 2017-2019. Am J Public Health. 2020 07; 110(S2):S251-S257.
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    Score: 0.243
  10. Simione M, Sharifi M, Gerber MW, Marshall R, Avalon E, Fiechtner L, Horan C, Orav EJ, Skelton J, Taveras EM. Family-centeredness of childhood obesity interventions: psychometrics & outcomes of the family-centered care assessment tool. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2020 Jun 11; 18(1):179.
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    Score: 0.242
  11. Simione M, Harshman SG, Castro I, Linnemann R, Roche B, Ajami NJ, Petrosino JF, Raspini B, Portale S, Camargo CA, Taveras EM, Hasegawa K, Fiechtner L. Maternal Fish Consumption in Pregnancy Is Associated with a Bifidobacterium-Dominant Microbiome Profile in Infants. Curr Dev Nutr. 2020 Jan; 4(1):nzz133.
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    Score: 0.234
  12. Taveras EM, Marshall R, Sharifi M, Avalon E, Fiechtner L, Horan C, Gerber MW, Orav EJ, Price SN, Sequist T, Slater D. Comparative Effectiveness of Clinical-Community Childhood Obesity Interventions: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Pediatr. 2017 Aug 07; 171(8):e171325.
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    Score: 0.199
  13. Lim J, Davison KK, Jurkowski JM, Horan CM, Orav EJ, Kamdar N, Fiechtner LG, Taveras EM. Correlates of Resource Empowerment among Parents of Children with Overweight or Obesity. Child Obes. 2017 Feb; 13(1):63-71.
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    Score: 0.189
  14. Taveras EM, Marshall R, Sharifi M, Avalon E, Fiechtner L, Horan C, Orav J, Price SN, Sequist T, Slater D. Connect for Health: Design of a clinical-community childhood obesity intervention testing best practices of positive outliers. Contemp Clin Trials. 2015 Nov; 45(Pt B):287-295.
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    Score: 0.175
  15. Baskind MJ, Taveras EM, Gerber MW, Fiechtner L, Horan C, Sharifi M. Parent-Perceived Stress and Its Association With Children's Weight and Obesity-Related Behaviors. Prev Chronic Dis. 2019 03 28; 16:E39.
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    Score: 0.056
  16. Robinson A, Fiechtner L, Roche B, Ajami NJ, Petrosino JF, Camargo CA, Taveras EM, Hasegawa K. Association of Maternal Gestational Weight Gain With the Infant Fecal Microbiota. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017 11; 65(5):509-515.
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    Score: 0.051
Connection Strength
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.