Publications from the Kashikar-Zuck Lab

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Tran ST, Thomas SM, DiCesare C, Pfeiffer M, Sil S, Ting TV, Williams SE, Myer GD, Kashikar-Zuck S. A pilot study of biomechanical assessment before and after an integrative training program for adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia. Pediatric Rheumatology Online. 2016;14(1):43.

Tran ST, Guite JW, Pantaleao A, Pfeiffer M, Myer GD, Sil S, Thomas SM, Ting TV, Williams SE, Edelheit B, Ounpuu S, Rodriguez-MacClintic, Zemel L, Zempsky W, Kashikar-Zuck S. Preliminary outcomes of a cross-site cognitive-behavioral and neuromuscular integrative training intervention for juvenile fibromyalgia. Arthritis Care and Research. 2016.

Ting TV, Barnett K, Lynch-Jordan AM, Whitacre C, Henrickson M, Kashikar-Zuck S. Validation of the 2010 American College of Rheumatology Criteria for Fibromyalgia in an Adolescent Population with Juvenile Fibromyalgia. J of Pediatrics. 2016;169:181-187.

Kashikar-Zuck S, King C, Ting TV, Arnold LM. Juvenile Fibromyalgia: Different from the Adult Chronic Pain Syndrome? Current Rheumatology Reports. 2016;18(4):19.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Carl A, Barnett K, Goldschneider KR, Sherry DD, Mara CA, Cunningham N, Farrell J, Tress J, Morgan DeWitt E. Longitudinal evaluation of Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information Systems (PROMIS) measures in pediatric chronic musculoskeletal pain. Pain. 2016;157(2):339-347.

Cunningham NR, Jagpal A, Tran ST, Kashikar-Zuck S, Goldschneider KR, Coghill RC, Lynch-Jordan AM. Anxiety Adversely Impacts Response to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Children with Chronic Pain. J of Pediatrics. 2016;171:227-233.

Powers SW, Hershey AD, Coffey CS, Chamberlin LA, Ecklund DJ, Sullivan SM, Klingner EA, Kankey JW, Kashikar-Zuck S, Korbee LL, Costigan ML, Riss HH, Porter LL. The Childhood and Adolescent Migraine Prevention (CHAMP) study: A report on baseline characteristics of participants. Headache. 2016;56(5):859-870.

Kroner JW, Hershey AD, Kashikar-Zuck SM, LeCates SL, Allen JR, Slater SK, Zafar M, Kabbouche MA, O’Brien HL, Shenk CE, Rausch JR, Kroon Van Diest AM, Powers SW. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy plus amitriptyline for children and adolescents with chronic migraine reduces headache days to ≤ 4 per month. Headache. 2016;56(4):711-716.

Jones JT, Cunningham NR, Kashikar-Zuck S, Brunner HI. Pain, fatigue and psychological impact on health-related quality of life in childhood-onset lupus. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2015 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Cunningham NR, Cohen MB, Farrell MK, Mezoff AG, Lynch-Jordan A, & Kashikar-Zuck S. Concordant parent-child reports of anxiety predict impairment in youth with functional abdominal pain. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015 Mar;60(3):312-7.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Tran ST, Barnett K, Bromberg MH, Strotman D, Sil S, Thomas SM, Joffe N, Ting TV, Williams SE, Myer GD. A Qualitative Examination of a New Combined Cognitive-behavioral and Neuromuscular Training Intervention for Juvenile Fibromyalgia. Clin J Pain. 2015 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Kushner AM, Kiefer AW, Lesnick S, Faigenbaum AD, Kashikar-Zuck S, Myer GD. Training the developing brain part II: cognitive considerations for youth instruction and feedback. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2015 May-Jun;14(3):235-43.

Sil S, Thomas SM, DiCesare C, Strotman D, Ting TV, Myer GD, Kashikar-Zuck S. Preliminary evidence of altered biomechanics in adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2015 Jan;67(1):102-11.

Cunningham NR, Lynch-Jordan AM, Barnett K, Peugh J, Sil S, Goldschneider KR, Kashikar-Zuck S. Child pain catastrophizing mediates the relation between parent responses to pain and disability in youth with functional abdominal pain. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Dec;59(6):732-8.

Lynch-Jordan AM, Peugh J, Cunningham NR, Kashikar-Zuck S, Goldschneider KR. Differential changes in functional disability and pain intensity over the course of psychological treatment for children with chronic pain. Pain. 2014 Oct;155(10):1955-61.

Sil S, Arnold LM, Lynch-Jordan AM, Ting TV, Peugh J, Cunningham NR, Powers SW, Lovell D, Hashkes PJ, Passo MH, Schikler KR, Kashikar-Zuck S. Identifying treatment responders and predictors of improvement after cognitive-behavioral therapy for juvenile fibromyalgia. Pain. 2014 Jul;155(7):1206-12.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Cunningham NR, Sil S, Bromberg M, Lynch-Jordan AM, Strotman D, Peugh J, Noll J, Ting TV, Powers SW, Lovell D, Arnold LM. Long-term outcomes of adolescents with juvenile-onset fibromyalgia in early adulthood. Pediatrics. 2014 Mar;133(3):e592-600.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Ting TV. Juvenile fibromyalgia: current status of research and future developments. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2014 Feb;10(2):89-96.

Powers SW, Kashikar-Zuck S, Zafar M, Kabbouche MA, O’Brien HL, Shenk CE, Rausch JR, Hershey AD. Cognitive behavioral therapy plus amitriptyline for chronic migraine in children and adolescents: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2013 Dec 25;310(24):2622-30.

Logan DE, Claar RL, Guite JW, Kashikar-Zuck S, Lynch-Jordan AM, Palermo TM, Wilson AC, Zhou C. Factor structure of the children's depression inventory in a multisite sample of children and adolescents with chronic pain. J Pain. 2013 Jul;14(7):689-98.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Sil S, Lynch-Jordan AM, Ting TV, Peugh J, Schikler KR, Hashkes PJ, Arnold LM, Passo MH, Richards MM, Powers SW, Lovell DJ. Changes in pain coping, catastrophizing, and coping efficacy after cognitive-behavioral therapy in children and adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia. J Pain. 2013 May;14(5):492-501.

Sil S, Lynch-Jordan AM, Ting TV, Peugh J, Noll J, Kashikar-Zuck S. Influence of family environment on long-term psychosocial functioning of adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2013 Jun;65(6):903-9.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Flowers SR, Strotman D, Sil S, Ting TV, Schikler KR. Physical activity monitoring in adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia: findings from a clinical trial of cognitive behavioral therapy. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2013 Mar;65(3):398-405.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Ting TV, Arnold LM, Bean J, Powers SW, Graham TB, Passo MH, Schikler KN, Hashkes PJ, Spalding S, Lynch-Jordan AM, Banez G, Richards MM & Lovell D. Cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of juvenile fibromyalgia: a multisite, single-blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial. Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Jan;64(1):297-305.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Flowers SR, Claar RL, Guite JW, Logan DE, Lynch-Jordan AM, Palermo TM, Wilson AC. Clinical utility and validity of the Functional Disability Inventory among a multicenter sample of youth with chronic pain. Pain. 2011 Jul;152(7):1600-7.

Lynch-Jordan AM, Kashikar-Zuck S, Crosby LE, Lopez WL, Smolyansky BH, Parkins IS, Luzader CP, Hartman A, Guilfoyle SM, Powers SW. Applying quality improvement methods to implement a measurement system for chronic pain-related disability. J Pediatr Psychol. 2010 Jan-Feb;35(1):32-41.

Kashikar-Zuck S, Slater S, Lynch AM, Graham TB, Swain NF, Noll RB. Family factors, emotional functioning, and functional impairment in juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome. Arthritis Rheum. 2008 Oct 15;59(10):1392-8.

Sil S, Lynch-Jordan A, Desai A, Ting T, Peugh J, Noll J, Kashikar-Zuck S. A controlling family environment predicts long term emotional and social functioning in adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia. The Journal of Pain. 13 (4 Suppl 1): S104. 2012.

Sil S, Strotman D, Flowers S, Cunningham N, Ting T, Schikler K, Kashikar-Zuck S. Objective assessment of physical activity in adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome following cognitive-behavioral therapy. The Journal of Pain. 13 (4 Suppl 1):S96. 2012.

Cunningham C, Lynch-Jordan A, Barnett K, Kashikar-Zuck S. Examination of parent and child catastrophizing on functional disability in youth with recurrent abdominal pain. The Journal of Pain. 13 (4 Suppl1):S17. 2012. 

Farrel J, Kashikar-Zuck S, Jacobson C, Correia H, Verkamp E, Segerman J, Morgan-DeWitt E. The roles of cognitive interviews in the development of pain behavior and pain quality item banks for pediatrics: A patient reported outcomes measurement information system (PROMIS®) study. The Journal of Pain. 13 (4 Suppl 1):S7. 2012.

Barnett K, Aylward B, Zafar M, Strotman D, Allen J, Kashikar-Zuck S, Hershey A, Powers S. A comparison of psychosocial functioning in children and adolescents with chronic daily headache or juvenile fibromyalgia. The Journal of Pain. 13 (4 Suppl 1):S19. 2012.

Zafar M, Kashikar-Zuck S, Slater S, Allen J, Flower S, Verkamp E, Ting T, Lynch-Jordan A, Kabbouche M, Hershey A, Arnold L, Powers S. Childhood abuse in pediatric parents with juvenile fibromyalgia and chronic daily headache. The Journal of Pain. 11(4 Suppl 1):S149. 2010.

Flowers S, Kashikar-Zuck S, Verkamp E, Lynch-Jordan A, Strotman D, Ting T, Schikler K, Spalding S, Hashkes P, Richards M, Banez G, Arnold L, Powers S, Lovell D. The relationship between pain catastrophizing, coping efficacy and objectively measured physical activity in adolescents with Juvenile Primary Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The Journal of Pain. 11(4 Suppl 1):S161. 2010.

Lynch-Jordan A, Kashikar-Zuck S, Flowers S, Harding K, Wolf D, Paulford-Lecher N, Desai A, Szabova A, Goldschneider K. The relationship between adolescent pain behaviors and catastrophizing on parent catastrophizing about their adolescents’ pain. The Journal of Pain. 11(4 Suppl 1):S170. 2010.

Flowers SR, Kashikar-Zuck S, Johnston M, Verkamp E, Lynch-Jordan A, Ting T, Graham TB, Schikler K, Spalding S, Hashkes P, Richards M, Banez G. Physical activity monitoring in children and adolescents with juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome. The Journal of Pain. 10(4 Suppl 1):S62. 2009.

Flowers SR, Kashikar-Zuck S, Johnston M, Verkamp E, Lynch-Jordan A, Ting T, Graham TB, Schikler K, Spalding S, Hashkes P, Richards M, Banez G. Physical activity monitoring in children and adolescents with juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndromeThe Journal of Pain. 10(4 Suppl 1):S62. 2009.

Verkamp E, Flowers S, Parkins I, Ting T, Johnston M, Lynch-Jordan A, Kashikar-Zuck S. Self-reported use of complementary and alternative treatments in youth diagnosed with juvenile fibromyalgia syndromeThe Journal of Pain. 10(4 Suppl 1):S37. 2009.

Lynch A, Harding K, Wolf D, Parkins I, Kashikar-Zuck S, McKenna L, Szabova A, Goldschneider K. Does parent pain history moderate the agreement between child and parent pain ratings? The Journal of Pain. 9(4 Suppl 2):S74. 2008.

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