Publications on Major Findings By
Following is a comprehensive list of ACE publications
by publication year.
Anda RF, Brown DW, Dube SR, Bremner JD, Felitti VJ,
Giles WH. Adverse
Childhood Experiences and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in
Adults. Am J Prev Med. 2008;34(5):396-403.
Corso, PS, Edwards, VJ, Fang, X, Mercy, JA..
Health-related quality of life among adults who experienced maltreatment
during childhood. Am J Public Health, 2008;98:1094-1100.
Anda RF, Brown DW. Root Causes and Organic Budgeting:
Funding Health from Conception to the Grave. Ped Health.
Anda RF, Brown DW, Felitti VJ, Bremner JD, Dube SR,
Adverse childhood experiences and prescribed psychotropic
medications in adults. Am J Prev Med. 2007 May;32(5):389–94.
Edwards, VJ, Anda RF, Gu D, Dube, S R, Felitti, VJ.
Adverse childhood experiences and smoking persistence in adults with
smoking-related symptoms and illness*. Permanente Journal
Brown DW, Anda RF, Felitti VJ.
Self-Reported Information and
Pharmacy Claims Were Comparable for Lipid-Lowering Medication Exposure.
J Clin Epidemiol. 2007 60(5):525–529.
Chapman DP, Dube SR, Anda RF. Adverse childhood events as
risk factors for negative mental health outcomes. Psychiatric Annals.
Edwards, VJ, Dube SR, Felitti VJ, Anda RF.
It's OK to ask
about past abuse. American Psychologist. 2007 62(4):327–328.
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Dube SR, Miller JW, Brown DW, Giles WH, Felitti VJ, Dong
M, Anda RF.
Adverse childhood experiences and the association with ever using
alcohol and initiating alcohol use during adolescence. Journal of
Adolescent Health. 2006;38(4):444.e1–444.e10.
Anda, RF, Felitti, VJ, Brown, DW, Chapman, D, Dong, M,
Dube, SR, Edwards, VJ, Giles, WH. (2006) Insights Into Intimate Partner
Violence From the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study. In PR
Salber and E Taliaferro, eds. The Physician's Guide to Intimate Partner
Violence and Abuse, Volcano, CA: Volcano Press; 2006.
Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Walker J, Whitfield, CL, Bremner
JD, Perry BD, Dube SR, Giles WH.
The Enduring Effects of Abuse and
Related Adverse Experiences in Childhood: A Convergence of Evidence from
Neurobiology and Epidemiology. European Archives of Psychiatry and
Clinical Neurosciences, 2006; 56(3):174–86.
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Dube SR, Anda RF, Whitfield, CL, Brown DW, Felitti VJ,
Dong M, Giles WH.
Long-Term Consequences of Childhood Sexual Abuse by Gender of Victim.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2005;28:430–438.
Dong M, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Williamson DF, Dube SR, Brown
DW, Giles WH.
Impact of residential mobility during childhood on health in
adults: The hidden role in Adverse Childhood Experiences. Archives of
Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 2005;159:1104–1110.
Edwards, V. J., Anda, R. F., Dube, S. R., Dong, M., Chapman, D. F.,
& Felitti, V. J. (2005). The wide-ranging health consequences of adverse
childhood experiences. In Kathleen Kendall-Tackett and Sarah Giacomoni
(eds.) Victimization of Children and Youth: Patterns of Abuse, Response
Strategies, Kingston, NJ: Civic Research Institute.
Whitfield CL, Dube SR, Felitti VJ, Anda RF.
Adverse childhood experiences and hallucinations. Child Abuse and
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- Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Fleisher VI, Edwards VJ, Whitfield CL, Dube SR,
Williamson DF. Childhood Abuse, Household Dysfunction and Indicators of
Impaired Worker Performance in Adulthood. The Permanente Journal, 2004;8(1):30–38.
- Chapman DP, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Dube SR, Edwards VJ, Whitfield CL.
Epidemiology of Adverse Childhood Experiences and Depressive
Disorders In a Large Health Maintenance Organization Population. Journal
of Affective Disorders, 2004;82(2):217–225.
- Dong M, Anda RF, Felitti, VJ, Dube SR, Williamson DF, Thompson TJ,
Loo CM. Giles WH.
The Interrelatedness of Multiple Forms of
Childhood Abuse, Neglect, and Household Dysfunction. Child Abuse and
- Dong M, Dube SR, Giles WH, Felitti VJ. Anda, RF. RE: “Adverse
Childhood Experiences and Self-Reported Liver Disease: New Insights into
the Causal Pathway.” Archives of Internal Medicine. 2004;164(4):460–461.
- Dong M, Giles WH, Felitti VJ, Dube, SR, Williams JE, Chapman DP,
Insights into causal pathways for ischemic heart disease:
Adverse Childhood Experiences Study. Circulation, 2004;110:1761–1766.
- Dube SR, Williamson DF, Thompson T, Felitti VJ, Anda RF. (2004).
Assessing the Reliability of Retrospective Reports of Adverse Childhood
Experiences Among Adult HMO Members Attending a Primary Care Clinic.
Child Abuse and Neglect, 2004;28(7):729–737.
- Hillis SD, Anda RF, Dube SR, Felitti VJ, Marchbanks PA, Marks JS.
The Association Between Adolescent Pregnancy, Long-Term Psychosocial
Outcomes, and Fetal Death. Pediatrics, 2004;113(2):320–327.
- Ye D, Yao J, Dong M. Progress on the adverse childhood experience
study. Chinese Journal of Disease Control and Prevention, 2004;8(6):483–485. (Article in Chinese)
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Dong M, Anda RF, Dube SR, Felitti VJ, Giles WH.
Childhood Experiences and Self- reported Liver Disease: New Insights
into a Causal Pathway. Archives of Internal Medicine,
Dong M, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Dube SR, Giles WH.
The Relationship of
Exposure to Childhood Sexual Abuse to Other Forms of Abuse, Neglect and
Household Dysfunction during Childhood. Child Abuse and Neglect, 2003;27(6):625–639.
Dube SR, Felitti VJ, Dong M, Chapman DP, Giles WH, Anda RF.
Childhood Abuse, Neglect and Household Dysfunction and the Risk of
Illicit Drug Use: The Adverse Childhood Experience Study. Pediatrics,
Dube SR, Felitti VJ, Dong M, Giles WH, Anda RF.
The Impact of
Adverse Childhood Experiences on Health Problems: Evidence from Four
Birth Cohorts Dating Back to 1900. Preventive Medicine, 2003;37(3):268–277.
- Edwards, V. J., Anda, R. F., Felitti, V. J., & Dube, S. R. (2003).
Adverse Childhood Experiences and Health-Related Quality of Life as an
Adult. in K. Kendall-Tackett (ed.) Victimization and Health, American
- Edwards, V. J., Holden, G. W., Anda, R. F., & Felitti, V. J.
Experiencing Multiple Forms of Childhood Maltreatment and Adult Mental
Health: Results from the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study.
American Journal of Psychiatry, 2003;160(8):1453–1460.
- Felitti VJ.
Ursprünge des Suchtverhaltens - Evidenzen aus einer
Studie zu belastenden Kindheitserfahrungen . Praxis der
Kinderpsychologie und Kinderpsychiatrie, 2003;52:547–559
- Whitfield CL, Anda RF, Dube SR, Felitti VJ. Violent Childhood
Experiences and the Risk of Intimate Partner Violence in Adults:
Assessment in a Large Health Maintenance Organization. Journal of
Interpersonal Violence, 2003;18(2):166–185.
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- Anda RF, Chapman DP, Felitti VJ, Edwards V, Williamson DF, Croft JP,
Adverse Childhood Experiences and Risk of Paternity in Teen
Pregnancy. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2002;100(1):37–45.
- Anda RF, Whitfield CL, Felitti VJ, Chapman D, Edwards VJ, Dube SR,
Adverse childhood experiences, alcoholic parents, and
later risk of alcoholism and depression. Psychiatric Services, 2002;53(8):1001–1009.
Dube SR, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Edwards VJ, Croft JB. (2002).
Childhood Experiences and personal alcohol abuse as an adult. Addictive
Dube SR, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Edwards VJ, Williamson DF.
abuse, neglect and household dysfunction among adults who witnessed
intimate partner violence as children. Violence and Victims, 2002;17(1):3–17.
Felitti VJ. The relationship between adverse childhood experiences
and adult health: Turning gold into lead. The Permanente Journal, 2002;6:44–47.
Belastungen in der Kindheit und Gesundheit im
Erwachsenenalter: die Verwandlung von Gold in Blei. Z psychsom Med
- Williamson DF, Thompson, TJ, Anda, RF,. Dietz, WH, Felitti VJ.
Weight, Obesity, and Self-Reported Abuse in Childhood. International
Journal of Obesity, 2002;26:1075–1082.
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- Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Chapman DP, Croft JB, et al.
battered mothers, and male involvement in teen pregnancy. Pediatrics,
- Dube SR, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Chapman D, Williamson DF, Giles WH.
Childhood abuse, household dysfunction and the risk of attempted suicide
throughout the life span: Findings from Adverse Childhood Experiences
Study. Journal of the American Medical Association, 2001;286:3089–3096.
- Dube SR, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Croft JB, Edwards VJ, Giles WH.
Growing up with Parental alcohol abuse: Exposure to Childhood Abuse,
Neglect and Household Dysfunction. Child Abuse and Neglect, 2001;25(12):1627–1640.
- Edwards, V.J., Anda, R.F., Nordenberg, D.F., Felitti, V.J.,
Williamson, D.F., Howard, N., & Wright, J.A.
An investigation of
response rate bias in an epidemiological study of child abuse. Child
Abuse & Neglect, 2001;25:307–312.
- Edwards, Valerie J., Fivush, Robyn, Anda, Robert F., Felitti,
Vincent J., and Nordenberg, Dale F. Autobiographical memory disturbances
in childhood abuse survivors. In J.J. Freyd and A.P. DePrince (Eds.)
Trauma and Cognitive Science: A meeting of minds, science, and human
experience. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press. Also published in Aggression,
Maltreatment, and Trauma (2001).
- Hillis SD, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Marchbanks PA.
experiences and sexual risk behaviors in women: a retrospective cohort
study. Family Planning Perspectives, 2001;33:206–211.
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Hillis SD, Anda RF, Felitti VJ, Nordenberg D, Marchbanks
Adverse childhood experiences and sexually transmitted diseases in men
and women: a retrospective study. Pediatrics, 2000;106(1):E11.
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- Anda RF, Croft JB, Felitti VJ, Nordenberg D, Giles WH, Williamson
DF, Giovino GA.
Adverse childhood experiences and smoking during
adolescence and adulthood. Journal of the American Medical
- Dietz PM, Spitz AM, Anda RF, Williamson DF, McMahon PM, Santelli JS,
Nordenberg DF, Felitti VJ, Kendrick JS.
Unintended pregnancy among adult
women exposed to abuse or household dysfunction during their childhood.
Journal of the American Medical Association,. 1999;282:1359–1364.
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- Felitti VJ, Anda RF, Nordenberg D, Williamson DF, Spitz AM, Edwards
V, Koss MP, Marks, JS.
The relationship of adult health status to
childhood abuse and household dysfunction. American Journal of
Preventive Medicine, 1998;14:245–258.
- Foege WH.
Adverse childhood experiences: A public health perspective
(editorial). American Journal of Preventive Medicine,
- Weiss JS, Wagner SH.
What explains the negative consequences of
adverse childhood experiences on adult health? Insights from cognitive
and neuroscience research (editorial). American Journal of Preventive
- Whitfield CL. Adverse
Childhood Experiences and Trauma (editorial).
American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 1998;14:361–363.
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