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ALLMedicine™ Cerebral Palsy Center

Research & Reviews  5,887 results

Accuracy of the Hammersmith infant neurological examination for the early detection of ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029488 10.1590/0102-311X00069018 10.1542/peds.2019-2126 10.1136/bmj.i3899
Medicine de Souza TG, Bagne E et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - The Hammersmith infant neurological examination (HINE) is a highly predictive tool for the easy and low-cost detection of cerebral palsy. Between 2015 and 2016, the rapid spread of the Zika virus (ZIKV) in Brazil was responsible for an increase in...

Protecting the brain of the micropreemie.
Seminars in Fetal & Neonatal Medicine; Boyd SM, Tapawan SJ et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Advances in perinatal care have seen substantial improvements in survival without disability for extremely preterm infants. Protecting the developing brain and reducing neurodevelopmental sequelae of extremely preterm birth are strategic prioritie...

Obesity and neurodevelopmental and mental health conditions among adolescents aged 10-1...
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Buro AW, Salinas-Miranda A et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Adolescents have a high prevalence of obesity and neurodevelopmental and mental health co-occurring conditions. This study examined the association between obesity and several co-occurring conditions - autism spectrum disorder (ASD); intellectual ...

Influenza vaccine administration in a paediatric intensive care unit.
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Elia S, Moore Y et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - We describe the clinical profile of children and outcomes of influenza immunisation for patients in a paediatric intensive care unit (PICU). Over two influenza seasons: 19/04/2018 to 07/08/2018 and 02/05/2019 to 10/10/2019, an immunisation nurse a...

The Effects of an Online-Offline Hybrid Exercise Program on the Lives of Children with ...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Lim Y, Han A et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many online programs for social meetings, education, leisure, and physical activities have been developed and provided; however, children with cerebral palsy (CP) cannot enjoy online programs in the same way t...

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Guidelines  4 results

Cerebral palsy in adults: summary of NICE guidance.
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Bromham N, Dworzynski K et. al.

Mar 21st, 2019 - Cerebral palsy in adults: summary of NICE guidance.|2019|Bromham N,Dworzynski K,Eunson P,Fairhurst C, ,|etiology,complications,psychology,rehabilitation,organization & administration,standards,etiology,etiology,etiology,

Consensus guidelines on the use of bisphosphonate therapy in children and adolescents.
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Simm PJ, Biggin A et. al.

Mar 6th, 2018 - Bisphosphonate therapy is the mainstay of pharmacological intervention in young people with skeletal fragility. The evidence of its use in a variety of conditions remains limited despite over three decades of clinical experience. On behalf of the ...

Botulinum toxin assessment, intervention and after-care for lower limb spasticity in ch...
European Journal of Neurology; Love SC, Novak I et. al.

Jul 17th, 2010 - Botulinum neurotoxin type-A (BoNT-A) has been used in association with other interventions in the management of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy (CP) for almost two decades. This consensus statement is based on an extensive review of the...

Practice parameter: Evaluation of the child with microcephaly (an evidence-based review...
Neurology Ashwal S, Michelson D et. al.

Sep 16th, 2009 - To make evidence-based recommendations concerning the evaluation of the child with microcephaly. Relevant literature was reviewed, abstracted, and classified. RECOMMENDATIONS were based on a 4-tiered scheme of evidence classification. Microcephaly...

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Drugs  205 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,110 results

Dopamine and Motor Learning in Cerebral Palsy

Jun 24th, 2022 - Objective The broad objective of this study is to determine the relationship between variations in genes related to dopamine (DA) neurotransmission in areas of the brain associated with motor leaning (e.g. DRD1, DRD2, DRD3, COMT, DAT) and/or to ac...

Evaluating a New Knee-Ankle-Foot Brace to Improve Gait in Children With Movement Disorders

Jun 24th, 2022 - Objective The purpose of this protocol is to evaluate several configurations of a prototype Extension Assist Knee-Ankle-Foot Orthosis (EA-KAFO) in patients with cerebral palsy (CP), muscular dystrophy (MD), spina bifida (SB), or incomplete spinal ...

Cerebral Palsy and the Study of Brain Activity During Motor Tasks

Jun 24th, 2022 - Objective Neural imaging during functional tasks has become more portable and accessible than magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) by utilizing non-invasive near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) as a means to isolate areas of brain activity by measuring b...

Near-infrared Spectroscopy and Electroencephalography to Assess Cortical Activation During Motor Tasks in Infants and Toddlers With and Without Cerebral Palsy

Jun 24th, 2022 - OBJECTIVE Portable neural imaging during functional tasks is now possible utilizing noninvasive near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) which identifies areas of brain activity by measuring blood flow dynamics and electroencephalography (EEG) which meas...

Clinical, Biochemical, Histological and Biophysical Parameters in the Prediction of Cerebral Palsy in Patients With Preterm Labor and Premature Rupture of Membranes

Jun 24th, 2022 - A major goal of modern perinatal and neonatal medicine is to reduce the rate of developmental disabilities, especially mental retardation. Cerebral palsy is frequently associated with neurologic abnormalities and mental retardation. Improvements i...

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News  338 results

Deaths Rare in Tonsillectomy, but Some Children at More Risk

Jun 22nd, 2022 - It's rare for a child to die after a tonsillectomy, but children who die are more likely to have a complex chronic condition such as cerebral palsy or Down syndrome, according to a retrospective cohort study published in JAMA. "Among children unde...

Novel Drug Offers New Hope for Rett Syndrome

Apr 6th, 2022 - Trofinetide (Acadia Pharmaceuticals) is effective in improving symptoms in girls and young women with Rett syndrome (RTT), a rare and devastating neurodevelopmental disorder, results from a phase 3 study suggest. Dr Jeffrey Neul "In a severe disor...

Neurodevelopmental disorders prevalent with extremely preterm birth
Caleb Rans, PharmD

Mar 23rd, 2022 - A large registry-based cohort study in Sweden has revealed that 75% of children born before 24 weeks of gestation had neurodevelopmental disorders, including intellectual disabilities and autism, and required habilitative services. In addition, so.

Men With Spinal Cord Injury Less Apt to Undergo Prostate Cancer Screening

Mar 9th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Men with spinal-cord injury are less likely to undergo prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening for prostate cancer compared with the general population, a new study suggests. People with this type of injury are though...

All in the Family

Mar 7th, 2022 - When Annie Uhing, MD, is stressed about work, she can call her mom. She and her mom are close, yes, but her mom is also a physician and understands the ups and downs of medical education and the unique challenges of being a woman in medicine. "My ...

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Patient Education  28 results see all →