Cathy Catroppa

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Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Children's attentional skills 5 years post-TBI
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:354-69. 2007
  2. doi Outcome and predictors of functional recovery 5 years following pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI)
    Cathy Catroppa
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:707-18. 2008
  3. doi Intellectual outcome from preschool traumatic brain injury: a 5-year prospective, longitudinal study
    Vicki Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 124:e1064-71. 2009
  4. doi Individual profiles of predictors and their relations to 10 years outcome after childhood traumatic brain injury
    Catherine Aaro Jonsson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Inj 27:831-8. 2013
  5. doi Educational skills: long-term outcome and predictors following paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:716-32. 2009
  6. ncbi Social problem-solving skills as a mediator between executive function and long-term social outcome following paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Frank Muscara
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neuropsychol 2:445-61. 2008
  7. doi Rehabilitation of executive skills post-childhood traumatic brain injury (TBI): A pilot intervention study
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:361-9. 2009
  8. doi Intellectual, behavioral, and social outcomes of accidental traumatic brain injury in early childhood
    Louise M Crowe
    Psychology Department, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 129:e262-8. 2012
  9. ncbi Understanding predictors of functional recovery and outcome 30 months following early childhood head injury
    Vicki A Anderson
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Neuropsychology 20:42-57. 2006
  10. doi Predictors of cognitive function and recovery 10 years after traumatic brain injury in young children
    Vicki Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, 3052 Australia
    Pediatrics 129:e254-61. 2012

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  1. ncbi Children's attentional skills 5 years post-TBI
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:354-69. 2007
    ..This study examined attentional skills in a group of children who had sustained a mild, moderate, or severe TBI between the ages of 2 and 7 years...
  2. doi Outcome and predictors of functional recovery 5 years following pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI)
    Cathy Catroppa
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:707-18. 2008
    ..The aim was to examine functional outcomes following traumatic brain injury (TBI) during early childhood, to investigate impairments up to 5 years postinjury and identify predictors of outcome...
  3. doi Intellectual outcome from preschool traumatic brain injury: a 5-year prospective, longitudinal study
    Vicki Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 124:e1064-71. 2009
    ..To date, few studies have followed very young children over time after insult...
  4. doi Individual profiles of predictors and their relations to 10 years outcome after childhood traumatic brain injury
    Catherine Aaro Jonsson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Inj 27:831-8. 2013
    ..Outcome after childhood traumatic brain injury (CTBI) is heterogeneous, with several predictors influencing long-term outcome...
  5. doi Educational skills: long-term outcome and predictors following paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:716-32. 2009
    ..While a dose-response relationship for severity was evident for the young group, this was not always the case for the old group. Significant predictors of outcome included both severity and acute intellectual function...
  6. ncbi Social problem-solving skills as a mediator between executive function and long-term social outcome following paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Frank Muscara
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neuropsychol 2:445-61. 2008
    ..Further, the maturity of social problem-solving skills was found to mediate the relationship between executive function and social outcome in this group...
  7. doi Rehabilitation of executive skills post-childhood traumatic brain injury (TBI): A pilot intervention study
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:361-9. 2009
    ..Despite this, very little evaluative research has been conducted with children post-TBI, particularly in the area of EF...
  8. doi Intellectual, behavioral, and social outcomes of accidental traumatic brain injury in early childhood
    Louise M Crowe
    Psychology Department, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 129:e262-8. 2012
    ..The role of injury and environmental factors in recovery was examined...
  9. ncbi Understanding predictors of functional recovery and outcome 30 months following early childhood head injury
    Vicki A Anderson
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Neuropsychology 20:42-57. 2006
    ..In conclusion, children with more severe injuries and lower preinjury adaptive abilities, and whose families are coping poorly, are at greatest risk of long-term impairment in day-to-day skills, even several years postinjury...
  10. doi Predictors of cognitive function and recovery 10 years after traumatic brain injury in young children
    Vicki Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, 3052 Australia
    Pediatrics 129:e254-61. 2012
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  11. ncbi A prospective study of the recovery of attention from acute to 2 years following pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Cathy Catroppa
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:84-98. 2005
    ..Specifically, deficits were most evident on more complex and timed tasks. While a number of areas showed recovery over time, for some attentional components, difficulties persisted to 24 months postinjury...
  12. doi Using magnetic resonance imaging to predict new learning outcome at 5 years after childhood traumatic brain injury
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Center for Child Neurospychology Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne Melborne, Australia
    J Child Neurol 23:486-96. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that the implementation of diffuse axonal injury as an index of injury may assist in predicting memory outcome after childhood traumatic brain injury...
  13. doi The impact of injury severity on long-term social outcome following paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Frank Muscara
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:541-61. 2009
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  14. pmc Cognitive recovery and development after traumatic brain injury in childhood: a person-oriented, longitudinal study
    Catherine Aaro Jonsson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 30:76-83. 2013
    ..An acute profile of higher FFD and lower PS seemed to reflect injury consequences and were followed by developmental gains. These results challenge previous findings, and warrant further investigation...
  15. doi Functional recovery ten years after pediatric traumatic brain injury: outcomes and predictors
    Cathy Catroppa
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 29:2539-47. 2012
    ..These results highlight the importance of monitoring functional skills in the long term, especially for those children presenting with risk factors...
  16. doi Attentional skills 10 years post-paediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI)
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Inj 25:858-69. 2011
    ..It was predicted that more severe TBI would be associated with generalized deficits at 10 years post-TBI, particularly for skills not mastered at time of injury...
  17. doi The impact of injury severity on executive function 7-10 years following pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Frank Muscara
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 33:623-36. 2008
    ..Findings indicated that adolescents and young adults who suffered a more severe TBI during childhood tended to display a higher degree of executive dysfunction, but only in specific EF domains...
  18. ncbi Executive function outcomes following traumatic brain injury in young children: a five year follow-up
    Caroline Nadebaum
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 32:703-28. 2007
    ..Skills that develop early appeared to be relatively robust. Injury severity was found to be most predictive of long-term EF, however other injury, child and family-related variables also contributed to outcomes...
  19. doi Cavum septum pellucidum in pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Timothy Silk
    Developmental Imaging, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 213:186-92. 2013
    ..Characterizing the CSP and related brain changes may provide important information concerning disturbances seen after a TBI. ..
  20. doi Agreement between parent-adolescent ratings on psychosocial outcome and quality-of-life following childhood traumatic brain injury
    Laura Green
    Child Neuropsychology, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:105-13. 2012
    ..The sample comprised adolescents aged 15-18 years, who sustained childhood traumatic brain injury (TBI) between birth and 5 years of age...
  21. ncbi Memory outcome at 5 years post-childhood traumatic brain injury
    Vicki Anderson
    Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Inj 21:1399-409. 2007
    ..It was also expected that injury severity would significantly predict memory, but that the time from insult to subsequent testing would be associated with an increased relationship to non-injury factors...
  22. ncbi Children's attentional skills 2 years post-traumatic brain injury
    Cathy Catroppa
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 23:359-73. 2003
    ..These findings have implications for the development of intervention programs for these children...
  23. doi Predictors of very-long-term sociocognitive function after pediatric traumatic brain injury: evidence for the vulnerability of the immature "social brain"
    Nicholas P Ryan
    1 Australian Center for Child Neuropsychological Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Parkville, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 31:649-57. 2014
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  24. ncbi Attentional control ten years post-childhood traumatic brain injury: the impact of lesion presence, location, and severity in adolescence and early adulthood
    Janine M Cooper
    Department of Child Neuropsychology, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 31:713-21. 2014
    ..We discuss these results and propose that there is a network of brain regions associated with AC, and generalized lesions have the greatest influence on such abilities...
  25. doi Quality of life in children and adolescents post-TBI: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ashley Di Battista
    Psychology and Critical Care and Neurosciences Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 29:1717-27. 2012
    ..The status of QoL in pediatric TBI populations is mixed, likely a reflection of the varied methodological and theoretical perspectives on QoL...
  26. ncbi Recovery and predictors of language skills two years following pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Cathy Catroppa
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Brain Lang 88:68-78. 2004
    ..Predictors of language and literacy skills at 24 months post TBI included pre-injury communication skills, socio-economic status, age at injury, and Vocabulary, as measured by the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC-111)...
  27. ncbi Recovery in memory function, and its relationship to academic success, at 24 months following pediatric TBI
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Child Neuropsychol 13:240-61. 2007
    ..Performance on academic measures was dependent on both injury severity and task demands. Preinjury academic ability and verbal memory indices best predicted academic success...
  28. doi Does intervention using virtual reality improve upper limb function in children with neurological impairment: a systematic review of the evidence
    Jane Galvin
    Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, The Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Brain Inj 25:435-42. 2011
    ..This paper appraises and describes current evidence for use of virtual reality interventions to improve upper limb function of children with neurological impairment...
  29. doi Traumatic brain injury in childhood: rehabilitation considerations
    Cathy Catroppa
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:53-61. 2009
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  30. ncbi Advances in postacute rehabilitation after childhood-acquired brain injury: a focus on cognitive, behavioral, and social domains
    Vicki Anderson
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychology Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 85:767-78. 2006
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  31. ncbi Recovery in memory function in the first year following TBI in children
    Cathy Catroppa
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Brain Inj 16:369-84. 2002
    ..To examine memory skills, at acute, 6- and 12-monthly stages, following childhood traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  32. doi Olfactory dysfunction in pediatric traumatic brain injury: a systematic review
    Kathleen Bakker
    1 Victorian Pediatric Rehabilitation Service, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 31:308-14. 2014
    ..The results of the studies are discussed in terms of relevant findings, limitations, and areas requiring further exploration...
  33. doi The epidemiology of paediatric head injuries: data from a referral centre in Victoria, Australia
    Louise Crowe
    University of Melbourne, Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 45:346-50. 2009
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  34. ncbi Do lesion site and severity predict deficits in attentional control after preschool traumatic brain injury (TBI)?
    Tarah Power
    University of Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Inj 21:279-92. 2007
    ..The predictive value of injury variables was investigated using hierarchical regressions...
  35. ncbi Functional plasticity or vulnerability after early brain injury?
    Vicki Anderson
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 116:1374-82. 2005
    ..Contrary to previously held views of the "plasticity" of the young brain, recent research suggests that such early insults may have a profound impact on development. To date, these suggestions remain largely untested...
  36. ncbi Thirty month outcome from early childhood head injury: a prospective analysis of neurobehavioural recovery
    Vicki A Anderson
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain 127:2608-20. 2004
    ..In conclusion, children with more severe injuries, lower pre-injury adaptive abilities and lower socio-economic status are at greatest risk of long-term neurobehavioural impairment, even several years post-injury...