Katrina Williams

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of autism in Australia. Can it be established from existing data?
    Katrina Williams
    Sydney Children s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:504-10. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Perinatal and maternal risk factors for autism spectrum disorders in New South Wales, Australia
    K Williams
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 34:249-56. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic labelling of autism spectrum disorders in NSW
    Katrina Williams
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, The Children s Hosptial at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:108-13. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence of autism spectrum disorders in children in two Australian states
    Katrina Williams
    Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 182:108-11. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Human rights and child health
    Shanti Raman
    SSWAHS Community Paediatrics, Liverpool, NSW, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:581-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The presentation of aggressive children and adolescents to emergency departments in Western Sydney
    S Woolfenden
    Centre for the Prevention of Psychological Problems in Children, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:651-3. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Can questions about social interaction correctly identify preschool aged children with autism?
    Katrina Williams
    Department of Community Child Health, Sydney Children s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:E167-74. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Performance of the Australian Developmental Screening Test in a clinical setting
    Joanne Morris
    Department of Community Child Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:1004-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint "Are you available for the next 18 months?" - methods and aims of a longitudinal birth cohort study investigating a universal developmental surveillance program: the 'Watch Me Grow' study
    Valsamma Eapen
    Academic Unit of Child Psychiatry South Western Sydney Local Health District AUCS, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 14:234. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of two outcomes in autism spectrum disorder - epilepsy and mortality
    Sue Woolfenden
    University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:306-12. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of autism in Australia. Can it be established from existing data?
    Katrina Williams
    Sydney Children s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:504-10. 2008
    ..To assess whether existing data collection mechanisms can provide accurate and sufficient information about the prevalence of autism in Australia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perinatal and maternal risk factors for autism spectrum disorders in New South Wales, Australia
    K Williams
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 34:249-56. 2008
    ..This study was commenced in 1999 with the aim of examining risk factors for autism using established population-based data for comparison...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic labelling of autism spectrum disorders in NSW
    Katrina Williams
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, The Children s Hosptial at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:108-13. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence of autism spectrum disorders in children in two Australian states
    Katrina Williams
    Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 182:108-11. 2005
    ..To ascertain the incidence of autism spectrum disorders in Australian children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Human rights and child health
    Shanti Raman
    SSWAHS Community Paediatrics, Liverpool, NSW, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:581-6. 2007
    ..A human rights approach and the use of the CRC provide an additional framework to do this...
  6. ncbi request reprint The presentation of aggressive children and adolescents to emergency departments in Western Sydney
    S Woolfenden
    Centre for the Prevention of Psychological Problems in Children, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:651-3. 2003
    ..To examine the utilization characteristics of children and adolescents with aggression presenting to emergency departments (ED) in Western Sydney...
  7. ncbi request reprint Can questions about social interaction correctly identify preschool aged children with autism?
    Katrina Williams
    Department of Community Child Health, Sydney Children s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:E167-74. 2013
    ..We developed a questionnaire to assess social development (SIQ) in preschool children. Social development is often not included in medical assessment, though it may assist in early identification of autism spectrum disorder (ASD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Performance of the Australian Developmental Screening Test in a clinical setting
    Joanne Morris
    Department of Community Child Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:1004-9. 2012
    ..The study aims to assess the sensitivity and specificity of the Australian Developmental Screening Test (ADST) in a clinical setting in detecting developmental concerns that warrant further assessment or treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint "Are you available for the next 18 months?" - methods and aims of a longitudinal birth cohort study investigating a universal developmental surveillance program: the 'Watch Me Grow' study
    Valsamma Eapen
    Academic Unit of Child Psychiatry South Western Sydney Local Health District AUCS, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 14:234. 2014
    ..This paper describes the methods of the 'Watch Me Grow' study that aims to maximise accurate early detection of children with developmental disorders through a partnership formed between policy makers, service providers and researchers...
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of two outcomes in autism spectrum disorder - epilepsy and mortality
    Sue Woolfenden
    University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:306-12. 2012
    ..The aim of this systematic review is to provide comprehensive evidence for clinicians, carers, and people with ASD regarding these outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the prevalence of parental concerns measured by the Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS) indicating developmental risk
    Susan Woolfenden
    Department of Community Child Health, Sydney Children s Hospital Network, High St Randwick NSW 2031, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 14:231. 2014
    ..We undertook a systematic review of the prevalence of parents' concerns as an indicator of developmental risk, measured by the Parents' Evaluation of Developmental Status (PEDS) and associated risk factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Emergency department presentations by Aboriginal children: issues for consideration for appropriate health services
    Catriona Duncan
    Department of Community Child Health, Sydney Children s Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:E448-50. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint Auditory integration training and other sound therapies for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
    Yashwant Sinha
    Centre for Kidney Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia, 2145
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD003681. 2011
    ..Other sound therapies bearing similarities to auditory integration therapy include the Tomatis Method and Samonas Sound Therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Introducing clinical paediatrics to medical students: a novel hospital visitation programme involving Kindergarten children
    Mimi Pham
    School of Women and Children s Health, University of New South Wales, and Sydney Children s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Med Teach 32:e276-81. 2010
    ..At the University of New South Wales, Sydney, we developed a programme involving well Kindergarten children visiting Sydney Children's Hospital to introduce medical students to clinical paediatric medicine...
  15. ncbi request reprint A quality audit of the service delivered by the NSW Neonatal and Paediatric Transport Service
    Kathryn A Browning Carmo
    NETS Moving Intensive Care for Kids, Children s Hospital at Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:253-72. 2008
    ..To discover areas of NSW Neonatal and Paediatric Transport Service's (NETS) work with which the parents, referring and receiving doctors are dissatisfied and respond to them...
  16. ncbi request reprint Impact on couple relationships of predictive testing for Huntington disease: a longitudinal study
    Fiona Richards
    Department of Clinical Genetics, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, LB 4001, Westmead NSW 2145, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Med Genet A 126:161-9. 2004
    ..Offering couples pre-result relationship assessment and referral for couple therapy, if warranted, may enhance the quality of professional support during the predictive testing process...
  17. ncbi request reprint Children and adolescents with acute alcohol intoxication/self-poisoning presenting to the emergency department
    Sue Woolfenden
    Centre for the Prevention of Psychological Problems in Children Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:345-8. 2002
    ..To describe the presentations, characteristics, and follow-up care of children and adolescents aged 10 to 18 years who present to emergency departments (EDs) with acute alcohol intoxication/self-poisoning...
  18. ncbi request reprint Validity of the social communication questionnaire in assessing risk of autism in preschool children with developmental problems
    C W Allen
    The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Locked Bag 4001 Westmead, Sydney, NSW, 2145, Australia
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1272-8. 2007
    ..Low-specificity means the SCQ is not suitable as a diagnostic tool but will assist clinicians and tertiary services in selecting children with developmental problems who require autism-specific assessment...
  19. pmc Auditory integration training and other sound therapies for autism spectrum disorders: a systematic review
    Y Sinha
    Child Development Unit, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 91:1018-22. 2006
    ..To determine the effectiveness of auditory integration training (AIT) or other methods of sound therapy in people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Using an evidence-based approach to a paediatric problem
    K Williams
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:139-44. 2003
  21. pmc Chelation therapy and autism
    Yashwant Sinha
    BMJ 333:756. 2006
  22. pmc Children in reviews: methodological issues in child-relevant evidence syntheses
    Kristie Cramer
    Alberta Research Centre for Child Health Evidence, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 5:38. 2005
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