Affiliation: New South Wales
- 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...
- Perinatal and maternal risk factors for autism spectrum disorders in New South Wales, AustraliaK 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...
- Diagnostic labelling of autism spectrum disorders in NSWKatrina Williams
Clinical Epidemiology Unit, The Children s Hosptial at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 44:108-13. 2008....
- Incidence of autism spectrum disorders in children in two Australian statesKatrina 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...
- Human rights and child healthShanti 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...
- The presentation of aggressive children and adolescents to emergency departments in Western SydneyS 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...
- 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)...
- Performance of the Australian Developmental Screening Test in a clinical settingJoanne 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...
- A systematic review of two outcomes in autism spectrum disorder - epilepsy and mortalitySue 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...
- 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...
- Children and adolescents with acute alcohol intoxication/self-poisoning presenting to the emergency departmentSue 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...
- A quality audit of the service delivered by the NSW Neonatal and Paediatric Transport ServiceKathryn 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...
- Impact on couple relationships of predictive testing for Huntington disease: a longitudinal studyFiona 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...
- Introducing clinical paediatrics to medical students: a novel hospital visitation programme involving Kindergarten childrenMimi 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...
- Using an evidence-based approach to a paediatric problemK 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
- Auditory integration training and other sound therapies for autism spectrum disorders: a systematic reviewY 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)...
- Validity of the social communication questionnaire in assessing risk of autism in preschool children with developmental problemsC 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...
- Children in reviews: methodological issues in child-relevant evidence synthesesKristie Cramer
Alberta Research Centre for Child Health Evidence, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
BMC Pediatr 5:38. 2005....
- Chelation therapy and autismYashwant Sinha
BMJ 333:756. 2006