Peter J Anderson

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Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Are neuropsychological impairments in children with early-treated phenylketonuria (PKU) related to white matter abnormalities or elevated phenylalanine levels?
    Peter J Anderson
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 32:645-68. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Neuropsychological outcomes of children born very preterm
    Peter J Anderson
    Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 19:90-6. 2014
  3. pmc Preventing academic difficulties in preterm children: a randomised controlled trial of an adaptive working memory training intervention - IMPRINT study
    Leona Pascoe
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 13:144. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Assessing executive function in preschoolers
    Peter J Anderson
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, 3052 Victoria, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rev 22:345-60. 2012
  5. pmc Can improving working memory prevent academic difficulties? A school based randomised controlled trial
    Gehan Roberts
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 11:57. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Underestimation of developmental delay by the new Bayley-III Scale
    Peter J Anderson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:352-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Attention problems in a representative sample of extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight children
    Peter J Anderson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:57-73. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Preventive care at home for very preterm infants improves infant and caregiver outcomes at 2 years
    Alicia J Spittle
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria Infant Brain Studies, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 126:e171-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint General movements in very preterm children and neurodevelopment at 2 and 4 years
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Study, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e452-8. 2013
  10. pmc Contribution of brain size to IQ and educational underperformance in extremely preterm adolescents
    Jeanie L Y Cheong
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e77475. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Are neuropsychological impairments in children with early-treated phenylketonuria (PKU) related to white matter abnormalities or elevated phenylalanine levels?
    Peter J Anderson
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 32:645-68. 2007
    ..Our findings also offer some support for dopamine depletion in the prefrontal cortex, however adverse consequences as a result of norepinephrine and serotonin deficiencies should not be discounted...
  2. doi request reprint Neuropsychological outcomes of children born very preterm
    Peter J Anderson
    Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 19:90-6. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Preventing academic difficulties in preterm children: a randomised controlled trial of an adaptive working memory training intervention - IMPRINT study
    Leona Pascoe
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 13:144. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Assessing executive function in preschoolers
    Peter J Anderson
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, 3052 Victoria, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rev 22:345-60. 2012
    ..Finally, the benefits and opportunities for executive function intervention in the preschool period are considered...
  5. pmc Can improving working memory prevent academic difficulties? A school based randomised controlled trial
    Gehan Roberts
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 11:57. 2011
    ..Our trial will determine whether the intervention is efficacious as a selective prevention strategy for young children at risk of academic difficulties and is cost-effective...
  6. doi request reprint Underestimation of developmental delay by the new Bayley-III Scale
    Peter J Anderson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:352-6. 2010
    ..To assess the ability of the third edition of the Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development (Bayley-III) to detect developmental delay in 2-year-old children who were extremely preterm and those carried to term...
  7. doi request reprint Attention problems in a representative sample of extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight children
    Peter J Anderson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:57-73. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Preventive care at home for very preterm infants improves infant and caregiver outcomes at 2 years
    Alicia J Spittle
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria Infant Brain Studies, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 126:e171-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effects of preventive care at home on child development and primary caregiver mental health at 2 years of age...
  9. doi request reprint General movements in very preterm children and neurodevelopment at 2 and 4 years
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Study, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e452-8. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the predictive value of general movements (GM; spontaneous and endogenous movements) at 1 and 3 months' corrected age for neurodevelopment at 2 and 4 years of age in VP children...
  10. pmc Contribution of brain size to IQ and educational underperformance in extremely preterm adolescents
    Jeanie L Y Cheong
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e77475. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Attention difficulties in a contemporary geographic cohort of adolescents born extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight
    Michelle Wilson-Ching
    1 Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:1097-108. 2013
    ..In conclusion, higher rates of attention impairments are observed in individuals born EP/ELBW well into adolescence and may have consequences for their transition to adulthood...
  12. pmc Hippocampal shape variations at term equivalent age in very preterm infants compared with term controls: perinatal predictors and functional significance at age 7
    Deanne K Thompson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuroimage 70:278-87. 2013
    ..This study provides further insight into early hippocampal development and the nature of hippocampal abnormalities in prematurity...
  13. doi request reprint Assessments of sensory processing in infants: a systematic review
    Abbey L Eeles
    Victorian Infant Brain Study, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:314-26. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Social-emotional difficulties in very preterm and term 2 year olds predict specific social-emotional problems at the age of 5 years
    Karli Treyvaud
    VIBeS, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Level 5 West Building, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Vic, 3052, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:779-85. 2012
    ..This study examined relationships between early social-emotional difficulties and later social-emotional problems, and whether this differed by group (very preterm or term)...
  15. pmc Neonatal white matter abnormality predicts childhood motor impairment in very preterm children
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:1000-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether WMA were predictive of all levels of motor impairments in very preterm children...
  16. pmc Association between postnatal dexamethasone for treatment of bronchopulmonary dysplasia and brain volumes at adolescence in infants born very preterm
    Jeanie L Y Cheong
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:737-743.e1. 2014
    ..To compare brain volumes in adolescents who were born extremely preterm (<28 weeks gestation) who had received postnatal dexamethasone, and to determine if there was a postnatal dexamethasone dose-response effect on brain volumes...
  17. pmc Hippocampal volume and memory and learning outcomes at 7 years in children born very preterm
    Cristina Omizzolo
    1 Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:1065-75. 2013
    ..Further research investigating the effects of very preterm birth on more extensive networks in the brain that support memory and learning in middle childhood is needed...
  18. doi request reprint Does the Bayley-III Motor Scale at 2 years predict motor outcome at 4 years in very preterm children?
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:448-52. 2013
    ..To assess the predictive validity of the Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development - Third Edition (Bayley-III) for later motor outcome...
  19. doi request reprint Parent-reported health in extremely preterm and extremely low-birthweight children at age 8 years compared with comparison children born at term
    Gehan Roberts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:927-32. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Changing long-term outcomes for infants 500-999 g birth weight in Victoria, 1979-2005
    L W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F443-7. 2011
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  21. pmc Improving the outcome of infants born at <30 weeks' gestation--a randomized controlled trial of preventative care at home
    Alicia J Spittle
    Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkley Street, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 9:73. 2009
    ..These interventions should be multi-faceted and include modules for caregivers given their high rates of mental health problems...
  22. doi request reprint Outcomes at age 2 years of infants < 28 weeks' gestational age born in Victoria in 2005
    Lex W Doyle
    Newborn Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 156:49-53.e1. 2010
    ..To determine the survival rates and neurosensory outcomes of infants born at gestational age 22-27 weeks in the state of Victoria in 2005 and compare theses data with those for similar infants born in the 1990s...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sensory profiles obtained from parental reports correlate with independent assessments of development in very preterm children at 2 years of age
    Abbey L Eeles
    Victorian Infant Brain Study, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 89:1075-80. 2013
    ..Very preterm (VPT) children have different sensory profiles than term-born controls, but how the sensory profiles in VPT children relate to development has not been reported...
  24. doi request reprint Long-term benefits of home-based preventive care for preterm infants: a randomized trial
    Megan M Spencer-Smith
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 130:1094-101. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine the longer-term effectiveness of the program by reviewing caregivers and children at preschool age...
  25. doi request reprint Early emergence of behavior and social-emotional problems in very preterm infants
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies VIBeS team, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:909-18. 2009
    ..In addition, the relation between perinatal variables and early behavior problems was also examined to help identify those very preterm children most at risk...
  26. doi request reprint Preterm infant hippocampal volumes correlate with later working memory deficits
    Miriam H Beauchamp
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Brain 131:2986-94. 2008
    ..Preterm children appear to have altered hippocampal volumes by discharge from hospital which may have a lasting impact on working memory function...
  27. pmc Very preterm birth influences parental mental health and family outcomes seven years after birth
    Karli Treyvaud
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Pediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:515-21. 2014
    ..To evaluate the long-term influence of very preterm birth on parental mental health, family functioning, and parenting stress at age 2 and 7 years...
  28. doi request reprint Sensory profiles of children born < 30 weeks' gestation at 2 years of age and their environmental and biological predictors
    Abbey L Eeles
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 89:727-32. 2013
    ..There is limited information on how sensory profiles differ between very preterm (VPT) children and term controls, or on the predictors of sensory profiles in VPT children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Caffeine and brain development in very preterm infants
    Lex W Doyle
    Royal Women s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Neurol 68:734-42. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether caffeine influenced brain macro- or microstructural development in preterm infants...
  30. ncbi request reprint Parental mental health and early social-emotional development of children born very preterm
    Karli Treyvaud
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:768-77. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the mental health of parents of children born very preterm and examine relations between parental mental health and early social-emotional development in very preterm and term born children...
  31. doi request reprint Cognitive outcome at 24 months is more predictive than at 18 months for IQ at 8-9 years in extremely low birth weight children
    Lex W Doyle
    Neonatal Paediatrics, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 88:95-8. 2012
    ..This is an important distinction as many clinical trials assess their final outcomes only in early childhood, assuming the results are valid for later childhood cognitive functioning...
  32. doi request reprint Quality of life at age 18 years after extremely preterm birth in the post-surfactant era
    Gehan Roberts
    Premature Infant Follow up Program, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Australia Department of Pediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Department of Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1008-13.e1. 2013
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  33. pmc Psychiatric outcomes at age seven for very preterm children: rates and predictors
    Karli Treyvaud
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:772-9. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to document rates of psychiatric disorders in VPT children aged 7 years compared with term born children, and to examine potential predictive factors for psychiatric diagnoses in VPT children...
  34. doi request reprint Early sensitivity training for parents of preterm infants: impact on the developing brain
    Jeannette Milgrom
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Austin Health, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Res 67:330-5. 2010
    ..Thus, sensitivity training for parents in the NICU is associated with improved cerebral white matter micro-structural development in preterm infants...
  35. doi request reprint Developmental coordination disorder in geographic cohorts of 8-year-old children born extremely preterm or extremely low birthweight in the 1990s
    Gehan Roberts
    The Premature Infant Follow up Programme at the Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:55-60. 2011
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  36. doi request reprint Biological and environmental factors as predictors of language skills in very preterm children at 5 years of age
    Kelly Howard
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:239-49. 2011
    ..The primary aim of this study was to examine the contributions of biological and environmental risk factors to language outcomes in very preterm children at 5 years of age...
  37. doi request reprint Family functioning, burden and parenting stress 2 years after very preterm birth
    Karli Treyvaud
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 87:427-31. 2011
    ..Examining rates of difficulties in family functioning following very preterm birth has been a relatively neglected area of research...
  38. doi request reprint Parenting behavior is associated with the early neurobehavioral development of very preterm children
    Karli Treyvaud
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 123:555-61. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between parenting behavior, parent-child synchrony, and neurobehavioral development in very preterm children at 24 months of age...
  39. doi request reprint Reduced cerebellar diameter in very preterm infants with abnormal general movements
    Alicia J Spittle
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 86:1-5. 2010
    ..However, other structural correlates of abnormal GMs have not been defined...
  40. pmc Free thyroxine levels after very preterm birth and neurodevelopmental outcomes at age 7 years
    Shannon E Scratch
    Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 133:e955-63. 2014
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the relationships between free thyroxine (fT₄) levels over the first 6 weeks after very preterm (VPT) birth with cognitive functioning and brain development at age 7 years...
  41. pmc Neonatal brain abnormalities and memory and learning outcomes at 7 years in children born very preterm
    Cristina Omizzolo
    a Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Memory 22:605-15. 2014
    ..Findings support the importance of cerebral neonatal pathology for predicting later memory and learning function. ..
  42. ncbi request reprint Early communication in preterm infants following intervention in the NICU
    Jeannette Milgrom
    Parent Infant Research Institute, Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Austin Health, Melbourne, Victoria 3081, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 89:755-62. 2013
    ..In particular, trials of the Mother-Infant Transaction Program (MITP) have shown positive short and longer term effects, and are based on training parents to recognise and minimise stress responses in preterm infants...
  43. doi request reprint Visual processing in adolescents born extremely low birth weight and/or extremely preterm
    Carly S Molloy
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e704-12. 2013
    ..Our objective was to compare visual functioning between ELBW/EP and normal birth weight (NBW, >2499 g birth weight) control adolescents...
  44. doi request reprint Neurosensory disabilities at school age in geographic cohorts of extremely low birth weight children born between the 1970s and the 1990s
    Gehan Roberts
    Premature Infant Follow up Program, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    J Pediatr 154:829-34.e1. 2009
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  45. doi request reprint Can the home environment promote resilience for children born very preterm in the context of social and medical risk?
    Karli Treyvaud
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Exp Child Psychol 112:326-37. 2012
    ..The need to support parents to create an optimal home environment is discussed...
  46. pmc Corpus callosum alterations in very preterm infants: perinatal correlates and 2 year neurodevelopmental outcomes
    Deanne K Thompson
    Florey Neuroscience Institutes, Centre for Neuroscience, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Neuroimage 59:3571-81. 2012
    ..This study elucidates perinatal predictors and adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes associated with altered callosal integrity in VPT infants...
  47. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavior at term and white and gray matter abnormalities in very preterm infants
    Nisha C Brown
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 155:32-8, 38.e1. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between very preterm infant neurobehavior at term and concurrent magnetic resonance-defined cerebral abnormalities...
  48. pmc Neural correlates of impaired vision in adolescents born extremely preterm and/or extremely low birthweight
    Claire E Kelly
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e93188. 2014
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  49. pmc Impaired language abilities and white matter abnormalities in children born very preterm and/or very low birth weight
    Natalie Reidy
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 162:719-24. 2013
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  50. doi request reprint School-age outcomes of extremely preterm or extremely low birth weight children
    Esther A Hutchinson
    Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 131:e1053-61. 2013
    ..This study examines cognitive, academic, and behavioral outcomes at age 8 years for a regional cohort of EP/ELBW children born in 1997...
  51. pmc Characterization of the corpus callosum in very preterm and full-term infants utilizing MRI
    Deanne K Thompson
    Howard Florey Institute, Centre for Neuroscience, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Neuroimage 55:479-90. 2011
    ..01) and isthmus tracts (p=0.04). This study characterizes callosal size, shape and diffusion in typically developing infants at term equivalent age, and reports macrostructural and microstructural abnormalities as a result of prematurity...
  52. doi request reprint Neurologic outcomes in very preterm infants undergoing surgery
    Peter M Filan
    Department of Neonatal Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr 160:409-14. 2012
    ..To investigate the relationship between surgery in very preterm infants and brain structure at term equivalent and 2-year neurodevelopmental outcome...
  53. doi request reprint Head growth in preterm infants: correlation with magnetic resonance imaging and neurodevelopmental outcome
    Jeanie L Y Cheong
    Royal Women s Hospital, Department of Neonatal Services, 132 Grattan St, Carlton 3053, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 121:e1534-40. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to establish the relationship between head circumference with brain MRI at term-equivalent age and to relate head circumference with neurodevelopmental outcome at 2 years...
  54. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological functioning in children with early-treated phenylketonuria: impact of white matter abnormalities
    Peter J Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:230-8. 2004
    ..However, children with no detectable, or mild WMAs, also displayed cognitive problems, indicating that neuropsychological functioning in children with ETPKU is determined by a complex interaction of biological and environmental factors...
  55. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning in school-aged children who were born very preterm or with extremely low birth weight in the 1990s
    Peter J Anderson
    Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 114:50-7. 2004
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  56. doi request reprint Neonate hippocampal volumes: prematurity, perinatal predictors, and 2-year outcome
    Deanne K Thompson
    Howard Florey Institute, Centre for Neuroscience, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Neurol 63:642-51. 2008
    ..To compare preterm (PT) and full-term (FT) infant hippocampal volumes and to investigate the relations among PT hippocampal volume, perinatal risk factors, and neurodevelopmental outcome...
  57. pmc Regional white matter microstructure in very preterm infants: predictors and 7 year outcomes
    Deanne K Thompson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia Electronic address
    Cortex 52:60-74. 2014
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  58. doi request reprint Adult outcome of extremely preterm infants
    Lex W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 126:342-51. 2010
    ..Pediatricians can aid the transition to adult health care by being aware of the nutritional, cardiovascular, respiratory, motor, cognitive, psychiatric, and functional outcomes into adulthood of survivors of extreme prematurity...
  59. ncbi request reprint Rates of early intervention services in very preterm children with developmental disabilities at age 2 years
    Gehan Roberts
    Victorian Infant Brain Study Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:276-80. 2008
    ..This study explores the association of levels of disability at age 2 years with EI services and social risk in a large cohort of very preterm children...
  60. ncbi request reprint Reduction in cerebellar volumes in preterm infants: relationship to white matter injury and neurodevelopment at two years of age
    Divyen K Shah
    Victoria Infant Brain Study Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Res 60:97-102. 2006
    ..In conclusion, we found no evidence for a primary impairment in cerebellar development in relation to prematurity, although there was evidence for a secondary effect of cerebral WMI on cerebellar development independent of immaturity...
  61. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of motor-skill impairment in preterm children who do not develop cerebral palsy: a systematic review
    Jacqueline Williams
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:232-7. 2010
    ..This study aimed to conduct a systematic review of current data to provide an accurate estimate of the prevalence of non-CP motor impairment in preterm children at school age...
  62. doi request reprint Language abilities in children who were very preterm and/or very low birth weight: a meta-analysis
    Natalie Barre
    Murdoch Children Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 158:766-774.e1. 2011
    ..To conduct a meta-analysis to characterize differences in language ability between children born very preterm (VPT, <32 weeks' gestational age), with a very low birth weight (VLBW, <1500 g), or both and in term-born control children...
  63. doi request reprint Cognitive and educational deficits in children born extremely preterm
    Peter J Anderson
    Department of Psychology, The University of Melbourne, The Royal Women s Hospital, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Perinatol 32:51-8. 2008
    ....
  64. doi request reprint Adult psychiatric outcomes of very low birth weight survivors
    Elizabeth M Westrupp
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:1069-77. 2011
    ..However, very few studies have prospectively followed VLBW survivors into adulthood and none have examined adult psychiatric disorders in this population...
  65. pmc Social functioning in children with brain insult
    Mardee Greenham
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Front Hum Neurosci 4:22. 2010
    ..Lesion location and laterality were not predictive of social outcome, and nor was social risk. In contrast, presence of disability (seizures) and family function were shown to contribute to aspects of social function...
  66. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary and neurological follow-up of extremely preterm infants
    Lex W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Royal Women s Hospital, University of Melbourne, and Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Neonatology 97:388-94. 2010
    ..At school age other cognitive impairments including learning disabilities and behavioural problems occur more frequently. Despite these difficulties, most EP survivors escape without major long-term pulmonary or neurological problems...
  67. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Lex W Doyle
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 14:391-5. 2009
    ..The importance of these neurological and respiratory problems later into adult life needs to be determined...
  68. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcome of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Peter J Anderson
    The Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Semin Perinatol 30:227-32. 2006
    ..BPD does not appear to be associated with a specific neuropsychological impairment but rather a global impairment...
  69. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the neonatal brain: a survey of current practice among Australian and New Zealand neonatologists
    Peter M Filan
    Victorian Infant Brain Study Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:557-9. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were (i) to document the current practice among Australian and New Zealand neonatologists; and (ii) to identify the factors that influence local practice...
  70. doi request reprint Docosahexaenoic acid and visual functioning in preterm infants: a review
    Carly Molloy
    Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rev 22:425-37. 2012
    ..Factors worth considering for clinical neuropsychological evaluation are also discussed...
  71. doi request reprint White matter pathology in phenylketonuria
    Peter J Anderson
    Department of Psychology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Mol Genet Metab 99:S3-9. 2010
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