Mark T Mackay

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke in children
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:896-902. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The ketogenic diet in refractory childhood epilepsy
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:353-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Childhood posterior circulation arterial ischemic stroke
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Stroke 41:2201-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Arterial ischemic stroke risk factors: the International Pediatric Stroke Study
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Neurol 69:130-40. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Fits, faints and funny turns in children
    Mark Mackay
    Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 34:1003-8. 2005
  6. doi request reprint High resolution chromosomal microarray in undiagnosed neurological disorders
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:716-24. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Symptomatic generalized epilepsy after HHV6 posttransplant acute limbic encephalitis in children
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:e122-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Does epilepsy occur more frequently in children with Type 1 diabetes?
    Michele A O'Connell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:586-9. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy of the ketogenic diet: which epilepsies respond?
    Sasipa Thammongkol
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:e55-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Family-centred outcome measurement following paediatric stroke
    Jane Galvin
    Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:152-8. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke in children
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:896-902. 2007
    ..Ten percent of children suffering stroke will die as a result, and at least 50% of survivors are left with significant neurological disabilities, learning difficulties or seizures...
  2. ncbi request reprint The ketogenic diet in refractory childhood epilepsy
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:353-7. 2005
    ..To report the efficacy and tolerability of the ketogenic diet (KD) in refractory paediatric epilepsy...
  3. doi request reprint Childhood posterior circulation arterial ischemic stroke
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Stroke 41:2201-9. 2010
    ..We describe clinical and radiological features of childhood PCAIS to determine whether there are differences in infarct topography, vascular abnormalities, risk factors, and stroke subtypes when compared to adults...
  4. doi request reprint Arterial ischemic stroke risk factors: the International Pediatric Stroke Study
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Neurol 69:130-40. 2011
    ..To describe presumptive risk factors (RFs) for childhood arterial ischemic stroke (AIS) and explore their relationship with presentation, age, geography, and infarct characteristics...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fits, faints and funny turns in children
    Mark Mackay
    Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 34:1003-8. 2005
    ..There are many other paroxysmal disorders that can mimic seizures and it is important to exclude these conditions before diagnosing epilepsy and making the decision to commence anticonvulsant treatment...
  6. doi request reprint High resolution chromosomal microarray in undiagnosed neurological disorders
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:716-24. 2013
    ..Although recent studies have identified pathogenic CNVs in intellectual disability, autism and epilepsy, the utility of CMA testing in a broader cohort of children with neurologic disorders has not been reported...
  7. doi request reprint Symptomatic generalized epilepsy after HHV6 posttransplant acute limbic encephalitis in children
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:e122-6. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Does epilepsy occur more frequently in children with Type 1 diabetes?
    Michele A O'Connell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:586-9. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence and type of epilepsy in a large paediatric diabetes clinic...
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy of the ketogenic diet: which epilepsies respond?
    Sasipa Thammongkol
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:e55-9. 2012
    ..The response is predicted by type of epilepsy syndrome. Accurate characterization of the electroclinical syndrome is an important factor in decisions about timing of initiation of the ketogenic diet...
  10. doi request reprint Family-centred outcome measurement following paediatric stroke
    Jane Galvin
    Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:152-8. 2010
    ..This project aimed to describe the functional concerns identified by children and their parents following paediatric stroke...
  11. ncbi request reprint Stroke and nonstroke brain attacks in children
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M and Emergency Department Z K C, M L, F E B, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville Murdoch Childrens Research Institute M T M, F E B, Parkville Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health M T M, L C, G A D, Parkville University of Melbourne M T M, Z K C, M L, L C, P M, G A D, F E B, Parkville, Australia and Hospital Nacional de Ninos A Y C, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Neurology 82:1434-40. 2014
    ..To determine symptoms, signs, and etiology of brain attacks in children presenting to the emergency department (ED) as a first step for developing a pediatric brain attack pathway...
  12. doi request reprint Hypertension at time of diagnosis and long-term outcome after childhood ischemic stroke
    Lauren N Brush
    School of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Neurology 80:1225-30. 2013
    ..To determine the prevalence of hypertension (HPT) in the acute phase after ischemic stroke (IS) and explore its relationship to outcome...
  13. doi request reprint Epileptic spasms: experience with a high-dose oral corticosteroid protocol
    Tyson L Ware
    Department of Neurology, Parkville University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:985-9. 2012
    ..To audit clinical practice and assess early outcomes for infants with epileptic spasms after an agreed initial treatment protocol was adopted...
  14. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of febrile infection-related epilepsy syndrome
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:101-10. 2012
    ..Herein we describe the features of the chronic epilepsy and critically review evidence for the etiology of this syndrome...
  15. pmc Can the FAST and ROSIER adult stroke recognition tools be applied to confirmed childhood arterial ischemic stroke?
    Adriana Yock-Corrales
    Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 11:93. 2011
    ..Two adult stroke recognition tools; ROSIER (Recognition of Stroke in the Emergency Room) and FAST (Face Arm Speech Test) scales were applied retrospectively to all patients to determine test sensitivity...
  16. doi request reprint Decompressive craniectomy in childhood posterior circulation stroke: a case series and review of the literature
    Alicia K Montgomery
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Neurol 47:193-7. 2012
    ..Because decompressive craniectomy can be lifesaving in children with severe posterior circulation arterial ischemic stroke, early neurosurgical referral should be considered...
  17. doi request reprint Alpers syndrome with mutations in POLG: clinical and investigative features
    Matthew F Hunter
    Genetic Health, Victorian Clinical Genetics Service, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Neurol 45:311-8. 2011
    ..Three common polymerase-γ mutations, in patients of European descent, can assist with rapid diagnosis, circumventing the need for liver biopsy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Delayed recognition of initial stroke in children: need for increased awareness
    Jayasri Srinivasan
    Department of Paediatric Neurology, Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 124:e227-34. 2009
    ..The goal was to identify the delays involved in diagnosing pediatric arterial ischemic stroke (AIS), a major cause of morbidity and death in children...
  19. doi request reprint Acute childhood arterial ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in the emergency department
    Adriana Yock-Corrales
    Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Emerg Med 58:156-63. 2011
    ..Yet, initial clinical assessment is a key step in the management pathway of stroke. We describe the presentation in the ED of children with confirmed acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke subtypes...
  20. doi request reprint Stroke presenting under 3 hours in patients younger than 18 years of age
    Cassandra Szoeke
    Eastern Melbourne Neurosciences, Box Hill Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 16:1481-2. 2009
    ..Feasibility of treatment is further limited by a lack of dosage and safety data in the paediatric population. Improved community awareness and more rapid recognition of stroke may reduce lag time to diagnosis...
  21. doi request reprint Functional outcome following paediatric stroke
    Jane Galvin
    Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neurorehabil 14:67-71. 2011
    ..Paediatric stroke has a significant impact on functional ability; however, few studies describe outcomes using valid and reliable measures...
  22. ncbi request reprint Acute transverse myelitis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in childhood: spectrum or separate entities?
    Eppie M Yiu
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Child Neurol 24:287-96. 2009
    ..These clinical and radiological differences suggest acute transverse myelitis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis are separate entities...
  23. doi request reprint Accuracy of bedside electroencephalographic monitoring in comparison with simultaneous continuous conventional electroencephalography for seizure detection in term infants
    Divyen K Shah
    Washington University, Department of Pediatrics, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1146-54. 2008
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