Angela T Morgan
Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
- Dysphagia in childhood traumatic brain injury: a reflection on the evidence and its implications for practiceAngela T Morgan
Healthy Development Theme, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Dev Neurorehabil 13:192-203. 2010..Children with traumatic brain injury (TBI) may develop swallowing impairment or dysphagia with possible deleterious consequences of compromised nutritional intake or aspiration with subsequent respiratory complications...
- Speech-language pathology insights into genetics and neuroscience: beyond surface behaviourAngela Morgan
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Int J Speech Lang Pathol 15:245-54. 2013..Future research directions for further illuminating gene-brain-behaviour relationships in communication disorder are identified...
- Functional magnetic resonance imaging of chronic dysarthric speech after childhood brain injury: reliance on a left-hemisphere compensatory networkAngela T Morgan
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
Brain 136:646-57. 2013..The bilateral structural abnormalities found to limit functional reorganization here, may also be critical to poor speech prognosis for populations with congenital, degenerative or acquired neurological disorders throughout the lifespan...
- Interventions for oropharyngeal dysphagia in children with neurological impairmentAngela T Morgan
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD009456. 2012....
- Electropalatography treatment for articulation impairment in children with dysarthria post-traumatic brain injuryA T Morgan
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, UK
Brain Inj 21:1183-93. 2007..The present study investigated the effectiveness of EPG in treating the articulatory component of dysarthria post-TBI...
- Role of cerebellum in fine speech control in childhood: persistent dysarthria after surgical treatment for posterior fossa tumourA T Morgan
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, University College London Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
Brain Lang 117:69-76. 2011..These results confirm the important role of the cerebellum in the control of fine speech movements in children...
- Evaluating service delivery for speech and swallowing problems following paediatric brain injury: an international surveyAngela T Morgan
Healthy Development Theme, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
J Eval Clin Pract 17:275-81. 2011..Key objectives were to: (i) determine whether clinicians use formalized referral criteria, clinical guidelines, protocols or care pathways; and (ii) to document the specific assessment and treatment approaches used...
- Parental consent for neuroimaging in paediatric researchAngela T Morgan
Language and Literacy Group, Healthy Development Theme, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Parkville, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Child Care Health Dev 36:241-8. 2010..The present study aimed to determine the proportion of parents that would consent to their child undergoing an fMRI study, and to elicit the reasons, motivators and detractors affecting their decision...
- Incidence and clinical presentation of dysarthria and dysphagia in the acute setting following paediatric traumatic brain injuryA T Morgan
Language and Literacy Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Child Care Health Dev 36:44-53. 2010..The present study aimed to examine dysarthria and dysphagia incidence and the clinical presentation of children with these disorders in the acute phase following TBI...
- A Cochrane review of treatment for childhood apraxia of speechA T Morgan
Healthy Development Theme Language and Literacy Murdoch Children Research Institute Melbourne, Australia
Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 45:103-10. 2009..Despite the typically severe and complex presentation of CAS, there is little evidence reported on intervention approaches for the disorder, perhaps as a result of the ongoing deliberation over etiology and diagnosis...
- Pre and post-surgical dysphagia outcome associated with posterior fossa tumour in childrenAngela Tamsin Morgan
Language and Literacy Group, Healthy Development Theme, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, 3052 Melbourne, Vic, Australia
J Neurooncol 87:347-54. 2008..e. a measure of functional swallowing ability) at two months post-surgery...
- The use of pulse oximetry as a screening assessment for paediatric neurogenic dysphagiaA T Morgan
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, UCL, Institute of Child Health, UK
Dev Neurorehabil 11:25-38. 2008....
- A Cochrane review of treatment for dysarthria following acquired brain injury in children and adolescentsA T Morgan
Healthy Development Theme, Language and Literacy, Murdoch Children Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 45:197-204. 2009..ABI is a common cause of disability in the pediatric population, and dysarthria is a common and often persistent sequelae associated with ABI in children...
- Pediatric traumatic brain injury: language outcomes and their relationship to the arcuate fasciculusFrédérique J Liégeois
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, University College London, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
Brain Lang 127:388-98. 2013..Word comprehension was predicted by fractional anisotropy in the right arcuate. The co-morbidity between dysarthria and language deficits therefore seems to be the consequence of multiple tract damage. ..
- Corticobulbar tract changes as predictors of dysarthria in childhood brain injuryFrédérique Liégeois
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
Neurology 80:926-32. 2013..To identify corticobulbar tract changes that may predict chronic dysarthria in young people who have sustained a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in childhood using diffusion MRI tractography...
- Incidence of mutism, dysarthria and dysphagia associated with childhood posterior fossa tumourCristina Mei
Healthy Development Theme, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, 3052, Melbourne, Australia
Childs Nerv Syst 27:1129-36. 2011..This study describes the incidence and features of mutism, dysarthria and dysphagia during the acute post-surgical phase in a consecutive sample of children with PFT, unselected for the presence of mutism...
- Speech and oral motor profile after childhood hemispherectomyFrédérique Liégeois
UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
Brain Lang 114:126-34. 2010..These results indicate incomplete functional re-organization for the control of fine speech motor movements throughout childhood, and provide no evidence of hemispheric differences...
- Small intragenic deletion in FOXP2 associated with childhood apraxia of speech and dysarthriaSamantha J Turner
Department of Paediatrics, The Royal Children s Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Am J Med Genet A 161:2321-6. 2013..This is the first report of a small intragenic deletion of FOXP2 that is likely to be the cause of severe motor speech disorder associated with language and literacy problems...
- Neural bases of childhood speech disorders: lateralization and plasticity for speech functions during developmentFrédérique J Liégeois
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
Neurosci Biobehav Rev 36:439-58. 2012..In conclusion, for the first time we provide evidence that longterm and severe childhood speech disorders result predominantly from bilateral disruption of the neural networks involved in speech production...
- Re-thinking diagnostic classification of the dysarthrias: a developmental perspectiveA T Morgan
Language and Literacy Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Folia Phoniatr Logop 62:120-6. 2010..Clinical diagnosis for children with ACD will remain limited until such data become available...