Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
- Neurobehaviour between birth and 40 weeks' gestation in infants born <30 weeks' gestation and parental psychological wellbeing: predictors of brain development and child outcomesAlicia J Spittle
Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, 4th Floor, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
BMC Pediatr 14:111. 2014..Therefore this study aims to examine how 1) early neurobehaviour and 2) parental mental health relate to developmental outcomes for infants born preterm compared with infants born at term...
- Cerebral palsy and developmental coordination disorder in children born pretermAlicia Jane Spittle
Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia Department of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Australia Electronic address
Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 19:84-9. 2014..However, the reliable diagnosis of motor impairment requires follow-up into early childhood and it is important to ensure that the appropriate intervention is implemented. ..
- General movements in very preterm children and neurodevelopment at 2 and 4 yearsAlicia 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...
- 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...
- Early developmental intervention programmes post-hospital discharge to prevent motor and cognitive impairments in preterm infantsAlicia Spittle
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and the University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD005495. 2012..Early developmental interventions have been used in the clinical setting with the aim of improving the overall functional outcome for these infants. However, the long-term benefit of these programmes remains unclear...
- Do early intervention programmes improve cognitive and motor outcomes for preterm infants after discharge? A systematic reviewJane Orton
The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
Dev Med Child Neurol 51:851-9. 2009..The aim of this study was to review the effects of early developmental intervention after discharge from hospital on motor and cognitive development in preterm infants...