Kelly A Weir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Australian Cerebral Palsy Child Study: protocol of a prospective population based study of motor and brain development of preschool aged children with cerebral palsy
    Roslyn N Boyd
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Neurol 13:57. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Restriction of oral intake of water for aspiration lung disease in children
    Kelly Weir
    Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD005303. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Radiation doses to children during modified barium swallow studies
    Kelly A Weir
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Level 3 RCH Foundation Building, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland, 4029, Australia
    Pediatr Radiol 37:283-90. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Oropharyngeal aspiration and pneumonia in children
    Kelly Weir
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:1024-31. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Oropharyngeal aspiration and silent aspiration in children
    Kelly A Weir
    Speech Pathology Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, QLD, 4029, Australia
    Chest 140:589-97. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Oropharyngeal dysphagia and gross motor skills in children with cerebral palsy
    Katherine A Benfer
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston Queensland, Australia
    Pediatrics 131:e1553-62. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Reported eating ability of young children with cerebral palsy: is there an association with gross motor function?
    Kelly A Weir
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:495-502. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Relationship between communication skills and gross motor function in preschool-aged children with cerebral palsy
    Andrea Coleman
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:2210-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Differences in body composition according to functional ability in preschool-aged children with cerebral palsy
    Jacqueline L Walker
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Queensland Children s Medical Research Institute, The University of Queensland, Old Milk Kitchen, Building 916, Cnr Fourth and Back Rds Southern Annexe of Edith Cavell Building, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Level 7, Block 6, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 34:140-5. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Validity and reproducibility of measures of oropharyngeal dysphagia in preschool children with cerebral palsy
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 57:358-65. 2015

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Publications15

  1. pmc Australian Cerebral Palsy Child Study: protocol of a prospective population based study of motor and brain development of preschool aged children with cerebral palsy
    Roslyn N Boyd
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Neurol 13:57. 2013
    ..This study aims to determine the pathway(s) to motor outcome from diagnosis at 18 months corrected age (c.a.) to outcome at 5 years in relation to the nature of the brain lesion (using structural MRI)...
  2. doi request reprint Restriction of oral intake of water for aspiration lung disease in children
    Kelly Weir
    Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD005303. 2012
    ..Young children frequently refuse thickened fluids providing a management dilemma for both families and health professionals...
  3. ncbi request reprint Radiation doses to children during modified barium swallow studies
    Kelly A Weir
    Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Level 3 RCH Foundation Building, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland, 4029, Australia
    Pediatr Radiol 37:283-90. 2007
    ..There are minimal data on radiation doses to infants and children undergoing a modified barium swallow (MBS) study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Oropharyngeal aspiration and pneumonia in children
    Kelly Weir
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:1024-31. 2007
    ..We conclude that the impact of OPA on development of pneumonia is considerably reduced once other factors in children with multisystem involvement are taken into account...
  5. doi request reprint Oropharyngeal aspiration and silent aspiration in children
    Kelly A Weir
    Speech Pathology Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, QLD, 4029, Australia
    Chest 140:589-97. 2011
    ..A prospective study was undertaken to determine the factors associated with fluoroscopically identified OPA and SA...
  6. doi request reprint Oropharyngeal dysphagia and gross motor skills in children with cerebral palsy
    Katherine A Benfer
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston Queensland, Australia
    Pediatrics 131:e1553-62. 2013
    ..It was hypothesized that OPD would be present across all gross motor severity levels, and children with more severe gross motor function would have increased prevalence and severity of OPD...
  7. doi request reprint Reported eating ability of young children with cerebral palsy: is there an association with gross motor function?
    Kelly A Weir
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:495-502. 2013
    ..To examine the association between parent-reported ability of young children with cerebral palsy (CP) to eat different food textures and gross motor functional abilities...
  8. doi request reprint Relationship between communication skills and gross motor function in preschool-aged children with cerebral palsy
    Andrea Coleman
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:2210-7. 2013
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  9. doi request reprint Differences in body composition according to functional ability in preschool-aged children with cerebral palsy
    Jacqueline L Walker
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Queensland Children s Medical Research Institute, The University of Queensland, Old Milk Kitchen, Building 916, Cnr Fourth and Back Rds Southern Annexe of Edith Cavell Building, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Level 7, Block 6, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 34:140-5. 2015
    ..We aimed to determine the fat free mass index (FFMI) and body fat percentage (BF%) of preschool-aged children with CP and investigate differences according to functional ability and compared to TDC...
  10. doi request reprint Validity and reproducibility of measures of oropharyngeal dysphagia in preschool children with cerebral palsy
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 57:358-65. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the best measure to discriminate between those with oropharyngeal dysphagia (OPD) and those without OPD, among young children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  11. doi request reprint School readiness of children with cerebral palsy
    Frances E Gehrmann
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 56:786-93. 2014
    ..To examine school readiness in preschool-age children with cerebral palsy (CP) on three of five domains compared with reported norms of children with typical development (CTD)...
  12. doi request reprint Relationships between dietary intake and body composition according to gross motor functional ability in preschool-aged children with cerebral palsy
    Jacqueline L Walker
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Ann Nutr Metab 61:349-57. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Clinimetrics of measures of oropharyngeal dysphagia for preschool children with cerebral palsy and neurodevelopmental disabilities: a systematic review
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:784-95. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the psychometric properties and clinical utility of objective measures of oropharyngeal dysphagia (OPD) in children with cerebral palsy or neurodevelopmental disabilities aged 12 months to 5 years...
  14. pmc Cervical auscultation in the diagnosis of oropharyngeal aspiration in children: a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Thuy T Frakking
    Queensland Children s Medical Research Institute, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Trials 14:377. 2013
    ..Our study investigates the utility of adding cervical auscultation (CA), a technique of listening to swallowing sounds, in improving the diagnostic accuracy of a clinical evaluation for the detection of OPA...
  15. doi request reprint Speech pathology services to children with cancer and nonmalignant hematological disorders
    Olivia D Taylor
    Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 29:98-108. 2012
    ....