Katherine A Benfer

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical signs suggestive of pharyngeal dysphagia in preschool children with cerebral palsy
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Level 7 Block 6, Herston 4029, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 38:192-201. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Oropharyngeal dysphagia in preschool children with cerebral palsy: oral phase impairments
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Level 7, Block 6, Herston 4029, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:3469-81. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Motor severity in children with cerebral palsy studied in a high-resource and low-resource country
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The School of Medicine, Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed, Dhaka, Bangladesh and
    Pediatrics 134:e1594-602. 2014
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Clinical signs suggestive of pharyngeal dysphagia in preschool children with cerebral palsy
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Level 7 Block 6, Herston 4029, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 38:192-201. 2015
    ..While coughing was consistently identified by clinicians, it may not reflect children's regular performance, and was not sufficiently discriminative in children aged 18-36 months. ..
  2. doi request reprint Oropharyngeal dysphagia in preschool children with cerebral palsy: oral phase impairments
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Level 7, Block 6, Herston 4029, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:3469-81. 2014
    ..This study aimed to document the prevalence and patterns of oral phase oropharyngeal dysphagia (OPD) in preschool children with cerebral palsy (CP), and its association with mealtime duration, frequency and efficiency...
  3. doi request reprint Motor severity in children with cerebral palsy studied in a high-resource and low-resource country
    Katherine A Benfer
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, The School of Medicine, Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed, Dhaka, Bangladesh and
    Pediatrics 134:e1594-602. 2014
    ..To compare the patterns of motor type and gross motor functional severity in preschool-aged children with cerebral palsy (CP) in Bangladesh and Australia...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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)...