Silja Pirila

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Executive functions in youth with spastic cerebral palsy
    Silja Pirila
    Department of Pediatrics, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    J Child Neurol 26:817-21. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Language and motor speech skills in children with cerebral palsy
    Silja Pirila
    Paediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital, TAUH, Finland
    J Commun Disord 40:116-28. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Visual attention study in youth with spastic cerebral palsy using the event-related potential method
    Elina Hakkarainen
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Child Neurol 26:1525-8. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Children with functional motor limitations: the effects on family strengths
    Silja Pirila
    Pediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital, Finland and Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 35:281-95. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint A retrospective neurocognitive study in children with spastic diplegia
    Silja Pirila
    Paediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital, TAUH, Finland
    Dev Neuropsychol 26:679-90. 2004

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Executive functions in youth with spastic cerebral palsy
    Silja Pirila
    Department of Pediatrics, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    J Child Neurol 26:817-21. 2011
    ..Executive function problems were noticed mainly in participants with bilateral brain lesions and who had been born preterm. Findings highlight the need to check for attention problems in children with cerebral palsy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Language and motor speech skills in children with cerebral palsy
    Silja Pirila
    Paediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital, TAUH, Finland
    J Commun Disord 40:116-28. 2007
    ..Neonatal cranial ultrasonography findings were moderately associated with the severity of functional motor limitations...
  3. doi request reprint Visual attention study in youth with spastic cerebral palsy using the event-related potential method
    Elina Hakkarainen
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Child Neurol 26:1525-8. 2011
    ..No differences in latency and amplitude of the N2-P300 complex were found between the 2 groups, indicating that some fundamental attention processes are intact in youth with mild spastic cerebral palsy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Children with functional motor limitations: the effects on family strengths
    Silja Pirila
    Pediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital, Finland and Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 35:281-95. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A retrospective neurocognitive study in children with spastic diplegia
    Silja Pirila
    Paediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital, TAUH, Finland
    Dev Neuropsychol 26:679-90. 2004
    ..No association was found between the neonatal cranial US findings and the IQ and neurocognitive scores. However, the cranial US findings strongly predicted functional motor limitations of the children...