L J Woodward

Summary

Affiliation: University of Canterbury
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. pmc Neonatal white matter abnormalities an important predictor of neurocognitive outcome for very preterm children
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e51879. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Neonatal white matter abnormalities predict global executive function impairment in children born very preterm
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:22-41. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Very preterm children show impairments across multiple neurodevelopmental domains by age 4 years
    L J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F339-44. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Punitive parenting practices of contemporary young parents
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 120:U2866. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Neonatal MRI to predict neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury and the Van der Veer Institute for Parkinson s and Brain Research, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Engl J Med 355:685-94. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the transition to early parenthood
    Lianne J Woodward
    University of Canterbury and Christchurch School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Dev Psychopathol 18:275-94. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Can neurobehavioral examination predict the presence of cerebral injury in the very low birth weight infant?
    Lianne J Woodward
    University of Canterbury and Christchurch School of Medicine, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:326-34. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Object working memory deficits predicted by early brain injury and development in the preterm infant
    Lianne J Woodward
    Child Development Research Group, University of Canterbury and Van der Veer Institute for Parkinson s and Brain Research, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Brain 128:2578-87. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Unemployment and psychosocial adjustment in young adults: causation or selection?
    D M Fergusson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine, P O Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Soc Sci Med 53:305-20. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Teenage pregnancy: cause for concern
    L J Woodward
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine
    N Z Med J 114:301-3. 2001

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Neonatal white matter abnormalities an important predictor of neurocognitive outcome for very preterm children
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e51879. 2012
    ..Cerebral white matter abnormalities on term MRI are a strong predictor of motor disability in children born very preterm. However, their contribution to cognitive impairment is less certain...
  2. doi request reprint Neonatal white matter abnormalities predict global executive function impairment in children born very preterm
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:22-41. 2011
    ..Executive impairments at age 4 were confined to preterm children with mild or moderate-severe white matter abnormalities on MRI. Findings support the importance of cerebral white matter integrity for later executive function...
  3. doi request reprint Very preterm children show impairments across multiple neurodevelopmental domains by age 4 years
    L J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F339-44. 2009
    ..Of particular interest were children's risks of impairment across multiple neurodevelopmental domains...
  4. ncbi request reprint Punitive parenting practices of contemporary young parents
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 120:U2866. 2007
    ..To describe the punitive parenting practices of a cohort of young (<25 years) New Zealand parents and to examine the life course risk factors that placed these parents at increased risk of severe child physical punishment/abuse...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neonatal MRI to predict neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants
    Lianne J Woodward
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury and the Van der Veer Institute for Parkinson s and Brain Research, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Engl J Med 355:685-94. 2006
    ..Very preterm infants are at high risk for adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has been proposed as a means of predicting neurodevelopmental outcomes in this population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the transition to early parenthood
    Lianne J Woodward
    University of Canterbury and Christchurch School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Dev Psychopathol 18:275-94. 2006
    ..These findings contribute to our understanding of the effects of gender on life course development...
  7. ncbi request reprint Can neurobehavioral examination predict the presence of cerebral injury in the very low birth weight infant?
    Lianne J Woodward
    University of Canterbury and Christchurch School of Medicine, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:326-34. 2004
    ..Implications of these findings for the neurological evaluation of the very low birth weight infant are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Object working memory deficits predicted by early brain injury and development in the preterm infant
    Lianne J Woodward
    Child Development Research Group, University of Canterbury and Van der Veer Institute for Parkinson s and Brain Research, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Brain 128:2578-87. 2005
    ..These findings add to our understanding of the neuropathological pathways associated with later executive dysfunction in the very preterm infant...
  9. ncbi request reprint Unemployment and psychosocial adjustment in young adults: causation or selection?
    D M Fergusson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine, P O Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Soc Sci Med 53:305-20. 2001
    ..Nonetheless, the findings suggest that exposure to unemployment may be associated with increased risks of suicidal thoughts, crime and substance use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Teenage pregnancy: cause for concern
    L J Woodward
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine
    N Z Med J 114:301-3. 2001
    ..To describe the lifetime prevalence of teenage pregnancy and parenthood, in addition to the psychosocial backgrounds and current circumstances of young parents in a sample of 533 young women studied from bith to 21 years...
  11. doi request reprint Development of emotional and behavioral regulation in children born extremely preterm and very preterm: biological and social influences
    Caron A C Clark
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Child Dev 79:1444-62. 2008
    ..Findings support the importance of early neurological development and parenting for developing regulation in children born very preterm...
  12. doi request reprint High prevalence/low severity language delay in preschool children born very preterm
    Susan H Foster-Cohen
    The Champion Centre, Burwood Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 31:658-67. 2010
    ..Of particular interest was the identification of biological and socioenvironmental risk and protective factors that influence VPT children's early language development...
  13. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning in preschool children born very preterm: relationship with early white matter pathology
    Jamie O Edgin
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury and Van der Veer Institute for Parkinson s and Brain Research, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:90-101. 2008
    ..These findings support the presence of early and persistent executive difficulties in preschool children born very preterm, and highlight the importance of white matter pathology in the development of executive impairments...
  14. ncbi request reprint Early delayed language development in very preterm infants: evidence from the MacArthur-Bates CDI
    Susan Foster-Cohen
    University of Canterbury and the Champion Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Child Lang 34:655-75. 2007
    ..They also highlight the importance of gestational age in predicting later language risk in this population of infants...
  15. ncbi request reprint Deviant partner involvement and offending risk in early adulthood
    Lianne J Woodward
    Department of Education, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:177-90. 2002
    ..This paper examines the effects of deviant and non-deviant partner involvement at age 21 on patterns of continuity and change in offending between the ages of 18 and 21 years in a birth cohort of 983 young men and women...
  16. ncbi request reprint Romantic relationships of young people with childhood and adolescent onset antisocial behavior problems
    Lianne J Woodward
    Department of Education, University of Canterbury Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 30:231-43. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Health service utilisation of a regional cohort of very preterm infants over the first 2 years of life
    Diane Gray
    Neonatal Service, Christchurch Women s Hospital, and Canterbury Child Development Research Group, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:377-83. 2006
    ..We examined the health service utilisation of a regional cohort of very preterm infants over the first 2 years of life, including the association with neurodevelopmental outcome...
  18. doi request reprint Early school-based learning difficulties in children born very preterm
    Verena E Pritchard
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
    Early Hum Dev 85:215-24. 2009
    ..Educational underachievement is a major morbidity associated with very preterm (VPT) birth. However, few studies have examined early school outcomes with most employing global, clinic based measures...
  19. doi request reprint Preschool executive control on the Shape School task: measurement considerations and utility
    Verena E Pritchard
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychol Assess 23:31-43. 2011
    ..Implications for the application of the Shape School task are discussed...
  20. doi request reprint Preschool executive functioning abilities predict early mathematics achievement
    Caron A C Clark
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, NewZealand
    Dev Psychol 46:1176-91. 2010
    ..They also suggest that the scaffolding of these executive skills could potentially be a useful additional component in early mathematics education...
  21. doi request reprint Childhood exposure to sexual abuse and partnership outcomes at age 30
    M D Friesen
    Canterbury Child Development Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand 8140
    Psychol Med 40:679-88. 2010
    ..In addition, a broad range of early childhood and family confounding factors were tested, and the role of intervening factors from adolescence was explored...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mental health, educational, and social role outcomes of adolescents with depression
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:225-31. 2002
    ..This study used longitudinal data to examine the extent to which young people with depression in mid adolescence (ages 14-16) were at increased risk of adverse psychosocial outcomes in later adolescence and young adulthood (ages 16-21)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Life course outcomes of young people with anxiety disorders in adolescence
    L J Woodward
    University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1086-93. 2001
    ..Clinical and research implications are considered...
  24. ncbi request reprint Early parent-child relations and family functioning of preschool boys with pervasive hyperactivity
    Louise J Keown
    Research Centre for Interventions in Teaching and Learning, School of Education, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 30:541-53. 2002
    ..Findings also highlight the importance of considering the role of fathers in the behavioral development of boys with early tendencies to hyperactive and distractible behavior problems...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reduced occipital regional volumes at term predict impaired visual function in early childhood in very low birth weight infants
    Divyen K Shah
    Department of Neonatal Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3366-73. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Detection of impaired growth of the corpus callosum in premature infants
    Nigel G Anderson
    Department of Radiology, Christchurch Hospital, Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
    Pediatrics 118:951-60. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of preterm birth on the serial growth of the corpus callosum and how soon it could be detected after birth with cranial ultrasound...