Maja Steinlin

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Arterial ischaemic stroke in children. Review of the literature and strategies for future stroke studies
    Fenella Kirkham
    Neurosciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Thromb Haemost 92:697-706. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The first three years of the Swiss Neuropaediatric Stroke Registry (SNPSR): a population-based study of incidence, symptoms and risk factors
    M Steinlin
    Neuropaediatric Divisions of the Children s Hospitals in Bern, Zurich, Aarau, Neuchatel, Geneva, Basle, Chur, Bellinzona, Lausanne, Lucerne, Sion, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Neuropediatrics 36:90-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Cerebrovascular disorders in childhood
    Maja Steinlin
    Neuropaediatric Department, University Children s Hospital Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 112:1053-64. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A clinical approach to arterial ischemic childhood stroke: increasing knowledge over the last decade
    Maja Steinlin
    Department of Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Neuropediatrics 43:1-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Pontocerebellar hypoplasia type 2: variability in clinical and imaging findings
    Maja Steinlin
    Division of Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital Berne, Iselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 11:146-52. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after stroke in childhood
    Maja Steinlin
    Division of Paediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 163:245-50. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological long-term sequelae after posterior fossa tumour resection during childhood
    Maja Steinlin
    Division of Paediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Brain 126:1998-2008. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Cerebellar disorders in childhood: cognitive problems
    Maja Steinlin
    Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Cerebellum 7:607-10. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The cerebellum in cognitive processes: supporting studies in children
    Maja Steinlin
    Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Cerebellum 6:237-41. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairments in patients with congenital nonprogressive cerebellar ataxia
    M Steinlin
    Division of Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurology 53:966-73. 1999

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Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Arterial ischaemic stroke in children. Review of the literature and strategies for future stroke studies
    Fenella Kirkham
    Neurosciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Thromb Haemost 92:697-706. 2004
    ..Although data from randomised controlled trials, on which clinical practice might be based, are sparse, therapeutic approaches and future research directions are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint The first three years of the Swiss Neuropaediatric Stroke Registry (SNPSR): a population-based study of incidence, symptoms and risk factors
    M Steinlin
    Neuropaediatric Divisions of the Children s Hospitals in Bern, Zurich, Aarau, Neuchatel, Geneva, Basle, Chur, Bellinzona, Lausanne, Lucerne, Sion, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Neuropediatrics 36:90-7. 2005
    ..The outcome correlated significantly with the size of infarction (p = 0.013) and age at stroke (p = 0.027). The overall mortality was 6%. Paediatric stroke is a multiple risk problem, which leads to important long-term sequelae...
  3. doi request reprint Cerebrovascular disorders in childhood
    Maja Steinlin
    Neuropaediatric Department, University Children s Hospital Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 112:1053-64. 2013
    ..In the absence of any evidence, LMWH or heparinization for 3-6 months are recommended. Prognosis is better in children than in neonates. Deep vein thrombosis and/or young age worsen the outcome...
  4. doi request reprint A clinical approach to arterial ischemic childhood stroke: increasing knowledge over the last decade
    Maja Steinlin
    Department of Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Neuropediatrics 43:1-9. 2012
    ..About two-third of the children have significant residual neurological problems and a majority cognitive and behavior problems...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pontocerebellar hypoplasia type 2: variability in clinical and imaging findings
    Maja Steinlin
    Division of Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital Berne, Iselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 11:146-52. 2007
    ..Microcephaly was also a prominent sign. Severity of pontocerebellar neuroimaging findings did not differentiate between the typical and atypical clinical group and did not correlate with clinical outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after stroke in childhood
    Maja Steinlin
    Division of Paediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 163:245-50. 2004
    ..Outcome was most affected by the presence of combined cortical/subcortical and least affected by subcortical infarction. Epilepsy affected neuropsychological outcome...
  7. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological long-term sequelae after posterior fossa tumour resection during childhood
    Maja Steinlin
    Division of Paediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Brain 126:1998-2008. 2003
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Cerebellar disorders in childhood: cognitive problems
    Maja Steinlin
    Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Cerebellum 7:607-10. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the cerebellum seems to play an important role in many higher cognitive functions, especially in learning. There is a suggestion that the earlier the incorrect influence, the more pronounced the problems...
  9. ncbi request reprint The cerebellum in cognitive processes: supporting studies in children
    Maja Steinlin
    Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Cerebellum 6:237-41. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the cerebellum seems to play an important role in many higher cognitive functions especially in learning. There is a suggestion that the earlier the incorrect influence the more pronounced the problems...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairments in patients with congenital nonprogressive cerebellar ataxia
    M Steinlin
    Division of Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurology 53:966-73. 1999
    ..To report neuropsychologic functions and developmental problems of patients with congenital nonprogressive cerebellar ataxia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neonatal Escherichia coli meningitis: spinal adhesions as a late complication
    M Steinlin
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 158:968-70. 1999
    ..Conclusion The severe complication of chronic arachnoiditis with spinal adhesion may occur many years after neonatal acute bacterial meningitis...
  12. doi request reprint Lateralization of cognitive functions after stroke in childhood
    Regula Everts
    Paediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Brain Inj 24:859-70. 2010
    ..Language functions recover particularly well, while visuo-spatial skills are more affected by brain damage, regardless of its localization. This study investigated the lateralization of language and visual search after childhood stroke...
  13. doi request reprint Acute ischemic stroke in children versus young adults
    Sandra Bigi
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, University Hospital Bern and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Ann Neurol 70:245-54. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare children and young adults with acute ischemic stroke (AIS) in 2 large registries...
  14. doi request reprint Age, sex, and performance influence the visuospatial working memory network in childhood
    Megan Spencer-Smith
    Division of Neuropaediatrics, Development and Rehabilitation, Children s University Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Dev Neuropsychol 38:236-55. 2013
    ..Intensity of activation was similar across sex and WM performance groups. Girls and high WM performers showed more right-sided lateralization of parietal regions than boys and low WM performers...
  15. doi request reprint Basilar artery stroke in childhood
    Barbara Goeggel Simonetti
    Division of Paediatric Neurology, Department of Paediatrics, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:65-70. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to calculate the incidence of BAS in children and to analyse the clinical presentation, risk factors, radiological findings, therapeutic approaches, and outcome of BAS in childhood...
  16. doi request reprint Delayed diagnosis of acute ischemic stroke in children - a registry-based study in Switzerland
    Charlotte Martin
    University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 141:w13281. 2011
    ..We investigated the delay from the onset of symptoms to AIS diagnosis in children and potential contributing factors...
  17. doi request reprint Cerebral sinus venous thrombosis in Swiss children
    Sebastian Grunt
    Department of Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:1145-50. 2010
    ..AIMo describe the characteristics of paediatric cerebral sinus venous thrombosis (CSVT) in Switzerland...
  18. doi request reprint Brain metabolite composition in relation to cognitive function and dystrophin mutations in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Roland Kreis
    Department of Clinical Research, Unit for MR Spectroscopy and Methodology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    NMR Biomed 24:253-62. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Cognitive impairment and cortical reorganization in children with benign epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes
    Alexandre N Datta
    Division of Pediatric Neurology and Developmental Medicine, University Children s Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 54:487-94. 2013
    ..atypical), and whether cofactors such as duration, handedness, and medication have a relevant impact on language reorganization processes...
  20. doi request reprint Strengthening of laterality of verbal and visuospatial functions during childhood and adolescence
    Regula Everts
    Paediatric Neurology, Inselspital Children s University Hospital, University Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:473-83. 2009
    ..Our data show that age and performance, independently, account for the increases of laterality with age...
  21. doi request reprint Neuropsychological impairments and the impact of dystrophin mutations on general cognitive functioning of patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Kevin Wingeier
    Pediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern 3010, Switzerland
    J Clin Neurosci 18:90-5. 2011
    ..No simple relationship between dystrophin mutations and cognitive functioning could be detected. However, our analysis revealed that patients who lack the dystrophin isoform Dp140 have significantly greater cognitive problems...
  22. doi request reprint Long-term sequelae after acquired pediatric hemorrhagic cerebellar lesions
    Kevin Wingeier
    Department of Pediatric Neurology J212, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:923-31. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess cognitive, affective, and motor long-term sequelae after acquired focal pediatric cerebellar lesions...
  23. doi request reprint Thrombolysis in childhood stroke: report of 2 cases and review of the literature
    Marcel Arnold
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Berne, Inselspital, Switzerland
    Stroke 40:801-7. 2009
    ..We report 2 children who underwent IAT for acute ischemic stroke and include them in a review about intravenous thrombolysis, IAT, and mechanical thrombolysis for childhood stroke...
  24. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning, behavior, and quality of life after stroke in childhood
    Regula Everts
    Division of Neuropediatrics, University Children s Hospital Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Child Neuropsychol 14:323-38. 2008
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  25. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological problems after paediatric stroke: two year follow-up of Swiss children
    J Pavlovic
    University Children s Hospital Berne, Switzerland
    Neuropediatrics 37:13-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to obtain information about neurological and cognitive outcome for a population-based group of children after paediatric ischaemic stroke...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Neuropediatric emergencies--epileptic seizures and acute hemiplegia]
    S Strozzi
    Neuropadätrie, Medizinische Universitats Kinderklinik, Inselspital, Bern
    Ther Umsch 62:565-70. 2005
    ..These patients require an immediate interdisciplinary treatment in a tertiary care centre with neuropaediatry, neuroradiology and neurosurgery...
  27. doi request reprint Acute transverse myelitis in Lyme neuroborreliosis
    S Bigi
    Neuropaediatrics, Department of Paediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Infection 38:413-6. 2010
    ..Diagnosis requires clinical symptoms and evidence of inflammation within the spinal cord (cerebrospinal fluid and/or magnetic resonance imaging). ATM due to neuroborreliosis typically presents with impressive clinical manifestations...
  28. doi request reprint Neuroimaging in childhood arterial ischaemic stroke: evaluation of imaging modalities and aetiologies
    Sarah Buerki
    University Children s Hospital Berne, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:1033-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe neuroimaging patterns associated with arterial ischaemic stroke (AIS) in childhood and to differentiate them according to stroke aetiology...
  29. doi request reprint Correlation properties of spontaneous motor activity in healthy infants: a new computer-assisted method to evaluate neurological maturation
    Sandra Waldmeier
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital Bern, PO Box CH 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Exp Brain Res 227:433-46. 2013
    ..Future studies including children at risk for neurological impairment should evaluate whether this method could be used as an early clinical screening tool for later neurological compromise...
  30. doi request reprint [Formula: see text]Cognitive and behavioral aspects of executive functions in children born very preterm
    Barbara Catherine Ritter
    a Children s University Hospital, Division of Neuropaediatrics, Development and Rehabilitation, Bern, Switzerland
    Child Neuropsychol 20:129-44. 2014
    ..In clinical practice, the combination of cognitive and behavioral instruments is required to disclose children's executive difficulties. ..
  31. doi request reprint Executive functions of children born very preterm--deficit or delay?
    Barbara Catherine Ritter
    Division of Neuropaediatrics, Development and Rehabilitation, Children s University Hospital, Inselspital, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 172:473-83. 2013
    ..In both VPT/VLBW children and controls, the highest increase in executive performance across the ages of 8 to 12 years was observed in shifting, followed by working memory, and inhibition...
  32. doi request reprint Non-traumatic spinal cord ischaemia in childhood - clinical manifestation, neuroimaging and outcome
    Sonja Stettler
    Department of Neuropaediatrics, University Children s Hospital Bern, Inselspital, Freiburgstrasse, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 17:176-84. 2013
    ..Spinal cord ischaemia is rare in childhood and information on clinical presentation and outcome is scarce...
  33. ncbi request reprint Homeopathic treatment of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a randomised, double blind, placebo controlled crossover trial
    Heiner Frei
    Swiss Association of Homeopathic Physicians SAHP, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 164:758-67. 2005
    ..0001). During the crossover trial, CGI parent-ratings were significantly lower under verum (average 1.67 points) than under placebo (P =0.0479). Long-term CGI improvement reached 12 points (63%, P <0.0001)...
  34. doi request reprint Mild encephalopathy with splenial lesion and parainfluenza virus infection
    Lea Abenhaim Halpern
    Department of Neuropaediatrics, Development and Rehabilitation, University Children s Hospital, Berne, Switzerland
    Pediatr Neurol 48:252-4. 2013
    ..The pathogenesis of mild encephalopathy with reversible splenial lesions, however, still remains unclear, and further studies investigating detailed mechanisms that lead to the typical brain lesions are warranted...
  35. doi request reprint Macrocephaly in neurofibromatosis type 1: a sign post for optic pathway gliomas?
    Christina Schindera
    Paediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Childs Nerv Syst 27:2107-11. 2011
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  36. doi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae associated opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome in three cases
    Benedikt Maria Huber
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 169:441-5. 2010
    ..This should affect therapeutic consideration. OMS should be added to the spectrum of M. pneumoniae-associated neurologic complications. Nevertheless, neuroblastoma has to be ruled out in all cases of OMS...
  37. ncbi request reprint Near-fatal cerebellar swelling caused by acute multifocal cerebellar necrosis
    Sandra M Burri
    Department of Paediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 7:139-42. 2003
    ..Acute, near-fatal cerebellar swelling is a rare problem thought to be of parainfectious aetiology. Initiation by multifocal cerebellar necrosis has not been reported so far with this disorder...
  38. doi request reprint Acute encephalopathy with unilateral cortical-subcortical lesions in two unrelated kindreds treated with glucocorticoids prenatally for congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency: established facts and novel insight
    Sebastian Grunt
    Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, University Hospital Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Horm Res Paediatr 80:57-63. 2013
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Macrocerebellum: significance and pathogenic considerations
    Andrea Poretti
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital of Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cerebellum 11:1026-36. 2012
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  40. doi request reprint Targeted next generation sequencing as a diagnostic tool in epileptic disorders
    Johannes R Lemke
    Division of Human Genetics, University Children s Hospital Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 53:1387-98. 2012
    ..Knowing the genetic basis of a patient's epilepsy can be valuable not only for diagnosis but also for guiding treatment and estimating recurrence risks...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Vasculitis as a reason of chronic headache]
    I Ataia
    Medizinische Universitats Kinderklinik, Inselspital, Bern
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 97:322-5. 2008
    ..Immunosuppressive therapy with high-dose corticosteroids and cyclophosphamid together with antithrombotic therapy induced an improvement of neurologic, renal and cardiac function...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Suspected muscular disease: what to do?]
    S Strozzi
    Abteilung für Neuropädiatrie, med Universitätskinderklinik, Inselspital, Bern
    Ther Umsch 60:399-406. 2003
    ..This diagnostic way enhances the importance of history and clinical examination even in today's modern neurology...
  43. ncbi request reprint Perfusion MRI abnormalities in the absence of diffusion changes in a case of moyamoya-like syndrome in neurofibromatosis type 1
    Marwan El-Koussy
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Bern, Inselspital, Freiburgstrasse 4, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Neuroradiology 44:938-41. 2002
    ..The patient suffered a repeat transient ischemic attack 5 days later...
  44. ncbi request reprint Randomised controlled trials of homeopathy in hyperactive children: treatment procedure leads to an unconventional study design. Experience with open-label homeopathic treatment preceding the Swiss ADHD placebo controlled, randomised, double-blind, cross-
    H Frei
    Swiss Association of Homeopathic Physicians, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Homeopathy 96:35-41. 2007
    ..Although the randomised phase revealed a significant beneficial effect of homeopathy, the cross-over caused a strong carryover effect diminishing the apparent difference between placebo and verum treatment...
  45. ncbi request reprint Congenital ataxia of parietal origin? Report of two cases
    M Steinlin
    Division of Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain Dev 20:242-4. 1998
    ..Although not proven, parietal lesions are the most likely etiology of congenital cerebellar ataxia in these two children. Therefore, cerebral, especially parietal pathology must be considered in children with congenital ataxia...
  46. ncbi request reprint Non-progressive congenital ataxias
    M Steinlin
    Division of Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain Dev 20:199-208. 1998
    ..Neuroimaging with special attention to the posterior fossa will aid accurate clinical classification. Early progressive ataxias require careful differentiation from other types...
  47. ncbi request reprint Acute leukoencephalopathy after inhalation of a single dose of heroin
    S Vella
    Division of Child Neurology, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Neuropediatrics 34:100-4. 2003
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