Matthew Pitt

Summary

Affiliation: Great Ormond Street
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Severe infantile neuropathy with diaphragmatic weakness and its relationship to SMARD1
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK
    Brain 126:2682-92. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Paediatric electromyography in the modern world: a personal view
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:120-4. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Nerve conduction studies and needle EMG in very small children
    Matthew C Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London WC1N 3JH, United Kingdom
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 16:285-91. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Neurophysiological strategies for the diagnosis of disorders of the neuromuscular junction in children
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:328-33. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological testing in the newborn and infant
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Early Hum Dev 81:939-46. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of electromyography in the management of obstetric brachial plexus palsies
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3QH, UK
    Suppl Clin Neurophysiol 57:272-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of electromyography in the management of the brachial plexus palsy of the newborn
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3QH, UK
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:1756-61. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Congenital lower brachial plexus palsy due to cervical ribs
    Archana Desurkar
    Department of Paediatric Neurology, Evelina Children s and St Thomas Hospitals, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:188-90. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Experience of using electromyography of the genioglossus in the investigation of paediatric dysphagia
    Kayal Vijayakumar
    Department of Neurosciences, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:1127-32. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Infantile onset myofibrillar myopathy due to recessive CRYAB mutations
    Katharine M L Forrest
    Department of Paediatric Neurology, Neuromuscular Service, Evelina Children s Hospital, London, UK
    Neuromuscul Disord 21:37-40. 2011

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Severe infantile neuropathy with diaphragmatic weakness and its relationship to SMARD1
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK
    Brain 126:2682-92. 2003
    ..It is possible that infants that do not have mutations in the IGHMBP2 gene will be found to have mutations in a similar functioning gene...
  2. doi request reprint Paediatric electromyography in the modern world: a personal view
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:120-4. 2011
    ..It is a valuable diagnostic tool in developed countries and those with limited resources...
  3. doi request reprint Nerve conduction studies and needle EMG in very small children
    Matthew C Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London WC1N 3JH, United Kingdom
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 16:285-91. 2012
    ..It is feasible for any trained neurophysiologists to do and more should be encouraged to offer this service which comprises one quarter of the author's clinical case load...
  4. doi request reprint Neurophysiological strategies for the diagnosis of disorders of the neuromuscular junction in children
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:328-33. 2008
    ..In most instances it can be performed on the conscious child and it has a good specificity and high sensitivity. A protocol for using stimSFEMG is described...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological testing in the newborn and infant
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Early Hum Dev 81:939-46. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of electromyography in the management of obstetric brachial plexus palsies
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3QH, UK
    Suppl Clin Neurophysiol 57:272-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of electromyography in the management of the brachial plexus palsy of the newborn
    Matthew Pitt
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3QH, UK
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:1756-61. 2005
    ..This might have very important implications for the future directions of treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Congenital lower brachial plexus palsy due to cervical ribs
    Archana Desurkar
    Department of Paediatric Neurology, Evelina Children s and St Thomas Hospitals, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:188-90. 2011
    ..These were not identifiable on chest radiography and, therefore, are likely to reflect fibrous bands or cartilaginous ribs...
  9. doi request reprint Experience of using electromyography of the genioglossus in the investigation of paediatric dysphagia
    Kayal Vijayakumar
    Department of Neurosciences, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:1127-32. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to assess, retrospectively, the utility of genioglossus electromyography (gEMG) in evaluating children with suspected neurogenic feeding and swallowing difficulties...
  10. doi request reprint Infantile onset myofibrillar myopathy due to recessive CRYAB mutations
    Katharine M L Forrest
    Department of Paediatric Neurology, Neuromuscular Service, Evelina Children s Hospital, London, UK
    Neuromuscul Disord 21:37-40. 2011
    ..These findings suggest a severe, recessively inherited form of CRYAB-related myofibrillar myopathy. Profound muscle stiffness as the main presenting feature indicates αB-crystallin as a potent modifier of muscle contractility...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lower motor neuron involvement in perisylvian polymicrogyria
    Maria Clark
    Neurosciences Unit, University College London Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:842-6. 2006
    ..Possible pathogenic mechanisms are discussed but this association of upper and lower motor neuron involvement is likely to be a previously unsuspected part of a genetic or other pathogenic sequence...