R J Forsyth

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 'Must try harder?': a family empowerment intervention for acquired brain injury
    R J Forsyth
    Department of Child Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Pediatr Rehabil 8:140-3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatrics: genetic insights and long-term follow-up
    Rob Forsyth
    School of Clinical Medical Sciences, Sir James Spence Institute of Child Health, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Lancet Neurol 4:8. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Back to the future: rehabilitation of children after brain injury
    Rob J Forsyth
    Newcastle University, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 95:554-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Review: efficient rehabilitation trial designs using disease progress modeling: a pediatric traumatic brain injury example
    Rob Forsyth
    Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, Sir James Spence Institute, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 24:225-34. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Modelling early recovery patterns after paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Rob J Forsyth
    Sir James Spence Institute, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 95:266-70. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Efficient translational rehabilitation randomised controlled trial designs using disease progress modelling and trial simulation
    Rob Forsyth
    Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, UK
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:891-903. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Prediction of raised intracranial pressure complicating severe traumatic brain injury in children: implications for trial design
    Rob J Forsyth
    School of Clinical Medical Sciences Child Health, Sir James Spence Institute of Child Health, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:8-14. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A novel GLRA1 mutation in a recessive hyperekplexia pedigree
    Rob J Forsyth
    Sir James Spence Institute, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, and Paediatric Neurology Department, St George s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 22:1643-5. 2007
  9. pmc The CHALICE rule: ready for prime time?
    R Forsyth
    The Royal Victoria Infirmary, Queen Victoria Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 91:877-8. 2006
  10. pmc Neurological and cognitive decline in adolescence
    Rob J Forsyth
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:i9-16. 2003

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint 'Must try harder?': a family empowerment intervention for acquired brain injury
    R J Forsyth
    Department of Child Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Pediatr Rehabil 8:140-3. 2005
    ..Early response to the intervention has been extremely positive, although formal evaluation has been unexpectedly challenging...
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatrics: genetic insights and long-term follow-up
    Rob Forsyth
    School of Clinical Medical Sciences, Sir James Spence Institute of Child Health, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Lancet Neurol 4:8. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Back to the future: rehabilitation of children after brain injury
    Rob J Forsyth
    Newcastle University, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 95:554-9. 2010
    ..Unrealistic expectations of recovery may cause subsequent events to be perceived as academic or employment 'failure'. The challenges of supporting children and families after ABI are reviewed...
  4. doi request reprint Review: efficient rehabilitation trial designs using disease progress modeling: a pediatric traumatic brain injury example
    Rob Forsyth
    Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, Sir James Spence Institute, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 24:225-34. 2010
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  5. doi request reprint Modelling early recovery patterns after paediatric traumatic brain injury
    Rob J Forsyth
    Sir James Spence Institute, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 95:266-70. 2010
    ..To describe the range of early recovery patterns seen in children admitted for inpatient rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury and to build simple predictive models of expected recovery...
  6. doi request reprint Efficient translational rehabilitation randomised controlled trial designs using disease progress modelling and trial simulation
    Rob Forsyth
    Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, UK
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:891-903. 2009
    ..This paper discusses, in a non-technical manner, a class of statistical models that is particularly suited to the task of detecting potential treatment effects against a background of spontaneous change...
  7. doi request reprint Prediction of raised intracranial pressure complicating severe traumatic brain injury in children: implications for trial design
    Rob J Forsyth
    School of Clinical Medical Sciences Child Health, Sir James Spence Institute of Child Health, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:8-14. 2008
    ..This would permit quantification of ICP elevation and enrollment as appropriate to randomized controlled trials of raised ICP interventions...
  8. ncbi request reprint A novel GLRA1 mutation in a recessive hyperekplexia pedigree
    Rob J Forsyth
    Sir James Spence Institute, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, and Paediatric Neurology Department, St George s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 22:1643-5. 2007
    ..We report the identification of a novel Y228C mutation within the M1 trans-membrane domain of the GLRA1 subunit of the glycine receptor responsible for a severe recessive hyperekplexia phenotype in a Kurdish pedigree...
  9. pmc The CHALICE rule: ready for prime time?
    R Forsyth
    The Royal Victoria Infirmary, Queen Victoria Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 91:877-8. 2006
  10. pmc Neurological and cognitive decline in adolescence
    Rob J Forsyth
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:i9-16. 2003
  11. pmc Cognitive and adaptive outcomes and age at insult effects after non-traumatic coma
    R J Forsyth
    Paediatric Neuroscience Group, Department of Child Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 84:200-4. 2001
    ..Differing age at insult effects were observed between aetiological groups. A relation between early age at first insult and poor outcome was particularly evident among children experiencing NTC caused by epilepsy...
  12. pmc Incidence, aetiology, and outcome of non-traumatic coma: a population based study
    C P Wong
    Paediatric Neuroscience Group, Department of Child Health, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 4LP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 84:193-9. 2001
    ..Mortality was highly dependent on aetiology, with aetiology specific mortality rates varying from 3% to 84%. With follow up to approximately 12 months, overall series mortality was 46%...
  13. ncbi request reprint Visual impairment in children with acute nontraumatic coma
    N G Ziakas
    Department of Ophthalmology, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon-Tyne, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 38:6-10; quiz 34-5. 2001
    ..6% of children surviving acute nontraumatic coma had visual impairment that persisted at the 12-month follow-up examination. Incidence of visual impairment in acute nontraumatic coma is 0.97 per 100,000 children per year...
  14. ncbi request reprint Participation of disabled children: how should it be characterised and measured?
    H McConachie
    University of Newcastle, School of Clinical Medical Sciences, Sir James Spence Institute of Child Health, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, NE1 4LP, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 28:1157-64. 2006
    ..The aim of the paper is to explore the issues involved in measuring children's participation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Participation of young severely disabled children is influenced by their intrinsic impairments and environment
    Rob Forsyth
    School of Clinical Medical Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:345-9. 2007
    ..0001) with comparable effect sizes. We conclude that the participation of young severely disabled children is affected to similar extents by intrinsic impairment and environmental factors such as services, support, and attitudes...