Karl C K Kuban

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Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Developmental correlates of head circumference at birth and two years in a cohort of extremely low gestational age newborns
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 155:344-9.e1-3. 2009
  2. pmc Positive screening on the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) in extremely low gestational age newborns
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Pediatr 154:535-540.e1. 2009
  3. pmc Cranial ultrasound lesions in the NICU predict cerebral palsy at age 2 years in children born at extremely low gestational age
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:63-72. 2009
  4. pmc An algorithm for identifying and classifying cerebral palsy in young children
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 153:466-72. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Video and CD-ROM as a training tool for performing neurologic examinations of 1-year-old children in a multicenter epidemiologic study
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, MA 02118, USA
    J Child Neurol 20:829-31. 2005
  6. doi request reprint The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers in extremely low gestational age newborns: individual items associated with motor, cognitive, vision and hearing limitations
    RHIANNON J LUYSTER
    Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Division of Developmental Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:366-76. 2011
  7. pmc Inflammation-initiating illnesses, inflammation-related proteins, and cognitive impairment in extremely preterm infants
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 29:104-12. 2013
  8. pmc SNAP-II and SNAPPE-II and the risk of structural and functional brain disorders in extremely low gestational age newborns: the ELGAN study
    Olaf Dammann
    Division of Newborn Medicine, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02111, USA
    Neonatology 97:71-82. 2010
  9. pmc Neonatal cranial ultrasound lesions and developmental delays at 2 years of age among extremely low gestational age children
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e662-9. 2008
  10. pmc Elevated concentrations of inflammation-related proteins in postnatal blood predict severe developmental delay at 2 years of age in extremely preterm infants
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Pediatr 160:395-401.e4. 2012

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Developmental correlates of head circumference at birth and two years in a cohort of extremely low gestational age newborns
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 155:344-9.e1-3. 2009
    ..To evaluate the developmental correlates of microcephaly evident at birth and at 2 years in a cohort born at extremely low gestational age...
  2. pmc Positive screening on the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) in extremely low gestational age newborns
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Pediatr 154:535-540.e1. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that children born preterm are more likely to screen positive on the M-CHAT for an autism spectrum disorder...
  3. pmc Cranial ultrasound lesions in the NICU predict cerebral palsy at age 2 years in children born at extremely low gestational age
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:63-72. 2009
    ..Nearly half the cerebral palsy identified at 2 years is not preceded by a neonatal brain ultrasound abnormality...
  4. pmc An algorithm for identifying and classifying cerebral palsy in young children
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 153:466-72. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Video and CD-ROM as a training tool for performing neurologic examinations of 1-year-old children in a multicenter epidemiologic study
    Karl C K Kuban
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, MA 02118, USA
    J Child Neurol 20:829-31. 2005
    ..It provides an effective means to evaluate interobserver variability, offers a route for feedback, and creates an opportunity to reevaluate variability, both immediately and at periodic intervals...
  6. doi request reprint The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers in extremely low gestational age newborns: individual items associated with motor, cognitive, vision and hearing limitations
    RHIANNON J LUYSTER
    Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Division of Developmental Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:366-76. 2011
    ..The strong association between impaired sensory or motor function and M-CHAT results among extremely low gestational age children suggests that such impairments might give rise to false positive M-CHAT screening...
  7. pmc Inflammation-initiating illnesses, inflammation-related proteins, and cognitive impairment in extremely preterm infants
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 29:104-12. 2013
    ..We conclude that elevated blood concentrations of inflammation-related proteins provide information about the risk of impaired cognitive function at age 2 years that supplements information provided by inflammation-associated illnesses...
  8. pmc SNAP-II and SNAPPE-II and the risk of structural and functional brain disorders in extremely low gestational age newborns: the ELGAN study
    Olaf Dammann
    Division of Newborn Medicine, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02111, USA
    Neonatology 97:71-82. 2010
    ..Illness severity measures predict death and illnesses in the newborn. It is unknown how well they predict brain lesions evident on ultrasound scans or neurodevelopmental dysfunctions in preterm infants...
  9. pmc Neonatal cranial ultrasound lesions and developmental delays at 2 years of age among extremely low gestational age children
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e662-9. 2008
    ..Studies of the relationship between ultrasound images from preterm newborns and developmental delay most often are based on small samples defined by birth weight and exclude infants not testable with standardized assessments...
  10. pmc Elevated concentrations of inflammation-related proteins in postnatal blood predict severe developmental delay at 2 years of age in extremely preterm infants
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Pediatr 160:395-401.e4. 2012
    ..To evaluate the hypothesis that elevated levels of inflammation-related proteins in early postnatal blood predict impaired mental and motor development in extremely preterm infants...
  11. doi request reprint Does bronchopulmonary dysplasia contribute to the occurrence of cerebral palsy among infants born before 28 weeks of gestation?
    Linda J Van Marter
    Newborn Medicine, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F20-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the relationships among cerebral palsy (CP) phenotypes and bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) severity and, in the process, to generate hypotheses regarding causal pathways linking BPD to CP...
  12. doi request reprint The clustering of disorders in infants born before the 28th week of gestation
    Alan Leviton
    Neurology Department, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acta Paediatr 99:1795-800. 2010
    ..To see whether disorders prevalent in infants born extremely preterm cluster...
  13. pmc Early blood gas abnormalities and the preterm brain
    Alan Leviton
    Neuroepidemiology Unit, Neurology Department, Children s Hospital Boston, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 5724, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:907-16. 2010
    ..Findings suggest that individual blood gas derangements do not increase brain damage risk. Rather, the multiple derangements associated with indicators of brain damage might be indicators of immaturity/vulnerability and illness severity...
  14. doi request reprint Blood protein concentrations in the first two postnatal weeks associated with early postnatal blood gas derangements among infants born before the 28th week of gestation. The ELGAN Study
    Alan Leviton
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cytokine 56:392-8. 2011
    ..To explore the relationships between blood gas derangements and blood concentrations of inflammation-related proteins shortly after preterm birth...
  15. doi request reprint Early cranial ultrasound lesions predict microcephaly at age 2 years in preterm infants
    Kalpathy S Krishnamoorthy
    Department of Neurology Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Child Neurol 26:188-94. 2011
    ..Focal white-matter lesion (echolucent lesion) and diffuse white-matter damage (ventriculomegaly) predict an increased risk of microcephaly...
  16. pmc Birth weight- and fetal weight-growth restriction: impact on neurodevelopment
    Iris G Streimish
    Newborn Medicine, Newton Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA, USA
    Early Hum Dev 88:765-71. 2012
    ..The newborn classified as growth-restricted on fetal weight curves, but not on birth weight curves, is classified prenatally as small for gestational age (SGA), but postnatally as appropriate for gestational age (AGA)...
  17. pmc Microbiologic and histologic characteristics of the extremely preterm infant's placenta predict white matter damage and later cerebral palsy. the ELGAN study
    Alan Leviton
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatr Res 67:95-101. 2010
    ..Organism recovery does not seem to be needed for placenta inflammation to predict diparetic CP...
  18. pmc Neurodevelopment of extremely preterm infants who had necrotizing enterocolitis with or without late bacteremia
    Camilia R Martin
    Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:751-6.e1. 2010
    ..To evaluate neurodevelopment after necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) and late bacteremia, alone and together...
  19. doi request reprint Behaviour at eight years in children with surgically corrected transposition: The Boston Circulatory Arrest Trial
    David C Bellinger
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cardiol Young 19:86-97. 2009
    ..Children with congenitally malformed hearts who underwent reparative surgery in infancy using a strategy of severe haemodilution and alpha stat are at increased risk of behavioural problems in middle childhood...
  20. ncbi request reprint Systemic hypotension and white-matter damage in preterm infants
    Olaf Dammann
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:82-90. 2002
    ..In sum, these results do not support the hypothesis that systemic hypotension contributes to echolucency among preterm infants...
  21. ncbi request reprint Risk of cranial ultrasound abnormalities in very-low-birth-weight infants conceived with assisted reproductive techniques
    Jane E Stewart
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Perinatol 22:37-45. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with microcephaly at school age in a very-low-birthweight population
    Claudia A Chiriboga
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 45:796-801. 2003
    ..In multivariate analyses predicting IQ at age 7 years, microcephaly was found to modify the association between neonatal lung disease and IQ...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perinatal infection, fetal inflammatory response, white matter damage, and cognitive limitations in children born preterm
    Olaf Dammann
    Neuroepidemiology Unit, Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 8:46-50. 2002
    ..We conclude that the relationship between antenatal infection and cognitive limitations deserves much further attention by researchers interested in the prevention of this undesirable outcome of prematurity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association of Duchenne muscular dystrophy with autism spectrum disorder
    Joyce Y Wu
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine, Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Child Neurol 20:790-5. 2005
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Length of stay after infant heart surgery is related to cognitive outcome at age 8 years
    Jane W Newburger
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr 143:67-73. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that postoperative length of stay (LOS) after infant heart surgery might be an easily measured surrogate marker for various events that culminate in later adverse cognitive outcome...