W C Allan

Summary

Affiliation: Foundation for Blood Research
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Sudden unexpected death in people with epilepsy: a pediatric perspective
    Peter Camfield
    Department of Pediatrics, Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 12:10-4. 2005
  2. ncbi Maternal thyroid deficiency and pregnancy complications: implications for population screening
    W C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, Scarborough, Maine, USA
    J Med Screen 7:127-30. 2000
  3. ncbi Long QT syndrome in children: the value of rate corrected QT interval and DNA analysis as screening tests in the general population
    W C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, PO Box 190, 69 US Route One, Scargborough, ME 04070 0190, USA
    J Med Screen 8:173-7. 2001
  4. ncbi Long QT syndrome in children: the value of the rate corrected QT interval in children who present with fainting
    W C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, PO Box 190, 69 US Route One, Scarborough, ME 04070 0190, USA
    J Med Screen 8:178-82. 2001
  5. ncbi Seizures, syncope, or breath-holding presenting to the pediatric neurologist--when is the etiology a life-threatening arrhythmia?
    Walter C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, Scarborough, ME 04074, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 12:2-9. 2005
  6. ncbi Adaptive mechanisms of developing brain. The neuroradiologic assessment of the preterm infant
    L R Ment
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Clin Perinatol 27:303-23. 2000
  7. ncbi Neonatal intensive care neurology
    Walter C Allan
    Divisions of Pediatric Neurology and Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Barbara Bush Children s Hospital, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 11:119-28. 2004

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Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi Sudden unexpected death in people with epilepsy: a pediatric perspective
    Peter Camfield
    Department of Pediatrics, Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 12:10-4. 2005
    ..Common sense approaches include identifying patients with cardiac arrhythmias as the cause of misdiagnosed epilepsy and vigorous attempts to control resistant seizure disorders...
  2. ncbi Maternal thyroid deficiency and pregnancy complications: implications for population screening
    W C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, Scarborough, Maine, USA
    J Med Screen 7:127-30. 2000
    ..To examine the relation between certain pregnancy complications and thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) measurements in a cohort of pregnant women...
  3. ncbi Long QT syndrome in children: the value of rate corrected QT interval and DNA analysis as screening tests in the general population
    W C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, PO Box 190, 69 US Route One, Scargborough, ME 04070 0190, USA
    J Med Screen 8:173-7. 2001
    ..To evaluate two hypothetical screening strategies for identifying children with long QT syndrome (LQTS), a cause of sudden death in childhood...
  4. ncbi Long QT syndrome in children: the value of the rate corrected QT interval in children who present with fainting
    W C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, PO Box 190, 69 US Route One, Scarborough, ME 04070 0190, USA
    J Med Screen 8:178-82. 2001
    ..A strategy was evaluated for identifying a proportion of children with long QT syndrome (LQTS) using the rate corrected QT interval (QTc) to systematically evaluate children who faint...
  5. ncbi Seizures, syncope, or breath-holding presenting to the pediatric neurologist--when is the etiology a life-threatening arrhythmia?
    Walter C Allan
    Foundation for Blood Research, Scarborough, ME 04074, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 12:2-9. 2005
    ..This approach requires knowledge of the distribution of the corrected QT interval in long QT syndrome...
  6. ncbi Adaptive mechanisms of developing brain. The neuroradiologic assessment of the preterm infant
    L R Ment
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Clin Perinatol 27:303-23. 2000
    ..Finally, the interesting observation that preterm infants fare as well as they do despite MR imaging-identified lesions might stimulate research studying the adaptive mechanisms of developing brain...
  7. ncbi Neonatal intensive care neurology
    Walter C Allan
    Divisions of Pediatric Neurology and Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Barbara Bush Children s Hospital, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 11:119-28. 2004
    ..Using evidence-based information, the pediatric neurologist can accurately assess prognosis in the neonatal period, and this can provide the basis for a rational assessment of newer therapies in neonatal intensive care...

Research Grants2

  1. BiomedWorks: How doctors use evidence-based medicine; Phase I and II submission
    Walter Allan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This material will be disseminated throughout Maine (500 high school teachers, 17,000 students) and the nation via local and regional workshops and national teacher meetings. ..