Catherine Limperopoulos

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cerebral hemodynamic changes during intensive care of preterm infants
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e1006-13. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Spectrum of neurodevelopmental disabilities in children with cerebellar malformations
    Marie Eve Bolduc
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:409-16. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Late gestation cerebellar growth is rapid and impeded by premature birth
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Fegan 11, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 115:688-95. 2005
  4. pmc Positive screening for autism in ex-preterm infants: prevalence and risk factors
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 121:758-65. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Cerebellar injury in the premature infant is associated with impaired growth of specific cerebral regions
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Res 68:145-50. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcome in survivors of periventricular hemorrhagic infarction
    Haim Bassan
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 120:785-92. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Regional cerebellar volumes predict functional outcome in children with cerebellar malformations
    Marie Eve Bolduc
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Cerebellum 11:531-42. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Does cerebellar injury in premature infants contribute to the high prevalence of long-term cognitive, learning, and behavioral disability in survivors?
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 120:584-93. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Periventricular hemorrhagic infarction: risk factors and neonatal outcome
    Haim Bassan
    Department of Neurology, Neonatal Neurology Research Group, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 35:85-92. 2006
  10. doi request reprint A new look at outcomes of infants with congenital heart disease
    Annette Majnemer
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Neurol 40:197-204. 2009

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Publications49

  1. pmc Cerebral hemodynamic changes during intensive care of preterm infants
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e1006-13. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Spectrum of neurodevelopmental disabilities in children with cerebellar malformations
    Marie Eve Bolduc
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:409-16. 2011
    ..As a result, this has necessitated a greater understanding of the neurodevelopmental consequences of CBMs on child development. The aim of this study was to delineate the impact of CBMs on long-term neurodevelopmental outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Late gestation cerebellar growth is rapid and impeded by premature birth
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Fegan 11, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 115:688-95. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the impact of prematurity itself, as well as prematurity-related brain injuries, on early postnatal cerebellar growth with quantitative MRI...
  4. pmc Positive screening for autism in ex-preterm infants: prevalence and risk factors
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 121:758-65. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to perform screening tests for early autistic features in children with a history of very low birth weight and to identify risk factors associated with a positive screening result...
  5. doi request reprint Cerebellar injury in the premature infant is associated with impaired growth of specific cerebral regions
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Res 68:145-50. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that regional cerebral growth impairment results from interruption of cerebellocerebral connectivity and loss of neuronal activation critical for development...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcome in survivors of periventricular hemorrhagic infarction
    Haim Bassan
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 120:785-92. 2007
    ..Our objective was to determine the neurodevelopmental and adaptive outcomes of periventricular hemorrhagic infarction survivors and identify early cranial ultrasound predictors of adverse outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Regional cerebellar volumes predict functional outcome in children with cerebellar malformations
    Marie Eve Bolduc
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Cerebellum 11:531-42. 2012
    ..These results begin to define the structural topography of functional outcome in children with cerebellar malformations and should lead to greater accuracy of prognostication as well as timely early developmental interventions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does cerebellar injury in premature infants contribute to the high prevalence of long-term cognitive, learning, and behavioral disability in survivors?
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery and School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 120:584-93. 2007
    ..We sought to delineate the potential role of cerebellar hemorrhagic injury in the long-term disabilities of survivors of prematurity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Periventricular hemorrhagic infarction: risk factors and neonatal outcome
    Haim Bassan
    Department of Neurology, Neonatal Neurology Research Group, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 35:85-92. 2006
    ..A growing population of survivors is apparent among infants with birth weight<750 gm. Multiple hemodynamic factors associated with periventricular hemorrhagic infarction cluster in the intrapartum and early neonatal periods...
  10. doi request reprint A new look at outcomes of infants with congenital heart disease
    Annette Majnemer
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Neurol 40:197-204. 2009
    ..Lessons learnt from this prospective study are highlighted as well as future directions for research and clinical practice...
  11. doi request reprint Long-term developmental outcome of children with a fetal diagnosis of isolated inferior vermian hypoplasia
    Tomo Tarui
    Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 99:F54-8. 2014
    ..In the present study, we characterised the long-term neurodevelopmental outcome of prenatally diagnosed iiVH at school age...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impaired trophic interactions between the cerebellum and the cerebrum among preterm infants
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 116:844-50. 2005
    ..Advanced neuroimaging techniques have brought increasing recognition of cerebellar injury among premature infants. The developmental relationship between early brain injury and effects on the cerebrum and cerebellum remains unclear...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term neuromotor outcome at school entry of infants with congenital heart defects requiring open-heart surgery
    Annette Majnemer
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 148:72-7. 2006
    ..This prospective study was conducted to investigate whether or not neuromotor impairments evident acutely persist long-term...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic features and severity scoring of periventricular hemorrhagic infarction in relation to risk factors and outcome
    Haim Bassan
    Fetal Neonatal Neurology Research Group, Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 117:2111-8. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Current definitions of hypotension do not predict abnormal cranial ultrasound findings in preterm infants
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 120:966-77. 2007
    ..Our goal was to examine the relationship between current definitions of hypotension and early abnormal cranial ultrasound findings...
  16. pmc Elevated cerebral pressure passivity is associated with prematurity-related intracranial hemorrhage
    Heather O'Leary
    Fetal Neonatal Neurology Research Group, Department of Neurology, and Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 124:302-9. 2009
    ..We studied the association between the magnitude of cerebral pressure passivity and GM/IVH...
  17. doi request reprint Patterns of use of educational and rehabilitation services at school age for children with congenitally malformed hearts
    Annette Majnemer
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University MUHC Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Cardiol Young 18:288-96. 2008
    ..Our objective was to describe the pattern of use of educational supports and rehabilitation services in these children at early school age...
  18. ncbi request reprint Developmental and functional outcomes at school entry in children with congenital heart defects
    Annette Majnemer
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr 153:55-60. 2008
    ..To describe developmental and functional outcomes of children with congenital heart defects (CHDs) at school entry after open heart surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fluctuating pressure-passivity is common in the cerebral circulation of sick premature infants
    Janet S Soul
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Res 61:467-73. 2007
    ..Future studies using consistent serial brain imaging are needed to define the relationship between PPI and cerebrovascular injury in the sick premature infant...
  20. doi request reprint Cerebellar injury in term infants: clinical characteristics, magnetic resonance imaging findings, and outcome
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Neurol 41:1-8. 2009
    ..Cerebellar injury in the term infant is associated with a broad spectrum of neurodevelopmental disabilities, particularly in infants with large cerebellar lesions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Health and well-being of children with congenital cardiac malformations, and their families, following open-heart surgery
    Annette Majnemer
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Cardiol Young 16:157-64. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that strategies need to be considered to enhance family well-being in the planning and delivery of health services to this population at high risk...
  22. ncbi request reprint Brain volume and neurobehavior in newborns with complex congenital heart defects
    Mallory Owen
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Advanced Pediatric Brain Imaging Research Laboratory, Diagnostic Imaging and Radiology Fetal and Transitional Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC
    J Pediatr 164:1121-1127.e1. 2014
    ..To investigate the relationship between tissue-specific alterations in brain volume and neurobehavioral status in newborns with complex congenital heart defects preoperatively...
  23. doi request reprint Gender differences in the developmental outcomes of children with congenital cardiac defects
    Annette Majnemer
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University Health Centre, Quebec, Canada
    Cardiol Young 22:514-9. 2012
    ..This study compares the developmental and functional outcomes at school entry between boys and girls born with a congenital cardiac defect who required early surgical correction...
  24. pmc Cerebellar malformations alter regional cerebral development
    Marie Eve Bolduc
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:1128-34. 2011
    ....
  25. pmc Brain volume and metabolism in fetuses with congenital heart disease: evaluation with quantitative magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Circulation 121:26-33. 2010
    ..A significant proportion of newborns with complex CHD have abnormalities of brain size, structure, or function, which suggests that antenatal factors may contribute to childhood neurodevelopmental morbidity...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar hemorrhage in the preterm infant: ultrasonographic findings and risk factors
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 116:717-24. 2005
    ..Information is limited, however, on the incidence, topography, and risk factors for CBH in the preterm infant...
  28. pmc A multidimensional approach to pain assessment in critically ill infants during a painful procedure
    Manon Ranger
    School of Nursing, McGill University, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Clin J Pain 29:613-20. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe regional cerebral and systemic hemodynamic changes, as well as behavioral reactions in critically ill infants with congenital heart defects during chest-drain removal after cardiac surgery...
  29. 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...
  30. ncbi request reprint Identification of pressure passive cerebral perfusion and its mediators after infant cardiac surgery
    Haim Bassan
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Res 57:35-41. 2005
    ..001) of autoregulatory failure. This approach provides a means to identify and quantify disturbances of CPA. High CO(2) levels and fluctuating MAP are two important preventable factors associated with disturbed CPA...
  31. doi request reprint Abnormal brain structure and function in newborns with complex congenital heart defects before open heart surgery: a review of the evidence
    Mallory Owen
    McGill University, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Child Neurol 26:743-55. 2011
    ..These findings suggest a fetal or early postnatal onset of impaired brain growth and development. Consequently, reliable methods for early screening and subsequent developmental intervention must be implemented...
  32. pmc Antenatal antecedents of a small head circumference at age 24-months post-term equivalent in a sample of infants born before the 28th post-menstrual week
    Alan Leviton
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Early Hum Dev 86:515-21. 2010
    ..Little is known about the antecedents of microcephaly in early childhood among children born at extremely low gestational age...
  33. ncbi request reprint Routine sucrose analgesia during the first week of life in neonates younger than 31 weeks' postconceptional age
    C Celeste Johnston
    McGill University, School of Nursing, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Pediatrics 110:523-8. 2002
    ..To determine the efficacy of sucrose analgesia for procedural pain during the first week of life in preterm neonates in neonatal intensive care units on enhancing later clinical outcomes...
  34. pmc How accurately does current fetal imaging identify posterior fossa anomalies?
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Fetal Neonatal Neurology Research Program, Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1637-43. 2008
    ..The second objective was to assess the accuracy with which fetal MRI predicts postnatal MRI findings in this population...
  35. pmc Diagnosis of inferior vermian hypoplasia by fetal magnetic resonance imaging: potential pitfalls and neurodevelopmental outcome
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Fetal Neonatal Neurology Research Group, Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1070-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the accuracy of fetal magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of isolated inferior vermian hypoplasia and to describe the neurodevelopmental outcome...
  36. ncbi request reprint Disorders of cerebellar growth and development
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Neurology and Neurosurgery and School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:621-7. 2006
    ..The impact of prematurity on cerebellar growth and development is then examined. The important insights provided by recent neuroimaging and genetic advances are reviewed...
  37. ncbi request reprint Equivalence reliability of the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scale between in-person and telephone administration
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Children s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 26:115-27. 2006
    ..98) as well as the Adaptive Behavior Composite score (ICC = 0.99). The ability to collect reliable information on a child's developmental progress using a telephone interview format is critical, given current service delivery constraints...
  38. pmc Cerebral near-infrared spectroscopy as a measure of nociceptive evoked activity in critically ill infants
    Manon Ranger
    School of Nursing, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pain Res Manag 16:331-6. 2011
    ..Nonetheless, until more advanced NIRS techniques emerge, the current devices have strengths that should be exploited...
  39. ncbi request reprint Predictors of developmental disabilities after open heart surgery in young children with congenital heart defects
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University Montreal Children s Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr 141:51-8. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of persistent developmental impairments in children with congenital heart defects and to identify factors that enhance risk for an adverse outcome...
  40. doi request reprint Neurodevelopmental outcomes in children with cerebellar malformations: a systematic review
    Marie Eve Bolduc
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:256-67. 2009
    ..In summary, rigorous outcome studies describing the spectrum of disabilities in survivors are urgently needed to accurately delineate the long-term neurodevelopmental consequences of cerebellar malformations...
  41. doi request reprint Nonoral feeding practices for infants in the neonatal intensive care unit
    Rena Birnbaum
    Montreal Children s Hospital, 2300 Tupper St, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Adv Neonatal Care 9:180-4. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to delineate current practice for the selection of nonoral feeding routes in level III neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) across Canada...
  42. doi request reprint Disorders of the fetal circulation and the fetal brain
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, 2300 Tupper Street, Montreal, QC H3H 1P3, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 36:561-77. 2009
    ..The progress to date with the application of these techniques is reviewed in this article...
  43. doi request reprint Normative fetal brain growth by quantitative in vivo magnetic resonance imaging
    Cedric Clouchoux
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Radiology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:173.e1-8. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to characterize total and regional volumetric brain growth in healthy fetuses during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy, using an automated method...
  44. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in survivors of extreme prematurity
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, 2300 Tupper Street, Montreal, Quebec, H3H 1P3, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 36:791-805, vi. 2009
    ..Available evidence linking prematurity and autism spectrum disorders is reviewed in this article...
  45. ncbi request reprint Importance of outcome determination in pediatric rehabilitation
    Annette Majnemer
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:773-7. 2002
  46. doi request reprint Advanced neuroimaging techniques: their role in the development of future fetal and neonatal neuroprotection
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Montreal Children s Hospital, Pediatric Neurology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Perinatol 34:93-101. 2010
    ..This article will provide an overview of normal and abnormal brain development, and explore the role of advanced neuroimaging techniques in neuroprotective therapies in the neonatal intensive care unit...
  47. ncbi request reprint Advancing fetal brain MRI: targets for the future
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Perinatol 33:289-98. 2009
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint The role of rehabilitation specialists in Canadian NICUs: a national survey
    Catherine Limperopoulos
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 22:57-72. 2002
    ..Rehabilitation services, when provided, are comprehensive and include evaluation, treatment, teaching, decision-making, and family support...
  49. ncbi request reprint How much sucrose is too much sucrose?
    C Celeste Johnston
    Pediatrics 119:226. 2007