Brian G Skotko

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: synthesis of the evidence on how best to deliver the news
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e751-8. 2009
  2. pmc Having a son or daughter with Down syndrome: perspectives from mothers and fathers
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2335-47. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint What the other children are thinking: brothers and sisters of persons with Down syndrome
    Brian G Skotko
    Children s Hospital Boston, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 142:180-6. 2006
  4. pmc Self-perceptions from people with Down syndrome
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2360-9. 2011
  5. pmc Having a brother or sister with Down syndrome: perspectives from siblings
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2348-59. 2011
  6. pmc H.M.'s personal crossword puzzles: understanding memory and language
    Brian G Skotko
    Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Memory 16:89-96. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: how best to deliver the news
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:2361-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Puzzling thoughts for H. M.: can new semantic information be anchored to old semantic memories?
    Brian G Skotko
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:756-69. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatally diagnosed Down syndrome: mothers who continued their pregnancies evaluate their health care providers
    Brian G Skotko
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:670-7. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Contributions of a specialty clinic for children and adolescents with Down syndrome
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 161:430-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: synthesis of the evidence on how best to deliver the news
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e751-8. 2009
    ..DS remains the most common chromosomal condition, occurring in 1 of every 733 births, with the majority of children still diagnosed postnatally...
  2. pmc Having a son or daughter with Down syndrome: perspectives from mothers and fathers
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2335-47. 2011
    ..The overwhelming majority of parents surveyed report that they are happy with their decision to have their child with DS and indicate that their sons and daughters are great sources of love and pride...
  3. ncbi request reprint What the other children are thinking: brothers and sisters of persons with Down syndrome
    Brian G Skotko
    Children s Hospital Boston, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 142:180-6. 2006
    ..Recommendations for physicians on how parents can nurture healthy relationships among their children are offered...
  4. pmc Self-perceptions from people with Down syndrome
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2360-9. 2011
    ..Overall, the overwhelming majority of people with DS surveyed indicate they live happy and fulfilling lives...
  5. pmc Having a brother or sister with Down syndrome: perspectives from siblings
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:2348-59. 2011
    ..The vast majority of brothers and sisters describe their relationship with their sibling with DS as positive and enhancing...
  6. pmc H.M.'s personal crossword puzzles: understanding memory and language
    Brian G Skotko
    Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Memory 16:89-96. 2008
    ..M.'s lexical word-retrieval skills remain fluid despite his profound anterograde amnesia. Once acquired, the maintenance of written language comprehension and production does not seem to require intact medial temporal lobe structures...
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: how best to deliver the news
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:2361-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that physicians can deliver prenatal diagnoses of DS in a sensitive manner that can be appreciated by expectant parents...
  8. ncbi request reprint Puzzling thoughts for H. M.: can new semantic information be anchored to old semantic memories?
    Brian G Skotko
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:756-69. 2004
    ..From the results, the authors concluded that H. M. can acquire new semantic knowledge, at least temporarily, when he can anchor it to mental representations established preoperatively...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatally diagnosed Down syndrome: mothers who continued their pregnancies evaluate their health care providers
    Brian G Skotko
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:670-7. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to ask mothers who had children with Down syndrome after receiving a prenatal diagnosis: How was the process and what, if anything, could be improved?..
  10. doi request reprint Contributions of a specialty clinic for children and adolescents with Down syndrome
    Brian G Skotko
    Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 161:430-7. 2013
    ..A Down syndrome specialty clinic can identify and address many healthcare needs of children and adolescents with Down syndrome beyond that which is provided in primary care settings...
  11. ncbi request reprint First- and second-trimester evaluation of risk for Down syndrome
    Brian G Skotko
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1426; author reply 1426-7. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint A surprising postnatal diagnosis
    Brian G Skotko
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1297; author reply 1297. 2006