Karin B Nelson

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The Vermont Oxford Neonatal Encephalopathy Registry: rationale, methods, and initial results
    Robert H Pfister
    University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:84. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Antecedents of neonatal encephalopathy in the vermont oxford network encephalopathy registry
    Karin B Nelson
    5524 Charles St, Bethesda, MD 20892
    Pediatrics 130:878-86. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The placenta and neurologic and psychiatric outcomes in the child: study design matters
    K B Nelson
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Placenta 32:623-5. 2011
  4. pmc Headache and biomarkers predictive of vascular disease in a representative sample of US children
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bldg 31, Room 8A03, Bethesda, MD 20892 2450, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:358-62. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Physical comorbidity of migraine and other headaches in US adolescents
    Tarannum M Lateef
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Pediatr 161:308-13.e1. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Can we prevent cerebral palsy?
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1765-9. 2003
  7. pmc Parent-child agreement in the reporting of headaches in a national sample of adolescents
    Erin F Nakamura
    Section on Developmental Genetic Epidemiology, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Child Neurol 27:61-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Causative factors in cerebral palsy
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2540, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:749-62. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Is cerebral palsy preventable?
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2540, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 21:129-35. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Ischemic perinatal stroke: summary of a workshop sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    Tonse N K Raju
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Pediatrics 120:609-16. 2007

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc The Vermont Oxford Neonatal Encephalopathy Registry: rationale, methods, and initial results
    Robert H Pfister
    University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:84. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Antecedents of neonatal encephalopathy in the vermont oxford network encephalopathy registry
    Karin B Nelson
    5524 Charles St, Bethesda, MD 20892
    Pediatrics 130:878-86. 2012
    ..Neonatal encephalopathy (NE) is a major predictor of death and long-term neurologic disability, but there are few studies of antecedents of NE...
  3. doi request reprint The placenta and neurologic and psychiatric outcomes in the child: study design matters
    K B Nelson
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Placenta 32:623-5. 2011
    ..A new generation of studies, difficult but potentially enormously rewarding, will be needed for clinical investigations of the placenta and fetal brain development...
  4. pmc Headache and biomarkers predictive of vascular disease in a representative sample of US children
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bldg 31, Room 8A03, Bethesda, MD 20892 2450, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:358-62. 2010
    ..To examine the association of childhood headache disorders with markers of risk for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease...
  5. doi request reprint Physical comorbidity of migraine and other headaches in US adolescents
    Tarannum M Lateef
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Pediatr 161:308-13.e1. 2012
    ..To examine the pattern and extent to which other physical conditions are comorbid with migraine and other headaches in youth in a representative sample of the US population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Can we prevent cerebral palsy?
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1765-9. 2003
  7. pmc Parent-child agreement in the reporting of headaches in a national sample of adolescents
    Erin F Nakamura
    Section on Developmental Genetic Epidemiology, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Child Neurol 27:61-7. 2012
    ..In addition, collecting information from both parents and adolescents could be critical to effective treatment and prevention of the severe consequences of migraine...
  8. doi request reprint Causative factors in cerebral palsy
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2540, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:749-62. 2008
    ..The contribution of genetic vulnerabilities that interact with environmental stressors is an emerging aspect of our understanding of causative factors in CP...
  9. doi request reprint Is cerebral palsy preventable?
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2540, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 21:129-35. 2008
    ..To use evidence of good medical quality to update information on strategies for prevention of cerebral palsy, and on the success of these preventive efforts to date...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ischemic perinatal stroke: summary of a workshop sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    Tonse N K Raju
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Pediatrics 120:609-16. 2007
    ..This article provides a summary of the workshop...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is it HIE? And why that matters
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Acta Paediatr 96:1113-4. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Report of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke workshop on perinatal and childhood stroke
    John Kylan Lynch
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 109:116-23. 2002
    ..The impact of maternal and perinatal factors on risk and outcome of neonatal stroke needs to be studied. This information is essential to identifying significant areas for future treatment and prevention...
  13. ncbi request reprint Perinatal ischemic stroke
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1447, USA
    Stroke 38:742-5. 2007
    ..Maternal and infant thrombophilias, genetic and acquired, play a role. Rarely is >1 child in a sibship affected, and environmental factors-substantially less studied, to date--are likely to be key determinants of risk...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thrombophilias, perinatal stroke, and cerebral palsy
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1447, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 49:875-84. 2006
    ..This review discusses the clinical entity, perinatal stroke, and its relationship to thrombophilias, inherited and acquired, and to maternal and pregnancy factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Thimerosal and autism?
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD 20892 1447, USA
    Pediatrics 111:674-9. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of cerebral palsy in term infants
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1447, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 8:146-50. 2002
    ..There have not yet been studies examining whether medical interventions directed at infection or coagulation disorder can reduce the frequency of CP...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neonatal cytokines and cerebral palsy in very preterm infants
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institutes of Neurological Disorder and Stroke, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Pediatr Res 53:600-7. 2003
    ..Inflammatory cytokines in neonatal blood of very premature infants did not distinguish those with later diagnoses of CP from control children...
  18. ncbi request reprint The risk of mortality or cerebral palsy in twins: a collaborative population-based study
    Ann I Scher
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Pediatr Res 52:671-81. 2002
    ..Co-twin death was a strong predictor of CP in surviving twins. This risk was the same for same- and different-sex pairs, and observed both for preterm and term infants...
  19. ncbi request reprint Stroke in newborn infants
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1447, USA
    Lancet Neurol 3:150-8. 2004
    ..There is much to be learned about the natural history of perinatal stroke, and there are as yet no evidence-based strategies for prevention or treatment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms and cerebral palsy in very preterm infants
    Karin B Nelson
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD 20892 1447, and Children s Hospital and Research Center at Oakland, CA 94609 1673, USA
    Pediatr Res 57:494-9. 2005
    ..We conclude that further study of genetic factors that may influence susceptibility to CP in very preterm infants is warranted...
  21. ncbi request reprint Overview: infection during pregnancy and neurologic outcome in the child
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1447, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 8:1-2. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Prothrombotic factors in children with stroke or porencephaly
    John Kylan Lynch
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Building 10, Room 5S220, 10 Center Dr, MSC 1447, Bethesda, MD 20892 1447, USA
    Pediatrics 116:447-53. 2005
    ..This study compared the frequencies of genetic and functional coagulation abnormalities in children with arterial ischemic stroke or porencephaly with frequencies in previously published studies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Selected neurotrophins, neuropeptides, and cytokines: developmental trajectory and concentrations in neonatal blood of children with autism or Down syndrome
    Phillip G Nelson
    National Institute of Child Health and Development, Building 31, Room 2A25, Bethesda, MD 20892 2426, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 24:73-80. 2006
    ..We discuss interrelationships of VIP, NT-3 and IL-8 and their potential relevance to features of the neuropathology of autism or Down syndrome...
  24. pmc Biomarkers of brain injury in neonatal encephalopathy treated with hypothermia
    An N Massaro
    Department of Neonatology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Pediatr 161:434-40. 2012
    ..To determine if early serum S100B and neuron-specific enolase (NSE) levels are associated with neuroradiographic and clinical evidence of brain injury in newborns with encephalopathy...
  25. doi request reprint Placental weight and neurologic outcome in the infant: a review
    Jennifer Teng
    Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:2082-7. 2012
    ..To review the agreement of published standards on placental weights (PW) and fetal-placental (F/P) ratios, examine factors contributing to PW and ask whether aberrant placental weight is associated with adverse neurologic outcome...
  26. doi request reprint Seizures in acute childhood stroke
    Rani K Singh
    Center for Neuroscience, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Pediatr 160:291-6. 2012
    ..To describe the risk of seizures in children with acute stroke and identify factors predicting their later risk of epilepsy...
  27. pmc Headache in a national sample of American children: prevalence and comorbidity
    Tarannum M Lateef
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, D C, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:536-43. 2009
    ..Recurrent headache in childhood is common and has significant medical comorbidity. Further research is needed to understand biologic mechanisms and identify more homogeneous subgroups in clinical and genetic studies...
  28. doi request reprint Headache in young children in the emergency department: use of computed tomography
    Tarannum M Lateef
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, George WashingtonUniversity School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e12-7. 2009
    ..The goal was to determine whether computed tomographic (CT) scans led to better acute care of young children with headache presenting the emergency department (ED)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Perinatal arterial stroke: understanding mechanisms and outcomes
    Yvonne W Wu
    Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94117, USA
    Semin Neurol 25:424-34. 2005
    ..The incidence, clinical presentation, pathogenesis, risk factors, and outcome of this increasingly recognized disorder are reviewed...
  30. ncbi request reprint How common are gastrointestinal disorders in children with autism?
    Thea Kuddo
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 15:339-43. 2003
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of lumbar puncture in afebrile infants with suspected new-onset seizures
    Tarannum M Lateef
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Pediatr 153:140-2. 2008
    ..We analyzed cerebrospinal fluid results in infants and found that lumbar puncture adds little diagnostic value to the evaluation of young, well-appearing infants presenting with possible new-onset seizures...
  32. ncbi request reprint In utero exposure to antiepileptic drugs: teratogenicity and neonatal morbidity
    Tarannum Musvee Lateef
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 7:133-8. 2007
    ..This review focuses on AED exposure during pregnancy and how it affects the risks of neonatal morbidity and major congenital malformations...
  33. ncbi request reprint Neonatal encephalopathy: etiology and outcome
    Karin B Nelson
    Neuroepidemiology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:292. 2005