M W Kirkwood
Affiliation: University of Colorado
- Sources of poor performance on the Rey-Osterrieth Complex Figure Test among children with learning difficulties: a dynamic assessment approachM W Kirkwood
Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 15:345-56. 2001..A dynamic assessment procedure can enhance the diagnostic utility of the ROCF for children...
- Pediatric sport-related concussion: a review of the clinical management of an oft-neglected populationMichael W Kirkwood
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado, USA
Pediatrics 117:1359-71. 2006..We also briefly cover non-sport-related interventions (eg, school support). With proper management, most children and adolescents sustaining a sport-related concussion can be expected to recover fully...
- Management of pediatric mild traumatic brain injury: a neuropsychological review from injury through recoveryMichael W Kirkwood
Department of Physical Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center and The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 22:769-800. 2008..With proper management, most children and adolescents sustaining an uncomplicated mild TBI can be expected to recover fully...
- The base rate of suboptimal effort in a pediatric mild TBI sample: performance on the Medical Symptom Validity TestMichael W Kirkwood
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Colorado Denver and The Children s Hospital, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 24:860-72. 2010..The MSVT appears to have good potential value as an objective measure for detecting symptom invalidity in school-age youth...
- Noncredible effort during pediatric neuropsychological exam: a case series and literature reviewMichael W Kirkwood
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, The Children s Hospital, and University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Child Neuropsychol 16:604-18. 2010..The number of effort tests that have demonstrated utility in children pales in comparison to those available to the adult practitioner, although recent research now supports the use of several standalone measures with pediatric patients...
- The value of the WISC-IV Digit Span subtest in detecting noncredible performance during pediatric neuropsychological examinationsMichael W Kirkwood
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, The Children s Hospital, Colorado and University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 26:377-84. 2011..Indeed, classification statistics produced in this pediatric sample compare favorably with those produced in many real-world adult patients...
- Visual-spatial skills in children after open-heart surgeryDavid C Bellinger
Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:169-79. 2003..In addition, these deficits do not seem to be clearly associated with the intraoperative methods or postoperative events evaluated...
- Social problem-solving skills in children with traumatic brain injury: long-term outcomes and prediction of social competenceJennifer A Janusz
Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University and Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
Child Neuropsychol 8:179-94. 2002..The findings indicate that children with severe TBI demonstrate selective, long-term deficits in their social problem-solving skills that may help to account for their poor social and academic outcomes...