A A King
Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
- Need for cognitive rehabilitation for children with sickle cell disease and strokesAllison A King
Washington University School of Medicine, Program in Occupational Therapy, Campus Box 8505, 4444 Forest Park Ave, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
Expert Rev Neurother 8:291-6. 2008..The health and educational systems will need to work as partners to improve the cognitive and educational outcomes of these children after they suffer from stroke...
- Development and feasibility of a home-based education model for families of children with sickle cell diseaseCatherine Hoyt Drazen
Washington University in St, Louis School of Medicine, Program in Occupational Therapy, 4444 Forest Park Pkwy, Box 8505, St, Louis, MO 63108, USA
BMC Public Health 14:116. 2014..This study describes the development and implementation of a home-based education service to teach parents about SCD, developmental milestones and positive parenting techniques...
- An education program to increase teacher knowledge about sickle cell diseaseAllison A King
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8116, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Sch Health 75:11-4. 2005..75%, p = 0.0001). No significant impact on teacher knowledge occurred for the contents of IEPs (80% vs. 87%, p = 0.227). Teachers of students with SCD increased knowledge about SCD following the program...
- A multidisciplinary health care team's efforts to improve educational attainment in children with sickle-cell anemia and cerebral infarctsAllison King
J Sch Health 76:33-7. 2006..Further support, from either the parents or school administration, is needed to increase education attainment of students with cerebral infarcts...
- A pilot randomized education rehabilitation trial is feasible in sickle cell and strokesA A King
Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Neurology 68:2008-11. 2007..Evidence of improvement in memory and academic achievement existed. Educational rehabilitation is a feasible strategy, but further investigation is needed to assess the benefit in a multi center trial...
- Blood transfusion therapy is feasible in a clinical trial setting in children with sickle cell disease and silent cerebral infarctsAllison A King
Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:599-602. 2008..The overall goals of this study were to determine the feasibility and short-term efficacy of blood transfusion therapy for silent cerebral infarcts...
- Hypoglycemia in Beckwith-Wiedemann syndromeM R DeBaun
Division of Cancer Etiology, Genetic Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7360, USA
Semin Perinatol 24:164-71. 2000..Detailed genotype phenotype evaluations are needed and should provide an insight as to why patients with BWS have hypoglycemia...
- Radiation therapy for pilocytic astrocytomas of childhoodDavid B Mansur
Department of Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine and Saint Louis Children s Hospital, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:829-34. 2011..To examine the efficacy of radiation therapy for pediatric pilocytic astrocytomas, we retrospectively reviewed the experience at our institution...