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...
- 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...