Mark T Mackay

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke in children
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:896-902. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Parental Care-Seeking Behavior and Prehospital Timelines of Care in Childhood Arterial Ischemic Stroke
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M, B S and Department of Haematology P M Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia M T M, B S, P M Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health, Parkville, Australia M T M, L C, G A D Latrobe University, Melbourne, Australia M T M, I M and Department of Pediatrics M T M, P M, and Department of Medicine L C, G A D, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Stroke 47:2638-40. 2016
  3. pmc Differentiating Childhood Stroke From Mimics in the Emergency Department
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M and Emergency Department F E B, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia M T M, P M, F E B Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health, Parkville, Australia M T M, L C, G A D Department of Pediatrics M T M, P M, F E B and Department of Medicine L C, G A D, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia Hospital Nacional de Ninos, San Jose, Costa Rica A Y C and Department of Haematology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia P M
    Stroke 47:2476-81. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Performance of bedside stroke recognition tools in discriminating childhood stroke from mimics
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M, Emergency Department F E B, and Department of Haematology P M, Royal Children s Hospital Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health L C, G A D Murdoch Childrens Research Institute M T M, F E B, P M and University of Melbourne M T M, L C, G A D, F E B, P M, Parkville, Australia
    Neurology 86:2154-61. 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint Fits, faints and funny turns in children
    Mark Mackay
    Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 34:1003-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The ketogenic diet in refractory childhood epilepsy
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:353-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Childhood posterior circulation arterial ischemic stroke
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Stroke 41:2201-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Arterial ischemic stroke risk factors: the International Pediatric Stroke Study
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Neurol 69:130-40. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Stroke and nonstroke brain attacks in children
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M and Emergency Department Z K C, M L, F E B, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville Murdoch Childrens Research Institute M T M, F E B, Parkville Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health M T M, L C, G A D, Parkville University of Melbourne M T M, Z K C, M L, L C, P M, G A D, F E B, Parkville, Australia and Hospital Nacional de Ninos A Y C, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Neurology 82:1434-40. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Psychosocial function in the first year after childhood stroke
    Mardee Greenham
    Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol . 2017

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke in children
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:896-902. 2007
    ..Ten percent of children suffering stroke will die as a result, and at least 50% of survivors are left with significant neurological disabilities, learning difficulties or seizures...
  2. doi request reprint Parental Care-Seeking Behavior and Prehospital Timelines of Care in Childhood Arterial Ischemic Stroke
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M, B S and Department of Haematology P M Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia M T M, B S, P M Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health, Parkville, Australia M T M, L C, G A D Latrobe University, Melbourne, Australia M T M, I M and Department of Pediatrics M T M, P M, and Department of Medicine L C, G A D, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Stroke 47:2638-40. 2016
    ..Data are lacking for children. We aimed to describe parental care-seeking behavior and prehospital timelines of care in childhood arterial ischemic stroke...
  3. pmc Differentiating Childhood Stroke From Mimics in the Emergency Department
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M and Emergency Department F E B, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia M T M, P M, F E B Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health, Parkville, Australia M T M, L C, G A D Department of Pediatrics M T M, P M, F E B and Department of Medicine L C, G A D, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia Hospital Nacional de Ninos, San Jose, Costa Rica A Y C and Department of Haematology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia P M
    Stroke 47:2476-81. 2016
    ..We identified key clinical features associated with childhood stroke or transient ischemic attack compared with mimics...
  4. doi request reprint Performance of bedside stroke recognition tools in discriminating childhood stroke from mimics
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M, Emergency Department F E B, and Department of Haematology P M, Royal Children s Hospital Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health L C, G A D Murdoch Childrens Research Institute M T M, F E B, P M and University of Melbourne M T M, L C, G A D, F E B, P M, Parkville, Australia
    Neurology 86:2154-61. 2016
    ..To assess the utility of the Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale (CPSS) and Recognition of Stroke in the Emergency Room (ROSIER) tools in children presenting to the emergency department (ED) with brain attack symptoms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fits, faints and funny turns in children
    Mark Mackay
    Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 34:1003-8. 2005
    ..There are many other paroxysmal disorders that can mimic seizures and it is important to exclude these conditions before diagnosing epilepsy and making the decision to commence anticonvulsant treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint The ketogenic diet in refractory childhood epilepsy
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:353-7. 2005
    ..To report the efficacy and tolerability of the ketogenic diet (KD) in refractory paediatric epilepsy...
  7. doi request reprint Childhood posterior circulation arterial ischemic stroke
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Stroke 41:2201-9. 2010
    ..We describe clinical and radiological features of childhood PCAIS to determine whether there are differences in infarct topography, vascular abnormalities, risk factors, and stroke subtypes when compared to adults...
  8. doi request reprint Arterial ischemic stroke risk factors: the International Pediatric Stroke Study
    Mark T Mackay
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Neurol 69:130-40. 2011
    ..To describe presumptive risk factors (RFs) for childhood arterial ischemic stroke (AIS) and explore their relationship with presentation, age, geography, and infarct characteristics...
  9. doi request reprint Stroke and nonstroke brain attacks in children
    Mark T Mackay
    From the Department of Neurology M T M and Emergency Department Z K C, M L, F E B, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville Murdoch Childrens Research Institute M T M, F E B, Parkville Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health M T M, L C, G A D, Parkville University of Melbourne M T M, Z K C, M L, L C, P M, G A D, F E B, Parkville, Australia and Hospital Nacional de Ninos A Y C, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Neurology 82:1434-40. 2014
    ..To determine symptoms, signs, and etiology of brain attacks in children presenting to the emergency department (ED) as a first step for developing a pediatric brain attack pathway...
  10. doi request reprint Psychosocial function in the first year after childhood stroke
    Mardee Greenham
    Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol . 2017
    ..This study aims to describe psychosocial function within the first year after childhood stroke, and to identify factors associated with outcome...
  11. doi request reprint High resolution chromosomal microarray in undiagnosed neurological disorders
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:716-24. 2013
    ..Although recent studies have identified pathogenic CNVs in intellectual disability, autism and epilepsy, the utility of CMA testing in a broader cohort of children with neurologic disorders has not been reported...
  12. doi request reprint Acute childhood arterial ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in the emergency department
    Adriana Yock-Corrales
    Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Emerg Med 58:156-63. 2011
    ..Yet, initial clinical assessment is a key step in the management pathway of stroke. We describe the presentation in the ED of children with confirmed acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke subtypes...
  13. doi request reprint Symptomatic generalized epilepsy after HHV6 posttransplant acute limbic encephalitis in children
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:e122-6. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Does epilepsy occur more frequently in children with Type 1 diabetes?
    Michele A O'Connell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:586-9. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence and type of epilepsy in a large paediatric diabetes clinic...
  15. doi request reprint Efficacy of the ketogenic diet: which epilepsies respond?
    Sasipa Thammongkol
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:e55-9. 2012
    ..The response is predicted by type of epilepsy syndrome. Accurate characterization of the electroclinical syndrome is an important factor in decisions about timing of initiation of the ketogenic diet...
  16. doi request reprint Family-centred outcome measurement following paediatric stroke
    Jane Galvin
    Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 57:152-8. 2010
    ..This project aimed to describe the functional concerns identified by children and their parents following paediatric stroke...
  17. doi request reprint Factors associated with six-month outcome of pediatric stroke
    Anne L Gordon
    Clinical Sciences Theme, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Int J Stroke 10:1068-73. 2015
    ..Pediatric stroke outcome studies are often cross sectional in design. Prospective information regarding the clinical course following diagnosis is lacking, but may inform clinical management beyond the acute period...
  18. doi request reprint Hypertension at time of diagnosis and long-term outcome after childhood ischemic stroke
    Lauren N Brush
    School of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Neurology 80:1225-30. 2013
    ..To determine the prevalence of hypertension (HPT) in the acute phase after ischemic stroke (IS) and explore its relationship to outcome...
  19. doi request reprint Epileptic spasms: experience with a high-dose oral corticosteroid protocol
    Tyson L Ware
    Department of Neurology, Parkville University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:985-9. 2012
    ..To audit clinical practice and assess early outcomes for infants with epileptic spasms after an agreed initial treatment protocol was adopted...
  20. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of febrile infection-related epilepsy syndrome
    Katherine B Howell
    Department of Neurology, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Epilepsia 53:101-10. 2012
    ..Herein we describe the features of the chronic epilepsy and critically review evidence for the etiology of this syndrome...
  21. pmc Can the FAST and ROSIER adult stroke recognition tools be applied to confirmed childhood arterial ischemic stroke?
    Adriana Yock-Corrales
    Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 11:93. 2011
    ..Two adult stroke recognition tools; ROSIER (Recognition of Stroke in the Emergency Room) and FAST (Face Arm Speech Test) scales were applied retrospectively to all patients to determine test sensitivity...
  22. doi request reprint Improving cognitive outcomes for pediatric stroke
    Mardee Greenham
    aClinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute bSchool of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne cDepartment of Psychology dDepartment of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital eDepartment of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Neurol . 2017
    ..This review explores the impact of pediatric stroke on cognitive domains, including intellectual and executive functions, memory and behavior, and the influence of age, lesion characteristics, and comorbidities on outcome...
  23. pmc SCN2A encephalopathy: A major cause of epilepsy of infancy with migrating focal seizures
    Katherine B Howell
    From the Departments of Neurology K B H, M T M, V R C, J L F, A S H, I E S and Radiology S M, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne Department of Paediatrics K B H, M T M, S M, A S H, I E S, The University of Melbourne Murdoch Childrens Research Institute K B H, M T M, J L F, A S H, Melbourne Epilepsy Research Centre J M M, I E S, Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia Division of Genetic Medicine G L C, H C M, Department of Paediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle Epilepsy Genetics Program D T, H E O, A P, Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children s Hospital, MA TY Nelson Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery R W, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Department of Neurology D C, Women s and Children s Hospital
    Neurology 85:958-66. 2015
    ..De novo SCN2A mutations have recently been associated with severe infantile-onset epilepsies. Herein, we define the phenotypic spectrum of SCN2A encephalopathy...
  24. doi request reprint Decompressive craniectomy in childhood posterior circulation stroke: a case series and review of the literature
    Alicia K Montgomery
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Neurol 47:193-7. 2012
    ..Because decompressive craniectomy can be lifesaving in children with severe posterior circulation arterial ischemic stroke, early neurosurgical referral should be considered...
  25. doi request reprint Alpers syndrome with mutations in POLG: clinical and investigative features
    Matthew F Hunter
    Genetic Health, Victorian Clinical Genetics Service, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Neurol 45:311-8. 2011
    ..Three common polymerase-γ mutations, in patients of European descent, can assist with rapid diagnosis, circumventing the need for liver biopsy...
  26. doi request reprint Delayed recognition of initial stroke in children: need for increased awareness
    Jayasri Srinivasan
    Department of Paediatric Neurology, Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 124:e227-34. 2009
    ..The goal was to identify the delays involved in diagnosing pediatric arterial ischemic stroke (AIS), a major cause of morbidity and death in children...
  27. doi request reprint Diabetic ketoacidosis and electroencephalographic changes in newly diagnosed pediatric patients
    Mark T Mackay
    Department of Neurology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 17:244-8. 2016
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  28. pmc Arterial ischemic stroke in children with cardiac disease
    Hiroko Asakai
    From the Department of Neurology M C, B S, M T M, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and the Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne Department of Cardiology H A, D H, M M H C, Royal Children s Hospital, Heart Research Group, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and the Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne and the Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit J C G, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neurology 85:2053-9. 2015
    ..To describe the spectrum of cardiac disorders, timing in relation to interventional procedures, and outcome in children with cardiac disease and arterial ischemic stroke (AIS)...
  29. pmc Inflammatory Biomarkers in Childhood Arterial Ischemic Stroke: Correlates of Stroke Cause and Recurrence
    Heather J Fullerton
    From the Departments of Neurology H J F, N K H, C K F, Pediatrics H J F, C K F, and Biostatistics and Epidemiology N K H, University of California San Francisco Department of Neurology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada G A d Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX M M D Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia M T M Departments of Pediatrics and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada A K Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada J Y Y Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, Denver T J B Departments of Pathology E A H and Neurology M S V E, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY M S V E and Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA M W
    Stroke 47:2221-8. 2016
    ..We hypothesized that arteriopathy progression is an inflammatory process and that inflammatory biomarkers would predict recurrent AIS...
  30. ncbi request reprint Presentation of Acute Childhood Stroke in a Tertiary Pediatric Emergency Department
    Adriana Yock-Corrales
    From the Emergency Department, Hospital Nacional de Ninos, University of Costa Rica, Cardiology Department, and Neurology Department, Hospital Nacional de Ninos, San Jose, Costa Rica Neurology Department, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria Florey Institute of Neurosciences and Mental Health, Parkville, and Emergency Department, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Emerg Care . 2016
    ..The aim was to describe clinical presentation, management, and outcomes of stroke in a tertiary emergency department (ED) of a developing country...
  31. doi request reprint Early-onset bilateral cerebral arteriopathies: Cohort study of phenotype and disease course
    Amina Al-Yassin
    From the Neurosciences Unit A A Y, V G, UCL Institute of Child Health the Radiology Department D E S, Great Ormond Street Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK and the Neurology Department M T M, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Neurology 85:1146-53. 2015
    ..To describe characteristics of young children with arterial ischemic stroke (AIS) and bilateral cerebral arteriopathies...
  32. doi request reprint Neurologic Melioidosis: Case Report of a Rare Cause of Acute Flaccid Paralysis
    Erik W Andersen
    Children s Neurosciences Center, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 170:319-21. 2016
    ..Melioidosis (Burkholderia pseudomallei infection) can rarely cause this presentation. We describe a case of spinal melioidosis in a 4-year-old boy presenting with flaccid paralysis, and review the literature on this rare disease. ..
  33. doi request reprint Functional outcome following paediatric stroke
    Jane Galvin
    Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neurorehabil 14:67-71. 2011
    ..Paediatric stroke has a significant impact on functional ability; however, few studies describe outcomes using valid and reliable measures...
  34. doi request reprint Stroke presenting under 3 hours in patients younger than 18 years of age
    Cassandra Szoeke
    Eastern Melbourne Neurosciences, Box Hill Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 16:1481-2. 2009
    ..Feasibility of treatment is further limited by a lack of dosage and safety data in the paediatric population. Improved community awareness and more rapid recognition of stroke may reduce lag time to diagnosis...
  35. doi request reprint Acute transverse myelitis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in childhood: spectrum or separate entities?
    Eppie M Yiu
    Children s Neuroscience Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Child Neurol 24:287-96. 2009
    ..These clinical and radiological differences suggest acute transverse myelitis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis are separate entities...
  36. doi request reprint Accuracy of bedside electroencephalographic monitoring in comparison with simultaneous continuous conventional electroencephalography for seizure detection in term infants
    Divyen K Shah
    Washington University, Department of Pediatrics, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1146-54. 2008
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