Lonnie Zwaigenbaum

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Clinical assessment and management of toddlers with suspected autism spectrum disorder: insights from studies of high-risk infants
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 123:1383-91. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Stability of diagnostic assessment for autism spectrum disorder between 18 and 36 months in a high-risk cohort
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta
    Autism Res 9:790-800. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Experiences of emergency department care from the perspective of families in which a child has autism spectrum disorder
    David B Nicholas
    a Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary Central and Northern Alberta Region, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Soc Work Health Care 55:409-26. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Brief report: assessment of early sensory processing in infants at high-risk of autism spectrum disorder
    Tamara Germani
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 44:3264-70. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Sex differences in children with autism spectrum disorder identified within a high-risk infant cohort
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2585-96. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Early identification of autism spectrum disorders
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 251:133-46. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Early Intervention for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder Under 3 Years of Age: Recommendations for Practice and Research
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 136:S60-81. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Prospective examination of visual attention during play in infants at high-risk for autism spectrum disorder: a longitudinal study from 6 to 36 months of age
    Lori Ann R Sacrey
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Behav Brain Res 256:441-50. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Early Screening of Autism Spectrum Disorder: Recommendations for Practice and Research
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 136:S41-59. 2015
  10. pmc Early head growth in infants at risk of autism: a baby siblings research consortium study
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 53:1053-62. 2014

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Publications22

  1. pmc Clinical assessment and management of toddlers with suspected autism spectrum disorder: insights from studies of high-risk infants
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 123:1383-91. 2009
    ..It is hoped that ongoing studies will provide an even stronger foundation for evidence-based diagnostic and intervention approaches for this critically important age group...
  2. doi request reprint Stability of diagnostic assessment for autism spectrum disorder between 18 and 36 months in a high-risk cohort
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta
    Autism Res 9:790-800. 2016
    ..Autism Res 2016, 9: 790-800. © 2015 International Society for Autism Research, Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  3. doi request reprint Experiences of emergency department care from the perspective of families in which a child has autism spectrum disorder
    David B Nicholas
    a Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary Central and Northern Alberta Region, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Soc Work Health Care 55:409-26. 2016
    ..Findings inform an emerging model of ED care. Recommendations for capacity building and practice development are offered. ..
  4. doi request reprint Brief report: assessment of early sensory processing in infants at high-risk of autism spectrum disorder
    Tamara Germani
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 44:3264-70. 2014
    ..e., responses to auditory stimuli) and lower registration (i.e., lacking sensation awareness) compared to controls. Thus, behavioral responses to sensory input represent early risk markers of ASD, particularly in high-risk infants. ..
  5. doi request reprint Sex differences in children with autism spectrum disorder identified within a high-risk infant cohort
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2585-96. 2012
    ..The lower than expected male-to-female ratio, and the relatively high cognitive level among diagnosed children, suggest that we have identified an unanticipated number of higher-functioning girls with ASD...
  6. doi request reprint Early identification of autism spectrum disorders
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 251:133-46. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Early Intervention for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder Under 3 Years of Age: Recommendations for Practice and Research
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 136:S60-81. 2015
    ..Based on this review, recommendations are proposed for clinical practice and future research. ..
  8. doi request reprint Prospective examination of visual attention during play in infants at high-risk for autism spectrum disorder: a longitudinal study from 6 to 36 months of age
    Lori Ann R Sacrey
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Behav Brain Res 256:441-50. 2013
    ..The results are discussed in relation to how the development of visual attention may impact later cognitive outcomes of children diagnosed with ASD. ..
  9. doi request reprint Early Screening of Autism Spectrum Disorder: Recommendations for Practice and Research
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 136:S41-59. 2015
    ..We also suggest strategies to help overcome challenges to implementing ASD screening in community practice, as well as priorities for future research...
  10. pmc Early head growth in infants at risk of autism: a baby siblings research consortium study
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 53:1053-62. 2014
    ....
  11. doi request reprint "Live It to Understand It": The Experiences of Mothers of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder
    David B Nicholas
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Qual Health Res 26:921-34. 2016
    ..Findings identify a range of challenges, lessons learned, and a reconfigured sense of mothering. An emerging model of mothering a child with ASD is presented. Implications for practice, policy, and research are offered. ..
  12. doi request reprint Research needs and priorities for transition and employment in autism: Considerations reflected in a "Special Interest Group" at the International Meeting for Autism Research
    David B Nicholas
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Autism Res . 2016
    ..Implications for advancement and implementation are offered. Autism Res 2016. © 2016 International Society for Autism Research, Wiley Periodicals, Inc...
  13. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorder in Prader-Willi syndrome: A systematic review
    Jeffrey A Bennett
    Autism Research Centre, Alberta Health Services, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Med Genet A 167:2936-44. 2015
    ..Further research is needed to identify early markers of ASD in PWS children, to support earlier diagnosis and intervention for this important comorbidity...
  14. doi request reprint Using the preschool language scale, fourth edition to characterize language in preschoolers with autism spectrum disorders
    Joanne Volden
    University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 20:200-8. 2011
    ..We expected that PLS-4 performance would be better in more intellectually able children and that receptive skills would be relatively more impaired than expressive abilities, consistent with previous findings in the area of vocabulary...
  15. doi request reprint Perspectives of Health Care Providers Regarding Emergency Department Care of Children and Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 46:1725-36. 2016
    ..Recommendations included additional staff training and stakeholder engagement. However, making accommodations was often described as being at odds with how the ED functioned, with implications for future service planning. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Stakeholders' perspectives on social participation in preschool children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Tamara Germani
    a Autism Research Centre, Alberta Health Services, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Canada
    Dev Neurorehabil . 2016
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Early Identification of Autism Spectrum Disorder: Recommendations for Practice and Research
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatrics 136:S10-40. 2015
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Early Infant Development and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Lori Ann R Sacrey
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Autism Research Centre, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Child Neurol 30:1921-9. 2015
    ..The objective is to overview recent findings on early detection/diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders, as well as clinical trials of early interventions for toddlers at risk for/diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder...
  19. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorder in infancy: developmental considerations in treatment targets
    Jessica A Brian
    aBloorview Research Institute, University of Toronto, Ontario bDepartments of Pediatrics and Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax cDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Curr Opin Neurol 28:117-23. 2015
    ..This review explores recent literature to prioritize aspects of development to be targeted by intervention for infants and toddlers with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)...
  20. doi request reprint Neuropsychological impairments on the NEPSY-II among children with FASD
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 19:337-49. 2013
    ..We examined the pattern of neuropsychological impairments of children with FASD (compared to controls) on NEPSY-II measures of attention and executive functioning, language, memory, visuospatial processing, and social perception...
  21. doi request reprint Advances in the early detection of autism
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Neurol 23:97-102. 2010
    ..Early detection and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) allows opportunities for children and their families to benefit more fully from early supports and interventions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Two children with muscular dystrophies ascertained due to referral for diagnosis of autism
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:193-9. 2003
    ..These cases highlight the importance of a thorough neuromotor examination for all children with suspected autism spectrum disorders...