Darcy Fehlings

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Interactive computer play as "motor therapy" for individuals with cerebral palsy
    Darcy Fehlings
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 20:127-38. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin-A use in paediatric hypertonia: Canadian practice patterns
    D Fehlings
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 39:508-15. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Informing evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for children with cerebral palsy at risk of osteoporosis: a systematic review
    Darcy Fehlings
    Department of Paediatrics, Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:106-16. 2012
  4. pmc An internal pilot study for a randomized trial aimed at evaluating the effectiveness of iron interventions in children with non-anemic iron deficiency: the OptEC trial
    Kawsari Abdullah
    Division of Pediatric Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatrics Outcomes Research Team, The Hospital for Sick Children, Room 109708, 10th Floor, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Trials 16:303. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Neuroplastic Sensorimotor Resting State Network Reorganization in Children With Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy Treated With Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy
    Kathryn Y Manning
    Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Neurol 31:220-6. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the Hypertonia Assessment Tool (HAT): a discriminative tool for hypertonia in children
    Anita Jethwa
    Bloorview Research Institute, Bloorview Kids Rehab, University of Toronto, ON M4G 1R8, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:e83-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint An innovative cycling exergame to promote cardiovascular fitness in youth with cerebral palsy
    Shannon Knights
    a Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and
    Dev Neurorehabil 19:135-40. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Characteristics of pain in children and youth with cerebral palsy
    Melanie Penner
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:e407-13. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Active video game play in children with cerebral palsy: potential for physical activity promotion and rehabilitation therapies
    Jennifer Howcroft
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1448-56. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The health and quality of life outcomes among youth and young adults with cerebral palsy
    Nancy L Young
    School of Rural and Northern Health, Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:143-8. 2010

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Interactive computer play as "motor therapy" for individuals with cerebral palsy
    Darcy Fehlings
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 20:127-38. 2013
    ..Additional evidence is warranted especially when evaluating the effect of ICP on upper limb motor outcomes and CVS fitness. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin-A use in paediatric hypertonia: Canadian practice patterns
    D Fehlings
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 39:508-15. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Informing evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for children with cerebral palsy at risk of osteoporosis: a systematic review
    Darcy Fehlings
    Department of Paediatrics, Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:106-16. 2012
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to inform evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for children with cerebral palsy (CP) and low bone mineral density (BMD)...
  4. pmc An internal pilot study for a randomized trial aimed at evaluating the effectiveness of iron interventions in children with non-anemic iron deficiency: the OptEC trial
    Kawsari Abdullah
    Division of Pediatric Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatrics Outcomes Research Team, The Hospital for Sick Children, Room 109708, 10th Floor, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Trials 16:303. 2015
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Neuroplastic Sensorimotor Resting State Network Reorganization in Children With Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy Treated With Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy
    Kathryn Y Manning
    Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Neurol 31:220-6. 2016
    ..82, P = .05). This clinically correlated resting state network reorganization provides further evidence of the neuroplastic mechanisms underlying constraint-induced movement therapy. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the Hypertonia Assessment Tool (HAT): a discriminative tool for hypertonia in children
    Anita Jethwa
    Bloorview Research Institute, Bloorview Kids Rehab, University of Toronto, ON M4G 1R8, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:e83-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a tool to identify paediatric hypertonia subtypes...
  7. doi request reprint An innovative cycling exergame to promote cardiovascular fitness in youth with cerebral palsy
    Shannon Knights
    a Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and
    Dev Neurorehabil 19:135-40. 2016
    ..To evaluate the effects of an internet-platform exergame cycling programme on cardiovascular fitness of youth with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  8. doi request reprint Characteristics of pain in children and youth with cerebral palsy
    Melanie Penner
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:e407-13. 2013
    ..The primary objectives of this study were to determine the impact of pain on activities and to identify the common physician-identified causes of pain in children and youth ages 3 to 19 years across all levels of severity of CP...
  9. doi request reprint Active video game play in children with cerebral palsy: potential for physical activity promotion and rehabilitation therapies
    Jennifer Howcroft
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1448-56. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The health and quality of life outcomes among youth and young adults with cerebral palsy
    Nancy L Young
    School of Rural and Northern Health, Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:143-8. 2010
    ..Young NL, Rochon TG, McCormick A, Law M, Wedge JH, Fehlings D. The health and quality of life outcomes among youth and young adults with cerebral palsy...
  11. doi request reprint Further evaluation of the scoring, reliability, and validity of the Hypertonia Assessment Tool (HAT)
    Shannon Knights
    1Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Child Neurol 29:500-4. 2014
    ..43-0.57) and excellent for the absence of rigidity (PABAK = 1.0). The HAT can be administered without videotape review. Dystonia item 1 did not change the HAT hypertonia diagnosis and will be removed from the HAT...
  12. doi request reprint Reasons for hospital admissions among youth and young adults with cerebral palsy
    Nancy L Young
    Laurentian University, Sudbury, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:46-50. 2011
    ..To identify the most common reasons for acute care hospital admissions among youth (age range, 13-17.9y) and young adults (age range, 23-32.9y) with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  13. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the kinematic dystonia measure for children with upper extremity dystonia
    Anne Kawamura
    Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Neurol 27:907-13. 2012
    ..When combined with functional outcome measures, the Kinematic Dystonia Measure can effectively measure dystonia in children...
  14. doi request reprint Assessing functional outcomes of children with muscular dystrophy and scoliosis: the Muscular Dystrophy Spine Questionnaire
    James G Wright
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:840-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a valid and reliable scale to evaluate the symptoms and functional abilities important to children with scoliosis and muscular dystrophy and their parents...
  15. doi request reprint Wearable wrist activity monitor as an indicator of functional hand use in children with cerebral palsy
    Jennifer Howcroft
    Institute of Biomaterial and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:1024-9. 2011
    ..This study evaluates a wearable wrist monitor and tests the hypothesis that wrist extension frequency (FreqE) is an appropriate indicator of functional hand use...
  16. doi request reprint Investigating the impact of pain, age, Gross Motor Function Classification System, and sex on health-related quality of life in children with cerebral palsy
    Briar Findlay
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 58:292-7. 2016
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  17. ncbi request reprint Initial development and validation of the Caregiver Priorities and Child Health Index of Life with Disabilities (CPCHILD)
    Unni G Narayanan
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:804-12. 2006
    ..94 (95% confidence interval 0.90-0.97). The CPCHILD seems to be a reliable and valid measure of caregivers' perspectives on the health status, functional limitations, and well-being of these children...
  18. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial comparing botulinum toxin A dosage in the upper extremity of children with spasticity
    Anne Kawamura
    Department of Paediatrics, Bloorview Research Institute, Bloorview Kids Rehab, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:331-7. 2007
    ..This information can be used to guide dosage of BTX-A for the management of upper extremity spasticity in children...
  19. doi request reprint Resting State and Diffusion Neuroimaging Predictors of Clinical Improvements Following Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy in Children With Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy
    Kathryn Y Manning
    Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Neurol 30:1507-14. 2015
    ..83, P = .02). Children with more compromised networks and tracts improved the most following constraint therapy. ..
  20. pmc Optimizing early child development for young children with non-anemic iron deficiency in the primary care practice setting (OptEC): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kawsari Abdullah
    Pediatric Outcomes Research Team, Division of Pediatric Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, Canada
    Trials 16:132. 2015
    ....