Alicia J Spittle

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rates of early intervention services in very preterm children with developmental disabilities at age 2 years
    Gehan Roberts
    Victorian Infant Brain Study Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:276-80. 2008
  2. pmc Improving the outcome of infants born at <30 weeks' gestation--a randomized controlled trial of preventative care at home
    Alicia J Spittle
    Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkley Street, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 9:73. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Early general movements and brain magnetic resonance imaging at term-equivalent age in infants born <30weeks' gestation
    Joy E Olsen
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Newborn Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 101:63-8. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Neurobehaviour and neurological development in the first month after birth for infants born between 32-42 weeks' gestation
    Alicia J Spittle
    Physiotherapy Department, University of Melbourne, 7th Floor Alan Gilbert Building, Grattan Street, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Newborn Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 96:7-14. 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint Reliability of Neurobehavioral Assessments from Birth to Term Equivalent Age in Preterm and Term Born Infants
    Abbey L Eeles
    a Victorian Infant Brain Study, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, RCH, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr . 2016
  6. doi request reprint Evolution of Depression and Anxiety Symptoms in Parents of Very Preterm Infants During the Newborn Period
    Carmen C Pace
    Newborn Research Centre, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia2Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia3Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    JAMA Pediatr 170:863-70. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Neurobehaviour at term-equivalent age and neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 years in infants born moderate-to-late preterm
    Alicia J Spittle
    Department of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol . 2016
  8. doi request reprint Trajectories of general movements from birth to term-equivalent age in infants born <30 weeks' gestation
    Joy E Olsen
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia University of Melbourne, Grattan Street, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia The Royal Women s Hospital, Cnr Grattan Street and Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 91:683-8. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Brain Volumes at Term-Equivalent Age Are Associated with 2-Year Neurodevelopment in Moderate and Late Preterm Children
    Jeanie L Y Cheong
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Australia Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 174:91-97.e1. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Motor trajectories from birth to 5 years of children born at less than 30 weeks' gestation: early predictors and functional implications. Protocol for a prospective cohort study
    Alicia J Spittle
    Department of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Newborn Research Centre, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Physiother 62:222-3. 2016

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Rates of early intervention services in very preterm children with developmental disabilities at age 2 years
    Gehan Roberts
    Victorian Infant Brain Study Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:276-80. 2008
    ..This study explores the association of levels of disability at age 2 years with EI services and social risk in a large cohort of very preterm children...
  2. pmc Improving the outcome of infants born at <30 weeks' gestation--a randomized controlled trial of preventative care at home
    Alicia J Spittle
    Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkley Street, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 9:73. 2009
    ..These interventions should be multi-faceted and include modules for caregivers given their high rates of mental health problems...
  3. doi request reprint Early general movements and brain magnetic resonance imaging at term-equivalent age in infants born <30weeks' gestation
    Joy E Olsen
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Newborn Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 101:63-8. 2016
    ..However, the relationship between neurodevelopment prior to term and cerebral structure is currently unknown...
  4. doi request reprint Neurobehaviour and neurological development in the first month after birth for infants born between 32-42 weeks' gestation
    Alicia J Spittle
    Physiotherapy Department, University of Melbourne, 7th Floor Alan Gilbert Building, Grattan Street, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Newborn Research, The Royal Women s Hospital, 20 Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 96:7-14. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to generate reference values for infants born moderate preterm (MPT), late preterm (LPT) and full term (FT) for three newborn neurobehavioural/neurological examinations in the first weeks after birth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reliability of Neurobehavioral Assessments from Birth to Term Equivalent Age in Preterm and Term Born Infants
    Abbey L Eeles
    a Victorian Infant Brain Study, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, RCH, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr . 2016
    ..In the context of shorter hospital stays, clinicians often need to assess preterm infants prior to term equivalent age. Few neurobehavioral assessments used in the preterm period have established interrater reliability...
  6. doi request reprint Evolution of Depression and Anxiety Symptoms in Parents of Very Preterm Infants During the Newborn Period
    Carmen C Pace
    Newborn Research Centre, Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia2Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia3Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    JAMA Pediatr 170:863-70. 2016
    ..Research on the psychological adjustment of fathers following VPT birth is limited...
  7. doi request reprint Neurobehaviour at term-equivalent age and neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 years in infants born moderate-to-late preterm
    Alicia J Spittle
    Department of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol . 2016
    ..To examine the association between newborn neurobehavioural assessments and neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 years in infants born moderate-to-late preterm (MLPT)...
  8. doi request reprint Trajectories of general movements from birth to term-equivalent age in infants born <30 weeks' gestation
    Joy E Olsen
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia University of Melbourne, Grattan Street, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia The Royal Women s Hospital, Cnr Grattan Street and Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 91:683-8. 2015
    ..General movements (GMs) is an assessment with good predictive validity for neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants. However, there is limited information describing the early GMs of very preterm infants, particularly prior to term...
  9. doi request reprint Brain Volumes at Term-Equivalent Age Are Associated with 2-Year Neurodevelopment in Moderate and Late Preterm Children
    Jeanie L Y Cheong
    Neonatal Services, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Australia Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 174:91-97.e1. 2016
    ..To explore the association between brain maturation, injury, and volumes at term-equivalent age with 2-year development in moderate and late preterm children...
  10. doi request reprint Motor trajectories from birth to 5 years of children born at less than 30 weeks' gestation: early predictors and functional implications. Protocol for a prospective cohort study
    Alicia J Spittle
    Department of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Newborn Research Centre, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Physiother 62:222-3. 2016
    ..This will help to identify children who will benefit the most from early intervention and improve functional outcomes at school age...
  11. ncbi request reprint School-Age Outcomes of Early Intervention for Preterm Infants and Their Parents: A Randomized Trial
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Study, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 138:. 2016
    ..To examine the child and parental outcomes at school age of a randomized controlled trial of a home-based early preventative care program for infants born very preterm and their caregivers...
  12. doi request reprint Postural control at 4 years in very preterm children compared with term-born peers
    Lucy E Lorefice
    Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Vic, Australia Physiotherapy Department, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 57:175-80. 2015
    ..To compare postural control at 4 years' corrected age in very preterm children (VPT; <30wks gestational age) with term-born (>37wks gestational age) comparison participants...
  13. doi request reprint Long-term benefits of home-based preventive care for preterm infants: a randomized trial
    Megan M Spencer-Smith
    Critical Care and Neurosciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 130:1094-101. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine the longer-term effectiveness of the program by reviewing caregivers and children at preschool age...
  14. doi request reprint A systematic review of the clinimetric properties of neuromotor assessments for preterm infants during the first year of life
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:254-66. 2008
    ..85). Selection of motor assessment tools during the first year of life for infants born preterm will depend on the intended purpose of their use for discrimination, prediction, and/or evaluation...
  15. doi request reprint Oromotor Feeding in Children Born Before 30 Weeks' Gestation and Term-Born Peers at 12 Months' Corrected Age
    Katherine Sanchez
    Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    J Pediatr 178:113-118.e1. 2016
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  16. pmc Neurobehaviour between birth and 40 weeks' gestation in infants born <30 weeks' gestation and parental psychological wellbeing: predictors of brain development and child outcomes
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, 4th Floor, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 14:111. 2014
    ..Therefore this study aims to examine how 1) early neurobehaviour and 2) parental mental health relate to developmental outcomes for infants born preterm compared with infants born at term...