shaken baby syndrome
Summary: Brain injuries resulted from vigorous shaking of an infant or young child held by the chest, shoulders, or extremities causing extreme rotational cranial acceleration. It is characterized by the intracranial and intraocular hemorrhages with no evident external trauma. Serious cases may result in death.
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- Suspected child abuse victimsHorace B Gardner
Ophthalmology 111:1795-6. 2004
- Findings in older children with abusive head injury: does shaken-child syndrome exist?Hani Salehi-Had
Department of Ophthalmology, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
Pediatrics 117:e1039-44. 2006..Our findings underscore the need for providers to consider intentional shaking as a mechanism of injury in the evaluation of abusive head injury in older children...
- Shaken baby syndrome: the quest for evidenceWaney Squier
Department of Neuropathology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 50:10-4. 2008b>Shaken baby syndrome (SBS), characterized by the triad of subdural haemorrhage, retinal haemorrhage, and encephalopathy, was initially based on the hypothesis that shaking causes tearing of bridging veins and bilateral subdural bleeding...
- Shaken baby syndromeI Blumenthal
Royal Oldham Hospital, UK
Postgrad Med J 78:732-5. 2002b>Shaken baby syndrome is the most common cause of death or serious neurological injury resulting from child abuse. It is specific to infancy, when children have unique anatomic features...
- Update on shaken baby syndrome: ophthalmologyNils K Mungan
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
Curr Opin Ophthalmol 18:392-7. 2007b>Shaken baby syndrome is a common problem with a high morbidity and mortality. Ophthalmologists help manage this condition and therefore must keep abreast of current advances.
- Shaken baby syndrome: a review and update on ophthalmologic manifestationsJohnny Tang
The Schepens Eye Research Institute, 20 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Int Ophthalmol Clin 48:237-46. 2008
- Normal computerized tomography of brain in children with shaken baby syndromeYair Morad
Department of Ophthalmology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Zrifin, Israel
J AAPOS 8:445-50. 2004To characterize the clinical presentation and clinical course of shaken baby syndrome (SBS) with normal cranial computerized tomography (CT) on admission and to suggest further diagnostic procedures in such circumstances.
- Shaken baby syndrome: a common variant of non-accidental head injury in infantsJakob Matschke
Forensische Neuropathologie, Institut für Neuropathologie, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg
Dtsch Arztebl Int 106:211-7. 2009..Abuse of infants often leaves few external signs of injury and therefore merits special diligence, especially in the case of non-accidental head injury, which has high morbidity and mortality...
- Shaken baby syndrome in Switzerland: results of a prospective follow-up study, 2002-2007Manuela Fanconi
Child Protection Group, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032, Zurich, Switzerland
Eur J Pediatr 169:1023-8. 2010Since the incidence of shaken baby syndrome in Switzerland was not known, we conducted a nationwide prospective follow-up study for a 5-year period (from 2002 to 2007). The data were collected through the Swiss Pediatric Surveillance Unit...
- Age-related incidence of publicly reported shaken baby syndrome cases: is crying a trigger for shaking?Cynthia Lee
Centre for Community Child Health Research, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:288-93. 2007This study aims to determine whether the age-specific incidences (1) of publicly reported cases of shaken baby syndrome (SBS) and (2) of publicly reported cases of SBS with crying as the stimulus have similar properties to the ..
- Late neurologic and cognitive sequelae of inflicted traumatic brain injury in infancyKaren M Barlow
University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, 1820 Richmond Rd, Calgary, Alberta, T2T 5C7, Canada
Pediatrics 116:e174-85. 2005..The purpose of this study was to describe the long-term neurologic, behavioral, and cognitive sequelae seen in this population...
- Fatal abusive head trauma cases: consequence of medical staff missing milder forms of physical abuseResmiye Oral
Department of Pediatrics, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 24:816-21. 2008..Missed diagnosis of child abuse may lead to chronic abuse with potential for death. This paper reports 3 such cases...
- Inflicted traumatic brain injury (ITBI) or shaken baby syndrome (SBS) in EstoniaInga Talvik
Children s Clinic, Tartu University Hospital, Estonia
Acta Paediatr 95:799-804. 2006Inflicted traumatic brain injury (ITBI) or shaken baby syndrome (SBS) is recognized as a major cause of disability and death in the paediatric population.
- Diffusion-weighted MRI in shaken baby syndromeYu Leung Chan
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
Pediatr Radiol 33:574-7. 2003We present the characteristic CT and MRI findings of a 2-month-old girl with shaken baby syndrome. Diffusion-weighted MR imaging performed 8 days after the insult established the presence of injury to the white matter in the corpus ..
- Epidemiologic features of the physical and sexual maltreatment of children in the CarolinasAdrea D Theodore
Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, CB 7220, 5th Floor, Bioinformatics Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Pediatrics 115:e331-7. 2005..Child maltreatment remains a significant public health and social problem in the United States. Incidence data rely on substantiated reports of maltreatment known to official social service agencies...
- Shaken baby syndrome in Canada: clinical characteristics and outcomes of hospital casesW James King
Department of Pediatrics and the Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, University of Ottawa, ON
CMAJ 168:155-9. 2003b>Shaken baby syndrome is an extremely serious form of abusive head trauma, the extent of which is unknown in Canada...
- Neuroimaging of intraparenchymal lesions predicts outcome in shaken baby syndromeChristine Bonnier
Service de Neurologie Pediatrique, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Pediatrics 112:808-14. 2003..The aim of this study was to describe clinical and imaging features over time and to consider their value for predicting neurodevelopmental outcome...
- Paroxysmal cough injury, vascular rupture and 'shaken baby syndrome'D G Talbert
Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Imperial College School of Medicine, Queen Charlotte s Hospital Du Cane Road, London W12 ONN, UK
Med Hypotheses 64:8-13. 2005..could induce similar bleeding, a paroxysmal cough injury (PCI). Additional objective evidence of inflicted trauma is necessary to distinguish between 'shaken baby syndrome' and PCI.
- Evidence-based medicine and shaken baby syndrome: part I: literature review, 1966-1998Mark Donohoe
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:239-42. 2003
- Shaken baby syndrome: re-examination of diffuse axonal injury as cause of deathManfred Oehmichen
Institute of Legal Medicine, University Hospital of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Lubeck, Germany
Acta Neuropathol 116:317-29. 2008The discussion surrounding shaken baby syndrome (SBS) arose from the lack of evidence implicating diffuse axonal injury (DAI) as a cause of death...
- Subdural haematomas and physical abuse in the first two years of lifeVictoria Trenchs
Department of Paediatrics, Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Pediatr Neurosurg 43:352-7. 2007..To analyze our institution's work-up for patients with a diagnosis of subdural haematoma (SDH) in order to determine how many of them are secondary to child abuse, as well as to examine their final functional outcome...
- Dural haemorrhage in non-traumatic infant deaths: does it explain the bleeding in 'shaken baby syndrome'?J F Geddes
Department of Histopathology, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 29:14-22. 2003..In a similar review of three infants presenting with classical 'shaken baby syndrome', intradural haemorrhage was also found, in addition to subdural bleeding, and we believe that our findings ..
- Shaken baby syndromeLeslie Altimier
Mercy Anderson Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio 45255, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 22:68-76; quiz 77-8. 2008..Clinical features that suggest head trauma (also known as shaken baby syndrome or shaken impact syndrome) include the triad consisting of retinal hemorrhage, subdural, and/or ..
- Unexplained infant and child death: a review of sudden infant death syndrome, sudden unexplained infant death, and child maltreatment fatalities including shaken baby syndromeAlice W Newton
Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, and the Child Protection Program of Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 18:196-200. 2006This review will examine the most recent published literature on Sudden Infant Death, Sudden Unexplained Infant Death, infant and child death due to maltreatment, and Shaken Baby Syndrome.
- Age-related incidence curve of hospitalized Shaken Baby Syndrome cases: convergent evidence for crying as a trigger to shakingRonald G Barr
Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Child Abuse Negl 30:7-16. 2006To determine whether there is an age-specific incidence of hospitalized cases of Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) that has similar properties to the previously reported "normal crying curve," as a form of indirect evidence that crying ..
- Vitamin K deficiency mimicking child abuseTonia J Brousseau
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
J Emerg Med 29:283-8. 2005..Although it is important to consider child abuse when the history and examination are consistent with the diagnosis, it is equally important to consider other potential diagnoses including Vitamin K deficiency...
- Non-accidental head injury--the evidenceTimothy J David
Department of Child Health, Booth Hall Children s Hospital, University of Manchester, Blackley, Manchester, M9 7AA, UK
Pediatr Radiol 38:S370-7. 2008
- Re: Age-related incidence curve of hospitalized Shaken Baby Syndrome cases: convergent evidence for crying as a trigger to shaking (Barr, Trent, & Cross, 2006)Sijmen A Reijneveld
Child Abuse Negl 31:601-2. 2007
- Patterns of presentation of the shaken baby syndrome: four types of inflicted brain injury predominateRobert A Minns
BMJ 328:766. 2004
- Shaken baby syndrome: a biomechanics analysis of injury mechanismsFaris A Bandak
Department of Neurology, A1036 F Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
Forensic Sci Int 151:71-9. 2005Traumatic infant shaking has been associated with the shaken baby syndrome (SBS) diagnosis without verification of the operative mechanisms of injury...
- Animal models of shaken baby syndrome: revisiting the pathophysiology of this devastating injuryChristine Bonnier
Service de Neurologie Pediatrique, Cliniques Saint Luc, UCL, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1067, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium
Pediatr Rehabil 7:165-71. 2004..First, this paper describes a new model of shaken baby syndrome (SBS) in mice, without impact or hypoxia...
- Shaken baby syndrome and a baby's cryInga Talvik
Children s Clinic of Tartu University Hospital, Tartu, Estonia
Acta Paediatr 97:782-5. 2008..During the period between January 1, 1997 and December 31, 2003, 26 cases of shaken baby syndrome (SBS) were identified in Estonia. The incidence of SBS was 28...
- Recent research and views on shaking baby syndromeL F Lowenstein
Southern England Psychological Service, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Int J Psychiatry Med 34:131-41. 2004..Of special importance is the fact that SBS is difficult to diagnose with absolute certainty. Hence the identification of a potential perpetrator can be difficult and injustices can occur...
- Unilateral retinal hemorrhages in shaken baby syndromeStephanie A Arlotti
Kilmore Eye Associates, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
J AAPOS 11:175-8. 2007To present a detailed series of patients with unilateral retinal hemorrhages in shaken baby syndrome.
- A sojourn in the abyss: hypothesis, theory, and established truth in infant head injuryMarvin Miller
Pediatrics 114:326. 2004
- Junk science and glass housesPatrick Lantz
Pediatrics 114:330; discussion 330. 2004
- Retinal and subdural haemorrhages from minor falls?Anuradha Ganesh
Br J Ophthalmol 91:396-7. 2007
- Apparent life-threatening event or child abuse?Muhammad Waseem
Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 22:245-6. 2006..It may be a subtle presentation of child abuse. We report an infant who was presented with an ALTE and subsequently determined to have subdural hematoma caused by nonaccidental injury...
- Suspected child abuse victimsAlex V Levin
Ophthalmology 111:1794; author reply 1794-5. 2004
- A case of shaken baby syndrome with unilateral retinal hemorrhage with no associated intracranial hemorrhageKatherine Healey
Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, York Hospital, York, PA 17404, USA
Am J Emerg Med 24:616-7. 2006
- Shaken baby syndromeP G Richards
Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals, Oxford, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:205-6. 2006
- [Main temporal aspects of the MRI signal of subdural hematomas and practical contribution to dating head injury]R Duhem
Clinique de Neurochirurgie, CHRU, Lille
Neurochirurgie 52:93-104. 2006..The objective of this study is to compare with MRI a group of adult patients having a subdural and/or intracerebral, in order to study the evolution of the signals of these two types of hematomas...
- Comparison of accidental and nonaccidental traumatic head injury in children on noncontrast computed tomographyGlenn A Tung
Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
Pediatrics 118:626-33. 2006....
- Hemorrhages after minor traumaHeskel M Haddad
Ophthalmology 112:737-8. 2005
- Preventing abusive head trauma among infants and young children: a hospital-based, parent education programMark S Dias
Department of Neurosurgery, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
Pediatrics 115:e470-7. 2005....
- Vitrectomy for pre-macular hemorrhagic cyst in children and young adultsPetra Meier
University Eye Hospital, University of Leipzig, Liebigstrasse 10 14, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:824-8. 2005..of blood is termed a hemorrhagic macular cyst and may be found both in eyes with Terson's syndrome and in shaken baby syndrome. In this study, we report on our experience and results of vitreoretinal surgery for treatment of pre-..
- [Shaken baby syndrome and osteogenesis imperfecta]R Cabrerizo de Diago
Servicio de Pediatria, Hospital Infantil Universitario Miguel Servet, P o Isabel la Católica 1 3, E 50009 Zaragoza, Spain
Rev Neurol 40:598-600. 2005b>Shaken baby syndrome (SBS) is a form of physical abuse that includes the presence of a subdural or subarachnoid haematoma or diffuse cerebral oedema, retinal haemorrhages and, in general, absence of other physical signs of traumatic ..
- Inflicted head injury in infancy and the wisdom of King SolomonColin Kennedy
Dev Med Child Neurol 47:3. 2005
- When a funduscopic examination is the clue of maltreatment diagnosticAna Isabel Curcoy Barcenilla
Pediatric Department, Unidad Integrada Hospital Sant Joan de Déu Hospital Clínic, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Pediatr Emerg Care 22:495-6. 2006To report a case of unexpected shaken baby syndrome, the diagnosis of which was possible after an incidental funduscopic examination.
- Shaken baby syndrome education: a role for nurse practitioners working with families of small childrenCarrie Walls
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital Medical Center of Akron, Akron, Ohio, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 20:304-10. 2006..infants and children are in the optimal position to address the risk factors and long-term consequences of shaken baby syndrome (SBS), a severe form of child abuse, with parents before the child is discharged from the nursery or when ..
- Perimacular retinal folds and nonaccidental injury--yes, no, or maybe?N V Chong
Eye (Lond) 21:3-4. 2007
- [Neglect and endangerment of the wellbeing of infants and young children]Ute Ziegenhain
Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Ulm
MMW Fortschr Med 148:24-6. 2006..As a supplement to the routine diagnostic work-up, therefore, early interaction diagnosis is recommended. This enables (as yet) fragile signs of incipient neglect or threats to the child's well-being to be recognized in good time...
- Could Vitamin C deficiency have a role in shaken baby syndrome?Eva Lai Wah Fung
Pediatr Int 46:753-5. 2004
- Abusive head injuries in infants and young childrenMary E Case
St Louis University Medical Center, Forensic Pathology, 3556 Caroline, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Leg Med (Tokyo) 9:83-7. 2007....
- Update from the ophthalmology child abuse working party: Royal College ophthalmologistsG Adams
Children s Hospital Birmingham, UK
Eye (Lond) 18:795-8. 2004
- A witnessed short fall mimicking presumed shaken baby syndrome (inflicted childhood neurotrauma)Horace B Gardner
Pediatr Neurosurg 43:433-5. 2007A witnessed fall backwards of an infant from a sitting position resulted in the subdural hematoma and retinal hemorrhages characteristic of presumed shaken baby syndrome. Violent shaking is not necessary to produce these findings.
- Child head injuries: review of pattern from abusive and unintentional causes resulting in hospitalizationGeorge W Brown
Dept of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, USA
Alaska Med 45:9-13. 2003Comparison of patterns of hospitalized child head injuries among unintentionally injured with intentional Shaken Baby Syndrome and Abused victims.
- Current controversies in the interpretation of non-accidental head injuryTim Jaspan
B Floor, Imaging Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
Pediatr Radiol 38:S378-87. 2008
- Inflicted childhood neurotraumaElizabeth A Fiske
Carson Newman College, Jefferson City, Tennessee 37760, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 31:E1-8. 2008..We discuss the rationale for use of the term "ICN," rather than the more benign, commonly used "shaken baby syndrome." The change in language alters the discourse about a potentially lethal outcome or lifelong problem for ..
- Supracondylar femoral fracture in an infantLeonard E Swischuk
Department of Radiology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 19:104-7. 2003
- Patterns of presentation of the shaken baby syndrome: subdural and retinal haemorrhages are not necessarily signs of abuseJames LeFanu
BMJ 328:767. 2004
- Ocular manifestations of child abuseVictor M Elner
Arch Ophthalmol 126:1141-2. 2008
- Shaken baby syndrome: intending to harm or attempting to help?T Felekis
Ophthalmology Department, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina Greece
Eur J Ophthalmol 18:819-21. 2008To describe the role of ophthalmologists in shaken baby syndrome evaluation.
- Non-accidental injury: a retrospective analysis of a large cohortHelen Carty
RLC NHS Trust Alder Hey, Liverpool L12 2 AP, UK
Eur Radiol 12:2919-25. 2002..It necessarily reflects personal experience and is not a population study. The distribution of the injuries in a cohort of 467 patients is reviewed...
- [Physical and sexual child abuse]Kathrin Gerlach
Institut für Rechtsmedizin der Universität Basel
Ther Umsch 65:381-8. 2008..Furthermore, practicable procedures after diagnosing child abuse ar being discussed on the basis of legal terms...
- JAMA patient page. Inflicted brain injury in childrenJanet M Torpy
JAMA 290:698. 2003
- [Metabolic disease or shaken baby syndrome?]Lisbeth Samsø Schmidt
RAS Paediatrisk afdeling, Epilepsihospitalet i Dianalund
Ugeskr Laeger 165:3323-4. 2003We describe two children with subdural haematoma and glutaricacidaemia type 1, who were diagnosed late because of initial suspicion of shaken baby syndrome.
- [Diagnostic imaging in child abuse]B Stover
Abteilung Pädiatrische Radiologie, CC6, Diagnostische und interventionelle Radiologie und Nuklearmedizin, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
Radiologe 47:1037-48; quiz 1049. 2007..injuries, soft tissue lesions, visceral injuries in "battered child syndrome" and brain injuries in "shaken baby syndrome"...
- Subretinal hemorrhage masquerading as a hemorrhagic choroidal detachment in a case of nonaccidental traumaAdina Weis
Department of Ophthalmology, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, New Hyde Park, NY, USA
J AAPOS 11:616-7. 2007..Postmortem examination revealed a large subretinal hemorrhage, with no evidence of choroidal hemorrhage...
- Ophthalmologic findings in infants after an apparent life-threatening eventR L Altman
Department of Pediatrics, New York Medical College and Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NJ 10595, USA
Eur J Ophthalmol 17:648-53. 2007..finding of retinal hemorrhage in an infant who has experienced an ALTE strongly suggests the possibility of shaken baby syndrome. Previous ALTE studies have reported the frequency of this specific ocular abnormality but have not ..
- Shaken baby syndrome: evidence and expertsC Smith
Division of Pathology Neuropathology, University of Edinburgh
Dev Med Child Neurol 50:6-7. 2008
- Shaken baby syndromeBrian Harding
BMJ 328:720-1. 2004
- [Diagnostic image (177). A lifeless infant. Shaken baby syndrome]K van der Maesen
VU Medisch Centrum, afd Oogheelkunde, Postbus 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:377. 2004In a 4-months-old male infant who had been discovered in his bed pale, apnoeic and cold, fundoscopy revealed multiple retinal haemorrhages due to shaken baby syndrome.
- Depressed skull fractures: a pattern of abusive head injury in three older childrenAnselm C W Lee
Department of Pediatrics, Tuen Mun Hospital, New Territories, Hong Kong
Child Abuse Negl 27:1323-9. 2003..To describe a pattern of abusive head injury in a series of children older than 4 years of age...
- [Evaluation of subdural hemorrhage in infants after alleged minor trauma]H Maxeiner
Institut fur Rechtsmedizin, Freie Universitat Berlin, FB Humanmedizin, Hittorfstrasse 18, 14195 Berlin
Unfallchirurg 104:569-76. 2001..The wide-spread interpretation that most of these cases are the result of abuse, especially by the shaken-baby-syndrome, was doubted, and the role of (even minor) accidental events was emphasized...
- High-resolution cranial ultrasound in the shaken-baby syndromeC Y Chen
Department of Radiology, Tri Service General Hospital and National Defence Medical Centre, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
Neuroradiology 43:653-61. 2001....
- [A postmortem view on "pure" subdural hemorrhages in infants and toddlers]H Maxeiner
Freie Universitat Berlin, FB Humanmedizin, UK Benjamin Franklin, Institut fur Rechtsmedizin, Berlin
Klin Padiatr 214:30-6. 2002..hand, reports presenting series of accidental cases were published, and the fear of an overdiagnosis of the shaken baby syndrome has been expressed...
- Challenging the Pathophysiologic Connection between Subdural Hematoma, Retinal Hemorrhage and Shaken Baby SyndromeSteven C Gabaeff
Emergency Medicine and Clinical Forensic Medicine, Sacramento, CA
West J Emerg Med 12:144-58. 2011..diagnostic findings of subdural hematoma and retinal hemorrhages as near-pathognomonic findings to diagnose shaken baby syndrome. This article reviews the origin of this link and casts serious doubt on the specificity of the ..
- Recognition and perception of elder abuse by prehospital and hospital-based care providersAustin G Rinker
Paramedic, Community Rescue Service, Inc, and Emergency Services Program, Paramedic Emergency Services, Hagerstown Community College, 11400 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21742 6590, USA
Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:110-5. 2009....
- Infantile subdural hematomas due to traffic accidentsMatthieu Vinchon
Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, CHRU de Lille, Lille, France
Pediatr Neurosurg 37:245-53. 2002..Our data suggest that impaired CSF drainage plays a large role in the pathogenesis of ISDH. The fact that a single and recent trauma can result in mixed-density ISDH can be of great importance in forensic medicine...
- Susceptibility-weighted imaging findings of cortical laminar necrosis in pediatric patientsT Niwa
Department of Radiology, Kanagawa Children s Medical Center, Yokohama, Japan
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 29:1795-8. 2008..We assessed whether cortical laminar necrosis in pediatric patients contains hemorrhage on SWI...
- [Screening of newborns for inborn errors of metabolism by tandem mass spectrometry]Henrik Simonsen
Klinisk Biokemisk Afdeling, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 København S
Ugeskr Laeger 164:5607-12. 2002..spectrometry can be used for investigation of metabolic diseases, sudden unexpected death of infancy and shaken baby syndrome. Critical appraisal of tandem mass spectrometry will lead to improved health for infants affected by rare ..
- Rare retinal haemorrhages in translational accidental head trauma in childrenV Sturm
Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Eye (Lond) 23:1535-41. 2009..Retinal haemorrhages have been found, although uncommon, in accidental head trauma...
- Shaken baby syndromeJ D Kivlin
Department of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Ophthalmology 107:1246-54. 2000To examine the comprehensive ophthalmologic experience with the shaken baby syndrome at one medical center, including clinical findings, autopsy findings, and the outcome of survivors.
- Prolonged and unsoothable crying bouts in infants with and without colicRonald G Barr
Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, McGill University and the McGill University Montreal Children s Hospital Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Dev Behav Pediatr 26:14-23. 2005..These features of parental experience may be important in preventive efforts to reduce negative impacts of early increased crying such as shaken baby syndrome.
- Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in Shaken Baby SyndromeValerie Biousse
Department of Ophthalmology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Am J Ophthalmol 133:249-55. 2002To evaluate the role of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DWIMRI) in the diagnosis and management of children with suspected or confirmed Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS).
- Evaluating the epidemiology of inflicted traumatic brain injury in infants of U.S. military familiesMargaret A K Ryan
Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106, USA
Am J Prev Med 34:S143-7. 2008..the incidence of inflicted traumatic brain injuries (inflicted TBI) in young children, and encompassing shaken baby syndrome (SBS) and related injuries, is an epidemiologic challenge...
- Overrepresentation of males in traumatic brain injury of infancy and in infants with macrocephaly: further evidence that questions the existence of shaken baby syndromeRubin Miller
Department of Pediatrics, Ob Gyn, and Biomedical Engineering, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH, USA
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 31:165-73. 2010b>Shaken baby syndrome (SBS) has been thought to be caused by violent shaking of an infant and is characterized by the triad of findings: subdural hematoma (SDH), retinal hemorrhages, and neurologic abnormalities...
- Histological demonstration of haemosiderin deposits in lungs and liver from victims of chronic physical child abuseA Dorandeu
Department of Pathology and Forensic Medicine, Hopital Raymond Poincare, 104 Boulevard R Poincaré, F 92380, Garches, France
Int J Legal Med 112:280-6. 1999..have been described based on macroscopical and radiological criteria: the battered baby syndrome and the shaken baby syndrome. However, in some autopsy cases, clinico-radiological information may not be available...
- Dysphagia as a risk factor for sudden unexplained death in infancyD G Talbert
Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Imperial College School of Medicine, Queen Charlotte s Hospital, Du Cane Road, London W 12 ONN, UK
Med Hypotheses 67:786-91. 2006..of encephalopathy, subdural haemorrhages, and retinal haemorrhages is commonly considered diagnostic of Shaken Baby Syndrome, but the original paper describes a statistically linked QUADRAD of features, the fourth of which is a ..
- [Role of the vitreous body in vitreoretinal diseases]Tibor Milibak
Fovárosi Onkormányzat Uzsoki utcai Kórház, Szemészeti Osztály, Budapest
Orv Hetil 144:51-7. 2003..During the last few years better understanding of vitreoretinal disorders and improved diagnostic and therapeutic methods opened a new era of vitreoretinal surgery...
- Pediatric head injury prediction: investigating the distance between the skull and the brain using medical imaging - biomed 2009Brielle M Paolini
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
Biomed Sci Instrum 45:161-6. 2009..This model may then be used by the automotive industry or in the study and analysis of shaken baby syndrome (SBS)...
- Cyclic vomiting syndrome: contribution to dysphagic infant deathD G Talbert
Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Imperial College School of Medicine, Du Cane Road, London W12 ONN, UK
Med Hypotheses 73:473-8. 2009..is essentially a head vein hypertension malady, some features of which match those that are postulated for Shaken Baby Syndrome. CVS was described by Gee in 1882 but is still poorly understood...
- Incidence, distribution, and duration of birth-related retinal hemorrhages: a prospective studyLindsey A Hughes
Ophthalmic Sciences Unit, Academic Unit of Ophthalmology and Orthoptics, University of Sheffield, and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust, UK
J AAPOS 10:102-6. 2006..to birth trauma are part of the differential diagnosis of intraocular hemorrhages seen in the setting of Shaken baby syndrome in very young infants...
- Management of acute subdural hematomas in infants: intrathecal infusion streptokinase for clot lysis combined with subdural to subgaleal shuntSergey N Larionov
Department of Neurosurgery, Irkutsk Medical University, Irkutsk, Russia
Childs Nerv Syst 24:437-42. 2008..Subdural hematomas (SDHs) in full-term infants have the potential to cause death or lifelong disability. We report management and outcomes of eight cases of newborn with large SDH treated by streptokinase (SK) lavage and drainage...
- MR imaging findings of retinal hemorrhage in a case of nonaccidental traumaDeniz Altinok
Department of Pediatric Imaging, Children s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Blvd, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
Pediatr Radiol 39:290-2. 2009Retinal hemorrhage is a well-recognized manifestation of child abuse found in many babies with shaken baby syndrome. The presence of retinal hemorrhage is generally associated with more severe neurological damage and a worse clinical ..
- Infant acute life-threatening event--dysphagic choking versus nonaccidental injuryPatrick D Barnes
Department of Radiology, Lucile Salter Packard Children s Hospital at Stanford, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Semin Pediatr Neurol 17:7-11. 2010..to be inconsistent with the clinical and imaging features, and a diagnosis of nonaccidental injury with "shaken baby syndrome" was made...
- Manifestations of the shaken baby syndromeJ D Kivlin
Department of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226 4812, USA
Curr Opin Ophthalmol 12:158-63. 2001Retinal hemorrhages are the most common fundus finding in the shaken baby syndrome. They vary in type and location; no particular type is pathognomonic for the condition...
- [Battered baby syndrome. Report of a case with severe sequelae]I Pascual-Castroviejo
Servicio de RM y TAC Clínica Nuestra Señora del Rosario, Madrid, 28006, Espana
Rev Neurol 32:532-5. 2001..To present a case with shaken-baby syndrome after having seizures and respiratory problems...
- Spontaneous separation of idiopathic epiretinal membrane in a 7-year-old childHua Gao
Department of Ophthalmology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
J AAPOS 11:393-4. 2007..in children; it is usually idiopathic but can be due to conditions such as vitreous hemorrhage or shaken baby syndrome. Though persistent adherence of the symptomatic epiretinal membrane warrants surgical intervention, ..
- Intracranial trauma in a dog due to being "swung" at birthSophie A Grundy
VCA Sacramento Animal Medical Group, Carmichael, CA, USA
Top Companion Anim Med 24:100-3. 2009..Findings were consistent with high-velocity deceleration trauma ("shaken baby syndrome")...
- Profiling human reactive astrocytes for neurotrauma biomarkersIna Beate Wanner; Fiscal Year: 2012..and spinal cord injuries including soldiers with blast inflicted injury, infants with the often undiagnosed shaken baby syndrome and athletes exposed to repeated concussions but their wounds are often invisible in the clinic...
- Novel Approaches to Screening for Inflicted Childhood NeurotraumaRachel P Berger; Fiscal Year: 2013..Relevance to public health: Inflicted childhood neurotrauma (ICN) - often referred to as shaken baby syndrome - is the leading cause of death from child abuse...
- COLLABORATIVE OCULAR MELANOMA STUDYANTIONIO CAPONE; Fiscal Year: 2003..Standardized clinical and data collection procedures will be employed, and standardized forms will be used in all centers. Central training and certification of all study staff will be required. ..
- Outcomes of Traumatic Brain InjuryHeather Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2007..In addition to publications, data from this mentored research will be used to develop additional, independent research awards. ..