The inside scoop: New publications

Child Development

Baribeau DA, Dupuis A, Paton TA, Scherer SW, Schachar RJ, Arnold PD, Szatmari P, Nicolson R, Georgiades S, Crosbie J, Brian J, Iaboni A, Lerch J, Anagnostou E. Oxytocin Receptor Polymorphisms are Differentially Associated with Social Abilities across Neurodevelopmental Disorders. Sci Rep. 2017 Sep 14;7(1):11618. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-10821-0.

Brian JA, Smith IM, Zwaigenbaum L, Bryson SE.  Cross-site randomized control trial of the Social ABCs caregiver-mediated intervention for toddlers with autism spectrum disorder.  Autism Res. 2017 Oct;10(10):1700-1711. doi: 10.1002/aur.1818. Epub 2017 Jun 2.

Rice J, Skuza P, Baker F, Russo R, Fehlings D. Identification and measurement of dystonia in cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2017 Dec;59(12):1249-1255. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.13502. Epub 2017 Aug 8.

Ballantyne M, Orava T, Bernardo S, McPherson AC, Church P, Fehlings D. Parents' early healthcare transition experiences with preterm and acutely ill infants: a scoping review.Child Care Health Dev. 2017 Nov;43(6):783-796. doi: 10.1111/cch.12458. Epub 2017 Mar 30.

Penner M, King GA, Hartman L, Anagnostou E, Shouldice M, Hepburn CM. Community General Pediatricians' Perspectives on Providing Autism Diagnoses in Ontario, Canada: A Qualitative Study. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2017 Oct;38(8):593-602. doi: 10.1097/DBP.0000000000000483.

Participation and Inclusion

Lindsay S, Stinson J, Stergiou-Kita M, Leck J. Improving Transition to Employment for Youth With Physical Disabilities: Protocol for a Peer Electronic Mentoring Intervention. JMIR Res Protoc. 2017 Nov 16;6(11):e215. doi: 10.2196/resprot.8034.

Lindsay S, Stoica A. A systematic review of factors affecting driving and public transportation among youth and young adults with acquired brain injury. Brain Inj. 2017;31(10):1257-1269. doi: 10.1080/02699052.2017.1321140. Epub 2017 Jun 20.

Shen S, Doyle-Thomas KA, Beesley L, Karmali A, Williams L, Tanel N, McPherson AC. How and why should we engage parents as co-researchers in health research? A scoping review of current practices.  Health Expect. 2017 Aug;20(4):543-554. doi: 10.1111/hex.12490. Epub 2016 Aug 12.

Moola FJ, Garcia E, Huynh E, Henry L, Penfound S, Consunji-Araneta R, Faulkner GE. Physical Activity Counseling for Children With Cystic Fibrosis. Respir Care. 2017 Nov;62(11):1466-1473. doi: 10.4187/respcare.05009. Epub 2017 Aug 22.

Schippke J, Provvidenza C, Kingsnorth S. Peer support for families of children with complex needs: Development and dissemination of a best practice toolkit.  Child: Care, Health & Development, Nov 2017 43(6), 823-830.

Lindsay S, Hounsell KG. Adapting a robotics program to enhance participation and interest in STEM among children with disabilities: a pilot study. Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol. 2017 Oct;12(7):694-704. doi: 10.1080/17483107.2016.1229047. Epub 2016 Oct 20.

Smart E, Aulakh A, McDougall C, Rigby P, King G. Optimizing engagement in goal pursuit with youth with physical disabilities attending life skills and transition programs: an exploratory study.  Disabil Rehabil. 2017 Oct;39(20):2029-2038. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2016.1215558. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

D'Arrigo R, Ziviani J, Poulsen AA, Copley J, King G. Child and parent engagement in therapy: What is the key? Aust Occup Ther J. 2017 Aug;64(4):340-343. doi: 10.1111/1440-1630.12279. Epub 2016 Feb 2.

Abrams T, Gibson BE. Putting Gino's lesson to work: Actor-network theory, enacted humanity, and rehabilitation. Health (London). 2016 Feb 1. pii: 1363459315628039. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26830933.

Acquired Brain Injury

Reed N, Taha T, Greenwald R, Keightley M. Player and Game Characteristics and Head Impacts in Female Youth Ice Hockey Players. J Athl Train. 2017  PMID:Aug;52(8):771-775. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-52.5.04. Epub 2017 Jul 17. 28715282.

Simpson G, Simons-Coghill M, Bates A, Gan C. What is known about sexual health after pediatric acquired brain injury: A scoping review. NeuroRehabilitation. 2017;41(2):261-280. doi: 10.3233/NRE-172197.


Sereshkeh AR, Trott R, Bricout A, Chau T. Online EEG Classification of Covert Speech for Brain-Computer Interfacing.  Int J Neural Syst. 2017 Dec;27(8):1750033. doi: 10.1142/S0129065717500332. Epub 2017 Jun 13.

Likitlersuang J, Leineweber MJ, Andrysek J. Evaluating and improving the performance of thin film force sensors within body and device interfaces.  Med Eng Phys. 2017 Oct;48:206-211. doi: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.06.017. Epub 2017 Jul 6.

Plewa K, Samadani A, Chau T. Comparing electro- and mechano-myographic muscle activation patterns in self-paced pediatric gait. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2017 Oct;36:73-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2017.07.002. Epub 2017 Jul 11. PMID: 28753521.

Maxwell J, Adamson K, Karmali A, Verweel L. Clinical Documentation in an Era of Increasing Transparency: The Impact of Electronic Portals on Care. Healthc Q. 2017;20(3):29-35.