Chapter 51. Cognitive Development

  1. Richard N. Fine MD Dean Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics2,
  2. Steven A. Webber MBChB, MRCP Professor of Pediatrics3,
  3. Kim M. Olthoff MD, FACS Associate Professor of Surgery Director4,
  4. Deirdre A. Kelly MD, FRCPI, FRCP, FRCPCH Professor of Paediatric Hepatology5 and
  5. William E. Harmon MD Professor of Pediatrics6
  1. Erik Qvist MD Assistant Professor of Pediatrics,
  2. Hannu Jalanko MD Head of Pediatric and
  3. Christer Holmberg MD Professor of Pediatrics

Published Online: 5 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312720.ch51

Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Second Edition

Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Second Edition

How to Cite

Qvist, E., Jalanko, H. and Holmberg, C. (2007) Cognitive Development, in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Second Edition (eds R. N. Fine, S. A. Webber, K. M. Olthoff, D. A. Kelly and W. E. Harmon), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312720.ch51

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York 11794-8111, USA

  2. 3

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Children's Hospital, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  3. 4

    Liver Transplant Program, University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2 Dulles, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

  4. 5

    The Liver Unit, Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Trust, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK

  5. 6

    Division of Nephrology, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunn-319, Boston, MA 02115, USA

Author Information

  1. Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405124072

Online ISBN: 9781444312720

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Keywords:

  • neuropsychologic evaluation;
  • multifactorial etiology;
  • hypertension;
  • pediatric liver TX;
  • accumulation of cerebrotoxic substances;
  • neurodevelopmental outcome and cognitive performance;
  • psychomotor developmental indexes;
  • neurologic complications;
  • encephalopathy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Kidney Transplantation

  • Liver Transplantation

  • Heart and/or Lung Transplantation

  • Conclusions

  • References