Aicardi’s Diseases of the Nervous System in Childhood, 4th edition

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Aicardi’s Diseases of the Nervous System in Childhood, 4th edition

Edited by Alexis Arzimanoglou with Anne O’Hare, Michael Johnston and Robert Ouvrier

The fourth edition of this unique text provides comprehensive information on paediatric neurological disorders in a clinical, user-friendly context.

Cognition and Behaviour in Childhood Epilepsy

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Cognition and Behaviour in Childhood Epilepsy

Lieven Lagae

The most up-to-date text to provide a comprehensive examination of cognition and behaviour in children with epilepsy.

Rett Syndrome

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Rett Syndrome

Edited by Walter E Kaufmann, Alan Percy, Angus Clarke Helen Leonard and SakkuBai Naidu

Presents a comprehensive overview of Rett Syndrome, aimed at both clinicians and researchers.

Children and Youth with Complex Cerebral Palsy

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Children and Youth with Complex Cerebral Palsy

Edited by Laurie Glader and Richard Stevenson

This is the only book in the field to focus exclusively on children and adolescents with more complex presentations of cerebral palsy.

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Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology

Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology

November 2018: Volume 60, Issue 11

2017 Impact Factor data: Our 2-Year Impact Factor increased to 3.289 and our 5-Year Impact Factor is up to 4.033.

Check out the November issue now!

Editor's Choice for November: Assessing the accuracy of the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers: a systematic review and meta‐analysis by Tracy Yuen et al.

Featured Podcast: Joline Brandenburg and Veronica Schiariti discuss their paper 'A common data language for clinical research studies: the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke and American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine Cerebral Palsy Common Data Elements Version 1.0 recommendations'.

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Letters to the Editor: The latest Letter to the Editor comes from Schiariti et al. who argue ICF Core Sets can help improve communication between users, accelerate sharing of information, and encourage swift implementation of effective interventions.

Open Access: Compliant with most Open Access funding requirements, all articles in DMCN become free to read twelve months after publication. October 2017 is the latest issue to become freely available.

Virtual Issues: Dr Michael Aiona from Shriners Hospitals for Children — Portland, OR, introduces our latest VI on Orthopaedic Management of Cerebral Palsy.

60 years of DMCN: DMCN turns 60 this year! To celebrate we will pick one key paper per year and make it free to read. Have a look at the papers we have selected so far here.


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Forthcoming Events:

See us at the following meetings:


The 72nd Annual Meeting of the AACPDM takes place 9-13 October 2018 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. Its theme is transformative journeys.


The International Child Neurology Congress 2018 on 15-18 November 2018 at the Hotel Grand Hyatt in Kalina, Mumbai, India.



The 13th European Paediatric Neurology Society Meeting will take place 17-21 September 2019 in Athens, Greece.

Featured Author:

Dr Hilary Cass - Rett Syndrome

Dr Hilary Cass - Rett Syndrome

Dr Hilary Cass reviews the recent Mac Keith Press publication: Rett Syndrome