Mac Keith Press

Mac Keith Press

Essential reading for health professionals and researchers

Mac Keith Press exists to improve the lives of disabled children by extending the knowledge and understanding of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology.

Extremely Preterm Birth and its Consequences

New book

Extremely Preterm Birth and its Consequences

Edited by Dammann, Leviton, O’Shea and Paneth

This presentation and exploration of the results from the ELGAN study will help clinicians to prevent adverse health outcomes and promote positive health for infants born preterm.

Improving Quality of Life for Individuals with Cerebral Palsy through Treatment of Gait Impairment

Free ebook available!

Improving Quality of Life for Individuals with Cerebral Palsy through Treatment of Gait Impairment

Edited by Tom F Novacheck and Michael H Schwartz

This publication establishes a framework to guide research efforts for the future and ensure meaningful progress.

Now EACCME® accredited!

New Child Neurology in Infancy Courses

Edited by Colin Kennedy

Mac Keith Press and the European Paediatric Neurology Society present two interactive online learning courses that support paediatric health professionals develop best clinical practice for all neurological problems in infancy.

Early Detection and Early Intervention in Developmental Motor Disorders

Just released!

Early Detection and Early Intervention in Developmental Motor Disorders

From Neuroscience to Participation

Provides practical clinical strategies to improve care of children with or at risk of developmental motor disorders (such as cerebral palsy or developmental co-ordination disorder).

Fragile X Syndrome and Premutation Disorders

Now published!

Fragile X Syndrome and Premutation Disorders

Edited by Randi J Hagerman and Paul J Hagerman

Offers clinicians and families a multidisciplinary approach in order to provide the best possible care for patients with Fragile X.

Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology

Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology

Journal metrics

2-Year Impact Factor: 4.406
5-Year Impact Factor: 4.311

Submission to first decision: 23 days
Acceptance to online publication: 52 days
Acceptance rate: 19%

Latest content

Check out the May 2021 issue now!

Editor's Choice
The Editor's Choice for the May issue is Participation predictors for leisure‐time physical activity intervention in children with cerebral palsy by Reedman et al.

Featured Podcast
Anjellica Chen discusses her paper Cerebral palsy in Canadian Indigenous children.


Watch other DMCN podcasts on YouTube or listen on Apple Podcasts.

Virtual Issues
In the latest Virtual Issue, we explore the theme: Developmental changes in paediatric neurodisability: from concepts to diagnostics and therapy, with an introduction by Mijna Hadders-Algra.

Letters to the Editor
The latest Letter to the Editor comes from Rathinam and Gupta: Paediatric neurorehabilitation: we must do better

Open Access
Compliant with most Open Access funding requirements, all articles in DMCN become free to read 12 months after publication. April 2020 is the latest issue to become freely available.

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Forthcoming Events:

Meet us at the following conferences

 

EACD

EACD Europe 2021 will take place virtually 27 May–10 June 2021.

AACPDM

The next AACPDM Annual Congress is October 6-9, 2021 in Quebec, QC, Canada.

AusACPDM/IAACD

‘Better Together’ 2022 Conference - 1 – 5 March 2022, Melbourne, Australia

EPNS

The EPNS Congress will be taking place in Glasgow 28 April–2 May 2022.

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New Child Neurology in Infancy Courses

New Child Neurology in Infancy Courses

Colin Kennedy and Coriene Catsman-Berrevoets discuss our new courses on Child Neurology in Infancy