Mac Keith Press

Mac Keith Press

Publisher of child neurology books and the journal DMCN since 1959

Of interest to researchers, health professionals and all involved in the care of children and young people with neurodevelopmental conditions

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

Movement Difficulties in Developmental Disorders: Practical Guidelines for Assessment and Management

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Movement Difficulties in Developmental Disorders: Practical Guidelines for Assessment and Management

By David Sugden and Michael Wade

This book presents the latest evidence-based approaches to assessing and managing movement disorders in children.

ICF: A Hands-on Approach for Clinicians and Families

Essential Reading!

ICF: A Hands-on Approach for Clinicians and Families

Edited by Olaf Kraus de Camargo, Liane Simon, Gabriel M Ronen and Peter L Rosenbaum

An accessible practical guide that introduces the ICF to professionals working with children with disabilities and their families.

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

New Edition!

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.

Neuromuscular Disorders in Children

Just Published!

Neuromuscular Disorders in Children: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Management

Nicolas Deconinck and Nathalie Goemans

Your one-stop resource on best practice in the management of the most frequent neuromuscular disorders in children and the key body functions affected by them.

Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology

Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology

September 2019: Volume 61, Issue 9

2018 Impact Factor data: Our 2-Year Impact Factor increased again this year to 3.532 and our 5-Year Impact Factor is up to 4.118.

Check out the September issue now!

Editor's Choice for September: Hand Assessment for Infants: normative reference values by Linda Ek et al.

Featured Podcast: Bernard Dan speaks to Jaime Slaughter-Acey from the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota about Bernard’s editorial in the July 2019 issue of Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology: ‘What does race mean in neurodisability studies?’.


Watch DMCN podcasts on YouTube, or subscribe on iTunes.

Letters to the Editor: The latest Letter to the Editor comes from Susan Harris who highlights tools that can be used in primary care settings to refer infants for diagnostic assessment of cerebral palsy.

Open Access: Compliant with most Open Access funding requirements, all articles in DMCN become free to read twelve months after publication. August 2018 is the latest issue to become freely available.

Virtual Issues: Dr Ian Male from the British Academy of Childhood Disability introduces our latest VI on New Technologies in Paediatric Neurodisability.

60 years of DMCN: DMCN turned 60 in 2018! To celebrate, we picked one key paper per year from inauguration and made it free to read. Have a look at the papers we selected here.

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Forthcoming Events:

Meet us at the following events

EPNS

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

AACPDM

The 73rd Annual Meeting of the AACPDM and the 2nd Triannual Meeting of the IAACD takes place 18-21 September 2019, Anaheim, California, USA. Its theme is 'Knowledge Without Borders'.

BPNA

The 2020 BPNA Annual Conference (#BPNA2020) will take place on 29-31 January 2020 in Belfast, UK.

AusACPDM

Head for Perth for the Australasian Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine's next conference, 11-14 March 2020 and be a Visionary!

BACD

The 2020 BACD annual scientific meeting will take place on Friday 13 March 2020, in Sheffield, and will focus on Sensory Impairment.

ICNA

16th International Child Neurology Congress - announcement coming soon!

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ICF: A Hands on Approach for Clinicians and Families

ICF: A Hands on Approach for Clinicians and Families

Peter Rosenbaum and Bernard Dan discuss the recent Mac Keith Press publication ICF: A Hands on Approach for Clinicians and Families.