Mac Keith Press
The premier developmental medicine and child neurology publisher
Mac Keith Press was founded by Ronnie Mac Keith in 1959 to improve the lives of disabled children, their families and carers by extending the knowledge and understanding of the fields of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology. We are an independent, registered charity and funded by the sale of our publications.Read more
Latest in Mac Keith Press News:
New Impact Factor for DMCN
We are delighted to confirm that DMCN has been awarded a new impact factor of 5.449 (2yr) and 5.366 (5r)! This fantastic score is the result of the incredible work by the DMCN team and the groundbreaking research that the journal supports.Read more
New publication from Mac Keith Press:
Gross Motor Function Measure (GMFM-66 & GMFM-88) User’s Manual 3rd Edition
The third edition of the GMFM User's Manual is available in print and eBook now! The new edition has built upon the information contained in the original 2002 and 2013 publications, with new insights and an Appendix on the updated version of the Gross Motor Ability Estimator scoring program (GMAE-3), which is available through the GMFM App+Read more
Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology:
Check out the latest issue, Volume 63, Issue 8!
Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology (DMCN) has defined the field of paediatric neurology and neurodisability for over 60 years, and is one of the world’s leading journals in the whole field of paediatrics. The high quality of published articles is maintained by expert review, including independent statistical assessment, before acceptance.Read more
Recent Publication from Mac Keith Press:
Extremely Preterm Birth and its Consequences: The ELGAN Study
The ELGAN Study was the largest and most comprehensive multicentre study ever completed for this population of babies born before 28 weeks’ gestation. The authors’ presentation and exploration of the results of the research will help clinicians to prevent adverse health outcomes and promote positive health for these children.Read more
Mac Keith Press Courses:
Principles of Child Neurology in Infancy & Clinical Practice of Child Neurology in Infancy
Mac Keith Press and the European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) present two interactive online learning courses that support paediatric health professionals develop best clinical practice for all neurological problems in infancy.Read more
Recent Publication from Mac Keith Press:
Early Detection and Early Intervention in Developmental Motor Disorders: From Neuroscience to Participation
The latest from bestselling author Mijna Hadders-Algra.Read more
Critically ill infants in the newborn period are at high risk of developmental motor disorders. Mijna Hadders-Algra comprehensively addresses how best to detect which infants will be later diagnosed and how best to enact early intervention...
Mac Keith Press exists to improve the lives of disabled children by extending the knowledge and understanding of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology through our publications: the monthly journal Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, books , courses and other resources in related subject areas. These are of interest to researchers, health professionals, clinicians, therapists, parents and all involved in the care of children and young people with neurodevelopmental conditions, as well as those with lived experience.
How we help
We publish a programme of books that extend the knowledge and understanding of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology.They are of interest to researchers, health professionals, clinicians, therapists, parents and all involved in the care of children and young people with neurodevelopmental conditions. All are available for purchase directly from this website.
Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology (DMCN) has defined the field of paediatric neurology and neurodisability for over 60 years, and is one of the world’s leading journals in the whole field of paediatrics. DMCN is of interest to researchers, all health professionals concerned with developmental disability and child neurology, and others involved with the care of children and young people.
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