Thomas S Webb

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Thirty adults with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) were compared with 30 adults with non-specific learning disability matched for age, sex and severity of mental retardation. Maladaptive behaviour was assessed with the Aberrant Behavior Checklist (ABC), a 58-item structured interview which rates behaviours from 0 (not a problem) to 3 (severe problem) and which(More)
Previous studies have demonstrated that maladaptive behaviours are common amongst adults with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). Case reports have also previously demonstrated that psychosis can occur amongst adults with PWS. The present study was undertaken in order to gain a better understanding of the psychopathology of the psychosis of PWS. Twenty-three out(More)
Background Spina bifida affects one out of every 1200 to 1400 live births each year in the United States. Secondary conditions related to the level of the SB lesion (LOL) such as incontinence, skin breakdown, obesity, pain, and ortho-pedic problems (e.g., scoliosis) are common. The purpose of this presentation is to address the following questions: 1) What(More)
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