Publications by authors named "Simona Fiori"

51Publications

Structural brain damage and visual disorders in children with cerebral palsy due to periventricular leukomalacia.

Neuroimage Clin 2020 11;28:102430. Epub 2020 Sep 11.

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris, Viale del Tirreno 331, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy.

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September 2020

Understanding the impact of bilateral brain injury in children with unilateral cerebral palsy.

Hum Brain Mapp 2020 Jul 5;41(10):2794-2807. Epub 2020 Mar 5.

CSIRO Health and Biosecurity, The Australian e-Health Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia.

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July 2020

A KCNQ2 Gene Mutation Associated With Non-familial Early Onset Seizures: Case Report and Revision of Literature Data.

Front Pediatr 2019 6;7:348. Epub 2019 Sep 6.

Division of Neonatology and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Santa Chiara Hospital, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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September 2019

Neural Plasticity after Congenital Brain Lesions.

Neural Plast 2019 2;2019:9154282. Epub 2019 May 2.

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Stella Maris Foundation, Pisa, Italy.

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January 2020

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) in Unilateral Cerebral Palsy: A Pilot Study of Motor Effect.

Neural Plast 2019 01;2019:2184398

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy.

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January 2019

Potentials of Ultrahigh-Field MRI for the Study of Somatosensory Reorganization in Congenital Hemiplegia.

Neural Plast 2018 25;2018:8472807. Epub 2018 Nov 25.

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy.

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March 2019

Assessing motor, visual and language function using a single 5-minute fMRI paradigm: three birds with one stone.

Brain Imaging Behav 2018 Dec;12(6):1775-1785

Department of Pediatric Neurology & Developmental Medicine, Children's Hospital, Tübingen, Germany.

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December 2018

Relationship between very early brain structure and neuromotor, neurological and neurobehavioral function in infants born <31 weeks gestational age.

Early Hum Dev 2018 02 23;117:74-82. Epub 2018 Jan 23.

Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, Centre for Children's Health Research, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.

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February 2018

Measuring neuroplasticity associated with cerebral palsy rehabilitation: An MRI based power analysis.

Int J Dev Neurosci 2017 May 24;58:17-25. Epub 2017 Jan 24.

The Australian e-Health Research Centre, CSIRO, Brisbane, Australia. Electronic address:

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May 2017

Spastic diplegia in preterm-born children: Executive function impairment and neuroanatomical correlates.

Res Dev Disabil 2017 Feb 7;61:116-126. Epub 2017 Jan 7.

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Stella Maris, Viale del Tirreno 331, 56128, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy; Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa, Via Savi 10, 56126, Pisa, Italy. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Neuroanatomical correlates of childhood apraxia of speech: A connectomic approach.

Neuroimage Clin 2016 4;12:894-901. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Stella Maris Foundation, Pisa, Italy.

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November 2017

Relationship between brain lesion characteristics and communication in preschool children with cerebral palsy.

Res Dev Disabil 2016 Nov 1;58:55-64. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, Centre for Children's Health Research, The University of Queensland, Australia.

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November 2016

Optimization of MRI-based scoring scales of brain injury severity in children with unilateral cerebral palsy.

Pediatr Radiol 2016 Feb 10;46(2):270-9. Epub 2015 Nov 10.

CSIRO Digital Productivity and Services Flagship, The Australian e-Health Research Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Level 5, UQ Health Sciences Building, Herston, QLD, 4029, Australia.

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February 2016

Behavioral and neurobiological correlates of childhood apraxia of speech in Italian children.

Brain Lang 2015 Nov 6;150:177-85. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

Dipartimento di Neuroscienze dell'Età Evolutiva, IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris, Viale del Tirreno 331, 56128 Pisa, Italy; Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Università di Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56126 Pisa, Italy.

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November 2015

Motor pathway degeneration in young ataxia telangiectasia patients: A diffusion tractography study.

Neuroimage Clin 2015 20;9:206-15. Epub 2015 Aug 20.

Digital Productivity Flagship/The Australian E-Health Research Centre, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Brisbane, Australia.

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April 2016

The need for improved brain lesion segmentation techniques for children with cerebral palsy: A review.

Int J Dev Neurosci 2015 Dec 21;47(Pt B):229-46. Epub 2015 Sep 21.

CSIRO Digital Productivity and Services Flagship, The Australian e-Health Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia.

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December 2015

Navigation strategies as revealed by error patterns on the Magic Carpet test in children with cerebral palsy.

Front Psychol 2015 8;6:880. Epub 2015 Jul 8.

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris Calambrone, Italy ; Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa Pisa, Italy.

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July 2015

Is one motor cortex enough for two hands?

Dev Med Child Neurol 2015 Oct 22;57(10):977-80. Epub 2015 Jun 22.

IRCCS Stella Maris Foundation, Pisa, Italy.

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October 2015

Plasticity following early-life brain injury: Insights from quantitative MRI.

Semin Perinatol 2015 Mar;39(2):141-6

SMILE, Department of Developmental Neuroscience, Stella Maris Scientific Institute, Via dei Giacinti 2, 56018 Calambrone, Pisa, Italy; Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy. Electronic address:

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March 2015

Cognitive strategies for locomotor navigation in normal development and cerebral palsy.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2015 Apr;57 Suppl 2:31-6

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, Stella Maris Scientific Institute, Pisa, Italy.

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April 2015

Corticopontocerebellar Connectivity Disruption in Congenital Hemiplegia.

Neurorehabil Neural Repair 2015 Oct 22;29(9):858-66. Epub 2015 Jan 22.

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, IRCCS Stella Maris, Pisa, Italy Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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October 2015

Altered corticomotor-cerebellar integrity in young ataxia telangiectasia patients.

Mov Disord 2014 Sep 17;29(10):1289-98. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Australia.

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September 2014

Congenital mirror movements: mutational analysis of RAD51 and DCC in 26 cases.

Neurology 2014 Jun 7;82(22):1999-2002. Epub 2014 May 7.

From INSERM, U 975, and CNRS 7225-CRICM (A.M., C.D., O.T., D.B., I.L., M.V., A.B., E.R.), Département de Neurologie (A.M., M.V., E.R.), Fédération de Génétique, Département de Génétique et de Cytogénétique (C.D., A.B.), Banque d'ADN et de cellules (I.L.), Department of Biostatistics (J.-L.G.), and Centre d'Investigation Clinique Pitié Neurosciences 1422 (E.R.), Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, AP-HP, Paris; Université Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris-6 (A.M., C.D., M.V., A.B., E.R.), UMR_S 975, Paris; Laboratoire de Génétique (F.R.), Groupe hospitalier Lariboisière-Fernand Widal, AP-HP, Paris; INSERM UMR_S740 (F.R.), Université Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Paris, France; Unit of Neurology (M.C., A.B.), Florence Health Authority, Italy; Génétique Médicale (P.B.), CHU Paris Nord, Hôpital Jean Verdier, Bondy, France; Department of Human Genetics (J.W.), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany; Institute of Neurogenetics (A.W.), University of Lübeck, Germany; Service de Neuropédiatrie (D.D.), Hôpital Trousseau, AP-HP, Paris, France; Unit of Neurology (M.R.), Villa Sofia-Cervello Hospital, Palermo; Department of Neuroscience (S.R.), Section of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria of Siena, Italy; Neurologie et Pathologie du Mouvement (L.D.), Neurologie A, Hopital Salengro, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, EA 1046, Lille, France; Pediatric Neurology and Metabolism (L.D.M.), Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Belgium; James J. and Joan A. Gardner Family Center for Parkinson's disease and Movement Disorders (A.J.E.), University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH; IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris (S.F.), Calambrone, Pisa, Italy; Department of Neurology (S.K.), University Hospital Würzburg, Germany; Service de Génétique Clinique (C.Q.), Hôpital Sud, Rennes, France; Institute for Human Genetics (S.R.-S.), Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Germany; Service de Génétique (G.P.), CHU Clémenceau, Caen, F

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June 2014

Quantitative comparison of cortical and deep grey matter in pathological subtypes of unilateral cerebral palsy.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2014 Oct 19;56(10):968-75. Epub 2014 Apr 19.

The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Qld, Australia; Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, Brisbane School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Qld, Australia.

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October 2014

The expanding clinical and genetic spectrum of ATP1A3-related disorders.

Neurology 2014 Mar 12;82(11):945-55. Epub 2014 Feb 12.

From the Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (H.R., A.O., P.H., L.S., R.S., J.G., K.B.), Division of Pediatric Neurology, University Medical Center Göttingen, Georg August University; Department of Pediatrics (M.B.), Hospital Dritter Orden, Munich, Germany; Departments of Pediatric Neurology (I.C.), Hospital Maria Pia do Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Portugal; 4IRCCS Stella Maris (S.F.), Calambrone, Pisa; Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine (S.F.), University of Pisa, Italy; Neurogenetics Unit (C.M.L.), Department of Neurology, School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil; and Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (S.S.), Ottawa, Canada.

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March 2014

Reduced integrity of sensorimotor projections traversing the posterior limb of the internal capsule in children with congenital hemiparesis.

Res Dev Disabil 2014 Feb 30;35(2):250-60. Epub 2013 Nov 30.

The University of Queensland, Centre of Clinical Research, Brisbane, Australia; ICT - Australian e-Health Research Centre, CSIRO, Brisbane, Australia.

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February 2014

Reorganization of visual fields after periventricular haemorrhagic infarction: potentials and limitations.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2013 Nov;55 Suppl 4:23-6

Department of Developmental Neuroscience, Stella Maris Scientific Institute, Pisa, Italy.

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November 2013

Body knowledge in brain-damaged children: a double-dissociation in self and other's body processing.

Neuropsychologia 2012 Jan 25;50(1):181-8. Epub 2011 Nov 25.

Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat, 40127 Bologna, Italy.

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January 2012