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Pamela Wilson, M.D.


Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Contact

   Appointment Phone: 720-777-2806
   Fax:     720-777-7297
   E-mail: wilson.pamela@tchden.org

Affiliations
   The Children's Hospital

Board Certifications
   Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pediatrics

Pediatric Rehab, Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, Spina Bifida, Athletics in the Disabled, Sports Medicine in the Disabled

Activities

Ongoing Research Support

The Children’s Hospital Research Institute;  Denver, Colorado
Apolipoprotein E: A Major Predictor of Outcome in Pediatric Neurotrauma
Study to determine the role that Apolipoprotein E plays in pediatric traumatic brain and spinal cord injury.
Role: Co PI
11/1/02- 10/31-04

The Pediatric General Clinical Research Center, The  Children’s Hospital, Denver, Colorado
(NIH, NCRR MO1 RR00069-40; PI:  Richard D. Krugman, Program Director:  Ronald J. Sokol)
Subcontract grant award for:
A Pilot Study to Determine the Influence of the Apolipoprotein E Gene on Outcomes in Pediatric Neurotrauma
Study to determine the role that Apolipoprotein E plays in pediatric traumatic brain and spinal cord injury.
Role: Co PI
 11/1/02-10/31/04

Completed Research Support

Allergan Pharmaceuticals
Phase III, Multicenter, Placebo Controlled, Double Blinded Trial of Botulinum A on Children With Cerebral Palsy and Lower Extremity Spasticity
Study purpose was to evaluate the safety profile and efficacy of Botulinum Toxin A in Children with hemiplegic  and diplegic cerebral palsy. 
Role: Site coordinator
1998-1999

Allergan Pharmaceuticals
The Safety and Efficacy of Botulinum Toxin A in Children With Torticollis.
An open label study of Botulinum Toxin A for treatment of congenital muscular Torticollis.
Role: PI
2001-2002

Allergan Pharmaceuticals
The Safety and Efficacy of Botulinum Toxin A in Persistent External Rotation Contractures Associated With Brachial Plexus Lesions.
An open label study of Botulinum Toxin A measuring functional changes in children receiving treatment.
Role: PI
2001-2002

Medical School: University of Colorado Denver

Residency: University of Colorado Denver

Peer Reviewed Publications:

Wilson, P.E. and R.L. Washington, Pediatric wheelchair athletics: sports injuries and prevention. Paraplegia, 1993. 31(5): p. 330-7.

 

Book Chapters & Texts:

Wilson, PE., Pico, EL., Haas, R., Chapter: Pediatric Rehabilitation Principles and Practice, Editors: Michael A. Alexander, MD and Dennis J. Matthews, MD, Demos Medical Publishing:  New York 4th Edition, 2009 p. 199-230

Wilson, PE., Clayton, GH., Chapter 26: Rehabilitation Medicine. In: Hay WW, Levin, MJ, Sondheimer, JM, et al., eds.  Current Diagnosis & Treatment Pediatrics, 19th ed., New York: Mcgraw-Hill Medical; 2009

Wilson, PE., Clayton, GH. Sports and Disabilities. In: Moberg-Wolff, E., Editor: The Seventh Edition: Self-Directed Physiatric Education Program (SDPEP) 2009, AAPM&R Study Guide Focused Review.  (in press)

Wilson, PE., and Clayton, GH, Chapter 25: Rehabilitation and  Sports Medicine, in Current Pediatric Diagnosis and Treatment   Editors: W. Hay, A. Hayward., M. Levin, and J. Sondheimer, Lange Medical Books. McGraw Hill, New York 18th Edition 2007 p/ 806-821

Wilson, PE., and Clayton, GH., Chapter 26:  Rehabilitation in Current Pediatric Diagnosis   and Treatment  Editors: W. Hay, A. Hayward, M. Levin and J. Sondheimer, Lange Medical Books, McGraw Hill, New York, 18th Edition 2007 p. 821-830

Wilson, PE, Oleszek, J., Clayton, GH.  Pediatric Spinal Cord Tumors and Masses.  J. Spinal Cord Medicine 2007:30 Suppl 1:S15-20

Wilson, PE Lange, ML, and Mandac, B.R., Seating Evaluation and Wheelchair Prescription, Webb MD, e-Medicine, July 2006

Kirkwood, MW, Yeates, KO and Wilson, PE.,  Pediatric Sport-Related Concussion:  A Review of the Clinical Management of an Oft-Neglected Population, Pediatrics, Vol 117, P. 1359-1371, 2006

Oleszek, J. Chang, N., Apkon, SD, and Wilson, PE, Botulinum Toxin Type A in the Treatment of Children with Congenital Muscular Torticollis.  Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2005 Oct; 84(10):813-6.

Wilson, PE., and Clayton, GH Chapter 74 : Health Industry and Product Information , In Spinal Cord Medicine: Principles and Practice V. W. Lin, Editor, Demos: New York,p.987-993, 2002 (now in press)

Matthews, D.J. and P.E. Wilson, Cerebral Palsy, in Pediatric Rehabilitation, G. Molner and M. Alexander, Editors. 1999, Marley and Belfos: Philadelphia.

Wilson, P.E., Chapter 11: Manual Muscle Testing of Pediatric Patients, in Handbook of Manual Muscle Testing, N. Cutter and G. Kevorkian, Editors. 1999, McGraw-Hill: St. Louis.

Wilson, P.E. and D.J. Matthews, Chapter 2: Examination of the Pediatric Patient, in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, R. Braddom, Editor. 2000, W.B. Saunders: Philadelphia. p. 46-54.

Wilson, P.E., Recreation and Exercise for the Disabled Child, in Pediatric Rehabilitation, P. Turk, Editor. In Press, W.B. Saunders: Philadelphia.

Wilson, P.E. and G.H. Clayton, Health Industry and Product Information, in Spinal Cord Medicine: Principles and Practice, V.W. Lin, Editor. 2002, Demos: New York.

Wilson PE, Clayton GH. Chapter 26: Rehabilitation Medicine. In: Hay WW, Levin MJ, Sondheimer JM, et al., eds. Current Diagnosis & Treatment Pediatrics, 19th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2009.

 

Abstracts:

Molberg-Wolff, E.A., L.M. Stempien, and P.E. Wilson, Spina Bifida and Tethered Cord: Presentation and Outcome, in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 1996. p. 963.

Molberg-Wolff, E.A., L.M. Stempien, and P.E. Wilson, Recurrent Tethering of Spinal Cord Myelodysplasia, in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 1996. p. 964.

Wilson, P.E., L.M. Stempien, and D.J. Matthews, Treatment of Idiopathic Toe Walking with Botulinum Toxin A: A Report of 2 Cases, in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 1996. p. 964.

Wilson, P.E., et al., The Use of Botulinum Toxin A in Treating paraspinal Muscular Spasticity., in Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 1997. p. 33.

Wilson, P.E., L.M. Stempien, and D.J. Matthews, Use of Botulinum Toxin in the Upper and Lower Extremity: A One Year Experience, in Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 1997.

Grzesiak, J., et al., The Use of Botulinum Toxin Type A in the Treatment of Children With Congenital Muscular Torticollis, in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2002. p. 1642.

Jan, F.K. and P.E. Wilson, A Survey of Chronic Pain in the Pediatric Spinal Cord Injury Population, in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2002. p. 1674.

Peragine, J.M., P.E. Wilson, and S. Apkon, Juvenile Dermatomyositis: A Case Report, in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2002. p. 1675.

Wilson, P.E., et al., Use of Botulinum Toxin Type A as a Treatment for Limited External Rotation in Children with Brachial Plexus Injuries, in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2002. p. 1674.

Clayton, G., Wilson, P., McBride, L., Batton, K., Wathen, J., Winston, K.,  Effect of Apolipoprotein E. Genotype on Severity of  Injury and Functional Recovery in Pediatric Neurotrauma:  A Pilot Study.  (The Children's Hospital: Denver, Colorado)  Annual AAPM&R meeting 2005

Clayton, G., Dobyns, E., and Wilson, P., Pediatric Risk of Mortality Assessment in Critical Care and Correlation with Functional Outcomes.  (The Children's Hospital; Denver, Colorado)  AAPM&R meeting 2005.