Clinical Associate Professor Michael Kohn

Clinical Associate Professor
Paediatrics & Child Health, Children's Hospital, Westmead

C29 - Children's Hospital Westmead
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: 02 9845 2446
F: 02 98452517
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Publications

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2013

   
  • Nguyen, B., Shrewsbury, V., O'Connor, J., Steinbeck, K., Hill, A., Shah, S., Kohn, M., Torvaldsen, S., Baur, L. (2013), Two-year outcomes of an adjunctive telephone coaching and electronic contact intervention for adolescent weight-loss maintenance: the Loozit randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Obesity. 37(3), 468-472. [Abstract]
  • Garnett, S., Gow, M., Ho, M., Baur, L., Noakes, M., Woodhead, H., Broderick, C., Burrell, S., Chisholm, K., Halim, J., De, S., Steinbeck, K., Srinivasan, S., Ambler, G., Kohn, M., Cowell, C. (2013), Optimal Macronutrient Content of the Diet for Adolescents With Prediabetes; RESIST a Randomised Control Trial. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 98(5), 2116-2125. [Abstract]
  • Haas, V., Stark, D., Kohn, M., Muller, M., Clarke, S., Blumenthal, C., Briody, J., Madden, S., Gaskin, K. (2013), Evaluation of methods to assess reduced body fat in patients with anorexia nervosa. Journal of the American College of Nutrition. 32(1), 2-10. [Abstract]
  • Tsang, T., Kohn, M., Chow, C., Singh, M. (2013), Self-perception and attitude toward physical activity in overweight/obese adolescents: the "martial fitness" study. Research in Sports Medicine. 21(1), 37-51. [Abstract]
  • Clarke, S., Kohn, M. (2013), Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. In: Youth Health and Adolescent Medicine. (pp.89-103).Australia: IP Communicatons.
  • Kohn, M., Erickson, D. (2013), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In: A Clinical Handbook in Adolescent Medicine. (pp.407-420).United States: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Jacobson, M., Kohn, M. (2013), Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Atherosclerosis. In: A Clinical Handbook in Adolescent Medicine. (pp.685-696).United States: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Kohn, M., Madden, S., Clarke, S., Anderson, G. (2013), Eating disorders in adolescents. In: Youth Health and Adolescent Medicine. (pp.272-293).Australia: IP Communicatons.
  • Ho, M., Gow, M., Halim, J., Chisholm, K., Baur, L., Noakes, M., Steinbeck, K., Kohn, M., Cowell, C., Garnett, S. (2013), Effect of a prescriptive dietary intervention on psychological dimensions of eating behavior in obese adolescents. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 10(1), 119. [Abstract]
  • Wallis, A., Alford, C., Hanson, A., Titterton, J., Madden, S., Kohn, M. (2013), Innovations in Maudsley family-based treatment for anorexia nervosa at the Children's Hospital at Westmead: A family admission programme. Journal of Family Therapy. 35(Suppl1), 68-81.

2012

   
  • Wu, K., Kohn, M., Turner, A., Sillence, D. (2012), A common presentation of a rare genetic disorder clinically mimicking primary myopathy. Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews. 23(2), 393-403. [Abstract]
  • Ellison, R., Rhodes, P., Madden, S., Miskovic, J., Wallis, A., Baillie, A., Kohn, M., Touyz, S. (2012), Do the components of manualized family-based treatment for anorexia nervosa predict weight gain?. International Journal of Eating Disorders. 45(4), 609-614. [Abstract]
  • van Wyk, G., Hazell, P., Kohn, M., Granger, R., Walton, R. (2012), How oppositionality, inattention, and hyperactivity affect response to atomoxetine versus methylphenidate: a pooled meta-analysis. Journal of Attention Disorders. 16(4), 314-324. [Abstract]
  • Nguyen, B., Shrewsbury, V., O'Connor, J., Steinbeck, K., Lee, A., Hill, A., Shah, S., Kohn, M., Torvaldsen, S., Baur, L. (2012), Twelve-month outcomes of the loozit randomized controlled trial: a community-based healthy lifestyle program for overweight and obese adolescents. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. 166(2), 170-177. [Abstract]
  • Kohn, M., Tsang, T., Clarke, S. (2012), Efficacy and Safety of Atomoxetine in the Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Clinical Medicine Insights: Pediatrics. 6, 95-162.
  • Nguyen, B., McGregor, K., O'Connor, J., Shrewsbury, V., Lee, A., Steinbeck, K., Hill, A., Shah, S., Kohn, M., Baur, L. (2012), Recruitment challenges and recommendations for adolescent obesity trials. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 48(1), 38-43. [Abstract]

2011

   
  • Hazell, P., Kohn, M., Dickson, R., Walton, R., Granger, R., van Wyk, G. (2011), Core ADHD Symptom Improvement With Atomoxetine Versus Methylphenidate: A Direct Comparison Meta-Analysis. Journal of attention disorders. 15(8), 674-83. [Abstract]
  • Kohn, M., Madden, S., Clarke, S. (2011), Refeeding in anorexia nervosa: increased safety and efficiency through understanding the pathophysiology of protein calorie malnutrition. Current opinion in pediatrics. 23(4), 390-4. [Abstract]
  • Shrewsbury, V., Nguyen, B., O'Connor, J., Steinbeck, K., Lee, A., Hill, A., Shah, S., Kohn, M., Torvaldsen, S., Baur, L. (2011), Short-term outcomes of community-based adolescent weight management: The Loozit® Study. BMC Pediatrics. 11, 13. [Abstract]
  • Hatch, A., Madden, S., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Touyz, S., Gordon, E., Williams, L. (2011), Eeg in adolescent anorexia nervosa: Impact of refeeding and weight gain. The International journal of eating disorders. 44, 65-75. [Abstract]
  • Tsang, T., Kohn, M., Hermens, D., Clarke, S., Clark, C., Efron, D., Cranswick, N., Lamb, C., Williams, L. (2011), A randomized controlled trial investigation of a non-stimulant in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ACTION): Rationale and design. Trials. 12, 77. [Abstract]

2010

   
  • Williams, L., Tsang, T., Clarke, S., Kohn, M. (2010), An ‘integrative neuroscience’ perspective on ADHD: linking cognition, emotion, brain and genetic measures with implications for clinical support. Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics. 10(10), 1607-1621. [Abstract]
  • Haas, V., Gaskin, K., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Müller, M. (2010), Different thermic effects of leptin in adolescent females with varying body fat content. Clinical nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland). 29(5), 639-45. [Abstract]
  • Hatch, A., Madden, S., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Touyz, S., Gordon, E., Williams, L. (2010), Emotion brain alterations in anorexia nervosa: a candidate biological marker and implications for treatment. Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience. 35(4), 267-274. [Abstract]
  • Hatch, A., Madden, S., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Touyz, S., Gordon, E., Williams, L. (2010), In first presentation adolescent anorexia nervosa, do cognitive markers of underweight status change with weight gain following a refeeding intervention?. The International journal of eating disorders. 43(4), 295-306. [Abstract]
  • Hatch, A., Madden, S., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Touyz, S., Williams, L. (2010), Anorexia nervosa: towards an integrative neuroscience model. European Eating Disorders Review. 18(3), 165-179. [Abstract]
  • Williams, L., Hermens, D., Thein, T., Clark, C., Cooper, N., Clarke, S., Lamb, C., Gordon, E., Kohn, M. (2010), Using brain-based cognitive measures to support clinical decisions in ADHD. Pediatric Neurology. 42(2), 118-126. [Abstract]
  • Tsang, T., Kohn, M., Chow, C., Fiatarone Singh, M. (2010), Kung fu training improves physical fitness measures in overweight/obese adolescents: the "martial fitness" study. Journal of Obesity. 2010, 672751. [Abstract]
  • Kornman, K., Shrewsbury, V., Chou, A., Nguyen, B., Lee, A., O'Connor, J., Steinbeck, K., Hill, A., Kohn, M., Shah, S., Baur, L. (2010), Electronic Therapeutic Contact for Adolescent Weight Management: The Loozit((R)) Study. Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association. 16(6), 678-85. [Abstract]
  • Garnett, S., Baur, L., Noakes, M., Steinbeck, K., Woodhead, H., Burrell, S., Chisholm, K., Broderick, C., Parker, R., De, S., Shrinivasan, S., Hopley, L., Hendrie, G., Ambler, G., Kohn, M., Cowell, C. (2010), Researching Effective Strategies to Improve Insulin Sensitivity in Children and Teenagers - RESIST. A randomised control trial investigating the effects of two different diets on insulin sensitivity in young people with insulin resistance and/or pre-diabetes. BMC Public Health. 10, 575. [Abstract]

2009

   
  • Soh, N., Touyz, S., Dobbins, T., Surgenor, L., Clarke, S., Kohn, M., Lee, E., Leow, V., Rieger, E., Ung, K., Walter, G. (2009), Nutrition knowledge in young women with eating disorders in Australia and Singapore: A pilot study. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 43(12), 1178-1184. [Abstract]
  • Tsang, T., Briody, J., Kohn, M., Chow, C., Singh, M. (2009), Abdominal fat assessment in adolescents using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism. 22(9), 781-794. [Abstract]
  • Madden, S., Morris, A., Zurynski, Y., Kohn, M., Elliot, E. (2009), Burden of eating disorders in 5-13-year-old children in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia. 190(8), 410-414. [Abstract]
  • Haas, V., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Allen, J., Madden, S., Müller, M., Gaskin, K. (2009), Body composition changes in female adolescents with anorexia nervosa. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 89(4), 1005-1010. [Abstract]
  • Wallis, A., Rhodes, P., Kohn, M., Madden, S. (2009), The family based treatment of anorexia nervosa at Children's Hospital, Westmead: implementation, experience and practice challenges. In: Challenges in Adolescent Health: An Australian Perspective. (pp.141-152).United States: Nova Science Publishers.
  • Soh, N., Touyz, S., A Dobbins, T., Clarke, S., Kohn, M., Lee, E., Leow, V., Ung, K., Walter, G. (2009), The relationship between skinfold thickness and body mass index in North European Caucasian and East Asian women with anorexia nervosa: Implications for diagnosis and management. European eating disorders review : the journal of the Eating Disorders Association. 17(1), 31-9. [Abstract]
  • Tracey W, T., Kohn, M., Chow, C., Fiatarone Singh, M. (2009), A randomised placebo-exercise controlled trial of Kung Fu training for improvements in body composition in overweight/obese adolescents: the "Martial Fitness" study. Journal of Sport Science and Medicine. 8(1), 97-106.
  • Shrewsbury, V., O'Connor, J., Steinbeck, K., Stevenson, K., Lee, A., Hill, A., Kohn, M., Shah, S., Torvaldsen, S., Baur, L. (2009), A randomised controlled trial of a community-based healthy lifestyle program for overweight and obese adolescents: the Loozit study protocol. BMC Public Health. 9(0), 119. [Abstract]
  • Sawyer, A., Clark, C., Keage, H., Moores, K., Clarke, S., Kohn, M., Gordon, E. (2009), Cognitive and electroencephalographic disturbances in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and sleep problems: New insights. Psychiatry Research. 170(2-3), 183-191. [Abstract]

2008

   
  • Soh, N., Touyz, S., Dobbins, T., Surgenor, L., Clarke, S., Kohn, M., Lee, E., Leow, V., Rieger, E., Ung, K., Walter, G. (2008), Cross-cultural differences in the macronutrient intakes of women with anorexia nervosa in Australia and Singapore. European Eating Disorders Review. 16(6), 427-435. [Abstract]
  • Tsang, T., Kohn, M., Chow, C., Singh, M. (2008), Health benefits of Kung Fu: A systematic review. Journal of sports sciences. 26(12), 1249-67. [Abstract]
  • Soh, N., Touyz, S., Dobbins, T., Surgenor, L., Clarke, S., Kohn, M., Lee, E., Leow, V., Rieger, E., Ung, K., Walter, G. (2008), Body image disturbance in young North European and East Asian women with and without eating disorders in Australia and in Singapore. European Eating Disorders Review. 16, 287-296. [Abstract]
  • Williams, L., Hermens, D., Palmer, D., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Keage, H., Clark, C., Gordon, E. (2008), Misinterpreting emotional expressions in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: evidence for a neural marker and stimulant effects. Biological Psychiatry. 63(10), 917-926. [Abstract]
  • Keage, H., Clark, C., Hermens, D., Williams, L., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Lamb, C., Crewther, D., Gordon, E. (2008), ERP indices of working memory updating in AD/HD: differential aspects of development, subtype, and medication. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology. 25(1), 32-41. [Abstract]
  • Keage, H., Clark, C., Hermens, D., Williams, L., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Lamb, C., Crewther, D., Gordon, E. (2008), Putative biomarker of working memory systems development during childhood and adolescence. Neuroreport. 19(2), 197-201. [Abstract]
  • Alexander, D., Hermens, D., Keage, H., Clark, C., Williams, L., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Lamb, C., Gordon, E. (2008), Event-related wave activity in the EEG provides new marker of ADHD. Clinical Neurophysiology. 119(1), 163-179. [Abstract]
  • Gunstad, J., Spitznagel, M., Paul, R., Cohen, R., Kohn, M., Luyster, F., Clark, R., Williams, L., Gordon, E. (2008), Body mass index and neuropsychological function in healthy children and adolescents. Appetite. 50(2-3), 246-251. [Abstract]
  • O'Connor, J., Steinbeck, K., Hill, A., Booth, M., Kohn, M., Shah, S., Baur, L. (2008), Evaluation of a community-based weight management program for overweight and obese adolescents: The Loozit study. Nutrition & Dietetics. 65(2), 121-127. [Abstract]
  • Honey, A., Boughtwood, D., Clarke, S., Halse, C., Kohn, M., Madden, S. (2008), Support for parents of children with anorexia: what parents want. Eating Disorders. 16(1), 40-51. [Abstract]