Associate Professor Craig Munns

Staff Specialist - Endocrinology
Paediatrics & Child Health, Children's Hospital, Westmead

Telephone +61 2 9845 3200
Fax +61 2 9845 3170

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Research interests

Improving the bone health, physical abilities and quality of life of children with musculoskeletal disorders through innovative diagnostics and therapies.

Selected grants

2013

  • Clinical Characteristics of Children with Generalised Joint Hypermobility; Nicholson L, Pacey V, Tofts L, Munns C; Arthritis Australia/Project Grants.

2010

  • Bisphosphonate Treatment of childhood femoral head avascular necrosis due to Perthes disease; Cowell C, Little D, Munns C, Foster B, Zacharin M; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Baseline Survey on the Oral Health of Children on IV Bisphosphonates.; Bhatt R, Blinkhorn A, Hibbert S, Munns C; Australian Dental Research Foundation/Research Support.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Munns, C. (2013). Adolescent Bone Health. In Kate Steinbeck, Michael Kohn (Eds.), A Clinical Handbook in Adolescent Medicine: A Guide for Health Professionals Who Work with Adolescents and Young Adults, (pp. 479-490). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.

Journals

  • Biggin, A., Briody, J., Ormshaw, E., Wong, K., Bennetts, B., Munns, C. (2014). Fracture during Intravenous Bisphosphonate Treatment in a Child with Osteogenesis Imperfecta: An Argument for a More Frequent, Low-Dose Treatment Regimen. Hormone Research in Paediatrics, 81(3), 204-210. [More Information]
  • Bishop, N., Arundel, P., Clark, E., Dimitri, P., Farr, J., Jones, G., Makitie, O., Munns, C., Shaw, N. (2014). Fracture Prediction and the Definition of Osteoporosis in Children and Adolescents: The ISCD 2013 Pediatric Official Positions. Journal of Clinical Densitometry: Assessment of Skeletal Health, 17(2), 275-280. [More Information]
  • Pacey, V., Adams, R., Tofts, L., Munns, C., Nicholson, L. (2014). Joint hypermobility syndrome subclassification in paediatrics: A factor analytic approach. Archives of Disease in Childhood, Article in Press(DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2013-305304). [More Information]
  • Lazarus, S., McInerney-Leo, A., McKenzie, F., Baynam, G., Broley, S., Cavan, B., Munns, C., Pruijs, H., Sillence, D., Terhal, P., et al (2014). The IFITM5 mutation c.-14C > T results in an elongated transcript expressed in human bone; and causes varying phenotypic severity of osteogenesis imperfecta type V. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 15(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Bhatt, R., Hibbert, S., Munns, C. (2014). The use of bisphosphonates in children: Review of the literature and guidelines for dental management. Australian Dental Journal, 59(1), 9-19. [More Information]
  • Yap, C., Cheung, N., Gunton, J., Athayde, N., Munns, C., Duke, A., McLean, M. (2014). Vitamin D Supplementation and the Effects on Glucose Metabolism During Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Diabetes Care, 37(7), 1837-1844. [More Information]
  • Biggin, A., Briody, J., Ramjan, K., Middleton, A., Waugh, M., Munns, C. (2013). Evaluation of bone mineral density and morphology using pQCT in children after spinal cord injury. Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 16(6), 391-397. [More Information]
  • Pacey, V., Tofts, L., Adams, R., Munns, C., Nicholson, L. (2013). Exercise in children with joint hypermobility syndrome and knee pain: a randomised controlled trial comparing exercise into hypermobile versus neutral knee extension. Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal, 11(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Alcausin, M., Briody, J., Pacey, V., Ault, J., McQuade, M., Bridge, C., Engelbert, R., Sillence, D., Munns, C. (2013). Intravenous Pamidronate Treatment in Children with Moderate-to-Severe Osteogenesis Imperfecta Started under Three Years of Age. Hormone Research in Paediatrics, 79(6), 333-340. [More Information]
  • Ooi, H., Briody, J., Biggin, A., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2013). Intravenous Zoledronic Acid Given Every 6 Months in Childhood Osteoporosis. Hormone Research in Paediatrics, 80(3), 179-184. [More Information]
  • O'Keefe, K., Orr, R., Huang, P., Selvadurai, H., Cooper, P., Munns, C., Fiatarone Singh, M. (2013). The effect of whole body vibration exposure on muscle function in children with cystic fibrosis: a pilot efficacy trial. Journal of Clinical Medicine Research, 5(3), 205-216. [More Information]
  • Rana, M., Munns, C., Selvadurai, H., Briody, J., Craig, M. (2013). The impact of dysglycaemia on bone mineral accrual in young people with cystic fibrosis. Clinical Endocrinology, 78(1), 36-42. [More Information]
  • Padhye, B., Dalla-Pozza, L., Little, D., Munns, C. (2013). Use of Zoledronic Acid for Treatment of Chemotherapy Related Osteonecrosis in Children and Adolescents: A Retrospective Analysis. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 60(9), 1539-1545. [More Information]
  • Paxton, G., Teale, G., Nowson, C., Mason, R., McGrath, J., Thompson, M., Siafarikas, A., Rodda, C., Munns, C. (2013). Vitamin D and health in pregnancy, infants, children and adolescents in Australia and New Zealand: a position statement. Medical Journal of Australia, 198(3), 142-143. [More Information]
  • Wang, C., Dowling, J., North, K., Schroth, M., Sejersen, T., Shapiro, F., Bellini, J., Weiss, H., Guillet, M., Amburgey, K., Clarke, N., Fitzgerald, D., Munns, C., Rose, K., et al (2012). Consensus statement on standard of care for congenital myopathies. Journal of Child Neurology, 27(3), 363-382. [More Information]
  • Munns, C., Simm, P., Rodda, C., Garnett, S., Zacharin, M., Ward, L., Geddes, J., Cherain, S., Zurynski, Y., Cowell, C. (2012). Incidence of vitamin D deficiency rickets among Australian children: an Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit study. Medical Journal of Australia, 196(7), 466-468. [More Information]
  • Cho, Y., Tchan, M., Roy, B., Halliday, R., Wilson, M., Dutt, S., Siew, S., Munns, C., Howard, N. (2012). Recombinant Parathyroid Hormone Therapy for Severe Neonatal Hypoparathyroidism. The Journal of Pediatrics, 160(2), 345-348. [More Information]
  • Joseph, D., Hemmens, V., Munns, C. (2012). Stability of Oral Cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) Liquid Formulations in Olive Oil. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 42(3), 213-217.
  • Ooi, H., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Munns, C. (2012). Zoledronic acid improves bone mineral density in paediatric spinal cord injury. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 27(7), 1536-1540. [More Information]
  • Rana, M., Munns, C., Selvadurai, H., Simonds, S., Cooper, P., Woodhead, H., Hameed, S., Verge, C., Lafferty, A., Crock, P., Craig, M. (2011). Increased detection of cystic-fibrosis-related diabetes in Australia. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 96(9), 823-826. [More Information]
  • Isaacs, D., Tobin, B., Hamblin, J., Slaytor, E., Donaghue, K., Munns, C., Kilham, H. (2011). Managing ethically questionable parental requests: Growth suppression and manipulation of puberty. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 47(9), 581-584. [More Information]
  • Bridge, P., Pocock, N., Nguyen, T., Munns, C., Cowell, C., Forwood, N., Thompson, M. (2011). Validation of Longitudinal DXA Changes in Body Composition From Pre- to Mid-Adolescence Using MRI as Reference. Journal of Clinical Densitometry: Assessment of Skeletal Health, 14(3), 340-347. [More Information]
  • Sim, P., Johannesen, J., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Hsu, B., Bridge, C., Little, D., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2011). Zoledronic acid improves bone mineral density, reduces bone turnover and improves skeletal architecture over 2 years of treatment in children with secondary osteoporosis. Bone, 49(5), 939-943. [More Information]
  • Rana, M., Munns, C., Selvadurai, H., Donaghue, K., Craig, M. (2010). Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes in children-gaps in the evidence? Nature Reviews Endocrinology, 6(7), 371-378. [More Information]
  • Pacey, V., Nicholson, L., Adams, R., Munn, J., Munns, C. (2010). Generalized Joint Hypermobility and Risk of Lower Limb Joint Injury During Sport: A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Sports Medicine, 38(7), 1487-1497. [More Information]
  • Birke, O., Schindeler, A., Ramachandran, M., Cowell, C., Munns, C., Bellemore, M., Little, D. (2010). Preliminary experience with the combined use of recombinant bone morphogenetic protein and bisphosphonates in the treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics, 4(6), 507-517. [More Information]
  • David-Vizcarra, G., Briody, J., Ault, J., Fietz, M., Fletcher, J., Savarirayan, R., Wilson, M., McGill, J., Edwards, M., Munns, C., Sillence, D., et al (2010). The natural history and osteodystrophy of mucolipidosis types II and III. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 46(6), 316-322. [More Information]
  • Simmons, P., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Munns, C. (2010). The successful use of pamidronate in an 11-year-old girl with complex regional pain syndrome: response to treatment demonstrated by serial peripheral quantitative computerised tomographic scans. Bone, 46(4), 885-888. [More Information]
  • Ramjan, K., Roscioli, T., Rutsch, F., Sillence, D., Munns, C. (2009). Generalized arterial calcification of infancy: treatment with bisphosphonates. Nature clinical practice: Endocrinology and metabolism, 5(3), 167-172. [More Information]
  • Cross, S., Dalla-Pozza, L., Munns, C. (2009). Hypercalcemia and osteoblastic lesions induced by 13-Cis-retinoic acid mimicking relapsed neuroblastoma. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 53(4), 666-668. [More Information]
  • Bridge, P., Pocock, N., Nguyen, T., Munns, C., Cowell, C., Thompson, M. (2009). Prediction of appendicular skeletal and fat mass in children: excellent concordance of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and magnetic resonance imaging. Journal Of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, 22(9), 795-804. [More Information]
  • Rauch, F., Munns, C., Land, C., Cheung, M., Glorieux, F. (2009). Risedronate in the treatment of mild pediatric osteogenesis imperfecta: a randomized placebo-controlled study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 24(7), 1282-1289. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, K., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Little, D., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2009). Systemic effects of zoledronic acid in children with traumatic femoral head avascular necrosis and Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. Bone, 45(5), 898-902. [More Information]
  • Tofts, L., Elliott, E., Munns, C., Pacey, V., Sillence, D. (2009). The differential diagnosis of children with joint hypermobility: a review of the literature. Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal, 7(1), 1-1-1-10. [More Information]
  • Benitez-Aguirre, P., Wood, N., Biesheuvel, C., Moreira, C., Munns, C. (2009). The natural history of vitamin D deficiency in African refugees living in Sydney. Medical Journal of Australia, 190(8), 426-428. [More Information]
  • Gleeson, H., Wiltshire, E., Briody, J., Hall, J., Chaitow, J., Sillence, D., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2008). Childhood chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis: pamidronate therapy decreases pain and improves vertebral shape. Journal of Rheumatology, 35(4), 707-712. [More Information]
  • Rauch, F., Plotkin, H., DiMeglio, L., Engelbert, R., Henderson, R., Munns, C., Wenkert, D., Zeitler, P. (2008). Fracture Prediction and the Definition of Osteoporosis in Children and Adolescents: The ISCD 2007 Pediatric Official Positions. Journal of Clinical Densitometry: Assessment of Skeletal Health, 11(1), 22-28. [More Information]
  • Liu, A., Briody, J., Munns, C., Waugh, M. (2008). Regional changes in bone mineral density following spinal cord injury in children. Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 11(1), 51-59. [More Information]
  • Munns, C., Rajab, M., Hong, J., Briody, J., Hoegler, W., McQuade, M., Little, D., Cowell, C. (2007). Acute phase response and mineral status following low dose intravenous zoledronic acid in children. Bone, 41, 366-370. [More Information]
  • Ramachandran, M., Ward, K., Brown, R., Munns, C., Cowell, C., Little, D. (2007). Intravenous bisphosphonate therapy for traumatic osteonecrosis of the femoral head in adolescents. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-American Volume, 89(8), 1727-1734. [More Information]
  • Bellemore, M., Munns, C. (2007). Osteogenesis Imperfecta. Locomotor System: Advances in Research, Diagnostics and Therapy, 14(3+4), 232-238.
  • Munns, C., Zacharin, M., Rodda, C., Batch, J., Morley, R., Cranswick, N., Craig, M., Cutfield, W., Hofman, P., Taylor, B., Burgner, D., Cowell, C., et al (2006). Prevention and treatment of infant and childhood vitamin D deficiency in Australia and New Zealand: a consensus statement. Medical Journal of Australia, 185(5), 268-272. [More Information]
  • Munns, C., Cowell, C. (2005). Prevention and treatment of osteoporosis in chronically ill children. Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 5(3), 262-72. [More Information]

Conferences

  • Pacey, V., Tofts, L., Adams, R., Nicholson, L., Munns, C. (2012). Exercise programmes for children with joint hypermobility syndrome and knee pain: a randomised controlled trial. Australian Rheumatology Association in conjunction with Rheumatology Health Professionals 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting Conference, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia Pty Ltd.
  • Pacey, V., Nicholson, L., Adams, R., Munn, J., Munns, C. (2012). Generalised joint hypermobility and risk of lower limb joint injury during sport: a systematic review with meta-analysis. Australian Rheumatology Association in conjunction with Rheumatology Health Professionals 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting Conference, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia Pty Ltd.

2014

  • Biggin, A., Briody, J., Ormshaw, E., Wong, K., Bennetts, B., Munns, C. (2014). Fracture during Intravenous Bisphosphonate Treatment in a Child with Osteogenesis Imperfecta: An Argument for a More Frequent, Low-Dose Treatment Regimen. Hormone Research in Paediatrics, 81(3), 204-210. [More Information]
  • Bishop, N., Arundel, P., Clark, E., Dimitri, P., Farr, J., Jones, G., Makitie, O., Munns, C., Shaw, N. (2014). Fracture Prediction and the Definition of Osteoporosis in Children and Adolescents: The ISCD 2013 Pediatric Official Positions. Journal of Clinical Densitometry: Assessment of Skeletal Health, 17(2), 275-280. [More Information]
  • Pacey, V., Adams, R., Tofts, L., Munns, C., Nicholson, L. (2014). Joint hypermobility syndrome subclassification in paediatrics: A factor analytic approach. Archives of Disease in Childhood, Article in Press(DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2013-305304). [More Information]
  • Lazarus, S., McInerney-Leo, A., McKenzie, F., Baynam, G., Broley, S., Cavan, B., Munns, C., Pruijs, H., Sillence, D., Terhal, P., et al (2014). The IFITM5 mutation c.-14C > T results in an elongated transcript expressed in human bone; and causes varying phenotypic severity of osteogenesis imperfecta type V. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 15(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Bhatt, R., Hibbert, S., Munns, C. (2014). The use of bisphosphonates in children: Review of the literature and guidelines for dental management. Australian Dental Journal, 59(1), 9-19. [More Information]
  • Yap, C., Cheung, N., Gunton, J., Athayde, N., Munns, C., Duke, A., McLean, M. (2014). Vitamin D Supplementation and the Effects on Glucose Metabolism During Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Diabetes Care, 37(7), 1837-1844. [More Information]

2013

  • Munns, C. (2013). Adolescent Bone Health. In Kate Steinbeck, Michael Kohn (Eds.), A Clinical Handbook in Adolescent Medicine: A Guide for Health Professionals Who Work with Adolescents and Young Adults, (pp. 479-490). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing.
  • Biggin, A., Briody, J., Ramjan, K., Middleton, A., Waugh, M., Munns, C. (2013). Evaluation of bone mineral density and morphology using pQCT in children after spinal cord injury. Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 16(6), 391-397. [More Information]
  • Pacey, V., Tofts, L., Adams, R., Munns, C., Nicholson, L. (2013). Exercise in children with joint hypermobility syndrome and knee pain: a randomised controlled trial comparing exercise into hypermobile versus neutral knee extension. Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal, 11(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Alcausin, M., Briody, J., Pacey, V., Ault, J., McQuade, M., Bridge, C., Engelbert, R., Sillence, D., Munns, C. (2013). Intravenous Pamidronate Treatment in Children with Moderate-to-Severe Osteogenesis Imperfecta Started under Three Years of Age. Hormone Research in Paediatrics, 79(6), 333-340. [More Information]
  • Ooi, H., Briody, J., Biggin, A., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2013). Intravenous Zoledronic Acid Given Every 6 Months in Childhood Osteoporosis. Hormone Research in Paediatrics, 80(3), 179-184. [More Information]
  • O'Keefe, K., Orr, R., Huang, P., Selvadurai, H., Cooper, P., Munns, C., Fiatarone Singh, M. (2013). The effect of whole body vibration exposure on muscle function in children with cystic fibrosis: a pilot efficacy trial. Journal of Clinical Medicine Research, 5(3), 205-216. [More Information]
  • Rana, M., Munns, C., Selvadurai, H., Briody, J., Craig, M. (2013). The impact of dysglycaemia on bone mineral accrual in young people with cystic fibrosis. Clinical Endocrinology, 78(1), 36-42. [More Information]
  • Padhye, B., Dalla-Pozza, L., Little, D., Munns, C. (2013). Use of Zoledronic Acid for Treatment of Chemotherapy Related Osteonecrosis in Children and Adolescents: A Retrospective Analysis. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 60(9), 1539-1545. [More Information]
  • Paxton, G., Teale, G., Nowson, C., Mason, R., McGrath, J., Thompson, M., Siafarikas, A., Rodda, C., Munns, C. (2013). Vitamin D and health in pregnancy, infants, children and adolescents in Australia and New Zealand: a position statement. Medical Journal of Australia, 198(3), 142-143. [More Information]

2012

  • Wang, C., Dowling, J., North, K., Schroth, M., Sejersen, T., Shapiro, F., Bellini, J., Weiss, H., Guillet, M., Amburgey, K., Clarke, N., Fitzgerald, D., Munns, C., Rose, K., et al (2012). Consensus statement on standard of care for congenital myopathies. Journal of Child Neurology, 27(3), 363-382. [More Information]
  • Pacey, V., Tofts, L., Adams, R., Nicholson, L., Munns, C. (2012). Exercise programmes for children with joint hypermobility syndrome and knee pain: a randomised controlled trial. Australian Rheumatology Association in conjunction with Rheumatology Health Professionals 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting Conference, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia Pty Ltd.
  • Pacey, V., Nicholson, L., Adams, R., Munn, J., Munns, C. (2012). Generalised joint hypermobility and risk of lower limb joint injury during sport: a systematic review with meta-analysis. Australian Rheumatology Association in conjunction with Rheumatology Health Professionals 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting Conference, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia Pty Ltd.
  • Munns, C., Simm, P., Rodda, C., Garnett, S., Zacharin, M., Ward, L., Geddes, J., Cherain, S., Zurynski, Y., Cowell, C. (2012). Incidence of vitamin D deficiency rickets among Australian children: an Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit study. Medical Journal of Australia, 196(7), 466-468. [More Information]
  • Cho, Y., Tchan, M., Roy, B., Halliday, R., Wilson, M., Dutt, S., Siew, S., Munns, C., Howard, N. (2012). Recombinant Parathyroid Hormone Therapy for Severe Neonatal Hypoparathyroidism. The Journal of Pediatrics, 160(2), 345-348. [More Information]
  • Joseph, D., Hemmens, V., Munns, C. (2012). Stability of Oral Cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) Liquid Formulations in Olive Oil. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 42(3), 213-217.
  • Ooi, H., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Munns, C. (2012). Zoledronic acid improves bone mineral density in paediatric spinal cord injury. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 27(7), 1536-1540. [More Information]

2011

  • Rana, M., Munns, C., Selvadurai, H., Simonds, S., Cooper, P., Woodhead, H., Hameed, S., Verge, C., Lafferty, A., Crock, P., Craig, M. (2011). Increased detection of cystic-fibrosis-related diabetes in Australia. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 96(9), 823-826. [More Information]
  • Isaacs, D., Tobin, B., Hamblin, J., Slaytor, E., Donaghue, K., Munns, C., Kilham, H. (2011). Managing ethically questionable parental requests: Growth suppression and manipulation of puberty. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 47(9), 581-584. [More Information]
  • Bridge, P., Pocock, N., Nguyen, T., Munns, C., Cowell, C., Forwood, N., Thompson, M. (2011). Validation of Longitudinal DXA Changes in Body Composition From Pre- to Mid-Adolescence Using MRI as Reference. Journal of Clinical Densitometry: Assessment of Skeletal Health, 14(3), 340-347. [More Information]
  • Sim, P., Johannesen, J., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Hsu, B., Bridge, C., Little, D., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2011). Zoledronic acid improves bone mineral density, reduces bone turnover and improves skeletal architecture over 2 years of treatment in children with secondary osteoporosis. Bone, 49(5), 939-943. [More Information]

2010

  • Rana, M., Munns, C., Selvadurai, H., Donaghue, K., Craig, M. (2010). Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes in children-gaps in the evidence? Nature Reviews Endocrinology, 6(7), 371-378. [More Information]
  • Pacey, V., Nicholson, L., Adams, R., Munn, J., Munns, C. (2010). Generalized Joint Hypermobility and Risk of Lower Limb Joint Injury During Sport: A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Sports Medicine, 38(7), 1487-1497. [More Information]
  • Birke, O., Schindeler, A., Ramachandran, M., Cowell, C., Munns, C., Bellemore, M., Little, D. (2010). Preliminary experience with the combined use of recombinant bone morphogenetic protein and bisphosphonates in the treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics, 4(6), 507-517. [More Information]
  • David-Vizcarra, G., Briody, J., Ault, J., Fietz, M., Fletcher, J., Savarirayan, R., Wilson, M., McGill, J., Edwards, M., Munns, C., Sillence, D., et al (2010). The natural history and osteodystrophy of mucolipidosis types II and III. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 46(6), 316-322. [More Information]
  • Simmons, P., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Munns, C. (2010). The successful use of pamidronate in an 11-year-old girl with complex regional pain syndrome: response to treatment demonstrated by serial peripheral quantitative computerised tomographic scans. Bone, 46(4), 885-888. [More Information]

2009

  • Ramjan, K., Roscioli, T., Rutsch, F., Sillence, D., Munns, C. (2009). Generalized arterial calcification of infancy: treatment with bisphosphonates. Nature clinical practice: Endocrinology and metabolism, 5(3), 167-172. [More Information]
  • Cross, S., Dalla-Pozza, L., Munns, C. (2009). Hypercalcemia and osteoblastic lesions induced by 13-Cis-retinoic acid mimicking relapsed neuroblastoma. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 53(4), 666-668. [More Information]
  • Bridge, P., Pocock, N., Nguyen, T., Munns, C., Cowell, C., Thompson, M. (2009). Prediction of appendicular skeletal and fat mass in children: excellent concordance of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and magnetic resonance imaging. Journal Of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, 22(9), 795-804. [More Information]
  • Rauch, F., Munns, C., Land, C., Cheung, M., Glorieux, F. (2009). Risedronate in the treatment of mild pediatric osteogenesis imperfecta: a randomized placebo-controlled study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 24(7), 1282-1289. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, K., Briody, J., McQuade, M., Little, D., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2009). Systemic effects of zoledronic acid in children with traumatic femoral head avascular necrosis and Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. Bone, 45(5), 898-902. [More Information]
  • Tofts, L., Elliott, E., Munns, C., Pacey, V., Sillence, D. (2009). The differential diagnosis of children with joint hypermobility: a review of the literature. Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal, 7(1), 1-1-1-10. [More Information]
  • Benitez-Aguirre, P., Wood, N., Biesheuvel, C., Moreira, C., Munns, C. (2009). The natural history of vitamin D deficiency in African refugees living in Sydney. Medical Journal of Australia, 190(8), 426-428. [More Information]

2008

  • Gleeson, H., Wiltshire, E., Briody, J., Hall, J., Chaitow, J., Sillence, D., Cowell, C., Munns, C. (2008). Childhood chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis: pamidronate therapy decreases pain and improves vertebral shape. Journal of Rheumatology, 35(4), 707-712. [More Information]
  • Rauch, F., Plotkin, H., DiMeglio, L., Engelbert, R., Henderson, R., Munns, C., Wenkert, D., Zeitler, P. (2008). Fracture Prediction and the Definition of Osteoporosis in Children and Adolescents: The ISCD 2007 Pediatric Official Positions. Journal of Clinical Densitometry: Assessment of Skeletal Health, 11(1), 22-28. [More Information]
  • Liu, A., Briody, J., Munns, C., Waugh, M. (2008). Regional changes in bone mineral density following spinal cord injury in children. Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 11(1), 51-59. [More Information]

2007

  • Munns, C., Rajab, M., Hong, J., Briody, J., Hoegler, W., McQuade, M., Little, D., Cowell, C. (2007). Acute phase response and mineral status following low dose intravenous zoledronic acid in children. Bone, 41, 366-370. [More Information]
  • Ramachandran, M., Ward, K., Brown, R., Munns, C., Cowell, C., Little, D. (2007). Intravenous bisphosphonate therapy for traumatic osteonecrosis of the femoral head in adolescents. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-American Volume, 89(8), 1727-1734. [More Information]
  • Bellemore, M., Munns, C. (2007). Osteogenesis Imperfecta. Locomotor System: Advances in Research, Diagnostics and Therapy, 14(3+4), 232-238.

2006

  • Munns, C., Zacharin, M., Rodda, C., Batch, J., Morley, R., Cranswick, N., Craig, M., Cutfield, W., Hofman, P., Taylor, B., Burgner, D., Cowell, C., et al (2006). Prevention and treatment of infant and childhood vitamin D deficiency in Australia and New Zealand: a consensus statement. Medical Journal of Australia, 185(5), 268-272. [More Information]

2005

  • Munns, C., Cowell, C. (2005). Prevention and treatment of osteoporosis in chronically ill children. Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 5(3), 262-72. [More Information]

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