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Brian Gary Skotko, M.D.

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Biography
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MAM.D.05/2006medicine
Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, MAM.P.P.2006public policy
1997 - 2001
Angier B. Duke Memorial Scholarship
1999
Lord Rothermere Scholarship
2001
All American Academic First Team
2001
Faculty Scholar
2002
National Media Award
2003
Diversity Ambassador Award
2003
National Book Award
2004 - 2005
Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship
2004
Knowles Fellow
2004
Margaret Schneider Austin Scholarship
2005
Down Syndrome Community Service Award
2006
National Down Syndrome Congress President's Award
2006
Presidential Scholars Public Service Initiative Award
2008
Christian Pueschel Memorial Research Award
2008
Dean's Community Service Award
2010 - 2014
Pediatric Loan Repayment Award
2012
Good Catch Award
2015
William K. Bowes Jr. Award in Medical Genetics

Overview
I have dedicated my professional energies toward children with cognitive and developmental disabilities. My interests have resulted in research in top-tier medical journals, national and international speaking engagements, and frequent media appearances.

My most important contributions have been made studying how physicians deliver a prenatal and postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome. My publications in the multi-disciplinary journals, Pediatrics, Obstetrics, and American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, have received national and international media attention, resulting in frequent opportunities to speak at grand rounds presentations around the globe.

My second most important contribution has been in outreach to families who have children with Down syndrome. My two nationally-award winning books were published for the primary audience of mothers, father, brothers, sisters, and other family members. My ongoing research on family attitudes also intends to further clinical understanding of the dynamics of the family life. I further volunteer for several non-profit organizations, including the Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress.

My third area of contribution is in the field of memory and aging. My work with the legendary amnesic patient, H.M., has resulted in publications in top-tier neuroscience journals and received the attention of scientists around the country.

Research
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  1. AD-1507-31567 (Brian Skotko) Aug 1, 2016
    PCORI
    Virtual Evidence-based Healthcare for Underserved Patients with Down Syndrome
    Role Description: Through a randomized-control national trial, we will be creating and testing a direct-topublic, always-available, online service yielding comprehensive yet personalized recommendations for patients with Down syndrome who don’t have access to specialty care.
    Role: Principal Investigator
  2. F32HD068101 (SKOTKO, BRIAN GARY) Jul 1, 2011 - Jun 30, 2013
    NIH/NICHD
    Predicting Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Down Syndrome
    Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Yun HJ, Perez JDR, Sosa P, Valdés JA, Madan N, Kitano R, Akiyama S, Skotko BG, Feldman HA, Bianchi DW, Grant PE, Tarui T, Im K. Regional Alterations in Cortical Sulcal Depth in Living Fetuses with Down Syndrome. Cereb Cortex. 2020 Sep 17. PMID: 32940649.
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  2. Chung J, Donelan K, Macklin EA, Schwartz A, Elsharkawi I, Torres A, Hsieh YG, Parker H, Lorenz S, Patsiogiannis V, Santoro SL, Wylie M, Clarke L, Estey G, Baker S, Bauer PE, Bull M, Chicoine B, Cullen S, Frey-Vogel A, Gallagher M, Hasan R, Lamb A, Majewski L, Mast J, Riddell T, Sepucha K, Skavlem M, Skotko BG. A randomized controlled trial of an online health tool about Down syndrome. Genet Med. 2020 Sep 03. PMID: 32879436.
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  3. Oreskovic NM, Cottrell C, Torres A, Patsiogiannis V, Santoro S, Nichols D, Moore C, Skotko BG. Physical activity patterns in adults with Down Syndrome. J Appl Res Intellect Disabil. 2020 Nov; 33(6):1457-1464. PMID: 32662165.
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  4. Kats DJ, Roche KJ, Skotko BG. Epileptic spasms in individuals with Down syndrome: A review of the current literature. Epilepsia Open. 2020 Sep; 5(3):344-353. PMID: 32913943.
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  5. Kats DJ, Patsiogiannis V, Skotko BG. Epileptic Spasms in Patients With Down Syndrome: Experiences From Caregivers. J Child Neurol. 2020 Oct; 35(12):813-819. PMID: 32580629.
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  6. Rosso M, Fremion E, Santoro SL, Oreskovic NM, Chitnis T, Skotko BG, Santoro JD. Down Syndrome Disintegrative Disorder: A Clinical Regression Syndrome of Increasing Importance. Pediatrics. 2020 06; 145(6). PMID: 32471843.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  7. Palumbo ML, Robbins JO, Chaney M, Keary C, Schwartz A, Skotko BG, McDougle CJ. New-Onset Abnormal Vocalizations in an Adult Woman With Down Syndrome. Psychosomatics. 2020 Nov - Dec; 61(6):804-807. PMID: 32317111.
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  8. Mengel D, Liu W, Glynn RJ, Selkoe DJ, Strydom A, Lai F, Rosas HD, Torres A, Patsiogiannis V, Skotko B, Walsh DM. Dynamics of plasma biomarkers in Down syndrome: the relative levels of Aß42 decrease with age, whereas NT1 tau and NfL increase. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2020 03 19; 12(1):27. PMID: 32192521.
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  9. Antonarakis SE, Skotko BG, Rafii MS, Strydom A, Pape SE, Bianchi DW, Sherman SL, Reeves RH. Down syndrome. Nat Rev Dis Primers. 2020 02 06; 6(1):9. PMID: 32029743.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    
  10. Santoro JD, Lee S, Mlynash M, Mayne EW, Rafii MS, Skotko BG. Diminished Blood Pressure Profiles in Children With Down Syndrome. Hypertension. 2020 Mar; 75(3):819-825. PMID: 31928114.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    
  11. Tarui T, Im K, Madan N, Madankumar R, Skotko BG, Schwartz A, Sharr C, Ralston SJ, Kitano R, Akiyama S, Yun HJ, Grant E, Bianchi DW. Quantitative MRI Analyses of Regional Brain Growth in Living Fetuses with Down Syndrome. Cereb Cortex. 2020 01 10; 30(1):382-390. PMID: 31264685.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    
  12. Crombag NM, Page-Christiaens GC, Skotko BG, de Graaf G. Receiving the news of Down syndrome in the era of prenatal testing. . 2020 02; 182(2):374-385. PMID: 31863634.
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  13. Joslyn N, Berger H, Skotko BG. Geospatial Analyses of Accessibility to Down Syndrome Specialty Care. J Pediatr. 2020 03; 218:146-150.e1. PMID: 31813535.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Santoro SL, Cannon S, Capone G, Franklin C, Hart SJ, Hobensack V, Kishnani PS, Macklin EA, Manickam K, McCormick A, Nash P, Oreskovic NM, Patsiogiannis V, Steingass K, Torres A, Valentini D, Vellody K, Skotko BG. Unexplained regression in Down syndrome: 35 cases from an international Down syndrome database. Genet Med. 2020 04; 22(4):767-776. PMID: 31767984.
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  15. Hart SJ, Zimmerman K, Linardic CM, Cannon S, Pastore A, Patsiogiannis V, Rossi P, Santoro SL, Skotko BG, Torres A, Valentini D, Vellody K, Worley G, Kishnani PS. Response to Zhang et al. Genet Med. 2020 03; 22(3):662. PMID: 31712672.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  16. Ilacqua A, Benedict J, Shoben A, Skotko BG, Matthews T, Benson B, Allain DC. Alzheimer's disease development in adults with Down syndrome: Caregivers' perspectives. . 2020 01; 182(1):104-114. PMID: 31639281.
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  17. Mucha BE, Banka S, Ajeawung NF, Molidperee S, Chen GG, Koenig MK, Adejumo RB, Till M, Harbord M, Perrier R, Lemyre E, Boucher RM, Skotko BG, Waxler JL, Thomas MA, Hodge JC, Gecz J, Nicholl J, McGregor L, Linden T, Sisodiya SM, Sanlaville D, Cheung SW, Ernst C, Campeau PM. Correction: A new microdeletion syndrome involving TBC1D24, ATP6V0C, and PDPK1 causes epilepsy, microcephaly, and developmental delay. Genet Med. 2019 Sep; 21(9):2159-2160. PMID: 30643220.
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  18. Flex E, Martinelli S, Van Dijck A, Ciolfi A, Cecchetti S, Coluzzi E, Pannone L, Andreoli C, Radio FC, Pizzi S, Carpentieri G, Bruselles A, Catanzaro G, Pedace L, Miele E, Carcarino E, Ge X, Chijiwa C, Lewis MES, Meuwissen M, Kenis S, Van der Aa N, Larson A, Brown K, Wasserstein MP, Skotko BG, Begtrup A, Person R, Karayiorgou M, Roos JL, Van Gassen KL, Koopmans M, Bijlsma EK, Santen GWE, Barge-Schaapveld DQCM, Ruivenkamp CAL, Hoffer MJV, Lalani SR, Streff H, Craigen WJ, Graham BH, van den Elzen APM, Kamphuis DJ, Õunap K, Reinson K, Pajusalu S, Wojcik MH, Viberti C, Di Gaetano C, Bertini E, Petrucci S, De Luca A, Rota R, Ferretti E, Matullo G, Dallapiccola B, Sgura A, Walkiewicz M, Kooy RF, Tartaglia M. Aberrant Function of the C-Terminal Tail of HIST1H1E Accelerates Cellular Senescence and Causes Premature Aging. Am J Hum Genet. 2019 09 05; 105(3):493-508. PMID: 31447100.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  19. Hart SJ, Zimmerman K, Linardic CM, Cannon S, Pastore A, Patsiogiannis V, Rossi P, Santoro SL, Skotko BG, Torres A, Valentini D, Vellody K, Worley G, Kishnani PS. Detection of iron deficiency in children with Down syndrome. Genet Med. 2020 02; 22(2):317-325. PMID: 31417190.
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  20. Burkardt DD, Zachariou A, Loveday C, Allen CL, Amor DJ, Ardissone A, Banka S, Bourgois A, Coubes C, Cytrynbaum C, Faivre L, Marion G, Horton R, Kotzot D, Lay-Son G, Lees M, Low K, Luk HM, Mark P, McConkie-Rosell A, McDonald M, Pappas J, Phillipe C, Shears D, Skotko B, Stewart F, Stewart H, Temple IK, Mau-Them FT, Verdugo RA, Weksberg R, Zarate YA, Graham JM, Tatton-Brown K. HIST1H1E heterozygous protein-truncating variants cause a recognizable syndrome with intellectual disability and distinctive facial gestalt: A study to clarify the HIST1H1E syndrome phenotype in 30 individuals. . 2019 10; 179(10):2049-2055. PMID: 31400068.
    Citations: 1     Translation:Humans
  21. Skotko BG, Allyse MA, Bajaj K, Best RG, Leach M, Meredith S, Michie M, Stoll K. Response to Johansen Taber et al. Genet Med. 2019 11; 21(11):2660-2661. PMID: 31155614.
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  22. Skotko BG, Allyse MA, Bajaj K, Best RG, Klugman S, Leach M, Meredith S, Michie M, Stoll K, Gregg AR. Adherence of cell-free DNA noninvasive prenatal screens to ACMG recommendations. Genet Med. 2019 10; 21(10):2285-2292. PMID: 30940924.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  23. Skotko BG, Samuelson D, Kageleiry A, Lefebvre P, Hellstern M, Campbell J. Comment on "The price of abandoning diagnostics testing for cell-free fetal DNA screening". Prenat Diagn. 2019 01; 39(2):130. PMID: 30637775.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. de Graaf G, Levine SP, Goldstein R, Skotko BG. Parents' perceptions of functional abilities in people with Down syndrome. . 2019 02; 179(2):161-176. PMID: 30582784.
    Citations: 2     Translation:Humans
  25. Mucha BE, Banka S, Ajeawung NF, Molidperee S, Chen GG, Koenig MK, Adejumo RB, Till M, Harbord M, Perrier R, Lemyre E, Boucher RM, Skotko BG, Waxler JL, Thomas MA, Hodge JC, Gecz J, Nicholl J, McGregor L, Linden T, Sisodiya SM, Sanlaville D, Cheung SW, Ernst C, Campeau PM. A new microdeletion syndrome involving TBC1D24, ATP6V0C, and PDPK1 causes epilepsy, microcephaly, and developmental delay. Genet Med. 2019 05; 21(5):1058-1064. PMID: 30245510.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  26. Santoro SL, Bartman T, Cua CL, Lemle S, Skotko BG. Use of Electronic Health Record Integration for Down Syndrome Guidelines. Pediatrics. 2018 09; 142(3). PMID: 30154119.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  27. Diercks GR, Wentland C, Keamy D, Kinane TB, Skotko B, de Guzman V, Grealish E, Dobrowski J, Soose R, Hartnick CJ. Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation in Adolescents With Down Syndrome and Obstructive Sleep Apnea. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 Jan 01; 144(1):37-42. PMID: 29098288.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    
  28. Hart SJ, Visootsak J, Tamburri P, Phuong P, Baumer N, Hernandez MC, Skotko BG, Ochoa-Lubinoff C, Liogier D'Ardhuy X, Kishnani PS, Spiridigliozzi GA. Pharmacological interventions to improve cognition and adaptive functioning in Down syndrome: Strides to date. . 2017 Nov; 173(11):3029-3041. PMID: 28884975.
    Citations: 2     Translation:HumansAnimals
  29. Jayaratne YSN, Elsharkawi I, Macklin EA, Voelz L, Weintraub G, Rosen D, Skotko BG. The facial morphology in Down syndrome: A 3D comparison of patients with and without obstructive sleep apnea. . 2017 Nov; 173(11):3013-3021. PMID: 28815893.
    Citations: 2     Translation:Humans
  30. de Graaf G, Buckley F, Dever J, Skotko BG. Estimation of live birth and population prevalence of Down syndrome in nine U.S. states. . 2017 Oct; 173(10):2710-2719. PMID: 28816027.
    Citations: 6     Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  31. Allyse M, Aypar U, Bonhomme N, Darilek S, Dougherty M, Farrell R, Grody W, Highsmith WE, Michie M, Nunes M, Otto L, Pabst R, Palomaki G, Runke C, Sharp RR, Skotko B, Stoll K, Wick M. Offering Prenatal Screening in the Age of Genomic Medicine: A Practical Guide. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2017 07; 26(7):755-761. PMID: 28388340.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Lavigne J, Sharr C, Elsharkawi I, Ozonoff A, Baumer N, Brasington C, Cannon S, Crissman B, Davidson E, Florez JC, Kishnani P, Lombardo A, Lyerly J, McDonough ME, Schwartz A, Berrier K, Sparks S, Stock-Guild K, Toler TL, Vellody K, Voelz L, Skotko BG. Thyroid dysfunction in patients with Down syndrome: Results from a multi-institutional registry study. . 2017 Jun; 173(6):1539-1545. PMID: 28332275.
    Citations: 1     Translation:Humans
  33. Elsharkawi I, Gozal D, Macklin EA, Voelz L, Weintraub G, Skotko BG. Urinary biomarkers and obstructive sleep apnea in patients with Down syndrome. Sleep Med. 2017 Jun; 34:84-89. PMID: 28522103.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  34. Skotko BG, Levine SP, Goldstein R. Corrigendum to "Having a son or daughter with Down syndrome: Perspectives from mothers and fathers. Am J Med Genet Part A 155:2335-2347." . 2017 05; 173(5):1453. PMID: 28421701.
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  35. Skotko BG, Macklin EA, Muselli M, Voelz L, McDonough ME, Davidson E, Allareddy V, Jayaratne YS, Bruun R, Ching N, Weintraub G, Gozal D, Rosen D. A predictive model for obstructive sleep apnea and Down syndrome. . 2017 Apr; 173(4):889-896. PMID: 28124477.
    Citations: 6     Translation:Humans
  36. Rafii MS, Skotko BG, McDonough ME, Pulsifer M, Evans C, Doran E, Muranevici G, Kesslak P, Abushakra S, Lott IT. A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Phase II Study of Oral ELND005 (scyllo-Inositol) in Young Adults with Down Syndrome without Dementia. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017; 58(2):401-411. PMID: 28453471.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
  37. Kageleiry A, Samuelson D, Duh MS, Lefebvre P, Campbell J, Skotko BG. Out-of-pocket medical costs and third-party healthcare costs for children with Down syndrome. . 2017 Mar; 173(3):627-637. PMID: 27966292.
    Citations: 1     Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  38. Allareddy V, Ching N, Macklin EA, Voelz L, Weintraub G, Davidson E, Prock LA, Rosen D, Brunn R, Skotko BG. Craniofacial features as assessed by lateral cephalometric measurements in children with Down syndrome. Prog Orthod. 2016 Dec; 17(1):35. PMID: 27722998.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  39. Sharr C, Lavigne J, Elsharkawi IM, Ozonoff A, Baumer N, Brasington C, Cannon S, Crissman B, Davidson E, Florez JC, Kishnani P, Lombardo A, Lyerly J, McDonough ME, Schwartz A, Berrier KL, Sparks S, Stock-Guild K, Toler TL, Vellody K, Voelz L, Skotko BG. Detecting celiac disease in patients with Down syndrome. . 2016 12; 170(12):3098-3105. PMID: 27605215.
    Citations:    Translation:Humans
  40. de Graaf G, Buckley F, Skotko BG. Estimation of the number of people with Down syndrome in the United States. Genet Med. 2017 04; 19(4):439-447. PMID: 27608174.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  41. Gregg AR, Skotko BG, Benkendorf JL, Monaghan KG, Bajaj K, Best RG, Klugman S, Watson MS. Noninvasive prenatal screening for fetal aneuploidy, 2016 update: a position statement of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics. Genet Med. 2016 10; 18(10):1056-65. PMID: 27467454.
    Citations: 71     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  42. Jacobs J, Schwartz A, McDougle CJ, Skotko BG. Rapid clinical deterioration in an individual with Down syndrome. . 2016 07; 170(7):1899-902. PMID: 27149638.
    Citations: 5     Translation:Humans
  43. Diercks GR, Keamy D, Kinane TB, Skotko B, Schwartz A, Grealish E, Dobrowski J, Soose R, Hartnick CJ. Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulator Implantation in an Adolescent With Down Syndrome and Sleep Apnea. Pediatrics. 2016 05; 137(5). PMID: 27244805.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  44. de Graaf G, Buckley F, Skotko BG. Live births, natural losses, and elective terminations with Down syndrome in Massachusetts. Genet Med. 2016 05; 18(5):459-66. PMID: 27126496.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  45. Skotko BG, Levine SP, Macklin EA, Goldstein RD. Family perspectives about Down syndrome. . 2016 Apr; 170A(4):930-41. PMID: 26692378.
    Citations:    Translation:Humans
  46. Lavigne J, Sharr C, Ozonoff A, Prock LA, Baumer N, Brasington C, Cannon S, Crissman B, Davidson E, Florez JC, Kishnani P, Lombardo A, Lyerly J, McCannon JB, McDonough ME, Schwartz A, Berrier KL, Sparks S, Stock-Guild K, Toler TL, Vellody K, Voelz L, Skotko BG. National down syndrome patient database: Insights from the development of a multi-center registry study. . 2015 Nov; 167A(11):2520-6. PMID: 26249752.
    Citations: 4     Translation:Humans
  47. Grieco J, Pulsifer M, Seligsohn K, Skotko B, Schwartz A. Down syndrome: Cognitive and behavioral functioning across the lifespan. Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet. 2015 Jun; 169(2):135-49. PMID: 25989505.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  48. de Graaf G, Buckley F, Skotko BG. Estimates of the live births, natural losses, and elective terminations with Down syndrome in the United States. . 2015 Apr; 167A(4):756-67. PMID: 25822844.
    Citations: 27     Translation:Humans
  49. Skotko B, Halder C. [Living with Down syndrome - what does that mean?]. Kinderkrankenschwester. 2014 Aug; 33(8):306-11. PMID: 25199262.
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  50. Gregg AR, Gross SJ, Best RG, Monaghan KG, Bajaj K, Skotko BG, Thompson BH, Watson MS. ACMG statement on noninvasive prenatal screening for fetal aneuploidy. Genet Med. 2013 May; 15(5):395-8. PMID: 23558255.
    Citations: 64     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  51. Skotko BG, Davidson EJ, Weintraub GS. Contributions of a specialty clinic for children and adolescents with Down syndrome. . 2013 Mar; 161A(3):430-7. PMID: 23401090.
    Citations: 5     Translation:Humans
  52. Leach MW, Skotko BG. Resources available for informed prenatal decisions. Genet Med. 2012 Mar; 14(3):348-9. PMID: 22391781.
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  53. Skotko BG, Levine SP, Goldstein R. Having a son or daughter with Down syndrome: perspectives from mothers and fathers. . 2011 Oct; 155A(10):2335-47. PMID: 21915989.
    Citations: 22     Translation:Humans
  54. Skotko BG, Levine SP, Goldstein R. Having a brother or sister with Down syndrome: perspectives from siblings. . 2011 Oct; 155A(10):2348-59. PMID: 21910244.
    Citations: 8     Translation:Humans
  55. Skotko BG, Levine SP, Goldstein R. Self-perceptions from people with Down syndrome. . 2011 Oct; 155A(10):2360-9. PMID: 21910246.
    Citations: 18     Translation:Humans
  56. Rosen D, Lombardo A, Skotko B, Davidson EJ. Parental perceptions of sleep disturbances and sleep-disordered breathing in children with Down syndrome. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2011 Feb; 50(2):121-5. PMID: 21098528.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  57. Skotko BG, Kishnani PS, Capone GT. Prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: how best to deliver the news. . 2009 Nov; 149A(11):2361-7. PMID: 19787699.
    Citations: 13     Translation:Humans
  58. Skotko BG, Capone GT, Kishnani PS. Postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: synthesis of the evidence on how best to deliver the news. Pediatrics. 2009 Oct; 124(4):e751-8. PMID: 19786436.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  59. Skotko BG. With new prenatal testing, will babies with Down syndrome slowly disappear? Arch Dis Child. 2009 Nov; 94(11):823-6. PMID: 19531527.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  60. Brian Skotko. "Driving Forward.". Thicker than Water: Essays by Adult Siblings of People with Disabilities. Ed. Don Meyer. 2009; 234.
  61. Brian G. Skotko & Susan P. Levine. Fasten Your Seatbelt: A Crash Course on Down Syndrome for Brothers and Sisters. 2009; 191.
  62. Skotko BG, Kishnani PS, Capone GT, Down Syndrome Diagnosis Study Group. Prenatal Diagnosis of Down Syndrome: How Best to Deliver the News. American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 2009; 149A:2361-2367.
  63. Skotko BG, Rubin DC, Tupler LA. H.M.'s personal crossword puzzles: understanding memory and language. Memory. 2008 Feb; 16(2):89-96. PMID: 18286414.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  64. Skotko BG. First- and second-trimester evaluation of risk for Down syndrome. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Dec; 110(6):1426; author reply 1426-7. PMID: 18055745.
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  65. Skotko BG. A surprising postnatal diagnosis. Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Nov; 108(5):1297; author reply 1297. PMID: 17077259.
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  66. Skotko BG, Levine SP. What the other children are thinking: brothers and sisters of persons with Down syndrome. Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet. 2006 Aug 15; 142C(3):180-6. PMID: 16823778.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  67. Skotko B. Comparing three screening strategies for combining first- and second-trimester Down syndrome markers. Obstet Gynecol. 2006 May; 107(5):1170. PMID: 16648429.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  68. Skotko B. Words matter: the importance of nondirective language in first-trimester assessments for Down syndrome. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Aug; 195(2):625-6; author reply 626-7. PMID: 16890565.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  69. Skotko B, Bedia RC. Postnatal support for mothers of children with Down syndrome. Ment Retard. 2005 Jun; 43(3):196-212. PMID: 15882082.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  70. Skotko BG. Prenatally diagnosed Down syndrome: mothers who continued their pregnancies evaluate their health care providers. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Mar; 192(3):670-7. PMID: 15746657.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  71. Skotko B. Mothers of children with Down syndrome reflect on their postnatal support. Pediatrics. 2005 Jan; 115(1):64-77. PMID: 15629983.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  72. Skotko B, Andrews A, Einstein G. Language and the medial temporal lobe: Evidence from H.M.'s spontaneous discourse. Journal of Memory and Language. 2005; 53:397-415.
  73. Skotko B. Continuing a pregnancy after receiving a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome in Spain. Progresos en Diagnostico y Tratamiento Prenatal. 2005; 17:189-92.
  74. Skotko B. Communicating the postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: An international call for change. Italian Journal of Pediatrics. 2005; 31:237-243.
  75. Skotko BG, Kensinger EA, Locascio JJ, Einstein G, Rubin DC, Tupler LA, Krendl A, Corkin S. Puzzling thoughts for H. M.: can new semantic information be anchored to old semantic memories? Neuropsychology. 2004 Oct; 18(4):756-69. PMID: 15506844.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  76. Skotko B, Canal R. Apoyo postnatal para madres de ninos con sindrome de Down. Revista Sindrome de Down. 2004; 21:54-71.
  77. Skotko B, Koppenhaver D, Erickson K. Parent reading behaviors and communciation outcomes in girls with Rett syndrome. Exceptional Children. 2004; 70(2):145-66.
  78. Koppenhaver DA, Erickson KA, Harris B, McLellan J, Skotko BG, Newton RA. Storybook-based communication intervention for girls with Rett syndrome and their mothers. Disabil Rehabil. 2001 Feb 15-Mar 10; 23(3-4):149-59. PMID: 11247010.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
  79. Koppenhaver D, Erickson K, Skotko B. Supporting communciation of girls with Rett syndrome and their mothers in storybook reading. International Journal of Disability, Development, and Education. 2001; 48:395-410.
  80. Skotko, B., & Kidder, C. Common Threads: Celebrating Life with Down Syndrome. 2001.
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