We are recruiting mothers and infants for a study using fMRI to explore mother-infant attachment.
We are looking for healthy controls as well as mothers with a severe mood disorder.
Participation involves questionnaires, an assessment of mother-infant interaction, an assessment of infant development as well as the fMRI for mums. Participants are compensated for their time and travel costs.
If you are interested, or know someone who might be suitable, please contact Janan Karatas at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0413 787 115.
A new study by Prof Rob Herbert and his team is investigating muscle contracture in children with cerebral palsy. Contracture is a stiffening of muscles, even when the muscle is passive. It is not yet known whether contracture is a result of changes in the muscle, changes in the associated tendon, or a combination of both. Around 53 per cent […]