Dr Katarina   Ostojic
Research Associate

Dr Katarina Ostojic

Medicine & Health
Discipline of Paediatrics

Katarina Ostojic is a Research Associate within the Population Child Health Research Group, UNSW. She is a mixed-methods researcher with experience collaborating with local health districts and University research groups. Katarina is passionate about improving mental health, psychosocial functioning, and participation for people with a lived experience of chronic illness, particularly those with a physical disability. Katarina has experience working with children with neurodevelopmental disabilities, especially young people with cerebral palsy. She is passionate about investigating novel interventions to improve health outcomes, and working together with consumers, clinicians, and researchers to embed this knowledge into routine clinical care.

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2019
    Ostojic K; Paget SP; Morrow AM, 2019, 'Management of pain in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy: a systematic review', Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, vol. 61, pp. 315 - 321, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.14088
    Journal articles | 2021
    Harvey AR; McKinnon CT; Smith N; Ostojic K; Paget SP; Smith S; Shepherd DA; Lewis J; Morrow A, 2021, 'Establishing consensus for the assessment of chronic pain in children and young people with cerebral palsy: a Delphi study', Disability and Rehabilitation, pp. 1 - 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2021.1985632
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ostojic K; Sharp N; Paget S; Khut G; Morrow A, 2021, 'BrightHearts: A pilot study of biofeedback assisted relaxation training for the management of chronic pain in children with cerebral palsy', Paediatric and Neonatal Pain, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pne2.12062
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ostojic K; Sharp NL; Paget SP; Morrow AM, 2021, 'Lived experiences of pain in children and young people with cerebral palsy', Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.15061
    Journal articles | 2020
    Ostojic K; Paget S; Kyriagis M; Morrow A, 2020, 'Acute and Chronic Pain in Children and Adolescents With Cerebral Palsy: Prevalence, Interference, and Management', Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 101, pp. 213 - 219, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2019.08.475
  • Journal articles | 2020
    Ostojic K; Paget S; Kyriagis M; Morrow A, 2020, 'Acute and Chronic Pain in Children and Adolescents With Cerebral Palsy: Prevalence, Interference, and Management', Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 101, pp. 213 - 219, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2019.08.475
    Preprints |
    GARG P; Dronavalli M; Ostojic K; Jalaluddin B; Vivekanandarajah S; Goodwin G; Raman S, Exploring Inequity in Childhood Neurodisability in a Disadvantaged Metropolitan Region in Australia, http://dx.doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-882679/v1
    Journal articles | 2021
    Harvey AR; McKinnon CT; Smith N; Ostojic K; Paget SP; Smith S; Shepherd DA; Lewis J; Morrow A, 2021, 'Establishing consensus for the assessment of chronic pain in children and young people with cerebral palsy: a Delphi study', Disability and Rehabilitation, pp. 1 - 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2021.1985632
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ostojic K; Sharp N; Paget S; Khut G; Morrow A, 2021, 'BrightHearts: A pilot study of biofeedback assisted relaxation training for the management of chronic pain in children with cerebral palsy', Paediatric and Neonatal Pain, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pne2.12062
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ostojic K; Sharp NL; Paget SP; Morrow AM, 2021, 'Lived experiences of pain in children and young people with cerebral palsy', Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.15061
    Journal articles | 2019
    Ostojic K; Paget SP; Morrow AM, 2019, 'Management of pain in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy: a systematic review', Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, vol. 61, pp. 315 - 321, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.14088

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