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  • 1.   A probabilistic estimation of fluoride intake by infants up to the age of 4 months from infant formula reconstituted with tap water in the fluoridated regions of Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine a probabilistic estimation of fluoride intake by infants up to the age of 4 months from infant formula reconstituted with tap water in the fluoridated regions of Ireland

    Caries Res, Vol: 38 Page: 421-9 2004 Sep-Oct
    W. A. Anderson; I. Pratt; M. R. Ryan; A. Flynn

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  • 2.   A study of central fatness using waist-to-height ratios in UK children and adolescents over two decades supports the simple message - 'keep your waist circumference to less than half your height.'

    The aim of this study was to examine the influence of age and gender on the waist:height ratio in children and to compare changes over time in WHTR, a measure of central fatness in British children

    International Journal of Obesity, Vol: 30 Page: 988-992 2006
    H. D. McCarthy; M. Ashwell

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  • 3.   Body Mass Index and Overweight in Adolescents in 13 European Countries, Israel, and the United States

    The aim of this study was to compare the body mass index and the prevalence of BMI at or above the 85th centile and 95th centile in adolescents in 13 European countries, Israel and the US

    Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, Vol: 158 Page: 27-33
    Inge Lissau; Marry D. Overpeck; W. June Ruan; Pernille Due; Bjøni E. Holestein; Many L. Hediger

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  • 4.   Cadaveric kidney transplantation in children < or =20 kg in weight: long-term single-center experience

    This study aimed to reported the long-term follow up from cadaveric kidney transplantation in children < or =20 kg in weight

    Transplant Proc, Vol: 37 Page: 685-6 March 2005
    M. H. Kamel; A. Rampersad; P. Mohan; D. P. Hickey; D. M. Little

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  • 5.   Development of a standardized method for comparing fluoride ingested from toothpaste by 1.5-3.5-year-old children in seven European countries. Part 1: Field work

    This study aimed to develop a standardized method for measuring the variables affecting fluoride ingestion from toothpaste in young children between the ages of 1.5 and 3.5 years, and to use the method at seven European sites - Field Work

    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, Vol: 32 Suppl 1 Page: 39-46 April 2004
    J. A. Cochran; C. E. Ketley; R. M. Duckworth; C. Van Loveren; W. P. Holbrook; L. Seppa; L. Sanches; A. Polychronopoulou; D. M. O'Mullane

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  • 6.   Development of a standardized method for comparing fluoride ingested from toothpaste by 1.5-3.5-year-old children in seven European countries. Part 2: Ingestion results

    This study aimed to develop a standardized method for measuring the variables affecting fluoride ingestion from toothpaste in young children between the ages of 1.5 and 3.5 years, and to use the method at seven European sites - Ingestion Results

    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, Vol: 32 Suppl 1 Page: 47-53 April 2004
    J. A. Cochran; C. E. Ketley; R. M. Duckworth; C. van Loveren; W. P. Holbrook; L. Seppa; L. Sanches; A. Polychronopoulou; D. M. O'Mullane

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  • 7.   Epidural analgesia need not increase operative delivery rates

    The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between epidural analgesia and caesarean and instrumental vaginal delivery rates

    Am J Obstet Gynecol, Vol: 182 Page: 358-63 February 2000
    L. Impey; K. MacQuillan; M. Robson

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  • 8.   Growth patterns in children with congenital vertebral anomaly

    The aim of this study was to describe if children with congenital vertebral anomaly are significantly deficient in growth or show an abnormality of maturation

    Spine, Vol: 27 Page: 1191-201 June 2002
    C. J. Goldberg; M. C. Fallon; D. P. Moore; E. E. Fogarty; F. E. Dowling

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  • 9.   Intensive enteral nutrition support in paediatric bone marrow transplantation

    This study examined intensive enteral nutrition support in paediatric bone marrow transplantation

    Bone Marrow Transplant, Vol: 27 Page: 741-6 April 2001
    A. Langdana; N. Tully; E. Molloy; B. Bourke; A. O'Meara

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  • 10.   Issues in dietary intake assessment of children and adolescents

    This article discusses issues related to the collection of dietary data and urge caution when evaluating all such data.

    Br J Nutr, Vol: 92 Suppl 2 Page: S213-22 October 2004
    M. B. Livingstone; P. J. Robson; J. M. Wallace

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  • 11.   Making schools and young people responsible: a critical analysis of Ireland's obesity strategy

    This article discusses Ireland's obesity strategy

    Health & Social Care in the Community, Vol: 16 Page: 234-243 2008
    Michelle Share; Michael Strain

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  • 12.   Markers of the validity of reported energy intake

    This article discusses studies in which energy intake was reported and energy expenditure was measured using the doubly labeled water technique

    J Nutr, Vol: 133 Suppl 3 Page: 895S-920S March 2003
    M. B. Livingstone; A. E. Black

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  • 13.   Prevalence of overweight and obesity in Irish school children, using four different definitions

    The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of overweight and obesity in Irish children using four different weight-for-height methods and to examine secular trends from previous national data

    Eur J Clin Nutr, Vol: 61 Page: 743-51 June 2007
    J. L. O'Neill; S. N. McCarthy; S. J. Burke; E. M. Hannon; M. Kiely; A. Flynn; M. A. Flynn; M. J. Gibney

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  • 14.   Treatment outcome in Turner syndrome

    This study examined factors influencing final height in those with Turner syndrome and evaluate the response to various treatments

    Ir Med J, Vol: 97 Page: 12, 14-5 January 2004
    M. Parvin; E. Roche; C. Costigan; H. M. Hoey

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  • 15.   Underdosing of antiretrovirals in UK and Irish children with HIV as an example of problems in prescribing medicines to children, 1997-2005: cohort study

    The aim of this study was to examine the presentation, treatment and outcome of patients who developed atrioventricular block after transcatheter closure of a perimembranous ventricular septal defect (PMVSD) with the Amplatzer PMVSD device

    Bmj, Vol: 332 Page: 1183-7 May 2006
    E. N. Menson; A. S. Walker; M. Sharland; C. Wells; G. Tudor-Williams; F. A. Riordan; E. G. Lyall; D. M. Gibb

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  • 16.   Variations in initial assessment and management of inflammatory bowel disease across Great Britain and Ireland

    This study examined variations in the initial assessment and management of inflammatory bowel disease in the United Kingdom and Ireland

    Arch Dis Child, Vol: 88 Page: 990-4 November 2003
    A. Sawczenko; R. Lynn; B. K. Sandhu

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