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  • 1.   A possible role for the PPARGPro12Ala polymorphism in preterm birth

    The aim of this study was to examine if Pro12Ala polymorphism of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma gene could play a role in birth weight and duration of gestation

    Diabetes, Vol: 56 Page: 494-498 2007
    A. Meirhaeghe; C. A. G. Boreham; L. J. Murray; F. Richard; G. Davey Smith; I. S. Young; P. Amouyel

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  • 2.   Admission cardiotocography: a randomised controlled trial

    The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of cardiotocography - the fetal heartbeat (cardio-) and the uterine contractions

    Lancet, Vol: 361 Page: 465-470 2003
    L. Impey; M. Reynolds; K. MacQuillan; S. Gates; J. Murphy; O. Sheil

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  • 3.   Association of the interleukin 1 receptor antagonist gene with ulcerative colitis in Northern European Caucasians

    The aim of this study was to examine the association between the allele 2 of the interleukin 1 receptor antagonist gene

    Gut, Vol: 48 Page: 461-7 April 2001
    M. J. Carter; F. S. di Giovine; S. Jones; J. Mee; N. J. Camp; A. J. Lobo; G. W. Duff

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  • 4.   Children attending addiction treatment services in Dublin, 1990-1999

    The aim of this study was to examine the socio-demographic and drug misuse profile of children presenting to addiction treatment services in Dublin during the 1990s

    Eur Addict Res, Vol: 10 Page: 68-74 2004
    B. P. Smyth; M. O'Brien

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  • 5.   Choline and homocysteine interrelations in umbilical cord and maternal plasma at delivery

    The aim of this study was to examine the intermediates of choline oxidation in maternal and umbilical cord plasma and to determine the relations between this pathway and folate-dependent homocysteine remethylation

    American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol: 82 Page: 836-842 2005
    A. M. Molloy; J. L. Mills; C. Cox; S. F. Daly; M. Conley; L. C. Brody; P. N. Kirke; J. M. Scott; P. M. Ueland

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  • 6.   Congenital anomalies and proximity to landfill sites

    The aim of this study was to quantify the occurrence of congenital anomalies in proximity to municipal landfill sites, was examined by small area, distance and clustering tendencies in relation to 83 landfills, five of which were major sites

    Ir Med J, Vol: 97 Page: 16-8 January 2004
    E. Boyle; H. Johnson; A. Kelly; R. McDonnell

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  • 7.   Decline in mortality, AIDS, and hospital admissions in perinatally HIV-1 infected children in the United Kingdom and Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine changes in demographic factors, disease progression, hospital admissions and the use of Antiretroviral Therapy in children with HIV

    BMJ: British Medical Journal, Vol: 327 Page: 1019-1023 2003
    D. M. Gibb; T. Duong; P. A. Tookey; M. Sharland; G. Tudor-Williams; V. Novelli; K. Butler; A. Riordan; L. Farrelly; J. Masters; C. S. Peckham; D. T. Dunn

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  • 8.   Do early infant feeding practices vary by maternal ethnic group?

    The aim of this study was to examine United Kingdom country and ethnic variations in infant feeding practices

    Public Health Nutr, Vol: 10 Page: 957-64 September 2007
    L. J. Griffiths; A. R. Tate; C. Dezateux

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  • 9.   Does the angle of episiotomy affect the incidence of anal sphincter injury?

    The aim of this study was to quantify the relationship between precise angle of episiotomy from the perineal midline and risk of third-degree tear

    BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Vol: 113 Page: 190-194 2006
    M. Eogan; L. Daly; P. R. O'Connell; C. O'Herlihy

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  • 10.   Evidence of unmetabolised folic acid in cord blood of newborn and serum of 4-day-old infants

    The aim of this study was to examine the appearance of unmetabolised folic acid both in cord blood from newborn full-term and premature infants and serum from 4 day old infants post formula feeding

    British Journal of Nutrition, Vol: 94 Page: 727-730 2005
    M. R. Sweeney; J. McPartlin; D. G. Weir; S. Daly; K. Pentieva; L. Daly; J. M. Scott

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  • 11.   Exhaled nitric oxide in relation to the clinical features of childhood asthma

    The aim of this study was to examine children attending a routine asthma clinic and evaluate the relationship between exhaled nitric oxide levels and clinical parameters including decision making.

    J Asthma, Vol: 41 Page: 751-7 October 2004
    T. J. Warke; V. Mairs; P. S. Fitch; V. McGovern; M. Ennis; M. D. Shields

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  • 12.   Hib vaccination in infants born prematurely

    The aim of this study was to document the immunogenicity and persistence of antibody to polyribosyl-ribitol Phosphate as well as the protection against Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) disease in premature infants immunised at the routine schedule

    Archives of Disease in Childhood, Vol: 88 Page: 206-210 2003
    P. T. Heath; R. Booy; J. McVernon; J. Bowen-Morris; H. Griffiths; M. P. E. Slack; A. C. Moloney; M. E. Ramsay; E. R. Moxon

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  • 13.   Impact of MTHFR C677T polymorphism on risk of neural tube defects: case-control study

    The aim of this study was to assess the impact of MTHFR C677T polymorphism on risk of neural tube defects

    BMJ: British Medical Journal, Vol: 328 Page: 1535-1536 2004
    P. N. Kirke; J. L. Mills; A. M. Molloy; L. C. Brody; V. B. O'Leary; L. Daly; S. Murray; M. Conley; P. D. Mayne; O. Smith; J. M. Scott

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  • 14.   Meconium passed in labor: how reassuring is clear amniotic fluid?

    The aim of this study was to assess the incidence of meconium that can only have been passed intrapartum and to determine its neonatal associations and whether its absence is a useful sign

    Obstet Gynecol, Vol: 102 Page: 89-93 July 2003
    C. Greenwood; S. Lalchandani; K. MacQuillan; O. Sheil; J. Murphy; L. Impey

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  • 15.   Mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis C virus: evidence for preventable peripartum transmission

    The aim of this study was to examine the effect of risk factors, including mode of delivery, on the vertical transmission rate of hepatitis C

    Lancet, Vol: 356 Page: 904-7 September 2000
    D. M. Gibb; R. L. Goodall; D. T. Dunn; M. Healy; P. Neave; M. Cafferkey; K. Butler

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  • 16.   Pervasive behavior problems at 6 years of age in a total-population sample of children born at

    The aim of this study was to test whether extremely preterm children have more pervasive behaviour problems than classroom peers, by using parent and teacher consensus reports

    Pediatrics, Vol: 122 Page: 562-73 September 2008
    M. Samara; N. Marlow; D. Wolke

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  • 17.   Presence of multiple copies of the capsulation b locus in invasive Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) strains isolated from children with Hib conjugate vaccine failure

    The aim of this study was to verify whether amplification of invasive Haemophilus influenzae type b strains is involved in vaccine failure

    Journal of Infectious Diseases, Vol: 192 Page: 819-823 2005
    M. Cerquetti; R. Cardines; Ml; M. Giufré; A. Bella; T. Sofia; P. Mastrantonio; M. Slack

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  • 18.   Prospective surveillance study of severe hyperbilirubinaemia in the newborn in the UK and Ireland

    The aim of this study was to examine incidence of severe hyperbilirubinaemia in the newborn and to identify associated clinical and demographic variables and short term outcomes in the United Kingdom and Ireland

    Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition, Vol: 92 Page: F342-6 2007
    D. Manning; P. Todd; M. Maxwell; M. J. Platt

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  • 19.   Severity of primary MPGN, rather than MPGN type, determines renal survival and post-transplantation recurrence risk

    The aim of this study was to examine if severity of primary membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis, rather than MPGN type, determines renal survival and post-transplantation recurrence risk

    Kidney International, Vol: 69 Page: 504-511 2006
    M. A. Little; P. Dupont; E. Campbell; A. Dorman; J. J. Walshe

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  • 20.   Sports and recreation injury, from the playing field to the home: out of the frying pan and into the fire

    This abstract reports on sports and recreation injury, from the playing field to the home

    British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol: 42 Page: 518-518 2008
    E. Falvey; J. Eustace; M. Molloy

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  • 21.   Subdural haematoma and effusion in infancy: an epidemiological study

    The aim of this study was to examine incidence, aetiology and clinical features of subdural haematomoa and effusion in infancy in the United Kingdom and Ireland

    Archives of Disease in Childhood, Vol: 90 Page: 952-955 2005
    C. Hobbs; A. Childs; J. Wynne; J. Livingston; A. Seal

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  • 22.   Symptomatic toxoplasma infection due to congenital and postnatally acquired infection [corrected] [published erratum appears in ARCH DIS CHILD 2006 Jul;91(7):624]

    The aim of this study was to examine the incidence and severity of symptomatic toxoplasma infection presenting during childhood due to congential or postnatally acquired infection

    Archives of Disease in Childhood, Vol: 91 Page: 495-498 2006
    R. Gilbert; H. K. Tan; S. Cliffe; E. Guy; M. Stanford

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  • 23.   The Amplatzer septal occluder

    The aim of this study was to examine use of the Amplatzer device in 150 patients with interatrial communications

    Cardiol Young, Vol: 10 Page: 493-501 September 2000
    K. P. Walsh; I. M. Maadi

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  • 24.   The impact of maternal employment on breast-feeding duration in the UK Millennium Cohort Study

    The aim of this study was to examine the relationship of maternal employment characteristics, day care arrangements and the type of maternity leave pay to breast-feeding for at least 4 months

    Public Health Nutr, Vol: 10 Page: 891-6 September 2007
    S. S. Hawkins; L. J. Griffiths; C. Dezateux; C. Law

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  • 25.   Vitamin K deficiency bleeding in Great Britain and Ireland: British Paediatric Surveillance Unit Surveys, 1993-94 and 2001-02

    The purpose of this study was to conduct and report monitoring of vitamin K deficiency bleeding in Great Britain and Ireland following the 1988-90 survey

    Archives of Disease in Childhood, Vol: 92 Page: 759-766 2007
    A. McNinch; A. Busfield; J. Tripp

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