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  • 1.   A new polymorphism for the RI22H mutation in hereditary pancreatitis

    The aim of this study was to examine the frequency of a false negative result by sequencing studies in patients with hereditary pancreatitis and in healthy controls

    Gut, Vol: 48 Page: 247-50 February 2001
    N. Howes; W. Greenhalf; S. Rutherford; M. O'Donnell; R. Mountford; I. Ellis; D. Whitcomb; C. Imrie; B. Drumm; J. P. Neoptolemos

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  • 2.   A risk-benefit assessment of drugs used for neonatal chronic lung disease

    This article discusses the issues rising from the improved survival rates of extremely low birthweight babies specifically in relation to the development chronic lung disease

    Drug Saf, Vol: 22 Page: 389-404 May 2000
    D. G. Sweet; H. L. Halliday

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  • 3.   A snapshot view of the impact of chronic pain on adolescents

    The aim of this study was to examine the impact that chronic pain has on the daily functioning of a small group of adolescents

    Br J Nurs, Vol: 11 Page: 735-44 2002 Jun 13-26
    E. Matthews

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  • 4.   Airway remodelling in chronic lung disease of prematurity

    This article discusses how very preterm survivors are developing chronic lung disease characterised by protracted respiratory insufficiency and a requirement for supplemental oxygen

    Paediatr Respir Rev, Vol: 3 Page: 140-6 June 2002
    D. G. Sweet; H. L. Halliday; J. A. Warner

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  • 5.   All patients receiving renal replacement therapy in the United Kingdom in 2005 (chapter 4)

    The aim of this study was to examine renal replacement therapy in the United Kingdom with regard to prevalence and a range of demographic characteristics

    Nephrol Dial Transplant, Vol: 22 Suppl 7 Page: vii30-50 August 2007
    K. Farrington; R. Rao; R. Stenkamp; D. Ansell; T. Feest

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  • 6.   Case 4: assessment. Early chronic lung disease

    This article discusses early chronic lung disease

    Paediatr Respir Rev, Vol: 3 Page: 162, 164-5 June 2002
    D. G. Sweet; H. L. Halliday; J. A. Warner

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  • 7.   Children with stable asthma have reduced airway matrix metalloproteinase-9 and matrix metalloproteinase-9/tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 ratio

    The aim of this study was to examine the balance of MMP-8, MMP-9 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases (TIMP)-1 in the airways of children with asthma

    Clin Exp Allergy, Vol: 35 Page: 1168-74 September 2005
    G. M. Doherty; S. V. Kamath; F. de Courcey; S. N. Christie; A. Chisakuta; J. D. Lyons; L. G. Heaney; M. Ennis; M. D. Shields

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  • 8.   Children's voices: qualitative data from the 'Barretstown studies'

    The aim of this study was to describe the experiences of children affected by life-threatening illness, attending a therapeutic recreation programme

    Int J Nurs Stud, Vol: 42 Page: 733-41 September 2005
    G. Kiernan; S. Guerin; M. Maclachlan

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  • 9.   Chorioamnionitis and increased neonatal lung lavage fluid matrix metalloproteinase-9 levels: implications for antenatal origins of chronic lung disease

    The aim of this study was to examine the effects of chorioamnionitis and antenatal corticosteroids on bronchoalveolar lavage fluid levels of MMP-9, and its inhibitor, TIMP-1 in preterm infants.

    Am J Obstet Gynecol, Vol: 188 Page: 871-5 April 2003
    A. E. Curley; D. G. Sweet; C. M. Thornton; M. D. O'Hara; E. Chesshyre; J. Pizzotti; M. S. Wilbourn; H. L. Halliday; J. A. Warner

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  • 10.   Chronic cough in children: bronchoalveolar lavage findings

    The aim of this study was to examine children with isolated chronic cough looking for evidence of airway inflammation typical of asthma, with increased numbers of airway eosinophils as assessed from bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL)

    Eur Respir J, Vol: 16 Page: 1109-14 December 2000
    P. S. Fitch; V. Brown; B. C. Schock; R. Taylor; M. Ennis; M. D. Shields

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  • 11.   Ciclesonide versus other inhaled steroids for chronic asthma in children and adults

    The aim of this review was to assess the efficacy and adverse effects of ciclesonide relative to those of other inhaled corticosteroids in the management of chronic asthma

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2008
    P. Manning; P. G. Gibson; T. J. Lasserson

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  • 12.   Ciclesonide versus placebo for chronic asthma in adults and children

    The aim of this review was to assess the effectiveness of ciclesonide versus placebo for chronic asthma in adults and children

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2008
    P. Manning; P. G. Gibson; T. J. Lasserson

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  • 13.   Delayed (>3 weeks) postnatal corticosteroids for chronic lung disease in preterm infants

    The aim of this review was to determine if late (> 3 weeks) postnatal corticosteroid treatment vs control is of benefit in the treatment of chronic lung disease (CLD) in the preterm infant

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2001
    H. L. Halliday; R. A. Ehrenkranz

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  • 14.   Detection of measles virus in children with ileo-colonic lymphoid nodular hyperplasia, enterocolitis and developmental disorder

    The aim of this study was detect measles virus in children with ileo-colonic lymphoid nodular hyperplasia, enterocolitis and developmental disorder

    Mol Psychiatry, Vol: 7 Suppl 2 Page: S47-8 2002
    C. M. Martin; V. Uhlmann; A. Killalea; O. Sheils; J. J. O'Leary

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  • 15.   Early postnatal (<96 hours) corticosteroids for preventing chronic lung disease in preterm infants

    The aim of this review was to determine if postnatal corticosteroid treatment is of benefit in the prevention of chronic lung disease in the preterm infant

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2001
    H. L. Halliday; R. A. Ehrenkranz

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  • 16.   Early postnatal dexamethasone and cerebral palsy

    This article discusses the early postnatal dexamethasone and cerebral palsy

    Pediatrics, Vol: 109 Page: 1168-9 June 2002
    H. L. Halliday

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  • 17.   HLA Cw*06 is not essential for streptococcal-induced psoriasis

    The aim of this study was to study Irish patients with psoriasis to investigate the relationship between streptococcal infections and Cw*06.

    Br J Dermatol, Vol: 154 Page: 850-3 May 2006
    L. Fry; A. V. Powles; S. Corcoran; S. Rogers; J. Ward; D. J. Unsworth

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  • 18.   Increased bone marrow angiogenesis in children with severe chronic neutropenia treated with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor

    The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor on angiogenesis in children with severe chronic neutropenia

    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, Vol: 26 Page: 504-6 August 2004
    M. Cotter; C. Gulmann; M. Jeffers; O. P. Smith

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  • 19.   Internal anal sphincter achalasia: outcome after internal sphincter myectomy

    This study examined outcomes after internal sphincter myectomy in patients with Internal Anal Sphincter Achalasia

    J Pediatr Surg, Vol: 36 Page: 736-8 May 2001
    D. De Caluwe; A. Yoneda; U. Akl; P. Puri

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  • 20.   Minilaparotomy cholecystectomy in children

    This study examined the use of minilaparotomy cholecystectomy in children as a useful alternative to paediatric laparoscopic cholecystectomy - thus avoiding the added cost of disposable laparoscopic equipment.

    Ir J Med Sci, Vol: 176 Page: 97-100 2007 Jul-Sep
    M. Menezes; F. Tareen; D. F. Marshall; M. T. Corbally

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  • 21.   Modeling and remodeling of the lung in neonatal chronic lung disease: implications for therapy

    This article discusses some of the factors involved in normal and abnormal lung modelling and inflammation and glucocorticosteroid-induced remodelling in the perinatal period, in the context of neonatal chronic lung disease, are reviewed

    Treat Respir Med, Vol: 4 Page: 347-59 2005
    D. G. Sweet; H. L. Halliday

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  • 22.   Moderately early (7-14 days) postnatal corticosteroids for preventing chronic lung disease in preterm infants

    The aim of this review was to determine if moderately early postnatal corticosteroid treatment vs control (placebo or nothing) is of benefit in the prevention and/or treatment of early chronic lung disease in the preterm infant

    Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2001
    H. L. Halliday; R. A. Ehrenkranz

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  • 23.   New adult patients starting renal replacement therapy in the UK in 2005 (chapter 3)

    The aim of this study was to examine the acceptance rate for renal replacement therapy and characteristics of the target population

    Nephrol Dial Transplant, Vol: 22 Suppl 7 Page: vii11-29 August 2007
    K. Farrington; R. Rao; J. Gilg; D. Ansell; T. Feest

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  • 24.   Postnatal steroids and chronic lung disease in the newborn

    This article discusse systematic reviews of randomised controlled trials of postnatal steroids (either systemic or inhaled) for CLD in the Cochrane Library were evaluated as a guide to clinical practice

    Paediatr Respir Rev, Vol: 5 Suppl A Page: S245-8 2004
    H. L. Halliday

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  • 25.   Postnatal steroids: a dilemma for the neonatologist

    This article discusses the dilemma using postnatal steroids poses for the dilemma for the neonatologist

    Acta Paediatr, Vol: 90 Page: 116-8 February 2001
    H. L. Halliday

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  • 26.   Prevention strategies of chronic lung disease

    This article discusses the prevention strategies of chronic lung disease

    Pediatr Pulmonol Suppl, Vol: 26 Page: 103-5 2004
    H. L. Halliday

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  • 27.   Randomized, controlled trial of dexamethasone in neonatal chronic lung disease: 13- to 17-year follow-up study: I. Neurologic, psychological, and educational outcomes

    The aim of this study was to assess neurologic, educational, and psychological status in adolescence of neonates enrolled in a double-blind, randomized, controlled trial of dexamethasone therapy for chronic lung disease

    Pediatrics, Vol: 116 Page: 370-8 August 2005
    R. A. Jones

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  • 28.   Randomized, controlled trial of dexamethasone in neonatal chronic lung disease: 13- to 17-year follow-up study: II. Respiratory status, growth, and blood pressure

    The aim of this study was to assess the growth, health status, and respiratory outcomes at 13 to 17 years of infants enrolled in a double-blind, randomized, controlled trial of dexamethasone for the treatment of neonatal chronic lung disease

    Pediatrics, Vol: 116 Page: 379-84 August 2005
    R. A. Jones

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  • 29.   Sequelae of otitis media with effusion among children with cleft lip and/or cleft palate

    This study reviewed the sequelae of otitis media with effusion among children with cleft lip and/or cleft palate

    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci, Vol: 27 Page: 494-500 December 2002
    P. Sheahan; A. W. Blayney; J. N. Sheahan; M. J. Earley

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  • 30.   The role of matrix metalloproteinases -9 and -2 in development of neonatal chronic lung disease

    The aim of this study was to examine Matrix metalloproteinases levels in neonatal bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and its relationship with chronic lung disease

    Acta Paediatr, Vol: 93 Page: 791-6 June 2004
    D. G. Sweet; A. E. Curley; E. Chesshyre; J. Pizzotti; M. S. Wilbourn; H. L. Halliday; J. A. Warner

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  • 31.   The significance of cutaneous spider naevi in children

    The aim of this study was to evaluate the occurrence of spider naevi in children with and without liver disease

    Arch Dis Child, Vol: 91 Page: 604-5 July 2006
    S. M. Finn; M. Rowland; F. Lawlor; W. Kinsella; L. Chan; O. Byrne; O. O'Mahony; B. Bourke

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  • 32.   Use of steroids in the perinatal period

    This article discusse systematic reviews of randomised controlled trials of prenatal and postnatal corticosteroids from the Cochrane Library to determine the cost-benefit ratios of treatment

    Paediatr Respir Rev, Vol: 5 Suppl A Page: S321-7 2004
    H. L. Halliday

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