Affiliation: University of Southern Denmark
- Parent's age and the risk of oral cleftsCamilla Bille
Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsløwsvej 9, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
Epidemiology 16:311-6. 2005..The aim of this study is to determine the degree to which maternal age and paternal age independently influence the risk of having a child with oral clefts...
- Changing lifestyles and oral clefts occurrence in DenmarkCamilla Bille
Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:255-9. 2005..In this period an official recommendation of a supplementation of folic acid to pregnant women was introduced; furthermore, smoking among pregnant women decreased considerably...
- Cancer risk in persons with oral cleft--a population-based study of 8,093 casesCamilla Bille
Center for the Prevention of Congenital Malformations, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
Am J Epidemiol 161:1047-55. 2005..14, 6.78), and primary lung cancer among males born with both cleft lip and cleft palate (SIR = 2.49, 95% CI: 1.00, 5.14). The results do not provide evidence for an increased overall cancer risk for individuals born with oral clefts...
- Autoantibodies to folate receptor alpha during early pregnancy and risk of oral clefts in DenmarkCamilla Bille
Division of Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, Denmark
Pediatr Res 67:274-9. 2010..In conclusion, high maternal autoantibody levels and blocking of folate binding to FRalpha in maternal serum during pregnancy are not associated with an increased risk of oral clefts in the offspring in this population-based cohort...
- Oral clefts and life style factors--a case-cohort study based on prospective Danish dataCamilla Bille
Center for the Prevention of Congenital Malformations, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsløwsvej 9B, 5000 Odense C, Denmark
Eur J Epidemiol 22:173-81. 2007..The present study found an association between oral clefts and smoking and, although not conclusive, supports an association of oral cleft with alcohol...
- Recurrence risk for offspring of twins discordant for oral cleft: a population-based cohort study of the Danish 1936-2004 cleft twin cohortDorthe Grosen
Department of Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
Am J Med Genet A 152:2468-74. 2010..This provides further evidence for a genetic component in cleft etiology and is useful information for genetic counseling of twin pairs discordant for clefting...
- Risk of oral clefts in twinsDorthe Grosen
Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
Epidemiology 22:313-9. 2011..Small studies have indicated that twinning increases the risk of oral cleft...
- A cohort study of recurrence patterns among more than 54,000 relatives of oral cleft cases in Denmark: support for the multifactorial threshold model of inheritanceDorthe Grosen
Research Centre for the prevention of Infant Mortality and Congenital Illnesses, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, JB Winsløws Vej 9, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
J Med Genet 47:162-8. 2010..To determine if the anatomical severity of oral clefting affects familial recurrence in a large population based sample. To provide reliable recurrence risk estimates for oral cleft for first, second, and third degree relatives...
- Infertility, infertility treatment, and congenital malformations: Danish national birth cohortJin Liang Zhu
Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
BMJ 333:679. 2006..To examine whether infertile couples (with a time to pregnancy of > 12 months), who conceive naturally or after treatment, give birth to children with an increased prevalence of congenital malformations...
- Genetic influence on prolonged gestation: a population-based Danish twin studyMaja Laursen
Department of Epidemiology, Danish Twin Registry, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:489-94. 2004..The purpose of this study was to test a possible genetic component to prolonged gestation...
- Smoking habits, nicotine use, and congenital malformationsMaria M Morales-Suarez-Varela
Unit of Public Health and Environmental Care, Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Obstet Gynecol 107:51-7. 2006..We examined whether maternal smoking and use of nicotine substitutes during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy increased the prevalence of congenital malformations in general and of certain congenital malformations in particular...