A S Khashan

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Affiliation: University College Cork
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk of affective disorders following prenatal exposure to severe life events: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    J Psychiatr Res 45:879-85. 2011
  2. pmc Advanced maternal age and adverse pregnancy outcome: evidence from a large contemporary cohort
    Louise C Kenny
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Anu Research Centre, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    PLoS ONE 8:e56583. 2013
  3. pmc Medical school attrition-beyond the statistics a ten year retrospective study
    Bridget M Maher
    School of Medicine, College of Medicine and Health, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork, College Road, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Med Educ 13:13. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal stress and risk of asthma hospitalization in the offspring: a Swedish population-based study
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Psychosom Med 74:635-41. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Rates of preterm birth following antenatal maternal exposure to severe life events: a population-based cohort study
    A S Khashan
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Hum Reprod 24:429-37. 2009
  6. pmc Preterm birth and reduced birthweight in first and second teenage pregnancies: a register-based cohort study
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:36. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Can recall of birth size be used as a measure of birthweight in Cameroon?
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Bafut District Hospital, Bafut, North West Province, Cameroon
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:383-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Undiagnosed coeliac disease in a father does not influence birthweight and preterm birth
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Ireland
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:363-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The impact of maternal celiac disease on birthweight and preterm birth: a Danish population-based cohort study
    A S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Hum Reprod 25:528-34. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The effects of maternal body mass index on pregnancy outcome
    A S Khashan
    The Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cork University Maternity Hospital, University College Cork, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:697-705. 2009

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Risk of affective disorders following prenatal exposure to severe life events: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    J Psychiatr Res 45:879-85. 2011
    ..To examine the effect of prenatal exposure to severe life events on risk of affective disorders in the offspring...
  2. pmc Advanced maternal age and adverse pregnancy outcome: evidence from a large contemporary cohort
    Louise C Kenny
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Anu Research Centre, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    PLoS ONE 8:e56583. 2013
    ..Although there are many studies on this topic, data from large contemporary population-based cohorts that controls for demographic variables known to influence perinatal outcomes is limited...
  3. pmc Medical school attrition-beyond the statistics a ten year retrospective study
    Bridget M Maher
    School of Medicine, College of Medicine and Health, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork, College Road, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Med Educ 13:13. 2013
    ..The aims of our study were to examine factors associated with attrition over a ten-year period (2001-2011) and to study the personal effects of dropout on individual students...
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal stress and risk of asthma hospitalization in the offspring: a Swedish population-based study
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Psychosom Med 74:635-41. 2012
    ..In this study, we aimed to study whether maternal exposure to death of a spouse or a child is associated with risk of asthma hospitalization in the offspring using a very large population-based cohort...
  5. doi request reprint Rates of preterm birth following antenatal maternal exposure to severe life events: a population-based cohort study
    A S Khashan
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Hum Reprod 24:429-37. 2009
    ..Preterm birth and other pregnancy complications have been linked to maternal stress during pregnancy. We investigated the association between maternal exposure to severe life events and risk of preterm birth...
  6. pmc Preterm birth and reduced birthweight in first and second teenage pregnancies: a register-based cohort study
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:36. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between first and second teenage pregnancies and preterm birth, birthweight and small for gestational age (SGA)...
  7. doi request reprint Can recall of birth size be used as a measure of birthweight in Cameroon?
    Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Bafut District Hospital, Bafut, North West Province, Cameroon
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:383-9. 2010
    ..1%) was much higher than the positive predictive value (44.4%). These results indicate that recall of size, in Cameroonian women and in other low resource settings, should be used only in the absence of other sources of data...
  8. doi request reprint Undiagnosed coeliac disease in a father does not influence birthweight and preterm birth
    Ali S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Ireland
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:363-9. 2010
    ..There was some evidence that diagnosis and presumed treatment of paternal CD with a gluten-free diet is associated with reduced birthweight...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of maternal celiac disease on birthweight and preterm birth: a Danish population-based cohort study
    A S Khashan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Hum Reprod 25:528-34. 2010
    ..Adverse pregnancy outcomes have been associated with maternal celiac disease (CD). In this study, we investigate the effect of treated and untreated maternal CD on infant birthweight and preterm birth...
  10. doi request reprint The effects of maternal body mass index on pregnancy outcome
    A S Khashan
    The Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cork University Maternity Hospital, University College Cork, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:697-705. 2009
    ..Overweight and obese women have a higher risk of macrosomia and Caesarean delivery and lower risk of preterm delivery. The mechanism underlying this association is unclear and is worthy of further investigation...
  11. doi request reprint Sex ratio at birth following prenatal maternal exposure to severe life events: a population-based cohort study
    A S Khashan
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Hum Reprod 24:1754-7. 2009
    ..A recent study reported an association between maternal exposure to severe life events and sex ratio at birth using the Danish national register. We attempted to replicate that study using a new Danish cohort...
  12. doi request reprint Maternal serum cholesterol levels are elevated from the 1st trimester of pregnancy: a cross-sectional study
    A Bartels
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    J Obstet Gynaecol 32:747-52. 2012
    ..Levels were above non-pregnant adult ranges as early as the 1st trimester. The implications of this on fetus and mother are undetermined and deserve further investigation...
  13. doi request reprint Caesarean section and subsequent ectopic pregnancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    S M O'Neill
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cork University Maternity Hospital, and Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    BJOG 120:671-80. 2013
    ..Caesarean section rates are increasing worldwide, and the long-term effects are unknown...
  14. doi request reprint Reference standard for serum bile acids in pregnancy
    N Egan
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    BJOG 119:493-8. 2012
    ..SBA levels in normal pregnancy have not been investigated. We aimed to establish reference values for SBA in healthy pregnant women across different trimesters of pregnancy...
  15. doi request reprint Reduced infant birth weight in the North West of England consequent upon 'maternal exposure' to 7/7 terrorist attacks on central London
    J L Nugent
    Maternal and Fetal Health Research Group, University of Manchester, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 31:118-21. 2011
    ..This small, but significant reduction in birth weight may indicate excess glucocorticoid exposure within the fetus, which could contribute to fetal programming and an increased likelihood of disease in adult life...
  16. doi request reprint An insight into pelvic floor status in nulliparous women
    C M Durnea
    Anu Research Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork UCC, Cork, Ireland
    Int Urogynecol J 25:337-45. 2014
    ..However, no previous studies have investigated in detail all four compartments of PFD and the correlation between them...