Samantha J Lain

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in New South Wales infant hospital readmission rates in the first year of life: a population-based study
    Samantha J Lain
    Clinical and Population Perinatal Health Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 201:40-3. 2014
  2. pmc A survey of acute self-reported infections in pregnancy
    Samantha J Lain
    Department of Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ Open 1:e000083. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors and costs of hospital admissions in first year of life: a population-based study
    Samantha J Lain
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Clinical and Population Perinatal Health Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1014-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Incidence of severe adverse neonatal outcomes: use of a composite indicator in a population cohort
    Samantha J Lain
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Matern Child Health J 16:600-8. 2012
  5. pmc A prevalence survey of every-day activities in pregnancy
    Samantha J Lain
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:41. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Are babies getting bigger? An analysis of birthweight trends in New South Wales, 1990-2005
    Ruth M Hadfield
    Perinatal Research and Population Health, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:312-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint How accurate is the reporting of obstetric haemorrhage in hospital discharge data? A validation study
    Samantha J Lain
    Clinical and Population Health, Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:481-4. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of the Baby Bonus payment in New South Wales: who is having "one for the country"?
    Samantha J Lain
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:238-41. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Is there an association between endometriosis and the risk of pre-eclampsia? A population based study
    Ruth M Hadfield
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute, University of Sydney, B52, Level 2, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonard s, NSW 2065, Sydney, Australia
    Hum Reprod 24:2348-52. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Quality of data in perinatal population health databases: a systematic review
    Samantha J Lain
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, St Leonards, Australia
    Med Care 50:e7-20. 2012

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in New South Wales infant hospital readmission rates in the first year of life: a population-based study
    Samantha J Lain
    Clinical and Population Perinatal Health Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 201:40-3. 2014
    ..Improved maternal and neonatal care in hospital and increased postnatal support at home may have contributed to reduced risk of readmission. ..
  2. pmc A survey of acute self-reported infections in pregnancy
    Samantha J Lain
    Department of Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ Open 1:e000083. 2011
    ..9% vs 7.2%). Conclusions These results can be used to inform future research examining acute infection as a trigger for pregnancy complications...
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors and costs of hospital admissions in first year of life: a population-based study
    Samantha J Lain
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Clinical and Population Perinatal Health Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1014-9. 2013
    ..To identify the maternal and infant risk factors associated with hospital admission in the first year and estimate the associated costs of infant hospitalization...
  4. doi request reprint Incidence of severe adverse neonatal outcomes: use of a composite indicator in a population cohort
    Samantha J Lain
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Matern Child Health J 16:600-8. 2012
    ..The NAOI can reliably identify infants with a severe adverse neonatal outcome and can be used to monitor trends, assess obstetric and neonatal interventions and the quality of perinatal care in a uniform and cost-effective way...
  5. pmc A prevalence survey of every-day activities in pregnancy
    Samantha J Lain
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:41. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to ascertain the prevalence of selected activities in any seven day period during pregnancy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Are babies getting bigger? An analysis of birthweight trends in New South Wales, 1990-2005
    Ruth M Hadfield
    Perinatal Research and Population Health, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:312-5. 2009
    ..To determine whether the proportion of babies born large for gestational age (LGA) in New South Wales has increased, and to identify possible reasons for any increase...
  7. doi request reprint How accurate is the reporting of obstetric haemorrhage in hospital discharge data? A validation study
    Samantha J Lain
    Clinical and Population Health, Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:481-4. 2008
    ..Routinely collected datasets are frequently used for population-based research but their accuracy needs to be assured...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of the Baby Bonus payment in New South Wales: who is having "one for the country"?
    Samantha J Lain
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:238-41. 2009
    ..To assess the change in birth rates, both overall and in age, parity, socioeconomic and geographical subgroups of the population, after the introduction of the Baby Bonus payment in Australia on 1 July 2004...
  9. doi request reprint Is there an association between endometriosis and the risk of pre-eclampsia? A population based study
    Ruth M Hadfield
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute, University of Sydney, B52, Level 2, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonard s, NSW 2065, Sydney, Australia
    Hum Reprod 24:2348-52. 2009
    ..Our aim was to determine whether women with a history of endometriosis were at modified risk for pregnancy hypertension or pre-eclampsia...
  10. doi request reprint Quality of data in perinatal population health databases: a systematic review
    Samantha J Lain
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, St Leonards, Australia
    Med Care 50:e7-20. 2012
    ..However, the accuracy and completeness of the information in the PHDS is important to ensure validity of the results of this research...
  11. doi request reprint The impact of the baby bonus on maternity services in New South Wales
    Samantha J Lain
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 50:25-9. 2010
    ..In 2004, the Federal Government introduced the baby bonus, a one-off payment upon the birth of a child...
  12. doi request reprint Prosthetic heart valves in pregnancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol
    Claire M Lawley
    Clinical Population Perinatal Health Research Group, The Kolling Institute, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, Herbert Street, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    Syst Rev 3:8. 2014
    ..There has been little investigation on maternal and infant outcomes. The objective of this systematic review will be to assess the outcomes of pregnancy in women with heart valve prostheses in contemporary populations...
  13. pmc Record linkage to obtain birth outcomes for the evaluation of screening biomarkers in pregnancy: a feasibility study
    Samantha J Lain
    Perinatal Research, Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Syndey, NSW, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:48. 2009
    ..As a specific example, we evaluate maternal serum levels of PAPP-A and free beta-hCG as predictors of adverse pregnancy outcomes, and compare our results with those of prospective studies...
  14. pmc Regional block versus general anaesthesia for caesarean section and neonatal outcomes: a population-based study
    Charles S Algert
    Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Clinical and Perinatal Population Health Research, University of Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med 7:20. 2009
    ..However, general anaesthesia is considered to be safe for the foetus, based on limited evidence, and is still used for caesarean sections...
  15. doi request reprint The prevalence of maternal medical conditions during pregnancy and a validation of their reporting in hospital discharge data
    Ruth M Hadfield
    Perinatal Research, The Kolling Institute of Medical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:78-82. 2008
    ..We estimated the population prevalence of maternal medical conditions during pregnancy and found a tendency towards underreporting although specificities were high, indicating that false positives were uncommon...