N J Kerruish
Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand
- Newborn screening: new developments, new dilemmasN J Kerruish
Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Med Ethics 31:393-8. 2005..We argue that screening for genetic susceptibility to complex disorders is inherently different from standard screening and, while of potential value, must be considered separately from conventional testing...
- Vulnerable Baby Scale: development and piloting of a questionnaire to measure maternal perceptions of their baby's vulnerabilityNicola J Kerruish
Department of Women s and Child Health, Otago Medical School, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Paediatr Child Health 41:419-23. 2005..To develop and provide initial data to validate a contemporary measure of maternal perceptions of infant vulnerability...
- Maternal psychological reaction to newborn genetic screening for type 1 diabetesNicola J Kerruish
Department of Women s and Children s Health, Otago Medical School, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
Pediatrics 120:e324-35. 2007..The purpose of this work was to describe levels of maternal anxiety, depressive symptoms, and perceptions of infant vulnerability associated with newborn genetic screening for susceptibility to type 1 diabetes...
- Information and consent for newborn screening: practices and attitudes of service providersN J Kerruish
Department of Women s and Children s Health, Otago Medical School, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Med Ethics 34:648-52. 2008..To gather information about the practices and attitudes of providers of maternity care with respect to informed consent for newborn screening (NBS)...
- Parents' experiences of newborn screening for genetic susceptibility to type 1 diabetesNikki J Kerruish
Department of Paediatrics, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Med Ethics 37:348-53. 2011..The implications of these findings for future research and for the debate concerning potential expansion of newborn screening are discussed...
- The failure to diagnose inborn errors of metabolism in New Zealand: the case for expanded newborn screeningCallum Wilson
Newborn Metabolic Screening Unit, LapPlus, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland
N Z Med J 120:U2727. 2007....