Affiliation: University of Sheffield
- MAVIDOS Maternal Vitamin D Osteoporosis Study: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. The MAVIDOS Study GroupNicholas C Harvey
MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
Trials 13:13. 2012..MAVIDOS is a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial (ISRCTN82927713, registered 2008 Apr 11), funded by Arthritis Research UK, MRC, Bupa Foundation and NIHR...
- Dual-energy X-ray aborptiometry assessment in children and adolescents with diseases that may affect the skeleton: the 2007 ISCD Pediatric Official PositionsNick Bishop
Sheffield University, Sheffield Childrens NHS Foundation Trust, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
J Clin Densitom 11:29-42. 2008..Importantly, this document also highlights significant gaps in our knowledge, emphasizing areas for future research...
- Two doses of pamidronate in infants with osteogenesis imperfectaS Senthilnathan
University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TH, UK
Arch Dis Child 93:398-400. 2008..We wished to ascertain the effect of pamidronate at 6 or 12 mg/kg/year on skeletal health in infants with OI...
- Unexplained fractures in infancy: looking for fragile bonesNick Bishop
Academic Unit of Child Health, University of Sheffield, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Sheffield, UK
Arch Dis Child 92:251-6. 2007
- Don't ignore vitamin DN Bishop
University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:549-50. 2006
- Male sex and low physical activity are associated with reduced spine bone mineral density in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemiaV Tillmann
Department of Child Health, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Western Bank, United Kingdom
J Bone Miner Res 17:1073-80. 2002..Overall, survivors of ALL were physically less active than their healthy controls and lower activity correlated with lower lumbar BMD(vol) and higher %FM(adj)...
- Clinical management of childhood osteoporosisY Y Chan
University of Sheffield, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Yorkshire, UK
Int J Clin Pract 56:280-6. 2002..We also emphasise the important concepts of bone mass assessment and interpretation in children...
- Significance of the mechanical environment during regeneration of the intervertebral discStephan Zeiter
AO Research Institute, Clavadelerstrasse, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland
Eur Spine J 14:874-9. 2005..To demonstrate the potential of this idea, data from the literature, as well as explorative experimental results, are presented...
- Are inhaled corticosteroids associated with an increased risk of fracture in children?Tjeerd Pieter van Staa
MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, SO16 6YD, Southampton, UK
Osteoporos Int 15:785-91. 2004..The increased risk of fracture associated with use of inhaled corticosteroids is likely to be the result of the underlying illness, rather than being directly attributable to inhaled corticosteroid therapy...
- RicketsBrian Wharton
MRC Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Child Health, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
Lancet 362:1389-400. 2003..We speculate that in addition to differences in genetic factors, sun exposure, and skin pigmentation, iron deficiency may affect vitamin D handling in the skin or gut or its intermediary metabolism...
- Fractures and recurrent fractures in children; varying effects of environmental factors as well as bone size and massKaren Manias
University of Sheffield and Sheffield Children's Trust, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TH, UK
Bone 39:652-7. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: Children with fractures have a lower bone mass for body size than children without fractures. Modifiable risk factors such as diet and exercise increase the risk of recurrent fractures...