Carol Dezateux

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Newborn screening for medium chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency in England: prevalence, predictive value and test validity based on 1.5 million screened babies
    Juliet Oerton
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom
    J Med Screen 18:173-81. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Infant respiratory function after RSV-proven bronchiolitis
    C Dezateux
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 155:1349-55. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint The puzzles of Perthes' disease: definitive studies of causal factors are needed
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guildford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:1463-4. 2005
  4. pmc Low birth weight for gestation and airway function in infancy: exploring the fetal origins hypothesis
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Thorax 59:60-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Newborn screening for medium chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency: evaluating the effects on outcome
    Carol Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 162:S25-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Developmental dysplasia of the hip
    Carol Dezateux
    Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 369:1541-52. 2007
  7. pmc Performance, treatment pathways, and effects of alternative policy options for screening for developmental dysplasia of the hip in the United Kingdom
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 88:753-9. 2003
  8. pmc Airway function at one year: association with premorbid airway function, wheezing, and maternal smoking
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Thorax 56:680-6. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Does primary immunisation status predict MMR uptake?
    A Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 94:49-51. 2009
  10. pmc Factors associated with uptake of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR) and use of single antigen vaccines in a contemporary UK cohort: prospective cohort study
    Anna Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 336:754-7. 2008

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Publications67

  1. pmc Newborn screening for medium chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency in England: prevalence, predictive value and test validity based on 1.5 million screened babies
    Juliet Oerton
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom
    J Med Screen 18:173-81. 2011
    ..Early diagnosis by screening asymptomatic newborns may improve outcome, but the benefit to newborns identified with variants not encountered clinically is uncertain...
  2. ncbi request reprint Infant respiratory function after RSV-proven bronchiolitis
    C Dezateux
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 155:1349-55. 1997
    ..Longitudinal studies are needed to clarify whether subclinical alterations in airway function precede acute bronchiolitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint The puzzles of Perthes' disease: definitive studies of causal factors are needed
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guildford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:1463-4. 2005
  4. pmc Low birth weight for gestation and airway function in infancy: exploring the fetal origins hypothesis
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Thorax 59:60-6. 2004
    ..We examined the hypothesis that low birth weight for gestation is associated with impaired airway function shortly after birth and that this is independent of impaired postnatal somatic growth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Newborn screening for medium chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency: evaluating the effects on outcome
    Carol Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 162:S25-8. 2003
    ..Additionally, the impact of screening and treatment on the families of infants with true, borderline, and false positive diagnoses needs to be taken into account...
  6. ncbi request reprint Developmental dysplasia of the hip
    Carol Dezateux
    Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 369:1541-52. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc Performance, treatment pathways, and effects of alternative policy options for screening for developmental dysplasia of the hip in the United Kingdom
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 88:753-9. 2003
    ..To compare, using a decision model, performance, treatment pathways and effects of different newborn screening strategies for developmental hip dysplasia with no screening...
  8. pmc Airway function at one year: association with premorbid airway function, wheezing, and maternal smoking
    C Dezateux
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Thorax 56:680-6. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association of diminished premorbid airway function, prior wheezing, and maternal smoking with airway function at 1 year of age...
  9. doi request reprint Does primary immunisation status predict MMR uptake?
    A Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 94:49-51. 2009
    ..To investigate the relationship between primary immunisation status and MMR uptake...
  10. pmc Factors associated with uptake of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR) and use of single antigen vaccines in a contemporary UK cohort: prospective cohort study
    Anna Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 336:754-7. 2008
    ..To estimate uptake of the combined measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR) and single antigen vaccines and explore factors associated with uptake and reasons for not using MMR...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do early infant feeding practices vary by maternal ethnic group?
    Lucy J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:957-64. 2007
    ..To examine UK country and ethnic variations in infant feeding practices...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence of eye disease in early childhood and associated factors: findings from the millennium cohort study
    Phillippa M Cumberland
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London UCL, London, UK
    Ophthalmology 117:2184-90.e1-3. 2010
    ..To report the prevalence and distribution of eye conditions and visual impairment and associations with early social and biological factors using parental report of diagnosed eye conditions and additional chronic illnesses...
  13. ncbi request reprint Maternal employment and breast-feeding initiation: findings from the Millennium Cohort Study
    Summer S Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:242-7. 2007
    ..99] than those who returned for other reasons. Policies to increase breast feeding should address how both the time and circumstances of a mother's return to employment postpartum influence whether she decides to start breast feeding...
  14. doi request reprint Perceived and objective measures of the neighbourhood environment and overweight in preschool children and their mothers
    Summer Sherburne Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:183-92. 2009
    ..The secondary aim was to assess whether moving residence confounded these relationships...
  15. doi request reprint Does childcare influence socioeconomic inequalities in unintentional injury? Findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    A Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:161-6. 2010
    ..Little is known about the impact that non-parental care has on childhood unintentional injury and whether this varies by socioeconomic group...
  16. ncbi request reprint The evolution of airway function in early childhood following clinical diagnosis of cystic fibrosis
    Sarath C Ranganathan
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:928-33. 2004
    ..5) of 20% (11, 28). Airway function is diminished soon after diagnosis in infants with CF and does not catch up during infancy and early childhood. These findings have important implications for early interventions in CF...
  17. doi request reprint Examining the relationship between maternal employment and health behaviours in 5-year-old British children
    S Sherburne Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:999-1004. 2009
    ..Where mothers were employed, the relationships between flexible work arrangements and these health behaviours were also examined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Differential parental weight and height contributions to offspring birthweight and weight gain in infancy
    Lucy J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 36:104-7. 2007
    ..The differential contributions of the mother's and father's height and weight to birthweight, or weight gain in infancy, remain unclear and were examined using data from the UK Millennium Cohort Study...
  19. doi request reprint Residential mobility and uptake of childhood immunisations: findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    Anna Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Vaccine 26:1675-80. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Relationship of octanoylcarnitine concentrations to age at sampling in unaffected newborns screened for medium-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency
    Javaria M Khalid
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Clin Chem 56:1015-21. 2010
    ..We determined whether C8 concentrations vary by age at sampling, sex, birth weight, or gestational age in unaffected newborns...
  21. pmc Differences in risk factors for partial and no immunisation in the first year of life: prospective cohort study
    Lamiya Samad
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 332:1312-3. 2006
    ..To compare demographic, social, maternal, and infant related factors associated with partial immunisation and no immunisation in the first year of life in the United Kingdom...
  22. ncbi request reprint Development of lung function in early life: influence of birth weight in infants of nonsmokers
    Ah Fong Hoo
    Portex Respiratory Unit, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:527-33. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that lung function is reduced in low birth weight for gestation infants born to nonsmoking white mothers and that this is independent of somatic growth during infancy...
  23. ncbi request reprint The impact of maternal employment on breast-feeding duration in the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    Summer Sherburne Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:891-6. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship of maternal employment characteristics, day care arrangements and the type of maternity leave pay to breast-feeding for at least 4 months...
  24. doi request reprint The epidemiology of chickenpox in UK 5-year olds: an analysis to inform vaccine policy
    Gayatri Manikkavasagan
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 28:7699-705. 2010
    ..If universal varicella immunisation were introduced in the UK, where 40% children have attended some formal day-care by 3 years, a schedule commencing early in the second year of life would be indicated...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is infant growth changing?
    A R Tate
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1094-6. 2006
    ..There was very little difference in weight gain between white English Millennium cohort infants and the earlier cohort, suggesting that the current epidemic of childhood obesity starts after 9 months of age...
  26. ncbi request reprint Patient-reported quality of life outcomes for children with serious congenital heart defects
    Rachel L Knowles
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Centre of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 99:413-9. 2014
    ..To compare patient-reported, health-related quality of life (QoL) for children with serious congenital heart defects (CHDs) and unaffected classmates and to investigate the demographic and clinical factors influencing QoL...
  27. ncbi request reprint The contribution of parental and community ethnicity to breastfeeding practices: evidence from the Millennium Cohort Study
    Lucy J Griffiths
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1378-86. 2005
    ..The association of ethnic and social factors at the individual and community level with inequalities in starting, and continuing, to breastfeed remains unclear. We explored these factors using data from the Millennium Cohort Study...
  28. ncbi request reprint The effect of parental smoking on lung function and development during infancy
    Janet Stocks
    Portex Anesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Respirology 8:266-85. 2003
    ....
  29. pmc Use of personal child health records in the UK: findings from the millennium cohort study
    Suzanne Walton
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 332:269-70. 2006
    ..We examined its use throughout the United Kingdom with respect to recording children's weight and measures of social disadvantage and infant health...
  30. ncbi request reprint Mother's consent to linkage of survey data with her child's birth records in a multi-ethnic national cohort study
    A Rosemary Tate
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:294-8. 2006
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Quality control methods in accelerometer data processing: identifying extreme counts
    Carly Rich
    Medical Research Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e85134. 2014
    ....
  32. pmc Is obesity associated with emotional and behavioural problems in children? Findings from the Millennium Cohort Study
    Lucy J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e423-32. 2011
    ..We examined cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between obesity and emotional and behavioural problems in a nationally representative sample of young children...
  33. pmc Late clinical presentation of congenital adrenal hyperplasia in older children: findings from national paediatric surveillance
    Rachel L Knowles
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 99:30-4. 2014
    ..To appraise the potential benefit of newborn screening for late-presenting CAH...
  34. doi request reprint Mortality with congenital heart defects in England and Wales, 1959-2009: exploring technological change through period and birth cohort analysis
    Rachel L Knowles
    UCL Institute of Child Health, MRC Centre for Epidemiology of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:861-5. 2012
    ..Technological advances in surgery, intensive care and medical support have led to substantial decrease in mortality for children with congenital heart defects (CHDs) over the last 50 years...
  35. ncbi request reprint Are breastfeeding rates higher among mothers delivering in Baby Friendly accredited maternity units in the UK?
    Suzanne Bartington
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1178-86. 2006
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Improving the detection of childhood visual problems and eye disorders
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
    Lancet 359:1083-4. 2002
  37. doi request reprint Ethics, governance and consent in the UK: implications for research into the longer-term outcomes of congenital heart defects
    Rachel L Knowles
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 96:14-20. 2011
    ..To explore the effect of research ethics, governance and consent requirements and recent reforms on UK-wide follow-up of children with congenital heart defects (CHD)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Development of airway function in infancy after preterm delivery
    Ah Fong Hoo
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 141:652-8. 2002
    ..To assess airway function at 1 year and compare this with similar measurements made shortly after birth in preterm infants without clinical neonatal respiratory disease...
  39. ncbi request reprint Sex-specific prediction equations for Vmax(FRC) in infancy: a multicenter collaborative study
    Ah Fong Hoo
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children National Health Service Trust, London, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:1084-92. 2002
    ..Appropriate use of z scores, which indicate a "normal" range (z scores of 0 +/- 2) for Vmax(FRC), during infancy should also improve interpretation of both clinical and research studies...
  40. pmc Quality of life and congenital heart defects: comparing parent and professional values
    Rachel L Knowles
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:388-93. 2007
    ..To compare preferences obtained from health professionals with those from parents for the longer-term health outcomes of children with congenital heart defects...
  41. ncbi request reprint Congenital and infantile cataract in the United Kingdom: underlying or associated factors. British Congenital Cataract Interest Group
    J S Rahi
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:2108-14. 2000
    ....
  42. pmc National cross sectional study of detection of congenital and infantile cataract in the United Kingdom: role of childhood screening and surveillance. The British Congenital Cataract Interest Group
    J S Rahi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 318:362-5. 1999
    ..To determine the mode of detection and timing of ophthalmic assessment of a nationally representative group of children with congenital and infantile cataract...
  43. ncbi request reprint Influence of jacket placement on respiratory compliance during raised lung volume measurements in infants
    A F Hoo
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Pulmonol 31:51-8. 2001
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Risk factors for rapid weight gain in preschool children: findings from a UK-wide prospective study
    L J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:624-32. 2010
    ..To examine risk factors for rapid weight gain between 3 and 5 years of age...
  45. ncbi request reprint The association between birthweight, sex, and airway function in infants of nonsmoking mothers
    S Lum
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:2078-84. 2001
    ..Furthermore, FEF(75) was on average 35 ml s(-1) lower in boys than girls (95% CI: -61, -8). We conclude that diminished airway function in SGA infants shortly after birth appears to be primarily mediated through impaired somatic growth...
  46. pmc Analysis of rubella antibody distribution from newborn dried blood spots using finite mixture models
    P Hardelid
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 136:1698-706. 2008
    ..Mixture models are a highly useful method of analysis in seroprevalence studies of vaccine-preventable infections in which preset cut-off values may overestimate the size of the seronegative population...
  47. ncbi request reprint Effects of infant feeding practice on weight gain from birth to 3 years
    L J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 94:577-82. 2009
    ..This study examined the effect of breastfeeding initiation, breastfeeding duration and age at introduction of solid foods on weight gain from birth to 3 years...
  48. doi request reprint Ethnicity of children with homozygous c.985A>G medium-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency: findings from screening approximately 1.1 million newborn infants
    J M Khalid
    UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Med Screen 15:112-7. 2008
    ..We estimated ethnic-specific homozygous c.985A>G MCADD birth prevalence from a large-scale UK newborn screening study...
  49. doi request reprint Newborn screening for medium chain acyl CoA dehydrogenase deficiency
    J V Leonard
    Clinical and Molecular Genetics Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 94:235-8. 2009
    ..The basic treatment is dietary: avoid fasting and ensure a high carbohydrate intake during any illness. Careful attention to detail is essential as the long term outcome is only as good as the frontline clinical management...
  50. pmc Newborn screening for congenital toxoplasmosis: feasible, but benefits are not established
    R Gilbert
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 91:629-31. 2006
  51. pmc Regional differences in overweight: an effect of people or place?
    S S Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 93:407-13. 2008
    ..To examine UK country and English regional differences in childhood overweight (including obesity) at 3 years and determine whether any differences persist after adjustment for individual risk factors...
  52. ncbi request reprint Agreement of rubella IgG antibody measured in serum and dried blood spots using two commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays
    P Hardelid
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    J Med Virol 80:360-4. 2008
    ..2%) were within two standard deviations of the mean difference. Commercial ELISAs are an appropriate test for seroprevalence surveys based on rubella IgG in dried blood spot samples...
  53. doi request reprint The birth prevalence of PKU in populations of European, South Asian and sub-Saharan African ancestry living in South East England
    P Hardelid
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Ann Hum Genet 72:65-71. 2008
    ..02-0.37) among black, and 0.29 (0.10-0.63) among Asian ethnic groups. This suggests that PKU is up to an order of magnitude less prevalent in populations with Sub-Saharan African and South Asian ancestry that have migrated to the UK...
  54. pmc An ecological systems approach to examining risk factors for early childhood overweight: findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    S S Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:147-55. 2009
    ..To use an ecological systems approach to examine individual-, family-, community- and area-level risk factors for overweight (including obesity) in 3-year-old children...
  55. doi request reprint Feasibility of collecting oral fluid samples in the home setting to determine seroprevalence of infections in a large-scale cohort of preschool-aged children
    S E Bartington
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 137:211-8. 2009
    ..Formal interpreter support may be required to increase participation rates in surveys that collect biological samples from ethnic minorities...
  56. pmc Quality control methods in accelerometer data processing: defining minimum wear time
    Carly Rich
    Medical Research Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e67206. 2013
    ..We propose a minimum wear criterion using population-based accelerometer data, and explore the influence of gender and the purposeful inclusion of children with weekend data on reliability...
  57. pmc Seasonal variation in accelerometer-determined sedentary behaviour and physical activity in children: a review
    Carly Rich
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK, WC1N 1EH
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:49. 2012
    ..To undertake a review of the methods and findings of published research evaluating the influence of season on accelerometer-determined sedentary behaviour (SB) and physical activity (PA) in children...
  58. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting a mother's recall of her baby's birth weight
    A Rosemary Tate
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:688-95. 2005
    ..Parental permission to link babies to their birth registration data provided the opportunity to investigate factors affecting accuracy of maternal recall of birth weight and to determine possible causes of error...
  59. doi request reprint Immediate treatment versus sonographic surveillance for mild hip dysplasia in newborns
    Karen Rosendahl
    Diagnostic Radiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 125:e9-16. 2010
    ..We conducted a blinded, randomized, controlled trial to examine whether mildly dysplastic but stable or instable hips would benefit from early treatment, as compared with watchful waiting...
  60. ncbi request reprint Relative ability of full and partial forced expiratory maneuvers to identify diminished airway function in infants with cystic fibrosis
    Sarath C Ranganathan
    Portex Anaesthesia, Intensive Therapy and Respiratory Medicine Unit, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:1350-7. 2002
    ..In infants with CF, the raised volume technique identified diminished airway function more frequently than the tidal technique...
  61. pmc Associations between sport and screen-entertainment with mental health problems in 5-year-old children
    Lucy J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:30. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  62. ncbi request reprint Newborn screening for congenital heart defects: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis
    R Knowles
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Health Technol Assess 9:1-152, iii-iv. 2005
    ....
  63. pmc Screening for inherited metabolic disease in newborn infants using tandem mass spectrometry
    James V Leonard
    BMJ 324:4-5. 2002
  64. ncbi request reprint Newborn screening for inherited metabolic disease
    Scott D Grosse
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 369:5-6. 2007
  65. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography in the diagnosis and management of developmental hip dysplasia (UK Hip Trial): clinical and economic results of a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Diana Elbourne
    Medical Statistics Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Lancet 360:2009-17. 2002
    ..Our objectives were to assess clinical effectiveness and net cost of ultrasonography compared with clinical assessment alone, to provide guidance for management of infants with clinical hip instability...
  66. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of ultrasonography in the diagnosis and management of developmental hip dysplasia in the United Kingdom and Ireland
    Alastair Gray
    Department of Public Health, Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2472-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess these costs in association with the use of ultrasonography for the diagnosis and management of neonatal hip instability...
  67. ncbi request reprint Neonatal screening for inborn errors of metabolism
    Pia Hardelid
    Lancet 365:2176. 2005