Sally Grantham-McGregor

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognition and undernutrition: evidence for vulnerable period
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Forum Nutr 56:272-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Review of the evidence linking protein and energy to mental development
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Public Health Nutr 8:1191-201. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Early child development in developing countries
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Lancet 369:824. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of early childhood supplementation with and without stimulation on later development in stunted Jamaican children
    S M Grantham-McGregor
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    Am J Clin Nutr 66:247-53. 1997
  5. pmc Developmental potential in the first 5 years for children in developing countries
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Lancet 369:60-70. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Linear growth retardation and cognition
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
    Lancet 359:542. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint A review of studies on the effect of iron deficiency on cognitive development in children
    S Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK
    J Nutr 131:649S-666S; discussion 666S-668S. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of school feeding programs: some Jamaican examples
    S M Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University of London
    Am J Clin Nutr 67:785S-789S. 1998
  9. doi request reprint Early childhood stimulation benefits adult competence and reduces violent behavior
    Susan P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    Pediatrics 127:849-57. 2011
  10. pmc Rich micronutrient fortification of locally produced infant food does not improve mental and motor development of Zambian infants: a randomised controlled trial
    Daniela Manno
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 107:556-66. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognition and undernutrition: evidence for vulnerable period
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Forum Nutr 56:272-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Review of the evidence linking protein and energy to mental development
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Public Health Nutr 8:1191-201. 2005
    ..To examine the evidence as to whether the relationship between undernutrition and poor child development is causal...
  3. ncbi request reprint Early child development in developing countries
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Lancet 369:824. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of early childhood supplementation with and without stimulation on later development in stunted Jamaican children
    S M Grantham-McGregor
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    Am J Clin Nutr 66:247-53. 1997
    ..The stunted control group had significantly lower scores than the nonstunted children on most tests. Stunted children's heights and head circumferences on enrollment significantly predicted intelligence quotient at follow-up...
  5. pmc Developmental potential in the first 5 years for children in developing countries
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Lancet 369:60-70. 2007
    ..These disadvantaged children are likely to do poorly in school and subsequently have low incomes, high fertility, and provide poor care for their children, thus contributing to the intergenerational transmission of poverty...
  6. ncbi request reprint Linear growth retardation and cognition
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
    Lancet 359:542. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint A review of studies on the effect of iron deficiency on cognitive development in children
    S Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK
    J Nutr 131:649S-666S; discussion 666S-668S. 2001
    ..For children >2 y old, the evidence from RCT is reasonably convincing but not conclusive. RCT of iron treatment are warranted especially in younger children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of school feeding programs: some Jamaican examples
    S M Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University of London
    Am J Clin Nutr 67:785S-789S. 1998
    ..Well-designed, randomized, controlled, long-term trials are essential for determining public policy on the implementation of school feeding programs...
  9. doi request reprint Early childhood stimulation benefits adult competence and reduces violent behavior
    Susan P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    Pediatrics 127:849-57. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate adult benefits from early childhood stimulation and/or nutritional supplementation in growth-retarded children...
  10. pmc Rich micronutrient fortification of locally produced infant food does not improve mental and motor development of Zambian infants: a randomised controlled trial
    Daniela Manno
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 107:556-66. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the results do not support the hypothesis that rich micronutrient fortification improves Zambian infants' mental and motor development...
  11. doi request reprint Early childhood stunting and later fine motor abilities
    Susan M Chang
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:831-6. 2010
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  12. pmc Feasibility of integrating early stimulation into primary care for undernourished Jamaican children: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Christine Powell
    Epidemiology Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    BMJ 329:89. 2004
    ..To assess the feasibility of integrating early psychosocial stimulation into primary care for undernourished children and to determine the effect on children's development and mothers' knowledge and practices of childrearing...
  13. ncbi request reprint Can the provision of breakfast benefit school performance?
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Center for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30, Guilford St, London
    Food Nutr Bull 26:S144-58. 2005
    ..The special needs of orphans should also be considered...
  14. doi request reprint Inequality in early childhood: risk and protective factors for early child development
    Susan P Walker
    Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    Lancet 378:1325-38. 2011
    ..Our goal is to provide information to help the setting of priorities for early child development programmes and policies to benefit the world's poorest children and reduce persistent inequalities...
  15. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a home-visiting intervention on cognition and behavior in term low birth weight infants
    Julie Meeks Gardner
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    J Pediatr 143:634-9. 2003
    ..To determine whether early psychosocial intervention with low birth weight term (LBW-T) infants improved cognition and behavior and to compare LBW-T with normal birth weight (NBW) infants...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does iron-deficiency anemia affect child development?
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Center for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom WC1N IEH
    Pediatrics 112:978. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint Learning the hard way
    Sally Grantham-McGregor
    Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
    Lancet 361:1044. 2003
  18. doi request reprint Policies to reduce undernutrition include child development
    Maureen M Black
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Lancet 371:454-5. 2008