C G Nicholas Mascie-Taylor

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Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is Bangladesh going through an epidemiological and nutritional transition?
    Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
    Division of Biological Anthropology, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Coll Antropol 36:1155-9. 2012
  2. pmc Impact of a cash-for-work programme on food consumption and nutrition among women and children facing food insecurity in rural Bangladesh
    C G N Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge, CB2 3RA, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:854-60. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The burden of chronic disease
    C G Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3DZ, UK
    Science 302:1921-2. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Human variation and body mass index: a review of the universality of BMI cut-offs, gender and urban-rural differences, and secular changes
    C G Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:109-12. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of health education in improving knowledge and awareness about intestinal parasites in rural Bangladesh
    C G N Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Econ Hum Biol 1:321-30. 2003
  6. pmc Effect of daily versus weekly home fortification with multiple micronutrient powder on haemoglobin concentration of young children in a rural area, Lao People's Democratic Republic: a randomised trial
    Sengchanh Kounnavong
    National Institute of Public Health, Ministry of Health, Vientiane, Lao People s Democratic Republic
    Nutr J 10:129. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Impact of intestinal permeability, inflammation status and parasitic infections on infant growth faltering in rural Bangladesh
    Rie Goto
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Br J Nutr 101:1509-16. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Impact of targeted food supplementation on pregnancy weight gain and birth weight in rural Bangladesh: an assessment of the Bangladesh Integrated Nutrition Program (BINP)
    Shamsun Nahar
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge CB2 3RA, UK
    Public Health Nutr 12:1205-12. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Association between socio-economic status and childhood undernutrition in Bangladesh; a comparison of possession score and poverty index
    Masuda Mohsena
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3RA, UK
    Public Health Nutr 13:1498-504. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Impact of anti-Giardia and anthelminthic treatment on infant growth and intestinal permeability in rural Bangladesh: a randomised double-blind controlled study
    Rie Goto
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:520-9. 2009

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Is Bangladesh going through an epidemiological and nutritional transition?
    Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
    Division of Biological Anthropology, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Coll Antropol 36:1155-9. 2012
    ..Bangladesh like many developing countries has many burdens of under and over-nutrition, high levels of infectious diseases as well as growing levels of non-communicable diseases...
  2. pmc Impact of a cash-for-work programme on food consumption and nutrition among women and children facing food insecurity in rural Bangladesh
    C G N Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge, CB2 3RA, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:854-60. 2010
    ..To determine whether a cash-for-work programme during the annual food insecurity period in Bangladesh improved nutritional status in poor rural women and children...
  3. ncbi request reprint The burden of chronic disease
    C G Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3DZ, UK
    Science 302:1921-2. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Human variation and body mass index: a review of the universality of BMI cut-offs, gender and urban-rural differences, and secular changes
    C G Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:109-12. 2007
    ..The trend in pre-obesity and obesity over time is generally upward, with very marked increases in the USA and UK in both sexes over the last 10 years...
  5. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of health education in improving knowledge and awareness about intestinal parasites in rural Bangladesh
    C G N Mascie-Taylor
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Econ Hum Biol 1:321-30. 2003
    ..75 and 0.82 per household, while a 1% improvement in personal hygiene cost between US dollars 1.10 and 1.32 per household and water and sanitation between US dollars 1.39 and 1.52 per household...
  6. pmc Effect of daily versus weekly home fortification with multiple micronutrient powder on haemoglobin concentration of young children in a rural area, Lao People's Democratic Republic: a randomised trial
    Sengchanh Kounnavong
    National Institute of Public Health, Ministry of Health, Vientiane, Lao People s Democratic Republic
    Nutr J 10:129. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Impact of intestinal permeability, inflammation status and parasitic infections on infant growth faltering in rural Bangladesh
    Rie Goto
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Br J Nutr 101:1509-16. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that rural Bangladeshi infants are being exposed to high levels of infection with concomitant gut damage and growth faltering...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of targeted food supplementation on pregnancy weight gain and birth weight in rural Bangladesh: an assessment of the Bangladesh Integrated Nutrition Program (BINP)
    Shamsun Nahar
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge CB2 3RA, UK
    Public Health Nutr 12:1205-12. 2009
    ..A second objective was to determine whether food supplementation led to enhanced pregnancy weight gain and reduction in the prevalence of low birth weight...
  9. doi request reprint Association between socio-economic status and childhood undernutrition in Bangladesh; a comparison of possession score and poverty index
    Masuda Mohsena
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3RA, UK
    Public Health Nutr 13:1498-504. 2010
    ..To determine how much of the variation in nutritional status of Bangladeshi children under 5 years old can be attributed to the socio-economic status of the family...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of anti-Giardia and anthelminthic treatment on infant growth and intestinal permeability in rural Bangladesh: a randomised double-blind controlled study
    Rie Goto
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:520-9. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Precision of measurement as a component of human variation
    Rie Goto
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:253-6. 2007
    ..A good environment improves the population mean, whereas a poor environment can lower the population mean without any change in the underlying genetic structure. Worked examples of how to calculate TEM, R, and heritability are provided...
  12. ncbi request reprint Strongyloides fuelleborni kellyi and other intestinal helminths in children from Papua New Guinea: associations with nutritional status and socioeconomic factors
    Sarah E King
    Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    P N G Med J 47:181-91. 2004
    ..In addition, maternal education was associated with Ascaris intensity in those children with infection, such that the mean intensities were greater in children of uneducated mothers...