B Modell

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Science and society: genetic counselling and customary consanguineous marriage
    Bernadette Modell
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Nat Rev Genet 3:225-9. 2002
  2. pmc Global epidemiology of haemoglobin disorders and derived service indicators
    Bernadette Modell
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Community Control of Hereditary Disorders, UCL Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education CHIME, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N195LW, England
    Bull World Health Organ 86:480-7. 2008
  3. pmc A national register for surveillance of inherited disorders: beta thalassaemia in the United Kingdom
    B Modell
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, England
    Bull World Health Organ 79:1006-13. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of haemoglobin disorders in Europe: an overview
    B Modell
    UCL Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education CHIME, London, UK, and Department of Haematology, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 67:39-69. 2007
  5. pmc Improved survival of thalassaemia major in the UK and relation to T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Bernadette Modell
    UCL Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education, Holborn Union Building, Whittington Campus, Highgate Hill, London, N19 5LW, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 10:42. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Delivering genetic screening to the community
    B Modell
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Royal Free Hospital Schools of Medicine, UK
    Ann Med 29:591-9. 1997
  7. pmc A multidisciplinary approach for improving services in primary care: randomised controlled trial of screening for haemoglobin disorders
    M Modell
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, Whittington Hospital, London N19 5NF
    BMJ 317:788-91. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Microcytosis, iron deficiency and thalassaemia in a multi-ethnic community: a pilot study
    B Wonke
    Haematology Department, Whittington Hospital, and Royal Free and University College Medical School Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Highgate Hill, London, UK
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 67:87-95. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in thalassemia
    P Telfer
    Department of Haematology, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1054:273-82. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint GPs' opinions of their role in prenatal genetic services: a cross-sectional survey
    Nadeem Qureshi
    Royal Free and University College Medical School RF and UCMS Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Holborn Union Building, Whittington Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Fam Pract 23:106-10. 2006

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Science and society: genetic counselling and customary consanguineous marriage
    Bernadette Modell
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Nat Rev Genet 3:225-9. 2002
    ....
  2. pmc Global epidemiology of haemoglobin disorders and derived service indicators
    Bernadette Modell
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Community Control of Hereditary Disorders, UCL Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education CHIME, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N195LW, England
    Bull World Health Organ 86:480-7. 2008
    ..Carriers and at-risk couples should be informed of their risk and the options for reducing it. Screening for haemoglobin disorders should form part of basic health services in most countries...
  3. pmc A national register for surveillance of inherited disorders: beta thalassaemia in the United Kingdom
    B Modell
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, England
    Bull World Health Organ 79:1006-13. 2001
    ..To demonstrate the value of a national register for surveillance of services for an inherited disorder...
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of haemoglobin disorders in Europe: an overview
    B Modell
    UCL Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education CHIME, London, UK, and Department of Haematology, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 67:39-69. 2007
    ..This article presents an overview of the changing picture and a method for assessing service needs...
  5. pmc Improved survival of thalassaemia major in the UK and relation to T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Bernadette Modell
    UCL Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education, Holborn Union Building, Whittington Campus, Highgate Hill, London, N19 5LW, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 10:42. 2008
    ..A study of survival and causes of death was undertaken which aimed to include the possible impact of T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Delivering genetic screening to the community
    B Modell
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Royal Free Hospital Schools of Medicine, UK
    Ann Med 29:591-9. 1997
    ..Here I propose that modern information technology has a central role in providing communities with adequate access to correct genetic information...
  7. pmc A multidisciplinary approach for improving services in primary care: randomised controlled trial of screening for haemoglobin disorders
    M Modell
    Royal Free and University College Medical School, Whittington Hospital, London N19 5NF
    BMJ 317:788-91. 1998
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Microcytosis, iron deficiency and thalassaemia in a multi-ethnic community: a pilot study
    B Wonke
    Haematology Department, Whittington Hospital, and Royal Free and University College Medical School Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Highgate Hill, London, UK
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 67:87-95. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in thalassemia
    P Telfer
    Department of Haematology, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1054:273-82. 2005
    ..Practical measures could be taken to address these issues...
  10. ncbi request reprint GPs' opinions of their role in prenatal genetic services: a cross-sectional survey
    Nadeem Qureshi
    Royal Free and University College Medical School RF and UCMS Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Holborn Union Building, Whittington Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Fam Pract 23:106-10. 2006
    ..Couples who both carry the same recessive disorder have a 1 in 4 risk of an affected child in every pregnancy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Screening extended families for genetic hemoglobin disorders in Pakistan
    Suhaib Ahmed
    Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
    N Engl J Med 347:1162-8. 2002
    ..In such communities, gene variants are trapped within extended families, so that an affected child is a marker of a group at high genetic risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint Transfusion-dependent thalassaemia: a new era
    Vasili Berdoukas
    Med J Aust 188:68-9. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Fourteen-year experience of prenatal diagnosis of thalassemia in Iran
    Hossein Najmabadi
    Kariminejad Najmabadi Pathology and Genetics Center, Tehran, Iran
    Community Genet 9:93-7. 2006
    ..The success of this system in Iran, a multiethnic and Islamic-based country, would mean that it might be applied as an adaptive system for neighboring and other Islamic countries...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Olivieri case
    George Constantinou
    N Engl J Med 348:860-3; author reply 860-3. 2003
  15. pmc Iranian national thalassaemia screening programme
    Ashraf Samavat
    Genetics Office, Disease Management Centre, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran
    BMJ 329:1134-7. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for introducing genetics services in developing countries
    Ala Alwan
    World Health Organization, PO Box 811547, Amman 11181, Jordan
    Nat Rev Genet 4:61-8. 2003
    ..DNA diagnosis is relatively inexpensive, helps to develop skills in molecular biology and provides a basis for developing national expertise in genomics...
  17. ncbi request reprint Medical genetics in developing countries
    Arnold Christianson
    Division of Human Genetics, National Health Laboratory Service and Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet 5:219-65. 2004
    ..We present a new pragmatic approach for the care and prevention of congenital disorders in these countries, pioneered initially by the World Health Organization...
  18. ncbi request reprint Informing carriers of beta-thalassemia: giving the good news
    Maria Karetti
    George Marsh Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Centre, St Anne s Hospital, London NW3, UK
    Genet Test 8:109-13. 2004
    ..This information has now been incorporated into the comprehensive information system for hemoglobin disorders available at http://www.chime.ucl.ac.uk/ApoGI/...
  19. ncbi request reprint A different molecular pattern of beta-thalassemia mutations in northeast Brazil
    Aderson S Araújo
    Hospital de Hematologia da Fundação Hemope, Recife, Brazil
    Hemoglobin 27:211-7. 2003
    ..2%, codon 39 (C --> T) 3.5%, and codon 30 (AGG --> AGC) 1.1%. These data show different patterns of beta-thal mutations in two regions of Brazil, demonstrating a thus far unrevealed heterogeneity of the disease in the country...
  20. ncbi request reprint Timeline: Raising the profile of genetics in primary care
    Nadeem Qureshi
    Division of Primary Care, School of Community Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, United Kingdom
    Nat Rev Genet 5:783-90. 2004
    ....