Cynthia F Hinton
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Trends in incidence rates of congenital hypothyroidism related to select demographic factors: data from the United States, California, Massachusetts, New York, and TexasCynthia F Hinton
Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Pediatrics 125:S37-47. 2010..In addition, long-term follow-up data of presumed cases of CH should be ascertained to differentiate true cases of CH from cases of transient hypothyroidism...
- What questions should newborn screening long-term follow-up be able to answer? A statement of the US Secretary for Health and Human Services' Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and ChildrenCynthia F Hinton
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Genet Med 13:861-5. 2011..These overarching questions should be used to guide the development of long-term follow-up data systems, quality health indicators, and specific data elements for evaluating the newborn screening system...
- Ethical implications and practical considerations of ethnically targeted screening for genetic disorders: the case of hemoglobinopathy screeningCynthia F Hinton
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 86, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Ethn Health 16:377-88. 2011..Because newborn screening dried blood spot specimens are tested for multiple disorders, targeted screening poses serious logistical challenges which is not the case in prenatal screening...
- The impact of transient hypothyroidism on the increasing rate of congenital hypothyroidism in the United StatesJohn S Parks
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Pediatrics 125:S54-63. 2010....
- Improving newborn screening follow-up in pediatric practices: quality improvement innovation networkCynthia F Hinton
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Pediatrics 130:e669-75. 2012..To implement a 6-month quality improvement project in 15 primary care pediatric practices to improve short-term newborn screening (NBS) follow-up...
- Maternal and neonatal vitamin B12 deficiency detected through expanded newborn screening--United States, 2003-2007Cynthia F Hinton
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Pediatr 157:162-3. 2010..Thirty-two infants with nutritional vitamin B12 deficiency were identified (0.88/100,000 newborns). Pregnant women should be assessed for their risk of inadequate intake/malabsorption of vitamin B12...
- Birth prevalence rates of newborn screening disorders in relation to screening practices in the United StatesVicki S Hertzberg
Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics, Atlanta, GA, USA
J Pediatr 159:555-60. 2011....