Nicholas J Shaw

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Affiliation: Birmingham Children's Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis in paediatrics
    N J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK
    Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 92:169-75. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency rickets
    Nicholas J Shaw
    Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Endocr Dev 6:93-104. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Prevention and treatment of nutritional rickets
    N J Shaw
    Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Birmingham, UK Electronic address
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol . 2015
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D and child health part 1 (skeletal aspects)
    Nick J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, B4 6NH Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:363-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Vitamin D and child health: part 2 (extraskeletal and other aspects)
    Nick J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:368-72. 2013
  6. pmc Ethnic and gender differences in body fat in British schoolchildren as measured by DXA
    Nicholas J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:872-5. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Management of osteoporosis in children
    Nicholas J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B46NH, UK
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:S33-9. 2008
  8. pmc Bisphosphonate treatment of bone disease
    N J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:494-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Bone density and body composition in children with growth hormone insensitivity syndrome receiving recombinant IGF-I
    N J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:487-91. 2003
  10. doi request reprint A practical approach to hypocalcaemia in children
    Nick Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, UK
    Endocr Dev 16:73-92. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis in paediatrics
    N J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK
    Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 92:169-75. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency rickets
    Nicholas J Shaw
    Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Endocr Dev 6:93-104. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Prevention and treatment of nutritional rickets
    N J Shaw
    Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Birmingham, UK Electronic address
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol . 2015
    ..It is now recognised that oral calcium either as dietary intake or supplements should be routinely used in conjunction with vitamin D for treatment...
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D and child health part 1 (skeletal aspects)
    Nick J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, B4 6NH Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:363-7. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Vitamin D and child health: part 2 (extraskeletal and other aspects)
    Nick J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:368-72. 2013
    ..This review discusses the potential extraskeletal effects of vitamin D, the definition of vitamin D deficiency and our thoughts on indications for measurement and treatment...
  6. pmc Ethnic and gender differences in body fat in British schoolchildren as measured by DXA
    Nicholas J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:872-5. 2007
    ..There are known to be ethnic differences in body composition in adults which are related to ethnic differences in adult disease...
  7. doi request reprint Management of osteoporosis in children
    Nicholas J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B46NH, UK
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:S33-9. 2008
    ..This article reviews the current definition of osteoporosis in children, aetiological factors and the evidence for effective treatment...
  8. pmc Bisphosphonate treatment of bone disease
    N J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:494-9. 2005
    ..Since then there has been a considerable increase in their use in clinical paediatric practice and research with there being nearly a further one hundred articles published at the time of writing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Bone density and body composition in children with growth hormone insensitivity syndrome receiving recombinant IGF-I
    N J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:487-91. 2003
    ..This study was designed to assess body composition and bone density in children with growth hormone insensitivity syndrome before and after receiving treatment with recombinant IGF-I...
  10. doi request reprint A practical approach to hypocalcaemia in children
    Nick Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, UK
    Endocr Dev 16:73-92. 2009
    ..A practical approach to the investigation, diagnosis and subsequent management of hypocalcaemic disorders is presented...
  11. doi request reprint Successful public health action to reduce the incidence of symptomatic vitamin D deficiency
    Robert John Moy
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital Foundation NHS Trust, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:952-4. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint Pediatric in vivo cross-calibration between the GE Lunar Prodigy and DPX-L bone densitometers
    Nicola J Crabtree
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Metchley Park Road, Birmingham, B15 2TH, UK
    Osteoporos Int 16:2157-67. 2005
    ..In general, for population studies the differences are not clinically significant. However, for individual children being measured longitudinally, cross-over scanning may be required...
  13. pmc Intravenous pamidronate in juvenile osteoporosis
    N J Shaw
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 83:143-5. 2000
    ..To investigate the use of the aminobisphosphonate, disodium pamidronate, in children with vertebral osteoporosis...
  14. doi request reprint Amalgamated Reference Data for Size-Adjusted Bone Densitometry Measurements in 3598 Children and Young Adults-the ALPHABET Study
    Nicola J Crabtree
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    J Bone Miner Res . 2016
    ..The databases have been created to allow future updates and analysis when more definitive evidence for the best method of fracture prediction in children is agreed. © 2016 American Society for Bone and Mineral Research...
  15. doi request reprint The relationship between bone mass and body composition in children with hypothalamic and simple obesity
    M Guftar Shaikh
    Department of Endocrinology, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 80:85-91. 2014
    ..Animal studies demonstrate increased bone mass where there is impaired central leptin signalling. Hypothalamic damage can cause abnormal central leptin action, which contributes to the development of obesity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Body fat estimation using bioelectrical impedance
    M G Shaikh
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Horm Res 68:8-10. 2007
    ..Although childhood obesity is a major problem, routine assessment methods do not reflect fat mass. Body mass index, which is most commonly used, gives an indication of weight for height and not a degree of adiposity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bone density in the Asian thalassaemic population: a cross-sectional review
    B K Bielinski
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Acta Paediatr 90:1262-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The data confirm significant reductions in BMD in the Asian thalassaemic population, even after correcting for body size. Further research is needed to identify risk factors and means of prevention...
  18. pmc Estradiol: micrograms or milligrams
    Jeremy M W Kirk
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK
    Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep 2016:150096. 2016
    ..Estrogen is one of the few drugs which is available in both milligram and microgram formulations. Clinicians need to be alert to the possibility of patients receiving the wrong formulation and dosage in error...
  19. doi request reprint A Diagnostic Algorithm for Children with Low Alkaline Phosphatase Activities: Lessons Learned from Laboratory Screening for Hypophosphatasia
    Vrinda Saraff
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 172:181-186.e1. 2016
    ..To explore the role of laboratory screening for hypophosphatasia and propose a diagnostic pathway for children with low serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP) activities...
  20. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density at diagnosis and following successful treatment of pediatric Cushing's disease
    S Scommegna
    Department of Endocrinology, St Bartholomew s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:231-5. 2005
    ..03 (-0.53-0.38). These findings show variability of BMD at diagnosis and near normal BMD after cure of pediatric CD, suggesting that with appropriate replacement of pituitary hormone deficiency normal peak bone mass is achievable...
  21. ncbi request reprint The relationship between lean body mass and bone mineral content in paediatric health and disease
    N J Crabtree
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Bone 35:965-72. 2004
    ..This study examines the various influences on bone mineral content (BMC), as measured by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA)...
  22. pmc Expression of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3-1alpha-hydroxylase in subcutaneous fat necrosis
    A Farooque
    Department of Endocrinology, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK
    Br J Dermatol 160:423-5. 2009
    ..The most serious complication of subcutaneous fat necrosis (SCFN), a rare condition of the newborn characterized by indurated purple nodules, is hypercalcaemia. However, the mechanism for this hypercalcaemia remains unclear...