Affiliation: University of Bristol
- Community perceptions of unintentional child injuries in Makwanpur district of Nepal: a qualitative studyPuspa Raj Pant
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
BMC Public Health 14:476. 2014..There is lack of literature on community perceptions about child injuries. This study has explored community perceptions about child injuries and how injuries can be prevented...
- Maternal infection and risk of intrapartum death: a population based observational study in South AsiaAzusa Iwamoto
UCL Institute for Global Health, University College London, 30 Guilford St, London WC1N 1EH, UK
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:245. 2013..This is an observational study of singleton newborn infants with signs of intrapartum asphyxia that uses data from three previously conducted cluster randomized controlled trials taking place in rural Bangladesh and India...
- Outcome at 1 year of neonatal encephalopathy in Kathmandu, NepalM Ellis
Institute of Child Health, Royal Hospital for Children, St Michael s Hill, Bristol, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 41:689-95. 1999..An upper estimate for the prevalence of major neuroimpairment at 1 year attributable to birth asphyxia is 1 per 1000 live births in this population...
- Touch detection of neonatal hypothermia in NepalM Ellis
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, Bristol University, UK
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 91:F367-8. 2006..4-0.7) and high sensitivity (>80%) but low specificity (36%-74%) compared with axillary thermometry. Traditional birth attendants should feel an infant's feet to detect hypothermia...
- Towards millennium development goal fourM Ellis
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, Hampton House, Bristol, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:728-30. 2006
- Clinical predictors of outcome following mild and moderate neonatal encephalopathy in term newborns in Kathmandu, NepalM Ellis
Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK
Acta Paediatr 90:316-22. 2001..This showed only marginal improvement over the traditional risk marker of neurological abnormality at discharge (post-test probability 51%). At 6 wk of age acquired microcephaly increased the probability of major impairment to 79%...
- Risk factors for neonatal encephalopathy in Kathmandu, Nepal, a developing country: unmatched case-control studyM Ellis
Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College, London WC1N 1EH
BMJ 320:1229-36. 2000..To determine the risk factors for neonatal encephalopathy among term infants in a developing country...
- Stillbirths and neonatal encephalopathy in Kathmandu, Nepal: an estimate of the contribution of birth asphyxia to perinatal mortality in a low-income urban populationM Ellis
Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College, London
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 14:39-52. 2000..This study suggests that birth asphyxia remains an important cause of perinatal mortality in developing countries. The paper discusses the pros and cons of different strategies to reduce birth asphyxia in low-income countries...
- The feasibility of using local general practice data to estimate the prevalence of childhood disabling conditionsR Lingam
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, School of Social and Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol Directorate of Public Health, NHS Bristol, Bristol, UK
Child Care Health Dev 39:55-60. 2013..This study aimed to assess the feasibility of using general practice data to estimate the prevalence of potentially disabling conditions in young people aged 0-18 years...
- Is adequate parenting compatible with maternal drug use? A 5-year follow-upK Street
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, Hampton House, Cotham Hill, Bristol, UK
Child Care Health Dev 34:204-6. 2008....
- Activation and coagulation biomarkers are independent predictors of the development of opportunistic disease in patients with HIV infectionAlison J Rodger
HIV Epidemiology and Biostatistics Group, Research Dept of Infection and Population Health, UCL Medical School, University College London, London, UK
J Infect Dis 200:973-83. 2009..Their associations with opportunistic disease (OD) in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients were examined...
- Effects of early childhood lead exposure on academic performance and behaviour of school age childrenK Chandramouli
Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Centre for Child and AdolescentHealth, Bristol, UK
Arch Dis Child 94:844-8. 2009..To determine whether early lead exposure at levels below 10 microg/dl has an impact on educational and behavioural outcomes at school...
- Community-based interventions to improve neonatal survival in low-resource settingsL McKenzie
Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, School of Community and Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
Ann Trop Paediatr 31:191-9. 2011....
- Interruption of antiretroviral therapy is associated with increased plasma cystatin CAmanda Mocroft
University College London Medical School, London, UK
AIDS 23:71-82. 2009....