Affiliation: University College London
- Vaccines and the changing epidemiology of autismB Taylor
Community Child Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, UCL Hampstead Campus, London, UK
Child Care Health Dev 32:511-9. 2006..The epidemiology of autism has been rather confusing, with very variable published prevalence figures and no clear incidence data. The cause of autism is unclear; vaccines have been incriminated...
- Does oral polio vaccine cause intussusception in infants? Evidence from a sequence of three self-controlled cases series studies in the United KingdomN Andrews
Public Health Laboratory Service Statistics Unit, London, UK
Eur J Epidemiol 17:701-6. 2001..The discovery of an increased risk of an intestinal obstruction known as intussusception following live rotavirus vaccination raised questions about the possibility of a link between live OPV and intussusception...
- Outcome in the second year of life after in-vitro fertilisation by intracytoplasmic sperm injection: a UK case-control studyA G Sutcliffe
Royal Free and University College Medical School, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Royal Free Campus, NW3 2PF, London, UK
Lancet 357:2080-4. 2001..There have been reports suggesting that children born after in-vitro fertilisation by intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) are at increased risk of neurodevelopmental delay. We have undertaken a case-control study of this issue...
- Childhood body mass index (BMI), breastfeeding and risk of Type 1 diabetes: findings from a longitudinal national birth cohortR M Viner
Children and Young People s Diabetes Service, University College London, London, UK
Diabet Med 25:1056-61. 2008....
- Autism and MMR vaccination in North London; no causal relationshipB Taylor
Centre for Community Child Health, Medical School, University College London Royal Free Campus, London NW3 2PF, UK
Mol Psychiatry 7:S7-8. 2002
- Adult outcomes of binge drinking in adolescence: findings from a UK national birth cohortR M Viner
Department of Paediatrics, University College Hospital, London, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 61:902-7. 2007..The aim of the study was to determine outcomes in adult life of binge drinking in adolescence in a national birth cohort...
- Outcome for children born after in utero laser ablation therapy for severe twin-to-twin transfusion syndromeA G Sutcliffe
Royal Free and University College Medical School, Department of Paediatrics of Child Health, London, UK
BJOG 108:1246-50. 2001..3% in the twin survivors group. This pilot data highlights the need for careful long term follow up of children affected by twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome...
- Prospective surveillance study of the management of intussusception in UK and Irish infantsL Samad
UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
Br J Surg 99:411-5. 2012..Intussusception is the most common cause of acute intestinal obstruction in infants. This study examined the clinical presentation, management and outcomes of intussusception in this age group...
- Risks of convulsion and aseptic meningitis following measles-mumps-rubella vaccination in the United KingdomE Miller
Immunisation Department, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, 61 Colindale Avenue, London, UK
Am J Epidemiol 165:704-9. 2007..48, 95% confidence interval: 0.88, 2.50) as occurred with Urabe-containing vaccines. This study demonstrates the power of active postmarketing surveillance to identify or exclude events too rare to be detected in prelicensure trials...
- Social adjustment in three cultures: data from families affected by chronic blood disorders. A sibling studyC Clemente
Tavistock Centre, Child and Family Department, London, UK
Haemophilia 9:317-24. 2003....
- Psychopathology in children from families with blood disorders: a cross-national studyC Clemente
Convenor Biomed Group, Leopold Muller Centre for Child and Family Mental Health Research, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Tavistock Centre, London, United Kingdom
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 11:151-61. 2002..This study examines the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in affected and in unaffected siblings from families with haemophilia or beta-thalassaemia...
- Performance of screening tests for child physical abuse in accident and emergency departmentsJ Woodman
UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
Health Technol Assess 12:iii, xi-xiii 1-95. 2008..To determine the clinical effectiveness of screening tests for physical abuse in children attending accident and emergency (A&E) departments in the UK...
- Prevalence of autism and parentally reported triggers in a north east London populationR Lingam
Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Royal Free Campus, University College London, London NW3 2PF
Arch Dis Child 88:666-70. 2003..Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine has been blamed, by causing a "new variant" form of "regressive autism" associated with "autistic enterocolitis"...
- Recall bias, MMR, and autismN Andrews
Statistics Unit, Public Health Laboratory Service, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
Arch Dis Child 87:493-4. 2002..This is consistent with the recall bias expected under such circumstances...
- The London Rheumatology Club 1977-2000B Taylor
Rheumatology (Oxford) 41:235-6. 2002
- Prediction of raised intracranial pressure complicating severe traumatic brain injury in children: implications for trial designRob J Forsyth
School of Clinical Medical Sciences Child Health, Sir James Spence Institute of Child Health, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:8-14. 2008..This would permit quantification of ICP elevation and enrollment as appropriate to randomized controlled trials of raised ICP interventions...
- Observational analytic studies in multiple sclerosis: controlling bias through study design and conduct. The Australian Multicentre Study of Environment and Immune FunctionR M Lucas
National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University Canberra, ACT, Australia
Mult Scler 13:827-39. 2007....
- Analysis of the Candida albicans - specific T-cell response and oropharyngeal Candida colonization in a cohort of HIV-1-infected patientsMichael Bauerle
Department of Internal Medicine III, Immunodeficiency Center, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Eur J Med Res 11:479-84. 2006..03), whereas a similar recognition of both strains was observed in healthy controls. This indicates an impaired Candida-specific T-cell repertoire in HIV+ patients that could increase the risk of immune evasion by C. albicans...
- Asthma onset prior to multiple sclerosis and the contribution of sibling exposure in early lifeA L Ponsonby
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
Clin Exp Immunol 146:463-70. 2006..The link between early life sibling exposure and the immune response to herpes group viral antigens is consistent with a protective role for early life infections...
- No evidence of an association between MMR vaccine and gait disturbanceE Miller
Immunisation Division, Public Health Laboratory Service, Health Protection Agency, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
Arch Dis Child 90:292-6. 2005..MMR vaccine has been reported to cause gait disturbance, and this possible association has been claimed to support the MMR-causes-autism theory...
- Bacterial infections, immune overload, and MMR vaccine. Measles, mumps, and rubellaE Miller
Immunisation Division, Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, Public Health Laboratory Service, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
Arch Dis Child 88:222-3. 2003..These results provide no support for the concept of "immunological overload" induced by multiple antigen vaccinations, nor calls for single antigen vaccines...
- Paediatric intensive care trainingB Taylor
Anaesthesia 58:1024-5. 2003
- Emergency contraceptionB Taylor
Emerg Med J 21:523-4. 2004