Jane E. Hirst
University of Oxford
ObstetricsPublic healthSurgeryDemographyRandomized controlled trialPediatricsProspective cohort studyEmergency medicineCohort studyType 2 diabetesGestational agePregnancyGestational diabetesMEDLINEBlood glucose monitoringBody mass indexPopulationGestationFamily medicineDiabetes mellitusBirth weightMedicineCohort
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15H-index
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#1Jian-Rong He (University of Oxford)H-Index: 3
#2Jane E. Hirst (University of Oxford)H-Index: 15
Last. Michael F. Murphy (University of Oxford)H-Index: 81
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Background null Previous epidemiological studies have found positive associations between maternal infections and childhood leukaemia; however, evidence from prospective cohort studies is scarce. We aimed to examine the associations using large-scale prospective data. null Methods null Data were pooled from six population-based birth cohorts in Australia, Denmark, Israel, Norway, the UK and the USA (recruitment 1950s-2000s). Primary outcomes were any childhood leukaemia and acute lymphoblastic l...
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#10Abdullah Al Mahmud (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)H-Index: 13
Background null Selenium (Se), an essential trace mineral, has been implicated in preterm birth (PTB). We aimed to determine the association of maternal Se concentrations during pregnancy with PTB risk and gestational duration in a large number of samples collected from diverse populations. null Methods null Gestational duration data and maternal plasma or serum samples of 9946 singleton live births were obtained from 17 geographically diverse study cohorts. Maternal Se concentrations were deter...
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#1Ana Bonell (Lond: University of London)H-Index: 1
#2Ana Maria Vicedo Cabrera (University of Bern)
Last. Neil Maxwell (University of Brighton)H-Index: 24
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#1Esther H. G. Park (University of Oxford)
#2Frances O’Brien (University of Oxford)H-Index: 1
Last. Jane E. Hirst (University of Oxford)H-Index: 15
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BACKGROUND There is increasing pressure to get women and babies home rapidly after birth. Babies born to mothers with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) currently get 24-h inpatient monitoring. We investigated whether a low-risk group of babies born to mothers with GDM could be defined for shorter inpatient hypoglycaemia monitoring. METHODS Observational, retrospective cohort study conducted in a tertiary maternity hospital in 2018. Singleton, term babies born to women with GDM and no other ris...
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#1Jie Shang (UNSW: University of New South Wales)
#2Amanda Henry (The George Institute for Global Health)H-Index: 17
Last. Jianbo Jin (PKU: Peking University)H-Index: 1
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Gestational diabetes (GDM) is a global problem affecting millions of pregnant women, including in mainland China. These women are at high risk of Type II diabetes (T2DM). Cost-effective and clinically effective interventions are needed. We aimed to explore Chinese women’s perspectives, concerns and motivations towards participation in early postpartum interventions and/or research to prevent the development of T2DM after a GDM-affected pregnancy. We conducted a qualitative study in two hospitals...
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#4Robyn Norton (Imperial College London)
Last. E Rajan
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Introduction: India is in the process of a major epidemiological transition towards non-communicable diseases. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in women in India. Predisposing independent risk factors include pregnancy-related conditions, e.g. hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) and gestational diabetes (GDM) - also associated with significant perinatal mortality and morbidity. Early identification, referral and management of pregnant women at increased risk of fu...
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AIMS To undertake a Priority Setting Partnership (PSP) to establish priorities for future research in diabetes and pregnancy, according to women with experience of pregnancy, and planning pregnancy, with any type of diabetes, their support networks and healthcare professionals. METHODS The PSP used established James Lind Alliance (JLA) methodology working with women and their support networks and healthcare professionals UK-wide. Unanswered questions about the time before, during or after pregna...
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