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Development and evaluation of evidence based risk assessment tool (STRATIFY) to predict which elderly inpatients will fall: case-control and cohort studies
Abstract Objectives: To identify clinical characteristics of elderly inpatients that predict their chance of falling (phase 1) and to use these characteristics to derive a risk assessment tool and toExpand
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Eccrine Porocarcinoma (Malignant Eccrine Poroma): A Clinicopathologic Study of 69 Cases
The clinicopathologic characteristics of 69 cases of eccrine porocarcinoma (EP) have been studied. Seven cases of purely in situ disease are included. Forty patients were female, 29 male with agesExpand
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Effect of a behavioural intervention in obese pregnant women (the UPBEAT study): a multicentre, randomised controlled trial.
BACKGROUND Behavioural interventions might improve clinical outcomes in pregnant women who are obese. We aimed to investigate whether a complex intervention addressing diet and physical activityExpand
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Association of Severe Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy With Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes: A Prospective Population-Based Case-Control Study
Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) is a pregnancy‐specific liver disease, characterized by maternal pruritus and raised serum bile acids. Our objectives were to describe the epidemiology andExpand
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Effect of antioxidants on the occurrence of pre-eclampsia in women at increased risk: a randomised trial
BACKGROUND Oxidative stress has been implicated in the pathophysiology of pre-eclampsia. This randomised controlled trial investigated the effect of supplementation with vitamins C and E in women atExpand
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Gender-Linked Hypertension in Offspring of Lard-Fed Pregnant Rats
Abstract—Epidemiological studies suggest an association between maternal nutrition and offspring cardiovascular disease. We previously demonstrated endothelial dysfunction and abnormal aortic fattyExpand
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A prospective study of micronutrient status in adolescent pregnancy.
BACKGROUND Adolescents are more likely than adults to consume energy-dense, micronutrient-poor diets and to experience adverse pregnancy outcomes. OBJECTIVES The objectives were to assessExpand
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Developing a complex intervention for diet and activity behaviour change in obese pregnant women (the UPBEAT trial); assessment of behavioural change and process evaluation in a pilot randomised
BackgroundComplex interventions in obese pregnant women should be theoretically based, feasible and shown to demonstrate anticipated behavioural change prior to inception of large randomisedExpand
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A longitudinal study of biochemical variables in women at risk of preeclampsia.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to characterize gestational profiles of biochemical markers that are associated with preeclampsia in the blood of pregnant women in whom preeclampsia developedExpand
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Quality of life, employment status, and anginal symptoms after coronary angioplasty or bypass surgery. 3-year follow-up in the Randomized Intervention Treatment of Angina (RITA) Trial.
BACKGROUND The Randomized Intervention Treatment of Angina (RITA) trial compares initial policies of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) and coronary artery bypass graft surgeryExpand
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