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Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy: Double‐blind, randomized clinical trial of safety and effectiveness
The need, safety, and effectiveness of vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy remain controversial. In this randomized, controlled trial, women with a singleton pregnancy at 12 to 16 weeks'Expand
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High-dose vitamin D3 supplementation in a cohort of breastfeeding mothers and their infants: a 6-month follow-up pilot study.
OBJECTIVE To examine the effect of high-dose maternal vitamin D(3) (vitD) supplementation on the nutritional vitD status of breastfeeding (BF) women and their infants compared with maternal andExpand
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Moderate hypothermia in neonatal encephalopathy: efficacy outcomes.
Therapeutic hypothermia holds promise as a rescue neuroprotective strategy for hypoxic-ischemic injury, but the incidence of severe neurologic sequelae with hypothermia is unknown in encephalopathicExpand
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Trace element concentrations in skin of free-ranging bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from the southeast Atlantic coast.
Concentrations of trace elements (Al, As, Ba, Be, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, Li, Mn, Ni, Pb, Sb, Se, Sn, Tl, U, V, Zn) and total mercury (THg) were determined in skin samples collected from free-rangingExpand
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Contaminant blubber burdens in Atlantic bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from two southeastern US estuarine areas: concentrations and patterns of PCBs, pesticides, PBDEs, PFCs, and PAHs.
Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), chlorinated pesticides (i.e., dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) and its metabolites, chlordanes (CHLs), dieldrin, hexachlorobenzene (HCB), and mirex),Expand
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The Effects of Early Neglect on Cognitive, Language, and Behavioral Functioning in Childhood.
OBJECTIVES Few studies have explored the impact of different types of neglect on children's development. Measures of cognition, language, behavior, and parenting stress were used to exploreExpand
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An evaluation of Echinacea angustifolia in experimental rhinovirus infections.
BACKGROUND Echinacea has been widely used as an herbal remedy for the common cold, but efficacy studies have produced conflicting results, and there are a variety of echinacea products on the marketExpand
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Increasing incidence of kidney stones in children evaluated in the emergency department.
OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that there is an increase in the incidence of childhood nephrolithiasis in the state of South Carolina. STUDY DESIGN We analyzed demographic data from a statewideExpand
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Time Required for Blood Lead Levels to Decline in Nonchelated Children
Objective: To determine the time for a decline in blood lead to less than 10 μg/ dL in nonchelated children who are enrolled in case management. Study Design: Retrospective analysis of venous bloodExpand
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