• Cohort
  • We examined the shape and size of association between determinants of fetal growth, size at birth, growth in infancy, and adult systolic and diastolic blood pressure at 31 years in the prospective northern Finnish 1966 birth cohort of 5960 participants. (ahajournals.org)
  • We report the association of adult SBP and diastolic BP (DBP) with determinants of fetal growth, 28 size at birth, and growth in infancy and examine whether these associations were modified by factors such as current body size or socioeconomic status (SES) in extensive prospective data from the fetal period until 31 years from the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort (NFBC 1966). (ahajournals.org)
  • The present study is based on the GERDA project, a population-based cohort study of people aged a parts per thousand yen85 years (n = 567), with 5 years between baseline and follow-up. (diva-portal.org)
  • Prenatal
  • BACKGROUND A study was undertaken to assess the interactions between prenatal exposures, early life infections, atopic predisposition, and allergen exposures in the development of wheezing up to the age of 4 years in a tropical region of Africa. (bmj.com)
  • 95%CI: 1.31-3.38) groups after adjusting for prenatal factors. (uva.nl)
  • METHODS
  • METHODS The study subjects comprised children born at the district hospital in Ifakara, Tanzania during a 1 year period who were participating in a trial of iron supplementation and malaria chemoprophylaxis during the first year of life and followed for up to 4 years. (bmj.com)
  • Methods: This was a cross-sectional study conducted between 1st and 12th /June/ 2016, involving 790 rural women aged 20-49 years and residents of Kigulu County, Iganga District. (mak.ac.ug)
  • Baseline
  • 6-year follow-up study that included 1711 subjects (aged 32 5 years) who had carotid artery distensibility (Cdist) measured at baseline (in 2001) and at follow-up (in 2007). (edu.au)
  • In a multivariable model, baseline age (β SEM = −0.024 0.003, P P = 0.005) were associated with 6-year change in Cdist. (edu.au)
  • occur
  • Infections with Meningococcus (the most dangerous of the bacterial infections) occur throughout the year, with peaks in the incidence starting in May through to August and September. (wdmac.com)
  • While falling can occur at any time and by any means in the workplace, these factors have been known to cause same-level falls, which are less likely to occur than falls to a lower level. (wikipedia.org)
  • young
  • Moreover, our results suggest that arterial function in women may be more vulnerable to the atherogenic effects of hyperglycemia and increased risk factor burden compared to men in young adulthood. (edu.au)
  • National Diet and Nutrition Survey: Young People aged 4 to 18 Years. (semanticscholar.org)
  • However, tonsillectomy is still a controversial surgery as its benefits seem to be only modest and temporary in most cases, whereas there are some indications that tonsillectomy may compromise the immune system in the long run, especially when performed at a young age. (wikipedia.org)
  • Therefore
  • It is therefore thought that in women who are of child bearing age the more common salpingo-oophorectomy may not be the correct surgery of choice. (wikipedia.org)
  • months
  • From this group of subjects, 658 (79%) participated in the interview at 18 months and 528 (64%) in a second interview at 4 years. (bmj.com)
  • Total IgE was also measured at 18 months of age. (bmj.com)
  • Indoor environmental levels of Der p I and Fel d I were determined using an enzyme linked immunosorbent assay at the same time as the interview at the age of 18 months. (bmj.com)
  • From October 2012 to February 2013, we conducted a 2-stage cluster sampling survey of persons aged 18 months to 64 years in 9 geographic regions in Kenya. (cdc.gov)
  • In these cases, untreated survival usually amounts to only a few months, and survival with current radiation and chemotherapy treatments may extend that time from around a year to a year and a half, possibly two or more, depending on the patient's condition, immune function, treatments used, and the specific type of malignant brain neoplasm. (wikipedia.org)
  • retrospective
  • 2,10,13,24 These have a number of potential limitations including retrospective data collection and an incomplete consideration of confounding factors operating throughout the life course. (ahajournals.org)
  • environmental
  • The theoretical framework encompassed the life course model whereby biological and environmental factors since pregnancy are hypothesized to contribute to individual disease risk, with attention focused on possible pathways through which their effects might be mediated. (ahajournals.org)
  • Accidents/Environmental factors- fall may be from stable or unstable surfaces - slipping or tripping on wet surface or ice, from stairs or rugs, and/or due improper footwear. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • It is widely accepted that exposure to common aeroallergens in the very early years of life is important in determining subsequent development of IgE sensitisation 16 and that IgE sensitisation is strongly linked with development of respiratory symptoms and asthma. (bmj.com)
  • Criteria
  • Factors associated with the development of depressive disorders according to DSM-IV criteria at follow-up were analysed by means of a multivariate logistic regression. (diva-portal.org)
  • Two criteria predicted the prognosis of patients with poor survival: Factor V level less than 20 percent of its normal value in individuals less than thirty years of age Factor V level less than 30 percent of its normal value in individuals greater than thirty years of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • gradually
  • As the size of tonsils reaches its maximum at 3 years of age and then regresses gradually, tonsillectomy is usually delayed unless the frequency of infection necessitates it absolutely. (wikipedia.org)
  • main
  • The World Health Organization (2013) recognizes that 50 percent of all mental health disorders have already begun before the age of 14 and are the main factors underlying disability in adolescence. (researchgateway.ac.nz)
  • Smoking, alcohol, and age (>40 years) were the main identifiable risk factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • This factor, in combination with direct tiger poaching for traditional Chinese medicine, is the main contributor in the collapse of the Indochinese tiger throughout its range. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trends
  • However, due to the current trends in the spread of HPV16, as of early 2011 the virus is now considered the primary causative factor in 63% of newly diagnosed patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • insulin
  • Transgenic studies have shown that growth and dormancy of hair follicles are related to the activity of insulin-like growth factor (IGF) at the dermal papillae, which is affected by DHT. (wikipedia.org)
  • mutation
  • BRCA1/2 mutation carriers are recommended salpingectomy at around the age of 40 to decrease their risk of ovarian cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • affects
  • Pattern hair loss by the age of 50 affects about half of males and a quarter of females. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the developed world it affects about 5.3% of 45 to 50 years olds and 18.6% of 85- to 90-year-olds. (wikipedia.org)
  • dementia
  • The overall aim of this thesis was to add to our knowledge about threats to successful aging, by investigating the prevalences of dementia, depression and delirium, and factors associated with these three disorders. (diva-portal.org)
  • examine
  • For this thesis, a cross sectional design is used to examine the associations between children's internalising and externalising behaviour and family circumstances and other variables that have been collected at the 11-year phase (Domholdt, 2005). (researchgateway.ac.nz)
  • surfaces
  • Other factors include poor oral hygiene, irritation caused by ill-fitting dentures and other rough surfaces on the teeth, poor nutrition, and some chronic infections caused by fungi, bacteria or viruses. (wikipedia.org)
  • rural
  • The issue of concern, however, is whether women in the rural underserved areas in Uganda are knowledgeable about breast cancer risk factors and practice preventive measures. (mak.ac.ug)
  • role
  • Studies strongly suggest that genetic factors may play a role in tumor development and tumor-related epilepsy. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Background: In Uganda 1,100 women die of breast cancer every year, with a patient peak age of 30 -39 years, majority of patients present late at stage III and IV. (mak.ac.ug)
  • Five
  • Paradise in 1983 defined recurrent tonsillitis warranting surgery by the attack frequency standard as Seven or more in a year, five or more per year for two years, or three or more per year for three years. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • 9 Longitudinal studies collecting data from birth have found a positive association between low respiratory tract infections (LRTI) and asthma, 10-12 a lack of association between LRTI due to syncytial virus (RSV) and wheezing at age 13, 13 and a positive association between the use of antibiotics and asthma. (bmj.com)
  • During an 8-year period, we retrospectively collected data on all travelers hospitalized in our department for a CMI occurring during travel or in the month after their return. (wdmac.com)
  • More recent data in 2011, found that STFs contributed to 14% of all workplace fatalities in the United States that year. (wikipedia.org)
  • differences
  • Little is known about whether such differences already exist at an early age and which factors contribute to these ethnic differences. (uva.nl)
  • level
  • education and occupation while factors associated with level of preventive practice measures were age, family history, knowledge of signs and ever heard of mammography. (mak.ac.ug)
  • important
  • Risk factors contributing to PAD are the same as those for atherosclerosis: Smoking - tobacco use in any form is the single most important modifiable cause of PAD internationally. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Relevant molecular changes in brain tumors that affect BBB structure and function include decreased expression of transmembrane junctional proteins and heightened release of vascular endothelial growth factor. (wikipedia.org)