• 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)
  • among
  • Among females, gestational age showed a stronger association with blood pressure than birth weight: gestational age higher by 7 weeks (equivalent to an average of 1 kg higher birth weight) among singletons associated with −2.9 (95% CI, −4.7, −1.1) mm Hg lower systolic blood pressure. (ahajournals.org)
  • The theoretical grounding of this study in a postpositivist worldview helped provide an enhanced understanding of the following research questions: (1) What is the familiarity level about preventive cholesterol screening among men and women 25-44 years of age? (ufl.edu)
  • Objective: The objective of this study was to assess knowledge and preventive practices about breast cancer and associated factors, among rural women aged 20-49 years in Kigulu County. (mak.ac.ug)
  • Association of literacy of mothers with malnutrition among children under three years of age in rural area of district Malir, Karachi. (wikipedia.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)
  • preventive
  • This qualitative study used a triangulation of methodologies - in-depth interviews and focus groups - to investigate what factors influence men and women 25 to 44 years of age of to seek preventive cholesterol exams. (ufl.edu)
  • 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)
  • children
  • Therefore, it is important to examine the factors that influence the development of these problems in children of Pacific Island descent in the pre-adolescent years. (researchgateway.ac.nz)
  • The aims of this study were to (1) identify the distribution of internalising and externalising behaviours in Pacific Island children at 11- years-of-age, (2) isolate the social factors associated with internalising and externalising behaviours at 11-years of age, and (3) explore the relationships between family, childhood and socio-economic factors to determine whether specific combinations of factors potentially have a greater effect on behaviour. (researchgateway.ac.nz)
  • This study has successfully identified the distribution of internalising and externalising behaviours (measured as scores) in Pacific Island children at 11 years, old and isolated the social factors associated with internalising and externalising behaviours. (researchgateway.ac.nz)
  • A small number of children have CP as the result of brain damage in the first few months or years of life, brain infections such as bacterial meningitis or viral encephalitis, or head injury from a motor vehicle accident, a fall, or child abuse. (wdmac.com)
  • He was appointed as Registrar in Pediatrics at Seafield Sick Children Hospital Ayrshire, Scotland in 1962 where he worked for three years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Study
  • A 42 years prospective follow-up study in a general population. (uio.no)
  • A 42 year follow-up study in a general population. (uio.no)
  • While literature indicated that less than 50% of men and women 25-44 years of age had been screened for LDL cholesterol, all but one of the participants in this study had been screened. (ufl.edu)
  • This was the case for all ages included in the study as well as for both Caucasians and African Americans included in this study. (ufl.edu)
  • The study also established that there were specific combinations of factors that had cumulatively greater significance on children's internalising and externalising behaviours. (researchgateway.ac.nz)
  • young
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • incidence
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • people
  • In the developing world it affects 4.6% of people between the ages of 45 to 50 and 15% of people between the ages of 85 to 90. (wikipedia.org)
  • in 2004, working in France with employed people over the age of 50. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nearly two million people every year suffer sports-related injuries and receive treatment in emergency departments. (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)
  • occur
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • cause
  • Platelet-derived growth factors are released into the wound that cause the migration and division of cells during the proliferative phase. (wikipedia.org)
  • main factors
  • 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)
  • period
  • At a later period he presented to the countess the original manuscript of his great pastoral poem, which she afterwards gave to James Boswell, and it was for many years preserved in the library at Auchinleck House, along with the presentation letter of the poet. (wikipedia.org)
  • knowledge
  • Analysis of the transcribed discourse revealed four emergent themes: reasonable knowledge of cholesterol, factors influencing cholesterol, no communication with medical providers after cholesterol screening, and screening comfort. (ufl.edu)