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1. Linking armed conflict to malnutrition during pregnancy, breastfeeding, and childhood.

Background: Women in LMICs are important agricultural actors; however, these same women, and with their children, suffer high rates of acute malnutrition during armed conflicts. Methods and Fidings: A review was undertaken of peer-reviewed literature to describe how armed conflict drives acute...

Author(s) : Corley, A. G.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29

2. Presence and levels of galactosyllactoses and other oligosaccharides in human milk and their variation during lactation and according to maternal phenotype.

Among the human milk oligosaccharides (HMOS), the galactosyllactoses (GLs) are only limitedly studied. This study aims to describe the presence and relative levels of HMOS, including GLs, in human milk (HM) according to maternal Secretor and Lewis (SeLe) phenotype and lactation stage. Relative...

Author(s) : Eussen, S. R. B. M.; Mank, M.; Kottler, R.; Hoffmann, X. K.; Behne, A.; Rapp, E.; Stahl, B.; Mearin, M. L.; Koletzko, B.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Nutrients 2021 Vol.13 No.7 ref.41

3. Deforestation and infant mortality: evidence from Indonesia.

Factors expected to change concurrently with forest loss-such as economic activity and air pollution-shape human health in different ways, making it difficult to ex ante predict the net impact of deforestation. This paper investigates the infant mortality effects of prenatal exposure to high...

Author(s) : Chakrabarti, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Economics and Human Biology 2021 Vol.40

4. Follow-up of low birth weight preterm infants after hospital discharge: incidence and reasons for rehospitalization.

Objectives: The rehospitalization frequency/indications of low birth weight (LBW) preterms and the effect of rehospitalization on growth and neurodevelopment were investigated. Methods: LBW preterms discharged from NICU were prospectively followed until the corrected age of 1 year. Infants...

Author(s) : Baysoy, N.; Kavuncuoğlu, S.; Ramoğlu, M. G.; Aldemir, E. Y.; Payasli, M.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Tropical Pediatrics 2021 Vol.67 No.2

5. Effect of donor human milk on host-gut microbiota and metabolic interactions in preterm infants.

Background & aims: Human milk is the gold standard for infant nutrition. Preterm infants whose mothers are unable to provide sufficient own mother's milk (OMM), receive pasteurized donor human milk (DHM). We studied metabolic signatures of OMM and DHM and their effect on the interplay of the...

Author(s) : Piñeiro-Ramos, J. D.; Parra-Llorca, A.; Ten-Doménech, I.; Gormaz, M.; Ramón-Beltrán, A.; Cernada, M.; Quintás, G.; Collado, M. C.; Kuligowski, J.; Vento, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Clinical Nutrition 2021 Vol.40 No.3 pp.1296-1309 ref.63

6. A complex dynamical systems approach to the development of feeding problems in early childhood.

Though it is commonly agreed upon that the development of feeding problems in early childhood is a complex process, much of the research on these problems has a component-oriented focus, and very little attention is paid to the mechanisms that lead to these kinds of problems in individual children. ...

Author(s) : Dijk, M. van

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Appetite 2021 Vol.157 ref.many

7. Prevalence of premature ovarian insufficiency and its determinants in Iranian populations: Tehran lipid and glucose study.

Background: Premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) considered as a concerning health issue for women of reproductive age. In this study we aim to estimate the prevalence of POI and assessing the influential factors. Methods: Data was obtained from Tehran lipid and glucose study (TLGS). All eligible...

Author(s) : Dovom, M. R.; Bidhendi-Yarandi, R.; Mohammad, K.; Farahmand, M.; Azizi, F.; Tehrani, F. R.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : BMC Women's Health 2021 Vol.21 No.79 pp.(23 February 2021) ref.58

8. The state of adolescent menstrual health in low- and middle-income countries and suggestions for future action and research.

In recognition of the opportunity created by the increasing attention to menstrual health at global, regional, and national levels, the World Health Organization's Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research and the UNDP-UNFPA-UNICEF-WHO-World Bank Special Programme of Research,...

Author(s) : Plesons, M.; Patkar, A.; Babb, J.; Balapitiya, A.; Carson, F.; Caruso, B. A.; Franco, M.; Hansen, M. M.; Haver, J.; Jahangir, A.; Kabiru, C. W.; Kisangala, E.; Phillips-Howard, P.; Sharma, A.; Sommer, M.; Chandra-Mouli, V.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : Reproductive Health 2021 Vol.18 No.31 pp.(8 February 2021) ref.83

9. The influence of exercise during pregnancy on racial/ethnic health disparities and birth outcomes.

Background: Non-Hispanic black (NHB) pregnant women disproportionately experience adverse birth outcomes compared to Non-Hispanic white (NHW) pregnant women. The positive effects of prenatal exercise on maternal and neonatal health may mitigate these disparities. This study evaluated the influence...

Author(s) : Raper, M. J.; McDonald, S.; Johnston, C.; Isler, C.; Newton, E.; Kuehn, D.; Collier, D.; Broskey, N. T.; Muldrow, A.; May, L. E.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 Vol.21 No.258 pp.(26 March 2021) ref.41

10. Explaining the concept of maternal health information verification and assessment during pregnancy: a qualitative study.

Background: Pregnant women use information sources for their own health and health of their children. However, despite the importance of trusting the information sources, pregnant women may not have the ability to verify the maternal health information, which could have negative consequences for...

Author(s) : Taheri, S.; Tavousi, M.; Momenimovahed, Z.; Direkvand-Moghadam, A.; Rezaei, N.; Sharifi, N.; Taghizadeh, Z.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 Vol.21 No.252 pp.(26 March 2021) ref.51

11. Effect of whole-body resistance training at different load intensities on circulating inflammatory biomarkers, body fat, muscular strength, and physical performance in postmenopausal women.

The primary purpose of this study was to identify the impact of whole-body resistance training (RT) at different load intensities on adipokines, adhesion molecules, and extracellular heat shock proteins in postmenopausal women. As secondary purpose, we analyzed the impact of RT at different load...

Author(s) : Carneiro, M. A. S.; Oliveira Júnior, G. N. de; Sousa, J. F. R. de; Orsatti, C. L.; Murta, E. F. C.; Michelin, M. A.; Cyrino, E. S.; Orsatti, F. L.

Publisher : Canadian Science Publishing, Ontario, Canada

Journal article : Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 2021 Vol.46 No.8 pp.925-933 ref.73

12. A trend study of preterm infant mortality rate in developed and developing countries over 1990 to 2017.

Background: Preterm birth is the most important in children under 5 yr mortality. In this study, we used the Global Burden of Disease Data (GBD) to evaluate the trend of preterm infant mortality rate for all countries from 1990 to 2017 and to assess the effect of development factors on this trend....

Author(s) : Sefidkar, R.; Zayeri, F.; Kazemi, E.; Salehi, M.; Dehnad, A.; Hafizi, M.

Publisher : School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Public Health 2021 Vol.50 No.2 pp.369-375 ref.18

13. Association of thyroid antibodies status on the outcomes of pregnant women with hypothyroidism (maternal hypothyroidism on pregnancy outcomes, MHPO-4).

Background: Autoimmunity increases with age and is often commonly evaluated in women of the reproductive age group. Prevalence of thyroid antibodies is common even in euthyroid pregnant women. We aim to compare the association of thyroid antibody status on the maternal and neonatal outcomes in...

Author(s) : Zareen Kiran; Aisha Sheikh; Najmul Islam

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 Vol.21 No.136 pp.(15 February 2021) ref.many

14. Partner's emotional reaction to pregnancy mediates the relationship between pregnancy planning and prenatal mental health.

Background: An unplanned pregnancy may be followed by increased depression and anxiety. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the mediating role of partner's emotional reaction to pregnancy (PERP) on the relationship between pregnancy planning and prenatal mental health. Methods: This...

Author(s) : Kazemi, A.; Ghaedrahmati, M.; Kheirabadi, G.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 Vol.21 No.168 pp.(27 February 2021) ref.34

15. Prediction of newborn's body mass index using nationwide multicenter ultrasound data: a machine-learning study.

Background: This study introduced machine learning approaches to predict newborn's body mass index (BMI) based on ultrasound measures and maternal/delivery information. Methods: Data came from 3159 obstetric patients and their newborns enrolled in a multi-center retrospective study. Variable...

Author(s) : Lee KwangSig; Kim HoYeon; Kwon SungOk; Na SungHun; Hwang HanSung; Park MiHye; Ahn KiHoon

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 Vol.21 No.172 pp.(02 March 2021) ref.25

16. Should fetal growth charts be references or standards?

Background: Fetal growth standards (prescriptive charts derived from low-risk pregnancies) are theoretically better tools to monitor fetal growth than conventional references. We examined how modifying chart inclusion criteria influenced the resulting curves. Methods: We summarized estimated fetal...

Author(s) : Hutcheon, J. A.; Liauw, J.

Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA

Journal article : Epidemiology 2021 Vol.32 No.1 pp.14-17 ref.18

17. Gut microbiota and bronchopulmonary dysplasia.

Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is a relatively common and severe complication of prematurity, and its pathogenesis remains ambiguous. Revolutionary advances in microbiological analysis techniques, together with the growing sophistication of the gut-lung axis hypothesis, have resulted in more studies...

Author(s) : Yang Kun; He ShaSha; Dong WenBin

Publisher : Wiley, Hoboken, USA

Journal article : Pediatric Pulmonology 2021 Vol.56 No.8 pp.2460-2470 ref.128

18. Defining preterm birth and stillbirth in the Western Pacific: a systematic review.

Preterm birth and stillbirth are important global perinatal health indicators. Definitions of these indicators can differ between countries, affecting comparability of preterm birth and stillbirth rates across countries. This study aimed to document national-level adherence to World Health...

Author(s) : Connolly, M.; Phung, L.; Farrington, E.; Scoullar, M. J. L.; Wilson, A. N.; Comrie-Thomson, L.; Homer, C. S. E.; Vogel, J. P.

Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health 2021 Vol.33 No.5 pp.489-501 ref.74

19. Meeting maternal and reproductive health needs in a post-disaster setting: a qualitative case study from Indonesia.

Meeting and planning for maternal and reproductive health (MRH) needs during post-disaster scenarios is paramount, however, not without considerable challenges. This study was aimed at understanding the provision of MRH services in Siosar, a relocation site for a population displaced by the...

Author(s) : Sajow, H. S.; Winnington, R.; Water, T.; Holroyd, E.

Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health 2021 Vol.33 No.5 pp.579-586 ref.22

20. Febrile neutropenia following with single-low-dose methotrexate for the treatment of ectopic pregnancy: a case report.

Methotrexate (MTX) is an effective, economical and safe drug used in the treatment of ectopic pregnancy. Complications are very rare. Herein, we reported a case of febrile neutropenia following single low-dose methotrexate for the treatment of ectopic pregnancy. Febrile neutropenia developed on day ...

Author(s) : Bayraktar, B.

Publisher : African Field Epidemiology Network, Kampala, Uganda

Journal article : Pan African Medical Journal 2021 Vol.38 ref.13

21. Perineal endometriosis: a rare case of a unique sizeable nodule.

Endometriosis is the presence of endometrial tissue in abnormal locations outside the uterine cavity. These locations are usually the ovaries, the peritoneum, and the uterine ligaments. Less frequently, the endometrial tissue can affect the perineum especially after surgical procedures or obstetric ...

Author(s) : Hakim, H.; Ben Halima, S.; Zouari, A.; Trabelsi, D.; Derbel, M.; Chaabane, K.; Kebaili, S.

Publisher : African Field Epidemiology Network, Kampala, Uganda

Journal article : Pan African Medical Journal 2021 Vol.38 ref.10

22. A case report of Arnold Chiari type 1 malformation in acromesomelic dwarf infant.

Arnold Chiari malformation is one of the commonest cause of congenital hydrocephalus. Cause of fetal development of cerebellar tonsils remains unknown and may be diagnosed at later in life. The association of Arnold Chiari malformation with acromesomelic dwarfism is not known. We report male infant ...

Author(s) : Maurya, M. R.; Renju Ravi; Pungavkar, S. A.

Publisher : African Field Epidemiology Network, Kampala, Uganda

Journal article : Pan African Medical Journal 2021 Vol.38 ref.9

24. Severe fetal-maternal alloimmunization: a case report and review of the literature.

Prior to 1970, maternal alloimmunization was the leading cause of perinatal death. Currently, it has become rarer thanks to screening and monitoring in high-risk pregnancies. The advent of transcranial doppler has been a turning point in the monitoring of these pregnancies, as it is a reliable,...

Foreign Title :Allo-immunisation fœto-maternelle sévère: à propos d'un cas et revue de la littérature.

Author(s) : Souabni, S. A.; Habib, B. E.; Oubahha, I.; Baqali, J. E.; Aboulfalah, A.; Soummani, A.

Publisher : African Field Epidemiology Network, Kampala, Uganda

Journal article : Pan African Medical Journal 2021 Vol.38 ref.17

25. Socioeconomic determinants of cumulative fertility in Ghana.

The pace of decline in fertility rates in sub-Saharan Africa appears to have slowed or stalled in the last few decades. This study examines the socioeconomic associated with cumulative fertility in Ghana. Negative binomial regression models were used to estimate determinants of cumulative fertility ...

Author(s) : Nyarko, S. H.

Publisher : Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA

Journal article : PLoS ONE 2021 Vol.16 No.6 ref.52