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To assess whether anti-mullerian hormone varies between women of different race/ethnic backgrounds
Introduction: Anti-Mullerian hormone, secreted by the granulosa cells in the ovary, is used as an estimate of ovarian reserve and to predict the ovarian response to ovarian stimulation during assisted conception treatments. ...
Exploring difficulties in child protection practice. A west midlands survey
Introduction Doctors and relevant professionals should have appropriate training to be able to protect vulnerable children. For best outcome, local policies need to be in place with optimisation of multiagency team support. ...
Early management of sepsis
Prophylactic oral vitamin k in neonates
Ovarian cancer screening and mortality in the UK Collaborative Trial of Ovarian Cancer Screening (UKCTOCS): a randomised controlled trial.
BACKGROUND: Ovarian cancer has a poor prognosis, with just 40% of patients surviving 5 years. We designed this trial to establish the effect of early detection by screening on ovarian cancer mortality. METHODS: In this ...
Impact of Telephone Reminders on Attendance Rate at Paediatric Clinics
Background: Non-attendance in clinics has major economic impact in the national health service. Literature review indicates that main reason for non-attendance is forgetfulness and reminders reduce the non-attendance rate ...
Eye pathologies in neonates
In the United Kingdom, newborn assessment incorporates a screening eye examination for any structural abnormalities, observation of neonate's visual behaviour and direct ophthalmoscopy examination looking for red reflex. ...