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Statistics bibliography 03 - medical

Bhandari, N. et al. (2002). Growth performance of affluent Indian children is similar to that in developed countries. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 80 (3), 189-195. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/2002/Vol80-No3/bulletin_2002_80(3)_189-195.pdf [free pdf]

 

Beasley, N.M.R. et al. (2000). The health of enrolled and non enrolled children of school age in Tanga, Tanzania. Acta Tropica 76 (3), 223-229. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0001-706X(00)00101-7

 

Berkley, J. et al. (2005). Assessment of severe malnutrition among hospitalized children in rural Kenya. Comparison of weight for height and mid upper arm circumference. JAMA 294, 591-597 (3 August). http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/reprint/294/5/591.pdf [free pdf]

 

Broeck, J. et al. (2009). The World Health Organization child growth standards: expected implications for clinical and epidemiological research. European Journal of Pediatrics 168 (2), 247-251. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00431-008-0796-9

 

Boekschoten, M.V. et al. (2003). Reproducibility of the serum lipid response to coffee oil in healthy volunteers. Nutrition Journal 2: 8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2891-2-8 http://www.nutritionj.com/content/pdf/1475-2891-2-8.pdf [free pdf]

 

Chandra, R.K. (1992). Effect of vitamin and trace element supplementation on immune responses and infection in elderly subjects. Lancet 340, 1124-1127 (7 November). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=1359211&dopt=Abstract [abstract only]

 

Chandra, R.K. (2003). Nutrition and immune function: a 1992 report. Author's response. (Letter) Lancet 361, 2247-2248 (28 June). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(03)13756-7 http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/0140-6736/PIIS0140673603137567.pdf [free pdf]

 

Carpenter, K.J. et al. (2003). Nutrition and immune function: a 1992 report. (Letter) Lancet 361, 2247 (28 June). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(03)13755-5 http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/0140-6736/PIIS0140673603137555.pdf [free pdf]

 

Dibley, M.J. et al. (1987). Interpretation of Z-score anthropometric indicators derived from the international growth reference. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 46 (5), 749-762. http://www.ajcn.org/cgi/reprint/46/5/749.pdf [free pdf]

 

Delta Coordinating Committee (1996). Delta: a randomised double-blind controlled trial comparing combinations of zidovudine plus didanosine or zalcitabine with zidovudine alone in HIV-infected individuals. Lancet 348, 283-291 (3 August). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(96)05387-1 http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/0140-6736/PIIS0140673696053871.pdf [free pdf]

 

De Onis, M. et al. (1997). The development of MUAC-for-age reference data recommended by a WHO Expert Committee. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 75 (1), 11-18. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/1997/Vol75-No1/bulletin_1997_75(1)_11-18.pdf [free pdf]

 

Dibley, M.J. et al. (1987). Development of normalized curves for the international growth reference: historical and technical considerations. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 46 (5), 736-748. http://www.ajcn.org/cgi/reprint/46/5/736 [free pdf]

 

Diamandis, E.P. & Christopoulos, T.K. (Eds) (1996) Immunoassay. Academic Press.

 

De Onis, M. et al. (2006). Comparison of the World Health Organization (WHO) Child Growth Standards and the National Center for Health Statistics/WHO international growth reference: implications for child health programmes. Public Health Nutrition 9 (7), 942-947. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/PHN20062005 http://www.who.int/childgrowth/publications/Comparison_implications.pdf[free pdf]

 

Ehiri, J.E. et al. (2001). Critical control points of complementary food preparation and handling in eastern Nigeria. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 79 (5), 423-433. http://www.who.int/bulletin/archives/79(5)423.pdf [free pdf]

 

Fernandez, I.A. et al. (2002). Prevalence of nutritional wasting in populations: building explanatory models using secondary data. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 80 (4), 282-291. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/2002/Vol80-No4/bulletin_2002_80(4)_282-291.pdf [free pdf]

 

Gong, Y. Y. et al. (2002). Dietary aflatoxin exposure and impaired growth in young children from Benin and Togo: cross sectional study. BMJ 325, 20-21 (6 July). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7354.20 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC116667/pdf/20.pdf [free pdf]

 

Gorstein, J.et al. (1994). Issues in the assessment of nutritional state using anthropometry. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 72 (2), 273-283. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/1994/Vol72-No2/bulletin_1994_72(2)_273-283.pdf [free pdf]

 

John et al. (2002). Effects of fruit and vegetable consumption on plasma antioxidant concentrations and blood pressure: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 359, 1969-1974 (8 June). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(02)98858-6

 

Jooste, P.L. (2003). Assessment of the iodine concentration in table salt at the production stage in South Africa. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 81 (7), 517-521. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/2003/Vol81-No7/bulletin_2003_81(7)_517-521.pdf [free pdf]

 

Lehmann, K.G. et al. (1996). Contributions of frequency distribution analysis to the understanding of coronary restenosis. A reappraisal of the Gaussian curve. Circulation 93 (6), 1123-1132. http://www.circ.ahajournals.org/cgi/content/full/93/6/1123 [free html]

 

McLaughlin, S.C. et al. (1998). The value of the coefficient of variation in assessing repeat variation in ECG measurements. European Heart Journal 19 (2), 342-351. http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/euhj.1997.0741 http://eurheartj.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/19/2/342.pdf [free pdf]

 

Mei, Z. et al. (1997). The development of a MUAC-for-height reference, including a comparison to other nutritional status screening indicators. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 75 (4), 333-341. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/1997/Vol75-No4/bulletin_1997_75(4)_333-341.pdf [free pdf]

 

Massť, J. (1997). Measurement error. A constant within subject standard deviation cannot be assumed a priori. Letter. BMJ 314, 147-148 (11 January). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2125612/pdf/9006491.pdf [free html]

 

Ness, A.R. et al. (1999). Plasma vitamin C levels in men and women from different ethnic backgrounds living in England. International Journal of Epidemiology 28 (3), 450-455. http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/28/3/450.pdf [free pdf]

 

De Nishioka, S. A. et al. (1998). Yellow fever vaccination during pregnancy and spontaneous abortion: a case-control study. Tropical Medicine and International Health 3 (1), 29-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00164.x http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00164.x/pdf [free pdf]

 

Quinn, V.J. (1992). A User's Manual for Conducting Child Nutrition Surveys in Developing Countries. Working Paper 21. Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA. http://www.cfnpp.cornell.edu/Images/wp21.pdf [free pdf]

 

Seal, A. & Kerac, M. (2007). Operational implications of using 2006 World Health Organization growth standards in nutrition programmes: secondary data analysis. BMJ 334, 733-738 (7 April). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39101.664109.AE http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1847893/pdf/bmj-334-7596-res-00733-el.pdf [free pdf]

 

Sun, K.O. (2001). Acupuncture for frozen shoulder. Hong Kong Medical Journal 7 (4), 381-391. http://www.hkam.org.hk/publications/hkmj/article_pdfs/hkm0112p381.pdf [free pdf]

 

Sowunmi et al. (1998). Enhancement of the antimalarial effect of chloroquine by chloropheniramine in vivo. Tropical Medicine and International Health 3 (3), 177-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00212.x http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00212.x/pdf [free html]

 

Stewart, W.W. & Feder, N. (1987). The integrity of the scientific literature. Nature 325, 207-214 (Jan 15-21). http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/325207a0

 

Tennant, A. (2005). Admission to hospital following head injury in England: Incidence and socio-economic associations. BMC Public Health 5: 21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-5-21 http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2458-5-21.pdf [free pdf]

 

Takahashi, T. et al. (1999). Thyroid nodules, thyroid function and dietary iodine in the Marshall Islands. International Journal of Epidemiology 28 (4), 742-749. http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/28/4/742.pdf [free pdf]

 

Tsutsumi, A. et al. (2001). Relation between cotinine in the urine and indices based on self-declared smoking habits. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine 6 (4), 240-247. http://www.bvsde.paho.org/bvsacd/cd41/akiko.pdf [free pdf]

 

Umeta, M. et al. (2000). Zinc supplementation and stunted infants in Ethiopia: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 355, 2021-2026 (10 June). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(00)02348-5 http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/0140-6736/PIIS0140673600023485.pdf [free]

 

Welch, K. et al. (1996). Health and nutrition in children under 2 years of age in three areas of the Russian Federation. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 74 (6), 605-612. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/1996/Vol74-No6/bulletin_1996_74(6)_605-612.pdf [free pdf]

 

WHO Working Group (1986). Use and interpretation of anthropometric indicators of nutritional status. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 64 (6), 929-941. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/1986/Vol64-No6/bulletin_1986_64(6)_929-941.pdf [free pdf]