Vitamin and mineral supplements in pregnancy and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: a case-control study
- Fertility Improvement and Nutritional Supplementation. // Fertility Weekly;5/17/2004, p2
Discusses an abstract of "Fertility Improvement and Nutritional Supplementation" by Lynn M. Westphal et al, published in the May 17, 2004 issue of "Fertility Weekly."
- Erratum to: Effect of varying dietary energy levels during the last trimester of pregnancy on subsequent first lactation performance in Sahiwal heifers. Fiaz, Muhammad; Abdullah, Muhammad; Nasir, Muhammad; Javed, Khalid; Babar, Masroor; Pasha, Talat; Jabbar, Makhdoom // Tropical Animal Health & Production;Jan2014, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p291
A correction to the article "Effect of varying dietary energy levels during the last trimester of pregnancy on subsequent first lactation performance in Sahiwal heifers" is presented.
- Is B-Lineage Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia With a Mature Phenotype and L1 Morphology a Precursor B-Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma or Burkitt Leukemia/Lymphoma? Shiyong Li, Glen; Lew // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Oct2003, Vol. 127 Issue 10, p1340
Context.--B-lineage acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) with a mature phenotype and L1 morphology is a rare condition that may pose a diagnostic and management challenge. Objective.--To report our experience with 2 such unusual cases of pediatric B-lineage ALL. Design.--Morphologic,...
- Childhood Leukemia – Successes and Challenges for Survivors. Simone, Joseph V. // New England Journal of Medicine;8/14/2003, Vol. 349 Issue 7, p627
The author presents his views on challenges posed by childhood leukemia, both to him, as a physician, and to patients afflicted with the disease. He shares that during his first days as a fellow in pediatric hematology, the immediate clinical concerns arose mainly from thrombocytopenia and...
- Clinical and Biologic Features of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Miller, Denis R. // Clinical Pediatrics;Dec1987, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p623
Focuses on the clinical and biologic nature of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in children. Survival rate of children with ALL; Cause of ALL; Therapeutic options.
- LeucÃ©mies aiguÃ«s lymphoblastiques de lâ€™enfant. Bertrand, Y. // Oncologie;jui2006, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p529
The cure rate of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) approaches 80%. Numerous prognostic factors based on clinical, biological and therapeutic data have been identified. Prognostic factors of childhood ALL include: age, white blood cell count, cytogenetics, and early response to...
- ATM variants and predisposition to childhood T-lineage acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Gumy-Pause, F.; Wacker, P.; Maillet, P.; Betts, D. R.; Sappino, A.-P. // Leukemia (08876924);Mar2006, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p526
The article discusses the study on genetic variants of the ataxia telangiectasia-mutated (ATM) variants to childhood T-lineage acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL). Nucleotide substitution was reported to reached 60 percent in 16 selected ATM exons in 103 T-ALL. In the coding part of ATM, five...
- Iron status and iron dietary intake in a subpopulation of overweight-obese and normoweight pregnant women participating in the PREOBE study. Garcia-Valdés, L.; Rusanova, I.; Segura, Ma T.; Aguilar, Ma J.; McArdle, Harry; Campoy, C. // Nutricion Hospitalaria;dic2012 suplemento 3, Vol. 27, p55
Introduction: Obesity has been related to iron deficiency (ID). Impaired iron absorption due to an inflammatory state, higher requirements and a poor nutrition are been investigated as contributors. Objectives: The aim of this study was to assess the iron dietary intake accordingly to the RDA...
- The Nutrition Transition and Adequacy of the Diet of Pregnant Women in Kenya. Steyn, Nelia P.; Parker, Whadi-ah; Nel, Johanna H.; Rosemary, Ayah; Mbithe, Dorcus // International Proceedings of Chemical, Biological & Environmenta;2012, Vol. 39, p137
To assess the nutritional adequacy of the diet of pregnant women in Kenya. Methods: A nationally representative sample of women aged â‰¥ 15 years (N=1061) was assessed in Kenya. A sub-sample of pregnant women (N=53) were randomly included in the group and their data is presented here. A...