Proliferation of prenatal ultrasonography
- Fetal cardiac screening: why bother? G Sharland // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jan2010, Vol. 95 Issue 1, pF64
Congenital heart disease (CHD) is a common form of congenital malformation associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Antenatal diagnosis of life-threatening forms of CHD may help to improve survival and morbidity as well as allowing parental choice and preparation. The diagnosis of...
- A randomised trial of three methods of giving information about prenatal testing. Thornton, J.G.; Hewison, J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/28/95, Vol. 311 Issue 7013, p1127
Tests the effect of extra non-directive information about prenatal testing, given individually or in a class in Great Britain. Research methodology; Recruitment and attendance of participants; Uptake rates for prenatal testing; Psychological outco mes; Choice of ultrasonography in prenatal...
- Ultrasound aspects found in a newborn with an antenatal detected urinary anomaly. Fufezan, Otilia; Tătar, Simona; Moisiuc, Simona; Blaga, Ligia // Medical Ultrasonography;Dec2012, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p361
A quiz concerning the ultrasound aspects in a newborn with an antenatal detected urinary anomaly is presented.
- Imaging and Imagining the Fetus — The Development of Obstetric Ultrasound. Whittingham, Tony // Ultrasound;Nov2013, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p235
No abstract available.
- Prenatal knowledge of cleft palates doesn't alter mothers' responses. André, Laura // Mothering;Mar/Apr2011, Issue 165, p27
The article reports that a large number of parents in Great Britain are using the technique of ultrasound for getting the unexpected medical conditions of their unborn baby checked including cleft lip or palate disorder.
- Refugee and Migrant Women's Views of Antenatal Ultrasound on the Thai Burmese Border: A Mixed Methods Study. Rijken, Marcus J.; Gilder, Mary Ellen; May Myo Thwin; Ladda Kajeechewa, Honey Moon; Wiladphaingern, Jacher; Khin Maung Lwin; Jones, Caroline; Nosten, Fran�ois; McGready, Rose // PLoS ONE;Apr2012, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p1
Background: Antenatal ultrasound suits developing countries by virtue of its versatility, relatively low cost and safety, but little is known about women's or local provider's perspectives of this upcoming technology in such settings. This study was undertaken to better understand how routine...
- EARLY PRENATAL DIAGNOSIS. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/11/89, Vol. 299 Issue 6709, p1211
Examines the aspects of early prenatal diagnosis. Advancement of ultrasound techniques and molecular biology; Range of antenatal diagnosis; Examination of the fetus by means of ultrasound.
- Ultrasonic diagnosis of perinatal lethal hypophosphatasia. Muller, Linnie; Wainwright, Helen; Beighton, Peter // Ultrasound;Aug2013, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p132
Perinatal lethal hypophosphatasia (PLH) [OMIM 241500] is transmitted as an autosomal recessive trait, with a significant risk of recurrence for further offspring following the birth of an affected baby. The study was aimed at documentation of the ultrasonographical manifestations of PLH at the...
- Beta-Strand Interfaces of Non-Dimeric Protein Oligomers Are Characterized by Scattered Charged Residue Patterns. Feverati, Giovanni; Achoch, Mounia; Zrimi, Jihad; Vuillon, Laurent; Lesieur, Claire // PLoS ONE;Apr2012, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p1
Protein oligomers are formed either permanently, transiently or even by default. The protein chains are associated through intermolecular interactions constituting the protein interface. The protein interfaces of 40 soluble protein oligomers of stoechiometries above two are investigated using a...