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Study of 300,486 individuals identifies 148 independent genetic loci influencing general cognitive function
(Springer Nature, 2018-05-29)
General cognitive function is a prominent and relatively stable human trait that is associated with many important life outcomes. We combine cognitive and genetic data from the CHARGE and COGENT consortia, and UK Biobank ...
Primary results of the multicenter arise ii study (analysis of revascularization in ischemic stroke with embotrap)
(Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2018-04-11)
Background and Purpose-EmboTrap is a novel stent retriever designed to achieve rapid and substantial flow restoration in acute ischemic stroke secondary to large-vessel occlusions. Here, we evaluated EmboTrap's safety and ...
Cost-effectiveness of healthy eating and/or physical activity promotion in pregnant women at increased risk of gestational diabetes mellitus: economic evaluation alongside the dali study, a european multicenter randomized controlled trial
(Springer Nature, 2018-03-14)
Background: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with perinatal health risks to both mother and offspring, and represents a large economic burden. The DALI study is a multicenter randomized controlled trial, ...
Vitamin d receptor variants and uncontrolled asthma
(Edra SpA, 2018-01-01)
Background. Asthma is a common childhood respiratory disease, affecting around 20% of Irish children. In other populations, vitamin D receptor (VDR) polymorphisms have been associated with asthma risk. We aimed to investigate ...
Enablers and barriers to physical activity in overweight and obese pregnant women: an analysis informed by the theoretical domains framework and com-b model
(Springer Nature, 2018-05-21)
Background: Obesity during pregnancy is associated with increased risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and other complications. Physical activity is a modifiable lifestyle factor that may help to prevent these ...
What predicts emotional response in men awaiting prostate biopsy?
(Springer Nature, 2018-04-24)
Background: Incidence of prostate cancer is increasing as opportunistic screening becomes widespread and life expectancy rises. Despite screening availability, research reveals conflicting results on medical outcomes, for ...