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Bolton, S., Harkness, M. & Thomson, S. (2011). ROTEM thromboelastometry identifies blood product requirements during major obstetric haemorrhage
Introduction: major obstetric haemorrhage (MOH) is a
significant cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. Despite a lack of published evidence, thromboelastometry has been r...
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‘Resisting’ Ritalin: Parental Talk about Treatment Medication in Childhood ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder).
Background: Childhood ADHD is a contested ...
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Introduction: donor blood is a scarce and expensive
resource, and transfusion is not without risk.1
CEMACH2 and NICE3 have stated that cell salvage
should be considered in maj...
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Objective: Severe neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
(NAITP) in the Caucasian population is mainly due to a mismatch in the HPA-I epitope between mother and fetus. In August...
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Bessos, H., Turner, M., Fagge, T., Harkness, M., Rentoul, F., Seymour, J., …Urbaniak, S. (2002). Health economic evaluation of the cost effectiveness of antenatal screening for HPA-1 induced alloimmune thrombocytopenia (NAIT)
Background: The great majority of severe NAIT is due to HPA-1a antibodies (ab). However, due to uncertainties in clinical management and health economics, HPA-1 phenotyping of...
Bromley, P., Hollins Martin, C. J. & Patterson, J. (2017). Recognising the differences between Post Traumatic Stress Disorder-Post Childbirth (PTSD-PC) and Post Natal Depression (PND): a guide for midwives. British Journal of Midwifery. 25(8), 484-490. doi:10.12968/bjom.2017.25.8.484. ISSN 0969-4900
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder-Post Childbirth (PTSD-PC) is a powerful pathophysiological reaction that occurs in response to experiencing a traumatic birth and affects betwee...
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Background: Complications during pregnancy, childbirth and/or the postnatal period may result in the admission of a baby to a neonatal unit (NNU). While the survival and long-...
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Egdell, V., Stavert, J. & McGregor, R. (in press). The legal implications of dementia in the workplace. Ageing and society. ISSN 0144-686X
Dementia is a growing issue in the United Kingdom (UK) with over 800,000 people affected. Of these people in excess of 40,000 are aged under 65 years. Thus, a significant numb...