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Diagnosing/recognising high functioning autism in adult females : challenging stereotypes
(2016-06-03) - Journal article,
The apparent global rise in Autism has led many to describe it as an epidemic and a major public health concern [1-4]. The extraordinary claim of an epidemic has, however, been widely refuted . Most recently DSM-V unified ...
Lost revenues in low income countries
(2017-08-10) - Working or discussion paper,
This research estimates how much revenue six low income countries – of which five are in sub Saharan Africa - are losing unnecessarily from various potential revenue streams that could be used to fund public services. In ...
The child presenting with a system or organ dysfunction-Haematological disorders-Anaemia
(Radcliffe Publishing, 2014-10-21) - Book item,
Use of drug therapy in the management of symptomatic ureteric stones in hospitalized adults (SUSPEND), a multicentre, placebo-controlled, randomized trial of a calcium-channel blocker (nifedipine) and an α-blocker (tamsulosin) : study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
(2014-06-20) - Journal article,
Urinary stone disease is common, with an estimated prevalence among the general population of 2% to 3%. Ureteric stones can cause severe pain and have a significant impact on quality of life, accounting for over 15,000 ...
Applying the Verona Coding Definitions of Emotional Sequences (VR-CoDES) in the dental context involving patients with complex communication needs : an exploratory study
(2014-11) - Journal article,
Objective The VR-CoDES has been previously applied in the dental context. However, we know little about how dental patients with intellectual disabilities (ID) and complex communication needs express their emotional distress ...
Biological overlap of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder : evidence from copy number variants
(2014-07) - Journal article,
Objective: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often co-occur and share genetic risks. The aim of this analysis was to determine more broadly whether ADHD and ASD share ...
The development and evaluation of a flexible training course: "Understanding and developing compassion"
(2014-09) - Journal article,
and has been linked to better education and employment outcomes. Higher education can be a stressful period and is often a time when mental wellbeing difficulties develop. The aim of this study was to develop and evaluate ...
Genomic investigations unmask Mycoplasma amphoriforme, a new respiratory pathogen
(2015-02-01) - Journal article,
Background. Mycoplasma amphoriforme has been associated with infection in patients with Primary Antibody Deficiency (PAD). Little is known about the natural history of infection with this organism and its ability to be ...
Can reassurance hurt?
(2014-11) - Journal article,
Can you remember how many times your dentist has reassured you, for example, during an anaesthetic injection? Do you suspect that the phrase from the dentist ‘It won’t hurt’ only serves as a warning that it is going to be ...
Discordance between clinical and immunological ART eligibility criteria for children in Malawi
(2014-09-22) - Journal article,
Background Since May 2014, all HIV positive children aged less than five years in Malawi are eligible for ART. For children older than five years they are eligible if they are in WHO stage III/IV, if stage I/II, if their ...