Paediatrics (RCH) - Research Publications
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Age and CGG-repeat length are associated with neuromotor impairments in at-risk females with the FMR1 premutation
Recent studies report a higher risk of dementia and motor symptoms in females with the fragile X mental retardation 1 premutation (PM-carriers) than has hitherto been appreciated. Here, we use dual-task gait paradigms to ...
The persistence of adolescent binge drinking into adulthood: findings from a 15-year prospective cohort study
(BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP, 2013)
Objectives: To examine the prevalence of binge drinking in adolescence and its persistence into adulthood in an Australian cohort.Design: 15-year prospective cohort study.Setting: Victoria, Australia.Participants: 1943 ...
Communicating genetic information in families - a review of guidelines and position papers
(Nature Publishing Group, 2007-06)
This article aims to review ethical and clinical guidelines and policies addressing the communication of genetic information in families. Websites of national and regional bioethics committees, national human genetics ...
Early intervention in psychotic disorders: faith before facts?
(Cambridge University Press, 2010)
This paper reviews the literature on early intervention in psychotic disorders, weighs the cons of this approach, and makes suggestions for clinicians and researchers regarding how to interpret and respond to what is still ...