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Browsing by Department "Women's and Childrens's Services"

Browsing by Department "Women's and Childrens's Services"

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  • Runólfsdóttir, Hrafnhildur L.; Sayer, John A.; Indridason, Olafur S.; Eðvarðsson, Viðar Örn; Jensson, Brynjar O.; Arnadottir, Gudny A.; Gudjonsson, Sigurjon A.; Fridriksdottir, Run; Katrinardottir, Hildigunnur; Gudbjartsson, Daniel; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Sulem, Patrick; Stefansson, Kari; Pálsson, Runólfur (2021-03-11)
    Adenine phosphoribosyltransferase deficiency is a rare, autosomal recessive disorder of purine metabolism that causes nephrolithiasis and progressive chronic kidney disease. The small number of reported cases indicates an extremely low prevalence, ...
  • Guðmundsdóttir, Embla Ýr; Gottfreðsdóttir, Helga; Hálfdánsdóttir, Berglind; Nieuwenhuijze, Marianne; Gissler, Mika; Einarsdóttir, Kristjana (2021-09)
    INTRODUCTION: This study aims to explore maternal and perinatal outcomes of migrant women in Iceland. MATERIAL AND METHODS: This prospective population-based cohort study included women who gave birth to a singleton in Iceland between 1997 and 2018, ...
  • Investigators of the Rare Kidney Stone Consortium (2021-11)
    Introduction: Because of phenotypic overlap between monogenic urinary stone diseases (USD), gene-specific analyses can result in missed diagnoses. We used targeted next generation sequencing (tNGS), including known and candidate monogenic USD genes, ...
  • Levy, Marína Rós; Thors, Valtýr Stefánsson; Elínardóttir, Sigríður Haralds; Möller, Alma D.; Haraldsson, Ásgeir (2021-09-30)
    Background Global death rate in children has been declining during the last decades worldwide, especially in high income countries. This has been attributed to several factors, including improved prenatal and perinatal care, immunisations, infection ...
  • Swift, Emma Marie; Zoéga, Helga; Stoll, Kathrin; Avery, Melissa; Gottfreðsdóttir, Helga (2021-07)
    Background: We designed and implemented a new model of care, Enhanced Antenatal Care (EAC), which offers a combined approach to midwifery-led care with six one-to-one visits and four group sessions. Aim: To assess EAC in terms of women's satisfaction ...
  • Bæringsdóttir, Birta; Erlendsdóttir, Helga; Björnsdóttir, Erla Soffía; Martins, Elisabete R.; Ramirez, Mário; Haraldsson, Ásgeir; Þórkelsson, Þórður (2021-09-23)
    Introduction. Group B streptococcus (GBS) is a leading cause of invasive neonatal infections. These have been divided into early-onset disease (EOD; <7 days) and late-onset disease (LOD; 7–89 days), with different GBS clonal complexes (CCs) associated ...
  • Harrison, Stephanie C.; Tsilifis, Christo; Slatter, Mary A.; Nademi, Zohreh; Worth, Austen; Veys, Paul; Ponsford, Mark J.; Jolles, Stephen; Al-Herz, Waleed; Flood, Terence; Cant, Andrew J.; Doffinger, Rainer; Barcenas-Morales, Gabriela; Carpenter, Ben; Hough, Rachael; Haraldsson, Ásgeir; Heimall, Jennifer; Grimbacher, Bodo; Abinun, Mario; Gennery, Andrew R. (2021-02-01)
    Autosomal dominant hyper-IgE syndrome caused by dominant-negative loss-of-function mutations in signal transducer and activator of transcription factor 3 (STAT3) (STAT3-HIES) is a rare primary immunodeficiency with multisystem pathology. The quality ...
  • Framme, Jenny Lingman; Lundqvist, Christina; Lundell, Anna Carin; van Schouwenburg, Pauline A.; Lemarquis, Andri L.; Thörn, Karolina; Lindgren, Susanne; Gudmundsdottir, Judith; Lundberg, Vanja; Degerman, Sofie; Zetterström, Rolf H.; Borte, Stephan; Hammarström, Lennart; Telemo, Esbjörn; Hultdin, Magnus; van der Burg, Mirjam; Fasth, Anders; Oskarsdóttir, Sólveig; Ekwall, Olov (2022-01)
    Background: Population-based neonatal screening using T-cell receptor excision circles (TRECs) identifies infants with profound T lymphopenia, as seen in cases of severe combined immunodeficiency, and in a subgroup of infants with 22q11 deletion syndrome ...
  • Rögnvaldsson, Sæmundur; Eythorsson, Elias; Thorsteinsdottir, Sigrun; Vidarsson, Brynjar; Önundarson, Páll Torfi; Agnarsson, Bjarni Agnar; Sigurdardottir, Margret; Thorsteinsdóttir, Ingunn; Ólafsson, Ísleifur; Runólfsdóttir, Hrafnhildur L.; Helgason, Dadi; Emilsdóttir, Arna Rut; Ágústsson, Arnar Snær; Björnsson, Aron Hjalti; Kristjánsdóttir, Gudrún; Thordardottir, Asdis Rosa; Indridason, Olafur Skuli; Jónsson, Ásbjörn; Gislason, Gauti Kjartan; Olafsson, Andri; Steingrímsdóttir, Hlíf; Kampanis, Petros; Hultcrantz, Malin; Durie, Brian G.M.; Harding, Stephen; Landgren, Ola; Palsson, Runolfur; Love, Thorvarður Jon; Kristinsson, Sigurdur Yngvi (2021-12-01)
    Multiple myeloma (MM) patients have increased risk of severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) when infected by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS), the precursor of ...
  • McMahon, Colin J.; Heying, Ruth; Budts, Werner; Cavigelli-Brunner, Anna; Shkolnikova, Maria; Michel-Behnke, Ina; Kozlik-Feldmann, Rainer; Wåhlander, Håkan; Dewolf, Daniel; Difilippo, Sylvie; Kornyei, Laslo; Russo, Maria Giovanna; Kaneva-Nencheva, Anna; Mesihovic-Dinarevic, Senka; Vesel, Samo; Óskarsson, Gylfi; Papadopoulos, George; Petropoulos, Andreas C.; Cevik, Berna Saylan; Jossif, Antonis; Doros, Gabriela; Krusensjerna-Hafstrom, Thomas; Dangel, Joanna; Rahkonen, Otto; Albert-Brotons, Dimpna C.; Alvares, Silvia; Brun, Henrik; Janousek, Jan; Pitkänen-Argillander, Olli; Voges, Inga; Lubaua, Inguna; Sendzikaite, Skaiste; Magee, Alan G.; Rhodes, Mark J.; Blom, Nico A.; Bu'lock, Frances; Hanseus, Katarina; Milanesi, Ornella (2022-03)
    Background: Limited data exist on training of European paediatric and adult congenital cardiologists. Methods: A structured and approved questionnaire was circulated to national delegates of Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology ...
  • Flacking, Renée; Haslund-Thomsen, Helle; Jónsdóttir, Rakel Björg; Poropudas, Sini; Axelin, Anna (2021-11-23)
    Aims and objectives: This study aimed to explore staff attitudes and experiences of parents' friends and families' social presence and involvement in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). Background: In NICUs, parents need emotional and practical ...
  • Arnadottir, Gudny A.; Oddsson, Asmundur; Jensson, Brynjar O.; Gisladottir, Svanborg; Simon, Mariella T.; Arnthorsson, Asgeir O.; Katrinardottir, Hildigunnur; Fridriksdottir, Run; Ivarsdottir, Erna V.; Jonasdottir, Adalbjorg; Jonasdottir, Aslaug; Barrick, Rebekah; Saemundsdottir, Jona; le Roux, Louise; Oskarsson, Gudjon R.; Asmundsson, Jurate; Steffensen, Thora; Gudmundsson, Kjartan R.; Ludvigsson, Petur; Jonsson, Jon J.; Masson, Gisli; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; Holm, Hilma; Jonasson, Jon G.; Magnusson, Olafur Th; Thorarensen, Olafur; Abdenur, Jose; Norddahl, Gudmundur L.; Gudbjartsson, Daniel F.; Bjornsson, Hans T.; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Sulem, Patrick; Stefansson, Kari (2022-02-04)
    Predicting the pathogenicity of biallelic missense variants can be challenging. Here, we use a deficit of observed homozygous carriers of missense variants, versus an expected number in a set of 153,054 chip-genotyped Icelanders, to identify potentially ...
  • Flacking, Renée; Tandberg, Bente Silnes; Niela-Vilén, Hannakaisa; Jónsdóttir, Rakel Björg; Jonas, Wibke; Ewald, Uwe; Thomson, Gill (2021-11-27)
    Background: Most qualitative research on breastfeeding the preterm or low-birthweight (LBW) infant has focused on negative insights; there are no comprehensive insights into how, when and why mothers experience positive breastfeeding experiences. We ...
  • Jónsdóttir, Rakel Björg; Jónsdóttir, Helga; Örlygsdóttir, Brynja; Flacking, Renée (2021-04)
    AIM: Little attention has been paid to breastfeeding late preterm (LPT) infants. This study compared breastfeeding, worries, depression and stress in mothers of LPT and term-born infants throughout the first year. We also described factors associated ...
  • Egilsson, Erlendur; Bjarnason, Ragnar Grímur; Njarðvík, Urður (2021-02-17)
    BACKGROUND: The majority of adolescents own smartphones, although only 8% of them use health apps. Attrition rates from adolescent mobile health (mHealth) interventions for treating mental health problems such as anxiety and depression are an issue ...
  • Guðmundsdóttir, Embla Ýr; Nieuwenhuijze, Marianne; Einarsdóttir, Kristjana; Hálfdánsdóttir, Berglind; Gottfreðsdóttir, Helga (2022-02)
    Background: Immigration is rapidly increasing in Iceland with 13.6% of the population holding foreign citizenship in 2020. Earlier findings identified inequities in childbirth care for some women in Iceland. To gain insight into the quality of intrapartum ...