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Community-Level Knowledge and Perceptions of Stroke in Rural Malawi.

Stroke 2019 Jun 5:STROKEAHA119025105. Epub 2019 Jun 5.

From the Malawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit, Lilongwe and Karonga (H.M., C.C., V.N., S.G., A.C.C., M.N., A.J.P.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.119.025105DOI Listing
June 2019

Pregnancy, programming, and predisposition.

Lancet Glob Health 2019 Apr 21;7(4):e404-e405. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

Department of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(19)30051-8DOI Listing
April 2019

Understanding the manifestation of diabetes in sub Saharan Africa to inform therapeutic approaches and preventive strategies: a narrative review.

Clin Diabetes Endocrinol 2019 14;5. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Non-Communicable Diseases Theme, Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Uganda Research Unit, Plot 51-59, Nakiwogo Road, P.O. BOX 49 Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40842-019-0077-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6376682PMC
February 2019

Dietary sodium intake in urban and rural Malawi, and directions for future interventions.

Am J Clin Nutr 2018 Sep;108(3):587-593

Departments of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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https://academic.oup.com/ajcn/article/108/3/587/5047350
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqy125DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6134286PMC
September 2018

Integrated care for human immunodeficiency virus, diabetes and hypertension in Africa.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2018 Sep 28. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Uganda Research Unit, Entebbe, Uganda.

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https://academic.oup.com/trstmh/advance-article/doi/10.1093/
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/try098DOI Listing
September 2018

Developmental origins of health and disease in Africa-influencing early life.

Lancet Glob Health 2018 03;6(3):e244-e245

Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study, Wallenberg Research Centre at Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa; Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30036-6DOI Listing
March 2018

Developmental Origins of Health and Disease: the relevance to developing nations.

Int Health 2018 03;10(2):66-70

Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, P Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/inthealth/ihy006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5856182PMC
March 2018

Patterns of adult body mass in sub-Saharan Africa.

Glob Health Action 2018 ;11(sup2):1556497

b STIAS Wallenberg Research Centre , Stellenbosch University , Stellenbosch , South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2018.1556497DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6407596PMC
January 2018

AcSDKP is down-regulated in anaemia induced by infection in mice.

Malawi Med J 2017 09;29(3):259-264

Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/mmj.v29i3.6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5811999PMC
September 2017

Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa: from clinical care to health policy.

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2017 08 5;5(8):622-667. Epub 2017 Jul 5.

Chronic Disease Initiative for Africa, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(17)30181-XDOI Listing
August 2017

Long-term effects of severe acute malnutrition on lung function in Malawian children: a cohort study.

Eur Respir J 2017 04 5;49(4). Epub 2017 Apr 5.

Respiratory, Critical Care and Anaesthesia section in III, UCL Great Ormond Street, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK.

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http://erj.ersjournals.com/lookup/doi/10.1183/13993003.01301
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01301-2016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5540677PMC
April 2017

Influence of maternal obesity on the long-term health of offspring.

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2017 01 12;5(1):53-64. Epub 2016 Oct 12.

Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore, Singapore; Department of Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore; National University Health System, Singapore, Singaporre.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(16)30107-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5245733PMC
January 2017

Accessing clinical services and retention in care following screening for hypertension and diabetes among Malawian adults: an urban/rural comparison.

J Hypertens 2016 11;34(11):2172-9

aMalawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit (MEIRU), Lilongwe, Malawi bLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), London, UK cMinistry of Health, Lilongwe, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000001070DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5790170PMC
November 2016

Chronic disease outcomes after severe acute malnutrition in Malawian children (ChroSAM): a cohort study.

Lancet Glob Health 2016 09 25;4(9):e654-62. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

Leonard Cheshire Disability & Inclusive Development Centre, Department of Epidemiology & Child Health, University College London, London, UK; Malawi-Liverpool Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, University of Malawi College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi; Department of Population Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S2214109X163013
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(16)30133-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4985564PMC
September 2016

Non-communicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: understanding the drivers of the epidemic to inform intervention strategies.

Int Health 2016 05;8(3):157-8

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Department of Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/inthealth/ihw021DOI Listing
May 2016

Adult non-communicable disease mortality in Africa and Asia: evidence from INDEPTH Health and Demographic Surveillance System sites.

Glob Health Action 2014 29;7:25365. Epub 2014 Oct 29.

INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana; MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt), School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; WHO Collaborating Centre for Verbal Autopsy, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4220128PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v7.25365DOI Listing
June 2015

Southern Africa consortium for research excellence (SACORE): successes and challenges.

Lancet Glob Health 2014 Dec 13;2(12):e691-2. Epub 2014 Nov 13.

Department of Medicine and Centre for Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, Cape Town, South Africa. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70321-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4894455PMC
December 2014

Research capacity. Enabling the genomic revolution in Africa.

Authors:
Charles Rotimi Akin Abayomi Alash'le Abimiku Victoria May Adabayeri Clement Adebamowo Ezekiel Adebiyi Adebowale D Ademola Adebowale Adeyemo Dwomoa Adu Dissou Affolabi Godfred Agongo Samuel Ajayi Sally Akarolo-Anthony Rufus Akinyemi Albert Akpalu Marianne Alberts Orlando Alonso Betancourt Ahmed Mansour Alzohairy Gobena Ameni Olukemi Amodu Gabriel Anabwani Kristian Andersen Fatiu Arogundade Oyedunni Arulogun Danny Asogun Rasheed Bakare Naby Balde Mary Lynn Baniecki Christine Beiswanger Alia Benkahla Lara Bethke Micheal Boehnke Vincent Boima James Brandful Andrew I Brooks Frank C Brosius Chester Brown Bruno Bucheton David T Burke Barrington G Burnett Stacy Carrington-Lawrence Nadia Carstens John Chisi Alan Christoffels Richard Cooper Heather Cordell Nigel Crowther Talishiea Croxton Jantina de Vries Leslie Derr Peter Donkor Seydou Doumbia Audrey Duncanson Ivy Ekem Ahmed El Sayed Mark E Engel John C K Enyaru Dean Everett Faisal M Fadlelmola Eyitayo Fakunle Kenneth H Fischbeck Anne Fischer Onikepe Folarin Junaid Gamieldien Robert F Garry Simani Gaseitsiwe Rasheed Gbadegesin Anita Ghansah Maria Giovanni Parham Goesbeck F Xavier Gomez-Olive Donald S Grant Ravnit Grewal Mark Guyer Neil A Hanchard Christian T Happi Scott Hazelhurst Branwen J Hennig Christiane Hertz- Fowler Winston Hide Friedhelm Hilderbrandt Christopher Hugo-Hamman Muntaser E Ibrahim Regina James Yasmina Jaufeerally-Fakim Carolyn Jenkins Ute Jentsch Pan-Pan Jiang Moses Joloba Victor Jongeneel Fourie Joubert Mukthar Kader Kathleen Kahn Pontiano Kaleebu Saidi H Kapiga Samar Kamal Kassim Ishmael Kasvosve Jonathan Kayondo Bernard Keavney Adeodata Kekitiinwa Sheik Humarr Khan Paul Kimmel Mary-Claire King Robert Kleta Mathurin Koffi Jeffrey Kopp Matthias Kretzler Judit Kumuthini Samuel Kyobe Catherine Kyobutungi Daniel T Lackland Karen A Lacourciere Guida Landouré Rita Lawlor Thomas Lehner Maia Lesosky Naomi Levitt Katherine Littler Zane Lombard Jeanne F Loring Sylvester Lyantagaye Annette Macleod Ebony B Madden Chengetai R Mahomva Julie Makani Manmak Mamven Marape Marape Graeme Mardon Patricia Marshall Darren P Martin Daniel Masiga Robin Mason Michael Mate-Kole Enock Matovu Mary Mayige Bongani M Mayosi Jean Claude Mbanya Sheryl A McCurdy Mark I McCarthy Helen McIlleron S O Mc'Ligeyo Corrine Merle Ana Olga Mocumbi Charles Mondo John V Moran Ayesha Motala Marva Moxey-Mims Wata Sununguko Mpoloka Chisomo L Msefula Thuli Mthiyane Nicola Mulder Gebregziab her Mulugeta Dieuodonne Mumba John Musuku Mo Nagdee Oyekanmi Nash Daouda Ndiaye Anh Quynh Nguyen Mark Nicol Oathokwa Nkomazana Shane Norris Betty Nsangi Alexander Nyarko Moffat Nyirenda Eileen Obe Reginald Obiakor Abraham Oduro Solomon F Ofori-Acquah Okechukwu Ogah Stephen Ogendo Kwaku Ohene-Frempong Akinlolu Ojo Timothy Olanrewaju John Oli Charlotte Osafo Odile Ouwe Missi Oukem-Boyer Bruce Ovbiagele Andrew Owen Mayowa Ojo Owolabi Lukman Owolabi Ellis Owusu-Dabo Guillaume Pare Rulan Parekh Hugh G Patterton Margaret B Penno Jane Peterson Rembert Pieper Jacob Plange-Rhule Martin Pollak Julia Puzak Rajkumar S Ramesar Michele Ramsay Rebekah Rasooly Shiksha Reddy Pardis C Sabeti Kwamena Sagoe Tunde Salako Oumar Samassékou Manjinder S Sandhu Osman Sankoh Fred Stephen Sarfo Marie Sarr Gasnat Shaboodien Issa Sidibe Gustave Simo Martin Simuunza Liam Smeeth Eugene Sobngwi Himla Soodyall Hermann Sorgho Oumou Sow Bah Sudha Srinivasan Dan J Stein Ezra S Susser Carmen Swanepoel Godfred Tangwa Andrew Tareila Ozlem Tastan Bishop Bamidele Tayo Nicki Tiffin Halidou Tinto Ekaete Tobin Stephen Meir Tollman Mahamadou Traoré Marsha J Treadwell Jennifer Troyer Masego Tsimako-Johnstone Vincent Tukei Ifeoma Ulasi Nzovu Ulenga Beverley van Rooyen Ablo Prudence Wachinou Salina P Waddy Alisha Wade Misaki Wayengera James Whitworth Louise Wideroff Cheryl A Winkler Sarah Winnicki Ambroise Wonkam Mengistu Yewondwos Tadase sen Nathan Yozwiak Heather Zar

Science 2014 Jun;344(6190):1346-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1251546DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4138491PMC
June 2014

Association of HIV and ART with cardiometabolic traits in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Int J Epidemiol 2013 Dec;42(6):1754-71

Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, Genetic Epidemiology Group, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK, MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda, Division of Diabetic Medicine and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Chronic Diseases Initiative in Africa, Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa, Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, Blantyre, Malawi, Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Department of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital, School of Medicine, University of The Gambia, Banjul, The Gambia, Department of Medicine, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria, Women's Equity in Access to Care &Treatment, Kigali, Rwanda, HIV-1 Immunopathogenesis Laboratory, Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA, Tuberculosis Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy, Division of Diabetic Medicine and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, Grey's Hospital, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, Department of Clinical Immunology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark, HART (Hypertension in Africa Research Team), North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa, Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Africa Unit for Transdisciplinary Health Research (AUTHeR), North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa, Department of Medicine, Jos University Teachin

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyt198DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3887568PMC
December 2013

Improving responsiveness of health systems to non-communicable diseases.

Lancet 2013 Feb 12;381(9867):690-7. Epub 2013 Feb 12.

Imperial College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60063-XDOI Listing
February 2013

Do multiple concurrent infections in African children cause irreversible immunological damage?

Immunology 2012 Feb;135(2):125-32

Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, Blantyre, Malawi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2567.2011.03523.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3277714PMC
February 2012

Prenatal glucocorticoid overexposure causes permanent increases in renal erythropoietin expression and red blood cell mass in the rat offspring.

Endocrinology 2011 Jul 3;152(7):2716-21. Epub 2011 May 3.

Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4 TJ, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/en.2010-1443DOI Listing
July 2011

Prenatal overexposure to glucocorticoids programs renal 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2 expression and salt-sensitive hypertension in the rat.

J Hypertens 2011 Feb;29(2):282-9

Endocrinology Unit, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0b013e328340aa18DOI Listing
February 2011

Interrelationships between hepatic fat and insulin resistance in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

Curr Diabetes Rev 2010 Sep;6(5):341-7

Department of Diabetes, The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

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September 2010

Developmental and tissue-specific regulation of hepatocyte nuclear factor 4-alpha (HNF4-alpha) isoforms in rodents.

Gene Expr 2010 ;14(6):337-44

Endocrinology Unit, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6042024PMC
August 2010

Hyperkalaemia.

BMJ 2009 Oct 23;339:b4114. Epub 2009 Oct 23.

Endocrinology Unit, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4TJ.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b4114DOI Listing
October 2009

Mechanisms underlying the role of glucocorticoids in the early life programming of adult disease.

Clin Sci (Lond) 2007 Sep;113(5):219-32

Endocrinology Unit, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1042/CS20070107DOI Listing
September 2007

Aldosterone and refractory hypertension.

Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 2007 Jun;14(3):213-8

Endocrinology Unit, The Queen's Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MED.0b013e32814db831DOI Listing
June 2007

A choline-deficient diet exacerbates fatty liver but attenuates insulin resistance and glucose intolerance in mice fed a high-fat diet.

Diabetes 2006 Jul;55(7):2015-20

University of Edinburgh, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4TJ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/db06-0097DOI Listing
July 2006

Prenatal glucocorticoid exposure and physiological programming of adult disease.

Expert Rev Endocrinol Metab 2006 May;1(3):391-402

a University of Edinburgh, Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Queen's Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4TJ Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/17446651.1.3.391DOI Listing
May 2006

Parathyroid hormone and hypertension.

J Hypertens 2005 Sep;23(9):1633-4

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September 2005

Thyroid disease and increased cardiovascular risk.

Thyroid 2005 Jul;15(7):718-24

Endocrine Clinic, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/thy.2005.15.718DOI Listing
July 2005

Is programming of glucocorticoid receptor expression by prenatal dexamethasone in the rat secondary to metabolic derangement in adulthood?

Eur J Endocrinol 2003 Jan;148(1):129-38

Endocrinology Unit, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK.

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January 2003