Publications by authors named "Nick de Klerk"

64Publications

Pregnancy and birth outcomes of mothers with intellectual disability and their infants: Advocacy needed to improve well-being.

Disabil Health J 2020 04 19;13(2):100871. Epub 2019 Nov 19.

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Electronic address:

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April 2020

Prediction models for the development of COPD: a systematic review.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2018 14;13:1927-1935. Epub 2018 Jun 14.

Allergy and Lung Health Unit, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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January 2019

Autoimmune antibodies and asbestos exposure: Evidence from Wittenoom, Western Australia.

Am J Ind Med 2018 07 24;61(7):615-620. Epub 2018 May 24.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana.

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July 2018

Maternal Race-Ethnicity, Immigrant Status, Country of Birth, and the Odds of a Child With Autism.

Child Neurol Open 2017 Jan-Dec;4:2329048X16688125. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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January 2017

Reply to Levi et al.

Clin Infect Dis 2017 04;64(8):1143-1144

School of Medicine, Notre Dame University, Fremantle, Western Australia.

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April 2017

Comparison of outcomes following a cytological or histological diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma.

Br J Cancer 2017 Mar 14;116(6):703-708. Epub 2017 Feb 14.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia.

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March 2017

Correlation of ultra-low dose chest CT findings with physiologic measures of asbestosis.

Eur Radiol 2017 Aug 12;27(8):3485-3490. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Ground Floor B-block, Hospital Avenue, Nedlands, WA, Australia.

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August 2017

Seizure variables and their relationship to genotype and functional abilities in the CDKL5 disorder.

Neurology 2016 Nov 21;87(21):2206-2213. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

From Telethon Kids Institute (S.F., K.W., N.d.K., J.D., H.L.) and the School of Paediatrics and Child Health (D.F.), The University of Western Australia, Perth; Muir Maxwell Epilepsy Centre (R.C.), Child Life and Health, The University of Edinburgh, UK; Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation (S.W.), Princess Margaret Hospital, Perth; Western Sydney Genetics Program (R.K.), The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney; Department of Paediatrics (J.C.), University of Melbourne; Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (J.C.), The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne; and School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science (J.D.), Curtin University, Perth, Australia.

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November 2016

Functional abilities in children and adults with the CDKL5 disorder.

Am J Med Genet A 2016 11 16;170(11):2860-2869. Epub 2016 Aug 16.

Telethon Kids Institute, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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November 2016

Ultra low dose CT screen-detected non-malignant incidental findings in the Western Australian Asbestos Review Programme.

Respirology 2016 11 16;21(8):1419-1424. Epub 2016 Jun 16.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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November 2016

Early mortality from external causes in Aboriginal mothers: a retrospective cohort study.

BMC Public Health 2016 06 1;16:461. Epub 2016 Jun 1.

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

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June 2016

Population-Based Prevalence of Intellectual Disability and Autism Spectrum Disorders in Western Australia: A Comparison With Previous Estimates.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 May;95(21):e3737

From the Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia (JB, NDK, HL), and Disability Services Commission, Perth, Western Australia, Australia (TS).

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May 2016

A Novel Clinical Prediction Model for Prognosis in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Using Decision Tree Analysis.

J Thorac Oncol 2016 Apr 8;11(4):573-82. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia.

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April 2016

Brief Report: Burden of Care in Mothers of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder or Intellectual Disability.

J Autism Dev Disord 2016 Mar;46(3):1103-9

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

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March 2016

There is variability in the attainment of developmental milestones in the CDKL5 disorder.

J Neurodev Disord 2015 5;7(1). Epub 2015 Jan 5.

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia Australia ; School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia Australia.

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February 2015

Onset of maternal psychiatric disorders after the birth of a child with intellectual disability: a retrospective cohort study.

J Psychiatr Res 2015 Feb 26;61:223-30. Epub 2014 Nov 26.

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

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February 2015

Neonatal complications in public and private patients: a retrospective cohort study.

BMJ Open 2013 May 28;3(5). Epub 2013 May 28.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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May 2013

Role of public and private funding in the rising caesarean section rate: a cohort study.

BMJ Open 2013 May 2;3(5). Epub 2013 May 2.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia.

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May 2013

The CDKL5 disorder is an independent clinical entity associated with early-onset encephalopathy.

Eur J Hum Genet 2013 Mar 8;21(3):266-73. Epub 2012 Aug 8.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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March 2013

Sense of control and wellbeing decades after exposure to blue asbestos at Wittenoom, Western Australia.

Int J Occup Environ Health 2012 Apr-Jun;18(2):116-23

Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

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April 2016

Does exposure to asbestos cause ovarian cancer? A systematic literature review and meta-analysis.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2011 Jul 24;20(7):1287-95. Epub 2011 May 24.

Centre for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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July 2011

Trajectories of childhood body mass index are associated with adolescent sagittal standing posture.

Int J Pediatr Obes 2011 Jun 30;6(2-2):e97-106. Epub 2010 Nov 30.

Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia.

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June 2011

The relationship between MECP2 mutation type and health status and service use trajectories over time in a Rett syndrome population.

Res Autism Spectr Disord 2011 Jan;5(1):442-449

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.

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January 2011

Commentary: Spearman's 'The proof and measurement of association between two things'.

Authors:
Nick de Klerk

Int J Epidemiol 2010 Oct;39(5):1159-61

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia (M560), 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia.

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October 2010

Survival with Rett syndrome: comparing Rett's original sample with data from the Australian Rett Syndrome Database.

Dev Med Child Neurol 2010 Oct 22;52(10):962-5. Epub 2010 Jun 22.

Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics and Neonatology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria.

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October 2010

Asbestos exposure and gestational trophoblastic disease: a hypothesis.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009 Nov;18(11):2895-8

School of Population Health, Centre for Medical Research, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia.

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November 2009

Autism spectrum disorders in young children: effect of changes in diagnostic practices.

Int J Epidemiol 2009 Oct 7;38(5):1245-54. Epub 2009 Sep 7.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, West Perth, WA, Australia.

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October 2009

Impact of scoliosis surgery on activities of daily living in females with Rett syndrome.

J Pediatr Orthop 2009 Jun;29(4):369-74

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.

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June 2009

Relationship between cardiopulmonary mortality and cancer risk and quantitative exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, fluorides, and dust in two prebake aluminum smelters.

Cancer Causes Control 2009 Aug 18;20(6):905-16. Epub 2009 Mar 18.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Level 3, Monash University, 89 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC3004, Australia.

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August 2009

Adolescent dietary patterns are associated with lifestyle and family psycho-social factors.

Public Health Nutr 2009 Oct 23;12(10):1807-15. Epub 2009 Jan 23.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, PO Box 855, West Perth, Western Australia 6872, Australia.

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October 2009

Fractional polynomials and model selection in generalized estimating equations analysis, with an application to a longitudinal epidemiologic study in Australia.

Am J Epidemiol 2009 Jan 5;169(1):113-21. Epub 2008 Nov 5.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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January 2009

The diagnosis of autism in a female: could it be Rett syndrome?

Eur J Pediatr 2008 Jun 8;167(6):661-9. Epub 2007 Aug 8.

Centre for Child Health Research, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia.

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June 2008

Combined CA125 and mesothelin levels for the diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma.

Chest 2007 Oct 23;132(4):1239-46. Epub 2007 Jul 23.

National Research Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, 4th Floor, G Block, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Verdun St, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia.

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October 2007

Sleep problems in Rett syndrome.

Brain Dev 2007 Nov 24;29(10):609-16. Epub 2007 May 24.

Centre for Child Health Research, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia.

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November 2007

Soluble mesothelin related protein in mesothelioma.

J Thorac Oncol 2006 Feb;1(2):172-4

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Wedlands, WA, Australia.

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February 2006

The association between behavior and genotype in Rett syndrome using the Australian Rett Syndrome Database.

Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 2006 Mar;141B(2):177-83

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia.

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March 2006

Correlations of siblings' and mothers' utilisation of primary and hospital health care: a record linkage study in Western Australia.

Soc Sci Med 2006 Mar 20;62(6):1341-8. Epub 2005 Oct 20.

Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, United Kingdom.

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March 2006

Maternal health in pregnancy and intellectual disability in the offspring: a population-based study.

Ann Epidemiol 2006 Jun 22;16(6):448-54. Epub 2005 Sep 22.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, West Perth, Australia.

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June 2006

Genotype and early development in Rett syndrome: the value of international data.

Brain Dev 2005 Nov 22;27 Suppl 1:S59-S68. Epub 2005 Sep 22.

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.

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November 2005

p.R270X MECP2 mutation and mortality in Rett syndrome.

Eur J Hum Genet 2005 Nov;13(11):1235-8

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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November 2005

Health service use in Rett syndrome.

J Child Neurol 2005 Jan;20(1):42-50

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.

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January 2005

Association between asthma-related phenotypes and the CC16 A38G polymorphism in an unselected population of young adult Danes.

Immunogenetics 2005 Apr 3;57(1-2):25-32. Epub 2005 Mar 3.

School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, GPO Box D184, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, 6840.

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April 2005

Detection of hemizygous deletions in genomic DNA from leukaemia specimens for the diagnosis of patients.

Leuk Res 2005 Feb;29(2):165-71

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, and Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

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February 2005

Perinatal factors and the development of autism: a population study.

Arch Gen Psychiatry 2004 Jun;61(6):618-27

Schools of Population Health and Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia.

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June 2004

High IFN-gamma production by CD8+ T cells and early sensitization among infants at high risk of atopy.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2004 Apr;113(4):710-6

Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, the University of Western Australia, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia.

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April 2004

InterRett and RettBASE: International Rett Syndrome Association databases for Rett syndrome.

J Child Neurol 2003 Oct;18(10):709-13

School of Biomedical Sciences, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia.

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October 2003

Mesothelin-family proteins and diagnosis of mesothelioma.

Lancet 2003 Nov;362(9396):1612-6

University Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

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November 2003

Hair and toenail arsenic concentrations of residents living in areas with high environmental arsenic concentrations.

Environ Health Perspect 2003 Feb;111(2):187-93

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia.

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February 2003