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2015

  

Bergman JE, Loane M, Vrijheid M, Pierini A, Nijman RJ, Addor MC, Barisic I, Beres J, Braz P, Budd J, Delaney V, Gatt M, Khoshnood B, Klungsoyr K, Martos C, Mullaney C, Nelen V, Neville AJ, O'Mahony M, Queisser-Luft A, Randrianaivo H, Rissmann A, Rounding C, Tucker D, Wellesley D, Zymak-Zakutnia N, Bakker MK, de Walle HE. Epidemiology of hypospadias in Europe: a registry-based study. World J Urol 2015; in print.

 

Morris JK, Grinsted M, Springett AL. Accuracy of reporting abortions with Down syndrome in England and Wales: a data linkage study. J Public Health 2015; DOI:10.1093/pubmed/fdv022 in print.

 

Stocker LJ, Wellesley D, Stanton MP, Parasuraman R and Howe DT (2015). The increasing incidence of foetal echogenic congenital lung malformations: an observational study. Prenatal Diagnosis. 35: 148-153.

 

Wemakor, A, Casson K, Garne E, Bakker M, Addor M-C, Arriola L, Gatt M, Khoshnood B, Klungsoyr K, Nelen V, O'Mahony M, Pierini A, Rissmann A, Tucker D, Boyle B, de Jong-van den Berg L and Dolk H (2015). Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant use in first trimester pregnancy and risk of specific congenital anomalies: A European register-based study. European Journal of Epidemiology. in press.


2014

 

Barisic I, Boban L, Greenlees R, Garne E, Wellesley D, Calzolari E, Addor MC, Arriola L, Bergman J, Braz P, Budd JL, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Khoshnood B, Klungsoyr K, McDonnell B, Nelen V, Pierini A, Queisser-Wahrendorf A, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Rounding C, Tucker D, Verellen-Dumoulin C, Dolk H. Holt Oram syndrome: a registry-based study in Europe. Orphanet J Rare Dis 2014;9:156. 

 

Barisic I, Odak L, Loane M, Garne E, Wellesley D, Calzolari E, Dolk H, Addor MC, Arriola L, Bergman J, Bianca S, Doray B, Khoshnood B, Klungsoyr K, McDonnell D, Pierini A, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Rounding C, Queisser-Luft A, Scarano G, Tucker D. Prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and clinical features of oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum: a registry-based study in Europe. Eur J Hum Genet 2014;22:1026-33.

 

Basude S, McDermott L, Newell S, Wreyford B, Denbow M, Hutchinson J, Abdel-Fattah S. Fetal Hemivertebrae, associations and perinatal outcome. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2014;DOI:10.1002/uog. 13401. 

 

Best KE, Addor MC, Arriola L, Balku E, Barisic I, Bianchi F, Calzolari E, Curran R, Doray B, Draper E, Garne E, Gatt M, Haeusler M, van Kammen-Bergman J, Khoshnood B, Klungsoyr K, Martos C, Materna-Kiryluk A, Matias Dias C, McDonnell B, Mullaney C, Nelen V, O'Mohony M, Queisser-Luft A, Randrianoivo H, Rissmann A, Rounding C, Sipek A, Thompson R, Tucker D, Wellesley D, Zymak-Zakutnia N, Rankin J. Hirschsprung's disease prevalence in Europe: A register based study. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 2014;100:695-702. 

 

Bestwick JP, Huttly WJ, Morris JK, Walk NJ. Prevention of neural tube defects: a cross-sectional study of the uptake of folic acid supplementation in nearly half a million women. PLoS One 2014;9:e89354.

 

Boyle B, Morris JK, McConkey R, Garne E, Loane M, Addor MC, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Latos-Bielenska A, Lelong N, McDonnell R, Mullaney C, O'Mahony M, Dolk H. Prevalence and risk of Down syndrome in monozygotic and dizygotic multiple pregnancies in Europe: implications for prenatal screening. BJOG 2014;121:809-19. 

    

Calzolari E, Barisic I, Loane M, Morris J, Wellesley D, Dolk H, Addor MC, Arriola L, Bianchi F, Neville AJ, Budd JL, Klungsoyr K, Khoshnood B, McDonnell B, Nelen V, Queisser-Luft A, Rankin J, Issmann A, Rounding C, Tucker D, Verellen-Dumoulin C, de Walle H, Garne E. Epidemiology of multiple congenital anomalies in Europe: A EUROCAT population-based registry study. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 2014;100:270-6.

 

Dolk H, Wellesley D. Antenatal screening for Down Syndrome and other chromosomal abnormalities: increasing complex issues. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2014;99:F2-3.

 

Luteijn MJ, Dolk H, Addor M-C, Arriola L, Barisic I, Bianchi F, Calzolari E, Draper E, Garne E, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Khoshnood B, McDonnell B, Nelen V, O'Mahony M, Mullaney C, Queisser-Luft A, Rankin J, Tucker D, Verellen-Dumoulin C, deWalle H, Yevtushok L. Seasonality of congenital anomalies in Europe. Birth Defects Research (Part A) 2014;100:260-69. 

 

McDonnell R, Delany V, O'Mahony MT, Mullaney C, Lee B, Turner MJ. Neural tube defects in the Republic of Ireland in 2009-11. J Public Health (Oxf) 2014; in print. 

 

McGivern MR, Best KE, Rankin J, Wellesley D, Greenlees R, Addor MC, Arriola L, de Walle H, Barisic I, Beres J, Bianchi F, Calzolari E, Doray B, Draper ES, Garne E, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Khoshnood B, Klungsoyr K, Latos-Bielenska A, O'Mahony M, Braz P, McDonnell B, Mullaney C, Nelen V, Queisser-Luft A, Randrianaivo H, Rissmann A, Rounding C, Sipek A, Thompson R, Tucker D, Wertelecki W, Martos C. Epidemiology of congenital diaphragmatic hernia in Europe: a register-based study. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2014; in print.

  

Morris JK, Garne E, Wellesley D, Addor MC, Arriola L, Barsic I, Beres J, Bianchi F, Budd J, Dias CM, Gatt M, Klungsoyr K, Khoshnood B, Latos-Bielenska A, Mullaney C, Nelen V, Neville AJ, O'Mahony M, Queisser-Luft A, Randrianaivo H, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Rounding C, Sipek A, Stoianova S, Tucker D, de Walle H, Yevtushok L, Loane M, Dolk H. Major congenital anomalies in babies born with Down syndrome: A EUROCAT population-based registry study. Am J Med Genet A 2014;164:2979-86. 

 

Springett A, Draper ES, Rankin J, Rounding C, Tucker D, Stoianova S, Wellesley D, Morris JK. Birth prevalence and survival of exomphalos in England and Wales: 2005 to 2011. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 2014;100:721-5. 

 

Springett AL, Morris JK. Antenatal detection of Edwards (Trisomy 18) and Patau (Trisomy 13) syndrome: England and Wales 2005-2012. J Med Screen 2014;21:113-9. 

  

Taruscio D, Arriola L, Baldi F, Barisic I, Bermejo-Sanchez E, Bianchi F, Calzolari E, Carbone P, Curran R, Garne E, Gatt M, Latos-Bielenska A, Khoshnood B, Irgens L, Mantovani A, Martinez-Frias ML, Neville A, Rissmann A, Ruggeri S, Wellesley D, Dolk H. European Recommendations for Primary Prevention of Congenital Anomalies: A Joint Effort of EUROCAT and EUROPLAN Projects to Facilitate Inclusion of This Topic in the National Rare Disease Plans. Public Health Genomics 2014;17:115-23.

  

Tennant PW, Glinianaia SV, Wellesley D, Draper ES, Kurinczuk JJ, Tonks AM, Tucker DF, Wreyford B, Rankin J. Epidemiology of partial urorectal septum malformation sequence (or 'persistent cloaca'): a population-based study in seven regions of England and Wales, 1985-2010. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2014;99:F413-8.

 

Wellesley D, Lucassen A. Prenatal diagnosis of chromosomal imbalances. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2014;99:F338-41. 

  

Winding L, Loane M, Wellesley D, Addor MC, Arriola L, Bakker MK, Bianchi F, Calzolari E, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Lelong N, Mullaney C, Scarano G, Tucker D, Wiesel A, Garne E. Prenatal diagnosis and epidemiology of multicystic kidney dysplasia in Europe. Prenat Diagn 2014:34:1093-8.   

     

2013

  

Barisic I, Odak L, Loane M, Garne E, Wellesley D, Calzolari E, Dolk H, Addor MC, Arriola L, Bergman J, Bianca S, Boyd PA, Draper ES, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Khoshnood B, Latos-Bielenska A, McDonnell B, Pierini A, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Queisser-Luft A, Verellen-Dumoulin C, Stone D, Tenconi R. Fraser syndrome: epidemiological study in a European population. Am J Med Genet A 2013; 161A(5):1012-8.

 

Boyle B, McConkey R, Garne E, Loane M, Addor MC, Bakker MK, Boyd PA, Gatt M, Greenlees R, Haeusler M, Klungsoyr K, Latos-Bielenska A, Lelong N, McDonnell R, Metneki J, Mullaney C, Nelen V, O'Mahony M, Pierini A, Rankin J, Rissman A, Tucker D, Wellesley D, Dolk H. Trends in the prevalence, risk and pregnancy outcome of multiple births with congenital anomaly: a registry based study in 14 European countries 1984-2007. BJOG 2013; 120(6):707-16.

  

Christensen N, Andersen H, Garne E, Wellesley D, Addor MC, Maeusler M, Khoshnood B, Mullaney C, Rankin J, Tucker D. Atrioventricular septal defects among infants in Europe: a population-based study of prevalence, associated anomalies, and survival. Cardiol Young 2013; 23(4):560-7.

 

Fitzsimons KJ, Copley LP, Deacon SA, van der Meulen JH. Hospital care of children with a cleft in England. Arch Dis Child 2013; 98(12):970-4.

 

Fitzsimons KJ, Copley LP, Smallridge JA, Clark VJ, van der Meulen JH, Deacon SA. Hospital admissions for dental treatment among children with cleft lip and/or palate born between 1997 and 2003: an analysis of Hospital Episode Statistics in England. Int J Paediatr Dent 2013; 24(3):200-8.

 

Loane M, Morris JK, Addor MC, Arriola L, Budd J, Doray B, Garne E, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Khoshnood B, Melve KK, Latos-Bielenska A, McDonnell B, Mullaney C, O'Mahony M, Queisser-Wahrendorf A, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Rounding C, Salvador J, Tucker D, Wellesley D, Yevtushok L, Dolk H.  Twenty-year trends in the prevalence of Down syndrome and other trisomies in Europe: impact of maternal age and prenatal screening. Eur J Hum Genet 2013; 21(1):27-33.

  

Khoshnood B, Loane M, Garne E, Addor M-C, Arriola L, Bakker M, Barisic I, Bianca S, Boyd P, Calzolari E, Doray B, Draper E, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Klungsoyr Melve K, Latos-Bielenska A, McDonnell R, Mullaney C, Nelen V, O'Mahony M, Pierini A, Queisser-Luft A, Randrianaivo HD, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Salvador J, Tucker D, Verellen-Dumoulin C, Wellesley D, Zymak-Zakutnya N, Dolk H. Recent decrease in the prevalence of congenital heart defects in Europe. J Pediatr 2013; 162(1):108-13.

 

Newham JJ, Glinianaia SV, Tennant PW, Rankin J, Bell R. Improved antenatal detection of congenital anomalies in women with pre-gestational diabetes: population-based cohort study. Diabet Med 2013; 30(12):1442-8.

 

Wijers CH, van Rooij IA, Bakker MK, Marcelis CL, Addor MC, Barisic I, Beres J, Bianca S, Bianchi F, Calzolari E, Greenlees R, Lelong N, Latos-Bielenska A, Dias CM, McDonnell R, Mullaney C, Nelen V, O'Mahony M, Queisser-Luft A, Rankin J, Zymak-Zakutnya N, de Blaauw I, Roeleveld N, de Walle HE. Anorectal malformations and pregnancy-related disorders: a registry-based case-control study in 17 European regions. BJOG 2013; 120(9):1066-74.

 

Wu J, Morris JK. Trends in maternal age distribution and the live birth prevalence of Down's syndrome in England and Wales: 1939-2010. Eur J Hum Genet 2013;21:943-7.

 

Wu J, Springett A, Morris JK. Survival of trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome) and trisomy 13 (Patau syndrome) in England and Wales: 2004-2011. Am J Med Genet A 2013;161:2512-8.

 

 

2012

 

Alberman E, Mutton D, Morris JK. Cytological and epidemiological findings in trisomies 13, 18 and 21: England and Wales 2004-2009. Am J Med Genet A 2012; 158A(5):1145-50.

 

Best KE, Tennant PW, Bell R, Rankin J. Impact of maternal body mass index on the antenatal detection of congenital anomalies. BJOG 2012; 119(12):1503-11.

 

Best KE, Glinianaia SV, Bythell M, Rankin J. Hirschsprung's disease in the North of England: prevalence, associated anomalies, and survival. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2012; 94(6):477-80.

 

Best KE, Tennant PW, Rankin J, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Epidemiology of small intestinal atresia in Europe: a register-based study. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2012; 97(5):F353-8.

  

Boyd PA, Rounding C, Chamberlain P, Wellesley D, Kurinczuk JJ. The evolulation of prenatal screening and diagnosis and its impact on an unselected population over an 18-year period. BJOG 2012; 119(9):1131-40.

 

Fitzsimons KJ, Mukarram S, Copley LP, Deacon SA, van der Meulen JH. Centralisation of services for children with cleft lip or palate in England: a study of hospital episode statistics. BMC Health Serv Res 2012; 12(1):148.

 

Garne E, Loane M, Dolk H, Barisic I, Addor M-C, Arriola L, Bakker M, Calzolari E, Dias CM, Doray B, Gatt M, Melve KK, Nelen V, O'Mahony M, Pierini A, Randrianaivo-Ranjatoelina H, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Tucker D, Verellen-Dumoulin C, Wiesel A. Spectrum of congenital anomalies in pregnancies with pregestational diabetes. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2012, 94(3):134-40.

 

Hannon T, Tennant PW, Rankin J, Robson SC. Epidemiology, natural history, progression and postnatal outcome of severe fetal ventriculomegaly. Obstet Gynecol 2012; 120(6):1345-53.

 

Howe DT, Rankin J, Draper ES. Schizencephaly prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and clues to aetiology: a register based study. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2012; 39(1):75-82.

 

Iyer NP, Tucker DF, Roberts SH, Moselhi M, Morgan M, Matthes JW. Outcome of fetuses with Turner syndrome: a 10-year congenital anomaly register based study. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2012; 25(1):68-73.

 

Morris JK. Trisomy 21 mosaicism and maternal age. Am J Med Genet A 2012; 158A(10):2482-4.

  

Morris JK, Alberman E, Mutton D, Jacobs P. Cytogenetic and epidemiological findings in Down syndrome: England and Wales 1989-2009. Am J Med Genet 2012; 158A(5):1151-7.

 

Nassar N, Leoncini E, Amar E, Arteaga-Vazquez J, Bakker M, Bower C, Canfield M, Castilla E, Cocchi G, Correa A, Csaky-Szunyogh M, Feldkamp M, Khoshnood B, Landau D, Lelong N, Lopez-Camelo J, Lowry B, McDonnell R, Merlob P, Metneki J, Morgan M, Mutchinick O, Palmer NM, Rissmann A, Siffel C, Sipek A, Szabova E, Tucker D, Mastroiacovo P. Prevalence of esophageal atresia among 18 International Birth Defects Surveillance Programs. Birth Defects Research (Part A) 2012, 94:893-899.

 

Pedersen RN, Calzolari E, Husby S, Garne and a EUROCAT Working Group. Oesophageal atresia: prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and associated anomalies in 23 European regions. Arch Dis Child 2012; 97(3):227-32.

 

Prathapan S, Adams J, Bythell M, Ranking J. Are there socio-economic inequalities in the uptake of Down syndrome screening in the UK? Prenat Diagn 2012; 32(3):293-5.

 

Rankin J, Tennant PW, Bythell M, Pearce MS. Predictors of survival of children born with Down syndrome: a registry-based study. Pediatrics 2012; 129(6):1373-81.

 

Wellesley D, Dolk H, Boyd PA, Greenlees R, Haeusler M, Nelen V, Garne E, Khoshnood B, Doray B, Rissmann A, Mullaney C, Calzolari E, Bakker M, Salvador J, Addor MC, Draper E, Rankin J, Tucker D. Rare chromosome abnormalities, prevalence and prenatal diagnosis rates from population-based congenital anomaly registers in Europe. Eur J Hum Genet 2012; 20(5):521-6.

  

2011 

 

Boyd PA, Haeusler M, Barisic I. Surveillance of congenital anomalies in Europe 1980-2008. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2011; 91(1):1.

 

Boyd PA, Haeusler M, Barisic I, Loane M, Garne E, Dolk H. The EUROCAT network-organisation and processes. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2011; 91(1):2-15.

 

Boyd PA, Loane M, Garne E, Khoshnood B, Dolk H, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Sex chromosome trisomies in Europe: prevalence, prenatal detection and outcome of pregnancy. Eur J Hum Genet 2011; 19(2):231-4.

 

Boyd PA, Tonks AM, Rankin J, Rounding C, Wellesley D, Draper ES, and a BINOCAR Working Group. Monitoring the prenatal detection of structural fetal congenital anomalies in England and Wales: register-based study. J Med Screen 2011; 18(1):2-7.

 

Dadvand P, Rankin J, Rushton S and Pless-Mulloli T. Ambient air pollution and congenital heart disease: a register-based study. Environ Res 2011; 111(3):435-41.

 
Dadvand P, Rankin J, Rushton S and Pless-Mulloli T. Association between maternal exposure to ambient air pollution and congenital heart disease: a register-based spatiotemporal analysis. Am J Epidemiol 2011; 173(2):171-82.

  

Dolk H, Loane M, Garne E, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Congenital heart defects in Europe: prevalence and perinatal mortality, 2000-2005. Circulation 2011; 123(8):841-9. 

 

Garne E, Dolk H, Loane M, Wellesley D, Barisic I, Calzolaru E, Densem J and a EUROCAT Working Group. Surveillance of multiple congenital anomalies: Implementation of a computer algorithm in European Registers for classification of cases. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2011; 91(1):44-50.  

 

Greenlees R, Neville A, Addor MC, Amar E, Arriola L, Bakker M, Barisic I, Boyd PA, Calzolari E, Doray B, Draper E, Vollset SE, Garne E, Gatt M, Haeusler M, Kallen K, Khoshnood B, Latos-Bielenska A, Martinez-Frias ML, Materna-Kiryluk A, Dias CM, McDonnell B, Mullaney C, Nelen V, O'Mahony M, Pierini A, Queisser-Luft A, Randrianaivo-Ranjatoelina H, Rankin J, Rissmann A, Ritvanen A, Salvador J, Sipek A, Tucker D, Verellen-Dumoulin C, Wellesley D, Wertelecki W. EUROCAT member registries: organisation and activities. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2011; 91(1):51-100.

 

Jayachndran D, Bythell M, Platt MW, Rankin J. Register based study of bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex: prevalence, associated anomalies, prenatal diagnosis and survival. J Urol 2011; 186(5):2056-60.

 

Khoshnood B, Greenlees R, Loane M, Dolk H, and a EUROCAT Working Group. EUROCAT public health indicators for congenital anomaly in Europe. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2011; 91(1):16-22. 

 

Loane M, Dolk H, Garne E, Greenlees R, and a EUROCAT Working Group. EUROCAT data quality indicators for population-based registries of congenital anomaly. Birth Defect Res (Part A) 2011; 91(1):23-30. 

 

Loane M, Dolk H, Kelly A, Teljeur C, Greenlees R, Densem J and a EUROCAT Working Group. EUROCAT statistical monitoring: Identification and investigation of ten year trends of congenital anomaly in Europe. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2011; 91(1):31-43. 

 

Sethna F, Tennant PW, Rankin J, C Robson S. Prevalence, naturnal history, and clinical outcome of mild to moderate ventriculomegaly. Obstet Gynecol 2011; 117(4):867-76.

 

Smith LK, Budd JL, Field DJ, Draper ES. Socioeconomic inequalities in outcome of pregnancy and neonatal mortality associated with congenital anomalies: population based study. BMJ 2011; 343:d4306.

 

Tennant PW, Rankin J, Bell R. Maternal body mass index and the risk of fetal and infant death: a cohort study from the North of England. Hum Reprod 2011; 26(6):1501-11.

 

Tennant PW, Samarasekera SD, Pless-Mulloli T, Rankin J. Sex differences in the prevalence of congenital anomalies: a population-based study. Birth Defects Res (Part A) 2011; 91(10):894-901.

 

Wright JC, Budd JL, Field DJ, Draper ES. Epidemiology and outcome of congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a 9-year experience. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2011; 25(2):144-9. 

  

2010

 

De Souza E, Alberman E, Morris JK. Down's syndrome: screening and antenatal diagnosis regionally in England and Wales 1989-2008. J Med Screen 2010; 17(4):170-5.

 

De Souza E, Morris JK; EUROCAT Working Group. Case-control analysis of paternal age and trisomic anomalies. Arch Dis Child 2010; 95(11):893-7. 

 

Dolk H, Armstrong B, Lackowycz K, Vrijheid M, Rankin J, Abramsky L, Boyd PA, Wellesley D. Ambient air pollution and risk of congenital anomalies in England, 1991-1999. Occup Environ Med 2010; 67(4):223-7. 

 

Garne E, Dolk H, Loane M, Boyd PA, and a EUROCAT Working Group. EUROCAT website data on prenatal detection rates of congenital anomalies. J Med Screen 2010; 17(2):97-8.

 

Garne E, Khoshnood B, Loane M, Boyd P, Dolk H; EUROCAT Working Group. Termination of pregnancy for fetal anomaly after 23 weeks of gestation: a European register-based study. BJOG 2010; 117(6):660-6.

 

Garne E, Loane, Addor MC, Boyd PA, Barisic I, Dolk H. Congenital hydrocephalus-prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and outcome of pregnancy in four European regions. Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2010; 14(2):150-5.

 

Jentink J, Dolk H, Loane MA, Morris JK, Wellesley D, Garne E, de Jong-van den Berg L, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Intrauterine exposure to carbamazepine and specific congenital malformations: systematic review and case-control study. BMJ 2010; 341:c6581.

 

Jentink J, Loane MA, Dolk H, Barisic I, Garne E, Morris JK, de Jong-van den Berg LT, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Valproic acid monotherapy in pregnancy and major congenital malformations. N Engl J Med 2010; 362(23):2185-93.

 

Rankin J, Cans C, Garne E, Colver A, Dolk H, Uldall P, Amar E, Krageloh-Mann I. Congenital anomalies in children with cerebral palsy: a population-based record linkage study. Dev Med Child Neurol 2010; 52(4):345-51. 

 

Rankin J, Tennant PW, Stothard KJ, Bythell M, Summerbell CD, Bell R. Maternal body mass index and congenital anomaly risk: a cohort study. Int J Obes (Lond) 2010; 34(9):1371-80.

 

Savva GM, Walker K, Morris JK. The maternal age-specific live birth prevalence of trisomies 13 and 18 compared to trisomy 21 (Down syndrome). Prenat Diagn 2010; 30(1):57-64.

 

Tennant PW, Pearce MS, Bythell M, Rankin J. 20-year survival of children born with congenital anomalies: a population-based study. Lancet 2010; 375(9715):649-56. 

  

2009

 
Choudhry MS, Rahman N, Boyd P, Lakhoo K. Duodenal atresia: associated anomalies, prenatal diagnosis and outcome. Pediatr Surg Int 2009; 25(8):727-30.

 

Dadvand P, Rankin J, Shirley MD, Rushton S, Pless-Mulloli T. Descriptive epidemiology of congenital heart disease in Northern England. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2009; 23(1):58-65.

 

De Souza E, Halliday J, Chan A, Bower C, Morris JK. Recurrence risks for trisomies 13, 18,and 21. Am J Med Genet A 2009; 149A(12):2716-22.

 

Dolk H; EUROCAT Project Management Committee. What is the "primary" prevention of congenital anomalies? Lancet 2009; 374(9687):378.

 

Draper ES, Rankin J, Tonks A, Boyd P, Wellesley D, Tucker D, Budd J and BINOCAR Management Committee. Congenital abnormalities: data needed to establish causes. BMJ 2009; 339:b3428.

 

Hodgson S, Shirley MS, Bythell M, Rankin J. Residential mobility during pregnancy in the north of England. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2009; 9:52.

 

Loane M, Dolk H, Morris JK; EUROCAT Working Group. Maternal age-specific risk of non-chromosomal anomalies. BJOG 2009; 116(8):1111-9. 

 

Morris JK, Alberman E. Trends in Down's syndrome live births and antenatal diagnosis in England and Wales from 1989 to 2008: analysis of data from the National Down Syndrome Cytogenetic Register. BMJ 2009; 339:b3794.

 
Pharoah PO, Glinianaia SV, Rankin J. Congenital anomalies in multiple births after early loss of a conceptus. Hum Reprod 2009; 24(3):726-31.

 

Ramsey L, Howe DT, Wellesley D. Parental attitude to participating in long-term follow-up studies of their children's health after in-utero diagnosis of abnormalities. Prenat Diagn 2009; 29(3):207-12.

 
Rankin J, Chadwick T, Natarajan M, Howel D, Pearce MS, Pless-Mulloli T. Maternal exposure to ambient air pollutants and risk of congenital anomalies. Environ Res 2009; 109(2):181-7.

 

Savva GM, Morris JK. Ascertainment and accuracy of Down syndrome cases reported in congenital anomaly registers in England and Wales. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2009; 94(1):F23-7. 

    

2008

 

Barisic I, Tokic V, Loane M, Bianchi F, Clazolari E, Garne E, Wellesley D, Dolk H, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Descriptive epidemiology of Cornelia de Lange syndrome in Europe. Am J Med Genet (Part A) 2008; 146(1):51-9. 

 

Blyth M, Howe D, Gnanapragasam J, Wellesley D. The hidden mortality of transposition of the great arteries and survival advantage provided by prenatal diagnosis. BJOG 2008; 115(9):1096-100.

 
Boyd PA, Devigan C, Khoshnood B, Loane M, Garne E, Dolk H, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Survey of prenatal screening policies in Euorpe for structural malformations and chromosomal anomalies, and their impact on detection and termination rates for neural tube defects and Down's syndrome. BJOG 2008; 115(6):589-96.

 

Bythell M, Bell R, Taylor R, Zalweski S, Wright C, Rankin J, Ward Platt MP. The contribution of late termination of pregnancy to stillbirth rates in Northern England, 1994-2005. BJOG 2008; 115(5):664-6.

 

Dolk H, Jentink J, Loane M, Morris J, de Jong-van den Berg LT, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Does lamotrigine use in pregnancy increase orofacial cleft risk relative to other malformations? Neurology 2008; 71(10):714-22.

 

Draper ES, Rankin J, Tonks AM, Abrams KR, Field DJ, Clarke M, Kurinczuk JJ. Recreational drug use - a major risk factor for gastroschisis? Am J Epidemiol 2008; 167(4):485-91.

 

Fillingham A, Rankin J. Prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and survival of gastroschisis. Prenat Diagn 2008; 28(13):1232-7.

 
Glininanaia SV, Rankin J, Wright C. Congenital anomalies in twins: a register-based study. Hum Reprod 2008; 23(6):1306-11.

 
Irving C, Basu A, Richmond S, Burn J, Wren C. Twenty-year trends in prevalence and survival of Down syndrome. Eur J Hum Genet 2008; 16(11):1336-40.

 
McNally RJ, Rankin J, Shirley MD, Rushton SP, Pless-Mulloli T. Space-time analysis of Down syndrome: results consistent with transient pre-disposing contagious agent. Int J Epidemiol 2008; 37(5):1169-79.

  
Morris JK, Savva GM. The risk of fetal loss following a prenatal diagnosis of trisomy 13 or trisomy 18. Am J Med Genet A 2008; 146(7):827-32.

 

Mytton J, Harrison V, McLoughlin A, Thompson R, Overton T. An evaluation of the recording of folic acid use in the South West Congenital Anomaly Register. Prenat Diagn 2008; 28(8):722-6.

 

Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Toledano MB, Bennett J, Best N, Hambly P, de Hoogh C, Wellesley D, Boyd PA, Abramsky L, Dattani N, Fawell J, Briggs D, Jarup L, Elliott P. Chlorination disinfection by-products and risk of congenital anomalies in England and Wales. Environ Health Perspect 2008; 116(2):216-22.

 

Rankin J, Silf KA, Pearce MS, Parker L, Ward Platt M. Congenital anomaly and childhood cancer: a population-based, record linkage study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2008; 51(5):608-12.

 
Swamy R, Embleton N, Hale J. Sacrococcygeal teratoma over two decades, birth prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and clinical outcomes. Prenat Diagn 2008; 28(11):1048-51.

 
Wren C, Reinhardt Z, Khawaja K. Twenty-year trends in diagnosis of life-threatening neonatal cardiovascular malformations. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2008; 93(1):33-5.

  

2007

 

Armstrong BG, Dolk H, Pattenden S, Vrijheid M, Loane M, Rankin J, Dunn CE, Grundy C, Abramsky L, Boyd PA, Stone D, Wellesley D. Geographic variation and localised clustering of congenital anomalies in Great Britain. Emerg Themes in Epidemiol 2007; 6:4-14.

 

Choudhry M, Boyd PA, Chamberlain PF, Lakhoo K. Prenatal diagnosis of tracheo-oesophageal fistual and oesophageal atresia. Prenat Diagn 2007; 27(7):608-10.

 

Hemming V, Rankin J. Small intestinal atresia in a defined population: occurrence, prenatal diagnosis and survival. Pren Diagn 2007; 27(13):1205-11.

 
Loane M, Dolk H, Bradbury I, and a EUROCAT Working Group. Increasing prevalence of gastroschisis in Europe 1980-2002: a phenomenon restricted to younger mothers? Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2007; 21(4):363-9.

 

Morris JK, Wald NJ. Prevalence of neural tube defect pregnancies in England and Wales from 1964 to 2004. J Med Screen 2007; 14(2):55-9.

 
Morris JK, Wald NJ. Estimating the risk of Down's syndrome in antenatal screening and the gestation at which this risk applies. J Med Screen 2007; 14(1):5-7.

  

2006

 
Calvert JK, Boyd PA, Chamberlain PC, Syed S, Lakhoo K. Outcome of antenatally suspected congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung: 10 years' experience 1991-2001. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2006; 91(1):26-8. 

 

Morris JK, Alberman E, Mutton D. The proportions of Down's syndrome pregnancies detected prenatally in England and Wales from 1989 to 2004. J Med Screen 2006; 13(4):163-5.
 
Morris JK, Mutton D, Alberman E. Rates of Down syndrome at the upper extreme of maternal age: considerations and recommendations in analysis. Prenat Diagn 2006; 16(11):1091.

 
Savva GM, Morris JK, Mutton DE, Alberman E. Maternal age-specific fetal loss rates in Down syndrome pregnancies. Prenat Diagn 2006; 26(6):499-504.

  

2005

 

Anumba DO, Scott JE, Plant ND, Robson SC. Diagnosis and outcome of fetal lower urinary tract obstruction in the Northern region of England. Prenat Diagn 2005; 25(1):7-13.

 

Boyd PA, Armstrong B, Dolk H, Botting B, Pattenden S, Abramsky L, Rankin J, Vrijheid M, Wellesley D. Congenital anomaly surveillance in England - ascertainment deficiencies in the national system. BMJ 2005; 330(7481):27.

 

Dolk H, Loane M, Garne E, De Walle H, Queisser-Luft A, De Vigan C, Addor MC, Gener B, Haeusler M, Jordan H, Tucker D, Stoll C, Feijoo M, Lillis D, Bianchi F. Trends and geographic inequalities in the prevalence of Down syndrome in Europe, 1980-1999. Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 2005; 53(2):87-95.

 

Garne E, Loane M, Dolk H, De Vigan C, Scarano G, Tucker D, Stoll C, Gener B, Pierini A, Nelen V, Rosch C, Gillerot Y, Feijoo M, Tincheva R, Queisser-Luft A, Addor MC, Mosquera C, Gatt M, Barisic I. Prenatal diagnosis of severe structural congenital malformations in Europe. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2005; 25(1):6-11.

 

Howarth ES, Draper ES, Budd JL, Konje JC, Clarke M and Kurinczuk JJ. Population-based study of the outcome following the prenatal diagnosis of cystic hygroma. Prenat Diagn 2005; 25(4):286-91.

 

Morris JK, Mutton DE, Alberman E. Recurrences of free trisomy 21: analysis of data from the National Down Syndrome Cytogenetic Register. Prenat Diagn 2005; 25(12):1120-8.

  

Rankin J, Pattenden S, Abramsky L, Boyd P, Jordan H, Stone D, Vrijheid M, Wellesley D, Dolk H. Prevalence of congenital anomalies in five British regions, 1991-99. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2005; 90(5):374-9.

 

Richmond S, Atkins J. A population-based study of prenatal diagnosis of congenital malformations over 16 years. BJOG 2005; 112(10):1349-57.

 

Tanner K, Sabrine N, Wren C. Cardiovascular malformations among preterm infants. Paediatrics 2005; 116(6):833-8.

 

Wellesley D, Boyd P, Dolk H, Pattenden S. An aetiological classification of birth defects for epidemiological research. J Med Genet 2005; 42(1):54-7.

  

2004

   
Boyd PA, Tondi F, Hicks NR, Chamberlain PF. Autopsy after termination of pregnancy for fetal anomaly: retrospective cohort study. BMJ 2004; 328(7432):137.

 

Patel Y, Boyd PA, Chamberlain P, Lakhoo K. Follow-up of children with isolated fetal echogenic bowel with particular reference to bowel-related symptoms. Prenat Diagn 2004; 24(1):35-7.

  

2003

 

Bell R, Rankin J, Donaldson LJ. Down's syndrome: occurrence and outcome in the north of England, 1985-99. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2003; 17(1):33-9. 

 

Dastgiri S, Gilmour WH, Stone DH. Survival of children born with congenital anomalies. Arch Dis Child 2003; 88(5):391-4.

 

Gornall AS, Budd JL, Draper ES, Konje JC, Kurinczuk JJ. Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation: accuracy of prenatal diagnosis, prevalence and outcome in a general population. Prenat Diagn 2003; 23(12):997-1002.

 

Lowry R, Steen N, Rankin J. Water fluoridation, stillbirths and congenital abnormalities. J Epidemiol Community Health 2003; 57(7):499-500. 

 

Morris JK, Wald NJ, Mutton DE, Alberman E. Comparison of models of maternal age-specific risk for Down syndrome live births. Prenat Diagn 2003; 23(3):252-8.

 

Parker MJ, Budd JL, Draper ES, Young ID. Trisomy 13 and trisomy 18 in a defined population: epidemiological, genetic and prenatal observations. Prenat Diagn 2003; 23(10):856-60. 

  

2002

 

Dastgiri S, Stone DH, Le-Ha C, Gilmour WH. Prevalence and secular trend of congenital anomalies in Glasgow, UK. Arch Dis Child 2002; 86(4):257-63.

 

Morris JK, Mutton DE, Alberman E. Revised estimates of the maternal age specific live birth prevalence of Down's syndrome. J Med Screen 2002; 9(1):2-6.

  

2001

 

Boyd PA, Chamberlain PF. Risk of adverse birth outcomes near landfill sites. Local registers provide more accurate information. BMJ 2001; 323(7325):1366.

 

Bullen PJ, Rankin JM, Robson SC. Investigation of the epidemiology and prenatal diagnosis of holoprosencephaly in the North of England. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2001; 184(6):1256-1262. 

  

2000

 
Boyd PA, Jefferies M, Chamberlain PF, Crocker AJ. Screening for Down's syndrome. Biochemical screening offers advantages. BMJ 2000; 321(7263):762.

  

Howe DT, Gornall R, Wellesley D, Boyle T, Barber J. Six year survey of screening for Down's syndrome by maternal age and mid-trimester ultrasound scans. BMJ 2000; 320(7235):606-10.

 

Rankin J, Glinianaia S, Brown R, Renwick M. The changing prevalence of neural tube defects: a population based study in the North of England, 1984-96. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2000; 14(2):104-10. 

 

White SM, Chamberlain P, Hitchcock R, Sullivan PB and Boyd PA. Megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome; the difficulties with antenatal diagnosis. Case report and review of the literature. Prenat Diagn 2000; 20(9):697-700.