Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.47102/annals-acadmedsg.2020471
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dc.titleAssociation of Cord Blood Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone Levels with Maternal, Delivery and Infant Factors
dc.contributor.authorTan K.M.L.
dc.contributor.authorChu A.H.Y.
dc.contributor.authorLoy S.L.
dc.contributor.authorRajadurai V.S.
dc.contributor.authorHo C.K.M.
dc.contributor.authorCHONG YAP SENG
dc.contributor.authorKarnani N.
dc.contributor.authorLee Y.S.
dc.contributor.authorYap F.K.P.
dc.contributor.authorChan S.Y.
dc.date.accessioned2021-03-16T03:45:23Z
dc.date.available2021-03-16T03:45:23Z
dc.date.issued2020-12
dc.identifier.citationTan K.M.L., Chu A.H.Y., Loy S.L., Rajadurai V.S., Ho C.K.M., CHONG YAP SENG, Karnani N., Lee Y.S., Yap F.K.P., Chan S.Y. (2020-12). Association of Cord Blood Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone Levels with Maternal, Delivery and Infant Factors. Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore 49 (12) : 937 - 947. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.47102/annals-acadmedsg.2020471
dc.identifier.issn03044602
dc.identifier.urihttps://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/187262
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION: This study examined maternal, delivery and infant factors associated with cord thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) concentrations in an Asian population. METHODS: The Growing Up in Singapore Towards healthy Outcomes (GUSTO) study is a mother-offspring birth cohort from 2 major hospitals in Singapore. Cord serum TSH was measured using the Abbott ARCHITECT TSH Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay and the ADVIA Centaur TSH-3 Immunoassay. After excluding infants with a maternal history of thyroid disease, screening cord TSH results from 604 infants were available for multivariable regression analysis in relation to the factors of interest. RESULTS: Babies born by vaginal delivery had significantly higher cord serum TSH concentrations than babies born by caesarean section. Cord serum TSH concentrations differed significantly by measurement method. There was no association of cord TSH concentrations with ethnicity, sex, birth weight, gestational age, maternal body mass index, gestational weight gain, gestational diabetes mellitus status and other maternal, delivery and infant factors studied. CONCLUSION: Interpretation of cord serum TSH results may need to take into account mode of delivery and measurement method.
dc.description.urihttps://doi.org/10.47102/annals-acadmedsg.2020471
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherNLM (Medline)
dc.sourceScopus
dc.typeArticle
dc.contributor.departmentDEPT OF OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY
dc.contributor.departmentDUKE-NUS MEDICAL SCHOOL
dc.contributor.departmentDEPT OF BIOCHEMISTRY
dc.contributor.departmentDEPT OF PAEDIATRICS
dc.description.doi10.47102/annals-acadmedsg.2020471
dc.description.sourcetitleAnnals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
dc.description.volume49
dc.description.issue12
dc.description.page937 - 947
dc.published.statePublished
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