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Small sample deep learning for newborn gestational age estimation (2017)
Conference Proceeding
Torres Torres, M., Valstar, M. F., Henry, C., Ward, C., & Sharkey, D. (2017). Small sample deep learning for newborn gestational age estimation. doi:10.1109/FG.2017.19

A baby’s gestational age determines whether or not they are preterm, which helps clinicians decide on suitable post-natal treatment. The most accurate dating methods use Ultrasound Scan (USS) machines, but these machines are expensive, require traine... Read More

Neonatal head and torso vibration exposure during inter-hospital transfer (2017)
Journal Article
Blaxter, L., Yeo, M., McNally, D., Crowe, J. A., Henry, C., Hill, S., …Sharkey, D. (in press). Neonatal head and torso vibration exposure during inter-hospital transfer. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, doi:10.1177/0954411916680235. ISSN 0954-4119

Inter-hospital transport of premature infants is increasingly common, given the centralisation of neonatal intensive care. However, it is known to be associated with anomalously increased morbidity, most notably brain injury, and with increased morta... Read More

Impulsivity and symptoms of nicotine dependence in a young adult population (2011)
Journal Article
Chase, H. W., & Hogarth, L. (2011). Impulsivity and symptoms of nicotine dependence in a young adult population. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 13(12), doi:10.1093/ntr/ntr114. ISSN 1462-2203

Introduction: Impulsivity is widely regarded as a risk factor for drug dependence. However, its relationship with the symptomatology of nicotine dependence is poorly understood. Methods: To examine the nature of these relationships, we recru... Read More