“We needed this”: perspectives of parents and healthcare professionals involved in a pilot newborn screening program for spinal muscular atrophy
EClinicalMedicine, Volume 33, March 2021
This Article supports SDG 3 by highlighting the benefits of equipping a wider (non-specialist) workforce to deal with the demands of population screening for rare diseases such as spinal muscular atrophy through education programmes and access to expert opinions.
Encyclopedia of Virology (Fourth Edition), Volume 2, 2021, Pages 232-244
Overviews the Ebola virus, endemic in Central Africa and cause of severe hemorrhagic fevers. Although no licensed treatment is available to treat disease, vaccines have recently been licensed in Europe, the USA and elsewhere. The goal of SDG 3.3 is 3.3 the end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases.
Elsevier, The Lancet, Volume 397, 6 February 2021
Elsevier, The Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 5, February 2021
Background: nationally determined contributions (NDCs) serve to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement of staying “well below 2°C”, which could also yield substantial health co-benefits in the process.
Sirtuin Biology in Medicine, Targeting New Avenues of Care in Development, Aging, and Disease, 2021, Pages 329-340
This chapter aligns with the SDG goal 3 of good health and wellbeing by showing the role of sirtuins in liver disease and inflammation.
Protocol Handbook for Cancer Biology, 2021, Pages 87-105
This book chapter advances SDG 3 by explaining how cancer stem cells (CSCs) are important for understanding tumor biology and pathogenesis.
AJOG Global Reports, Volume 1, February 2021
The daily use of low-dose aspirin seems to be a safe intervention for reducing the risk of preterm birth and well tolerated by nulliparous pregnant women between 6 and 36 weeks’ gestation in low- and middle-income countries.
Soft Robotics in Rehabilitation: Chapter 8 - An artificial skeletal muscle for use in pediatric rehabilitation robotics
Soft Robotics in Rehabilitation 2021, Pages 241-258
This book chapter advances SDG3 Good Health and Wellbeing and SDG10 Reducing Inequalities by examining the research on artificial skeletal muscle for use in pediatric rehabilitation robotics
Pharmacy Practice Research Case Studies: Chapter 7 - Making Time, Making History, Transforming Lives: Community pharmacy service development and evaluation for people living with learning disabilities
Pharmacy Practice Research Case Studies 2021, Pages 133-153
This book chapter advances SDG3 Good Health and Wellbeing and SDG10 Reducing Inequalities by examining people living with a learning disability (PLWLD) who are at an increased risk of health inequalities resulting in early mortality.