We are currently recruiting at Birmingham Women's Hospital and Birmingham Heartlands Hospital. We are aiming to recruit in Birmingham City Hospital by January 2009.
Krone, R.E., Ewer, A.K., Barrett, T.G., Moy, R.J., Bakour, S., Maher, E.R., Thangaratinam, S., Cox, P., Martin, B., Khan, K.S., Zeegers, M.P. The Birmingham Registry for Twin and Heritability Studies (BiRTHS). Twin Research and Human Genetics. 2006: 9: 907-912
Via the project we aim to produce papers in relation to the following titles;
Determinants of pregnancy outcomes
Parental risk factor profiles of pregnancy outcomes
The correlation between amnionicity, chorionicity and zygosity.
Comparison between postnatal and antenatal growth up to 6 months.
Relationship of maternal nutritional status and postnatal growth up to 6 months.
Meta-analysis on the heritability of growth.
The heritability of growth.
Comparison between antenatal and postnatal depression up to 6 months.
Comparison between antenatal depression and pregnancy outcomes.
Comparison between maternal depression and child development.
Heritability of early development
The heritability of early behaviour development
Determinants of early development
Relationship between parental characteristics and early development.
Relationship between pregnancy outcomes and early development.