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  • Child Poverty Monitor 2014 

    Simpson, Jean; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; Adams, Judith; Reddington, Anne; Duncanson, Mavis
    This Report provides data and technical information on child poverty measures, economic indicators, and child health measures. It builds on the information previously reported in the Children’s Social Health Monitor, thereby ...
  • Child Poverty Monitor 2015 

    Simpson, Jean; Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; Pierson, Melanie
    The Child Poverty Monitor and this Technical Report provide data on a set of indicators that assess aspects of child poverty in New Zealand and their implications for child wellbeing. In it are data on income and non-income ...
  • Child Poverty Monitor 2018: Technical Report 

    Duncanson, M; Oben, G; Wicken, A; Richardson, G; Adams, J; Pierson, M
    Each and every child has the right to grow up to be healthy, strong, well-educated and capable of contributing to their community and wider society, as demonstrated in every international agreement to recognise and protect ...
  • Child Poverty Monitor 2019: Technical Report 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Richardson, Georgia; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; Adams, Judith
    Children in Aotearoa New Zealand should be supported to live lives in which there are resources available for them to thrive, where they are experiencing wellbeing and opportunities to work towards fulfilling their potential, ...
  • Child Poverty Monitor: Technical Report 2016 

    Simpson, Jean; Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; Gallagher, Sarah
    The Child Poverty Monitor and this Technical Report provide data on a set of indicators that assess aspects of child poverty in New Zealand and their implications for child wellbeing. In it are data on income and non-income ...
  • Child Poverty Monitor: Technical Report 2017 

    Duncanson, M; Oben, G; Wicken, A; Morris, S; McGee, M.A.; Simpson, J
    The Child Poverty Monitor and this Technical Report provide data on a set of indicators that assess aspects of child poverty in New Zealand and their implications for child wellbeing. In it are data on income and non-income ...
  • Chronic Kidney Disease and its Clinical Implications on Red Blood Cell Survival and Glycaemic Control 

    Vos, Frederiek Eva
    World-wide the incidence of individuals developing stage 3 to stage 5 chronic kidney disease (CKD) is increasing. Diabetic nephropathy is the major aetiological factor for this increasing epidemic of CKD. A significant ...
  • Circulating anti-Müllerian hormone in the older man 

    Chong, Yih Harng
    This thesis provides the first description of circulating anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) in older men. AMH is a gonadal hormone, with overt function in the generation of the male phenotype during development, and a biomarker ...
  • Circulating MicroRNAs in Bariatric Surgery 

    Chan, Cheng Yee
    Obese patients who undergo gastric bypass surgery experience metabolic changes resulting in appetite loss and the apparent disappearance of type II diabetes within days to weeks, even before weight loss occurs. The ...
  • Clinical Assessment of the child: Does drawing help children talk about their presenting problems? 

    Woolford, June 'Junie'
    Child psychopathology is a significant mental health issue in New Zealand and overseas. When child mental health services are required, clinicians should conduct assessments that are developmentally sensitive and include ...
  • Cognitive functioning of patients who develop delirium after cardiac surgery 

    Gold, Sasha Dione
    In the present study the cognitive outcomes of cardiac surgery were examined in patients who did or did not develop delirium early post-operatively. The study expanded on previous research by investigating: (1) the ...
  • Cohesin and CTCF in early zebrafish embryogenesis 

    Meier, Michael
    Early embryonic development in metazoans is characterised by extensive changes in gene expression and chromatin remodelling at all levels. In most metazoans, zygotic genomes are transcriptionally ...
  • Cohesin and Regulation of Gene Expression During Zebrafish Development 

    Tahsin, Nabila
    Made up of four subunits, Structural Maintenance of Chromosomes (SMC) proteins, the SMC1 and SMC3 subunits, Rad21 and stromalin antigens (SA1/2), the ring- shaped protein cohesin is an essential part of both the mitotic ...
  • Combating anaemia and micronutrient deficiencies among young children in rural Cambodia through in-home fortification and nutrition education. 

    Jack, Susan Janice
    Background: Child survival is improving in Cambodia, nevertheless, 40% of Cambodian children under-five years of age are stunted and 55% are anaemic, with a peak anaemia prevalence in late infancy of 86%. In efficacy trials ...
  • Comparison of socio-economic and life satisfaction outcomes following a stroke or an injury in New Zealand 

    McAllister, Susan Margaret
    Background: In New Zealand, people unable to work due to an illness may be eligible for a means-tested government benefit whereas injured people are eligible for a wide range of support including earnings-related compensation ...
  • Constipation: A commonly costly complex condition 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; Morris, Simon; Adams, Judith; Gallagher, Sarah; Simpson, Jean
    Background: The 2015 New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service reports to NZ district health boards (DHBs) on the health status of children and young people found that constipation was a common reason for acute and ...
  • Constitutive PD-L1 expression in melanoma 

    Ahn, Jeong Hyun (Antonio)
    Treatment of melanoma based on targeted therapy and immunotherapy has dramatically advanced over the past decade. Advances in targeted therapy have been based on inhibition of the MAPK pathway while for immunotherapy, ...
  • Coupling the Adjuvant CpG Oligonucleotides to RHDV VLP 

    Pelham, Simon John
    Immunotherapies have the potential to harness the immune system in order to target and clear cancer cells. One branch of immunotherapeutic research is the development of cancer vaccines. Virus-like particles (VLP) make ...
  • Cracking open death: death conversations in primary care 

    Llewellyn, R; Jaye, Chrystal; Egan, Richard; Cunningham, Wayne; Young, Jessica; Radue, Peter
    INTRODUCTION: Research supports talking about death outside the end-of-life context. Benefits include allaying death anxiety to increased engagement in health promotion interventions. Nonetheless, the focus on death ...
  • Cultural Competence Training for Health Researchers 

    Dawson, Anna Margaret
    The purpose of this thesis is to investigate, within an Aotearoa/New Zealand context, the need for, approach to and effectiveness of cultural competence training for health researchers. Although there have been programmes ...