Publications

Please find below various publications associated with the NZBDR project.

Borman B, Poynter M. 2014. When enough is not enough: folic acid fortification in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal 127(1399): 83-4. URL: https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal-articles/when-enough-is-not-enough-folic-acid-fortification-in-new-zealand (accessed 19 February 2020).

Elwood M, Borman B. 2012. Increase in disease in Malayan war veterans' children may be misleading. New Zealand Medical Journal 125(1367). URL: https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal-articles/increases-in-disease-in-malayan-war-veterans-children-may-be-misleading (accessed 19 February 2020).

Borman B, Read D. 2010. Birth Defects in the New Plymouth District. CPHR Technical Report. 2010. Birth defects in the New Plymouth District Report. Addendum for Birth Defects in the New Plymouth District Report

Borman B, Read D. 2,4,5-T and birth defects in New Zealand. International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) Annual Conference, Seoul, Korea, August, 2010

Botto LD, Robert-Gnansia E, Siffel C, et al. 2006. Fostering International Collaboration in Birth Defects Research and Prevention: A Perspective From the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research. American Journal of Public Health 96: 774–80. URL: https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2004.057760 (accessed 19 February 2020).

Borman B. 2000. When screening is not enough. Journal of Medical Screening 7(2): 57-8. URL: https://doi.org/10.1136/jms.7.2.57 (accessed 19 February 2020)

Borman B, Brown S. Fortification with Folic Acid. Wellington: Folate Plus Replenishment Committee, 1999

Read D, Borman B. Guidelines for Investigating Clusters of Non-Communicable Disease. Wellington: Ministry of Health, 1997.

Borman B, Cryer C. 1993. The prevalence of anencephalus and spina bifida in New Zealand. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 29(4):282-8. DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.1993.tb00512.x (accessed 19 February 2020).

Borman B, Cryer C. 1992. The composition of drinking water and the prevalence of anencephalus and spina bifida in New Zealand. The International Journal of Risk and Safety in Medicine 3(4):199-206. DOI: 10.3233/JRS-1992-3403 (accessed 19 February 2020).

Borman B, Cryer C. 1990. Fallacies of international and national comparisons of disease occurrence in the epidemiology of neural tube defects. Teratology 42(4):405-12. DOI: 10.1002/tera.1420420409 (accessed 19 February 2020).

Borman B. 1990. Congenital cataracts. New Zealand Medical Journal 103(839):326.

Borman B, Veale AMO, Findlay J. Major birth defects in New Zealand: prevalence and patterns. Patient Management 1987;16:113-22.

Borman B, Chapman C, Howard K, et al. 1987. Using a national register for the epidemiological study of congenital heart defects. New Zealand Medical Journal 100(827):404-6.

Borman B, Howard JK, Chapman CJ. Secular trends in the prevalence of anencephalus in New Zealand. NZ Med J 1986;99:183-5.

Borman B, Smith AH, Howard JK. 1986. Risk factors in the prevalence of anencephalus and spina bifida in New Zealand. Teratology 33(2):221-30. DOI: 10.1002/tera.1420330209 (accessed 19 February 2020).

Borman B, Howard JK, Chapman CJ. The epidemiological study of birth defects. NZ Med J 1984;97:602.

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