Article info

Download PDFPDF

Association between caesarean section delivery and obesity in childhood: a longitudinal cohort study in Ireland

Authors

  • Gwinyai Masukume The Irish Centre for Fetal and Neonatal Translational Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Cork, Ireland Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Fergus P McCarthy The Irish Centre for Fetal and Neonatal Translational Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Cork, Ireland Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland Department of Women and Children’s Health, School of Life Course Sciences, King’s College London, London, United Kingdom PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Philip N Baker College of Life Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Louise C Kenny Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Susan MB Morton Centre for Longitudinal Research - He Ara ki Mua, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Deirdre M Murray The Irish Centre for Fetal and Neonatal Translational Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Cork, Ireland Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jonathan O’B Hourihane The Irish Centre for Fetal and Neonatal Translational Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Cork, Ireland Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ali S Khashan The Irish Centre for Fetal and Neonatal Translational Research (INFANT), University College Cork, Cork, Ireland School of Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Fergus P McCarthy; fergus.mccarthy{at}ucc.ie
View Full Text

Citation

Masukume G, McCarthy FP, Baker PN, et al
Association between caesarean section delivery and obesity in childhood: a longitudinal cohort study in Ireland

Publication history

  • Received July 2, 2018
  • Revised August 8, 2018
  • Accepted November 13, 2018
  • First published March 15, 2019.
Online issue publication 
March 15, 2019

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.